Lakeside Arts
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I Fagiolini

I Fagiolini

Thursday 14 December 7pm
Djanogly Recital Hall

I Fagiolini brings an animated cast of Christmas characters to life in foot-tapping music from Italy, Germany and Spain.

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Reimag(in)ing the Victorians

Reimag(in)ing the Victorians

Saturday 23 September - Sunday 07 January
Djanogly Gallery

FREE EXHIBITION. This exciting exhibition explores how leading contemporary artists have visualized the Victorians in their work through sculpture, photography, film and painting.

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Choosing Children
Theatre & Dance

Choosing Children

Saturday 25 November Various Times
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

Genetic engineering is here. The DNA of your child can be altered before its life has even begun. But how far would you go? 

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The Boy Who Cried Wolf -wearing a hat a scarf surrounded by sheep


Saturday 9 — Sunday 31 December.

Suitable for ages 3+

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The Jewels of Isabella of France

Thursday 07 March
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

In this talk James Robinson will attempt to illustrate the type of jewels that appealed to Isabella with reference to comparable surviving pieces. 

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Saturday 09 March - Sunday 10 March
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

Join us on a gorgeous journey from the perspective of an acorn.

Bug Art Workshop Loading...

Bug Art Workshop

Sunday 10 March
Visual Arts Studio

Create your very own bug! 

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Tuesday 12 March - Sunday 24 March
Outside DH Lawrence Pavilion

Experience the world premier of ARCADE the latest immersive audio experience from DARKFIELD. 

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Sam Sweeney Band

Wednesday 13 March
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

Bellowhead fiddle player and BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards Musician of the Year 2015, Sam Sweeney comes to Lakeside to play his genre-defying landmark album.

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University Choir & Chamber Choir

Saturday 16 March
Great Hall, Trent Building

In their Spring concert, enjoy the talents of the University Choir and Chamber Choir.

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Stone Carving Workshop

Saturday 16 March
Learning Studio, Djanogly Gallery

This one-day course is an introduction to relief carving in stone led by Alan Micklethwaite who trained as a stone carver at Lincoln Cathedral.

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Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham

Wednesday 20 March
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

Having toured together since 1986 to packed concert halls, fiddler Aly Bain and accordion player Phil Cunningham have won the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards ‘Best Duo’.

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Dear Sisters

Thursday 21 March - Sunday 01 September
Weston Gallery

This exhibition presents an archive curated by Nottingham-based activists, bringing together personal memories. 

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BBC Concert Orchestra

Thursday 21 March
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

Musicians from the BBC Concert Orchestra perform compositions by University of Nottingham students to films created by Nottingham Trent University students.

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Daniel Rapley

Saturday 23 March - Sunday 19 May
Angear Visitor Centre

Comprising both wall-mounted and large sculptural photographic works, Drift is a project made entirely from found 35mm slides.

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Adult Chine Collé Printmaking Workshop

Saturday 23 March
Visual Arts Studio

 Design and make your own printing plate, use chine collé printing techniques and use a small mobile press to create your print.

Reimagining the Victorians - a brightly dressed statue with butterfly wings


Saturday 23 September – Sunday 7 January 

This exhibition takes a fresh look at the Victorian age through the eyes of contemporary artists.