ALRA North Theatre
The ALRA North Theatre maximum capacity is 178. There are two dressing rooms backstage and showers in the upstairs student area, a screen for presentations, a lighting desk, a fixed tri-lite truss grid being fitted soon, full AV screening and sound facilities, and a comprehensive store of lighting equipment. The versatile space is suitable for stage shows and dance pieces.
The library is a quiet study area. The computer resources within the library include high-speed broadband, laser printing, digital scanning, film editing facilities, Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, Access).
Wigan Performing Arts Library
After acquiring 40,000 play/theatre scripts and reference materials, ALRA partnered with Wigan Library on a permanent home for the collection as a resource for students and the local community, opening Wigan Performing Arts Library on 1st July 2019. The library is the first of its kind in the North West and a fantastic addition to the library service for the benefit of residents in the Borough.