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ABTT NorthNet Members Visit: Academy Theatre, Manchester

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ABTT NorthNet presents a visit to

ACADEMY THEATRE, Manchester
Wednesday 5th  December 2018

Venue: Academy Theatre, Co-op Academy Manchester,
Plant Hill Road, Manchester, M9 0WQ

Time: Arriving at reception from 12 noon for 12.30pm

Website: www.manchester.coopacademies.co.uk

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The academy is part of The Co-operative Academies Trust which is sponsored by The Co-operative Group. The Co-op Academy Manchester originally opened in 2010, and has just opened a new wing which includes a professional standard, 330 seat theatre.

The theatre’s lighting rig is entirely LED luminaires.  The seating is retractable and can be supplemented with loose chairs.  There is an orchestra pit fitted with variable height stage units.

The theatre is also equipped with a tension wired grid and two technical galleries.

The theatre consultant, Drama by Design, will be present to explain the brief and how it was achieved.

Members/guests will be able to view all technical areas of the theatre.

GETTING THERE:

By Car  

The theatre is close to exits from both the M60 and M62.

Academy Theatre,
Co-op Academy Manchester,
Plant Hill Road,
Manchester,
M9 0WQ

By Public Transport

For public transport from Manchester visit:

www.tfgm.com

The ABTT would like to thank the Academy Theatre, Co-op Academy Manchester, for hosting this Members’ Meeting, and Drama by Design for contributing.

LOCATION

Academy Theatre, Co-op Academy Manchester,
Plant Hill Road, Manchester, M9 0WQ