National Poetry DayAn Interactive Schools' Poetry Performance with John Hegley What's on See all events See all events View all upcoming events in our Autumn season. Music View all of our upcoming concerts and music events. Drama View all of our upcoming theatre and drama performances. Literature View our upcoming 'in conversation' and literature live events. Free events Many of our events are free, including regular lunchtime concerts. Season tickets Subscribe to a season ticket for 2019-20. Schools and groups Find out about our upcoming events for children and schools. Your visit Book tickets Tickets can be purchased online or directly from the box office during opening times. Plan your visit Find out about getting here, nearby parking and access to our building. Food and drink Options include Café Arts, Christie's Bistro and Teacup Kitchen at Manchester Museum. Discover Events See our upcoming events. Connect Keep up to date with the latest news and special offers. Download a brochure View our latest events programme. About us News New season's programme puts emerging talents among legends. Performance spaces Our venue includes a 350 seat concert hall and a studio theatre that seats approximately 100. Societies We have a close relationship with The University of Manchester Music and Drama student societies.