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World Book Night Book Giving

World Book Night Book Giving

23 Apr 2014, 5:00pm

Free

Pyramid

Literature

Launching Warrington LitFest 2014, Culture Warrington will be gifting books as part of World Book Night...

Gill Hoffs Author Talk: The Sinking of RMS Tayleur

Gill Hoffs Author Talk: The Sinking of RMS Tayleur

25 Apr 2014, 7:00pm

£3

Pyramid

Literature

Join Gill Hoff’s for this evenings talk on RMS Tayleur, how this book came about and how Gill, inspired by a visit to Culture Warrington’s Museum & Art Gallery, researched this.

New Model Army

New Model Army

25 Apr 2014, 8:00pm

£20 Adv

Parr Hall

Music

New Model Army are a legendary global underground cult band, as hungry and focused as ever, with a continually regenerating audience and insatiable creative ambition.

Luke Friend and Friends

Luke Friend and Friends

27 Apr 2014, 7:30pm

£25 / 45 VIP

Pyramid

Music

Luke Friend and Friends, Sunday 27th April at Pyramid

John Hegley

John Hegley

2 May 2014, 7:30pm

£12/£10

Pyramid

Literature

A performance of pieces new and older, sung spoken and awoken with dance: meditations upon family, celery and happier daleks.

LitFest Weekender

LitFest Weekender

3 May 2014, 10:00am - 6:00pm

£15/12 full day £9/7.50 Half day

Pyramid

Literature

Have we got a LitFest Weekender for you?! Budding writers and literature enthusiasts are in for a treat...

A Tale of Time Travel

A Tale of Time Travel

3 May 2014, 10:30am - 12:30pm

£5

Pyramid

Children

Explore the land of the Pyramids, in the Pyramid! For children aged 7-12...

Rhymetime

Rhymetime

3 May 2014, 12:45pm - 1:30pm

£3

Pyramid

Children

Rhymetime fun for under 6s with early years specialist creative music and movement leader Amanda Quigley. Places Limited - reserve your child's place on 01925 442345

A Tale of Time Travel

A Tale of Time Travel

3 May 2014, 1:45pm - 3:45pm

£5

Pyramid

Children

Explore the land of the Pyramids, in the Pyramid! For children aged 7-12...

Rhymetime

Rhymetime

3 May 2014, 4:00pm - 4:45pm

£3

Pyramid

Children

Rhymetime fun for under 6s...

Comedy Store

Comedy Store

3 May 2014, 8:00pm

£14

Pyramid

Comedy

Roll up, roll up! Sell-out comedy returns to Pyramid with the best in live stand-up from our friends at The Comedy Store. But hurry – it sells out fast!

The Paper Cut - Poetry Slam

The Paper Cut - Poetry Slam

9 May 2014, 7:30pm

£4 Adv/£5 on the door/£2 performers

Pyramid

Literature

Pyramid hosts poets from across the NW who will perform for judges and the audience to compete for a £50 prize in Warrington's Lit Fest Poetry Slam.

Swan Lake - Vienna Festival Ballet

Swan Lake - Vienna Festival Ballet

11 May 2014, 2:30pm

£18.50/£16.50/£11.50/11th Ticket Free

Parr Hall

Dance

One of the best known love stories, performed by the ever popular Vienna Festival Ballet. Lavish costumes, stunning scenery, international stars, and the glorious music from Tchaikovsky make this a night not to be missed.

The Neil Diamond Story

The Neil Diamond Story

22 May 2014, 7:30pm

£14

Pyramid

Music

As Neil Diamond prepares to mark 50 years at the top of his profession, singer and guitarist Bob Drury, described as the UK’s ‘Voice of Neil’, celebrates the life and work of this musical legend.

Billy Ocean

Billy Ocean

23 May 2014, 8:00pm

£20

Parr Hall

Music

If you missed the British king of soul when he sold out Parr Hall in 2013 then now’s your chance to see his brand-new show with all the hits including When The Going Gets Tough and Caribbean Queen.

Halo Mega BloksFest 2014

Halo Mega BloksFest 2014

24 May 2014, 10:30am

£12

Parr Hall

The Halo Mega BloksFest returns once again for another epic day of fun, gaming and Halo for all ages.

The Sooty Show

The Sooty Show

25 May 2014, 11:00am

£12/£10/Family £38

Parr Hall

Children

Izzy Wizzy Lets get busy - Its The Sooty Show! Direct from Citv, Sooty heads into town in a fabulous new show to delight the whole family.

The Sooty Show

The Sooty Show

25 May 2014, 2:30pm

£12/£10/Family £38

Parr Hall

Children

Izzy Wizzy Lets get busy - Its The Sooty Show! Direct from Citv, Sooty heads into town in a fabulous new show to delight the whole family.

Peace

Peace

28 May 2014, 7:00pm

£13.50

Parr Hall

Music

As anyone one wise enough to have caught a show throughout the ‘In Love’ campaign will attest – on the road is where Peace thrive.

Rich Hall

Rich Hall

29 May 2014, 8:00pm

£16

Parr Hall

Comedy

Rich Hall is the star of the critically acclaimed BBC 4 documentaries ‘Rich Hall’s Continental Drifters’, ‘Rich Hall’s The Dirty South’’, ‘How The West Was Lost’ plus Channel 4’s topical late night show ‘Stand Up For The Week’ .

Stars Of Strictly Come Dancing

Stars Of Strictly Come Dancing

30 May 2014, 7:30pm

£25/£23

Parr Hall

Dance

Spectacular new live theatre show featuring two stars from the hit show PASHA KOVALEV & KATYA VIRSHILAS

Stars Of Strictly Come Dancing

Stars Of Strictly Come Dancing

30 May 2014, 7:30pm

£25/£23

Parr Hall

Dance

Spectacular new live theatre show featuring two stars from the hit show PASHA KOVALEV & KATYA VIRSHILAS

The Clone Roses & DJ Clint Boon & Guests

The Clone Roses & DJ Clint Boon & Guests

7 Jun 2014, 7:30pm

£10 Advance

Parr Hall

Music

The Clone Roses attention to detail is admirable, from the clothes and instruments to the Manc swagger and stage mannerisms, while the musical and sonic accuracy of their performance is second to none.

Northern Soul

Northern Soul

14 Jun 2014, 8:00pm

£7

Parr Hall

Music

Returning with another night of Monster Northern Soul Oldies at this legendary venue The Parr Hall, Warrington on the 14th June 8pm – 1am

Descant Get Enough Sings The Sixties

Descant Get Enough Sings The Sixties

21 Jun 2014, 8:00pm

£5

Pyramid

Music

If you love the Sixties music scene then come and see your favourite Sixties songs performed by members of Warrington's own community.

Sir Ranulph Fiennes

Sir Ranulph Fiennes

23 Jun 2014, 7:30pm

£20/£18

Parr Hall

Variety

“The world’s greatest living explorer.” The Guinness Book of Records

Northern Chamber Orchestra - Carnival Classics

Northern Chamber Orchestra - Carnival Classics

26 Jun 2014, 7:30pm

£16/£7/Children Free

Parr Hall

Music

Join in the fun, as the NCO creates a celebratory vibe with Saint-Saëns comical Carnival of the Animals and other classical favourites

Jethro - The Legend At Large

Jethro - The Legend At Large

24 Jul 2014, 7:30pm

£19.50

Parr Hall

Comedy

Cornish comedy legend Jethro is back, as large as life, and on tour in 2014 with his very own unique brand of irresistible West Country tales for a fun-filled night of adult comedy.

Back To Broadway

Back To Broadway

5 Sep 2014, 7:30pm

£17/10th Ticket Free

Parr Hall

Theatre

Back To Broadway is the all-singing, all-dancing, theatrical sensation that invites you to take a breathtaking journey through the magical world of musicals!

Sing Along Songs Of Wartime

Sing Along Songs Of Wartime

10 Sep 2014, 2:30pm

£12.50/£10 Groups of 10 or more/£10 Early Bird

Parr Hall

Music

Featuring music from the Glen Miller Orchestra, Dame Vera Lynn, George Formby, Max Bygraves etc

Martha Reeves and The Vandellas

Martha Reeves and The Vandellas

14 Sep 2014, 7:30pm

£20

Parr Hall

Music

The all hits show just not to be missed ! Come prepared to party !!

Warrington Pride 2014

Warrington Pride 2014

27 Sep 2014, 12:00pm - 5:30pm

Queens Gardens

‘WHAT MAKES YOU PROUD?’ Join us for a family friendly day of activities including parade, funfair and live entertainment from 12noon til 5.30pm...

Tom Stade

Tom Stade

1 Oct 2014, 8:00pm

£16/£14

Pyramid

Comedy

The free-thinking philosopher returns to ponder timeless questions and reflect upon life’s choices and decisions.

Omid Djalili - Iranalamadingdong

Omid Djalili - Iranalamadingdong

8 Oct 2014, 7:30pm

£23

Pyramid

Comedy

He’s back on tour with a new show, following a sell-out four week West-End residency and a sold-out season at the Edinburgh Festival.

Omid Djalili - Iranalamadingdong

Omid Djalili - Iranalamadingdong

8 Oct 2014, 7:30pm

£23

Pyramid

Comedy

He’s back on tour with a new show, following a sell-out four week West-End residency and a sold-out season at the Edinburgh Festival.

Joan Armatrading

Joan Armatrading

10 Oct 2014, 7:30pm

£27.50

Parr Hall

Music

For her last Major tour Joan has decided this is the perfect time to perform her first ever full scale solo concerts. Her performances will include songs that span her entire career so far.

The Elvis Years

The Elvis Years

12 Oct 2014, 7:30pm

£19.50/£18/11th Ticket Free/Early Bird Offer Available

Parr Hall

Music

An outstanding concert production of the West End musical Jailhouse Rock featuring original star Mario Kombou and his incredible band led by legendary producer, musical director and Ivor Novello award-winner David Mackay, in the UK’s number one Elvis show.

Chas & Dave

Chas & Dave

18 Oct 2014, 8:00pm

£22.50 Adv

Parr Hall

Music

Cockney legends Chas & Dave bring their distinctive brand of humorous song writing to Parr Hall

Chris & Pui Roadshow

Chris & Pui Roadshow

19 Oct 2014, 11:00am

£12/£10/£40 Family Ticket

Parr Hall

Children

CBeebies’ favourite double act is bringing songs, rhymes, comedy sketches and lots of joining in for all the family.

Chris & Pui Roadshow

Chris & Pui Roadshow

19 Oct 2014, 2:00pm

£12/£10/£40 Family Ticket

Parr Hall

Children

CBeebies’ favourite double act is bringing songs, rhymes, comedy sketches and lots of joining in for all the family.

The South

The South

25 Oct 2014, 8:00pm

£20 Adv/£22 On The Door

Pyramid

Music

*Rescheduled date - Borne from the ashes of The Beautiful South...

Old MacDonald Had A Farm

Old MacDonald Had A Farm

2 Nov 2014, 1:30pm

£9.50/£8.50/£32 Family

Pyramid

Children

The Peoples Theatre Company return to Pyramid with their stage adaptation of the popular children's song.

Old MacDonald Had A Farm

Old MacDonald Had A Farm

2 Nov 2014, 4:30pm

£9.50/£8.50/£32 Family

Pyramid

Children

The Peoples Theatre Company return to Pyramid with their stage adaptation of the popular children’s song.

Mark Watson: Flaws

Mark Watson: Flaws

8 Nov 2014, 7:30pm

£17

Parr Hall

Comedy

Winner of five major comedy awards, 24-hour-show luminary, Novelist, Watson (host of BBC's We Need Answers, Never Mind The Buzzcocks, Mock The Week regular and star of cult Radio 4 series Mark Watson Makes The World Substantially Better) returns to the road for 2014!

Shane Filan - The You and Me Tour

Shane Filan - The You and Me Tour

9 Nov 2014, 7:30pm

£31

Parr Hall

Music

Shane Filan, lead-singer of multimillion selling boy-band Westlife, will perform at Warrington’s Parr Hall on Sunday 9 November at 7.30pm.

TOAST - A Tribute To Oasis

TOAST - A Tribute To Oasis

14 Nov 2014, 7:45pm

£10 Adv/£13 On The Door

Parr Hall

Music

Triumphant TOAST return Parr Hall, Oasis fans can expect another two hours (plus) of all the classic hits, with a few surprises thrown in.

Dave Spikey - Punchlines

Dave Spikey - Punchlines

15 Nov 2014, 7:30pm

£17.50

Parr Hall

Comedy

Bolton funnyman Dave Spikey returns to Parr Hall this November

The Looking Glass Burlesque

The Looking Glass Burlesque

22 Nov 2014, 8:00pm

£13/£10

Pyramid

Variety

Step into The Looking Glass Burlesque for an evening of vintage style entertainment, featuring a selection of the finest international and home-grown cabaret and burlesque performers.

Magic Of Motown - Reach Out

Magic Of Motown - Reach Out

6 Dec 2014, 8:00pm

£25/£23/Early Bird & Group Offers Available

Parr Hall

Music

The all-new, all-star 2014 REACH OUT® Tour . . . celebrating 50 years of UK No1 hit singles.

Sally Morgan - Psychic Sally On The Road

Sally Morgan - Psychic Sally On The Road

29 Apr 2015, 7:30pm

£24

Parr Hall

Spiritual

Star of Sky LIVING’s Psychic Sally On The Road, Britain’s favorite TV psychic, Sally Morgan returns with her outstanding 2015 nationwide tour.

Jimmy Carr - Funny Business

Jimmy Carr - Funny Business

26 Sep 2015, 7:00pm

£25

Parr Hall

Comedy

‘Funny Business’ is Jimmy’s brand new stand up show.