What's On Calendar
Friday 4th December 2020 to Sunday 10th January 2021
After much discussion due to the situation we all find ourselves in, the very sad decision has been taken that this year’s pantomime DICK WHITTINGTON will be Postponed from 2020 and will be rescheduled to take place from Friday 3rd December 2021 to Sunday 9th January 2022.
Sunday 10th January at 2.00pm & 5.00pm
Unfortunately ‘Horrible Histories Live On Stage! - The Best Of Barmy Britain’ which was due to appear at The Stockport Plaza on Sunday 10th January 2021 has been Postponed and Rescheduled to take place on Saturday 27th February 2021.
Friday 15th January at 7.45pm
Unfortunately ‘Roy Orbison and the Traveling Wilburys Experience’ which was due to appear at The Stockport Plaza on Saturday 2nd May 2020 and Friday 15th January 2021 has been Postponed and Rescheduled to take place on Monday 27th September 2021.
Saturday 16th January at 7.30pm
Unfortunately ‘Hits Out Of Hell - The Meat Loaf Songbook’ which was due to appear at The Stockport Plaza on Saturday 16th January 2021 has been Postponed and Rescheduled to take place on Saturday 29th January 2022.
Friday 22nd January at 7.30pm
Unfortunately ‘Mercury - The Ultimate Queen Tribute’ which was due to appear at The Stockport Plaza on Friday 22nd January 2021 has been Postponed and Rescheduled to take place on Thursday 4th November 2021.
Wednesday 27th January at 7.30pm
After a fantastic sold-out run in London’s West End, Whitney –Queen Of The Night is back for 2021, celebrating the music of one of the greatest singers of our time. Enjoy smash hits including I’m Every Woman, I Will Always Love You and many more.
Thursday 28th January at 8.00pm
Unfortunately ‘Ed Byrne: If I'm Honest....’ which was due to appear at The Stockport Plaza on Wednesday 13th May 2020 and Thursday 28th January 2021 has been Postponed and Rescheduled to take place on Tuesday 1st June 2021.
Friday 29th January at 7.30pm
Funny things happen at home, at work, out shopping, at the Vets, in Prison, out with his eccentric Gran and in Hong Kong - obviously. Dave’s comedy radar has always instinctively drawn him to these small out-of-the-ordinary events...
Saturday 30th January at 7.30pm
Unfortunately ‘Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour (Cert 12A)’ which was due to appear at The Stockport Plaza on Saturday 30th January 2021 has been Postponed and Rescheduled to take place with a revised programme on Friday 24th September 2021.
Monday 1st February at 7.00pm
SJM Concerts presents: Paul Heaton & Jacqui Abbott - Stripped Back Acoustic Shows
Friday 5th February at 7.45pm
Unfortunately ‘The Real Thing and Odyssey in Disco Fever Live’ which was due to appear at The Stockport Plaza on Saturday 3rd October 2020 and Friday 5th February 2021 has been Postponed and Rescheduled to take place on Friday 27th August 2021.
Saturday 6th February at 7.45pm
Unfortunately ‘Pop Up Bowie’ which was due to appear at The Stockport Plaza on Saturday 30th May 2020, Tuesday 6th October 2020 and Saturday 6th February 2021 has been Postponed and Rescheduled to take place on Thursday 22nd July 2021.
Monday 15th February at 7.00pm
Unfortunately ‘Woman Like Me - The Little Mix Show’ which was due to appear at The Stockport Plaza on Monday 15th February 2021 has been Postponed and Rescheduled to take place on Thursday 19th August 2021.
Wednesday 17th February 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.
Friday 19th February at 7.30pm
Critically acclaimed comedian Chris Ramsey is hitting the road for his biggest ever stand-up tour yet. Having filled venues across the country including The Newcastle Metro Arena (twice) don’t miss your chance to catch him live on stage while you can.
Sunday 21st February at 12.00pm & 3.30pm
Unfortunately ‘Milkshake! Live - Milkshake Monkey's Musical’ which was due to appear at The Stockport Plaza on Sunday 5th April 2020 and Sunday 21st February 2021 has been Postponed and Rescheduled to take place on Sunday 8th August 2021.
Tuesday 23rd February at 7.30pm
Unfortunately 'Menopause The Musical 2’ which was due to appear at The Stockport Plaza on Tuesday 23rd February 2021 has been Postponed and Rescheduled to take place on Tuesday 15th June 2021.
Saturday 27th February at 2.00pm & 5.00pm
We all want to meet people from history. The trouble is everyone is dead! So it’s time to prepare yourselves for this very special production of Horrible Histories live on stage!
Wednesday 3rd March 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 return to The Plaza.
Thursday 4th March at 7.30pm
Unfortunately ‘UK Pink Floyd Experience’ which was due to appear at The Stockport Plaza on Thursday 4th March 2021 has been Postponed and Rescheduled to take place on Wednesday 5th May 2021.
Friday 5th March at 7.30pm
SUN RECORDS Where Rock'n'Roll Was Born - the Official Sun Records Concert Show. The label that brought you Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Johnny Cash, Roy Orbison, Carl Perkins, Rufus Thomas and scores more rockin' pioneers, comes to life live on stage.
Tuesday 16th to Saturday 20th March - Evenings at 7.15pm & Saturday Matinee at 2.15pm
This rescheduled production is 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.
Tuesday 23rd March at 7.30pm
Unfortunately ‘Friends! - The Musical Parody’ which was due to appear at The Stockport Plaza on Sunday 11th October 2020 and Tuesday 23rd March 2021 has been Postponed and Rescheduled to take place on Tuesday 20th July 2021.
Thursday 25th 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.
Wednesday 14th April at 7.30pm
Scottish singer-songwriter and leading acoustic fingerstyle guitarist Simon Kempston has toured the world performing his highly original, contemporary acoustic folk/blues songs and music, and is a unique talent.
Wednesday 21st April at 7.30pm
Tina Turner fans should get ready to party as the smash hit touring show What’s Love Got To Do With It? arrives in Stockport in the second year of its massive UK tour. What's Love Got To Do With It? is a joyous show celebrating the music of the incredible Tina Turner.
Sunday 2nd May at 11.00am
In 1932 The Plaza Super Cinema and Variety Theatre opened her doors with Laurel & Hardy on the giant silver screen so join us for our annual family homage to these undisputed Kings of Comedy!
Sunday 2nd May at 6.00pm
On a day of celebration for the Kings of Big Screen Comedy Laurel & Hardy join us for a very special 'Secret Screening'!
Wednesday 12th May at 7.30pm
‘The year is 1544 and King Henry, the Eighth of that name, is engaged upon Royal Progress about his Realm; and has halted here to afford his Loyal Subjects the opportunity to have 'audience' with their Sovereign Lord and King.
Friday 14th May at 7.30pm
One man. One Mission. Is it possible? No, not really. Him with the shirts from Mock the Week, Live at the Apollo and Radio 4.
Wednesday 2nd June at 7.30pm
Jonathan Ansell (G4 Frontman) and Jai McDowall (Britains Got Talent -Winner) have joined forces to create a dramatic and spine-tingling concert. This vocally dynamic evening showcases even more smash-hit songs from the greatest musicals of all time, brought to you by two of the world's finest voices.
Friday 4th June at 7.30pm
Celebrating the music and the life of the singer's singer! starring Andrew Lancel with very special guests Tracey Jordan and the Joe Longthorne Band under the directorship of Andy Mudd, Joe’s musical director.
Tuesday 15th June at 7.30pm
In our brand-new show, Cruising Through Menopause, the hysterical sequel to the smash-hit show Menopause the Musical®, we fast forward five years to catch up with the same four characters as they set off on the high seas for tales of their lives, loves and losses.
Thursday 24th June at 7.30pm
Over 50 years since 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.
Saturday 17th July at 7.30pm
Featuring all of the Carpenters hit songs including (They Long To Be) Close To You, Yesterday Once More, We’ve Only Just Begun, Superstar, A Song For You, Rainy Days & Mondays, Goodbye to Love and many more!
Tuesday 20th July at 7.30pm
Friends! The Musical Parody celebrates and pokes fun at the wacky misadventures of the group of 20-something pals we love from the hit TV show as they navigate the pitfalls of work, life, and love in 1990’s Manhattan.
Saturday 24th July at 7.30pm
Unfortunately ‘Jason Manford: Like Me’ which was due to appear at The Stockport Plaza on Saturday 24th July 2021 has been Postponed and Rescheduled to take place on Wednesday 17th November 2021.
Sunday 8th August at 12.00pm & 3.30pm
Milkshake Monkey can’t wait to put on a spectacular new musical for you all! But when stage fright hits, his favourite Milkshake friends come to help, creating the most dazzling show you have ever seen!
Wednesday 11th August at 8.00pm
Jimmy’s brand new show contains jokes about all kinds of terrible things. Terrible things that might have affected you or people you know and love. But they’re just jokes - they are not the terrible things.
Saturday 21st August at 7.30pm
Following a debut sell out nationwide tour to nightly standing ovations including the Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow join an all star cast of the Emerald Isles most talented singers and performers accompanied by the fabulous Keltic Storm band and world champion Keltic Fusion Irish dancers for an unmissable “ Ireland the Show “
Saturday 28th August at 7.30pm
Siobhan Phillips recently wowed audiences as the only female finalist in Britain’s Got Talent 2019. Described as “the love child of Peter Kay and Victoria Wood”, her hilarious self-penned songs really struck a chord with the nation, who could totally relate to a selection of her observational daft ditties.
Friday 24th September at 7.30pm
Embark on a night of adventure and escapism with a brand-new collection of short films from the world’s most prestigious mountain film festival!
Thursday 7th October at 7.30pm
Get ready to recreate the Magical 70's and let us take you on a musical journey straight to the heart of Disco! Relive some of the greatest songs of all time from Artists such as Donna Summer, Gloria Gaynor, Earth, Wind & Fire, Sister Sledge and Chic.
Sunday 10th October from 11.00am
Join us on Sunday 10th October 2021 for The Renown Pictures 8th Festival of Film.
Monday 11th October at 7.30pm
Following her gripping appearance on Celebrity Big Brother, with a triumphant Sally reaching the final five, the nation’s favourite Psychic and forerunner in the Psychic world is back on tour with her all new show “10 Years and Counting”.
Friday 15th October at 8.00pm
Will the recycling be put out on the right day? Who is going to smooth over the top of the margarine? How many lights are on upstairs when everybody is downstairs? Watch Jon pretend that these aren't his foremost concerns as he leaves home on his first tour since the last one.
Wednesday 20th October at 7.30pm
Climb aboard for the ride of your lives as 16 of the world’s most glamorous showgirls (who just happen to be men!) take you soaring to a new world of dazzling diamante dipped song and dance destinations.
Thursday 21st October at 8.00pm
Creator and Star of Netflix smash hit The Duchess (along with two global Netflix comedy specials: In Trouble and Glitter Room) comedian and TV’s Katherine Ryan makes a hugely welcome return to the stage with her brand-new live show, Missus.
Tuesday 26th to Saturday 30th October - Evenings at 7.15pm & Saturday Matinee at 2.15pm
Stockport Operatic Society will present TOP HAT packed full of Irving Berlin's greatest hits including "Puttin' on the Ritz", "Cheek to Cheek",and "Top Hat,White Tie and Tails" in an exhilarating celebration of 1930's song and dance.
Saturday 6th November at 7.30pm
Now seen by over 300,000 fans live and watched by millions on social media Europe's No.1 multi award winning Country music show "The Legends of American Country" returns for another fantastic night of toe tapping Country classics.
Wednesday 17th November at 7.30pm
He’s back! It’s been a busy few years for Jason since his last smash-hit stand up show but fans of his Absolute Radio show will know this nationally acclaimed comedian hasn’t changed a bit. ‘Like Me’ is Jason’s latest comic offering set to hit the road.
Thursday 18th November at 7.30pm
After the sell-out performances of Nutcracker and Swan, Russian National Ballet returns to the UK with every child's favourite fairy-tale, Sleeping Beauty.
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