Arts & Culture
A former Royal Shakespeare Company actor has kicked off pre-season training at the Altrincham Garrick.
Altrincham resident discovers “worthless” vase while moving house – and it sells at auction for £110,000
A “truly special” Chinese vase has been sold at auction for over £110,000 – having been discovered while an Altrincham resident was moving house.
EXCLUSIVE: Johnny Marr on living in Altrincham during The Smiths, the influences behind his “dramatic” new album – and his jam with Macca
Thirty-six years ago, an 18-year-old Johnny Marr knocked on the door of 384 Kings Road in Stretford and introduced himself to an awkward Mancunian by the name of Stephen Patrick Morrissey. The pair gelled instantly, and within weeks The Smiths were born.
Legendary jazz funk band Shakatak return to the Cinnamon Club next week for their first gig at the venue in two years.
Priscilla Queen of the Desert, the wildly popular musical about two drag queens, a transgender woman and their race to get from Sydney to Alice Springs in time to perform their act at Lasseter’s Hotel Casino Resort, comes to the Altrincham Garrick next week.
A coarse and very funny comedy from the pen of Educating Rita writer Willy Russell opens at the Altrincham Garrick on Monday for a six-night run.
Ahead of its 15th birthday celebrations this week, meet the man behind all that jazz at the Cinnamon Club
Bowdon’s unique live music, dance and party venue celebrates its 15th anniversary in April. We spoke to the man behind it, Neil Hughes.
One of the most uplifting stories ever written, Michelle Magorian’s stunning Goodnight Mister Tom is brought gloriously to life in this stage adaptation by David Wood.
Bipolar actor Scott Ransome will take the lead role Jez Butterworth’s ‘Jerusalem’, the modern classic which opens at Altrincham Garrick on Monday.
A Bowdon author has published a poignant account of her father’s experiences in the Auschwitz concentration camp.
A riotous political farce from the pen of the man who wrote classic Seventies sitcoms Rising Damp and Only When I Laugh is up next at the Altrincham Garrick.
One of Agatha Christie’s lesser known murder mystery plays opens at the Altrincham Garrick on Monday 29th January.
Everyman is planning to open a cinema in the former JJB Sports unit in Altrincham town centre.
The Garrick’s famous traditional family pantomime returns this Friday – but you’ll have to hurry to get the last remaining tickets.
An Altrincham company has played in a starring role in the BBC’s acclaimed Christmas advert.
A Christmas pop-up shop selling work from local designers and makers has opened in Altrincham town centre.
To mark the launch edition of the Altrincham Today magazine, we commissioned an original front cover illustration from Nick Thompson, owner of Chester design studio Lemondrop Creative.
The pre-pantomime show at the Garrick is one of Alan Ayckbourn’s very best comedies, Season’s Greetings.
You may have read the Booker Prize-winning novel. You probably watched the multi-award winning BBC TV series.
If you’ve ever fancied yourself as a Miss Marple or Inspector Morse, the latest show at the Garrick Theatre is a must.