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TRANS JOY NOW! BEDROOM EDITION25 May 2023BOOM BOOM BOOM BOOM! I want you in my room! - Vengaboys
Lunchtime Lectures12 May 2023Join us as we showcase our wonderful partnership with the University of Manchester.
Call Out: 50 Hours of Freedom Artist Residency11 May 2023Contact and Manchester International Festival are looking for three Greater Manchester-based, non-binary artists to participate in a 50-hour artistic lock-in at Contact.
Commission Announcement: Contact Commission Census by Malandra Jacks5 May 2023Contact are delighted to be supporting the first full-length production by the uber talented duo Malandra Jacks.
Announcing our new food and drink partner: ARMR Café and Kitchen lands at contact27 April 2023Full of heart and soul, think jackfruit burgers, warming curries and Jamaican classics. We’re over the moon to announce that ARMR will be taking up residence in our café and kitchen in 2023! Relocating from their beloved café, health…
Our Spring 2023 Season is Here!27 April 2023Spring is shaping up to be a spectacular season at Contact! Spring has SPRUNG! Okay, maybe not quite, but we can’t wait to welcome you to our spectacular Spring 2023 season. From dance, theatre and comedy to an afro-futurist space…
MIF23 and Contact Present: 50 Hours of Freedom27 April 2023We’re ecstatic to announce our upcoming partnership with Factory International for Manchester International Festival 2023. In celebration of International Non-Binary People’s Day on 14 July, Contact and Manchester International Festival…
A Note From Our Artistic Director27 April 2023Read more about Contact's NPO outcome and our plans for the next three years.
Queer Contact Returns for 202326 April 2023Queer Contact is back, baby! We can’t wait to celebrate queer culture with a lineup of the UK’s most extraordinary LGBTQ+ talent. Learn all about our flagship queer arts festival below, and secure your tickets today!
Introducing 'The Pinch' Ticket26 April 2023Read all about our new The Pinch ticket scheme from Artistic Director and CEO of Contact, Keisha Thompson.
Commission Announcement: Rory Aaron's 'This Town'26 April 2023We will be working closely with Rory through his rehearsal and production process, to bring Rory’s brilliant long narrative poem to life. Rory’s process will be enriched by the presence of a strong creative team: Director/ Dramaturg Cheryl…
Announcing the Cast of STARS26 April 2023Tamasha and ICA announces the cast for Mojisola Adebayo's STARS: an Afrofuturist Space Odyssey.