What's On Guide - St George's Hall

From behind the scenes tours to concerts, festivals and fetes and much more, there is something for everyone this season at St George's Hall. The Concert Room with it's gold leaf, mirrors and huge chandelier: Charles Dickens described as 'the most perfect room in the world'. We also have a range of activities provided by our Heritage Centre including tours, talks and exhibitions in our recently opened Basement Galleries.

Don't miss out, view our new What's on guide July to September 2016. Keep up to date with all our events on Twitter, Facebook and Instragram.

Forthcoming Events

July 2016

The Somme and Beyond - A tribute in music

Friday 1st July 2016

The evening will pay a special tribute to all those who fought and tragically lost their lives at the Battle of the Somme and there will be a programme of music including uplifting war time songs from the era and poignant readings all culminating in a rousing Proms style finale.

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Where There’s A Will - Romeo & Juliet

Saturday 2nd - Sunday 3rd July 2016

A season of classic Shakespeare plays will take place at St George’s Hall Liverpool to mark the 400th Anniversary of the Bard’s death.

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Brazilica - Joao Marcos Rosa exhibition

Tuesday 12th - Monday 18th July

Joao Marcos Rosa the multi awarding winning photographer produces an incredible show featuring the most elusive species in Brazil.

Free

Organ Recital

Tuesday 19th July 2016

Professor Ian Tracey organist to the city of Liverpool continues his hugely popular lunchtime recital series on the magnificent Willis organ.

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The New Adventures of Captain Pool

Saturday 23rd July - Monday 29th August 2016

This maritime themed adventure will take place throughout the summer holidays and each week we will introduce new exciting adventures, craft activities, songs and games, making this a real sailors summer at St George's Hall!

Family friendly

The Pies

Saturday 23rd July

You have seen the signs, but who are The Pies? Famous for their graffiti campaigns, The Pies are now releasing their first album with the album launch happening here at St George’s Hall!

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The Story of Skiffle

Thursday 28th July - Saturday 30th July

A dramatised presentation of the greatest teenage craze to sweep this country is to be presented in the city where it all started, the city of music - Liverpool.

Liverpool Pride

Saturday 30th July - Sunday 31st July

St George’s Quarter, the thriving cultural sector of the city centre will be transformed into a colourful festival site bursting with activities over the two days. There will be live music and entertainment, food and drink zones, community and education zones, a market place and family activities and speakers.

Family friendly

August 2016

Where There’s A Will - Much Ado About Nothing

Wednesday 3rd August - Friday 5th August 2016

A season of classic Shakespeare plays will take place at St George’s Hall Liverpool to mark the 400th Anniversary of the Bard’s death.

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Johnny Kennedy sings Shakespeare

Monday 22nd August

In ‘Johnny Kennedy Sings Shakespeare’ he sings songs from the plays and talks about the Bard in an engaging and amusing way. He has given this Shakespeare concert in various UK venues and it was particularly successful at Holy Trinity, Stratford-on-Avon, where Shakespeare is buried.

Music

September 2016

Chas & Dave: The full story live

Saturday 3rd September 2016

Chas & Dave are still selling out all over the UK following on from their hit album That’s What Happens on Warner Brothers Records.

Music

Organ Recital

Tuesday 6th September 2016

Professor Ian Tracey organist to the city of Liverpool continues his hugely popular lunchtime recital series on the magnificent Willis organ.

Music

An Audience With Manuel Cuevas

Saturday 10th September

To celebrate the opening of Musical Threads - From Mariachi to Mersey Beat and Back on September 10, the man himself, Manuel Cuevas, will travel from his home in Nashville, Tennessee, to take part in an exclusive, once-in-a-lifetime audience with event inside the beautiful St George’s Hall concert room. Hosted by fellow designer, and self-proclaimed Manuel fan, Wayne Hemingway MBE, An audience with Manuel Cuevas will give guests a unique insight into the life and career of this extraordinary talent.

Suitable for all visitors

Mind, Body and Soul exhibition

Saturday 10th September - Sunday 11th September

New Age Events present the Mind, Body and Soul exhibition. A spiritual weekend featuring, exhibitor’s, workshops and demonstrations.

Musical Threads

Saturday September 10th - Sunday 16th October

An exciting new exhibition celebrating the Mexican man who clothed some of the most iconic music stars of all time - from The Beatles to Elvis Presley, Bob Dylan to Jack White and The Killers - is coming to St George's Hall this autumn.

Suitable for all visitors

October 2016

Organ Recital

Tuesday 11th October 2016

Professor Ian Tracey organist to the city of Liverpool continues his hugely popular lunchtime recital series on the magnificent Willis organ.

Music

The Divine Comedy

Friday 14th October

With their eagerly anticipated eleventh album ‘Foreverland’ due for release September 2nd, The Divine Comedy have announced 18 UK & Irish dates (alongside a full European tour) this October and early in 2017.

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Liza Pulman sings Hollywood

Thursday 20th October 2016

Liza Pulman (of Fascinating Aida) brings you an evening of some of the greatest songs from the silver screen.

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November 2016

Seann Walsh: One for the Road

Wednesday 16th November

The Lie-in King returns with a brand-new show. Described by The Guardian as “unquestionably the best observational comic of his generation"

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December 2016

Marcus Brigstocke: Why The Long Face?

Tuesday 6th December

One of Britain’s finest comedians and broadcasters, Marcus’s talent was noted early on in his career in 1996 when he won the BBC New Comedian Award at the Edinburgh Festival. He is now regarded as a major comedy, writing and acting talent, performing stand up nationally to sell out audiences around the UK and globally at international comedy festivals.

Organ Recital

Tuesday 13th December 2016

Professor Ian Tracey organist to the city of Liverpool continues his hugely popular lunchtime recital series on the magnificent Willis organ

Music