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Escher String Quartet

Wed 29 April, 7:30pm
Martin Hall Theatre
£12 / £10 conc / £5 studentsBook Tickets

NB: We have some free tickets available for this concert for people aged 8-25.
In 2013, the Escher String Quartet became one of the very few chamber ensembles to be awarded the prestigious Avery Fischer Career Grant and according to the Guardian, they are ‘clearly one of the finest quartets of their generation’.

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University Choir Spring Concert

Wed 20 May, 7:30pm
Cope Auditorium
£7 / £5 studentsBook Tickets

Spring is in the air! That means that the time has come for the University Choir Spring Concert. Following their Christmas Concert, the choir, made up of staff members, students and local community will present a variety of choruses and solos. The programme will be announced later in the year.

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Martin Simpson, Andy Cutting and Nancy Kerr

Wed 3 June, 7:30pm
Cope Auditorium
£12 / £10 conc / £5 studentsBook Tickets

Martin Simpson has often said that playing music with likes of Andy and Nancy makes him a better player and in this trio he will be mainly playing guitars and banjos, singing and grinning from ear to ear. We’re looking forward to seeing that grin!

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Literature and Talks

There are currently no events scheduled.



NT Live - The Hard Problem

Thu 16 April, 7:00pm
Cope Auditorium
£10Book Tickets

Acclaimed playwright Tom Stoppard (Shakespeare in Love, Arcadia, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead) returns to the National Theatre with his highly-anticipated new play The Hard Problem, about Hilary, a young psychology researcher at a brainscience institute, who is nursing a private sorrow and a troubling question at work. Directed by Nicholas Hytner (Othello, Hamlet, One Man, Two Guvnors).

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NT Live - Man and Superman

Thu 14 May, 7:00pm
Cope Auditorium
£10Book Tickets

Academy Award® nominee Ralph Fiennes (The English Patient, Schindler’s List; Oedipus at the National Theatre) plays Jack Tanner in this exhilarating reinvention of Shaw’s witty, provocative classic. A romantic comedy, an epic fairytale, a fiery philosophical debate, Man and Superman asks fundamental questions about how we live.

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NT Live - Hamlet

Thu 15 October, 7:00pm
Cope Auditorium
£10Book Tickets

Academy Award® nominee Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock, The Imitation Game, Frankenstein at the National Theatre) takes on the title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy.

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Other University Events


Take One Book

From: Wed 1 April, 12:00am
To: Thu 23 April, 12:00am
Pilkington Library
Ticket information TBC

Open Secret present an exhibition of work made in response to Jeanette Winterson’s autobiography
“Why be Happy When You Could be Normal?”

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