News & Blog

For the latest news and to share your thoughts with other Octagon audience members, visit the Octagon Blog.

Image of Octagon Theatre Open Day

Octagon Theatre Open Day

5 Feb 2016

The Octagon Theatre will be opening its doors and welcoming Bolton families and friends to an action-packed day of free events, featuring backstage...


Image of Opportunities at the Octagon for Artists and Theatre-Makers

Opportunities at the Octagon for Artists and Theatre-Makers

11 Jan 2016

This year, the Octagon will be supporting theatre-makers and artists across the north of England to produce original and exciting work as part of two...


Image of Octagon Theatre Announces £4.3m in Arts Council Funding

Octagon Theatre Announces £4.3m in Arts Council Funding

8 Jan 2016

The Octagon Theatre is thrilled to announce an allocation of £4.3m from Arts Council England’s Large Capital Grants Scheme, using money from the...


Image of The First National Octagon Prize

The First National Octagon Prize

11 Dec 2015

The Octagon Theatre is delighted to launch its first national writing prize: a competition celebrating new and original writing for the stage.


Image of New Season Announcements

New Season Announcements

13 Nov 2015

The Octagon announces a new programme of work, including world premieres, co-productions, site-specific, and young person productions.


Image of The BFG: Director and Cast Annoucement

The BFG: Director and Cast Annoucement

28 Sep 2015

This Winter, the Octagon will be transformed into a swishwifflingly scrumdiddlyumptious wonderland filled with good dreams, greedy giants,...


Image of Octagon Announces New Assistant Director

Octagon Announces New Assistant Director

28 Sep 2015

Esteemed Regional Theatre Young Director Scheme and Elizabeth Newman awards Ben Occhipinti the Assistant Director residency at the Octagon Theatre.


Image of Now accepting entries for Best of Bolton!

Now accepting entries for Best of Bolton!

18 Sep 2015

We are now accepting entries for the annual The Best of Bolton event - a celebration of exceptional local talent brought to life on the Octagon's main...


Image of Share Your Family Ways with the Octagon

Share Your Family Ways with the Octagon

3 Aug 2015

To celebrate The Family Way, the new 2015/16 season, and the theme of family, the Octagon Theatre is inviting the Bolton community to send in pictures...


Image of The Family Way - Cast Announcement

The Family Way - Cast Announcement

30 Jul 2015

The Octagon’s exciting interim season launches with The Family Way, a funny and intimate portrayal of family life written by celebrated local...


Page 1 of 16 (156 records): 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 ... 16

Calendar

< February 2016 >
M T W T F S S
7
14
21
28
 
 
Join us on Facebook

Join us on Facebook

For all the latest news, pics, casting...


 

Join our Mailing list

 
 

Follow us on

RSS Twitter Facebook YouTube
 

 
Mind Unit - websites, content management and email marketing for the arts