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
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
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
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
VETO perform John Hughes’ timeless classic.
LUTG Presents: The 39 Steps
19th – 21 June
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
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.
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 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
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.