Contact Theatre

Bryony Kimmings: That Catherine Bennett Show (Contact, Manchester)
By David Cunningham · 22 Nov 2014

David Cunningham finds a show that does not patronise its young audience, That's Catherine Bennett.

Rainbow Scars (Tour - Manchester)
By Joanna Ing · 30 Oct 2014

Joanna Ing finds that Rainbow Scarssheds light on a topic rarely dealt with on stage.

Andrew Quick, Pete Brooks and Simon Wainwright chat about A Farewell to Arms
By Glenn Meads · 29 Oct 2014

The classic A Farewell to Arms has been adapted by imitating the dog. We chat to the people behind it, before it comes to the Lowry, next month.

Organised Chaos bring Distance Between Our Stars to Kings Arms
By Glenn Meads · 17 Oct 2014

The Salford venue hosts local theatre company's latest production.

Dracula - Mark Bruce company (tour - Manchester)
By Dave Cunningham · 11 Oct 2014

Dave Cunningham loves this fresh bite of an old classic, seen through a dancer's eyes.

Amsterdam (Contact, Manchester)
By David Cunningham · 4 Oct 2014

David Cunningham enjoys this poetry with motion at Contact, Manchester.

Connor McKee's Shakespeare's Deadly Sins tours this Oct
By Glenn Meads · 26 Aug 2014

Wyllie Longmore directs this celebration of the Bard's greatest moments.

Brief Encounter With ...The Way You Tell Them's writer and performer Rachel Mars
By Glenn Meads · 21 Feb 2014

Rachel Mars' latest touring show The Way You Tell Them turns the spotlight on the inner workings of comedy, the desire and, sometimes uncontrollable, compulsion to be funny. Where does the responsibility lie when going for a laugh? We find out more.

Contact Theatre Young Actor's Theatre Company bring on Christmas
By Editorial Staff · 10 Dec 2013

Do you have to be young to join the Contact Young Actor's Theatre Company? Joanna Ing finds out more

Queer Contact back in Manchester, 6 February
By Glenn Meads · 9 Dec 2013

The annual festival presenting LGBT arts at the Contact Theatre is back, including pieces by Jackie Kay and The Tiger Lillies.