Our guide to the best of Manchester's legendary nightlife
If you are staying at our Manchester hotel on a lesiure break take advantage of the vairety of events that are always taking place. Few cities can rival Manchester's lively mix of laid-back late-night bars and live music venues or its eclectic mix of dance, indie, pop and alternative clubs. Manchester's most popular clubs include:
Manchester's comedy scene has never been so good, with many venues to choose from and no shortage of quality acts.
Theatre is at the heart of Manchester's cultural scene. There are more than 15 theatres in the city. The Royal Exchange Theatre is alive with engaging mainstream theatre most nights, while The Palace and The Opera House host the big shows like Les Miserables and Miss Saigon, touring out of Manchester. Smaller venues cater for more contemporary productions.
You will find a number of multiplex cinemas across Manchester, with the AMC located conveniently in the town centre, along with the excellent independent cinema, the Cornerhouse.
Enjoy the diversity of music available in Manchester - jazz festivals, world music events, classical music and opera. The Bridgewater Hall is one of Britain's premier venues for classical music and opera. Manchester Opera House stages more mainstream productions such as Bizet's Carmen.
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