It’s only 10 days now until we start building and launch our glorious Spiegeltent for the 2019 festive season. We have a whole host of amazing events and live shows to look forward to and we’re so excited to share the magic of The Spiegeltent with you all this Christmas.
We also have some big news as we launch a new Spiegeltent in Liverpool. We are delighted to be expanding our venture and plan to bring some spectacular events to a city already renowned for its fantastic nightlife. We will be located in the thriving Baltic Triangle area of the city; sited on Cains Brewery Village and adjacent to Liverpool’s famous Baltic Market.
As has been the case for the last eight years, we will also be launching our Bristol Spiegeltent which will be sited at our usual spot in Bristol’s Harbourside District. We aim to outdo ourselves with each passing year and our events programme for 2019 is no different. We have a series of live shows that will be performed in both Liverpool & Bristol as well as some special events particular to each city.
Christmas Events for Liverpool & Bristol
We are bringing a mesmerising line-up of fantastic entertainment, live performance, family fun and great food and drink; all infused with that particular magic and wonder unique to The Spiegeltent. We present to you our fabulous line-up of live shows, parties, events and entertainment for the 2019 festive seasons for both Liverpool and Bristol; including Christmas Parties, live music, film and dance.
Creating dazzling Christmas parties is our what we do best. The Spiegeltent allows us to create a truly unique and magical event space that provides an unforgettable experience and unlike anything you’ve witnessed before. Our Christmas parties have become a central and indispensable part of The Spiegeltent’s events programme and is famous for its decadent surroundings, amazing food and drink, as well as its wild and glamorous nights. We look forward to replicating the magic for 2019. Find out all the dates and details by clicking Liverpool and Bristol.
Benjamin Zephaniah & The Revolutionary Minds
Benjamin Zephaniah is dub poet, author, actor, musician, activist and performer who is one of the most important artists of contemporary Britain. His live shows and musical performances are known for their electric and immersive atmosphere and his collaboration with The Revolutionary Minds has born out one of the best albums of the last five years. We are delighted to have Benjamin performing and especially in Liverpool and Bristol where he rich connections to both cities. Find out all the dates and details by clicking Liverpool and Bristol.
White Mink: Electro Swing Dance
Electro Swing Dance extravaganza! Indulge in an experience which promises a little magic and a dash of time-travel. Be transported back to the days of Swing Dance and the Speakeasy including vintage harmonies, incredible live jazz and a blend of entertainment that’s heady, intoxicating and surprisingly fresh. This is the vintage experience that’s not afraid to mix things up musically, re-imagining swing for the 21st century. In other words, it’s going to be one heck of a party! Find out all the dates and details by clicking Liverpool and Bristol.
Singin’ in the Rain: Expanded Cinema
A brand new and exclusive production hosted by only by The Christmas Spiegeltent. Step inside 1920’s Hollywood with this one-night-only expanded cinema production of musical classic, ‘Singin’ in the Rain’, brand new and exclusive to the Christmas Spiegeltent. The world of cinema classic ‘Singin in the Rain’ will escape the confines of the silver screen, spilling into the space as performers dance, swing and cavort amongst you. With projection mapping, light and live performance, prepare for an evening of glittering festive magic. Enjoy a delicious two-course meal before the show begins and ready yourself for one of Hollywood’s true classics. Find out all the dates and details by clicking Liverpool and Bristol.
Big Drag Pageant
Our Big Drag Pageant is all about talent, diversity, creativity and confidence; all in glorious abundance. We’re proud to invite you to the most ferocious spectacle of the year: a fierce drag showdown of Queens, Kings, Club Kids, Exhibitionists and Super-Monsters, sharing the stage to show off their talents, skills and sass to win the crown, title, cash & fame! The night will be topped off with epic dance floor disco beats from the best of the UK’s LGBTQIA DJs. What are you waiting for? Get a ticket! Find out all the dates and details by clicking Liverpool and Bristol.
Family Cabaret & Disco
Experience the magic of The Spiegeltent whilst watching our family Cabaret Show. Children, Mums, Dads and Grandparents come and watch our internationally acclaimed Cabaret Artists showcase their amazing array of music, theatre, comedy and assorted live performance. After the show there will also be a disco were you and the children can boogie on down. We need your children’s best moves, we need your best moves and we’re lining up a playlist you won’t be able to resist. Bouncing beats, happy hip-hop, soundtrack sing-alongs, Old-Skool classics and the pick of the pop charts. Find out all the dates and details by clicking Liverpool and Bristol.
The Fun & Funky Baby DisKo debuts in Liverpool at The Spiegeltent. Let’s get the little ones moving this Christmas with a fabulous party for those aged five and under. We reckon mums and dads are going to love it, too. It’s a time for dressing up in your whizz-bang sparkliest gear. Everybody loves a disco and we need loads of room for dancing divas, for shy shufflers and for children with real rhythm. Feel free to let the children dress up as whatever they like. The same goes for the adults! Find out all the dates and details by clicking Liverpool and Bristol.
Circus Skills Workshop
The Circus Skills Workshop is one of the highlights of our family events programme; bringing together children of all ages with highly skilled professional Circus performers to give a unique insight into some of the tricks of the trade. Children will learn all the techniques for some of the most spectacular shows at the Circus including Unicycling, the Tight Rope, Juggling and Stilt Walking. This really is fun for all the family and (once the lessons have been learned), the gift that just keeps on giving. The same goes for the adults! Find out all the dates and details by clicking Liverpool and Bristol.
Liverpool Only Christmas Events
We have made some excellent connections in Liverpool and have researched the type of performers that reflect the ethos and style of The Spiegeltent. Below is a list of events specific to the city of Liverpool; involving some of their best known artists and performers.
Sunday Roast Socials & Live Music
The Spiegeltent’s legendary Sunday Social is all about savouring the best day of the weekend at our laid back Sunday afternoon session. With a delicious roast dinner and great tunes, sit back and enjoy a set from some fantastic musicians and performers. This year we have Liverpool icon Levei Tafari pefroming alongside DJs from Positive Vibration – Liverpool’s Award winning Independent Reggae Festival as well as a set from The Specials’ Jerry Dammers – all playing you some amazing Reggae, Ska, Funky, Rhythm & Blues.
With music properly taken care of throughout the afternoon, you can kick back in the sumptuous and relaxing atmosphere of The Spiegeltent, peruse the Sunday papers whilst you sup a pint, tuck into a tasty festive roast dinner and soothe your soul with a freshly-mixed Bloody Mary. Bring your friends, bring your family, come sit, stand, boogie and get social in the friendly atmosphere of The Spiegeltent! Find out all the dates and details by clicking Jerry Dammers and Levi Tafari.
Mersey Swing’s Spitfire Sunday – 1st Dec
Mersey Swing is the home of Lindy Hop and Charleston in Liverpool! Mersey Swing has developed into an exceptional environment to learn, meet new friends and to most of all, have fun. Our goal in Mersey Swing is to get people making friends and dancing. Come alone or with a friend and leave with your toes tappin’ and a smile on your face! This is a fantastic event curated by the best Swing dance practitioners in Liverpool. Above all else, Mersey Swing is exceptional environment to learn, meet new friends and to most of all, have fun and dance. Find out all the dates and details by clicking HERE.
Bristol Only Christmas Events
We love our home in Bristol and we know what our audience demands – spectacular entertainment in all its forms. Our Bristol specific events reflect this desire as we have booked some of the city’s biggest and best and most beloved live performers.
Sunday Roast Socials & Live Music – Sun 15th Dec
The Spiegeltent’s legendary Sunday Social is all about savouring the best day of the weekend at our laid back Sunday afternoon session. With a delicious roast dinner and great tunes, sit back and enjoy a set from some fantastic musicians and performers. This year we have Bristol favourites Laid Blak who take massive inspiration from ska and reggae and have supported the likes of Ed Sheeran, Damian Marley, Lee Scratch Perry and John Legend. We also have a set from The Specials’ Jerry Dammers – all playing you some amazing Reggae, Ska, Funky, Rhythm & Blues.
With music properly taken care of throughout the afternoon, you can kick back in the sumptuous and relaxing atmosphere of The Spiegeltent, peruse the Sunday papers whilst you sup a pint, tuck into a tasty festive roast dinner and soothe your soul with a freshly-mixed Bloody Mary. Bring your friends, bring your family, come sit, stand, boogie and get social in the friendly atmosphere of The Spiegeltent! Find out all the dates and details by clicking Laid Blak and Jerry Dammers.
Club Spiegel – Sat 30th Nov
The legendary Club Spiegel is back at The Spiegeltent! Brace yourselves for an electrifying club night with an incredible line-up of live music; going on throughout the night to the early morning. This year, we are returning to the original full live band format and we cannot wait to get this party started. We have some fantastic musicians this year and this is a definite must for all you festive party-goers. Performing this year are Crazy P, DJ Tom Middletonand DJS Dave Harvey & Christoff. We do not need to tell you that you have to be at this one. Get your crew together, book your tickets early because this night always sells out. Find out all the dates and details by clicking HERE.
Masquerade Ball – Sat 21st Dec
Revellers, pleasure mongers, luscious lords and glamorous ladies – book your tickets for our Masquerade Ball – the highlight of the season’s social calendar. We are dishing up a feast for the eyes and ears with treats galore including fabulous live music, cabaret, magical surprises and epic dance floor grooves with our live musical entertainment. There is also the option of a delicious Pre-Show Dinner.
Come dressed as you please – for those of you who enjoy dressing up, go for it! Haute Couture, despicably dapper, or raggedy trash – we love your style!! So get your glad rags on, sparkle up with a cloud of glitter, slide into that hot slinky outfit, pull on those kinky boots. And most importantly – the mask – will yours be the most fabulous? Find out all the dates and details by clicking HERE.
The ShowHawk Duo – Wed 11th Dec
The Showhawk Duo have dazzled audiences worldwide with their spectacular approach to playing the guitar. Their playing style has broken down barriers between acoustic and electronic music. They have re-thought traditional musical structure creating their own all-encompassing genre. Whether playing old-school trance classics or modern funky house, their live show knows no boundaries and will leave you amazed. They create a truly unique and impressive sound, and have turned many “acoustic” nights into a thumping rave – watch them in action HERE. Find out all the dates and details by clicking HERE.
Spiegel Swings – Sat 7th Dec
Dig out your dancing shoes because we are going to party! Our Saturday Tea & Swing Dance event will get your toes tapping, your hips swaying, your feet stomping and your spirit soaring – even if you’ve never danced Swing in your life. In fact, with lessons, demos, performances and contests this is event will soon have you ‘swingin’ to life’ as we turn the clock back to an age of uproarious fun and entertainment. A celebration of music and dance that all the family can enjoy and a great Sunday lunch to fuel the fun. Find out all the dates and details by clicking HERE.
If you need any more information then please do not hesitate to contact us by phone or email. All contact information can be found HERE.