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music Poppy Ajudha
Yes | 6 November 2022

South London singer-songwriter Poppy Ajudha brings her unique jazzy vocal tone and melodies to YES this November.

music Riot Jazz Brass Band
Manchester Academy | 17 April 2022

The 9-strong genre-defining Riot Jazz Brass Band take to the stage of Manchester Academy 2 this month spreading love and irresistable energy

music Adam Green
The Deaf Institute | 29 May 2022

American singer-songwriter, artist and filmmaker Adam Green comes to The Deaf Institute this May.

literature Music and Poetry with Mireia Calafell and Björt Rùnars
Manchester Poetry Library | 7 April 2022

Join Manchester Poetry Library for Mireia Calafell’s first UK performance, accompanied by Björt Rùnars and introduced by Jova Bagioli Reyes.

cinema Ennio: The Maestro
HOME | 28 April 2022

Ennio: The Maestro is a documentary that retraces the life and works of the cinema’s most popular and prolific 20th-century composer.

Gorilla | 21 April 2022

Brooklyn-based post-punkers BAMBARA brings the noise rock to Gorilla this month in support of their latest EP, Love On My Mind.

exhibition Poetry on Vinyl
Manchester Poetry Library | 23 March – 22 April 2022

Manchester Poetry Library is showcasing a curated selection of poetry on vinyl, selected by award-winning poet, novelist and musician Anthony Joseph.

music PinkPantheress
Gorilla | 10 April 2022

Pop singer, songwriter and TikTok sensation PinkPantheress stops by Manchester’s Gorrila this April with a new show.

music Wet Leg
Gorilla | 20 April 2022

One of the biggest breakthrough acts of 2021 were Isle of Wight dup Wet Leg, catch them at Gorilla this month.

music Le nozze di Figaro (‘The Marriage of Figaro’)
Royal Northern College of Music | 27 March – 2 April 2022

RNCM’s 18th-century production sees students from across the College team up with a renowned creative team to bring Le nozze di Figaro to life this April.

music Strange Waves
o2 Ritz Manchester | 1 April 2022

Now Wave and Strange Days present a jam-packed line up some of the most hyped bands of the moment, sprawling across both floors of The Ritz.

music Big Hands International Women’s Day
Big Hands | 8 March 2022

An evening celebrating International Women’s Day in true Big Hands style with music from Jenny Perry raising money for the Malala Fund.

music WCLC – Shirley Smart Trio
Martin Harris Centre for Music & Drama | 10 March 2022

Shirley’s trio draws on her eclectic background to bring together her jazz, blues and world music influences at The Martin Harris Centre.

music Cory Wong (Vulfpeck)
Manchester Academy | 19 March 2022

The Grammy-nominated composer, producer and virtuoso guitarist with Vulfpeck is in town this month.

music Empower
International Anthony Burgess Foundation | 10 March 2023

Empower is a celebration of women in music and the arts by RNCM students for International Women’s Day.