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Hope and Social are renowned for making every gig an event; a band who...
Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer Nominee 2018, Sindhu Vee comes to The Met with her critically acclaimed and Edinburgh Fringe sell-out show, Sandhog.
Prince tribute EndorphinMachine are a nine-piece band dedicated to one of the most talented artists and astonishing live performers the world has seen.
A brand new Bury Cine Society show featuring footage not seen since the 1970s and fresh material recorded in the last eighteen months.
Karen Matheson is best known as the lead singer of internationally-renowned Celtic supergroup Capercaillie.
The Houghton Weavers have been entertaining folk now for over forty three years with their unique blend of popular folk music, humour and audience participation.
Broadcasting legend Mike Sweeney and his Manchester Beat take to the stage in a show packed with '60s classics.
Sam Carter is a brilliant guitarist and songwriter who combines the observational with social comment and personal reflection.
Street Shakers Dance, Sports and Fitness Clubs present a night of performances.
The Lindisfarne Story is an affectionate and enthusiastic celebration of one of the UK's most original and successful groups.
Jim Cartwright revisits the scene of Two, his classic play about life in a northern pub. Time may have passed but the pub is still standing - just.
Featuring Chris Leworthy, Noel James and Jack Carrol.
“He’s got two Dads, my lad. One’s black. That makes him black. I suppose.” A punchy and poetic exploration of family, race, identity and love.
Two critically acclaimed folk and roots artists collaborate on songwriting for the first time.
Singer songwriter Tom Russell returns to The Met with his new album.
Rescheduled from March 8. Emily and Hazel Askew are known as two of the foremost performers and interpreters of English folk music.
Canadian folk-pop featuring perfect harmonies and pure pop melodies.
PADOS Theatre Group present Chicago - the longest running American musical in Broadway history.
Eleanor McEvoy is one of Irish music's biggest stars. Her song Only A Woman’s Heart was the title track of the best-selling Irish album in Irish history.
The Met’s community jazz orchestra, led by acclaimed saxophonist Munch Manship, perform a highly seasoned mix of the best foot-tapping jazz.
An exciting competition for young musical theatre performers.
Join Bury Pride's first ever Rainbow Train on a trip from Bury to Rawtenstall and back. With music from Jess Kemp and Miss Vivienne Lynsey.
Mary Coughlan is one of Ireland’s greatest female jazz and blues singers.
Three years ago, James met the love of his life. A year ago, they broke up... A hilarious, heart-lifting story from one of the UK’s most acclaimed storytellers.
A brand new interactive musical show for all the family where YOU CHOOSE what happens, based on the book by Pippa Goodhart and Nick Sharratt.
Glasgow based folk-singer, songwriter and ukulele player Claire Hastings performs material from her much-awaited second album Those Who Roam, featuring songs under the theme of journeys.
Singer-songwriter Nick Heyward comes to The Met with an intimate acoustic show, featuring hits from Haircut 100 to today.
Grace Petrie’s unique takes on life, love and politics, and the warmth and wit with which they are delivered, have won over an army of loyal fans.
An evening of powerful, poignant and hilarious songs about the ordinary and extraordinary lives we share.
This event has been re-scheduled to October 17.
Elephants, as everyone knows, are big, have trunks, and are grey. But Elmer is a patchwork of brilliant colours... Ages 1+.
G2 perform classic 1970's Genesis from the 'Seconds Out' era and earlier Gabriel years.
In this concert children from Bury perform material inspired by Bizet's opera Carmen.
Inspired by his violin, carved but never finished by Richard Howard in 1915, Sam Sweeney has created a live show and album of instrumental music inspired by the Great War.
Featuring Patrick Monahan and Headline act TBA
James Grant is one of the most renowned and respected performers Scotland has ever produced.
The hit stage show starring dinosaur aficionado Dr Ben Garrod. Get ready to go on an exciting pre-historic adventure as Ben talks you through the deadliest predators that ever roamed the planet.
A two hour journey through your favourite Eagles songs from their first beginnings to their final album.
Featuring some of the most iconic songs from shows such as The Greatest Showman, Disney Classics, Moulin Rouge, A Star is Born and more.
This special show will see Heather performing old tracks as never been seen before and fresh material from new album Hey Mayhem.
Nidd are a trio of young musicians from Lancashire, Cumbria and Yorkshire. Part of Big Whistle Festival 2019.
An electrifying mix of original virtuosic instrumentals, haunting melodies, vivid storytelling and their unique take on old and new folk songs. Part of Big Whistle Festival 2019.
In this interview with Phil Brown, Michael Walsh journeys from learning the whistle in the ’70s to his research on Asturian folk music. Part of Big Whistle Festival 2019.
The band is steeped in the Irish tradition and exude an enthusiasm which is constantly shared by audience members wherever they perform. Part of Big Whistle Festival 2019.
Their career trajectory in the relatively short time they have been together has been nothing less than sensational. Acclaim commenced with the coveted BBC Radio 2 Young Folk Award in 2015. Part...
A Peatbog Faeries gig is an unforgettable experience that invariably results in euphoric audience response. Part of Big Whistle Festival 2019.
Breakfast chat, stories and music with a Peatbog Faeries legend; Peter Morrison. Part of Big Whistle Festival 2019.
Fara's music combines the unique fiddle tradition of the Orkney islands with contemporary and original songs and tunes. Part of Big Whistle Festival 2019.
Jenn Butterworth and Laura-Beth Salter have each been a presence on the UK folk scene for a number of years and now they're back for Big Whistle Festival 2019!
In this first of four Kaleidoscope Music Memes shows Luke Daniels is joined by South African cellist Abel Selaocoe. Part of Big Whistle Festival 2019.
Flook's music features precise acoustic grooves and soaring improvisation, all topped off with impeccable stage presentation. Part of Big Whistle Festival 2019.
Uplifting, anthemic tunes punctuate stories and conversation, shedding light on mental health with self-deprecating honesty and dark humour.
A Celebration of Cilla Black and The Beatles.
Featuring the guitars of Al Haynes and Tom Attah, the jaw-dropping voice of Kyla Brox and the harmonica of Mat Walklate.
Join us for a day of musical inspiration for all ages, with free drop-in...
For ages 3-36 months. Offering parents and guardians the opportunity to learn and play...
For adults of all ages and abilities. Learn to play this accessible, fun and...
Supporting those with Dementia, Alzheimer’s or memory loss and their carers or supporters. Memory...
Learn to play a range of tuned/untuned percussion instruments; djembe, samba, steel pans, marimba and more!
The ALFA Metzo Junior Choir is a choir with a difference for ages 7-12...
A choir for adults with some, little or no prior experience of choral singing. The group will be singing a range of genres and styles including contemporary, gospel, jazz, soul and music...
The Met’s youth theatre is available in two sessions. Discover – Sessions 4.30pm-5.30pm For...
Workshop. Take an exotic break in the comfort of The Met, working on African tunes collected by Eliza that suit the characteristics of the whistle. Part of Big Whistle Festival 2019.
Workshop. Get started on one of the most simple yet endearing of all instruments – the old tin whistle. Part of Big Whistle Festival 2019.
Workshop for ages 7-16. Learn about the whistle and other traditional instruments from the students of One Education Music. Part of Big Whistle Festival 2019.
Workshop. Accessible tunes to play with others. Part of Big Whistle Festival 2019.
Workshop. A world class whistle workshop with Flook’s Brian Finnegan. Part of Big Whistle Festival 2019.
Led by The Met’s professional Recording Studio Manager, this course teaches techniques and skills for studio sound recording.