Author Archives: agogo22

About agogo22

Director of Manchester School of Samba at http://www.sambaman.org.uk

Theatre in the northern power house

Originally posted on Angle Grinder:
The northern powerhouse at HOME – the civic status of theatre in the wake of regional devolution By George Rennie On Saturday afternoon, the recently inaugurated HOME Manchester played host to the first ‘A Nation’s…

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An audio postcard from the past

Originally posted on iainhalliday:
It was the song that came to mind first, but let’s get the photo over and done with. Manchester, 1982 (or was it ’83?). Back in the days when I was camera obsessed and even developed…

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Have a listen to – Extra Love

Originally posted on jesskiku:
Many of my favourite nights have featured this fantastic bunch as the main highlight. I was born, raised, educated, loved and made in Manchester – and this band are one of the things I miss the…

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ShinDigger

Originally posted on DRINKS ENTHUSIAST:
ShinDigger is a part of the wave of craft ales that hit the many pubs, bars and restaurants around the UK. Formed back in 2013, this Manchester based brewery has seen itself organically grow and…

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Cafe Culture

Originally posted on Cherie Jerrard:
This Korean Cafe – Eat Goody, is just around the corner from MMU. Fake log burner, hi tech equipment and the bamboo decor are quite a mix, a true fusion cafe, and the food is…

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Chinese Investment in South America Grows

Originally posted on IdeaSpurs:
It seems that South America, especially Brazil, is becoming more and more interesting for Chinese companies and the Chinese government in general. China has been developing these ties with South American countries for two decades now…

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America, how does Brazil eat a hot dog?

Originally posted on All Peppered Up:
The Brazilian hot dog. Layer of ketchup, mustard, mayo, potato sticks. Beneath, much more. One thing that I have always been a huge fan of is how other countries approach American food favorites. Those…

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My Week In Happy: make mine a pint (of science)

Originally posted on Cheer Up Love:
I feel truly blessed to live in a city where there are more ‘ideas’ type events than it would be physically possible for me to attend. This week I gave Pint of Science a…

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Panic on the Streets of Manchester // Manchester Against Austerity

Originally posted on Mumblings of Joe Loftus:
Panic on the Streets of Manchester Manchester Against Austerity Protest – 23/05/2015 “We live together, we act on, and react to, one another; but always and in all circumstances we are by ourselves.…

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Rites/ HOME: a catch up

Originally posted on G Views…:
I just wanted to talk about two awesome events I had the pleasure of witnessing this month… This post isn’t a review, but it seemed wrong not to talk about them a little bit. I saw Rites at…

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