27 July 2023
Hand Me Down
Presented by Contact Young Company and Castlefield Viaduct
5 August 2022
Cassia "Why You Lacking Energy" Album Review
The Macclesfield band are here to tell you everything will be alright
14 April 2022
Voice Retrospect: How 'Control' depicted the extraordinarily short life of an icon
Control detailed a tragic ending to a promising career
22 September 2021
Iconic influential footage of Sex Pistols show sells for £15,000 at auction
Footage of the show in Manchester that influenced many beloved bands and kickstarted the area’s music scene in the ‘70s has sold at auction for a hefty price.
9 March 2021
Interactive 3D gallery space, 'this place [of mine]' launches
An interactive 3D gallery space designed as a virtual recreation of a Greater Manchester high street, ‘this place [of mine]’, has been launched to provide young people with a platform to share ideas about the future of their town centres.
7 January 2020
Kiwi Jr share "Gimme More" from debut album out next week
Ahead of the January 17th world-wide release of their highly infectious debut album Football Money, Kiwi Jr. have shared a video for the LP’s "Gimme More."
22 November 2019 – 5 December 2019
Applications Open for New Creative Apprenticeship Opportunities in Manchester
Manchester International Festival welcomes four new creative apprenticeship opportunities delivered by The Factory Academy
18 September 2019
My Spoken Word Challenge! Feedback Needed!
For my unit 1 challenge I have decided to throw my hand in Spoken Word/Poetry writing. I would love to hear your feedback on a couple of my pieces :)
6 July 2019
Can you ever just be 'whelmed'?
4 June 2019
One month to go until Manchester International Festival 2019
Yoko Ono issues call out for thousands to join in mass bell ringing in Manchester City Centre.
19 February 2019
Crusader by Gerry Judah - Imperial War Museum North
At the Imperial War Museum North there is a really interesting sculpture called Crusader. I hope you enjoy reading about it as much as I did writing the review and visiting it!
26 January 2019
How The Vote Was Won + Beyond
Witness a rare staging of one of the most famous suffragette plays – How The Vote Was Won – and consider how we today might pursue change through theatre.
9 August 2018
Justin Moorhouse: Northern Joker
Justin’s experience shines through. We’re in a good sized venue and it's pretty full. He needs to connect with a lot of people, and he does so with humour, agility and a likability northerners are known for. He tackles such big issues as inflated prices at harbour-side restaurants and where to keep the ketchup.
3 June 2018
Manchester Art Gallery
A review from my trip to The Manchester Art Gallery. I have reviewed the artwork that I saw, what I enjoyed and did not enjoy about the visit, and the visit in general
27 February 2018 – 28 August 2018
Youthlab; Arts Club at Centre for Chinese Contemporary Arts, Manchester
Are you aged 14 to 19 years old, creative and interested in learning more about working in the arts?
22 December 2017
Top 10 Live Performances 2017
We round up those special performances that had you on the edge of your seats or dancing like no-one was watching!
4 November 2017
Sunset Boulevard at the Palace Theatre Manchester
Sunset Boulevard at the Palace Theatre. Reporter Jess Stoddard reviews the Tony Award-winning play
17 July 2017
Interdependence: We Need to Talk About Change "The Chemistry of Creativity"
Hans Ulrich Obrist talks to True Faith curator Matthew Higgs, contributing artist Liam Gillick and Peter Saville, Artistic Director for Joy Division and New Order.