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Booking Information

For concerts at The Bridgewater Hall

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When to book

Public and online booking for the 2015-2016 season is now open.

How to book
  • Online at
    Please note that family tickets and The Snowman can only be booked through the Box Office, not online.

  • By telephone 0161 907 9000.

  • By post Request a booking form from the Box Office (or to download one click here) and return via FREEPOST to: Box Office, The Bridgewater Hall, FREEPOST MR10191, Manchester M2 9DW.

  • In person at the Box Office, The Bridgewater Hall, Lower Mosley Street, Manchester M2 3WS.

  • By fax on 0161 907 9001

Payment can be made by cash, cheque, Mastercard, Visa, Maestro or Delta. If paying for concert tickets by cheque, please make your cheque payable to 'The Bridgewater Hall'.

Booking Fees

The Bridgewater Hall applies a booking fee of £2 per ticket to telephone and online transactions. Tickets bought in person at the Box Office using a debit card or credit card are subject to a 2% booking fee. No booking fee applies to tickets bought in person and paid for by cash or cheque. No booking fee applies to tickets bought as part of a fixed or flexible subscription.

Box Office opening hours

Monday to Saturday 10am–6pm (8pm on concert nights)
Sunday (concert nights only) 12pm–8pm
Closed on non-concert Sundays

Personal flexible subscriptions

Receive discounts on the full ticket price when you book for five or more concerts from The Bridgewater Hall’s 2014–2015 classical seasons – all events are included unless otherwise stated.
Choose 5 or more concerts and save 15%
Choose 16 or more concerts and save 25%

No booking fee applies to subscriptions (flexible or fixed).

Too much to pay in one go?

You can pay for your tickets by direct debit in five monthly instalments from 1 September 2015 when you spend £250 or more. Completed direct debit mandates must be received by Friday 24 July 2015.

(Please note the Box Office cannot accept direct debits on online bookings.)

Hallé Day Tickets

A limited number of tickets will be available for each concert on the day, priced at £10*. They can be booked in person, by phone or online but must be paid for at the time of booking.
* Bridgewater Hall Booking Fees will apply.

(Day tickets are not available for The Snowman, Family and Youth Ensemble concerts or performances taking place at Hallé St. Peter's.)

Choir seats

Choir seats are available for most concerts where the Choir is not performing. Contact the Box Office for full details.

(Please note that we do not recommend the Choir seats for concerts involving singers.)

Ticket Exchange

If you are unable to attend a concert, we will credit your account with the cost of your tickets, provided they are physically returned to the Box Office at least 3 working days before the concert date. This credit amount (minus a fee of £2.20 per ticket) can then be used to purchase tickets for another concert of your choice.

Concessionary and standby tickets

(Please note these tickets are subject to availability)

Students, under 26s and claimants can purchase single tickets at 10% off on production of appropriate identification. Students and those in full-time education may also purchase special £3 stalls tickets for Hallé Thursday Series, Collection, Opus One Sundays and Opus One matinees. Additional events may be added throughout the year so check for full details.

From two Mondays prior to the performance, Over 60s may purchase any remaining tickets and get a 20% discount.

The Bridgewater Hall welcomes disabled patrons. Please contact the Box Office on 0161 907 9000 to book and let us know your access requirements at the time of your booking. We will, where possible, seat you appropriately.

Group discounts

Discounts of up to 25% are available, depending on the size of your group.
Groups of 10-29 – save 10%
Groups of 30-49 – save 15%
Groups of 50 and over – save 25%

Call Group Booking on 0161 907 9010.

Concerts & Tickets

Buy tickets for Hallé performances

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Buy tickets and view information on performances by the Hallé in their Manchester home, the architecturally-stunning Bridgewater Hall, as well as throughout Britain and the rest of the world.

Listen & Shop

Hallé CDs, Downloads and Accessories

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The Hallé has a number of discs on its own CD label, featuring composers such as Elgar, Wagner, Colin Matthews, Debussy, Richard Strauss and other English composers. The label includes award-winning discs such as Wagner's Götterdämmerung and Elgar's Violin Concerto with Thomas Zehetmair as soloist.

Ensembles & Choirs

Welcome to the Hallé’s family of ensembles!

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The Hallé offers a range of regular, local and free ensemble experiences for young people aged 8 –19 years. It also offers adults (aged 18+) the chance to sing in one of the best symphony choruses in the UK.

Reaching over 55,000 participants a year

The Hallé's award-winning Education Programme

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The Hallé's award-winning Education Programme reaches over 55,000 participants a year principally by placing Hallé musicians in the community, in schools, youth clubs, community centres and young offenders organisations.

Support us

Fundraising and development

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There are many ways to support the Hallé - to find out more, explore the links opposite, read about our forthcoming events or speak to a member of the development team.

About us

Find out more about the Hallé

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Now in its 158th season, the Hallé ranks among the UK's top symphonic ensembles, with a distinguished history of acclaimed performances in this country and around the world; award-winning recordings, radio broadcasts and educational outreach programmes; and a visionary commitment to building audiences and developing orchestral repertoire.

Your visit

More information about your night out with the Hallé

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Find out more about what to expect from a Hallé concert as well as information about the Hallé's Manchester home - The Bridgewater Hall.