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Oct 2021 Short Stories: Lucie McKnight Hardy, Vanessa Onwuemezi & Sarah Schofield.
Blackwell's Bookshop | 13 October 2021

Lucie McKnight Hardy, Vanessa Onwuemezi & Sarah Schofield will be at Blackwell’s Bookshop to launch three new short stories.

Oct 2021 Jenn Ashworth and Kylie Whitehead in conversation with Naomi Booth.
Blackwell's Bookshop | 19 October 2021

Blackwell’s Bookshop on University Green host authors Jenn Ashworth and Kylie Whitehead in conversation with Naomi Booth.

Aug 2021 Meet the Artist – We are Nature: Wild Chorus
The Manchester Museum | 28 August 2021

Meet artists Harry Ovington and Oliver Halstead who will present a new short film piece ‘Sonic Rewild: A lockdown film’ at Manchester Museum

Aug 2021 How to Behave Safely around Dogs for ages 7-11
Manchester Central Library | 13 August 2021

Children aged 7-11 years old and their grown-ups can learn how to keep yourself safe and dogs happy and comfortable.

Jul 2021 MIF21: Looking Forward to Tomorrow – Enviroment
Manchester Central | 17 July 2021

MIF invite you to join activists, artists, campaigners, key workers and your fellow citizens for two days of talks and action split over two weekends.

Jul 2021 MIF21: Looking Forward to Tomorrow – Equality
Manchester Central | 10 July 2021

MIF invite you to join activists, artists, campaigners, key workers and your fellow citizens for two days of talks and action split over two weekends.

Jul 2021 Egyptology LIVE
The Manchester Museum | 29 July 2021

Egyptology LIVE is an online event hosted on Manchester Museum’s YouTube examining the evidence of Ancient Egypt.

Nov 2020 Link Up: Queering the Dramaturg – Roma Havers & Frankie Blaus in Dialogue
Contact Theatre | 25 November 2020

Roma Havers will invite Frankie Blaus, her editing partner and dramaturg of her new performance LOB, to take part in a conversation. They’ll discuss what it is that makes dramaturgy Queer and how to work with a dramaturg as a performance maker. About LOB: It’s the year 2000 and my grandmother, dreaming of Wimbledon glory, […]

Nov 2020 Link Up: Mark Croasdale –Staying“Well” In
Contact Theatre | 25 November 2020

Ahead of Staying In, Mark Croasdale invites a few fellow creatives to get cozy over a (socially distanced) brew with biscuits. They’ll discuss ‘wellbeing’, ‘queer wellness’ and whether we can transform our understanding of stress and anxiety? Viewers are encouraged to make a cuppa, grab a bourbon and join the discussion online. Staying in is […]

Nov 2020 Link Up: Mandla Rae – Trauma and Black Womxnhood
Contact Theatre | 26 November 2020

Mandla Rae will host two experts on trauma, body and healing and have a conversation about how trauma affects the mind and body.This conversation is inspired by Mandla’s research process for their upcoming solo show as british as a watermelon – where Mandla explores how childhood trauma and abuse continued to affect their adult life. […]

Oct 2020 In Conversation – Ad Infinitum with Artist and Filmmaker David Ellington
HOME | 20 October 2020

Join us on Tuesday 20th October from 2-3pm for an in conversation with theatre company Ad Infinitum and Filmmaker and artist David Ellington, hosted by HOME Manchester. Ad Infinitum are an award winning theatre company who work with collaborators from all over the world and tour nationally and internationally. Ad Infinitum was commissioned by HOME […]

Oct 2020 BGA 2020: Symposium -Decolonising Theatre
Contact Theatre | 24 October 2020

Join a panel of academics, artists and activists to discuss decolonising theatre. Panel: Topher Campell, Selina Thompson, Cheryl Martin. ABOUT THE SYMPOSIUM 1pm: Film maker and theatre maker Topher Campbell will open the symposium with a lecture ‘PERFORMANCE WITHOUT WALLS’. Radical Theatre for the 21st Century, A Keynote exploring radical artistic practice and Black possibilities. “Now isn’t […]

Oct 2020 The Future Minority/Majority Wonders, Where Are Our Spaces?
HOME | 8 October 2020

A Discussion Panel live on Zoom In 2018 60.9% of school-aged children in Manchester were Black, Brown, or Chinese.  Considering the future of Manchester is Minority/Majority, how is that reflected in the way the city is run?  Where is the representation in leadership roles? Join Cheryl Martin and special guests in an open discussion about […]

Oct 2020 A Live Stream with Arsène Wenger
HOME | 12 October 2020

For the very first time, world-renowned and revolutionary football manager Arsène Wenger tells his own story. In this exclusive online event, Arsène opens up about his life and unmatched career, sharing vivid tales of his 22 years managing Arsenal to unprecedented success, including winning multiple Premier League championships and a record number of FA Cups. […]