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  • Ancient Craft: Relief Wood Carving Loading...
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    Ancient Craft: Relief Wood Carving

    Saturday 23 February

    With gouge, chisel and mallet in hand you’ll learn the art of traditional relief wood carving with local maker Martin Sommerville (By Our Hands), and at the end of the day take away your own tactile piece of artwork.

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    Wednesday 27 February

    This French tribe of six has been roving the world with its heterogeneous and  clectic musical luggage for 25 years. 

  • Strangers on a Train Set Loading...

    Strangers on a Train Set

    Thursday 28 February - Friday 01 March

    Challenging a youth to turn down his music, Irene Sparrow finds herself under suspicion of murder after the train emerges from a tunnel with the young man dead. 

  • Caractères de la Dance - A Baroque Rebellion Loading...

    Caractères de la Dance - A Baroque Rebellion

    Thursday 28 February

    Pageantry, privacy and pantomime at the court of Louis XIV are brought to life by dancers Mary Collins and Steven Player with the London Handel Players.

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    Lecture - Vanishing Boundaries

    Friday 01 March

    Mark Rawlinson, curator of Homage to the Bauhaus, considers the ways in which the teachings and ideas of the Bauhaus school travelled and influenced succeeding generations throughout the last century. 

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    Ardal O'Hanlon

    Saturday 02 March

    Sometimes thoughtful and sometimes silly, but always punchy, Father Ted star Ardal O'Hanlon has tickled audiences all over the world. 

  • Homage to the Bauhaus Loading...

    Homage to the Bauhaus

    Saturday 02 March - Sunday 02 June

    In the centenary year of the founding of the influential Bauhaus art school in Weimar, Homage to the Bauhaus considers the impact of the school’s teachings and aesthetic ideas on artists and photographers in the twentieth century.

  • Charles Poulsen: Gridations Loading...

    Charles Poulsen: Gridations

    Saturday 02 March - Monday 27 May

    Poulsen’s drawings are striking abstractions realised in layers of pencil, wax and gouache.

  • World Wildlife Day Loading...
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    World Wildlife Day

    Sunday 03 March

    Come along and create mini beast hotels, to encourage the wildlife into Highfields Park. Wear old clothes as it can get messy.

  • Constructed Drypoints Loading...
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    Constructed Drypoints

    Sunday 03 March

    Using the intaglio drypoint technique to create shape, line and form structurally, you will draw your image onto acetate, then ink and print using a press. 

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    Toolbox Festival

    Monday 04 March - Friday 08 March

    An exciting opportunity to see original new theatre devised, written, directed and performed by young artists from Nottingham. 

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    Crimes on the Nile

    Saturday 09 March

    Following 2018’s sell-out smash hit Crimes Under the Sun, multi-award-winning theatre company, New Old Friends, return with another hilariously inventive comedy thriller.