Cultural Exchanges festival bookings 2016

Book online

Cultural Exchanges Box Office opens 1pm Monday 25th January, we advise pre-booking through our Ticket Source webpage or Box Office hotline to ensure your space. You can make an advanced booking online through Ticketsource or to book with a member of the team please call our Box Office hotline - (0116) 250 6229. 

Disabled parking passes need to be pre-booked by calling the Box Office hotline. There is no parking on campus during the day however after 5:00pm the staff car park behind Kimberlin Library will be open for Cultural Exchanges audience members. For more information on public parking please visit

If you have any other Box Office queries please email us through or alternatively call (0116) 250 6229. 

Events Monday
 EventLocation Time CatBooking 
Indian Cinema and European Landscapes: Filmic Spaces for Cultural Exchanges
Clephan 0.01 3-4pm T

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Paris Lees Clephan 3.03 4-5pm T Book online
Dance Double Bill PACE 1 4-6pm P Book online
The Hidden History of the War Hotel Clephan 3.01 5-6pm T Book online
John Gray : Philosophy and a Sense of Reality Clephan 3.03 6.30-7.45pm T Book online
Fine Art Auction Campus Centre, 2nd floor 7pm onwards A Book online
Events Tuesday
 EventLocation Time CatBooking 
Demon Crew
Clephan 2.29 11-12pm P

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Chris Dugrenier - Parallels
PACE 2 11–11.30am P Book online
James Yarker In Conversation
Clephan 0.01 2-3pm IC Book online
Stuart Price - Corbyn/Cameron/Hahaha
Clephan 3.01 2-3pm T Book online
Playing for Laughs: Comedy and the Community
Clephan 2.30 3–5pm T Book online
So you want to write a novel?
Clephan 2.29 3-5pm D,W Book online
Lois Keidan In Conversation
Clephan 3.03 4-5pm  IC Book online
The Current Refugees "Crisis": Contemporary and Historical Perspectives
Clephan 0.01 5-6.30pm  T

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Barry Dufour - Disruptive Behaviour in Schools 

Clephan 3.01 5-6pm T Book online
Lauren Rose Brown - The Literary Journey Clephan 2.29 5-6pm T Book online
Expect the Unexpected - Paintframe Campus Centre 2.13 and 2.14 5-7pm P Book online
John Stezaker in Conversation Clephan 3.03 6-7pm T Book online
Rod Duncan – The Custodian of Marvels Clephan 3.01 7-8pm L Book online
Nick Corelli Clephan 0.01 7.30pm-8.30pm C Book online
Events Wednesday
 EventLocation Time CatBooking 
Adaptation and Dance Conference Trinity House 10am-5pm C

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Lessons from Rio: Rock in Rio and your Event
Clephan 3.01 11-12pm T Book online
Concrete Poetry Workshop 1
Clephan 2.30 11-1.30pm W Book online
Chenine Bhathena
Clephan 3.01 12.30-2pm T Book online
Concrete Poetry Workshop 2
Mill Studios 0.23 2–4.30pm W Book online
LAF - How do festivals tie into the identity of a city?
Clephan 3.03 3-4.30pm T Book online
Expect the Unexpected: Phil Hackett seminar Phoenix 3.30-4.30pm T Book online
Chris Davies, Bamboozle Theatre Clephan 0.01 4-5pm IC Book online
Expect the Unexpected: Performance in the Cube (Phil Hackett and Lewys Holt)
Phoenix 5-7pm P Book online
Educating Yorkshire
Clephan 3.03 5.30-6.30pm T Book online
Peter Riley Poetry Reading
Clephan 3.01 6-7pm P Book online
History of Leicester Cinema Going
Phoenix 6-7.30pm FT Phoenix website
An Audience with Willy Russell
Hugh Aston 0.10 7-8pm IC Book online


Events Thursday
 EventLocation Time CatBooking 
Music Venue Trust
Clephan 0.01 11am-12pm D

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Arts in Prisons
Clephan 0.01 2-3pm D Book online
British Community Dance: Past, Present and Future
Clephan 3.03 3-4.30pm D Book online
John Murray in Conversation
Clephan 3.01 4-5pm IC Book online
David Noonan
Clephan 0.01 5-6pm T Cancelled
Professor Hoye - World Cup Willie: A Branding and Sporting Legend
Clephan 3.01 6-7pm T Cancelled
Quick Shifts
PACE 1 6-7pm  P Book online
Mark Billingham in Conversation
Clephan 2.13 6.30-7.30pm  C

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A Night at the Cinema in the 1960s - One Million Years BC
Phoenix 6.30-9.30pm F,D Phoenix website


Events Friday
 EventLocation Time CatBooking 
David Baddiel In Conversation
Clephan 2.13 6-7pm C

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Steve Hackett In Conversation
Sue Townsend Theatre 7.30-8.30pm IC Book online
Leicester Windrush Documentary Premiere
Phoenix 7-10pm F,D SOLD OUT
Honest Dave
The Venue @ DMU 8.30-11.30pm P Book online


Terms and Conditions


  • Please arrive 10 minutes before the event is due to begin, with your email confirmation, in order to guarantee your reservation.
  • Online booking closes 2hrs prior to the event.
  • Requests for refunds will only be considered up to 48hrs before the event.
  • Please inform the box office (0116 250 6229) if you have any hearing or mobility requirements.
  • For bookings greater than 10 people please phone the box office.


Key to Festival categories

A:  Auction

C: Conference

D:  Discussion 

E:  Exhibition

F: Film     

IC:   In Conversation  

L:  Launch

  P: Performance   T: Talk

W:  Workshop



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