The Capstone Theatre

The Capstone Theatre
Liverpool Hope University, 17 Shaw Street, Liverpool, Merseyside, L6 1HP
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Allerton Brass: Around The World In 80 Minutes

All aboard for a whistle-stop world tour as Capstone regulars Allerton Brass circumnavigate the globe to bring you musical favourites from Italy, France, America, Japan and of course from these wonderful British Isles, to name but a few. Under the baton of their inspirational Musical Director, Adam Taylor, the band will…

Sat 12 May

Free / 01512 913578

  • 19:30

The Cornerstone Festival: Lizzie Nunnery/Vidar Norheim -The Wilds

Multi-talented singer, musician and writer Nunnery and multi-instrumentalist and songwriter Norheim celebrate International Women's Day 2018 and The Cornerstone Festival with a unique performance combining song, live soundtrack, poetry and monologue on the theme of freedom and escape.

Thu 8 Mar

Free / 01512 913578

Dean Friedman

The pop troubadour who thanked his lucky stars in the 70s is experiencing a revival.

Sat 5 May

Free / 01512 913578

  • 19:30

Destroyed By Shadows: Discussion

After careful consideration, I have come to the conclusion that there is nothing in these paintings that could not be changed, that they can be seen in any light and are not destroyed by the action of shadows." - John Cage (on Robert Rauschenberg's, 'White Paintings'). In paraphrasing and inverting John Cage's Zen-like…

Tue 6 Mar

Free / 01512 913578

  • 19:30

Ennio The Little Brother

Hip hop-infused, soulful dream-pop from the North Wales-based singer-songwriter.

Mon 5 Mar

Free / 01512 913578

An Evening Of String Quartets

Alex Marks - violin Elizabeth Lamberton - violin Rob Shepley - viola Gethyn Jones - cello The Liverpool Hope Music Department invite you to an evening recital featuring a collection of short string quartets written by Hope composers past, present and future. The selection of original scores (all composed during 2017/18…

Mon 30 Apr

Free / 01512 913578

  • 19:30

Howard Skempton And Merseyside Improvisers Orchestra

A concert featuring composer Howard Skempton, one of the founders of The Scratch Orchestra and a pivotal figure in English experimental music from the 60s, and The Merseyside Improvisers Orchestra, a radical new ensemble. For this new collaboration, Skempton will play with the orchestra and premiere a new piece especially…

Thu 26 Apr

£11.50 (£6.50) / 01512 913578

  • 19:30

Interactions: Centrifuge / Shatner's Bassoon

Centrifuge: Anton Hunter - guitar Bruce Coates - alto saxophone Camilla Cancantata - voice, trombone Ian Simpson - guitar Lawrence Casserley - electronica, Lee Allatson - drum set Mark Hanslip - tenor saxophone Martin Hackett - Korg MS Phil Morton - accidents & treatments Robin Hartwell - piano Shaun Blezard…

Wed 21 Mar

£11.50 / 01512 913578

  • 19:30

Interactions: The Necks

Chris Abrahams - piano Lloyd Swanton - bass Tony Buck - drums Forming in Sydney Australia in 1986, over the last 30 years The Necks have built an international reputation as masters of their own musical language of long-form improvisation. Each night they step onto the stage with no pre-conceived ideas of what they will…

Tue 20 Mar

£15 / 01512 913578

  • 19:30

Interactions: Watts & Grew/ Merseyside Improviser's Orchestra with Steve Beresford

Watts and Grew: Trevor Watts - saxophone Stephen Grew - piano Since the 1960's, saxophonist Trevor Watts has been at the forefront of many innovations within Jazz/World and Improvised Musical areas, both as a saxophone player, percussionist and composer. He is the only surviving founder member of the hugely influential…

Mon 19 Mar

£11.50 / 01512 913578

  • 19:30

The Katona Twins

Virtuoso guitarists Peter and Zoltan Katona perform an unusual combination of classical, flamenco and finger picking techniques, with a repertoire encompassing Bach to Piazzolla, plus a variety of tango, pop, rock and jazz standards.

Sun 4 Mar

Free / 01512 913578

Liverpool Mozart Orchestra: A Midsummer Night's Dream

Mendelssohn - A Midsummer Night's Dream - Overture Mozart - Piano Concerto No.24 Mendelssohn - A Midsummer Night's Dream - Scherzo, Intermezzo & Nocturne Haydn - Symphony No.60 "Il Distratto" Conductor: Ewa Strusinska Piano: Ana-Marija Markovina – With summer hopefully round the corner what could be more apt than to…

Sat 19 May

£15 / 01512 913578

Liverpool Mozart Orchestra: Adagio

****SEE ALL OUR EVENTS AT www.ticketsource.co.uk/liverpool-mozart-orchestra**** Liverpool Mozart Orchestra: Adagio Saturday 24 th March 2018, 7.30pm (pre-concert talk 6.45pm) Barber – Adagio Mahler – Adagietto from Symphony No.5 Barber – Violin Concerto Dvořák – Symphony No.7 Conductor: Sergej…

Sat 24 Mar

Cornerstone Great Hall

£15 / 01512 913578

Free / 01512 913578

  • 19:30

Mfms: Shreya Devnath

The beautiful melodic tones of the violin weave into the rhythmic mastery of the mridangam, kanjira and tabla in this very special concert experience. Shreya Devnath is a student of the legendary Sri Lalgudi Jayaraman, currently under the guidance of Sri Lalgudi GJR Krishnan, and strives to be a worthy representative…

Sat 24 Mar

Free / 01512 913578

Music For The Mind & Soul

Live Music, World.

Sat 24 Mar

Free / 01512 913578

  • 13:00

Sat 28 Apr

Free / 01512 913578

  • 13:00

Sun 20 May

Free / 01512 913578

  • 13:00

Sat 30 Jun

Free / 01512 913578

  • 13:00

Music For the Mind & Soul: Ja Jayanth & Ashwani Shankar

In this special concert, two of the most remarkable woodwind instruments, the Bansuri Flute and Shenai, combine to take the audience on a melodic journey through both the Hindustani and Carnatic genres of music. JA Jayanth is one of the rising stars on the Carnatic music scene. A prodigy, Jayanth was driven from a…

Sat 28 Apr

Free / 01512 913578

Music For the Mind & Soul: Shashank Subramanyam

This revitalising concert effortlessly weaves together the melodic beauty of the flute and violin with the ryhtmic heartbeat of the mridangam and tabla to create a musical experience that is truly for the mind and soul. Grammy award nominated Shashank Subramanyam is a flute maestro known internationally for his…

Sun 20 May

Free / 01512 913578

The New Zealand Dance Company: Lumina

Following sold out seasons and standing ovations in New Zealand, the Holland Dance Festival, and Germany, The New Zealand Dance Company proudly presents Lumina -three incomparable pieces of contemporary dance that explode off the stage in a "ground-breaking" and "hypnotic" (NZ Herald) spectacle of light, sound and…

Tue 17 Apr

£12 (£10) / 01512 913578

  • 19:30

The Scary Bikers

John Godber and Jane Thornton perform Godber's comedy about a newly-met couple and their tandem-riding tour through Europe.

Sat 10 Mar

£12 (£10) / 01512 913578

  • 19:30

Soft Machine

Named after William Burrough's book The Soft Machine, the group were forerunners in the prog rock and underground movements.

Sun 25 Feb

£15 / 01512 913578

  • 19:30
Capstone Theatre

£15 / 01512 913578

  • 19:30

Songs Of The Poets

Following her recent highly acclaimed sell-out show, Calli Hughes brings her unique interpretation to a selection of songs in celebration of the iconic artists, Bob Dylan and Leonard Cohen. The concert features special guest, 60's legend Brian Saxophone Jones "Calli gave an outstanding vocal performance throughout and…

Sat 14 Apr

£13.50 (£11.50) / 01512 913578

  • 19:30

Sweetshop Revolution: Beautiful

The work explores love and sexuality from the point of view of women; what is fantasised about, desired and permissible within the complex web of social structures, expectations and cultural history.

Thu 22 Mar

£10 (£8) / 01512 913578

  • 19:30

Theo Travis Saxophone Workshop

The London-based saxophonist and composer Theo Travis has made a name for himself on the British jazz scene for his virtuosity and soulful style as well as his fine compositions. Born in Birmingham, Theo studied classical music at the University of Manchester whilst playing in various jazz and rock bands. He signed to 33…

Sun 25 Feb

Capstone Theatre

Free, ticketed / 01512 913578

  • 17:30

Tom Paxton

US singer-songwriter who has been honoured with two Lifetime Achievement Awards – from the North American Folk Music Alliance and the Radio 2 Folk Awards.

Fri 13 Apr

£34.50 / 01512 913578

Tooth + Nail: Hummingbird

Edith Cole worked a dead-end job in a funeral parlour. Ralph Conti worked wealthy widows for a quick buck. Neither expected to fall in love. But once they did, they just kept on falling. Inspired by the true story of the 'Lonely Hearts Killers', a pair of latter-day Macbeths who gripped the imagination of 1950s America…

Sat 3 Mar

£12 (£10) / 01512 913578

  • 19:30

Unravelled: Janaki Rangarajan (Bharatanatyam)

Dr Janaki Rangarajan - bharatanatyam – At the forefront of the new generation of Bharatanatyam dancers (Nadanamamani) Dr. Janaki Rangarajan represents the future of this ancient art form. Since the age of four she has been passionate about communicating through dance. Her unique dance style is a sincere result of her…

Sat 7 Apr

£7 (£5) / 01512 913578

  • 19:00

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