What's On

27/03/2015 to 02/05/2015
Jazz Supper Club returns to Encore Brasserie with a series of fantastic local jazz acts to help wind down after a busy week. Price includes live jazz music and a three course meal with wine or a cocktail.
Using both original and film footage from the era and backed by his fabulous band, Barry Steele will take you through a journey in time as he brings the character of Roy Orbison back to the centre stage, where it truly belongs. Add to the mix special friends Paul Molloy and Boogie Williams celebrating the musical legacy of Elvis Presley and Jerry Lee Lewis and you have yourself a spectacular fusion of good old Rock n Roll and contemporary musical genius all on one stage.
Nathan Carter, the hottest name on the Country Music scene in Ireland, makes a welcome return to the Millennium Forum following sell-out performances in 2014. Expect to hear some great new songs along with all of the hits, including ‘Wagon Wheel’ and ‘Games People Play, together with a fantastic stage show.
24/04/2015 to 25/04/2015
Patrick Kielty knows nothing. And he needs your help. Dundrum’s finest returns to the Millennium Forum with the premiere Derry performances of his new stand up show Help. Join the former psychology graduate as he attempts to rewrite his rules for love, life and happiness.
Further to our opening night and due to demand “Rapture” teenage disco will be back in the Guildhall on Friday 24th April 2015. With the amazing MC FABU D and local DJ Johnny O Neill, we hope this will be the start of summer madness for all you guys.
29/04/2015 to 02/05/2015
Dara is one of the most recognisable faces on British TV, as host of the hugely successful Mock The Week, The Apprentice You’re Fired and Star Gazing Live. Not forgetting his most recent shows Dara O Briain: School of Hard Sums for Dave and Dara O Briain’s Science Club for BBC2. Catch one of the most charismatic, intelligent, fast-talking and downright funny live performers working today.
Fresh from wowing the 11,000 strong crowd at Proms in the Park and a recent performance on BBC NI “The Arts Show”, Dana Masters plays the Millennium Forum for the first time as a solo artist with the backing of Linley Hamilton and band. Dana covers Soul classics and Jazz standards, filling her songs with a redemptive power and a heartfelt passion that speaks directly to your soul.....not to be missed.
Singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist, Jamie Cullum, returns to the city for his debut performance at the Millennium Forum on Monday 4th May as part of the City of Derry Jazz Festival. Tickets go on sale from the Box Office on Thursday 18th December and are priced at £35.00-£44.50. Since his debut album, Twentysomething in 2004, Jamie has enjoyed a hugely successful career resulting in collaborations with everyone from Pharrell Williams to Los Angeles production maestro, Greg Wells, and genius reimaginings of tracks by Radiohead, Jimi Hendrix and Jeff Buckley. His latest album, Interlude, has recently made The Telegraph’s list of Best Jazz Albums of 2014.
Two thousand children from schools throughout the Western Board area will participate in workshops throughout the day, where the musical focus will be on the exciting sounds fromfilm blockbusters and musicals– Movie Magic.
50 years on from his first UK tour in 1965, US folk music legend Tom Paxton returns to the UK and Ireland in May 2015 to perform seventeen shows. he five decades in between have seen the recording of many enduring songs, and thousands of live performances around the world, as well as a Lifetime Achievement Grammy Award in 2009.