Whether you like jazz, blues, classical music or theatrical performances Burnley Mechanics has an excellent reputation for presenting the best of entertainment for all the family – including appearances by some of the best comedians in the country – Tim Vine, Shappi Khorsandi, Rich Hall and Mark Watson – who enjoy performing at this innovative venue. Look out for the latest programme of events and be sure to book your tickets for some of the country’s top performers.
The major event at the Mechanics is the Burnley International Rock and Blues Festival; this years event has just taken place and saw blues fans flocking into a Burnley transformed into ‘Little America’ with events taking place across the town in pubs, clubs and cafe’s. National and International Blues artists and bands appeared including headliner Jimmy Vaughan on the Mechanics main stage. Once the organisers have got their breath back planning will start for the 25th anniversary festival in 2013 continuing the success of the longest running Blues Festival in the country.
If you are looking for a venue for a wedding reception, conference, business meeting or banquet Burnley Mechanics can offer you a professional and cost effictive service in this vibrant and bustling theatre. With many years experience of everything from Asian weddings to small meetings, awards ceremonies to lectures the staff will be sure to make your event the best it can be.