Manchester

Friday 7 & Saturday 8 June

The Bridgewater Hall, Lower Mosley St, Manchester M2 3WS​​

Re:Discover in Manchester is a a two-day festival of events, including performances, interactive workshops, pop-up recitals and an exhibition to explore and celebrate African and Caribbean heritage.

Come to one event, or make a day out of it, at The Bridgewater Hall.

Friday 7 June​

SCHOOLS WORKSHOP

How to tell a story through Opera

1:15 pm to 2:15 pm | Auditorium | FREE

Exhibition

The Ties That Bind Us

Open from 5:30 pm to 10:30 pm | Circle Foyer | FREE

Workshop

Making an opera with Raye Harvey

6:00 pm to 6:45 pm | Barbirolli Room | FREE

Pop-up RECITAL

Streetwise Opera and Friends

6:00 pm to 7:15 pm | Stalls Bar | FREE

TALK

Pre-performance talk

6:45 pm to 7:15 pm | Auditorium | Only for ticketholders of The Rescue: Escape the Dream and Sancho & Me

Performance

The Rescue: Escape the Dream

by Streetwise Opera

Sancho & Me

by Paterson Joseph

7:30 pm to 9:30 pm | Auditorium | £10

Pop-up RECITAL

Lavender Rodriguez

9:30 pm to 10:15 pm | Stalls Bar | FREE

Saturday 8 June

Exhibition

The Ties That Bind Us

Open from 11 am to 8 pm | Circle Foyer | FREE

Workshop

Afrocats: Storytelling, song and dance for children

11:00 am to 12:00 pm | Barbirolli Room | FREE

Interactive Performance

A Family Adventure in Opera

12:15 pm to 1:15 pm | Auditorium | FREE

Performance

Jamsalana Steel Band

1:15 pm to 2:15 pm | Stall Foyer | FREE

Workshop

Afrocats: Storytelling, song and dance for children

1:30 pm to 2:30 pm | Barbirolli Room | FREE

Interactive Performance

Sing-along with Streetwise Opera

6:00 pm to 6:45 pm | Barbirolli Room | FREE

Pop-up Recital

Ni Maxine

6:00 pm to 7:15 pm | Stalls Bar | FREE

Talk

Pre-performance talk

6:45 pm to 7:30 pm | Barbirolli Room | FREE

Performance

Jazz Jamaica All Stars

Re:Discover

by Streetwise Opera

8:00 pm to 10:00 pm | Auditorium | £24 - £39

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