Cultural Exchanges festival bookings 2017

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Cultural Exchanges Box Office is now open, 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 between 1-2pm Mon-Fri.

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

Monday 27 February 2017
 EventLocation Time CatBooking 
I, Daniel Blake Clephan 3.01 2-4pm F

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DMU Fine Art/Leicester Print Workshop Event - Emma Stibbon Clephan 3.03 4-5pm T Book online
Welcome to Leicester Poetry Launch Clephan 3.01 6-8pm P Book online
Wayne Hemingway Vijay Patel Building 4.05 6-7pm T Book online
Tuesday 28 February 2017
 EventLocation Time CatBooking 
Demon Crew - Creative Writing Clephan 2.29 11-12pm P

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Stuart Price - One Solution - Revolution? Clephan 3.03 2–3pm T Book online
Kanya King - A MOBOvational talk with Kanya King, Founder of the MOBO Awards Clephan 3.03 4–5pm T Book online
Ears to the ground - BBC writers room Clephan 0.01 4-6.30pm D,W Book online
Mark Ovenden - Johnston & Gill: Very British Types Leicester Print Workshop 6-8pm T Book online
The Spy Who Loved Himself Phoenix Cinema and Art Centre


F Phoenix Cinema and Art Centre
Fine Art Auction Vijay Patel Building 4.05

6pm preview

7pm auction

A Booking not applicable
Wednesday 1 March 2017
 EventLocation Time CatBooking 
Lost and Found: Writing Short stories LCB Depot 11.30am-1pm P,D

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Festival Peak? Clephan 3.01 2-3.30pm D,W Book online
Leicester Arts Festivals Clephan 3.01 3.30-4.30pm D Book online
Lala Meredith-Vula Clephan 0.01 3-4pm IC Book online
Investigative Journalism and the public interest Clephan 3.03 4-5pm W Book online
Ross Purves 'Music and Maps' Clephan 0.01 5-6pm T Book online
1st Leicester Asian Film Festival: A Preview LCB Depot 5-6pm T Book online
Kelvin Corcoran  Clephan 3.01 6-7pm P Book online
Mobilise! Mobiles, Music and Sound PACE 1 10am-9pm D Book online


Thursday 2 March 2017
 EventLocation Time CatBooking 
Arts in Prisons: Clean Break Clephan 3.03 1-2pm D,P

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Beautiful Change  Leicester Castle 2-3pm IC Book online
Odori-Dawns-Dance Clephan 0.01 3-4pm D Book online
Lisa Holdsworth - Writing for Television Drama Clephan 3.01 3-4.30pm D Book online
Professor John Holden Leicester Castle  4-5.30pm T Book online
Nina Stibbe Clephan 3.03 5-6pm  T Book online
Black History Month  Clephan 3.01 6-7pm  IC

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The Place of Time The Gallery, Vijay Patel Building 6.30-7pm P Book online


Friday 3 March 2017
 EventLocation Time CatBooking 
Adapting Medieval and Early Modern Culture Trinity House 9.30am-5pm C

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Performance and Wrestling Clephan 3.01 4-5.30pm IC Book online
Dance, Speech and autobiography: Kiera Martin - 'Here comes trouble' PACE 1 5.30-6.30pm F,D Book online
An Evening with Martin Bell Clephan 2.13 6-7.30pm IC

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Tonite let's All Make Love in Leicester Phoenix Cinema and Art Centre 8.15-10.45pm F,IC Phoenix Cinema and Art Centre
Visible Bits, Audible Bytes Phoenix Cinema and Art Centre 6-7.30pm P Phoenix Cinema and Art Centre
Dance, Speech and autobiography: Marie Hay PACE 2 6.30-7pm T Book online
Dance, Speech and autobiography: CIRID PACE 2 7-8pm D Book online
Honest Dave  The Venue @ DMU 8-11.30pm P Book online


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

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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