Manchester

Contact Theatre announces autumn season
The theatre hosts Belarus Free Theatre, Spymonkey and Candoco dance company
Royal Exchange commissions leading female playwrights for B!rth international festival
Playwrights from China to Kenya will come together to explore global healthcare issues
Home announces new season
Award-winning theatre company Anu return with a new production
Sarah Frankcom: 'Manchester has always had a bloody swagger about it'
Manchester Royal Exchange artistic director Sarah Frankcom talks about the Bruntwood Prize for Playwriting and running the theatre
Regional Theatre Focus: Backstage at the Royal Exchange
Find out how things go down at the Manchester venue
Regional Theatre Focus: Theatre beyond the Royal Exchange
By Andrew Haydon
From Contact to The Lowry, Andrew Haydon explains how there's more to theatre in Manchester than simply the Royal Exchange
Regional Theatre Focus: A Royal Exchange for all ages
The second podcast in our Regional Theatre Focus takes a look at the Manchester venue's young and elder companies
Regional Theatre Focus: Manchester's Royal Exchange
Matthew Xia introduces this month's Regional Theatre Focus venue
Regional Theatre Focus: the Royal Exchange has been shaped by the people of Manchester
By Joshua Val Martin
As part of our Regional Theatre Focus, playwright and Manchester resident Joshua Val Martin explains why the Royal Exchange should become the official centre point of the city
Top 5 theatre openings this week: 18 - 24 January
From the Churchill in Bromley to the Lyceum in Edinburgh, we pick our top five openings of the week