Black is the Colour of My Voice

CAF 17: Black is the Color of My Voice

St Clement’s Church | 28 May | 19:30 | £12 | Book tickets Inspired by the life of Nina Simone, Awards winning Black Is The Color Of My Voice follows a successful jazz singer and civil rights activist seeking redemption after the untimely death of her…

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CAF 17: Manchester International Roots Orchestra

St Clement’s Church | 27 May | 20:00 | £10 | Book tickets   The Manchester International Roots Orchestra (MIRO) is a unique ensemble of musicians with global roots. Its repertoire skilfully combines diverse musical influences from the Middle East, South Asia, Eastern Europe, Africa and…

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CAF 17: Juliette Burton Edinburgh Preview – Butterfly Effect

The Lloyds | 26 May | 19:30 | £5 | Book tickets   Following total sell-out shows at Edinburgh Fringe 2015 and 2016, award-winning comedian Juliette Burton investigates the power of kindness in a brand new docu-comedy. At a time when most of us find it…

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Downloadable programme CAF2017

Stay on top of what’s happening by downloading our programme to your smart phone! CAF2017 PROGRAMME

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Headliners announced!

We have a fantastic mix of headliners from brilliant theatre treats, incredible jazz beats and intoxicating music that you don’t want to miss, so BOOK YOUR TICKETS NOW.  Alongside our fantastic headliners we have a brilliant line up from local talent including Roth Guitar Trio,…

The Fair Rain - CAF

CAF17: The Fair Rain

St Ninian’s United Reformed Church | 25 May | 20:00 | £12 | Book tickets   The Fair Rain, formerly The Old Dance School, is a 7-piece contemporary folk band with influences of classical, acoustic and jazz.  Their captivating sounds and complex rhythmic patterns make them…

Kansas Smittys House Band

CAF17: Kansas Smitty’s House Band

St Clement’s Church | 26 May | 20:00 | £12 | Book tickets   Described as a band that creates rattling and crackling energy that get the crowd howling and stomping their feet with sheer joy, Kansas Smitty’s House Band are taking what you know about…

Nosferatu

CAF17: Nosferatu

St Clement’s Church | 25 May | 21:00 | £10 | Book tickets   Based on Bram Stoker’s Dracula, Nosferatu focuses on the eerie Count Orlok and Hutter who find the Count an isolated house to purchase. On his journey to meet his new client Hutter…

Julie Madly Deeply

CAF17: Julie Madly Deeply

St Clement’s Church | 24 May | 19:30 | £12 | Book tickets   West End hit about the life and work of showbiz legend, Julie Andrews. This charming yet cheeky cabaret weaves songs from musicals including Mary Poppins, The Sound of Music and My Fair…

Volunteers

Volunteer with us!

Fancy getting involved with the brilliant Chorlton Arts Festival this year? We need you to help us make this another fantastic festival by supporting with social media, producing blogs, running the ticketing desk at venues, running the bar and helping us set up for each…

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It’s finally here!

Headline acts announced next week!

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Chorlton Arts Festival is changing …

After 15 years, we have taken the exciting decision to make some changes here at Chorlton Arts Festival. We have always been an ambitious festival run by a small team and some amazing volunteers. This team encompasses passion for the arts and for creating an…