What’s on in Liverpool December 2017 – January 2018
Event listings: 15 December 2017 – 11 January 2018
Words by Matthew Smith
Until 31 December
Beauty and the Beast
The city centre venue is transformed for this immersive reimagining of the traditional fairytale, bringing plenty of family-friendly fun for the festive season.
BBC Sports Personality of the Year
Echo Arena Liverpool
Gary Lineker, Clare Balding and Gabby Logan return to celebrate a year of tremendous sporting success. But who will take the coveted accolade?
The Liverpool-born singer/songwriter will perform tracks from her debut EP, set to be released in the new year, along with a range of covers in her own style.
To coincide with their new studio album ‘Give Me Your Future’, Space embark on a UK tour which will stop off in Liverpool.
Zimmer vs Williams
Liverpool Philharmonic Hall
Celebrating iconic film composers Hans Zimmer and John Williams, this show brings the familiar sounds from blockbusters ‘E.T.’, ‘The Dark Knight Rises’, ‘Jurassic Park’ and more.
Liverpool Prosecco Festival New Year’s Eve Weekend
Camp and Furnace
Prosecco lovers will be treated to samples and tastings from exclusive producers from across Northern Italy. It’s the perfect opportunity to try some familiar favourites and discover new ones.
New Year’s Eve – Great Gatsby
Revolution Albert Dock
Don your tuxedo or ball gown and live out the famous F. Scott Fitzgerald novel. Expect entertainment, glitz and glamour at this New Year’s Eve party on the waterfront.
24 Kitchen Street
German DJ and producer Helena Hauff brings her intense sonic aesthetic to the city. Support comes from ASOK.
The award-winning ‘Jersey Boys’ tells the true life story of four boys who sold over 100 million records worldwide. It features hits including ‘Beggin’, ‘December 1963’ and ‘Can’t Take My Eyes Off You’.