What’s On

All the Little Lights

Monday 20 & Tuesday 21 February

Poignant, moving and darkly funny, this award-winning new play tells the searing story of three girls slipping through the cracks in society. In a world where nobody wants you, what would you do to survive?

Jane Eyre - An Autobiography

Wednesday 22 March

Struggling to think, live and love beyond the stifling expectations of duty, class and convention, governess Jane Eyre and master Edward Rochester take a dark journey towards sensual and intellectual liberation.

Strictly Murder

Friday 31 March & Saturday 1 April

Lies, subterfuge and murder make this fast-moving thriller a dark and disturbing roller coaster of bluff and double bluff.

Stand Up Stand Up

Wednesday 3 - Saturday 6 May

From the internationally acclaimed writer of Road and The Rise and Fall of Little Voice comes this new dark comedy - hilarious and heartbreaking in turns.

Romeo & Juliet

Wednesday 24 May

In Romeo & Juliet, Merely present young love in all its raw and savage beauty. The show drives through action-packed thrills and tender intimacy to crushing loss.

Twelfth Night

Thursday 25 May

Merely Theatre perform stripped back, gender-blind Shakespeare that promises unrivalled energy and accessibility. In Twelfth Night, unlikely lovers collide in a tale of identical twins, disguises, deceptions, and mistaken identities.


Sunday 9 July

Every act of remembering is an act of storytelling. So here's Eamonn Fleming’s...


Friday 21 & Saturday 22 July

The year is 1885. The place is the streets of Manchester. The fight is for survival.