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
RSC Live: Twelfth Night
Sun 25 Feb 2018, 7:00pm - 10:00pm Stage on Screen
Andy Zaltzman - Satirist For Hire
Tue 27 Feb 2018, 8:00pm - 10:00pm Comedy
Turned Out Nice Again - 'inclusive' screening
Thu 1 Mar 2018, 1:30pm Film
Manford's Comedy Club
Sat 3 Mar 2018, 8:00pm - 10:30pm Comedy
The Death of Stalin
Sun 4 Mar 2018, 7:30pm Film
Jess Robinson: Here Come The Girls
Thu 8 Mar 2018, 8:00pm Comedy
Iain Stirling: U OK, HUN? X ++SOLD OUT++
Sat 10 Mar 2018, 8:00pm - 10:00pm Comedy
NT Live: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Sun 11 Mar 2018, 7:00pm - 10:30pm Stage on Screen
Be My Baby Audition
Sun 18 Mar 2018, 10:00am CADOS
Mark Steel ++SOLD OUT++
Wed 21 Mar 2018, 8:00pm Comedy
NT Live: Julius Caesar
Thu 22 Mar 2018, 7:00pm - 10:00pm Stage on Screen
Lady Windermere's Fan
Sun 25 Mar 2018, 7:00pm Stage on Screen
Steve Royle & Friends Family Comedy Show
Mon 2 Apr 2018, 2:30pm - 4:30pm Comedy
Manford's Comedy Club
Sat 7 Apr 2018, 8:00pm - 10:30pm Comedy
Safety Last! - 'inclusive' screening
Thu 12 Apr 2018, 1:30pm Film
RSC Live: Macbeth
Sun 29 Apr 2018, 7:00pm Stage on Screen
Simon Evans: Genius ++VERY LIMITED++
Fri 4 May 2018, 8:00pm Comedy
Manford's Comedy Club
Sat 5 May 2018, 8:00pm - 10:30pm Comedy

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