A number of exciting events will be at the University Theatres in the coming months.
7pm, Sunday 22 December
Celebrate the Christmas season in Winthrop Hall when over 100 members of the UWA Choral Society and orchestra will be be performing Handel's Messiah.
Conductor: Christopher van Tuinen
Soloists: Katja Webb, Courtney Pittman, Andrew Sutherland, Thomas Frieberg
Suitable for ages 12+.
3pm, Saturday 25 January 2014
7.30pm, Saturday 25 January 2014
Thrill to the passion, the rhythms and colours of FLAMENCO as special guest dancer PALOMA GOMEZ - direct from Spain - and the Danza Viva Spanish Dance Company take you on a memorable journey into the rhythmically pulsing dance and sound world of Spain.
Listen to the swish of flamenco skirts, the unmistakeable chords and rhythms and sheer excitement of Kieran Ray's live flamenco guitar as well as the characteristic sounds of flamenco singing.
And Rodrigo's much loved Concierto de Aranguez will feature the unique artistry of PALOMA GOMEZ.Come celebrate Danza Viva's 28th anniversary season with us.
6.30pm, Thursday 20 March 2014
McCall Smith discusses his latest novel from the best-selling No.1 Ladies' Detective Agency series.
Alexander McCall Smith is one of the world’s most prolific and most popular authors. His career has been a varied one: for many years he was a professor of Medical Law and worked in universities in the United Kingdom and abroad. Then, after the publication of his highly successful No 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series, which has sold over twenty million copies, he devoted his time to the writing of fiction and has seen his various series of books translated into over forty languages and become bestsellers through the world.
Alexander is also the author of collections of short stories, academic works, and over thirty books for children. He has received numerous awards for his writing, including the British Book Awards Author of the Year Award in 2004 and a CBE for service to literature in 2007. He holds honorary doctorates from nine universities in Europe and North America.
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