The Atkinson January – April 2016 Brochure


Highlights for this season include music from the likes of Thea Gilmore,Gretchen Peters, The Christians and we welcome the return of Heritage Opera.We also Love Folk with the return of the festival Valentine’s Weekend  (Friday 12 & Saturday 13) with headliners Seth Lakeman, Michael McGoldrick, John McCusker & John Doyle to name just a few.

We have two fun packed holidays in February and Easter. Scamp Theatre who have previously brought us Stick Man and Scarecrow Wedding return withTiddler and Other Tales which is a mix of Julia Donaldson’s much loved tales.Perfect fun for under 4s is Breaking the Ice and we retell the story of Barney and Stig in Stig of the Dump.

Dance highlights include Bolshoi Ballet, Richard Alston Dance Company and Ballet Theatre UK bring Pinocchio.

We have a big season of laughs with comedy giants Hal Cruttenden, Chris Ramsey, Alun Cochrane, Ed Byrne, Dave Spikey and the regular Laugh Out Loud Comedy Club.

We are delighted to present the first major exhibition in the UK of Shojo Manga – World of Japaneses Girls’ Comics, Victorian Dreamers displays classic art from our own collection. Join us as we take a tour down one of England’s most famous and well loved shopping boulevards  in Lord Street: Past, Present & Future.

Art buyers and collectors will be delighted in our new selling space The Landing, due to open on Sat 6 February featuring artist Derek Culley.

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