Verdi: Aida

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Set in Ancient Egypt, Aida is a timeless story of love and betrayal against the backdrop of war. Aida is an Ethiopian princess held captive in Egypt, in love with a General, Radames, and he with her. This version was filmed in Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona.  Stars of the opera world Daniela Dessì, Elisabetta Fiorillo and Fabio Armiliato lead the cast.

Biskee Brisht and Clash Vooar – Long Weekend

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

We're really excited to present two of the Island's outstanding bands on the same bill. Biskee Brisht is an indie-folk-pop Manx band taking influences from the island around them and creating something new and exciting, with infectious melodies and heartfelt love songs. Their debut album, 'Stand in the Sea' (2020) is available now on all streaming services and CD. Clash Vooar is Manx Gaelic for ‘Big Groove’. Their big groove has Manx language and culture [read more…]

£10

‘Penny Productions’ with Jackie Morrey-Grace & friends: ‘The Magpie’s Muse & Other Thieves

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

An entertaining evening of delicious secrets and poetic theatrics to celebrate the launch of Jackie Morrey-Grace’s poetry pamphlet, 'On Ravensdale Hill'.To feature some of the Island’s most poetic characters and storytellers including… Jackie Morrey-Grace – Twice Manx Litfest Poetry Slam ChampManx Bards - Stacey Mumbastill and Annie Kissack - Multi prize-winning short story performer Kim Kneen Bohemian folk singer - Simon SmartPerformer spectacular - Teresa McNulty aka Tiger Boom - Owen Atkinson aka the fabulous, [read more…]

£5

EAC Jazz Club Presents: Red Hot Whiskey Swing and Blue Vannin – The Long Weekend

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

EAC Jazz Club Presents: Red Hot Whiskey Swing and Blue Vannin live Red Hot Whisky Swing are: Marc Tyley (Guitar, Vocal) Dickie Best (Harmonica, Vocal) and Katie Lawrence (Violin). They will be playing a mixture of vintage jazz and 1930's Hot Club classics'. Jazz club house band, Blue Vannin, formed in 2017 to mark the 50th anniversary of the passing of John Coltrane. They offer an eclectic mix of mainstream jazz, funk and cross over. [read more…]

£10

Pippa Lovell – ‘Port Erin is my Larder’ – The Long Weekend

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

'The Long Weekend,' is a 4-day celebration of the vibrant Manx arts scene, featuring artists from all over the IOM. All events take place at the Erin Arts Centre and include:-Bushy's bar by 'The Bay,' Port Erin (subject to licencing)-Early bird, pre-show menu @ Versa restaurant (discount for anyone with a valid ticket on the day)-Discount drink @ Foraging Vintners, Cosy Nook Bar to anyone with a valid ticket on the day. Pippa Lovell,  Chef and [read more…]

£5

The Mill Ensemble and Friends – The Long Weekend

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

The group will be playing a selection of chamber pieces for combinations of piano, wind and strings featuring the world premiere of 'A Medley of Manx Melodies,' by Charles Guard MBE and works by well-known classical and more recent composers. The Mill Ensemble was founded in 2000 as the Island’s only permanent chamber ensemble, initially devoted to performing music for woodwind octet by Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven and their contemporaries. It quickly developed into a flexible [read more…]

£5

Andre Rieu Together Again | Maastricht 2021

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

The King of the Waltz has handpicked his all-time favourite show tunes, operatic arias and dance numbers from stages around the world - featuring many performances never seen before on the big screen. André brings together performers from all over the world in one global spectacular to make you smile, sing and dance. Featuring performances from São Paulo, Mainau, Bucharest, Mexico City, Amsterdam, Melbourne and Istanbul. André Rieu invites you to come together again with [read more…]

£10

Mr. Turner

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Mr. Turner is a 2014 biographical drama film based on the last 25 years of the life of artist J. M. W. Turner (1775–1851). Written and directed by Mike Leigh, the film stars Timothy Spall in the title role. The film depicts the last quarter-century of the British painter J. M. W. Turner's life. Profoundly affected by the death of his father, loved by his housekeeper, Hannah Danby, whom he takes for granted and occasionally [read more…]

£6

Puccini: Madama Butterfly

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Puccini's Madama Butterfly by The Royal Opera. Its alluring imagery of Japan from the 19th-century European Imagination heightens the intense clash of East and West. When the American naval officer Pinkerton seduces the young Butterfly Cio-Cio-San, he seems to promise every happiness but his cruel abandonment leads to her tragic self-sacrifice.  Refreshments served.

£10

Nomadland (2020)

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Nomadland is a 2020 American drama film starring Frances McDormand as a van dwelling working nomad who leaves her hometown after her husband dies and the sole industry closes down, to be "houseless" and travel around the USA. David Strathairn also stars in a supporting role. The film won 6 Oscars in 2021, including Best Picture. Age Rated 12

£6

Nomadland (2020)

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Nomadland is a 2020 American drama film starring Frances McDormand as a van dwelling working nomad who leaves her hometown after her husband dies and the sole industry closes down, to be "houseless" and travel around the USA. David Strathairn also stars in a supporting role. The film won 6 Oscars in 2021, including Best Picture. Age Rated 12

£6

‘Filming in the Isle of Man’

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Contact Nicola for tickets: email [email protected] or phone 824137 Over the last 40 years, Charles Guard has made many videos about the history and culture of the Isle of Man. In this illustrated talk Charles recalls some of the more amusing events that have occurred and gives an insight into the problems and pitfalls of the filming process from helicopters to drones

£12