Since its doors opened in 1854, St George’s Hall has played host to an array of events. From Charles Dickens’ readings in the small concert room back in the 1800s, to The Beatles’ Ringo Starr performing on the roof in 2008, the entertainment schedule here has spanned genres, crafts and centuries. This year, Fever are returning to the hallowed halls with their captivating Candlelight series. Live musicians performing renditions of well known masterpieces, bathed in the glow of candlelight. What could be more enchanting? Not much, we’ll say – and you can see for yourself by bagging a ticket to one (or more) of the upcoming performances.
Ever wondered how classical and British rock combine? Well, on January 21, you will have the chance to hear it for yourself in an intimate setting filled with a hundreds of sparkling lights. The Liverpool String Quartet and a talent pianist will delight the audience with some of the Beatles iconic songs as you relax in the spectacular St George’s Hall. Move to the rhythm of Strawberry Fields Forever, I Want to Hold Your Hand, Yesterday and other unforgettable songs. Oh! Darling, grab your tickets here.
Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker is already a spellbinding in itself, but when experienced by candlelight and accompanied by graceful ballerinas dancing to its iconic melodies, the enchantment is simply undeniable. On February 4, Scousers will have the opportunity to see with their own eyes how magic surrounds them as talented ballerinas and musicians coordinate to deliver a spectacular performance at Candlelight Ballet: Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker & More.
Raving to Calvin Harris is one thing, but listening to his songs performed by a 14-piece orchestra is a whole other story. On March 10, St. George’s Hall will become the it club where the Kaleidoscope Orchestra will perform a selection of Harris’ most beloved hits and fan favourites. All while the soft glow of hundreds of candles surrounds you. You’ll feel electric as you listen to We Found Love, Feel So Close, One Kiss, and many more. By the end of the concert, you’ll reminisce about those Summer days you spent listening to Calvin Harris on the beach. So, grab your tickets today to experience electronic music like never before!
There are two performances of each Candlelight concert on each evening, so you can choose a show that suits your schedule best. Book your favourite – or tickets for each, if you’re so inclined – for an enchanting evening of music, bathed in the soft glow of candlelight. It is an experience unlike anything else.