Events - 30 Sep 17

It’s all going on in Warrington so check out the events listing below. If you have something going on in Warrington please submit your event here.

Bex Ilsley: Emotional Processing

Bex Ilsley: Emotional Processing

Saturday 29 Jul 2017 - Saturday 28 Oct 2017, All Day

Free

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery

Contemporary Art

WCAF16 Open winner Bex Ilsley presents a new body of work which explores the performance of the self, particularly in the digital realm. Ilsley combines a variety of fabricated and appropriated objects, props and locations to construct surreal, sci-fi portraits and video works; primarily disseminated via social media and her website.

Warrington Art Treasures

Warrington Art Treasures

Saturday 16 Sep 2017 - Saturday 21 Apr 2018, All Day

Free

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery

Art

This is the first of three special exhibitions celebrating special events in the history of Warrington Museum and especially the opening of main Art Gallery in October 1877. From its creation in 1848 Warrington Museum has amassed significant collections including works by prominent local Victorian artists who acquired a national reputation as regular exhibitors at the Royal Academy.

Masonic Tercentenary Display

Masonic Tercentenary Display

Saturday 23 Sep 2017 - Saturday 6 Jan 2018, All Day

Free

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery

Display

Freemasonry is the oldest secular organisation in Warrington, with the distinction of having the very first recorded meeting of English Freemasons in October 1646. This display will explore how Freemasons influenced the development of Warrington, from the Old Academy, to Warrington Museum, from the Victoria Bridge to the Parr Hall.

Holly Rowan Hesson: Echo

Holly Rowan Hesson: Echo

Friday 29 Sep 2017 - Saturday 27 Jan 2018, All Day

Free

Pyramid Arts Centre

Exhibition

Echo is a new site-specific installation by Holly Rowan Hesson commissioned by Warrington Contemporary Arts Festival. The projection and sculptural work creates dialogues with materials, memory and the physical space.

WCAF17 Open Exhibition

WCAF17 Open Exhibition

Friday 29 Sep 2017 - Saturday 28 Oct 2017, All Day

Free

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery

Contemporary Art

The seventh Warrington Contemporary Open exhibition celebrates the talents of local contemporary artists, whether professional, amateur or student.

Worn: Footwear, attachment and affective experience

Worn: Footwear, attachment and affective experience

Friday 29 Sep 2017 - Saturday 27 Jan 2018, All Day

Free

Warrington Museum & Art Gallery

Contemporary Art

Worn explores our relationship with and attachment to shoes. Focusing upon the shoe as an everyday object, it explores the ways that the worn shoe may act upon us, examining how garments and people may become entwined.

Express Arts Youth Theatre

Express Arts Youth Theatre

Saturday 30 Sep 2017, 10:00am - 11:30pm

£5

Children

Saturday is now Express Youth Theatre! 10am – 11:30am

Motown & Club Soul

Motown & Club Soul

Saturday 30 Sep 2017, 8:00pm

£7 (£8 inc online booking fee)

Parr Hall

Music

Motown hits are guaranteed to create an atmosphere to dance the night away. Our team of Soul DJ’s will play requests, along with a fantastic selection of Soul music from the ’60s and ’70s