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The Lowry


Pier Eight
The Quays
Greater Manchester
M50 3AZ

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The Lowry Theatre, Salford Quays

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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.

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.Pre-book Metrolink tickets when purchasing tickets through The Lowry Box Office. Adult:£2 Child:£1.


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Recent Reviews:

  • Jangala
    Trip Type:
    A bit dated
    4 of 5 stars
    Tuesday, 19th September 2017
    Stayed here for just one night on business. In general it's a luxurious and stylish hotel. The public areas are excellent and the staff attentive. Our room was also large and stylish. However some... Read full review
  • TonyMoores
    Macclesfield, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Concert at the Quays theatre
    4 of 5 stars
    Monday, 18th September 2017
    First time at the Quays theatre, after many visits to the larger Lyric theatre. This is a delightful, intimate setting for smaller concerts and other productions. Ground floor seats, as well as lower... Read full review
  • lamptechonthenet
    Purley, United Kingdom
    Trip Type:
    Friends getaway
    Great Location & Fit For Purpose
    4 of 5 stars
    Sunday, 17th September 2017
    It's a great venue big , spacious & comfortable . We went to see cover my tracks & the theatre was compact but comfortable & the acoustics were great . The price of the tickets were also very... Read full review



  • On-Site café or restaurant

Attraction Facilities

  • Free Admission

Provider Features

  • Indoor Attraction
  • Outdoor Attraction


  • 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


  • On-Site café/restaurant

Payment Methods

  • American Express accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Visa accepted

Provider Facilities

  • Conference facilities - Internet access
  • Toilets

Target Markets

  • Family Fun
  • Marketed Towards Families

Opening Times

Opening (1 Jan 2017 - 31 Dec 2017)

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Friday, 24th November 2017 - Sunday, 7th January 2018

Elf the MusicalFollowing a smash hit, sell out run in the West End, Elf the Musical spends Christmas 2017 at The Lowry.
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Monday, 30th October 2017 - Saturday, 4th November 2017

Hedda GablerFollowing a sold-out run at the National Theatre, this modern production of Ibsen’s masterpiece Hedda Gabler comes to The Lowry.
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Saturday, 18th November 2017 - Saturday, 18th November 2017

Opera North L'enfant et les sortileges (The Child and the Magic Spells)An opportunity to bring the family to a matinee performance of Ravel's bewitching childhood fantasy, L'enfant et les sortileges.
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Wednesday, 15th November 2017 - Wednesday, 15th November 2017

Saturday, 18th November 2017 - Saturday, 18th November 2017

Opera North Pagliacci and Cavalleria rusticanaPart of Opera North's festival of The Little Greats, this is an opportunity to watch two shorter operas in one evening. Packing a real emotional punch, both operas explore passion, infidelity, jealousy and revenge - revealing that normal people can have opera-sized emotions too. This duo of operas...
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Thursday, 16th November 2017 - Thursday, 16th November 2017

Opera North L'enfant et les sortilèges and OsudPart of Opera North's The Little Greats season, this emotional rollercoaster pairs Ravel's magical childhood fantasy, L'enfant et les sortilèges (The Child and the Magic Spells) with Janáček's rarely-performed gem. Osud (Destiny).
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Friday, 17th November 2017 - Friday, 17th November 2017

Opera North Trouble in Tahiti and Trial by JuryA chance to see two musical theatre classics in one evening during Opera North's season of Little Greats, with Bernstein's Trouble in Tahiti, a stylish satire on the American Dream, followed by Gilbert & Sullivan's comic operetta, Trial by Jury. Performed in the composer's centenary year, Trouble...
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Thursday, 12th October 2017 - Saturday, 14th October 2017

Acosta DanzaFollowing an exceptional career as a ballet star, international dance icon Carlos Acosta launches his brand new company, Acosta Danza. 
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Tuesday, 3rd October 2017 - Saturday, 7th October 2017

Thursday, 5th October 2017 - Thursday, 5th October 2017

Saturday, 7th October 2017 - Saturday, 7th October 2017

Things I Know To Be TrueAs beautifully touching as it is funny and bold.
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Wednesday, 18th October 2017 - Saturday, 21st October 2017

Saturday, 21st October 2017 - Saturday, 21st October 2017

Under GlassAward-winning Clod Ensemble present Under Glass as part of Manchester Science Festival at The Lowry Wed 18 – Sat 21 October.
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Thursday, 19th October 2017 - Friday, 20th October 2017

AndanteThe Lowry will welcome its first ever 4D theatre show this October. Internationally acclaimed dancers Igor & Moreno will present the world premiere of Andante in Salford.
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Wednesday, 25th October 2017 - Sunday, 29th October 2017

Why The Whales CameOlivier award-nominated producers Wizard Presents, in association with Watford Palace Theatre, will bring their magical adaptation of Why The Whales Came by Michael Morpurgo to The Lowry Wed 25 - Sun 29 October.
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Tuesday, 3rd October 2017 - Saturday, 7th October 2017

The Kite RunnerBased on Khaled Hosseini’s international bestselling novel, this haunting tale of friendship which spans cultures and continents, follows one man’s journey to confront his past and find redemption.
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Tuesday, 7th November 2017 - Saturday, 11th November 2017

CabaretBill Kenwright presents the multi-award winning production of Kander and Ebb’s landmark musical, Cabaret.
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Friday, 26th January 2018 - Saturday, 3rd February 2018

HamletFollowing a critically acclaimed run in Stratford-upon-Avon in 2016, rising star Paapa Essiedu plays the title role in a riveting and contemporary take on Hamlet.
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Tuesday, 6th March 2018 - Thursday, 8th March 2018

Madama ButterflyMadama Butterfly is a tender story of innocent love crushed amidst two utterly different cultures, which resonates as strongly as ever in today’s world.
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