Stand-up comedy with Paul Sinha, Debra-Jane Appleby, Tom Allen, Jonathan Mayor, Heena Patel, Sarah Emmott and Kate McCabe.
Creative writing and performance workshop for young people with some experience. Suitable for ages 13 to 25.
A night of international poetry & spoken word theatre featuring First Wave Hip Hop Ensemble (USA) & South Bank Centre’s Poetry Parnassus on tour.
CTW Matinee: A darkly funny look at life, loss and discovery. Plus Q&A.
CTW Workshop: Thai theatre skills.
CTW Workshop: A guide to creating collaborative performance.
CTW2012 present Arts-in-Action Wordsmiths (Trinidad and Tobago) and CYAC (UK)
Baba Israel gives a keynote speech to the Australia National Symposium plus performances from the CTW companies.
CTW Workshop: The host company CYAC showcase their devising techniques.
Matinee: Dance from Crown Troupe of Africa, Boundless Productions & Clumsy Me.
In a change to advertised listings, we present a live performance from Boundless Productions (UK) & a film screening of the new show from Crown Troupe of Africa (Nigeria).
Matinee: 20 Stories High (UK) & 24Theater (Iran). Plus Q&A.
CTW Workshop: Devising performance.
CTW Workshop: Trinidad theatre techniques.
Performances from St Ann’s School (Stockport), Blessed John Newman RC College (Oldham) & William Hulme’s Grammar School, (Whalley Range) inspired by the international CTW2012 companies from Nigeria, Thailand and Trinidad & Tobago.
Manchester’s ONLY open-stage event for dancers, with solos to improvised music and spontaneous duets. All styles welcome.
In a change to advertised listings, YARD Youth Theatre (UK) and Moradokmai Theatre Community (Thailand) bring CTW2012 to a close.
A celebration of this year’s Future Fires programme, including a premiere of a new film by the Future Fires & Sam Twyman, and live performances from Polarbear & Kate Tempest.
Exhibitions in July 2012
An exclusive exhibition by photographer Ian Tilton featuring images of The Smiths, The Stone Roses plus much more.