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A writing workshop led by Miray Sidhom which will help you develop creative tools to explore your journey with pregnancy, birth and parenthood.

To celebrate the premiere of Amy Vreeke’s Glowing, join us for a free creative writing workshop led by artist Miray Sidhom!

Within the session, there will be activities to help develop your creative tools and explore the journey of pregnancy, birth and parenthood.

Please note, writers of all experience levels are welcome. We can’t wait to see you there!


To book a creche spot, please head to this page here.

Creche spots are free and open to children aged 1 – 4.

About Glowing

Candid, ferocious, funny and loud, Glowing is a show that debunks the myths that pregnant women are having the time of their lives and new mothers spend their days softly singing nursery rhymes to sleeping babies.

Learn more here.

About Miray Sidhom

Miray Sidhom is an Egyptian-born writer, theatre-maker, facilitator and performer. Her practice combines elements of film, soundscapes, poetry and movement to create socially engaged, thought-provoking performances. Miray’s writing has been featured in LegalAliens’ audio series Things I Am Not, and the Black Gold Arts Zine. Her debut solo show THE BREAD WE BREAK explored Egypt’s suppressed history of political uprisings and was commissioned by Contact and Arts Council England. Miray is one-sixth of the experimental theatre company ClusterFlux Collective, creating innovative performances which respond to our contemporary context in playful ways.


If you have any access needs you want to discuss with us, please call the box office Monday to Friday between 10 – 10pm on 0161 274 0600.

Alternatively, you can email the box office on, or get in touch via direct message on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram (@contactmcr on all three platforms).

Date Time & Place
Monday 17 October 5:30pm
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Tuesday 18 October 12:30pm
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