The Children's Hour

2nd Apr 2019, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Hellman understood that small-town America is America: her country… best seen under a microscope, not viewed through a telescope. How better to talk about paranoia, prejudice and power, than in the claustrophobic atmosphere of a girls’ school?

The Children's Hour

3rd Apr 2019, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Hellman understood that small-town America is America: her country… best seen under a microscope, not viewed through a telescope. How better to talk about paranoia, prejudice and power, than in the claustrophobic atmosphere of a girls’ school?

Play Ball

4th Apr 2019, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Inspired by crimes she covered for the Chicago Tribune, Watkins’ prohibition-era play became an instant hit and has been continuously reinterpreted for film and stage, notably as a musical, (it is retitled here for contractual reasons).

Stage Door

5th Apr 2019, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Ferber and Kaufman’s ‘love letter’ to American Theatre follows a group of young women in a theatrical boarding house looking to make it in the “legitimate” theatre. Their dedication to that struggle speaks to the cry for emancipation, creativity and fulfilment made by American Suffragists a generation earlier.

Stage Door

6th Apr 2019, 2:30pm

The Arts Centre

Ferber and Kaufman’s ‘love letter’ to American Theatre follows a group of young women in a theatrical boarding house looking to make it in the “legitimate” theatre. Their dedication to that struggle speaks to the cry for emancipation, creativity and fulfilment made by American Suffragists a generation earlier.

Play Ball

6th Apr 2019, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Inspired by crimes she covered for the Chicago Tribune, Watkins’ prohibition-era play became an instant hit and has been continuously reinterpreted for film and stage, notably as a musical, (it is retitled here for contractual reasons).

Skills Development for Human Development

11th Apr 2019, 12:30pm - 2:00pm

Business School - B002

This is the final event in a series of public lectures organised by the Faculty of Education in which three leading national and international scholars agreed to take part in a very timely, stimulating and powerful knowledge exchange public lecture series for 2019.

The Simon & Garfunkel Story

13th Apr 2019, 8:00pm

The Arts Centre

The UK's biggest, most successful Simon and Garfunkel theatre show with a full live band.

RSC Live: As You Like It

17th Apr 2019, 7:00pm

The Arts Centre

Director Kimberley Sykes (Dido, Queen of Carthage) directs a riotous, exhilarating version of Shakespeare’s romantic comedy.

Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered: Working across disciplines in health research - Professor Paola Dey

30th Apr 2019, 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Faculty of Health and Social Care - H3

Professor of Public Health and Epidemiology, Paola Dey, has spent her career forging close functional links with academics from various disciplines, health professionals and policymakers, analysing patterns, causes and effects of ill health and disease. And in her Inaugural Lecture, Paola reflects on the challenges, joys and benefits of working across disciplines in health research, considering what makes these collaborations successful.