Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 18:30 to 21:00

Live literature organisation Bad Language has been the recipient of not one, but two Saboteur Awards (a record in the history of the award) in recognised for drawing stand-out headliners to their monthly free night, as well as programming events with authors including Booker Prize longlistees at high profile venues and festivals.

for Manchester After Hours 2017, Bad Language presents an evening of immersive storytelling in our beautiful house.

Sunday, June 11, 2017 - 18:00 to 21:00

Elizabeth Gaskell's House Film Club Presents...Iris

Sunday, July 9, 2017 - 18:00 to 21:00

Elizabeth Gaskell's House Film Club Presents...Clueless

Our Spring/Summer Film selection celebrates women writers and their works.

Jane Austen has captured the imagination of generations of creative people, inspiring not only films but plays, webseries and zombie remakes, to name but a few. However no film adaptation sparkles quite so brightly as this update of Emma relocated to affluent Beverly Hills.