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The Lowry

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Pier Eight
The Quays
Salford
Greater Manchester
M50 3AZ

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Public Transport Directions

From: Travel info: 0161 228 7811 Directions: From national railway stations, Manchester Piccadilly & Victoria travel to The Lowry by Metrolink tram. Alight @ Harbour City.

Road Directions

From: M602, J3, 0.25 miles (0.4 km) Directions: From the M60 take junction 12 for the M602. Salford Quays is a quarter of a mile from junction 3 of the M602. Follow The Lowry signs. There is a secure multi-storey car park only 150m from The Lowry. (car park charges apply)The Lowry Coach Park accommodates up to 25 coaches (free). There is a drop-off point directly in front of The Lowry.

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    Recent Reviews:

    • Y7135UKruthm
      Trip Type:
      Family
      Upsetting
      2 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 28th December 2022
      Pretty upset at being asked to leave because my baby was drinking a bottle of milk. Was attempting to get him to relax rather than disturb the peace while we looked at the paintings and we really... Read full review
    • ryek2023
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      A- MA- ZING
      5 of 5 stars
      Wednesday, 11th January 2023
      On Tuesday 10th I went to see he stage play of an inspector calls. The show was amazing and the cast worked really well together. As a student, having just finished the play in class this was a... Read full review
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      Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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      Amazing hotel
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      Friday, 3rd February 2023
      The best hotel I've ever stayed in. Luxury and modern, friendly staff Mr. Danilson from the breakfast restaurant was so friendly, nice and respectful, the breakfast was the best part of my day... Read full review

    Facilities

    Other

    • On-Site café or restaurant

    Accessibility

    • All Areas Accessible to Disabled Visitors
    • Facilities for Hearing Impaired Visitors - Hearing impaired
    • Facilities for Visually Impaired Visitors - Visually impaired
    • Parking Areas for Disabled Visitors - 8

    Attraction Facilities

    • Free Admission

    Catering

    • On-Site café/restaurant

    Payment Methods

    • American Express accepted
    • MasterCard accepted
    • Visa accepted

    Provider Facilities

    • Conference facilities - Internet access
    • Toilets

    Provider Features

    • Indoor Attraction
    • Outdoor Attraction

    Target Markets

    • Family Fun
    • Marketed Towards Families

    Dates and Opening Times

    Opening (1 Jan 2023 - 31 Dec 2023)

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    Grayson Perry: A Show All About YouGrayson Perry: A Show All About YouWhat makes you, you? Is there a part deep inside of you that no one understands?...
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    Thursday, 27th July 2023 - Thursday, 27th July 2023

    Friday, 28th July 2023 - Friday, 28th July 2023

    Saturday, 29th July 2023 - Saturday, 29th July 2023

    Ballet dancer in flowing dressMessage In A BottleThe peaceful village of Bebko is alive with joyous celebrations. Suddenly, under attack, everything changes forever. Three siblings, Leto, Mati and Tana, must embark on perilous journeys in order to survive.
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    Sunday, 24th September 2023 - Sunday, 24th September 2023

    Dan Nightingale's SpecialDan Nightingale's SpecialDan has spent the last two years changing the comedy industry from the inside out, paving new career paths for himself and many others; whilst being one half of the smash-hit podcast Have A Word.
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    Tuesday, 18th April 2023 - Tuesday, 18th April 2023

    Pink poster: Suzi Ruffell: SnappySuzi Ruffell: SnappySuzi Ruffell likes things snappy: her stand up, her decisions and her suits. Suzi’s brand new show is all about settling down (but not settling), becoming a mother (without becoming mumsy) and still worrying about everything – of course she is – have you seen the news?
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    Thursday, 1st June 2023 - Thursday, 1st June 2023

    Friday, 2nd June 2023 - Friday, 2nd June 2023

    Three women ballet dancingMAMAThe latest work from Olivier award winning choreographer Botis Seva.
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    Sunday, 7th May 2023 - Sunday, 7th May 2023

    Rosie Holt: The Woman’s HourRosie Holt: The Woman's HourSocial Media sensation and Chortle Award winner Rosie Holt debuts an hour of comedy based on her smash-hit satirical videos, as seen millions of times online.  
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    Saturday, 17th June 2023 - Saturday, 17th June 2023

    Microphone in a microphone standThe Lancashire Hotpots: Good Times TourGet ready for good times with The Lancashire Hotpots and their Good Times tour. Bernard and the boys are here to give you a fun filled evening packed with silly songs and the humour that’s made the Hotpots famous throughout the land.
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    Monday, 20th March 2023 - Monday, 20th March 2023

    Person in casual wear dancing onstageThe Overhead Project - What is Left?Starting from the frontal classroom arrangement, “What is left” deals with spatial structures that shape human communication culture.
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    Sunday, 15th October 2023 - Sunday, 15th October 2023

    Level 42Level 42Level 42 will hit the road once more for the 22 date ‘Living It Up’ UK tour running October to November 2023. The band will be joined on all dates by Special Guests, The Christians.
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    Saturday, 3rd February 2024 - Saturday, 3rd February 2024

    Ross Noble: Jibber Jabber JamboreeRoss Noble: Jibber Jabber JamboreeJibber Jabber Jamboree marks Ross Noble’s 21st solo stand-up tour.
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    Wednesday, 22nd February 2023 - Wednesday, 22nd February 2023

    Fern Brady: Autistic Bikini QueenFern Brady: Autistic Bikini QueenIncisive comedy from one of Scotland's best up-and-coming stand-ups.
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    Sunday, 26th February 2023 - Sunday, 26th February 2023

    Mike BubbinsMike BubbinsMike Bubbins, star of hit podcast The Socially Distant Sports Bar, and of BBC te...
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    Sunday, 14th May 2023 - Sunday, 14th May 2023

    The Lowry TheatreCharlie Baker- 24 Hour Pasty PeopleWasson? Award-winning comedian, tap dancer and Talksport radio host Charlie Baker brings an hour of ‘genuinely funny ★★★★’ (The Herald) stand-up drenched in manure, cider and clotted cream to your village/town/cattle market. Comedy with a countryside accent.
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    Sunday, 4th June 2023 - Sunday, 4th June 2023

    Hand holding a microphoneEdy Hurst's Comedy Version of...A roaring hour of comedy, songs, DIY Props and a Martian. Retelling for the final time, the definitive version of War Of the Worlds. If you're not on board from the title, I don't know how this is blurb is going to convince you.
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    Friday, 24th March 2023 - Friday, 24th March 2023

    The LowryJames Haskell: Sex, Tries and VideotapeJames Haskell the #1 podcaster with The Good, the Bad and the Rugby, author of Sunday Times Bestselling book “What A Flanker”, smash-hit follow up “Ruck me” and host of Amuse Douche is back on the road once again with his new stage show – “Sex, Tries and Videotape”.
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    Tuesday, 11th July 2023 - Tuesday, 11th July 2023

    Wednesday, 12th July 2023 - Wednesday, 12th July 2023

    Thursday, 13th July 2023 - Thursday, 13th July 2023

    Friday, 14th July 2023 - Friday, 14th July 2023

    Saturday, 15th July 2023 - Saturday, 15th July 2023

    Person in casual wear dancing onstageMatthew Bourne's Romeo & JulietMatthew Bourne’s Romeo and Juliet gives Shakespeare’s timeless story of forbidden love a scintillating injection of raw passion and youthful vitality.
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    Wednesday, 11th October 2023 - Wednesday, 11th October 2023

    Miriam MargolyesMiriam MargolyesJoin us on another unforgettable adventure through the extraordinary life and strong opinions of Miriam Margolyes, live on stage in her biggest tour yet to mark the launch of her new book.
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    Saturday, 11th November 2023 - Saturday, 11th November 2023

    Pierre Novellie: Why Can't I Just Enjoy Things?Pierre Novellie: Why Can't I just Enjoy Things?A mixture of high-brow and low-brow references from five-star receiving, award-winning, hit-podcasting, Frank Skinner-supporting Pierre Novellie.
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    Tuesday, 10th October 2023 - Tuesday, 10th October 2023

    Sir Ranulph Fiennes – Living DangerouslySir Ranulph Fiennes: Mad, Bad and Dangerous To Know​​​​​​Spend an evening in the extraordinary company of Sir Ranulph Fiennes OBE - ‘the world’s greatest living explorer’ - as he goes beyond his record-breaking achievements to explore the man behind the myth.
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    Wednesday, 22nd March 2023 - Wednesday, 22nd March 2023

    Danny Baker: At Last… The Sausage Sandwich TourDanny Baker: At Last… The Sausage Sandwich TourBuckle up at Curtain Up because here we go again! The third (and final) part of the trilogy that began with the sell-out Cradle To Stage nights, charged on through the Good Time Charlie shows now reaches its peak with (AT LAST) THE SAUSAGE SANDWICH TOUR! Danny Baker’s concluding chapter of high…
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    Tuesday, 5th December 2023 - Sunday, 7th January 2024

    Poster: Life of PiThe Life of PiBased on the global phenomenon and winner of the Man Booker Prize, selling over fifteen million copies worldwide, Life of Pi is the acclaimed and hugely popular adaptation of an epic journey of endurance and hope.
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    Tuesday, 14th March 2023 - Tuesday, 14th March 2023

    Wednesday, 15th March 2023 - Wednesday, 15th March 2023

    Person in casual wear dancing onstageIllegal DanceTony Adigun’s Illegal Dance is a unique multi-sensory dance theatre experience in which every audience member must decide where they stand, pick a token, rebel or conform! 
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    Wednesday, 22nd November 2023 - Wednesday, 22nd November 2023

    Hand holding a microphoneJohn Robins: Howl!Edinburgh Comedy Award winning comedian and ARIA award-winning broadcaster John Robins embarks on his first stand-up tour since 2019. If you’ve seen him before you know what to expect; rage, anxiety and a lot of laughs. If you haven’t seen him before, strap the f**k in.
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    Tuesday, 21st February 2023 - Tuesday, 21st February 2023

    An Evening and A Little Bit of a Morning With Mark SteelAn Evening and A Little Bit of a Morning With Mark SteelThere is so much to yell about. There’s the modern world in which you spend so long trying to work out iTunes, that it’s easier to form a band and learn the songs.
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    Saturday, 7th October 2023 - Saturday, 7th October 2023

    Ria Lina Ria Lina: RiawakeningIn the aftermath of a global pandemic, comedian and scientist, Ria Lina has had a Riawakening and sees the world differently. In this, her highly anticipated debut tour, Ria tackles the issues of coming out of a global pandemic, the new normal, divorce, dating in a new digital world, motherhood and…
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    Thursday, 23rd November 2023 - Thursday, 23rd November 2023

    Hand holding a microphoneSam Avery: How Not to Be A Terrible ParentHow Not To Be a Terrible Parent* is the hilarious new stand-up show from award-winning comedian and best-selling author Sam Avery.
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    Wednesday, 27th September 2023 - Wednesday, 27th September 2023

    Hand holding a microphoneSeann Walsh: Back From the BedHello, Seann here. Did you know that comedians have to write their own blurb? I find that absolutely insane. What am I meant to say? “I’m fantastic, come and look at me talk”? I don’t know. It’s me. I do stand-up.
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    Sunday, 7th May 2023 - Sunday, 7th May 2023

    Woman onstage holding a microphoneThe One Like Judi LoveBringing her fresh, unapologetic and charismatic real talk to theatres across the country, the one like Judi Love hits theatres in March, on her first official tour! Expect unrelenting and hilarious anecdotes from Judi’s life! 
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    Sunday, 30th April 2023 - Sunday, 30th April 2023

    People taking notes at a lectureThe Rest is History: LiveHistorians Tom Holland and Dominic Sandbrook are interrogating the past and attempting to de-tangle the present.
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    Wednesday, 25th October 2023 - Wednesday, 25th October 2023

    Hand holding a microphoneDarren Harriott - RoadmanDarren was the first black British male ever to be nominated for the Best Comedy Show Award at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival in 2019. He’s now a rising star and will be touring the UK WITH his 2023 show ‘Roadman’.
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    Tuesday, 9th May 2023 - Tuesday, 9th May 2023

    The Lowry TheatreIvo Graham: My Future My ClutterBumbling wordsmith and tripe factory returns to discuss three years of heavy-duty pranking/parenting/procrastinating since Dave’s 2019 nominations for Best Comedy Show and Joke of the Fringe (“I’ve got an Eton College advent calendar, where all the doors are opened by my father’s contacts”).
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    Sunday, 29th October 2023 - Sunday, 29th October 2023

    Hand holding a microphoneTom Davis: UnderdogSweet sweet soul Tom Davis is best known for hit shows King Gary, The Curse, Murder In Successville, Live At The Apollo and his hugely popular podcast Wolf and Owl with Romesh Ranganathan.
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    Saturday, 14th January 2023 - Sunday, 26th February 2023

    Dominic Pillai holding film clapperboardVenture Arts: NARRATIVESAn exhibition exploring personal histories, cultural heritage and collaboration.
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    Friday, 17th March 2023 - Saturday, 18th March 2023

    Drawing: skeleton familyFunnybonesInspired by Janet & Allan Ahlberg’s beloved books, this brand new adventure uses puppetry, movement and audience interaction to take you inside the world of Funnybones.
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    Monday, 24th April 2023 - Monday, 24th April 2023

    Person in casual wear dancing onstageKontemporary KoreaTwo dramatic, punchy works from new-generation Korean talent.
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    Tuesday, 21st February 2023 - Tuesday, 21st February 2023

    Mark Steel - An Evening And A Little Bit Of A MorningMark Steel - An Evening And A Little Bit Of A MorningThe critically acclaimed Mark Steel’s in Town was voted the 6th best radio comedy ever and Mark is a regular on the BBC’s Have I Got News For You, QI and BBCR4’s News Quiz. He has been named newspaper columnist of the year and is author of the award-winning audiobook Who Do I Think I Am.
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    Thursday, 18th May 2023 - Thursday, 18th May 2023

    The Simon & Garfunkel StoryThe Simon & Garfunkel StoryFollowing SOLD-OUT performances in London’s West End, a Worldwide tour and standing ovations at every performance, The Simon & Garfunkel Story continues to stun audiences across the globe, making it a must-see international sensation.
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    Tuesday, 21st February 2023 - Sunday, 26th February 2023

    Poster: The Smartest Giant In TownThe Smartest Giant In TownThis heart-warming tale about friendship and helping those in need is brought to life in a musical, puppet-filled adventure, following on from Little Angel Theatre’s bestselling adaptations of Julia Donaldson’s picture books including The Singing Mermaid and The Everywhere Bear. 
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    Thursday, 27th April 2023 - Thursday, 27th April 2023

    Ballet dancer in flowing dressBert and Nasi: The BeginningThe Beginning is an alternative dance piece of beginnings: beginnings of shows, beginnings of relationships, beginnings of difficult moments…
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    Wednesday, 26th April 2023 - Wednesday, 26th April 2023

    Person in casual wear dancing onstageBert and Nasi: The EndThe End is a poignant and funny account of the ongoing climate catastrophe. In this new show, Bert and Nasi dance the end of their relationship, imagining what a future without each other might look like.
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    Saturday, 8th April 2023 - Saturday, 8th April 2023

    Hand holding a microphoneSooz Kempner: PlaystationThe Twitter sensation and BBC Radio 4 regular takes to the road in her debut UK tour, following a totally sold-out Edinburgh Festival residency which played to critical acclaim..
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    Thursday, 16th February 2023 - Saturday, 18th February 2023

    Dinosaur World LiveDinosaur World LiveDare to experience the dangers and delights of Dinosaur World Live in this roarsome interactive show for all the family.
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    Sunday, 9th April 2023 - Sunday, 9th April 2023

    Morgan & West: Unbelievable ScienceMorgan & West: Unbelievable ScienceAfter a decade of magic shows delighting young and old alike, Morgan & West are one of the most recognisable conjuring acts on the UK touring circuit.
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    Monday, 26th June 2023 - Saturday, 1st July 2023

    Strictly BallroomStrictly BallroomStrictly Ballroom the Musical, based on the award-winning world-wide film phenomenon, is heading out to tour the UK and Ireland!
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    Tuesday, 23rd May 2023 - Saturday, 27th May 2023

    Red theatre curtainWish You Were DeadFollowing on from five hit stage shows and the new acclaimed ITV series, GRACE, the work of best selling author, Peter James returns to The Lowry, with the world premiere stage adaption of WISH YOU WERE DEAD.
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    Saturday, 15th April 2023 - Saturday, 15th April 2023

    The LowryEshaan Akbar: The PretenderWhether it’s you, the person you go on a date with, your boss, or the opinion-makers on TV, we’re all pretending we know what we’re doing. We don’t. And it’s about time we all had a proper laugh about it.
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    Monday, 3rd April 2023 - Monday, 3rd April 2023

    The Magical Music of Harry Potter: Live in ConcertThe Magical Music of Harry Potter: Live in Concert“Witches, Wands and Wizards” – the best songs and music from all Harry Potter films come to your city!
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    Friday, 28th April 2023 - Friday, 28th April 2023

    Hal Cruttenden: It's Best You Hear It From MeHal Cruttenden: It's Best You Hear It From MeAfter 21 years and 224 days Hal’s back being single. But it’s all going to be fine. Instead of getting the therapy he clearly needs, he’s made a cracking show about it.
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    Friday, 12th May 2023 - Friday, 12th May 2023

    Nurse BlakeNurse BlakeBorn and raised in Orlando, FL - Nurse Blake is a registered nurse and the most popular nurse influencer on social media. He has been a nurse for over 7 years and has worked in a number of nursing roles at Level 1 Trauma centers around the country.
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