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Coliseum Panto 2019 - Jack and the Beanstalk

Not only is winter coming (or upon us) the Coliseum panto 'Jack and the beanstalk' starts this month on Saturday16th November and will run until January 11th. The Coliseum pantos are much accliamed and always fun for all the family. This year - it's Jack and the Beanstalk, a tale in which poor young lad Jack sells his cow for magic beans, much to [...] Read more

Build a Rocket - Oldham Library

Winner of the Yasmin is a bright 16-year-old from a small seaside town. In an instant, her world is turned upside down when she becomes pregnant with her son, Jack. Suddenly her life isn't sandcastles, arcades, and donkey rides. Abandoned by both the father of her child and her alcoholic mother, Yasmin faces one of life's great challenges [...] Read more

Dracula's Ghost - Oldham Library

Written by Jonathan Goodwin - Directed by Gary Archer Jonathan Goodwin as Dracula and Suzy Celensu as Florence Stoker When Bram Stoker's widow welcomes lawyer Mr Leech into her home, there begins a tale of the most feared vampire of all time, of his un-dead life and times, and the remarkable characters he has met down the centuries. An original [...] Read more

Oldham Coliseum Autumn-Winter Season

This is the line-up of plays for the Oldham Coliseum's Autumn Winter Season No Man’s Land (5-7 September) A dark comedy by Nobel Prize winning writer Harold Pinter which sees two elderly writers – one famous and wealthy and the other a down-at-heel poet, in an alcohol fuelled night of reminiscence and power games. Strangers on a Train Set (11-14 [...] Read more

Lyceum Theatre Oldham Season 2019-2020

Mr. Wonderful 20 – 28 September 2019 Mr Wonderful - by James Robson Norma is growing old without growing up. She lives with her bedridden mother Phoebe who is on the verge of Alzheimer’s which makes her believe she’s the Queen Mother. Norma is trying to find her Mr Wonderful through a dating agency. After several hilarious and poignant attempts [...] Read more