Until Sunday 20th May
Community Theatre show: Great Expectations features 70 community members of all ages, singing, acting and dancing. Friday, Saturday at 7.30pm and Sunday at 4pm and at 7.30pm.
The Edge Theatre in Chorlton
Box office number is 0161 282 9776
Friday 18th May
Protest Photography Evening Event
All are welcome to this special late night opening to celebrate Museums at Night 2012. Come along and explore the museum, have a drink and meet special guest, photographer Charlie Meecham;
· Delve into the museum’s archive and see some of our 70,000 photographs documenting the history of working people and the labour movement.
· Be inspired by our exciting demonstration from Lomography Manchester and learn all about the art of analogue photography.
· Celebrate the work of young photographers in Greater Manchester as we announce the winner of our Protest Photography Competition and admire the work of the talent of the future.
People’s History Museum,
Friday 18th and Saturday 19th May
Saturday 19th May
Victoria Baths (£2 entry)
Are you trying to change something? Or do you know someone who is?
We want to make sure that you go down in history.
Come along to the Library and we’ll add your story to our unique collection.
The photographer Simon Roberts (official artist of the 2010 General Election) is in Salford for one day and we want to make the most of it.
Bring yourself and an object that sums up what you do or is important to your cause. Simon will take your picture or a quick video clip and that’s it.
We’ll add your story to the Working Class Movement Library – Salford’s unique collection that captures over 200 years of the stories and struggles of ordinary people’s efforts to improve their world. From women campaigning to get the vote to people banding together to improve their working conditions – this is your history.
Come along to find out what you’ve got in common with campaigners in the past. Do you use Twitter? Two hundred years ago you would have had to use an illegal printing press to get your message out to your followers, then dismantle it and move on before the authorities caught up with you.
Working Class Movement Library, The Crescent, Salford
Between 1 and 4pm
Sanity Clause and Kill Pretty
Guzzling Goose, Ashton-under-Lyne
Sunday 20th May
Cake Liberation Front
3.30 – 5.30pm Friends Meeting House, 6 Mount Street, Behind Central Library, Manchester M2 5NS
£1 with baked goods/ £2 without All drinks free
Monday 21st May
Saturday 26th May
Punx Inna Jungle. Three rooms including: Hated Til Proven, Faintest Idea, Revenge of the Psychotronic Man, Colt 45, Ruin It For Everyone, Government Death Epidemic, Livestock Jihad, Captain Hotknives, Dangerous Aces and Old Radio
Antwerp Mansion, Rusholme
£7 on the door
Wednesday 30th May
Autonomads Disco//Oslo Tour
Wahlbar, Wilmslow Road, Fallowfield
Friday 1st June, Saturday 2nd June and Sunday 3rd June
Tuesday 12th June 2012
Saturday 16th June
Anarcho Punk Fair
Kings Arms, 11 Bloom Street, Salford
Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th July
Hebden Bridge Punx Picnic
Any what’s ons?
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