Public want ‘a reason to stay’ in Liverpool’s Williamson Square

Respondents to a consultation on the future of Liverpool's Williamson Square say they "want a reason to stay” in the public space.A report updating the council’s cabinet on the progress of a regeneration vision for the square has identified possible ways to maximise its potential.According to the document, which will be discussed at the Cunard ... Read More...

Review: Sting’s musical ‘The Last Ship’

From the opening bars of the first song, it’s clear that ‘The Last Ship’ means business.A gripping tale punctuated with knockout tunes, Sting’s debut musical pulls no punches in its story of a Wallsend shipyard on the brink of extinction.Under the direction of iron-willed foreman Jackie White (Joe McGann) and beetroot-faced ... Read More...

What’s on in Liverpool 23 February – 18 March 2018 | Event listings

What's on in Liverpool February/March 2018 Event listings: 23 February – 18 March 2018 Words by Lawrence Saunders  February 23 February  Judie Tzuke The Epstein Theatre Best known for the 1979 hit ‘Stay With Me Till Dawn’, Judie Tzuke will perform old favourites and songs from her new album, combined with stories from across her life and ... Read More...

6 things to look forward to in Liverpool this winter

6 things to look forward to in Liverpool this winter Exhibition | China's First Emperor and the Terracotta Warriors 9 February - 28 October, World MuseumTipped as a highlight of the Liverpool 2018 celebrations, this landmark exhibition will bring together more than 180 artefacts from museums across North West China’s Shaanxi Province. More ... Read More...

Liverpool event guide: February – March 2018

Liverpool event guide: February - March 2018 February 3 February   Cheese Fest Mountford Hall Street food traders and artisan specialists will serve up some of the UK’s best cheeses alongside a bar and musical entertainment.4 February   Ezra Furman Arts Club The American songwriter performs a string of UK gigs to coincide with the release of his new album, ... Read More...

What’s on in Liverpool 17-30 November 2017 | Event listings

What’s on in Liverpool November 2017 Event listings: 17 November – 30 November 2017 Words by Natasha Young  17 November  John Piper  Tate Liverpool (until 18 March 2018) An exhibition highlighting the significant artist’s pivotal role in the development of modern art in Britain, as well as his transition from representation to abstraction.17-18 November  The Hartlepool Monkey  Unity ... Read More...

Call for young theatre hopefuls to apply for award-winning programme

Young theatre makers of the future could be given a real-life experience of working in the industry as an award-winning programme returns.Applications are now being accepted for the Young Everyman & Playhouse (YEP) Programme which helps develop aspiring actors, directors, technicians, producers, writers and marketers.The six-strand programme will begin in ... Read More...

What’s on in Liverpool: 7 – 20 April 2017

What's on in Liverpool Event listings for 7 - 20 April 2017 7 April - 14 May LOOK/17: Liverpool International Photography Festival Various venues A celebration of the city’s long-standing relationship with Hong Kong, with exhibitions taking place at venues including the Open Eye Gallery and Museum of Liverpool.8 April Liverpool Organic Brewery Tour Liverpool Organic Brewery An opportunity ... Read More...