Outdoor Cinema: A Quiet Place Part II

1st Oct 2021, 7:00pm

The Arts Centre

Following the deadly events at home, the Abbott family (Emily Blunt, Millicent Simmonds, Noah Jupe) must now face the terrors of the outside world as they continue their fight for survival in silence.

A Rush Of Laughter Comedy Night

2nd Oct 2021, 8:00pm

The Arts Centre

Join us for a fantastic evening of comedy with stars of TV Phil Ellis, Emmanuel Sonubi and Alun Cochrane.

Outdoor Cinema: Cruella

3rd Oct 2021, 2:00pm

The Arts Centre

Emma Stone stars as one of cinema’s most notorious and stylish villains, Cruella de Vil.

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Outdoor Cinema: Godzilla vs Kong

4th Oct 2021, 7:00pm

The Arts Centre

Legends collide in “Godzilla vs. Kong” as these mythic adversaries meet in a spectacular battle for the ages, with the fate of the world hanging in the balance.

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Outdoor Cinema: Black Widow

5th Oct 2021, 7:00pm

The Arts Centre

Scarlett Johansson reprises her role as the Marvel Comics superhero in this action adventure directed by Cate Shortland.

Black History Month Workshop 1: Speaking up and speaking out our truths

6th Oct 2021, 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Business School

We are providing a safe and open space for Black and other minority students and staff to share their lived experiences.  We are encouraging sharing these experiences so we can identify issues that need to be acknowledged and addressed as individuals and as a community.  The purpose of the workshop is to develop a narrative based on these experiences that we can work together to address as a community in a follow-up workshop on the 27th of October 2021.

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Vamps! A Cultural History of the Vampire

6th Oct 2021, 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Online

In this talk, Dr Laura Eastlake explores our fascination with the vampire and recommends some of her favourite books and films to sink your teeth into this spooky season.

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Outdoor Cinema: Promising Young Woman

6th Oct 2021, 7:00pm

The Arts Centre

From visionary director Emerald Fennell (Killing Eve) comes a delicious new take on revenge. Everyone said Cassie (Carey Mulligan) was a promising young woman...until a mysterious event abruptly derailed her future.

The Dark Room

7th Oct 2021, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

YOU AWAKE TO FIND YOURSELF IN A DARK ROOM! You, the audience, are trapped in an interactive, retro gaming nightmare; choose an option, find the way out, and escape The Dark Room!

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Outdoor Cinema: Freaky

8th Oct 2021, 7:00pm

The Arts Centre

Prepare for a Freaky take on the body-swap movie which only Blumhouse (makers of Happy Death Day & The Purge Franchise) could bring: a teenage girl switches bodies with a relentless serial killer!

Open Day – Saturday 9 October

9th Oct 2021, 10:00am - 3:00pm

Edge Hill University

Attending an open day provides an opportunity for you, and your family, to see our beautiful campus. You will discover why the campus has been ranked best in the North West and in the top five in the UK for university facilities (WhatUni Student Choice Awards 2020) and been recognised as one of the world’s best green spaces for […]

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Outdoor Cinema: Nobody

9th Oct 2021, 7:00pm

The Arts Centre

The writer of John Wick showcases Emmy® winner Bob Odenkirk (Better Call Saul) as fans have never seen him before: an average family man who becomes a lethal vigilante unlike any ordinary action hero

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Outdoor Cinema: Raya And The Last Dragon

10th Oct 2021, 2:00pm

The Arts Centre

Walt Disney Animation Studios' Raya And The Last Dragon travels to the fantasy world of Kumandra, where humans and dragons lived together in harmony long ago.

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LAUNCH EVENT: Spanish and Latin American Studies Research Group (ESAL)

12th Oct 2021, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Edge Hill University – Main Building - M39

At this inaugural event, supported by the Institute for Social Responsibility (ISR), we welcome special guests the Paraguayan Ambassador, Genaro V. Pappalardo, who will bring us closer to Paraguay, Dr Joaquín Cortés who will talk about colonialism in Latin America, and Professor Anthony Grant who will share with us his knowledge about languages in contact.

Outdoor Cinema: In The Heights

12th Oct 2021, 7:00pm

The Arts Centre

The creator of “Hamilton” and the director of “Crazy Rich Asians” invite you to a cinematic event, where the streets are made of music and little dreams become big.

TRIBE// Rise

13th Oct 2021, 12:30pm

The Arts Centre

Intensely physical, powerful and uplifting dance, TRIBE//’s new outdoor work for four female dancers simmers with tension and emotional force.

TRIBE// Rise

13th Oct 2021, 2:30pm

The Arts Centre

Intensely physical, powerful and uplifting dance, TRIBE//’s new outdoor work for four female dancers simmers with tension and emotional force.

Outdoor Cinema: Singin' In The Rain

13th Oct 2021, 7:00pm

The Arts Centre

Classic musical comedy starring Gene Kelly, Donald O'Connor and Debbie Reynolds. Musical numbers include the famous title song and 'Make 'Em Laugh', 'Good Morning' and 'You Were Meant for Me'.

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Black History Month Event-Michael Gunning -I'm Proud to be a Black Swimmer

14th Oct 2021, 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Online

Students and Staff have been invited to attend an online conversation with Michael Gunning, international competitive swimmer on Thursday 14th October as part of our programme of events for Black History Month. Gunning will share his story of the challenges he has faced and he hopes to inspire those dealing with the same challenges.

Faculty of Education Postgraduate Programmes Webinar

14th Oct 2021, 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Online

Are you a teacher or education professional? Are you seeking to develop your practice and study for a postgraduate qualification? Join us online to find out about opportunities to develop skills in educational leadership, including accredited programmes. All programmes are delivered as blended learning.

Outdoor Cinema: Fast & Furious 9

14th Oct 2021, 7:00pm

The Arts Centre

Dom Toretto thought he'd left his outlaw life in the rear-view mirror, but not even he can outrun the past.

Black History Month - International Perspectives: The role of the arts, arts therapies and psychotherapies in supporting mental health in Black communities.

15th Oct 2021, 11:30am - 12:30pm

The Arts Centre

This is the first event of the Black History Month, Dance and Wellbeing series. This event explores some of the key issues relating to arts, art therapies and psychotherapies in relation to diversity and mental health awareness. The event will be facilitated by Dr Nisha Sajnani, who is the Director of the Drama Therapy program at New York University.

Black History Month - Research at Edge Hill University: Healing racial trauma, problems faced ‘post-Windrush’ and stories from modern slavery.

15th Oct 2021, 1:30pm - 3:00pm

The Arts Centre

This is the third event of the Black History Month, Dance and Wellbeing series. Based on research carried out at Edge Hill that examines the key themes of Black History Month, speakers will delve into the impact of racial trauma and how the arts and art therapies can help to heal division. There is also exploration of stories from trafficked people in the UK and a discussion about the effects of the Windrush Scandal on mental health.

Black History Month - Creative performances using soundscape, spoken word, silhouettes and movement to explore Black History Month

15th Oct 2021, 3:30pm - 7:00pm

The Arts Centre

The last event of the day is a series of performances will explore key issues. The first looks at the perception of ‘black’ and what it means to be a black woman. The second performance explores human trafficking and slavery since Brexit. Lastly is a silhouette performance looking at ideas around beauty, unconscious bias and a dance movement performance exploring oppression narratives.

Outdoor Cinema: Free Guy

15th Oct 2021, 7:00pm

The Arts Centre

Ryan Reynolds stars in this action-packed comedy as a bank teller who discovers he is actually a background player in an open world video game, and soon decides to become the hero of his own story.

A Rush Of Laughter Comedy Night

16th Oct 2021, 8:00pm

The Arts Centre

Join us for a fantastic evening of comedy with stars of TV Danny Mcloughlin, Yuriko Kotani and Troy Hawke.

Jungle Cruise

17th Oct 2021, 2:00pm

The Arts Centre

Dwayne Johnson and Emily Blunt star in this fantasy adventure based on the Disneyland theme park ride.

Black History Month - Diverse Voices: Minority Ethnic Alumni Panel

19th Oct 2021, 4:00pm - 5:10pm

Online

Three Edge Hill alumni - Ngunan Adamu, Claire Beerjeraz and Jay Chambers - will be taking part in Diverse Voices: Minority Ethnic Alumni Panel, a roundtable discussion about the lived experiences of Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic students.

Sirens, Men and Crabs (A Shipwrecked Odyssey)

19th Oct 2021, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Directed by Mark Bell (The Play That Goes Wrong). Prepare to be lured into a journey full of clowning and satire by the seductive song of the sirens!

Operating Department Practice and Paramedic Practice Drop-In Sessions

20th Oct 2021, 1:00pm - 5:00pm

St James’, Manchester

If you are interested in Operating Department Practice or Paramedic Practice at our Manchester campus, our drop-in sessions are for you. You will be able to: talk to tutors chat to current students take a tour of the clinical skills simulation suite. Our impressive facilities in Manchester include a mock operating theatre, simulated ambulance bay […]

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Judas And The Black Messiah

20th Oct 2021, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

FBI informant William O'Neal infiltrates the Illinois Black Panther Party and is tasked with keeping tabs on their charismatic leader, Chairman Fred Hampton.

Black History Month - Wilmington on Fire Screening and Directors Q&A

21st Oct 2021, 5:30pm - 8:15pm

Creative Edge - lecture theatre

Edge Hill’s International Centre on Racism will be screening the UK Premiere of Wilmington on Fire, a new and deeply impactful film about Black history. Following the film there will be a live Q&A with the director via video link so students and staff can learn why the events in Wilmington are so important and how he created the film.

Edge Hill Mela

22nd Oct 2021, 10:00am - 6:00pm

The Arts Centre

A festival celebrating Asian Arts, Music, Dance, Culture and Heritage with live music though out the day. Come and join us for free activities and performances for all the family

Fern Brady

23rd Oct 2021, 8:00pm

The Arts Centre

Following a sold out tour across Europe and Australia in 2019 and her most recent BBC stand up special Power & Chaos, Fern Brady brings her fifth solo show Autistic Bikini Queen on a nationwide tour.

Black History Month-Uprisings 1981: A Commemoration

24th Oct 2021, 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Museum of Liverpool

In April 1981 Brixton exploded in anger and that anger swept across UK inner cities in the summer of 1981. Liverpool 8 witnessed the longest and most costly of these uprisings. Join us for an afternoon of discussion, performance and photography reflecting on the events of 1981 in this 40th anniversary year. With national activists, artists and commentors we will remember the uprisings and consider their legacies and lessons for a new generation of Black Lives Matter and other anti-racist activists today.

Carmen

25th Oct 2021, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Performed by an incredible cast of seven dancers and set to an original Flamenco infused score Carmen is a story about individuality, freedom and love and the belief that our journey of twists and turns we call life is always valuable.

Born To Protest

26th Oct 2021, 1:00pm

The Arts Centre

Joseph Toonga works at the forefront of Hip Hop in the UK and internationally, and Born to Protest is the first outdoor work for his company Just Us Dance Theatre. It is part of a Hip Hop dance theatre trilogy he is creating to highlight black excellence and challenge racial stigma.

Born To Protest

26th Oct 2021, 4:00pm

The Arts Centre

Joseph Toonga works at the forefront of Hip Hop in the UK and internationally, and Born to Protest is the first outdoor work for his company Just Us Dance Theatre. It is part of a Hip Hop dance theatre trilogy he is creating to highlight black excellence and challenge racial stigma.

Black History Month Workshop 2: Learning, Living and Working better Together

27th Oct 2021, 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Business School - B101

A follow-up workshop to share the findings about the lived experiences of Black and minority students and staff. The purpose of the workshop is to have solution focused discussions about how we as individuals and as a community can work collaboratively to address the issues raised by the narrative of our lived experiences.

Born To Protest

27th Oct 2021, 1:00pm

The Arts Centre

Joseph Toonga works at the forefront of Hip Hop in the UK and internationally, and Born to Protest is the first outdoor work for his company Just Us Dance Theatre. It is part of a Hip Hop dance theatre trilogy he is creating to highlight black excellence and challenge racial stigma.

Born To Protest

27th Oct 2021, 4:00pm

The Arts Centre

Joseph Toonga works at the forefront of Hip Hop in the UK and internationally, and Born to Protest is the first outdoor work for his company Just Us Dance Theatre. It is part of a Hip Hop dance theatre trilogy he is creating to highlight black excellence and challenge racial stigma.

Bram Stoker's Dracula

27th Oct 2021, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

From Academy Award®-winning director Francis Ford Coppola comes the classic and chilling tale about the devastatingly seductive Transylvanian prince who travels from Eastern Europe to 19th-century London in search of human love.

In Conversation with Neil Fitzmaurice

28th Oct 2021, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

ICE is hosting "In Conversation with Neil Fitzmaurice" in collaboration with the Arts Centre. Carl Hunter will host the event and a Q&A will follow. There will be a welcome drink at 7.00pm and a 7.30pm start.