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Coronavirus (COVID-19) information

Published: Monday, 16 March 2020


Please keep an eye out on our social media pages for full updates on individual shows.

Following the announcement by the Government  on 20th March 2020 Wyre's theatres have closed until further notice.


Update 30.03.2020


Wyre Theatres (Marine Hall and Thornton Little Theatre) are in discussion with all of our hirers who have events taking place within the next 12 weeks.



Wherever possible events are being rescheduled and as this happens, updates are being posted on our social media pages and ticket website.


The events that we organise, including weekly Tea Dances and Singing Groups will all be taking a break until at least the end of June.


We are discussing a similar approach with other community groups who hire the Theatres on a regular basis.



Show Updates



Amateur Dramatics Shows


Poulton Drama’s production of ‘ Witness for the Prosecution’ at Thornton Little Theatre has now been rescheduled for 18- 21 Nov. All customers have been contacted and tickets transferred over to the new performances.




Electric Youth Theatre’s show ‘Sparks 2020 ’ was due to take place at Marine Hall on 3 and 4 April. The show will now transfer to Thornton Little Theatre and take place on 4 and 5 September. Our Box Office will be contacting customers as soon as they are able to transfer tickets over.




‘Daisy Pulls it Off’ by Cou-Cou Theatre Productions was due to take place at Thornton Little Theatre on 2-4 April. The show is now taking place from 29 to 31 October. All ticket holders will be contacted.




We are also currently in discussion with Thornton Cleveleys Operatic Society to identify a new date for their ‘Songs For The Shows’ which was due to take place at Thornton Little Theatre on 22 and 25 April.




This is also the case with ‘Wizard of Oz – The Pantomine’ which was due to take place at Thornton Little Theatre on 17 and 18 April, as well as the organisers of the Live Wyre Gang Show which was going to take place at Thornton Little Theatre 26-28 March.




Touring shows and events


Unfortunately The Havana Nights show on the 28th March has been cancelled along with the current tour too. We will be refunding all tickets but confirmation will come from the box office soon.




Unfortunately our Health and Wellbeing event which was taking place on the 5th April has been cancelled. We plan to bring the popular event back to Marine Hall next April.




The Upbeat Beatles show has been rescheduled to 22 October 2020. Our Box Office will be contacting customers as soon as they are able to transfer tickets over.





Unfortunately The Homegrown Art & Music for Huntington’s event will no longer be happening on the 19 April at Marine Hall. However the online art auction is still going ahead and we encourage you to support at




We have rescheduled The Jersey Boys from 26th April to the 22nd November 2020 at Thornton Little Theatre and the tickets will automatically be transferred to these dates. The box office will be in touch with all ticket holders.



Pink Floydian has been rescheduled to Saturday 8 May 2021. Tickets will be transferred over.



Please be assured that our Box Office will contact all customers with information about tickets as soon as they can




Further updates will be posted in due course and ticket holders of any events that are postponed or cancelled will be contacted directly.

Please avoid coming into the theatre box office, our staff will contact you as soon as possible.

We thank you for your continued patience and support.