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Quarantine was established in 1998 by directors Richard Gregory and Renny O’Shea with designer Simon Banham. We make original theatre, performance and public events with and about the people who are in it. Whatever form it takes, our work begins and ends with the people in the room. Over the last 20 years, we've collaborated with a shifting constellation of artists, performers and people who've never done anything like this before. Our work seeks to create the circumstances for a conversation between strangers...

QUARANTINE
ISLINGTON MILL
JAMES STREET
SALFORD
ENGLAND
M3 5HW

ARCHIVES FOR: 2019

Lived-in rooms

Posted: 11 November 2019

Lived-in rooms

An exhibition of the seminal 1973 June Street portraits of Salford residents by photographers Daniel Meadows & Martin Parr, together with new photographs by Gavin…

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21 years – and our first book!

Posted: 1 November 2019

21 years – and our first book!

Quarantine turns 21 this November and we’ve marked the occasion by creating and editing a book, published by Manchester University Press. Summer. Autumn. Winter. Spring.…

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Summer. Autumn. Winter. Spring. Staging Life and Death

Posted: 1 November 2019

Summer. Autumn. Winter. Spring. Staging Life and Death

Between 2014 and 2016, Quarantine produced the first iteration of Summer. Autumn. Winter. Spring., an epic quartet comprising three live performances and one film. The…

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No Such Thing nominated for Culture Award

Posted: 23 October 2019

No Such Thing nominated for Culture Award

We’re pleased to report our monthly curry and conversation event, No Such Thing has been shortlisted for Best Event at Manchester Culture Awards 2019. No Such…

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Wanted: Manchester city centre’s longest-standing and newest resident

Posted: 15 October 2019

Wanted: Manchester city centre’s longest-standing and newest resident

How long have you lived here?   We’ve launched a city-wide search to find the person who has lived – continually – in Manchester city…

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