Octagon Theatre

Polly Checkland Harding
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Bolton Octagon stage in the round
Image courtesy Bolton Octagon

Octagon Theatre, Howell Croft South, Bolton, BL1 1SB – Visit Now

Opened in 1967 and constructed from money raised by public donation, the Octagon Theatre was the first theatre built in North West England after World War II, and has been making nationally-regarded theatre, with a strong community focus, ever since.

  • Howell Croft South
  • Bolton
  • BL1 1SB
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Opening Hours

  • Mon: 9:00am – 6:00pm
  • Tue: 9:00am – 6:00pm
  • Wed: 9:00am – 6:00pm
  • Thu: 9:00am – 6:00pm
  • Fri: 9:00am – 6:00pm
  • Sat: 9:00am – 6:00pm
  • Sun: Closed
  • Always double check opening hours with the venue before making a special visit

Things to do at Octagon Theatre

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Black Men Walking at the Royal Exchange

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Hetain Patel at Manchester Art Gallery

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Maeve Brennan: The Drift at the Whitworth

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Risham Syed Untitled Lahore Series 10, Courtesy the artist and Project 88, New North & South, Manchester Art Gallery
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