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Unity Theatre

1 Hope Place
Liverpool
Merseyside
L1 9BG

Tel: 0151 709 4988

Unity Theatre

About

unity is the most accessible venue in the city and has been in it’s current home, the former synagogue in Hope Place, for 30 years.

Unity is a receiving house for professional and local theatre companies and provides a platform for small theatre companies. it boasts an excellent track record in encouraging new writing and supporting new companies.

unity holds a unique place in the cultural make up of the city, providing an eclectic mix of drama, dance, comedy, family friendly entertainment music and art.

Enhancing the quality of the performing arts on Merseyside by encouraging creativity, participation, innovation and diversity is written into unity's mission statement, and it has been described as 'The most ambitious theatre in Liverpool.' - The Guardian.

unity patrons include Sir Bill Kenwright CBE, David Morrissey, Andrew Lancel and Josette Bushell-Mingo.

Facilities

Other

  • Accept Credit/Debit Cards
  • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors

Provider Preferences

  • In town/city centre

Children & Infants

  • Child Friendly

Catering

  • Licensed Bar

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From the end of the M62 motorway follow the signs for the city centre and cathedrals, approx 3 miles. Turn left at the Metropolitan Cathedral and head past the Everyman Theatre and Philharmonic Hall, both on the left hand side along Hope Street. Hope Place is the first right turn off Hope Street after the Philharmonic Hall.

The nearest car park is ECP on Caledonia Street. There is also a car park on Hope Street/Myrtle Street plus on-street pay and display parking around Hope Place. Please note that Hope Place is residents only parking between 8am & 6pm.

Public Transport Directions

Central Station and Lime Street train stations are a 15 minute walk away.
For timetable information call 0871 200 22 33. Arriva Buses 1 and 4 link Hope Street with Liverpool City Centre and both stations.

Other buses that stop nearby are:
74, 75, 80/80A, 82, 82A, B & E and 86/86A, B & C. For public transport information go to merseytravel.gov.uk or call Merseylink on 0151 709 1929

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    • gordonsalive
      wirral
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      fabulous, intimate thatre
      5 of 5 stars
      Tuesday, 12th September 2017
      Been several times, last one was to a 'Scratch' night, 5 different acts showing their work for the first time. Some really good and diverse stuff. Got to be my favourite theatre in Liverpool Read full review
    • Laperlamare
      Trip type:
      Friends getaway
      Should go
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 4th August 2017
      A very friendly staff, brilliant actors, wonderful atmosphere. We saw "Not a horse". Hilarious! It's a criminal comedy in Tarantino style. Read full review
    • Marionannie
      Leigh, United Kingdom
      Trip type:
      Couples
      Afternoon performance of Ominbus
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 19th June 2017
      Excellent performance, very funny, well done to all of the Actors, really enjoyed it thanks. It is a very nice venue, the bar easily accessible prices ok. All the theatre staff were really helpful... Read full review

    Opening Times

    Open (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

    * Monday: 1pm – 6pm
    Tuesday – Saturday: 12pm – 6pm
    Performance Nights: 12pm – show time
    Sunday: Closed

    Awards

    • National AwardsDisabledGo DisabledGo 2013

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