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Thursday 01 Dec 2022

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  • The Mousetrap

    The Mousetrap

    As news spreads of a murder in London, a group of seven strangers find themselves snowed in at a remote countryside guesthouse. When a police sergeant arrives, the guests discover " to their horror " that a killer is in their midst!

    When: 28th Nov - 3rd Dec 2022
    Address: The Opera House{c} 3 Quay St M3 3HP
    Website: More information... Twitter: @atgtickets

  • Comedysportz Improvised Panto

    Comedysportz Improvised Panto

    Heroes, villains, songs and silliness are guaranteed as the gang improvise a brand new pantomime using only your suggestions and a sprinkling of fairy dust

    When: 9th & 10th Dec 2022
    Address: Waterside Exhibitions Centre{c} 1 Waterside{c} Sale M33 7ZF
    Website: More information... Twitter: @WatersideArts

  • There"s a Rang-Tan in my Bedroom & Other Stories

    There"s a Rang-Tan in my Bedroom & Other Stories

    When: 9th - 23rd Dec 2023
    Address: HOME{c} 2 Tony Wilson Place{c} Manchester M15 4FN
    Website: More information... Twitter: @HOME_mcr

  • Little Penguin"s First Christmas

    Little Penguin"s First Christmas

    Little Penguin"s First Christmas is an immersive, festive experience for babies aged 0-36 months and their grown-ups! Filled with puppetry, original music and sensory delights to stimulate and captivate, this show is a perfect first theatrical experience for your little one.

    When: 22nd - 31st Dec 2022
    Address: The Lowry{c} Pier 8{c} The Quays{c} Salford{c} M50 3AZ
    Website: More information... Twitter: @The_Lowry

  • The Pantomime Adventures of Peter Pan

    The Pantomime Adventures of Peter Pan

    With amazing special effects, stunning sets, beautiful costumes and barrel-loads of laughter, The Pantomime Adventures of Peter Pan will take your whole family on a swashbuckling trip to Neverland like never before!

    When: 10th - 31st Dec 2022
    Address: The Opera House{c} 3 Quay St M3 3HP
    Website: More information... Twitter: @atgtickets

  • The Nutcracker

    The Nutcracker

    The most famous fantasy ballets for all the family begins as night falls on Christmas Eve. As snowflakes fall outside, the warm glow of the open fire sends flickering shadows across the boughs of the Christmas tree and all the presents beneath

    When: 2nd & 3rd Jan 2023
    Address: The Bridgewater Hall{c} Lower Mosley St M2 3WS
    Website: More information... Twitter: @BridgewaterHall

  • Robin Hood

    Robin Hood

    Welcome to Sherwood Forest by way of Oldham where The Sheriff is terrorising everyone. She"s got a scheme to become the richest in the land and she wants Robin Hood out of the picture to make it happen. Can Robin, Friar Tuck and Maid Marian save the day"

    When: 12th Nov - 7th Jan 2023
    Address: Oldham Coliseum Theatre{c} Fairbottom St OL1 3SW
    Website: More information... Twitter: @OldhamColiseum

  • Cinderella

    Cinderella

    Stockport"s very own PHIL MEALEY known for his starring roles in "Early Doors" and "The Royle Family" is joined by a full supporting cast in this glittering production which is an affordable family treat to enjoy over the Festive Season" Oh yes it is!

    When: 8th Dec - 8th Jan 2023
    Address: Stockport Plaza{c} Mersey Square SK1 1SP
    Website: More information... Twitter: @stockportplaza1

  • Musketeers: The Panto

    Musketeers: The Panto

    The Musketeers; Athos, Porthos, Aramis and D"Artagnan return for another swashbuckling adventure! The King"s crown has been stolen and an innocent woman has been framed for it " can the Musketeers solve the mystery in time" And who on earth is the Duke of Salford" Barton Threate Company proudly presents another Pantoland Adventure written by Natasha Raso and Daniel Chadwick Christmas fun for all the family

    When: 6th - 8th Jan 2023
    Address: The Lowry{c} Pier 8{c} The Quays{c} Salford{c} M50 3AZ
    Website: More information... Twitter: @The_Lowry

  • A Christmas Carol

    A Christmas Carol

    Whilst Christmas cheer and goodwill thrive across Victorian England, tight-fisted Ebenezer Scrooge goes to bed on Christmas Eve with no compassion or love in his heart

    When: 17th Nov - 14th Jan 2023
    Address: Albert Halls{c} Victoria Square{c} Bolton{c} BL1 1RU
    Website: More information... Twitter: @octagontheatre

  • Disney's The Lion King

    Disney's The Lion King

    Set against the majesty of the Serengeti Plains and to the evocative rhythms of Africa, Disney's multi award-winning musical is a unique theatrical experience that you will remember forever

    When: 27th Oct - 19th Feb 2023
    Address: Palace Theatre{c} Oxford St M1 6FT
    Website: More information... Twitter: @atgtickets

  • Neville's Island

    Neville's Island

    Neville, Angus, Gordon and Roy have unwittingly found themselves shipwrecked with barely a sausage between them. As the night gets cold and the karaoke ferry sails past, the battle for survival begins and these middle managers discover how little they really know about themselves and each other

    When: 17th Feb - 4th Mar 2023
    Address: Oldham Coliseum Theatre{c} Fairbottom St OL1 3SW
    Website: More information... Twitter: @OldhamColiseum

  • RNCM Opera: Die Fledermaus

    RNCM Opera: Die Fledermaus

    The bubbles flow freely as exuberant characters descend upon Prince Orlofsky"s New Year"s Eve party, but thanks to the mischievous Dr Falke, confusion and mistaken identity soon ensue. He"s out for playful vengeance against his friend Gabriel von Eisenstein

    When: 12th,13th,15th & 17th Dec 2023
    Address: RNCM{c} 124 Oxford Rd M13 9RD
    Website: More information... Twitter: @rncmvoice

Manchester a City of ‘Quarters’

Bury - Part of Historic Manchester

Bury

Only 30 minutes by Tram from the City Centre, Bury and its attractions make a good day trip

Castlefield

Castlefield

Nestled between the Irwell and Medloack rivers Castlefield is where the Romans established 'Mamucium'. Experience the old and modern and explore its attractions

China Town - City Centre

China Town

China Town, a stone's throw from Piccadilly Gardens, offers restaurants, specialist supermarkets and entertainment all in one space

Deansgate

Deansgate

Connecting most parts of the city, this mile-long road is worth a stroll along and offers some great shops and places to eat

Read About All Manchester‘s Quarters