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ABIGOLIAH SCHAMAUN
Comedy
Sunday 27th October 2019
She’s a myriad of paradoxes. A hardcore yoga bunny with surprisingly squishy thighs. A boring heteronormative disguised as a luscious lady lover. She grew up in the conservative Midwest of America to become an unabashedly liberal UK-based comic. Nothing is what it seems...
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AUSTENTATIOUS
Comedy
Sunday 27th & Monday 28th October 2019
Austentatious is saddling the horses for a Grand Tour of the United Kingdom! Austentatious is an improvised comedy play starring a cast of the country’s quickest comic performers. Every single show the cast conjures up a brand new ‘lost’ Jane Austen novel based on nothing more than a title suggested by the audience.
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ALBERT LEE
Gigs
Tuesday 29th October 2019
Undoubtedly one of the finest guitarists the world has ever seen, Double Grammy Award Winner Albert Lee is also an accomplished piano player and has a fine singing voice. He has a soulful voice but can equally ‘tear it up’ rock ‘n roll style.
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RAMBERT TRIPLE BILL
Dance
Wednesday 30th October to Friday 1st November 2019
A sell-out before its world premiere season even opened in 2016, Matthew Bourne’s triumphant adaptation of the legendary film returns to The Lowry, having won two Olivier Awards and dazzled audiences and critics alike across the UK and the USA.
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DORIAN
Drama
Wednesday 30th October to Friday 1st November 2019
What if a portrait didn’t accurately reflect the life you’ve lived, but could be manipulated to show the life you wish you’d lived? What if your body was changing, but the image you saw of yourself wasn’t?
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TOM SEGURA
Comedy
Saturday 2nd November 2019
Actor/Comedian/Writer Tom Segura has quickly become one of Hollywood’s most in demand and highly regarded talents. He is best known for his three Netflix specials, Disgraceful (2018), Mostly Stories (2016), and Completely Normal (2014).
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THE FOOTBALL RAMBLE LIVE!
Comedy
Saturday 2nd November 2019
The Football Ramble are back! And they’re going global!Join the gang as they bring their chart-topping podcast to life in a multimedia extravaganza. Expect all your favourites from the show as they cast an eye over the best – and most ridiculous – moments from the footballing circus. It’s a football show, but not as you know it…
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JONNY AND THE BAPTISTS
Comedy
Saturday 2nd November 2019
Multi-award nominated* musical-activist-comedians, Jonny & The Baptists, are sick of being political and divisive. This show is about how everything is definitely fine. Let’s just get along!
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SQUEEZE
Gigs
Sunday 3rd November 2019
Squeeze have announced their brand new tour ‘The Difford And Tilbrook Songbook 2019’, which will see the South-London legends play their extensive list of hits as well as some rare, lesser known gems from their back catalogue and solo careers.
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LUKE KEMPNER
Comedy
Sunday 3rd November 2019
Comedian and Impressionist Luke Kempner hosts an ultimate reality show where no one is off limits. Expect celebrities, politicians and even royalty going head to head in Luke’s hit show; House of Faces.
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AN EVENING WITH LENNY HENRY
Comedy
Monday 4th November 2019
Join the legendary Sir Lenny Henry as he embarks on a brand new UK tour this autumn. Lenny Henry is one of Britain’s best-known and celebrated comedians, with a career which began with cult stardom on children’s television to including writer, radio DJ, TV presenter, co-founder of Comic Relief and award-winning actor.
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ELIO PACE'S BILLY JOEL SONGBOOK
Gigs
Monday 4th November 2019
The ALBUMS SHOW is BACK! TWO more classic Billy Joel albums performed in their entirety… in ONE sensational show. Elio Pace’s Billy Joel Songbook ‘Albums Show’ featuring David Brown really is a night of world-class musicianship and ingenious songwriting you simply cannot miss!
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RUSSELL KANE
Comedy
Wednesday 6th November 2019
He’s back. The keenly-awaited brand new tour show is here. Packing more energy than a Duracell factory, Russell’s RS Turbo laugh engine will motor through love, family and life – once again proving that the fast and the curious amongst us, see more stuff, and get more done.
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JOHN ROBINS
Comedy
Thursday 7th November 2019
Join John Robins for his new stand-up show following the critically lauded, sell-out smash, ‘The Darkness Of Robins’.  As well as receiving widespread acclaim for his radio show with Elis James, John Robins has gained a reputation as a stand-up for finding humour in our bleakest moments. Expect soul-bearing, self-lacerating, piping-hot shame!
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JONATHAN PIE
Comedy
Sunday 10th November 2019
If no news is good news then good news is fake news.  Jonathan Pie returns to the road once more to berate the people in power – and the journalists apparently holding them to account.
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PAUL ZERDIN'S PUPPET PARTY
Comedy
Sunday 10th November 2019
Paul Zerdin & his dysfunctional puppet family are back by popular demand with a brand-new tour. As well as starring everyone’s favourites Sam, Albert & Baby, there’ll be his new bodyguard, an urban fox, some hilarious audience participation – & a talking ice cream – all using a mixture of master puppeteering, state of the art animatronic wizardry & a unique blend of edgy comedy.
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NICK SHARRETT'S RIGHT ROYAL DRAWALONG
Family
Sunday 10th November 2019
Join acclaimed children’s writer and illustrator Nick Sharratt and draw along with him! He’ll be showing you how to sketch favourite characters like Tracy Beaker and Timothy Pope, sharing ways of creating fantastic creatures like dragons and unicorns, and giving loads of top tips. And to celebrate his latest book ‘Nice Work for the Cat and the King’ everything will have a special ‘royal’ twist!
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NIGEL SLATER'S TOAST
Drama
Monday 11th to Saturday 16th November 2019
Nigel Slater’s Toast returns to The Lowry where it premiered in 2018 as part of Week 53 Festival. Since opening at The Lowry, the show has been seen at Edinburgh Festival and in London’s West End and has now embarked on its first full UK Tour.
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OPERA NORTH'S LA BOHEME
Opera
Tuesday 12th to Friday 15th November 2019
Can young love survive the winter? Rodolfo and his friends are free-spirited artists, living in poverty amongst the garrets and cafes of Bohemian Paris. One cold Christmas night, Rodolfo’s neighbour Mimì comes to his door in search of a light. Their passionate love will change his life, but can it survive until spring comes?
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OPERA NORTH'S GIULIO CESARE
Opera
Wednesday 13th November 2019
Egypt, ancient times. The Roman leader Julius Caesar hounds an enemy to the edge of his empire. Arriving at the Egyptian court, he encounters a dynastic feud between the young queen, Cleopatra, & the joint ruler, her cruel brother, Tolomeo. As alliances shift, an ecstatic new love soars but Caesar soon finds himself drawn into a dangerous web of shifting alliances & bloodthirsty ambition…
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OPERA NORTH'S THE GREEK PASSION
Opera
Saturday 16th November 2019
Give us what you have too much of. In a remote Greek community, the villagers are casting roles for the upcoming Passion play. Manolios is cast as Christ, the widow Katerina will play Mary Magdalene, and her lover Panait is to be Judas.
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ARDAL O'HANLON
Comedy
Sunday 17th November 2019
Ardal O’Hanlon, star of Death in Paradise, Father Ted and My Hero (BBC), continues to tour his acclaimed stand-up shows worldwide. Because he loves it. And it’s a compulsion. And the world is a funny place.
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RHYS JAMES
Comedy
Sunday 17th November 2019
Mock The Week regular and star of his own BBC Radio 4 series, Rhys James heads out on his first national tour. As also seen on Comedy Central’s Roast Battle, Russell Howard’s Stand Up Central, and heard on Radio 4’s The News Quiz.
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CIRCUS 1903
Family
Tuesday 19th to Sunday 24th November 2019
Experience all the thrills and daredevil entertainment of a turn-of-the-century circus when Circus 1903 rolls in to Salford this Winter. The show includes sensational life-sized elephants stunningly created by puppeteers from War Horse, putting elephants back in the ring as never before.
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SINDHU VEE
Comedy
Friday 22nd November 2019
Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer Nominee 2018, Sindhu Vee extends her UK tour due to popular demand with her critically acclaimed show, Sandhog.
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AN EVENING WITH ROB KING
Comedy
Saturday 23rd November 2019
From behind the bar to on the stage, Britain’s Got Talent 2019 semi-finalist and powerhouse vocalist Rob King makes his solo stage debut at The Lowry.
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MATTHEW BORNE'S THE RED SHOES
Dance
Tuesday 26th to Saturday 30th November 2019
A sell-out before its world premiere season even opened in 2016, Matthew Bourne’s triumphant adaptation of the legendary film returns to The Lowry, having won two Olivier Awards and dazzled audiences and critics alike across the UK and the USA.
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ED GAMBLE
Comedy
Wednesday 27th November 2019
Ed Gamble’s tour has been extended. Live at The Apollo (BBC2) Off of Mock the Week (BBC2), The Russell Howard Hour (Sky), Royal Variety (ITV) Comedy Central at the Comedy Store (Comedy Central), Hypothetical (Dave), Drunk History (Comedy Central), The Apprentice You’re Fired (BBC2), Man Down (Channel 4), Conan (TBS) and a short film he can’t remember the name of where he killed a man from The Bill (ITV) with a spade.
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SUZI RUFFELL
Comedy
Thursday 28th November 2019
Suzi Ruffell has made a name for herself by turning tragedy and anxiety into big laughs. This year she is actually happy. This show answers the question: are all stand-ups at their best when they are miserable? Fingers crossed no!
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NINE LESSONS AND CAROLS FOR CURIOUS PEOPLE
Comedy
Friday 29th & Saturday 30th November 2019
For over a decade, Nine Lessons and Carols for Curious People has been an end of year tradition playing to sold out audiences in London. Now, for the first time, this annual celebration of the curious and the creative, this variety night like no other, will be combining ideas, experiments, science, songs, comedy, poetry and more in Salford. Hosted by Robin Ince.
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KATE RUSBY AT CHRISTMAS
Gigs
Sunday 1st December 2019
Forever proud to call herself folk singer, Kate Rusby’s beautiful, expressive vocals never fail to connect the emotional heart of a song to that of her audience. Famously down to earth, for over twenty years Kate’s engaging personality and sharp Yorkshire wit have further endeared her to concert goers everywhere.
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SIX
Musicals
Tuesday 3rd December 2019 to Sunday 5th January 2020
Direct from the West End, this homegrown histo-remixed pop-concert musical by Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss arrives at The Lowry this December. A phenomenal future is predicted for the ultimate Queen Revival.
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PETER PAN GOES WRONG
Family
Tuesday 3rd to Saturday 7th December 2019
Following their multi award-winning success with The Play That Goes Wrong and The Comedy About A Bank Robbery, Mischief Theatre return with their riotous spin on a timeless classic, the West End smash hit Peter Pan Goes Wrong.
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THE GRUFFALO'S CHILD
Family
Friday 6th December 2019 to Sunday 12th January 2020
Follow the Gruffalo’s Child on her adventurous mission in Tall Stories’ enchanting adaptation of the much-loved picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.
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THE OVERTONES
Gigs
Sunday 8th December 2019
In 2018 the group released their sixth album ‘The Overtones’, the accompanying sold-out UK tour took their trademark sense of celebration and party on the road with the group living up to the promise of “a night to remember”. That’s the tradition they come from and they’re certainly not about to stop now.
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DR. SEUSS' HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS!
Musicals
Tuesday 10th December 2019 to Saturday 5th January 2020

TICKETS ON SALE NOW - Dr. Seuss' How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical - the record-setting New York Christmas sensation – is to play Christmas 2019 season at The Lowry. Magnificent sets and costumes inspired by Dr. Seuss’ original illustrations help transport audiences to the whimsical world of Whoville, breathing life into this timeless story and conjuring the true meaning of Christmas.

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ADAM KAY - TWAS THE NIGHTSHIFT BEFORE CHRISTMAS
Comedy
Monday 16th December 2019
Christmas is coming, the goose is getting fat… but 1.4 million NHS staff are heading off to work. Following the million-selling success of This Is Going To Hurt, Adam Kay delves back into his diaries for a hilarious peek behind the blue curtain at Christmastime.
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SANDI TOKSVIG
Comedy
Sunday 12th January 2020
After a sell-out in Spring 2019 and due to popular demand, Sandi Toksvig is returning to The Lowry with her one-woman comedy show. Expect tall stories, fascinatingly funny facts, really silly jokes, a quick fire Q&A and a quiz. Don’t expect tap-dancing, leotards or a forward roll.
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AN INSPECTOR CALLS
Drama
Tuesday 14th to Saturday 18th January 2020
Stephen Daldry’s record breaking and multi award-winning production for the National Theatre of AN INSPECTOR CALLS returns after a sell-out London season and American tour. Daldry’s visionary, radical, challenging version of JB Priestley’s classic thriller, hailed as the theatrical event of its generation, has been seen by more than 4 million people worldwide.
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STEPHEN K AMOS
Comedy
Wednesday 15th January 2020
Stephen K Amos is on a mission to bring about world peace. Or, to at least bring about an evening of peace, one venue at a time. In an age when arguments are started over everything from politics to bendy straws, Stephen is rising above the anger to remind us of what we have in common.
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SCOTT CAPURRO
Comedy
Thursday 16th January 2020
Scott Capurro is the one of nature’s great raconteurs. Challenging, sometimes outrageous, but intimate too and most shockingly occasionally full of doubt. Scott wrangles with rich friends, worthy yoga and the miseries of home ownership, while revealing that every silver lining is attached to a rather imposing cloud, spinning yarns that are meant to resolve issues, but which oddly have the opposing effect.
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DARREN HARRIOTT
Comedy
Friday 17th January 2020
Best Newcomer Nominee Darren considers himself a good person. Now he’s 30 and he’s never been in love. It can’t always be someone else’s fault? Learning more about himself and realising maybe he’s never actually been happy with who is, join Darren for his trademark passion and insightful wit as he tries to work himself out.
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JUSTIN MOORHOUSE
Comedy
Sunday 19th January 2020
These days Justin’s not certain about anything apart from his uncertainty – Brexit looms, it appears the Cold War is being rebooted and that’s before we begin to worry about what’s happening in America…..closer to home he’s starting to feel redundant as a parent...
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MAX AND IVAN
Comedy
Sunday 19th January 2020
Say ‘I do’ to the triumphant return of Edinburgh Comedy Award-nominees Max & Ivan, as seen in BBC One’s W1A and heard on BBC Radio 4’s The Casebook of Max & Ivan. Commitment is the TRUE STORY of the unreasonable lengths one best man (Max) will go to give one groom (Ivan) the greatest weekend of his life.
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KAY MELLOR'S BAND OF GOLD
Drama
Tuesday 21st to Saturday 25th January 2020
ON SALE 18th APRIL 9.30am - Following the huge, sell-out success of Fat Friends The Musical, Kay Mellor comes to Salford with the world premiere production of the multi-award winning TV series Band of Gold. Band of Gold was the ground-breaking crime drama that captivated over 15 million viewers each week when it aired on ITV. Don’t miss your chance to be one of the first to see the world premiere production of Kay Mellor’s incredible, thrilling new play.
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CLINTON BAPTISTE
Comedy
Tuesday 21st January 2020
As seen on PETER KAY’S PHOENIX NIGHTS… The world- renowned clairvoyant, medium and psychic is back! Join paranormal sensation Clinton Baptiste as he takes you on a hilarious yet touching journey through his life, out the other side and beyond the Celestial Curtains.
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GLENN MOORE
Comedy
Thursday 23rd January 2020
Glenn Moore follows up last year’s Edinburgh Comedy Award nomination with a new hour of ‘brilliantly original’ (Chortle.co.uk), ‘blissfully silly’ (Guardian) jokes. He used to have a very different job to this, and now he’s finally brave enough to spill the beans about it.
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DAVID BADDIEL
Comedy
Sunday 26th January 2020
Following his five-star Olivier-nominated hit My Family: Not The Sitcom and the return to number 1 of his seminal football anthem Three Lions, David Baddiel comes back to the stage with a brand new one-man show, Trolls: Not The Dolls.
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BUDDY
Musicals
Monday 27th January to Saturday 1st February 2020
Seen by over 22 million music fans since it opened in London’s West End in 1989, Buddy speaks an international language and continues to have audiences from aged 8 to 80 years old rockin’ in the aisles across the globe!
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ED BYRNE
Comedy
Sunday 2nd February 2020
Join Ed as he takes a long hard look at himself and tries to decide if he has ANY traits that are worth passing on to his children. Ed Byrne presents his brand-new masterclass in observational comedy hot on the heels of his 17/18 Touring hit, Spoiler Alert! A TV household name, in the past year Ed has appeared on Live At The Apollo (Host, BBC), Mock The Week (BBC), The Pilgrimage (BBC), Top Gear (BBC) and QI (BBC).
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DEMETRI MARTIN
Comedy
Thursday 13th February 2020
Award-winning American comedian and star of The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, Demetri Martin is heading across the pond to the UK in February 2020 as part of his new tour – Wandering Mind.
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LOU SANDERS
Comedy
Saturday 15th February 2020
It’s me, Loulie, AKA the face that launched a thousand d***s! In this show I’ll examine relationships (all kinds, baby), mental health (other people’s, I’m fine) and perverts (that one is mainly me, actually).
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JIMMY CARR
Comedy
Sunday 11th August 2019 & Sunday 16th February 2020
Jimmy’s brand new 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 terrible things. Having political correctness at a comedy show is like having health and safety at a rodeo. Now you’ve been warned, buy a ticket.
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JOHN SHUTTLEWORTH'S BACK
Comedy
Wednesday 19th February 2020
‘John Shuttleworth’s Back’… is giving him trouble. Years of strenuous DIY, not to mention playing his organ whilst perched upon a multi pack of Diet Sprite with no lumber support, has taken its toll. But – ever the trouper – John returns to regale audiences with an evening of his classic songs (plus new ones and hilarious ‘back’ stories), pausing only to reapply his deep heat rub!
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KOJO ANIM
Comedy
Thursday 20th February 2020
Join 2019 BGT Golden Buzzer comedy star Kojo Anim on his debut UK Tour. After wowing the judges on BGT as a finalist, Kojo’s ready to hit the road with his new and exciting show.
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SAM AVERY - TODDLERGEDDON
Comedy
Saturday 22nd February 2020
Join award-winning comedian and bestselling author Sam Avery (AKA The Learner Parent) for an evening of hilarious stand up, brand new for 2020. How do you raise a toddler with more attitude than Kanye West? Can you negotiate effectively with a pre-schooler who knows you’re clueless? And will any of us survive Toddlergeddon?
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JIMEOIN
Comedy
Sunday 23rd February 2020
Superb world-class stand-up from the Irishman from Australia acclaimed worldwide as one of live comedy’s true masters as Jimeoin brings his brilliantly observed, ever-evolving and hilarious comedy to The Lowry for one night only as part of his latest smash-hit tour.
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A MONSTER CALLS
Drama
Tuesday 25th to Saturday 29th February 2020
Patrick Ness’s piercing novel A Monster Calls is brought vividly to life in the Olivier award-winning production by visionary director Sally Cookson.
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ARABELLA WEIR
Comedy
Sunday 1st March 2020
The mother of all confessional shows from the bestselling author and star of The Fast Show and Two Doors Down. Does My Mum Loom Big In This? is for everyone who’s had a mother or been a mother, featuring hair-raising hilarious true stories from Arabella’s dysfunctional childhood and her life as a single working mother.
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RHOD GILBERT
Comedy
Sunday 1st March 2020
It has been a while, but the multi-award-winning Welsh comedian is back, with a brand new live show.  In a seven-year break from stand-up, a lot has happened to Rhod.  Almost all of it s**t. And just when he thought he’d hit rock bottom, he met a bloke…called John.
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BIRMINGHAM ROYAL BALLET'S SWAN LAKE
Dance
Wednesday 4th to Saturday 7th March 2020
Ballet’s greatest love story returns in Birmingham Royal Ballet’s lavish production. This romantic fable of ill-fated passion, powerfully illuminated by Tchaikovsky’s legendary score played live by the Royal Ballet Sinfonia, has bewitched audiences for generations.
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FIRST STEPS - SWAN LAKE
Dance
Friday 6th March 2020
This hour-long, interactive show features excerpts from the ballet, performed by Birmingham Royal Ballet’s amazing dancers & full orchestra. These are interspersed with scenes in which a storyteller sets the scene, introduces the children to the music & characters, & shares some of the technical magic surrounding the ballet. A feast of dance, music, costumes & lots of fun, this is a perfect introduction to ballet.
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CRONGTON KNIGHTS
Drama
Tuesday 10th March to Thursday 2nd April 2019

Life isn’t easy on the Crongton Estate but when the magnificent six set out to help a friend in trouble, much larger problems come their way. Following the acclaimed tour of Noughts & Crosses, Pilot Theatre present the world premiere adaptation of Alex Wheatle’s Guardian Children’s Fiction Prize Winner – ‘Crongton Knights’.

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OPERA NORTH'S THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO
Opera
Tuesday 10th to Saturday 14th March 2020
It’s Figaro’s wedding day, let the shenanigans commence. Trouble clouds the horizon. Figaro’s master, Count Almaviva is out to bed his bride-to-be Susanna. Meanwhile the heartbroken Countess finds herself the object of page-boy Cherubino’s infatuation and to top it all off, if Figaro cannot repay a debt to the housekeeper Marcellina, he’ll have to marry her instead!
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OPERA NORTH'S TURN THE SCREW
Opera
Wednesday 11th March 2020
A terrifying edge-of-your-seat thriller. In a remote country house, a newly-appointed governess fights to protect two children from menacing spirits. But are these apparitions real, or the product of her troubled imagination? And what terrible evil occurred before the governess’s arrival?
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OPERA NORTH'S STREET SCENE
Opera
Friday 13th March 2020
In a city that never sleeps, it doesn’t pay to have a dream… On a stiflingly hot summer’s day in New York, a family is pushed to breaking point. Frank is angry at a world that’s changing too fast, his daughter Rose longs for a better life away from the squalor of the city, and his unhappy wife Anna struggles with a terrible secret that could tear them all apart…
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DALISO CHAPONDA
Comedy
Sunday 15th March 2020
Daliso shot to fame on Britain’s Got Talent and has gone on to amass over 100 million YouTube views, write and star in his critically acclaimed Radio 4 show Citizen of Nowhere, and appear on QI, The Apprentice: You’re Fired, News Quiz and The Now Show.
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AHIR SHAH - DOTS
Comedy
Sunday 15th March 2020

Nominated for Best Show at the Edinburgh Comedy Awards in 2017 and 2018, Ahir Shah is on tour again with his new stand-up show DOTS. Featuring Shah’s signature blend of philosophical inquiry, personal examination, and real fun jokes, DOTS explores love, politics, culture, depression, and faith in an effort to examine the necessity, utility, presence, and absence of certainty. Probably.

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MILTON JONES
Comedy
Saturday 21st March 2020
One man. One Mission. Is it possible? No, not really. Milton reveals the truth about being an international spy, before being given a disappointing new identity which forced him to appear on Mock the Week, Live at the Apollo.
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ACOSTA DANZA
Dance
Tuesday 25th to Saturday 29th March 2020
International ballet superstar Carlos Acosta and his critically acclaimed Cuban company Acosta Danza perform a programme of new and existing works.
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MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE
Dance
Wednesday 1st to Saturday 4th April 2020
A Sadler’s Wells & Universal Music UK production MESSAGE IN A BOTTLE. Choreography: Kate Prince | Based on the songs of Sting | A village alive with joyous celebrations is suddenly under siege. Everything changes forever. Determined and daring, three parted siblings step out on their own extraordinary adventures.
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JACK GLEADOW
Comedy
Thursday 2nd April 2020
Jack Gleadow returns to Salford to perform his debut Edinburgh Fringe show ‘Mr Saturday Night’ telling the story of his life so far and the golden era of entertainment. Jack is one of the most exciting and versatile new stand-ups on the comedy circuit mixing old school entertainment with a modern twist.
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ROSS NOBLE
Comedy
Sunday 19th April 2020
What happens when pure comedy takes human form? What happens when a creature is created and bred to do stand up? Nobody knows because that isn’t a thing. What is a thing is Ross Noble doing a show. You can come and see it. This is it.
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STEWART LEE
Comedy
Wednesday 29th April to Saturday 2nd May 2020
Double-bill of two new 60 minute sets - Tornado questions Stew’s position in the comedy market place after Netflix mistakenly lists his show as “reports of sharks falling from the skies are on the rise again. Nobody on the Eastern Seaboard is safe.” Snowflake questions Stew’s worth in a society demolishing the liberal values he has been keen to espouse in a fairy-tale landscape of winter wonder.
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STRICTLY COME DANCING - THE PROFESSIONALS
Dance
Thursday 7th & Friday 8th May 2020

Following the incredible success of Strictly Come Dancing – The Professionals 2019 UK Tour, dance fans will be delighted to hear that some of their favourite Pros will be waltzing their way across the UK in a sparkling new tour for 2020.

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LES MISERABLES
Musicals
Tuesday 12th to Saturday 30th May 2020
After nearly a decade since the last sell-out UK tour, Cameron Mackintosh’s acclaimed Broadway production of Boublil and Schönberg’s musical “LES MISÉRABLES” will play The Lowry in May 2020.
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I THINK WE'RE ALONE
Drama
Tuesday 12th to Saturday 16th May 2020
Frantic Assembly are celebrating their 25th Anniversary and are returning to The Lowry with a brand new production, I THINK WE ARE ALONE by Sally Abbott, co-directed by Kathy Burke and Scott Graham.
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JOHN ARCHER
Comedy
Sunday 17th May 2020

Semi-finalist on Britain’s Got Talent and support act for Tim Vine on 7 UK tours, John Archer finally takes to the stage on his own one man show. A rare chance to see baffling magic with a dash of comedy thrown in by the man who many consider to be the best Comedy Magician in the UK today.

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IAIN STIRLING
Comedy
Sunday 31st May 2020

Iain Stirling (Love Island and Taskmaster) is taking his ‘extremely funny’ (Telegraph) comedy back on the road for his biggest ever nationwide tour, following his 2018 sell-out smash U OK HUN? x.

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NORTHERN BALLET'S CINDERALLA
Dance
Wednesday 3rd to Saturday 6th June 2020
Escape into an enchanting winter wonderland with Northern Ballet’s beautiful reimagining of Cinderella. Live every moment of Cinderella’s story from heartbreak to joy. In this sparkling adaptation of the classic rags-to-riches tale, Cinders is whisked away from her wicked step-mother to the glistening lake of ice where she first meets her Prince.
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DIAL M FOR MURDER
Drama
Tuesday 16th to Saturday 20th June 2020

THE GENRE-DEFINING THRILLER FOR ALL TIME. Can you ever get away with the perfect crime? A brand-new production of the blueprint for the modern thriller, Dial M for Murder is back. Dial M for Murder is the definitive seat gripping drama that is not the be missed!

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ONCE THE MUSICAL
Musicals
Monday 22nd to Saturday 27th June 2020

Once may not be enough for you to see this multi award-winning Broadway and West End hit musical. Based on the critically acclaimed and much-loved film... This is Once’s first major UK tour having won awards across the world, including the Academy Award for Best Original Song, a Grammy for Best Musical Theatre Album, eight Tony awards and an Olivier Award for Outstanding Achievement in Music.

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DERREN BROWN - SHOWMAN
Comedy
Sunday 30th June to Thursday 11th July 2020
Derren Brown returns to the stage with his brand-new live show! The multi award-winning master of mind control and psychological illusion, Derren Brown, is at his very best on stage. His one-man shows have received wide critical acclaim and more Olivier wins and nominations than any other in history!
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EVERYBODY'S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE
Musicals
Tuesday 21st July to Saturday 1st August 2020
The smash-hit and critically acclaimed West End musical comes to The Lowry. Funny, fabulous and feelgood, this is the musical sensation for all the family and not to be missed! With an original score of catchy pop tunes by lead singer-songwriter of The Feeling, Dan Gillespie Sells and writer Tom MacRae (Doctor Who), this brand-new musical will have everybody talking about Jamie for years to come. Sixteen: the edge of possibility. Time to make your dreams come true.
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