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.

14 events
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    Angela Verdon

    Saturday 26 October - Sunday 09 February

    Angela Verdon creates exquisite abstract forms in burnished bone china. Utilizing her material’s inherent qualities of purity and strength, she explores the interplay of light and shadow resulting from hard edges and sensuous undulating contours.

  • Ivon Hitchens: Space Through Colour Loading...
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    Ivon Hitchens: Space Through Colour

    Saturday 02 November - Sunday 23 February

    Ivon Hitchens (1893-1979) is much loved for his landscapes featuring swathes of bright colour.

  • Georgian Delights: Life During the Reign of George IV (1820-1830) Loading...
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    Georgian Delights: Life During the Reign of George IV (1820-1830)

    Friday 13 December - Sunday 29 March

    George IV became King of Great Britain, Ireland and Hanover in 1820. This exhibition,  coinciding with the bicentenary of George’s accession, examines his life and reign, highlighting the contrasts between the King and his subjects.

  • Contemporary Chinese Art from The Priseman Seabrook Collection Loading...
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    Contemporary Chinese Art from The Priseman Seabrook Collection

    Saturday 11 January - Sunday 16 February

    This selection of contemporary Chinese works is focused on small handmade works on paper created by leading Chinese artists working in the 21st century.

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    Georgian Delights: Gallery Tour

    Monday 27 January - Monday 24 February

    Join the exhibition curator, Dr Richard Gaunt, for a guided walk through the Georgian Delights exhibition.

  • Georgian Delights: Talk - The Return of the Royal Mistress: George IV and his Female Favourites Loading...
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    Georgian Delights: Talk - The Return of the Royal Mistress: George IV and his Female Favourites

    Wednesday 29 January

    The accession of George IV was the first time a British sovereign had kept a mistress since the time of his great-grandfather, George II, in the 1750s.

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    Exhibitions

    Ivon Hitchens: Gallery Tour

    Thursday 13 February

    A gallery tour of the Ivon Hitchens: Space Through Colour exhibition with Exhibition Curator, Anne Goodchild.

  • Ivon Hitchens: Exhibition Tours with Peter Khoroche Loading...
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    Ivon Hitchens: Exhibition Tours with Peter Khoroche

    Thursday 20 February

    Peter Khoroche is the recognised authority on Ivon Hitchens and has championed his work in a succession of books and exhibitions.

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    Off The Wall

    Saturday 22 February - Sunday 29 March

    Off the Wall takes a refreshing look at the way we experience exhibitions in an exploration of unconventional display strategies.

  • Georgian Delights: Talk - ‘The Diabolical Cato Street Plot’ Loading...
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    Georgian Delights: Talk - ‘The Diabolical Cato Street Plot’

    Monday 24 February

    On the evening of 23 February 1820, Bow Street Runners entered a hayloft in Cato Street, London, to arrest a group of armed conspirators who were planning to assassinate the British cabinet at a dinner in Grosvenor Square. 

  • Mat Collishaw: Lecture - Artist's Introduction Loading...
    Exhibitions

    Mat Collishaw: Lecture - Artist's Introduction

    Friday 13 March

    Mat Collishaw gives an introduction to the ideas underlying his multi-layered artistic practice and the works in his solo exhibition.

  • Mat Collishaw Loading...
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    Mat Collishaw

    Saturday 14 March - Sunday 07 June

    Mat Collishaw rose to prominence in the 1990s as one of the defining generation of Young British Artists alongside his contemporaries Damien Hirst and Sarah Lucas.