A co-production between Waterside and Contact with 201 Dance Company, SKIN tells the story – through dance and hip-hop theatre – of a young boy’s intimate journey of gender transition ‘to discover a body that feels like home’.
This latest show marks the return of 201 to the now annual Queer Contact Festival, in 2018 celebrating LGBT arts and culture across Greater Manchester from 3-24 February.
On Saturday, they’re launching a brand new weekend-long market at Lowry Outlet, and of course they’ll be hosting the regular Sunday market in West Didsbury.
Sat 27 – Mon 29 Aug, Lowry Outlet Makers Market, The Quays, Salford, M50 3AH. Sun 28 Aug, West Didsbury Makers Market, Withington Community Hospital on the corner of Burton Road and Nell Lane, West Didsbury, M20 2LR.
We’ve got a full preview here for you to check out.
Sun 28 Aug, Manchester Road, Chorlton, Manchester, M21 0BQ – participating venues include The Beagle, Font Bar, Marble Beerhouse, Tea Hive, Mary and Archie, Proof and Pi – 10am - 1am, Order Beer Launch at Sawyer’s Arms (pictured) Moorhouse’s Brewery launch their new golden ale this weekend, and they’re marking the occasion with a tasting session at Deansgate’s Sawyer’s Arms.
Advance booking is available for your freshly made lunch, which you can eat in or takeaway.