What's on at Waterside

What's on?
CANCELLED - Far Gone

CANCELLED - Far Gone

THU 22 APRIL '21

This event has been cancelled. We will be contacting ticket holders over the next few weeks to process refunds. Thank ...

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You Choose

You Choose

SAT 15 & SUN 16 MAY '21

This event is on hold. We will be contacting ticket holders over the next few weeks to process any reschedules ...

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IDAHOBIT FLAG RAISING

IDAHOBIT FLAG RAISING

MON 17 MAY

To coincide with IDAHOBIT (International day against homophobia, biphobia and transphobia) and the beginning of Pride in Trafford 2021, we’ll ...

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WE ARE SO COLLECTIVE

WE ARE SO COLLECTIVE

MON 17 MAY - SAT 31 JULY

From their individual creative spaces, artists from 154 Collective have created an exhibition celebrating what’s great about being connected, collective ...

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YOURS SINCERELY

YOURS SINCERELY

TUE 18 MAY

Based on real life correspondences; storytelling and lipsync cabaret collide in this queer coming-of-age comedy about the complications of 21st-century ...

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DISCO TEA PARTY

DISCO TEA PARTY

THU 20 MAY

Disco Tea Party is an interactive cabaret gameshow. Combining classic camp television gameshows, with drag queer cabaret, and social dancing ...

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LAUGH RIOT: COMEDY NIGHT

LAUGH RIOT: COMEDY NIGHT

FRI 21 MAY

Bringing you the very best in alternative comedy, this triple-headliner comedy night features, Paul Sinha, Jessica Fostekew and Josh Jones ...

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A MOMENT

A MOMENT

SAT 22 MAY

A MOMENT of connection between two male performers exploring a meeting, an encounter and a departure. Delicate and dynamic, A ...

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EMERGENCE DANCE TOUR ‘21

EMERGENCE DANCE TOUR ‘21

FRI 28 MAY

Created in the throes of lockdown, this vibrant dance troupe unleash their boundless energy and skilful precision upon the stage

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Comedysportz 4 Tots

Comedysportz 4 Tots

SAT 29 MAY

A show aimed at kids aged six and under from the team behind ComedySportz. Each show promises plenty of BIG ...

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Comedysportz

Comedysportz

SAT 29 MAY

You've seen football. You've seen tennis. But have you seen Comedy as a sport? Then you don't want to miss ...

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The Hard Way

The Hard Way

WED 2 JUN '21

A one-woman performance of live music and theatre by acclaimed singer and songwriter Louise Jordan, charting the rise of working-class ...

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Mr Stink at Walkden Gardens

Mr Stink at Walkden Gardens

SUN 13 JUN

You’re invited to celebrate Annabelle’s 10th birthday, hosted by everyone’s favourite MP candidate, Janet Crumb! (Almost) everyone is welcome… that ...

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Quentin Crisp: Naked Hope

Quentin Crisp: Naked Hope

FRI 25 JUN '21

From a conventional upbringing to global notoriety via The Naked Civil Servant, Quentin Crisp was one of the most memorable ...

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ComedySportz 4 Tots

ComedySportz 4 Tots

SAT 26 JUN

A show aimed at kids aged six and under from the team behind ComedySportz. Each show promises plenty of BIG ...

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ComedySportz

ComedySportz

SAT 26 JUN

You've seen football. You've seen tennis. But have you seen Comedy as a sport? Then you don't want to miss ...

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The Damned United

The Damned United

MON 5 JUL

The Damned United takes you inside the tortured mind of a genius slamming up against his limits, and brings to ...

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A Rock 'n' Roll Suicide!

A Rock 'n' Roll Suicide!

TUES 06 JULY '21

Ziggy Stardust takes us on a tragical Mystery Tour through the life of a nearly-was Rock star, Gypsy Lee Pistolero, ...

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George Egg: Movable Feast

George Egg: Movable Feast

FRI 16 JUL '21

Direct from the Edinburgh Fringe 2019 comes a BRAND NEW comedy-and-cooking show from the award-winning stand-up who makes real gourmet ...

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Comedysportz 4 Tots

Comedysportz 4 Tots

SAT 11 SEP

A show aimed at kids aged six and under from the team behind ComedySportz. Each show promises plenty of BIG ...

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Comedysportz

Comedysportz

SAT 11 SEP

You've seen football. You've seen tennis. But have you seen Comedy as a sport? Then you don't want to miss ...

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666 Comments

666 Comments

THU 16 SEP '21

Two performers. 57 Characters. 666 Comments. In October 2010 cartoonist Gabby Schulz posted a comic strip on his website. It ...

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Gary Stewart's Graceland

Gary Stewart's Graceland

FRI 17 SEP '21

Led by the legendary Gary Stewart and backed his incredible 7-piece band, this spectacular group of musicians come together to ...

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The Little Mermaid

The Little Mermaid

THU 30 SEP '21

Chantry Dance has been inspired by Hans Christian Andersen’s story of everyone's favourite mermaid, and given it a wonderful new ...

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Jazzie B

Jazzie B

SUN 3 OCT

Music. Fashion. Art. Jazzie B’s Soul II Soul became the biggest sound system in the world by redefining contemporary culture ...

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Kris Drever

Kris Drever

TUE 5 OCT

Kris Drever is a Scottish folk singer songwriter, who has won multiple awards including an incredible 7 BBC Radio 2 ...

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Ensonglopedia of Animals

Ensonglopedia of Animals

SUN 10 OCT '21

Twenty-six animal songs, one for each letter of the alphabet. Get to grips with fascinating facts about extraordinary echinoderms, distressed ...

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Florence

Florence

FRI 15 OCT '21

Florence Nightingale was a campaigner and reformer whose pioneering use of statistics called for government accountability and equal access to ...

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Jeremiah

Jeremiah

TUE 19 OCT

A raucous rebellious gig theatre show about a forgotten part of British history. On the 9th of June 1817, Jeremiah ...

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HARPY

HARPY

THU 21 OCT '21

National treasure Su Pollard gives a one-woman tour-de-force performance in this razor-sharp and bittersweet dark drama from Fringe First award ...

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Comedysportz 4 Tots

Comedysportz 4 Tots

SAT 23 OCT

A show aimed at kids aged six and under from the team behind ComedySportz. Each show promises plenty of BIG ...

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Comedysportz

Comedysportz

SAT 23 OCT

You've seen football. You've seen tennis. But have you seen Comedy as a sport? Then you don't want to miss ...

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The Gingerbread Man

The Gingerbread Man

TUE 26 - WED 27 OCT

The adventure of the deliciously smelling Gingerbread Man who finds his feet fast and sets off on the journey of ...

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Sophie

Sophie

THU 28 OCT

Sophie is a one-woman autobiographical play telling the story of Emily and her sister Sophie.

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The Snow Queen

The Snow Queen

SUN 7 NOV

Join Ballet Theatre UK in their beautiful re-telling of Hans Christian Andersen’s classic fairy tale ballet, The Snow Queen.

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Comedysportz 4 Tots

Comedysportz 4 Tots

SAT 20 NOV

A show aimed at kids aged six and under from the team behind ComedySportz. Each show promises plenty of BIG ...

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Comedysportz

Comedysportz

SAT 20 NOV

You've seen football. You've seen tennis. But have you seen Comedy as a sport? Then you don't want to miss ...

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The Not So Ugly Sisters

The Not So Ugly Sisters

WED 24 NOV 2021- SAT 1 JAN 2022

You’ve heard the fairytale, now here’s the whole hair-raising truth! Dolly rests on her broom counting the passers-by outside the ...

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Belshazzar's Feast

Belshazzar's Feast

THU 16 DEC '21

One of the best-loved duos in folk music, previous BBC Folk Awards Best Duo nominees Belshazzar’s Feast start with traditional ...

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Wilderland

Wilderland

MON 21 FEB '22

Selected from over a hundred entries from film-makers around the globe, Wilderland is back for its second year touring the ...

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Ireland the Show

Ireland the Show

WED 16 MAR '22

Following a debut sell out nationwide tour including Glasgow's Royal Concert Hall join an all star cast of Ireland’s most ...

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Dean Friedman

Dean Friedman

FRI 22 APR '22

Hailed by critics and fans alike as a one of the finest songwriters of his generation, Dean Friedman has achieved ...

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Rapunzel

Rapunzel

SAT 23 APRIL '22

A tangled musical adventure! Let your hair down in a brand-new adaptation of the popular fairy tale ‘RAPUNZEL’.

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