Theatres in Manchester

Theatres in Manchester 

Manchester has one of the most vibrant cultural scenes in the UK, stretching across the arts. The theatres in Manchester are amongst the most diverse and interesting you will find in Britain so if you are interested in seeing a play during your stay in the city, you'll be well rewarded. 

Thistle Manchester City Centre  hotel is perfectly placed to enjoy a great night at one of Manchester's many excellent theatres. The comfortable hotel is situated opposite Piccadilly Gardens, in the heart of this exciting city. 

 

From Shakespeare to show tunes 

There is a great range of theatres in Manchester, putting on shows that meet every taste. From the Palace Theatre and Manchester Opera House which stage big West-End musicals to the Royal Exchange Theatre which has a diverse and culturally interesting programme of events. 

While all of these theatres have long cultural heritages, one of the most interesting performance spaces in Manchester can be found at the Lowry which overlooks the spectacular Salford Quays. This interesting and stylish modern building is a hub of creativity in a unique location.

 

Cultural highlights in a city of arts 

Throughout the year you will be able to find exceptional productions being staged at the theatres in Manchester but from 4 – 21 July the city's arts scene explodes with the Manchester International Festival. If you are a fan of theatre, or any of the arts, then book your stay at Thistle Manchester City Centre hotel, The Portland now and prepare for an exceptional experience. 

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