Huddersfield Town Hall is a Grade II listed building in the heart of Huddersfield. The building was designed by John Henry Abbey in the Classical style. Then Princess, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh visited the town hall and waved to the crowd from the balcony on 26 July 1949. As iconic as its history, it also houses a spectacular concert hall that can hold up to 1,200 people and hosts numerous top-quality events throughout the year.
If a trip to Huddersfield is on your card, then don’t miss the following events happening at the town hall:
1999 The Ultimate Prince Experience
6 Sept | Tickets from £27
Immerse yourself in a captivating stage show that honours and pays tribute to the unparalleled genius, innovation, and magnificence of the legendary Prince. This extraordinary live experience is a heartfelt homage to one of the most remarkable musical trailblazers of our era. The incredibly talented Dale Ray takes centre stage, delivering dedicated live performances where he showcases his mastery across vocals, guitars, and piano.
Grade with Live Soundtrack + Anna Meredith Q&A
6 Oct | Tickets from £10
Witness the screening of comedian and internet star Bo Burnham’s inaugural 2018 full-length movie “Eighth Grade,” accompanied by a live rendition of its soundtrack. The event will also feature an interactive session with composer Anna Meredith, recognized by Pitchfork as a trailblazing intellect in contemporary British music.
Brass and Voices
7 Oct | Tickets from £12.50
In celebration of the Kirklees Year of Music, the New Mill Male Voice Choir, Hepworth Band, and Denby Dale Ladies Choir are joining forces to present a captivating event filled with a harmonious blend of voices and brass instruments. This special evening will spotlight the remarkable talents within the Holme Valley and Denby Dale local communities.
A Beautiful Noise Show
20 Oct | Tickets from £25.50
Originating in the heart of London’s West End, this globally renowned performance honours the musical legacy of Neil Diamond. Encompassing his chart-toppers crafted during his tenure at the Brill Building, his iconic Jazz Singer album, and numerous unforgettable live shows, Neil Diamond stands tall as a musical luminary, boasting a remarkable career marked by the sale of over 130 million albums. Distinguished by its sole spotlight, the show features the exceptional Fisher Stevens, widely acclaimed as one of the most exceptional impersonators of Neil Diamond to ever grace the stage.
MANIA: The ABBA Tribute
3 Nov | Tickets from £24
Hailing directly from the West End of London, MANIA stands acclaimed as the foremost ABBA tribute show globally. This exceptional concert serves as a reverent and delightful homage to ABBA’s music, rekindling the nostalgia from the era when ABBA dominated the radio waves. MANIA offers both longtime enthusiasts and new admirers an unforgettable evening that is truly unmissable. Whether you seek a reason to celebrate, reminisce, or purely be enthralled, MANIA: the ABBA tribute stands as the perfect show to fulfil your desires!
G4 Christmas 2023
2 Dec | Tickets from £25
Experience the magic of the holiday season with Jonathan, Lewis, Mike, and Duncan as they take you on a nostalgic journey through their musical memories from childhood. Immerse yourself in a collection of 30 enchanting performances set in picturesque venues. The show will feature beloved timeless melodies like “When A Child Is Born,” “Silent Night,” and “All I Want For Christmas,” alongside delightful medleys that capture the true essence of Christmas. All of this will be presented flawlessly in the breathtaking ambience of one of the UK’s most iconic historical venues.
MichaelⓇ Starring Ben
13 Jan 2024 | Tickets from £25
Embark on a journey through time to commemorate Michael Jackson – his persona, his music, and his enchantment. Experience MichaelⓇ Starring Ben, a sensational theatrical production spotlighting the premier UK tribute artist to Michael Jackson, Ben Bowman. Beyond his striking resemblance and vocal prowess mirroring the King of Pop, Bowman has meticulously perfected his performance to the point where audiences authentically perceive the presence of Michael Jackson himself. The spectacle incorporates a live band, captivating ensembles, and the artist’s emblematic dance sequences.
To book tickets and learn more about these events, visit Huddersfield Town Hall Website.
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