Christmas cups are out in abundance and the smell of gingerbread lattes is in the air. It can mean only one thing: it’s time to talk Christmas!
Whether you’re searching for a pre-Christmas night out or the perfect Christmas gift for that special someone, the Waterfront Hall and Ulster Hall have an impressive variety of world class shows right on your doorstep! Take a look…
A hilarious Christmas night out for you and your mates
Twas The Nightshift Before Christmas, 11 December
Love a laugh? Why not grab your mates and try something different this festive season! Rather than the standard three-course Christmas feed, come join Adam Kay at the Ulster Hall on 11 December as he delves back into his diary and takes a peak behind the blue curtain at Christmas time. Adam’s brand new show Twas the Nightshift Before Christmas will have you in stitches plus a copy of his festive diary is included in the ticket price!
The ultimate party of the season
Chicago Blues Brothers, 14 December
Celebrate Christmas with a tinseltastic party show from the award-winning Chicago Blues Brothers live at the Ulster Hall on 14 December. Packed with all the hits, this festive roller coaster will have you clapping and dancing the night away!
A stunning concert that will turn back time
Believe – The Cher Songbook, 20 December
Did you miss the queen of pop this November? Not to worry – celebrate the Christmas countdown with the girls at the ultimate tribute to pop goddess Cher at the Ulster Hall on the 20 December. This spectacular production will allow you to relive the iconic moment of the music legend, from sensational costume changes, dazzling music and of course the famous locks!
Festive Family fun the whole family can enjoy
The Frozen Princess, 26 November - 31 December
Our Christmas panto is back and better than ever! Based on The Snow Queen by Hans Christian Andersen, The Frozen Princess Pantomime comes to the Waterfront Studio 26 November – 31 December. A story of adventure, friendship and bravery this traditional pantomime will get the whole family in the festive spirit and is a show not to miss!
Belfast’s first ever adult panto
The Baltic Princess, 30 November - 29 December
Are you a child at heart and love panto season? We’ve got the perfect show for you! For the first time ever the team behind the annual outing for many families are turning panto on it’s head, bringing an adult only panto experience like no other! There’ll be none of that childish panto ballix here – so leave the kids at home and prepare for the ultimate festive night out packed with filth, innuendos and adult content!
If you're stuck on Christmas present ideas, this year make this festive season one to remember by gifting a show! Whether you've a comedy lover, sports fan or top gig attender, this Christmas try something different and Gift a Show!
Gifts for football fans
Kenny Dalglish Live, 23 January
Have you got the Reds top fan in your house? We've got the show! For the first time live, Kenny Dalglish will be making a stop at the Waterfront Hall on 23 January 2020. He'll be talking about his phenomenal success in the sport, his undying love for the Anfield team as well as the great times and the tough times he has endured throughout his illustrious career. Pair with the new home shirt, and that's his ticket and show attire sorted!
Pressies for food lovers!
The Hairy Bikers, 25 September
Do you know the next Gordon Ramsey? If you've a foodie in the family this is a show they'll be delighted with on Christmas morning. The Hairy Bikers bring chats, plenty of laughs, food & frolics to the Waterfront Hall next September! The perfect biker night out, stick the tickets in their brand new cook book 'One Pot Wonders' and maybe they'll rustle you a delicious meal in return for this ace gift!
Gifts for music fanatics
Bagatelle, 03 January
Having just announced their final year tour, Bagatelle confirm show at the Ulster Hall on 03 January 2020. The irish rock band have shared the stage with Bob Marley and performed to crowds world wide. If you know a rock fanatic, gift them tickets to this show as the band celebrate their 40th year in show business, it will be a night of world class entertainment!
Gifts for Comedy Lovers
Ed Byrne, 05 March
Does you partner love a good laugh? Gift them tickets to Ed Byrne's brand new show If I'm Honest... at the Waterfront Hall on 05 March. If you've a joker you'd love to treat, pop these tickets in their stocking and have them grinning from ear to ear!
With more incredible shows to choose from, this Christmas - Gift a Show!