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What's on: From 23/10/2023

Christmas Show: The Boy Who Cried Wolf Loading...

Christmas Show: The Boy Who Cried Wolf

Saturday 09 December - Sunday 31 December
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

Inspired by the famous Aesop fable this wonderful Christmas kids theatre show sees a gifted group of actor-musicians become a whole host of hilarious characters...

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Luminarium: LuminiMax

Saturday 25 May - Sunday 02 June
Highfields Park

Architects of Air are back with an amazing new luminarium!

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Jars Of Curiosity

Tuesday 24 October
Performing Arts Studio

Using a range of materials from clay to recycled items, create beautiful and strange creatures to put in jars.

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Create Your Own Dragonfly

Thursday 26 October
Performing Arts Studio

In this guided craft workshop, you will create your very own working dragonfly, inspired by Makers of Imaginary Worlds’ installation, Water Myths and Marvels.

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Bearable Art

Saturday 28 October
Learning Studio, Djanogly Gallery

​Everyone has a favourite bear! Join this drop-in family workshop to make a model bear from air dried clay that you can take home to paint.

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Saturday 28 October
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

Discover the fabulous world of the string quartet in this informal performance for young ears.

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WOW! Said the Owl

Wednesday 01 November - Sunday 05 November
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

Explore the wonderful world of colours with a curious little owl, who is determined to stay awake and see what daylight brings.

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Music Making Madness

Wednesday 01 November - Friday 03 November
Lakeside Arts (multiple venues)

Please note: This workshop is now being rescheduled for Summer 2024
Work with members of DeepDown Brass, a six-piece brass and drums group with a huge repertoire of brassy pop hits, to make music madness using real instruments and percussion made from rubbish. 

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Creative Creatures

Sunday 05 November
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

Little ones will make their very own cardboard owl in this colourful craft session! Make one, twit-two, or a whole family.

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The Lightbulb Princess

Sunday 19 November
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

Without the twinkle of fairy lights, the holiday season could be cancelled! It’s up to our intrepid Princess explorer, her pals and YOU to illuminate the world again.

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Morgan and West's Massive Magic Show

Saturday 02 December - Sunday 03 December
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

Roll up, roll up! Morgan & West are back! Expect gawps, gasps, and guffaws in this relentlessly funny and fantastical magic-filled extravaganza.

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Museum Explorers

Sunday 03 December
University of Nottingham Museum

Join us for creative activities as we explore the Iron Age Celts including the local Corieltavvi tribe.

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