Chorley Little Theatre


Dole Lane, Chorley
United Kingdom


Originally opened as Chorley's first electric cinema in 1910, Chorley Little Theatre has become a thriving arts venue in the centre of the town. Since 1960 it has been owned and operated by the amateur dramatics group CADOS, who have been putting on high-quality productions for over 75 years. CADOS now present at least 6 productions per Season (a Season runs from September until July)

It is also the home of the award-winning Chorley Youth Theatre who meet every Saturday, putting on shows throughout the year; and Chorley Film Society who present the cinema experience on their 21-foot wide screen with 8-Speaker Surround Sound.

Run entirely by volunteers the Theatre is fully equipped to present a great night out. The intimate auditorium is perfect for plays, musicals, comedy and music.
It has 236 fully-furbished seats, state-of-the-art sound systems and a full range of lighting equipment.
There are 4 spacious Dressing Rooms to the rear of the stage which include room for costumes and props.
Our fully-licenced Bar has a wide range of drinks at reasonable prices. The building has disabled access throughout the public area, including a toilet, and the auditorium is fitted with hearing loop. There are 3 spaces for wheelchairs in the auditorium.

Event image Date Title Category
Look Up And Laugh - 'inclusive' screening
Thu 10 May 2018, 1:30pm Film
NT Live: Macbeth
Thu 10 May 2018, 7:00pm Stage on Screen
Doug Perkins and the Spectaculars
Sat 12 May 2018, 7:30pm - 10:00pm Music
An American In Paris - The Musical [Stage on Screen]
Wed 16 May 2018, 7:00pm Stage on Screen
Craig Campbell
Fri 18 May 2018, 8:00pm - 10:00pm Comedy
Don't Panic! A Dad's Army Tribute Show
Sat 19 May 2018, 7:30pm Comedy
Manford's Comedy Club
Sat 2 Jun 2018, 8:00pm - 10:30pm Comedy
An Ideal Husband
Sun 24 Jun 2018, 7:00pm Stage on Screen
RSC Live: Romeo and Juliet
Wed 18 Jul 2018, 7:00pm Stage on Screen
A Woman of No Importance
Sun 22 Jul 2018, 7:00pm Stage on Screen
Andre Rieu's 2018 Maastricht Concert
Sat 28 Jul 2018, 7:00pm Stage on Screen
Andre Rieu's 2018 Maastricht Concert
Sun 29 Jul 2018, 3:00pm Stage on Screen
RSC Live: The Merry Wives of Windsor
Wed 12 Sep 2018, 7:00pm Stage on Screen
42nd Street - 'inclusive' screening
Thu 20 Sep 2018, 1:30pm Film
Gary Delaney ++VERY LIMITED++
Sun 30 Sep 2018, 8:00pm Comedy
Rob Newman
Thu 25 Oct 2018, 7:30pm Comedy