Oldham Coliseum Theatre

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Oldham Coliseum Theatre
Address Fairbottom Street
Capacity Auditorium: 524
Studio Theatre: 50
Opened 1885
Renovated 2012
Oldham Coliseum

Oldham Coliseum Theatre is a theatre in Oldham, Greater Manchester, England.

The history of the theatre can be traced back to 1885.

Found on Fairbottom Street in the town centre, Oldham's Coliseum is a repertory theatre which celebrated its centenary in 1987. Its interior makes it a great period classic in theatre terms, and has seen the likes of local performers such as Eric Sykes, Charlie Chaplin, Dame Thora Hird and Dora Bryan tread its boards.

The theatre was renovated in 2012.[1]

External links[edit]


  1. ^ Merrifield, Nicola (21 September 2012). "Oldham Coliseum opens after revamp". Thestage.co.uk. The Stage Media Company Limited. Retrieved 27 March 2014. 

Coordinates: 53°32′33″N 2°6′29″W / 53.54250°N 2.10806°W / 53.54250; -2.10806