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AUGUST 2014

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THURSDAY

AUGUST

COURSE DATES & EVENTS

ABTT NorthNet presents a visit to “The Atkinson”

TheAtkinson

Photo Credit: Chris Wells

ABTT NorthNet presents a visit to

“The Atkinson”

Thursday 14th August 2014

Venue: The Atkinson, Lord Street, Southport, PR8 1DB

Time: Meeting in the Theatre Bar at 11am, for 11:30am start.

Website: www.theatkinson.co.uk

RSVP to the office by Monday 11th August.

The Atkinson is Southport’s venue for theatre, concerts, art, poetry etc.  Opened originally in 1874, The Atkinson has recently re-opened after major refurbishment.

The meeting will commence in the main auditorium with a presentation by the venue on the history, and current usage.  This will be followed by the Architect (Mark Lewis of Levitt Bernstein) giving details of the challenges and solutions encountered, and the Theatre Consultant (John Whitaker of Theatreplan) going into more detail on technical theatre aspects.

Tours of technical areas will follow by venue staff.  The meeting will finish at approx. 1.30/2pm with coffee.

Download the PDF. below for full information, directions, travel notes and RSVP details.

ABTT Theatre Visit_The Atkinson, Southport


LOCATION

The Atkinson, Lord Street, Southport, PR8 1DB