Octagon Theatre Bolton proudly presents the world premiere musical I Capture the Castle, based on the iconic novel by Dodie Smith, and co-produced with Watford Palace Theatre and Kevin Wallace Limited, in association with Deborah Ward.
Octagon Theatre Bolton and York Theatre Royal are proud to present a brand new adaptation of The Tenant of Wildfell Hall. Based on the novel by Anne Brontë, this new adaptation by award-winning playwright Deborah McAndrew will be directed by Octagon Artistic Director Elizabeth Newman.
Greater Manchester’s producing theatres are seeking participants from across the region for a free theatre criticism scheme. The theatres (Royal Exchange Theatre, HOME, Contact, the Bolton Octagon and Z-arts) invite applications from anyone aged 16+ with an interest in critical writing for the theatre. Both new and emerging writers are encouraged to apply. No previous experience is necessary, only a love of and interest in live performance.