What's on this week at the University of Leicester

Posted by mjs76 at Nov 28, 2010 09:00 AM |
Events from Monday 29 November to Sunday 5 December 2010

Monday 29 November 2010

The Cecilian Singers

Recital to the Leicester Literary and Philosophical Society.

Pulled Apart by Horses

Plus Gay for Johnny Depp.

Tuesday 30 November 2010

Lunchtime Soundbite

Singing for fun with John Gull (and class).

  • Embrace Arts, 12.45pm, free, More information

    Physics and Poetry of the Northern Lights

    Public talk by poet/storyteller Siobhan Logan for the Leicester Physics Centre.

    Wednesday 1 December 2010

    Department of Criminology Postgraduate Open Afternoon

    Find out about Masters degrees available in the Department.

    Language, identity and interaction in Facebook

    Public seminar by Ruth Page (School of English); part of the Linguistics Seminar Series.

    Fishing for Complement: Innate targeting of microbial pathogens - cancelled

    The Frank May Prize Lecture 2010, given by Dr Russell Wallis. Cancelled due to weather conditions

    Stromalites: microbes making rocks

    Lecture by Dr Kenneth McNamara (Cambridge) for the Leicester Literary and Philosophical Society.

    Thursday 2 December 2010

    Lunchtime Soundbite

    Guthlaxton College Chamber Orchestra and College Choir.

  • Embrace Arts, 12.45pm, free, More information

    The Limits to Human Performance: Lesson from Olympia - cancelled

    Public lecture by Dr Harry B Rossiter. Part of the Olympics 2012 lecture series. Cancelled due to weather conditions

    The Story of The Story of England - sold out

    Public lecture by popular TV historian Michael Wood. Please note that admission is by ticket only and all tickets are sold out.

    • New Lecture Theatre, Fielding Johnson Building South Wing, 6.30pm, More information

    Alan Skidmore with the Nick Haslam Band

    Music at the Arts Bar: the best in regional jazz and blues.

    Friday 3 December 2010

    The Most Effective Workshop Leader

    Workshop organised by Speakeasy Theatre.

    The Real Thing by Tom Stoppard

    Production by LUTheatre.

    Saturday 4 December 2010

    Christmas garden tour and wreath-making workshop

    Identify plants associated with Christmas and make your own wreath.

    • Botanic Garden, 2.00pm, £15 (includes materials and refreshments), More information

    University of Leicester Chamber Choir

    Music for Advent. Conductor: Mike Rule

    The Real Thing by Tom Stoppard

    Production by LUTheatre.

    The Courteeners

    Sold out.

    Sunday 5 December 2010

    Clarendon Park Christmas Fair

    Stalls, entertainment and lights switch-on. A collaboration between the University, the Students' Union, the City Council and local businesses.

    The Princess of the Rainforest

    Presented by Cusan Theatre. For 3+ years. With after-show workshop for all the family (£2).

  • Embrace Arts, 2.30pm, £6, More information

    The Real Thing by Tom Stoppard

    Production by LUTheatre.

    Ongoing exhibitions

    Passion2Print

    2 October to 11 December 2010