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.

12 events
  • Roger McGough: joinedupwriting Loading...
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    Roger McGough: joinedupwriting

    Saturday 27 April

    Roger McGough, one of Britain’s best-lovedpoets, is the author of over seventy books of poetry and editor of numerous anthologies.

  • Rights Lab Talk: Ending Slavery by 2030 Loading...
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    Rights Lab Talk: Ending Slavery by 2030

    Wednesday 01 May

    There are 40 million people enslaved today. Ending slavery by 2030 is now a global UN target. But how can we achieve this?

  • Rehearsal, Tea and Scones with Giles Croft Loading...
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    Rehearsal, Tea and Scones with Giles Croft

    Friday 03 May

    Join former Nottingham Playhouse Artistic Director Giles Croft as he puts our fantastically talented University of Nottingham students through their paces during a rehearsal of Dennis Kelly’s jet-black comedy DNA.

  • Robert Pascall Memorial Concert Loading...
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    Robert Pascall Memorial Concert

    Wednesday 15 May

    The Allegri Quartet plays some of Professor Robert Pascall’s favourite works, in celebration of his life and love of music.

  • Museum Tour and Object Handling Session Loading...
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    Museum Tour and Object Handling Session

    Thursday 16 May

    Enjoy a guided tour of the University of Nottingham Museum with Keeper Clare Pickersgill.

  • Luminarium Loading...
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    Luminarium

    Monday 27 May - Sunday 02 June

    Following more than 8,000 visitors to Architects of Air’s Katena in October, we’re thrilled to welcome back our favourite Nottingham-based internationally renowned company to Wheee! 

  • Wheee! On Tour: Strange Creatures Loading...
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    Wheee! On Tour: Strange Creatures

    Tuesday 28 May - Saturday 08 June

    MishMash Productions returns to Nottingham after enchanting little ones last autumn with Smile, winning them the Best Family Welcome award at the 2018 Fantastic for Families Awards. 

  • Luminarium: Grown-Ups Only Session Loading...
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    Luminarium: Grown-Ups Only Session

    Thursday 30 May

    Our Grown-Ups Only Session allows them to enjoy these colourful and surprising structures in the sole presence of other adults. 

  • Wheee! Free Family Weekend Loading...
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    Wheee! Free Family Weekend

    Saturday 01 June - Sunday 02 June

    Join us for fantastic free entertainment from fabulous artists drawn from
    across the UK.

  • Keepers Tour of Manuscripts and Special Collections Loading...
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    Keepers Tour of Manuscripts and Special Collections

    Tuesday 04 June

    Find out more about Manuscripts and Special Collections with a behind the scenes visit. 

  • Wonder: A Community Event to Amaze and Inspire Loading...
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    Wonder: A Community Event to Amaze and Inspire

    Saturday 15 June

    The University of Nottingham is throwing open its doors to curious minds for a day of hands-on fun. 

  • Dance4 CAT: End of Year Performance Loading...
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    Dance4 CAT: End of Year Performance

    Friday 02 August

    A fantastic opportunity to see a great night of performances from the Dance4 Centre for Advanced Training students.