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Stroker’s Picks: The C Project

May 9, 2014


Manchester’s Christie Hospital has established itself as one of the biggest and best causes to raise money for. The largest cancer centre in Europe, it treats in excess of 40,000 patients each year. Many fundraisers are gearing up for next weekend’s Great Manchester Run to raise money in support of the Christie, but over in […]

re:playing for Free – January on the Fringe

January 6, 2014


Salford is kicking off 2014 with not just one, but two festivals, both at opposite ends of the Fringe spectrum, but both sharing the same ethos – showcasing new talent and writing to an ever widening audience. It is easy at the start of a New Year to forge ahead with a clean sweep and […]

Stroker’s Picks: September

September 5, 2013


Summer might be drawing to a close and the shadows are getting fractionally longer as the nights draw in. But, as always, we’re here to bring you our pick of live events and theatre from across the region for this September! In the Theatres PICK OF THE MONTH: There Has Possibly Been an Incident Royal […]

Mugabeland – LIVE!

May 17, 2013


Following on from their hit trilogy of soldiers’ stories, Come As You Arts Northwest returns with the next play in their series about ordinary people in extraordinary circumstances. The musicians of Denifari welcome you to the stage of the Lowry Studio with their infectious enthusiasm and uplifting sound. The beat of drums backed with the […]

Stroker’s Picks: May

May 3, 2013


It’s the Bank Holiday weekend! Time to relax and take stock as the days get longer and the nights get mercifully shorter. We’ve got a packed month in review for you and take it from me, this doesn’t even scratch the surface of what’s going on in Manchester over the next four weeks! Theatre:  A Dolls House […]

Re:play Reviewed: Stars are Fire and Hidden – LIVE!

January 18, 2013


You might not realise it but Manchester has a thriving fringe theatre scene that stretches right across the city. Often only running for a short period to limited audiences, the Library Theatre has brought some of the successful, different and unusual productions back for the re:play festival at The Lowry. Monkeywood Theatre had a very […]

Arabian Nights – LIVE!

December 7, 2012


Ali Baba and the forty thieves, the mysterious magic carpet, Sinbad the Sailor – all very familiar tales of a far away land in a far away time. But medieval Persia has officially arrived in Manchester this Christmas as the Library Theatre Company presents an unusual Christmas show as we travel back in time to […]