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I Fagiolini

I Fagiolini

Thursday 14 December 7pm
Djanogly Recital Hall

I Fagiolini brings an animated cast of Christmas characters to life in foot-tapping music from Italy, Germany and Spain.

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Reimag(in)ing the Victorians

Reimag(in)ing the Victorians

Saturday 23 September - Sunday 07 January
Djanogly Gallery

FREE EXHIBITION. This exciting exhibition explores how leading contemporary artists have visualized the Victorians in their work through sculpture, photography, film and painting.

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Choosing Children
Theatre & Dance

Choosing Children

Saturday 25 November Various Times
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

Genetic engineering is here. The DNA of your child can be altered before its life has even begun. But how far would you go? 

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The Boy Who Cried Wolf -wearing a hat a scarf surrounded by sheep


Saturday 9 — Sunday 31 December.

Suitable for ages 3+

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Creativity, Craft and Correspondence: Letters as Art Loading...

Creativity, Craft and Correspondence: Letters as Art

Tuesday 16 January
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

Dr Charlotte May will demonstrate how letters have long provided a space for artistic expression.

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Of Paradise and other places

Friday 19 January
Arts Lecture Theatre

Isabel de Vasconcellos gives an introduction to the exhibition and Saad Qureshi’s work.

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Saad Qureshi

Saturday 20 January - Sunday 14 April
Djanogly Gallery

Described as "one of our most pensive and poetic artists" Saad Qureshi in his solo exhibition explores the ideas of paradise, religion and mythology. 

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The Snowsmith

Saturday 20 January - Sunday 21 January
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

What can unite the grumpy town of Thawmor this winter? Legends tell of soft white snow that blankets the ground, and inventor Eira is determined to bring it back.

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Story Inventors Workshop

Sunday 21 January
Performing Arts Studio

Create a unique story where you are the story inventors! 

Nottingham Caves: Places for work and Leisure Loading...

Nottingham Caves: Places for work and Leisure

Tuesday 23 January
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

Dr Chris King presents a wide range of fascinating archaeological finds from Nottingham’s caves. 

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Brush Painting

Wednesday 24 January - Wednesday 21 February
Visual Arts Studio

Learn the ancient art of Chinese brush painting.

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Ossian Huskinson & Matthew Fletcher

Thursday 25 January
Djanogly Recital Hall

University of Nottingham alumnus Ossian Huskinson won the Critic’s Circle Young Talent (Voice) Award in 2022 following notable performances with English National Opera and Garsington Opera.

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Saad Qureshi in Conversation

Thursday 25 January
Djanogly Gallery

Artist Saad Qureshi discusses his work and the exhibits on display in his solo exhibition in conversation with Neil Walker, Head of Visual Arts Programming.

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The Bull and the Moon

Sunday 04 February
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

Will you come dance with Lolo and help make their dreams come true? 

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Family Dance Workshop

Sunday 04 February
Performing Arts Studio

A very special dance session inspired by flamenco dancing.

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The Life of Claude Cahun

Wednesday 07 February
Angear Visitor Centre

Gilly Fox, Assistant Curator, Haywood Gallery Touring, discusses the artist's life. 

Reimagining the Victorians - a brightly dressed statue with butterfly wings


Saturday 23 September – Sunday 7 January 

This exhibition takes a fresh look at the Victorian age through the eyes of contemporary artists.