Jazz in the Red Bar

1st Oct 2018, 8:00pm

The Arts Centre - The Red Bar

The Red Bar transforms into a cabaret style jazz club for The Phil Shotton Quartet. Join us for jazz standards from the 1930's onwards and popular songs from the American songbook - swing music at its best! FREE - just turn up!

In Tarsi

2nd Oct 2018, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

After successfully touring all over Europe, Catalan company ‘Eia’ bring their award winning acrobatic theatre piece ‘inTarsi’ to the UK for the first time.

Ocean's 8

3rd Oct 2018, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Sandra Bullock, Cate Blanchett, Anne Hathaway, Mindy Kaling, Sarah Paulson, Awkwafina, Rihanna and Helena Bonham Carter team up in the action adventure “Ocean’s 8.”

An Evening with Nicky Morgan

4th Oct 2018, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Creative Edge

Nicky Morgan is the Member of Parliament for Loughborough and has served at the heart of Government as a Whip, Treasury Minister, Secretary of State for Education and Minister for Women and Equalities.

Nina - A Story About Me and Nina Simone

4th Oct 2018, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

A searing and soulful theatre piece inspired by the life and music of Nina Simone. Unity Theatre's sell out co-production comes to The Arts Centre!

Nina - A Story About Me and Nina Simone

5th Oct 2018, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

A searing and soulful theatre piece inspired by the life and music of Nina Simone. Unity Theatre's sell out co-production comes to The Arts Centre!

Open Day

6th Oct 2018, 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.

Dragons of the Pool

8th Oct 2018, 10:00am - 23rd Nov 2018, 5:00pm

The Arts Centre - Arts Centre Foyer

Artist, filmmaker and academic, Rosa Fong presents a multimedia exhibition exploring the hidden history of the forced repatriation of Chinese seamen just after the Second World War. Runs until 23 November.

REVERB

8th Oct 2018, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Reverb is a monthly interdisciplinary spoken word and open mic event featuring established writers and artists and providing an opportunity for emerging writers to present new work.

PUPIK

9th Oct 2018, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

What defines our identity? How do we belong? Where we really come from?

I, Tonya

10th Oct 2018, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Based on the unbelievable but true events, I, Tonya is a darkly comedic tale of American figure skater, Tonya Harding, and one of the most sensational scandals in sports history.

Ensemble 10/10 21st Birthday Concert

10th Oct 2018, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Saturday 26th January 8pm Martin Carthy For more than 50 years Martin Carthy has been one of folk music’s greatest innovators, one of its best loved, most enthusiastic and, at times, most quietly controversial of figures. His skill, stage presence and natural charm have won him many admirers, not only from within the folk scene, […]

Sounds, Visions and Inward Significances

11th Oct 2018, 6:00pm - 7:30pm

Rose Theatre

In this inaugural lecture, Professor Helen Newall will present an interactive performance, using Isadora Duncan’s ethos of ‘“if I could tell you what it meant, there would be no point in dancing it!’”.

Tmesis Theatre: Beyond Belief

12th Oct 2018, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Beyond Belief is a powerful and moving journey into the unnerving future of life and death in our social media obsessed, technology blinkered society.

When Did You Stop Dancing?

13th Oct 2018, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

The Dancing Plague of 1518. 500 years later Rachel retells this story of civil action, investigating how the simple process of dancing liberates us in complex ways.

TRUTH TO POWER CAFÉ

15th Oct 2018, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Truth to Power Cafe is a global platform and performance event which celebrates free speech and political activism.

The Big Recruitment Fair

16th Oct 2018, 11:00am - 3:00pm

Edge Hill University – Main Building - The Hub and Hale Hall

Saturday 26th January 8pm Martin Carthy For more than 50 years Martin Carthy has been one of folk music’s greatest innovators, one of its best loved, most enthusiastic and, at times, most quietly controversial of figures. His skill, stage presence and natural charm have won him many admirers, not only from within the folk scene, […]

An Irresponsible Father's Guide to Parenting

16th Oct 2018, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

If Laurence is an irresponsible father – an accusation from social media – then it’s nothing to do with being disabled! It’s probably more to do with balancing his wife's crutches on his son’s baby walker to make him look like a Dalek!

Biotechnology Laboratory Launch Event

17th Oct 2018, 1:00pm - 3:30pm

Tech Hub

Saturday 26th January 8pm Martin Carthy For more than 50 years Martin Carthy has been one of folk music’s greatest innovators, one of its best loved, most enthusiastic and, at times, most quietly controversial of figures. His skill, stage presence and natural charm have won him many admirers, not only from within the folk scene, […]

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

17th Oct 2018, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Award-winning actress Frances McDormand (Fargo) delivers a stunningly powerful performance in this darkly comic drama that has been hailed as one of the year’s best films.

TO YOU, TO YOU, TO YOU

17th Oct 2018, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

TO YOU TO YOU TO YOU presents an exciting selection of short works exploring performance, assembly and the action, idea or form of a love letter in a climate of change and one in which small acts of imagination become radical in the midst of a crisis of social imagination.

Brunt Boggart

18th Oct 2018, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Join us for an evening of music, spoken word and film combining the atmospheric and eerie film from First Take, with soundtrack music by Hannah James, Giles Lewin and Emily Portman and live tellings of the stories.

Beating Berlusconi!

19th Oct 2018, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Beating Berlusconi! Is a laughter and tears tale of one man’s attempt to rediscover his belief in himself, his club, his city and his class.

Health and Social Care Open Event - St James', Manchester

20th Oct 2018, 10:00am - 3:00pm

St James’, Manchester

If you are interested in joining our pre-registration health and social care programmes in Operating Department Practice or Paramedic Practice at our Manchester city centre location, our health and social care open events at St James’ in Manchester are for you.

Knowledge Democracy and Educational Action Research - Professor Lonnie Rowell

22nd Oct 2018, 4:00pm - 6:00pm

Faculty of Education - E12

Professor Lonnie Rowell, a co-founder and lead organiser in establishing the Action Research Network of the Americas (ARNA) and lead editor of the Palgrave International Handbook of Action Research, will speak on knowledge democracy and educational action research in our troubled times.

Nice Women don’t …

22nd Oct 2018, 5:15pm - 6:15pm

Edge Hill University

This session debates female masturbation as one of the last sexual taboos

C.D. Rose

22nd Oct 2018, 7:00pm

The Arts Centre

C.D. Rose is the author of Who’s Who When Everyone Is Someone Else , and the editor of The Biographical Dictionary of Literary Failure. This event, which celebrates the return of one of Edge Hill's finest creative alumni, will also feature short readings from MA students.

FoMO, mofos!

23rd Oct 2018, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

FoMO, mofos! reflects on the consequences of continuous self-exposure on the psyche. With social media hyper-connectivity comes hyper-vigilance: we watch each other, whilst being watched. How does desire multiply with screen use?

Ghost Stories

24th Oct 2018, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Based on Andy Nyman and Jeremy Dyson’s original Olivier nominated stage production, the same team have co-written and directed this adaptation for the big screen.

In The Gut

24th Oct 2018, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

In The Gut is a funny, tragic and ridiculous show about pregnancy, parenting and growing up.

Bob The Russian

25th Oct 2018, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Bob The Russian promises to be Naughty Corner's best show yet, with usual razor sharp dialogue, hilarious and outrageous goings on, a larger than life soundtrack, the largest cast to date and a story you're going to have to see to believe.

EHU Book Launch: Scenes From The Revolution: Making Political Theatre

26th Oct 2018, 6:30pm

The Arts Centre

Saturday 26th January 8pm Martin Carthy For more than 50 years Martin Carthy has been one of folk music’s greatest innovators, one of its best loved, most enthusiastic and, at times, most quietly controversial of figures. His skill, stage presence and natural charm have won him many admirers, not only from within the folk scene, […]

Ellie Taylor Live

27th Oct 2018, 8:00pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

JUST ANNOUNCED: Comedian Ellie Taylor, star of Live at the Apollo, Mock the Week and The John Bishop Show, Channel 4’s 8 Out of 10 Cats, and BBC Radio 4’s The Now Show comes to The Arts Centre! Plus support from Robin Morgan.

The Edge Hill University Big Band

29th Oct 2018, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre - Rose Theatre

Following on from their highly successful show The Art of the Modern Big Band Edge Hill’s very own big band bring their eclectic mix of contemporary big band music back for another music extravaganza.

Tales of Terror: Frankenstein

31st Oct 2018, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Saturday 26th January 8pm Martin Carthy For more than 50 years Martin Carthy has been one of folk music’s greatest innovators, one of its best loved, most enthusiastic and, at times, most quietly controversial of figures. His skill, stage presence and natural charm have won him many admirers, not only from within the folk scene, […]

Funny Cow

31st Oct 2018, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Maxine Peake plays the gritty role of Funny Cow, a comedian who breaks through the glass ceiling of the all-male 1970s comedy circuit to rise to stardom.