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Event report – Cheshire Primary Schools Dance Performance

COTTON: Global Threads inspired two-week project, by Steven Roper A performance by children from Cheshire Primary Schools for their COTTON: Global Threads project. The movement and dance event was performed in front of invited guests, parents and their teachers. The… Continue reading

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Action Weaving


Learn to weave and participate in a weaving ‘race’, supervised by Travis Meinolf, Action Weaver. Choose to weave for one of three teams with different philosophies – the Socialist, Capitalist or Artisan weavers.

No experience necessary, Free Drop-in event.

After Hours : ‘Action Weaver’ Inspired

Taking inspiration from action weaver Travis Meinolf, join us for an evening of interesting and unique performances that intertwine themselves into our exhibitions and spaces.
Part of the Cotton: Global Threads Adult programme.

Walking the Warp Manchester


New movement performance choreographed by Professor Anne Wilson, Walking the Warp Manchester is a one-off durational work developed in collaboration with young dancers at the Lowry’s Centre for Advanced Training (CAT).

Featuring professional dance leads Bridget Fiske and Jonathan Poole. Sound artist and sculptor Shawn Decker is the composer. Costume color development by students at Manchester Metropolitan University; project lead Stephanie Howe.

View Anne Wilson’s project statement on her website.

Free Drop-in Event.