This event is a celebration of Bengali folk music, which has been important to Bengali communities in South Asia, and also here in the UK. This one-hour event includes a selection of music and dance performances by Manchester-based performing arts group Krishno-Chura. There will also be a screening of a short film called Our Songs, […]

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The Klezmer Tune Club brings together musicians (of any level or instrument) to explore songs from the klezmer tradition. At each session, participants will be taught a different klezmer song, to be played with a variety of instruments. There will also be a discussion around the history of the piece. Participants should bring their own […]

Band Club is a weekly session that happens at Z-Arts every Thursday from 6:00 pm -7:30 pm. Young people get to learn how to write songs, play in a band, produce, and record their music. They’ll also get to try out different instruments and take part in some exciting performance opportunities. It doesn’t matter if […]

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Join the Rhythm & Rhyme Club at Z-arts and become a Rhyme Star with Yemi. Build confidence and creativity through poetry, rhythm & rhymes, building your language and musical skills. Head down to Z-arts. Discover new poems, write your own and explore using words with music.

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Now more than ever, it’s important to encourage creativity and self-expression in children and young people. At Rhythm and Rhyme Club, young people aged from 8 – 11 can become Rhyme Stars with Yemi. Boost confidence and creativity through poetry and music. Discover new poems and write some new ones of your own!

THE ultimate guitar festival experience is back for 2022. Make your way to The Stoller Hall for three days of music, workshops and performance. The festival will host big guitar names like Sean Shibe, Daniel Martinez and Craig Ogden, as well as up-and-coming musicians. From classical and acoustic to electric, bass and flamenco, the festival […]

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Liven up your Thursday lunchtime with The Royal Northern College of Music. This regular event brings you a selection of music created by the college’s students, staff and visiting artists. The event takes place in the RNCM Concert Hall.

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Experience vibrant and authentic Flamenco music and dance by the award-winning Daniel Martinez Flamenco Company. Bringing the passion and fire of Spain to Manchester, you can enjoy a range of dance and music. There will be Flamenco singers, guitarists and dancers. And there will also be Spanish food and drink on offer too.  

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This spring The Arden School of Theatre bring a fantastic musical showcase to Band on the Wall. Get yourselves down to the venue to hear a live performance by the current Vocal Studies and Performance Students. Stars of the future!

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Get yourselves down to Contact for an electrifying version of Frankenstein. This show features a superb blend of beatbox, song and theatre delivered by a talented group of youngsters. Six talented artists from the BAC Beatbox Academy use their mouths to make every sound in this hour-long theatre show. The show has received five-star reviews […]