Saddleworth Live and the Millgate Arts Centre

'Saddleworth Live' programmes, promotes and hosts the very best professional theatre, music, comedy, cabaret and pantomime for the Millgate Arts Centre in Saddleworth, where Greater Manchester meets the Pennines. 

We belong to a team of volunteers who work in collaboration to create the Millgate Arts Centre - a treasured theatre and community centre for Saddleworth and the wider area.

For more information, contact Tim Newbold and Michael Powis (Saddleworth Live).
07515 392462.

The Millgate Arts Centre is home to a thriving local arts community, providing a base for theatre, film and concert societies and Saddleworth Live. 

The Millgate Arts Centre holds art exhibitions and is available for hire for business or personal use. It has a 160-seat raked auditorium with excellent sound and light facilities as well as a comfortable bar area, where you can meet and socialise before and after the performances.

also at the Millgate Arts Centre...

Saddleworth Players

Saddleworth Players is a thriving amateur theatre company based in the Millgate Arts Centre, Delph. The society produces five plays per season.

They always have room for new actors, workers on stage, backstage helpers, front of house and bar staff. For more information, please contact Ian Shepherd or call 01457 874644.

Saddleworth Concerts Society

Saddleworth Concerts Society plays host to some of the finest national and international musical talent, right on your doorstep. With four concerts each season, it is a not-to-be-missed opportunity to see some of the best in classical and contemporary classical music.
A subscription ticket for all four concerts is £50. Tickets for individual concerts are £15. Concessionary price for school children and music students is £4.00 per concert. 

Saddleworth Film Society

Temporarily 'on hold' following the pandemic lockdown. Details soon!

Each season, we show a selection of 10 films on Monday evenings for members.

In order to come and see a show you must be a member of the Film Society, or a member’s guest. Membership costs £40, or a guest ticket is £5. For details contact Howard Wrigley on 01457 876600 or Nancy Hobson on 0161 665 2821.

Millgate Auditorium Appeal

For details about the Millgate Arts Centre's auditorium, bar and foyer refurbishment appeal and how you can support our community theatre please visit