Movie Musicals in Manchester

Did you know that Manchester has the most theatre seats per person outside of London. We have a creative industry put together by artistic and hard working people who've put together and worked hard on for a long time, the theatre scene in Manchester has been created by people who truly love it and have put effort into it over the years and right now is the perfect time to experience it. Now we're always a little ahead of the trends which is movies as musicals and here are some of our favourites coming to a theatre near you...

Sister Act
29/8/16- 03/09/16

Deloris Van Cartier witnesses her boyfriend commit a murder and she's put in witness protection in the one place she won't be found - a convent! Disguised as a nun, she finds herself uncomfortable the unflinching life of a nun and the Mother Superior. Using disco and singing talent to inspire the choir Deloris breaths new life into the church and community but in the same way puts herself in the spotlight.

Dirty Dancing
10/10/16- 14/10/16

Now this is a way to definitely have a time of your life sorry we had to do it this touring production of the musical. The tour features some of the classic songs from the movie as well as some well placed eighties additions. Featuring Katie Harland and Lewis Griffiths in the titular role this is a great night out for the girls.

Billy Elliot
29/11/16- 26/1/17

The famous northern movie depicting one boys love of for ballet in an industrial mining town in the mist of the mining strikes. With music by Elton John this musical is on for three months giving you plenty of time to witness this spectacular for yourself and remind yourself what dedication and passion for the arts can inspire.

The Commitments
27/3/17 – 8/4/17

Jimmy Rabbitte (Robert Arkins), a self-proclaimed promoter, decides to organize an R&B group to fill the musical void in his hometown of Dublin, Ireland. The band comes together but ends up consisting entirely of white musicians who have little experience with the genre.

By Katie Beech   -   20-06-2016

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