BUTTER BRIDGE IS… SPACED OUT!...

Saturday 19 November. 4.30 – 10.30pm YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED aboard the good ship B.R.A.D.-1006 to take part in a mission to escape the dreary drudgery of earthly living and create a new utopia on a distant world in a distant galaxy known faintly and only as ‘Butter Bridge’. Aside from your luxury living accommodation and unique space-catering, we hope you’ll take the time to join us in the ship’s cocktail lounge, ‘Space Bar’, to enjoy some of the finest entertainment from across the æther – not least from the ship’s crew (who are reminiscent of Earth-village Manchester’s premier surrealist comedy group, The Animals of Butter Bridge). (Oh, it’s the year 2791, by the way) Those travelling from Earth will find transportation chambers to the celebrations at KRAAK  (in the Northern Quarter – visit http://www.kraak.co/home/ for instructions) between 4.30pm and 10.30pm Tickets are £5 for each event We will shortly be announcing availability online – please book if you want to be sure of a place as we only have a limited number of oxygen masks. THE AFTERNOON & EVENING’S ENTERTAINMENT For your delectation and delight, we present: Casimir Effect Casimir Effect were formed in Manchester during November 2010. South Korean-born singer Daniel Choi came to England just a few years ago with the single-minded aim of becoming a rockstar – with some supremely dextrous vocals and an effervescent stage presence, he may well just make that mark. He’s at the front of a five piece that includes Fez and Philip on guitar, Stephanie on bass and Andy on drums – it’s dense, swirling and clever indie rock pop that captures the imagination straight away. Casimir Effect joined us for our first Butter Bridge event in July this year and blew everyone away (not...

BUTTER BRIDGE is HAPPENING...

*****BUTTER BRIDGE is HAPPENING!***** SATURDAY 9TH JULY 4PM TIL LATE GET YOUR TICKETS FROM WWW.SKIDDLE.COM NOW! http://www.skiddle.com/whats-on/Manchester/Kraak-Gallery/Butter-Bridge-is-Happening/11458294/ “21st Century life – ain’t it bleak and horrible? So leave it behind and step over Butter Bridge into a strange new world. Inspired by late 60’s ‘happenings’, let your head fill up with surreal comedy and dream-inducing sounds in our day long festival of laughs, music and anarchy. Let’s bring the freaks out the woodwork…” BUTTER BRIDGE is HAPPENING will be a totally unique and imersive day long indoor festival held in Manchesters famous Northern Quarter this SATUDAY JULY 9TH. The day will see a host of performances by alternative musicians, comedians and artists. However, this will differ from the average showcase – Butter Bridge intend to create an immersive, consuming experience that takes their audience away from ‘the real world’ to some strange place resting on a knife edge between the dreamlike and the absurd. Escaping from the conventions of lights-up lights-down, static-audience events, Butter Bridge is Happening will drift between performances, interludes and installation ensuring that those assembled will surprised, enchanted and perhaps even challenged throughout. ******************************* LINE UP ******************************* THE ANIMALS OF BUTTER BRIDGE POLITBURO PROUD PROUD PEOPLE THERUNNINGCHELSEA SWIM INTO SCARLET OYSTER EYES KID YOURSELF CASIMIR EFFECT AGERSKOW Plus+ STALLS INSTALLATIONS ART EXHIBITIONS SHORT FILMS & ANIMATIONS...