All events in February
Wed 30 Jan - Sat 2 Feb 2013 7.30pm
Cheek by Jowl return with a dazzling French language production about despotic King Ubu.
Sat 2 Feb 2013, 8pm
The Be Good Tanyas mix deep country, early American folk, old time blues and gospel.
Sun 3 Feb 8pm
Direct from Norway, Bergen's Philharmonic Orchestra deliver an programme of epic delights for Coventry audiences.
Fri 8 – Thu 14 Feb 2013
A funny and moving tale about a paralysed man's desire to achieve intimacy.
Sun 10 Feb 2013 7.30pm
The dynamic comedy duo promise a riotous, rip-roaring night of comedy and song.
Tue 12 – Sat 16 Feb 2013 7.30pm, Sat matinee 3pm
A junk-shop retro creation from internationally acclaimed theatre company 1927. Age 11+
Wed 20 – Sat 23 Feb various times
Inanimate objects are brought to life in a puppet show that celebrates discarded items.
Sat 23 Feb 2013 11am – 3.30pm
A chance to spend the day exploring particular themes in film guided by a specialist in that field.
Wed 27 Feb - Sat 2 Mar 2013 8pm
A stunning multi-screen film installation which draws together stories of love, loss and belonging
Thu 28 Feb 2013 7.30pm
Hear the triple-platinum selling band perform material from their new album, along with some older hits.
Wed 9 Jan - Sat 9 Mar 2013
An exhibition exploring the workplace as a universal experience through film works selected from across the globe by leading contemporary ar...
Fri 1 – Thu 7 Feb 2013
Ewan McGregor and Naomi Watts star in this fictionalised account of the 2004 Boxing Day tsunami.
Wed 30 Jan - Sat 02 Feb 2013 7.45pm
Stephen Adly Guirgis's riotous courtroom drama where Judas Iscariot is in the docks.
Fri 25 Jan – Sun 3 Feb, Tue 5 & Thu 7 Feb 2013
A touching comedy-drama about the inhabitants of a retirement home for opera singers, starring Maggie Smith.
Sat 2 Feb 2013 11am, 1.30pm, 3.30pm, 5.30pm & 7.30pm
An immersive performance in the Mead Gallery by Odd Comic.
Sat 2 Feb 2013 1.30pm
A touching true-life story by Louis de Bernières about a sheep dog on a quest to find his master.
Sun 3 Feb 2013 7.30pm
Expect a top evening of stand up from award-nominated Andrew Lawrence.
Sun 3 Feb 2013, 7.45pm
Yorkshire funnyman Alan Cochrane brings his gently shambolic standup to Warwick Arts Centre.
Mon 4 & Tue 5 Feb 2013
Sally El Hosaini's lyrical debut about two brothers growing up on the rough streets of East London.
Wed 9 Jan – Wed 13 Mar 2pm
A 10-week film course led by Sue Porter taking place every Wednesday from 9 Jan.
Wed 6 Feb 2013 7pm
Assorted groups from the borough of Sollihull present an evening of foot-tapping entertainment!
Wed 6 Feb 2013, 7.30pm
Words & Ideas
The true tale of a self-employed builder’s love of opera.
Wed 6 & Thu 7 Feb 2013
A French tale exploring the relationship between a demanding father and his eager-to-please son.
Come along to the Music Centre at lunchtime on Thursdays and check out our series of FREE concerts.
Thursdays 6 - 7pm
Bring your knitting or crochet, learn new skills, share your skills, have a good old natter
Fri 8 – Sun 10 Feb 2013
An all-star British cast in a lavish adaptation of the classic Dickens novel starring Helena Bonham Carter as Miss Havisham.
Fri 8 & Sat 9 Feb 2013 7.30pm
Welcome to Berlin in the final hours of World War Two, where three possible versions of events unfold.
Fri 8 Feb 7.30pm
Warwick Chinese Society's Chinese New Year event featuring singing, dancing, magic and drama.
Sat 19 Jan & Sat 9 Feb 2013 11am, Tue 12 Feb 6pm
Introduction to Workplace
Sat 9 Feb 1.30pm
A colourful adaptation of the classic children's novel The Borrowers by Japanese animation Studio Ghibli.
Sat 9 Feb 2013 6.30pm
A new adaptation of Shakespeare's Scottish Play, for younger audiences.
Mon 11 & Tue 12 Feb 2013
A quirky French-Canadian comedy that explores the meaning of fatherhood in the age of artificial insemination.
Tue 12 & Wed 13 Feb 2013 2-4pm
Figure drawing workshops with Doctor Who graphic novel artist Al Davison.
Tue 12 Feb 2013 8pm
New work from Nico Muhly and Gavin Bryars sits comfortably alongside madrigals from 1612 in this musical collaboration
Wed 13 & Thu 14 Feb 8pm
Back on stage for the first time in six years, the TV funnyman presents a night of song, silliness and sausages.
Wed 13 & Thu 14 Feb 2013
Winner of 1987 Best Foreign Picture Oscar, about a woman's arrival in a Lutheran community in Denmark.
Fri 15 Feb 2013, 8pm
Due to popular demand, Jimmy Carr returns to Warwick Arts Centre in 2013!
Sat 16 Feb 2013, 10am – 2.30pm (lunch 12pm – 1pm)
Use office stationery and other detritus of the workplace to create your own artworks.
Sat 16 Feb 2013, 5.55pm
Set in the seedy world of 1960s Las Vegas, see a unique production of Rogoletto, live and direct from the Met Opera in New York.
Sat 16 Feb 2013 7.45pm
Using a broad selection of instruments, Ergo Phizmiz presents his impressive one-man-band performance.
Sat 16 Feb 2013, 8pm
One of Britain's best live acts, catch a rip-roaring stomper of a performance from the multi-instrumental folk supergroup.
Sun 17 Feb 2013 7.30pm
Fast-talking cerebral stand up from the star of The Thick of It and In the Loop.
Sun 17 Feb 2013 7.45pm
Inspired by early music and English folk tunes, this English trio brings a current and eclectic sound to Warwick Arts Centre.
Mon 18 Feb 2013 10am
A day-long theatre workshop where children can produce and perform their own show.
Fri 15 - Sun 24 Feb
Spielberg directs this acclaimed biopic about Abraham Lincoln's attempts to abolish slavery.
Mon 21 Jan, Mon 18 Feb, Wed 13 Mar 2013 7.45pm
Words & Ideas
Witness our favourite poets sharing stories, poems and opinions in our intimate Studio.
Mon 18 & Tue 19 Feb
An intimate, retrospective portrait of this well-loved singer-songwriter.
Tue 19 Feb 2013 7.30pm
The most seductive opera ever written storms the stage at Warwick Arts Centre in a passionate new production from Ellen Kent.
Wed 20 - Sat 23 Feb 2013 7.30pm, Sat matinee 2.30pm
Music Theatre Warwick take us to 1920s New York and introduces us to Millie Dillmount who's intent or marrying her boss.
Wed 20 & Thu 21 Feb 2013
An ambitious animation of Graham Chapman’s autobiography, mixing audio recordings, narration and different animation styles.
Thu 21 Feb 7.15pm
Rediscover some Russian gems with the Coull Quartet.
Fri 22 & Sat 23 Feb 2013 5.30pm & 7.15pm
An examination of the things we cannot see, the spaces they might exist in, and our desire to believe.
Fri 22 Feb – Fri 1 Mar & Sun 3 – Thu 7 Mar 2013
A top-class cast assemble for this story about King George VI and Queen Elizabeth's trip to visit FDR.
Sat 23 Feb 2013 12.30pm & 4pm
A family-friendly workshop inspired by Theatre-Rite's children show Rubbish.
Sat 23 Feb 2013 7.30pm
Buy tickets for the UoW Symphony Orchestra's Brighton concert!
Sun 24 Feb 2013, 7.30pm
The Mercury-nominated Manchester three piece will be coming to Coventry in support of their new album Let It All In.
Sun 24 Feb 7.45pm
A mixture of silliness, satire and caustic one liners from one of the UK's favourite comedians.
Mon 25 & Tue 26 Feb 2013
Pablo Larraín's film about the campaign against Pinochet during Chile's 1988 referendum.
Mon 25 Feb 2013 8pm
A String and Wind Orchestra whistle stop tour through space via Bohemian Rhapsody and Saturn Overture by Victor Lopez.
Tue 26 Feb 8pm
An inspiring programme of contrasting themes, from terror to triumph, from Poland's premiere orcherstra.
Wed 27 & Thu 28 Feb 2013
Polanski’s first English language film is a psychological thriller about a woman losing her grip on reality.
Wed 27 Feb 2013 6.30pm
A magical night featuring a full-length musical and a vibrant Dikir Barat.
Mon 18 Feb 2013 7pm
After a full day of rehearsals, watch our youngsters take to the stage and perform their work!