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Monthly Archives: October 2014

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Cycle for Change: a new campaign from Northern Soul

October 12, 2014 3 Comments

Cycle for Change: safer cycling in the North of England

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Small Talk: a new culture podcast for Northern Soul

October 8, 2014 Comments Off on Small Talk: a new culture podcast for Northern Soul

 

Small Talk: a new culture podcast for Northern Soul

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Ode to Joy…thanks to the BBC Philharmonic

October 6, 2014 Comments Off on Ode to Joy…thanks to the BBC Philharmonic

The BBC Philharmonic knows what it’s doing. It got its new season off to a flying start with a thundering display of power, passion and precision.

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The Hallé Orchestra kicks off its new season in spectacular style

October 6, 2014 Comments Off on The Hallé Orchestra kicks off its new season in spectacular style

The Hallé began its new season in fine style with the kind of skilful and passionate performance that is the hallmark of this fine musical institution.

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Asia Triennial Manchester 2014: the heart of artness

October 6, 2014 Comments Off on Asia Triennial Manchester 2014: the heart of artness

The theme of this year’s Asia Triennial in Manchester is Conflict and Compassion.

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Not About Heroes

October 6, 2014 Comments Off on Not About Heroes

Caroline Clegg, founder of Manchester-based Feelgood Productions and director of Not About Heroes, writes about directing a play focussing on the friendship between Wilfred Owen and Siegfried Sassoon.

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Review: Vena Portae

October 6, 2014 Comments Off on Review: Vena Portae

For the successful recording artist, a side project offers a creative breathing space, the chance to flex muscles otherwise constrained by the commercial demands of an established outfit.

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Maxine Peake talks to Northern Soul

October 6, 2014 Comments Off on Maxine Peake talks to Northern Soul

Months ago, when the news that Maxine Peake was going to play Hamlet had just gone public, I asked her, in so many words, ‘”why?”.

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Sebastian Barry talks to Northern Soul ahead of the Manchester Literature Festival

October 3, 2014 Comments Off on Sebastian Barry talks to Northern Soul ahead of the Manchester Literature Festival

If you were asked what you thought about the state of the Irish novel, would you have an answer? Perhaps not, but this and other questions will be answered at one of the Manchester Literature Festival’s events this month.

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Arne Dahl talks to Northern Soul ahead of the Manchester Literature Festival

October 1, 2014 Comments Off on Arne Dahl talks to Northern Soul ahead of the Manchester Literature Festival

It must be a confusing time to be Arne Dahl, one of the brightest in a galaxy of Scandi-crime stars born out of the British obsession with all things Scandinavian. He’s coming to the Manchester Literature Festival next week to talk about To The Top Of The Mountain, his just-published third novel in the Intercrime series.

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