Our Guide to Manchester
Visit the original Brazilian restaurant in the Northern Quarter and first ever in the North West! Bem Brasil Northern Quarter offers an intimate and authentic dining experience in the eclectic heart of the Northern Quarter.
Fast, nutritious, totally tasty and enjoyable - followers of the "way of he noodle" will already have found this restaurant. From its freshly squeezed delicious fruit juices to the delicately fried dumplings to nourishing noodle soups or "ramens" a trip to Wagamama is a treat and a total eating experience.
Manchester's original 'noodle bar', Tampopo is still preferred by many despite the rise of competitors. The Japanese-influenced interior with communal bench seating and bright airy ambience is surprisingly warm and invitinge
Manchester's cafe, centered around rock music, with many famous artifacts from rock artists in cluding guitars from famous bands. The cafe serves great drinks and good food, very nice atmosphere and generally a nice high class place to stay for a meal
Manchester Evening News Arena is the biggest place for venue's in Manchester, with venue's on almost every night, its definitely a place to visit during your stay with My-Places.
Manchester Museum on Oxford Road is a fascinating place to visit. Full of history, it is definitely a one of the museum's you must visit.
With permanent galleries spread across five listed historic buildings and collections ranging from early textile machinery to modern X-ray equipment, there's a lot to learn about MOSI. Our latest gallery, Revolution Manchester, is an introductory mini-MOSI, focusing on achievements that made Manchester a world leader in science and technology.
The Manchester Aquatics Centre is the fantastic venue purpose built for the Commonwealth Games. Located in the centre of Manchester, and close to the universities, the Manchester Aquatics Centre is home to two 50 meter swimming pools, offering a varied programme of activities (use the link on the right to get details of women only activities) and a brand new fitness studio.
Flava Fashions is a Manchester run online store for urban clothing, hip-hop clothing, accessories and footwear. It stocks an extensive range of mens's items including tops, jeans, suits, coats, fashions jewellery and gloves from the most popular hip-hop named brands in the hip-hop fashion community
Market street is the main shopping area in Manchester, with every possible shop you could want, it will keep you busy, and your wallet empty. Literally on the doorstep of our Chatsworth House apartments, one of the most conveniently places locations.
Manchester Arndale has an impressive line-up of more than 200 shops with some ground-breaking new stores opening since the completion of the centre's L170 million development programme. You'll find a massive selection of exciting shops from the leading High Street names to a variety of smaller, stylish boutiques.
The Trafford Centre. One of the biggest Mall's in Europe. Easily accessible by Bus, Metro or Car. Situated five miles outside of the city centre between junctions 9 and 10 of the M60 the 1.4 sq million ft Centre has 280 stores positioned along three miles of granite and marble boulevards, including Selfridges, John Lewis, Debenhams and Marks and Spencer.
Manchester Evening News Arena Events
Fri 6 & Sat 7 December
Award-winning Salford-born stand-up Jason Manford returns to Phones 4u Arena with his First World Problems tour which promises to feature a wealth of comedy anecdotes, misunderstandings and audience banter delivered with Jason's likeable charm and teasingly intelligent wit. Speaking ahead of his hometown return, Jason said "I'm excited to be getting back to what I really love the most - stand up!" Doors open at 6.30pm and the show starts at 8pm prompt (no support act). It will end by approx 11pm.
Wet Wet Wet
Sun 8 December
Wet Wet Wet return to Phones 4u Arena this winter as part of their Greatest Hits tour with special guests Blue and Philipa Hanna. Performing at the Manchester venue for the first time in over six years, the Glasgow four-piece will be showcasing tracks from their 25 year back catalogue. Wet Wet Wet have sold over 15 million singles and albums, featured in the UK official singles and album charts for an immense 508 weeks and have performed to over four million fans across 25 countries. Doors open at 6pm and the show will end at approx 11pm.
£40.00 - £45.00
Wed 11 December
Diversity have announced a brand new arena show Limitless which visits Phones 4u Arena this December. Spurred on by the group's motto "Dream, Believe, Achieve", Diversity are a remarkable example of what can be accomplished with hard work, dedication and belief. Since winning Britain's Got Talent in 2009, Diversity have won numerous awards, been the first act to perform outside No. 10 Downing Street and have sold out three UK & Ireland tours.
£23.50 - £33.50
Key 103 Jingle Ball Live
Thu 12 December
Robbie Williams joins Little Mix, Pixie Lott, Lawson, Jason Derulo, Union J, Rudimental, Rizzle Kicks and The Vamps at Phones 4u Arena this Christmas. Final remaining tickets for the Thursday 12 December show are on sale now, priced £25.00. Line-up subject to change.
£25.00 - £70.00
Fri 13 December
Courteeners return to Phones 4u Arena this December for their now legendary homecoming end-of-year show. The Manchester Christmas show - the band's third in the last four years - follows their critically-acclaimed Glastonbury, T in the Park and V Festival second headline performances and their own two sold-out headline shows at Manchester’s Castlefield Bowl.
£15.00 - £23.50
Sat 14 December
JLS have announced a Saturday matinee show as part of their Christmas Farewell UK tour. After almost six years together, five number one singles in the UK and a number of sold out arena tours, boy band JLS are to split after their December tour. The R&B group, consisting of Aston Merrygold, Marvin Humes, JB Gill and Oritse Williams, will bow out with a new album Goodbye: The Greatest Hits and their final ever farewell Phones 4u Arena shows this December. Support comes from NVS, Hatty Keane and Mike Hough.
£25.00 - £33.50
The Big Reunion Christmas Party
Sun 15 December
5IVE, Liberty X, B*Witched, 911 and Honeyz will return to Phones 4u Arena this December for a very special The Big Reunion Christmas Party matinee performance. The hit ITV2 show sees the five chart-topping groups reunited a decade after they ruled pop in an unmissable TV event. During the series, viewers will see the groups reunited for the first time since they split.
£29.50 - £42.50
Wed 18 December
Heavy metal legends Black Sabbath will perform at Phones 4u Arena this December to celebrate the release of their new album 13. Featuring the original line-up of Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler, the Birmingham trio will be performing tracks from the Rick Rubin produced 13 - their first studio album since 1978's Never Say Die - alongside classic heavy metal hits from their 40-plus year back catalogue. Support comes from British horror rockers Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats.
£40.00 - £55.00
TiÃ«sto & Calvin Harris > Greater Than
Sat 21 December
Phones 4u Arena welcomes not one, but two of the most in-demand DJ’s of the moment this December, Tiësto & Calvin Harris. Two of the biggest DJ's in the world, Tiësto & Calvin Harris - who collaborated on the song Century in 2009 - join forces for their debut UK tour following their joint 20-month residency at Las Vegas’ new Hakkasan nightclub, where they currently alternate DJ sets each weekend. 16 YEARS + ONLY
Sun 22 December
Boyzone will end their BZ20 anniversary tour at Phones 4u Arena this Christmas. The very special Christmas show see's Ronan, Keith, Shane and Mikey return to Manchester for the first time since 2011. Formed in 1993, Boyzone achieved the best-ever start to an Irish and UK singles career with 21 singles, seven albums and 25 million record sales, making them one of Ireland's best-selling bands. Support comes from Houston songstress Jessica Clemmons.
Disney Fantasia: Live in Concert
Sat 28 December
Experience Disney’s classic 1940 film like you’ve never seen or heard it before! This magical Christmas spectacular is presented on a giant screen in high-definition with iconic music performed by the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra. Fantastic family packages also available.
£20.00 - £45.00
Peter Pan, The Never Ending Story
Sun 29 & Mon 30 December
Peter Pan, The Never Ending Story is a high-flying, hi-tech fantasy adventure that combines the drama and excitement of live theatre with the epic visuals of a blockbuster movie. Pinch yourself as you watch Peter Pan fly high above the stage without wires - a world first in theatre - and marvel at the spectacular scenery, brought to life by state-of-the-art digital imaging. Please note, due to unforeseen circumstances Stacey Solomon is unable to appear in Manchester.
£20.00 - £45.00
Mon 13 January
MAROON 5 postpone UK Arena Tour - New dates announced for January 2014. The band will now play Phones 4u Arena on Monday 13 January 2014. Tickets for the original date will be valid for the new date. It was also announced that Robin Thicke would be special guest on the new dates in place of Neon Trees. PJ Morton will open all shows.
TNA Maximum Impact VI
Fri 31 January
TNA Impact Wrestling returns to Phones 4u Arena next January as eight of the world's greatest wrestlers battle it out in the British Empire Cup, featuring champion Bully Ray, British superstar Magnus, Bobby Roode, Samoa Joe, Chris Sabin, Austin Aries, Manik, James Storm, Gunner and Gail Kim. Great Fan Interaction and Family Packages are also on sale now. The Manchester show will also be taped for TV.
£22.50 - £99.00
Mon 3 - Wed 5 February
The largest children’s choir in the world, Young Voices returns to Phones 4u Arena Manchester in February for three shows. Joining local school choirs from Manchester will be Stacey Solomon. To register your school for Young Voices please click here
Strictly Come Dancing Live
Thu 6 & Fri 7 February
Model and dancing sensation Abbey Clancy, Dragons’ Den star Deborah Meaden, BBC Breakfast presenter Susanna Reid and Westlife heartthrob Nicky Byrne will join former England Rugby World Cup winner Ben Cohen, Coronation Street’s Natalie Gumede and actor Mark Benton for Manchester’s Strictly Come Dancing Live shows next year. Alongside the exciting celebrity line-up, Craig Revel Horwood, Len Goodman and Bruno Tonioli are back as the tour’s formidable judges with local actress and presenter Lisa Riley as host.
£35.00 - £65.00
David Haye vs. Tyson Fury
Sat 8 February
David Haye has been forced to cancel his Phones 4u Arena Manchester bout against Tyson Fury on the advice of doctors, following surgery to a shoulder injury. Ticketholders for the Saturday 8 February event are asked to contact their point of purchase for a refund.
Sun 9 February
Singer-songwriter Frank Turner will make his Phones 4u Arena debut next year in support of his latest best-selling album Tape Deck Heart. To date, Turner has released five solo albums, two rarities compilation albums, one split album and five EPs. The folk/punk singer songwriter was previously the vocalist of post-hardcore band Million Dead before they split in 2005. Turner has since gone on to win several awards, including Best Live Act at the AIM Awards in 2011. Support comes from Flogging Molly and Beans on Toast.
Thu 20 February
Phones 4u Arena will stage the only show in the north of the UK by DJ superstar Avicii next year. Swedish born Avicii is one of the world’s most in-demand DJ/Producers who has raised the bar with his epic live shows and breathtaking production. 2013 has been a monumental year for Avicii, reaching the number one spot in over 70 countries with the massive hit Wake Me Up. Please note, under 14’s must be accompanied by an adult.
The X Factor Live 2014
Sat 22 February
The final eight X Factor finalists will perform at Phones 4u Arena Manchester next year for two very special shows. Abi Alton, Hannah Barrett, Luke Friend, Nicholas McDonald, Rough Copy, Sam Bailey, Sam Callahan and Tamera Foster will take to the Manchester stage for the Saturday 22 February matinee and evening performances.
Fri 28 February
Russell Howard, one of the UK's funniest and most successful comedians, returns to his first love, live stand-up, with his first tour for over three years. Russell's brand new tour Wonderbox follows his sell-out, thrice-extended 2011 UK tour which included two Phones 4u Arena shows. In this brand new show, the star and creator of the award-winning hit TV show Russell Howard's Good News promises more of his trademark brand of upbeat and razor-sharp comedy.
Sat 1 - Thu 6 March
Michael Bublé returns to Phones 4u Arena next spring – the first stop on a three venue UK tour. Following his ten-night London residency earlier this summer, Michael returns to the UK next year to open his 2014 UK tour in Manchester as part of a 5-night Phones 4u Arena residency. Michael will be showcasing tracks from his latest number one album, To Be Loved, alongside hits from Michael Bublé, It’s Time, Call Me Irresponsible, Crazy Love and 2011’s Christmas.
£50.00 - £75.00
The Australian Pink Floyd Show
Fri 7 March
The Australian Pink Floyd Show returns to Phones 4u Arena next March as part of their Set The Controls UK tour. This will be the tribute acts first appearance at the arena since their 2009 performance of The Wall. Set The Controls will draw heavily from the iconic The Dark Side Of The Moon, Wish You Were Here and The Division Bell albums but will also feature an element that will allow the audience to choose the material that the band plays in certain sections of the show.
£28.50 - £38.50
Sat 8 March
Jack Whitehall has firmly established himself as one of the country's most successful young talents. Jack Whitehall Gets Around is a brand new show that will see Jack perform at Phones 4u Arena 'in the round', a UK first for a solo stand-up tour. The new tour is Jack's first since his critically acclaimed sell-out 2011 stand-up show Let's Not Speak Of This Again. Please note, this show is not suitable for under 16's.
Tues 11 & Wed 12 March
Drake will open his ‘Would You Like A Tour’ UK tour at Phones 4u Arena Manchester next year with two highly-anticipated shows. Tickets for the second night, Wednesday 12 March, are on sale now priced £40.00 & £46.00. Joined by special guest The Weeknd, the Canadian rapper will be showcasing tracks from his latest chart-topping album Nothing Was The Same.
£40.00 - £46.00
Fri 14 & Sat 15 March
The award winning Queen of Comedy Miranda Hart has added a matinee performance to her Phones 4u Arena debut shows next year. Tickets for the 2.30pm Saturday 15 March show are on sale now. Miranda will also play two evening performances on Friday 14 and Saturday 15 March as part of her first stand-up since her hit series Miranda aired on BBC. Miranda shares Christmas advice with Rob Brydon here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b7_cStOhRHU
Fall Out Boy
Mon 17 March
Fall Out Boy return to the UK next year as part of their Save Rock And Roll European tour. The Chicago four-piece will be performing tracks from their latest album Save Rock And Roll, including recent hits The Phoenix and My Songs . . ., alongside their top twenty hits Dance, Dance, Thnks Fr Th Mmrs, This Ain’t A Scene, It’s An Arm Race and the Michael Jackson cover Beat It. Support comes from The Pretty Reckless and New Politics.
Tue 18 March
One of the UK’s best loved boy bands, The Wanted, return to Phones 4u Arena next year as part of their biggest tour to date - the Word Of Mouth world tour 2014. Returning to his hometown Manchester venue, Max George said: “We can't wait to get back on the road, for what is our biggest tour so far. One of the best things about being in a band is performing live in front of the fans” Support comes from The Vamps.
£25.00 - £45.00
Torvill & Dean's Dancing On Ice - The Final Tour 2014
Fri 28 - Sun 30 March
Jayne Torvill & Christopher Dean will bring the last ever Dancing On Ice tour to the UK next year, starting in Manchester on Friday 28, Saturday 29 & Sunday 30 March. Speaking ahead of their last ever Phones 4u Arena shows, Jayne and Chris said: "Next year will be the 30th anniversary of Bolero and our Olympic Gold medal in Sarajevo, so for us, it seemed a fitting time to say goodbye to Dancing on Ice. We wanted to go out on a high!"
£32.50 - £67.50
Four Tops & The Temptations
Wed 2 April
Timeless Motown legends Four Tops and The Temptations return to Phones 4u Arena next spring to relive the R&B and soul classics that delivered Detroit to music history. Special guests on the Manchester bill will be The Platters and Freda Payne.
Sat 5 April
Backstreet Boys are back at Phones 4u Arena Manchester next spring with all five original members. Last in Manchester for the triumphant NKOTBSB 2011 show, the band return next year with Kevin Richardson – making 2014’s show the first with all original members in nearly 10 years. Nick Carter, Howie Dorough, Brian Littrell, AJ McLean and Kevin Richardson, together as Backstreet Boys, are this year celebrating their 20th anniversary.
£29.50 - £35.00
Mon 7 & Tue 8 April
Justin Timberlake has announced a second Phones 4u Arena show for 2014 as part of his first Manchester concerts in over six years. Returning to Manchester for the first time since 2007’s sold-out summer concerts at the Arena, Timberlake will be showcasing tracks from this year’s hit albums The 20/20 Experience and The 20/20 Experience: 2 of 2.
£55.00 - £95.00
Wed 9 April
Elbow return to their hometown Phones 4u Arena next spring to celebrate the release of their sixth studio album. The follow up to the award-winning build a rocket boys! and The Seldom Seen Kid, the band's latest album will be released in March 2014, alongside their first ever live DVD Live At Jodrell Bank.
£30.00 - £35.00
Thu 10 April
The world famous Harlem Globetrotters will take fan interaction to a new level when the 2014 ‘Fans Rule’ world tour comes to Phones 4u Arena Manchester. Tickets for the Thursday 10 April show are on sale now, priced from £15.00 - £42.00. Online voting is now open at harlemglobetrotters.com/rule, where all fans can choose which new game-changing rules they want to see.
£15.00 - £42.00
Sat 12 April
The legendary Johnny Mathis returns to Phones 4u Arena next spring. Universally hailed as one of the greatest male vocalists of our time, Johnny Mathis will return to Manchester for the first time since his critically-acclaimed 2011 performance to showcase tracks from his greatest hits back catalogue.
£45.00 - £57.50
CBeebies Live! The Big Band
Sun 13 April
Calling all CBeebies fans! Join the fun and make some music with your favourite CBeebies stars in a brand new show for Easter 2014 - CBeebies Live! The Big Band. Mixing-up this fun filled musical adventure will be Justin Fletcher MBE, Mr. Tumble, Mister Maker and gardener extraordinaire, Mr Bloom!‘Makin a bad ting good’ will be Rastamouse, along with the musical fab four, the ZingZillas. Nina from Nina and the Neurons will bring her own unique scientific style, whilst the adventurous Andy Day and the charismatic Katy Ashworth will be ensuring that everyone has fun.
£16.00 - £29.50
Mon 14 April
Gary Barlow returns to his hometown Phones 4u Arena Manchester next spring to showcase tracks from his brand new album Since I Saw You Last. Since I Saw You Last, his first studio album in 14 years, features the new single Let Me Go and marks Gary’s first Manchester show since hosting 2011’s BBC Children In Need Rocks Manchester.
£35.00 - £55.00
Premier League Darts
Thu 24 April
Premier League Darts returns to Phones 4u Arena next April as part of its 2014 UK tour. Darts' biggest roadshow event will celebrate its tenth staging next year, with reigning champion Michael van Gerwen set to defend his title against the likes of six-time winner Phil Taylor across 16 weeks of action around the UK, live on Sky Sports.
£20.00 - £40.00
Fri 9 - Sun 11 May
Due to a phenomenal demand for tickets to their first two Manchester shows, McBusted have added a third and final Phones 4u Arena date next spring. Tickets for the Sunday 11 May show are on sale now, priced £35.00. McFly’s Tom Fletcher, Danny Jones, Dougie Poynter and Harry Judd will team up with Busted’s James Bourne and Matt Willis to form the supergroup for next May’s triple Manchester dates.
Sun 18 May
Legendary entertainer Barry Manilow returns to Phones 4u Arena next year to perform tracks from his latest album, 15 Minutes, alongside hits from his spectacular back catalogue. Described by Rolling Stone magazine as “the showman of our generation”, Manilow’s hits include Mandy, Copacabana, Friends, Could It Be Magic, Can’t Smile Without You and I Write the Songs.
£25.00 - £85.00
Tue 20 & Sat 24 May
Due to a phenomenal demand for tickets to her first Manchester show of 2014, pop superstar Katy Perry has added a second date as part of her Prismatic world tour. Tickets for the Saturday 24 May show are on sale now! Following 2011’s sold-out California Dreams Arena show, Katy returns to Manchester to showcase tracks from her latest number one album Prism, including the chart-topping first single Roar. Joining Katy on her Manchester dates will be special guests Swedish synthpop duo Icona Pop who scored a massive number one hit earlier this year with I Love It.
£39.50 - £75.00
Nine Inch Nails
Sun 25 May
Nine Inch Nails will play Phones 4u Arena Manchester next May to showcase tracks from Hesitation Marks, their first album in five years. Nine Inch Nails deliver one of the best live shows on the planet, are considered a pioneer in the industrial music movement and have been highly influential in the evolution of electronic music. The band, created by Trent Reznor (the only official member), released Hesitation Marks earlier this year to huge critical acclaim.
£30.00 - £35.00
Cirque du Soleil DRALION
Wed 11 - Sun 15 June
Cirque du Soleil’s signature show Dralion visits Phones 4u Arena Manchester next summer as part of its first ever UK arena tour. Tickets for the Wednesday 11 – Sunday 15 June Manchester residency are on sale now, priced £50.00. Fusing the 3000 year-old tradition of Chinese acrobatic arts with the multidisciplinary approach of Cirque du Soleil, Dralion (pronounced “Dra-lee-on”) draws its inspiration from Eastern philosophy and its never-ending quest for harmony between humans and nature.
Once In A Lifetime - The Final Tour
Fri 20 June
Once In A Lifetime – The Final Tour, starring US sensations The Osmonds, the iconic David Essex, as well as Showaddywaddy & Les Mckeown’s legendary Bay City Rollers, will open in Phones 4u Arena Manchester next summer. Tickets for the Friday 20 June concert are on sale now.
Sat 21 June
The Queen of Country Dolly Parton returns to Phones 4u Arena next summer as part of her Blue Smoke world tour. Performing songs from her huge back catalogue - including 9 to 5, Here You Come Again, Jolene and the classic I Will Always Love You – the legendary singer, songwriter and actress returns to the Manchester venue for the first time since 2011’s spectacular thigh-slapping show.
£50.00 - £67.50
Wed 25 June
The Eagles bring their History of the Eagles 2014 tour to Phones 4u Arena Manchester next summer. The band – Glenn Frey, Don Henley, Joe Walsh and Timothy B. Schmit - will be performing classic hits from their career, including some that have never been performed live before, alongside songs from their critically-acclaimed top-selling documentary History of the Eagles.
£50.00 - £125.00
29, 30 June & 2 July
Robbie Williams has added a third Phones 4u Arena Manchester show as part of next summer’s Swings Both Ways European tour. Tickets for all three shows - Sunday 29, Monday 30 June & Wednesday 2 July - are on sale now. The announcement of his Manchester summer dates follows the ecstatic response to the recent London Palladium one-off show where he showcased material from his brand new album Swings Both Ways. Official Robbie Williams hospitality packages are available exclusively from www.markbutler.co.uk
£55.00 - £95.00
Ant & Dec's Takeaway On Tour
Fri 15 & Sat 16 August
Ant & Dec have announced they will be bringing their prime time award-winning ITV show Ant & Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway to Phones 4u Arena Manchester next summer. Tickets for the evening Friday 15 and matinee and evening Saturday 16 August shows are on sale now! The show will be packed with special guests, amazing prizes to be won and of course lots of surprises for the audience.
£25.00 - £45.00
Tue 30 September
US singer-songwriter James Taylor returns to Phones 4u Arena Manchester on Tuesday 30 September to perform tracks from his forty-plus year back catalogue. Performing at the Arena for the first time since 2011, Taylor’s return will see him showcase tracks from his as-yet-untitled latest album, alongside hits from his genre-defining albums including Fire And Rain, How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You), Mexico, Something In The Way She Moves and the number one hit single You’ve Got A Friend.
Thu 9 - Sun 12 October
Comedian Lee Evans returns to Phones 4u Arena next year with his brand new tour Monsters. Wired and Wonderful was huge… XL was big… Big was even bigger… Roadrunner was record breaking… and now the legendary Lee Evans embarks on his most ambitious tour to date. Monsters is Lee's amazing new show with over 50 nights in the biggest arenas in the country.
Thu 23 October
Caro Emerald has announced that she is expecting her first child and will therefore be postponing her UK tour, including her Phones 4u Arena Manchester show. The Thursday 20 March 2014 Manchester show has now moved to Thursday 23 October 2014. Tickets for the original date remain valid for the new show. Anyone unable to make the new show should contact their original point of purchase.
£22.50 - £45.00
Il Divo - A Musical Affair
Sat 25 October
Il Divo will bring Il Divo – A Musical Affair: The Greatest Songs of Broadway Live to Phones 4u Arena Manchester in 2014. The record-breaking classical crossover group return to Manchester to perform tracks from their latest album A Musical Affair - the quartet’s first compilation of songs inspired by Broadway shows including Phantom of the Opera, Carousel and West Side Story. The live show will intertwine the most famous songs from the musicals with the individual theatrical experiences of Carlos, David, Urs and Sebastien.
£35.00 - £125.00
John Bishop: Supersonic
Fri 14 - Sun 16 November
Comedian John Bishop has added a third Phones 4u Arena show for 2014 as part of his brand new live tour Supersonic. Tickets for the Sunday 16 November show are on sale now, priced £30.00. After taking 18 months off to write his autobiography, John Bishop returns to Manchester for three 2014 shows - his first new dates since last year’s sold-out Rollercoaster tour. Suitable for 14+ years only.
Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of the Worlds
Sun 30 November
Don’t miss the spectacular FINAL Arena Tour of the “mind-melting extravaganza” Jeff Wayne’s Musical Version of The War of The Worlds – Alive on Stage at Phones 4u Arena Manchester next year. Conducted by Jeff Wayne, the most ambitious production yet will feature Liam Neeson in 3D holography, Jason Donovan, Westlife’s Brian McFadden, Les Miserables’ Carrie Hope Fletcher and remarkable special effects!
£43.50 - £65.00
Sat 6 December
Following this March’s Phones 4u Arena debut, ‘The Nation’s Favourite Tenor’ Alfie Boe returns to Manchester next December. Tickets for the Saturday 6 December 2014 show are on sale now. Following the phenomenal success of 2013’s Storyteller album and tour, Alfie will be showcasing tracks from his latest album Trust on next year’s tour, alongside hits from his classical albums Alfie and Bring Him Home.
£25.00 - £65.00
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