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Thursday 19 May 2022

[@]Manchester Theatre Highlights

  • BERYL

    BERYL

    When actress Maxine Peake was given cyclist Beryl Burtonus autobiography as a gift she questioned why no one had ever written a play about Britainus unsung sporting legend, and so she wrote it herself...

    When: 7th - 21st May '22
    Address: Oldham Coliseum, Fairbottom St, OL1 3SW
    Website: More information...

  • Northern Ballet - Casanova

    Northern Ballet - Casanova

    Consumed by his desires, Casanova lived every minute in a whirlwind of scandal and decadence. But behind the mask, there was more to the man. Casanova takes you inside the heart and mind of one of the most notorious figures in history

    When: 18th - 21st May '22
    Address: The Lowry, The Quays,uSalford M50 3AZ
    Website: More information... Twitter: @the_lowry

  • ComedySportz

    ComedySportz

    You've seen football. You've seen tennis. But have you seen Comedy as a sport" Then you don't want to miss this all ages, all action, all improvised competitive comedy show!

    When: 28th May '22
    Address: Water Side Arts, Waterside Plaza, Trafford M33 7ZF
    Website: More information... Twitter: @WatersideArts

  • Oh Mother

    Oh Mother

    A fever dream made in the heat of the love, the exhaustion and the chaos. Itus for our friends, our parents, our partners, our babies and for any of you that are making a family. Family means everything you want it to mean.

    When: 12th - 28th May '22
    Address: HOME, Tony Wilson Place, Manchester M15 4FN
    Website: More information... Twitter: @home_mcr

  • Passion

    Passion

    Reimagining of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapineus multi-award-winning Passion. Exploring the consequences of intense passion and obsessive adoration, Passion is a ravishing and thought-provoking look at the lengths people go to for desire

    When: 5th May - 5th June '22
    Address: Hope Mill Theatre, 113 Pollard St, Manchester M4 7JA
    Website: More information... Twitter: @hopemilltheatr1

  • Fat Friends - The Musical

    Fat Friends - The Musical

    This hugely entertaining musical reunites our favourite foodie friends as they are put through their Zumba paces at their local slimming club, whilst Kelly fantasises about fitting into the wedding dress of her dreams

    When: 6th - 11th June '22
    Address: The Lowry, The Quays,uSalford M50 3AZ
    Website: More information... Twitter: @the_lowry

  • Anything Goes

    Anything Goes

    Featuring a 50 strong cast and ensemble of the finest we have to offer on stage (including tap dancing sailors!) and a full-sized live orchestra, this uplifting production of Anything Goes features heart-warming romance, farcical fun and spectacular show stopping dance routines

    When: 9th - 18th June '22
    Address: Palace Theatre, 97 Oxford St, Manchester M1 6FT
    Website: More information... Twitter: @atgtickets

  • Red Velvet

    Red Velvet

    When celebrated actor Edmund Kean takes ill, Theatre Royal Covent Gardenus 1833 run of Othello is at risk of closing. Flustered, but loving the drama, the impassioned acting company hastily reallocates roles u but the producer has a radical idea

    When: 27th May - 25th June '22
    Address: Royal Exchange Theatre, St Ann{a}s Square, Manchester, M2 7DH
    Website: More information... Twitter: @rxtheatre

  • My Fair Lady

    My Fair Lady

    My Fair Lady tells the story of Eliza Doolittle, a young and fiesty Cockney flower seller, and Henry Higgins, an acclaimed linguistics professor who is determined to transform her into his idea of a 'proper lady'

    When: 29th June '22
    Address: The Met, Market Street, Bury BL9 0BW
    Website: More information... Twitter: @themet

  • Vice Versa

    Vice Versa

    A vibrant show where performance-art meets theatre to explore the journey of how a young woman goes from being a passive civilian in a totalitarian, dystopian and android-like world to becoming an active voice for change and finding freedom

    When: 1st & 2nd July '22
    Address: HOME, Tony Wilson Place, Manchester M15 4FN
    Website: More information... Twitter: @home_mcr

  • South Pacific

    South Pacific

    Boasting one of Rodgers & Hammersteinus most memorable scores, this much-loved Tony and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical features songs such as Some Enchanted Evening, Ium Gonna Wash That Man Right Outa My Hair and Bali Haui

    When: 16th - 23rd July '22
    Address: Opera House, 3 Quay St, Manchester M3 3HP
    Website: More information... Twitter: @atgtickets

  • The Osmonds - A New Musical

    The Osmonds - A New Musical

    You Loved Them For A Reason. Now, for the first time, you can see this sensational new musical and relive one of the worldus biggest ever boybands. THE OSMONDS: A new musical tells the official story from Jay Osmond about the five brothers from Utah

    When: 9th - 13th August '22
    Address: Palace Theatre, 97 Oxford St, Manchester M1 6FT
    Website: More information... Twitter: @atgtickets

  • The Gruffalo

    The Gruffalo

    Join Mouse on a daring adventure through the deep, dark wood in Tall Storiesu magical, musical adaptation of the classic picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler

    When: 30th July - 21st Aug
    Address: The Lowry, The Quays,uSalford M50 3AZ
    Website: More information... Twitter: @the_lowry

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