What’s on

Find theatre, classical & chamber music, world, folk & jazz gigs, live comedy, dance performances, children's shows, free talks and workshops, as well as our visual art exhibitions and museum programme below.

67 events
  • Homage to the Bauhaus Loading...

    Homage to the Bauhaus

    Saturday 02 March - Sunday 02 June

    In the centenary year of the founding of the influential Bauhaus art school in Weimar, Homage to the Bauhaus considers the impact of the school’s teachings and aesthetic ideas on artists and photographers in the twentieth century.

  • Charles Poulsen: Gridations Loading...

    Charles Poulsen: Gridations

    Saturday 02 March - Monday 27 May

    Poulsen’s drawings are striking abstractions realised in layers of pencil, wax and gouache.

  • Circles of Influence Loading...

    Circles of Influence

    Saturday 06 April - Sunday 19 May

    Complementing the Homage to the Bauhaus exhibition, MA Photography students at Nottingham Trent University have produced new work reflecting on the educational

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    Current Archaeology in the East Midlands

    Saturday 06 April - Sunday 30 June

    A new Museum Exhibition Programme, Current Archaeology in the East Midlands, displays and examines work undertaken throughout the East Midlands by archaeologists, community groups and museums. 

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    Art Investigator Max

    Saturday 06 April - Saturday 25 May

    Creative Saturday afternoons at Djanogly Gallery. 

  • Egg-citing Easter Loading...
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    Egg-citing Easter

    Thursday 18 April

    The Easter Bunny has hidden clues around the park – crack the password to win a small prize. 

  • Roger McGough: joinedupwriting Loading...
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    Roger McGough: joinedupwriting

    Saturday 27 April

    Roger McGough, one of Britain’s best-lovedpoets, is the author of over seventy books of poetry and editor of numerous anthologies.

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    Ancient Craft: Frame Baskets

    Saturday 27 April

    Ancient methods of making baskets involve making a hoop and ribs from stout twigs and weaving them to form a shell or shield-shaped basket. 

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    Nottinghamshire Young Archaeologist Club

    Saturday 27 April - Saturday 20 July

    If you are aged 8 to 16 years and enjoy History and Archaeology, join our Young Archaeologists Club.

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    Silent Lines

    Tuesday 30 April

    Silent Lines draws upon Maliphant’s research and explorations in dance and anatomy using a unique mix of movement, animated video projection, and lighting. 

  • Rights Lab Talk: Ending Slavery by 2030 Loading...
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    Rights Lab Talk: Ending Slavery by 2030

    Wednesday 01 May

    There are 40 million people enslaved today. Ending slavery by 2030 is now a global UN target. But how can we achieve this?

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    The Music of Dizzy Reece

    Wednesday 01 May

    This concert honours legendary Jamaican-born jazz trumpeter Dizzy Reece’s accomplishments and artistry as well as celebrating West Indians who departed the Caribbean on the Windrush.