Jazz in The Red Bar

29th Apr 2019, 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!

Plays Present #1

2nd May 2019, 6:00pm

The Arts Centre

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The Free Radicals present the first of a series of readings of writing for the stage by emerging playwrights from Edge Hill.

Rita Tushingham In Conversation – CANCELLED

10th May 2019, 3:00pm

The Arts Centre

The iconic Liverpool screen actor, a key performer and face of UK cinema in the ‘60’s, will discuss her films ('A Taste Of Honey', 'The Knack', 'Girl With Green Eyes' etc) and reflect on class, cinema and the north with Danny Leigh, Senior Curator for Fiction at the British Film Institute and Professor Roger Shannon, Edge Hill University.

Beyond the Edge

23rd May 2019, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

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Enjoy a summer's evening of magical circus treats for all the family on the beautiful Edge Hill University campus!

Beyond the Edge

25th May 2019, 11:00am

The Arts Centre

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The ever-marvellous Circus Sensible returns to Edge Hill this May, teaming up with some of our most talented students to give you BEYOND THE EDGE, packed as always with circus spectacle, comic capers and tantalising tricks.

Beyond the Edge

25th May 2019, 2:30pm

The Arts Centre

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The ever-marvellous Circus Sensible returns to Edge Hill this May, teaming up with some of our most talented students to give you BEYOND THE EDGE, packed as always with circus spectacle, comic capers and tantalising tricks.

RSC Live: The Taming of the Shrew

5th Jun 2019, 7:00pm

The Arts Centre

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Justin Audibert (Snow in Midsummer, The Jew of Malta) turns Shakespeare’s fierce, energetic comedy of gender and materialism on its head to offer a fresh perspective on its portrayal of hierarchy and power.

NT Live, Encore: All My Sons

7th Jun 2019, 7:00pm

The Arts Centre

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Broadcast live from The Old Vic in London, Academy Award-winner Sally Field (Steel Magnolias, Brothers & Sisters) and Bill Pullman (The Sinner, Independence Day) star in Arthur Miller’s blistering drama All My Sons.

A Midsummer Night’s Dream (An Adaptation)

11th Jun 2019, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

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Full of fantasy, frivolity, play and farce, A Moonsummer’s Midcup is the Shakespearean show from all of your mystical dreams. Traverse the tangled web of L-O-V-E through the bold and beautiful vision of our beloved Bard... with a gendered twist.

First Person

20th Jun 2019, 11:00am

The Arts Centre

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Welcome to First Person - your race to the top of life's success mountain. Do you want to prosper in the cut-throat world of adulthood and find happiness? Then First Person will prepare you for the climb to the summit of life's health, wealth and wellbeing peaks.

First Person

20th Jun 2019, 12:30pm

The Arts Centre

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Welcome to First Person - your race to the top of life's success mountain. Do you want to prosper in the cut-throat world of adulthood and find happiness? Then First Person will prepare you for the climb to the summit of life's health, wealth and wellbeing peaks.

First Person

20th Jun 2019, 2:00pm

The Arts Centre

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Welcome to First Person - your race to the top of life's success mountain. Do you want to prosper in the cut-throat world of adulthood and find happiness? Then First Person will prepare you for the climb to the summit of life's health, wealth and wellbeing peaks.

First Person

21st Jun 2019, 11:00am

The Arts Centre

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Welcome to First Person - your race to the top of life's success mountain. Do you want to prosper in the cut-throat world of adulthood and find happiness? Then First Person will prepare you for the climb to the summit of life's health, wealth and wellbeing peaks.

First Person

21st Jun 2019, 12:30pm

The Arts Centre

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Welcome to First Person - your race to the top of life's success mountain. Do you want to prosper in the cut-throat world of adulthood and find happiness? Then First Person will prepare you for the climb to the summit of life's health, wealth and wellbeing peaks.

First Person

21st Jun 2019, 2:00pm

The Arts Centre

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Welcome to First Person - your race to the top of life's success mountain. Do you want to prosper in the cut-throat world of adulthood and find happiness? Then First Person will prepare you for the climb to the summit of life's health, wealth and wellbeing peaks.

Jazz in The Red Bar

24th Jun 2019, 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!

Shotton & Shout – Edge Hill University Big Band

10th Jul 2019, 7:30pm

The Arts Centre

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The Edge Hill University Big Band will be joined by two highly regarded tenor saxophonists for an evening of exciting big band jazz. Phil Shotton and special guest, from South Africa, Dan Shout will be featured with music from across the big band genre, including compositions by Dan Shout.

The Tempest

14th Jul 2019, 3:00pm

The Arts Centre

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Performed by Illyria, the Open Air Theatre Company in the beautiful setting of the Rock Garden. Please dress for the weather both rain or shine and bring a low-backed chair or rug to sit on.

Jazz in The Red Bar

22nd Jul 2019, 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!

NT Live: The Lehman Trilogy

25th Jul 2019, 7:00pm

The Arts Centre

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The story of a family and a company that changed the world, told in three parts on a single evening. Academy Award-winner Sam Mendes (Skyfall, The Ferryman) directs Simon Russell Beale, Adam Godley and Ben Miles who play the Lehman Brothers, their sons and grandsons.

RSC Live: Measure for Measure

31st Jul 2019, 7:00pm

The Arts Centre

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When a young novice nun is compromised by a corrupt official, who offers to save her brother from execution in return for sex, she has no idea where to turn for help. When she threatens to expose him, he tells her that no one would believe her. Shakespeare wrote this play in the early 1600s, yet it remains astonishingly resonant today.

NT Live, Encore: Small Island

11th Sep 2019, 7:00pm

The Arts Centre

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Andrea Levy’s Orange Prize-winning novel Small Island comes to life in an epic new theatre adaptation. Experience the play in cinemas, filmed live on stage as part of National Theatre Live’s 10th birthday.

Margaret Atwood: Live In Cinemas (Encore)

25th Sep 2019, 7:00pm

The Arts Centre

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On Tuesday, September 10th, the wait is over….The Testaments, Margaret Atwood’s highly anticipated sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale, is revealed. The momentous literary event will be celebrated with an exclusive live cinema broadcast, as Fane Productions present an evening with the Canadian novelist, poet, literary critic and inventor.

Amusical

26th Sep 2019, 8:00pm

The Arts Centre

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Amusical is a celebration by the comedy world of all things West End. A handful of comedians will go up against each other to perform their favourite musical theatre song.

NT Live, Encore: One Man, Two Guvnors

26th Sep 2019, 7:00pm

The Arts Centre

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Featuring a Tony Award-winning performance from host of the The Late Late Show, James Corden, the hilarious West End and Broadway hit One Man, Two Guvnors returns to cinemas to mark National Theatre Live’s 10th birthday.

A Rush Of Laughter Comedy Night

28th Sep 2019, 8:00pm

The Arts Centre

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Saturday 28th September 8:00pm A Rush Of Laughter Comedy Night Join us for a fantastic evening of comedy, with stars of TV Ian Smith (Sweat The Small Stuff, Popatron), Robert White (Britain’s Got Talent) and Darren Harriot (Live At The Apollo, Russell Howard’s Stand Up Central. Hosted by Adam Rushton. Tickets: £10 / £8 concs […]

Nick Helm: Phoenix From The Flames

4th Oct 2019, 8:00pm

The Arts Centre

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Resurrected from the ashes, come and witness two time Edinburgh Comedy Award Nominee and International Treasure In Waiting shaking his ass, singing songs and righting wrongs. You don’t deserve this...

Fern Brady: Power & Chaos

7th Nov 2019, 8:00pm

The Arts Centre

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As seen on Live from the BBC, Live from the Comedy Store, The Russell Howard Hour, and Live at the Apollo Fern is one of the UK’s hottest comedy stars. Known for being totally unique and completely fearless her new show will tackle sexuality, feminism, power, Brexit, Britishness, Scottishness and nationality all with her caustic wit, exceptional writing and electric stage craft.

James Acaster: COLD LASAGNE HATE MYSELF 1999

23rd Nov 2019, 8:00pm

The Arts Centre

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One time I bought a lasagne from the supermarket, heated it up in the oven and ate a bit of it and it wasn't very nice so I put it in the fridge because it felt wrong to dump a whole lasagne in the bin and then later on I ate a spoonful of the cold lasagne because I was drunk and it was absolutely delicious.