Media Alumni Networking Event

1st Nov 2016, 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Creative Edge

Media graduates are invited to revisit campus, make vital industry connections and hear from fellow former Edge Hill students at the Media Alumni Networking Event.


2nd Nov 2016, 7:30pm - 8:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

Edge Hill University Performing Arts Department present Making Performance Season 2016. Vexed Theatre presents perfinis devised by Calen Griffin. Suitable for age 16 years plus.

I Saw The Light

2nd Nov 2016, 7:30pm - 9:35pm

The Arts Centre - Studio Theatre

Starring Tom Hiddleston (The NIght Manager), this is the story of the legendary country western singer Hank Williams who in his brief life created one of the greatest bodies of work in American music. Cert: 15

Reflections & Light

3rd Nov 2016, 7:30pm - 8:30pm

The Arts Centre - Studio Theatre

Edge Hill University Performing Arts Department present Making Performance Season 2016. Reflections & Light is a dance double-bill by Natalie Deen and Paul B.Taylor.

I4P Public Lecture

7th Nov 2016, 12:15pm - 1:45pm

Faculty of Education - E24

'School and Community Development in Rural South Africa: Participatory Approaches'

Lost in Blue

8th Nov 2016, 7:30pm - 9:00pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

A funny, uplifting, poignant and at times wonderfully bizarre one-woman show about art, love and letting go. A Verbal Cinema Masterpiece; Debs Newbold's powerful storytelling fuelled by innovative sound technology. "...nothing short of astounding." 5 STARS TheatreEddys

Love & Friendship

9th Nov 2016, 7:30pm - 9:00pm

The Arts Centre - Studio Theatre

Kate Beckinsale stars as Lady Susan, a high-class widow whose waning finances threaten her status and lifestyle. "Whit Stillman's Austen drama is a racy delight." The Guardian 5 STARS

Lady Maisery

10th Nov 2016, 8:00pm - 10:00pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

Vocal trio Lady Maisery shine brightly with distinctive harmonies that are lush and rich, dark and invigorating. Their just-released 3rd album "Cycle is absolutely “Beautiful and ambitious” Mark Radcliffe, BBC Radio 2

Faculty of Education Research Seminar

11th Nov 2016, 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Medical School - S1

From Little Acorns Mighty Oaks sometimes Grow: How Might we Nurture Them? - Dr Robbie Nicol, University of Edinburgh

Open Day

12th Nov 2016, 10:00am - 3:00pm

Edge Hill University

For a taste of the Edge Hill experience, and the chance to look around our impressive Ormskirk Campus, come along to our open day.

Pearl of Africa Children's Choir

12th Nov 2016, 7:00pm - 9:00pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

The Internationally acclaimed Pearl of Africa Children’s Choir return to the Arts Centre with with an evocative mix of traditional Ugandan songs, music, and dance.

Open Mic Night - November

14th Nov 2016 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

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!

From Ibiza to the Norfolk Broads

15th Nov 2016, 7:30pm - 8:45pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

Inspired by and featuring the music of the late musical legend David Bowie. Adrian Berry’s acclaimed sell-out production returns in this tale of a young David Bowie obsessive. A MUST for any Bowie, music or theatre fans. "Unmissable..." Everything Theatre 5 STARS

Simon Perril

16th Nov 2016, 7:30pm - 9:00pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

Simon Perril has written widely on contemporary poetry and poetics, and his poetry collections include Nitrate (Salt) and Archilochus on the Moon and the sequel Beneath (Shearsman).

Eddie the Eagle

16th Nov 2016, 7:30pm - 9:10pm

The Arts Centre - Studio Theatre

Starring Taron Egerton and Hugh Jackman comes Eddie The Eagle, a story following Michael Edwards (a.k.a Eddie), and his unflinching determination to become Great Britain’s first Olympic ski-jumper. Cert: PG

Mr Darcy Loses the Plot

17th Nov 2016, 7:30pm - 9:15pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

Award-winning comedy duo LipService, makers of Withering Looks and Inspector Norse celebrate Jane Austen’s life 200 years on.

Football Law Conference

18th Nov 2016, 9:00am - 11:00pm

Hotel Football Old Trafford

This Football Law Conference is hosted by St John's Buildings in conjunction with the Centre for Sports Law Research at Edge Hill University, and will bring together some of the leading sports law and governance experts from across Europe

ICE Public Event

18th Nov 2016, 2:00pm - 5:00pm

The Arts Centre

Deconstructing Gender - Being Human: Festival of the Humanities

Annabelle's Skirting Board Adventure

19th Nov 2016, 2:30pm - 3:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

A mixture of animation, live film, comedy and song is brought to you by Howard Read – creator of the hugely successful LITTLE HOWARD shows. For children age 3 - 7 years.

Head Land - Edge Hill University Press Book Launch

22nd Nov 2016, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

Head Land is the debut publication by Edge Hill University Press, a celebration of the unique Edge Hill Short Story Prize. Guest speakers are Adam Marek, Carys Bray and Robert Shearman. Tickets are FREE for this event. Advance booking recommended.

Stand-up Comedy

23rd Nov 2016, 8:00pm - 10:00pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

One of Liverpool's best loved, Sam Avery headlines + support from Chris Washington, and The Discount Comedy Checkout. Compere is the cheeky, chatty Dave Twentyman

I4P Public Lecture

24th Nov 2016, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Edge Hill University

“Participation and Representation in Post Brexit Britain: The Case for Community Universities” - Professor Jenny Pearce, University of Bradford

Pride & Prejudice

24th Nov 2016, 7:30pm - 9:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

Fall in love all over again with Pride and Prejudice. Received terrific feedback from our audiences last year, Two Bit Classics return with their 21 characters, 2 actors Sparkling production of one of the most loved stories of all time. Oxford Times 5 STARS

Law Careers Question Time

25th Nov 2016, 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Join us for a unique opportunity to find out everything you’ve ever wanted to know about a career in Law.

Christmas Gothic

29th Nov 2016, 7:30pm - 8:50pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

This dark celebration of Christmas is adapted and performed by Rebecca Vaughan (Austen’s Women). a "macabre masterpiece. Ghostly, grisly and gorgeous. Don’t miss it." Three Weeks 5 STARS

ICE Public Event

30th Nov 2016, 6:30pm - 8:00pm

Creative Edge

In Conversation with Darren Henley about The Arts Dividend

Elvis & Nixon

30th Nov 2016, 7:30pm - 9:00pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

Starring Michael Shannon and Kevin Spacey, this is the astounding true story of the meeting between two men at the height of their powers: Elvis Presley and US President, Richard Nixon. Cert: 15