Conchita Wurst and Anastacia to perform at Manchester Pride
Austrian Eurovision winner Conchita Wurst and US singer Anastacia will perform at next month’s Manchester Pride, organisers have announced.
All Saints, Neon Jungle, Foxes are also on the line-up for the annual event, taking place on the Bank Holiday Weekend (22-25 August).
Manchester Pride also announced today that British four-piece girl group Neon Jungle and former X Factor contestants Marcus Collins, Lucy Spraggan and Rowetta, will all take to the stage.
Mark Fletcher, Chief Executive for Manchester Pride, said: “We’re delighted to announce some great new artists, joining the already confirmed stellar line up for the 2014 Big Weekend. We’re especially excited Conchita Wurst will be joining us following her stand out performance at Eurovision.
“We’ve selected the artists to cater for all tastes and interests, from Manchester talent to global stars. With this year’s Pride Fringe seeing a number of high profile events, the return of the Gaydio Dance Arena, and even more surprises in store, there’s a lot to love at Manchester Pride this year.”
Tickets for the entire Pride weekend cost £22. Day tickets start at £12.50.