A free day of art, entertainment and inspiration
Sat 8 Oct, 10am — 7pm

Explore the Barbican and get a taste of everything we do. Dip into a mix of free events and activities from pop-up performances to interactive installations, and ticketed events such as film screenings, gigs and contemporary dance.

Free events



Omer Arbel: 44
14 Sep 16 - 18 Apr 17 / 10:00 / Foyer, Level G
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Zarah Hussain: Numina
1 Oct 16 - 9 Nov 16 / 09:00 / Barbican Foyers
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non zero one: let’s take a walk
8 Oct 16 - 2 Apr 17 / 09:00 / Barbican Foyers / Foyers
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Rosalind Fowler: NowhereSomewhere
8 Oct 16 - 9 Nov 16 / 10:00 / Barbican Foyers / Foyer, Level G
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In Her Footsteps
8 Oct 16 / 12:00 / Mezzanine level
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OpenFest: Explore the Barbican tours
8 Oct 16 / 12:30, 13:00, 13:30, 14:30, 15:30, 16:30 / Foyer, Level G
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Ticketed events

The Machine
Collectif and then...
The Oxford Samuel Beckett Theatre Trust Award 2016
27 Sep 16 - 8 Oct 16 / 19:45 / The Pit
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to a simple, rock ’n’ roll . . . song.
Michael Clark Company
6 - 15 Oct 16 / 19:45, 15:00 / Theatre
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