Lakeside Arts
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It Begins In Darkness
Theatre & Dance

It Begins In Darkness

Saturday 08 June 7.30pm
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

A stripped-back dance performance working through emotions evoked from the histories of slavery and colonialism. 

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BBC Concert Orchestra
Music

BBC Concert Orchestra

Saturday 20 April 7.30pm
Djanogly Recital Hall

Featuring a septet of BBC Concert Orchestra musicians – violin, double bass, clarinet, bassoon, trumpet, trombone and percussion – and star guest narrator, this is one of a double-bill of concerts presented in Nottingham by the world-renowned BBC Concert Orchestra. 

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Anansi and the Lost Sun
Children & Families

Anansi and the Lost Sun

Sunday 21 April 1pm & 3.30pm
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

A funny and inspiring West African tale told with puppetry, spoken word & traditional live West African music. 

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Luminarium - an inflatable blue room bathed in multi coloured light


LUMINARIUM: LUMINIMAX 

Architects of Air are back
with an amazing new luminarium 

 

Saturday 25 May - Sunday 02 June  

 


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Luminarium: LuminiMax

Saturday 25 May - Sunday 02 June
Highfields Park

Architects of Air are back with an amazing new luminarium!

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Things we lost in the Storm

Monday 08 April - Monday 22 April
Wallner Gallery

Explore theOBJECTproject’s motorised puppets and automata.

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Anansi and the Lost Sun

Sunday 21 April
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

A funny and inspiring West African tale told with puppetry, spoken word & traditional live West African music. 

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Anansi Storytelling Workshop

Sunday 21 April
Performing Arts Studio

This family workshop will lead you through the colourful tales of the Caribbean and Africa. 

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Woodland Tales with Granddad

Sunday 12 May
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

Featuring a cast of extraordinary puppets, this wonderful family show not only entertains but has an important environmental message to share.

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Paper Pop-Up Scenes

Sunday 12 May
Performing Arts Studio

In this craft workshop, family members get creative together to make a pop-up paper scene.

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Take Flight

Saturday 18 May - Sunday 19 May
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

Take Flight is an original early years aerial theatre show designed to ignite the imagination of babies and toddlers.

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Scribble Bot Workshop

Tuesday 28 May
Performing Arts Studio

In this family workshop, make your own silly robot that scribbles away by itself!

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Thingamabobas

Wednesday 29 May - Sunday 02 June
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

Thingamabobas is a playful, sensory experience for the whole family.

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Wearable Sculptures Workshop

Wednesday 29 May
Performing Arts Studio

Create vibrant outfits, hats, and headdresses from recycled materials.

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Trash Test Dummies Circus

Sunday 16 June
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

With side-splitting slapstick comedy, daring acrobatics and dexterous juggling, these Dummies are off on an imaginative adventure that is anything but garbage.

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Tom Thumb

Sunday 23 June
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

Outsmarting his parents and an ogre, Tom shows everybody that even though he is small he can still protect his brothers, find the treasure, and make sure they’ll never be hungry again!



Counter Culture - a pharmacist hand a Boots bag over a counter


COUNTER CULTURE

175 years of shopping at Boots 

 

Free exhibition
Friday 3 May - Sunday 21 July