Fly No Filter Open Rehearsal – Wednesday 10th July 2019

    Wednesday 10 July 2019 11AM-3PM Judith E Wilson Drama Studio Faculty of English, West Road, Cambridge     Fly No Filter present an open rehearsal for their new work, Fenland’s Finest.    Newly written for the stage, Fenland’s Finest is a question of identity, health, and what happens when what defines you literally […]

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Bread Launch – Thursday 20th June 2019

An exciting new initiative, Bread Theatre and Film Company – is a fresh voice for minority narratives and creatives in Cambridge. Our vision is to create a more representative theatre space, and to capture oft-lacking diverse cultural heritage and rich contemporary context in the selection of plays, playwrights, and performers.   Bread‘s launch evening will […]

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World Factory Workshops – Monday 17th June 2019

  World Factory: the Workshop AHRC Doctoral Training Programme: University of Cambridge   MADE IN CHINA.      SOLD IN BRITAIN.     WORN BY YOU. From the factory floor to the catwalk, from Shanghai to London, World Factory weaves together stories of people connected by the global textile industry.  Riffing on our awareness of mass production […]

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Even the Walls have Ears – Thursday 20th June 2019 – PLEASE NOTE THIS EVENT IS NOW CANCELLED

Unfortunately, due to unforeseen circumstances, this performance has now been cancelled. Neighbours press glass beakers against their living room wall, doctors in disinfectant-drenched rooms hold cold stethoscopes against bare backs, Amazon Echoes sit squat and smug on kitchen counters, phones with touch screens dial through thinly-lined pockets. I take my headphones out to eavesdrop on you […]

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Karen Mac Cormack & Steve McCaffery poetry reading – 7th June 2019

Poetry Reading 7 pm, Judith E. Wilson Studio,  Faculty of English, 9 West Road, Cambridge CB3 9DP The Cambridge Theory, Criticism, and Culture Seminar presents a rare opportunity to hear from two leading contemporary avant-garde poets, Steve McCaffery and Karen Mac Cormack. STEVE McCAFFERY has been twice nominated for Canada’s Governor General’s Award and is […]

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Moon & Rob Oldham – Wednesday 12th June 2019

MOON  & ROB OLDHAM TWO FREE COMEDY SHOWS  12th June 2019 8pm start (7.30pm doors) 10pm Finish Judith E Wilson Drama Studio, Faculty of English, 9 West Road, Cambridge CB3 9DP   ROB OLDHAM: WORM’S RESOLVE After his 2018 Fringe debut, Worm’s Lament (The Guardian’s Top Shows of the Edinburgh Fringe), Rob Oldham is back. […]

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DRIFT READING SERIES – Sunday 2nd June 2019

DRIFT 6   An evening of performances showcasing the work of new poets.    Part of the ongoing DRIFT Reading Series, introducing new writers from Cambridge and, sometimes, elsewhere.   JUDITH E. WILSON STUDIO, ENGLISH FACULTY, 9 WEST ROAD, CAMBRIDGE 7.30 – 9.00 P.M.   Free entry and all are welcome!

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Permutation, Being, Flux – Sunday 9th June 2019

Permutation, Being, Flux 9 June, 2019  6:00 – 7:00 PM Judith E. Wilson Drama Studio   Faculty of English  West Road  Cambridge  CB3 9DP   This event is a participatory experimental music installation led by composer Jorge Gomez Abrante. The audience are invited to explore the installation and interpret scores from experimental composers such as Carla Cao, Jorge Gomez, […]

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Bamako (2006) Decolonise English Film Screening – 24 May 2019

    Bamako (2006) by Abderrahmane Sissako “Bamako is an imaginative indictment of post-colonial economic policies in Africa. The film depicts a mock trial taking place in the courtyard of a house in Bamako, the capital of Mali: the people of Africa versus the IMF and the World Bank. As these proceedings reveal the crippling […]

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Drama & Performance Seminars – 9 May (Launch) & 23 May & 6 June

  Drama & Performance Seminar series   The Drama & Performance Seminar series aims to explore questions of performance within theatrical contexts both contemporary and historical, with a special emphasis on ideas of the dramatic and performance in practice   Judith E Wilson Drama Studio Faculty of English 9 West Road, Cambridge CB3 9DP   […]

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