Archive

2020

Virtual Minerva Series

Making Sense of the Coronavirus Crisis - Climate Change, Coronavirus and Anxiety

Online
Experts from the University of Bath share research and expertise on how coronavirus has affected all aspects of our daily lives.

Online with Lizzy Cummins

Interactive Storytelling: The Wonderful World of Plankton

Online
Dive into the wonderful world of plankton to discover why they are so important.

Online with Vicky Wilmott

INVENT: Glasshouse Blueprint

Online
INVENT is a series of free online sessions to encourage you to get creative at home.

Student Programme

Costume and Set Design Workshop

Online
Explore ways to creatively interpret characters, texts and themes through set and costume design with professional designer Alyson Cummins.

Online with Lizzy Cummins

Interactive Storytelling: Slow and Steady Turtle Race

Online
Join Lizzy Cummins on a trip to the island of Maio to learn about turtle conservation and sustainability. 

Student Programme

Bitsy Gaming Workshop

Online
Explore the free web-based tool Bitsy, learning how to create small, simple games within it.

Student Programme

EAC Book Club

- Online
If you love literature why not join the EAC's new Virtual Book Club?

Online with Vicky Wilmott

INVENT: Cardboard Future Cities

Online
INVENT is a series of free online sessions to encourage you to get creative at home.

Virtual Minerva Series

Making Sense of the Coronavirus Crisis - Health and Wellbeing Effects

Online
Experts from the University of Bath share research and expertise on how coronavirus has affected all aspects of our daily lives.

Student Programme

Digital Composition Workshop

Online
Join The Edge music tutor Justin Wildridge to explore the world of digital composition.

Online with Lizzy Cummins

Interactive Storytelling: Going on a Safari

Online
Pack your bag and grab your safari hat, we're going on an adventure with Lizzy Cummins...

Student Programme

Illustration Workshop

Online
Learn how illustration can communicate science, be incorporated into revision and enhance data presentation.

Virtual Minerva Series

Making Sense of the Coronavirus Crisis - The Science of the Virus

Online
Experts from the University of Bath share research and expertise on how coronavirus has affected all aspects of our daily lives.

Online with Vicky Wilmott

INVENT: Rocket Ship & Spacecraft

Online
INVENT is a series of free online sessions to encourage you to get creative at home.

Student Programme

Graphic Design Workshop

Online
Join The Edge's Designer Abi Willmington for a fun and informal workshop

Online with Lizzy Cummins

Interactive Storytelling: An Arctic Adventure

Online
In this playful workshop, you will have the chance to make creatures, explore sound and tell a new story.

Virtual Minerva Series

Making Sense of the Coronavirus Crisis - Social & Political Effects

Online
Experts from the University of Bath share research and expertise on how coronavirus has affected all aspects of our daily lives.

Online with Vicky Wilmott

INVENT: Star Telescope

Online
INVENT is a series of free online sessions to encourage you to get creative at home.

Student Programme

Mobile Photography and Video Workshop

Online
Learn how to best utilise your mobile phone while photographing and taking video.

Student Programme

Edge Arts Community Virtual Book Club

Online
Got more time to spare on weekends and wondering how to spend it? Good news! The Virtual Book Club has launched!

Online with Lizzy Cummins

Interactive Storytelling: Little Letters

Online
What is DNA? What are genes? Do our genes make us who we are? Find out the answers to these questions and create your own discovery story with Lizzy.

Online with Vicky Wilmott

INVENT: Galaxy Mobile

Online
INVENT is a series of free online sessions to encourage you to get creative at home.

Cancelled

Family Takeover

- The Edge
Fun and informal creative activities that explore our current exhibition.

Cancelled

Restorative Yoga Workshop

Dance Studio
Enjoy a special morning of Restorative Yoga followed by freshly brewed coffee, teas and cakes.

Postponed

Slow Painting

- Andrew Brownsword Gallery
An exhibition of paintings that take their time, and invite us to do the same.

Postponed

Preview: Slow Painting

Join us for the opening of Slow Painting, a Hayward Gallery Touring exhibition of paintings that take their time, and invite us to do the same.

Cancelled

ACS Cultural Showcase

Weston Studio
A talent show which showcases all the exceptional talents of the African and Caribbean student body across Bath.

Student Programme

Online Poetry Writing Workshop

OFF-CAMPUS TUITION
Create a unique poem with the help of poet, creative coach and founder of The Poetry Machine, Beth Calverley.

Cancelled

BUSMS – Encore 2020

- Edge Theatre
Join Bath University Student Musicals Society for their final revue show of the year, Encore 2020!

Cancelled

Breathwork Taster Session

Dance Studio
Take time to rejuvenate your mind and body in a relaxing Breathwork taster session.

Cancelled

Edge Arts Community Film Festival

Ensemble Room
Are you interested in film making or acting on the screen? Do you aspire to be the next Tarantino, Scorsese, Nolan, or Joon-Ho?

Cancelled

PoleSoc Showcase

- Weston Studio
Come see our incredible performers’ choreography, tricks, spins and dances.

Cancelled

ChaOS Spotlight Recital

Edge Theatre
A formal event for soloists and small groups from our society to show off their individual talents.

Cancelled

TEDx Bath University Conference

Edge Theatre
TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience.

Cancelled

Collage Workshop with Marian Hill

Art Studio
A creative session experimenting with paper collage.

Cancelled

Platform 2020

Edge TheatreThe Edge
Join us for a unique evening showcasing the impressive artistic talents of University of Bath arts scholars and students.

Previews & Talks

Student-led exhibition tour in Japanese

Andrew Brownsword Gallery
Exploring themes of Mariner: A painted ship upon a painted ocean

Previews & Talks

Student-led exhibition tour

Andrew Brownsword Gallery
Exploring themes of Mariner: A painted ship upon a painted ocean

Previews & Talks

Student-led exhibition tour in Mandarin

Andrew Brownsword Gallery
Exploring themes of Mariner: A painted ship upon a painted ocean

Cancelled

Much Ado About Nothing

- Weston Studio
Romance. Laughs. Booze. All the hall-marks of Bath University life are here in this adapted version of Shakespeare's greatest comedy

Cancelled

EAC Origami Workshop

Ensemble Room
Come to The Edge, relax, unwind and make some origami!

Cancelled

Be Well Week: The Poetry Machine

Arts Cafe
Co-create a poem with Beth, written in response to a warming conversation with you.

Cancelled

Be Well Week: Bullet Journaling Workshop

Art Studio
Create your own colourful and personalised bullet journal to help with day to day motivation and organisation.

Cancelled

Be Well Week: Dramatherapy Workshop

Art Studio
For Be Well Week, The Edge will be welcoming Alice Nicholas for a self-care focused Dramatherapy workshop

Student Programme

Stand Up Comedy Show

Weston Studio
A night of stand up comedy with The University of Bath's Comedy Writing, Improvisation and Performance Society

Student Programme

Salsa Stars International

Edge Theatre
Salsa Society is organising its own show for the first time ever to mark its 20th Anniversary!

Previews & Talks

Artist Talk: Mary Evans

Art Studio
Artist Mary Evans is joined in conversation with Will Cooper to discuss her new commission for Mariner: a painted ship upon a painted ocean.

Student Programme

Forged Line Dance Masterclass

Dance Studio
A free dance workshop with Dance Company Forged Line focusing on subjects relating to marine biology, evolution and climate change.

Student Programme

Collage Poster - Making & Film Screening

Arts Cafe
Create and collage protest posters, which highlight issues of climate change while watching a film screening of documentary 'A Plastic Ocean'

Visual Arts

Roundtable Discussion: Mariner

Art Studio
Sarah Chapman, Director of Peninsula Arts and co-curator of Mariner: a painted ship upon a painted ocean leads a discussion exploring the work of artist Grace Schwindt and researcher Dr Philippe Blondel.

Student Programme

BUSMS Footloose

- Edge Theatre
Footloose follows Ren McCormack, a teenager from Chicago who relocates to the small town of Bomont, an ultra-puritan town that has even outlawed dancing.

Student Programme

EAC Tarot Creation & Divination

Arts Cafe
Learn about the ancient art of tarot card reading and get creative by designing your own personalised tarot card

Student Programme

EAC Collaborative Art Event

Arts Cafe
Drop into The Edge and take part in some fun creative art activities which will add to a large communal art project exploring the different cultures that make up The University of Bath.

Student Programme

EAC Indian Music Workshop

Music Studio
An Indian Music Workshop with Kuljit Bhamra, renowned composer, record producer and musician

Student Programme

K Show

Edge Theatre
Annual singing competition organised by ChinaRen society in order to encourage singing lovers to showcare their musical talent and to celebrate Chinese Lantern Festival.

Student Programme

Salsa Taster Workshop

Dance Studio
The Edge Arts Community, in collaboration with the University of Bath’s Salsa Society, is hosting a Salsa workshop open to first-timers, people wanting to try a new dance form, and even those already trained.

Family

Interactive Storytelling - a seafaring adventure

Art Studio
Storytelling is back for February half-term! Recommended for children aged 3-7 years

Student Programme

24 Hour Show

Weston Studio
24 Hour Show is a play written, rehearsed, and performed in the time span of 24 hours! Who knows what it will be? A mystery? A romance? Maybe even science fiction? You'll have to come along a find out because currently not even the cast knows.

Student Programme

BAMSA Night 2020 - Outshined

Edge Theatre
The Malaysian Night is an annual event held by BAMSA, comprising of a two-act play intermixed with songs and dance routines

Cancelled

Family Takeover

- The Edge
Fun and informal creative activities that explore our current exhibition.

Minerva Series

Mathematical Secrets You Cannot Live Without

Weston Studio
Maths is so much more than the esoteric subject most people left behind at school.

Special Events

The Edge: After Hours

An evening of music, arts activities and exhibition tours from 5-8pm.

Student Programme

Film Screening: Pride

Weston Studio
Film screening of Pride, an uplifting and moving story based on true events. Refreshments and popcorn included.

Student Programme

Badge Making

- Arts Cafe
Relax, get creative and make your own badge at The Edge

Previews & Talks

Saturday Spotlight Tour

- The EdgeAndrew Brownsword Gallery
Free, bitesize introductory tours on our current exhibition

Previews & Talks

Wednesday Spotlight Tour

- The EdgeAndrew Brownsword Gallery
Free, bitesize introductory tours on our current exhibition

Visual Arts

Mariner: A painted ship upon a painted ocean

- The EdgeAndrew Brownsword Gallery
Mariner looks at what connects us across history and the present.

Previews & Talks

Preview - Mariner: A painted ship upon a painted ocean

Andrew Brownsword Gallery
Join us for the opening of this topical exhibition inspired by one of the most influential poems in the English language.

Student Programme

Wellness Knitting Workshop

Art Studio
De-stress and have a break from revision by dropping in on our relaxing knitting activity.