The Commitments

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Opera House Manchester

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Mon 5 Jun - Sat 10 Jun 2023

  Tickets available from £13.00
subject to a transaction fee of £3.65
Musical
2 hours 15 minutes
incl. interval
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The Commitments is a fantastically feel good celebration of soul. Returning to tour the UK and Ireland 5 years after a phenomenally successful, record breaking run in London’s West End and subsequent sell-out tour. The Commitments is based on the BAFTA award-winning film classic.
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Opera House Manchester

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Mon 5 Jun - Sat 10 Jun 2023
3 Quay St, Manchester M3 3HP, UK
2 hours 15 minutes incl. interval
Mon - Sat at 19:30
Thu and Sat at 14:30 and 19:30
For group bookings of 10 or more:

Why go and see it?

A guaranteed fabulously-fun night out you will simply never forget.

The Commitments received universal critical acclaim following its London World Premiere and was quickly hailed as a smash hit musical sensation. With over 20 soul classics performed live on stage including: Night Train, Try A Little Tenderness, River Deep, Mountain High, In The Midnight Hour, Papa Was A Rolling Stone, Save Me, Mustang Sally, I Heard It Through The Grapevine, Thin Line Between Love and Hate, Reach Out, Uptight, Knock On Wood, I Can't Turn You Loose and more!

The Commitments musical has been adapted from the novel by Booker prize winning author Roddy Doyle himself and is directed by Caroline Jay Ranger.

A rip-roaring concert ... Gets the audience up on its feet
- London Evening Standard

Nights you don't want to miss

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What the critics say

The musical we've been waiting for. A sweet-soul, solid-gold, five-star blast - so good I almost wept.
- The Sunday Times
This hugely enjoyable show touches the sublime. Wonderfully funny.
- Daily Telegraph
A fabulous fun night out
- Daily Mail

Opera House Manchester

3 Quay St, Manchester M3 3HP, UK
Deansgate Station
Box office open on performance days only. Customers collecting tickets for a show can do so 90 minutes prior to a matinee performance, and 2 hours prior to an evening performance. The box office will close 15 minutes after the last performance starts.
Bars are situated on all levels of the theatre.
Avoid the queues and be our guest in the Ambassador lounge. Add some sparkle to your night out and enjoy a show with bespoke service.

Originally The New Theatre, it opened on Boxing Day, 1912. It went through several iterations, being renamed once before becoming the Opera House in 1920. It's also been used for different functions; as a cinema in WW2, then a bingo hall before reopening as a theatre again in 1984. Since, it has hosted magnificent shows like Barnum and Phantom of the Opera.

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Watch the trailer

Opera House Manchester

change
Mon 5 Jun - Sat 10 Jun 2023
3 Quay St, Manchester M3 3HP, UK
2 hours 15 minutes incl. interval
Mon - Sat at 19:30
Thu and Sat at 14:30 and 19:30
For group bookings of 10 or more: