A woman and child laughing and smiling while building a structure out of straws

Announcing our Opening Celebrations

Posted
Wednesday 15 September 2021

Join us for our opening weekend with lots of free activities from Fri 1 - Sun 3 October.

Whether you are arriving for an event or just to look at our new spaces, join us for activities, performances and fun  popping up in unexpected corners of our new building. Drop by for coffee or a catch up with friends and unleash your imaginations again in our rejuvenated Arts Centre. 

On Fri 1 October from 2pm there will be buskers and dance performances in the foyer and outside you'll be welcomed by some joyful, interactive robot air sculptures.

On Sat 2 & Sun 3 October from 10am to 4pm we'll be focusing on welcoming families and friends to Warwick Arts Centre.

Join us for:

  • Free family films
  • Creative workshops
  • Artist-led activities
  • Interactive tours
  • Buskers & musical entertainment

Our Café will be open for refreshments and outside you'll be welcomed by some joyful, interactive robot air sculptures.

In addition, throughout the daytime from Mon 4 - Fri 9 October there will be free entertainment and creative workshops popping up in our foyers for University staff, students and daytime visitors.

We can't wait to welcome you back!

This page will be continually updated as information comes in so do bookmark it and add the dates to your diary. Or check out our What's On filter below and search for a list of FREE events under Price & Offers.

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An antique compass
Exhibitions

Folklorica

From
Monday 17 May 2021 - Tuesday 17 May 2022
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Looking up at the new entrance to Warwick Arts Centre

Welcome Back Tour

From
Tuesday 27 July - Friday 8 October 2021
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Bond driving his Aston Martin
Film

No Time to Die (12A)

Director: Cary Joji Fukunaga
From
Thursday 30 September - Thursday 14 October 2021
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An underwater creature of silk and light, glowing in the darkness
Exhibitions

Coral Avenue

Air Giants
From
Friday 1 - Monday 4 October 2021
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Performers raving onstage
Theatre

The Write to Rave by Debris Stevenson

One date only
Friday 1 October 2021
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John Grant on synthesiser
Music

John Grant

Warwick Arts Centre in association with Paradigm

Supported by Teddy Thompson
One date only
Friday 1 October 2021
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Two cute animated reindeer with birds on their antlers look at one another
Family

Free Family Film: Nature's Tales (U)

From
Saturday 2 - Sunday 3 October 2021
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Warwick CraftSociety logo on a splattered paint background
Workshops

Paper Decorations & Origami

Warwick Craft Society
One date only
Saturday 2 October 2021
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Viewed from above, two cartoon characters. A man swinging from the diver's seat of a car, with a puppy looking at him through the window
Family

Free Family Film: Paw Patrol: The Movie (U)

Director: Cal Brunker
From
Saturday 2 - Sunday 3 October 2021
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From natural crafts and clay, a young child models a small creature to animate.
Workshops

The Animation Station

One date only
Sunday 3 October 2021
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Artist Sohan Kailey in blue T shirt against a graffitti background
Workshops

Family Dance Workshop

with Sohan Kailey
One date only
Sunday 3 October 2021
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Some fabric with stitches and sewing scissors by it
Workshops

Slow Stitch and Breathe

Julia O’Connell
From
Monday 4 - Tuesday 5 October 2021
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Caroline Criado-Perez sitting in a chair
Words and Ideas

Caroline Criado Perez in Conversation: Invisible Women

One date only
Tuesday 5 October 2021
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Adele Mary-Reed
Workshops

Between Surfaces: Slow Photography

with Adele Mary-Reed
From
Wednesday 6 - Friday 8 October 2021
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A man sitting with an arrow in his hand leaning against a large heart, half sunk into the grass, with another man staring through a window in the heart
Dance/Circus

Cupid's Revenge

New Art Club
From
Wednesday 6 - Thursday 7 October 2021
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Jasmine Gardosi staring at the camera
Music

Beatbox Poetry and Tongue Twisting

with Jasmine Gardosi
One date only
Thursday 7 October 2021
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Russell Brand in the middle of a crowd of people, photographed in black and white
Words and Ideas

Russell Brand: 33

One date only
Thursday 7 October 2021
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Three male circus performers being flung to the side by a third in impressive acrobatic poses
Dance/Circus

Bromance

Barley Methodical Troupe
From
Thursday 7 - Friday 8 October 2021
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Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Classical

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Re-Opening Concert

One date only
Friday 8 October 2021
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A composite image of five female artists
Music

Made In Coventry

One date only
Saturday 9 October 2021
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