What's on

November 2017

Chris Rea

Legendary singer-songwriter Chris Rea will be returning to Liverpool as part of his ‘Road Songs For Lovers’ European tour. With an almost 40-year career under his belt you can expect a night filled with gorgeous rock ballads from one of the world’s finest musicians.

Brian Kennedy

Celebration of Life 2017

Following on from the success of last year’s Celebration of Life, Thomas Lang and Jennifer John present a concert to raise funds for Sahir House.

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

A Night at the Musicals

Ruthie Henshall takes centre stage alongside Sir Bryn Terfel with hits including 'Send in the Clowns', 'Don't Rain on My Parade', 'I Dreamed a Dream', 'If I were a...

Youth Company on Broadway

Members of Liverpool Philharmonic Youth Orchestra and Youth Choir present an evening of ‘razzle dazzle’ featuring musical theatre classics from across the...

Peggy Seeger

At 82 she is the undisputed queen of folk and political song with a charisma that shines as brightly as ever.

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Verdi's Falstaff

Verdi's comic masterpiece starring Sir Bryn Terfel and Rebecca Evans in a concert staging of the opera, conducted by Vasily Petrenko.

Africa Oyé 25th Anniversary and Mellowtone

Blick Bassy

The Cameroonian singer-songwriter presents his new album as part of Africa Oyé's Silver Anniversary.

Jake Bugg

Jake’s stunning new album Hearts That Strain will be released on 1 September and to coincide, he is embarking on an intimate solo acoustic tour

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Verdi's Falstaff

Verdi's comic masterpiece starring Sir Bryn Terfel and Rebecca Evans in a concert staging of the opera, conducted by Vasily Petrenko.

Victoria and Abdul

The extraordinary true story of an unexpected friendship in the later years of Queen Victoria’s remarkable rule.

Alison Moyet

‘Other’ is the brand new album by pop legend and relentless explorer Alison Moyet.

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Verdi's Requiem

Artist in Residence, Sir Bryn Terfel joins a starry team of soloists in Verdi's masterpiece, conducted by Vasily Petrenko.

Pre-concert Classic Introduction

Classic Intro: Verdi's Requiem

Our free pre-concert talks and interviews with visiting artists are a great way to get more out of the performance. The talks are free to all ticket holders.

Album Launch


Launching their new album Down Among the Dead Men and following their support with Bellowhead; Mawkin return with rebel rousing folk songs and instrumentals, modernising traditional material with their own touch.


Goldie will bring together members of the Heritage Orchestra as well as special guests, to perform tracks live from his iconic repertoire as well as material from his highly-anticipated, forthcoming album The Journey Man.

Africa Oyé 25th Anniversary

Omar Sosa and Seckou Keita

Transparent Water is the beautiful new collaboration between grammy-nominated pianist, composer and bandleader Omar Sosa, and the award-winning Senegalese kora master...

Billy Bragg: Bridges Not Walls

Billy Bragg, in one-man Clash mode, will perform songs from his 30+ year career, some pertinent covers by his heroes and mentors and some freshly minted songs about...

Jon Ronson’s Psychopath Night

Is it true that psychopaths rule the world? Or have we gone labelling-crazy? In Psychopath Night, Jon recounts the adventure of a lifetime - the funny, terrifying...

John Smith

Acclaimed guitarist and singer-songwriter John Smith embarks on a UK & European tour.

The Music of Dolly Parton & Kenny Rogers

Islands in the Stream

Celebrating the Queen & King of country, Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers, leave your 9 to 5 worries at the door and get ready for a night in the company of Country Music Royalty!

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

The Lark Ascending

Classic FM's No. 1 favourite, The Lark Ascending, Vaughan Williams A Sea Symphony, David Matthews Norfolk March and Overture, MacCunn's The Land of the Moutain and the Flood, conducted by Liverpool favourite, Andrew Manze.

Duke Special

On this very special tour, Duke Special will be performing songs and music based on the poetry of influential and renowned Belfast writer Michael Longley.

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Lunchtime Learning

Music of David Matthews, Vaughan Williams and MacCunn with conductor Andrew Manze linked to the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra The Lark Ascending concert.

Chamber Music

Diotima Quartet

Szymanowski's String Quartet No.2, Ravel's String Quartet and Schubert's String Quartet No. 15.

‘The Wife of Urban Law’ Album Launch Tour

Peter Knight's Gigspanner

In the wake of his departure from Steeleye Span, Peter Knight turns his full attention to Gigspanner.

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Pictures at an Exhibition

Carlos Miguel Prieto conducts Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No. 3 (Boris Giltburg, piano) and Mussorgsky's musical jewel-box, Pictures at an Exhibition

Catfish Keith

 This concert tour celebrates Catfish's 25th Anniversary of touring the UK, and his 46th Overseas Tour!


Following the success of their North American tour in 2016 and the incredible reception to their latest album Cradle To The Grave, the South-London legends embark on a major UK tour.

Doug MacLeod

Doug MacLeod learned from the old masters, lived the music, survived the life and carries forward a valuable tradition



ABC have announced a brand new UK tour performing all their greatest hits. This new full band show will also see them being joined by non-other than Kid Creole and The Coconuts.

Ray Mears: Born To Go Wild

Ray will take you on a journey that he deeply values for cultural, spiritual, moral and aesthetic reasons and explain why he believes these are vital for the human...