The Library Theatre Company and The Lowry present re:play Festival for its seventh year in January 2014.
If you’re interested in what’s new and emerging in Manchester’s thriving theatre scene, then the re:play Festival is for you. Bringing together the best of Manchester’s fringe from the last 12 months, re:play Festival selects the most exciting new theatre for an exclusive ‘second chance to see’.
“re:play takes the legwork out of trawling the fringe by gathering the best of Manchester’s alternative talent in one place” The Guardian
Direct from three sold-out seasons in London’s Hyde Park, Cirque Beserk bring their death-defying feats to The Lowry on their first nationwide theatre tour.
Featuring the world’s most dangerous circus act – the legendary motorcycle Globe of Death – this thrill-packed show also includes jugglers, acrobats, aerialists, dancers, musicians and stunt men, plus Guinness record-holding strong man Hercules and award-winning clown Tweedy.
Combining cirque style skills and artistry with all the thrills, spills and laughs of the traditional big top, Cirque Berserk is a fun-filled spectacle that will delight audiences of all ages.
‘Unbearably exciting… Edge of my seat? I was very nearly under it.’ The Sunday Telegraph
Mighty and powerful, that’s the Warren James brand of turbo-charged folk, country-blues, gospel and jazz – a genre that he calls ‘Skiffle’ – is proving to be the most exciting act of the year at global music events. Along with his awesome band, James, the rousing and addictively exuberant folk-rocker sends the very best of Americana roots music, along with his audience, soaring to new heights.