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Best Selling & Most Popular Shows In Manchester...
Wicked The Musical Dec 4 2018 to Jan 5 2019 - Palace Theatre
The Sound Of Music Mar 13 - 17 2018 - Palace Theatre
Matilda The Musical Sept 18 - Nov 24 2018 - Palace Theatre
Of Mice And Men Apr 9 - 14 2018 - Opera House
Awful Auntie Jun 20 - 24 2018 - Opera House
Sherlock Holmes Jul 23-28 2018 - Opera House
An Officer and a Gentleman Aug 13 - 18 2018 - Opera House
An Evening With Eric Cantona Oct 28 - The Lowry
George's Marvellous Medicine Feb 20 - 24 2018 - The Lowry
War Horse 2018 Jun 13 - 30 - The Lowry
The Band Jan 16 - 26 2019 - The Lowry
 
 
 
 
New Manchester Shows Added This Week...
(updated Feb 19)
Kylie Minogue Mar 14 - Gorilla
James Taylor w/ Bonnie Raitt Jul 9 - Manchester Arena
Demi Lovato Jun 16 - Manchester Arena
Michael Bolton Oct 29 - The Bridgewater Hall
Jurassic Park In Concert Nov 19 - The Bridgewater Hall
The Bootleg Beatles Dec 7 - The Bridgewater Hall
Cilla The Musical Aug 28 - Sept 1 - The Lowry
Strictly Come Dancing The Professionals May 3 - 4 2019 - The Lowry
Sister Sledge Jul 13 - Victoria Warehouse
The British Sound Project Sept 22 - Victoria Warehouse
Peter Hook & The Light Sept 29 - Albert Hall
Jorja Smith Oct 10 - Albert Hall
Garbage Sept 9 - Manchester Academy
 
 
 
   
 
 
 
Manchester Special Offers & Ticket Deals*
Circus Of Horrors - 2 4 1 Ticket Offer* - Feb 28 - Palace Theatre Rigoletto - £10 Off A & B Tickets* - Mar 11 - Opera House
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What's On At The Palace Theatre, Manchester
Thriller Live at The Palace Theatre, Manchster
Blood Brothers at The Palace Theatre, Manchster
Matilda The Musical at The Palace Theatre, Manchster
Wicked at The Palace Theatre, Manchster
Thriller Live Feb 19 - 24 2018 Joe Lycett Jun 2 + 6 2018
Icons Of The 80s Feb 25 2018 Signed Sealed Delivered Jun 8 2018
The Billy Fury Story Feb 21 2018 The Carpenters Story Jun 9 2018
Circus Of Horrors Feb 28 2018 This Is Elvis Jun 11 - 16 2018
Swan Lake Mar 1 2018 The Dreamboys Jun 19 2018
Sleeping Beauty Mar 2 - 3 Legally Blonde Jun 25 - 30 2018
Sing-A-Long-A Beauty & The Beast Mar 7 Mamma Mia! Jul 3 - 14
Cirque Berserk! Mar 8-11 FAME Jul 20 - 28
Faulty Towers Mar 9-10 Madagascar The Musical Aug 14-18
The Sound Of Music Mar 13 - 17 Matilda Sep 18 - Nov 24 2018
Miss Saigon Mar 21 - May 12 2018 Benidorm Live Nov 26 - Dec 1 2018
Blood Brothers May 15 - 26 2018 Wicked Dec 4 2018 to Jan 5 2019
Brian Conley Jun 1 2018  
 
 
 
 
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
What's On At The Manchester Opera House
Hairspray at the Opera House, Manchester
Of Mice and Men at the Opera House, Manchester
Aweful Auntie at the Opera House, Manchester
T.Rextasy at the Opera House, Manchester
The Rat Pack Feb 19 - 24 2018 My First Ballet Swan Lake Apr 28-29 18
Back To Bacharach Feb 28 2018 Kindertransport May 1-5
Peppa Pig's Adventure Mar 3-4 2018 My Dad Wrote A Porno May 11
Menopause: The Musical Mar 7 2018 An Evening With Katie Price May 25
Iconic The Show Mar 8 2018 Shane Filan May 12
La Traviata Mar 9 2018 Awful Auntie Jun 20 - 24 2018
Madama Butterfly Mar 10 2018 The Play That Goes Wrong Jun 25-30
Rigoletto Mar 11 2018 Sherlock Holmes Jul 23 - 28
The Story Of The Dubliners Mar 18 Crooners Aug 9
Fat Friends - The Musical Mar 19 - 24 An Officer And A Gentleman Aug 13-18
Buddy Holly... Mar 25 2018 T.Rextasy Sep 23
Hairspray Mar 26 to Apr 7 2018 Rock Of Ages Sep 25 - 29
Sisters Of Soul Apr 8 2018 Level 42 Oct 3
Of Mice And Men Apr 9 - 14 2018 Kinky Boots Nov 12 - Dec 1 2018
20th Century Boy Apr 17-21 Cinderella Dec 8 2018 - Jan 6 2019
Gilbert O'Sullivan Apr 22  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
What's On At The Lowry Theatre, Salford Quays
War Horse at the Lowry
Peppa Pig at the Lowry
Doctor Dolittle at the Lowry
The Band at the Lowry
Georges Marvellous Medicine Feb 20-24 Sir Richard Parkinson Apr 29 2018
Dane Baptiste Feb 24 Kim Wilde Apr 30 2018
Ed Byrne Feb 25 The Jungle Book May 2-6 2018
The Sleeping Beauty Feb 28 - Mar 3 Titanic May 7 - 12 2018
First Steps The Sleeping Beauty Mar 2 Northern Ballet's Jane Eyre Jun 6 - 9 2018
David Baddiel Mar 4 War Horse 2018 Jun 13 - 30 2018
Opera North's Madama Butterfly Mar The Last Ship Jul 3 - 7 2018
Opera North's Don Giovanni Mar 7 - 9 David Baddiel's AniMalcolm Jul 7 2018
Matthew Bourne's Cinderella Mar 13-17 Love From A Stranger Jul 10-14 2018
The Hollies Mar 18

Peppa Pig's Adventure Aug 15-16 2018

Katherine Ryan Mar 22

EARLY DOORS Aug 29 - Sept 15 2018

Jonathan Pie Mar 25

EARLY DOORS Sept 17 - 22 2018 - EXTRA DATES

Art Mar 26 - 31

Dave Gorman Sept 6 & 7 2018

Birdsong Apr 3-7 2018

Joanna Lumley Oct 14 2018

Alexander O'Neal Apr 7 2018

An Audience with Eric Cantona Oct 28

The Winslow Boy Apr 9 - 14 2018

Swan Lake Nov 20-Dec 1

Lisa Stansfield Apr 15 2018

Stick Man Dec 1 to Jan 6 2019

Lucy Porter Apr 15 2018

Dara O'Briain Dec 7 + 8 2018

Mary Stuart Apr 17-21 2018

Doctor Dolittle Dec 11 to Jan 5 2019

Spamalot Apr 24-28 2018 The Band Jan 16 - 26 2019
This House Apr 24 - 28 2018 Strictly Come Dancing May 3 - 4 2019
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
What's On At The Royal Exchange Theatre
The Cherry Orchard at Royal Exchange Theatre
The Almighty Sometimes Feb 15 - 24 Happy Days May 31 to Jun 23
Frankenstein Mar 14 - Apr 7 Queens Of The Coal Age Jul 4 - 20
The Cherry Orchard Apr 25 - May 19  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
What's On At The Manchester Arena
Paul Weller at the Manchester Arena
Elbow at the Manchester Arena
Noel Gallager's High Flying Birds at the Manchester Arena
Harlem Globetrotters at the Manchester Arena
U2 at the Manchester Arena
Jason Manford at the Manchester Arena
The X Factor Feb 20 2018 Game Of Thrones Jun 12 2018
Paul Weller Mar 1 2018 Demi Lovato Jun 16 2018
Imagine Dragons Mar 3 2018 The Hollywood Vampires Jun 17 2018
Elbow Mar 4 2018 Katy Perry Jun 22 2018
Paloma Faith Mar 8 2018 Roger Waters Jul 3 2018
Stereophonics Mar 9 2018 Justin Timberlake Jul 1 & 2 2018
Joe Bonamassa Mar 10 2018 James Taylor Jul 9 2018
Jason Derulo Mar 15 2018 Paul Simon Jul 10 2018
All Time Low Mar 16 2018 Key 103 Live 2018 Jul 14 2018
5 Star Wrestling Mar 22 2018 Walking With Dinosaurs Aug 3-4 2018
Flight Of The Conchords Mar 23 2018 Iron Maiden Aug 6 2018
Thirty Seconds To Mars Mar 24 2018 Britney Spears Aug 18 2018
Sam Smith Mar 27 & 28 2018 The League Of Gentlemen Sept 1 2018
Fall Out Boy Mar 29 2018 Shania Twain Sept 22 2018
Torvill & Dean's Dancing On Ice Apr 3&4 Cirque du Soleil - Ovo Sep 26 - 30 2018
The Courteeners Apr 7 2018 Jeff Lynne's ELO Oct 5 & 6 2018
Arcade Fire Apr 8 2018 U2 Oct 19 & 20 2018
Harry Styles Apr 9 2018 The Supervet Oct 21 2018
Fast and Furious Live Apr 13-15 2018 Nitro Circus Nov 22 2018
Michael McIntyre Apr 20-21 2018 The Human League Nov 24 2018
Unibet Premier League Darts Apr 26 Pete Tong Nov 29 2018
Manic Street Preachers Apr 28 Jason Manford Nov 30 2018
Noel Gallager's High Flying Birds May 4 War Of The Worlds Dec 2 2018
The Vamps May 5 2018 Def Leppard Dec 12 2018
Bryan Adams May 24 2018 Frankie Valli... Feb 6 2019
The Elvis World Tour May 25 2018 Professor Brian Cox Feb 9 2019
Harlem Globetrotter May 26 2018  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
What's On At The O2 Apollo, Manchester
Russell Brand at the Manchester Apollo
Jason Manford at the Manchester Apollo
The Streets at the Manchester Apollo
Bianca Del Rio at the Manchester Apollo
Deacon Blue at the Manchester Apollo
Markiplier's Tour - Feb 20 2018 Gary Barlow - May 3-5 2018
Bill Bailey - Mar 2+3 2018 Foreigner - May 12 2018
Everything Everything - Mar 9 2018 Ray LaMontagne - May 13 2018
Michael McDonald - Mar 12 2018 Sarah Millican - May 25-27 2018
At The Drive In - Mar 13 2018 Patti Smith and Her Band - Jun 5 2018
Niall Horan - Mar 15 & 16 2018 LCD Soundsystem - Jun 6 2018
Paul Chowdhry - Mar 22 2018 A Perfect Circle - Jun 12 2018
Jessie Ware - Mar 23 2018 Jason Manford - Jun 15 + 16 2018
George Ezra - Mar 30 2018 Lenny Kravitz - Jun 19 2018
The Stranglers - Mar 31 2018 Billy Idol - Jun 20 2018
Desi Rock Stars - Apr 1 2018 Del Amitri - Jul 22 2018
Evanescence - Apr 2 2018 Bianca Del Rio - Jul 23 2018
Jethro Tull - Apr 3 2018 The League Of Gentlemen - Sep 22 2018
Roy Orbison - Apr 11 2018 The Musical Box - Oct 9 2018
Gregory Porter - Apr 12 2018 Heels Of Hell - Oct 28 2018
Bryan Ferry - Apr 13 2018 Queen Extravaganza - Nov 6 2018
Dua Lipa - Apr 14 + 15 2018 Within Temptation - Nov 10 2018
The Streets - Apr 21 2018 Kevin Bridges - Nov 21 - 24 2018
Plan B - Apr 26 2018 Ross Noble - Nov 30 2018
G3 - Apr 27 2018 Deacon Blue - Dec 7 2018
Russell Brand - May 1 2018 The Australian Pink Floyd - Dec 8 2018
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
What's On At The Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
Anton & Erin Feb 24 2018 Echo & The Bunnymen May 28 2018
Ballet: Masterworks Mar 4 2018 Kevin & Karen Dance Jun 10 2018
James and Ola Mar 11 2018 George Benson Jun 20 1 2018
Belle & Sebastian Mar 12 2018 Sister Act Live Choir Sep 1 2018
Brit Floyd Mar 16 Camel Sept 7 2018
Spectacular Classics Mar 18 Steve Hackett Oct 3 2018
Beauty & The Beast Live... Mar 23 Sir Cliff Richard Oct 12 2018
Motown & Northern Soul Mar 30 2018 At Last: The Etta James Story Oct 14
Steven Wilson Mar 31 2018 Caro Emerald Oct 15 2018
Toto Apr 2 Michael Bolton Oct 29 2018
Beauty & The Beast Live... Apr 5 Simply Sinatra Nov 4 2018
Jaws In Concert Apr 6 King Crimson Nov 9 2018
Sheridan Smith Apr 16 Billy Ocean Nov 12 2018
Whitney Houston Show Apr 20 Jurassic Park In Concert Nov 19 2018
Christy Moore May 6 2018 Dr John Cooper Clarke Nov 22 2018
Remembering Fred May 13 2018 The Bootleg Beatles Nov 22 2018
Nigel Kennedy May 15 2018  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
What's On At The RNCM, Manchester
Nitin Sawhney 'India & Me' Feb 17  
Eddi Reader May 1  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
What's On At The Comedy Store, Manchester
New Stuff Second & Last Sunday of the Month
The Best In Stand Up Friday & Saturday
New Comedians Third Sunday of the Month
King Gong First Sunday of the Month
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
What's On At The Contact Theatre, Manchester
The Contact Theatre
The Newspaper Boy - Feb 13-24 Handlooms - Mar 12-24
Wuthering Nights - Feb 16 Sophie Willan: Branded - May 31
She Bangs The Drums - Mar 8-10  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
What's On At Dancehouse, Manchester
Germaine Greer - Feb 24 Finbar Furey - Apr 7
Brett Anderson - Mar 28 Henry Blofeld - Apr 20
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
What's On At The Ritz, Manchester
Stiff Little Fingers Mar 13 Eden Apr 27
Frightened Rabbit Mar 15 Brainstorm May 4
Alabama 3 Mar 24 Brothers Osborne May 12
The White Buffalo Apr 15 The Bluetones May 17
Calum Scott Apr 16 The Skids Jun 2
Akala Apr 18 Belly Jun 12
Barenaked Ladies Apr 19 North West Calling Jun 30
Andrew W.K. Apr 20 The Breeders Jul 13
Of Mice & Men Apr 23 Elvana: Elvis Fronted Nirvana Oct 13
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
What's On At The Manchester Academy
The Wombats Mar 11 & 24 Machine Head May 25
Lil Uzi Vert Apr 8 Eels Jul 3
Ugly Kid Joe Apr 17 Garbage Sept 9
Heather Small Apr 22 Europe Sept 14
Rhythm Of The 90's May 5 Evil Blizzard Dec 14
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
What's On At Band On The Wall, Manchester
Mr Scruff at the Band On The Wall
Cassia Feb 16 The Young'uns Apr 3
The Lovely Eggs Feb 17 Keyon Herrold Apr 10
Craig Charles Funk & Soul Mar 31 Keni Burke Apr 11
African Head Charge Apr 1 Dreadzone Apr 13
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
What's On At The Stockport Plaza
Jason Manford at the Stockport Plaza
Wrestling - Feb 18
Showaddywaddy - Mar 24
The Searchers - Apr 6
Jimmy Osmond - Feb 26
Jason Donovan - Apr 25
Russell Brand - Feb 28
Jason Manford - Nov 7
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
What's On At Middleton Arena
Derek Ryan - Mar 16 Buzz Hawkins - May 18
King Of Pop - Apr 13 Rich Hall - Jun 9
Michael English - Apr 30 Totally Tina - Sep 1
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
What's On At Heywood Civic Centre
THROUGH THE DECADE WITH ROY ORBISON & BUDDY HOLLY
Soul & Motown Nite - Various Dates
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
What's On At The Octagon, Bolton
Gullivers Travel's at the Octagon, Bolton
Hamlet Feb 15 - Mar 10 The Big Corner Apr 19 - May 5
Sherbet Feb 22 - Mar 10 Summer Holiday May 31 - Jun 23
East Is East Mar 15 - Apr 14 Gullivers Travel's Jul 27 - Aug 25
All I See Is You Mar 29 - Apr 14  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
What's On At The Oldham Coliseum Theatre
Cinderella at the Oldham Coliseum
The Kitchen Sink Feb 9 - 24 A Taste Of Honey May 25 - Jun 9
Whisky Galore Mar 16 - Apr 7 Bread and Roses Jun 22 - Jul 7
Relatively Speaking Apr 20 - May 5 Cinderella Nov 7 - Jan 12 2019
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
What's On At King George's Hall, Blackburn
Georges Comedy Club at the King George's Hall
George's Comedy Club Various Dates
Afternoon Music Hall Various Dates
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
What's On At Pyramid & Parr Hall, Warrington
Jimmy Carr at the Pyramid and Parr Hall, Warrington
Tim Vine Mar 1 Jason Manford Apr 11 & 25
Bill Bailey Mar 9 Tommy Emmanuel May 18
Icons Of The 80's Mar 29 Sarah Millican Dec 4
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
What's On At Other Theatres In Manchester
Foo Fighters
Little Mix
The Crystal Maze - Old Granada Studios - ends soon
Billy Joel - Old Trafford Football Club - Jun 16 2018
Foo Fighters - Etihad Stadium - Jun 19 2018
The Killers - Macron Stadium, Bolton - Jul 13 2018
Little Mix - Macron Stadium, Bolton - Jul 14 2018
Liam Gallagher - Etihad Stadium (LCCC) - Aug 18 2018
 
 
 
 
   
 
  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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