Grand Opera House Theatre Tours
Sat 25 Nov
Sat 24 Mar 2018
The Grand Opera House, Northern Ireland’s premier Theatre, presents an outstanding programme of musicals, plays, ballets, opera, comedy, dance, locally created work, family shows as well as one of the UK and Ireland’s most successful and historic pantomimes.
Stand on one of the most famous stages in the UK and Ireland where a galaxy of stars and famous faces have performed, including Laurel & Hardy, Gracie Fields, Luciano Pavarotti, Kenneth Branagh, Roger Moore, Darcy Bussell, Billy Connelly, Liam Neeson, Jason Donovan, Curtis Stigers and Hilary Clinton to name but a few.
The Grand Opera House Tour includes a fascinating insight into the people behind the design and early management of the Theatre, its rich and colourful history, the line-up of performers and the building’s survival through Northern Ireland’s Troubles. The tour also highlights the Theatre’s interesting architectural features including elephant heads, Indian dancers and ornate and decorative boxes.
Please note, tea/coffee and tray bakes must be ordered at the time of booking. These refreshments will be available following the tour in the Foyer bar.
This is a history-based tour, suitable for people aged 10 years and above. Tour Duration: 60 mins