The Empty Space at Footlights House

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The Empty Space at Footlights House
Image courtesy of Footlights Theatre.

The Empty Space is an intimate black box theatre space. Situated close to the MediaCityUK studios, with free parking and good transport links, the theatre hosts plays, comedy, musicals, performance poetry, recitals and showcases. An ideal venue to present creative work of all kinds and a party or event space.

It’s a self built and funded theatre — the kind of grassroots venue we love. Set back in an industrial estate its 80’s building has been creatively transformed, and now encompasses a 155 seat theatre that feels substantial but intimate. There’s also a gorgeous bar and outdoor terrace.

48 Kansas Avenue, Media CitySalfordM50 2GL View map
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Opening Hours

  • Monday9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Tuesday9:00am - 11:00pm
  • Wednesday9:00am - 11:00pm
  • Thursday9:00am - 11:00pm
  • Friday9:00am - 11:00pm
  • Saturday9:00am - 11:00pm
  • Sunday9:00am - 5:00pm

Always double check opening hours with the venue before making a special visit.

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