top of page

2021 will see the launch of our Young Shakespeare Company (11-18 years) with an outdoor touring production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream in summer 2021. Directed by Imaginarium Associate and Royal Shakespeare Company Voice & Text Practitioner Michael Corbidge, and Julie Ashurst, Imaginarium Youth Director. Auditions will take place in January and rehearsals will be on Tuesday evenings in Cockpit House, Prescot (next door to the Shakespeare North Playhouse). For more information and to register for an audition email

Imaginarium Young Actors Company (16-19 years) are auditioning for a National Theatre Connections production of A Series of Public Apologies (in response to an unfortunate incident in the school lavatories) by John Donnolly. Performances in Knowsley, Liverpool and HOME in Manchester as part of the NT Festival. Rehearsals will take place from January on Friday evenings at Cockpit House, Prescot. For more information or to book an audition slot email .

Imaginarium Theatre are delighted to announce that we have been awarded funding from the second round of the Government's Culture Recovery Fund. Thanks to Arts Council England, the DCMS and the Government’s #CultureRecoveryFund, we can continue to be #HereForCulture. We are very grateful for this investment in our organisation at a time when the cultural sector is looking ahead to what we hope will be a summer of increased normality. Paula Williams, Interim Assistant Executive Director (Culture and Regulation) for Knowsley Council said: “This is fantastic news and we are delighted that Imaginarium has been awarded this essential support to help them to recover from the impacts of COVID. Imaginarium plays a valuable role in the cultural life of Knowsley, and Prescot in particular, as well as its contribution to the wider cultural ecology of the Liverpool City Region.”

bottom of page