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ABOUT.

Step into the extraordinary world of possibilities with our sprawling 250,000 square foot gem – a former metalworks and factory floor that we’ve transformed into an unparalleled venue. Dating back to 1870, this space oozes character with its original Victorian Belfast Roofs, captivating ceilings, and unique structures.

Immerse yourself in the blend of history and modernity as you explore the articulated loading bays, corrugated steel shutters, and resilient concrete terrazzo floors that add an industrial-chic vibe.

Conveniently located between Store St and Ducie St, a mere stroll from Piccadilly Train Station, convenience meets grandeur at this remarkable destination.

STATS.

Maximum capacity: 5,000
Maximum available space: 1600m² (L80m W22m H9m)
Power: 3-phase power throughout
License: 08:00–01:00 / 7 days a week
Load in/out access:  Available on the Ducie Street loading bay, alternatively access through the main shutters. Early hours/overnight load is possible.

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OUR SPACES.

MACHINEWORKS.

This is not just a space; it’s a canvas for your vision. Elevate your brand, captivate your audience, and make a lasting impression in this extraordinary space where history meets innovation.

LENO EX MACHINA.

Engineered to seamlessly blend beauty into every facet of your culinary, beverage, and entertainment experiences, this location is the ultimate canvas for creating possibilities for producers, agencies, and brands as you harness the power of this versatile space.

EVENTS.

FILMING + VIDEO PRODUCTION.

A naturally atmospheric location with dark, shadowy corners and industrial features, we're a popular shoot location for inner-city film & video productions. The venue offers large areas for both indoor and outdoor shoots, on-site parking and a range of spaces for VIP dressing rooms, green rooms and catering areas.

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SALES MEETINGS + CONFERENCES.

Use your imagination. The factory floor is a blank canvas to create the ultimate corporate event - from company conferences to showcases, sales meetings and more. Our built-in festival stage is the perfect environment for keynote speeches and main preliminaries, as well as unique breakout spaces.

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AWARDS SHOWS + DINNERS.

We've hosted everything from traditional black tie galas to contemporary awards shows. The alternative atmosphere of DieCast allows you to put a twist on a traditional dining experience with multiple catering options, from a fine dining style three-course dinner to a lounge and club restaurant feel.

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AWARDS SHOWS + DINNERS.

Traditional black tie galas to contemporary awards shows in entertainment and the arts. The alternative atmosphere of DieCast allows you to put a twist on a traditional dining experience with multiple catering options, from a fine-dining-style three-course dinner to a lounge and club restaurant feel.

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BRAND ACTIVATIONS + PRODUCT LAUNCHES.

Product launches, activations and showcases at DieCast allow brands of any size to make an impact. Showcase to press, consumers, influencers and more. The venue's distinct but interlinked spaces allow a fully customisable setting to bring your product, brand or product launch to life.

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BRAND ACTIVATIONS + PRODUCT LAUNCHES.

Product launches, activations and showcases at DieCast allow brands of any size to make an impact. Showcase to press, consumers, influencers and more. The venue's distinct but interlinked spaces allow a fully customisable setting to bring your product and brand to life.

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EXHIBITIONS.

Always one for subverting the typical, the grungy and industrial aesthetic of DieCast will create maximum impact for anyone visiting your pop-up art gallery or exhibition - helping to add a new depth to the work showcased. We can work with you to ensure that the space synergises with your vision and leaves a lasting impression on your guests.

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FASHION SHOWS.

DieCast's removable runway and multi-level Festival Stage make it the perfect space to host fashion events, runway shows and performances. Create something special with the unique backdrop of one of Manchester's most industrial and contemporary creative spaces.

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