- Telephone 01229 820000
- Website www.theforumbarrow.co.uk
The Forum was converted in 1990 from a civic hall to a multi-purpose arts venue, and has become an important cultural hub for the town, supporting the creation of professional theatre, dance, visual arts and film in the area. It hosts touring theatre and music, stand–up comedy, talks and lectures and literary events.
Barrow station is about 15 minutes' walk to the north, and the Forum is served by the 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 11 bus routes.
There are 18 events at this location
Sorted by title / date & time
Musical about P T Barnum, showman, businessman and entertainer in the 1800s, telling the story of his colourful life.
The Bowie Experience
Tribute to the late, great David Bowie.
Chas & Dave
The cheeky cheery Cockneys return with 'Rabbit', 'Gertcha', 'Margate' and more.
Family panto fun with Cinders and her ugly sisters.
Fri 15 Dec
Sat 16 Dec
Sun 17 Dec
Danny Baker: Cradle to the Stage
Stories and comedy from the veteran broadcaster.
Don't Dribble on the Dragon
An adventure about friendship featuring a magical dragon.
Stand-up comedy from the Mock The Week regular.
Elio Pace: The Billy Joel Songbook
Pace plays the songs of the Piano Man.
Foster & Allen
Popular Irish folk duo whose career spans over 40 years and 30 albums.
Grimethorpe Colliery Band
Under the musical direction of Brian Grant, the National Brass Band-winning ensemble plays popular classics.
Henning Wehn: Westphalia Is Not An Option
New show from the German Comedy Ambassador.
Pop icon, Bond singer and 1969 winner of the Eurovision Song Contest whose singing career spans six decades.
Barrow Savoyards present Gilbert & Sullivan's light-hearted tale of an executioner.
Priscilla, Queen of the Desert
Musical based on the comedy film.
A tribute to Fred Astaire.
Rhythm of the Dance
A celebration of Irish dancing in a variety of styles.
Ross Noble: Brain Dump
The wild-haired Geordie, prone to wondrous tangents and surreal interludes, wanders back out on tour with a brand new show.