Staff discounts: Two-for-one tickets at Friends of Mine Festival
10 May 2011
Two-for-one offer at opening night of Spirit of the Dance * Latest additions to the Staff discounts website
Friends of Mine Festival 2011
20-22 May at Capesthorne Hall, Cheshire
The inaugural Friends of Mine Festival is being curated by Tim Burgess of The Charlatans and will unite the new and old faces of Manchester music less than 25 minute rail trip from Piccadilly Station.
The line up includes Manchester legends the Buzzcocks, The Fall, Bad Lieutentant, Badly Drawn Boy and The Charlatans themselves alongside new Manchester talent like Patterns, The Answering Machine and Golden Glow.
FOMFest will be a family-friendly festival with VIP options available.
University of Manchester staff are entitled to the 2 for 1 deal on all tickets below:
- Adult 3 Day Ticket (with or without camping) = £89.50 per person plus booking fee
- Child 3 Day Ticket (with or without camping) = FREE (children must be under 13 at time of booking and accompanied by an adult - maximum of two children per Adult Ticket)
- Adult Friday Only Ticket = £46 per person plus booking fee
- Adult Saturday Only Ticket = £56 per person plus booking fee
- Adult Sunday Only Ticket = £56 per person plus booking fee
- Child Day Ticket = FREE (children must be under 13 at time of booking and accompanied by an adult - maximum of two children per Adult Ticket)
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Spirit of the Dance, Opera House
Opening night Thursday 9 June - Two for one offer
The international smash hit Spirit of the Dance has been seen by more than 25 million people around the world.
Winner of nine Global Awards, including Best Choreography and Best International Production.
This powerful and explosive show combines heart-pounding Irish Dance with the sensual Latino rhythms of Flamenco and red Hot Salsa in a thrilling production of strength and passion.
The skill and military precision of the world champion dancers of the Irish International Dance Company sends shivers down your spine. This award winning spectacular has brilliant lighting, dazzling costumes and breathtaking choreography.
Tickets: £19.50 | £21.50 | £24.50
Call Group Sales on 0161 245 6666 quoting "University of Manchester". Offer subject to availability.
Staff discounts update
This week's additions to the popular Staff discounts site include:
- 20% discount at The Living Room bar/restaurant on Deansgate
- Discounted physiotherapy at The Sport Clinic based at The Armitage Centre
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