What's On Calendar

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July 2019

Stockport Summer of Music Charity Concert

Saturday 20th July at 7.00pm

A festival of local and International music and entertainment at the wonderful Stockport Plaza.

Sentimental Journey

Thursday 25th July at 2.00pm

Join Neil Sands for his biggest ever matinee show with more singers, more stunning costumes, more memories and even more fun. As he takes you for a Sentimental Journey back through The fabulous 40’s, The Rocking 50’s, The Swinging 60’s and The Sensational 70’s.

ON SCREEN:ANDRE RIEU:SHALL WE DANCE

Saturday 27th July at 7.00pm, Sunday 28th July at 3.00pm

André Rieu’s annual hometown Maastricht concerts attract fans from all corners of the globe. The medieval town square is transformed into a spectacular backdrop for unforgettable concerts filled with humour, fun and emotion for all ages – and, of course, magnificent music.

August 2019

Organ Coffee Morning

Saturday 3rd August at 10.00am

Join us for this free to attend concert from 10am till 1om and relax in the wonderful surroundings of Stockport's Art Deco Gem.

Pankaj Udhas Live

Sunday 18th August at 7.00pm

Be there to witness the legend Pankaj Udhas as he comes to The Plaza to conquer your hearts accompanied by accomplished music band from India.

September 2019

The Houghton Weavers

Friday 6th September at 7.30pm

THE HOUGHTON WEAVERS have been entertaining folk now for over 43 years with their unique blend of popular folk music, humour and audience participation.

The Magic of Motown

Saturday 7th September at 7.30pm

Music fans are invited to the biggest party of the year as the unstoppable Magic of Motown show steams into town! Seen by over a million people, it's no surprise that the show is one of the biggest success stories in British theatre history.

A Star Is Born This Way

Thursday 12th September at 7.30pm

The most spectacular and innovative Theatre show ever produced touring 2019/20, incorporating 2 incredible shows rolled into one mind blowing Gaga experience.

Talon - The Best Of Eagles

Sunday 22nd September at 7.30pm

This world class seven-piece band are a phenomenon and have truly transcended the tag of ‘tribute’. They have become a brand name in their own right who are not only revered by their peers, respected by the music industry but dearly loved by their massive and expanding fan base that together have become a ‘family’.

The Upbeat Beatles

Friday 27th September at 7.30pm

If you love the Beatles you’ll love this show, and if you don’t love the Beatles you’ll love this show!

Boney M in Disco Fever Live

Saturday 28th September at 7.45pm

Boney M, Jaki Graham and Funky Town return to Disco Fever Live!

Iran Grand Tour

Monday 30th September at 7.45pm

The Plaza is proud to welcome to the stage the Iran Grand Tour concert featuring Homayoun Shajarian, Tahmoures Pournazeri and Sohrab Pournazeri.

October 2019

SIMPLY re RED

Thursday 3rd October at 7.30pm

With more than thirty Top 40 singles and several of the best-selling albums of the last four decades to choose from, this world class seven piece band recreates every slick groove and perfect melody from Mick Hucknall’s remarkable global career in an unparalleled display of authenticity and style.

THE LITTLE MIX EXPERIENCE

Saturday 5th October at 2.00pm

If you’re a fan of one of X Factor’s finest exports, the BRIT award-winning Little Mix, you’re sure to love The Little Mix Experience!

BOWIE EXPERIENCE

Saturday 5th October at 7.30pm

Bowie Experience is a breathtaking concert celebrating the music of the world’s greatest pop icon, David Bowie.

RESPECT: THE ARETHA FRANKLIN SONGBOOK

Wednesday 9th October at 7.30pm

RESPECT: The Aretha Franklin Songbook is an amazing live concert that pays tribute to the Queen of Soul! Featuring sensational lead vocals from Cleopatra Higgins, Tanya Edwards, Stacy Francis and Cleo Stewart accompanied by the Urban Soul Band and Gospel Choir.

Mad About The Musicals

Thursday 10th October at 7.30pm

Taking you on a whistle stop tour from the heart of London's theatre land to the glitz of Broadway, the critically acclaimed Mad About The Musicals is back - celebrating the very best songs from the shows we all know and love!

Showaddywaddy

Friday 11th October at 7.30pm

‘The Greatest Rock & Roll Band In The World’ is a bold statement but Showaddywaddy has lived up to that title for the last 4 decades!

Don't Panic

Thursday 17th October at 7.30pm

Don’t Panic is a variety tribute show in the style of Dads Army, set during the Second World War. This light hearted sing-along, laugh-along comedy show is guaranteed to have the audience laughing all the way.

Barry Steele and Friends - The Roy Orbison Story

Friday 18th October at 7.30pm

The one and only Barry Steele takes on the role of ‘The Big O,’ in The Roy Orbison Story®. With a feelgood factor built in, this show really does have something for everyone!

THE DRIFTERS

Saturday 19th October at 7.30pm

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

Stockport Operatic Society Presents: Guys And Dolls

Tuesday 22nd to Saturday 26th October

A Musical Fable of Broadway. Hailed as the perfect musical comedy, Guys and Dolls rolls the dice as it sweeps into the Stockport Plaza Theatre in October.

THAT'LL BE THE DAY

Sunday 27th October at 7.00pm

Prepare for a nostalgia extravaganza as the UK’s No.1 Rock & Roll variety production returns with the BEST OF THAT’LL BE THE DAY!

The Stylistics

Tuesday 29th October at 7.30pm

The Stylistics remain the real deal, fabulously entertaining and musically breathtaking, plying audiences with the hits that made them a household name. Don’t’ miss this very special 50th Anniversary show!

LEGENDS OF AMERICAN COUNTRY-TRIBUTE SHOW

Wednesday 30th October at 7.30pm

Europe’s No.1 Country music show returns, showcasing highly acclaimed tributes to American Country Music Stars.

November 2019

Festival of Remembrance 2019

Sunday 3rd November at 2.00pm

2005 brought the reintroduction after a thirteen year absence of The North West Festival of Remembrance and after the resounding success of this show the Festival of Remembrance has been staged each November at the Plaza in Stockport.

Supreme Queen - The Days Of Their Lives

Wednesday 6th November at 7.30pm

Now one of the most recognisable Tribute bands in the world, SUPREME QUEEN continue to take things to a whole different level, with their homage to the halcyon days of one of the planet’s greatest ever rock bands.

Carole - The Music of Carole King

Thursday 7th November at 7.30pm

Carole - The Music of Carole King is the story of the career of one of the most successful and admired songwriters in the history of popular music.

Bye Bye Baby

Friday 8th November at 7.30pm

Bye Bye Baby are a jaw-dropping tribute to the musical phenomenon ‘Jersey Boys’ and the timeless, iconic music of ‘Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons’.

FIVE STAR SWING AT CHRISTMAS

Tuesday 12th November at 7.30pm

Swingin’ Those Jingle Bells
“FIVE STAR SWING at CHRISTMAS” . The show features Five Star Swing as seen at London’s Leicester Square Theatre and BBC “Children in Need”.

You Win Again

Wednesday 13th November at 7.30pm

Direct from London’s West End, You Win Again – Celebrating The Music of The Bee Gees. This fabulously authentic production ensures the Gibb brothers’ incredible legacy of classic hit songs is well and truly stayin’ alive.

Neil Sands Christmas Memories

Thursday 14th November at 2.00pm

Described as “Like A Sparkly Christmas Card Come To Life” with its shimmering stage set, beautiful Christmas trees, glittering fairy lights, and even falling snow, this is the perfect pre Christmas treat, guaranteed to having you singing along from start to finish.

Dancing Queen - The Concert

Saturday 16th November at 7.30pm

With full costumes and plenty of glitz, Dancing Queen The Concert celebrates over 2 hours of the greatest hits from the legendary global pop phenomenon ABBA!

JOHNNY CASH ROADSHOW

Sunday 17th November at 7.30pm

The only show to be endorsed by the Cash family is back on top form with a brand new production for 2019.

The Green Room: Sarah McQuaid

Monday 25th November at 7.30pm

With the release of her new album, the Madrid-born, Chicago-raised, Cornwall-based singer/songwriter Sarah McQuaid has expanded her battery of instruments to include piano, electric guitar and drum, and it’s drawn critical raves internationally

January 2020

Some Guys Have All The Luck - The Rod Stewart Story

Sunday 12th January at 7.30pm

50 years on from the release of Rod’s first album, Some Guys Have All The Luck – The Rod Stewart Story is back in theatres with a brand new show, bringing to the stage a fantastic live concert celebration of one of rock music’s greatest icons.

Hits Out Of Hell - The Meat Loaf Story

Saturday 18th January at 7.30pm

The World’s premier show in tribute to Meatloaf, featuring the Ultimate ‘Dead Ringer’ to Meatloaf Craig Halford as seen on ITV’s ‘Stars in their eyes’ and Channel 4’s ‘The Last Leg’.

February 2020

Luther

Saturday 1st February at 7.30pm

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 and eight Grammy awards including many of the greatest dance anthems and love songs ever written, fronted by international Luther Vandross tribute Harry Cambridge and his 10 piece band

Heather Small - The Voice of M People plus Guests

Friday 7th February at 7.45pm

Heather Small is known to many as The Voice of M People and is a British institution. With hits such as ‘Moving On Up’, ‘One Night In Heaven’ and ‘Search For The Hero’, M People achieved major worldwide success, Heather became the voice of the 1990’s.

Michael® Starring Ben - The Magic of Michael Jackson

Saturday 8th February at 7.30pm

MichaelⓇ Starring Ben is a hit theatre production starring the UK's ultimate Michael Jackson tribute star, Ben Bowman. Not only does he look and sound like the King of Pop, but he's honed his routine so carefully that audiences truly believe they are watching Michael Jackson himself.

Freedom! '20 George Michael Tribute Concert

Saturday 15th February at 7.30pm

International tribute artiste Wayne Dilks and his band pay tribute to the late George Michael in this stunning show.

A Country Night in Nashville

Friday 21st February at 7.30pm

A Country Night In Nashville recreates the scene of a buzzing Honky Tonk in downtown Nashville, perfectly capturing the energy and atmosphere of an evening in the home of country music.

March 2020

Herman's Hermits 55th Anniversary Tour

Sunday 1st March at 7.30pm

Rolling Back The 60’s sees Herman’s Hermits embarking on their Solo 55th Anniversary Tour. An Evening of Nostalgia, Song and Laughter, plus bringing all the Hits to life.

Back To Bacharach

Friday 6th March at 7.30pm

Back To Bacharach is an exciting production, touring throughout the UK featuring some of the finest West End vocalists, accompanied by the amazing "Magic Moments Orchestra", recreating Burt Bacharach's timeless masterpieces.

Jimmy Buckley in Concert with special guest Claudia

Thursday 19th March at 7.30pm

Jimmy Buckley is without a doubt one of Ireland's best loved And most respected performers.. Jimmy has enjoyed many years at the top of his profession and received numerous awards including the prestigious Entertainer of the year in the RTE music awards.

Romiley Operatic Society presents Seven Brides for Seven Brothers

Tuesday 24th to Saturday 28th March - Evenings at 7.15pm & Saturday Matinee at 2.15pm

Bursting with the energy of the original MGM film, Seven Brides For Seven Brothers is all boisterous fun and romance that harkens back to the glory days of the movie musical.

FRANCIS ROSSI - I TALK TOO MUCH

Tuesday 31st March at 7.30pm

Legendary Status Quo lead singer Francis Rossi will share the extraordinary secrets of his 50-plus years in rock’n’roll when he takes to the stage for an intimate evening of chat and music.

April 2020

Northern Soul Live

Friday 3rd April at 7.45pm

Back for a 5th Year the amazing Edwin Starr Band with Angelo Starr and Northern Soul Legend Lorraine Silver, this energetic and captivating show takes you through all the Northern Soul, Motown and Soul classics.

Foster and Allen - Timeless Memories Tour

Saturday 4th April at 7.30pm

In 2019, Foster & Allen undertake a 70+ date touring commitment in Ireland, Scotland, Australia, Canada, Northern Ireland & UK.

THE FUREYS

Sunday 26th April at 7.30pm

Legends of Irish music & song The FUREYS, renowned for their hit songs ‘I will love you’, ‘When you were sweet 16’, ‘The Green fields of France’, ‘The old man’, ‘Red rose café’, ‘From Clare to here’, ‘Her father didn’t like me anyway’, ‘Leaving Nancy’, ‘Steal away’ etc.

May 2020

Roy Orbison and the Traveling Wilburys Experience

Saturday 2nd May at 7.45pm

'Roy Orbison and the Traveling Wilburys Experience' will take you on a journey through the story of the Wilburys, with expert narrative and big screen action.

Spirit Of The Blitz

Thursday 7th May at 2.30pm

To celebrate this very special anniversary, we open the 1940s songbook for a tribute to the legendary stars who kept us smiling through our darkest days. Spirit Of The Blitz recaptures the tenacious optimism of war-torn Britain on the long road towards peace.

Petty Criminals & Street Angel

Friday 8th May at 7.30pm

Petty Criminals bring you an evening of classic rock as a tribute to one of the greatest songwriters and bands of our time, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers alonside Street Angel, a tribute to the renowned Steve Nicks.

Johnny McEvoy

Thursday 21st May at 7.30pm

Johnny’s big break came in late 1966 when he recorded a song called Mursheen Durkin, an old ballad from the west of Ireland and since then many of his songs have become standards recorded by many other singers.

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