Lakeside Arts
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The Dan Daw Show
Theatre & Dance

The Dan Daw Show

Tuesday 08 February
Djanogly Theatre

Dan is finally seizing the moment to inspire himself and let go of who he once was, to make room for who he wants to be.

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XIWANG (HOPE)
Special Events

XIWANG (HOPE)

Saturday 29 January - Monday 31 January
Highfields Park, near the Stone Lions opposite

Welcome to Chinese New Year 2022!

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Matt Chorley: Who Is In Charge Here?
Comedy

Matt Chorley: Who Is In Charge Here?

Saturday 19 February
Djanogly Theatre

The award-winning Times columnist is back with an hilarious new show exploring who really calls the shots.

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a photo of University of Nottingham's Trent building with cherry blossom projected on it

 

CHINESE NEW YEAR CELEBRATIONS 2022

Saturday 29 January – Saturday 13 February
Join us for spectacular projections onto the iconic Trent Building and a series of creative workshops for all the family. Presented by Nottingham Confucius Institute and Lakeside Arts.

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“What do I care for first or last editions?”: DH Lawrence, editing and editions Loading...

“What do I care for first or last editions?”: DH Lawrence, editing and editions

Wednesday 09 February
Djanogly Theatre

Dr Andrew Harrison addresses Lawrence's interactions with editors, printers and publishers.

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Gallery Tour: Editing DH Lawrence

Thursday 10 February
Weston Gallery

Join us for a guided tour of the Editing DH Lawrence exhibition

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Jon Boden & The Remnant Kings

Saturday 12 February
Djanogly Theatre

In this genre busting mix, Jon Boden & The Remnant Kings perform concerts where folk songs, Bach, pop and jazz rub shoulders with Jon’s own songs.

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Chinese Lantern-making

Saturday 12 February
Visual Arts Studio

Create LED-lit lanterns to decorate your home for Chinese New Year.

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Calligraphy

Saturday 12 February
Performing Arts Studio

Learn the art of Chinese calligraphy.

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Chinese Knot-making

Saturday 12 February
Other venues

Learn how to tie a Chinese knot and encourage good fortune!

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Tea and Poetry with Xi Chen

Sunday 13 February
Performing Arts Studio

Join us for a calming, poetic and authentic Chinese tea ceremony experience

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Children’s Lion dance and Dragon Dance with Ling Peng

Sunday 13 February
Djanogly Theatre

Ling Peng teaches traditional Chinese celebratory dances.

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The Art of Activism

Tuesday 15 February
Performing Arts Studio

Join us and look at how past campaigns have used art and design to communicate messages to the public.

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She'Koyokh: Balkans and Bagels

Wednesday 16 February
Djanogly Theatre

Join us for an evening with Britain’s best klezmer and Balkan music group.

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Tinkering with Scribble Bots

Wednesday 16 February
Performing Arts Studio

A rich opportunity for children to combine traditional crafts with digital materials through investigation and play.

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Ossian Huskinson - Bass-baritone & Matthew Fletcher - Piano

Thursday 17 February
Djanogly Recital Hall

A concert of early 20th-century English songs by Vaughan Williams, John Ireland, Michael Head and Peter Warlock, with quintessentially English subjects, the sea and countryside feature.


A woman in a VR headset at the preview of the Eye as Witness exhibition

THE EYE AS WITNESS: RECORDING THE HOLOCAUST

Saturday 22 January – Sunday 13 March
An immersive multimedia experience designed to make us question the motives behind Holocaust photography.