7th January 2016
Planning permission has been secured for the transformation of Contact. The design, by architectural practice Sheppard Robson, includes the significant remodelling of the existing accommodation as well as creating 300m² of additional space.
23rd December 2015
Today our Agents in Moston and Harpurhey, Manchester were introduced to one of the most important documents they will ever come across in the realm of project management and idea development: the Project Initiation Document.
17th December 2015
Market. Noun. An open space or a building where goods or services are offered for sale by multiple sellers.
16th December 2015
Call out for amateur theatre-makers to be part of the RSC Open Stages project, led by Inua Ellams and Inna Voice.
16th December 2015
Contact has announced its exciting and provocative spring/summer programme.
9th December 2015
Today’s session was all about Avatars (no, we didn’t sit and watch the stunning James Cameron movie of the same name!). Avatars are a really important concept in The Agency and they help our Agents to learn some valuable lessons about teamwork
3rd December 2015
I (Reece Williams, Peer Mentor, Manchester Agency) was never any good at geography when I was in school. I couldn’t separate the West Indies and the West Midlands. In fact, one mark less on my exam and I wouldn’t have obtained a GCSE C Grade.
2nd December 2015
This year in the Manchester cohort of The Agency we hit the ground with our feet peddleing, so quicklly infact we haven’t updated you on whats being going on in the North side of the city!!!!!
16th November 2015
An open letter about arts funding in light of the spending review.
13th November 2015
No Guts, No Heart, No Glory comes to BBC Four this weekend!
15th September 2015
The Agency has been awarded funding to support young people’s social enterprises and projects in Manchester and London.
1st September 2015
Contact has received £25,000 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF), thanks to money raised by National Lottery players, for an exciting new research project, ‘Making Contact’.
28th August 2015
Contact, Dance4 and New Art Club are currently seeking talented community performers to perform in Hercules: A Dance Cabaret.
19th June 2015
Behind the couch, under the sink and across the Atlantic. The Shrine of Everyday Things begins to take shape…
9th June 2015
Come find out about the proposed plans at Contact on Fri 12 June, 5pm to 7pm.
29th May 2015
Ria Hartley and Jenna Watt announced as the 2015 winners.
29th April 2015
Nasima from ICON tells us about her workshop with Inua Ellams.
23rd April 2015
The absent end product
22nd April 2015
Nasima tells us about the day of the Flash Mob.
15th April 2015
Introducing the Graffiti Artist 'Khalid’