New Play: Tom Molineaux – 7pm, 19 May at Darwen Library Theatre

Based on an extraordinary true story, Tom Molineaux charts the rise and fall of one of the greatest heroes of bare knuckle boxing. Born a slave, Tom Molineaux boxes his way to freedom. In 1810 he arrives in London where Read More …

First performance completed!

On Monday 27th February the Story Makers (a diverse group of young people from Blackburn and Darwen) held the preview performance of The Monstrum at Darwen Library Theatre to an invited audience of parents and friends, plus two people from Read More …

Darwen Youth Theatre accepted into National Theatre Festival

National Theatre Festival of Young Theatre Our latest exciting news is that both Action Factory’s youth theatre groups: Darwen Youth Theatre seniors and Story Makers from Blackburn have been accepted for NT Connections 500. This festival of young theatre is organised by the National Theatre, London. Read More …