After spending the majority of the last year closed we are delighted to tell you all that we will be able to reopen on Tuesday 18th May. Our restaurant tables will still be socially distanced and all Covid 19 cleaning protocols will be observed. We can accept lunch bookings if you would like to telephone […]
Featuring Paddy Rogan, Sam Robinson & Uncle Carbunkle Traditional Folk, Acappella Song, Blues & beyond Please come and support Upfront Arts Venue and the local musicians who have not been able to perform live for many months.This is a socially distanced seated event with a limited capacity. The theatre space has been rearranged to create a larger floor area. […]
We will be closed over the Christmas period on 25th, 26th, 27th December and 1st, 2nd, 3rd January. Please note that we have decided to close at 4pm during the winter months. We will not be closed for annual holidays during 2021.
It has been a long break, but we have still been busy and making the most of our time. We have been completing all of the unfinished jobs, fixing, decorating, cleaning and tidying. The Upfront Puppet Theatre Museum, “Puppet Story” is now underway. We welcome you back under different circumstances, with social distancing measures in […]
We are raising £6,000 to fund and make protective face shields to support and protect the brave and vulnerable workers on the Covid-19 front line. This is a not for profit project, to fund the manufacture and delivery costs of the face shields to organisations which are desperately in need. The face shields are being […]
Upfront closed today until further notice. Thank you for all of your messages of support. We will keep in touch via this news section on our website or on our Facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/upfrontarts/ Anyone who has booked tickets for puppet shows or concerts we will organise refunds in due course. Our recent win at the […]
We are honoured to be finalists in “The North West Family Business Awards” in two categories, “Leisure & Tourism” and “The People’s Choice”. Voting is now open until 5th March for the category “People’s Choice Award”. Please follow the link and vote UPFRONT ARTS VENUE https://www.northwestfamilybusinessawards.co.uk/the-peoples-choice-finalists/ THANK YOU John, Elaine, Holly, Ben, Theo & Smudge […]
Upfront are excited to announce Cumbrian favourites ‘The League of Ukulele Gentlemen’ will be performing very soon – date to be confirmed. The League of Ukulele Gentlemen are an exciting and dynamic Ukulele trio who strive to show how versatile the instrument is in all genres of music. Over the past couple of years they […]