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HISTORY DOCUMENTED: IT’S A HOMELESS MUSEUM

Featured image of upcoming program: Immersive Opera Brings Life, Death and Second Chances to Mayfield Depot at 3pm on 18 November

Five years ago, David Tovey sat on a park bench, homeless and suicidal. The man who sat next to him saved his life. On 18 November, David and the Museum of Homelessness bring this story to Manchester’s iconic Mayfield Depot in a new production developed by people who’ve faced homelessness.

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Nice Elderly Woman (Ruth Buzzi)

Featured image: tristarproductions.com A dirty old man! Hosted by Dan Rowan and Dick Martin, this ground-breaking variety show was a fast moving barrage of jokes, one-liners, running skits, musical numbers and made fun of the social and political issues of the late 1960s and early 1970s. A group of regulars, Gary Owens, Lily Tomlin, Judy […]

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Standup Comedian “George Wallace”

Comedian “George Wallace”! Wallace’s break came when one of his clients opened a comedy club. The club owner was amused by Wallace’s natural humor and friendly demeanor and offered him the chance to perform stand-up comedy. In 1977, Wallace walked on stage for the first time, wearing a preacher’s robe and calling himself The Right […]

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