Opera House

Opera House
Quay Street, Manchester, Lancashire, M3 3HP
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This commercial touring theatre plays host to all genres, including comedy, music, theatre, dance and more. The venue seats nearly 2000 people and spent some time as a bingo hall between openings and closures throughout the years and has seen a number of regional, European and world premiers (Phantom of the Opera, West Side Story and Ghost, the Musical, respectively).

Events at this venue

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The Band

Brand new British musical featuring the songs of Take That, created in association with Britain’s most successful band. Written by Tim Firth The Band tells the story of five 16-year-old girls who are fans of a male pop group. Playing the boy band are Five to Five, the winners of the BBC show Let It Shine.

Fri 8 Sep

£23.40–£53.40 / 0844 847 2275

Sat 9 Sep

£23.40–£53.40 / 0844 847 2275

Mon 11 Sep

£23.40–£53.40 / 0844 847 2275

…and 17 more dates until 30 Sep

Bat Out of Hell: The Musical

  • Directed by: Jay Scheib
  • Written by: Jim Steinman (music)

Rock'n'roll musical by Jim Steinman based on the Meat Loaf album.

Fri 28 Apr

£17.50–£73.50 / 0844 847 2275

Crazy For You

George Gershwin's multi-award winning musical set in the 1930s about the budding romance between Bobby, the son of a wealthy New York banker, and Polly, daughter of the proprietor of a failing theatre in Deadrock, Nevada. Starring Caroline Flack and Tom Chambers.

Tue 28 Nov

£14.90–£57.40 / 0844 847 2275

Wed 29 Nov

£14.90–£57.40 / 0844 847 2275

Thu 30 Nov

£14.90–£57.40 / 0844 847 2275

…and 2 more dates until 2 Dec

The Crucible

  • Directed by: Douglas Rintoul
  • Written by: Arthur Miller

Arthur Miller's The Crucible, presented by Sell a Door Theatre Company and the Queens Theatre Hornchurch.

Mon 8 May

£13.75–£36.75 / 0844 847 2275

Tue 9 May

£13.75–£36.75 / 0844 847 2275

Wed 10 May

£13.75–£36.75 / 0844 847 2275

…and 3 more dates until 13 May

Dick Whittington

Festive panto with music, comedy and dance.

Sat 9 Dec

£12–£47.50 / 0844 847 2275

Sun 10 Dec

Tue 12 Dec

…and 23 more dates until 7 Jan 2018

Ellen Kent: Madama Butterfly

Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent production with international soloists, highly-praised chorus and full orchestra Winner of “The Best Opera Award” Liverpool Daily Post Theatre Awards - Puccini Madama Buuterfly Starring the International soprano Alyona Kistenyova* Back by overwhelming public…

Sat 10 Mar 2018

£19.90–£47.40 / 0844 847 2275

Ellen Kent's La Traviata

Opera & Ballet International proudly present an Ellen Kent Production Verdi La Traviata Starring Maria Tonina and Alyona Kistenyova The love story that gripped Paris Back by public demand A tragic tale of searing passion and memorable music, La Traviata is Verdi’s outstanding interpretation of one of the most popular…

Fri 9 Mar 2018

£19.90–£47.40 / 0844 847 2275

Gangsta Granny

  • Written by: David Walliams

The world premiere performance of David Walliams' Gangsta Granny book, about a Friday night with Granny that ends up being more exciting than expected. Presented by the Birmingham Stage Company (Horrible Histories).

Wed 7 Jun

£20.90–£28.65 / 0844 847 2275

Thu 8 Jun

£20.90–£28.65 / 0844 847 2275

Fri 9 Jun

£20.90–£28.65 / 0844 847 2275

…and 2 more dates until 11 Jun

Hairspray

The feel-good musical comedy telling the story of Tracy Turnblad, a girl with big hair and big dreams.

Mon 26 Mar 2018

£18–£55 / 0844 847 2275

Tue 27 Mar 2018

£18–£55 / 0844 847 2275

Wed 28 Mar 2018

£18–£55 / 0844 847 2275

…and 9 more dates until 7 Apr 2018

Iconic The Show

A live show crammed with hits from iconic movies, including Pulp Fiction, James Bond and Mad Max.

Thu 8 Mar 2018

£27.90–£29.90 / 0844 847 2275

A Judgement in Stone

Crime drama based on the best-selling novel by Ruth Rendell.

Mon 13 Nov

£16.40–£40.40 / 0844 847 2275

Tue 14 Nov

£16.40–£40.40 / 0844 847 2275

Wed 15 Nov

£16.40–£40.40 / 0844 847 2275

…and 3 more dates until 18 Nov

Love Letters

Love Story stars Ryan O'Neal and Ali McGraw perform AR Gurney's celebrated two-hander about rich WASPs in love.

Mon 20 Nov

£16.90–£40.40 / 0844 847 2275

Tue 21 Nov

£16.90–£40.40 / 0844 847 2275

Wed 22 Nov

£16.90–£40.40 / 0844 847 2275

…and 3 more dates until 25 Nov

My First Ballet: Cinderella

A carefully produced ballet telling the story of Cinderella, with a narrator to help introduce and engage young children to the art of ballet.

Wed 26 Jul

£13.40–£29.40 / 0844 847 2275

…and 2 more dates until 30 Jul

Not Dead Enough

Olivier Award-winning Ian Talbot directs Shaun Mckenna's adaptation of Peter James's murder thriller in which a detective confronts the mysterious disappearance of his spouse. Bill Ward stars as DS Roy Grace alongside Laura Whitmore, one of the stars of 2016's Strictly Come Dancing on BBC1, and Coronation Street's Stephen…

Mon 22 May

£20.40–£44.40 / 0844 847 2275

Tue 23 May

£20.40–£44.40 / 0844 847 2275

Wed 24 May

£20.40–£44.40 / 0844 847 2275

…and 3 more dates until 27 May

Out of Order

Ray Cooney's 1990 farce set in a posh London hotel.

Tue 30 May

£12–£38.50 / 0844 847 2275

Wed 31 May

£12–£38.50 / 0844 847 2275

Thu 1 Jun

£12–£38.50 / 0844 847 2275

…and 2 more dates until 3 Jun

QI: No Such Thing as a Fish

Bizarre and humorous facts from the QI universe in the first live touring version of the hit podcast.

Sun 26 Nov

The Sensational 60's Experience

Relive the soundtrack to the swinging sixties, when pop music was at its finest! Herman's Hermits, Chris Farlowe, The Merseybeats, The Swinging Blue Jeans, The Fortunes, The Ivy League and New Amen Corner perform classic hits such as Hippy Hippy Shake, Out Of Time and I'm Into Something Good. Hosted by Alan Mosca from…

Thu 5 Oct

£30.65–£32.65 / 0844 847 2275

Shawn Klush: Elvis World Tour

Multi-award-winning Elvis impersonator.

Sun 19 Nov

£28.15–£43.15 / 0844 847 2275

Shout! the Mod Musical

Musical featuring popular hits from the 60s. The story follows five woman in different decades of their lives who all write to Shout! magazine's advice column.

Tue 27 Jun

£20–£38.75 / 0844 847 2275

Wed 28 Jun

£20–£38.75 / 0844 847 2275

…and 2 more dates until 1 Jul

The Solid Silver 60s Show

Relive the nostalgic sounds of 60s pop in the company of The Merseybeats, Dave Berry, Wayne Fontana, Vanity Fare and special guest Chris Montez from the USA. The artists sing their greatest hits and celebrate the music of the famous decade.

Sun 7 May

£33.65–£36.15 / 0844 847 2275

Tango Moderno

Tango performance.

Tue 17 Oct

£23.90–£59.90 / 0844 847 2275

Wed 18 Oct

£23.90–£59.90 / 0844 847 2275

Thu 19 Oct

£23.90–£59.90 / 0844 847 2275

…and 2 more dates until 21 Oct

The Wedding Singer

The story of wedding singer and rock star wannabe Robbie Hart, who falls for Julia while helping to plan her big day.

Mon 15 May

£16.50–£48.50 / 0844 847 2275

Tue 16 May

£16.50–£48.50 / 0844 847 2275

Wed 17 May

£16.50–£48.50 / 0844 847 2275

…and 3 more dates until 20 May

The Wedding Singer

The cast from The Wedding Singer the Musical (based on the smash hit Adam Sandler movie) perform hits from the show alongside West End hits and 80s classics.

Mon 15 May

£20–£45; £20–£45 Mems - Select seats up to £10 off; £20–£45; £20–£45 Mems - Select seats up to £5 off; £16.50–£37.50; £16.50–£37.50 Mems - Select… / 0844 847 2275

Tue 16 May

£20–£45; £20–£45 Mems - Select seats up to £10 off; £20–£45; £20–£45 Mems - Select seats up to £5 off; £16.50–£37.50; £16.50–£37.50 Mems - Select… / 0844 847 2275

Wed 17 May

£20–£45; £20–£45 Mems - Select seats up to £10 off; £20–£45; £20–£45 Mems - Select seats up to £5 off; £16.50–£37.50; £16.50–£37.50 Mems - Select… / 0844 847 2275

…and 3 more dates until 20 May

Whitney: Queen of the Night

A celebration of the life and music of Whitney Houston through three decades of classic hits.

Fri 6 Oct

£22.90–£28.90 / 0844 847 2275

The Wipers Times

Ian Hislop and Nick Newman's play about the WWI newspaper.

Tue 31 Oct

£14.40–£34.90 / 0844 847 2275

Wed 1 Nov

Thu 2 Nov

…and 2 more dates until 4 Nov

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