Liverpool Playhouse in line for £550,000 refurbishment

The Liverpool Playhouse theatre could undergo a £550,000 refurbishment under new proposals tabled by Liverpool City Council.The local authority is seeking cabinet approval to release the funds to "resolve urgent building maintenance issues" at the historic performing arts venue.Under the terms of the proposals, capital would be recouped through a reduction in ... Read More...

Review: ‘Gabriel’ at Liverpool Playhouse

A unique setting, high production values, solid performances by seasoned actors - ‘Gabriel’ has it all.Set in 1943 on Nazi occupied Guernsey, this touring drama deals in familiar wartime issues against a backdrop far removed from the frontline.The play spins a tale of survival, following a family who have been ... Read More...

Family attractions in Liverpool: February – March 2017

Family attractions in Liverpool: February - March 2017Marty MacDonald's Toy Machine 20 February - Floral Pavilion A new show from the team behind ‘Marty MacDonald’s Farm’, featuring the voice of CBeebies’ Justin Fletcher (AKA Mr Tumble) as Pongo the Pig. This musical adventure, suitable for two to seven-year-olds, allows the audience to help ... Read More...

Liverpool event guide: February – March 2017

Liverpool event guide: February - March 2017 February 5 February Jack Whitehall: At Large Echo Arena Critically-acclaimed funny man Jack Whitehall returns with brand new material as part of his biggest live tour to date.7-11 February Pride and Prejudice Playhouse A dazzling stage production of Jane Austin’s celebrated novel in her bicentenary year, providing a heartfelt treat.10-25 February The ... Read More...