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#BeMoreMartyn
Jun
20
to Jun 22

#BeMoreMartyn

Hope Theatre Company asked eight of Martyn's closest friends and created a unique piece of verbatim theatre using their words. They give a remarkable insight into the life of an extraordinary young man, who transformed each and every one of them.

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Pride in Trafford
May
15
to May 19

Pride in Trafford

Pride in Trafford is a new initiative for 2019, a partnership between the Mayor of Trafford, Trafford Council and Waterside Arts. The collective have curated a series of events to celebrate and explore identity and LGBTQ+ life in Trafford, to coincide with IDAHOBIT (International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia and Transphobia.)

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Rafiki Q&A
Apr
14
6:00 PM18:00

Rafiki Q&A

Celebrated Kenyan filmmaker Wanuri Kahiu’s feature is set to hit UK screens this April. With beautiful scenes connected through shades of fuchsia and violet, reflecting the femininity of the characters, this gentle film follows the development of love between two young women.

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The Watermelon Woman + post-screening discussion
Apr
14
1:00 PM13:00

The Watermelon Woman + post-screening discussion

Set in Philadelphia, young black lesbian Cheryl works in a video store with her friend Tamara but is determined to make a documentary about forgotten uncredited black actress from the 1930s known only as ‘The Watermelon Woman’. This screening will be followed be a free, informal post-screening discussion led by Dr Monica Pearl.

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'Invisible Women' at Irish World Heritage Centre
Feb
9
3:00 PM15:00

'Invisible Women' at Irish World Heritage Centre

Join in for an extremely rare opportunity to view INVISIBLE WOMEN, a short documentary exploring the untold story of the North West’s LGBTQ past over the last 50 years through two women’s incredible journey of rebellion and activism. The screening will also be accompanied by a post-screening discussion, joined by the film's producer, Joe Ingham, and by Luchia and Angela themselves.

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Happy Birthday Marsha! Film Screening at The Kings Arms
Dec
16
6:30 PM18:30

Happy Birthday Marsha! Film Screening at The Kings Arms

Join Books Beyond Bars UK for a screening of the film Happy Birthday Marsha! on December 16th to raise funds for Books Beyond Bars UK, a new collective organising to send books, zines and other resources to LGBTQIA+ people in prison.

Happy Birthday Marsha! is a film about iconic transgender artist and activist, Marsha "Pay it No Mind" Johnson and her life in the hours before she ignited the 1969 Stonewall Riots in New York City.

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Day With(out) Art 2018
Nov
29
to Dec 3

Day With(out) Art 2018

The second annual Day With(out) Art supports, curates and celebrates cultural events across Greater Manchester that are using creativity to turn attention towards HIV and AIDS for World AIDS Day. Theatre, film, art, clubs, conversations and more are all featured. Please support these fantastic events and use the hashtag #DayWithoutArtMcr

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