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Timeless Estonian folk tales sung with otherworldy melodies and arresting harmonies.
One sordid evening, non-bachelors Kevin and Dave bring two married ladies back to their house for an evening of pre-meditated adultery. But very quickly things do not go according to plan…
Desperado show their respect for this timeless music with the authenticity and accuracy that have become their hallmark.
Beautiful arrangements of traditional dance tunes and songs; a unique and powerful experience in English culture for all ages.
An evening of the finest contemporary blues from some of the best UK Blues artists, all based in the North!
Acclaimed world/folk five-piece Moishe’s Bagel perform their specially commissioned score for Mikhail Kalatozov's remarkable 1930 silent film Salt for Svanetia.
The enchanting world of Sarah and Duck is brought to life in this brand-new stage show, featuring the wonderful characters from the BAFTA award-winning CBeebies show.
Everything in Rachel’s life is crumbling. She has suffered a whirlwind of abuse, but now is the abused becoming the abuser?
Singer, songwriter and musician Louise Jordan shares the stories of inspirational women who served in the first world war.
Balkan melodies, ska and latin grooves, and sizzling brass; The Baghdaddies play euphoric dancing music with furious energy and theatrical humour.
Two of folk music's most highly regarded and celebrated musicians, John McCusker and Heidi Talbot, are joining forces for the first time as a duo.
Marx in Soho imagines Karl Marx is spirited back to contemporary Soho, New York and shows how deeply his original ideas resonate today.
The exquisite voices of Josienne Clarke and Samantha Whates create powerful harmonies atop instrumental textures created by Adam Beattie and Sonny Johns.
An evening of top quality comedy on the first Thursday of every month. Featuring Eleanor Conway and Masai Graham.
I Am Kloot’s Mercury Prize nominated songwriter John Bramwell returns to The Met to perform songs from his debut solo album Leave Alone The Empty Spaces.
A delightful evening of music combining two generations of scintillating musical talent.
A thoroughly addictive nine-strong band from Inner Mongolia who fuse together music traditions from across the country. Uplifting and exciting, like nothing you’ve ever seen before.
This lively Danish band catapults old folk melodies into the twenty first century. Expect wild polkas, jigs, lyrical waltzes and sailor songs
One of Scotland's most powerful folk groups, RURA's exquisitely rugged yet refined blend of fiddle, Highland pipes, flute, bodhrán, guitar and voice has won them a devoted following.
Whole Lotta Led celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of the birth of Led Zeppelin with a show that includes songs from all of their studio albums.
Deep in the vaults of an ancient priory a hideous creature awakens... A dark and winding fable for ages 4+, featuring breath-taking puppetry and spine-tingling live music.
The East Pointers return to The Met with new album What We Leave Behind. Enjoy dynamic transatlantic Celtic sounds with harmonies, fiddle, banjo and traditional foot-stamping.
Legendary singer-songwriter Ralph McTell (Streets of London, Clare to Here) joins forces with folk-blues guitarist Wizz Jones.
A new show by poet and performer Owen Lowery exploring themes of transition and transformation.
Are you ready for a sing-a-longa party? The Lancashire Hotpots are back with a brand new show and they want YOU singing along.
An evening of top quality comedy on the first Thursday of every month. Featuring Doug Segal and Dan Nightingale.
The Met’s community jazz orchestra perform a mix of the best foot-tapping jazz.
Scottish trailblazers the Peatbog Faeries create a glorious mixture of traditional sounds and dance-floor grooves.
A comedy about truth, lies and all the grey bits in between.
An exhibition and film screening from Met Express, an inclusive drama group for adults...
Dr Kevin Jones previews his 2018 Edinburgh Fringe Festival show
Austin based “honky tonk angel”, Kelly Willis steps into the spotlight with her first solo UK tour to launch her brand new album Back Being Blue.
Lead singer with chart toppers The Icicle Works, Ian McNabb is one of the greatest singer-songwriters to emerge from the Liverpool music scene.
Roots rocker Chuck Prophet returns for a stripped back show with Stephanie Finch on keyboards.
Ruby Turner has one of the greatest voices the UK has ever produced
Christine Collister, Melanie Harrold, Julie Matthews, Helen Watson and Chris While are back with a new live album and another opportunity to see their dynamic show.
Prestwich Amateur Dramatic and Operatic Society present the stage version of the classic British film drama.
North Carolina based band who craft top-notch, original modern acoustic music that draws upon American roots.
Discover for yourself why Wishbone Ash remain one of the most enduring and popular bands in British rock.
Bootleg Blondie is the official Debbie Harry and Blondie tribute band and the only Blondie tribute to play the legendary CBGBs in New York City before its demise in 2006.
Singer-songwriter and guitarist Dan Patlansky is one of the busiest and most respected blues artists to ever come out of South Africa.
Songs from Thea's christmas album Strange Communion plus her own highly individual versions of the christmas classics.
One of the world's leading progressive rock bands with a string of critically acclaimed albums under their belts. Look forward to passionate music and a dramatic performance.
Northern joker Justin Moorhouse returns to The Met with his latest hilarious show.
As part of Manchester Histories Festival, join us for a FREE tour of The Met.
Learn throat singing, then take part in a mini performance with your newly acquired skills.