Academy productions and shows

  • the wiz final poster portrait

Students from The Co-operative Academy of Manchester will perform The Wiz at NWTAC Theatre for three nights from Wednesday 14 to Friday 16 February 2018.

The story is a retelling of L. Frank Baum's The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, in the context of African American culture and music which has a soul and Motown feel. The 1978 film starred Diana Ross and Michael Jackson. This exciting show is not to be missed and will be sure to get your feet tapping. 

Tickets are available from

Students can also buy tickets from the Music Department before and after school.

Past shows - click the posters for photos

The Monstrum (National Theatre Connections 2017 (Spring 2017)
The Monstrum (National Theatre Connections)
Spring 2017
Grease (Spring 2017)
Spring 2017
Macbeth (Autumn 2016)
Macbeth (Shakespeare in Schools festival)
Autumn 2016
Blood Brothers (Summer 2016)
Blood Brothers
Summer 2016
Hairspray (Spring 2016)
Spring 2016
Little Shop of Horrors (Spring 2015)
Little Shop of Horrors
Spring 2015