What's on

What’s on

The Waterboys

The Waterboys return with their extended 9 piece band, for the 2nd leg of their current UK tour in support of their new critically acclaimed double album Out Of All This Blue.

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Chamber Music

Pavel Haas Quartet

Dvorak's String Quartet No. 14 and Shostakovich's String Quartet No. 2

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Opera North's Salome

Continuing Opera North’s successful series of dramatic concert stagings, Strauss’s most intense and shocking opera.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Carmina Burana

The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Choir, conducted by Ian Tracey and Alison White, stars in Orff's Carmina Burana, Pärt's Songs from Childhood and Brahms' Liebeslieder Waltzes for choir and piano duet.

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Don McLean

America’s legendary singer-songwriter Don McLean returns to the UK in support of his new album Botanical Gardens out in 2018.

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Darkest Hour

A thrilling and inspiring true story begins on the eve of World War II as, within days of becoming Prime Minister of Great Britain, Winston Churchill (Oldman) must face one of his most turbulent and defining trials.

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Tim Vine: Sunset Milk Idiot

Tim Vine is back on tour, telling lots of silly new jokes, showing off new homemade props, singing some new daft ditties, and all with the appearance of confidence.

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The League of Welldoers

The League of Welldoers presents a variety benefit concert featuring your compere Tony Ravel plus eight other well-known Liverpool entertainers.

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Nils Lofgren

An intimate acoustic evening of songs and stories with the legendary Nils Lofgren, member of E Street Band and solo artist.

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LightNight 2018

LightNight sees venues large and small, old and new stay open late to celebrate the incredible arts and culture on offer in Merseyside.

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Marti Pellow

Marti Pellow celebrates 30 years in the industry in his The Private Collection Tour, featuring number ones and hit singles from his many albums as both a solo artist and with Wet Wet Wet.

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Discover the Classics

Tim Lihoreau with Anthony Gabriele

Tim Lihoreau with conductor Anthony Gabriele discuss the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Vertigo: Film with Live Orchestra concert.

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Raymond Gubbay presents

Crazy for Gershwin

Broadway glamour and toe-tapping tunes in an all-Gershwin extravaganza

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Liverpool Acoustic

The Spinners Legends

The Spinners band members Hughie and Mick reunite, plus musical director, double bass player, friend and honorary Spinner ‘Count’ John McCormick, for a rare show that is not to be missed.

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Writing on the Wall

The Life and Rhymes of Benjamin Zephaniah

In this compelling and inspiring show, Benjamin Zephaniah will explain how he fought injustice and discrimination to lead a remarkable life, while sharing a selection...

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Liverpool Acoustic

The Spinners Legends

The Spinners band members Hughie and Mick reunite, plus musical director, double bass player, friend and honorary Spinner ‘Count’ John McCormick, for a rare show that is not to be missed.

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Robyn Hitchcock

A surrealist poet, talented guitarist, cult artist and musician's musician, Robyn Hitchcock is among alternative rock's father figures and is the closest thing the genre has to a Bob Dylan.

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Vertigo: Film with Live Orchestra

Alfred Hitchcock's classic tale of 1950s San Francisco and James Stewart's obsession with a mysterious woman, performed live with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic...

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Echo & the Bunnymen

Echo & the Bunnymen have announced a brand new studio album The Stars, The Oceans & The Moon and a headline UK tour in 2018.

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The Legendary Dennis Bovell presents

The Story of Reggae in Britain

Dennis Bovell tells the story - in words, film and music - of the first three decades of reggae in Britain and its origins in ska and rocksteady.

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Jason Manford: Muddle Class

'Muddle Class' promises to feature a wealth of new material about Jason growing up ‘working class’ then finding, over the years, that part of him has become ‘middle...

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Beethoven's Third Piano Concerto

Artist-in-Residence Stephen Hough performs Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 3, in a programme including Tchaikovsky's Symphony No.5, and Li Huanzhi's Spring Festival...

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The Priests

The internationally acclaimed classical singing trio from Northern Ireland, The Priests, return to Liverpool Philharmonic for a memorable evening of heartfelt song and humour.

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The Rutles

Originally formed as a spoof by Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band songwriter and musical genius Neil Innes, The Rutles are widely known as the 'Pre-Fab Four' and have also been called a 'Beatles parody group'.

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Little Notes

Your child will explore pitch and rhythm, using songs and activities to help them develop their creativity.

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Beethoven's Fourth Piano Concerto

Artist-in-Residence Stephen Hough performs Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 4, in a programme including Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 5, and Beethoven's Overture, Egmont,...

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The Shires

The biggest selling UK country act of all time The Shires will be hitting the road this summer with brand new music from their highly anticipated third album Accidentally on Purpose.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Lunchtime Learning

Music of Holst, Beethoven and Vaughan Williams with conductor Andrew Manze, linked to the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Beethoven's Emperor concert.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Beethoven's Emperor

Artist-in-Residence Stephen Hough performs Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 5, Emperor, in a programme including Holst's Ode to Death, and Vaughan Williams' Symphony No. 7, Sinfonia Antarctica, conducted by Andrew Manze.

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Chamber Music

Stephen Hough, piano

Works by Debussy, Schumann's Fantasie, Op. 17, and Beethoven's Piano Sonata No. 23 , Appassionata.

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Bill Bailey: Larks in Transit

Larks in Transit is a compendium of travellers’ tales and the general shenanigans of twenty years as a travelling comedian.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Beethoven's Fifth Symphony

Beethoven's best known symphony - his Fifth - features in a stellar lineup of classics including Haydn's Cello Concerto No. 1, Korngold's Cello Concerto and Brahms'...

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Beethoven's Fifth Symphony

Beethoven's best known symphony - his Fifth - features in a stellar lineup of classics including Haydn's Cello Concerto No. 1, Korngold's Cello Concerto and Brahms'...

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40th Anniversary Celebration

Maghull Wind Orchestra: The Magic of Music

Maghull Wind Orchestra, one of the North’s leading symphonic wind orchestras, celebrate their 40th anniversary with an afternoon of music, including premiere...

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RURA

Fiddle, Highland pipes, whistle, flute, bodhran, guitar and voice from award-winning Scots.

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George Benson

Legendary ten-time Grammy Award and NEA Jazz Master winner George Benson, whose career covers five decades, returns to Liverpool Philharmonic.

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Liverpool Welsh Choral

Spirit of Liverpool

A major charity gala event as part of Liverpool's special year 2018, highlighting the city's rich past and dynamic future through an exciting variety of music and narration.

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Family Concerts

All Aboard the Pirate Ship!

On our voyage, we’ll hear from Jack Sparrow, explore Fingal’s Cave, dance a hornpipe and sing a shanty or two – so why not grab a parrot, pop on an eye-patch and come...

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The Dire Straits Experience

Featuring former member Chris White, classic Dire Straits songs, in all their ambition, grandeur and aching beauty, are once again presented live for the fans that...

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

The Best of the West End

Back by popular demand, all your West End favourites sung by West End stars– from Jesus Christ Superstar to Wicked, Jersey Boys to Phantom of the Opera, in full...

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Port Sunlight Sea Dogs

Port Sunlight Sea Dogs promise mildly raucous working songs, lusty choruses and wistful ballads of homes far away.

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John Williams at the Oscars

Hear John Williams favourites such as Star Wars, Jaws, and Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone performed live.

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75th Anniversary

Crosby Symphony Orchestra

After last year’s sensational debut performance with Crosby Symphony Orchestra, William Bracken returns in a performance of Gershwin’s famous Rhapsody in...

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The Shape of Water

From master story teller, Guillermo del Toro, comes this other-worldly fable, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America circa 1962.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Shéhérazade

Elgar’s In The South, Ravel’s glittering showpiece Shéhérazade and Bartok's most popular orchestra work, Concerto for Orchestra, conducted by Vasily Petrenko.

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Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Last Night of the Pops

Vasily Petrenko conducts a night of British classics, including Land of Hope and Glory, Jerusalem, Fantasia on British Sea Songs and more!

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Liverpool Philharmonic Children’s Choirs and In Harmony Liverpool present

Stars and Stripes

In Harmony Liverpool, Liverpool Philharmonic Children’s Choir and Melody Makers present a fun-filled celebration of songs and music from the USA.

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An Evening with

David Sedaris

With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, David Sedaris has become one of America’s preeminent humour writers.

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An Evening with

Ant Middleton

Ant Middleton, adventurer, survival expert, TV presenter, ex elite forces soldier, shares his experiences and exploits as a modern day explorer and expedition leader.

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Glyndebourne Festival screening

Mozart’s Le nozze di Figaro

Glyndebourne’s highly-acclaimed production of Le nozze di Figaro will be shown at Liverpool Philharmonic Hall this autumn.

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Alexandra Burke

A decade after winning The X Factor, pop sensation Alexandra Burke will be embarking on her The Truth Is UK tour.

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Sister Act Live Choir

See the brilliant film Sister Act like never before, on a large screen accompanied by a live 35-piece gospel choir and band.

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Joan Armatrading

Joan’s Armatrading's 2018 tour is only her second solo tour in her 46 year career in music. With brand new material, plus all your favourite classics from the past, get ready for an unmissable evening with Joan.

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An Audience with Simon Reeve

This show includes exclusive multi-media footage and a Question & Answer session. Don’t miss this exclusive opportunity to see Simon for the first time - live and...

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The Musical Box

The Musical Box, famed for their historically faithful re-enactments of Genesis return to Liverpool Philharmonic with a brand new show, exploring the world and music of early Genesis.

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At Last: The Etta James Story

Starring the sensational Vika Bull and joined on stage by some of Australia’s finest and funkiest musicians, At Last: The Etta James Story tells the story of soul...

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58-18=60TH TOUR

Sir Cliff Richard

With 103 album releases, 123 single hits and the equivalent of 20 years spent in the UK charts, Britain’s ‘Ultimate Pop Star’ Sir Cliff Richard will be celebrating his 60th Anniversary in the music business.

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Caro Emerald

Following 5 star reviews and sold out shows, the gorgeous and stylish Caro Emerald is back with a brand new live UK tour for 2018.

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Level 42

Hit makers Level 42 will embark on a 19-date Eternity Tour, featuring special guests The Blow Monkeys, following last year’s sell-out shows in the UK and Europe.

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40th anniversary of Power in the Darkness

Tom Robinson

Celebrating the 40th anniversary of his album Power In The Darkness, Tom is hitting the road with his band to perform the entire album live.

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30th Anniversary Tour

Soul II Soul

Iconic British band Soul II Soul will embark on a UK tour to mark of the 30 years of their hugely influential success, and paying tribute to their legendary debut album, Club Classics Vol 1.

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Queen Greatest Hits

Queen Extravaganza

Hear all of Queen’s greatest hits when Queen Extravaganza, the ‘official’ tribute band created by Roger Taylor and Brian May, return to the UK in late 2018.

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Woman to Woman

Woman to Woman sees a unique and timeless collaboration between Judie Tzuke, Beverley Craven and Julia Fordham, three of the UK’s most celebrated female singer-songwriters.

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Billy Ocean

Following his sold out tour, British soul icon Billy Ocean has announced a huge UK headline tour for late 2018 where he will perform the best of his greatest hits and favourite tracks.

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Sixties Gold

After a sold out show in 2017, Sixties Gold returns with an even stronger line-up of artists, featuring The Searchers, The Merseybeats, The Fortunes, PJ Proby, Love Affair’s Steve Ellis, and Vanity Fare.

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Raymond Gubbay presents

Simply Sinatra

A sensational evening of music, song and dance celebrating ‘Ol’ Blue Eyes’ himself.

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The Bootleg Beatles

With a little help from their own Pepperland Sinfonia, this not-to-be-missed event features a special set celebrating the 50th anniversary of the ‘White album’.

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