Short Scruffs, a street performance company comprising two Edge Hill alumni, created a colourful circus performance for children as part of the 2019 Ormskirk Gingerbread festival. Crystal Quinney Barella and Dan Thomas, who graduated from Edge Hill University in 2018, secured funding from Arts Council England to develop the show which involved a small-scale circus […]
Over 100 Edge Hill students attended Liverpool Sound City 2019 to perform, film, shadow professionals or just enjoy the three-day event – all for free as part of the University’s partnership with the festival. Music Production students Adam Charo, aka Podge, and David Hughes, aka Charity Shop Pop, were part of a showcase run by […]
Musical Theatre students from Edge Hill University have been able to gain invaluable experience courtesy of the Student Opportunity Fund.
Edge Hill Drama students have boosted their employability thanks to director, actor and radio presenter Stefan Escreet who delivered a workshop and shared a wealth of industry knowledge.
Acclaimed conductor John Rigby and celebrated director and choreographer Nikki Woollaston have taken time out of their hectic schedules to hold masterclasses and discussion sessions with Edge Hill University students.
Music, Sound and Drama graduate James Overend spoke up about online safety by lending his voice to a new online resource created by educational charity Ariel Trust.
Edge Hill works with English National Ballet (ENB) and Merseyside Dance Initiative (MDI) providing volunteers to assist with its Dance for Parkinson’s programme.
Musical Theatre’s tutor-led vocal student ensemble company, Double Edge, provided a programme of music to commemorate Armistice Day at World of Glass in St Helens.
BAFTA nominated musical theatre practitioner Benjamin Till, was impressed by Edge Hill students when they participated in an early read through of the script for his new musical Em.
Tom embraced the opportunity to begin his career in dance whilst still studying. His commitment to his course and extra-curricular studies with the dance group EdgeFWD led to an early breakthrough in the professional dance scene.