Family

Cinderella

Don’t miss this year’s breath-taking family pantomime, Cinderella, brought to us once again by Stageworks Worldwide Productions.

Sun 8th Dec to
Tue 31st Dec
Start 1.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
Lancashire Hotpots

Lancashire Hotpots

The undisputed kings of musical comedy The Lancashire Hotpots are back to bring you another non-stop night of madcap music and laughs!

Sat 23rd Nov
Doors 7.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Comedy
Romesh Ranganathan

Romesh Ranganathan

Romesh is back with a brand new show ‘The Cynic’s Mixtape’, his most brutally honest show yet.

Sun 24th Nov
Start 8.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
Ben Elton

Ben Elton

The Godfather of modern stand-up returns! Ben Elton is back on the road with an all new stand-up show. His new show promises to try and make sense of a world which appears to have gone stark raving mad.

Mon 25th Nov
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
Shed Seven

Shed Seven

Shed Seven have announced their biggest ever UK tour to date for November and December 2019

Tue 26th Nov
Doors 7.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
The Soul Convicts

The Soul Convicts

An invigorating fusion of brass, melodies and disco pop, these funk soul brothers and sisters from Lancashire are kicking up a mighty storm on the live circuit.

Fri 29th Nov
Doors 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Spoken Word
Rovers Revolution

Rovers Revolution

Celebrate the launch of Rovers Revolution with Colin Hendry, Kevin Gallacher, Mark Atkins and author John Duerden, hosted by Graham Liver.

Wed 4th Dec
Doors 7.00pm
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
The Rocket Man

The Rocket Man

Get ready for take-off as we bring you the number one tribute to one of the greatest musicians of all time, Sir Elton John!

Thu 5th Dec
Doors 6.30pm
Start 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Comedy
George’s Comedy Club

George’s Comedy Club

George’s Comedy Club runs on the first Friday of every month! Book early – it always sells out!!!

Fri 6th Dec
Start 8.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Other Events
Sounds Familiar

Sounds Familiar

Sounds Familiar Music Quiz is the biggest, best and most raucous music quiz in the UK, with sell-out events each week.

Sat 7th Dec
Doors 6.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
Big Country

Big Country

Return to Steeltown 35th Anniversary Tour 1984-2019

Sat 14th Dec
Doors 7.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
Bad Manners + Guests

Bad Manners + Guests

Lip up Fatty! And join us for a skanking Christmas party with the larger than life Buster and co.

Fri 20th Dec
Doors 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
The Illicits

The Illicits

It’s been an amazing 12 months for this local band – come and see what all the fuss is about whilst you still can in an intimate space

Sat 21st Dec
Doors 7.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Classical Music and Opera
BBC Philharmonic

BBC Philharmonic

BBC Philharmonic return to Blackburn under the baton of Korean conductor, Eun Sun Kim.

Fri 10th Jan
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Family
American Wrestling

American Wrestling

The world’s greatest family show returns to Britain’s best wrestling venue.

Sat 1st Feb
Doors 6.45pm
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
One Night In Dublin

One Night In Dublin

Join us as The wild Murphys take us to One night in Dublin

Sat 8th Feb
Doors 7.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Comedy
Menopause The Musical 2

Menopause The Musical 2

In the hysterical sequel to the smash-hit show Menopause The Musical®, we fast forwards five years to catch up with the same four characters for tales of their lives, loves and losses as they set off on the high seas.

Wed 12th Feb
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
David Baddiel: Trolls Not the Dolls

David Baddiel: Trolls Not the Dolls

The follow up to his acclaimed shows Fame: Not The Musical, and My Family: Not The Sitcom

Thu 13th Feb
Start 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
Luther: the Legend Lives On

Luther: the Legend Lives On

The World’s premier show in celebration of ‘The Velvet Voice’ experience all the hits from his amazing career, culminating over 40 million album sales.

Sat 15th Feb
Doors 6.45pm
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
Boys Are Back

Boys Are Back

Celebrating a decade of wild boys of pop, MJR bring you, four acts in one unforgettable night – 5ive, 911, a1 and Damage

Tue 18th Feb
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
Tom Stade: You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet Tour

Tom Stade: You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet Tour

Following his last smash-hit UK tour and direct from this year’s Edinburgh festival Tom is back on the road with a brand-new show.

Thu 20th Feb
Start 8.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Classical Music and Opera
Aida

Aida

The Russian State Opera presents its premiere of Aida; a timeless and emotional opera with breath-taking melodies. Featuring an impressive cast and accompanied by a live Orchestra numbering over 30 musicians.

Fri 21st Feb
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
Kiefer Sutherland

Kiefer Sutherland

Kiefer Sutherland has been a professional actor for over thirty years, starring in movies like ‘Stand By Me’, ‘The Lost Boys’, ‘Young Guns’, as well as the TV series ‘24.’

Sat 22nd Feb
Doors 7.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Dance
Spirit of the Dance

Spirit of the Dance

The International smash hit “Spirit of the Dance” celebrates 21 fabulous years as one of the most successful dance shows ever and now, their new spine tingling anniversary show is touring the world.

Wed 26th Feb
Doors 6.30pm
Start 7.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
Boyzlife

Boyzlife

Two of the world’s biggest bands BOYZONE and WESTLIFE come together,
For the very first time, with a full band production show.
Featuring BRIAN MCFADDEN and KEITH DUFFY

Fri 28th Feb
Doors 7.00pm
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Community
Sing Together

Sing Together

Come and hear the fabulous children of Lancashire sing their hearts out at the Sing Together concerts.

Mon 2nd Mar to
Thu 12th Mar
Start 6.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Classical Music and Opera
The Hallé – Beethoven 250th Celebration

The Hallé – Beethoven 250th Celebration

The Hallé present a programme of Beethoven to celebrate the 250th Anniversary of the composer’s birth.

Fri 13th Mar
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
Lipstick on Your Collar

Lipstick on Your Collar

Lipstick On Your Collar runs through the music of the 50s & 60s, from the birth of Rock ‘n’ Roll in 1955 through to the Beatles and British Invasion in 1964.

Sat 14th Mar
Doors 7.00pm
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
The Blockheads

The Blockheads

Formed in 1977 to promote Ian Durys’ album ‘New Boots and Panties’ on the first Stiff Records tour of the U.K. Chaz Jankel, Norman Watt-Roy, Charlie Charles, John Turnbull and Mick Gallagher became known as ‘The Blockheads’

Sat 21st Mar
Doors 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Comedy
Dave Spikey

Dave Spikey

Funny things happen all the time. Normal events don’t catch the eye but Dave’s special radar instinctively draws him to the small out-of-the-ordinary events and conversations that wash over most of us and pass us by.

Fri 27th Mar
Start 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Community
NAC Centenary Concert

NAC Centenary Concert

A grand musical celebration featuring the 2nd Rossendale Scout Band and a magnificent seven East Lancashire choirs – men’s, women’s, mixed and youth – for the National Association of Choirs centenary.

Sat 28th Mar
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
Chris Ramsey – 20/20

Chris Ramsey – 20/20

Critically acclaimed comedian Chris Ramsey is hitting the road for his biggest ever stand-up tour in 2020

Sun 29th Mar
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
Friends! The Musical Parody

Friends! The Musical Parody

Friends! The Musical Parody is an hilarious good-hearted romp through our favourite moments from the hit TV show in an uncensored, hilarious, fast-paced, music-filled production

Sun 5th Apr
Doors 6.15pm
Start 7.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
Supreme Queen

Supreme Queen

Closely following the ethos of the original band, Supreme Queen have always strived to create the Original Queen Live Experience.

Sat 11th Apr
Doors 7.00pm
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
The Skids (Unplugged)

The Skids (Unplugged)

The Skids featuring Richard Jobson, Bruce Watson and Jamie Watson announce a series of ‘Unplugged’ dates in support of their recent acoutsic album ‘Peaceful Times’.

Sat 18th Apr
Start 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Classical Music and Opera
Manchester Camerata

Manchester Camerata

Manchester Camerata and its co-Leader, Katie Stillman, take to the stage in a diverse programme of chamber music.

Fri 24th Apr
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
The Christians

The Christians

Still headed by enigmatic lead singer Garry Christian who has only gained in vocal stature (and wit) over the years!

Sat 25th Apr
Doors 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Club Nights
Martin Kemp – Back to the 80’s Party

Martin Kemp – Back to the 80’s Party

Martin Kemp of Spandau Ballet trades in his bass for the turntables to spin classic hits from the 1980s.

Sat 2nd May
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Dance
Little Red Riding Hood

Little Red Riding Hood

Retelling the classic fairytale with a Northern Ballet twist, Little Red Riding Hood is the perfect opportunity for your little ones to enjoy live ballet, music and theatre.

Wed 06 May 20
2.30pm + 4.30pm shows

Concert Hall
 
Dance
Swan Lake

Swan Lake

Join Vienna Festival Ballet as they celebrate their 40th Anniversary with one of ballet’s most powerful and beautiful love stories.

Wed 13th May
Doors 6.15pm
Start 7.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
Fleetwood Bac

Fleetwood Bac

Fleetwood Bac are the world’s first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic ‘Rumours’ line-up.

Fri 22nd May
Doors 7.30pm
Start 8.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Community
Tom de Houwer

Tom de Houwer

The world-renowned Tom de Houwer will be bringing you a flower demonstration like no other.

Thu 18th Jun
Doors 12.30pm
Start 1.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Classical Music and Opera
The Hallé – Best of British Cinema

The Hallé – Best of British Cinema

Stephen Bell, the Hallé Pops Associate Conductor, will guide us through a festival of British film favourites, with scores packed full of drama, excitement and comedy.

Sun 28th Jun
Start 3.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
Jools Holland & His Rhythm and Blues Orchestra

Jools Holland & His Rhythm and Blues Orchestra

We are delighted to welcome back Jools and his Rhythm and Blues Orchestra as part of his 2020 tour.

Thu 16th Jul
Doors 7.00pm
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
Jimmy Carr: Terribly Funny

Jimmy Carr: Terribly Funny

Jimmy’s brand new show contains jokes about all kinds of terrible things.

Sun 20th Sep
Start 8.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
Jethro Tull: The Prog Years

Jethro Tull: The Prog Years

The Prog Years’ UK Tour.

Sat 3rd Oct
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
G4

G4

Experience sumptuous harmonies in an idyllic, festive setting…

Fri 20th Nov
Doors 7.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
Tez Ilyas

Tez Ilyas

The brand-new stand-up show from the star of The Tez O’Clock Show (Channel 4), TEZ Talks
(BBC Radio 4) and the multi-award-winning Man Like Mobeen (BBC Three).

Sat 28th Nov
Start 8.00pm
Windsor Suite