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The Cher Show at Opera House Mcr

The Cher Show at Opera House Mcr

The finale is absolutely incredible and the audience were all on their feet singing and dancing along

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Laugh Riot for Pride in Trafford

Laugh Riot for Pride in Trafford

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Frankenstein: How To Make a Monster

Frankenstein: How To Make a Monster

Amanda Dunlop sums it all up. Bloody brilliant.

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Passion at Hope Mill Theatre

Passion at Hope Mill Theatre

Highly acclaimed, Passion - featuring superb Ruthie Henshall.

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Beryl at Oldham Coliseum

Beryl at Oldham Coliseum

Beryl was an amazing woman who took life by the throat

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Electric Rosary at Royal Exchange

Electric Rosary at Royal Exchange

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Hedwig and the Angry Inch

Hedwig and the Angry Inch

Surely a star is born.

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Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast

The entire show is a perfect blend of Disney magic

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Fantastically Great Women at The Lowry

Fantastically Great Women at The Lowry

This original, enthusiastic play with songs is just starting out and will settle in during its tour.

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Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat 2022

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat 2022

Brilliant. Just brilliant

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Stiff Little Fingers at Manchester Academy

Stiff Little Fingers at Manchester Academy

"there was a wonderful buzz and energy about the whole evening".

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Sounds of Nature at Stoller Hall

Sounds of Nature at Stoller Hall

"Would love to experience this again, highly recommend".

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Bedknobs and Broomsticks

Bedknobs and Broomsticks

The magic of Disney shines bright in Salford

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Rigoletto Opera North

Rigoletto Opera North

This memorable landmark production of Rigoletto can be seen again at the Lowry on Saturday 12th March 2022.

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Manchester Camerata 50th Anniversary at Stoller Featuring Jess Gillam

Manchester Camerata 50th Anniversary at Stoller Featuring Jess Gillam

A great privilege to have been there on the night.

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Footloose

Footloose

Jack Quickenden absolutely stole the show in parts with his astounding dance moves and amazing physique

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Rocky Horror show at Palace Theatre 2022

Rocky Horror show at Palace Theatre 2022

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Three Way

Three Way

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Charlie and Stan

Charlie and Stan

Both players capture the gestures and mannerisms of their alter egos perfectly.

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Unbroken at The Lowry

Unbroken at The Lowry

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Woman in Black

Woman in Black

There were times I was unsure whether to laugh or be expecting another jump scare.

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Rent at Hope Mill Theatre 2021

Rent at Hope Mill Theatre 2021

Highly recommend this production

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Anna X at The Lowry

Anna X at The Lowry

Emma Corrin stars in this addictive world of front-row fashion shows, private views, and endless parties

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Noir shown on stream

Noir shown on stream

An amazing and eminently watchable film

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High five for Hope Fest

High five for Hope Fest

Audiences are loving the variety of performances at the inaugural Hope Fest

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Bloody Elle a musical at Royal Exchange

Bloody Elle a musical at Royal Exchange

BLOODY ELLE IS A ROYAL EXCHANGE WORLD PREMIERE. THIS UPLIFTING, ONE-WOMAN-SHOW ABOUT FALLING IN LOVE FOR THE VERY FIRST TIME IS WRITTEN AND PERFORMED BY THE BRILLIANT LAURYN REDDING

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Jonathan Harvey's Hushabye Mountain live stream

Jonathan Harvey's Hushabye Mountain live stream

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Top Story - An Apocalyptic Comedy.

Top Story - An Apocalyptic Comedy.

An apocalyptic comedy, written by Sebastian Michael

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Flowers For Mrs Harris

Flowers For Mrs Harris

Mrs Harris is a fun and heart-warming if rather convoluted piece of art

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The Madonna of Bolton by Matt Cain

The Madonna of Bolton by Matt Cain

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