Manchester Opera House

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3 Quay Street
Greater Manchester
M3 3HP
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  • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - Visually impaired
  • Guide Dogs Permitted
  • Toilets for Disabled Visitors

Provider Facilities

  • Toilets

Provider Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Indoor Attraction
  • Outdoor Attraction

Target Markets

  • Marketed Towards Families

Dates and Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2022 - 1 Jan 2024)

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What's Nearby

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    Discover Manchester with a 90 minute bus tour taking you to Manchester’s key sights.

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  8. Albert Square

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Thursday, 11th January 2024 - Thursday, 11th January 2024

Bizet's Carmen: An Ellen Kent ProductionBizet's Carmen: An Ellen Kent ProductionSenbla presents Opera International's award winning Ellen Kent Production of Bizet's Carmen with international soloists, highly praised chorus and full orchestra. An evening of passion, sexual jealousy, death, and unforgettable arias. This dazzling production with orchestra features Bizet’s…
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Tuesday, 23rd January 2024 - Sunday, 28th January 2024

The Rocky Horror Show on stageThe Rocky Horror ShowReady to thrill you with fun and naughty moments, Richard O’Brien’s legendary rock ‘n’ roll musical, The Rocky Horror Show returns as part of a sell-out worldwide tour, having been seen by over 30 million theatregoers.
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Sunday, 21st January 2024 - Sunday, 21st January 2024

Ballet dancersNerubashenko Ballet presents Swan LakeBallet lovers and newcomers alike will find joy and spectacle in the classical delights of Nerubashenko Ballet’s presentations.
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Saturday, 20th January 2024 - Saturday, 20th January 2024

The nutcracker tree decorationNerubashenko Ballet presents The NutcrackerNerubashenko Ballet presents The Nutcracker.
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Tuesday, 5th March 2024 - Saturday, 16th March 2024

Woman in a red dressPretty Woman The MusicalBig night out. Big. HUGE. Pretty Woman: The Musical is finally embarking on a UK and Ireland tour – so make a date to see Hollywood’s ultimate rom-com, live on stage, when this smash-hit musical visits Opera House, Manchester in March 2024.
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Sunday, 3rd March 2024 - Sunday, 3rd March 2024

Northern Live - Do I Love YouNorthern Live - Do I Love YouKeeping the faith to the original sounds of the underground movement that started on the dance floors in the North and eventually swept the nation including an 11-piece band with 4 lead vocalists performing over 30 original hits.
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Saturday, 2nd December 2023 - Sunday, 31st December 2023

Thursday, 14th December 2023 - Thursday, 14th December 2023

Jack and the Beanstalk crewJack and the BeanstalkJason Manford and Ben Nickless are to reunite for this year’s pantomime Jack and the Beanstalk at Manchester Opera House!
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Wednesday, 21st February 2024 - Thursday, 22nd February 2024

Peppa Pig's Fun Day OutPeppa Pig's Fun Day OutPeppa Pig is back in her oinktastic brand new live show, Fun Day Out!
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Tuesday, 26th March 2024 - Sunday, 31st March 2024

Peter Pan Goes WrongPeter Pan Goes WrongFollowing their multi award-winning sell-out success with The Play That Goes Wrong and the BBC TV series The Goes Wrong Show, Mischief return with their riotous spin on a timeless classic, the West End smash hit Peter Pan Goes Wrong.
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Thursday, 18th April 2024 - Thursday, 18th April 2024

Friday, 19th April 2024 - Friday, 19th April 2024

Saturday, 20th April 2024 - Saturday, 20th April 2024

Sunday, 21st April 2024 - Sunday, 21st April 2024

Awful AuntieAwful AuntieFollowing their acclaimed productions of Gangsta Granny, Billionaire Boy and Demon Dentist, Birmingham Stage Company are proud to present a fabulous new production of David Walliams’ amazing adventure story, featuring a very large owl, a very small ghost and a very awful Auntie!
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Tuesday, 19th March 2024 - Tuesday, 19th March 2024

Wednesday, 20th March 2024 - Wednesday, 20th March 2024

Thursday, 21st March 2024 - Thursday, 21st March 2024

Friday, 22nd March 2024 - Friday, 22nd March 2024

Saturday, 23rd March 2024 - Saturday, 23rd March 2024

Bonnie and ClydeBonnie and ClydeDiscover the electrifying story of love, adventure and crime that captured the attention of an entire nation.
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Thursday, 9th May 2024 - Thursday, 9th May 2024

Johannes Radebe: House of JoJoJohannes Radebe: House of JoJoA new story begins…Welcome to the House of JoJo.
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Tuesday, 30th April 2024 - Tuesday, 30th April 2024

Wednesday, 1st May 2024 - Wednesday, 1st May 2024

Thursday, 2nd May 2024 - Thursday, 2nd May 2024

Friday, 3rd May 2024 - Friday, 3rd May 2024

Saturday, 4th May 2024 - Saturday, 4th May 2024

An Officer and a Gentleman: The MusicalAn Officer and a Gentleman The MusicalPrepare to be swept off your feet with An Officer and a Gentleman The Musical, based on the award-winning 80s movie. This timeless story of love, courage, and redemption will make your heart soar and leave you breathless, longing for more.
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Tuesday, 7th May 2024 - Tuesday, 7th May 2024

Julian Clary: A Fistful of ClaryJulian Clary: A Fistful of ClaryYee-haw! You’ve heard of The Man With No Name? Well, here’s The Man With No Shame.
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Thursday, 8th February 2024 - Thursday, 8th February 2024

Friday, 9th February 2024 - Friday, 9th February 2024

Saturday, 10th February 2024 - Saturday, 10th February 2024

Sunday, 11th February 2024 - Sunday, 11th February 2024

Madagascar The MusicalMadagascar The MusicalBased on the smash DreamWorks animated motion picture, Madagascar – The Musical follows all of your favourite crack-a-lackin’ friends as they escape from their home in New York’s Central Park Zoo and find themselves on an unexpected journey to the madcap world of King Julien’s Madagascar.
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Wednesday, 10th January 2024 - Wednesday, 10th January 2024

Ellen Kent: La TraviataEllen Kent: La TraviataSenbla presents Opera International's award-winning Ellen Kent production featuring the Ukrainian Opera & Ballet Theatre Kyiv with international soloists, highly-praised chorus and full orchestra.
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Friday, 12th January 2024 - Friday, 12th January 2024

Ellen Kent's Madama ButterflyEllen Kent's Madama ButterflySenbla presents Opera International's award-winning Ellen Kent and the Ukrainian Opera & Ballet Theatre Kyiv production, with international soloists, highly-praised chorus and full orchestra.
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Tuesday, 13th February 2024 - Saturday, 17th February 2024

The Full Monty - The Play by Simon BeaufoyThe Full Monty - The Play by Simon BeaufoyAs in the 1997 smash hit film, this brand-new production is a rollercoaster ride of ups and downs, laughs and heartbreak. Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the film on a major national tour.
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Wednesday, 29th May 2024 - Wednesday, 29th May 2024

Theater lightsEd Gamble: Hot Diggity DogEd Gamble has minced a load of meat (thoughts), piped it into a casing (show) and it’s coming to a bun (venue) near you
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Saturday, 24th February 2024 - Saturday, 24th February 2024

Spencer and VogueSpencer and VogueFancy a night laughing out loud to one of our most beloved couples, then look no further than Spencer and Vogue LIVE!
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Saturday, 11th May 2024 - Saturday, 11th May 2024

Scott Bradlee & Postmodern JukeboxScott Bradlee's Postmodern JukeboxNew York City’s pop-jazz sensation, Postmodern Jukebox, are returning to the UK. Bringing their innovative twist on classic sounds, performing ‘today's hits yesterday’, on an unforgettable tour.
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Thursday, 29th February 2024 - Thursday, 29th February 2024

Seven Drunk Nights – The Story of The DublinersSeven Drunken Nights - The Story of the DublinersDirect from the West End and having sold out venues worldwide, Seven Drunken Nights - The Story of the Dubliners returns to theatres in 2024.
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Sunday, 7th April 2024 - Sunday, 7th April 2024

Kidz Bop World TourKidz Bop Never Stop Live TourThis is the ultimate pop concert for kids (and the entire family), so don't miss out on making memories that will last a lifetime!
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Saturday, 25th May 2024 - Sunday, 25th May 2025

Rhod Gilbert & The Giant GrapefruitRhod Gilbert & The Giant GrapefruitMulti-award-winning comedian Rhod Gilbert is bouncing back with a brand new live show, Rhod Gilbert & the Giant Grapefruit.
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Saturday, 3rd February 2024 - Saturday, 2nd March 2024

Poster with Matildait bSing-a-Long-a MatildaCalling all revolting children and their parents – come and be a little a bit naughty at Sing-a-Long-a Matilda the Musical From the producers of Singalonga Sound of Music and Singalonga Frozen.
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Tuesday, 28th January 2025 - Saturday, 1st February 2025

Colourful linesNOW That's What I Call A MusicalGet ready to relive the playlist of your life at the brand-new British musical; NOW That’s What I Call A Musical.
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Friday, 10th May 2024 - Friday, 10th May 2024

Whitney - Queen of the NightWhitney - Queen of the NightDirect from the West End, The London Palladium, and the iconic Royal Albert Hall, Whitney – Queen of the Night is a celebration of the music and life of one of the greatest singers of all time: Whitney Houston.
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Thursday, 1st February 2024 - Saturday, 3rd February 2024

1974: The ABBA Tribute Show1974: The ABBA Tribute Show1974 The Abba Tribute Show – The ultimate ABBA experience, live in concert!
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Monday, 11th November 2024 - Saturday, 23rd November 2024

Yellow carOnly Fools & Horses The MusicalStick a pony in your pocket – The Trotters are back and coming to a town near you! The smash hit show Only Fools and Horses The Musical - direct from a record-breaking four-year sold-out run-in London’s West End - featuring Del Boy, Rodney, Grandad, Cassandra, Raquel, Boycie, Marlene, Trigger,…
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Thursday, 13th June 2024 - Saturday, 29th June 2024

Theatre lightsBurlesque The MusicalWelcome to Burlesque the Musical, the glamorous, gritty and outrageously fun new musical based on the much-loved hit movie.
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Sunday, 25th February 2024 - Sunday, 25th February 2024

Theatre lightsHope Mill GalaFor one night only, Jodie Prenger is Mama Rose in Gypsy The Musical: In Concert, raising funds for Hope Mill Theatre.
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Thursday, 14th March 2024 - Saturday, 23rd March 2024

Ian McKellen as FalstaffPlayer KingsIan McKellen - 'one of the world's greatest actors' (Times) - plays Falstaff in a new version of Shakespeare’s Henry IV, adapted by the award-winning writer and director Robert Icke.
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Friday, 8th March 2024 - Saturday, 9th March 2024

Ballet dancers on stageEnglish Youth Ballet - Cinderella in HollywoodEnglish Youth Ballet’s newest ballet – Cinderella in Hollywood comes to the Manchester Opera House in glamorous, cinematic style.
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Monday, 6th May 2024 - Monday, 6th May 2024

Shaun Wright Phillips, Nicky Weaver, Peter Reid and Paul DickovAn Evening with Man City LegendsCome and join four Manchester City Legends as they chat about their action packed football careers.
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