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  • Crimes Under the Sun Loading...
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    Crimes Under the Sun

    Tuesday 10 April

    A secluded island hotel just off the English coast becomes a crime scene, as a scandalinducing femme-fatale is felled. All the guests on the island are suspects, but are they alone and is this the first crime this idyllic island has witnessed?

  • Roger McGough: As Far As I Know Loading...
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    Roger McGough: As Far As I Know

    Sunday 29 April

    Hilarious and surreal, McGough is a poet of many voices. His latest book It Never Rains is a collection of new verses with drawings by the author.

  • 4Quarter Films - Dreaming Whilst Black Loading...
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    4Quarter Films - Dreaming Whilst Black

    Tuesday 01 May

    See the first three episodes of a brand new nine-part comedy series made for web-viewing by London-based 4Quarter Films, and meet the Producers – including University of Nottingham alumna Natasha Jatania - in a post-show conversation.  

  • Lecture: Writing in the Ice - Turner's Mountain Crossings Loading...
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    Lecture: Writing in the Ice - Turner's Mountain Crossings

    Wednesday 02 May

    Nicholas Alfrey, considers JMW Turner as a painter of the Romantic Sublime, looking in particular at his images of Alpine passes and crossings.

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    Toolbox Festival

    Thursday 03 May - Saturday 05 May

    The culmination of a brand new creative challenge to Nottingham’s young theatre makers, in which each group will have created an original 15-minute performance using the same toolbox kit as their inspirational starting point.

  • Gallery Tour: Sanctuary Loading...
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    Gallery Tour: Sanctuary

    Friday 04 May

    Crop Up Gallery students give a guided walkthrough of the exhibition, speaking about their curatorial ideas for Sanctuary.

  • Workshop: Storyboarding Picture Books Loading...
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    Workshop: Storyboarding Picture Books

    Wednesday 09 May

    Author-illustrator Carol Adlam will take you through the building blocks of creating a picture book for children, focusing on storyboarding and producing thumbnail layouts for your work.

  • The Uses of Fairytales: Enchanting Ideologies and Radical Transformations Loading...
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    The Uses of Fairytales: Enchanting Ideologies and Radical Transformations

    Thursday 10 May

    Rachel Palfreyman, Associate Professor in German Studies at the University of Nottingham, discusses how fairy tales have been interpreted

  • Sunday afternoon with Wendy Cope Loading...
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    Sunday afternoon with Wendy Cope

    Sunday 13 May

    The inimitable Wendy Cope will charm and amuse you with her wry, ironic poetry – sharp and punchy, soft and contemplative.

  • Where's Jamie? Loading...
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    Where's Jamie?

    Saturday 19 May - Sunday 01 July

    To celebrate the arrival of series 3 of CBBC’s critically acclaimed football drama, Jamie Johnson, this unique exhibition invites you to put the places to the faces.

  • Brain Controlled Film 'The MOMENT' Loading...
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    Brain Controlled Film 'The MOMENT'

    Monday 21 May - Tuesday 22 May

    The MOMENT is a story set on the cusp of the singularity. The story explores 3 narratives in a dystopian future where brain computer interfaces are both a source of social threat and potential revelation. 

  • Gallery Tour: Living with Adaptive Architecture Loading...
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    Gallery Tour: Living with Adaptive Architecture

    Thursday 24 May

    Led by Holger Schnädelbach