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Double Act: Art and Comedy

Bluecoat: Double Act: Art and Comedy

Saturday 9 April - Sunday 19 June 2016. Double Act: Art and Comedy explores how comedy helps us to shape meaning and negotiate the complexities of everyday life. Drawing together artists from diverse cultural and political contexts, each of whom share an interest in humour as a resource to animate their art practice.
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Bluecoat: Left Hand to Back of Head, Object Held Against Right...

Saturday 23 January 2016 – Monday 28 March 2016. Artists: Becky Beasley, Rowena Harris, Mary Hurrell, Natalie Finnemore, Hannah James, Mitra Saboury, Marianna Simnett, Marie Toseland. A group exhibition of physical and assertive work that sets out to affect the audience through sensation and emotion.
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Bluecoat: Melissa Gordon: Fallible Space

Saturday 23 January 2016 – Sunday 13 March 2016. Gordon is interested in addressing the exhibition as a ‘theatre in the round’: highlighting shifting perspectives when staging her work. Here she presents the first solo exhibition in Bluecoat’s Performance Space, accompanied by a longer running exhibition in the Vide.
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Bluecoat: The Serving Library

Saturday 10 October 2015 - Sunday 15 February 2016. The Serving Library, founded by Stuart Bailey, Angie Keefer and David Reinfurt, consists of a website, publishing enterprise and physical library.

Bluecoat: ‘Do not yet fold your wings’ – Bisakha Sarker

Saturday 17 October - Sunday 6 December 2015. This new multi-media video installation explores dancer and choreographer Bisakha Sarker’s search for a late style which embraces the demands of a body changing with time.

Bluecoat: Niamh O’Malley – Glasshouse

Saturday 10 October 2015 - Sunday 10 January 2016. The Dublin based artist works across video, drawing, painting, print & sculpture often using reflective surfaces through which images are constructed, revealed and obscured.

Bluecoat: RESOURCE

Saturday 18 July - Sunday 27 September 2015. An exhibition examining the usefulness of art and twenty-first century arts centres, featuring work from a wide range of UK-based artists.

the Bluecoat: Test Dept: DS30 Film Screening & Book Launch

17 June 2015 7pm Tickets: £6 / £4 Test Dept emerged in the 1980s as one of the most influential early industrial music acts. Marking 30 years since...

the Bluecoat: LAAF: Performance 55 by Radouan Mriziga

14 June 2015 3m and 5pm Free - Booking recommended Moroccan choreographer and dancer Radouan Mriziga performs his solo work 55. Exploring the body’s relationship to space through simple gestures and...

the Bluecoat: Céline Condorelli in Conversation with Rosie Cooper

3 June 2015 6.30pm Free - book here Artist Céline Condorelli joins Rosie Cooper, Liverpool Biennial's Head of Programmes, in discussion at the Bluecoat. They will talk...

the Bluecoat: The Ethics of Portrait Photography

16 May 2015 5.30pm Free, booking required Tricia Porter and Othello De’Souza-Hartley (L8 Unseen, Museum of Liverpool, 8 Apr - 6 Sept) discuss their experiences of documenting Toxteth /...

the Bluecoat: Tricia Porter Exhibition Tour

16 May 2015 2pm Free, just turn up The Bluecoat’s Artistic Director Bryan Biggs leads this tour of the Tricia Porter: Liverpool Photographs 1972-74 exhibition, which features a selection of...

the Bluecoat: Memorandum of Understanding’ by Tabitha Jussa

11 April - 5 July 2015 Open daily 10am - 6pm Free A solo exhibition by Tabitha Jussa which was awarded as part of her 2014 Liverpool Art...

the Bluecoat: Xavier Ribas: Nitrate

10 April - 5 July 2015 Open daily Free The system of colonial exploitation led by British companies in Chile’s Atacama desert comes under scrutiny in Nitrate,...

the Bluecoat: Tricia Porter: Liverpool Photographs 1972-74

4 April - 5 July 2015 Open daily Free Launch event: 10 April 6-8pm Taken by photographer Tricia Porter a decade before the area was in the media...

the Bluecoat: Literary Walking Tour

14 February 2015 2pm Free, booking required* Duration 1.5 hours, covering approximately 1.5 miles. From its bashful beginnings to its bittersweet endings, writers have always tried to capture...

the Bluecoat: Talking Poetry

12 February 2015 6 – 8pm Free, booking required Monthly series exploring spoken poetry, through recordings on vinyl, audiotape and CD. Listen to and discuss great poetic...

the Bluecoat: The Gathering

11 February 2015 7.30 - 9.30pm Free, drop in A monthly space for musician to meet and improvise together.    

the Bluecoat: Philosophy in Pubs

10 February 2015 1 - 2.30pm Free, just turn up Our resident philosophers debate the important questions. All welcome to join in some deep thinking.  

the Bluecoat: Listening Exhibition Tour

7 February 2015 2-3pm Free Artist, editor, curator and music publisher Alan Dunn leads a tour of the Listening exhibition. Find out more about the exhibition by clicking here.  

the Bluecoat: Lispn! James Joyce: Finnegans Wake

1 February 2015 2pm Finnegans Wake is considered to be among the most challenging works of the English literary canon, but those who enjoy the book consider...

the Bluecoat: Listening

24 January - 29 March 2015 Open daily 10am - 6pm Free Exhibiting artists: Laurie Anderson, Ed Atkins, Janet Cardiff and George Bures Miller, Mikhail Karikis, Ragnar Kjartansson,...

Blank Canvas: Jean-Michel van Schouwburg’s ‘Trio 876’ & The Huddersfield Trio

21 January 2015 Doors 7pm, (please note prompt 7.30 start time) Tickets £5 / £3 Trio 876 (Marcello Magliocchi - percussion; Matthias Boss - violin; Jean-Michel van Schouwburg -...

the Bluecoat: Art of the Lived Experiment Conversation

9 January 2015 6pm Free - booking required* Includes BSLI Join Aaron Williamson (Curator - Art of the Lived Experiment and Artist), Ruth Gould (Artistic Director - DaDaFest), Bryan Biggs (Artistic Director - the...

the Bluecoat: Christmas Print Workshop

16 December 2014 6-9pm Tickets: £30 Fancy making your own christmas cards & decorations this year whilst learning a new skill? On this one night workshop you will...

the Bluecoat: Antix 2

8 & 9 December, 2 & 3 December 2014 and 8, 9 & 10 January 2015 12pm to 3pm Free Performance by Brian Catling in the Bluecoat...

the Bluecoat: Laurence Clark – Moments of Instant Regret

5 December 2014 7:30pm Have you ever bitten a policeman? Made a waiter cry? Well Laurence has, and in Moments of Instant Regret you can...

the Bluecoat: Owen Lowery – Otherwise Unchanged plus support from Liverpool...

4 December 2014 7.30pm to 9.30pm An orchestration of sound and image draws out the gravity, emotion and shimmering lyricism in this reading of Owen...

the Bluecoat: Penny Pepper presents Lost in Spaces plus Cabaret presented...

3 December 2014 7-9.30pm From punky loner to letters from Morrissey, fanzine poet to Guardian contributor, child-good illness to disability activist, discovering sex and hating...

the Bluecoat: DaDaFest International Congress on Disability Culture and Human Rights

2 & 3 December 2014 9.30am-5pm The DaDaFest International Congress will enable disability’s unique cultural perspectives to shine a light on the multiple ways in...

the Bluecoat: Art of Living the Experiment

2 December 2014 5.30pm Dinner, 8-10pm Performance A Scouse supper including a drink, followed by a selection of new and existing work MC’d by Laurence...

the Bluecoat: Where’s My Nana?

2 December 2014 2-3pm Be taken on a theatrical adventure to find Nana’s van. This inclusive and unusual promenade theatre piece will take place in...

the Bluecoat: Backstage in Biscuit Land

1 December 2014 7.30-8.30pm Jess Thom has Tourettes, a condition that makes her say ‘biscuit’ 16,000 times a day. This two-woman solo show weaves comedy,...

the Bluecoat: Young DaDa Presents…

30 November 2014 All day Free Programmed by young people, this weekend is packed full of events, workshops, films and lots of other fun stuff for everyone...

the Bluecoat: Young DaDa Presents…

29 November 2014 All day Free Programmed by young people, this weekend is packed full of events, workshops, films and lots of other fun stuff for everyone...

the Bluecoat: Syndrome 3.1: Brain/Music Experiments

28 November 2014 7.30-9pm £6 / £4 - Buy tickets Dave Lynch and The Frozen Music Collective Coders and neuroscientists from The Frozen Music Collective present their new work...

the Bluecoat: You Are My Sunshine – A Kind of Love...

27 November 2014 7.30-9pm Experience Terry Galloway’s comic, sometimes moving, sometimes profane exploration of what happens after a woman literally regains her senses. Followed by...

the Bluecoat: The Ugly Girl

26 November 2014 7.30-9.30pm A wildly comic twist on the stereotype of a queer, disabled, intellectual trouble-maker. This no holds barred play is full of...

the Bluecoat: Rachel Gadsden: Al Noor – Fragile Vision

21 November - 6 December 2014 Open daily Free This exhibition of artworks and animated digital films explores themes of fragility and resilience. Rachel Gadsden is motivated to...

the Bluecoat: Philosophy Day

15 November 2014 11am-5pm Free The Bluecoat's philosopher in residence Dr. Panayiota Vassilopoulou celebrates a year in post and the venue is holding a day of philosophy to...

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