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Tuesday, 3 May 2016 - 7:00pm

They Eat Culture present their fortnightly film club - a place for the film fanatics of Preston to share in the joyous experience of watching great cinema. Keep an eye on their Twitter account @CinemaATC for weekly clues and hints about the next film to be screened.

Film
Wednesday, 4 May 2016 - 8:00pm

Slow Club is Sheffield boy-girl duo Charles Watson (guitar, vocals, piano) and Rebecca Taylor (drums, vocals, guitar). The band formed in 2005 when they were both still teenagers and spent the next two years touring relentlessly around the North of England. A support slot with US band Tilly And The Wall brought them to the attention of Moshi Moshi Records who released their debut album Yeah So in 2009.

Music
Thursday, 5 May 2016 - 8:00pm

London, 2001. Raves. Revision. Re-election. Nadia is swept up in one hot summer’s night of love that promises endless possibilities. Drinking, dancing, hope, ambition, lust, greed… and decisions that will determine the rest of her life. Rhythmically underscored by a live mix of old school UK Garage, award-winning writer Sabrina Mahfouz explores the legacy of a cultural movement that defined the hopes of a generation. London, 2015. Re-wind.

Music | Theatre
Friday, 6 May 2016 - 8:00pm

Alan Davey's ECLECTIC DEVILS is the new name of THE PSYCHEDELIC WARLORDS.
Due to reasons beyond our control we've sadly had to postpone this show - watch this space for the announcement of a new date.

Music
Wednesday, 11 May 2016 - 8:00pm

Wilting In Reverse is a strangely compelling story with live music, vigorous dancing, understandable words and a fair bit of profound (probably life changing) body movement.

Theatre
Thursday, 12 May 2016 - 8:00pm

‘Spirit Of ’86 in 2016’ tour will further present the very best of the songs contained within both ‘Declaration’ and ‘Strength’ in a uniquely contemporary style that honours the legacy the band left on the decade it helped define. There's also a new album in the works, so Alarm fans will also be treated to debut performances of brand new material from a soon to be released Mike Peters & The Alarm album.

Music
Friday, 13 May 2016 - 8:00pm

Singer/songwriter/guitarist Neil Hagerty honed his subversive approach to rock in two of the underground's most prominent bands: Pussy Galore and Royal Trux. Hagerty's solo career proved to be prolific, and the past decade has seen him release almost an LP a year with current outfit The Howling Hex. Don't miss the chance to catch one of alternative rock's great innovators right here at The Continental.

Music
Tuesday, 17 May 2016 - 7:00pm

They Eat Culture present their fortnightly film club - a place for the film fanatics of Preston to share in the joyous experience of watching great cinema. Keep an eye on their Twitter account @CinemaATC for weekly clues and hints about the next film to be screened.

Film
Saturday, 28 May 2016 - 8:00pm

After their two sell out shows here last year, The Floyd Band touch down once again at The Continental on 28th May to bring you two full classic Pink Floyd albums, Wish You Were Here and Dark Side of the Moon, with some highlights from The Wall.

Music
Tuesday, 31 May 2016 - 7:00pm

They Eat Culture present their fortnightly film club - a place for the film fanatics of Preston to share in the joyous experience of watching great cinema. Keep an eye on their Twitter account @CinemaATC for weekly clues and hints about the next film to be screened.

Film
Wednesday, 1 June 2016 - 8:00pm

In this contemporary exploration of The Odyssey we meet Tilly, a young girl on a fantastical quest to find her father. We are treated to a feast of words, light and movement as we follow Tilly on her journey. This dark and humorous tale will delight, surprise and move you.

Theatre
Friday, 3 June 2016 - 8:00pm

DTF is a four piece vocal and instrumental group based in Clitheroe. Firmly routed in the traditional music and songs of Ireland but also taking from Scotland and Lancashire, the band continue to build a reputation for their mighty live performances.

Music
Saturday, 4 June 2016 - 8:00pm

Martin Bramah’s decision to reform Blue Orchids in September 2012 was eagerly welcomed by the band’s legion of fans.
Originally formed in 1979, after Bramah had departed The Fall, Blue Orchids is viewed, by many commentators, as one of a handful of post-punk outfits that delivered quality material with great songs and a mesmerising live act, and which has consequently stood the test of time.

Music
Wednesday, 8 June 2016 - 8:00pm

Nominated for Best Drama and Best New Writing at the Greater Manchester Fringe Festival, The Stars Are Made of Concrete shows the people behind the statistics and how they try to carry on with grace, humour... and ladyboys.

Theatre
Thursday, 9 June 2016 - 8:00pm

Nominated for Best Drama and Best New Writing at the Greater Manchester Fringe Festival, The Stars Are Made of Concrete shows the people behind the statistics and how they try to carry on with grace, humour... and ladyboys.

Theatre
Friday, 10 June 2016 - 8:00pm

The Sex Pistols Experience are the World's leading tribute to the pioneering punks of '77. With a Worldwide reputation built from almost 2000 live shows which include extensive tours of the USA, Europe, and South America.

Music
Tuesday, 14 June 2016 - 7:00pm

They Eat Culture present their fortnightly film club - a place for the film fanatics of Preston to share in the joyous experience of watching great cinema. Keep an eye on their Twitter account @CinemaATC for weekly clues and hints about the next film to be screened.

Film
Friday, 17 June 2016 - 8:00pm

Making his name early on as an icon with the 6 piece R&B the Southside Stompers, Big Boy Bloater has proven himself to be one of the finest guitarist and performers of his generation and has drawn praise from his contemporaries for his powerful voice and dynamic and instantly recognisable guitar style.

Music
Thursday, 23 June 2016 - 5:00pm

Tickets available soon! Watch this space for more info...

Friday, 1 July 2016 - 8:00pm

Explosive double-header celebrates 40 years of PUNK! The Members' 'Sound of the Suburbs' is one of the biggest punk anthems ever and TV Smith rose to fame as founder member and singer/songwriter of The Adverts. The brilliant Mardi Gras Bombers round off an amazing night of punk rock.

Music
Friday, 8 July 2016 - 8:00pm

Brilliant summer double bill of ska with Holland's Bang the Skillet and Glasgow's finest export Esperanza. A heady mix of great music that'll get you dancing all night long!

Music
Friday, 15 July 2016 - 8:00pm

Newly signed to Nuclear Blast records and with a new LP on the way, we welcome back the definitive crust/anarcho-punk pioneers - the one and only Discharge! Please note date change from June 25th.

Music
Saturday, 16 July 2016 - 2:00pm

A fundraiser for the leader of Cardiacs, Tim Smith. Brilliant all-dayer with the Scaramanga 6, Trojan Horse, Sweet Deals on Surgery, Adam Shaw and many more giving up their time for the cause. All this plus DJs and free goodie bags for the first 50 ticket holders!

Music
Thursday, 18 August 2016 - 7:00pm

Inner City Unit were formed in 1979 by Nik Turner following his departure from Hawkwind.Krankschaft are turning heads with their incendiary mix of psychedelic wig outs, pop songs and no frills power trio telepathy. Expect an evening of Punky Psychedelia, Acid Rock at its finest!

Music
Wednesday, 24 August 2016 - 7:30pm

Ezra Furman is an American alternative and indie singer, songwriter and musician, the frontman of the bands Ezra Furman & the Boy-Friends, and Ezra Furman and the Harpoons, hailing from Chicago, Illinois, U.S. Don't miss the chance to catch this incredible performer here at The Continental!

Music
Saturday, 27 August 2016 - 8:00pm
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