Maxine Peake as Hamlet (Recorded)

9th Apr 2015 - 7:00pm

Studio Theatre - The Arts Centre

This is a terrific screening of the live sell-out production of Hamlet recorded at The Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester, 2014. “A fabulous, feminised production.” ***** The Times

Gone Girl

15th Apr 2015 - 7:30pm

Studio Theatre - The Arts Centre

From the novel by Gillian Flynn, Gone Girl tells the story of how Nick Dunne on the day of his fifth wedding anniversary, returns home to find that his wife Amy is missing. Stars Ben Affleck and Rosamund Pike.

The Hard Problem

16th Apr 2015 - 7:00pm

Studio Theatre - The Arts Centre

A young psychology researcher at a brain science institute, is nursing a private sorrow and a troubling question at work. This event is a National Theatre Live screening. “100 minutes of brilliant brainache” Daily Mail ?????

Conference - Cutting Edge 2015

17th Apr 2015, 9:00am - 18th Apr 2015, 5:00pm

Creative Edge

Answers to the Great Question, of Life, the Universe and Everything

Perceptive Fragility

18th Apr 2015 - 7:30pm

Rose Theatre - The Arts Centre

A practice-led MA research project by Dawn Summerlin. A choreographed dance piece investigating the synthesis of abstraction, restriction and fragile figuration, in which the porcelain costume is the ‘text’ to the piece. FREE event.

The Picture of Dorian Gray

21st Apr 2015 - 7:30pm

Rose Theatre - The Arts Centre

Fresh from a West End run of The Trials of Oscar Wilde, European Arts Company returns with a thrilling adaptation of Wilde’s only novel to celebrate the 125th anniversary of its publication. “This is a small but brilliant company” Gyles Brandreth

Ethnicity, Race, and Racism Seminar

22nd Apr 2015, 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Edge Hill University - M39

Seeing through the Occidentalist Mirror: Towards the Construction of a Maghrebi Occidentalist Discourse

Law and Criminology Online Open Day

22nd Apr 2015, 4:00pm - 8:00pm

This online event is for Law and Criminology applicants only. Take a good (virtual) look around the University, put your questions directly to course tutors, find out what to expect from your first year and live chat with current students about life here at Edge Hill.


22nd Apr 2015 - 7:30pm

Studio Theatre - The Arts Centre

Based on the novel by Joe Hill, Horns is a supernatural thriller driven by fantasy, mystery and romance. Stars Daniel Radcliffe and Juno Temple.

Free Guest Lecture - Professor Raymond MacDonald

23rd Apr 2015, 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Studio Theatre

Performing Arts Public Lecture: What is human musicality and why it is important: Daniel Barenboim, Willie Wonka, Billy Connolly, Jazz Bastards and the Universality of Improvisation


23rd Apr 2015 - 7:30pm

Rose Theatre - The Arts Centre

Dyad Productions' 5 star adaptation of Virginia Woolf’s celebrated map of hearts, minds and memories, offers a compellingly feminine response to the aftermath of the First World War. ????? British Theatre Guide

Ugly Duckling

25th Apr 2015 - 2:30pm

Rose Theatre - The Arts Centre

Join in the adventures of this famous under-dog in Hans Christian Andersen’s much-loved tale of transformation, brought to you by Thingumajig Theatre. Suitable for children aged 5 plus.

The Arts for Wellbeing Public Lecture

27th Apr 2015, 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Studio Theatre

‘Hard-to-control unexplainable medical symptoms: Wellbeing for body and mind’ - Professor Helen Payne, University of Hertfordshire

The Bastard Queen

28th Apr 2015 - 7:30pm

Rose Theatre - The Arts Centre

Set in a post apocalyptic world, with a blend of horrifying humour and light-hearted wit. Presented by former-Edge Hill students, Naughty Corner Productions, joint-winner of the Sunday Times 2014 NSDF Award.

In Conversation about Leonora Carrington

29th Apr 2015, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Edge Hill University

Learn more about the intriguing history and artistic practice of Leonora Carrington, who became a national treasure in Mexico thousands of miles from her origins in Chorley, Lancashire.

Mr Turner

29th Apr 2015 - 7:30pm

Studio Theatre - The Arts Centre

From acclaimed director, Mike Leigh, comes the untold story of Britain's greatest artist, J. M. W. Turner, with Timothy Spall in the title role.

Open Mic Night

29th Apr 2015 - 7:30pm

Rose Theatre - The Arts Centre

Be brave and take to 'The Red Bar stage'. Whatever your skill, book your Open Mic slot - or come along and watch. It's Free, no tickets required!

Faculty of Health and Social Care Guest Lecture

30th Apr 2015, 5:30pm - 8:00pm

Faculty of Health, Social Care and Medicine

An analysis of the MMR / autistic spectrum disorder controversy, highlighting how the media can misrepresent medical research and cause public health problems.