Celebrating Salford’s Walter Greenwood and working class writing

This Wednesday, Salford's Working Class Movement Library are marking the publication of Chris Hopkins’s new book on Walter Greenwood, as well as the 80th anniversary...

The power of Placebo

This October internationally renowned Clod Ensemble will premiere Placebo. To run alongside their latest production, the interdisciplinary performance company has programmed a season of...

English National Ballet Manon National Tour Principal Casting Announced

Continuing its commitment to UK touring and presenting world-class ballet to the widest possible audience, Autumn 2018 sees English National Ballet present Sir Kenneth...

Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair returns to Manchester this October

The award-winning Great Northern Contemporary Craft Fair (GNCCF) will once again open its doors for four days of cutting-edge craft and design at Upper...

Norman Long book launch at Contemporary Six

Celebrated modern artist Norman Long MAFA is holding his book launch for Oils: Techniques and Tutorials for the Complete Beginner at independent art gallery...

Behind the scenes: Homebird DJ Paulette takes shape in The Lowry galleries.

Behind the scenes images have been released for DJ Paulette’s exhibition ‘Homebird’ that opens at The Lowry this weekend (Sat 22 Sept – Sun...

Colin Stafford-Johnson : Living a Wild Life at Sale Waterside

Irish wildlife cameraman and television presenter Colin Stafford-Johnson is one of the world’s most acclaimed and internationally awarded filmmakers. Throughout his legendary career, Colin...

Adventurer & Sunday Times Bestseller Levison Wood Brings His New Tour To Manchester

In his second adventure-filled live theatre show, Levison Wood will share tales from his most recent journeys across some of the most perilous danger zones on...

Matthew Bourne’s legendary ‘Swan Lake’ returns to The Lowry with music by Tchaikovsky.

Matthew Bourne’s ‘Swan Lake’ returns to The Lowry Tue 20 November – Sat 1 December with a fresh look for the 21st century. Retaining the iconic...

First Time Puts HIV In The Spotlight On The 30th World AIDS Day

Waterside Arts and Creative Industries Trafford have commissioned a brand new piece of theatre by Nathaniel Hall. First Time, a show that explores one young...