Octagon Theatre

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.

Bolton Octagon stage Arthur Miller and Michael Frayn plays in new season
By Glenn Meads · 19 May 2014

Noises Off, A View From The Bridge and a new production by Jim Cartwright feature in the new season which opens in September.

Daniel Boys and Lauren Samuels star in Octagon's Love Story
By Glenn Meads · 10 Apr 2014

Howard Goodall's little seen musical version of the hit film stars successful TV talent show graduates Daniel Boys and Lauren Samuels

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

Twelfth Night (Octagon Theatre, Bolton)
By David Cunningham · 2 Mar 2014

Dave Cunningham enjoys the Bard in Bolton

Snow White and the Seven Dwarves (Yeovil)
By Kris Hallett · 16 Dec 2013

A safe, fun and charming family favourite at the Octagon Theatre that feels slightly under cast

Brief Encounter with ... Robin Hood star Marc Small
By Glenn Meads · 5 Nov 2013

With Christmas not that far away now, The Octagon Theatre are getting ready for their production of "Robin Hood". We caught up with their man in tights - Marc Small

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