Preston Guild Hall & Charter Theatre
Opened in 1973 to replace the town's public hall, this complex has two performance venues: the Grand Hall (capacity 2,034) and the Charter Theatre (780).
Past performers include Led Zeppelin, David Bowie, the Jackson 5 and Thin Lizzy.
- Provides: Free wi-fi
Events at this venue
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Dave Spikey: Juggling On A Motorbike
The comedian takes a look back at his comedy career which has spanned 30 years.
Eddie 'The Eagle' Edwards: Try Hard
The Olympic ski jumper talks about his life and career.
Elio Pace: The Billy Joel Songbook
Pace plays the songs of the Piano Man.
An Evening With Boycott & Aggers
Following in the footsteps of Phil Tuffnell, Sunil Gavaskar and Graeme Swann, Geoff teams up with his TMS colleague for an evening of banter and cricket anecdotes. Aggers challenges the forthright views of the 'greatest living Yorkshireman' as he shares unseen footage from the BBC archives and rare photographs from his…
Former X Factor runners up perform pop-opera covers of well-known songs.
Go Brutal - Summer Ball.
Charity Summer Ball.
The Grand Masters of Darts 2017
The largest gathering of darts legendary players hits the Preston Guild Hall on Friday 23rd June.
Greg Davies: You Magnificent Beast
The enormously tall and slightly manic-eyed comedian you'll know from many a telly panel show and from his terrifying turn as the head of sixth form in The Inbetweeners, Davies returns with a new show of stand-up to follow the likes of Firing Cheeseballs at a Dog and The Back of my Mum's Head.
Guns 2 Roses
Welcome to the botanic garden, baby; it's a Guns N' Roses tribute.
Happy Mondays - 30th Anniversary Tour.
Preston Guild Hall & VMS Live Present HAPPY MONDAYS 30th Anniversary Twenty Four Hour Party People – Greatest Hits Tour
Watch out, the gang's all back together. Madchester nostalgia reigns as the original line-up of The Happy Mondays returns.
Jason Manford: Muddle Class
The comedian and actor – who formerly presented BBC's The One Show and was a team captain on hit Channel 4 panel show 8 Out of 10 Cats –returns to stand-up with his new show, Muddle Class.
Joel Dommett: LIVE
The young comedy star with a cupboard full of accolades and dreadfully modern hair.
Jon Richardson: Old Man
Wry observations and pessimistic humour from the 8 out of 10 Cats star, who is starting to feel his age.
One of the British folk scene's best-loved artists and the voice of contemporary English folk music.
King Of Pop - The Legend Continues UK Tour 2017
Introducing Navi, the man that has been chosen by Hollywood to portray Michael Jackson in an upcoming Lifetime TV movie about the star, is bringing his incredible tribute show 'King Of Pop' (featuring Jackson's very own guitarist) to the UK this Spring. The tour takes in an initial 18 dates and starts on 4th May at…
The Lady Boys of Bangkok
The colourful and light-hearted cabaret featuring the showgirls of Thailand's capital.
Let's Hang On
A tribute to Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons. Tight falsetto vocals and doo-wop harmonies, featuring all those insanely catchy hits such as 'Can't Take My Eyes Off You' and 'December '63 (Oh What A Night)'.
Pop icon, Bond singer and 1969 winner of the Eurovision Song Contest whose singing career spans six decades.
The Russian State Opera presents one of the most colourful and exotic operas – Puccini's Madama Butterfly.
A production of Puccini's tale of doomed love between an American naval lieutenant and his young Japanese bride.
Martha Reeves & the Vandellas
Motown diva whips up a soul party with such classic hits as 'Dancing in the Streets' and 'Heatwave'.
Milton Jones is Out There
Absurd one-liners from telly regular Jones.
The voice behind hits such as Ace's 'How Long', Squeeze's 'Tempted' and Mike and the Mechanics' 'The Living Years'.
Paul Chowdhry: Live Innit
The Lafta funniest stand-up award winner of 2013 tackles more observational stuff in his latest show.
Preston Opera: The Merry Widow
Franz Lehar's famous operetta, performed in English with full chorus and orchestra.
Thu 18 May
Fri 19 May
The Simon & Garfunkel Story
With a backdrop of projected photos and original film footage a full live band perform Simon & Garfunkel hits including 'Mrs Robinson', 'Cecilia', 'Homeward Bound' and many more.
Canadian comedian Tom Stade presents his show I Swear: comedy which shows you how to swear properly.
Sat 16 Sep
Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01772 80 44 44
Ultimate Earth, Wind And Fire
The tribute act recreate the sounds from the 1970s and 1980s funk band, expect to hear classics including Boogie Wonderland, September, and After The Love Has Gone.