Clonter Opera Theatre

Swettenham Heath, Trap Road, Congleton, Cheshire, CW12 2LR

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Tel: 01260 224514

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About Us

Away from the hustle and bustle of the city, in the heart of the Cheshire countryside, the 'Clonter Experience' offers you the opportunity to entertain friends and clients in the convivial atmosphere of an intimate theatre whilst enjoying operatic productions as well as jazz and other musical events.

Clonter Opera Theatre is a 400 seat venue with free parking, a bar, formal dining and indoor picnic facilities for everyone. Surrounded by lawns and bluebell woods, it is an idyllic setting. The audiences come from all over the North West, South Manchester, Cheshire and Staffordshire and further afield.

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
Prices per performancefrom £20.00 to £70.00 per ticket

Note: Prices are a guide only and may change on a daily basis.


Road Directions

Exit junction 17 towards Congleton on the A534. At second roundabout turn left towards Macclesfield. Go over lights and take third left signed Hulme Walfield (Giantswood Lane). Clonter Opera is 4 miles along this road on the right hand side.

Public Transport Directions

Nearest Train Stations - Goostrey 5 miles, Holmes Chapel 5 miles, Congleton 7 miles, Macclesfield 10 miles



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    Recent Reviews:

    • TheMathiasFamily
      Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Pure genius
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 11th June 2018
      This was the BEST Jazz performance I have ever seen! James Pearson and friends are so gifted. Clonter is a brilliant place Read full review
    • Christine P
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      The Lock In ' Folk Fairy Tale'
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 12th March 2018
      Brilliant venue. Lovely audience. Stunning performance of dance wrapped in a story. All this at a reasonable price. Will come again. Read full review
    • Janet E
      Sandbach, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Memorable evening
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 7th May 2017
      I went to see the superb Eddie Reader in concert at Clonter with friends and we all had a fabulous evening. The intimacy of the theatre was the perfect setting to really appreciate the skill of... Read full review



    • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors
    • Toilets for Disabled Visitors


    • On-Site café/restaurant

    Parking & Transport

    • On site parking

    Provider Facilities

    • Toilets

    Provider Features

    • In countryside
    • Indoor Attraction
    • Marketing Cheshire Member

    Opening Times

    All year, 2018, performance dates vary (1 Jan 2018 - 31 Dec 2018)

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