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Takeaway Review: Proove, West Didsbury

March 29, 2020 No Comments

During lockdown, when you’re wandering into your kitchen for the millionth time and opening the fridge before closing it again, you might have hit the point when it’s time to think about ordering a takeaway.

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“Some people have called me the diva whisperer.” Blondie collaborator Rob Roth talks weirdos, icons and punk sensibility

March 12, 2020 Comments Off on “Some people have called me the diva whisperer.” Blondie collaborator Rob Roth talks weirdos, icons and punk sensibility

“There’s nothing contrived or canned, it’s just Debbie and Chris.”

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Food Review: Wahaca, Corn Exchange, Manchester

March 10, 2020 Comments Off on Food Review: Wahaca, Corn Exchange, Manchester

Manchester has never been well served by Mexican food.

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What’s on in March: Comedy in Manchester

March 2, 2020 Comments Off on What’s on in March: Comedy in Manchester

Hares.

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Review: An evening of Ravel, Rachmaninov and Prokofiev, Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

February 27, 2020 Comments Off on Review: An evening of Ravel, Rachmaninov and Prokofiev, Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

In a brief intermission between winter storms, concert-goers in Manchester took shelter in The Bridgewater Hall and warmed themselves with the musical radiance of the Hallé Orchestra.

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The national museum of democracy on its tenth anniversary: People’s History Museum

February 14, 2020 Comments Off on The national museum of democracy on its tenth anniversary: People’s History Museum

The UK’s national museum of democracy is 10 years old this week.

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Theatre Review: Wuthering Heights, Royal Exchange, Manchester

February 13, 2020 Comments Off on Theatre Review: Wuthering Heights, Royal Exchange, Manchester

There are more adaptations of Emily Brontë’s Wuthering Heights than you can shake a stick at.

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Review: Ute Lemper, Rendezvous with Marlene, RNCM, Manchester

February 6, 2020 Comments Off on Review: Ute Lemper, Rendezvous with Marlene, RNCM, Manchester

It was 1987 in Paris and young cabaret performer Ute Lemper was opening as Sally Bowles in the stage musical Cabaret.

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Photo Gallery: The Year of the Rat – Chinese New Year in Manchester

February 3, 2020 Comments Off on Photo Gallery: The Year of the Rat – Chinese New Year in Manchester

Thanks to recent events, ringing in the new decade with positivity, enthusiasm and fireworks seems like a lifetime ago.

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What’s on in February: Comedy in Manchester

January 30, 2020 Comments Off on What’s on in February: Comedy in Manchester

Once again, it’s time for the month of love.

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