Ethnicity, Race, and Racism Seminar

2nd Feb 2016 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Edge Hill University - M40

Stories about the Holocaust are ubiquitous in the news media, literature, television and film. Yet what is the meaning we are meant to derive from Holocaust education and remembrance? What are the lessons for today?


2nd Feb 2016 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

Rouge28 presents a cinematic and atmospheric piece inspired by Japanese ghost stories and horror movies. It features life-sized puppets (humanettes) acting and videos.

Biology Public Lectures 2016

3rd Feb 2016 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Edge Hill University

The challenges associated with the control of mosquito vectors of malaria and dengue fever and the risk of invasive mosquito species to the UK - Dr Clare Strode

The Best Thing

9th Feb 2016 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

Vamos Theatre present a swinging sixties story of unconditional love. Funny, heart-breaking, human and "hugely rewarding" The Stage 5 stars. This production is equally accessible to hearing and deaf audiences.

Short Cuts Cinema presents Macbeth

10th Feb 2016 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Studio Theatre

Macbeth sees Michael Fassbender as the increasingly unhinged, murderous king and Marion Cotillard as his scheming, devious wife. Cert: 15. Test your film knowledge in our quiz in the Arts Centre Red Bar at 6.30pm.

In Conversation with Jonathan Coe

11th Feb 2016 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Creative Edge

Multi award winning novelist, Jonathan Coe discusses his latest release Number 11, which was published on the 11th day of the 11th month, 2015 and was also Coe’s eleventh novel.

Stand-Up Comedy February

11th Feb 2016 - 8:00pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

A welcome back to cheeky Headliner Phil Walker. Plus excellent support from Ryan Gleeson and Marvyn Dickinson. Compere is 'one to watch' Lewis Charlesworth.

How The Koala Learnt to Hug

13th Feb 2016 - 2:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

With a host of gorgeous puppet characters, great songs, games and stories, The People's Theatre Company present a fun-filled family musical for everyone aged 3 to 103 years.

Open Mic Night

15th Feb 2016 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - The Red Bar

Edge Hill is bursting with talented students who can sing or dance, recite poetry, play an instrument or have another hidden talent. Book your slot with the Box Office - or be part of the audience. FREE, just turn up!

Dickie Beau: Unplugged

16th Feb 2016 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

From Judy Garland and Marilyn Monroe to Francis Bacon and Kenneth Williams, in an animated live art lecture, Drag fabulist and lip synch maestro Dickie Beau reveals how there is more to this lip synching lark than meets the eye. "...Superb work" The Guardian

Short Cuts Cinema presents 45 Years

17th Feb 2016 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Studio Theatre

About to celebrate their 45th wedding anniversary, a letter arrives for Kate's husband: the body of his first love has been discovered in the icy Swiss Alps glaciers. Cert: 15

Peter Hughes

17th Feb 2016 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

Edge Hill's Creative Writing Programme presents poet, Peter Hughes. Often hilarious takes on modern life, his versions of the complete sonnets of Petrarch, Quite Frankly, were published to great acclaim.

Cara Dillon

18th Feb 2016 - 8:00pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

If you don’t know the voice of Cara Dillon, you’re in for a treat. "Whatever the venue or occasion, she never fails to leave audiences captivated, don't miss this chance to see her live.." Bob Harris, Radio 2. PLUS support from Blackheart.

Short Cuts Cinema presents Crimson Peak

24th Feb 2016 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Studio Theatre

When her heart is stolen by a seductive stranger, a young woman is swept away to a house atop a mountain of blood-red clay: a place filled with secrets that will haunt her forever. Cert: 15.

NT Live: As You Like It

25th Feb 2016 - 7:00pm

The Arts Centre - Studio Theatre

Shakespeare’s glorious comedy of love and change comes to the National Theatre for the first time in over 30 years, with Rosalie Craig (London Road, Macbeth at MIF) as Rosalind. "Magical. Flock to this enchanted Arden" Observer 5 Stars.

Frack Off! - a Rehearsed Reading

25th Feb 2016 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

When Godzilla Inc. is granted permission to frack for shale gas, the village of Maybe-in-Eden successfully blockades itself, and the police send in an informer. This is a rehearsed reading by The Fabulous Lancashire Revels. FREE! No tickets required, just turn up.

Student Led Concert

29th Feb 2016 - 7:00pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

We are calling for all bands, all voices, all genres for our EHU student-led concert showcasing all of the musical talent we have to offer. ALL SLOTS ARE FULL ... but come and watch. Free, no ticket required.