Tag: 53Two

Apr 08
Manchester’s only independent, city centre, wheelchair accessible theatre needs your help

53two has developed a reputation in Manchester for quality and affordable theatre that…

Mar 22
Review: JB Shorts Reloaded at 53Two shows the greatest hits from the past decade

Ten years ago, Manchester-based Reallife Theatre Company began staging JB Shorts. The…

Nov 23
JB Shorts: six perfectly formed 15-minute plays by top TV writers for less than a tenner

JB Shorts has been entertaining Manchester audiences with their six mini-plays by…

Nov 14
Simply George Best: meet the man set to play the Manchester United football legend

Actor Duncan Butcher is about to play one of Manchester’s most famous icons –…

Aug 01
Heard the one about the opera which encourages the audience to use Twitter during the performance?

You know the rules when you go to the theatre. No cameras. No phones. Here’s a…

May 16
20 weird and wonderful shows to see at the Greater Manchester Fringe 2018

The Manchester International Festival takes place every two years. There isn’t…

Apr 06
Worker Bee: James Quinn, actor

You may recognise James Quinn. He’s currently on our TV screens in Coronation…

Feb 16
Review: The Newspaper Boy at 53two

Chris Hoyle’s The Newspaper Boy is filled with nostalgic references to adverts…

Nov 24
Worker Bee: Andrew Fillis, actor and teacher

Liverpool-born Andrew Fillis grew up in Southport and moved to Manchester in 1991. He…

Nov 18
Local artist sheds new light on the changing face of Manchester

A unique collection of paintings depicting the changing face of Manchester is coming…

Aug 18
Freak show comes to Manchester’s 53Two theatre

Have you ever felt like you didn’t fit in? Like you’re out of place? Felt like,…

Aug 09
Leg warmer alert! You can audition for Fame at immersive film pop-up

Manchester arts hub under the arches 53two will become the New York School of…

Jul 29
Review: Contractions/North of Providence play at The Greater Manchester Fringe

One of the brilliant things about Fringe festivals is the opportunity to see theatre…

Jul 20
This play about domestic violence demands to be seen

There’s a difference between a play you should see and a play you need to see.…

Jul 07
Is this Manchester’s most entertaining bus journey?

It’s National Catch the Bus Week. If you travel regularly by bus you’ll…

Jul 06
When Mozart meets the Kardashians: The Marriage of Kim K at 53two Manchester

I’ve never really thought about a Mozart/Kardashian mash-up. I don’t think…

Mar 27
20 must see theatre productions in Manchester for 2017

Here’s 20 shows coming to Manchester this year which prove there’s more to…