• Date: Friday 15th December 2017

  • Time: Doors Open 19:00, Winter Showcase 19:15

  • Location: The Atkinson Theatre • Lord Street • Southport • PR8 1DB

Welcome to the Winter Showcase 2017

Celebrate the highlights of 2017 at this year’s Winter Showcase and Award Ceremony at The Atkinson Theatre!

The Winter Showcase will feature performances from across the disciplines taught at OTE Academy and after the showcase you are invited to celebrate the commendable achievements and hard work of each and every single one of our performers at our annual Award Ceremony.

Join us after the event for our After Party celebrations at The Atkinson Theatre Bar where a delicious buffet will be served.

Tickets are available to purchase via our online shop here:

We would like to take this opportunity to thank all parents/carers and friends of OTE for your support and commitment. It is truly an absolute pleasure to teach each and every single one of our pupils’ and it is wonderful to see how much you’ve all grown, progressed and achieved.

Finally, we wish you a very Merry Christmas and hope you have a well-deserved break. Bring on 2018!


The Atkinson is in the centre of Southport and has a number of car parks close by including those on Tulketh Street,  the train station  and a park and ride service  from the Esplanade. For further information on parking please click HERE

After 6.00pm there is FREE on street parking available down Lord Street and throughout the town. Please note all signs when you are parking, do not park in a Taxi Rank.

If you hold a Blue Badge, you can park in either of the 2 designated parking spaces outside The Atkinson. These spaces are available on a first come, first served basis. We ask you to come into the Box Office to get a window display notice and to hand it back in when leaving. Parking is only for The Atkinson visitors and not for general disabled parking for the town.

There is one blue badge parking space on Market Street, next to the old Carlton Hotel and on the corner of the Vincent Hotel (approx. 5 minutes from The Atkinson). There are also two spaces on Eastbank Street (facing Superdrug) (approximately 6 minutes from The Atkinson).