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MIFTA Preview 2018: Yellow Icing

The first in a series of previews for this year’s Drama Society MIFTA season

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Review: Pomona

Martha Pryer sees Alistair McDowall’s thriller brought to life by the Drama Society

Hitler's Dad. Photo Credit: Virginia Saul

Review: Hitler’s Dad/Therese and Isabelle

The Drama Society present a double bill of short plays as part of the society’s Autumn Season

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Review: Returning

Patience Kanjira reviews Returning, part of the Drama Society’s Autumn Season

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Review: Holes

Martha Pryer reviews Holes, by Tom Basden. Part of the UMDS Autumn Season 2017

Animal Farm Photo: UoM Drama Society

Review: Animal Farm

As part of the Drama Society’s latest ‘Autumn Showcase’, Monique Touko presents her adaption of the Orwell classic Animal Farm

Welcome Week: University of Manchester's Freshers' Fair Photo: Markus Arnold

Societies to look out for during Welcome Week

It’s every fresher’s necessity to join university societies during Welcome Week! Here’s a guide to what you can look out for in your first week

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Review: The Breakfast Club

The Mancunion’s Annabel Cartwright reviews Sam Ebner-Landy’s contribution to the MIFTAs; a stage adaptation of 1985’s Brat Pack classic The Breakfast Club

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Review: Bad Company

Annabel Cartwright reviews one of the picks of this years MIFTA performances; Bad Company, a comic drama by Tom Mackintosh

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Get on Board: University of Manchester Drama Society

Fancy a bit of drama? The Students’ Union offers a variety of performance societies, stay tuned every week to find out more about the people in front and behind the scenes.

A New Year, A New Chair

Exclusive interview with the new Chair for the Drama Society 2010-2011