From Broadway to Britten-Opera North brings its new season to the Lowry

Madcap capers, a spine-chilling ghost story and simmering tensions in 1940s New York make up Opera North’s compelling new season which tours to The...

Five new Homemakers works to go on sale on Thursday

Details of five new Homemakers works that will go on sale on Thursday, June 4, have been announced. Homemakers is a series of works presented...

5-year-old recreates iconic LS Lowry scene from her bedroom window – 64 years after...

LS Lowry’s Going to the Match is one of the most recognisable paintings in Britain today. It captured the scene, in 1953, as crowds flocked...

Nefertiti was no pharaoh, says renowned Manchester Egyptologist

Contrary to popular opinion, one of the most famous women in ancient history did not rule Egypt, according to a new book. Dr Joyce Tyldesley, an Egyptologist...

Historic London passage that influenced George Orwell reimagined by Manchester architecture students

The rich architectural heritage of an 18th century London mews that featured in 1950s cinema and the works of George Orwell is to be...

Immersive virtual reality project preserves historic Manchester synagogue

Manchester’s first post-war building and its only city centre synagogue has been digitally preserved for future generations to revisit forever in virtual reality. Manchester Metropolitan...

Erotic novelist desires help from readers to find right climactic ending to book in...

Erotic fiction writer Pamela DeMenthe will be launching her latest book ‘eVULVAlution’ at The Lowry on Thu 4 – Fri 5 April.

Local nature champions featured in a new photography exhibition at Dunham Massey

What small changes are local people doing to make a big difference to nature? A new photography exhibition at one of Greater Manchester’s largest...

Over 2,000 submissions received for the inaugural Manchester Open Exhibition at HOME

THE judges for the inaugural Manchester Open Exhibition at HOME have a huge, exciting task ahead of them as over 2,000 entries have been...

Girl Gang to produce The Lowry Galleries next Edit.

Girl Gang Manchester will lead the sixth Edit in The Lowry Galleries. The Edits series gives artists and performers a space to develop previously unexplored...