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South Asian Design

19th May 2017– 10th June 2018

Manchester Art Gallery

This exhibition, spanning the last three centuries, gives a taste of designs and techniques from this incredibly creative, resourceful and culturally diverse part of the world. Historic ceramics, textiles and metalwork from Manchester City Galleries’ historic collections have been specially conserved for display in this exhibition.

LUTG Presents: The Hound of the Baskervilles 

6-8th June 7:30pm

Jack Hylton Rooms

In LUTG’s latest production, Holmes and Watson tackle their most spine-chilling mystery in this updated classic – with suspense, humour, and terror.

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

8th-15th June

Lancaster Grand

Glyn Robbins adapts C. S. Lewis’ classic novel with Footlights theatre company. Join them on a magical mystery tour to the land of Narnia.

LUTG Presents: Dunsinane

11th-13th June

Brandigg room, Barker House

LUTG take on David Grieg’s play, Dunsinane, which follows the defeat of Macbeth by Malcolm and an English army in the Battle of Dunsinane at the end of William Shakespeare’s play Macbeth.

Russel T Davies In Conversation With Maxine Peake

12th June

Manchester Royal Exchange

Screenwriter and television producer Russel T Davies, and Exchange Associate Artist Maxine Peake are brought together in conversation on stage at the Royal Exchange Theatre for one night only.

VETO Presents: The Breakfast Club

13th-14th June

The Storey

VETO perform John Hughes’ timeless classic.

LUTG Presents: The 39 Steps 

19th – 21 June

Dalton Rooms

Four actors play a minimum of one hundred and thirty-nine roles in this hilarious spy thriller! Featuring a chase on a train, an escape on a bridge, a theatrical plane crash and a death defying finale!

 

 

Fine Art Degree Show – Under Construction

20th June – 30th June

Peter Scott Gallery

When spaces are under construction they are transient, dynamic and full of potential, a state which parallels the ebb and flow of our work and our development through university. Third year BA (Hons) Fine Art students at Lancaster University will showcase their hard work in the Final Degree Show ‘Under Construction’.

Glyndebourne: Madama Butterfly

21st June, 6:30pm

The Dukes

Madama Butterfly is a classic love story that never fails to move, a tragic romance that sweeps you along in the intensity of its action. Sung in Italian with English subtitles, and broadcast live from Glyndebourne, it will be a magical evening.

 

Carousel

26th-30th June

Lancaster Grand

MADOS present their latest production, Carousel. In this classic story, set in New England around 1873, Billy Bigelow works on a carousel when he meets and falls in love with Julie Jordan.

The Edinburgh Fringe Preview Showcase, 

29th June – 1st July 2018

The Storey

The Storey brings you a spectacular showcase of dance, theatre, kids entertainment and comedy as part of their Fringe Preview event. And the best part is, it’s completely free.

 

 

The Three Musketeers

3rd July – 18th August

Williamson Park

For those still in Lancaster over the summer, The Dukes play in the park is a summer treat not to be missed. Inventive stagecraft, witty dialogue and energetic swordplay will bring Alexandre Dumas’ classic novel to life in a brand new adaptation with a thoroughly modern twist.