Mechanics Show Types banner

We are now part of Burnley Leisure Trust, a charitable trust set up to run leisure, arts and cultural services in the Borough. To support our work to bring emerging artists, new theatre and niche performances to the Mechanics we have recently completed major refurbishment work on our new ‘Front Room’ space. The Front Room is now the new home to an exciting programme of events where we will offer new and emerging artists, comedy and niche performances to a smaller audience in a more intimate performance space.

Look out on our Facebook page or sign up to our mailing list at the top of this page for all the latest news from the Mechanics including announcements about our new Front Room performances. We’re really excited about the future and all the new things we have planned for the 2017 season, we’d love as many people as possible to get involved and support their local theatre.

Mechanics on Facebook

To celebrate 30 years of being a ventriloquist, Steve Hewlett Ventriloquist returns to the Mechanics with his own hilarious new show.
A ventriloquist since the age of 12 Steve Hewlett has performed all over the world, entertained MP's, Royalty and Celebrities.
Saturday 22nd July, 7:30pm
Tickets £14 / £13 concessions / £10 children
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Fuelled by Female is the latest artwork in our Changing Exhibitions, brought to you by Daniel Orlick and Joanne St.Clair, showcasing a collaboration of music, literature and visual art. Have a look at this short video of them setting up their artwork in the lounge bar. ... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

You've all gone Christmas crazy! We've now only got availability left for one of our party nights, Saturday 2nd with Soul Revolution.
To book or enquire call the box office, 01282 664400
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Burnley Schools Gotta Sing 2017
School choirs, from across Burnley, will each perform a number of songs and also be joined by talented local singers. Solists also include Sam Hollyman and Ryan Wakelam from BBC and ITV's The Voice.
Monday 19th June, 7pm
Tickets £11
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

** Please note our Saturday box office opening hours have changed **
Our opening hours are now;
Box Office ~ Mon - Fri 11am - 4pm, Sat 11:30am - 2:30pm & 1 hour prior to all shows
Bistro ~ Mon - Fri 11am - 3pm, Sat 11:30am - 2:30pm & 2 hours prior to most shows
To book tickets or to reserve a table call 01282 664400
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook
In partnership with Burnley Council • Website designed by creative-council.net