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Matthew Bourne’s, The Red Shoes

29th Nov – 3rd Dec, The Lowry, Salford

Based on the Academy Award-winning film by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger and the much loved Hans Christian Andersen fairytale with music by Bernard Herrmann, New Adventures will bring their World Premiere of Matthew Bourne’s new production, The Red Shoes to Salford this November. 425 more words

Loving the little people

L S Lowry’s 1939 oil painting Market Scene, Northern Town is a beautiful depiction of the hustle and bustle of working class life in humdrum settings. 458 more words

Creative Writing

Under the Volcano by Malcolm Lowry: Chapter 1

Besides the cover offering a fantastic literary hipster tattoo idea, I bought this book on an Amazon sale on its reputation as a classic. Because I’m the kind of guy who buys that kind of shit, who thinks “Hey, you should read this because it is considered fantastic by a preponderance of thinky-people. 910 more words


The Wind In The Willows, Press Launch

Adapted for the stage by Oscar-winning screenwriter and Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellows and Olivier Award-winning composer and lyricist team George Stiles and Anthony Drewe, (collaborators on international hit musical Mary Poppins) brand new stage musical The Wind in the Willows is soon to come to life on the Lowry stage. 587 more words


Great Lawn Park - Denver

Hello Everyone!

Happy Tuesday. Almost all of the school districts are back in session. We cannot believe how fast this summer flew by. That does not mean the fun has to stop. 111 more words


Head to Brockholes for a toad-ally great day out

This August take a stroll through the green canopies of Brockholes Nature Reserve where the lucky few will spy a well-dressed toad, a timid mole or perhaps an elusive badger. 583 more words

Ralph Lowry: A Fisher(y) of Men

In my quest to document the life of Ralph Lowry, my first cousin, 3x removed and the U.S. Government’s chief engineer on many Western dam projects, I found this newspaper article posted above. 181 more words