Liverpool Empire Theatre

The Liverpool Empire Theatre is one of the city’s major entertainment venues. It offers a packed programme of all types of performances, including musicals, comedy shows, concerts, operas, and pantomime.

With more than 2,300 seats it is the biggest two-tier theatre in the United Kingdom. Since opening in 1925 it has hosted some of the most famous names in show business. Acts appearing here have included Frank Sinatra, Bing Crosby, Julie Andrews, and The Beatles.

The theatre is situated on Lime Street in Liverpool city centre (postcode L1 1JE), opposite St George’s Hall and the Walker Art Gallery. Liverpool Lime Street train station is right next to the theatre. Liverpool Central is also nearby.

Places to park within easy walking distance include the car park at the St Johns Shopping Centre and the NCP Liverpool Moorfields multi-storey.

The theatre is owned and managed by the Ambassador Theatre Group. Their other venues in North West England are the Southport Theatre and Convention Centre, Opera House Manchester, and Palace Theatre Manchester.

Events - What's On - Liverpool Empire Theatre

A selection of upcoming shows and events at Liverpool Empire Theatre are listed below. Tickets can be purchased here.

DateEvent
Friday 17th May 2024 8:00 pmRhod Gilbert & the Giant Grapefruit
Saturday 18th May 2024 8:00 pmRhod Gilbert & the Giant Grapefruit
Monday 10th June 2024 7:00 pmDisney's Sound of Magic
Monday 9th September 2024 7:00 pmDavid Essex
Monday 4th November 2024 7:00 pmThe Australian Pink Floyd
Tuesday 5th November 2024 7:00 pmJohn Bishop - BACK AT IT
Wednesday 6th November 2024 7:00 pmAnt Middleton
Saturday 9th November 2024 7:00 pmChampagne For Lulu
Friday 29th November 2024 8:00 pmMo Gilligan: In The Moment World Tour
Saturday 30th November 2024 7:30 pmThe Holiday: the Film with Live Orchestra
Wednesday 29th January 2025 7:30 pmGreg Davies - Full Fat Legend
Thursday 30th January 2025 7:30 pmGreg Davies - Full Fat Legend
Friday 31st January 2025 7:30 pmGreg Davies - Full Fat Legend
Saturday 1st February 2025 7:30 pmGreg Davies - Full Fat Legend
Sunday 2nd February 2025 8:00 pmKatherine Ryan - Battleaxe
Friday 29th August 2025 7:30 pmRiverdance 30 - The New Generation
Saturday 30th August 2025 2:30 pmRiverdance 30 - The New Generation
Saturday 30th August 2025 7:30 pmRiverdance 30 - The New Generation
Sunday 31st August 2025 2:30 pmRiverdance 30 - The New Generation
Sunday 31st August 2025 7:30 pmRiverdance 30 - The New Generation
Monday 1st September 2025 7:30 pmRiverdance 30 - The New Generation
Tuesday 2nd September 2025 7:30 pmRiverdance 30 - The New Generation

More events may be listed on the official Liverpool Empire Theatre website (see the information section at the end of this page).

Nearby Attractions

Tourist attractions and things to do near Liverpool Empire Theatre include:

Nearby Cinemas

Cinemas near Liverpool Empire Theatre include:

Nearby Shopping

Places to shop near Liverpool Empire Theatre include:

  • Liverpool ONE (0.6 miles) - Shopping and leisure development in Liverpool city centre.

Nearby Hotels

Hotels near Liverpool Empire Theatre include:

  • The Liner at Liverpool (0.1 miles)
  • Holiday Inn Liverpool City Centre (0.2 miles)
  • Liverpool Marriott Hotel City Centre (0.2 miles)
  • The Vines (The Big House) (0.2 miles)
  • Central Station Hotel Liverpool (0.3 miles)
  • Brownlows Inn (0.3 miles)
  • Print Works Hotel (0.3 miles)
  • The Sir Thomas Hotel (0.3 miles)
  • The Richmond Apart-Hotel (0.3 miles)
  • DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel & Spa Liverpool (0.4 miles)
  • Hanover Hotel & McCartney's Bar (0.4 miles)
  • 3 Rodney Street (0.4 miles)
  • Seel Street Hotel by EPIC (0.5 miles)
  • Hallmark Inn Liverpool (0.5 miles)
  • Hard Days Night Hotel (0.5 miles)
  • Novotel Liverpool Centre (0.5 miles)
  • The Z Hotel Liverpool (0.5 miles)
  • Aloft Liverpool By Marriott (0.5 miles)
  • The Works Apartments Liverpool (0.5 miles)
  • Lock and Key (0.5 miles)
  • PodZzz@Parr Street (0.5 miles)
  • Parr Street Hotel (0.5 miles)
  • Tune Hotel Liverpool (0.5 miles)
  • Cocoon @ International Inn (0.5 miles)
  • 62 Castle St - Exclusive Hotel (0.6 miles)
  • Heywood House Hotel (0.6 miles)
  • Hotel 46 (0.6 miles)
  • Innkeeper's Collection, All Bar One, Liverpool City Centre (0.6 miles)

Nearby Train Stations

Train stations near Liverpool Empire Theatre include:

Map

Map showing location of Liverpool Empire Theatre.

Map showing location of Liverpool Empire Theatre

Details

Liverpool Empire Theatre

Address and postcode
Lime Street
Liverpool
Merseyside
United Kingdom
L1 1JE

Visit Liverpool Empire Theatre Website

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