levenshulme festival 2007

The Levenshulme Community Festival 2007

Saturday 20th October to Sunday 4th November

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Live Performance

SATURDAY 20th October

M19 Bar

IntheCity AcousticFest

Inthecity Acoustfest special with Aaron Paul, Tim Cheatle, James Walker, Denise Morgan, Native State, Rob John Blues, Jim Burgess, Web Sheldon, Chrome Yellow and Bekky Kennedy

Time 7pm - late

Admission £3 FREE before 8pm

Union Music Lounge

Irish Night

Award winning actor and Irish singer Kieran Cunnigham from Irish group Quare Craic hosts this special night of Irish entertainment singing all your favourite Irish songs and Ballads

Time 9pm - late

Admission FREE

SUNDAY 21st October

St Mary’s Parish Centre

‘One World’ Family Fun Day

The ‘One World’ Family Fun Day with ALL 96.9 FM Radio and the Full Irish show is the official launch event of this years Levenshulme Festival.

Enjoy an afternoon of music, food and dance from around the world.

Highlights include an appearance from the Manchester School of Samba,Celtic Rock band, Egyptian dancing, Line Dancing and the Asian Food Festival

plus the Full Irish Radio show with Joe Casserly and the team complete with live Irish music and dancing displays.

Arrive early if you want a seat near the front.

Time 12 Noon - 5pm

Admission FREE

Pub and Club

M19 Bar

IntheCity AcousticFest

IntheCity "Lazy Sunday Afternoon" acousticfest with Lyra Celtica (just back from a world tour), Julia Hill & The Sun Collective, The Consolations, Rob McCulloch, Risa Hall, Donna Marie, Andrew Chandler, Avant G, Coraline, Leigh Hayes, Tim Lee and Soulhed

Time 2pm - 8pm

Admission £3 FREE before 3pm

Pub and Club

Union Music Lounge

Driftwood

Enjoy an afternoon of Irish music and comedy with the lively ‘Driftwood’ and their legendary Sunday session.

Time 4pm - 7pm

Admission FREE

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Opening Hours

Lunch

Monday - Friday

12 noon - 2pm

Dinner

Sunday - Thursday

5.30pm - Midnight

Friday & Saturday

5.30pm - 1.00am

 

1016-1018 STOCKPORT ROAD

LEVENSHULME

M19 3WN

Telephone

0161 224 4986

0161 248 4150

 

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MONDAY 22nd October

M19 Bar

Inthecity AcousticFest

IntheCity AcousticFest specia with October, Tramps & Horses, Dave Hulston, Picnic Area, These Eyes are Cameras, Easy Dream, She Blooms, Becky Higg, Tracey Browne and Paul Oska

Open mic downstairs

Time 7pm

Admission £3

M19 Bar

Open Mic 1st Birthday

The first birthday of M19's Bar's Open Mic Night which launched during the 2006 Levenshulme Festival

Headlining spot from Andrew Chandler

Open Mic spot available

Email m19bar@hotmail.co.uk to book a spot.

Time 8 pm

Admission FREE

WEDNESDAY 24th October

Levenshulme Train Station

Folk Train with the Shamrock Ramblers

The Shamrock Ramblers will be playing on the train to Goostrey that departs from Manchester Piccadilly at 19:03

(19:08 departure from Levenshulme)

They will play in the Red Lion Inn at Goostrey, as on previous Folk Train events on the line.

There's no need to book, just buy a train ticket.

Time 7.08pm - 10.14pm

Admission: The price of a train ticket to Goostrey

Union

Session

The award winning Irish musician Grace Kelly hosts this traditional Irish music session, guest players are welcome, a complimentary pint of the cold black stuff is a reward for participants.

Time 9pm - late

Admission FREE

THURSDAY 25th October

M19 Bar

A Laughing Stock(port) Road Manchester Comedy Festival special

Gonzo Kane is the headliner for this special Comedy night as part of the Manchester Comedy Festival and Levenshulme Festival.

80s Luke is your resident compere for this September edition of Levenshulme’s Comedy Night with 6 great comedians on the bill.

Time 7.30 First Act 8pm.

Admission £3 / £2 Concessions

FRIDAY 26th October

M19 Bar

AcousticFest

AcousticFest special with Martias Reetz from South Africa, Fultons Point, Hansel & Gretel, Two kids tripping, Fasiani, Hannah Platt, Jake Flowers, Butler-Williams, Folkon and David Dsayle

Time 7pm

Admission £3

SATURDAY 27th October

Union Music Lounge

Irish Night

Award winning actor and Irish singer Kieran Cunnigham from Irish group Quare Craic hosts this special night of Irish entertainment singing all your favourite Irish songs and Ballads

Time 9pm - late

Admission FREE

SUNDAY 28th October

M19 Bar

AcousticFest

An afternoon AcousticFest special with Martias Reetz, Music by Numbers, Dave Dove, Emma Ellis, Mike Kneafsey, Bad News Girl, 100 Club, Beth Swain, Gus Glynn, Leo Brazil, Silver Dogs (Acoustic set), Morning call & Matt Gray

Time 2pm

Admission £3

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Union Music Lounge

Driftwood

Revel in an afternoon of Irish music and comedy with the lively ‘Driftwood’ and their legendary Sunday session.

Time 4pm - 7pm

Admission FREE

M19 Bar

Brazilian Club Night

Manchester School of Samba's drummers and dancers and DJ Agogo (Pure Space, Room, Brazilian Sound Clash) and VJ ZZ (Pure Space, Bring on the Dancing Horses) present the sights and sounds of Brazil, upstairs in the VIP function suite of M19

Telephone: 0161 224 8135

Time 8pm

Admission £3

MONDAY 29th October

M19 Bar

Open Mic Special & BBC Live Broadcast

A Levenshulme Festival Open Mic Special featuring a live broadcast by BBC Radio Manchesters "Citizen Irish Night" with Evelyn Grealy.

To celebrate this years Levenshulme Festival, Evelyn Grealy and the Citizen Irish night team will be broadcasting their show live from M19 Bar as part of the venue's Open Mic anniversary.

The show will feature a host of Irish artists and guests featured in the festival and the open mic night including Dezi Donnelly talking about his new album ‘Renegade’ and his recent tour of Australia plus a live session from Celtic Rock band ‘Rossoneri’.

Time 8 pm

Show broadcast live 9pm - 10pm

Admission FREE

M19 Bar

Manchester Comedy Festival Budweiser Legends of Laughter 2007 Final

Featuring ten of the UK’s premier comedians fighting it out for the crown of the Manchester Comedy Festival

Time 7.30pm, First Act 8pm

Admission £5

£3 guestlist

( email m19bar@hotmail.co.uk )

WEDNESDAY 31st October

Union

Session

The award winning Irish musician Grace Kelly hosts this traditional Irish music session, guest players are welcome, a complimentary pint of the cold black stuff is a reward for participants.

Time 9pm - late

Admission FREE

THURSDAY 1st November

Arts & Culture

Cringle Fields

Festival Family Party and Fireworks Display

Wrap up and come and celebrate this years Levenshulme festival with a family orientated outdoor party in Cringle Fields.

Highlights include a Family Fun Fair and live outdoor disco with DJ James H and ALL FM's Vicky Richardson, plus live entertainment from Manchester School of Samba and Levenshulme’s own team of Egyptian Dancers.

Funfair: 4.30pm

Live Entertainment: from 6.30pm

Fireworks: 7.30pm

Admission FREE

FRIDAY 2nd November

Pub and Club

M19 Bar

Claire Mooney

Claire Mooney and the Moving House Band will be playing songs from Claire’s recently launched 6th album ‘Good as You’ plus all her old favourite’s from her extensive back catolgue.

Support comes from Alun Parry.

www.clairemooney.co.uk

Time 7pm

Admission £3

SATURDAY 3rd November

Pub and Club

Wheatsheaf Family Pub

Twins From Madagascar

A Levenshulme Arts Players presentation of a children's musical & dance story telling play of the boys who travelled from Madagascar to Manchester. Entertainment for the whole family

Plus D.J Gary Baldie till late.

Food served.

 

Contact Clare 0161 442 8067

or Vicki 07988461593

Time 12 Noon

Admission FREE

Pub and Club

Klondyke Club

Crimson Scarlet LIVE

Crimson Scarlet are best described as hand-crafted melodic rock band with a blues influence Their sound is a beguiling mix of complex melodies, intricate riffs and soaring vocals.

More info at www.crimsonscarlet.co.uk

Time 8pm - late

Admission £4

Union Music Lounge

Irish Night

Award winning actor and Irish singer Kieran Cunnigham from Irish group Quare Craic hosts this special night of Irish entertainment singing all your favourite Irish songs and Ballads

Time 9pm - late

Admission FREE

SUNDAY 4th November

Pub and Club

M19 Bar

Levenshulme Festival Closing Party afternoon

Enjoy an afternoon of Irish Music and dance displays at the very intimate M19 Bar featuring Irish Pipes Player ‘Becky Taylor’ and local Irish dancing schools.

Traditional Irish Musicians are welcome to join in with the session, just turn up with your instruments.

Time 3pm - 6pm

Admission FREE

Pub and Club

Union Music Lounge

Driftwood

Enjoy an afternoon of Irish music and comedy with the lively ‘Driftwood’ and their legendary Sunday session.

Time 4pm - 7pm

Admission FREE

For more information please contact the festival office on 0161 257 2484 or email < b>info@levenshulmefestival.co.uk