Serviced apartments in Manchester for ‘White Christmas’ at The Lowry

Get in the Christmas spirit this winter and head to The Lowry in Salford Quays, Manchester, where the stage musical of Bing Crosby’s 1954 film, ‘White Christmas’ will be showcasing from 30th November 2012 to 5th January 2013. The show was last at The Lowry in 2009 and was a record-breaking sell out, so make sure you get your tickets early! Featuring Irving Berlin songs including, ‘White Christmas’, ‘Happy Holiday’ and ‘Blue Skies’, this is a feel good night out for all the family and is the perfect way to treat your loved ones in the run up to Christmas.

Claire Sweeney of former Brookside fame will be taking on the role as Betty Haynes. Claire has appeared in many stage shows since leaving Brookside, including ‘Guys and Dolls’ with Patrick Swayze, Legally Blonde and Educating Rita. She will be joined by Corrie star, Wendi Peters, who played Cilla Battersby-Brown in the soap for 4 years. Wendi has also had a successful stage career, performing in ‘The Game’, ‘The Scarlet Pimpernel’ and ‘Guys and Dolls’. Another former Corrie resident in the form of Steven Houghton will be playing Bob Wallace. Steven has had extensive stage experience, having had parts in ‘Blood Brothers’, ‘Grease’ and ‘Spend, Spend, Spend’ for which he was nominated for a Laurence Olivier Award. Completing the line up of major characters is Dallas star, Ken Kercheval. Ken’s character, Cliff Barnes, was the only character to appear in the series throughout its entire run. He has performed the role of General Waverly in many cities including Edinburgh, Portsmouth, Cardiff and Southampton.

If you’re planning on heading to Manchester to see ‘White Christmas’ at The Lowry, you’ll need to think about accommodation. Serviced City Pads offers an extensive range of Manchester serviced apartments, including apartments in Salford Quays. Apartments are the ideal alternative to hotels; they have all the same comforts but with more space, privacy and flexibility. If you’re interested in booking one of our Manchester holiday apartments then please give our reservations team a call now on 0844 335 8866 or email us on