• Posts Tagged ‘university’

    Arts: Word Festival

    by  • May 12, 2010 • arts • 0 Comments

    Friday 14 – Sunday 16 May | Various venues, times & prices The University of Aberdeen’s Word Festival celebrates its 10th edition this year. Having grown from somewhat humble beginnings into one of the most important literary events in the country, there’s a wide range of events taking place as usual, check out the...

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    Film: Director’s Cut: Alex Cox

    by  • March 26, 2010 • film • 0 Comments

    At time of writing, there are still places available to see Alex Cox (director of Repo Man and Sid & Nancy,  former presenter of the BBC’s Moviedrome series etc.) in conversation with Janice Forsyth as part of the University of Aberdeen’s Director’s Cut programme this Monday 29 March at 6pm.  More details and booking...

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    Theatre: Die Räuber

    by  • March 15, 2010 • arts • 0 Comments

    Tuesday 16 March (7pm) & Wednesday 17 March (2pm) |Arts Lecture Theatre, University of Aberdeen | £5 We’ve not featured many German plays on The Kiosque (we’ve not featured any to be honest), so now’s as good a time as any to start. Presented by the University’s German Drama Group,  it’s a modern interpretation...

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    Music: Burkhard Beins & Bill Thompson

    by  • November 5, 2009 • music • 0 Comments

    Thursday 5 November | The Suttie Centre, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill (map) | 8pm | Free (Donations) Tonight!  German composer/percussionist Burkhard Beins (wikipedia bio) and Aberdeen-based experimental electronica bod Bill Thompson play a selection of weird and wonderful instruments in the unusual but promising surroundings of The Suttie Centre in Foresterhill.  Part of the Sound...

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    Film: Director’s Cut

    by  • October 26, 2009 • film • 0 Comments

    Actor Simon Callow and composer Craig Armstrong are the first two names announced for season three of the University of Aberdeen’s Director’s Cut discussion series.  More details here

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    Film: What Everybody Knows

    by  • October 15, 2009 • film • 0 Comments

    Friday 16 October | Room NK1, New Kings, Kings College, University of Aberdeen | 7pm | Free Part of the Cruel Weather Film Festival, Ayreen Anastas and Rene Gabri’s film What Everybody Knows documents their travels through Israel and Palestine. Read a preview written ahead of a New York screening last year here.

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