Russian October

6 Oct — 20 Oct 2017

A month of music and arts marking the centenary of the Russian Revolution
Events listed on this page are those involving Chetham’s students – visit The Stoller Hall site to explore the entire festival

Russian Sho(r)ts: Arrive early to encounter dramatic minatures, performed by students of Manchester School of Theatre and capturing the mood and flavour of the revolution through poetry, theatrical scenes and powerful oratory.

“I am a Soviet composer, and I see our era as something heroic” – Shostakovich