Today, Friday 14th September, is a special day in Blackburn Empire Theatre’s history. Today in 1998, we started the 20-Year Dream appeal.
Join us at Blackburn Empire Theatre this October for a celebration of Roy Orbison’s musical legacy!
The stage adaptation of the television programme takes its source, primarily, from the first two series of the show, aired between 1994 and 1998.
This September, a premier tribute to the legendary Freddie Mercury heads to Blackburn Empire Theatre, performing with a live Queen tribute band and professional Brian May tribute, Craig Farley.
Join comedy double act Joe Fiffen and Jerry Faffen this September at Blackburn Empire for No More Fiffing and Faffing and their last night in show business!
This September, a jaw dropping tribute to Michael Jackson heads to Blackburn Empire Theatre!
Blackburn Gilbert & Sullivan Society presents: The Little Shop of Horrors at Blackburn Empire Theatre
With music by the legendary Alan Menken best known for his numerous Walt Disney film scores, Little Shop of Horrors is a cult film and one of the longest running off-Broadway shows of all time.
This September, a unique tribute to Pink Floyd, Pinked Floyd, are heading to Blackburn Empire Theatre.
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame members, The Drifters are the longest running singing group in pop history still performing live, having enjoyed over 50 hits worldwide.
Studio63 Productions invite you to fall down the rabbit hole and join them for the magical adventures of Alice in Wonderland.
It’s now or never to see one of the best tributes to Elvis Presley in the world. Paul Molloy will be serenading audiences at Blackburn Empire Theatre back to the era of rock and roll this August.
It is with great sadness that we have to report the death of one of our most popular volunteers Ray Galatola, who passed away on Wednesday the 16th of May
Three ‘past their sell by date’ ladies start up a telephone dirty sex chat line that really cleans up!
A fun filled afternoon for all the family is set to march to The Blackburn Empire Theatre this June.
This June, Blackburn Empire Theatre welcomes the legendary Grimethorpe Colliery Band.
The iconic voice of Karen Carpenter and the magical music of The Carpenters comes to Blackburn Empire Theatre this June.
Spiritual medium Derek Acorah will bring his new ‘Love, Life, Laughter Tour’ to Blackburn Empire Theatre this May.
Lovers of innuendo, British humour and seekers of laughs – look no further than this uproarious stage show.
A high energy, dark comedy by Debbie Issit, writer of the hugely popular feature film Nativity, comes to Blackburn Empire Theatre this spring.
Whistle Down the Wind, the incredibly powerful musical by Andrew Lloyd Webber, comes to Blackburn Empire Theatre this April.
This April, The Houghton Weavers bring their unique blend of popular folk music and humour Blackburn Empire Theatre. Their experience, together with their style and professionalism, ensures they will always Keep Folk Smiling.
Following the recent revival of one of the most popular and iconic entertainers of the last 40 years, Blackburn Empire Theatre are proud to present an affectionate tribute to the force of nature that is Meat Loaf this April.
One of the finest tributes to Queen, Magic A Kind of Queen, are back to perform all the greatest hits of one of the world’s biggest ever rock bands at Blackburn Empire Theatre this April.
Starring ‘The voice of Neil Diamond’, Brooklyn Creed and The Salvation Band, the show is a breath-taking musical celebration of the life of a boy from Brooklyn who made it big.
The New Jersey Boys takes you back to a magical time when four boys from the wrong side of the tracks in New Jersey, USA invented their own unique sound and became one of the most successful bands of all time.
Mark’s Sideshow Tricks has wowed audiences in over 40 countries, as well as the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and the Orient Express! He’s also a regular performer at the World-Famous Magic Castle in Hollywood!