York Barbican

    Your gateway to live music & comedy, York Barbican is the largest entertainment venue in the city.

    Ranking in the top 20 Music Club Venues in the UK in 2019 by Pollstar, York Barbican has hosted some of the biggest touring acts in the country, such as Ricky Gervais, Little Mix, Manic Street Preachers and Morrissey, and every year hosts the Betway UK Snooker Championships.

    Upcoming Shows at The York Barbican

    This is Elvis – Ben Portsmouth

    Ben Portsmouth brings you his jaw-dropping tribute to The King of Rock and Roll.

    York Barbican

    19 Oct 2024

    Ben Portsmouth brings you his jaw-dropping tribute to The King of Rock and Roll.

    Riverdance – 30 The New Generation

    Riverdance will embark on a special anniversary tour in 2025, bringing its magic to audiences around the world.

    York Barbican

    24 Oct 2025 - 26 Oct 2025

    Riverdance will embark on a special anniversary tour in 2025, bringing its magic to audiences around the world.

    The Illegal Eagles

    The Illegal Eagles return with a brand new production

    York Barbican

    14 Jul 2024

    The Illegal Eagles return with a brand new production, promising more of their trademark musical prowess, acute attention to detail and showmanship.

    Fastlove

    The George Michael Tribute

    York Barbican

    7 Jun 2024

    Direct from London’s West End, this is the world’s favourite George Michael celebration! Few shows...

    Mo Gilligan

    In The Moment World Tour

    York Barbican

    7 Nov 2024

    Triple BAFTA winning stand-up sensation, Mo Gilligan, returns with his highly anticipated world tour… In...

    Come What May

    The Ultimate Tribute To Moulin Rouge And Other Musicals

    York Barbican

    29 Sep 2024

    Experience a night of pure entertainment as we transport you to the dazzling world of...

    Ben Elton: Authentic Stupidity Tour

    The undisputed godfather of modern stand-up is going back on the road

    York Barbican

    1 Sep 2024

    The undisputed godfather of modern stand-up is going back on the road.

    Jimmy Carr – Laughs Funny Tour

    Jimmy is back on the road with brand new material for 2024 & 2025

    York Barbican

    7 Dec 2024

    Comedian Jimmy Carr laughs funny - hence the tour

    What’s love got to do with it

    A Tribute to Tina Turner

    York Barbican

    12 Oct 2024

    The exciting live show celebrating the music of Tina Turner is getting back on the road with a huge tour across the UK.

    Jools Holland & his Rhythm & Blues Orchestra

    with special guests Marc Almond and Toby Lee

    York Barbican

    11 Dec 2024

    Jools Holland & his Rhythm & Blues Orchestra with special guests Marc Almond and Toby Lee

    Behind The Magic with Nadiya and Kai

    The most glamorous show yet

    York Barbican

    14 Jun 2024

    Following their critically acclaimed debut tour, Nadiya and Kai return in their brand new show Behind the Magic.

    David Essex

    2024 tour

    York Barbican

    17 Sep 2024

    David Essex has enjoyed a remarkable career that has combined concerts, records, theatre, composing, films and television with striking success
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