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.

66 events
  • Letters from the Front Loading...
    Theatre

    Letters from the Front

    Tuesday 04 June

    Edith Ainscow and Geoffrey Boothby have only four incomplete days together before Geoffrey goes to the Front to work for the Royal Engineer Tunnellers below the Ypres Salient.

  • Gallery Tour - Romantic Facts and Fantasies Loading...
    Special Collections

    Gallery Tour - Romantic Facts and Fantasies

    Wednesday 05 June

    Join the exhibition curators for a guided walk through of the exhibition and learn about the stories behind the items on display.

  • Talk - Gothic Haunting from the 1790s to the Present Loading...
    Special Collections

    Talk - Gothic Haunting from the 1790s to the Present

    Wednesday 05 June

    The condition of haunting is central to the gothic mode. Dr Matt Green, Associate Professor in the School of English, explores haunting and being haunted.

  • Debashish Bhattacharya Trio Loading...
    Music

    Debashish Bhattacharya Trio

    Wednesday 05 June

    One of the world’s greatest slide guitarists, Debashish Bhattacharya makes his Lakeside debut after mesmerising audiences for over four decades. 

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    Theatre

    Knot

    Tuesday 11 June

    Physically exhilarating and touchingly poignant, Knot is the internationally acclaimed circus and dance work by Nikki Rummer and JD Broussé.

  • Flesh & Text: Thirty Years of Bodies in Flight Loading...
    Exhibitions

    Flesh & Text: Thirty Years of Bodies in Flight

    Tuesday 11 June - Sunday 30 June

    This exhibition draws together still and moving images, alongside artefacts and commentary about this pioneering company’s work.

  • Talk - Death and Discovery Loading...
    Museum

    Talk - Death and Discovery

    Wednesday 12 June

    In 2017 a metal detectorist searching a ploughed field near Scremby, Lincolnshire, discovered fragments of grave goods and pieces of human bone.

  • Wonder: A Community Event to Amaze and Inspire Loading...
    Children & Families

    Wonder: A Community Event to Amaze and Inspire

    Saturday 15 June

    The University of Nottingham is throwing open its doors to curious minds for a day of hands-on fun. 

  • University Philharmonia & Festival Choir Loading...
    Music

    University Philharmonia & Festival Choir

    Tuesday 18 June

    University Philharmonia and Festival Choir perform a summer programme with an element of nostalgia to bring the University academic year to a close. 

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    Theatre

    Life Class

    Friday 21 June

    Alongside an exhibition celebrating 30 years of this ground-breaking company’s work, Life Class draws upon the Tea Dance to celebrate everyone’s greatest, most memorable, most requested role – ourselves.

  • Council for British Archaeology: East Midlands Training Workshops Loading...
    Museum

    Council for British Archaeology: East Midlands Training Workshops

    Saturday 22 June

    This day-long training workshop will feature talks, practical exercises and discussions, and will look at how to run a community archaeology project from start to finish. 

  • Workshop: Stretched Fibres Loading...
    Take Part & Learn

    Workshop: Stretched Fibres

    Sunday 23 June

    Taking ideas from Laura McCafferty’s vibrant exhibition in the Angear Visitor Centre, work with the artist to rip apart and sew together colourful textiles.