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NEW | The Wonder Inn | ShudehillBIG INTERVIEW: MIF Director Alex PootsTOP 10: Exhibitions In MarchMIF: Full 2015 Programme Revealed

NEW | The Wonder Inn | Shudehill

L'Oréal Blackett talks to Gibraltan-born, MCR-based songwriter Kirsty Almeida about a new 'creative wellness centre'

BIG INTERVIEW: MIF Director Alex Poots

Following the 2015 launch, David Blake speaks to the soon to be departing father of the festival

TOP 10: Exhibitions In March

The best art and museum exhibitions around Manchester this March

MIF: Full 2015 Programme Revealed

Bjork, Albarn and Peake return for the fifth edition of the Manchester International Festival (2-19 July)
NEW | The Wonder Inn | ShudehillNEW | The Wonder Inn | ShudehillL'Oréal Blackett talks to Gibraltan-born, MCR-based songwriter Kirsty Almeida about a new 'creative wellness centre'
BIG INTERVIEW: MIF Director Alex PootsBIG INTERVIEW: MIF Director Alex PootsFollowing the 2015 launch, David Blake speaks to the soon to be departing father of the festival
TOP 10: Exhibitions In MarchTOP 10: Exhibitions In MarchThe best art and museum exhibitions around Manchester this March
MIF: Full 2015 Programme RevealedMIF: Full 2015 Programme RevealedBjork, Albarn and Peake return for the fifth edition of the Manchester International Festival (2-19 July)
Not Quite Light: Recording The Centre's Ragged EdgeNot Quite Light: Recording The Centre's Ragged EdgeSimon Buckley is getting shots at dawn
REVIEW: Hindle Wakes | Bolton OctagonREVIEW: Hindle Wakes | Bolton OctagonJoan Davies on a play that aroused a storm of protest in 1912
REVIEW: Oh! What A Lovely War | Opera HouseREVIEW: Oh! What A Lovely War | Opera HouseJoan Davies on a piece of theatre history and a reflection on war in our time.
TOP 10: Exhibitions In FebruaryTOP 10: Exhibitions In FebruaryThe best art and museum exhibitions around Manchester this February
Tours 2015: MCR's Most Charming Building, Ghosts & Incredible InteriorsTours 2015: MCR's Most Charming Building, Ghosts &…Some of the best city tours this year
PREVIEW: Sick! Festival 2015 (2-25 March)PREVIEW: Sick! Festival 2015 (2-25 March)Highlights from a new upcoming festival exploring abuse, sex and suicide
REVIEW: Scuttlers | Royal ExchangeREVIEW: Scuttlers | Royal ExchangeKate Morris on a new original play about Victorian Manchester's notorious youth gangs
TOP 10: Theatre & Comedy In FebruaryTOP 10: Theatre & Comedy In FebruaryScuttlers | Lion King | Simon Amstell | Noel Fielding
REVIEW: Manchester Camerata Strings At The CathedralREVIEW: Manchester Camerata Strings At The CathedralNeil Sowerby salutes the blossoming violin virtuosity of Adi Brett
REVIEW: East Is East | Opera HouseREVIEW: East Is East | Opera HouseJoan Davies on a difficult film to match on stage
REVIEW: Filth And Despair & Tuesdays At Tesco | HOMEREVIEW: Filth And Despair & Tuesdays At Tesco | HOMEJoan Davies on two cracking plays for £20 at the Re:play Festival
REVIEW: Spamalot | Opera HouseREVIEW: Spamalot | Opera HouseJoan Davies on a marmite of a musical
MIF: Damon Albarn's New Alice In Wonderland MusicalMIF: Damon Albarn's New Alice In Wonderland MusicalWonder.land will debut at the Manchester International Festival in July
REVEALED: HOME Announce Full 2015 ProgrammeREVEALED: HOME Announce Full 2015 ProgrammeNew £25m arts, film and theatre centre at First Street aims to take 'theatrical power to a different level'
TOP 10: Exhibitions In JanuaryTOP 10: Exhibitions In JanuaryThe best art and museum exhibitions around Manchester this January
TOP 10: Theatre & Comedy In JanuaryTOP 10: Theatre & Comedy In JanuaryThe Lion King | East Is East | Strictly Come Dancing | Ken Dodd | Gin and Chronic Arthritis
TOP 10: Exhibitions In DecemberTOP 10: Exhibitions In DecemberThe best art and museum exhibitions around Manchester this December
Chancellor Commits £3m To MOSI ExtensionChancellor Commits £3m To MOSI ExtensionGeorge Osborne announces another major science investment for MCR
TOP 10 : Theatre & Comedy In DecemberTOP 10 : Theatre & Comedy In DecemberAlice In Wonderland | Snow White | Dawn French | Lemony Snicket | Shrek
NEW: HOME Launches May 2015NEW: HOME Launches May 2015MCR's new £25m culture centre reveals opening bank holiday weekend of events
$400m New York Arts Centre Snaps Up MIF Director Poots$400m New York Arts Centre Snaps Up MIF Director PootsAlex Poots, Manchester International Festival founder and Artistic Director, is to jump ship after this summer's festival
REVIEW: Othello | The LowryREVIEW: Othello | The LowryJoan Davies on a trimmed Othello that's well worth a visit but not the whole story
MIF 2015 Announce First ShowsMIF 2015 Announce First ShowsProfessor Brian Cox, Oscar-winning director Kevin MacDonald, Wayne McGregor, Jamie xx and... CBeebies' Mr Tumble?
TOP 10: Exhibitions In NovemberTOP 10: Exhibitions In NovemberThe best art and museum exhibitions around Manchester this November
The Good, The Average, The Ugly: AdriftThe Good, The Average, The Ugly: AdriftJonathan Schofield is happy that Adrift has reached land
REVIEW: Sir Thomas Allen & Joseph Middleton, RNCMREVIEW: Sir Thomas Allen & Joseph Middleton, RNCMJonathan Payne on a fantastic opening concert at one of the city's finest venues
REVIEW: The Trial, Music Theatre Wales, RNCMREVIEW: The Trial, Music Theatre Wales, RNCMJonathan Payne on the Philip Glass opera based on novelist Franz Kafka's modernist masterpiece
Maxine Peake Named Patron Of Women In ComedyMaxine Peake Named Patron Of Women In ComedyWith the actor's support the festival continues with 80 shows across Manchester until 26 October
International Pianist To Make UK DebutInternational Pianist To Make UK DebutAdam Gyorgy will make his debut performance in Manchester at RNCM on Wednesday 15 October
PREVIEW: Dance, The LowryPREVIEW: Dance, The LowryJoan Davies previews the Lowry Theatre's upcoming seven week dance season (Fri 17 Oct to Weds 3 Dec)
REVIEW: Bill Ryder-Jones & CamerataREVIEW: Bill Ryder-Jones & CamerataCathedral proves perfect setting for haunting cinematic score
REVIEW: JB Shorts, Joshua BrooksREVIEW: JB Shorts, Joshua BrooksJoan Davies reviews all six of this year's plays by established TV writers
PREVIEW: Black History Month 2014, Central LibraryPREVIEW: Black History Month 2014, Central LibraryPlays, performances, poetry, exhibitions and film screenings from Thursday 9 October
Bill Drummond: How To Sell Your Soul To The DevilBill Drummond: How To Sell Your Soul To The DevilThe artist behind The KLF is back flogging this weekend at the Manchester Contemporary
Canadians, Chethams And The Tour Of Uninteresting ObjectsCanadians, Chethams And The Tour Of Uninteresting ObjectsJonathan Schofield wants you to be massively uninterested
Vivid Manchester: Michael J Ashcroft InterviewedVivid Manchester: Michael J Ashcroft InterviewedJonathan Schofield chats to an artist who loves MCR ahead of Rosso show

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