Honing Party Skills for MIF event

David Upton

Theatre innovators Nigel Barrett and Louise Mari have revealed further details for their subversive Party Skills for the End of the World, their Manchester International Festival debut.

With previews from June 27, Party Skills will "inhabit" the RIBA Sterling Prize-winning Centenary Building in Salford. It will host this party with a difference, alongside Mancunian chef Mary-Ellen McTague’s sold-out Dinner Party at the End of the World.

The performance invites audiences to learn vital skills to survive and thrive in a world where everything they’ve taken for granted has gone...