CIVICS Paintings and Ceramics by André Stitt

13th Nov 2017, 10:00am

Edge Hill University – Main Building

CIVICS brings together a significant number of works by renowned visual and performance artist André Stitt including work based on several research trips to Skelmersdale. Runs until 26th April 2018. 10am - 7pm Monday to Friday.

The Party

21st Feb 2018, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

From acclaimed British filmmaker Sally Potter "a star-studded black comedy about a disastrous dinner party that reflects the dark state of the nation" The Guardian. Cast includes Emily Mortimer, Cillian Murphy, Kristin Scott Thomas, and Timothy Spall. Cert: 15

NT Live, Encore: Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

22nd Feb 2018, 7:00pm

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Following his smash hit production of A Streetcar Named Desire, Benedict Andrews’ ‘thrilling revival’ (New York Times) stars Sienna Miller alongside, Jack O’Connell and Colm Meaney. Cert 15

UK Launch of the Oxford Handbook of Dance and Wellbeing

23rd Feb 2018, 9:30am

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Professor Vicky Karkou holds a Chair of Dance at Edge Hill University leading the research theme of arts and wellbeing. A qualified dance teacher, researcher and dance movement psychotherapist, she has lengthy experience of working with diverse clinical populations in different settings. FREE EVENT

Jazz in The Red Bar

26th Feb 2018, 8:00pm

The Arts Centre

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!

Numbered Days

26th Feb 2018, 2:30pm

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A stark look at love in the digital age, challenging the age-old question of whether love really can overcome anything. Written by Ryan Leder, winner of Edge Hill's Dame Janet Suzman Playwriting Prize.

Numbered Days

27th Feb 2018, 7:30pm

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A stark look at love in the digital age, challenging the age-old question of whether love really can overcome anything. Written by Ryan Leder, winner of Edge Hill's Dame Janet Suzman Playwriting Prize.

Antony Rowland

28th Feb 2018, 7:30pm

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Winner of the Manchester 2012 Poetry Prize, Anthony Rowland's collection 'M' is an ode to Manchester, tackling the contemporary themes of terrorism, industrial decline, and Icelandic violence. Plus readings by Valzhyna Mort and Zayneb Allak.

The Snowman

28th Feb 2018, 7:30pm

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When an elite crime squad's lead detective investigates the disappearance of a victim on the first snow of winter, he fears an elusive serial killer may be active again. Stars Michael Fassbender. Cert: 15

BEAUTiFUL

1st Mar 2018, 8:00pm

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Exploring love and sexuality from the female point of view, BEAUTiFUL is a new dance theatre work choreographed and directed by the award-winning Sally Marie, Artistic Director of Sweetshop Revolution. Recommended for age 16 years +

Mapdance

2nd Mar 2018, 8:00pm

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Mapdance offers an enticingly varied set of exciting commissions of new works by renowned and upcoming international contemporary choreographers.

Open Mic Night

5th Mar 2018, 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!

Alan Bissett: The Moira Monologues

6th Mar 2018, 8:00pm

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For the first time ever in England, Alan Bissett presents a double-bill of his rip-roaring 'one woman shows' The Moira MONOLOGUES and its sequel (MORE) MOIRA MONOLOGUES, winner of a prestigious Fringe First award at Edinburgh in 2017. "..howlingly funny and unnervingly sharp and poetic.”  5 STARS The Scotsman

Student Talent Night

7th Mar 2018, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

Celebrating the student talent of Edge Hill University! Come and support those performing, or why not show off your talents and book a slot. Expect anything and everything! FREE, just turn up!

Goodbye Christopher Robin

7th Mar 2018, 7:30pm

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A rare glimpse into the relationship between beloved children's author A. A. Milne (Domhnall Gleeson) and his son Christopher Robin (Will Tilston), whose toys inspired the magical world of Winnie the Pooh. Cert: PG

Stealing Sheep: BIG WOWS

9th Mar 2018, 8:00pm

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Edge Hill's Arts Centre present an exclusive new show from Liverpool's female powered trio 'Stealing Sheep'. Preview their brand new album tracks ahead of release and experience a fantastic bespoke experience. A show that will make you go 'WOW'!!

Hardeep Singh Kohli: Alternative, Fact

10th Mar 2018, 8:00pm

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Critically acclaimed and performed to packed houses at Edinburgh' Festival Fringe, join Hardeep as he gives his unique take on the political climate combined with his trademark ‘quick witted patter' ★★★★ The Skinny.

Reverb

12th Mar 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. FREE, just turn up!

The Troth

13th Mar 2018, 7:30pm

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Akademi’s new physical dance work tells a gripping wartime story of love and loss. Marking the centenary of World War I, choreographer Gary Clarke unfolds the poignant narrative through dance, music and silent film.

The Art of the Modern Big Band

14th Mar 2018, 7:30pm

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Following their highly successful show 'The Big Band Story', Edge Hill's very own big band present an exciting programme of more contemporary big band music. TICKETS are FREE!

10

15th Mar 2018, 8:00pm

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National Dance Award Nominees Company Chameleon rewind and fast forward in the world premiere of a new triple bill celebrating their 10th anniversary year.

Under Milk Wood

20th Mar 2018, 7:30pm

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An Island Expressionism - a season of plays including Dylan Thomas' great play Under Milk Wood, presented by Edge Hill's 2nd Year Drama Students.

Under Milk Wood

21st Mar 2018, 7:30pm

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An Island Expressionism - a season of plays including Dylan Thomas' beautiful bawdy great play Under Milk Wood, presented by Edge Hill's 2nd Year Drama Students.

Breathe

21st Mar 2018, 7:30pm

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Based on a true story starring Andrew Garfield and Claire Foy, Breathe is an inspirational and highly emotional celebration of bravery and human possibility, a love story about living every breath as though it's your last. Cert: 12A

The Dog Beneath the Skin

22nd Mar 2018, 7:30pm

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An Island Expressionism - a season of plays including W. H. Arden & Christopher Isherwood's satire on fascism The Dog Beneath the Skin, presented by Edge Hill's 2nd Year Drama Students.

NT Live: Julius Caesar

22nd Mar 2018, 7:00pm

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Broadcast live from The Bridge Theatre, London, and starring Ben Whishaw (The Danish Girl), Michelle Fairley (Game of Thrones), David Calder (The Lost City of Z) and David Morrissey (The Walking Dead).

The Other Animals

23rd Mar 2018, 7:30pm

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An Island Expressionism - a season of plays including The Other Animals by controversial sometime leader of the folk revival, Ewan MacColl. Presented by Edge Hill's 2nd Year Drama Students.

The Dog Beneath the Skin

24th Mar 2018, 7:30pm

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An Island Expressionism - a season of plays including W. H. Auden & Christopher Isherwood's satire on fascism The Dog Beneath the Skin, presented by Edge Hill's 2nd Year Drama Students.

The Other Animals

24th Mar 2018, 2:30pm

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An Island Expressionism - a season of plays including The Other Animals by Ewan MacColl, controversial sometime leader of the folk revival. Presented by Edge Hill's 2nd Year Drama Students.

Jazz in The Red Bar

26th Mar 2018, 8:00pm

The Arts Centre

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!

Film Stars Don’t Die in Liverpool

28th Mar 2018, 7:30pm

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Based on Peter Turner’s memoir following the playful but passionate relationship between Turner (Jamie Bell) and the eccentric Academy Award®-winning actress Gloria Grahame (Annette Bening). Cert: 15

Murder on the Orient Express

4th Apr 2018, 7:30pm

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Kenneth Branagh directs and leads an all-star cast, including Johnny Depp, Penélope Cruz, Willem Dafoe, Olivia Colman and Judi Dench, in this thrilling mystery based on Agatha Christie's best-selling novel. Cert: 12A

RSC Live: Macbeth

11th Apr 2018, 7:00pm

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This contemporary production of Shakespeare’s darkest psychological thriller marks both Christopher Eccleston’s RSC debut and the return of Niamh Cusack to the Company.

Reverb

16th Apr 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. FREE, just turn up!

NT Live, Encore: Macbeth

14th Jun 2018, 7:00pm

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Shakespeare’s most intense and terrifying tragedy, directed by Rufus Norris (London Road. Rory Kinnear (Young Marx, Othello) and Anne-Marie Duff (Oil, Suffragette) return to the National Theatre to play Macbeth and Lady Macbeth.

RSC Live: Romeo & Juliet

18th Jul 2018, 7:00pm

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The most famous story of love at first sight explodes with intense passion and an irresistible desire for change, but leads all too quickly to heartbreaking consequences.

RSC Live: The Merry Wives of Windsor

12th Sep 2018, 7:00pm

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Down on his luck in the suburbs, John Falstaff plans to hustle his way to a comfortable retirement by seducing the wives of two wealthy men.