Want to pitch an idea?

Our Curatorial and Producing teams are responsible for developing and delivering our programmes – from coming up with the ideas through to delivering shows.

You can propose projects for the team to review by contacting interest@factoryinternational.org

What kind of projects are we looking for?

Original – bold, new ideas that have never been seen or done before.

Large-scale – to maximise the possibilities of our new purpose-built cultural space.

Innovative – from cutting-edge technologies to new ways of thinking about sustainability and access.

Interdisciplinary – to blur boundaries between art forms and create new possibilities.

International – to bring the best new work from around the world to Manchester.

Manchester-based – to showcase the breadth of talent across Greater Manchester.

Collaborative – to engage our local communities and help train the next generation of talent.

By Global Majority artists – to reflect the diversity of our city and its many creative communities.

Contact us by team


Phone: 0333 322 8679

Phone lines are open Monday to Saturday, 10am–6pm.

Accessible ticketing can also be booked online and via email and phone.

Below is an overview of access booking information:

Online booking: How to book Access and PA Tickets

Email Address: access@factoryinternational.org

Phone number: 0161 817 4531 (phone lines are open 10am to 6pm, Monday to Saturday)

For questions about jobs and recruitment please email - recruitment@factoryinternational.org

For volunteering opportunities please email - volunteering@factoryinternational.org

For any press queries, or to join our media mailing list, you can contact press@factoryinternational.org

Experience culture together with Factory International’s group tickets.

Whether you’re a school, social group or just a group of family and friends, we want you to enjoy our year-round programme of events at Aviva Studios.

To book for groups of 10 or more, please contact groups@factoryinternational.org or call 0161 817 4531 (phone lines are open 10am to 5pm, Monday to Friday).

For any general enquires please contact:

Email: info@factoryinternational.org

If you have any feedback or complaints, please contact us at feedback@factoryinternational.org and we'll do our best to help.


Aviva Studios
Water Street
M3 4JQ

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