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144 events
  • Zoo Indigo: No Woman’s Land Loading...
    Theatre

    Zoo Indigo: No Woman’s Land

    Friday 02 March

    Draped in gallows humour and accompanied by a live soundtrack, two bearded ladies run on treadmills through a digital landscape of the past and present.

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    Exhibitions

    Rob Hart

    Saturday 03 March - Sunday 06 May

    Rob Hart is a painter and printmaker based in Nottingham. His recent landscapes take their inspiration from the decommissioned military zones of the Suffolk coast - now given over to nature.

  • Help the Museum Curate its Coins: Advanced Sessions Loading...
    Museum

    Help the Museum Curate its Coins: Advanced Sessions

    Saturday 03 March

    Discover how museums look after their ancient coin collections; find out about the coins in the Museum collections and have a go at some of the activities which museum curators undertake to care for, identify and research their objects.

  • University Philharmonia Loading...
    Music

    University Philharmonia

    Sunday 04 March

    The exuberant Ojai Festival Overture by Peter Maxwell Davies Opens this concert. Receiving its premiere in 1991 at the southern California music festival the work is reminiscent of the expansive, open sonorities of 20th-century American compositions. 

  • Grandad’s Island Loading...
    Children & Families

    Grandad’s Island

    Saturday 10 March - Sunday 11 March

    Join Grandad and Syd as they head off on a heart-warming adventure filled with songs, laughter and jungles that will change their lives forever…  

  • Investigating Painting - Fully Booked Loading...
    Take Part & Learn

    Investigating Painting - Fully Booked

    Sunday 11 March

    This workshop with Rob Hart will explore some of the approaches to developing visual ideas through a practical investigation of painting and media techniques.

  • Danelaw Saga: Curator Tours - Fully Booked Loading...
    Take Part & Learn

    Danelaw Saga: Curator Tours - Fully Booked

    Monday 12 March

    Join one of the curators for a guided tour of the exhibition Danelaw Saga. Hear some of the stories behind the unique artefacts and manuscripts on display; learn how the Danelaw came to be established and the impact that it continues to have on the East Midlands today. 

     

  • She’Koyokh Loading...
    Music

    She’Koyokh

    Wednesday 14 March

    Touring their fourth album ‘First Dance on Second Avenue’, She’Koyokh goes on a formidably gymnastic journey across Eastern Europe and beyond. 

  • Orlando Consort: Passion Loading...
    Music

    Orlando Consort: Passion

    Thursday 15 March

    The Orlando Consort’s programme, ‘Passion’, presents sublime music of the early Renaissance from England and continental Europe. 

  • CANCELLED: Step Sonic/Subterrania Loading...
    Theatre

    CANCELLED: Step Sonic/Subterrania

    Thursday 15 March

    Tom Dale Company. Two works bearing witness to the phenomenal impact electronic music has on dance.

  • Xzibit Loading...
    Theatre

    Xzibit

    Saturday 17 March

    A special collection of dance work presented by talented young people who have choreographed their own pieces mentored by internationally recognised specialists working in choreography, costume and lighting design.

  • University Choir & Chamber Choir Loading...
    Music

    University Choir & Chamber Choir

    Sunday 18 March

    A concert of a cappella choral music with the University Choir and Chamber Choir performing music that spans 300 years from Bach to contemporary Estonian composers.