Various Venues

Manchester International Festival

Thursday 4th - Thursday 18th July 2019

Various Venues in Manchester

Minimum age: 18

Manchester International Festival (MIF) is the world’s first festival of original, new work and special events. The Festival is staged every two years in Manchester, UK – the next edition will take place 4 – 21 July 2019 at venues all over the city.

MIF brings together artists from different art forms and backgrounds to create dynamic, innovative and forward-thinking new work, which are staged in a rich tapestry of venues across in Greater Manchester – from theatres, galleries and concert halls to railway depots, churches and car parks. The festival works closely with venues, festivals and other cultural organisations around the world, whose financial and creative input helps to make many of the projects possible and guarantees that they have a life after each Festival has ended.

The organisers work widely within communities around Manchester with My Festival, MIF’s creative community. My Festival is a diverse network of creative people who are forging closer connections with MIF – taking part in public projects, connecting the Festival to their communities, and joining the programmes of training activities, workshops and other special events.



Disabled Access Information

MIF aims to cater for everyone’s needs. Alongside discounted tickets for disabled patrons, a range of accessible performances are on offer which include Audio Described, British Sign Language Interpreted and Captioned performances.

For detailed access information and bookings for:


The Royal Exchange Theatre, 0161 833 9833
The Bridgewater Hall, 0161 907 9000
HOME, 0161 200 1500
For all other venues contact ATG Tickets on 0844 871 7677 or

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