Theatre Specifications

Oldham Coliseum Theatre’s Main House has a classic proscenium arch stage with a permanent fore stage. The orchestra pit is located underneath the fore stage but seats will need to be removed to accommodate it. The auditorium holds 524 people on three levels.

Stage technical specification

We also have a 60 seat studio theatre available for hire: Studio technical specification

If you are interested in hiring the Coliseum for a private or corporate function please email

If you are interested in visiting the lesser seen backstage areas of the Coliseum, contact the Education Department on 0161 785 7007 or email

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