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Events July 2018

Date
Event
Location
Details
31 mar - 7 jul
Viking: Rediscover the Legend (Exhibition )
The Atkinson, Lord Street, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 1DB
The most significant Viking treasure hoards ever discovered in Britain will be on display together for the first time in Southport this April! The exhibition features groundbreaking research by archaeologists and exciting new discoveries by metal-detectors that will challenge your perceptions on what it would have been like to live as a Viking. Star objects from the British Museum will feature alongside the Yorkshire Museum’s world-class collections and will be interpreted in new ways to give a fresh perspective on how Vikings shaped every aspect of their lives in Britain. Also included will be one of the most famous Viking collections in the UK, including the Vale of York Viking Hoard, Cuerdale Hoard and the Bedale Hoard. Ticket Tariff: Varies from £2 to £12; For more information please visit:-
14 jun - 15 jul
Common Ground (Exhibition)
Albert Dock Colonnades, Liverpool
This exhibition seeks to explore the ritualistic behaviour of football fan culture and its development from the game of the working class in the 1980s to the riches of the Premier League today. Curated by Foto Octo, it captures the work of three photographers across different decades and offers a unique insight into how the community has evolved alongside the might of the now multi-million pound football industry. The photographers are Tom Wood whose retrospective spans 40 years, Ken Grant who has been capturing football inspired images since he was a teenager and Tabitha Jussa who examines what it means to be a football supporter in Liverpool. Opening times: Tuesday to Sunday, 10am – 5pm Ticket Tariff: FREE
16 jun - 14 jul
THE BIG I AM (Drama)
Everyman, 13 Hope St, Liverpool, North England L1 9BH
Based on Henrik Ibsen's classic play, this is a brand new anarchic adventure that journeys from wartime Britain to the ends of the earth and beyond. Teeming with characters, bursting with comedy and pulsing with live music, this is more than theatre. This is a life flashing before your very eyes. Ticket Tariff: Contact the Venue
29 jun - 15 jul
I Don’t Love Soccer Because Soccer Has Never Loved Me (Exhibition)
Camp & Furnace
This work takes a critical look at “the beautiful game” through the lens of graphic design and illustration. The exhibition presents artwork from an international selection of graphic artists made in response to an essay entitled The World Cup and Its Pomps written in 1978 by the famous Italian semiotician, intellectual and writer, Umberto Eco. Produced by Liverpool John Moore University’s Liverpool School of Art & Design, confirmed artists include world renowned designer and typographer Jonathan Barnbrook (David Bowie’s Blackstar and Damien Hirst publication I Want to Spend the Rest of My Life…), Brendan Dawes (digital artist and designer who has work in the permanent collection at MoMA, NY) and Kat Gibb (long time Chemical Brothers collaborator). Opening times: One hour before kick off on all World Cup match days; Ticket Tariff: FREE
thu 1
ABBA MANIA (Concert)
Empire Theatre, Lime Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 1JE
It is just over 40 years since ABBA won Eurovision and now it's your chance to thank ABBA for the music! ABBA Mania is now accepted as the world's number one touring ABBA tribute production. Ticket Tariff: Varies from £15.50 to £19.50
sat 3 - wed 7
SON OF A PREACHER MAN (Musical)
Empire Theatre, Lime Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 1JE
Welcome to the Preacher Man, the swinging 1960s Soho joint where the kids danced the night away to the latest crazes and dared to dream of love, while the legendary owner, The Preacher Man himself, dispensed advice to cure the loneliest of hearts. Ticket Tariff: Varies from £15.00 to £39.50
sun 4
ELIO PACE PRESENTS ELVIS PRESLEY (Concert)
St George's Hall , St George's Place, Liverpool L1 1JJ.
Elio's sensational singing and electrifying piano-playing is ingeniously accompanied on stage by only the dynamic and percussive power of the incomparable drummer, Steve Rushton. Never before will you have seen or heard Elvis' catalogue presented like this. Ticket Tariff: Varies from £25.75 to £26.95
tue 6 - thu 8
Southport Air Show 2018
Southport Seafront
More info to follow
fri 9 - wed 14
THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG (Comedy)
Empire Theatre, Lime Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 1JE
Fawlty Towers meets Noises Off in this multi award-winning West End smash hit comedy. The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society are putting on a 1920s murder mystery, but as the title suggests, everything that can go wrong… does! Ticket Tariff: £13.90 to £35.90
mon 12
JOOLS HOLLAND & HIS RHYTHM & BLUES ORCHESTRA
Philharmonic Hall, Hope Street, Liverpool, L1 9BP
Former Squeeze ivory-tickler and presenter of the legendary Later with Jools Holland. Since learning to play fluently at the tender age of eight, Jools has gone on to become one of the UK's most proficient jazz and blues pianists. Ticket Tariff: £37.50
14 jul - 28 oct
Liverpool Biennial 2018
55 New Bird St, Liverpool L1 0BW
More than 40 artists from 22 countries will come together to participate in 2018's edition of the Liverpool Biennial. The programme invites artists and audiences to reflect on a world in social, political and economic turmoil. Ticket Tariff: FREE; For more information, visit:-
wed 14
AN EVENING WITH DAVID SEDARIS (Drama)
Philharmonic Hall, Hope Street, Liverpool, L1 9BP
David Sedaris is one of the wittiest and most original writers at work today. A Grammy Award nominated American writer and broadcaster. Much of Sedaris's humour is autobiographical and self-deprecating, often concerning his middle class upbringing, his Greek heritage and his life in France with his partner Hugh. Ticket Tariff: £30.00
thu 15
JASON MANFORD - MUDDLE CLASS (Comedy)
Empire Theatre, Lime Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 1JE
He's back! Muddle Class promises to feature a wealth of new material about Jason growing up ‘working class' then finding, over the years, that part of him has become ‘middle class' - causing much confusion! Delivered with Jason's amiable charm and captivating wit, this is a show not to be missed. Ticket Tariff: £31.65
sat 17
THE ELO EXPERIENCE (Concert)
Empire Theatre, Lime Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 1JE
The legacy left by Jeff Lynne & The Electric Light Orchestra barely needs any introduction – suffice to say that between 1972 and 1986 they achieved more combined UK and US Top 40 hits than any other band on the planet! Ticket Tariff: Varies from £22.75 to £25.50
sat 17
THE ELO EXPERIENCE (Concert)
Empire Theatre, Lime Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 1JE
The legacy left by Jeff Lynne & The Electric Light Orchestra barely needs any introduction – suffice to say that between 1972 and 1986 they achieved more combined UK and US Top 40 hits than any other band on the planet! Ticket Tariff: Varies from £22.75 to £25.50
sun 18
THE DREAMBOYS
Empire Theatre, Lime Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 1JE
The Dreamboys are without a shadow of a doubt the UK's top male strip show, perfect for a girls night out with all your friends. Their showcase is unquestionably the most famous male stripper act the UK has ever produced. Ticket Tariff: Varies from £23.50 to £31.50
mon 19
BLAME IT ON BIANCA DEL RIO (Comedy)
Empire Theatre, Lime Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 1JE
he's back! After a sold out UK tour in 2017, RuPaul's Drag Race alumni and international hateful clown in a gown, Bianca Del Rio returns to the UK with her brand new show. Ticket Tariff: £40.15
tue 20 - thu 22
LIVERPOOL INTERNATIONAL MUSIC FESTIVAL (LIMF) 2018
Various locations around Liverpool
LIMF 2018 - the FREE music festival in Liverpool's grade I listed, Sefton Park sees household names and up and coming acts perform on a number of stages located throughout the park. From the main stage to silent discos, DJ sets and even an orchestra, the Liverpool International Music Festival is for everyone. From tech sets in the Palm House to Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra on the main stage, LIMF is for everyone. Keep eyes peeled for a lineup annoucement. Alternatively follow @LIMFestival on Twitter or Liverpool International Music Festival on Facebook.
wed 21 - thu 22
PEPPA PIG'S ADVENTURE (Family Event)
Empire Theatre, Lime Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 1JE
Join Peppa as she gets ready to go on an exciting camping trip to the woods with her school friends, including Pedro Pony, Suzy Sheep and Gerald Giraffe. With lunch-boxes packed and Daddy Pig driving the bus, Peppa and friends are excited about their outdoor adventure, full of games, laughter and live music! Ticket Tariff: Varies from £18.15 to £23.15
mon 26
ONE NIGHT OF QUEEN (Concert)
In 2000, Gary Mullen won ITV's “Stars In Their Eyes” Live Grand Final, with the largest number of votes ever received in the shows history. The record of 864,838 votes was more than twice that of the runner-up. Gary began touring on his own and in 2002 formed a band The Works , to pay tribute to rock legends Queen. Ticket Tariff: £22.50
tue 27
THE CARPENTERS STORY
Empire Theatre, Lime Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 1JE
This highly acclaimed concert-style production continues to captivate audiences across the UK with its spectacular re-creation of the classic songbook that made The Carpenters a legend in the world of popular music. Ticket Tariff: Varies from £26.90 to £28.90
wed 28
The Clipper 17/18 Race Finish - Liverpool
ALBERT DOCK, LIVERPOOL, UNITED KINGDOM
More info to follow
wed 28
THE ILLEGAL EAGLES (Concert)
Empire Theatre, Lime Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 1JE
Often acclaimed as the World's Official No.1 Eagles tribute, The Illegal Eagles return to the stage in 2017, this time celebrating their own incredible 20 years of UK & international touring! Ticket Tariff: Varies from £26.90 to £28.90
30 jul - 4 aug
TITANIC THE MUSICAL
Empire Theatre, Lime Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 1JE
Based on real people aboard the most legendary ship in the world, Titanic The Musical is a stunning and stirring production focusing on the hopes, dreams and aspirations of her passengers who each boarded with stories and personal ambitions of their own. Ticket Tariff: Varies from £13.00 to £50.40
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