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What's On at The Lowry, Salford

The Lowry at Salford Quays opened in 2000 and boasts two theatres, a drama studio, galleries, and events spaces.  The Lyric is the largest UK stage outside the West End with a capacity of 1730. The Quays has a capacity of 440.  It hosts diverse events and shows from operas, dance, musicals, plays, comedy, exhibitions, visual / digital arts, and workshops.

A registered charity, The Lowry offer free creative participation opportunities.  Their eight partner companies are Access All Areas, Birmingham Royal Ballet, Far From the Norm, LUNG, National Theatre, Ockham’s Razor, Opera North and Rambert. 

The Lowry has hosted Britain’s Got Talent, The Royal Variety, I’m Sorry I Haven’t A Clue and Mastermind.  It premiered new musical 42 Balloons.  Other shows lined up include Dear England, War Horse, Life Of Pi, Six, Come From Away, A Chorus Line and A Christmas Carol.  See what's on at The Lowry below and book tickets online.

The Lowry at Salford Quays opened in 2000 and boasts two theatres, a drama studio, galleries, and events spaces.  The Lyric is the largest UK stage outside the West End with a capacity of 1730. The Quays has a capacity of 440.  It hosts diverse events and shows from operas, dance, musicals, plays, comedy, exhibitions, visual / digital arts, and workshops.

A registered charity, The Lowry offer free creative participation opportunities.  Their eight partner companies are Access All Areas, Birmingham Royal Ballet, Far From the Norm, LUNG, National Theatre, Ockham’s Razor, Opera North and Rambert. 

The Lowry has hosted Britain’s Got Talent, The Royal Variety, I’m Sorry I Haven’t A Clue and Mastermind.  It premiered new musical 42 Balloons.  Other shows lined up include Dear England, War Horse, Life Of Pi, Six, Come From Away, A Chorus Line and A Christmas Carol.  See what's on at The Lowry below and book tickets online.

What's On at The Lowry, Salford

The Lowry Gallery

Lowry Gallery
Sunday 14 July - Sunday 29 September 2024
The Lowry Gallery has a permanent L.S Lowry exhibition which is open to all, and free to enter.  The Lowry is named after Laurence Stephen Lowry (1887 - 1976) - an artist who spent much of his life in Salford and whose work is strongly ass...

Galleries Relaxed Hour

The Lowry, Salford
Sunday 14 July - Sunday 1 December 2024
Galleries Relaxed Hour: Every Sunday 9 ? 10am or 10-11am. Booking is essential. This is an hour for individuals and families with access requirements who would prefer to experience our Galleries in a calmer and less busy environment. On the...

Lowry Workshops - Dance & Drama (Morning)

The Lowry, Salford
Monday 15 July 2024 - Thursday 31 July 2025
The Lowry offers a diverse and inclusive creating learning offer. With a variety of workshops linked to curriculum areas, mental health and wellbeing and project work. All workshops and projects are tailor made to support your objectives an...

Lowry Workshops - Dance & Drama (Afternoon)

The Lowry, Salford
Monday 15 July 2024 - Thursday 31 July 2025
The Lowry offers a diverse and inclusive creating learning offer. With a variety of workshops linked to curriculum areas, mental health and wellbeing and project work. All workshops and projects are tailor made to support your objectives an...

Lowry Workshops - Visual Arts (Afternoon)

The Lowry, Salford
Tuesday 16 July 2024 - Thursday 31 July 2025
The Lowry offers a diverse and inclusive creating learning offer. With a variety of workshops linked to curriculum areas, mental health and wellbeing and project work. All workshops and projects are tailor made to support your objectives an...

Lowry Workshops - Visual Arts (Morning)

The Lowry, Salford
Tuesday 16 July 2024 - Thursday 31 July 2025
The Lowry offers a diverse and inclusive creating learning offer. With a variety of workshops linked to curriculum areas, mental health and wellbeing and project work. All workshops and projects are tailor made to support your objectives an...

Pre-Theatre Evening Dining (Lyric)

The Lowry, Salford
Tuesday 16 July 2024 - Sunday 26 October 2025
Click on the desired timeslot below to book:? (If no availability is shown online please call the restaurant direct on 0161 876 2121)Carrot and rosemary soup, sour cream, chives, olive bread (v/ve)Prawn salad, saffron & dill mayonnaise, app...

Under 5s Little Creatives

The Lowry, Salford
Wednesday 17 - Thursday 18 July 2024
Come along to Little Creatives in The Lookout for 45 minutes of fun. These sessions are designed for children age 2-5yrs with lots of engaging activities for them to get involved with. All attenders (child and adult) must book a ticket and ...

Brave Space

Outside
Thursday 18 - Saturday 20 July 2024
An unmissable highlight for the whole family is this particularly innovative and magical circus experience from the United States: 'Brave Space'. The artists of Aloft, who come from the circus school in Chicago, invite you to enter their wo...

Babies Playtime

The Lowry Lookout
Friday 19 July 2024
A great opportunity to meet other parents and socialise babies, come along to The Lowry's fun and friendly activity for babies. In this session you and your little ones will sing, dance and get creative.10am-10.45am: For babies under 1 (pre...

Queens: The Exhibition

Lowry Gallery
Saturday 20 July - Sunday 3 November 2024
Curated by The Lowry, this exhibition will be the first of its kind and has been produced with the support of SIX and its creators Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss. This new exhibition will ask "What kind of Queen are you?" and will start with a c...

Anton & Giovanni - Together

Lyric Theatre
Sunday 21 July 2024
After the hugely successful Him and Me tour, the nation's favourite double act, Anton du Beke and Giovanni Pernice, are back with their brand new live tour - Together! Strictly Come Dancing's Anton and Giovanni will bring you more fun, mor...

Cillian O'Connor

Quays Theatre
Sunday 21 July 2024
With a show to enchant and amaze the entire family, Cillian O'Connor is bringing his first ever live stage tour, My Magic World, to the UK and Ireland in 2024. Cillian literally burst onto an unsuspecting world during Britain's Got Talent i...

Pre-Theatre Matinee Dining (Lyric)

The Lowry, Salford
Sunday 21 July 2024 - Saturday 18 October 2025
Click on the desired timeslot below to book:? (If no availability is shown online please call the restaurant direct on 0161 876 2121)Carrot and rosemary soup, sour cream, chives, olive bread (v/ve)Prawn salad, saffron & dill mayonnaise, app...

A Chorus Line

Lyric Theatre
Tuesday 23 - Saturday 27 July 2024
With sensational choreography, heart-wrenching personal stories and musical theatre's most unforgettable finale, A Chorus Line is a musical masterpiece that revolutionised Broadway, with creator Michael Bennett using real-life testimonies f...

Charlie Cook's Favourite Book

Quays Theatre
Tuesday 23 July - Sunday 4 August 2024
Based on the original book written by Julia Donaldson and illustrated by Axel Scheffler, delve into a range of books with Charlie Cook, which are brought to life with puppetry and enchanting songs. Charlie loves reading. Especially books ab...

SIX Dance Party

The Studio
Wednesday 24 July - Sunday 1 September 2024
Don't lose your head! Join the Lowry's SIX inspired dance party to learn some of the famous moves from the show. In this free 45 minute session you will work with a professional dancer to learn some of the legendary SIX choreography. Recomm...

Lloyd Griffith

Quays Theatre
Friday 26 July 2024
Fresh from supporting Jack Whitehall on his 2023 UK arena tour, comedian Lloyd Griffith is back with a brand new show "Baroque and Roll". It's a big year for Lloyd, he's turning 40 and with it, the impending midlife crisis - or 'renaissance...

Josh Thomas - Let's Tidy Up

Quays Theatre
Saturday 27 July 2024
This is a show where Australian comedian Josh tidies up. Tidying up is not normally the stuff of gripping drama, it wouldn't be a propulsive narrative for most people but for Josh it's Everest, a fundamentally impossible task, like trying t...

Eddie Fortune

The Studio
Saturday 27 July 2024
Single, 40 and living back with his Mum. Eddie has a history of failed relationships. He has done it all, he has dated thatcher loving Tories, evil math teachers from Dudley, ginger spiritualists and even slept with someone dressed as a Cra...

Brian Conley

Lyric Theatre
Sunday 28 July 2024
Brian Conley is back on the road with a brand new tour, The 3rd Farewell Tour... To Date. Join the multi-award winning star of the West End and countless hit TV series for an evening of comedy, music and entertainment. ...

Friend (The One With Gunther)

Quays Theatre
Sunday 28 July 2024
James Seabright presents Brendan Murphy's Worldwide Comedy Award Winner. One barista, seventy minutes, ten seasons. The entire 236 episodes of the hit 90s TV show, FRIENDS, retold through the eyes of Gunther, Central Perk's very own 'sevent...

Bluey's Big Play

Lyric Theatre
Wednesday 31 July - Sunday 11 August 2024
When Dad feels like a little bit of Sunday afternoon time out, Bluey and Bingo have other plans! Join them as they pull out all of the games and cleverness at their disposal to get Dad off that bean bag. Bluey's Big Play is a brand-new thea...

SIX

Lyric Theatre
Tuesday 13 August - Sunday 1 September 2024
The international smash hit musical SIX is back! Multi award-winning with a spectacularly successful studio album adored on playlists across the globe, this sell-out Tudor take-off has 'an incredibly strong and powerful message. Boundary-pu...

Candice Brathwaite

Quays Theatre
Sunday 1 September 2024
An inspiring evening with critically-acclaimed Sunday Times bestselling author, advocate, journalist and TV presenter Candice Brathwaite, who will share her revolutionary and inclusive approach to manifesting. Manifesting. Big Magic. The L...

John Simpson

Lyric Theatre
Thursday 5 September - Wednesday 16 October 2024
Join journalist and broadcaster John Simpson CBE as he turns 80 for The Leaders & Lunatics Tour, an exclusive evening packed with unparalleled insights from one of the most distinguished foreign correspondents of our time. With decades of ...

Murder on the Orient Express

The Lowry, Salford
Friday 6 - Saturday 14 September 2024
Winter 1934 and an avalanche stops The Orient Express dead in its tracks. One murderer. A train full of suspects. An impossible case. Trapped in the snow with a killer still on-board, can the world's most famous detective, Hercule Poirot, c...

Myra DuBois

Quays Theatre
Sunday 8 September 2024
Described by Graham Norton as "bust a gut funny", with her passion for compassion and flair for giving care, Rotherham's finest export since Paul Shane, Myra DuBois calls out to the disadvantaged, downtrodden and tyrannised of the world wit...

Margaret Thatcher - Queen of Soho

Quays Theatre
Tuesday 10 - Saturday 14 September 2024
Maggie returns in her smash hit drag extravaganza! Following four sell-out runs at the Edinburgh Fringe, UK tours and a West End season, the Iron Lady is back and more fabulous than ever. On the eve of the vote on Section 28, Maggie gets lo...

Jason Manford

The Studio
Wednesday 11 - Saturday 21 September 2024
Jason Manford is back with his brand-new live show, A Manford All Seasons. The Manchester comedian has been busy since his last smash-hit stand up show but fans of his Absolute Radio show will know this nationally acclaimed comedian hasn't...

Tim Peake - Astronauts: The Quest to Explore Space

Lyric Theatre
Sunday 15 September 2024
After multiple sell-out tours with his debut show, My Journey to Space, Tim Peake returns to venues across the UK with his hugely anticipated new show, ASTRONAUTS: The Quest to Explore Space. With the help of extraordinary archive material ...

Danny Beard

Quays Theatre
Sunday 15 September 2024
Descibed by Graham Norton as "high fashion, hilarious and hairy! What's not to love?", the Liverpool-born, Manchester-living winner of RuPaul's Drag Race U.K. is hitting the road with the Straight Expectations tour! Join multi-award winni...

War Horse

Lyric Theatre
Wednesday 18 - Saturday 28 September 2024
The Global Phenomenon Returns. The National Theatre's acclaimed production returns in an all-new UK tour. War Horse is an unforgettable theatrical experience which takes audiences on an extraordinary journey from the fields of rural Devon ...

Garry Starr - Monkeys Everywhere

Quays Theatre
Friday 20 - Sunday 22 September 2024
Join award-winning performer Damien Warren-Smith as he tries to find a calmer place to be amongst the madness of the monkey business that fills his mind in this show for all ages - but especially for those who can't always keep their monke...

Garry Starr - Classic Penguins

Quays Theatre
Saturday 21 September 2024
Literature! Literature! Literature! It might not rhyme with anything but it's still very important. Having already saved everything else, Garry Starr is back and this time he's hell-bent on saving books from extinction by performing every P...

Michael Blaustein

Quays Theatre
Sunday 22 September 2024
Michael Blaustein is an internationally renowned touring headlining comedian, accomplished actor, and award winning writer from California. Michael co-hosts a very popular podcast called "Stiff Socks" with comedian Trevor Wallace, which is ...

Christopher Hall

Quays Theatre
Monday 23 September 2024
Social media sensation Christopher tells of his life, as a 'boy who's a bit girly really' in Girl for All Seasons. From unhealthy obsessions with pop princesses, falling in line behind the School Classroom Queen Bees, and gaining life less...

King Arthur

Quays Theatre
Tuesday 24 - Saturday 28 September 2024
Award-winning funny men, Le Navet Bete, return to the stage with a a brand-new laugh-out-loud show for theatre. This hilarious retelling of the Arthurian legends, suitable for the whole family, will have audiences crying with laughter and b...

As I Am Naturally

The Studio
Thursday 26 - Friday 27 September 2024
The World Premiere of a journey of self-discovery and reclamation, embodying and intertwining themes of identity, landscape, touch and memory. This moving new production from performance artist Tania Camara (Oreo) features compelling spoke...

Andrew Ryan

The Studio
Saturday 28 September 2024
Irish Comedian Andrew Ryan and host of 'Cork in the North' podcast embars on his latest tour, "Let Me Know How You Get On." Andrew's quintessentially Irish storytelling abilities and cheeky, friendly demeanour make him a natural stand up. W...

The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

Lyric Theatre
Sunday 29 September 2024
A celebrated musical juggernaut for four decades, thrilling audiences from Tasmania in the South Pacific to Svalbard in the Artic Circle, Windsor Castle to Carnegie Hall, the all-singing, all-plucking Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain cont...

Sarah Keyworth

Quays Theatre
Monday 30 September 2024 - Friday 21 February 2025
Nottingham stand-up comedian Sarah Keyworth is back with a brand new, joyous show. My Eyes Are Up Here is about family, acceptance and a pair of big (well, not super big) losses. As seen and heard on Live at the Apollo, 8 Out Of 10 Cats...

Mercedes Ruiz & Santiago Lara - Dual

Quays Theatre
Tuesday 1 October 2024
World renowned flamenco masters Mercedes Ruiz (Choreography and dance) and Santiago Lara (flamenco guitar and composition) combine their exceptional talents and shared vision of flamenco in "Dual". This is an intimate and dramatic work in w...

Blue Man Group

Lyric Theatre
Wednesday 2 - Sunday 6 October 2024
AEG Artistic Presents is thrilled to announce that Blue Man Group's Bluevolution World Tour will be returning to the UK in 2024. At Blue Man Group, audiences of all ages will rock, laugh and party as three bald and blue characters explore t...

Nuua Company - Blueberry Burdock

Quays Theatre
Thursday 3 October 2024
A Surreal journey into the complexities of the lived experience from Finnish contemporary circus and visual theatre group Nuaa Company. A visually enchanting limbo created from the overabundance of literal and metaphorical directions. It's...
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