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Oldham Coliseum Theatre

Coliseum Theatre Fairbottom Street, Oldham OL1 3SW, England
+44 161 624 2829
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Excellent theatre

Went to watch meat pie sausage roll really good play very funny with some serious messages really... read more

Reviewed yesterday
frankyboy T
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Spring and Port Wine and Hysteria

We really enjoy going to this gem of a theatre. A varied genre of productions. Both productions... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Janet H
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Ellesmere Port, United Kingdom
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Coliseum Theatre Fairbottom Street, Oldham OL1 3SW, England
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+44 161 624 2829
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Reviewed yesterday

Went to watch meat pie sausage roll really good play very funny with some serious messages really enjoyed it ,good acting and good singing by the cast

Thank frankyboy T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoy going to this gem of a theatre. A varied genre of productions. Both productions that we have seen recently were very professionally done. The staff are lovely, friendly and helpful. We ventured into the bar and had a coffee before the start-...More

Thank Janet H
Management response:

Thanks so much Janet H for your feedback. We're so glad that you enjoyed Spring and Port Wine and Hysteria. Next up is a run of Hard Times beginning on Friday 19 May - Saturday 3 June, and following that a North West premiere of...More

Reviewed 9 April 2017

An evening to here Clare Teal and her 9 piece band sing Etta James. Simply wonderful. Clare has a lovely warm, engaging manner and a wonsderful voice. She's complemented by an excellent band of talented musicians and she allows them to demonstrate their abilities. Oldham...More

1  Thank prefdavid
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Thanks so much prefdavid - we're really glad you enjoyed your visit to see the wonderful Clare Teal who goes down a storm every time she performs. Thanks so much for your feedback about our venue. We have an incredible band of loyal hard working...More

Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Not been to Oldham Coliseum for years but we will definitely be going again. From the minute we arrived the staff were very friendly and made us feel very welcome. Programmes were very reasonably priced at £2, bottles of water £1. Seats were very comfy...More

Thank mrso1980
Management response:

Thanks so much mrso1980. We're really pleased you enjoyed your visit to us - come and see us soon: next up is Oldham Coliseum Theatre's production of the 1960s comedy "Spring and Port Wine" (from the pen of Bill Naughton - the writer of "Alfie")...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

I love visiting this theatre and enjoy every production. Love the building and even have favourite seats. The best theatre in the area by farMore

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Management response:

Thanks so much - we're delighted to hear that you value the theatre so much. We're very proud of our theatre and we really value our loyal audiences, as well as new people who are discovering the Coliseum. Thank you for taking the time to...More

Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Booked on the afternoon as last minute choice and had a great night. Mat pie sausage roll is ace. The coliseum stalls bar was a pleasant experience before the show, and ice cream at the interval wasn't particularly a rip off either. Great seats in...More

1  Thank Lynne P
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Thanks so much Lynne. We're delighted that you made that last minute choice and got seats too as "Meat Pie, Sausage Roll" was a smash hit with audiences (we're very pleased to say.) Really glad you enjoyed the bar, and found our prices competitive for...More

Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Nice theatre staff always pleasant and good value for money. Watched Justin Moorhouse who provided good northern humour with a lot of local knowledge

1  Thank chris f
Management response:

Really glad you enjoyed it. You might like Meat Pie, Sausage Roll, which is on at the moment (must end Saturday 25 March) - audience feedback to this great night out has been incredible.

Reviewed 13 March 2017

I go to this theatre every year for the pantomimes, we take a whole school and hav the best time with the children. Great humour with big laughs even from the kids , they get it lol. Great view wherever you sit, great music and...More

Thank _janetntel
Management response:

Thanks so much for your review. We're really glad that your school enjoys coming to the Coliseum. Thanks very much for booking with us.

Reviewed 25 February 2017

From the telephone reservation taken by Anna, to the warm smile and courtesy by all the staff. We were delighted with the theatre. Thank you.More

1  Thank Stuart170649
Management response:

Thanks so much Stuart. Wonderful to have your feedback on our Box Office team and Front of House team of staff and volunteers. Our audiences are incredibly important to us so thank you for booking with us. Hope to see you at Meat Pie, Sausage...More

Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

One of the best Theatres going. The productions here are always top class. The amount of stars who have learned their trade here is endless.

1  Thank Graham A
Management response:

Thanks very much Graham. Wonderful to hear that. Hope you've booked for Meat Pie, Sausage Roll. We open it tonight and it's looking (and sounding) fabulous.

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reveclipse
I presume the restricted view behind the pillars are quite poor ?
17 September 2016|
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Response from Paul H | Property representative |
Hello there - sorry I missed your question. Give our Box Office staff a ring as they'll be able to answer you on a seat by seat basis. We've got an old auditorium (the seats are very comfortable) and restricted views were... More
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kimberleywoodward77
can you see from the front row of the upper circle and is it suitable for children?
7 April 2016|
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Response from Paul H | Property representative |
Hello there Kimberly you can see very well from the upper circle front row. Our friendly box office team are very happy to answer any questions you've got about the suitability of the show for different age ranges of... More
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catherine c
What is the upper tier like? Is there any restrictions on the view?
21 November 2015|
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Response from Paul H | Property representative |
Hello there Kimberly you can see very well from the upper circle front row. Our friendly box office team are very happy to answer any questions you've got about the suitability of the show for different age ranges of... More
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