Midnight at the Manor / The Royal Variety Performance 2020

Join us for a curtain raiser comedy performance, followed by a 1950’s noir comedy.


By Oliver Willett, Joseph Collins, Joseph Brady, Joshua Omri and Daniel Conaghan

A Royal Variety extravaganza with the greatest musical clown company this side of the century. With guest performances from the cast of ‘Les Miserables’ and ‘La Petit Poet Society’.

Warnings: 16+ Use of gun sound effects.


By Dean Garrod, Jonathan Mitchell, Jemma Rayner, Matilda Philipson, Sophie Rawcliffe, Jason Collins-Alamanos, Abbey Heyes, Cameron Piercy, Oliver Hurst, Alexa Piekarski, Niamh Rourke, Alex Rose and Luke Chantler.

A film noir and Ealing comedy inspired show set in the 1950’s.

After the death of his Aunt Maude, Lord Fortesque-Browne finds himself unexpectedly bankrupt. The Manor House is under threat and his loyal staff are soon to be jobless. They have only until midnight to find £50,000 to save themselves from eviction.

Can they all pull together to solve the cuddly cryptic puzzle left behind? Will Bertha the cook find the dough? Will Charlie the chauffeur drive them to victory? Will the Reverend ever finish his cup of tea? 

Time is ticking. The race is on!

Warnings: 16+. Contains strong language and flashing lights.


Admission: £4

Part of TaPP Fest. In memory of Liam Byrne: maker of extraordinary things.

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MediaCityUK The Greenhouse
101-110 Broadway
Salford M50 2EQ