Family

Dick Whittington

Stageworks Worldwide Productions return to King George’s Hall this December for their take on the classic tale – Dick Whittington

Thu 8th Dec to
Sat 31st Dec
Start 10.00am
Concert Hall
 
Family
Mister Maker & the Shapes Live!

Mister Maker & the Shapes Live!

Come and join your ultimate arts and craft hero Mister Maker, for his first ever live theatre tour!

Wed 1st Jun
Start 1.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
Public Image Ltd

Public Image Ltd

Following on from highly successful 2015 dates in UK, Europe and North America John Rotten Lydon’s Public Image Ltd (PiL) are pleased to announce a further UK/Europe summer tour!

Thu 2nd Jun
Doors 7.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Comedy
George’s Comedy Club

George’s Comedy Club

George’s Comedy Club runs on the first Friday of every month! Book early – it always sells out!!!

Fri 3rd Jun to
Fri 2nd Dec
Start 8.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Other Events
Festival of Voice

Festival of Voice

Festival of Voice is a collaboration of local choirs.

Thu 16th Jun
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Family
LAST CHOIR SINGING

LAST CHOIR SINGING

Come and watch our Lancashire children sing their hearts out in the County Final of the ‘Last Choir Singing’ competition!

Fri 17th Jun
Start 6.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Classical
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

John Williams: Celebrating the Music of a Hollywood Legend

Sun 19th Jun
Start 3.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Regular Events
Afternoon Variety Show

Afternoon Variety Show

FREE tea/coffee & biscuits at interval included in ticket price!

Wed 22nd Jun to
Wed 19th Oct
Start 2.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Other Events
Professor Robert Winston

Professor Robert Winston

Professor, medical doctor, scientist, television presenter and politician Robert Winston will be joining us to talk through some of the most exciting experiments and facts regarding genes

Mon 27th Jun
Start 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
Talon – The Best of Eagles

Talon – The Best of Eagles

In 2016 Talon presents a brand-new production of their award winning ‘Best of Eagles’.

Sat 9th Jul
Start 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Other Events
Showtime 2016

Showtime 2016

A fun filled variety show for all the family featuring dancers aged 2 to adults!

Sun 17th Jul
Start 1.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Club Nights
Chairmen of the Board

Chairmen of the Board

2 room Soul Night Out celebrating Wigan Casino’s 43rd Anniversary with top live band Chairmen of the Board.

 

Sat 24th Sep
Start 9.00pm
Concert Hall and Blakey's
 
Music
Kate Rusby

Kate Rusby

Of all the stars in Folk Music’s wondrous firmament few shine as brightly as Yorkshire’s Kate Rusby.

Fri 30th Sep
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
Big Country

Big Country

Legendary Scottish band call into Blackburn as part of their 2016 UK Tour.

Sat 8th Oct
Doors 7.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Other Events
Puppetry of the Penis

Puppetry of the Penis

Puppetry Of The Penis is the perfect show for all occasions. Break the ice on that all important first date, thrill your friends with a birthday to remember, celebrate your divorce with a bang, and of course, this is the perfect Hen party show!

Sat 15th Oct
Start 8.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Other Events
Brian Cox Live

Brian Cox Live

Physicist, TV Presenter and Author. Brian Cox is perhaps the world’s foremost communicator of all things scientific

Wed 19th Oct
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
Chantel Mcgregor

Chantel Mcgregor

After four years of touring and festival appearances, Chantel returns with a vengeance with ten new songs that not only salutes contemporary rock, but shows her gradual transition from conventional Blues to a harder, bigger and bolder rock sound with progressive influences.

Fri 21st Oct
Doors 7.30pm
Blakeys Café Bar
 
Comedy
Nina Conti

Nina Conti

Strap into the mask as Nina, Monkey and a bag of tricks improvise their way through an adventure of hilarious witchery. No two shows are ever the same!

Sat 22nd Oct
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Other Events
Psychic Sally – Call Me Psychic

Psychic Sally – Call Me Psychic

The nations favourite psychic, Sally Morgan is back and better than ever with her brand new and most jaw-dropping show yet – ‘Call Me Psychic’.

Wed 26th Oct
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
The Meteors

The Meteors

The Meteors started thirty-five years ago as a reaction against the soft rockabilly that was popular at that time and they have now evolved to become the acknowledged “Kings of Psychobilly”

Fri 28th Oct
Doors 7.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
UB40 – Getting Over The Storm

UB40 – Getting Over The Storm

Birmingham based reggae band UB40 make their Blackburn debut in their much anticipated UK tour.

 

 

Sat 29th Oct
Doors 7.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Opera and Dance
Snow White

Snow White

Join Vienna Festival Ballet on a magical journey with their unmissable production of Snow White. 

Tue 1st Nov
Start 7.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
Jimmy Carr

Jimmy Carr

Jimmy Carr: The Best Of, Ultimate, Gold, Greatest Hits Tour

Sat 5th Nov
Start 8.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Other Events
Ned Boulting’s Bikeology

Ned Boulting’s Bikeology

Journalist, television presenter and best-selling author Ned Boulting presents for the first time an honest, self-effacing ride through the world of Bikeology.

Thu 10th Nov
Doors 7.00pm
Start 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
Bay City Rollers

Bay City Rollers

The ‘ROLLERMANIA 2016 promises to be a unique voyage back to the 1970s, when Les and The Bay City Rollers’ music became the soundtrack for a generation of teenagers.

Sat 12th Nov
Doors 6.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
Absolute Bowie

Absolute Bowie

Celebrating the life and music of David Bowie.

Fri 18th Nov
Doors 7.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Comedy
Ross Noble

Ross Noble

Everybody’s favourite randomist is back.  As always Ross has lots of stuff backing up in his head and it’s time to let it all out.  Famed for his super quick freewheeling style and highly imaginative flights of fancy, a Ross Noble show is always an unmissable event

Fri 18th Nov
Start 8.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
Sean Lock – Keep It Light

Sean Lock – Keep It Light

Every three years the comedian Sean Lock writes and tours a new stand-up show. Well he’s only gone and done it again! What’s he like? Come and see what he’s blithering on about this time.

Sat 19th Nov
Start 8.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
The Lancashire Hotpots

The Lancashire Hotpots

Get ready to swap your ‘Royale With Cheese’ for a Chippy Tea and strap yourself in for a night of good time singalonga fun with Bernard and the gang.

Sat 26th Nov
Doors 7.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
True Order

True Order

True Order are Europe’s only tribute to seminal electronic pop music pioneers New Order.

Sat 3rd Dec
Start 8.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Family
American Wrestling

American Wrestling

A Great family night out.

Sat 4th Feb
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall