Events Around Greater Manchester

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Chopin & Champagne by Candlelight   -   “The Heroic Polonaise” More details - Chopin & Champagne by Candlelight   -   “The Heroic Polonaise”
Celebrate the weekend with a scintillating performance of Chopin’s thrilling piano music and a glass of champagne! This is the second of a series of ten monthly Chopin recitals at St Ann’s Church. The virtuoso soloist is British concert pianist Warren Mailley-Smith.
St. Ann’s Church, St. Ann Street, Manchester
Sat 27 Oct
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More details - Chopin & Champagne by Candlelight | Ballade No. 4 & Fantasy
The brilliant piano music of the great Frederic Chopin has never been out of fashion since it first burst onto the international scene in the early 19th century. This music wasn’t intended for the great concert halls of today, but for the intimate setting of Parisian Salons.
St Ann’s Church, St Ann Street, Manchester
Sat 17 Nov

More details - Richard Thompson
Richard Thompson Plus Joan Shelley. Artists performing: Richard Thompson.: Tickets avaiable.
Opera House, Manchester

More details - Antic Disposition: Henry V
Returning for its fourth year to delight audiences around the UK, Antic Disposition’s critically-acclaimed production of Shakespeare’s Henry V will embark on a historical tour of ten of the most beautiful and significant cathedrals.
Manchester Cathedral, Greater Manchester
Mon 22 Oct to Wed 24 Oct

More details - Big Fish Little Fish - Manchester Science Festival Family Rave!
Big Fish Little Fish family raves are part of the Manchester Science Festival and this is a party not to be missed!
The Birdcage Withy Grove
Sun 28 Oct

More details - We, The Creators: Manchester
On Wednesday 25th July, the space and services provider that fosters collaboration, WeWork, is hosting an evening (6.30 – 8.30pm) of engaging conversation and thought-provoking panel discussion, bringing together the best creatives in the area to toast to the business and innovation hub that is Manchester.
WeWork, 1 St Peter’s Square, Manchester
Thu 25 Oct

More details - Three Wine Men Manchester Cracking Christmas Wines Tasting
Wine-lovers of Manchester unite! On 17th – 18th November The Exchange Room at Manchester Central will be transformed into a wine wonderland - the highlight of every wine-lover’s calendar.
The Exchange Hall, Manchester Central, Windmill St, Manchester
Sat 17 Nov and Sun 18 Nov

More details - Julian Bliss, clarinet, with Northern Chamber Orchestra
ARNOLD Sinfonietta No. 1, Op. 48 WEBER Clarinet Concerto No. 2 in Eb major, Op. 74 SUK Meditation on the old Czech chorale ’Good King Wenceslas’, Op. 35a HAYDN Symphony No.
The Stoller Hall, Hunts Bank, Manchester
Fri 26 Oct

More details - Sound Experiment
Family Event How does sound work?Why do instruments have holes and keys?What happens when you put a mouthpiece on a hosepipe?And what does it all have to do with a piece of rope? Take part in a Sound Experiment, discovering the science of musical instruments and the magic of sound.
The Stoller Hall Hunts Bank Manchester
Sat 10 Nov

More details - Record and cd fair
Collectable vinyl, cds. Dvds etc book a table saturday special.
Sachas hotel. TibSt Manchester
Thu 8 Nov

More details - Strauss and Elgar
Sir Mark Elder conducts the Hallé in two beloved, rarely performed orchestral works – R. Strauss’s musical comedy Don Quixote, and Elgar’s sweeping Second Symphony.
The Bridgewater Hall, Lower Mosley St., Manchester
Thu 25 Oct

More details - Australian and New Zealand University Open Day in Manchester
Study in Australia or New Zealand! Come along to the Study Options Open Day on 16th November at Bridgewater Hall. Free, independent, expert advice for students, this is an excellent opportunity to meet representatives from top Australian and New Zealand universities.
Bridgewater Hall Lower Mosley Street Manchester
Fri 16 Nov

More details - Queen Extravaganza Tour 2018
The hugely popular live band performance, returns to rock the UK with the ‘Queen Extravaganza Tour’. ‘Queen Extravaganza’ – described by the legendary Roger Taylor himself as ‘A rock celebration in the Royal tradition’ and designed to enable new fans and old to celebrate the music of Queen - will play 17 shows...
MANCHESTER O2 Apollo, Stockport Rd, Manchester
Tue 6 Nov

More details - How to Hide a Lion
Having first roared into life at Polka Theatre and Oxford Playhouse in 2016, Helen Stephen’s much-loved children’s story How to Hide a Lion will now embark on its first national tour, enchanting young audiences around the UK.
The Lowry, Pier 8, The Quays, Salford
Thu 25 Oct to Sun 28 Oct

More details - Cancer Research UK Tough 10
Cancer Research UK’s Tough 10 is a brand new series of epic 10k runs. No obstacles - this is the chance to take on some of the UK’s toughest terrain. Double-knot your trainers and prepare to thigh-burn your way to raising serious money to help beat cancer sooner.
Heaton Park, Prestwich Manchester
Sat 10 Nov

More details - Comedy @ Chorlton Irish Club
Comedy with Jo Caulfield Bobby Mair Tom King Justin Moorhouse
Chorlton Irish Club, 17 High Lane, Chorlton
Fri 2 Nov

More details - Manchester mum2mum market Chorlton High School
mum2mum market Chorlton High School,Nell Lane,Chorlton,Manchester, M21 7SL, Saturday 10th November 1:30pm-3:30pm SELL your quality second hand baby, children’s and maternity clothes, preloved baby equipment or used pram at our nearly new baby and children’s market and keep 100% of the proceeds.
Nell Lane, Manchester
Sat 10 Nov

More details - Conservation Day in Droylsden
Coppicing and site maintenance on Copperas Field; cutting back trees and shrubs to provide a better habitat for wildlife. No experience is required, just a willingness to join in and learn new skills. Please make sure you bring a packed lunch.
Copperas Field entrance on Juniper Crescent, parking on Linden Way, Droylsden.
Thu 15 Nov, Tue 18 Dec

More details - Manchester Guitar Show
Vintage,used & new Guitars Buy - Sell - Trade, Guitars, Amps & Accessories.Have our guitar valued (Free) loads of stands full of all kinds of instruments including Guitars, electric & acoustic, banjos, Ukes etc Free valuations Plus live music & Guitar workshop
The George Carnall Leisure Centre, Kingsway Park, Davyhulme, Manchester ( M60 - Junction 9 )

More details - Autumn Fair And Monton Art Group Display At St Paul's Church, Monton
Please join us at our traditional Autumn Fair where there is always a good range of stalls to view and buy from, our Mothers Union Clothesline Stall, lucky tombolas to have a go at, café open for our famous bacon butties and more besides including Monton Art Group’s Annual Display.
St Paul’s Church Egerton Road Off Monton Green/Rocky Lane Monton Eccles
Sat 10 Nov

More details - Choral Showcase
Middleton Musical Society Choir and Orchestra present selections from well known operas, operettas and musicals.
Alkrington & Providence United Reformed Church, Manchester New Road, Middleton .
Sat 3 Nov

More details - ComedySportz Manchester
Two teams battle it out for your laughs in this all ages, all action, all improvised competitive comedy show. Using audience suggestions the teams go for gold with quick-witted gags, games, sketches and songs.
Waterside Arts Centre, 1 Waterside Plaza, Sale
Sat 27 Oct, Sat 24 Nov

More details - Conservation Day in Droylsden
Path improvements at Hollinwood Branch Canal. No experience is required, just a willingness to join in and learn new skills.
Lumn Farm, parking on street, Peregrine Crescent, off Littlemoss Road, Droylsden.
Mon 29 Oct

More details - The Didsbury Comedy Club
Comedy with Robert White Jo Caulfield Paddy Young Danny McLoughlin
Didsbury Cricket Club, Wilmslow Rd., Didsbury
Sun 4 Nov

More details - Make it Artisan Market
Local artisans with their lovely makes, On site Café
Daisy Nook Gargen Centre Stannybrook Road Failsworth
Sat 27 Oct, Sun 28 Oct, Sat 24 Nov

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