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  • The Uses of Fairytales: Enchanting Ideologies and Radical Transformations Loading...
    Special Collections

    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

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    Exhibitions

    Living with Adaptive Architecture

    Saturday 12 May - Sunday 17 June

    Living with Adaptive Architecture brings together projects and artistic explorations from across the Midlands and the UK to reveal the directions in which the field is currently expanding.

  • Sunday afternoon with Wendy Cope Loading...
    Theatre

    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.

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    Music

    Anda Union

    Wednesday 16 May

    Anda Union are cultural icons of Mongolian music bringing a unique combination of styles from across the grasslands.

  • Archaeology NOW: Burials, pots and kilns Loading...
    Museum

    Archaeology NOW: Burials, pots and kilns

    Wednesday 16 May

    Recent excavation of prehistoric and Roman Newark: join Adam Tinsley to hear about the recent work undertaken by Oxford Archaeology North in Newark.

  • Where's Jamie? Loading...
    Exhibitions

    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.

  • 2Magpies Theatre: Last Resort Loading...
    Theatre

    2Magpies Theatre: Last Resort

    Monday 21 May - Tuesday 22 May

    Last Resort is the alternative future for Guantanamo Bay. You’ll sit in a deckchair, you’ll get a rum cocktail on arrival and you’ll feel the sand between your toes.

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

    Gallery Tour: Living with Adaptive Architecture

    Thursday 24 May

    Led by Holger Schnädelbach

  • Autism Reimagined Loading...
    Theatre

    Autism Reimagined

    Thursday 24 May

    An exploration of how autistic people perceive, experience, and communicate differently, through art and drama. 

  • Gallery Tour with Neil Walker: Scaling the Sublime Loading...
    Exhibitions

    Gallery Tour with Neil Walker: Scaling the Sublime

    Friday 25 May

    Gallery tour of the Scaling the Sublime exhibition.

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

    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...
    Special Events

    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.