heard... that the Cornerhouse Cinema in Manchester is re-opening after undergoing a big refurbishment. Tonight there will be an opening night preview of Love and Death on Long Island, a comedy loosely based on Death in Venice. Cornerhouse Cinema, 70 Oxford Street, Manchester. Box Office: 0161 228 2463. Ticket: pounds 6, pounds 4 concessions.
seen... Yo La Tengo, the avant-garde New Jersey trio whose experimental music style continually stumps anyone who tries to put them in a category. Best described as taking pop to the outer limits. LA2, Charing Cross Road, 8pm. Tickets: pounds 7. Information: 0171 434 0403.
seen... The glass artist who is challenging the idea that glass should be displayed in the cabinet, by making a basement into a garden of glass! Tokyo-born artist Keiko Mukaide will be at Manchester City Art Gallery, Mosley Street, Manchester M2 3JL from tomorrow. Entry is free.
heard... The revival of Mozart's Cosi Fan Tutte and a performance of Puccini's La Boheme by Music Theatre, London. Expect tragedy, love and behaving badly in La Boheme, and dashing RAF pilots, gospel preachers and a shower scene in Cosi Fan Tutte! At Drill Hall Theatre, 16 Chenies Street, London, WC1 (0171-637 8270).Reuse content