The Factory | Sounds From The Other City – Sounds From The Other City
Salford's festival of new music and art • 30th April 2023 •
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The Factory is a landmark new cultural space being built in Manchester, opening in 2023. It will commission, produce and present new work by the world’s most exciting artists, offering a space to make, explore and experiment. It will enable large-scale artistic work that isn’t made anywhere else in the world: from major exhibitions and epic concerts, to intimate performances and immersive experiences. Through a pioneering programme of skills, training and engagement The Factory will benefit local people and the next generation of creative talent from across the city. Manchester International Festival will run The Factory, as well as continuing with the citywide Festival biennially.

For SFTOC, The Factory will present broad based selection of up and coming artists.