Palace Theatre Manchester Events
If you are looking for all shows listed at the Palace Theatre, Manchester that are booking now - then look no further! To see what's on in Manchester theatres, browse below...
Listed below are all of the shows currently booking at the Palace Theatre and our booking links are direct with the theatre's box office.
Many shows have tickets from as little as £13.00 (+ ATG transaction fee) - such as, The Commitments, Mamma Mia, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Strictly Ballroom, Carmen, Les Misérables and more...
For information: ATG continues to make the safety and security of its customers and staff a priority. As such, please bear in mind that they may undertake bag checks, so recommend you leave extra time to avoid queues, and refrain from bringing suitcases, rucksacks and large bags into the theatre.
The Palace Theatre in Manchester is a historic performing arts venue that has played a significant role in the city's cultural scene for over a century. Located on Oxford Street in the heart of Manchester, the Palace Theatre has been the go-to destination for theatre enthusiasts in the city and beyond, with its impressive range of productions and performances.
The Palace Theatre was built in 1891, and over the years, it has undergone numerous renovations to keep up with the changing times. The theatre boasts a stunning façade with intricate architectural details and a grand entrance that leads visitors into a spacious and opulent lobby. The main auditorium features a capacity of over 1,200 seats, with plush seating, ornate décor, and state-of-the-art sound and lighting systems.
Over the years, the Palace Theatre has played host to a wide range of productions, from Shakespearean plays to musicals and operas. Some of the most famous productions that have graced the theatre's stage include the Manchester premiere of Les Miserables in 1987, The Phantom of the Opera in 1993, and Wicked in 2013.
In addition to its impressive range of performances, the Palace Theatre has also played an important role in the city's cultural scene. The theatre has provided a platform for local artists and performers to showcase their talents, and has also hosted a number of community events and outreach programs.
In recent years, the theatre has implemented a number of eco-friendly initiatives, such as installing LED lighting, reducing water usage, and implementing recycling programs. The theatre is also committed to supporting local businesses and suppliers, using locally sourced products wherever possible.
PUBLIC TRANSPORT IN MANCHESTER
Manchester is one of the most vibrant and bustling cities in the UK, with a thriving economy, a rich cultural heritage, and a diverse community. However, like many other major cities, Manchester faces a number of challenges when it comes to public transport and parking.
Public transport is an essential aspect of any city's infrastructure, providing people with access to work, education, and leisure activities. Manchester has a relatively extensive public transport system, including buses, trams, and trains. The city is served by two main train stations, Manchester Piccadilly and Manchester Victoria, which offer connections to destinations across the UK.
In recent years, the city has invested heavily in its tram network, with the opening of the Metrolink in 1992 and several extensions since then. The Metrolink now serves over 90 stops across Greater Manchester, connecting the city centre with suburbs and outlying areas. The system is particularly popular with commuters, with over 43 million journeys made on the network in 2019.
Buses also play an important role in Manchester's public transport system, with over 130 routes serving the city and its suburbs. The city has also introduced a number of initiatives to encourage people to use public transport, such as the Get Me There smartcard, which offers discounted travel on buses and trams, and the Cycle Hub, which provides secure bike parking at key transport hubs.
Despite these efforts, however, Manchester still faces a number of challenges when it comes to public transport. One of the biggest issues is congestion, particularly in the city centre. The city's narrow streets and complex road network can make it difficult for buses and trams to navigate, leading to delays and overcrowding.
Another issue is the cost of public transport. While the Get Me There smartcard offers discounted travel, many people still find the cost of regular bus and tram journeys prohibitive, particularly those on lower incomes. This can lead to a reliance on private cars, which exacerbates congestion and pollution.
Parking is another challenge facing Manchester. The city has a number of car parks and on-street parking spaces, but these are often expensive and in high demand. There are also a number of restrictions on parking in the city centre, such as the congestion charge zone and the limited hours of on-street parking.
To address these challenges, Manchester has introduced a number of measures to encourage sustainable transport and reduce the number of cars on the road. These include the introduction of more cycle lanes, pedestrianised areas, and car-free zones in the city centre. The city has also launched a number of campaigns to encourage people to walk or cycle to work, such as the Walk to Work campaign and the Bike to Work scheme.
In conclusion, public transport and parking are important issues for Manchester, as they are for any major city. While the city has made significant progress in improving its public transport infrastructure and encouraging sustainable transport, there is still more work to be done. By continuing to invest in public transport and promoting sustainable transport options, Manchester can create a cleaner, healthier, and more accessible city for all its residents.
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Dirty Dancing at Palace Theatre Manchester£37.67
Seen by millions across the globe this worldwide smash hit tells the classic story of Baby and Johnny, two fiercely independent young spirits from different worlds, who come together in what will..Valid From 1/6/2023Valid To 3/6/2023Buy Here
Palace Theatre Tour at Palace Theatre Manchester£12.50
Opened in 1891, The Palace Theatre is one of Manchester’s oldest and most beautiful theatres. Palace Theatre Tour at Palace Theatre Manchester Palace Theatre Tour is at Palace Theatre Manchester from Friday..Valid From 1/6/2023Valid To 1/6/2023Buy Here
Stars for Tonight 2023 at Palace Theatre Manchester£20.00
Stars for Tonight 2023 at Palace Theatre Manchester Stars for Tonight 2023 is at Palace Theatre Manchester on Sunday 4th June, 2023. View all shows booking now at Palace Theatre Manchester.Valid From 4/6/2023Valid To 4/6/2023Buy Here
Jimmy Carr – Terribly Funny 2.0 at Palace Theatre Manchester...£37.95
Jimmy’s show contains jokes about all kinds of terrible things. Terrible things that might have affected you or people you know and love. But they’re just jokes – they are not the..Valid From 1/7/2023Valid To 1/7/2023Buy Here
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory – The Musical at Palace Theatre Manchester...£26.00
Based on the iconic story, this spectacular stage show follows the hit West End and Broadway productions to combine the memorable songs from the original 1970’s motion picture (‘The Candy Man’ and..Valid From 11/7/2023Valid To 30/7/2023Buy Here
Heathers The Musical at Palace Theatre Manchester£24.00
Following two smash hit West End seasons, a record-breaking run at The Other Palace and winning the WhatsOnStage award for BEST NEW MUSICAL, Heathers The Musical, the black comedy rock musical based..Valid From 8/8/2023Valid To 12/8/2023Buy Here
Derren Brown’s Unbelievable at Palace Theatre Manchester...£15.00
The content of Unbelievable remains a closely guarded secret, but if you’ve seen one of Derren’s shows before, you know you’re in for a powerhouse treat! Derren Brown's Unbelievable at Palace Theatre..Valid From 29/8/2023Valid To 2/9/2023Buy Here
Jesus Christ Superstar at Palace Theatre Manchester£13.00
Timothy Sheader (Crazy for You, Into the Woods) directs this mesmerizing new production of the iconic global phenomenon, Jesus Christ Superstar. Originally staged by London’s Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre, this reimagined..Valid From 11/9/2023Valid To 23/9/2023Buy Here
Frankie Boyle at Palace Theatre Manchester£32.41
Show policies: no phones/recording, no latecomers, no readmittance Trigger Warnings: Swearing/ Strong Language Frankie Boyle at Palace Theatre Manchester Frankie Boyle is at Palace Theatre Manchester on Saturday 14th October, 2023. View..Valid From 14/10/2023Valid To 14/10/2023Buy Here
Frankie Boyle at Palace Theatre Manchester£32.41
Show policies: no phones/recording, no latecomers, no readmittance Trigger Warnings: Swearing/ Strong Language Frankie Boyle at Palace Theatre Manchester Frankie Boyle is at Palace Theatre Manchester from Saturday 14th October, 2023 to..Valid From 14/10/2023Valid To 15/10/2023Buy Here
English National Ballet – Akram Khan’s Giselle at Palace Theatre Manchester...£13.00
As the curtain rises, dancers in shadow push against a forbidding wall. From that moment on, Akram Khan’s Giselle stuns with powerful images. Mesmerising choreography, atmospheric lighting by Mark Henderson and a..Valid From 19/10/2023Valid To 21/10/2023Buy Here
Sister Act at Palace Theatre Manchester£13.00
Don’t miss this eagerly anticipated 2023 Olivier Award-nominated production of the Broadway and UK smash hit musical Sister Act. Disco diva Deloris’ life takes a surprising turn when she witnesses a murder...Valid From 18/3/2024Valid To 30/3/2024Buy Here
Hamilton at Palace Theatre Manchester£36.00
Click the buy now button for further ticketing information and for ticketing details on the seating plan at the Manchester Opera House.Valid From 16/11/2024Valid To 24/2/2024Buy Here
Wicked Musical at Palace Theatre Manchester£26.00
Based on the acclaimed novel by Gregory Maguire, Wicked imagines a beguiling backstory to the lives of L. Frank Baum’s beloved characters, and reveals the magic that shaped the destinies of two..Valid From 9/12/2025Valid To 12/1/2025Buy Here