The Arts

If you'd like to see or do something creative - art, film, theatre or writing, we have something for you!

Creative Writing Workshop, LICA Seminar Room 4, 2pm – 3.30pm

Write, share and discuss in this workshop led by Dr Zoe Lambert from the Department of English and Creative Writing.

If These Walls Could Talk, LICA Seminar Room 5, 3pm – 4pm

Call in and share your true stories of living and working and socialising in Lancaster

Shaping the Story of the Future, LICA Seminar Room 6

Ever wondered how the future is made? Learn how to tell your story of life in Lancaster in the year 2050 with a professional story-teller and Lancaster University’s social futurists.

LifeMirror, LICA Event Space

What does Lancaster mean to you? Come and take part in this crowd-sourced cinema project.

Storytelling Machine, LICA Event Space

Can a machine understand feelings? Take part in a demonstration of how machines are being used to explore compassion.

Sharing Skills in the Sharing City, LICA Imagination Lab

Staff and visitors come together to share sewing and yarn skills. Bring something to repair or upcycle to the workshops at 11am and 1.30pm or join a talk at 12.30pm or 3.30pm.

Legally Blonde: The Musical, Nuffield Theatre, 2pm

When her boyfriend dumps her, sorority sweetheart Elle Woods decides to follow him to Harvard Law School to win him back, and then discovers she has more legal savvy than she ever imagined.

OPEN, Peter Scott Gallery

Join us for a drink in the gallery, find out more about our OPEN programme and try out ‘Playing Up’, a game for kids and their grown-ups to play together.

Music at the Chaplaincy

Come and see performances by our Gospel Choir, Pentecostal Gospel Choir, Folk Society and others

The World’s Just Around the Corner, Department of Languages and Cultures Resource Centre, Upstairs in Bowland North

Come upstairs and join us in the Department of Languages and Cultures and have some fun with foreign languages and their cultures. Test yourself on a quiz and be your own translator.

Myths about English: Talk at 12pm, Bowland North Seminar Room 17

We all have ideas, beliefs and opinions about the English language. But are they true or just myths?

Drawing in the Ruskin Library 

Find out more about Ruskin, the award-winning Library building or try one of our ‘walk-in’ drawing workshops – all materials and natural objects provided.