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  • Colour without Compromise Workshop Loading...
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    Colour without Compromise Workshop

    Sunday 18 November - Sunday 25 November

    With artist Rob Hart, observe Harold Gilman’s startling use of colour to describe everyday scenes and domestic interiors.

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    Theatre

    #JeSuis

    Tuesday 20 November

    Named in response to the solidarity movement which followed horrific murders at the Charlie Hebdo offices in Paris, #JeSuis is an edgy and thought-provoking work.

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    Music

    Martin Taylor & Martin Simpson

    Wednesday 21 November

    Award-winning jazz guitarist Martin Taylor teams up with acoustic and slide guitar virtuoso Martin Simpson. Taylor is a master performer, dazzling audiences with his solo shows which combine virtuosity, emotion and humour. 

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    Special Collections

    Talk - New Dawn? The 1997 general election

    Wednesday 21 November

    1997 represented a dramatic turnaround for a party out of office since 1979. Some say that to win, Blair transformed Labour out of all recognition.

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    Music

    Zhejiang Conservatory of Music

    Thursday 22 November

    A programme of traditional folk songs and contemporary music by Chinese composers performed by students and professors of Zhejiang Conservatory of Music. 

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    Music

    University Choir & Philharmonia and Zhejiang Conservatory of Music

    Saturday 24 November

    In a special gala concert, the University of Nottingham Philharmonia and Choir join with guest musicians from Zhejiang Conservatory of Music in China.

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    Children & Families

    Snow White Rose Red Bear Brown

    Sunday 25 November

    Snow White and Rose Red – sisters, twins, best friends – have lived in the forest since they were Babes in the Wood. Not as worldly wise as their mother would have liked, they are nonetheless kind and caring. When a friendly bear arrives a new chapter begins.

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    Children & Families

    Snow White Craft Workshop

    Sunday 25 November

    Mirror, mirror on the wall, who is the fairest of them all? Be part of our fairy tale inspired craft workshop – even if you’re feeling sleepy, bashful or grumpy…

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    Music

    Blazin' Fiddles

    Wednesday 28 November

    Blazin’ Fiddles are one of the world’s most prolific fiddle groups. Celebrating their 20th year in 2018 no other band has quite managed to capture the excitement, passion and sensitivity of Scottish music all at once.

  • Lecture: Sticking to the Kitchen Loading...
    Exhibitions

    Lecture: Sticking to the Kitchen

    Wednesday 28 November

    In 1910, Walter Sickert famously declared that art should ‘avoid the drawing room and stick to the kitchen’.

  • Gallery Tour - After Camden Town: The Late Works of Harold Gilman Loading...
    Exhibitions

    Gallery Tour - After Camden Town: The Late Works of Harold Gilman

    Thursday 29 November

    With Ruth Lewis-Jones, Learning Officer (Galleries).

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    Children & Families

    Red Riding Hood

    Monday 10 December - Sunday 30 December

    Once upon a time there was a young girl who went to spend the night at Grandma’s house … and her little brother came too. She just wanted to go to sleep but he was excited and wouldn’t settle down.