Monthly Archives: May 2021
Not a single human being populates the paintings and sculpture in BRUTAL, the latest offering from Saul Hay Gallery in Manchester.Read the full story..
Where did all of our arts schools go?Read the full story..
“In a new world, we’ve had to make new art.” Adam Szabo, Chief Executive of Manchester Collective, writes for Northern Soul
At Manchester Collective, our work used to be about travelling around the country and performing live concerts to a large number of people packed into relatively small spaces.Read the full story..
When a theatre shuts its doors, it’s called ‘going dark’.Read the full story..
The roadmap out of lockdown is well under way in the UK with galleries beginning to reopen their doors to the public.Read the full story..
The beginning of the week marked World Baking Day (May 17), but if you’ve still got the baking bug then Wing Yip, the UK’s largest Oriental grocer, has some tasty recipes that will have you heading for the kitchen and cracking out the mixing bowl faster than you can say ‘gingersnap biscuit’.Read the full story..
As the interactive virtual tour came to an end, our digital guide remarked that they hoped visitors to Elizabeth Gaskell’s House would receive as authentic an experience as “it would have been in Elizabeth’s lifetime”.Read the full story..
Elizabeth Gaskell’s House in Manchester is set to reopen its doors to the public after lockdown.Read the full story..
The first three bars of the Super Mario Bros. theme are iconic.Read the full story..
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Today is #WorldAlzheimersDay2021 Manchester Camerata's new online film Untold explores early onset dementia inspired by the life of Keith, a Wigan-based man who the Orchestra met at one of its creative music-making sessions in 2018. youtube.com/watch?v=iTLalc…