A chilling tale of passion and destruction. Starring Jude Law, and broadcast live from London's Barbican Theatre, Ivo van Hove (NT Live: A View from the Bridge,) directs this new stage adaptation of Luchino Visconti’s 1943 film.
A Quiet Passion traces the life of the acclaimed and notoriously reclusive American poet, Emily Dickinson. Producers, Roy Boulter and Sol Papadopoulos, and Director of EHU's Institute for Creative Enterprise, Prof Roger Shannon, introduce this special screening. TICKETS FREE!
Roll up, roll up for the Big-Top Tent Spectacular! A feast of circus spectacle, daring-do and sheer silliness! Suitable for all ages. Presented & Circus Sensible and Edge Hill. TICKETS are FREE but going fast!
Captured live at the National Theatre, a recorded performance of JM Barrie’s much-loved tale. A delight for children and adults. ‘Spellbindingly imaginative. A dazzling production.’ ★★★★★ Radio Times. SAVE MONEY - FAMILY TICKET available on this event!
Is there such a thing as ‘northern writing’? How do northern publishers cultivate an identity that is both local and international? What do small publishers have to offer that the big conglomerates don’t? TICKETS FREE!
Iqbal Khan returns to the RSC to direct Shakespeare’s tragedy of love and duty, picking up the story where Julius Caesar ends. ‘Josette Simon is a Cleopatra to die for…an extraordinarily physical performance’ ★★★★ OBSERVER
Celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Mersey Sound, one of the world's most influential anthologies with Catherine Marcangeli and Paul Farley in Conversation with EHU's Prof Roger Shannon. TICKETS FREE!
‘I spent the summer with Monika and Monika spent the summer with me’. McGough reads his magical and iconic 1967 tale of love as the RLPO’s Ensemble 10/10 plays composer's Andy Roberts’ original accompanying music. TICKETS are FREE! GOING FAST!
A Cornish fisherman, resentful of all that it means to be regarded as English, befriends an elderly German film actress, in exile from her homeland. Written by James Stock, EHU Senior Drama Lecturer. TICKETS FREE! Please note that this is a rehearsed reading.
Prompted by James Baldwin’s writing, Raoul Peck’s Oscar-nominated documentary has been dubbed a ‘cinematic séance’, and hailed as one of the best films about the American Civil Rights era. Cert: 12A TICKETS FREE!
Phina Oruche is having an identity crisis. Best known for her role as aloof supermodel Liberty Baker in ITV1 drama Footballers’ Wives, Phina, now in her 40s, has started to question who she really is. TICKETS FREE!
Edge Hill's Dr Lena Simic's performance re-envisages this mythical character and explores concepts of motherhood, intimately portraying the life of a contemporary mother living in a foreign country. TICKETS are FREE!
Performed by Illyria, the Open Air Theatre Company in the beautiful setting of the Rock Garden. Please dress for the weather both rain or shine and bring a low-backed chair or rug to sit on. + Free food provided. Wheelchair accessible.
This new staging of Tony Kushner’s multi-award winning two-part play is directed by Olivier and Tony award winning director Marianne Elliott. Part two will be screened on Thursday 27 July 2017. “The show's a start-to-finish sensation. The performances and the plays absolutely fly.” Daily Telegraph 5 STARS
This new staging of Tony Kushner’s multi-award winning two-part play is directed by Olivier and Tony award winning director Marianne Elliott. Part one: 20th July & Part two: 27th July. “A blistering production. The entire cast are superb.” Whats On Stage 5 STARS
A young woman is driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child. The incredible Billie Piper returns in her Evening Standard Best Actress award-winning role, in this radical production of Lorca’s achingly powerful masterpiece.