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Turn 2023 – A night of new dance

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March 10 @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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The annual whirlwind of new dance returns: ten works by North West dance-makers take over Contact for one extraordinary night on Friday 10 March.
From industrial heritage to village life, clothing to clubbing, Manchester to Ghana, inner worlds and outer expressions — an evening of physical exploration of identity featuring: Christian Asare, Jack Evans, James Hewison and Company, Lizzy Owen, Maisha Kungu Dance, Matrafisc Dance Company, Matter of Fact, Orla Collier, taciturn, Zara Jane…
Time: Friday 10 March 2023, 7pm
Duration: lasts about 3¼ hrs including interval & pauses
Location: Contact, Oxford Rd, Manchester, M15 6JA
Age Advisory: 15+ (parental/guardian discretion) Content Warnings: some works may disturb, please click here. Features: contemporary dance and performance works with varied content. Covid measures: we encourage audience members to wear masks within Contact unless exempt; please get in touch if you have any queries. Queries: please call Contact on 0161 274 0600 or email BoxOffice@contactmcr.com
Turn is an annual platform for North West dancers and dance-makers — an opportunity to engage with new dance in Manchester. After a 6-year hiatus, this tenth edition presents ten short works in three spaces at Contact — get a feel for it with 2017’s programme + gallery of images. NB Friday’s public platform is followed by an artist day for participants only.
Manchester’s open call dance platform, Turn aims to be: — a public micro-festival and open submission platform; — an opportunity for artists to meet, show, and peer-review work; — an artist networking event.
Fluidly lyrical, effervescently acrobatic, or eccentrically innovative, let Turn 2023 transport you into a frenzy of dance…
Book your seat on Contact’s website.
March 10
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Manchester, M15 6JA United Kingdom
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