Barry Steele & Friends – The Roy Orbison Story

Blackburn Empire Theatre Aqueduct Road, Blackburn, United Kingdom

Barry Steele and Friends - If you want the real deal the name on the ticket is Barry Steele. Barry Steele and a fabulous cast of musicians and singers will take you on a musical journey from 'The Black and White Night' right through to The Traveling Wilburys. They promise they’ll have you dancing in […]

Whole Lotta Shakin’ – The Shakin’ Stevens Story

Blackburn Empire Theatre Aqueduct Road, Blackburn, United Kingdom

The Award Winning tribute to the UK's biggest selling singles artist of the 1980's - WHOLE LOTTA SHAKIN'- THE SHAKIN' STEVENS STORY is a nostalgic celebration, jam packed with feel-good Rock 'n' Roll! Performing as Shakin' Stevens, West End star Rebel Dean will guide you through a full audio-visual spectacular with his live band, including […]

The Stadium Rock Experience

Blackburn Empire Theatre Aqueduct Road, Blackburn, United Kingdom

Prepare to be captivated by an extraordinary audio and visual phenomenon as the highly acclaimed Trigger makes their grand debut at the Blackburn Empire Theatre. Brace yourself for an unrivalled journey into the heart of rock 'n' roll, where sheer talent, passion, and the magic of the stage converge to create an unforgettable night of […]

Nearly Elton – The Ultimate Tribute Show to Elton John

Blackburn Empire Theatre Aqueduct Road, Blackburn, United Kingdom

Experience the ultimate Elton John tribute Concert . Nearly Elton is a stunning celebration of the music and life of one of the greatest showmen of our time. Starring Lee Brady as Elton and an outstanding full live band. This phenomenal production is an exciting, heartfelt concert that has been described as “a powerhouse performance […]

The Magic of Science

Blackburn Empire Theatre Aqueduct Road, Blackburn, United Kingdom

This is your opportunity to surround yourself with the mystery of magic, cleverly fused with wondrous and miraculous feats of science. Hold on to your seats as the Empire Theatre is transformed into a real-life science laboratory and lots of unbelievable "how did they do that!" moments. Experience non-stop action-packed interactive magical science experiments that […]

A Beautiful Noise – Neil Diamond Tribute

Blackburn Empire Theatre Aqueduct Road, Blackburn, United Kingdom

From London's West End, this internationally acclaimed production celebrates the music of Neil Diamond. From the hits he penned during his time in the Brill Building, to the Jazz Singer and countless live concerts, Neil Diamond is a musical icon, selling over 130 million albums throughout his exceptional career. This is the only show starring […]

Strong Enough – The Ultimate Tribute to Cher

Blackburn Empire Theatre Aqueduct Road, Blackburn, United Kingdom

Get ready for an unforgettable evening, celebrating the global superstar and great female icon that is Cher. Featuring all of the classic hits including Turn Back Time, I Found Someone, Believe, Strong Enough, Gypsies Tramps and thieves, her modern Abba remixes and many more. This is one show-stopping dazzling extravaganza you do not want to […]

Absolute Reggae

Blackburn Empire Theatre Aqueduct Road, Blackburn, United Kingdom

The music that has filled the airwaves since the 1970s is brought to life on stage with the Absolute Reggae show. This high energy show with a 10 piece band, includes a 3 piece horn section and 4 vocalists. The Absolute Reggae show will have you singing along to great Reggae songs from Bob Marley, […]

Something About George

Blackburn Empire Theatre Aqueduct Road, Blackburn, United Kingdom

Something About George – The George Harrison Story is a musical biopic tribute about the so-called “quiet” Beatle is back following it’s hugely successful 2023 tour which celebrated what would have been George’s 80th birthday. "All Things Must Pass", they say. Well, George Harrison’s name will live on forever. From the creators of Something About […]

The Adult Panto: Beauty and the Big Beast

Blackburn Empire Theatre Aqueduct Road, Blackburn, United Kingdom

Celebrating 20 years on the road, the Market Theatre Company are here to corrupt another classic fairy tale beyond recognition. Can the fearless company of just 3 actors hold it all together and pull off their very own adult version of Beauty and the Beast using a minimum of set props and costume? Get ready […]

Dirty Dusting

Blackburn Empire Theatre Aqueduct Road, Blackburn, United Kingdom

THIS IS AN EVENING OF PURE THEATRICAL VIAGRA Our 2024 production stars Crissy Rock (Benidorm) and Leah Bell (Stage Award Winner): Vanessa Karon and Paul Dunn. Gladys, Olive and Elsie are three “vintage style” cleaning ladies who, threatened with redundancy, chance on an ‘unconventional’ way of earning some extra cash. A wrong number requiring a […]

Thank Abba for the Music

Blackburn Empire Theatre Aqueduct Road, Blackburn, United Kingdom

Grab your platforms and flares for a journey back in time to when ABBA dominated the charts and ruled the airwaves! Thank ABBA For The Music is a two-hour theatre spectacular that captures all of the magic and excitement of one of pop history’s most successful and entertaining live bands. Featuring all of ABBA’s greatest […]