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Cumberland Street, York
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Dates for your diary

Forthcoming event listings diary for Grand Opera House York in York:

Halfway To Paradise - The Billy Fury Story

17 Apr 2017

A shy young boy from Liverpool is re‐christened Billy Fury and becomes one of Britains best loved rock stars. Now in its 16th year and still furiously rockin his own band Furys Tornados re‐live his timeless hits ‐ Last Night Was Made…

Dreamboats & Petticoats

18 - 22 Apr 2017

Dreamboats and Petticoats is a theatre production inspired by the critically and commercially successful three‐part album with the same name. The said album featured some of the biggest rock n roll hits from musics golden era and had served as Maurice Gran…

Mr Bloom's Nursery

24 Apr 2017

Bring your tiddlers along and join Mr Bloom and the Veggies on their first ever live tour. Mr Bloom and his Veggies are getting the Nursery ready for a very special occasion ‐ a member of the Royal family is paying them…

Some Guys Have All The Luck - The Rod Stewart Stor

25 Apr 2017

Some Guys Have All The Luck is a brand new theatrical production celebrating the career of one of rocks greatest icons Rod Stewart ‐ from street busker through to international superstarPaul Metcalfe delivers an authentic and charismatic performance assuming the persona of…

Yamato Drummers

28 Apr 2017

Following their hugely successful tour in 2015 the Yamato Drummers are back in the UK by popular demand. Their acclaimed performances of Japanese Taiko drumming and music have captivated audiences of over 6 million people in 53 countries across the globe.In a…

The Magic Of Motown

29 Apr 2017

Britains biggest smash‐hit spectacular embarks on its nationwide tour with an all‐new all‐star show: Featuring the music of the Four Tops Supremes Temptations Jackson 5 Isley Brothers Stevie Wonder Marvin Gaye Diana Ross Lionel Richie and many more Oozing the style…

The Searchers

30 Apr 2017

Formed in Liverpool in the late 1950s 'The Searchers' grew out of the 'Mersey beat' era and emerged into mainstream popularity alongside the likes of 'The Beatles' and 'Gerry and the Pacemakers'. They are known for hits such as 'Sugar and Spice'…

Aled Jones

11 May 2017

Welsh singer Aled Jones was born in 1970 and started his singing career aged 9 in Bangor Cathedral choir. Most famed for his cover version of Walking in the Air from Channel 4s The Snowman Aled has gone on to do …

Thank You For The Music

13 May 2017

The worlds favourite ABBA and Bee Gees concert show is coming to town with an all‐new sequin‐spangled production.Including a fabulous celebration of Robin Gibbs chart‐busting career enjoy the most authoritative spectacular ever: Mamma Mia Stayin Alive Dancing Queen Night Fever How Deep…

King of Pop - The Legend Continues

14 May 2017

This incredible production stars the worlds leading MJ tribute artist Navi who is joined by Michael Jacksons iconic guitarist ‐ Jennifer Batten.Jennifer was Michaels right‐hand woman on three sell‐out world tours. She was initially hand‐picked to play on the Bad Tour…

Joe Longthorne

15 May 2017

Currently residing in his adopted home of Blackpool Joe Longthorne is still a hugely popular and inspirational performer. Now watched by many on Royal Variety Performances he first rose to fame after his success on the show Search for a Star in…

Remembering Fred

17 May 2017

We are delighted to announce that Strictly Come Dancing stars Aljaz and Janette will be bringing Remembering Fred on tour.Get ready to step back in time and relive special moments from the career of dancing extraordinaire Fred Astaire. The Remembering Fred Tour…

Chas & Dave 2017

18 May 2017

Following on from the release of their brand new album Thats What Happens on Warner Brothers Records which reached the top 20 and their headlining performance at The Royal Variety Show 2013.Chas & Dave began writing and performing songs together in 1972…

Iconic The Show

19 May 2017

A full cast of incredible singers dancers and formidable band blast their way through some of the most recognisable music everDavid Bowie Tina Turner ACDC Prince Elvis and Paul McCartney to name a few of the legendary performers who have made the…

William Shakespeare's Long Lost First Play (abridg

20 May 2017

In a better‐late‐than‐never nod to the Bards 400th anniversary the bad boys of abridgement present this new play by the man himself as discovered in a Leicester car park The show mercifully abridged by the RSC from its full hundred hour running…

Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre - National Theatre /

22 - 27 May 2017

The National Theatre and Bristol Old Vic present this innovative re‐imagining of Charlotte Bronts masterpiece directed by Sally Cookson.Theatre at its most imaginative.Daily MailThis innovative re‐imagining of Charlotte Bronts masterpiece is a collaboration between the National Theatre and Bristol Old Vic and…

La Cage Aux Folles

30 May - 3 Jun 2017

Following a sell out West End and Broadway production Brighton Theatre Group present La Cage Aux Folles.With a heart touching tale of one familys struggle to stay together and ultimately stay fabulous and true to themselves La Cage Aux Folles is a…

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Grand Opera House York

7 - 10 Jun 2017

Created by Jonathan Rockefeller the critically acclaimed production of The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show will feature a menagerie of 75 enchanting puppets during a magical 60‐minute show that faithfully adapts four of Eric Carles best loved books for the stage: The Artist…

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

14 Jun 2017

Jimmy is gathering a selection of his very best jokes along with brand new material for the ultimate comedy show.A man who has devoted his life to crafting perfect jokes and has left a trail of laughter in his wake Jimmy Carrs…

Reginald D Hunter

15 Jun 2017

American stand‐up comedian Reginald D Hunter works mainly in the UK and originally began his time here studying at RADA for a career on the stage. It seems that his ability to make audiences laugh changed that career path after doing a…

One Night Of Queen

21 Jun 2017

One Night of Queen is the impressively accurate touring stage show tribute to Queen. Brian Mullen and the Works are behind the talent and since winning Stars In Their Eyes in 2000 Mullen has been recreating the Queen tours from the early…

Gypsy

28 Jun - 1 Jul 2017

Gypsy is based on the true life memoirs of legendary burlesque entertainer Gypsy Rose Lee it tells the tale of Momma Rose and her two daughters Baby June and Louise trekking across America in their family vaudeville act. But times are…

Let's Twist Again | Grand Opera House York

13 Jul 2017

A full company of critically acclaimed artistes and musicians deliver a show that combines great music fun and laughter with the greatest hits of Elvis Dusty Lulu The Beatles Sandie Shaw The Drifters Frankie Valli Cilla and more to ensure a brilliant…

Elkie Brooks

20 Jul 2017

Lancashire lass Elkie Brooks began her professional career as a singer at the age of 15. In the 1960s she supported The Beatles at their Christmas Show in London and her profile began to rise from this time. Loved for her…

The Johnny Cash Roadshow | Grand Opera House York

21 Jul 2017

The UKs No1 Tribute fronted by respected singersongwriter Clive John with The Spirit Band re‐create with astounding accuracy and truly capture the essence of what it was like to be at a real Cash show Featuring Amanda Stone as June Carter and…

Joe McElderry - Gloria | Grand Opera House York

9 Aug 2017

This not‐to‐be‐missed concert will see Joe joined live on stage by X Factors Lloyd Daniels and Any Dream Will Do runners up Keith Jack and Ben James‐Ellis who have all like Joe featured in the musical phenomenon Joseph and the Technicolor Dreamcoat.…

The Tiger Who Came To Tea | Grand Opera House York

11 - 13 Aug 2017

A musical play adapted and directed by David Wood based on the book by Judith Kerr direct from a smash‐hit West End season.Following a smash‐hit West End season the tea‐guzzling tiger is back on the road in this delightful family show; packed…

York Stage Musicals: Priscilla Queen of the Desert

8 - 16 Sep 2017

Based on the smash‐hit movie Priscilla Queen of the Desert: The Musical is the heart warming uplifting adventure of three friends Tick Bernadette and Adam a glamorous Sydney‐based performing trio who agree to take their show to the middle of the Australian…

Country Superstars | Grand Opera House York

21 Sep 2017

The show features 10 Superstars including Patsy Cline Billie Jo Spears Kenny Rogers Willie Nelson and John DenverGlen Campbell Tammy Wynette and Garth Brooks and Johnny Cash.Each artist not only looks and sounds like the Country Star they portray these performers transform…

An Evening Of Dirty Dancing | Grand Opera House Yo

22 Sep 2017

Now in its 7th record‐breaking year An Evening of Dirty Dancing: The Tribute Show is a 5 star homage to the greatest movie soundtrack of all time. The original concert celebration of the iconic music from the multi‐award winning soundtrack to Dirty…

Jackson Live

27 Sep 2017

Michael Jackson is not only remembered as one of the most influential artists of all time but many of todays artists have been inspired by his iconic style. His career spanned nearly five decades of music and he was continually at the…

The Dreamboys

28 Sep 2017

The Dreamboys are without a shadow of a doubt the UKs top male strip show perfect for a girls night out with all your friends. Their showcase is unquestionably the most famous male stripper act the UK has ever produced. With special…

A Judgement In Stone | Grand Opera House York

16 - 21 Oct 2017

Building on the phenomenal decade‐long success of The Agatha Christie Company Bill Kenwright presents a new production adapted from one of the most celebrated works of the writer often hailed as the successor to Agatha Christie. Eunice struggles to fit in. When…

John Mayall in Concert Grand Opera House York

31 Oct 2017

Regarded by many as blues most influential artist Johns band The Bluesbreakers launched the careers of many true legends including Eric Clapton Mick Fleetwood John McVie Peter Green and Mick Taylor.64 albums later and Johns captivating and authentic sound is still as…

The Chicago Blues Brother Back In Black | Grand Op

10 Nov 2017

The award‐winning spectacular is Europes biggest and best‐loved production of the Blues Brothers. The show is a high‐octane adrenaline‐pumping musical mash‐up that presents the best material from the original Blues Brothers movies and is jam‐packed full of songs by legends such as…

Psychic Sally: Kisses To Heaven | Grand Opera Hous

13 Nov 2017

Sallys live psychic show is completely spontaneous; each show is unique and Sally herself doesnt know what the message will be on the night. Sally has to trust spirit and the messages that they give her. During the show Sally will pick…

The Simon & Garfunkel Story Grand Opera House York

5 Dec 2017

Direct from its success in Londons West End a sold out UK tour and standing ovations at every performance The Simon & Garfunkel Story is back Using huge projection photos and original film footage this 50 Anniversary Celebration also features a full…

Mercury: The Ultimate Queen Tribute Band. Grand Op

7 Dec 2017

Winners of the National Tribute Awards 2013 Mercury have firmly established themselves as one of the worlds most authentic tributes to Queen. The show includes fantastic and authentic performances of the most popular Queen hits such as Bohemian Rhapsody Radio Ga Ga…


Other Local Events

Mr Bloom's Nursery

Mr Bloom's Nursery 24 Apr 2017

Bring your ‘tiddlers’ along and join Mr Bloom and the Veggies on their first ever live tour. Mr Bloom and his Veggies are getting the Nursery ready for a very special occasion - a member of the Royal family is paying them…