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Interview: University of Manchester Drama Society

Josephine Lane talks with students Elisha Mansuroglu and Sophie Taylor about their upcoming performance.


Arts Council Internship Guidelines: step towards change or façade of equality?

Becky Williams discusses internships in the Arts

Noel flogging his wares in the Arndale Centre, Lauren Taylor/ The Velvet Onion

Noel’s latest chapter

Fielding sticks it to the virtual and hits a home run for the tangible

Photo credit: Ian Tilton

Habeas Vile

Review- Habeas Corpus at the Bolton Octagon

Roy Cohn (Lucas Smith) and Ethel Rosenberg (Erin Bolens) settle old scores.

Angels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes

Review-Angels in America – Part One: Millennium Approaches at MMU’s Capitol Theatre


Jon Richardson at The Lowry, 28th October 2011

Dani Middleton is taken by the Jon Richardson factor


Growing Pains

Review- Pains of Youth at MMU’s Capitol Theatre

One Monkey Don't Stop No Show at the Contact Theatre

No Monkey Business

Review: One Monkey Don’t Stop No Show at the Contact Theatre


21st October: Best in Standup

Manchester’s comedy store has been open since 2000 and, like its sister stage in London, is one of the most established venues in comedy. Best…

Romeo and The Nurse

Mercurial Muppets

Three different perspectives on the Contact Theatre’s production of Romeo and Juliet.


Thrashing About

Review- Thrasher at the Royal Exchange Studio

Performance artist Michael Mayhew

Interview- Michael Mayhew

Alice Hughes talks to performance artist Michael Mayhew