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  • Toolbox Festival Loading...
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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 launch of BBC’s premier football drama Jamie Johnson, this unique exhibition invites you to put the places to the faces.

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

    Thursday 24 May

    Led by Holger Schnädelbach

  • Wheee!: The Princess & The Pea Loading...
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    Wheee!: The Princess & The Pea

    Monday 28 May - Tuesday 29 May

    A charming and beautifully quirky dance theatre adaptation of this favourite Hans Christian Andersen story by the brilliant Norwegian company Dybwikdans.  

  • Luminarium Loading...
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    Luminarium

    Monday 28 May - Sunday 03 June

    Architects of Air have toured to more than 40 countries across five continents with their extraordinary structures which astonish and delight audiences of all ages. 

  • Where It All Began: Screening Loading...
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    Where It All Began: Screening

    Monday 28 May - Sunday 03 June

    A rare opportunity to watch the original pilot episode of this Emmy, Bafta and RTS nominated series – 15 minutes of exclusive material previously unseen by public audiences.

  • Peg Puppets & Stories Workshop Loading...
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    Peg Puppets & Stories Workshop

    Monday 28 May - Tuesday 29 May

    Make a fantastic peg puppet with fabric scraps and other household bits and pieces, and then devise your own fairy tales to act out.

  • Luminarium: Grown-Ups Only Session Loading...
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    Luminarium: Grown-Ups Only Session

    Thursday 31 May

    Architects of Air have toured to more than 40 countries across five continents with their extraordinary structures which astonish and delight audiences of all ages.