Canal St Manchester
DJ Paulette for Supernature
Manchesters very own DJ Paulette headlines the next Supernature party later this month
March date for next Qwerk
Another super line up announced for next Months Qwerk at Sub 101
Manchester-based LGBTQ filmmakers launch anthology
A diverse array of lives intersect over one night on and around Canal Street investigated here
Kelloggs debuts drag queens over a bowl of corn flakes
Canal Street drag queens become the first ever to appear in a Kelloggs TV ad – to tell the nation when they eat their Corn Flakes
As The Sun Rises
Read all about the latest programme to film in the city, the one-off drama, As The Sun Rises
Village Weekender 2018
The Village Weekend is back for its 5th year. Fresher, brighter and ready for action
Christine to run Marathon for Sparkle
I did two half marathons last year so it's a natural progression for 2018
The Sunday Boys Icelandic Preview
The Sunday Boys' Icelandic Preview this March.Read here for full details
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Canal St and the Gay Village
Welcome to the World Famous Canal Street Manchester, home of the original 'Queer as Folk'.
It is recognised as the UK's LGBT centre, outside of London. The Gay Village is home to many annual events, such as Sparkle the Trans Festival, the Bears Bash and The Skins Weekend. The regions thriving Lesbian community is also centred in the Gay Village, with established venues like Vanilla serving the Women's scene.
Manchester Pride, the UK's most successful Annual Pride event, with tens of thousands attending the celebrations. Manchester's LGBT Sports and social groups are a major feature of daily life regularly attracting visitors from all over the World. Non LGBT are also welcome. Respect should be shown at all times.
Canal St looks forward to welcoming you all!
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Belinda Scandal interviews Flashdance star Ben Adams
Belinda Scandal meets Ben Adams and discusses his career talking about Flashdance the musical and his new musical.
She also talks to the Palace Theatre audience to find out what they thought of this new production of the classic Flashdance.
Canal St Reviews
Knot at Aldridge Studio at The Lowry
Remarkably erotic, this makes you want to have sex there and then
Teddy at The Lowry
Onstage live music gets the feet tapping and Dougal Irvines compositions fit perfectly
The Almighty Sometimes at Royal Exchange
Crisis surrounding childrens mental health is astounding and this piece of hard theatre makes its point very dramatically
Flashdance at the Palace Theatre
Put another dime in the jukebox, baby, only this time, there are new songs added for the stage version of the hit movie