In Spring 2015, a new purpose-built centre for international contemporary art, theatre, film and books will open its doors for the first time in Manchester, as part of the First Street North development. It will be called HOME.

From gallery to screen via café bar and bookshop, HOME will redefine the contemporary arts centre, creating a space where ideas, hopes and moments of wonder ricochet off walls and lodge themselves in the headspace of audiences old and new. Read more

Best of BE FESTIVAL

Number 1 First St

Fri 17 Oct 2014 - Sat 18 Oct 2014

Three highlights from this year’s BE (Birmingham European) Festival will be showcased together in an entertaining and eclectic evening of theatre, dance and performance.

Three highlights from this year’s BE (Birmingham European) Festival will be showcased together in an entertaining and eclectic evening of...
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BE Festival 2014 @ Birmingham Rep - Waiting by Mokhallad Rasem (c) Alex Brenner, please credit (_DSF4911)

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Free Summer Workshops

We’re running some fun, free creative workshops throughout August in Wythenshawe that will accompany our forthcoming production of Romeo and Juliet at Victoria Baths.

We're running some fun, free creative workshops throughout August in Wythenshawe that will accompany our forthcoming production of Romeo and Juliet at Victoria Baths.
Creative Workshops in Wythenshawe

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Let’s Dance!

Kenrick “H20″ Sandy is the man behind some ambitious choreography for Romeo & Juliet – one thing you can be…

Kenrick “H20″ Sandy is the man behind some ambitious choreography for Romeo & Juliet – one thing you can be...
Romeo & Juliet

Insomnia

Number 1 First St

Thu 6 Nov 2014 - Fri 7 Nov 2014

Weaving strands of physical and musical storytelling, Insomnia leaves it up to you to decipher the actions and inventions, or simply enjoy the performers’ ongoing excuses to stay awake.

Weaving strands of physical and musical storytelling, Insomnia leaves it up to you to decipher the actions and inventions, or...
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Photo Simon Minett

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Calling all young theatre critics

Aged between 14-18 and studying at school, college or university? Fancy yourself as a writer or theatre critic? Then we’ve got a competition for you!

Aged between 14-18 and studying at school, college or university? Fancy yourself as a writer or theatre critic? Then we've got a competition for you!
Romeo & Juliet: Behind the scenes of the photoshoot 2