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Entertainment in Manchester
Manchester offers a wide range of live entertainment throughout the year. Including some of the best stand-up comedy and world famous music artists.
22 February 2017 - 23 February 2017
Show / DisplayEric Cantona will be coming back to his beloved Manchester in February, giving fans the rare opportunity to see him take to the stage.
29 November 2016 - 28 January 2017
ArticleNow celebrating 10 extraordinary years in London’s West End, Billy Elliot the Musical, comes to Manchester.
03 November 2016
ConcertBirdy will play a 10 date UK and Ireland tour this October/November, including Manchester's Albert Hall
08 November 2016
ConcertSheffield rockers Bring Me The Horizon have announced that they will perform their first headline show at Manchester Arena later this year.
09 November 2016 - 11 November 2016
ConcertSwiftly following the release of their eagerly anticipated new album ‘The Ride’, Brit Breakthrough Award winners Catfish and the Bottlemen announce a UK Tour this November
23 November 2016
ConcertChetham’s Showcase concerts place outstanding young musicians centre stage.
12 November 2016 - 12 November 2016
ArticleDoki Doki - The Manchester Japanese Festival is an event held in Manchester, UK, celebrating both traditional and modern Japanese culture.
15 February 2016 - 30 October 2016
Show / DisplayStep back in time at Lyme and try on our Edwardian costumes.
15 November 2016 - 19 November 2016
PerformanceRoald Dahl's amazing story about a young boy who makes a marvellous new medicine to cure his grandmother of her terrifying temper.
08 September 2016 - 30 October 2016
ExhibitionA celebration of craft, collaboration and heritage.
02 April 2016 - 18 December 2016
ArticleTwo great weekly comedy shows featuring the best in the businesses as well as up and coming talent.
28 October 2016 - 29 October 2016
PerformanceNext Halloween, John Carpenter will perform – live and in person – a musical retrospective of his horror soundtrack work, his debut studio album Lost Themes, plus brand new compositions.
16 December 2016
ConcertBritain’s favourite pop band, Madness have announced their first major arena tour in over two years, which will see them play 11 dates across the UK this winter.
13 April 2017 - 15 April 2017
ConcertThe hilarious 'Mrs. Brown’s Boys' sitcom make a return to the UK with 3 live dates at Manchester Arena.
22 November 2016 - 26 November 2016
ExhibitionThe Lowry is set to host the prestigious National Ballet of China (NBC) this November (22–26) with a five-night run of one of the most enduring love stories in Chinese literature, The Peony Pavilion.