The Empire Theatre is considered the second largest theatre in the country and one of the widest in Europe, playing host to big-name touring productions, musicals and concerts.
Named as The Prince of Wales Theatre and Opera House, it was opened on Lime Street in October 1866. Since then, the theatre has been through many changes like in name, ownerships and architectural. The most recent was in 1998, when it increases the stage size and the auditorium was also modernised and increase to seat 2381 people.
Throughout the years the Empire has gone from strength to strength; showcasing the best in local, national and international talent.
- Regional Awards Liverpool City Region Tourism Awards Winner 2017 2017
|2022 (1 January 2022 - 31 December 2022)|
* Check the website for What's On at the Liverpool Empire