Welcome to the Events guide for the 2014 Festival in Birmingham. You can search the events programme using the calendar, via the events map, by category, audience or by keyword 'film, comedy, etc using the box below
Join professional astronomers from the University of Birmingham, and local amateur astronomers to explore the night sky with a variety of telescopes in the historic heart of the University. Bring your binoculars!
A gripping, compulsive and award-winning new play that flies from the heights of lyricism to the shallows of workaday existence, and targets our assumptions about war, family, and what it is to be a woman, followed by a debate on the issues raised.
Paper folding can be used to create all kinds of interesting mathematical shapes. Mathematician Katie Steckles from Think Maths will take you through the process of building a fractal - using only paper, and no glue!