Bolton Little Theatre

Bolton Little Theatre
Hanover Street, Bolton, Lancashire, BL1 4TG
  • Telephone 01204 524469
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  • Website www.boltonlittletheatre.co.uk
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Bolton Little Theatre

An amateur theatre with two acting spaces. The main theatre has 163 seats with a raked auditorium and one wheelchair space and lift access.

The Forge theatre seats 61 in two rows on three sides of the acting space. There is a space for a wheelchair and the steps to the back rows are quite steep We put on seven plays per year and also have visiting groups and a Friday evening music event.

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Events at this venue

There are 13 events at this location

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Absurd Person Singular

Meet three couples in their three kitchens on the Christmas Eves of three successive years. The "lower class" but very much up and coming Hopcrofts are in their bright new, gadget filled kitchen anxiously giving a little party for their bank manager and his wife and an architect neighbour. Next there are the architect and…

Mon 29 Jan 2018

£10–£20 / 01204 524469

Tue 30 Jan 2018

£10 / 01204 524469

Wed 31 Jan 2018

£10 / 01204 524469

…and 3 more dates until 3 Feb 2018

The African Queen

Charlie Allnut is the slovenly, gin-swilling captain of a tramp steamer called the African Queen, which ships supplies to small East African villages during World War I. Rose Sayer is the spinster sister of a prim British missionary, Rev. Samuel Sayer. When the Germans invade and Sayer dies, Allnut offers to take Rose…

Fri 27 Apr 2018

£5 / 01204 524469

Agnes Of God

Summoned to a covent, Dr. Martha Livingstone, a court-appointed psychiatrist, is charged with assessing the sanity of a novice accused of murdering her newborn. Miriam Ruth, the MotherSuperior, determindly keeps young Agnes from the doctor, arousing Livingstone's suspicions further. Who killed the infant and who fathered…

Sat 12 May 2018

£10 / 01204 524469

Mon 14 May 2018

£10–£20 / 01204 524469

Tue 15 May 2018

£10 / 01204 524469

…and 4 more dates until 19 May 2018

Thu 14 Dec

Sold out / 01204 524469

Fri 15 Dec

Sold out / 01204 524469

Sat 16 Dec

Sold out / 01204 524469

Sun 17 Dec

Sold out / 01204 524469

The Cemetery Club

A comedy-drama of three widowed friends, Doris Lucille and Esther who live in the same Jewish community. Once a week, they gather to visit their husbands' graves and meet at a deli afterward to talk about their lives. Doris remains fiercely devoted to her late husband and takes her responsibilities as a widow seriously.

Mon 9 Apr 2018

£10–£20 / 01204 524469

Tue 10 Apr 2018

£10 / 01204 524469

Wed 11 Apr 2018

£10 / 01204 524469

…and 3 more dates until 14 Apr 2018

Dirty Dancing

Its the summer of 1963 and Baby is stuck at the Catskills with her parents. Bored but attempting to make the best of the situation, Baby attends the organised classes on merengue dancing and wig demonstration. Suddenly, all of that changes one evening when she discovers the campsites staff having their own wilder party…

Sat 9 Jun 2018

£5 / 01204 524469

Mon 18 Jun 2018

£10–£20 / 01204 524469

Tue 19 Jun 2018

£10 / 01204 524469

Wed 20 Jun 2018

£10 / 01204 524469

…and 3 more dates until 23 Jun 2018

Hats "rent"

Horwich Amateur Theatre Society presents…this exhilarating land-mark musical telling the thrilling story of a group of impoverished young artists struggling to survive in New York City's East Village in the thriving days of Bohemian excess.Inspired by Puccini's classic opera La Bohme, RENT features unforgettable music and…

Wed 18 Apr 2018

£12 / 01204 524469

Thu 19 Apr 2018

£12 / 01204 524469

Fri 20 Apr 2018

£12 / 01204 524469

Sat 21 Apr 2018

£12 / 01204 524469

The Houghton Weavers

Folk music suffused with comedy.

Tue 19 Dec

£13 / 01204 524469

Into The Shadows

Into Cliff and the Shadows, present a unique and entertaining show, not only recreating the unique sound of The Shadows, but also playing many of the early Cliff songs that were written and produced by The Shadows.Among The Shadows many hits, were Wonderful Land, Guitar Tango, Frightened City, Dance On, FBI, Atlantis and…

Sat 2 Jun 2018

£12 / 01204 524469

The Pitmen Painters

Inspired by a book by William Feaver In 1934, a group of Ashington miners and a dental mechanic hired a professor from Newcastle University to teach an Art Appreciation evening class. Unable to understand each other, they embarked on one of the most unusual experiments in British art as the pitmen learned to become…

Sat 3 Mar 2018

£10 / 01204 524469

Mon 5 Mar 2018

£10–£20 / 01204 524469

Tue 6 Mar 2018

£10 / 01204 524469

…and 4 more dates until 10 Mar 2018

Sing-A-Long The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Based on Richard OBriens legendary musical, this cult film follows the adventures of a normal young couple who find themselves trapped in a spooky mansion ruled by the outrageous mad scientist Dr Frank N Furter and his randy servants Riffraff, Magenta and Columbia. Tonight Frank N Furter dreams of creating his perfect man…

Sat 24 Feb 2018

£10 / 01204 524469

Story Space Presents Watchers Of The Skies

Watchers of the Skies is written and performed by poet-storyteller Carol Florence Graham. It tells the story of Edna Leigh, Carols American grandmother, who embarked on a dramatic voyage from New York to Liverpool at the end of World War Two in order to start a new life. Edna lived in Bolton for over forty years and…

Fri 23 Mar 2018

£10 / 01204 524469

Sat 24 Mar 2018

£10 / 01204 524469

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