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Star date: 28th September 2010 

Theatres and Music Halls of Salford and Beyond
29th September 2010 6pm Free
Working Class Movement Library

A talk by Les Willis on Salford's disappearing theatres and music halls.

Further details here…


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
www.wcml.org.uk
0161 736 3601

Our photo shows the derelict Old Bank Theatre on Chapel Street

Peter Robinson wrote
at 4:45:40 AM on Friday, August 14, 2015
Hi. I know this is an old post But i only saw it yesterday, yuo proberbly know by now The building was the former Royal Liverpool Freindly Society Built in 1914 I hope this helps Go to liverbird in Salford on internet Bit of history of the building there Kind Regards Peter
 
Liverpool Preservation Trust wrote
at 11:21:42 AM on Monday, October 4, 2010
I wonder if anyone can help with what the above building was. The Liver Bird is strange to see on a theatre was it originally a Martins Bank maybe?
 
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