College of Arts and Law events

Young Pilgrims

Young Pilgrims

Dates
Friday 17 June 2022 (20:00-22:00)
Location
Digbeth, The Crossing
musical-heritage-students
24Mar

Ceremony: Pop Comes to Campus

Dates
Thursday 24 March (09:00) - Friday 28 October 2022 (19:00)
Location
Foyer - Bramall Music Building
Description
Researchers are ripping open the pages of the student newspapers, exploring the gig culture on campus, and curating a public exhibition featuring archive material in partnership with Birmingham Music Archive.
sing for the city
26Apr

Sing for the City

Dates
Tuesday 26 April (19:30) - Tuesday 28 June 2022 (21:30)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Description
We invite local residents to join students and staff of the University of Birmingham to share and perform music by popular and rock artists connected to the region.
world-face-image
16May

The Equality Shakespeare Festival

Dates
Monday 16 May (00:00) - Wednesday 15 June 2022 (00:00)
Location
Online - a link will be sent to you before the event
Description
The Festival celebrates and explores the ways in which Shakespeare can be used to further equality, social justice, inclusivity, diversity and international collaboration.
xray315
25May

Philosophy Society Seminar Series

Dates
Wednesday 25 May 2022 (15:15-17:00)
Location
Room 149 ERI building, Zoom
Description
Philosophy Society seminar given by Kate Greasley (University of Oxford).
26May

The Salon Presents: Trust and Mental Health

Dates
Thursday 26 May 2022 (13:00-14:00)
Location
Online - a link will be sent to you before the event
Description
The Salon aims to recreate stimulating, interdisciplinary discussions, which maximise ideas and collaborations and slot discretely into busy schedules.
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1Jun

The Humanities, the Social Sciences, and Climate Change

Dates
Wednesday 1 June 2022 (15:00-16:00)
Location
Arts Building, Danford Room, Room 224
Description
IGES-BRIHC Postgraduate Workshop discussing the role of the humanities and social sciences in addressing the challenges of climate change.
women-and-the-environment
7Jun

Women, the environment and sustainability

Dates
Tuesday 7 June 2022 (18:00-20:00)
Location
Aston Webb Main Lecture Theatre (C-Block)
Description
Join us to look at the impact climate change is having on women, and innovative solutions being generated and researched into resolving this issue.
conversion-therapy-315
8Jun

Conditions to Cure?

Dates
Wednesday 8 June 2022 (17:00-18:30)
Location
Teaching and Learning Building lecture room 2
Description
Join us for an interdisciplinary panel discussion on the international histories of conversion and aversion 'therapies'
soweto
11Jun

The Black Peril

Dates
Saturday 11 June 2022 (19:30-21:30)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
Award-winning saxophonist, composer, poet, MC, and producer Soweto Kinch is joined by dancers and leading jazz musicians to present The Black Peril.
uob-sfom-images
13Jun

University of Birmingham Folk Band

Dates
Monday 13 June 2022 (13:00-14:00)
Location
The Dome - Bramall Music Building - University of Birmingham
Description
Join the most recent addition to University Music, University of Birmingham Folk Band and their inspirational director Paloma Trigas.
uob-sfom-images2
15Jun

Wind Band and BlowSoc

Dates
Wednesday 15 June 2022 (19:30-21:30)
Location
University of Nottingham
Description
University Wind Band make their way to Lakeside Arts Centre and join University of Nottingham's BlowSoc for an evening of concert band and wind orchestra music.
uob-sfom-images3
17Jun

Young Pilgrims

Dates
Friday 17 June 2022 (20:00-22:00)
Location
Digbeth, The Crossing
Description
Young Pilgrims and their leader Richard Foote will be banging out new tunes and showcasing the work that has come out of a series of student workshops at University of Birmingham over the last few months.
uob-sfom-images
18Jun

Love to Death: A Night at the Opera

Dates
Saturday 18 June 2022 (19:30-21:00)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Description
Join us for an evening of dramatic opera arias and songs from the stage. Student singers present a selection of their favourite operas and musical theatre productions.
uob-sfom-images4
19Jun

Sing for the City

Dates
Sunday 19 June 2022 (15:00-16:30)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Description
Our community singing project culminates in an uplifting afternoon of music from artists connected with Birmingham.
uob-sfom-images
20Jun

Early Modern Vocal Ensemble

Dates
Monday 20 June 2022 (13:00-14:00)
Location
The Dome - Bramall Music Building - University of Birmingham
Description
This year, the University's Early Modern Vocal Ensemble will be performing the music of Heinrich Schütz in celebration of the 350th year of his death.
uob-sfom-images5
21Jun

University Music Scholars

Dates
Tuesday 21 June 2022 (13:00-14:00)
Location
The Dome - Bramall Music Building - University of Birmingham
Description
Come and enjoy this relaxed, showcase performance from a selection of talented scholarship holders from across the University.
uob-sfom-images6
22Jun

Music Society Performance Platform

Dates
Wednesday 22 June 2022 (13:00-14:00)
Location
The Dome - Bramall Music Building - University of Birmingham
Description
A selection of ensembles from the Music Society's Chamber Music Network give short performances interspersed with solo performances from members of the Music Society.
uob-sfom-images7
22Jun

Brass Band

Dates
Wednesday 22 June 2022 (18:00-19:00)
Location
Cannon Hill Park Birmingham B12 9QH
Description
The Music Society Brass Band go back to their roots and give an informal and fun early evening performance in the restored Victorian bandstand in the heart of Cannon Hill Park.
uob-sfom-images
23Jun

miniBEAST x Creative Exchange

Dates
Thursday 23 June 2022 (13:00-14:00)
Location
The Dome - Bramall Music Building - University of Birmingham
Description
Step out of your comfort zone for an explosion of sound and expect the unexpected as Creative Exchange and miniBEAST bring the new and experimental to the Bramall.
uob-sfom-images
24Jun

Summer Festival Orchestra

Dates
Friday 24 June 2022 (19:30-21:30)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Description
Join the Summer Festival Orchestra for a programme of Takemitsu, Prokofiev and the joint winner of the Music Society's Soloist prize performing Elgar's Cello Concerto.
stanford
2Jul

Stanford's Requiem

Dates
Saturday 2 July 2022 (19:00-20:30)
Location
Symphony Hall - Birmingham
Description
125 years on from the premiere, we join forces with University of Birmingham Voices to bring the forgotten masterpiece of Stanford's Requiem back home.
8Jul

Gender, suicide, and culture: a one-day online symposium

Dates
Friday 8 July 2022 (10:00-16:00)
Location
Online - a link will be sent to you before the event
Description
Online symposium exploring the ideas around gendered approaches to suicide, and how cultural frameworks and representations shape them.
found-in-translation-315
17Sep

Found in Translation

Dates
Saturday 17 September (00:00) - Monday 19 September 2022 (23:59)
Location
Waseda University
Description
Conference, jointly organized by The Shakespeare Institute, University of Birmingham (Stratford-upon-Avon) and Waseda University (Tokyo).
musical-heritage-students
24Mar

Ceremony: Pop Comes to Campus

Dates
Thursday 24 March (09:00) - Friday 28 October 2022 (19:00)
Location
Foyer - Bramall Music Building
Description
Researchers are ripping open the pages of the student newspapers, exploring the gig culture on campus, and curating a public exhibition featuring archive material in partnership with Birmingham Music Archive.
sing for the city
26Apr

Sing for the City

Dates
Tuesday 26 April (19:30) - Tuesday 28 June 2022 (21:30)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Description
We invite local residents to join students and staff of the University of Birmingham to share and perform music by popular and rock artists connected to the region.
soweto
11Jun

The Black Peril

Dates
Saturday 11 June 2022 (19:30-21:30)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall, Bramall Music Building
Description
Award-winning saxophonist, composer, poet, MC, and producer Soweto Kinch is joined by dancers and leading jazz musicians to present The Black Peril.
uob-sfom-images
13Jun

University of Birmingham Folk Band

Dates
Monday 13 June 2022 (13:00-14:00)
Location
The Dome - Bramall Music Building - University of Birmingham
Description
Join the most recent addition to University Music, University of Birmingham Folk Band and their inspirational director Paloma Trigas.
uob-sfom-images2
15Jun

Wind Band and BlowSoc

Dates
Wednesday 15 June 2022 (19:30-21:30)
Location
University of Nottingham
Description
University Wind Band make their way to Lakeside Arts Centre and join University of Nottingham's BlowSoc for an evening of concert band and wind orchestra music.
uob-sfom-images3
17Jun

Young Pilgrims

Dates
Friday 17 June 2022 (20:00-22:00)
Location
Digbeth, The Crossing
Description
Young Pilgrims and their leader Richard Foote will be banging out new tunes and showcasing the work that has come out of a series of student workshops at University of Birmingham over the last few months.
uob-sfom-images
18Jun

Love to Death: A Night at the Opera

Dates
Saturday 18 June 2022 (19:30-21:00)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Description
Join us for an evening of dramatic opera arias and songs from the stage. Student singers present a selection of their favourite operas and musical theatre productions.
uob-sfom-images4
19Jun

Sing for the City

Dates
Sunday 19 June 2022 (15:00-16:30)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Description
Our community singing project culminates in an uplifting afternoon of music from artists connected with Birmingham.
uob-sfom-images
20Jun

Early Modern Vocal Ensemble

Dates
Monday 20 June 2022 (13:00-14:00)
Location
The Dome - Bramall Music Building - University of Birmingham
Description
This year, the University's Early Modern Vocal Ensemble will be performing the music of Heinrich Schütz in celebration of the 350th year of his death.
uob-sfom-images5
21Jun

University Music Scholars

Dates
Tuesday 21 June 2022 (13:00-14:00)
Location
The Dome - Bramall Music Building - University of Birmingham
Description
Come and enjoy this relaxed, showcase performance from a selection of talented scholarship holders from across the University.
uob-sfom-images6
22Jun

Music Society Performance Platform

Dates
Wednesday 22 June 2022 (13:00-14:00)
Location
The Dome - Bramall Music Building - University of Birmingham
Description
A selection of ensembles from the Music Society's Chamber Music Network give short performances interspersed with solo performances from members of the Music Society.
uob-sfom-images7
22Jun

Brass Band

Dates
Wednesday 22 June 2022 (18:00-19:00)
Location
Cannon Hill Park Birmingham B12 9QH
Description
The Music Society Brass Band go back to their roots and give an informal and fun early evening performance in the restored Victorian bandstand in the heart of Cannon Hill Park.
uob-sfom-images
23Jun

miniBEAST x Creative Exchange

Dates
Thursday 23 June 2022 (13:00-14:00)
Location
The Dome - Bramall Music Building - University of Birmingham
Description
Step out of your comfort zone for an explosion of sound and expect the unexpected as Creative Exchange and miniBEAST bring the new and experimental to the Bramall.
uob-sfom-images
24Jun

Summer Festival Orchestra

Dates
Friday 24 June 2022 (19:30-21:30)
Location
Elgar Concert Hall - Bramall Music Building
Description
Join the Summer Festival Orchestra for a programme of Takemitsu, Prokofiev and the joint winner of the Music Society's Soloist prize performing Elgar's Cello Concerto.
stanford
2Jul

Stanford's Requiem

Dates
Saturday 2 July 2022 (19:00-20:30)
Location
Symphony Hall - Birmingham
Description
125 years on from the premiere, we join forces with University of Birmingham Voices to bring the forgotten masterpiece of Stanford's Requiem back home.
xray315
25May

Philosophy Society Seminar Series

Dates
Wednesday 25 May 2022 (15:15-17:00)
Location
Room 149 ERI building, Zoom
Description
Philosophy Society seminar given by Kate Greasley (University of Oxford).
world-face-image
16May

The Equality Shakespeare Festival

Dates
Monday 16 May (00:00) - Wednesday 15 June 2022 (00:00)
Location
Online - a link will be sent to you before the event
Description
The Festival celebrates and explores the ways in which Shakespeare can be used to further equality, social justice, inclusivity, diversity and international collaboration.
xray315
25May

Philosophy Society Seminar Series

Dates
Wednesday 25 May 2022 (15:15-17:00)
Location
Room 149 ERI building, Zoom
Description
Philosophy Society seminar given by Kate Greasley (University of Oxford).
26May

The Salon Presents: Trust and Mental Health

Dates
Thursday 26 May 2022 (13:00-14:00)
Location
Online - a link will be sent to you before the event
Description
The Salon aims to recreate stimulating, interdisciplinary discussions, which maximise ideas and collaborations and slot discretely into busy schedules.
event-default-315
1Jun

The Humanities, the Social Sciences, and Climate Change

Dates
Wednesday 1 June 2022 (15:00-16:00)
Location
Arts Building, Danford Room, Room 224
Description
IGES-BRIHC Postgraduate Workshop discussing the role of the humanities and social sciences in addressing the challenges of climate change.
women-and-the-environment
7Jun

Women, the environment and sustainability

Dates
Tuesday 7 June 2022 (18:00-20:00)
Location
Aston Webb Main Lecture Theatre (C-Block)
Description
Join us to look at the impact climate change is having on women, and innovative solutions being generated and researched into resolving this issue.
conversion-therapy-315
8Jun

Conditions to Cure?

Dates
Wednesday 8 June 2022 (17:00-18:30)
Location
Teaching and Learning Building lecture room 2
Description
Join us for an interdisciplinary panel discussion on the international histories of conversion and aversion 'therapies'
8Jul

Gender, suicide, and culture: a one-day online symposium

Dates
Friday 8 July 2022 (10:00-16:00)
Location
Online - a link will be sent to you before the event
Description
Online symposium exploring the ideas around gendered approaches to suicide, and how cultural frameworks and representations shape them.