Event Calendar

Tyson Fury vs Alexander Ustinov

Dereck Chisora has been forced to withdraw from his showdown against Tyson Fury this Saturday after suffering a fractured left hand. Tyson Fury will now fight Alexander Ustinov - the 6ft 7½in, 22s, giant who broke Chisora's hand. Find out more about his new opponent here. Doors open 4pm with full undercard from 4.05pm. 

 

An Evening With Sylvester Stallone

For one night only, spend an evening with Hollywood actor, writer and director Sylvester Stallone here at Phones 4u Arena. Tickets for the Friday 1 August event are on sale now, priced from £45.00. From his breakthrough film Rocky to his latest blockbuster movie franchise The Expendables, Sylvester Stallone has established himself as one of the most popular and successful movie stars of all time. This special event provides a once in a lifetime opportunity to hear tales from his life and career as he is interviewed on stage by Hollywood journalist Sandro Monetti

£45.00 - £1,500.00
Ant & Dec's Takeaway On Tour
Fri 15 & Sat 16 August

Ant & Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway On Tour (sponsored by Morrisons) will feature special guests, including former Pussycat Doll Ashley Roberts and Irish dance phenomenon RIVERDANCE. Plus YOU could be part of the show! Prizes, including a brand new Suzuki Swift car and First Choice all inclusive holiday, to be won at EVERY SINGLE SHOW! Sponsored by Morrisons. (For full terms and conditions about the giveaways see itv.com/takeawayontour)*.  More celebrity guests announced! Find out more

Pharrell Williams
Tue 9 September

Happy mega-star Pharrell Williams will open his Dear G I R L European tour at Phones 4u Arena Manchester this September – his only show in the north of the UK this year. Tickets for the Tuesday 9 September are on sale now, priced from £35.00. Alongside tracks from his latest hit album G I R L the US singer-songwriter, rapper, record producer and fashion designer will be performing tracks from 2006’s debut In My Mind. Support comes from Foxes.

 

Kylie
Fri 26 September

Kylie – the biggest selling solo artist in the history of Phones 4u Arena – returns to the city she says “has always welcomed me so much” to showcase tracks from her brand new album Kiss Me Once. Tickets for the Friday 26 September show are on sale now, priced from £40.00 - £80.00.

James Taylor
Tue 30 September

US singer-songwriter James Taylor returns to Phones 4u Arena on Tuesday 30 September to perform tracks from his forty-plus year back catalogue. Performing at the Arena for the first time since 2011, Taylor’s return will see him showcase tracks from his as-yet-untitled latest album, alongside hits from his genre-defining albums including Fire And Rain, How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You), Mexico, Something In The Way She Moves and the number one hit single You’ve Got A Friend. 

Lee Evans
Thu 9 - Sun 12 October

Comedian Lee Evans returns to Phones 4u Arena in October with his brand new tour Monsters. Wired and Wonderful was huge… XL was big… Big was even bigger… Roadrunner was record breaking… and now the legendary Lee Evans embarks on his most ambitious tour to date. Monsters is Lee's amazing new show with over 50 nights in the biggest arenas in the country. 

Disney On Ice Celebrates 100 Years of Magic

Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse and their friends from Disney’s Mulan, The Lion King and Pinocchio and Disney/Pixar’s Finding Nemo, The Incredibles and Toy Story take to the ice this October for a grand celebration in Disney On Ice celebrates 100 Years of Magic. Tickets for the Phones 4u Arena shows on Wednesday 15 – Sunday 19 October are on sale now priced from only £14.00.

Lady Gaga
Tue 21 October

Lady Gaga will bring her spectacular artRave: The ARTPOP Ball to Phones 4u Arena this autumn – her only show in the north of England this year. In this brand new tour for 2014, Lady Gaga will perform tracks from her latest album ARTPOP as well as hits from Born This Way, The Fame and The Fame Monster including Pokerface, Paparazzi, Bad Romance and Marry The Night. A limited number of produciton seats have been released for this show. Book now, while you still can. 

 

Caro Emerald
Thu 23 October

Chart-topping Caro Emerald will make her Phones 4u Arena debut this autumn as part of ‘The Shocking Miss Emerald’ 2014 UK tour. The Dutch-born singer will be performing tracks from her first two albums, 2010’s Deleted Scenes from the Cutting Room Floor and last summer’s number one The Shocking Miss Emerald. Please note, show rescheduled from spring date, orginal tickets remain valid.

 

Il Divo - A Musical Affair

Il Divo will bring Il Divo – A Musical Affair: The Greatest Songs of Broadway Live to Phones 4u Arena. The record-breaking classical crossover group return to Manchester to perform tracks from their latest album A Musical Affair - the quartet’s first compilation of songs inspired by Broadway shows including Phantom of the Opera, Carousel and West Side Story. Joining Il Divo will be Lea Salonga, the award winning singer and actress best known for her Tony & Olivier Award winning role in Miss Saigon.

The Big Reunion Boy Band Tour

Following the success of The Big Reunion TV series and arena tour, the show is back at Phones 4u Arena as The Big Reunion Boy Band Tour reunites all seven boy bands from both series Five, Blue and 911 will be joined on stage in Manchester by A1, Damage, 3T and the recently formed 5th Story featuring Gareth Gates, Dane Bowers, Adam Rickitt, Kavana and Kenzie. Tickets for the Sunday 26 October show are on sale now, priced £27.50 & £45.00. 

Ed Sheeran
Mon 27 & Tue 28 October

Ed Sheeran will return to the UK for his first headline tour since autumn 2012. The award winning singer songwriter will perform at Phones 4u Arena on Monday 27 & Tuesday 28 October. Sheeran will be showcasing tracks from his as-yet-untitled second album alongside hits The A Team, You Need Me, I Don't Need You and his most recent single, I See Fire, from the new Hobbit film. Support comes from Saint Raymond, aka 18 year old Nottingham-born Callum Burrows.

Black Stone Cherry
Fri 31 October

Southern rockers Black Stone Cherry return to Phones 4u Arena this autumn as part of their maiden headline UK arena tour. The Kentucky four piece will be performing songs from their brand new album Magic Mountain alongside hits from their first three albums Folklore and Superstition, Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea and 2006’s self-titled debut. Joining Black Stone Cherry in Manchester will be very special guests Aussie rabble-rousers Airbourne and Roadrunner labelmates Theory Of A Deadman

Paolo Nutini
Thurs 6 November

Scottish singer songwriter Paolo Nutini will end his UK tour at Phones 4u Arena this autumn. Tickets for the Thursday 6 November show are on sale now, priced at £35.00. His most recent album, Caustic Love, was released in April 2014 and went straight in at number one, quickly reaching platinum status. It has received rave reviews, with The Independent describing it as “a deep soul masterpiece” and The Times hailing it as “his best album to date”. His autumn tour will showcase tracks from Caustic Love, alongside earlier hits including Coming up Easy, Candy and 10/10.  

 

WWE Live
Sat 8 November

WWE have announced that its unique brand of action packed entertainment is returning to Phones 4u Arena this autumn. Tickets for the Saturday 8 November Manchester show are on sale now. Fans will be able to see their favourite WWE Superstars and Divas all under one roof including John Cena, United States Champion Sheamus, Demon Kane, Intercontinental Champion Bad News Barrett and Rusev* Don’t miss out - get your ticket to an incredible night of action packed entertainment! *Line-up subject to change. 

John Bishop: Supersonic
Fri 14 - Sun 16 November

Comedian John Bishop has added a third Phones 4u Arena show for 2014 as part of his brand new live tour Supersonic. After taking 18 months off to write his autobiography, John Bishop returns to Manchester for three 2014 shows - his first new dates since his sold-out Rollercoaster tour. Suitable for 14+ years only. 

Linkin Park
Sat 22 November

Nu metal giants Linkin Park return to Phones 4u Arena Manchester for one of only two UK shows this year. Tickets for the Saturday 22 November concert are on sale now, priced from £43.50 (includes a £1.00 charity donation to Music For Relief). Returning to the Manchester venue for the first time in over four years, the Californian six-piece will be showcasing tracks from their latest album The Hunting Party. Support from Of Mice & Men. The Hunting Party Tour Premium Ticket Packages available here

Bryan Adams
Sun 23 November

Bryan Adams returns to Phones 4u Arena this November to celebrate the 30th anniversary of his classic album Reckless. Tickets for the Sunday 23 November show are on sale now, priced £39.50. Returning to the Manchester venue for the first time since 2011’s Waking Up The Neighbours tour, the Canadian rocker will be performing tracks from Reckless alongside the hits Cuts Like A Knife, Hearts On Fire and the anthemic (Everything I Do) I Do It For You.

Slash plus Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators

Slash and his bandmates Myles Kennedy & The Conspirators have announced that they will be performing at Phones 4u Arena Manchester as part of a European tour in support of their upcoming album World On Fire. Support comes from California Breed. Tickets for the Friday 28 November show are on sale now priced £35.00

Enrique Iglesias
Sat 29 November

Enrique Iglesias brings his Sex and Love tour to Phones 4u Arena for his only show in the north of England. Tickets for the Saturday 29 November show are on sale now, priced from £35.00 - £65.00 The Grammy Award-winning international icon will perform hits including Bailamos, Hero and the quadruple-platinum smash I Like It, alongside songs from his new album Sex and Love. Joining Enrique on his tour will be multi-platinum selling artist Demi Lovato.  

Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of the Worlds

Don’t miss the spectacular FINAL Arena Tour of the “mind-melting extravaganza” Jeff Wayne’s Musical Version of The War of The Worlds – Alive on Stage at Phones 4u Arena this year. Conducted by Jeff Wayne, the most ambitious production yet will feature Liam Neeson in 3D holography, X Factor's Joseph WhelanJason Donovan, Westlife’s Brian McFadden, Les Miserables’ Carrie Hope Fletcher and remarkable special effects! 

Key 103 Christmas Live
Fri 4 December

Key 103 Christmas Live returns to Phones 4u Arena Manchester this December. Tickets for the Thursday 4 December Christmas extravaganza go on sale Monday 11 August, priced from £28.50. For the latest line-up news and announcements tune into Key 103.

Culture Club with very special guest Alison Moyet

Culture Club have confirmed that they will play live dates across the UK in 2014 for the first time in over 15 years, joined by very special guest Alison Moyet. They will be bringing their show to Phones 4u Arena on Friday 5 December. Tickets are on sale now, priced £38.50 & 48.50. Culture Club will be performing with their original line up: Mikey Craig (bass guitar), Roy Hay (guitar and keyboards), Jon Moss (drums and percussion) and flamboyant front man Boy George (lead vocals).

Alfie Boe
Sat 6 December

Following last March’s Phones 4u Arena debut, ‘The Nation’s Favourite Tenor’ Alfie Boe returns to Manchester this December. Tickets for the Saturday 6 December show are on sale now. Following the phenomenal success of 2013’s Storyteller album and tour, Alfie will be showcasing tracks from his latest album Trust on next year’s tour, alongside hits from his classical albums Alfie and Bring Him Home.

Diversity: Limitless – The Reboot

After wowing audiences with Limitless last year, Diversity return to Phones 4u Arena Manchester on Wednesday 10 December with a new and improved version of their astounding show, Limitless – The Reboot. Tickets for the Christmas show are on sale now, priced from £25.00 - £35.00.

Kasabian
Fri 12 December

Following their triumphant Glastonbury appearance this weekend, Kasabian have announced they will return to Phones 4u Arena this winter. Tickets for the Friday 12 December show are on sale now, priced from £29.50. The band – Tom Meighan, Serge Pizzorno, Chris Edwards & Ian Matthews – will be performing tracks from their latest album 48.13 – including the lead single Eez-eh -  alongside hits from their first four albums Velociraptor, West Ryder Pauper Lunatic Asylum, Empire and 2004’s debut Kasabian.

The Who
Sat 13 December

The Who, one of rock’s most legendary and defining bands, will celebrate their 50th anniversary with a very special show at Phones 4u Arena this December. Tickets for the Saturday 13 December performance are on sale now, priced from £60.00. The WHO HITS 50 UK tour will see the band take their audience on an “amazing journey” through their entire career from the days of The High Numbers to classic albums such as Who’s Next, Tommy, Quadrophenia, My Generation and the iconic Live At Leeds.

Ennio Morricone
Mon 15 December

The legendary composer Ennio Morricone will bring his My Life In Music world tour to Phones 4u Arena on Monday 15 December. The most prolific composer in the history of film music will be performing his greatest works from a career that spans over 50 years, with a 160 member symphony orchestra and polyphonic choir. Italian born Morricone is a five-time Oscar nominee who has scored over 500 films including the iconic westerns For A Few Dollars More and The Good The Bad And The Ugly, as well as The Untouchables, The Mission, Cinema Paradiso and Kill Bill. 

Madness
Fri 19 December

Madness bring their All For The M.A.D.H.E.A.D tour to Phones 4u Arena on Friday 19 December. Tickets are on sale now, priced £35.00 - £45.00. The nutty boys have been locked up in the studio since their last round of live shows back in September, so you can expect some brand new tracks, as well as hits like Baggy Trousers and House of Fun. Regarding the new tour Suggs said: ‘I know when to go out, I know when to stay in and get things done…..GET YOUR M.A.D.H.E.A.D ON, WE ARE GOING OUT!!!!!’  

Russell Howard
Sat 20 December

Russell Howard, one of the UK’s funniest and most successful comedians, returns to Phones 4u Arena this Christmas. Following his sold-out February Manchester date, the award-winning comedian returns on Saturday 20 December as he extends his Wonderbox UK tour due to a phenomenal demand for tickets. Tickets are on sale now, priced £27.50.

André Rieu
Sun 21 December

André Rieu - the biggest touring classical artist in the world – returns to Phones 4u Arena with a brand new show this Christmas. Tickets for the Sunday 21 December show are on sale now, priced from £40.00. Rieu's Manchester Christmas show will see the Dutch maestro, alongside his Johann Strauss Orchestra, perform works from his hugely popular back catalogue including The Blue Danube, Love Theme from Romeo & Juliet and You'll Never Walk Alone.

TNA Maximum Impact VII
Fri 30 January

TNA Impact Wrestling returns to Phones 4u Arena in 2015 for Maximum Impact VII. Tickets for the Friday 30 January show are on sale now, priced from only £20.00. The stars of the 2015 tour include Bully Ray, Magnus, Samoa Joe, James Storm, Bobby Roode, Mr Anderson and Eric Young

£20.00 - £99.00
The Black Keys
Fri 27 February

Following the release of their critically acclaimed latest album, Turn Blue, The Black Keys will open their UK tour at Phones 4u Arena next year. Tickets for the Friday 27 February show are on sale now, priced from £27.50. The band will be performing tracks from their ten-year back catalogue including 2002’s debut The Big Come Up, 2008’s Danger Mouse produced Attack & Release and 2011’s El Camino

Mrs Browns' Boys: How Now Mrs Brown Cow

The award-winning Mrs Brown’s Boys return to Manchester next year with their brand new tour How Now Mrs Brown Cow. Tickets for the five night Phones 4u Arena residency, from Tuesday 7 – Saturday 11 April (inc Saturday matinee), go on sale this Friday at 10.00am, priced from £22.50 - £39.50. 

CBeebies Live! Justin & Friends: Mr Tumble’s Circus

Roll up, roll up! CBeebies Live! are back at Phones 4u Arena with a brand new circus-themed spectacular Justin & Friends: Mr Tumble’s Circus! Tickets for the 1.30pm & 4.45pm Tuesday 14 April 2015 shows are on sale now, priced from £16.50 - £29.50 (family tickets also available). With singing, dancing and fun-filled surprises Justin & Friends: Mr Tumble’s Circus will bring you all the thrills and excitement of the big top in a spectacular arena show.  

5 Seconds of Summer
Tues 9 June

5 Seconds Of Summer will bring their first headline UK & Europe arena tour to Phones 4u Arena Manchester next year. Tickets for the Tuesday 9 June 2015 show are on sale now, priced from £25.00 - £32.50. The Rock Out With Your Socks Out 2015 Tour will see the Australian punk pop band play to their army of dedicated fans in their biggest run of headline shows to date. 

Michael McIntyre
Thurs 29 - Sat 31 October

Michael McIntrye returns to Phones 4u Arena with his hotly anticipated brand new stand-up show Happy & Glorious. Tickets for the Thursday 29 – Saturday 31 October 2015 shows are on sale now, priced from £35 & £50.