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  • Crimes Under the Sun Loading...
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    Crimes Under the Sun

    Tuesday 10 April

    A secluded island hotel just off the English coast becomes a crime scene, as a scandalinducing femme-fatale is felled. All the guests on the island are suspects, but are they alone and is this the first crime this idyllic island has witnessed?

  • Nottingham Poetry Festival Loading...
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    Nottingham Poetry Festival

    Sunday 29 April

    The Nottingham Poetry Festival returns this April 2018 with many events across Nottingham and Nottinghamshire, featuring a pleathora of local and national Poets. 

  • Lecture: Writing in the Ice - Turner's Mountain Crossings Loading...
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    Lecture: Writing in the Ice - Turner's Mountain Crossings

    Wednesday 02 May

    Nicholas Alfrey, considers JMW Turner as a painter of the Romantic Sublime, looking in particular at his images of Alpine passes and crossings.

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    Toolbox Festival

    Thursday 03 May - Saturday 05 May

    The culmination of a brand new creative challenge to Nottingham’s young theatre makers, in which each group will have created an original 15-minute performance using the same toolbox kit as their inspirational starting point.

  • Gallery Tour: Sanctuary Loading...
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    Gallery Tour: Sanctuary

    Friday 04 May

    Crop Up Gallery students give a guided walkthrough of the exhibition, speaking about their curatorial ideas for Sanctuary.

  • Workshop: Storyboarding Picture Books Loading...
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    Workshop: Storyboarding Picture Books

    Wednesday 09 May

    Author-illustrator Carol Adlam will take you through the building blocks of creating a picture book for children, focusing on storyboarding and producing thumbnail layouts for your work.

  • The Uses of Fairytales: Enchanting Ideologies and Radical Transformations Loading...
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    The Uses of Fairytales: Enchanting Ideologies and Radical Transformations

    Thursday 10 May

    Rachel Palfreyman, Associate Professor in German Studies at the University of Nottingham, discusses how fairy tales have been interpreted

  • Sunday afternoon with Wendy Cope Loading...
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    Sunday afternoon with Wendy Cope

    Sunday 13 May

    The inimitable Wendy Cope will charm and amuse you with her wry, ironic poetry – sharp and punchy, soft and contemplative.

  • Where's Jamie? Loading...
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    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.

  • Gallery Tour: Living with Adaptive Architecture Loading...
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    Gallery Tour: Living with Adaptive Architecture

    Thursday 24 May

    Led by Holger Schnädelbach

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