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Playing at the Royal Exchange Theatre, Glee & Me is a prize-winning dark comedy written by Stuart Slade. Glee & Me is a one-woman theatre show about 16-year-old Lola, a bright and brave teenager who is diagnosed with a malignant brain tumour. Liv Hill takes on the role of Lola. She made her television debut […]

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There’s a range of events – both online an in-person – happening for book-lovers, writers and culture at HOME this October. Manchester Literature Festival is a week-long celebration of imagination, ideas, stories, and voices from around the world. Bringing together the most exciting storytellers, poets, and thinkers for everyone to enjoy.

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Part of HOME Manchester’s new theatre season, Homemakers is an exciting collection of new work that audiences can access at home. Homemakers features live-streamed theatre, games, art and poetry. There’s lots for audiences to get involved in too – including online workshops and talks. Dive in and try something new.

Part of the Manchester School of Art at Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU), The Holden Gallery houses ongoing art exhibitions. Admission is free and the gallery is open to everybody. With a rich history dating back over one hundred years, The Holden Gallery offers a varied collection of contemporary art. With a fully curated exhibitions programme, […]

Royal Northern College of Music

The Royal Northern College of Music is temporarily closed to the public. Presenting more than 400 concerts each year, the Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM) is an internationally acclaimed conservatoire and performance venue. With four impressive performance spaces, including a fully-equipped theatre, a stunning concert hall and a 150-seater Forman Lecture Theatre, the RNCM […]

The Stoller Hall

Manchester’s newest music and performance venue, the Stoller Hall opened its doors in 2017. Based within the Chetham’s School of Music, the venue sits right next door to Victoria Station in the city centre. Offering an unrivalled acoustic and an impressive visual backdrop for live music, the venue offers fully accessible facilities, a bar and […]

The CFCCA galleries will reopen from Wednesday 19 May 2021. Conveniently located in Manchester’s Northern Quarter, the Centre for Chinese Contemporary Art (CFCCA) hosts a unique programme of visual art, talks, workshops and performances, and proudly leads the UK in exploring Chinese contemporary culture. Running a regularly changing programme of new exhibitions alongside new commissions […]

The Manchester Museum

Manchester Museum is undergoing a huge building project and is closed to the public until late 2022. Situated within the University of Manchester, Manchester Museum is home to an array of artefacts from the natural world. Highlights at the museum include a fossilised T-Rex called Stan, ancient Egyptian artefacts and live amphibians and reptiles. Whatever […]

Manchester Craft & Design Centre

Located in the heart of the Northern Quarter in a former Victorian fish and poultry market, Manchester Craft and Design Centre (MCDC) has been thriving for over 35 years. Housing two floors of contemporary craft studios, it is home to some of Manchester’s most talented artists, designers and makers, selling ceramics, textiles, jewellery, sculpture, prints, […]

The Castlefield Gallery will reopen from Wednesday 19 May 2021. Castlefield Gallery is a contemporary art gallery and artist-focused organisation established in 1984. The gallery exhibits a curated programme of new and commissioned exhibitions at its Gallery site in Manchester, as well as organising and commissioning exhibitions off-site and in the public realm. Over the […]