This city site has information about the Arts & Culture

For the most comprehensive, up-to-date information on all of the Manchester theatres and concert halls, there is an excellent site: Within this website there are detailed programme schedules and extensive online booking services. is dedicated exclusively to the theatres of the city and the whole Greater Manchester area, whilst  What's On in Manchester is aimed at the lighter entertainment with a comprehensive gig guide providing full schedules of forthcoming concerts. The site also gives detailed information on the comedy clubs and cinemas.

If you're planning to stay in the city, probably the best hotel guide can be found at