Theatre

There’s no shortage of theatres in Manchester. The Palace and Opera House show mainly West End productions and musicals whilst the Royal Exchange Theatre, the largest theatre in the round in Britain, The Lyric Theatre at The Lowry, which has the largest stage in the United Kingdom outside London’s West End, and HOME, with its two performance venues, show everything from classic theatre and revivals to contemporary drama and new writing. The Greater Manchester Fringe puts on hundreds of productions every summer

In the Night Garden Live has star appeal at The Lowry

There's something magical about CBeebies' hit TV show In The Night Garden that can near-hypnotise the little people in your lives. So it's no surprise...

The Gloria Estefan musical is coming to Manchester – how to...

Get ready to get On Your Feet - as the musical featuring the songs of Queen of Latin pop Gloria Estefan is heading to...

Review: Motown the Musical at the Opera House

The music of Motown is timeless. Once you start to roll off the names of some of the biggest hits, you can't stop. So...

Mark Benton on his most difficult acting job – and why...

Mark Benton has quite the CV. He is currently starring in Shakespeare & Hathaway, played Eddie Bell in the hit Craig Cash and Phil Mealy...

Cirque du Vulgar – the X-rated circus that’s not for the...

Imagine two hunky men wearing nothing but kilts, running around two 50ft hamster-wheels, suspended in mid-air. If you were at Cirque du Vulgar, a...

Review: Les Miserables at the Palace Theatre, Manchester

If you thought the public appetite for all things Les Miserables may have been sated by the Hollywood movie of 2012 or the recent...

Zog and Room on the Broom head to Manchester for live...

Fans of the children's books of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler are being spoilt for choice in Manchester this year. For hot on the heels...

Review: The Full Monty at Manchester Opera House

It's more than 20 years since The Full Monty stole the nation's hearts on the big screen - and the play of the Brit...

Review: Rough Crossing at The Lowry

Tom Stoppard is one of those writers who have a huge following. He has written some really fine plays, including The Real Thing, Rock...

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The Full Monty returns to Manchester Opera House for the very...

When it was first released on the big screen in August 1997, it was hard to predict that The Full Monty - a film...

Three to see this weekend: gospel choristers, sporty characters and university...

Valentine's weekend has lots of activities for couples and singletons alike, with cinema screenings the go-to affair at Victoria Baths and HOME, and a...

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