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14 events
  • Brothers in Arms: Sexuality, Men and Intimacies in the Great War Loading...
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    Brothers in Arms: Sexuality, Men and Intimacies in the Great War

    Tuesday 26 February

    Weaving between family history, war poetry and other archival documents this performance-lecture event will explore the concept of ‘romantic friendships’ amongst the soldiers of the Great War.

  • After-Hours Tour of Homage to the Bauhaus Exhibition Loading...
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    After-Hours Tour of Homage to the Bauhaus Exhibition

    Thursday 07 March

    Join Mark Rawlinson, curator of our Homage to the Bauhaus exhibition, for a private after-hours tour of the exhibition.

  • Manuscripts and Special Collections Conservation Demonstration Loading...
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    Manuscripts and Special Collections Conservation Demonstration

    Thursday 04 April

    Meet Manuscripts and Special Collections Conservator Robert Pearce and enjoy a demonstration of how he carries out paper repairs.

  • Behind the Scenes of Losing Her Voice Loading...
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    Behind the Scenes of Losing Her Voice

    Friday 05 April

    Enjoy behind the scenes access to Elizabeth Kelly’s new opera Losing Her Voice. 

  • 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.

  • 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?

  • Rehearsal, Tea and Scones with Giles Croft Loading...
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    Rehearsal, Tea and Scones with Giles Croft

    Friday 03 May

    Join former Nottingham Playhouse Artistic Director Giles Croft as he puts our fantastically talented University of Nottingham students through their paces during a rehearsal of Dennis Kelly’s jet-black comedy DNA.

  • Museum Tour and Object Handling Session Loading...
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    Museum Tour and Object Handling Session

    Thursday 16 May

    Enjoy a guided tour of the University of Nottingham Museum with Keeper Clare Pickersgill.

  • Luminarium Loading...
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    Luminarium

    Monday 27 May - Sunday 02 June

    Following more than 8,000 visitors to Architects of Air’s Katena in October, we’re thrilled to welcome back our favourite Nottingham-based internationally renowned company to Wheee! 

  • Wheee! On Tour: Strange Creatures Loading...
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    Wheee! On Tour: Strange Creatures

    Tuesday 28 May - Saturday 08 June

    MishMash Productions returns to Nottingham after enchanting little ones last autumn with Smile, winning them the Best Family Welcome award at the 2018 Fantastic for Families Awards. 

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

    Thursday 30 May

    Our Grown-Ups Only Session allows them to enjoy these colourful and surprising structures in the sole presence of other adults. 

  • Wheee! Free Family Weekend Loading...
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    Wheee! Free Family Weekend

    Saturday 01 June - Sunday 02 June

    Join us for fantastic free entertainment from fabulous artists drawn from
    across the UK.