Greater Manchester Fringe

The seventh Greater Manchester Fringe opens on Sunday the 1st of July and runs until the 31st. With over 100 events taking place at venues across the region, ranging from the serious to the surreal; there’s drama, stand-up comedy, children’s shows, clowns, mime, poetry, puppetry,… Read more »

Week 53 at The Lowry

In the year that The Lowry turns eighteen, the Week 53 festival of incredible, international work for the compulsively curious returns to challenge convention and celebrate the ‘coming of age’. There will be 100 artists and 70 performances over 12 extraordinary days, from Thursday the… Read more »

Manchester After Hours

Part of the UK-wide Museums at Night festival , Manchester After Hours has brought thousands of experience seekers to the city over the years, attracted by its ever-changing roster of unusual events and out of the ordinary collaborations. The fifth edition features a programme of… Read more »

Not Quite Light Weekend

The Not Quite Light weekend will run across Salford from Thursday the 17th to Sunday the 20th of May, to coincide with an exhibition of the artist Simon Buckley’s photography. The weekend will feature over 24 different events, including concerts, art events and guided tours…. Read more »

Art Batlle XII at the Royal Exchange Theatre

Art Battle Manchester XII will take place at stunning grade II listed Royal Exchange Theatre. ‘A night of high drama’ will feature 10 new artists taking centre stage. A capacity crowd will watch painters, illustrators, tattooists and street artists go head-to-head in what has been… Read more »