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.
|Sunday 3rd October 2021 7:30 pm||AJ and Curtis' Big Night Out|
|Monday 4th October 2021 8:00 pm||Shagged, Married, Annoyed with Chris & Rosie Ramsey|
|Sunday 24th October 2021 7:00 pm||Gemma Collins|
|Sunday 31st October 2021 7:00 pm||Richard Thompson|
|Saturday 6th November 2021 8:00 pm||No Such Thing As A Fish|
|Monday 22nd November 2021 8:00 pm||Shagged, Married, Annoyed with Chris & Rosie Ramsey|
|Tuesday 30th November 2021 8:00 pm||Alan Carr - Regional Trinket|
|Wednesday 1st December 2021 8:00 pm||Alan Carr - Regional Trinket|
|Saturday 8th January 2022 7:30 pm||Nina Conti - the Dating Show|
|Sunday 30th January 2022 8:00 pm||Ross Noble: Humournoid|
|Saturday 12th February 2022 7:00 pm||RuPaul's Drag Race UK: Series 2 Tour|
|Sunday 6th March 2022 7:30 pm||Hannah Gadsby - Body of Work|
|Wednesday 6th April 2022 7:30 pm||Johannes Radebe: Freedom|
|Thursday 7th April 2022 7:30 pm||Puccini Tosca - an Ellen Kent Production|
|Friday 8th April 2022 7:30 pm||Bizet Carmen - an Ellen Kent Production|
|Saturday 9th April 2022 7:30 pm||Puccini Madama Butterfly - an Ellen Kent Production|
|Sunday 10th April 2022 6:30 pm||Champions of Magic|
|Sunday 17th April 2022 7:00 pm||RuPaul's Drag Race UK: Series 2 Tour|
|Thursday 28th April 2022 7:30 pm||Chris Ramsey - 20/20|
|Thursday 5th May 2022 6:30 pm||Diversity - Connected 2022|
|Friday 6th May 2022 6:30 pm||Diversity - Connected 2022|
|Saturday 7th May 2022 1:30 pm||Diversity - Connected 2022|
|Saturday 7th May 2022 6:30 pm||Diversity - Connected 2022|
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 0333 009 6690. 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 one and a half 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).
The theatre is owned and managed by the Ambassador Theatre Group (ATG). Their other venues in North West England are the Palace Theatre and Liverpool Empire Theatre.