Aleiah’s Adventure is a beautiful family theatre show. Taking place as part of the Manchester Libraries Black History Month programme, the show tells the story of a young Deaf girl called Aleiah who becomes lost after leaving her family to step out into the world on her own. Join Aleiah as she discovers the stories […]

Aleiah’s Adventure is a beautiful family theatre show. Taking place as part of the Manchester Libraries Black History Month programme, the show tells the story of a young Deaf girl called Aleiah who becomes lost after leaving her family to step out into the world on her own. Join Aleiah as she discovers the stories […]

Aleiah’s Adventure is a beautiful family theatre show. Taking place as part of the Manchester Libraries Black History Month programme, the show tells the story of a young Deaf girl called Aleiah who becomes lost after leaving her family to step out into the world on her own. Join Aleiah as she discovers the stories […]

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For Black History Month, a brand new play will be performed in Hope Mill Theatre. Forgotten Voices tells the real-life story of Eva Moorhead Kadalie. Eva was the widow of South Africa’s first national black trade union leader, Clements Kadalie. Forgotten Voices is a story of pain and joy – but at the heart of […]

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Contact Theatre and Black Gold Arts join forces during Black History Month to deliver a line-up of outstanding Black-led art, performance and film. Experience the live world premiere of mandla rae’s theatre show as british as a watermelon; hear new music from the talented youngsters at Contact Theatre. There will also be new films to […]

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Taking place at Z-Arts, The Gift is a wonderful Christmas theatre show especially for families. Count down in the theatre foyer, then blast off into the stars for this new production created especially for young children by award-winning Early Years practitioners. Join your host – grumpy astronaut Noli and embark on an exciting space adventure. […]

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She Seeks Out Wool is a theatre show by writer-performer Sophie Ablett. The show uses the art of ‘knitting’ to explore one woman’s experiences and the story of her family. The event is happening as part of Manchester Jewish Museum‘s Synagogue Nights, a season of intimate events in the Synagogue.

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Experience a work-in-progress performance of Suzette Coon’s emotive new play. A Jewish Love Story tells of a Jewish woman’s escape from the Polish pogroms of 1900.  It also explores the impact of her experiences on the lives of her daughter and grand daughter. After the show, there will be a ‘Question and Answer’ session with […]

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Israel born singer-songwriter Noga Ritter and her band bring their music to Manchester for the first time. A beautiful fusion of Hebrew Jazz and global grooves. Exclusively for this show, Noga will invite the museum’s song-writing group to join her in performing an original song they wrote collaboratively with Noga in a workshop before the […]

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Join House of Ghetto for this special Black Pride edition of their legendary Manchester Vogue Ball. Manchester Vogue Ball is a spectacular evening of dance and costume inspired by the Vogue movement of 1970s/80s New York.