1 Waterside Plaza, Sale, Cheshire, M33 7ZF
  • Box office 0161 912 5616
  • General enquiries 0161 912 5616
  • Opening times Mon–Sat 10am–5pm (7pm on event or class nights)
  • Bar open Daily 10am-5pm (8pm on class & performance nights)
  • Box office times Daily 10am–5pm (8pm on class & performance nights);
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  • Website watersidearts.org
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Waterside Arts Centre

Waterside is a thriving and vibrant arts venue in the heart of Sale in Trafford. Comprising a theatre, art galleries, studios and workspaces, the centre is an important regional hub for both performance and visual art.

  • Provides: Wheelchair access, Free wi-fi

Events at this venue

There are 20 events at this location

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Andy Fairweather Low & The Low Riders

Andy Fairweather Low shot to fame as Lead Singer in Amen Corner singing massive hits like 'Bend Me Shape Me', 'Hello Suzy' and 'If Paradise is Half As Nice'. A hugely successful Solo career followed with Wide Eyed And Legless being the biggest International hit from his three solo albums. One of the most respected…

Fri 4 Feb

£25 / 01619125616

Best of Buzz Comedy

Waterside's legendary monthly comedy night showcasing new and established talent. Headliner Chris Washington brings hilarious everyday observations plus anecdotes of his quirky misadventures and eccentricities. Karen Bayley has for many years been one of the top stand-ups on the circuit, she is delightfully saucy with a…

Sat 5 Feb

£13 (£11) / 01619125616

The Blues Band Farewell Tour

Paul Jones, Dave Kelly, Tom McGuinness, Rob Townsend and Gary Fletcher. Many of the Blues Band’s 21st century fans weren’t even born when these five virtuosos, already music industry veterans, decided to fly in the face of musical fashion in 1979 and form a band ‘just to play the blues’. No one could have predicted that…

Fri 25 Feb

£29.50 / 01619125616

Cit Writers' Group

Led by poet Jazmine Linklater, these creative writing workshops are open to all, and aim to facilitate new writing through a combination of reading and discussion, guided writing exercises, free writing time, and facilitated group workshop. Each session will be split into three parts: Read and discuss texts together as a…

Mon 21 Feb

£7.50 (£5) / 01619125616

Mon 21 Mar

£7.50 (£5) / 01619125616

ComedySportz 4 Tots

A show aimed at kids aged six and under from the team behind ComedySportz. Each show promises plenty of BIG laughs for little kids and a great opportunity to let their imaginations run wild. There will be plenty of silly songs, stories and games and lots of opportunities for kids and parents to get involved, give…

Sat 29 Jan

£3–£5 / 0161 912 5616

Sat 19 Feb

£3–£5 / 0161 912 5616

ComedySportz UK

Improvisational comedy from two teams who are battling it out for laughs by creating sketches, songs and all kinds of scenes from audience suggestions.

Sat 29 Jan

£6–£8 / 0161 912 5616

Sat 19 Feb

£6–£8 / 0161 912 5616

Sat 26 Mar

£6–£8 / 0161 912 5616

…and 3 more dates until 25 Jun

Curious Investigators

Scribble and Clipboard have a job to do: sort the recycling. But Scribble keeps finding new things to investigate. When she discovers a mysterious egg hidden in the rubbish, the pair need the audience’s help to rescue an unborn chick. Can we save a mysterious egg from a smashing? And what will we discover along the way?

Sun 13 Feb

£7–£9 / 0161 912 5616

Daliso Chaponda: Apocalypse Not Now

The Britain's Got Talent finalist returns with a new hour of observational comedy, reflecting on the hellish year of 2020 and how he made lemonade out of lemons.

Sat 29 Jan

£16.50 / 0161 912 5616

Dommy B's Best Adventure Ever

CBeebies 'Rhyme Rocket' poet Dommy B goes back on tour with his best adventure yet! When Dom and his Mum move home, Dom has to go to a new school. Leaving behind friends and familiarity, he arrives ready to share his exciting rhymes about meeting a magical goblin, and what happened at the lake when he attempted the…

Sat 5 Feb

£7.50–£9.50 / 0161 912 5616

Kendal Mountain Tour

Unleash your adventurous side… Join us for an evening of film and talks celebrating adventure from some of the most spectacular places on earth, brought to you by the team behind Kendal Mountain Festival. You’ll be guided through a curation of stories from across the globe, told by a unique collection of travellers…

Thu 21 Apr

£19.80 (£11) / 0161 912 5616

Kris Drever

Kris Drever is a Scottish folk singer songwriter, who has won multiple awards including an incredible 7 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards, two shortlist nominations for Scottish Album of The Year (with his trio Lau) and much acclaim for his solo recordings and concerts including glowing reviews from The Herald, The Guardian, Mojo…

Thu 10 Feb

£16 / 01619125616

Thu 17 Feb

£12.50 (£10.50) / 0161 912 5616

Pebble on the Beach

M6 Theatre Company presents In association with The North Wall Pebble on the Beach (Ages 3+) * An unforgettable day at the seaside! * Welcome to Sandyway Bay! Everyone’s welcome on Al’s beach. He rents deck chairs, sells beach toys and generally keeps things ship shape. Samantha has decided to have a day at the seaside.

Sun 27 Mar

£7.50–£9.50 / 0161 912 5616

Pete Whittaker… Solo & Free

Join Pete from the sub culture of underground crack climbing and onto the side of the world’s highest big walls. The journey takes you from astronomical lactate pumping athletic feats, to speed solos of the world’s biggest cliffs. Driven by the challenge and the suffering, Pete looks to find that mythical point between…

Sun 27 Feb

£16 / 01619125616

So You Think You Know About Dinosaurs?

So You Think You Know About Dinosaurs is the hit stage show starring dinosaur aficionado Dr Ben Garrod. Get ready to go on an exciting pre-historic adventure as Ben explores the biggest, deadliest and weirdest predators that ever roamed the planet. Yes dinosaurs such as Tyrannosaurus rex, Allosaurus and Spinosaurus would…

Sat 26 Feb

£12.50–£15.50 / 0161 912 5616

Steve Harley

The original Cockney rebel plays his hits.

Thu 5 May

£31.35 / 0161 912 5616

Vonda Shepard

Known for appearances, performances and musical accompaniment to Ally McBeal and top 10 single (and show theme) 'Searching My Soul'. Now on her 14th album, Shepard performs new songs and back catalogue classics.

Fri 7 Oct

£29.70 / 0161 912 5616

Sat 26 Feb

£12 (£10) / 0161 912 5616

Yelena Overchenko

Yelena’s work focuses on fashion, fine art and portraiture. Her photography creates an inner world that explores the depths of human consciousness, thoughts, feelings and self-awareness.

Fri 28 Jan

Free free exhibition mon- sat / 01619125616

Sat 29 Jan

Free free exhibition mon- sat / 01619125616

Mon 31 Jan

Free free exhibition mon- sat / 01619125616

…and 23 more dates until 26 Feb

You Choose

You Choose – Every show is unique! Based on the brilliant book by Pippa Goodhart and Nick Sharratt, Nonsense Room Productions (Shark in the Park and Hairy Maclary Shows) bring you a brand new interactive musical show for all the family. But in this show – you choose what happens! Using the picture book as inspiration and…

Sun 20 Feb

£7–£9 / 0161 912 5616