The Opera House Manchester opened in 1912 and is the sister venue of the Palace Theatre. West End shows, musicals and pantomimes make up the bulk of the entertainment here.
The venue can seat 1915 theatregoers. A detailed seating plan can be downloaded from the official website. Facilities include several public bars, confectionary kiosks, and a cloakroom.
Events - What's On - Opera House, Manchester
A selection of upcoming shows and events at Opera House, Manchester are listed below. Tickets can be purchased here.
|Saturday 22nd September 2018 7:00 pm||Biffy Clyro|
|Wednesday 3rd October 2018 7:00 pm||Level 42|
|Thursday 11th October 2018 7:30 pm||James Martin|
|Saturday 13th October 2018 7:00 pm||Tony Hadley|
|Sunday 21st October 2018 7:00 pm||Joan Shelley|
|Sunday 4th November 2018 7:00 pm||The Proclaimers|
|Thursday 8th November 2018 8:00 pm||Dylan Moran|
|Tuesday 2nd April 2019 7:30 pm||Julian Clary|
|Wednesday 3rd April 2019 8:00 pm||Rhod Gilbert|
More events may be listed on the official Opera House Manchester website (see the information section at the end of this page).
Telephone bookings can be made by calling 0844 871 3018. Tickets can also be purchased online at the official Opera House Manchester website (see information box at the end of this page) or in person at the box office.
The box office is located in the foyer but has limited opening hours. It only opens performance days two hours before the show begins. However tickets can be also purchased from the Palace Theatre box office on Oxford Street.
The Opera House is situated on Quay Street (postcode M3 3HP) in the Spinningfields area of Manchester. Car parking options nearby include the NCP Spinningfields car park (multi-storey, 680 spaces, New Quay Street, postcode M3 3BE) and the NCP Great Northern Warehouse car park (multi-storey, 1400 spaces, Watson Street, postcode M3 4EE).
Hotels near the Opera House Manchester include the Hilton Manchester Deansgate, Radisson Edwardian, and Great John Street.
Nearby attractions and places of interest include the Great Northern, All Star Lanes, the John Rylands Library, House of Fraser, the People’s History Museum, and MOSI.
The theatre is owned and managed by the Ambassador Theatre Group (ATG). Their other venues in North West England are the Palace Theatre, Liverpool Empire Theatre, and the Southport Theatre and Convention Centre.
Map showing location of Opera House Manchester.
Opera House Manchester
Address and postcode