Regrettably, due to the COVID-19 outbreak, we are are taking an enforced break but we’ll be announcing our new season as soon as possible.

We will be contacting patrons regarding refunds and we thank you for your patience while we do this.

We are very grateful for your continued support - thank you.

Latest News


2020-03-17T13:33:05+00:00 March 17th, 2020|Latest News|

The Government has advised the public to avoid social places including theatres. As the safety of our members, cast, crew and patrons alike are our top priority, it is with the greatest sadness that we must announce that Alice in Wonderland will be cancelled. We would like to take this opportunity to thank all the

The posters are up so it must be real!

2020-01-30T16:15:16+00:00 January 30th, 2020|Coming Soon, Latest News|

The talented cast of this most popular play have been rehearsing for months, discovering the challenges and delights of performing Shakespeare. The cast of Twelfth Night. Traditionally at WLT, it’s when the posters go up that reality sets in and the adrenalin races as opening night draws near, but this cast refuse to

The WLT 2019/20 Season is Announced!

2019-06-18T15:57:57+00:00 April 13th, 2019|Latest News|

The WLT 2019/20 Season is Announced! Advanced news of New Season Wigan Little Theatre is delighted to announce its 2019/20 season which is sure to whet the appetite of theatre-goers and prospective cast members. The season includes: 4th to 14th September - The Railway Children by Dave Simpson Directed by Lauren Brown. 16th to 26th


2018-05-23T10:48:56+00:00 May 23rd, 2018|Latest News|

WLT's 2018/19 SEASON ANNOUNCED! We are delighted to announce our 2018/19 season! We have a great selection of plays and we hope you are as excited as we are. You’ll notice that we have an extra production in November with the Youth Theatre taking the stage for three nights. Tickets for their production and the

Much Ado about Masks!

2018-03-11T13:34:40+00:00 March 11th, 2018|Latest News|

Much Ado about Masks! Rehearsals are well underway for WLT’s production of Much Ado About Nothing and it’s going to be a theatrical treat. But there’s a lot of other preparation to do to make it all happen, Not least, the props! In the spirit of working together, props mistess Elaine Delaney and daughter Mary

‘The Play’s the Thing’ – WLT’s new sculpture unveiled!

2018-03-09T18:30:41+00:00 March 9th, 2018|Latest News|

Wigan Little Theatre is pleased to welcome the latest addition to the theatre, an original work of art, entitled ‘The Play’s the Thing’ The Theatre’s president, Margaret Kinley, Commissioned local sculptor, Andy Shaw, who created a striking sculpture of three figures, designed to convey something of the spirit of theatre in performance. The figures are

WLT Youth Theatre is back!

2017-11-17T20:00:04+00:00 November 17th, 2017|Latest News|

We are pleased to announce that we are re-launching our youth group. Young people and their parents are invited to join us at our open evening on Monday 11th December at 7pm to find out how to get involved. The age range will be 11 to 18 years and sessions will be every Saturday morning,

Fab New Social Events Announced at WLT

2017-08-23T09:48:12+00:00 August 23rd, 2017|Latest News|

WLT is planning a great new series of social events which will include theme nights, race nights quizzes and cabaret in the bar ‘Next Door’. The first event is a Bingo, Beetle and Dominos Night on 23rd September, so please join us. We’re also planning the ‘Tuesday Matinee’ where members and friends will meet ‘Next Door’

The WLT 2017/18 Season is Announced!

2017-07-26T13:28:33+00:00 July 26th, 2017|Latest News|

The WLT 2017/18 Season is Announced! Advanced news of New Season Wigan Little Theatre is delighted to announce its 2017/18 season which is sure to whet the appetite of theatre-goers and prospective cast members. The selection is an ambitious programme, offering plays which have never,  or rarely been performed in amateur theatre, as well as