Adblocker

Thanks for coming to Confidentials.

Looks like you might have an AdBlocker on. Please whitelist confidentials.com to continue to our site and enjoy an Ad-Light experience.

Okay, I understand
20181107 Confidentialsappheaderbutton Mobilev5
  • List View
2018 12 10 Puccini

‘Chalk and cheesy’ - Suor Angelica and Gianni Schicchi, RNCM, reviewed

Jonathan Payne enjoys this double bill of one-act operas, from Puccini’s Il Trittico

2018 12 10 Janelle Monae Photo Credit Juno Jpg

MIF 2019 - Janelle Monáe to headline opening concert at Castlefield Bowl

GRAMMY-nominated singer and actor will perform on Manchester International Festival launch night (Thurs 4 July)

2018 12 04 Curiosities City Alternative Guide To Manchester 3

Curiosities in the city: an alternative tour of Manchester (part three)

Smelly ditches, cow’s stomach lining and broken pianos - Jonathan Schofield reveals more strange (and...

Everyman Cinema

Boutique cinema Everyman to open in city centre

New boutique cinema will feature three screens and a 'Spielburger' restaurant

Noho Mural Thumbnail

TokyoHo: Have you seen NoHo’s incredible new mural?

Painted by top graffiti artist Dan Kitchener, the Tokyo streetscape takes up the entire back...

2018 11 27 Homeless Art

The exhibition giving homeless a voice…through art

Andrea Sandor speaks with ‘Urban Poet’ Ged Austin about an unusual exhibition at NQ café...

2018 11 25 Glass

A poem about…alcohol

Fifteen Haiku For A Drinking Day, by Danny Moran

2018 11 20 Rusholme Sketcher The Shisha Bars

"Rusholme will never die. It’s world famous" - local artist's new Curry Mile sketchbook

East meets West in Len Grant’s lively drawings of Rusholme, one of the most changeable...

2018 11 16 Dog Show Shirley Baker 4

Belle Vue Dog Show: photos from 1961-1978

A key fixture in the sixties and seventies, the event was captured by acclaimed photographer...

2018 11 14 Kinky Boots Helen Maybanks 2

‘A cast as red hot as its namesake shoes’ - Kinky Boots, Opera House, reviewed

Vicky Smith enjoys this glittering cockle-warmer…despite the lazy ending

Mike Leigh Peterloo Bfi

Mike Leigh on Peterloo: "I don't really know that I can answer what I think you're asking me..."

Danny Moran speaks to the Salford-born director of Peterloo as the new film hits cinemas

2018 10 29 Putting It Together 1

Is it fabulous? You bet - Putting it Together, Hope Mill Theatre, reviewed

A refreshing take on Sondheim’s classic from the masters of musical theatre

2018 10 29 Global Grooves 1

£1 million carnival arts hub to open in Tameside

Spearheaded by Mossley charity Global Grooves, the venue is only the second of its kind...

2018 10 29 Yoko Ono Matthew Placek

MIF 2019 - Yoko Ono, Idris Alba and Skepta are first names announced

Manchester International Festival (4-21 July) will open with thousands of bell ringers

Other In Mother

Cradle of the Arts: why some of Manchester’s most radical artists are a bunch of mothers

Lucy Tomlinson finds out why Manchester is such a good place to be an artist...

Poppies Wave Iwmn

The Armistice Centenary: 5 ways to remember in Manchester

From poppy ‘waves’ to lone pipers - commemorate 100 years since the end of WW1

2018 10 22 Death Of A Salesman 1

‘A post-war play with striking relevance’ - Death of A Salesman, Royal Exchange, reviewed

As the ‘American Dream’ turns increasingly sour, Joan Davies applauds a timely revival

Homesick Benoit Aubard Represented By Jerome Nivet Carzon

Rising stars of Manchester Contemporary Art Fund announced

Aviva Investors Manchester Art Fair adds to Manchester Art Gallery public display

Stay up to date

Never miss a beat, with the best in food, booze, news, offers, comps and more delivered direct to your inbox