The Ritz (Manchester)
|This article's factual accuracy may be compromised due to out-of-date information. (December 2011)|
|Owned by||MAMA & Company|
|Previous names||Manchester Ritz|
Many bands have played here including The Beatles, R.E.M., The Stone Roses, Arctic Monkeys, The Smiths, Snow Patrol, Happy Mondays, Adam Ant, Dropkick Murphys. The venue is notable for its unusual "springy" dancefloor.
The venue is also occasional host to events run by third party entertainment brands such as Propaganda, GoGo & Erasmus Parties.
The venue can be seen in an episode of Cracker (UK TV series) in the background during a sequence filmed in the tunnel of Great Marlborough Street.