What's On

Wed 23rd May

Spon Spun 2017: Commissions and Prize Winners
23rd May noon - 4pm
The CET Building 157 Corporation St, Coventry, CV1 1FP
Highlights from the 2017 Spon Spun Festival including the commissions and prize winners.
Creative and Arts
What's The Meaning of This? John Yeadon at 70: A Retrospective View
23rd May noon - 4pm
The CET Building 157 Corporation St, Coventry, CV1 1FP
British artist, and art educator, John Yeadon will be taking over the CET’s huge Newsroom Gallery for the CET's *final show* before the building closes for re-development.
Creative and Arts
A Heart At Sea
23rd May 7pm - 7:50pm
Helen Martin Studio, Warwick Arts Centre, CV4 7AL
Be enthralled by this epic musical?folk tale told on a miniature scale. The haunting live music tells the story ?of a boy who bottles up his heart and throws it into the sea.
Theatre, Comedy and Film | Live Music and Festivals | Family | Creative and Arts
Jools Holland's Rhythm & Blues Orchestra
23rd May 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Butterworth Hall, Warwick Arts Centre, CV4 7AL
As the UK’s most popular pianist and bandleader, Jools Holland OBE has performed and recorded with some of the most talented musicians and songwriters in the world.
Theatre, Comedy and Film | Live Music and Festivals | Creative and Arts
Tim Key: Megadate
23rd May 7:45pm - 9:45pm
The Goose Nest, Warwick Arts Centre, CV4 7AL
A brand new 70 minutes, blending poeticals, talking, standing, spotlights, cables, Kronenburg, foot-stamping and old school wistfulness.
Theatre, Comedy and Film | Live Music and Festivals

Thu 24th May

Spon Spun 2017: Commissions and Prize Winners
24th May noon - 4pm
The CET Building 157 Corporation St, Coventry, CV1 1FP
Highlights from the 2017 Spon Spun Festival including the commissions and prize winners.
Creative and Arts
What's The Meaning of This? John Yeadon at 70: A Retrospective View
24th May noon - 4pm
The CET Building 157 Corporation St, Coventry, CV1 1FP
British artist, and art educator, John Yeadon will be taking over the CET’s huge Newsroom Gallery for the CET's *final show* before the building closes for re-development.
Creative and Arts
A Heart At Sea
24th May 7pm - 7:50pm
Helen Martin Studio, Warwick Arts Centre, CV4 7AL
Be enthralled by this epic musical ?folk tale told on a miniature scale. The haunting live music tells the story of a boy who bottles up his heart and throws it into the sea.
Theatre, Comedy and Film | Live Music and Festivals | Family | Creative and Arts
Sarah Jane Morris & Antonio Forcione: Compare to What
24th May 7:45pm - 9:35pm
The Goose Nest, Warwick Arts Centre, CV4 7AL
Sarah Jane Morris and Antonio Forcione have each been compared to an impressive array of musical geniuses including Janice Joplin and Tom Waits as well as Jimi Hendrix.
Theatre, Comedy and Film | Live Music and Festivals | Creative and Arts

Fri 25th May

Spon Spun 2017: Commissions and Prize Winners
25th May noon - 4pm
The CET Building 157 Corporation St, Coventry, CV1 1FP
Highlights from the 2017 Spon Spun Festival including the commissions and prize winners.
Creative and Arts
What's The Meaning of This? John Yeadon at 70: A Retrospective View
25th May noon - 4pm
The CET Building 157 Corporation St, Coventry, CV1 1FP
British artist, and art educator, John Yeadon will be taking over the CET’s huge Newsroom Gallery for the CET's *final show* before the building closes for re-development.
Creative and Arts
Miles Kane (Live)
25th May 6:30pm - 10pm
KASBAH NIGHTCLUB, Primrose Hill Street, Coventry, CV1 5LY
Miles Kane brings his exhilarating live show to Coventry. (This is a 14+ pre-club event)
Live Music and Festivals
A Heart At Sea
25th May 7pm - 7:50pm
Helen Martin Studio, Warwick Arts Centre, CV4 7AL
Be enthralled by this epic musical? folk tale told on a miniature scale. The haunting live music tells the story ?of a boy who bottles up his heart and throws it into the sea.
Theatre, Comedy and Film | Live Music and Festivals | Family | Creative and Arts
Ben Folds & A Piano
25th May 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Butterworth Hall, Warwick Arts Centre, CV4 7AL
Taking to the stage with just a grand piano for company, cult hero Ben Folds plays tracks both classic and current. This show recalls his original solo tours where he defied sceptics by delivering high energy rock performances using only a piano.
Theatre, Comedy and Film | Live Music and Festivals | Creative and Arts
Morocco Dave & Diggery
25th May 8pm - 11pm
The Tin Music and Arts Canal Basin, St Nicholas Street, Coventry. CV1 4LY
This event will be a chance to witness a completely unique performance which can never be replicated!
Clubs and Bars | Live Music and Festivals

Sat 26th May

May Half Term: Playful Artful Stories
26th May 10:30am - 3:30pm
Herbert Art Gallery and Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry, CV1 5QP
Create crafty artwork inspired by the wonderful world of storytelling and our latest exhibition Fevral. Try your hand at yarn painting, patchworking, and making your very own story spoon person, plus many more exciting activities.
Family | Creative and Arts
A Heart At Sea
26th May 11am - 11:50am
Helen Martin Studio, Warwick Arts Centre, CV4 7AL
Be enthralled by this epic musical ?folk tale told on a miniature scale. The haunting live music tells the story ?of a boy who bottles up his heart and throws it into the sea.
Theatre, Comedy and Film | Live Music and Festivals | Family | Creative and Arts
Morocco Dave - live at The CET
26th May noon - 6pm
The CET Building 157 Corporation St, Coventry, CV1 1FP
Live Music and Festivals | Creative and Arts
Spon Spun 2017: Commissions and Prize Winners
26th May noon - 4pm
The CET Building 157 Corporation St, Coventry, CV1 1FP
Highlights from the 2017 Spon Spun Festival including the commissions and prize winners.
Creative and Arts
What's The Meaning of This? John Yeadon at 70: A Retrospective View
26th May noon - 4pm
The CET Building 157 Corporation St, Coventry, CV1 1FP
British artist, and art educator, John Yeadon will be taking over the CET’s huge Newsroom Gallery for the CET's *final show* before the building closes for re-development.
Creative and Arts
A Heart At Sea
26th May 2pm - 2:50pm
Helen Martin Studio, Warwick Arts Centre, CV4 7AL
Be enthralled by this epic musical ?folk tale told on a miniature scale. The haunting live music tells the story ?of a boy who bottles up his heart and throws it into the sea.
Theatre, Comedy and Film | Live Music and Festivals | Family | Creative and Arts
NETBALL : Wasps V Loughborough Lightning
26th May 7pm - 7:01pm
Ricoh Arena, Judds Ln, Coventry CV6 6GE
Vitality Netball Superleague : Wasps take on Loughborough Lightning at Ricoh Arena.
Sport

Sun 27th May

What's The Meaning of This? John Yeadon at 70: A Retrospective View
27th May noon - 4pm
The CET Building 157 Corporation St, Coventry, CV1 1FP
British artist, and art educator, John Yeadon will be taking over the CET’s huge Newsroom Gallery for the CET's *final show* before the building closes for re-development.
Creative and Arts
Gareth Malone
27th May 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Butterworth Hall, Warwick Arts Centre, CV4 7AL
TV’s favourite choirmaster curates an evening of music that matters to him. Together with The Swingles, the undisputed rulers of British close harmony, Gareth Malone will present songs you know and love in a way you have never heard them before.
Theatre, Comedy and Film | Live Music and Festivals | Creative and Arts
Retro Live : Best of the 90's
27th May 10pm - 3am
Kasbah, Primrose Hill St, Coventry CV1 5LY
Prepare for a trip back to the 90's with: S Club / 5ive / Gareth Gates / Sweet Female Attitude / Platnum / N Trance
Clubs and Bars | Live Music and Festivals

Mon 28th May

The Fargo Dog Show
28th May 10am - 4pm
Fargo’s annual fun dog show in aid of Suki’s Canine Rescue. Free admission into the village but a small charge per class to enter the dog show.
Featured | Family
May Half Term: Playful Artful Stories
28th May 10:30am - 3:30pm
Herbert Art Gallery and Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry, CV1 5QP
Create crafty artwork inspired by the wonderful world of storytelling and our latest exhibition Fevral. Try your hand at yarn painting, patchworking, and making your very own story spoon person, plus many more exciting activities.
Family | Creative and Arts
What's The Meaning of This? John Yeadon at 70: A Retrospective View
28th May noon - 4pm
The CET Building 157 Corporation St, Coventry, CV1 1FP
British artist, and art educator, John Yeadon will be taking over the CET’s huge Newsroom Gallery for the CET's *final show* before the building closes for re-development.
Creative and Arts
INK.
28th May 6:30pm - 10pm
Kasbah Nightclub, Primrose Hill Street, Coventry, CV1 5LY
McFly Dougie's new band alt-rock trio, INK. are set to rock the Kasbah on Monday 28th May
Clubs and Bars | Live Music and Festivals

Tue 29th May

May Half Term: Playful Artful Stories
29th May 10:30am - 3:30pm
Herbert Art Gallery and Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry, CV1 5QP
Create crafty artwork inspired by the wonderful world of storytelling and our latest exhibition Fevral. Try your hand at yarn painting, patchworking, and making your very own story spoon person, plus many more exciting activities.
Family | Creative and Arts
What's The Meaning of This? John Yeadon at 70: A Retrospective View
29th May noon - 4pm
The CET Building 157 Corporation St, Coventry, CV1 1FP
British artist, and art educator, John Yeadon will be taking over the CET’s huge Newsroom Gallery for the CET's *final show* before the building closes for re-development.
Creative and Arts

Wed 30th May

May Half Term: Playful Artful Stories
30th May 10:30am - 3:30pm
Herbert Art Gallery and Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry, CV1 5QP
Create crafty artwork inspired by the wonderful world of storytelling and our latest exhibition Fevral. Try your hand at yarn painting, patchworking, and making your very own story spoon person, plus many more exciting activities.
Family | Creative and Arts
What's The Meaning of This? John Yeadon at 70: A Retrospective View
30th May noon - 4pm
The CET Building 157 Corporation St, Coventry, CV1 1FP
British artist, and art educator, John Yeadon will be taking over the CET’s huge Newsroom Gallery for the CET's *final show* before the building closes for re-development.
Creative and Arts
Horrible Histories - More Best of Barmy Britain
30th May 2pm - 3:10pm
The Belgrade Theatre, Belgrade Square, Coventry. CV1 1GS
It’s history with the nasty bits left in! Prepare yourselves for a special production of Horrible Histories featuring MORE of your favourite characters from our barmy past – and a brand new scene with wordy Will!
Theatre, Comedy and Film | Family
Horrible Histories - More Best of Barmy Britain
30th May 7pm - 8:10pm
The Belgrade Theatre, Belgrade Square, Coventry. CV1 1GS
It’s history with the nasty bits left in! Prepare yourselves for a special production of Horrible Histories featuring MORE of your favourite characters from our barmy past – and a brand new scene with wordy Will!
Theatre, Comedy and Film | Family
Tom Allen: Absolutely
30th May 8pm - 10pm
Helen Martin Studio, Warwick Arts Centre, CV4 7AL
The sharply dressed, well-spoken, disparagingly camp son of working class Bromley, Tom Allen embarks on his debut solo tour.
Theatre, Comedy and Film | Live Music and Festivals

Thu 31st May

May Half Term: Playful Artful Stories
31st May 10:30am - 3:30pm
Herbert Art Gallery and Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry, CV1 5QP
Create crafty artwork inspired by the wonderful world of storytelling and our latest exhibition Fevral. Try your hand at yarn painting, patchworking, and making your very own story spoon person, plus many more exciting activities.
Family | Creative and Arts
What's The Meaning of This? John Yeadon at 70: A Retrospective View
31st May noon - 4pm
The CET Building 157 Corporation St, Coventry, CV1 1FP
British artist, and art educator, John Yeadon will be taking over the CET’s huge Newsroom Gallery for the CET's *final show* before the building closes for re-development.
Creative and Arts
Horrible Histories - More Best of Barmy Britain
31st May 2pm - 3:10pm
The Belgrade Theatre, Belgrade Square, Coventry. CV1 1GS
It’s history with the nasty bits left in! Prepare yourselves for a special production of Horrible Histories featuring MORE of your favourite characters from our barmy past – and a brand new scene with wordy Will!
Theatre, Comedy and Film | Family
Horrible Histories - More Best of Barmy Britain
31st May 7pm - 8:10pm
The Belgrade Theatre, Belgrade Square, Coventry. CV1 1GS
It’s history with the nasty bits left in! Prepare yourselves for a special production of Horrible Histories featuring MORE of your favourite characters from our barmy past – and a brand new scene with wordy Will!
Theatre, Comedy and Film | Family
Elf Lyons: Swan
31st May 8pm - 10pm
Helen Martin Studio, Warwick Arts Centre, CV4 7AL
The giraffe-limbed clown and raconteur is delighted to present her Edinburgh Comedy Award nominated show: a one woman production of Swan Lake.
Theatre, Comedy and Film | Live Music and Festivals

Fri 1st June

May Half Term: Playful Artful Stories
1st June 10:30am - 3:30pm
Herbert Art Gallery and Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry, CV1 5QP
Create crafty artwork inspired by the wonderful world of storytelling and our latest exhibition Fevral. Try your hand at yarn painting, patchworking, and making your very own story spoon person, plus many more exciting activities.
Family | Creative and Arts
What's The Meaning of This? John Yeadon at 70: A Retrospective View
1st June noon - 4pm
The CET Building 157 Corporation St, Coventry, CV1 1FP
British artist, and art educator, John Yeadon will be taking over the CET’s huge Newsroom Gallery for the CET's *final show* before the building closes for re-development.
Creative and Arts

Sat 2nd June

May Half Term: Playful Artful Stories
2nd June 10:30am - 3:30pm
Herbert Art Gallery and Museum, Jordan Well, Coventry, CV1 5QP
Create crafty artwork inspired by the wonderful world of storytelling and our latest exhibition Fevral. Try your hand at yarn painting, patchworking, and making your very own story spoon person, plus many more exciting activities.
Family | Creative and Arts
What's The Meaning of This? John Yeadon at 70: A Retrospective View
2nd June noon - 4pm
The CET Building 157 Corporation St, Coventry, CV1 1FP
British artist, and art educator, John Yeadon will be taking over the CET’s huge Newsroom Gallery for the CET's *final show* before the building closes for re-development.
Creative and Arts
The Rolling Stones ‘No Filter’ Tour 2018
2nd June 4pm - 11pm
Ricoh Arena, Judds Ln, Coventry CV6 6GE
The legendary Rolling Stones head to Coventry to play the Ricoh Arena as part of their Stadium Tour
Live Music and Festivals
Sarah Kendall: One-Seventeen
2nd June 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Helen Martin Studio, Warwick Arts Centre, CV4 7AL
Nominated twice for the Edinburgh Comedy Award for Best Show and Total Fringe sell out 2015, 2016?and 2017. A blistering storytelling experience from the creator and star of the hit BBC Radio 4 series Australian Trilogy.
Theatre, Comedy and Film | Live Music and Festivals

Sun 3rd June

What's The Meaning of This? John Yeadon at 70: A Retrospective View
3rd June noon - 4pm
The CET Building 157 Corporation St, Coventry, CV1 1FP
British artist, and art educator, John Yeadon will be taking over the CET’s huge Newsroom Gallery for the CET's *final show* before the building closes for re-development.
Creative and Arts
EDO: A Musical Journey of Loss, Triumph and Mystery
3rd June 3pm - 5pm
Butterworth Hall, Warwick Arts Centre, CV4 7AL
Doctor musicians from all over Europe join together under the direction of conductor, Simon Wright, in aid of their chosen charity OHMI – a charity enabling music-making for the physically disabled.
Theatre, Comedy and Film | Live Music and Festivals | Creative and Arts
Richard Herring: Oh Frig I'm 50!
3rd June 7:30pm - 9:30pm
The Goose Nest, Warwick Arts Centre, CV4 7AL
Star of Radio 4’s Relativity, Richard Herring gets to the half century (against all odds) and looks at how his life has changed in the last decade. Following on from Oh F***, I’m 40!
Theatre, Comedy and Film | Live Music and Festivals