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Arts in the Prison System - FACT launches first course of its kind

16/10/15

FACT's new course for artists looking to work with in the prison system marks the beginning of a pilot programme working with Veterans in the Criminal Justice Sector, as well as their family members a…
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FACT Members Offer: 241 tickets for THX1138 at The Phil!

16/10/15

Being a FACT member entitles you to much more than just £2 off tickets when you visit Picturehouse at FACT... This autumn, Liverpool Philharmonic have launched a brand new performance space, The Music…
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The Cultural Education Conference

Attending The Cultural Education Conference

15/10/15

Our Young People & Learning Coordinator reflects on her visit to a conference looking at shaping the future of cultural education in the North West. ‘Our work in education has as much effect on us…
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Why a Lobster? A Surreal Look at the Afterlife

15/10/15

Mystery shrouds The Lobster: from the enigmatic trailer to the intriguing teaser posters, it seems that director Yorgos Lanthimos is keen to give nothing away. Imagine a surreal dystopia where being i…
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Philip Jeck

Behind the Scenes with Philip Jeck

14/10/15

Ahead of his performance here on 22 October, we caught up with the experimental sound artist to see what we can expect from the event. Next week, as part of the events programme for pop-up exhibition …
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How Far We've Come: Suffragette

14/10/15

Inspired by true events, Sarah Gavron's Suffragette is a moving drama exploring the passion and heartbreak of those who risked all they had for women's right to vote - their jobs, their homes, their c…
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A Fairy Tale, But Not as We Know It

12/10/15

Well, Pan is certainly based on the timeless Peter Pan story, but it is not as we know it! However if you are prepared to suspend belief and go with the flow, accept that anything can and will happen,…
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Come to the FACTLab Clinic!

12/10/15

Got a tech problem you need help with? The FACTLab Clinic is open for drop-in consultations every Wednesday afternoon in the FACT foyer.   So far we've had everything from 3D printing queries to qu…
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Macbeth: Turns Out We Did Need Another Remake

08/10/15

Macbeth, potentially more so than any other of Shakespeare's works with the exception of Romeo and Juliet, looms large over the shared cultural history of the English speaking world. But what of Justi…
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The Eternal Sunshine of Erasing Memories?

02/10/15

The ability to erase human memory is a topic that director Michel Gondry explores in Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, but what if this was really possible? How would it affect us as a society an…
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