What’s on in Liverpool
Event listings for 21 April – 4 May 2017
21 April – 20 May
The Lonesome West
‘In Bruges’ filmmaker Martin McDonagh brings his darkly comic play about the shocking and murderous goings-on in the Western Ireland town of Leenane to Liverpool.
Night of Championship Boxing
Echo Arena Liverpool
St Helens fighter Martin Murray takes on Gabe Rosado at the riverside venue in what promises to be a fierce contest between two heavy hitters.
Chris De Burgh
The ‘Lady in Red’ artist heads to the city to perform on stage ahead of the release of his 26th studio album ‘A Better World’.
Palm House Family Fun Day
A family activity day in the park to mark St George’s Day, with music, fun and laughter on the bill.
Mindhorn with Q&A
A chance to see the off-the-wall comedy on the big screen, followed by a question and answer session with the film’s writers and stars Julian Barratt and Simon Farnaby.
Made in Dagenham
Second year acting students from the Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts tackle the heartfelt comedy about the working class women of the Dagenham Ford factory.
29 April – 1 May
Birkenhead Park Festival
A three-day celebration where everything from arts and crafts to live music will be on offer, along with food and drink from around the world and interactive workshops for all the family.
British-Guyanese novelist Fred D’Aguiar will hold a talk and writing workshop for first-timers and seasoned pros as part of the month-long Writing on the Wall Festival.
The MOBO Award-winning rapper will perform tracks from his forthcoming debut album ‘Common Sense’.