Tipping Point by Ockham's Razor
Friday 13 May 2016 to Sunday 15 May 2016
Tipping Point is set in the round; the audience drawn in close, as the action veers from catastrophe to mastery. The five performers, enclosed within the circle of the stage, transform simple metal poles into a rich landscape of images
Moscow State Symphony Orchestra
Wednesday 18 May 2016
This concert of Russian greats opens in buoyant mood with Prokifiev’s folk-inspired Russian Overture. Shostakovich’s fiery and exhilarating Violin Concerto No.1 makes huge demands of the soloist and award-winning Nikita Boriso-Glebsky rises to the task with a breathtaking virtuosic performance.
Monday 13 June 2016
Matt Cardle shot to fame when he was crowned the winner of The X Factor in 2010, in the show's most successful series, watched by over 19.1 million people. His phenomenal vocals won over the public and he’s since gone on to have a number of enormous hits including three-week #1 ‘When We Collide’, ‘First Time Ever I Saw Your Face’ and Top 10 hit ‘Loving You’ with Spice Girl Melanie C
Comedy Live: Phil Wang
Friday 24 June 2016
Comedy Live at the Corn Exchange presents the very best up and coming stand-up comedians on the scene! Perfect for couples, groups of friends and colleagues, Comedy Live provides a stylish, cabaret setting whilst enjoying pre-ordered refreshments from our Comedy Live Grub & Glug Menu.
Goodnight mister Tom
Tue 03/05/16 to Sat 07/05/16
The Olivier award-winning Chichester Festival Theatre production of Goodnight Mister Tom returns to the stage starring David Troughton (The Archers). Now a modern classic, Michelle Magorian’s wonderfully uplifting tale is brought gloriously to life in this magical stage adaptation by David Wood.
Mon 23/05/16 to Sat 28/05/16
‘Best Play’ award-winner Shadowlands is the beautiful and moving drama about life and loss, but ultimately, love.This touching story, hailed as one of the most extraordinary love stories of our time, follows C.S. Lewis, the famous author of The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe, living as distinguished, academic bachelor in Oxford. Life is comfortable and certain. But then the unexpected happens – he falls in love.
Travels with my aunt
Mon 06/06/16 to Sat 11/06/16
Henry Pulling is a retired suburban bank manager with a penchant for dahlias. He meets his eccentric Aunt Augusta, who persuades him to go with her to Brighton, Paris, Istanbul and across the world to Paraguay.
Mon 20/06/16 to Sat 25/06/16
An ageing tyrant’s whimsical decision to divide his kingdom tears his family apart, sparks catastrophic civil war and destroys all that he has. Driven from his home, King Lear endures madness and great suffering as he battles a great storm. Yet with madness he finds reason, after betrayal he discovers loyalty, and through his suffering a better world emerges.
Crawling with Life: Flower drawings from the Henry Rogers Broughton Bequest
02/02/2016 to 08/05/2016
Spiders, snails, beetles, butterflies, moths, frogs and lizards are just some of the living creatures painted amongst the flowers in the Museum’s botanical paintings and drawings.
Death on the Nile: Uncovering the afterlife of ancient Egypt
23/02/2016 to 22/05/2016
The first major exhibition for the Fitzwilliam’s 2016 bicentenary celebrations goes beyond the images of mummies, pharaohs and mystery often associated with ancient Egypt. It shows how coffin design developed over 4,000 years, reflecting significant changes both in the status of affluent ancient Egyptians and in the gods that were important to them.
Monday to Friday throughout the year (subject to availability), 10.45am and 11.45am. The Introducing IWM Duxford Tour is a free 20-minute tour of AirSpace, giving visitors an insight into IWM Duxford’s impressive history, the museum today and how to make the most of your visit. Please note that this tour operates subject to availability on the day.