Contact

Contact
Oxford Road, Manchester, Lancashire, M15 6JA
  • Telephone 0161 274 0600
  • Box office times Mon–Sat 10am–6pm
  • Website www.contactmcr.com
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Amy Vreeke: The Year My Vagina Tried To Kill Me

Suitable for over 13s. New Adelphie Theatre, Salford Uni. Brand new preview takes a franks and funny look at a life-altering disease that affects one in ten women in the UK.

Fri 16 Nov

£8 (£6) / 0161 274 0600

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Sat 17 Nov

£8 (£6) / 0161 274 0600

  • 19:00 – 21:00

Arts Award

Whether you take part in projects at Contact or anywhere else, you work your way through all levels of your Arts Award through involvement in free workshops, artist meet and greets, leadership opportunities and much more. Ages 13–25.

Wed 26 Sep

0161 274 0600

  • 17:00 – 18:30

Wed 3 Oct

0161 274 0600

  • 17:00 – 18:30

Wed 10 Oct

0161 274 0600

  • 17:00 – 18:30
…and 9 more dates until 12 Dec

Contact and Jackie Hagan: The Forest of Forgotten Discos!

Suitable for over 5s. Integrated BSL interpretation. A new and exciting show for children aged 5-105. Relaxed performances. Hope Mill theatre

Tue 11 Dec

£13 (£7; Children £7) / 0161 274 0600

  • 11:00 – 13:00
  • 14:00 – 16:00
  • 19:00 – 21:00

Wed 12 Dec

£13 (£7; Children £7) / 0161 274 0600

  • 11:00 – 13:00
  • 14:00 – 16:00
  • 19:00 – 21:00

Thu 13 Dec

£13 (£7; Children £7) / 0161 274 0600

  • 11:00 – 13:00
  • 14:00 – 16:00
  • 19:00 – 21:00
…and 9 more dates until 23 Dec

Contact Young Company + Hetain Patel: Oh Man

Using interviews with boys and men from a variety of generations, CYC create a new piece that tries to free up our expectations of men as we strive for gender equality in this modern world. The company’s stories will be weaved together with everyday movement and striking visuals, to create something that feels both…

Thu 30 Aug

£13 (£7) / 0161 274 0600

  • 14:00
  • 19:00

Fri 31 Aug

£13 (£7) / 0161 274 0600

  • 14:00
  • 19:00

Sat 1 Sep

£13 (£7) / 0161 274 0600

  • 14:00
  • 19:00

Sun 2 Sep

£13 (£7) / 0161 274 0600

  • 14:00
  • 19:00

Drama Drop

Interested in drama skills and acting? Drop in and learn from professional performers, actors and directors. No experience necessary. Ages 13–19.

Mon 24 Sep

0161 274 0600

  • 18:30 – 20:30

Mon 1 Oct

0161 274 0600

  • 18:30 – 20:30

Mon 8 Oct

0161 274 0600

  • 18:30 – 20:30
…and 9 more dates until 10 Dec

Elmi Ali: Water Seeds Not Stones

Water Seeds not Stones combines traditional storytelling and performance art through the postmodern character of Mamamawodi. Inspired by the mobile street sellers of Manchester’s Market Street, he’s a hawker, a bookworm, a street peddler. 13+

Sat 20 Oct

£13 (£7) / 0161 274 0600

  • 19:30

Mon 22 Oct

£13 (£7) / 0161 274 0600

  • 19:30

Tue 23 Oct

£13 (£7) / 0161 274 0600

  • 19:30

Keisha Thompson: Man On The Moon

Keisha communicates with her reclusive dad through books, letters and symbols. But when the letters stop coming she is forced to venture into his world. This truth-infused narrative sees Keisha follow a trail of breadcrumbs that lead her to a number of check-points: cultural displacement, religious confusions, political…

Tue 16 Oct

£13 (£7) / 0161 274 0600

  • 19:30

Wed 17 Oct

£13 (£7) / 0161 274 0600

  • 13:00
  • 19:30

Thu 18 Oct

£13 (£7) / 0161 274 0600

  • 13:00
  • 19:30
…and 2 more dates until 20 Oct

Music Drop

Workshop for beat makers, singers, MCs, DJs, vocalists, poets and producers. Create music, collaborate, build your skills and share your tracks. Ages 13–25.

Mon 17 Sep

0161 274 0600

  • 18:00 – 21:00

Mon 24 Sep

0161 274 0600

  • 18:00 – 21:00

Mon 1 Oct

0161 274 0600

  • 18:00 – 21:00
…and 9 more dates until 3 Dec

Ockham's Razor and Contact: Switch + Tipping Point

Inspired by aerial circus, breakdown, martial arts and Shaolin stick fighting, Switch creates a shifting landscape of labyrinths, pathways and barriers to explore themes of division and integration. Tipping Point sees five outstanding aerial performers enclosed within the circle of the stage, transforming long metal…

Wed 15 Aug

£15 (£10) / 0161 274 0600

  • 19:00

Thu 16 Aug

£15 (£10) / 0161 274 0600

  • 19:00

Fri 17 Aug

£15 (£10) / 0161 274 0600

  • 19:00
…and 2 more dates until 19 Aug

Rent Party

Winning a string of 5-star reviews, Rent Party has been created by an extraordinary group of artists with a long association with Contact: Darren Pritchard, Sonia Hughes and Cheryl Martin. We’re inviting you to a party in The Klondyke, we’re going to entertain you with all our friends — dancers, singers and musicians…

Wed 10 Oct

£15 (£10) / 0161 274 0600

  • 20:00

Thu 11 Oct

£15 (£10) / 0161 274 0600

  • 20:00

Fri 12 Oct

£15 (£10) / 0161 274 0600

  • 20:00

Sat 13 Oct

£15 (£10) / 0161 274 0600

  • 20:00

Word to Action

Join us for a one-day event exploring how spoken word, rap and MC traditions are informing contemporary performance. The core of the event is an open forum discussion with food, to explore themes and topics arising from the movement, alongside short artist interventions. The event is for anyone – audience member, artist…

Sat 20 Oct

0161 274 0600

  • 14:30 – 16:30

Young Identity and Contact: One Mic Stand

Over 14s only. One Mic Stand is centered around a Poetry Slam, in which 10 poets are given only 3 minutes each to wow the audience with their lyrical mastery and charismatic delivery to battle it out to gain the top spot and win the grand prize of £50! A hotbed of upcoming talent, previous editions have showcased the…

Thu 27 Sep

£11 (£8) / 0161 274 0600

  • 19:00

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