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The Lowry Week 53

INSIDE | Your Guide to The Lowry’s Theatrical Week 53 Festival (Week 2)

The Lowry turned 18 this year, and their annual theatre festival Week 53 returns to challenge convention and celebrate the ‘coming of age’. After a hugely successful first week of powerful performances, events and immersive screenings, The Lowry are kicking off week 2 of their festival. The festival includes 100 artists and 70 performances that span 12…

Natalie Cutler and Danny Batth Married To The Game

INSIDE | Natalie Cutler and Danny Batth’s Documentary Married To The Game

Film-maker, writer, actor, comedian and CEO of EntreprenHER Natalie Cutler premiered her latest documentary Married To The Game in Wolverhampton last week.  Travelling to Jharkand in India, a place where it is incredibly dangerous to be a woman, Natalie and her partner Danny Batth explored the way Yuwa Academy are saving young girls from an unfair life through…

Shop Front Theatre Festival

INSIDE | Theatre Absolute Launch Coventry’s Shop Front Theatre Festival

After Coventry’s successful bid for the City of Culture in 2021, the city are thriving with their innovative and creative arts scene. This March, Theatre Absolute are presenting the UK’s first Shop Front Theatre Festival UK’s featuring some of the most exciting new and established theatre makers and performers. I spoke to Artistic Director of Theatre Absolute,…

INSIDE | Birmingham 2022 Handover Announces First City-based Artists

INSIDE | Birmingham 2022 Handover Announces First City-based Artists and want YOU to get Involved!

Film maker Daniel Alexander, rapper Lady Sanity and choreographer Rosie Kay are the first artists to be announced taking part in Birmingham’s handover ceremony performed live at the Carrara Stadium, Gold Coast, Australia. With a global televised audience of one billion people, Birmingham rapper Lady Sanity will be heading out to Australia to perform, Rosie…

Dance Consortium Ballet BC

INSIDE | Dance Consortium bring high-quality International Contemporary Dance to the Regions

It’s rare to find high-quality, international contemporary dance outside of the London circuit, but Dance Consortium are a company that succeeds in bringing fresh contemporary dance to stages across the United Kingdom. Having been around for eighteen years, Dance Consortium have been touring international dance companies across the country. Ros Robins, executive director of the…

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