Pride of place in Manchester & Blackpool

Published: 6 March 2023
Reporter: David Upton

Alison Jiear

Pride Classical brings an evening of Pride anthems to both Manchester and Blackpool, performed by full orchestra with Danny Beard, Alison Jiear and Matt Henry.

For the opening weekend of Pride Month, this new event, celebrating the music and history of the LGBTQ+ community, will première in Manchester Bridgewater Hall June 2 and Blackpool Tower Ballroom June 3.

Pride Classical presents arrangements of songs by iconic artists performed by a full professional orchestra. Joining them to perform the music of Kylie, Queen and Diana Ross will be headliners who have starred in West End, TV and Pride events worldwide.