Posts Tagged ‘July’

FLARE 4 to 8 July

‘FLARE is a unique festival,’ says Artistic Director Neil Mackenzie as he launches the 2017 programme running from 4-8 July. ‘We want to truly engage, challenge and reward an audience… theatre is broader and wider than it is sometimes given credit’.  Certainly the line up of fifteen main performances and five student ‘Future Flares’ is fascinating…. Continue Reading →


July in Manchester means theatre festivals.  And there are four main ones. The high profile Manchester International Festival MIF returns to the city from 2 to 19 July.  Albert Square becomes Festival Square, and performances take place throughout the city.  Is it as good as previous years?  Damon Albarn returns for at the Palace which… Continue Reading →