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.

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    Lustre 2019

    Saturday 09 November - Sunday 10 November

    An eagerly anticipated landmark in Nottingham’s arts calendar, Lustre is a friendly, relaxed, contemporary craft and design market.

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    Film Screening: The Next Life & A Second Child

    Tuesday 12 November

    The Chinese Independent Film Network UK (CIFN-UK) hosts its first tour this autumn, in which it presents Earth in Crisis a series of Chinese eco-documentary film which explore and foreground the growing ecological emergency facing our planet.

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    Nottingham Chinese New Year Gala 2020

    Thursday 06 February - Saturday 08 February

    Join us to celebrate the beginning of the Year of the Rat. A tenacious, successful and optimistic zodiac animal, the Rat embodies much of what we look for at the start of the New Year.

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    Flight

    Friday 14 February - Sunday 23 February

    Flight takes place in a 40 foot shipping container in absolute darkness, using binaural 360 degree sound and sensory effects to put each audience member at the centre of intense evolving narratives.

  • Food Tales: Talk - Doing Things Differently: How a Bakery Can Change Their Food System Loading...
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    Food Tales: Talk - Doing Things Differently: How a Bakery Can Change Their Food System

    Wednesday 26 February

    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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    Making the Connection

    Thursday 27 February

    Symposium for musicians, music sector and venue professionals who want to engage children, their families, and schools with great music experience.

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    The Merchant of Venice

    Sunday 15 March

    In this first co-production between Nottingham Playhouse and Lakeside Arts, Shakespeare’s most controversial play is relocated to the modern day Goose Fair.

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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.