Waterside is temporarily closed.
Waterside is a thriving and vibrant arts venue in the heart of Sale in Trafford, Greater Manchester. Comprising a theatre, art galleries, studios and workspaces, Waterside is an important regional hub for both performance and visual art.
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In light of the government’s recent announcement we will not be holding any live performances at Waterside before 17 May 2021. We will be contacting ticket holders over the next few weeks to process any reschedules and refunds for any shows affected in April and May. Please bear with us as we are a small team and all working remotely. ...→ More
Waterside is delighted to receive a top funding award for the Cosgrove Hall Films Archive from the Esmée Fairbairn Foundation for ‘Engaging with Animation’. The fundingwill enable communities across Greater Manchester to access animation and storytelling skills from the archive, through digitising the collection and outreach work. The much-loved collection from Cosgrove Hall Films has been housed at Waterside since ...→ More
Over the past few months our team have been shaping our reopening strategy, with plans to open the doors to the venue later this month. This was to include new exhibitions and a series of socially distanced pieces of work, including one of Waterside’s well renowned festive family productions. However, whilst arts organisations the breadth of the UK have received ...→ More
What’s your name/introduce yourself?Hi, my name is Rebecca What is your job role at Waterside?I am an Events Assistant at Waterside How long have you worked at Waterside?I have worked here for about 6 years now. Started when I was 18, worked for 5 years. Took 3 years out and then as soon as I heard there was a job ...→ More