John Moores Painting Prize 2020 jury revealed
January 23, 2020
Epic comedy at the Epstein Theatre this spring
January 21, 2020
Review: Once at Liverpool Empire ****
John Evans on his road to Colomendy at Royal Court...
January 18, 2020
dot-art celebrates the digital in new exhibition
January 17, 2020
All aboard for Liverpool's new maritime attrac...
January 16, 2020
By The Waters of Liverpool embarks on national tou...
Artists invited to bid for a place on Liverpool Pl...
January 13, 2020
Peter Pan to make mischief at Chester Storyhouse
January 10, 2020
Review: Sound the Trumpet at RLPO ****1/2
December 18, 2019
The sounds and stories of Julian Fellowes hit show Downton Abbey will be brought to life on stage at the Philharmonic Hall in 2020.
Phyllis Logan, who played Mrs Hughes in both the TV series and recent film, will act as presenter at the concert on July 2.
Downton Abbey -...
December 15, 2019
Joy to the world!
And while there’s been precious little festive cheer around this year, there was plenty of seasonal bonhomie at the Philharmonic Hall’s opening Spirit of Christmas concert.
“This is the start of Christmas,” I heard one audience member tell another, whil...
December 2, 2019
A special Sgt Pepper celebration is being staged in Liverpool this Christmas.
The unique and atmospheric immersive experience is a collaboration between Tate Liverpool and National Museums Liverpool and is taking place inside the Dr Martin Luther King Jr building on the...
December 1, 2019
Rapper Stormzy is set to bring his H.I.T.H. world tour to Liverpool in 2020 – and tickets go on sale this week.
The multi award-winning 26-year-old will play the M&S Bank Arena on September 13 as part of a 55-date tour which takes in Europe, Asia, North America, Austral...
November 24, 2019
Half a century after he released his debut album, Sir Elton Hercules John is having a moment – driven by the success of flamboyant big screen biopic Rocket Man and an imminent ‘farewell’ tour.
And Rocket Man the song was one of 22 numbers featured in this buoyant celebr...
November 21, 2019
It’s been a long time – 40 years to be exact – since Glyndebourne last performed live opera in Liverpool.
So this three-day visit to the Empire as part of a UK tour is a welcome return to the city stage, and part of a wider coordinated plan to present more performances...
November 15, 2019
An evening at the Philharmonic Hall generally involves a good spread of musical morsels to satisfy the audience’s appetite.
The menu for this inclement Thursday in Hope Street was more a musical sandwich than a full banquet – Shostakovich proving a pared down filling be...
November 6, 2019
A plaque celebrating Liverpool and Memphis’s relationship as musical Rock ‘n’ Soul Mates has been unveiled in Mathew Street.
Liverpool Mayor Joe Anderson and Kevin Kane, president of Memphis Tourism, officially unveiled the latest link between the two cities.
November 1, 2019
Norwegian 80s popsters A-ha are coming to Liverpool with their Hunting High and Low tour.
But fans of the band will have to wait a year to see them at the M&S Bank Arena with the trio announcing a date in November 2020.
Tickets for the show go on sale next Friday, Novemb...
October 25, 2019
Motown legend Diana Ross is coming to Liverpool as part of her new UK tour.
She will bring the Diamond Diana Top of the World Tour to the M&S Bank Arena on July 1 next year.
Tickets cost from £73.15 to £166.50.
The superstar singer is promising an evening of ‘music, memor...