Port Erin Jazz Festival: Martin Taylor and Alison Burns, The Blue Train Big Band and special guests

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Admission £20 -Buy a ticket for both EAC events for £35 (automatic discount on Ticketsource) We had so much fun at last year's inaugural event that Port Erin Jazz Festival is back! (October 7th- 8th) 2022This event is being staged across 3 venues - The Erin Arts Centre, The Bay Hotel and The Falcon’s Nest Hotel and features a mixture of international jazz stars and home-grown talent.Sposored by Ravenscroft, with help from: Bushy's, Fynoderee, Greenlight [read more…]

£20

Port Erin Jazz Festival: Alan Barnes and Dave Newton supported by Beccy Rork and LCM Jazz Band

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Admission £20 Buy a ticket for both EAC events for £35 (automatic discount on Ticketsource) We had so much fun at last year's inaugural event, that Port Erin Jazz Festival is back! (October 7th- 8th) 2022This event is being staged across 3 venues - The Erin Arts Centre, The Bay Hotel and The Falcon’s Nest Hotel and features a mixture of international jazz stars and home-grown talent.Sposored by Ravenscroft, with help from: Bushy's, Fynoderee, Greenlight [read more…]

£20

Blues Double Bill: Howlin’ Mat and John Gregory aka Blue John

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

The perfect antidote to those post jazz festival blues, John Gregory brings a double whammy to the EAC!Howlin’ Mat is one of the hardest working solo acts around both in the UK and Europe - and he’s even played in the Arctic Circle four times! Mat is a nationally acclaimed slide guitarist and cites Elmore James and Mississippi Fred McDowell amongst his major influences. No Howlin' Mat show would be complete without his trademark cigar [read more…]

£10

Elvis

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Adults £6/Under-18s £2 Elvis follows the story of rock n roll legend Elvis Presley seen through the eyes of his controversial manager Colonel Tom Parker. The film charts Presley's rollercoaster journey to superstardom and the people who shaped that journey and depicts the highs, lows and controversies that make him such an enduring and fascinating character. UK Rating: 12A

£6

Elvis

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Adults £6/Under-18s £2 Elvis follows the story of rock n roll legend Elvis Presley seen through the eyes of his controversial manager Colonel Tom Parker. The film charts Presley's rollercoaster journey to superstardom and the people who shaped that journey and depicts the highs, lows and controversies that make him such an enduring and fascinating character. UK Rating: 12A

£6

Live from the New York Met Opera: Medea

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Adults £15 / Under 18 £2 The new season's Live from the New York Met series launches with this magical and bloodthirsty tour de force! Having triumphed at the Met in some of the repertory’s fiercest soprano roles, Sondra Radvanovsky stars as the mythic sorceress who will stop at nothing in her quest for vengeance. The Met premiere of Cherubini’s rarely performed masterpiece marks Radvanovsky’s fourth new production with director David McVicar, who also designed [read more…]

£15

Half-Term Movie: DC League of Superpets

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Under 18s £2 / Adults £6 Half-Term Kryptonite for all the family with this new Warner Bros comedy featuring Kevin Hart, Dwayne Johnson and Kate McKinnon. Krypto the Super-Dog and Superman are inseparable best friends, sharing the same superpowers and fighting crime side by side in Metropolis. However, when the Man of Steel and the rest of the Justice League are kidnapped, Krypto must convince a ragtag group of animals to master their own newfound [read more…]

£2

Friday Film Club: Breathless (A Bout de Souffle)

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Adults £6 / Under 18 £2 Michel, a petty thief, steals a car and impulsively murders a policeman. On the run, he turns to Patricia, a student and aspiring journalist, who unwittingly hides him whilst he attempts to fund their escape to Italy. Following, the death of Jean Luc Godard in September, the Friday Film Club launches this month with his explosive directorial debut. Breathless/A Bout de Souffle, heralded the arrival of the French new [read more…]

£6

Bridges In The Landscape by Dave Martin – Rushen Heritage

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Adults £5 / Friends of RHT £4 The first in our 2022-23 season of talks sees Dave Martin explore the bridges of the Isle of Man, how they evolved, the threats they have faced (including residents armed with explosives!) and the links they provide to the past and future.  Tickets available from the Erin Arts Centre (Victoria Square, Port Erin) or Rushen Heritage Centre (Bridson Street, Port Erin).

£5

Midweek Movie: Where The Crawdads Sing

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Adults £6/Under-18s £2 Abandoned as a child, Kya raised herself in the dangerous marshlands of North Carolina. Rumours of the mysterious marsh girl haunt Barkley Cove, isolating the sharp and resilient Kya from her community. Drawn to two young men from town, she opens herself up to a new and startling world. However, when one of them is found dead, Kya immediately becomes the main suspect. Olivia Newman directs this stunning, coming-of-age murder mystery, adapted [read more…]

£6

Midweek Movie: Where The Crawdads Sing

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Adults £6/Under-18s £2 Abandoned as a child, Kya raised herself in the dangerous marshlands of North Carolina. Rumours of the mysterious marsh girl haunt Barkley Cove, isolating the sharp and resilient Kya from her community. Drawn to two young men from town, she opens herself up to a new and startling world. However, when one of them is found dead, Kya immediately becomes the main suspect. Olivia Newman directs this stunning, coming-of-age murder mystery, adapted [read more…]

£6

Cancelled Live from the New York Met Opera: La Traviata

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Adults £15/ Under 18 £2Soprano Nadine Sierra stars as the self-sacrificing courtesan Violetta—one of opera’s ultimate heroines—in Michael Mayer’s vibrant production of Verdi’s beloved tragedy. Tenor Stephen Costello is her self-centered lover, Alfredo, alongside baritone Luca Salsi as his disapproving father. Maestro Daniele Callegari is on the podium. This stunning, modern production features exclusive, live backstage footage and cast interviews shown during the intervals.Buffet served with interval drinks. Feel free to dress for the occasion!

£15

Postponed Rushen Players Present: Secondary Cause of Death by Peter Gordon

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Adults £10 / Under 18s £2 Inspector Pratt arrives at Bagshot House with grim news for Colonel Craddock, but that's just the beginning. Who is the strange Polish Count?Is Henrietta really an army Captain?How does the eccentric thespian, Longfellow fit in to the equation?These are just some of the characters who make Pratt's return a chaotic nightmare as the bodies pile higher and higher.

£10

Rushen Silver Band at the EAC

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

2 shows at 3pm & 7.30pm - these will sell fast! Contact John Cole on [email protected] or 497475 to book tickets as these are not available via the EAC Box Office Rushen Silver Band get us into the festive spirit with their legendary EAC Christmas Concert! Carols (obvs), festive singalongs and some guest vocals from Mr Paul Costain to put the the cherry on your cake.

EAC Christmas Market 2022

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

It's approaching that time of year when we transform the EAC into a festive wonderland!The Erin Arts Centre will be hosting our Christmas Market on Saturday 3rd December, with doors open from 11am to 4.30pm. We'll be taking you one step closer to a cosy Christmas with craft stalls, food & drink, and a decoration workshop for kids. There’s also a tombola and raffle, with prizes provided by local businesses and market stallholders. We’ll be [read more…]

Free

The Explosion That Shook Port St Mary by John Wright – Rushen Heritage

Adults £5 / Friends of RHT £4To mark the 170th anniversary of the Brig 'Lily' disaster, John Wright tells the story of the explosion that shattered so many families in Port St Mary, killing 29 men. John will also be signing copies of his new book (of the same title) which is being published by Rushen Heritage Trust Tickets available from the Erin Arts Centre (Victoria Square, Port Erin) or Rushen Heritage Centre (Bridson Street, [read more…]

£5

Midweek Movie: Top Gun: Maverick

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Adults £6/Under-18s £2After more than 30 years of service as one of the Navy's top aviators, Pete "Maverick" Mitchell is where he belongs, pushing the envelope as a courageous test pilot and dodging the advancement in rank that would ground him. Training a detachment of graduates for a special assignment, Maverick must confront the ghosts of his past and his deepest fears, taking on a mission that demands the ultimate sacrifice from those who choose [read more…]

£6

Midweek Movie: Top Gun: Maverick

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Adults £6/Under-18s £2After more than 30 years of service as one of the Navy's top aviators, Pete "Maverick" Mitchell is where he belongs, pushing the envelope as a courageous test pilot and dodging the advancement in rank that would ground him. Training a detachment of graduates for a special assignment, Maverick must confront the ghosts of his past and his deepest fears, taking on a mission that demands the ultimate sacrifice from those who choose [read more…]

£6

Live from the New York Met Opera: The Hours

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Adults £15/ Under 18 £2Soprano Renée Fleming makes her highly anticipated return to the Met in the world premiere production of Pulitzer Prize–winning composer Kevin Puts’s The Hours, adapted from Michael Cunningham’s acclaimed novel. Inspired by Virginia Woolf’s Mrs. Dalloway and made a household name by the Oscar-winning 2002 film version starring Meryl Streep, Julianne Moore, and Nicole Kidman, the powerful story follows three women from different eras who each grapple with their inner demons [read more…]

£15

It’s a Wonderful Life

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Adults £8 Under 18's £2The festivities start right here at the EAC with Bushy's annual festive special.Just one show this year so get in quick!An angel is sent from heaven to help a desperately frustrated businessman by showing him what life would have been like if he had never existed. James Stewart, Donna Reed and Virginia Patton star in Frank Capra's Yuletide classic.Martin and Debbie will be serving their special mulled wine and mince pies [read more…]

£8

Our Island Our World: Cool Yule

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Tickets £10 OIOW, Our Island Our World, are delighted to bring you an evening of fabulous musical variety to help celebrate Christmas! Brian Brough, local musical legend, plays a mixture of original songs and covers. Clash Vooar play a mixture of jazz, folk, funk and electronica songs in English and Manx Gaelic. Lava Latina, are drawn from popular function band Lava, but now playing Latin hits Luna and Virgil are the wonderful Andy North and [read more…]

£10

Clifford The Big Red Dog (2021)

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Under 18s £2 / Adults £6 Emily Elizabeth's life takes an interesting, turn when she wakes up one morning in her small apartment, to find that her cute little puppy has turned into a 10 foot hound! What better cure for those post-Christmas blues than an enormous red dog! Just before you take the decorations down, treat yourselves to a family day out at the EAC in January 2023. Book your tickets online or drop [read more…]

£2

Midweek Movie Special: Fisherman’s Friends 2: One For All, featuring Mine’s A Shanty

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Adults £10/Under-18s £2 Blow off those January cobwebs with a night of salty sea songs! The EAC presents a Midweek Movie Special with a screening of Fisherman's Friends 2: One and All, preceded by a rousing half hour of live shanties by local rum'uns 'Mine's A Shanty'. The sequel to the 2019 hit UK comedy charts the next installment of the Fisherman's Friends uplifting true story. Following the unexpected success of the band's debut album [read more…]

£10

Live from the New York Met Opera: Fedora

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Adults £15/ Under 18 £2 Umberto Giordano’s exhilarating drama returns to the Met repertory for the first time in 25 years. Packed with memorable melodies, showstopping arias, and explosive confrontations, Fedora requires a cast of thrilling voices to take flight, and the Met’s new production promises to deliver. Soprano Sonya Yoncheva, one of today’s most riveting artists, sings the title role of the 19th-century Russian princess who falls in love with her fiancé’s murderer, Count [read more…]

£15