Following on from their award winning performance of Clouds at the Pankhurst Centre in 2019, Time & Again return to the Greater Manchester Fringe with a joyous take on Shakespeare’s beloved comedy – a very 1980s themed adaptation of A Midsummer Night’s Dream! Crimp your hair, pull up a chair and prepare to encounter runaway […]

Join the Sexuality Summer School for a performance lecture in which mandla rae tells the story of the experience of being a ‘category mistake’ – an identity that society does not want to admit exists. This event is presented in partnership with SICK! Festival There will be BSL interpretation for this event. About mandla rae: […]

The story of three actors who are putting on a show to impress the infamous theatre critic, Bob the Leech. Bob’s reviews will either make or break any actor’s career, and these three actors will do all they can to impress the critic – even go as far as to design a whole show centred […]

“Arrests of persons of White ethnic appearance accounted for 48% of arrests for a terrorism-related offence” – Home Office (National Statistics-2020). Now more than ever radical ideologies are taking advantage of vulnerable people online. This is George’s story, of childhood joy, passionate relationships, online friendships and yet he slips down the dark rabbit hole of […]

“Arrests of persons of White ethnic appearance accounted for 48% of arrests for a terrorism-related offence” – Home Office (National Statistics-2020). Now more than ever radical ideologies are taking advantage of vulnerable people online. This is George’s story, of childhood joy, passionate relationships, online friendships and yet he slips down the dark rabbit hole of […]

What do you get when you combine a wedding ring, burlesque and Pacman? Well, if you’re Lizzie Boone, you might get therapy… Lizzie will pull you into her world for a night of drama, healing and dark humour. Centred around a therapists office, this one-woman show explores the intricacies of humanity through a woman who […]

What do you get when you combine a wedding ring, burlesque and Pacman? Well, if you’re Lizzie Boone, you might get therapy… Lizzie will pull you into her world for a night of drama, healing and dark humour. Centred around a therapists office, this one-woman show explores the intricacies of humanity through a woman who […]

The Burgess Foundation has a rolling programme of public exhibitions highlighting the life and work of Anthony Burgess. Because visiting exhibitions has been a little difficult of late, we have expanded our exhibition programme to become fully browsable online. Delve into a world of Anthony Burgess below. Please note: this event page has a date […]

SwitchMCR presents ‘We Won’t Fall’. A dystopian, immersive production which interrogates freedom, community and rebellion. Devised by company members of SwitchMCR. SwitchMCR is a collective driven by young artists. Our aim is to bring emerging artists together to create new theatre, gain further experience in our chosen fields and get greater exposure within the performance […]

SwitchMCR presents ‘We Won’t Fall’. A dystopian, immersive production which interrogates freedom, community and rebellion. Devised by company members of SwitchMCR. SwitchMCR is a collective driven by young artists. Our aim is to bring emerging artists together to create new theatre, gain further experience in our chosen fields and get greater exposure within the performance […]