After the success of several sold out shows at Escape to Freight Island we are bringing the party to you as part of our Dance Local Series, this time we debut at the Carlton Club in Whalley Range for a Valentine's Electronica Rave.
THE PLAYHOUSE PROJECT welcomes underground local heroes Moodymanc & VEBA , originally part of the Rae & Christian tour for Grand Central Records back in the 90's and have been good mates ever since. Combining they're DJ talents to deliver a back to back set of slick Electronica & House Music party vibes. Prepare the Fam to embark on a musical journey like no other buckle up for this one..!
Play dough tables
Lighting & Visuals
Disco Head Dancers
Themed Christmas Crafts
Face Painting & Glitter Faeries
Dance floor activities by Cequin Circus
*Please check the venues covid regulations below before booking.
Danny Ward, Record Producer, musician, DJ has been producing records in his own right since the mid nineties under the name ‘Dubble D’, having produced two albums and a string of 12”s on 2020Vision and others under that name, and co-founding and producing the group 2020 Soundsystem with Ralph Lawson and Silver City. In the 90s and early noughties he collaborated and appeared on records with such luminaries as Fila Brazilia, The Pharcyde, Rae & Christian, Nightmares on Wax, Awesome 3 and a host of others but it was the cheeky monniker and imprint ‘Moodymanc’ that brought him firmly into the spotlight of House Music lovers worldwide. Whether it’s playing dusty rare grooves or laying down 4 to the floor from intimate parties to festival stages he brings a diverse and dynamic selection which never fails to move the crowd.
VEBA (Fat City, Groove Armada HOMOBLOC & La Discotheque). Underground music scene queen and one of Manchester's greatest soul singers. VEBA provided her unique vocal skills on several tracks for Grand Central records, most famously “Spellbound” one of the most iconic soul tunes ever to be produced in Manchester. VEBA's soulful, gospel tones have also appeared on a number of Groove Armada tunes. Having DJed for Playhouse Project many times before you can expect the unexpected plus a few surprises when VEBA gets on the mic.
About us -
THE PLAYHOUSE PROJECT is a unique family-friendly rave experience, organised by a crew of seasoned clubbers and DJ's from Manchester who are now parents. We keep the family crews dancing by providing top DJs, dancers, club lighting, visuals, kids activities, face painting, bubble machines, inflatables, colouring mural and giant balloons.
The Carlton Club - Manchester
All adults attending must present evidence of a negative lateral flow test to gain entry to the club. This can be either an SMS or email which is received once registered your test result here: https://www.gov.uk/report-covid19-result
We cannot accept a physical test, a photo of a LFT or a Covid pass.
The Carlton Club bar is a cashless bar, no cards or cash accepted. You must download the Butlr app to order: https://getbutlr.com/
Terms and Conditions.
All ticket parties MUST arrive together as a condition of entry, adults without children will not be admitted.
Please remember that you remain 100% responsible for your children at all times.
Please do not leave alcoholic drinks unattended.
Music will be set to the recommended levels for little ears, child-safe club lighting, no strobe lighting used.
The venue will be at full capacity, we advise parents of young babies to wear a sling particularly on the dance-floor.
This event is aimed at 0-8 year olds (activities are for this age range) however older children are welcome to attend.
Photography / Video - There will be a photographer at the event, some shots will be used for publicity. Please inform a member of staff on arrival if you do not want your little ones to be photographed.
Please no running or rowdy behaviour.
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