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Forget Edinburgh, Latitude or the Big Chill. Manchester's festival of culture ticks all the boxes—and you won't need a tent

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The Manchester festival runs between 2nd July and 19th July. For more information and tickets visit the website.

“A stench of fear has come out of every pore of American life, and we suffer from a collective failure of nerve.” Norman Mailer’s words, written in 1957, haunt the extraordinary new creation of theatre company Punchdrunk and filmmaker Adam Curtis: “It Felt Like A Kiss.”…

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