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Winner of the 'Entertainment Venue of the Year at the 2014 Manchester Tourism Awards, this exciting and lively arts centre is based in an impressive Victorian building in Bury town centre. The Met presents contemporary and classic theatre, music and comedy touring nationally and internationally. It hosts new and exciting artists who go on to become household names as well as established artists performing to sell-out audiences all over the world. Audiences at The Met have enjoyed a pre-Partridge Steve Coogan, legendary performances by Joy Division and The Pixies, pre-Elbow Elbow, and live music and theatre that leaves people inspired and enriched. Latest News Please note that from March 2016 The Met will be undergoing a £4.6 million refurbishment, expected to be completed by November 2016. However, although the venue itself will be closed,The Met's full programme of theatre, music and comedy will continue in other venues in Bury, Ramsbottom and Prestwich. Please see their website for more information.