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Julie Hesmondhalgh knows a fair bit about famous streets.Read the full story..
“Theatre and film can effect social change” Playwright and actress Laura Lindsay talks to Northern Soul
Laura Lindsay was part of the Manchester Theatre Award-winning ensemble cast of The Rise And Fall Of Little Voice. This week at Manchester’s Hope Mill Theatre, and then on tour, she’s also demonstrating her writing and production skills with a new play Parallel.Read the full story..
At the turn of the 1980s, at the height of the Cold War, my school English class had a debate.Read the full story..
Typical! You wait ages for a D.H. Lawrence play, then three come along at once.Read the full story..
You wait ages for a play set in a chip shop and then two come along at once.Read the full story..
Years of consuming art in its different forms – seeing plays, reading novels, listening to music and watching films – has left me with a profound fear of the institution of marriage.Read the full story..
A couple of years ago I saw a terrific version of this emotive Alan Plater play-with-music produced by Newcastle-based Northern Stage which I thought could well be unsurpassable.Read the full story..
I am not often allowed to listen to The Best of The Jam. This is because a while back, during a particularly high peak of euphoria, I played Going Underground repeatedly, singing aloud through tears of rage and joy.Read the full story..
The Northern Soul Awards 2018
The Northern Soul Awards 2018 took place at the stunning Manchester Cathedral on November 15. Here’s our list of winners, along with the Highly Commended and Special Mentions for each category. Congratulations!
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Meet the people of Road on 25 May, 7:30pm at the Lancaster Grand Theatre. See the devastation of Thatcher's England in the 80s and the hope that still remained. Laugh, drink, cry, and have a good night. Tickets: lancastergrand.co.uk/shows/ro… @vetoproductions pic.twitter.com/diTX4QuX4m
Brilliant thread. Here's our editor's response: Manc comp girl here. When I made it The Times I was told I had a chip on my shoulder. I made them eat that chip with front pages that exposed corruption, highlighted hypocrisy and prompted calls for the Prime Minister to resign. twitter.com/Terri_White/st…
Right Good Mid-Week Read: Cider with Rosie by Laurie Lee pic.twitter.com/o6H1w3O3AP
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