What’s on

8 events
  • Where's Jamie? Loading...
    Children & Families

    Where's Jamie?

    Saturday 19 May - Sunday 01 July

    To celebrate the launch of BBC’s premier football drama Jamie Johnson, this unique exhibition invites you to put the places to the faces.

  • Wheee!: The Princess & The Pea Loading...
    Children & Families

    Wheee!: The Princess & The Pea

    Monday 28 May - Tuesday 29 May

    A charming and beautifully quirky dance theatre adaptation of this favourite Hans Christian Andersen story by the brilliant Norwegian company Dybwikdans.  

  • Luminarium Loading...
    Children & Families

    Luminarium

    Monday 28 May - Sunday 03 June

    Architects of Air have toured to more than 40 countries across five continents with their extraordinary structures which astonish and delight audiences of all ages. 

  • Peg Puppets & Stories Workshop Loading...
    Children & Families

    Peg Puppets & Stories Workshop

    Monday 28 May - Tuesday 29 May

    Make a fantastic peg puppet with fabric scraps and other household bits and pieces, and then devise your own fairy tales to act out.

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    Children & Families

    Expedition

    Wednesday 30 May

    Artists are often inspired by expeditions, investigative walks, or even Grand Tours. In these workshops with artist Gina Mollett, participants will be venturing out into the landscape of Highfields Park and University Park Campus to collect ideas and make observations.

  • Wheee! 2018: Is This A Dagger? Loading...
    Children & Families

    Wheee! 2018: Is This A Dagger?

    Friday 01 June

    Andy Cannon retells Shakespeare’s Macbeth, taking audiences on a thousand-year journey from fact to fiction and back again. Suitable for ages 8+

  • Stick by me Loading...
    Children & Families

    Stick by me

    Saturday 02 June

    A playful and quirky new show for young children featuring a man and an awful lot of lolly sticks.

  • Wheee! Family Weekend Loading...
    Children & Families

    Wheee! Family Weekend

    Saturday 02 June - Sunday 03 June

    The Wheee! family weekend is always special and this year is no exception. There will be lots of arts and craft activities plus outdoor theatre and dance performances to entertain family members of all ages.