Family

Beauty and the Beast

Stageworks Worldwide Productions will return to King George’s Hall for their take on the classic tale – Beauty and the Beast.

Sun 10th Dec to
Sun 31st Dec
Start 1.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
The Darkness

The Darkness

The Darkness will once again be showcasing their trademark mix of relentless rifferama, effortless haute couture, ridiculously loud noises and bright things that flash on and off when they play their first Blackburn show this Autumn.

Sat 25th Nov
Doors 7.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
Justin Moorhouse **CANCELLED**

Justin Moorhouse **CANCELLED**

A little slimmer but still as “belly laugh funny” (Manchester Evening News), everyone’s favourite northern charmer Justin Moorhouse is back on the road and better than ever

Sun 26th Nov
Start 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
So Percussion

So Percussion

Brooklyn-based contemporary percussion group Sō Percussion present an audio-visual exploration of the social history of British coal mining in From Out a Darker Sea.

Thu 30th Nov
Start 7.00pm
Holy Trinity Church
 
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 1st Dec to
Fri 2nd Mar
Start 8.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
Shed Seven

Shed Seven

Shed Seven have announced news of their first studio album in 16 years alongside their biggest ever UK tour.

Mon 4th Dec
Doors 7.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
Atomic Blondie

Atomic Blondie

Cardiff based Atomic Blondie, formed in 2006 are the UK’s leading Blondie tribute band.

Fri 8th Dec
Doors 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
Electro 80’s

Electro 80’s

Electro 80’s (Also Known As: E80) are a 1980’s Electronica Tribute band from the North West of England.

Fri 15th Dec
Doors 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
George Michael Legacy

George Michael Legacy

Featuring international George Michael tribute Wayne Dilks and his 8 piece band. A musical journey of 35 years of hit records, from Wham to his solo career

Sat 16th Dec
Start 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Regular Events
Afternoon Variety Show

Afternoon Variety Show

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

Wed 20th Dec
Start 2.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
The Soul Convicts

The Soul Convicts

Fresh from their support slot with Madness, come and party with the slickest Soul and funk band around and party into Christmas.

Fri 22nd Dec
Doors 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
Slade UK

Slade UK

Since arriving on the tribute scene Slade UK have left fans open mouthed with the accuracy of their show.

Sat 23rd Dec
Doors 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Classical
The Hallé

The Hallé

For the Hallé, early January means it’s time to visit Vienna, or rather to bring Viennese favourites to England’s North-West!

Fri 12th Jan
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
Jason Manford – Muddle Class

Jason Manford – Muddle Class

‘Muddle Class’ promises to feature a wealth of new material about Jason growing up ‘working class’ then finding, over the years, that part of him has become ‘middle class’ – causing much confusion!

Fri 26th Jan and
Thu 14th Jun
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
Front Men of Rock – Boston and Toto

Front Men of Rock – Boston and Toto

DIRECT FROM USA –
THE LEGENDARY FRONT MEN OF BOSTON AND TOTO

Thu 1st Feb
Doors 7.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Family
American Wrestling

American Wrestling

A Great family night out.

Sat 3rd Feb
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
The Rainband

The Rainband

The Rainband are no strangers to the music industry with high praise and plaudits from Paolo Nutini and both Liam and Noel Gallagher.

Fri 16th Feb
Doors 7.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Classical
Manchester Camerata

Manchester Camerata

Manchester Camerata return to the series with Mendelssohn’s impression of Scotland and Tine Thing Helseth plays two favourites of the trumpet repertoire: by Hummel and Haydn.

Fri 2nd Mar
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
Anarchy Night

Anarchy Night

Relive the famous 1976 Anarchy Tour that very nearly didn’t happen!

Sat 17th Mar
Doors 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Comedy
Bill Bailey

Bill Bailey

Larks in Transit is a compendium of travelers’ tales and the general shenanigans of twenty years as a travelling comedian. With musical virtuosity, surreal tangents and trademark intelligence, Bill Bailey tackles politics, philosophy and the pursuit of happiness.

Mon 19th Mar and
Tue 20th Mar
Start 8.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
Russell Brand * 2018 Show*

Russell Brand * 2018 Show*

Following a series of sold-out preview shows in November and December 2016, Russell Brand announces a new stand-up tour of UK and Ireland.

Thu 5th Apr
Start 8.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
Milton Jones

Milton Jones

Milton Jones is Out There. No, really out there and this time he hasn’t just forgotten his keys. He’s holding up the mirror of truth to society, and he can see right through it, which means its probably just a window.

Sat 14th Apr
Start 8.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Opera and Dance
Swan Lake

Swan Lake

One of the best known love stories, performed by the ever popular Vienna Festival Ballet

Wed 18th Apr
Doors 6.15pm
Start 7.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
Tez Ilyas

Tez Ilyas

Armed with his trademark cheek and uncompromising approach, Tez presents his slick, smart and typically subversive new stand-up show.

Fri 20th Apr
Start 8.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Classical
The Hallé

The Hallé

Jonathon Heyward, winner of the prestigious Besançon Competition in 2015, and Assistant Conductor at the Hallé, makes his Blackburn debut with three cornerstones of the classical repertoire.

Fri 11th May
Start 7.30pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
Daliso Chaponda

Daliso Chaponda

Britain’s Got Talent and Amanda Holden’s golden buzzer act comedian Daliso Chaponda has announced his debut stand up tour for 2018 entitled ‘What The African Said…’.

Thu 7th Jun
Start 8.00pm
Windsor Suite
 
Comedy
Sarah Millican – Control Enthusiast

Sarah Millican – Control Enthusiast

Sarah Millican is not a control freak, she’s a control enthusiast. She even controls her own insults, see?
Do you arrange the nights out? Are you in charge of passports on holiday? Then so are you!

Sat 16th Jun and
Sun 17th Jun
Start 8.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
The Westenders

The Westenders

Delivered with style and panache, this exceptional cast accompanied on stage by their fantastic band, perform a huge selection of your favorite songs from the World’s Greatest Musicals.

Fri 22nd Jun
Doors 7.30pm
Windsor Suite
 
Music
Chas & Dave

Chas & Dave

The Rockney Legends return in 2018!

Sat 23rd Jun
Start 7.45pm
Concert Hall
 
Music
Jools Holland & his Rhythm & Blues Orchestra

Jools Holland & his Rhythm & Blues Orchestra

A welcome return for one of our personal 2017 highlight shows here at King George’s Hall. We are delighted to welcome back Jools and his Orchestra as part of his 2018 tour.

Sat 14th Jul
Doors 7.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Club Nights
Wigan Casino 45th – Soul All Nighter

Wigan Casino 45th – Soul All Nighter

Soul All Nighter – 3 room celebration

Sat 22nd Sep
Start 9.00pm
Concert Hall, Windsor & Blakeys
 
Music
The Three Degrees

The Three Degrees

The Three Degrees are well known for their soulful voices, beautiful gowns, and fabulous stage shows.

Thu 18th Oct
Doors 7.00pm
Concert Hall
 
Comedy
Joe Lycett

Joe Lycett

Pop in and see Joe Lycett on his brand new stand-up tour, where he’ll be sharing jokes, paintings and some of the pathetic internet trolling he’s been up to recently.

Thu 1st Nov
Start 8.00pm
Concert Hall