Contact Theatre is a state of the art performance, music and exhibition space located on Oxford Road next to Manchester University and the Academy venues.
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Barry Miles in conversation
Plus Greatest Hits of Multi-media, ’67-07(special screening event)
Space 1, Contact Theatre,
£5 / £3 concessions
Barry Miles - Legendary underground activist, UFO Club roving ambassador, Pink Floyd chronicler and co-founder of International Times and Indica, speaks of the heady days of 1967 and the "Multi-media" of the 60's. Followed by a very special screening of iconic films and AV from the last 40 years, drawing a shimmering arc between '67 and '07, and highlighting how the creative ferment of the 60s has echoed through the subsequent decades, presented by Michael Connor.
FutureVisual Lounge Screenings
Space 2, Contact Theatre
10.00am – 8.00pm
An eclectic selection of the finest new audiovisual talent from across the globe: free screenings in the refined setting of the Futurevisual Lounge, with a special champagne cocktail bar for the discerning audiovisual voyager: Sit back and enjoy a totally immersive multi-sensory experience.
Semiconductor (Artist Talk & Live AV show)
Space 1, Contact Theatre, Oxford Road
6.00pm – 8.00pm
£5 / £3 concessions
Semiconductor makes Sound Films which reveal our physical world in flux; cities in motion, shifting landscapes and systems in chaos. Finely crafted digital work is combined with analogue processes that tailor the randomness and errors within computer systems as co-conspirator.
Fri, 3 Mar 2017
Versions x Ossia: Horizons Launch Party with Avalon Emerson
Thu, 9 Mar 2017
Pala Sounds with O'flynn and Glowing Palms
Fri, 10 Mar 2017
Banana Hill with Analog Africa Soundsystem
Fri, 17 Mar 2017
Boogie Nights 2nd Birthday: Lumberjacks in Hell Showcase
Sat, 18 Mar 2017
Thu, 23 Mar 2017
Trance Party 6
Fri, 24 Mar 2017
FAC51: The Hacienda
Sat, 25 Mar 2017
Below The Surface 3rd Birthday with Hunee, Gerd Janson, Jeremy Underground & More