Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Lowry's Night of Delicious Dance

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Lowry's Night of Delicious Dance

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WE'VE all done popcorn at the cinema and pies at the football, but a new theatre show debuts in Manchester this week that comes with its own taster menu.

May Contain Food, from award-winning dance company Protein, sits the audience down at tables and serves them tit-bits and treats as they watch the show.

It has been created by director Luca Silvestrini and composer Orlando Gough - who published his own cook book, Recipe Journal: A Celebration of Extraordinary Home Cooks, in 2012.

The performance, at 7.30pm on tonight and tomorrow, will happen around the diners in the Lowry's Compass Room at the top of the building - a space rarely used to performances.

Four vocalists and four dancers will deliver a set of a cappella songs and newly choreographed dances that touch on the topic of food - from family meal times to the moral dilemma of vegetarianism. …

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