September 28, 2020
Liverpool is to stage its first annual Doddy Day - bringing a little happiness to the city in the middle of the current Covid crisis.
The event in memory of the late Sir Ken Dodd will take place on Saturday, November 7 and will include The Happiness Show at the Royal Co...
September 24, 2020
Man Booker Prize winner Marlon James is among the line-up in a series of online events planned for Liverpool Black History Month.
The city’s Writing on the Wall has brought together a programme of performance, film, writing, discussion and debate between October 1-31 fe...
September 10, 2020
Liverpool’s Bluecoat has appointed an artistic Gardener in Residence as part of the city’s Without Walls initiative to encourage people back into the city centre.
Artist, gardener and beekeeper Andrea Ku previously collaborated with the School Lane arts venue on a serie...
September 1, 2020
Performance comes to the streets of Liverpool this weekend as the city’s Without Walls initiative continues.
Last weekend saw a myriad of music-based entertainment spring up outdoors including Bev’s Busking Bonanza in Williamson Square and classical music in Castle Stre...
August 23, 2020
Liverpool’s most talented street musicians are being called on to perform next weekend as part of the city’s Without Walls initiative.
Life in Theatre Productions has been commissioned to stage Bev’s Busking Bonanza in Williamson Square on Saturday, August 29.
July 26, 2020
Spoken word heads into the great outdoors this week when a one-off event is held in St James' Gardens.
A Lovely Word was due to take place at Princes Park this Thursday, August 6, but organisers have had to change the location at short notice to the grounds below Liverp...
July 21, 2020
A £200,000 pilot project to stage performances and art in outdoor public spaces is being launched in Liverpool.
The city council and Arts Council England have collaborated to launch the fund as the latest stage in the Liverpool Without Walls initiative to support busine...
The latest statue to grace the Liverpool Plinth has been unveiled – and it aims to highlight the plastic pollution swamping our waters.
Tidal Shame, by Yorkshire-based artist Gail Dooley, features a ceramic gannet perched on top of a tangled pile of sea plastic and debr...
July 11, 2020
Liverpool Cathedral reopened its doors at the weekend as it marked two special anniversaries.
The Grade I listed sandstone edifice was opened to visitors and members of the congregation yesterday.
The date was the 106th anniversary of the foundation stone being laid in 1...
July 9, 2020
The postponed 2020 Liverpool Biennial will take place next spring it has been announced.
The UK’s largest festival of contemporary art was due to open this week until the coronavirus pandemic saw the country put into lockdown.
Now the Biennial, whose theme is The Stomach...
September 30, 2020
Wirral’s Claremont Farm is teaming up with Storyhouse’s successful Moonlight Flicks to offer film fans two weekends of open-air cinema in October.
Wrap up warmly to watch modern classics like The Greatest Showman and Jurassic Park on the special 30ft airscreen.
Cinemagoers will also be able to enjoy a bar and street food, as well as fire pits and live music during the screenings on October 9 and 11 and 16-16.
The Greatest Showman is being shown at 7pm on Friday, October 9 while Fantastic Mr Fox offers fantastic family film entertainment at 6.30pm on Sunday, October 11.