The Blackburn Empire Theatre has launched a new online booking system for accessible seats and essential companion tickets. The system is designed to make it easier for customers with disabilities to book tickets to see shows at the theatre.
We are delighted to announce that our exceptional team of BEST (Blackburn Empire Support Team) volunteers has been named runners-up in the Culture, Leisure & Sporting Life Award category at the recent Blackburn & Darwen CVS Community Volunteers Awards 2023.
The Blackburn Empire Theatre is pleased to announce its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Thursday, October 26th at 6:00pm
The Blackburn Empire Theatre is thrilled to announce the official launch of its Christmas pantomime, Beauty and the Beast
Get ready for an exclusive glimpse behind the curtains and a chance to be a part of something big!
Crown Paints in Darwen has made a colourful donation to local charity, Blackburn Empire Theatre, to help give the spaces in the theatre a fresh new look.
Blackburn Empire Theatre is delighted to announce the appointment of Mark Sears as a Trustee and Board Member of the charity.
Netflix and Eastenders Star Cheryl Fergison Leads Hilarious Comedy Cast in “Mum’s the Word”
Brace yourselves for a hilarious and thrilling one-man stand-up show as Clinton Baptiste, the renowned clairvoyant medium psychic from Peter Kay’s ‘Phoenix Nights,’ takes the stage at Blackburn Empire Theatre.
Blackburn Empire Theatre is thrilled to announce that 90s pop sensation “Lolly” will be taking on the role of the Enchantress in Tom Rolfe’s production of Beauty and the Beast this Christmas.
This high-energy tribute show celebrates the music of one of the greatest rock icons of all time – Meat Loaf.
Blackburn Drama Club return with a new production to their home stage at The Blackburn Empire Theatre from Wednesday 17 May to Saturday 20 May 2023.
Blackburn Empire Theatre mourns the loss of their greatest Champion, Campaigner, Chairman and Friend
It is with the greatest sadness that we announce the passing of our Theatre Chairman, Michael Berry
THE YOUNGSTERS at Derian House had a ball when they were visited by two groups of special guests just in time for Christmas.
This weekend, the Blackburn Empire is delighted to welcome veterans and their families who are supported by the Charity Blesma.
We were thrilled to be asked to be featured on BBC Breakfast this week, when Nina Warhurst joined us to do several outside broadcasts from the theatre.
The cast of the brand-new production of Cinderella at Blackburn Empire Theatre officially launched their Pantomime with a visit to Blackburn Town Centre this weekend.
The cast of this year’s brand-new production of Cinderella at Blackburn’s Empire Theatre has been revealed.
Star of stage and screen, Linda Lusardi, has been revealed as one of the stars in this year’s pantomime at the Blackburn Empire Theatre.
With more sparkle, more music and more fun, Blackburn Empire Theatre has revealed plans for their 2022 pantomime, Cinderella.
We’ve partnered with Booking Protect to offer customers the world’s most flexible and comprehensive refund protection cover.
The Blackburn Empire Theatre has thanked over 100 supporters who have helped to raise over £6,000 to enable the theatre to make vital improvements before it opens again later this year.