Mayfield Depot and The Albert Hall will play host to artists including Massive Attack, Goldfrapp and The xx.
Manchester International Festival is the worlds first festival of original, new work and special events. The festival launched in 2007 as an artist-led commissioning festival presenting new works from accross the spectrum of performing arts, visual arts and popular culture.
This year’s MIF launches today and there will be various events held throughout the city until the 21st July.
(Source: We Heart)