Tag: Theatre

Feb 14
Welcome to Shangri-La reviewed: full of sparky performances and witty writing

Gemma Langford’s new play lifts the lid on the colourful facade of sticks of rock,…

Feb 11
Thriller Live reviewed: die-hard Michael Jackson fans will love it – but what about the rest of us?

Thriller Live, a celebration of the music of Michael Jackson, has been in the West End…

Feb 05
The Strange Tale of Charlie Chaplin and Stan Laurel reviewed: you’ll leave smiling from ear to ear

Charlie Chaplin’s slapstick remains beloved by audiences. Newcomers can view his…

Feb 04
The Greater Manchester theatres under threat of closure, redevelopment or demolition

When the Theatres Trust announced the 2020 Theatres at Risk Register, it was revealed…

Jan 27
Phantom of the Opera sequel is coming to Manchester for first ever UK tour – how to get tickets

Following on from a sell-out North American tour, the spellbinding sequel to The…

Dec 09
Inside the world of 2084 – the new immersive theatre experience at Manchester Central Library

Staring down at the assessment form, I can’t help but feel a little trepidation as…

Nov 26
The best Christmas shows in Manchester this year – and how to get tickets

Everybody loves a panto at Christmas. But there’s more to Christmas than pantos.…

Oct 31
Review: Rambert Triple Bill celebrates modern dance that stands out from the crowd

Rambert is one of the world’s leading independent dance companies, known for radical,…

Oct 14
Explore Manchester Central Library after dark with an immersive theatre show inspired by Orwell’s 1984

The Ministry of Truth is recruiting… This winter, you can explore the dramatic…

Jul 29
A musical production of Amélie is coming to Manchester next week – how to get tickets

A musical theatre production of Oscar-winning indie film Amélie is coming to…

Jun 26
Review: Pests at Hope Mill Theatre

Vivienne Franzmann’s hard hitting play was commissioned in 2014 and played at the…

Jun 24
Burlesque queen Dita Von Teese is bringing her new Glamonatrix tour to Manchester – how to get tickets

Burlesque sensation Dita Von Teese is coming to the UK next year with her latest tour,…