Music
The Sixties Invasion

The Sixties Invasion

A stunning must see show, features a sensational line-up of musicians, that deliver a show that exceeds expectation on every level.

Wed 24th Jul
Doors 7.00pm
Start 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Family
Tabby McTat

Tabby McTat

From the team behind Tiddler and Other Terrific Tales and Zog, Tabby McTat is a heart-warming tale of friendship and loyalty interwoven with original songs and a sprinkling of magic.

Thurs 25 Jul 19
Start 1.30pm + 4pm

Concert Hall
 
Exhibitions and Fairs
Dickinson’s Real Deal

Dickinson’s Real Deal

ITV’s Hit Antiques Show Presented by David Dickinson is looking for local people to cash in their antiques & valuables.

Sat 27th Jul
Start 8.00am
Concert Hall
 
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 2nd Aug to
Fri 6th Dec
Start 8.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
Stiff Little Fingers + Eddie and The Hotrods

Stiff Little Fingers + Eddie and The Hotrods

SLF make a welcome return to KGH. Over the years, their live shows continue to be special events of energy and power. Their studio albums demonstrate their passion and anger, each in its own way.

Fri 16th Aug
Doors 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Family
Elmer the Patchwork Elephant

Elmer the Patchwork Elephant

Based on the classic children’s book series by David McKee, that celebrate its 30th Birthday in 2019, Elmer the Patchwork Elephant Show, is a celebration of individuality and the power of laughter!

Mon 19th Aug
Doors 1.30pm
Start 2.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
Bye Bye Baby

Bye Bye Baby

The Jersey Boys are back!

Sat 14th Sep
Doors 7.00pm
Start 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Comedy
An Evening of Eric and Ern

An Evening of Eric and Ern

A brilliant homage crammed full of renditions of those famous comedy sketches that hits all the right notes!

Fri 20th Sep
Doors 6.45pm
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
Dave Johns

Dave Johns

This autumn Dave presents his all new stand up show ‘Byker to Baftas’.

Fri 20th Sep
Doors 7.30pm
Start 8.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
The Mersey Beatles

The Mersey Beatles

The world‘s best loved Liverpool born Beatles tribute The Mersey Beatles are touring the world in 2019 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Fab Four‘s iconic 1969 album Abbey Road

Sat 21st Sep
Doors 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Comedy
Rhod Gilbert

Rhod Gilbert

It has been a while, but the multi-award-winning Welsh comedian is back, with a brand new live show.  In a six-year break from stand-up, a lot has happened to Rhod.

Sun 22nd Sep
Start 8.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Spoken Word
Psychic Sally

Psychic Sally

Following her gripping appearance on Celebrity Big Brother, with a triumphant Sally reaching the final five, the nation’s favourite Psychic and forerunner in the Psychic world is back on tour with her all new show “10 Years and Counting”.

Wed 25th Sep
Doors 6.30pm
Start 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Other Events
Sounds Familiar

Sounds Familiar

Sounds Familiar Music Quiz is the biggest, best and most raucous music quiz in the UK, with sell-out events each week.

Fri 27th Sep
Doors 6.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Comedy
Russell Kane

Russell Kane

He’s back. The keenly-awaited brand new tour show is here. Packing more energy than a Duracell factory, Russell’ s RS Turbo laugh engine will motor through love, family and life.

Sun 29th Sep
Start 8.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Family
Stick Man

Stick Man

Touching, funny and utterly original, Freckle Productions’ delightful adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s STICK MAN is back!

Fri 04 Oct  – 1.30pm +4.30pm
Sat 05 Oct – 11am + 2pm

Concert Hall
 
Music
The Drifters

The Drifters

The Drifters are back on tour in the UK with a brand-new show performing their classic hits from the last six decades.

Thu 10th Oct
Doors 7.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
James Acaster

James Acaster

James Acaster is ‘One of comedy’s most original voices’ Evening Standard. His staggering three show ‘Trelogy’ (Recognise, Represent and Reset) played to packed houses around the country over three consecutive nights before culminating in a four part series for Netflix, Repertoire.

Fri 11th Oct
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
Jimmy Carr: Terribly Funny

Jimmy Carr: Terribly Funny

Jimmy’s brand new show contains jokes about all kinds of terrible things.

Sat 12th Oct 2019
and
Sun 20th Sept 2020

Concert Hall
 
Music
Rock for Heroes

Rock for Heroes

Are you ready to ROCK! Immerse yourself in the incredible new live music experience with Rock For Heroes.

Thu 17th Oct
Doors 7.00pm
Start 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Variety
Forbidden Nights

Forbidden Nights

Circus just got sexy with Forbidden Nights giving you an evening to remember with thrills, fantasy and forbidden thoughts at every turn!

Fri 18th Oct
Doors 6.45pm
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Dance
Snow White

Snow White

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

Wed 23rd Oct
Start 7.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Variety
Des O’Connor & Jimmy Tarbuck – LIVE

Des O’Connor & Jimmy Tarbuck – LIVE

Brought to you direct from the London Palladium, DES O’CONNOR joins JIMMY TARBUCK live on stage for this rare event!

Thu 24th Oct
Doors 7.00pm
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Classical Music and Opera
The Hallé

The Hallé

The Hallé open the 2019/20 Blackburn Classics Series with a romantic programme featuring Brahms’ masterpiece – Symphony No. 1.

Fri 25th Oct
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
Frank Skinner

Frank Skinner

An unmissable opportunity to see comic legend Frank Skinner perform brand new stand-up in an intimate space.

Sat 26th Oct
Start 8.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Spoken Word
David Gower: On the Front Foot

David Gower: On the Front Foot

Often described as one of the most stylish left-handed batsmen of all time, the blond-haired 80s bombshell promises to share his thoughts on this years Cricket World Cup and The Ashes, both of which are being battled out on home soil.

Wed 30th Oct
Start 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
Abbamania

Abbamania

You can dance, you can jive, having the time of your life. Celebrating Over 40 years of ABBA.

Sun 3rd Nov
Doors 7.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Spoken Word
Gordon Buchanan

Gordon Buchanan

Animal Families and Me promises a unique opportunity to hear personal recollections of his globetrotting travels, as Gordon Buchanan delves into his world of weird, wild and wonderful wildlife all illustrated with his own film footage and photography.

Tue 5th Nov
Start 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Comedy
Rob Beckett

Rob Beckett

Rob Beckett is back on tour with a brand new stand up show. It’s been a busy few years for the Mouth of the South and he’s coming to see you to fill you in and make you laugh.

Thu 7th Nov
Doors 7.00pm
Start 8.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
That Manchester Night

That Manchester Night

That Manchester Night feat..The Clone Roses, Oas-is, The Smiths Ltd, The Courtbetweeners & Clint Boon

Sat 9th Nov
Doors 6.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
Romesh Ranganathan

Romesh Ranganathan

Romesh is back with a brand new show ‘The Cynic’s Mixtape’, his most brutally honest show yet.

Sun 10th Nov and
Sun 24th Nov
Start 8.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
From The Jam

From The Jam

This autumn From the Jam will tour the UK celebrating the 40th Anniversary of The Jam’s 4th studio album ‘Setting Sons’.

Fri 15th Nov
Doors 7.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
Adam Ant

Adam Ant

For the first time, the pop icon, performs his landmark, solo album ‘Friend Or Foe’ live, in its entirety across the UK.

Sat 16th Nov
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
Lancashire Hotpots

Lancashire Hotpots

The undisputed kings of musical comedy The Lancashire Hotpots are back to bring you another non-stop night of madcap music and laughs!

Sat 23rd Nov
Doors 7.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Comedy
Ben Elton

Ben Elton

The Godfather of modern stand-up returns! Ben Elton is back on the road with an all new stand-up show. His new show promises to try and make sense of a world which appears to have gone stark raving mad.

Mon 25th Nov
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
Shed Seven

Shed Seven

Shed Seven have announced their biggest ever UK tour to date for November and December 2019

Tue 26th Nov
Doors 7.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
The Soul Convicts

The Soul Convicts

An invigorating fusion of brass, melodies and disco pop, these funk soul brothers and sisters from Lancashire are kicking up a mighty storm on the live circuit.

Fri 29th Nov
Doors 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Family
Cinderella

Cinderella

Don’t miss this year’s breath-taking family pantomime, Cinderella, brought to us once again by Stageworks Worldwide Productions.

Sun 8th Dec to
Tue 31st Dec
Start 1.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
Big Country

Big Country

Return to Steeltown 35th Anniversary Tour 1984-2019

Sat 14th Dec
Doors 7.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
Bad Manners

Bad Manners

Lip up Fatty! And join us for a skanking Christmas party with the larger than life Buster and co.

Fri 20th Dec
Doors 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Classical Music and Opera
BBC Philharmonic

BBC Philharmonic

BBC Philharmonic return to Blackburn under the baton of Korean conductor, Eun Sun Kim.

Fri 10th Jan
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Family
American Wrestling

American Wrestling

The world’s greatest family show returns to Britain’s best wrestling venue.

Sat 1st Feb
Doors 6.45pm
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
David Baddiel: Trolls Not the Dolls

David Baddiel: Trolls Not the Dolls

The follow up to his acclaimed shows Fame: Not The Musical, and My Family: Not The Sitcom

Thu 13th Feb
Start 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
Luther: the Legend Lives On

Luther: the Legend Lives On

The World’s premier show in celebration of ‘The Velvet Voice’ experience all the hits from his amazing career, culminating over 40 million album sales.

Sat 15th Feb
Doors 6.45pm
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Classical Music and Opera
Aida

Aida

The Russian State Opera presents its premiere of Aida; a timeless and emotional opera with breath-taking melodies. Featuring an impressive cast and accompanied by a live Orchestra numbering over 30 musicians.

Fri 21st Feb
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Classical Music and Opera
The Hallé – Beethoven 250th Celebration

The Hallé – Beethoven 250th Celebration

The Hallé present a programme of Beethoven to celebrate the 250th Anniversary of the composer’s birth.

Fri 13th Mar
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
The Blockheads

The Blockheads

Formed in 1977 to promote Ian Durys’ album ‘New Boots and Panties’ on the first Stiff Records tour of the U.K. Chaz Jankel, Norman Watt-Roy, Charlie Charles, John Turnbull and Mick Gallagher became known as ‘The Blockheads’

Sat 21st Mar
Doors 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Comedy
Dave Spikey

Dave Spikey

Funny things happen all the time. Normal events don’t catch the eye but Dave’s special radar instinctively draws him to the small out-of-the-ordinary events and conversations that wash over most of us and pass us by.

Fri 27th Mar
Start 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
Supreme Queen

Supreme Queen

Closely following the ethos of the original band, Supreme Queen have always strived to create the Original Queen Live Experience.

Sat 11th Apr
Doors 7.00pm
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Classical Music and Opera
Manchester Camerata

Manchester Camerata

Manchester Camerata and its co-Leader, Katie Stillman, take to the stage in a diverse programme of chamber music.

Fri 24th Apr
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Classical Music and Opera
The Hallé – Best of British Cinema

The Hallé – Best of British Cinema

Stephen Bell, the Hallé Pops Associate Conductor, will guide us through a festival of British film favourites, with scores packed full of drama, excitement and comedy.

Sun 28th Jun
Start 3.00pm
Concert Hall