Manchester International Festival wants homes to stage 'micro' festivals
Manchester residents are being asked to open their doors to host "micro" offshoots of the Manchester International Festival in their homes.
The biennial arts festival is known for staging world premieres with stars like Sir Kenneth Branagh and Maxine Peake.
The new project, titled Festival In My House, will see artists, performers and audiences invited into ordinary homes.
Residents can come up with ideas for shows they would like to stage and one such event will take place every month.
"It could involve flying somebody in to do the headline act in their living room,"... read more
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