MIF Live-Re:Creating Europe, an exploration of Europe through the words that have defined its...

MIF LIVE, Manchester International Festival’s free online programme for audiences at home, continues this week with Re:Creating Europe, an exploration of Europe through the...

Mark E Smith meets Wyndham Lewis

It might be one of the more unusual events of the summer. Next week, in an exclusive performance, agent of chaos Mark E. Smith will respond...

Art Battle Special Guests to Raise Money for Mayor Andy Burnham’s Homeless Fund

A 'special guests' round is being added to the Champion of Champions Art Battle Manchester event, which takes place next Saturday 30 September at...

Don Giovanni to Doncaster – world’s first Yorkshire opera premieres in Salford

THE FIRST ever Yorkshire opera is receiving its world premiere at the University of Salford. The Arsonists, sung entirely in the dialect of God’s own...

Happy’ exhibition inspired by Victoria Wood opens this week in Bury

A new exhibition inspired by Victoria Wood marks the beginning of a year of ‘Happy’ events at Bury Art Museum. Simply titled “Happy”, the display...

Waterstones launches new Trafford Centre bookshop with Carl Fogarty book signing

On Saturday 28th April 2018, Waterstones will be celebrating the relocation of its Trafford Centre bookshop from Regent Crescent to new premises on Peel...

80 learning disabled artists show new work across Greater Manchester

This autumn 80 learning disabled artists will occupy contemporary and historical venues across Greater Manchester in PERSPECTIVES, a series of exhibitions, happenings and creative...

Exciting new dance company to launch with Gala Night at Palace Theatre

From free runners to hip hop, ballet to street dance, the Z Bo Jackson Company will combine a diverse mix of dance styles with...

Artists from across Greater Manchester, supported by Manchester International Festival, host monthly micro-festival events...

MIF are supporting artists and collectives from across Greater Manchester to host online events each month between December 2020 and May 2021 as part...

What’s On in Manchester this week (21 – 24 August)

The weather may be miserable, but you don't have to be. There’s plenty to do in Manchester this week to get you up, out...