Roundabout in Little Hulton at Peel Park

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Roundabout pop up theatre

Roundabout in Little Hulton at Peel Park, Manchester 7 — 10 September 2017 Entrance is free

Roundabout, the beautiful pop-up theatre-in-the-round is back, and it’s coming to Little Hulton!

With the help of The Lowry the acclaimed theatre company Paines Plough are bringing three brand new plays to Little Hulton at just £5 for each show. Choose from a psychological thriller about betrayal and forgiveness; a tale of love, friendship and rivalry spanning 30 years; and a larger than life family show about friends and fitting in, set in Bolton.

A unique and intimate pop-up theatre, Roundabout promises top-quality new writing in an incredible venue. Combining comfortable seating and a great view of the actors with cutting edge sound and lighting technology Roundabout is an unmissable theatrical experience.

Previously seen at The Quays in 2015 and in Eccles in 2016, this year it will be popping up in Peel Park, Little Hulton, as part of the Little Hulton Goes Large Festival Thu 7 – Sun 10 September.


Where to go near Roundabout in Little Hulton at Peel Park

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Peel Hall

One of a few remaining Gothic concert halls in the United Kingdom. It has tiered seating for 370 and is housed in the Peel Building which stands at the front of the Peel Park Campus.

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A Salford stalwart, this pub’s architecture and long-serving listing in the Camra Good Beer Guide meaning it’s much more than simply a student dive

Old Pint Pot

This lively spot could be considered a jack of all trades – pub, restaurant, events space and live music venue.

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Hot Bed Press

Hot Bed Press, based at the Casket Works in Salford, is a not-for-profit printmakers’ studio, is now the largest open-access print workshop in the region.

Salford museum and art gallery exterior
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Salford Museum and Art Gallery is a friendly city museum close to Peel Park with special appeal to families; the highlight is Lark Hill Place, a charming Victorian Street installation.

GK Gallery

This Chapel Street gallery and tea room hosts 8-12 week long exhibitions giving emerging artists a chance to showcase their work.

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Islington Mill

A former cotton spinning mill, Islington Mill in Manchester now houses artists’ studios, galleries, a recording studio, a nightclub, cafe and B&B.

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7 Spot Pottery

Part of Salford Makers, 7 Spot is a 360 square foot ceramics studio offering classes and workshops as well as studio space for members.

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