THURS­DAY, APRIL 30

Salford Advertiser - - CITY LIFE LOCAL -

NT Con­nec­tions Fes­ti­val 2015: New plays per­formed by young peo­ple from the north west. Per­for­mances to­day at 5pm and 6.30pm. £5. Un­til May 3. Times vary. The Lowry, The Quays, Sal­ford M50 3AZ. For more in­for­ma­tion and tick­ets call the box of­fice on 0843 208 6000. Un­til May 3. The Toad Fanciers So­ci­ety: A fast-paced com­edy with hi­lar­i­ous con­se­quences by John Water­house. Sal­ford Theatre Arts, Kem­s­ing Walk, Off Liver­pool St, Sal­ford M5 4BS. £7/£6 conc. Doors 7pm. Per­for­mance 7.30pm. Tel. 0161 925 0111. The Woman in Black: Stage adap­ta­tion of the novel by Su­san Hill. Un­til May 2. The Lowry, The Quays, Sal­ford M50 3AZ. 2pm. Also Fri 7.30pm, Sat 2pm and 7.30pm. £17-31 inc. £2 book­ing fee. 0843 208 6000 Lowry Favourites: The best of LS Lowry. Talks on the artist ev­ery­day at 12pm and 2pm. Free. The Lowry, The Quays, Sal­ford M50 3AZ. 0843 208 6000

FRI­DAY, MAY 1

Sis­ter Act: Mu­si­cal com­edy. The Lowry, The Quays, Sal­ford M50 3AZ. 7.15pm. Also to­mor­row (Sat) 2.30pm, 7.15pm. £17-19 inc. £2 book­ing fee. 0843 208 6000 Ex­hi­bi­tion ‘Spirit Of ‘45: From War­fare To Wel­fare’ Fol­low­ing the end of the Sec­ond World War the peo­ple of Bri­tain elected a Labour gov­ern­ment. It was a land­slide victory. Seventy years later we re­call the achieve­ments of that gov­ern­ment and ex­plore what re­mains of its rad­i­cal re­forms. Work­ing Class Move­ment Li­brary, Cres­cent, Sal­ford. Free - From May 1, Wed-Fri 1pm-5pm, call 0161 736 3601. Dis­cover the Quays: From the two world wars to Me­di­aCity, find out how the docks played an im­por­tant part in shap­ing the city on this walk. Meet at the en­trance to The Lowry, The Quays, Sal­ford M50 3AZ. 2pm. £8 pay the guide on the day. For more de­tails call 07723 503702. Swin­ton Pho­to­graphic So­ci­ety: An­nual ex­hi­bi­tion. Un­til June 28. Sal­ford Mu­seum and Art Gallery, Peel Park, The Cres­cent, M5 4WU. Tues­day to Fri­day 10am-4.45pm. Satur­day and Sun­day 12-4pm. 0161 778 0800

SATUR­DAY, MAY 2

Sounds from the Other City: Sal­ford’s an­nual art and mu­sic fes­ti­val at sev­eral venues in­clud­ing the Kings Arms, the Sal­ford Arms, St Philip’s Church and Is­ling­ton Mill. Full line-up of events and tick­ets avail­able on­line at www.sounds­fromtheothercity.com. 3pm-4am. £20 ad­vance. May Day Hol­i­day Ball: in­clud­ing live mu­sic from the Pon­tiac Band. ECHO cafe, Ec­cles Town Hall, Church Street, Ec­cles. 7.30pm. Sin­gle tick­ets £6, ta­bles of eight £40. Tel. 07931 815802. The Now, The North: Ex­hi­bi­tion by lo­cal painter Hugh Win­ter­bot­tom. Sal­ford Mu­seum and Art Gallery, Peel Park, Cres­cent, Sal­ford M5 4WU. Un­til Sept 6. Free. Sat-Sun 12-4pm. Tues-Fri 10am4.45pm. 0161 778 0800 Ir­well Am­ble: Cir­cu­lar walk­ing route start­ing at Sal­ford Cres­cent sta­tion and tak­ing in the river, town and coun­try­side. Car park­ing avail­able at Sal­ford Mu­seum and Art Gallery £2. Ap­prox six miles. 10am-12pm. Free. For more in­for­ma­tion con­tact Sal­ford Rangers on 0161 793 4219. Tra­di­tional Fun­fair: Bank hol­i­day fam­ily fun­fair. To­day un­til Mon­day. Buile Hill Park, Ec­cles Old Road, Sal­ford. M6 8GL. Free en­try to site. 12pm-9pm. Ball­room/Latin For Begin­ners: Dance class. Swin­ton Palais Dance Cen­tre, Sta­tion Road, Swin­ton. £3.50-£5 - Wed 8pm-9pm, Sat 10am10.45am, Sun 7pm-8pm, call 0161 794 0459. Disco and Street Class: (Ages four to eight) A chance to learn new skills and tech­niques. Swin­ton Palais Dance Cen­tre, Sta­tion Road, Swin­ton. £4. Sat 9.15am-10am, Thu 4pm-4.45pm, call 0161 794 0459. Latin and Ball­room Rosettes: Work­shop (Ages five to eight) Chil­dren’s dance class. Swin­ton Palais Dance Cen­tre, Sta­tion Road, Swin­ton. £4 - 10.45am-11.30am, call 0161 794 0459. Rosette Ballet and Tap: Learn steps and rou­tines. Swin­ton Palais Dance Cen­tre, Sta­tion Road, Swin­ton. £4 - 9am-9.45am, call 0161 794 0459. So­cial Dance: An

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