Sat 10th June to Sat 17th June at 7.30pm


Crompton Stage Society present




Adapted for the stage by Shaun McKenna; 
Based on the film written And directed by Charles Dance
From A short story by William J. Locke


The final play of our 50th Anniversary Season.

Set in Cornwall in the mid 1930’s tellsof two ageing spinster sisters Ursula and Janet Widdington. Their lives are turned upside down when they discover a young man washed ashore on the beach, close to death. They nurse him back to health and discover he is a talented Polish violinist, on his way to seek a career in the USA. Despite her sister’s concerns, Ursuls falls in love with him. It leads to a journey of discovery for her and a poignant ending.


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 Friday 23rd June at 8.00pm




Actor, Singer and Songwriter Charlie Dore makes her debut at Playhouse 2. Famous for the recording of Pilot of the Airways, Charlie has produced recordings for Celine Dion,Hayley Westernra and Status Quo with her collaborator Julian Littman.

A show not to be missed.


Tickets £12.50 in advance (£15.00 on door) ON SALE NOW

Saturday 24th June at 8.00pm




A welcome return of our favourite local Rock n’ Roll band. All proceeds going to Chadderton and Oldham Cancer Research and Playhouse 2 Building Fund.


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Friday 30th June at 8.00pm




'A Day by the Riverside' 

Directed by International singer songwriter Kadria Thomas.
Soul Inspiration have been singing together for 7 years and are looking forward to our return to the playhouse2 we are bringing with us an evening programme reflecting the feel of a day by the river to include traditional Gospel along with popular music songs.
We have invited some special guests to join us including local folk artist Anita Lee and pupils from St Martins School, Oldham. 
A concert that will definatly give you that feel good summer feeling and keep you smiling and singing for many days to come!


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(Unreserved seats)

Saturday 1st July at 8.00pm




From supporting Robert Plant, Eric Clapton,Paul Jones ,Phil Collins and many more music icons Mike is now the most exciting R’n’B and Rock pianist in the UK. The theatre will be shaking with this fabulous performer. He is back after a break of two years. Sure to be a sell-out.


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Friday 14th July at 8.00pm




The Threetles reacreate 'The Summer Of Love'.....


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Saturday 15th July at 8.00pm



Classic Sax Solos


The UK’s finest Sax player brings our 20 years of Music Gigs to a momentous end with his Classic Sax Solos show. Expect ‘Baker Street’, ‘A million love songs’, 'Just the way you are' and many more. Snake has played Sax for the M People, Take That, The Eurithmics, James Brown,Paul McCartney etc and has been a Patron of Playhouse 2 for many years.


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Sat 10th to Sat 17th June at 7.30pm



Adapted by Shuan Mc Kenna from the film by Charles Dance.

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