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Meet the Soloists

Meet the Soloists

13th March 2014

Find out more about this year’s Flying Solo shortlisted artists.

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Call for artists - FLUXUS

Call for artists - FLUXUS

3rd February 2014

Become a part of a new multi-disciplinary art event taking place across Contact in June.

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Calling all artists, writers, designers...

Calling all artists, writers, designers...

15th January 2014

DEADLINE: 3 MARCH. Calling all visual artists, writers, designers and illustrators. We are looking for submissions to raise funds for Contacting the World.

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Are you a Future Fire?

Are you a Future Fire?

24th October 2013

18 to 30? Want to create and deliver your own community arts project?

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Video Shoot for Dystopia

Video Shoot for Dystopia

16th March 2013

I:CON went behind the scenes at the video trailer shoot for CYAC’s Dystopia, find out what we saw…

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Episode 6 of CountryBoy's Struggle Online is released

Episode 6 of CountryBoy's Struggle Online is released

10th August 2012

In Episode 6 of CountryBoys Struggle: Online Michael Crompton has managed to get a job washing dishes at the Roundhouse Theatre in London, however things take a turn for the worst when he is challenged to a street rap batte, what lyrics can he respond with?

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Noise Generation #9

Noise Generation #9

30th April 2012

The latest edition of Contact’s in-house arts and culture radio show.

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Contacting the World 2012 March Meet

Contacting the World 2012 March Meet

16th April 2012

A summary of what happened at the March meet up of Contacting the World 2012 including tales about ice cream battles, an impromptu jamming session and a festival preview show.

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Noise Generation #7

Noise Generation #7

9th March 2012

The latest edition of Contact’s in-house radio show.

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Contact Spring 2012

Contact Spring 2012

28th February 2012

Watch our video preview of the Spring season at Contact.

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Festive Opening Hours

Festive Opening Hours

19th December 2011

We are now closed for the holidays – both the building and Contact Lounge will re-open to the public on Mon 9 January 2012.

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Noise Generation #5

Noise Generation #5

1st December 2011

The fifth edition of Contact’s very own radio show, hosted by Oliver Sykes and Abbie Willcox.

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The Hermitt

The Hermitt

28th November 2011

A goodbye from Bethany and some leaving presents if you can find them…

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TURN FESTIVAL: Call for submissions

TURN FESTIVAL: Call for submissions

16th November 2011

Northwest dancers & dance-makers (18+) are invited to submit proposals to Turn Festival 2012. DEADLINE: 13 JANUARY 2012

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CTW2012: The Companies Are Announced!

CTW2012: The Companies Are Announced!

15th November 2011

Baba Israel, Julie Hesmondhalgh (Hayley, Coronation Street) and Sarah Gbeleyi (Future Fires) announce the twinned companies for Contacting the World 2012.

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Noise Generation #4

Noise Generation #4

27th October 2011

Contact’s radio show feat. Ben Mellor (Phrased & Confused), Maxwell Golden (CountryBoy’s Struggle) plus much more.

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Noise Generation #3

Noise Generation #3

28th September 2011

The third edition of Contact’s monthly arts and music radio show, Noise Generation

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Noise Generation #2

Noise Generation #2

14th September 2011

The second edition of Noise Generation, Contact’s radio show of arts and music.

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Noise Generation #1

Noise Generation #1

29th July 2011

Contact’s launches its first radio show on ALL FM 96.9

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Lost & Found 2011 - Day 4 Video

Lost & Found 2011 - Day 4 Video

10th June 2011

Check out video from Day 4 featuring Elemental Opera, Mixed Movement, The Ladies Who Do Lunch and more.

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Lost & Found 2011 - Day 3 Video

Lost & Found 2011 - Day 3 Video

9th June 2011

Check out video from Day 3 of the festival featuring Stitch & Ride and Countryboy’s Stuggle on the Metrolink Moving Theatre & Elemental Opera at St.Anne’s Square, and Piccadilly Gardens.

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Lost & Found 2011 - Day 2 Video

Lost & Found 2011 - Day 2 Video

8th June 2011

Check out video footage from Day 2 of Lost & Found featuring Stitch & Ride and The Stars Were Bright & I Was In Canada on the Metrolink Moving Theatre..

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Lost & Found 2011 - Day 1 Video

Lost & Found 2011 - Day 1 Video

7th June 2011

Check out video from Day 1 of the festival featuring Stitch & Ride and Pandamonium on the Metrolink Moving Theatre.

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Lose Yourself. Find Art. Discover Manchester.

Lose Yourself. Find Art. Discover Manchester.

1st June 2011

Lost & Found is almost upon us! After months of organizing, the Re:Con team is proud to give you this brand new, city-wide arts festival! With so much cool and FREE stuff happening all over the joint what should you be checking out?

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Creatives! Get support from Umbro Industries!

Creatives! Get support from Umbro Industries!

15th April 2011

We know that everyone interested in what Contact is up to can be a creative bunch – that’s why we thought you might be interested in winning £10,000 from our friends at Umbro Industries.

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