Sun 17 November


DRIFT is about looking ahead and celebrating Manchester’s legendary underground arts scene.

Expect everything from cutting edge electronic music, generative digital visuals, improvised dance and spoken word.

Working In conjunction with The Lowry, the Drift_MCR project will be commissioning a series of performance-based artworks, from local artists. The project was formed out of a need to provide opportunities and support for local creatives, looking to build a professional career within the arts. With grass root talent at the heart of the project, the creative team behind it bring with them years of experience working within Manchester’s underground art scene.

Live performances from:
​• Simon Blackmore – Parallel Voices
​• Ruby Ann Patterson – ẹrọ ti alẹ (machine of the night)
​• K – Thou who art made so rank and beastly, who art thou?
​• Plus guest DJ & Post-show discussion


Venue: Quays Theatre

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Pre-Theatre Dining

Enjoy pre-theatre dining for just £23 for two courses or £29 for three courses! Reserve your table when selecting your theatre seats.

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Beer & Burger Offer

Enjoy a draught pint for only £1 when you buy our burger at Pier Eight Bar. T&Cs One £1 pint per burger, not to be used in conjunction with any other offer.