Tag: Theatre

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“If you tell it in a more simple way, they’re not expecting it to be as dark as it gets”- Libby Hall: the new playwright challenging theatre’s best

When you think of a writer, what springs to mind?  Although talented, Shakespeare, Beckett and Pinter are among an endless […]

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The Salford Arts Group drawing attention to knife crime

The people at ‘Up ‘Ere Productions’ and the Broughton Trust, spearheaded by John O’Neill, are taking a different approach to […]

Preview: ‘Quality Street’ coming to the Lowry Theatre

Preview: ‘Quality Street’ coming to the Lowry Theatre

Founded in Halifax, Northern Broadsides are a theatre company who are bringing their classical adaptations to the Lowry Theatre.  The story […]

Credit: Chris Payne

The Lyric Hammersmith Theatre’s cult hit Ghost Stories comes to The Lowry

A theatre experience full of frighteningly thrilling twists is promised at Salford’s Lowry Theatre this week. The horror play Ghost […]

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Credit: Alex Mead Decoy Media, permission to use by Siobhan Noble

“The play takes a life of its own really”- Salford pub hosts The Last Quiz Night on Earth

On Thursday evening, audiences joined at The Welcome Inn in Salford, Robert Hall Street, for the performance of The Last Quiz […]

The New Adelphi Walkway Photo Credit: Olivia Morris

Free non-performing media programmes for teenagers in Salford

Three free programmes will be held around Salford to help teenagers with an interest in non-performing elements of making theatre. […]

Miscast. Image Credit: Thomas Bowen

Review: Almost Famous presents ‘Miscast’

Almost Famous, the University of Salford‘s theatre company, proudly presented their annual Miscast show in the DPL, MediaCityUK, last Friday and […]

Lancastrian Theatre Organ Trust Coffee Morning

Lancastrian Theatre Organ Trust invites community to Christmas coffee morning

Last Saturday, The Lancastrian Theatre Organ Trust held a Christmas Coffee morning to celebrate the festive period. Guests were invited […]