Monthly Campus Tour

1st Nov 2017 - 1:00pm - 3:30pm

Edge Hill University – Main Building

Campus tours, led by a current student, take place each month and are a great opportunity to see Edge Hill University’s award-winning campus and to get a taste of what our student experience is like.

The Birth of Death

1st Nov 2017 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

Imagine you have two bodies. One you move in every day and one you move in when you dream. Where does the dream body go after death? Performed by Joanne Tremarco.

Their Finest

1st Nov 2017 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Studio Theatre

1940, London, the Blitz: An untried screenwriter (Gemma Arterton), and a makeshift cast and crew, work under fire to make a film to lift the nation’s flagging spirits. Cert 12A

Performance Sharing

2nd Nov 2017 - 7:00pm

The Arts Centre - The Red Bar

Performance sharing with vocal movement artist Elaine Mitchener, members of IMMIX Ensemble and Edge Hill students on the art of free improvisation and movement art practice. FREE, just turn up!

Frederick Douglass and the White Negro

2nd Nov 2017 - 7:00pm

The Arts Centre - Studio Theatre

This remarkable documentary tells the story of one of the key figures in the fight for abolition, from slavery in younger life to freedom and a career in politics. Part of the Arts Centre & Liverpool Bluecoat Slavery on film series to mark the 300th anniversary of the Bluecoat Building.

Open Mic Night

6th Nov 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 Shack

8th Nov 2017 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Studio Theatre

Based on the New York Times best-selling novel, after suffering a family tragedy, a father receives a mysterious letter urging him to an abandoned shack deep in the Oregon wilderness. Cert 12A

Resonant Edge: Passchendaele 100

10th Nov 2017 - 7:00pm

The Arts Centre - Studio Theatre

Join us to commemorate the centenary of the Battle of Passchendaele with Aniko Toth (soprano) Stuart O’Hara (Tenor) and Lauryna Sableviciute (piano) + Rains of Steel & Water, a new audio visual installation. TICKETS are FREE

Open Day

11th Nov 2017 - 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.

Jessie Greengrass

14th Nov 2017 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

The evening's readings will also feature MA students nominated for the MA Award associated with the Edge Hill Short Story Prize.

Hampstead

15th Nov 2017 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Studio Theatre

Charming comedy about an American widow, drifting through life and meets Donald, who’s lived in a shack on ‘Hampstead’ Heath for 17 years and facing eviction. Cert 12A

NT Live: Follies

16th Nov 2017 - 7:00pm

The Arts Centre - Studio Theatre

Tracie Bennett, Janie Dee and Imelda Staunton play the magnificent Follies in this dazzling new production of Stephen Sondheim’s legendary musical, staged for the first time at the National Theatre and broadcast live to cinemas.

The Last Supper

20th Nov 2017 - 7:00pm

The Arts Centre - Hale Hall

Reckless Sleepers invite you to dinner, to The Last Supper, to sample the last meal requests of the famous and the not so famous. Watch as last words are literally eaten before your eyes. LIMITED CAPACITY

The Last Supper

21st Nov 2017 - 7:00pm

The Arts Centre - Hale Hall

Reckless Sleepers invite you to dinner, to The Last Supper, to sample the last meal requests of the famous and the not so famous. Watch as last words are literally eaten before your eyes. LIMITED CAPACITY

The Last Supper

22nd Nov 2017 - 7:00pm

The Arts Centre - Hale Hall

Reckless Sleepers invite you to dinner, to The Last Supper, to sample the last meal requests of the famous and the not so famous. Watch as last words are literally eaten before your eyes. LIMITED CAPACITY

Lady Macbeth

22nd Nov 2017 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Studio Theatre

William Oldroyd's adaptation of Nikolai Leskov's novel. Rural England, 1865. Katherine (Florence Pugh) is stifled by her loveless marriage to a bitter man twice her age, and his cold, unforgiving family. Cert 15

Atlantic Drift

23rd Nov 2017 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

Launch of the second title from Edge Hill University Press: Atlantic Drift: An Anthology of Poetry and Poetics. The evening features three poets from this new and groundbreaking publication. TICKETS are FREE.

Steve Pilgrim with Danny Thompson

25th Nov 2017 - 8:00pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

A rare opportunity to see these two musicians together, Danny Thompson - one of the world's most respected Double Bass players accompanying entirely original material provided by Steve Pilgrim - a much loved Liverpool troubadour.

Reverb

27th Nov 2017 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - The Red Bar

Join us for a brand new spoken word and open mic series bringing together interdisciplinary writers and artists to create noise reverberations. FREE, just turn up!

Inaugural Lecture - Professor Paul Ashton

28th Nov 2017 - 6:00pm - 7:15pm

Tech Hub

The presentation will be based on a psychosocial reading of the responses to the familial homicide of ‘Baby P’. As part of my PhD I identified a ‘cultural trope’ as a belief, a reality or a truism that blames mainly social workers for harm to children despite their work as one of a multi-agency team. […]

Free Falling

28th Nov 2017 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

Award-winning Hagit Yakira Dance returns to present an open-hearted evening of down-to-earth dance that’s sensual, striking and a beautiful respite from the hustle and bustle. ★★★★★ London Theatre 1

Cabaret From The Shadows

29th Nov 2017 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

Political, comic, sexy and strange. Expect laughs, expect gasps, and expect the unexpected at Teatro Pomodoro's Cabaret From The Shadows. ★★★★★ Broadway Baby

Churchill

29th Nov 2017 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Studio Theatre

A ticking-clock thriller, Churchill follows Britain’s iconic Prime Minister Winston Churchill in the days before the infamous D-Day landings in June 1944. Stars Brian Cox, Miranda Richardson and John Slattery. Cert PG

Joss Arnott Triple Bill

30th Nov 2017 - 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

Dramatic, fierce and totally Rock N Roll! Joss Arnott triple dance bill takes you on a gripping journey through powerful and heart-pounding choreography. ‘Exquisite to watch’ The Stage