15 November 2019

The Big Christmas Switch On: 17 Nov 2019

The Atkinson’s Box Office, Shop and A Great Little Place cafe are open 1pm-5:30pm on Sunday 17 November for The Big Christmas Switch On. With special guest Peter Andre, you can expect…

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11 November 2019

The Atkinson team up with LHK Productions to announce a new Christmas Pantomime opening December 2020

Press Release: 11.11.19 (for immediate release) The Atkinson is excited to announce Cinderella as their first Christmas Pantomime in collaboration with LHK Productions. The production will be the first Christmas Panto at…

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8 November 2019

What do The Greatest Showman, Horrible Histories and a smiling Queen Victoria have in common?

 The Atkinson’s latest exhibition, We Are Not Amused Researchers from Edge Hill University are revealing the forgotten history of nineteenth-century humour in an exhibition opening Saturday 23 November at 10am.  Roll up,…

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8 November 2019

Charlotte Brontë: About the Author

Ahead of Blackeyed Theatre’s production of Jane Eyre at The Atkinson (8 & 9 Nov), we find out more about author Charlotte Brontë and what led her to write the gothic masterpiece….

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