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Stroker’s Picks: May 2014

May 15, 2014

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Spring has most definitely sprung in Manchester with a veritable selection of events to tickle your cultural tastebuds in the coming days! Manchester After Hours & NQ After Dark Various venues citywide, Thursday 15 May  Culture vultures will be excited by Manchester’s finest cultural and bohemian hotspots open their doors late for one night only. […]

Norris & Parker/Sketchy Theatre – LIVE!

May 7, 2013

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Manchester’s comedy scene is rich with talent stretching from the Northern Quarter’s Frog and Bucket to Oxford Road’s XS Malarkey. But some of the most experimental acts are to be found in theatres above pubs and for the Bank Holiday, The Kings Arms presents a comedy showcase from two up and coming acts: Norris & […]

The Best – LIVE!

March 14, 2013

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It’s 1981 and legendary Manchester United footballer George Best, aged 35, was still athletic and handsome, despite his alcoholism, playing for the San Jose Earthquakes, checks into rehab. As George battles his demons, his wife Angie, 29, gives an overly frank interview to a journalist. Through a series of flashbacks, we hear of George’s rapid […]

V for Vendetta – LIVE!

January 9, 2013

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After the successful adaptation of The Ballad of Halo Jones back in 2012, attention turns to another of Alan Moore’s seminal works, V for Vendetta. A timeless tale of anarchy against the system, V for Vendetta has endured ever since its first appearance back in 1982 in Warrior magazine. Popularised by the use of the […]

Alan Moore’s The Ballad of Halo Jones

November 22, 2012

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Alan Moore’s timeless story of the 51st century girl next door made a surprisingly smooth transition to stage back in January. The critical reception made it a logical choice to remount, and where better than the UK’s premier comic convention – Thought Bubble! But as we see, The Ballad of Halo Jones has undergone a […]