What's On at 53two

At 53two we try to offer as diverse and exciting range of events as possible. These range from theatre productions, live music and quizzes, to corporate events, live podcasts, weddings, parties and more. 

We hold events both in the Bar area and the Theatre area. The buttons below will guide you to either listing. Our Live Music is every Thursday and alternates between Pianoke and guitarist Paul Hand. 

Above you will see a list of our upcoming events. Click on an image for more detail around them and a link to booking. Alternatively, check out the calendar opposite and search for a specific date.

 

If you have any questions about the events, please feel free to drop us a line. All events are fully accessible. Look out for specific listings for BSL interpreted events and events that also have Unwaged Tickets for sale. 

 
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Live Music from Paul Hand

Thursday 3rd & 17th February 2022

8:30pm

FREE ENTRY

Join Manchester legend Paul Hand as he entertains the masses with his acoustic guitar and dulcet tones, singing stripped back classics and awesome sing-along choons to tap your feet to... or belt out at the top of your voice.

 
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Dr. Q - Quiz Night
(BSL Interpreted)

2nd March 2022

(First Wednesday of every month)

7:30pm

£2 per head

He defeated The Governess on 'The Chase', made the 'Fifteen to One' grand final, came last on 'Supermarket Sweep'!

 

And now he writes questions for 'Mastermind'.

Join Dr. Q for a good time quiz at 53two on Wednesday 2nd March and the first Weds of every month.

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Pianoke!

10th February 2022

8:30pm-11:00pm

FREE ENTRY

It's like karaoke, but with a piano!

Pop along and give us your best rendition of 'Gold', 'Lady Gaga' or 'Madame Thénardier' and make yourself the master of our house.

Don't sing? Sit back and sample some of Manchester's finest singers.

 

Open Mic Night

28th February 2022

(Last Monday of every month)

8:30pm-11:00pm

FREE ENTRY - SIGN UP REQUIRED TO PERFORM

Are you the next Adele? Got the guitar skills of Ed Sheeran? Or maybe you've got the song writing genius of Elton John? Well 53two are providing you the platform to Showcase your talent with our incredible Open Mic Night.

Come along, bring your instrument (keyboard/PA/mics provided) and show us your stuff. You can perform solo or with a duo/trio, and you get up to 15 minutes a set. There's no pressure and the audiences are encouraged to be supportive & loving by our host so, if you've never done it before, this is your chance to give it a shot! If you've got new material, throw it our way. 

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If This Is Normal by Chatback Theatre

(BSL Interpreted)

26th-30th April 2022

7:30pm

The critically acclaimed play (★★★★ 'exceptional' The Scotsman) about teenagers crashing into the modern world comes to Manchester!

Suitable for ages 12+

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