What's On Calendar


March 2017


Andy Powell Big Band Swing Extravaganza

Thursday 2nd March at 7.30pm

Stockport’s very own Andy Powell brings his full big band experience to The Plaza for an evening of Swing, Big Band and Great American Songbook Classics.


The Green Room: Everything Stops for Springtime Tea

Sunday 5th March at 4.00pm

Join us as we head into the wonderful season of Spring for the first of this year’s popular fundraising afternoon teas served by our famous team of Plazarettes.


Whitney - Queen of The Night

Friday 10th March at 7.30pm

Whitney’s one true legacy was her music which touched most of us at some time in our lives. Get ready for the Queen of the Night.


Cilla and the Shades of the 60s

Friday 17th March at 7.30pm

This stunning and elegant review of the life of Cilla Black soars its way through the 60s.

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Romiley Operatic Society presents: 9 to 5 The Musical

Tuesday 21st to Saturday 25th March

Award Winning Romiley Operatic Society present 9 to 5 The Musical, with music and lyrics by Dolly Parton and book by Patricia Resnick.



Thursday 30th March at 7.30pm

Europe’s leading ABBA Tribute, ABBAMANIA, continue to entertain audiences with their outstanding vocals and musical performance LIVE on Stage.

April 2017


Northern Soul Live with The Edwin Starr Band

Friday 7th April at 7.30pm

Back by popular demand the amazing Edwin Starr Band with Angelo Starr plus Northern Soul legend Lorraine Silver take you through all the Northern Soul, Motown and Soul classics.


You've Got A Friend - The Music of James Taylor & Carole King

Wednesday 12th April at 7.30pm

From the creators of the smash hit WEST END show ‘The Simon & Garfunkel Story’ ‘You’ve Got A Friend’ celebrates two of the World’s greatest songwriters of all time – James Taylor and Carole King.


The Bon Jovi Experience

Friday 14th April at 7.30pm

Bon Jovi …. the greatest stadium rock band of all time is now re-created in theatres by the sensational Bon Jovi Experience.


The Green Room at The Plaza: Barb Jungr

Friday 21st April 2017 at 7.30pm

Known for her passionate singing, minimal and subtle arrangements, and great humour, Barb Jungr is the definitive performer of one of the great musical icons of the 20th century, Bob Dylan.


The Billy Joel Song Book Performed By Elio Pace & His Band

Saturday 22nd April @ 7.30pm

THE BILLY JOEL SONGBOOK performed by ELIO PACE and his band


Michael English

Wednesday 26th April at 7.30pm

Michael English has rose to be one of the Ireland’s top Country music stars since forming his own band just 2 years ago, he has been going down a storm ever since on the Irish & UK dancing scene.

May 2017


That'll Be The Day

Wednesday 3rd May 2017 at 7.30pm

After an incredible three decades of touring, the UK’s No.1 Rock & Roll variety production That’ll Be The Day returns with another opportunity to see its latest most popular show!


The Magic of Motown

Friday 5th May at 8.00pm

Now seen by over 1 million people worldwide, music fans are invited to the biggest party of the year as the unstoppable Magic of Motown show steams into town.


All Or Nothing: The Mod Musical

Monday 8th to Wednesday 10th May 2017

In 1964, a new phenomenon exploded onto the dingy British streets. It was the essence of all that was cool. It was Mod. This quintessentially British ‘Mod’ Musical celebrates the unique sound of this iconic ‘60’s Mod band.

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Kate Rusby

Friday 12th May at 7.30pm

Of all the stars in Folk Music’s wondrous firmament few shine as brightly as Yorkshire’s Kate Rusby.




“Talon perform the songs of the Eagles with reverence and super talent”.


David Hamilton's Rock 'n' Roll Back The Years Classic Hits Show

Saturday 20th May at 7.30pm

Rock ‘n’ Roll Back The Years with the legendary DJ and broadcaster David Hamilton in this rescheduled chance to enjoy this fantastic concert,


Joseph and The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Tuesday 22nd to Saturday 27th May 2017

Starring X Factor winner, Joe McElderry, Bill Kenwright’s ‘Amazing’, ’Superb’, ‘Wonderful’ and ‘Brilliant’ production of Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s sparkling family musical continues on its record breaking tour having sold to date an estimated 15 million tickets with a welcome return to The Plaza.


The Simon & Garfunkel Story

Wednesday 31st May at 7.30pm

Direct from its success in London’s West End, a SOLD OUT UK tour and standing ovations at every performance, The Simon & Garfunkel Story is back!

June 2017

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Joe Longthorne

Friday 2nd June at 7.30pm

During his career, Joe has received gold and platinum discs for his albums, enjoyed sell-out concerts at the Royal Albert Hall, as well as touring Australia several times.
Now, Joe is looking forward to new challenges, new songs to sing and new audiences to thrill.



Wednesday 7th June at 7.30pm

 Brit Award winners 
fresh from recent appearances on the Graham Norton Show, Strictly Come Dancing & The One Show, British harmony trio BLAKE present a brand new tour featuring the finest songs from stage and screen, with projections & lighting that bring the cinematic magic to life.


The Green Room: Blowin' In The Wind

Thursday 8th June at 7.30pm

When Joan Baez, Bob Dylan and friends sang of love, the times certainly were a-changin’


Bye Bye Baby - The Story of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons

Friday 16th June at 7.30pm

Bye Bye Baby takes you on a musical journey through the career of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons, whose songs graced such films as The Deer Hunter, Dirty Dancing and Grease.


The Fairey Band - Concert in Aid of St Ann's Hospice

Saturday 24th June at 7.30pm

Faireys return to the Plaza in June and their programme will include a performance of Tchaikovsky’s crowd rousing1812 Overture which will combine the band’s technical prowess with spectacular cannon effects.


Friday 30th June 2017 at 7.30pm

With great music and a three course dinner served in the finest of Art Deco surroundings this is a seasonal treat that should be a must in any music lovers diary.

July 2017


Formerly of Bucks Fizz: Cheryl, Mike & Jay plus Bobby McVay

Thursday 20th July at 7.30pm

This is going to be a great night and the band always look forward to their concerts in the North West so get your mind made up and book your tickets today!


Music and Memories

Thursday 27th July at 2.00pm

There can be no doubt that music brings back so many wonderful memories and this feel good afternoon filled with over 60 all time favourite songs from the 1940’s through to the 1970’s will have the memories flooding back.

September 2017


The Beach Boys Story

Sunday 3rd September at 7.30pm

If you like the Beach Boys songs, you will love this band!....Guaranteed to leave you with a smile on your face, with a song in your heart and reflecting on a truly memorable live music experience, this is a show you do not want to miss.

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ELO Again - Return To The Blue Tour

Friday 22nd September at 7.30pm

A NIGHT OF ELO performed by ELO AGAIN brings back the age of Glam Rock to the 21st century and pays tribute to the beautifully crafted songs of Jeff Lynne.


Boney M in Disco Fever 2017

Saturday 23rd September at 7.30pm

Disco Fever is back by demand for a 3rd year with a FANTASTIC new DISCOTASTIC Line up:

October 2017


Dominic Kirwan in Concert with Lisa Stanley

Thursday 12th October at 7.30pm

Firmly established as one of Ireland’s greatest ever entertainers, Dominic Kirwan hits the road again in 2017 with a brand new show and accompanying DOMINIC on the 2017 tour will be LISA STANLEY, one of Ireland’s top female vocalists


Mike Sweeney's Manchester Beat II

Friday 13th October at 7.30pm

Mike Sweeney makes a welcome return to The Plaza with Mike Sweeney's Manchester Beat II.


Dr Hook starring Dennis Locorriere: Timeless World Tour 2017

Thursday 19th October at 7.30pm

Following a series of sell-out performances in 2016, the Timeless tour of the UK has been extended into 2017 due to overwhelming public demand! Don’t miss the opportunity of seeing Dr Hook live!


Stockport Operatic Society presents ''Oklahoma!''

Tuesday 24th to Saturday 28th October

Join us for Stockport Operatic Society's stunning production of Roger's & Hammerstein's smash hit family musical "Oklahoma!"

November 2017



Thursday 2nd November at 7.30pm

This award-winning production, endorsed by Frankie Valli himself, celebrates the music of one of popular music’s most successful bands of all time.

March 2018



Saturday 24th March 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!

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