As part of Contact's ongoing commitment to diversity, Queer Contact develops work and presents events throughout the year, for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender (LGBT) communities of Greater Manchester.
Each February, as part of LGBT History Month, this programming converges in a festival featuring the best performance, music, spoken word, and theatre with local young people and performers interacting with the best UK and international talent.
Queer Contact 2014 will take place 6-15 February 2014 and will feature Opera North and The Tiger Lillies, Joey Arias, Jackie Kay, Craig Hill, The House of Suarez Vogue Ball, My Bad Sister, exhibitions from Pam Van-Damned and Lee Baxter/George House Trust, plus much more.
Tickets from £3. Available via contactmcr.com or 0161 274 0600.
Queer Contact 2014 is supported by The Granada Foundation, Cake Tin Foundation, Manchester Pride, Apples and Snakes, and Cornerhouse Micro-commissions.
Queer Contact 2014 Media Partners are DIVA, Gay Times, OutNorthwest, The Lesbian & Gay Foundation, Canal Street, Gaydio and SEEN Liverpool.
Queer Contact Launch Events are supported by Barefoot Wine.