Roland Levinsky Building

Roland Levinsky Building
Plymouth University, Drake Circus, Plymouth, England, PL4 8AA
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Art of the Russian Revolution: One Hundred Years On

Curator Dr Natalia Murray investigates how artists from Kazimir Malevich to Alexander Deineka made Russian art revolutionary in the first 15 years after the Bolshevik revolution of 1917.

Tue 14 Nov

£4.20–£6 (friends free)

The Battleship Potemkin

  • 5 stars
  • 1925
  • USSR
  • 1h 15min
  • PG
  • Directed by: Sergei Eisenstein
  • Written by: Nina Agadzhanova, Nikolai Aseyev, Sergei Eisenstein, Sergei Tretyakov
  • Cast: A Antonov, Vladimir Barski, Grigori Alexandrov.

Made for the 20th anniversary of the 1905 revolution, Eisenstein's all-time classic follows the mutiny by the crew of the Prince Potemkin and the support given by the local civilian population, who are mown down by the Czar's troops in the famous Odessa Steps sequence. Expressive camera technique and a grasp of editing…

Sat 11 Nov

  • 19:00

Creating New Histories in India and Pakistan: 1947–2017

Focusing on Punjab, Dr Pippa Virdee, Senior Lecturer in Modern South Asian History at De Montfort University examines the ways in which the India and Pakistan have re-imagined the region post-partition to create new histories and myths about the past.

Tue 7 Nov

£4.20–£6

Takes place in Theatre 2.

Tue 28 Nov

£4.20–£6 (friends free)

Mtg Presents: Sleeping Beauty

MTG present their debut pantomime. Following the successes of Sweeney Todd and Urinetown. In celebration of their 25th year MTG bring this pantomime to you headed by Sam Pomeroy this is certainly not one to be missed!

Wed 29 Nov

£6–£9

Thu 30 Nov

£6–£9

Fri 1 Dec

£6–£9

Sat 2 Dec

£6–£9

October 1917: Revolutionary Dreams in Russia

The story of the visionary dreams and aspirations of fiery-eyed revolutionaries wanting to change the world in 1917.

Tue 17 Oct

£4.20–£6 (friends free)

Peninsula Doctors' Orchestra

A series of classical works from Peninsula Doctors' Orchestra.

Sun 15 Oct

Free

10th anniversary concert in aid of Brain Tumour Research. Theatre 1, Roland Levinsky Building

Plymouth University Orchestra

The orchestra performs various works.

Thu 7 Dec

Free

Plymouth University Orchestra Christmas Concert. Location is Theatre 1, Roland Levinsky Building.

Policing the Blackshirts in the South West

Utilising examples from Plymouth and Exeter, Dr Iain Channing, Lecturer in Criminology at Plymouth University, highlights the inconsistencies in policing practices, providing cultural, legal and practical explanations.

Tue 3 Oct

£4.20–£6 (friends free)

Representations of Wartime Sexual Violence in Renaissance Painting

Dr Péter Bokody leads a talk on the depictions of wartime sexual violence against women in Renaissance paintings.

Tue 5 Dec

£4.20–£6 (Members free)

  • 19:00 – 20:30

Scrolls And Serpents: The Wonders Of Dark Age Art

Learn all about Anglo-Saxon and Viking art.

Tue 21 Nov

£4.20–£6 / 01752 585050

  • 19:00 – 20:30

Towards a Free Revolutionary Art: Art and Social Change, 1913-1939

Talk by Dr Jody Patterson which examines the dynamic relations between art and revolution, exploring the ways in which artists working across the aesthetic spectrum sought to actively participate in the fight for political change, engaging culture as a means of transforming society.

Tue 24 Oct

£4.20–£6

Takes place in Theatre 2.

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