Ship of Fools Exhibition

1st Mar 2017 - 10:00am - 31st Mar 2017, 5:00pm

The Arts Centre

Presented by the Creative Writing Department, The Ship of Fools Exhibition forms part of the celebration of work by Edge Hill's Professor Robert Sheppard. From 1st March-31st March, 10:00am-5:00pm. FREE!

Third Year Student Manifestos

2nd Mar 2017 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

The Arts Centre

Manifesto performances, installations and proclamations by third year Dance and Drama, Dance and Drama with Physical Theatre, and Visual Theatre students. FREE, just turn up between 10am - 4pm.

Making It Real: improving evidence-based practice

2nd Mar 2017 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Tech Hub - Lecture Theatre

Dr Arwen Wilcock, Research Translation Manager, Alzheimer’s Society will discuss some of the greatest challenges in the care of people affected by dementia, and the progress Alzheimer’s Society has made to support translation of research evidence into the real world.

Hallucinogenic Visions

2nd Mar 2017 - 6:00pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

In the mind-bending ‘Hallucinogenic Visions’, prolific screenwriter and actor, Graham Duff explores the techniques that cinema has used to make hallucinations manifest on screen.

The Label Band Night

4th Mar 2017 - 8:00pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

A great line up including Youth Hostel, Oranj Son & Shrinking Minds, three of the most exciting bands on the University's record label: The Label Recordings, perform at the Arts Centre.

Slap & Tickle

7th Mar 2017 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

From music hall to radio nostalgia, from costume change to prop manipulation. Liz Aggiss creates a feminist soup: a dark and ribald physical commentary on rules and taboos about women. "A very funny solo piece…" The Guardian

The Girl on the Train

8th Mar 2017 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Studio Theatre

Emily Blunt gives as a cracking performance in this darkly addictive thriller based on the international publishing phenomenon. Cert 15

PGCE Drop-in Session

9th Mar 2017 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Creative Edge - CE202

A drop-in opportunity for anyone interested in PGCE Teacher Training opportunities for 2017 and 2018 across Early Years, Primary, Secondary and FE.

In Search of the Phoenix

9th Mar 2017 - 4:00pm

The Arts Centre - Studio Theatre

Based upon the Russian folk hero Sadko, this new music theatre work is a collaborative project between Chatsworth High School and Community College, BBC Philharmonic Orchestra and Edge Hill University.

NT Live: Hedda Gabler

9th Mar 2017 - 6:45pm

The Arts Centre - Studio Theatre

Just married. Bored already. Hedda longs to be free... Ruth Wilson (Luther, The Affair, Jane Eyre) plays the title role in a new version by Patrick Marber (Notes on a Scandal, Closer). Cert As Live 12A

Workshy by Katy Baird

9th Mar 2017 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

This is a show about work. Join Katy Baird for a very personal story of the ups and downs of what it means to serve you – the great British Public. Suitable for aged 18 years plus.

FoMO, mofos!

14th Mar 2017 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

Enter here and now. A woman and a mystery.... A modern myth, cautionary tale, and cinematic visual feast, passing through the films 'Blow-up' and 'Mullholland Drive' and the songs of Robert Wyatt, Kraftwerk and John Lennon. Laced with deliciously surreal comedy. Created and performed by Mary Pearson.

Cartoonopolis

15th Mar 2017 - 4:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

A story of two brothers, 1 family, goodies, baddies and autism. Written and performed by Liverpool's Lewis Bray, winner of Best Actor Award 2015 - Liverpool Sound and Vision. "A remarkable piece of performance" Catherine Jones, Liverpool Echo 4 STARS PLEASE NEW START TIME OF 4.30PM

A Street Cat Named Bob

15th Mar 2017 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Studio Theatre

Based on the true life story and international best-selling book, this moving and uplifting film will touch the heart of everyone. Cert 12A

Borderland

16th Mar 2017 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

Challenging liberal and traditional values alike, Borderland is a tale of race, sexuality and power in Oldham. Written by James Harker, Lecturer in Edge Hill's Creative Writing Department.

Gaudete

17th Mar 2017 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

An OBRA Theatre Company production based on Gaudete by the poet Ted Hughes. "A phenomenal... stand out production" Book direct with the Arts Centre online booking link above or by phone our Box Office on 01695 584480.

Gaudete

18th Mar 2017 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

An OBRA Theatre Company production based on Gaudete by the poet Ted Hughes. "A phenomenal... stand out production" Book direct with the Arts Centre online booking link above or phone our Box Office on 01695 584480. For this Saturday show there is a free coach from Liverpool and back. Please contact our Box Office to book a seat.

Open Mic Night

20th Mar 2017 - 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!

The Light Between Oceans

22nd Mar 2017 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Studio Theatre

When lighthouse keeper Tom Sherbourne (Michael Fassbender) and his adored wife Isabel (Alicia Vikander) discover a baby adrift in a boat off the remote coast off Western Australia, they must make a choice. Cert 12A

Science Under the Stars: Our Fragile Earth

24th Mar 2017 - 4:00pm - 7:00pm

Faculty of Health and Social Care

A FREE festival of primary science, building on the legacy of Tim Peake’s mission to educate and excite primary children about the wonders of our planet. This year’s theme is Our Fragile Earth, and we’ll be offering interactive stalls, activities and lectures.

Mindful Movement for Professional Development and Self Care

25th Mar 2017 - 11:00am - 26th Mar 2017, 5:00pm

The Arts Centre - Dance Studio

This intensive workshop will enable participants to explore mindfulness principles through movement. It will focus on the development of two types of attention, and offer opportunities for participants to connect with the present moment through breath, movement and body and to cultivate the attitude of kindness, acceptance and openness toward the intimate processes in ourselves.

Not The Horse

25th Mar 2017 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

Edge Hill resident theatre company, Naughty Corner Productions, return with their outrageous crime comedy, which spirals into a loud crashing finish. Suitable for ages 15 years plus.

Chamber Music Edge Hill: Verity / Passmore Duo

29th Mar 2017 - 7:00pm

The Arts Centre - Studio Theatre

Edge Hill's exciting new series of chamber music concerts. This concert celebrates the North-West with a programme of British music for clarinet (Thomas Verity) and piano (Simon Passmore). TICKETS are FREE.