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Rochdale Pace Eggers (Curtain Theatre Players) [Website]


Folk Play-only Group

Home Town:

Rochdale, Grid Ref.: SD8913, Lat.& Long.: 53.6177, -2.1587


We have been performing the Rochdale Street version of the Pace Egg since 2001 - mostly on Easter Sundays at the Spring Inn, Broad Lane, Rochdale. We are available at other times of the year by arrangement, such as at festivals. We donate all proceeds to the Springhill Hospice, Rochdale.




Forthcoming: None registered


Past events:


GMap 14-Apr-2017

1. - 11:00

Littleborough Coach House, Lodge St, Littleborough, Lancashire, OL15 9AE, England - In the Harvey Room


Littleborough Pace Egg. The Curtain Theatre will be holding a collection in aid of Springhill Hospice.


Other past years: 2002 (1), 2003 (1), 2004 (1), 2005 (1), 2009 (4), 2010 (7), 2011 (1), 2012 (6), 2013 (1), 2014 (1)

Media Links:

1. Sam Al-Hamdani's Photos - Pace Egg 2009: Shibden Hall - Validated link
facebook - Photo(s) [60 images], Sam Al-Hamdani, 04-May-2009
2. Sam Al-Hamdani's Photos - Pace Egg II 2009: Shibden Hall - Validated link
facebook - Photo(s) [53 images], Sam Al-Hamdani, 04-May-2009
3. Pace Egg in Littleborough - Validated link
YouTube - Video [56sec], Rochdale Moviemakers, 04-Aug-2008
4. The Curtain Theatre Players performing their Pace Egg play on the 20th April 2003 at the Spring Inn, Balderstone, Rochdale, Lancashire, England - Validated link
Folk Play Research - Photo(s) [3 images], Paul Wolfgang Webster, 20-Apr-2003


Kevin Grocock, Pace Egg organiser (, Phone: 01706 642008 (Work)
Address: The Curtain Theatre, Milkstone Road, Rochdale, OL11 1EB

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Curtain Theatre, Rochdale

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