Edge Hill University Big Band

2nd Mar 2019, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Edge Hill’s very own big band bring their eclectic mix of contemporary big band music back for another music extravaganza.

Strange Lands And How To Survive

4th Mar 2019, 10:00am - 30th Mar 2019, 6:00pm

The Arts Centre

An exhibition of silken encounters in some less-than-liberal regimes, coupled with a sound-and-image installation which takes you into the spaces and emptinesses of those strange lands.

The Fall

4th Mar 2019, 10:00am - 8th Mar 2019, 6:00pm

The Arts Centre

This immersive installation brings together sound, film and images, and takes you into the spaces and emptiness of Central Asia – the new global frontier.

Open Mic Night

4th Mar 2019, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

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!

Plan B For Utopia

5th Mar 2019, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Bringing together elements from dance, theatre and storytelling, Plan B for Utopia explores the role that imagination and creativity can play as a catalyst for change in our personal and collective lives.

Postgraduate and PGCE Study Fair

6th Mar 2019, 3:00pm - 7:00pm

Business School - Foyer

Find out about the range of Taught Postgraduate, Research and PGCE programmes at Edge Hill University, chat to tutors, current students, and staff from our finance teams, and join a tour of the campus.

Bad Times at the El Royale

6th Mar 2019, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Seven strangers, each with a secret to bury, meet at a run-down hotel in Lake Tahoe in 1960s California. Over the course of a fateful night, they all get one last shot at redemption before everything goes wrong.

Improvised Stand-Up

6th Mar 2019, 8:00pm

The Arts Centre

International double-act Rick Molland & Sully O’Sullivan deliver a unique hour of improvised stand-up comedy every single show.

Deeds Not Words

7th Mar 2019, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

To Mark the 2018 centenary of the Representation of the People's Act 1918 (where some women over 30+ won the right to vote in the UK); Abbott Dance Theatre presents Deeds Not Words.

SHREW

8th Mar 2019, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

To mark International Women’s Day 2019, Mrs Pankhurst’s Players present their feminist adaptation of Shakespeare’s controversial play about marriage, gender and greed.

Tanyalee Davis: Actual Size

9th Mar 2019, 8:00pm

The Arts Centre

Tanyalee Davis is the little lady with the big voice! Her TV credits include Live at The Apollo, The John Bishop Show, The Last Leg, I'm Spazticus and The Blame Game. "She blew me away, she's so, so funny"  John Bishop

Book Launch Becoming a Research-Informed School: Why? What? How? by Tim Cain, Professor in Education at Edge Hill University

11th Mar 2019, 4:30pm - 6:00pm

Faculty of Health and Social Care - The Garden Restaurant

The book draws on interviews with teachers and school leaders, to show how teachers use research in their teaching and in their schools more generally. The launch will include presentations by the book's contributors and a presentation by Lavern Shelford, a Headteacher who was involved in some of the research.

Imagining Palestine

12th Mar 2019, 7:00pm

The Arts Centre

Unfortunately, due to unforeseen circumstances, this event has been POSTPONED to next Autumn.

mapdance

13th Mar 2019, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

mapdance performs diverse repertoire by renowned and upcoming contemporary choreographers. A refreshing mixture of dance theatre, intricate lyrical choreography, fast-paced athleticism and wry humour.

A Star Is Born

13th Mar 2019, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Bradley Cooper directs and stars in this romantic musical drama alongside Lady Gaga.

Lovely Girls

14th Mar 2019, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Meandering through real women’s stories using The Hiccup Project’s potent blend of dance, theatre and comedy, it is an insight, a celebration and an ode to being a woman in the 21st Century.

Five Kinds of Silence

15th Mar 2019, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

The Core invites you to Edge Hill’s first production of Shelagh Stevenson’s ‘Five Kinds Of Silence’, a decade-long tale of physical, emotional and sexual abuse.

Luisa Omielan

16th Mar 2019, 8:00pm

The Arts Centre

Fresh from filming her BBC3 series, comedy phenomenon Luisa Omielan ('What Would Beyonce Do?!' and 'Am I Right Ladies?!') is back with her third stand up instalment

Jazz in The Red Bar

18th Mar 2019, 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!

SHUT DOWN

19th Mar 2019, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Vincent Dance Theatre’s first ever all male production is timely, humorous and highly charged ‘political and poetic dance theatre’ (London Dance), from one of the UK’s most risk-taking and rigorous choreographers.

Bohemian Rhapsody

20th Mar 2019, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Biographical drama following the life of Queen frontman Freddie Mercury (Rami Malek).

What is a radical approach to education? - Professor Saville Kushner

21st Mar 2019, 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Faculty of Education - E1

While we’ve been persuaded recently that education is not ideological – its solutions and techniques are technical/rational, Professor Kushner disagrees. In his Inaugural Lecture he will argue that through struggling to reconcile admiration for past accomplishments with hope for new futures, we become slaves to our passions.

Đẹp

21st Mar 2019, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

In Vietnamese culture, death is also a form of rebirth. The dancers in Đẹp are nude for a purpose. Fragile and vulnerable, their nudity literally strips them bare. Suitable for age 16 years plus.

Power to the People? Devolution: What Next?

22nd Mar 2019, 3:00pm - 4:15pm

Law and Psychology - Lecture Theatre

The first elected Metro Mayor of the Liverpool City Region, Steve Rotheram, is the former MP for Liverpool Walton, and joins us to explore the health of the current devolution arrangements, and what more might, or should, be done.

Half of Me

22nd Mar 2019, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Inspired by Satinder Kaur Chohan’s play by the same title, Half of Me is based on a modern day theme which shares often unheard stories of young people born through Assisted Reproductive Technologies (ART)

The Shape of the Pain

25th Mar 2019, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Words and an original sound score combine to create an explosive dialogue about love and perception. An experiment in how we talk about pain - and if we ever do that in a way someone else can understand. ★★★★ The Sunday Times

Knot

26th Mar 2019, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Physically exhilarating and touchingly poignant, Knot is the internationally acclaimed circus and dance work by Nikki Rummer and JD Broussé.

Deep Cuts Away Day ft. Big Bambora, Hanover and more

27th Mar 2019, 7:00pm - 11:30pm

The Arts Centre

Following over 20 episodes in Liverpool city centre, Deep Cuts will head out of town, to an away day At Edge Hill University's The Arts Centre. FREE, no tickets required, just turn up!

Stan and Ollie

27th Mar 2019, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

The beloved comedy team of Stan Laurel (Steve Coogan) and Oliver Hardy (John C. Reilly) embark on one last variety hall tour in Great Britain in 1953, where their struggles with health issues, changing times and the stress of the road threaten to overshadow their creative partnership.