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YORK BARBICAN Thursday 19th April! Lisa Stansfield will embark on an 2018 UK tour, and is hitting York Barbican 

SAT 21ST Queen Elizabeths Birthday

YORK BARBICAN Saturday 21 April 2018 BARENAKED LADIES. BNL have been together for nearly three decades, produced 15 studio albums which have collectively sold more than 14 million copies, won eight Juno Awards, earned multiple Grammy nominations, a U.S. chart-topping single (“One Week”) and the theme song to one of TV’s most popular shows, The Big Bang Theory.

YORK BARBICAN Sunday 22 April 2018 MARILLION  You may not have heard of Marillion but either directly or indirectly, you have almost certainly felt the influence of one of the UK music scene’s best-kept secrets

 

MON 23RD ST. GEORGES DAY.

GRAND OPERA HOUSE  Fri 20th Apr at 7:30pm Champions Of Magic

YORK BARBICAN Tuesday 24 April 2018 RUSSELL BRAND  SECOND DATE ADDED DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND! Following a series of sold-out preview shows in November and December 2016, Russell Brand announces a new stand-up tour of UK and Ireland.

GRAND OPERA HOUSE  Fri 27th Apr – Sat 5th May The Wizard Of Oz

YORK BARBICAN Friday 27 April 2018 MENOPAUSE THE MUSICAL  Starring Cheryl Fergison (EastEnders), Maureen Nolan (The Nolans), Rebecca Wheatley (Casualty) and Hilary O’Neil (ITV’s Copy Cats). Menopause the Musical is heading out on another UK wide tour. This hysterical show packed full of one-liners about night sweats, hot flushes and memory loss is backed by an instantly recognisable soundtrack of innuendo-laden versions of 60s, 70s and 80s pop classics.

YORK BARBICAN Monday 30 April 2018 DON McLEAN The legendary Don McLean returns to York Barbican for a second slice of American Pie.

MAY

YORK BARBICAN SAT 5TH THE WATERBOYS Now Out Of All This Blue, The Waterboys’ 12th and first double album is maybe the most brilliantly daring and accomplished reinvention of The Waterboys to date.

MONDAY 7TH  BANK HOLIDAY MAY DAY Celebrating the 1st Monday in May is an English tradition.

YORK BARBICAN MON 7TH  STRICTLY STARS ALJAZ & JANETTE ANNOUNCE REMEMBERING FRED TOUR FOR 2018 DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND!

YORK BARBICAN WED 9TH  CHRISTY MOORE  PLEASE NOTE – This show has an 8.00pm start with no support and no interval | One of the most compelling and inspirational musicians Ireland has ever seen, Christy Moore has a universal fan base and still continues to entertain; cementing him as an Irish icon.

YORK BARBICAN FRI 11TH AN EVENING WITH EDDIE HALL After winning Britain’s Strongest Man, Eddie starred in the hit documentary, Strong Man, on Netflix. He went on to win World’s Strongest Man this year, the first Brit for 24 years.

GRAND OPERA HOUSE  8TH – 12TH THE KITE RUNNER

 GRAND OPERA HOUSE  13TH JOE LYCETT I’M ABOUT TO LOOSE CONTROL

GRAND OPERA HOUSE 14TH-19TH THE PLAY THAT GOES WRONG 

YORK RACES MID SUMMER RACEDAY  FRI 15TH      MACMILLAN CHARITY RACEDAY SAT 16TH

The biggest charity meeting in Britain, simply attend to help raise money.

YORK RACES DANTE FESTIVAL    WED 16TH THURS 17TH FRI 18TH      York in May is a fantastic place to come racing, the season lies ahead and many star horses have risen to prominence on the Knavesmire over these three fantastic days. The Tattersalls Musidora and the Betfred Dante victors will be amongst favourites for the Classics.

YORK BARBICAN  FRI 18TH LAUGH OUT LOUD COMEDY CLUB

YORK BARBICAN SAT 19TH YORK GUILDHALL ORCHESTRA Shostakovich – Festive Overture Tchaikovsky – Violin Concerto (soloist: Jack Liebeck) Berlioz – Symphonie Fantastique

YORK BARBICAN  MON 21ST MARTI PELLOW One of our most loved pop icons, Marti Pellow will tour the UK in 2018 with “The Private Collection Tour”. The tour celebrates 30 years in the industry, including number 1’s and hit singles from his many albums as both a solo artist and with Wet Wet Wet.

GRAND OPERA HOUSE 22ND JOHN FINNEMORES FLYING VISIT 

GRAND OPERA HOUSE  23RD KISS TO HEAVEN SALLY MORGAN

GRAND OPERA HOUSE  24TH ABBA  MANIA

GRAND OPERA HOUSE  25TH BRIAN CONLEY

GRAND OPERA HOUSE  26TH TIM VINE  SUNSET MILK IDIOT

YORK RACES FIRST SATURDAY    SAT 26TH   Highlights include seasonal prize money of over £7.6million, award winning terraces and the most famous horses. Leaving you to create one of your first social highlights of the summer. There is betting excitement aplenty, notably in the valuable Spring Sprint and pattern race action.

SPRING BANK HOLIDAY WEEKEND SAT 26TH  SUN 27TH  MON 28TH

GRAND OPERA HOUSE  27TH THE MAGICAL MIND OF CORY CLAGGET

GRAND OPERA HOUSE  29TH -2ND JUNE SUMMER HOLIDAY THE MUSICAL, RAY QUINN & BOBBY CRUSH

YORK BARBICAN  THURS 31ST THE SHIRES The biggest selling UK country act of all time, The Shires, announce their highly anticipated third album ‘Accidentally on Purpose’, due for release on 20th April 2018 through Decca Records. The trailblazing duo will also be hitting the road this summer, performing their new music across the UK, including London’s Royal Albert Hall on 18th May.