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Monthly Archives: October 2014

A Farewell to Arms

A Farewell to Arms: imitating the dog talks about its new adaptation

October 23, 2014 Comments Off on A Farewell to Arms: imitating the dog talks about its new adaptation

Northern Soul’s Rich Jevons talks to imitating the dog’s artistic director Andrew Quick about the adaptation of Ernest Hemingway’s A Farewell to Arms in the centenary year of World War One.

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Morphologies

Review: Frank Cottrell Boyce and Sean O’Brien at the MLF

October 23, 2014 Comments Off on Review: Frank Cottrell Boyce and Sean O’Brien at the MLF

The plucky short story has had a long and eventful history.

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Lip Sevice

Review: Lip Service presents The Picture of Doreen Gray

October 23, 2014 Comments Off on Review: Lip Service presents The Picture of Doreen Gray

Good writing is all about putting characters into testing situations. Same goes for great comedy.

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Herb Robert Flower

A natural antidote to stress from Fleetneedles Forage

October 23, 2014 Comments Off on A natural antidote to stress from Fleetneedles Forage

For millions working in 21st century Britain the office is the new coal face.

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Win a Free House Clean with Hassle.com

October 23, 2014 Comments Off on Win a Free House Clean with Hassle.com

WIN A FREE THREE HOUR TRIAL CLEAN WITH HASSLE.COM

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Simon Armitage

Review: Simon Armitage at Manchester Cathedral

October 23, 2014 Comments Off on Review: Simon Armitage at Manchester Cathedral

In the atmospheric setting of Manchester Cathedral, a large crowd gathers to hear the night’s sermon.

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John Bramwell by Chris Payne

Northern Soul chats to John Bramwell from I Am Kloot

October 23, 2014 1 Comment

The Whisky Sessions, Manchester’s newest music festival, debuts at the Victoria Warehouse next month with I Am Kloot as a headliner. Karen Connolly reveals what else is in store and chats to Kloot frontman, John Bramwell.

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Audrey Niffenegger

Manchester Literature Festival Sermon with Audrey Niffenegger

October 23, 2014 Comments Off on Manchester Literature Festival Sermon with Audrey Niffenegger

Some books stay with you long after you have read them.

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John Lydon in Conversation at The Albert Hall, Manchester

October 23, 2014 Comments Off on John Lydon in Conversation at The Albert Hall, Manchester

Since 1976, John Lydon has been using words and music to question the inhabitants of the corridors of power, those untutored in the rhythms of popular culture who tut-tutted at the so-called degenerative influence of music’s equivalent of TNT – punk rock – on the nation’s youth.

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Gregory Doran

RSC Artistic Director Greg Doran talks to Northern Soul

October 21, 2014 Comments Off on RSC Artistic Director Greg Doran talks to Northern Soul

Gregory Doran is passionate about Shakespeare. From his schoolteacher’s enthusiasm for the subject to becoming artistic director of the Royal Shakespeare Company, Doran is the boy most likely to succeed when it comes to putting on a good show.

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