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Hannah Foy

Photo: Tilly Hudson

Women in Media 2017

To celebrate International Women’s Day, Manchester Media Group hosted a weekend of speakers, panels, and workshops for the Women in Media Conference 2017

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Review: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child has claimed its place as the play of the year — it is quite simply magic

Photo: Royal Exchange Theatre

Review: B!RTH Festival’s USA & Brazil

The Royal Exchange Theatre opened its third day of the B!RTH festival with a bang, with two plays covering the experiences from Brazil and the USA

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Idris Khan at the Whitworth

Idris Khan presents an innovative and intriguing new exhibition at the Whitworth, Hannah Foy takes a look

Photo: CATS Manchester

Review: Battle of the Societies

The Cancer Awareness in Teenagers and Young People Society (CATS) host the talent Manchester University has on offer with their ‘Battle of the Societies’

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Review: Macbeth

HOME’s new interpretation of the Shakespeare classic Macbeth casts a dystopian setting against the violent play

Gary Barlow, Tim Firth and the Calendar Girls. Photo: John Swannell

Review: The Girls

Tim Firth and Gary Barlow bring their fresh interpretation of the nationally adored Calendar Girls to the Lowry

Paul McEwan (Mo), Andrew Sheridan (Dustfinger), Katherine Carlton (Meggie), Rachel Atkins (Elinor), and Kelly Hotten (The Narrator) in Inkheart, adapted by Walter Meierjohann and Stephen Sharkey from the novel by Cornelia Funke, directed by Walter Meierjohann. Photo: Graeme Cooper

Review: Inkheart

Directed by Walter Meierjohann, HOME presents Inkheart as its first Winter showcase

The Curious Incident of the Night Time UK Tour. Photo: Press Shot

Review: The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Adapted by Stockport born Simon Stephens, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night Time comes to the Lowry Theatre

Ghost Opera

Review: Ghost Opera

Bertrand Lesca’s Ghost Opera is Fellswoop Theatre’s latest production of a collaborative ensemble of music and drama

La Mélancolie Des Dragons Photo: Press Shot

Review: La Mélancolie Des Dragons

A part of HOME’s new season, Philippe Quesne welcomes his production of La Mélancolie Des Dragons to Manchester

Rina Fatania in 'Dead Dog in a Suitcase (and other love stories)' Photo: Press shot

Preview: ‘Dead Dog in a Suitcase (and Other Love Songs)’

Already shrouded in critical acclaim, HOME’s latest success is theatre group Kneehigh’s ‘Dead Dog in a Suitcase (and other love songs)’