Students and staff from Classics and Ancient History at The University of Manchester offer a series of sessions on Latin (or Greek or Classics), with a view to helping local primary and secondary schools to establish Latin Clubs after school, Latin in 'Enrichment' or similar slots within the school day, and Latin to GCSE and beyond.
The Lowry welcome nationally acclaimed artist Katie Paterson with her new show Syzygy. Exploring our place in the universe and the Earth’s relationship with myriad other celestial bodies through a series of compelling and thought-provoking installations and art works.
Acclaimed UK dance company Motionhouse takes to the stage at MediaCityUK for a free, one-off, outdoor staging of their earth-shattering production, Broken. The multi-media spectacle has something for everyone with athletic contact work, spectacular acrobatics and a gripping narrative combining with a revolutionary set design, an amazing musical soundtrack and digital imagery.
Manchester Histories Festival takes place over 10 days with events held across Greater Manchester. The Celebration Day on the last Saturday of the Festival is traditionally held in Manchester Town Hall and includes exhibitions, talks, film screenings, games and lots more. The Festival is for people of all ages from schoolchildren and college students to family history enthusiasts and museum curators.
A Windermere Lake Cruises voyage from Bowness to Ambleside on the Red Cruise, highlighting how the Lake District is #stilltheplacetobe despite recent media reports about flood devastation, which led to a significant drop in tourist numbers and impacted on local businesses.
An explosive new season of crime films from Hong Kong. From noir-tinged thrillers, to tales of hard-nosed gangsters, to entertainingly comic capers, with premieres and the latest releases from some of the world’s most revered and stylish directors. Beginning at HOME, Manchester before touring venues across the UK.
The University of Salford's partnership with audio and video production technology provider AVID has supported collaborative activity with the broadcast industry. Enabling work with ITV, BBC, BT, NBC Universal, DTS, Technicolor, Fraunhofer and MediaCityUK studios Dock10.
Coverage of HOME Mcr’s opening weekend 21 – 25 May 2015. 20 videos produced for Instagram covered the range of the venue’s offering, featuring art, film, musical and theatre performances, the launch of the HOME young creative programme, and behind the scenes tours. A two-minute overview video incorporated the use of drone footage and the [...]