capitol theatre

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Based in the heart of Manchester, the Capitol Theatre is the theatre for Manchester Metropolitan University. The theatre is the performance space for students on our acting courses within the Faculty of Art and Design.

The MMU School of Theatre is well known for training actors. The School receives more than 1,000 applications each year and has nurtured talents like Steve Coogan, Bernard Hill, Anthony Sher, David Threlfall and Richard Griffiths. The BA(Hons) Acting course is the only National Council for Drama Training accredited course in the North of England. Manchester is an ideal setting for our students. Famous for it's lively theatre and media environment, including 13 theatres and home to Granada and the BBC. Come and see some of our up and coming actors and future stars on the stage at one of our seasons plays.

List of Directors.
History

The School of Theatre, home of the Capitol Theatre opened its doors in the 1960s. Originally the Drama department of the Northern School of Music we became part of the Manchester Metropolitan University in 1970 and were based in the Capitol Building in Didsbury. This was the former ABC Cinema. In 1998 we moved to the All Saints Campus on Oxford Road where we're currently based and which is now home to the Capitol Theatre.


Connected mandy members:

Freddie Hill
Actor
2020, Peter Pan, Tink
2020, Niall Horan / Nice to Meet You, Friend
Callum Lurie
Actor
2019, Beauty and the Beast, Beast
2018, The 39 Steps, Annabella/ Pamela/ Margaret
Alison Eager
Dancer
2018, Sam smith / One last song, Dancer
London Palladium
Robyn Esson
Actor
2018, Mary Poppins, Fannie
Capitol Theatre
2017, Sam Smith / One Last Song, Stage Manager
Kevin Power
Actor
2017, Oliver - the musical, Fagin
Capitol Theatre
Mel Mitchell
Actor
2017, Oklahoma, Background character
Madison Kalbhenn
Stage Manager
2016, Crazy For You, Apprentice Stage Manager
Liam Howlett
Musical Director
2015, Cinderella, Musical Director
Horsham Capitol Theatre
Ziska Louis
Actor
2015, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Puck
2014, Sam Smith / Lay Me Down, Dancer
St Margaret's Church, South East London
Tobi Gems
Singer
2014, Sam Smith - Stay With Me (Live) - Stripped, Vocals for Sam Smith on the live stripped video recording
Liam Howlett
Musical Director
2014, Hairspray, Musical Director
Horsham Capitol Theatre
Allison Bjerkseth
Stage Manager
2014, Driving Miss Daisy, Apprentice Stage Manager
Port Hope
Jason Kinney
Lighting Technician
2013, All events and performances, Lighting Director (Interim)
Capitol Theatre
Joel Daffurn
Actor
2012, Fear and Misery in the Third Reich, The Worker, The Man, First SA Man, Older Worker
Ian Pink
Actor
2011, Stags and Hens, Kav
Capitol Theatre
Ian Pink
Actor
2011, Pornography, Lecturer

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Alternative Company Names

Capitol, Capitol, Manchester Metropolitan School of Theatre