Mudcat Café message #4004696 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #166286   Message #4004696
Posted By: GUEST,henryp
16-Aug-19 - 07:13 AM
Thread Name: Peterloo 200th anniversary
Subject: RE: Peterloo 200th anniversary
Friday 16 August; Peterloo Picnic and Soapbox, First Street courtyard, 2 Tony Wilson Place, Manchester M15 4FN

Soapbox; 2:30pm-5:30pm will explore the festivalís core themes of democracy, protest and freedom of speech through spoken word and performance.

Speakers will be given a platform from which to voice their creative responses to the events of Peterloo, and what it has come to represent for them now.

The event will run alongside our Peterloo Picnic, where weíre inviting the public from 12:00 to the First Street green for garden games and spoken word. Donít miss it!