Welcome to Players Theatre
Home to Players Dramatic Society, an award winning drama group established in 1925
Finally, the lifting of lockdown restrictions means our theatre is getting back to normal.
Plans for our exciting new season of plays are in progress, the first play, Time of My Life, by Alan Ayckbourn, has already been cast, director appointed, and rehearsals have begun!
Auditions to cast the remaining season will be on 31st August.
In order to help our audiences feel as safe as possible, for the 2021/22 season the Monday and Tuesday night performances of all four plays are to be Socially Distanced Performances. If you wish to book tickets for Monday or Tuesday performances please phone the Ticket Secretaries on 0161 485 7704 as these dates will not be available on Ticketsource. Other tickets can be booked as normal here
- Sat, 25 SepPlayers TheatreA family celebration in the local Italian brings up all kinds of issues... Directed by Anne Wint. Performances at 19:45 every night for a week (excluding Sunday). Shows on 27th & 28th will be special socially distanced performances and only be available to book by phone - call 0161 485 7704
- Sat, 20 NovPlayers TheatreStones in His Pockets is a tragicomic two-hander about a small town in Ireland turned upside down by a visiting Hollywood film crew. Curtain up at 19:45, Saturday to Saturday (excl Sunday). 22nd and 23rd will be special socially distanced performances, only available to book by phone - 0161 485 7044
- Sat, 05 MarPlayers TheatreSecret loves and long-held resentments threaten to tear a family apart in a tender exploration of human frailty. Performed every evening for a week (excl Sunday) with curtain up at 19:45. The 7th & 8th will be special socially distanced performances - please call 0161 485 7704 to book these dates
- Sat, 14 MayPlayers TheatreA funny and poignant comedy, dramatising the events backstage as a colourful, complicated actress makes her farewell performance. Performed every evening for a week (excluding Sunday) with curtain up at 19:45. Shows on 17th & 18th will be socially distanced - call 01614857704 to book these dates