Events in October 2012


FREE (booking essential due to limited capacity)

Writers! How does your work translate to the stage? Find out as your work is read by professional actors. Actors! Get script-in-hand practice. Over 18s.

Media Drop


13 to 30? Interested in digital media? Drop by!

£8 FULL // £5 CONC. // (£5 PREVIEWS 3-6 OCT)

A powerful new play combining hard-hitting text with multimedia to create a unique immersive experience.

£8 FULL // £5 CONC. // FREEACT

A jaw-dropping night of circus with film and evocative live music.

Young Identity


13 to 25? Creative writing/performance workshop for young people with some experience.

£10 FULL // £6 CONC.

Amiri Baraka in conversation, with support from Young Identity. Part of Manchester Literature Festival.

£8 FULL // £5 CONC.

Heart-warming & hilarious tale of two women, direct from rave reviews at the Edinburgh Fringe, and starring two of South Africa’s most beloved comediennes Lesego Motsepe & Hlengiwe Lushaba.

£10 FULL // £6 CONC.

Stunning dance theatre production enriched by dance, song, and African storytelling.

Mixed Movement


Manchester’s ONLY open-stage event for dancers, with solos to improvised music and spontaneous duets. All styles welcome.

£8 FULL // £5 CONC.

The tale of two mothers bound together by a senseless act of murder in a tour-de-force solo performance from Thembi Mtshali-Jones.

£10 FULL // £6 CONC.

A special one-off event featuring some of the UK’s best vocalists, musicians and performers alongside the Sibikwa Arts African Indigenous Orchestra.

£10 FULL. // £6 CONC. // FREEACT

What happens when a 15-year-old boy discovers he can move things with his mind? Will he try to win the heart of the girl, or take revenge on his classmates and teachers? Powerful coming-of-age story.

MSF2012: What Am I Worth?


A heart-warming journey through transplant medicine, guided by your very own doctor.

Exhibitions in October 2012

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