Past Events


  • Fri, 12/05/2017 - 18:30 to 20:00
    The Fitzwilliam String Quartet return to Cambridge for another evening in their popular series of concerts at Fitzwilliam College.
  • Sun, 30/04/2017 - 19:00 to 21:00
    Gordon Cameron Lecture Theatre
    Dmitri Shostakovich (1906 -1975) was an intriguing giant of 20th century music. The Master, Nicola Padfield, will discuss his musical legacy with Alan George, a founder member of the Fitzwilliam String Quartet (FSQ), and Russian and Soviet music expert Professor Marina Frolova-Walker, Reader in Music History and a Fellow of Clare College.
  • Thu, 23/03/2017 - 17:30 to 18:30
    Trust Room
    David Runciman in conversation with Stanley Gold
  • Sat, 18/03/2017 - 15:30 to Sun, 19/03/2017 - 00:30
    Auditorium, Auditorium Foyer, Hall, Reddaway Room
    Graduate Conference & MCR end of term 'handover' formal hall
  • Thu, 16/03/2017 - 18:30 to 20:00
    The Fitzwilliam String Quartet return to the College for another evening in their popular series of Cambridge concerts. Schubert: String Quartet in G minor, D173 | Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 7 in F sharp minor, Op. 108 | Schubert: String Quartet in D minor, D810, ‘Death and the Maiden’
  • Sat, 11/03/2017 - 18:00 to 21:30
    Old SCR
    Informal mentoring and networking with entrepreneurial alumni and Fellows.
  • Wed, 08/03/2017 - 19:00
    Isaac Jarrett-Barnham & Amalie Fisher present a short programme of vocal and piano music.
  • Sat, 04/03/2017 - 19:30 to 21:30
    Murray Edwards College - The Dome
    Orchestra on the Hill's Lent concert held at Murray Edwards College featuring students from Fitzwilliam College, Churchill College, Murray Edwards College and beyond!
  • Fri, 03/03/2017 - 19:30
    Trust Room
    Fitzwilliam Debating Society | Join a panel of guest speakers for an interactive discussion the future for European Refugee Policy. The event promises to offer a wide range of opinions, and audience participation is encouraged.
  • Thu, 02/03/2017 - 20:00 to 22:00
    Celebrating the 300th anniversary of the first ballet by John Weaver.
  • Tue, 14/02/2017 - 19:30
    Rossini's famous opera buffa is brought to life by the critically acclaimed Pop-Up Opera, sung in Italian with English captions.
  • Thu, 09/02/2017 - 17:30 to 18:30
    Upper Hall 1
    'Season of the Witch': A formal paper on Gothic literature by Professor David Punter
  • Tue, 07/02/2017 - 19:00
    Trust Room
    Professor John Arnold (Faculty of History, University of Cambridge) - What was heretical ‘belief’ in southern France in the thirteenth century?
  • Mon, 06/02/2017 - 20:30
    Join Fitz Swing Band for an evening of swing favourites, original arrangements and modern big band tunes.
  • Fri, 03/02/2017 - 19:00
    Old SCR
    Prof. Marks will be bringing in a work of art that he will use to demonstrate the various methodologies and aspects art historians might employ when analysing an image.
  • Thu, 02/02/2017 - 18:15 to 19:15
    Upper Hall
    Lecture series | The Problem with Economics | Larry Elliott (Economics Editor - The Guardian) | "How a failed economic system led to Brexit and President Donald Trump.”
  • Wed, 01/02/2017 - 20:00 to 21:00
    A perfect chance to enjoy some music in the middle of a busy week. Come and join for a short (less than 40 minutes) organ recital. BYOB policy in place - bring your own book (or laptop) if you want to be productive during the concert. Programme includes works of Boellmann, Buxtehude and Bach.
  • Wed, 01/02/2017 - 19:30
    Trust Room
    "This house believes grammar schools boost standards and social mobility" with Peter Hitchens
  • Fri, 27/01/2017 - 19:00 to Sun, 29/01/2017 - 22:00
    An opera production from Cambridge Youth Opera in association with the Fitzwilliam College Chamber Opera
  • Fri, 27/01/2017 - 18:00
    Gordon Cameron Lecture Theatre
    Whether it concerns dogs or Tasmanian devils, these alien-like diseases offer considerable perspective on what a virulent cancer actually is like.