What’s on

Find theatre, classical & chamber music, world, folk & jazz gigs, live comedy, dance performances, children's shows, free talks and workshops, as well as our visual art exhibitions and museum programme below.

82 events
  • Food Tales: Talk - Food and Poverty: A Challenge for Our Time Loading...
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    Food Tales: Talk - Food and Poverty: A Challenge for Our Time

    Wednesday 25 March

    Food impacts our lives. We all have stories to share about food. These stories are embedded within food systems – even if we don’t realise it.

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    Saturday 28 March

    Xzibit is an award-winning choreographic programme with professional mentoring that supports young people to create and present their own choreography.

  • University Choir & Chamber Choir Loading...

    University Choir & Chamber Choir

    Saturday 28 March

    The Chamber Choir performs a cappella music with origins in America with a decidedly jazzy flavour to herald the beginning of spring. 

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    Sunday 29 March

    Presenting the best in youth dance talent from across the county, Episodes celebrates excellence in dance, choreography and performance by youth dance groups from Nottingham and Nottinghamshire.

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    Nottingham Young Creative Awards Theatre Category

    Tuesday 31 March - Saturday 04 April

    The Nottingham Young Creative Awards' Theatre Category is a creative challenge for the young theatre makers of Nottingham to showcase their talents, and for the industry to see the wide variety of theatre being devised in our city!

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    Mark Thomas: 50 Things About Us

    Thursday 16 April - Friday 17 April

    50 Things About Us is a show about songs, gongs, loot, tradition, wigs, nicking, statues, art and identity. A sort of funny national edition of Who Do You Think You Are?

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    Children & Families

    Little Red Riding Hood

    Saturday 18 April - Sunday 19 April

    Grandma... What big eyes you have!

    It’s Christmas Eve and Grandma is not feeling too well… luckily, Little Red has a basket of supplies to save the day. 

  • Creative Pathways Graduation Event Loading...
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    Creative Pathways Graduation Event

    Wednesday 22 April

    Join us for the ‘passing out’ ceremony of our first cohort of Creative Pathways Interns.

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    In Conversation: Pianist Ji Liu

    Thursday 14 May

    Join Ji Liu after the opening concert of the Beethoven Piano Sonatas Festival for an insight into the life of a leading professional pianist.

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    Andrew Maxwell: Reality

    Saturday 06 June

    Andrew is out of the jungle and back with his creature comforts, and is ready to do what he does best; perform stand-up comedy across the country.