Salford now only has, as far as we know, two theatres left in existence. One is the posh one at The Lowry which no-one can get to, and the other is the beautifully affordable Salford Arts Theatre, off Liverpool Street in Pendleton.
However, in the distant past, Salford was brimming with theatres and music halls and this talk by Les Willis at the WCML will aim to take the audience on trip to the land of greasepaint and footlights.
Theatres and Music Halls of Salford and Beyond
29th September 2010 6pm
Working Class Movement Library
Jubilee House, 51 The Crescent, Salford M5 4WX
0161 736 3601
Our photo shows the derelict Old Bank Theatre on Chapel Street