Rushen Heritage Trust: “Folklore of Port Erin” by James Franklin 7.30pm

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

A tour through some of the strange and mysterious happenings recorded in Port Erin. Expect holy wells, captured mermaids, ghostly funerals, fairy feasts, invisible bugganes and disguised witches as well as hovering UFOs and protective urine. Join James Franklin from Culture Vannin for stories offering surprising connections, fascinating histories and always a better understanding of the Manx and their lives. Monday 6th February 2023 - 7.30pm at the Erin Arts Centre, Port Erin £5 per [read more…]

£5

Midweek Movie: “Mrs Harris Goes To Paris” 2pm & 7.30pm

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Screenings at 2pm & 7.30pm Adults £6 / under 18s £2 Based on Paul (Manxmouse) Gallico's novel, the film follows the fortunes of Ada Harris, a widowed cleaning lady who becomes obsessed with a Dior dress. After she works, starves and gambles to raise the funds to buy her own dress, she embarks on an adventure to Paris that will change not only her own outlook but the very future of the House of Dior. [read more…]

£6

Piano Series: Masterclass & Recital with George Todica 11am & 7.30pm

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Masterclass at 11am (free entry, please book in advance) Recital at 7.30pm (adults £15 / under 18s £2) The Piano Series returns in fine style with a recital and masterclass here at EAC by outstanding Romanian pianist George Todică. The evening’s Piano Series guest, outstanding Romanian pianist George Todica, will give a free masterclass playing excerpts from and discussing his programme for the evening recital. This will include works by Chopin, R Schumann, Rachmaninov and [read more…]

£15

Friday Film Club: “The Harder They Come” 7.30pm

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Following the Friday Film Club season's theme of anti-heroes taking on "the man", Jimmy Cliff is electrifying as Ivanhoe Martin, a country boy who comes to the city looking for work. He lands a record contract, cutting the eponymous track for an unscrupulous local producer who exploits him. After a bitter dispute, he resorts to petty crime to pay the bills, as his record tops the charts. Director Perry Henzell's all-Jamaican production portrays the vibrancy, [read more…]

£6

Half Term Movie: Disney’s “Strange World” 2pm

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Wednesday 22nd February - 2.30pm Under 18s £2 / Adults £6Taking inspiration from such classics as Fantastic Voyage and King Kong, Disney's latest action-adventure journeys deep into an uncharted and treacherous land. Here, fantastical creatures await the legendary Clades, a family of explorers whose differences threaten to topple their latest, and by far most crucial mission. UK Rating: PG

£2

“Wilson & Wakeman” Damian Wilson and Adam Wakeman 7.30pm

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Adults £15/Under 18 £2 We are delighted to be hosting the first night of these two incredibly talented performers latest IOM jaunt! Damian Wilson is an English songwriter and vocalist who’s known for his exploration into different genres and is considered one of the most versatile singers in rock. To this day he has released 6 solo albums and 3 albums as a duo with Adam Wakeman. Damian balances his career as a singer-songwriter with [read more…]

£15

Midweek Movie: “The Banshees of Inisherin” 2pm & 7.30pm

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

The Banshees of Inisherin starring Colin Farrell & Brendan Gleeson Screenings at 2pm and 7.30pm Adults £6 / under 18s £2 On a remote island off the west coast coast of Ireland, Pádraic is devastated when Colm abruptly ends their lifelong friendship. With help from his sister and a troubled young islander, Pádraic sets out to repair the damaged relationship by any means necessary. However, his resolve brings about an ultimatum that leads to shocking [read more…]

£6

EAC Jazz Club presents Dave Newton backed by All The President’s Men 7.30pm

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Adults £15/Under 18's £2 The EAC Jazz Club is proud to present piano legend Mr Dave Newton, back by popular demand.  His last appearance with Alan Barnes, here at the Port Erin Jazz Festival was an absolute keyboard masterclass and we are very lucky that he was keen to return, playing both solo and ably backed by the cream of Manx jazz, All The President's Men. Dave has been voted Britain's best jazz pianist no [read more…]

£15

Live from the New York Met: “Lohengrin” 5pm

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Saturday 25th March - 5pm Wagner’s soaring masterpiece makes its triumphant return to the Met stage after 17 years. In a sequel to his revelatory production of Parsifal, director François Girard unveils an atmospheric staging that once again weds his striking visual style and keen dramatic insight to Wagner’s breathtaking music, with Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin on the podium to conduct a supreme cast led by tenor Piotr Beczała in the title role of the mysterious [read more…]

£15

Live from the New York Met: “Falstaff” 5.30pm

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Verdi’s glorious Shakespearean comedy features a brilliant ensemble cast in Robert Carsen’s celebrated staging. Baritone Michael Volle sings his first Verdi role at the Met as the caddish knight Falstaff, gleefully tormented by a trio of clever women who deliver his comeuppance. Reuniting after their acclaimed turns in the production’s 2019 run are soprano Ailyn Pérez as Alice Ford, soprano Jennifer Johnson Cano as Meg Page, and mezzo-soprano Marie-Nicole Lemieux as Mistress Quickly. Soprano Hera Hyesang Park [read more…]

£15

Live from the New York Met Opera: “Der Rosenkavalier” 5pm

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

A dream cast assembles for Strauss’s grand Viennese comedy. Soprano Lise Davidsen is the aging Marschallin, opposite mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard as her lover Octavian and soprano Erin Morley as Sophie, the beautiful younger woman who steals his heart. Bass Günther Groissböck returns as the churlish Baron Ochs, and Markus Brück is Sophie’s wealthy father, Faninal. Maestro Simone Young takes the Met podium to oversee Robert Carsen’s fin-de-siècle staging. This live cinema transmission is part of [read more…]

£15

Live from the New York Met Opera: “Champion” 5.55pm

Erin Arts Centre Victoria Square, Port Erin

Six-time Grammy Award–winning composer Terence Blanchard brings his first opera to the Met after his Fire Shut Up in My Bones triumphantly premiered with the company to universal acclaim in 2021–22. Bass-baritone Ryan Speedo Green is the young boxer Emile Griffith, who rises from obscurity to become a world champion, and bass-baritone Eric Owens portrays Griffith’s older self, haunted by the ghosts of his past. Soprano Latonia Moore is Emelda Griffith, the boxer’s estranged mother, and mezzo- [read more…]

£15