Bolton

Early One Morning follows Journey's End at the Octagon
By Glenn Meads · 19 Sep 2014

This production is a partner piece to Journey's End, currently playing at the Octagon.

Want to star in a play? The Octagon needs young men
By Glenn Meads · 15 Aug 2014

The Octagon is looking for local young men, aged 18 - 30 to feature in Early One Morning but be quick as the closing date to apply is soon.

Cast: David Birrell in Octagon's Journey's End
By Glenn Meads · 11 Aug 2014

Acclaimed for his recent lead performance in Sweeney Todd at the West Yorkshire Playhouse and Royal Exchange, David Birrell is in the Octagon's opening new season production.

Brief Encounter with ... Duet For One/Separation's Clare Foster
By Glenn Meads · 2 Apr 2014

Clare Foster is trading musicals such as Merrily We Roll Along and Crazy For You for the challenge of performing two Tom Kempinski plays in repertoire at The Octagon Theatre. We caught up with her to find out more.

Cast: Clare Foster in Octagon's Duet for One/Separation
By Glenn Meads · 24 Mar 2014

The West End actress returns to the Octagon to perform in two Tom Kepinski plays in rep

This May Hurt a Bit (Tour - Bury St Edmunds)
By Anne Morley-Priestman · 8 Mar 2014

As agit-prop theatre goes, Max Stafford-Clark's production of Stella Feehily's "This May Hurt a Bit" must surely rank as one of the most stylish ever staged

Looking Forward: Our Top Tips
By Glenn Meads · 1 Jan 2014

We look at the some of the highly anticipated productions heading your way

Project XXX to tour Northwest Jan - Feb
By Glenn Meads · 20 Dec 2013

Laid Bare Theatre will take multimedia theatre show Project XXX on a 10 performance date tour of the Northwest region in January and February 2014

WIN Robin Hood family tickets at the Bolton Octagon
By Glenn Meads · 31 Oct 2013

The new Christmas production at the Bolton Octagon is Robin Hood and we have one family ticket (admits four, two of the party must be children) to give away