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Queen by Candlelight

at the Monastery

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August 10 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

From £22.50 From £22.50

A message from the producers of Tightrope Productions:

As it stands, this event has not been cancelled or rescheduled. We are awaiting further information from the government on any extensions of the lockdown period. If we are unable to proceed with this event, we will reschedule to a later date and we will be in touch with you no later than Friday 24th April.

Thank you for your patience during this difficult time. We are a small company and your your support and understanding is greatly appreciated. We along with the Monastery Manchester will do everything within our power to ensure that you are able to attend this event, whether it be on the original date or the future.

For more information, please contact the organiser directly on or


‘Organised Fun’ proudly presents ‘Queen by Candelelight’ at The Monastery, Manchester.


Join us for an incredible night of Queen Anthems, performed in the beautiful Monastery, Manchester by candlelight.

Featuring a live cast of West End singers, accompanied by an incredible live rock band and the 40-strong Manchester Show Choir, experience Queen as you have never heard them before.

The concert will feature some of the most iconic songs of all time including Bohemian Rhapsody, It’s a Kind of Magic, We Are The Champions, Who Wants to Live Forever and many more!!

The Show Must Go On! So join us for this unforgettable experience guaranteed to ROCK YOU!

Band A Tickets are in the block of seating in front of the stage.

Band B Tickets are in the second block of seating from the stage.

Band C are the third block of seating from the stage.

All seating is general admission and seats will be allocated on a first come first served basis on the evening, within the block that you have purchased tickets for.

A fully licensed bar will be open for the duration of the event.

Doors open at 6.45pm.



August 10
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
From £22.50
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August 10 2020 7:30 PM—10:00 PM / From £22.50

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