Manchester

Review: Our Town (Royal Exchange, Manchester)
By Mandy Martinez
Thornton Wilder's classic American play is revived by Sarah Frankcom at the Royal Exchange in Manchester
Nominees announced for the Empty Space Peter Brook Awards
The awards celebrate the best in smaller theatre spaces and companies across the UK
Little Women the musical to open in Manchester
The show will make its European premiere this November
Of Mice and Men UK tour announced for 2018
The adaptation of Steinbeck's classic will visit venues across the UK over the course of ten weeks
Review: Cotton Panic! (Upper Campfield Market Hall, Manchester International Festival)
Jane Horrocks stars in this clumsily put together but engrossing story of Manchester's industrial past
Review: What if Women Ruled the World? (Mayfield, Manchester International Festival)
Yael Bartana's discussion-cum-performance, directed by Vicky Featherstone raises some interesting questions about the state of the world
Mancunians strut down huge yellow catwalk for opening event of Manchester International Festival
Jeremy Deller's What Is the City But the People? opened the festival in the centre of the city last night
New Uncle Vanya and Annie Baker revival announced in latest HOME season
The UK tour of Duncan Macmillan's People, Places and Things will also commence at the Manchester venue
Summerhall announces full line-up for Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017
The venue will host 140 shows over the course of the festival
New repertory theatre to open in Manchester
The new theatre will have a main space and a studio space and open in May 2017