Refract launch party, Waterside Arts Centre, Sale

Paul Ashton performing

Paul Ashton performing - Credit: Archant

An arty affair

Guests at the Waterside Arts Centre in Sale enjoyed cocktails and canapes at the launch evening of Refract, a new ten day festival of performance, music and events that challenges visitors to see things differently.

After a welcome speech from Darren Adams, the Arts Centre manager, Paul Ashton and Felix Hagan entertained the guests with musical performances.

Darren Adams said: ‘We were delighted to launch Refract. There was a vibrant atmosphere to the event, and the performances from Paul Ashton and Felix Hagan gave guests an opportunity to enjoy a snippet of what was to come during Refract.’