Lakeside Arts
Part of University of Nottingham
Lakeside Arts

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Mat Collishaw
Exhibitions

Mat Collishaw

Saturday 14 March - Sunday 07 June
Djanogly Gallery

Mat Collishaw reveals the power of imagery to attract and repel as well as to deceive us.

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World Premiere Luminarium 2020
Children & Families

World Premiere Luminarium 2020

Saturday 23 May - Sunday 31 May
Highfields Park

A truly wonderful structure of iridescent colours and light, that everyone can enjoy.

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Don't miss

Within This Dust
Theatre & Dance

Within This Dust

Tuesday 10 March
Djanogly Theatre

Hauntingly beautiful dance theatre that explores the events surrounding 9/11.

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Georgian Delights: Life During the Reign of George IV (1820-1830)
Manuscripts & Special Collections

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

Friday 13 December - Sunday 29 March
Weston Gallery

This exhibition highlights the contrasts between the King George IV and his subjects.

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Pricks
Theatre & Dance

Pricks

Tuesday 17 March
Djanogly Theatre

This funny show blends warmly engaging storytelling with poetry and an original soundscape. 

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Beethoven 250 promotional artwork with Beethoven bust and pianos

BEETHOVEN 250: THE COMPLETE PIANO SONATAS

Thursday 14 - Sunday 17 May

A four-day festival marking Beethoven's 250th anniversary featuring a line-up of leading international artists.

What's on: From 29/05/2016

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NEAT 16

Tuesday 17 May - Sunday 12 June
Other venues

Nottingham’s city-wide arts festival is back with an exciting programme of theatre, dance, literature, film, music and exhibitions. 17 May - 12 June 2016

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Wheee! Architects of Air Luminarium

Saturday 28 May - Sunday 05 June
Highfields Park

Architects of Air's UK premiere of Luminarium 'Katena'

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Wheee!

Saturday 28 May - Sunday 05 June
Djanogly Theatre

Lakeside's International Children's Theatre and Dance Festival is back!

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Wheee! Snow White

Sunday 29 May - Monday 30 May
Djanogly Theatre

From the company that brought you the critically acclaimed Red Riding Hood and
Flat Stanley.

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Wheee! The Nodines

Wednesday 01 June
Djanogly Theatre

Come and share moments of familiarity, trust and mischief and find ‘what is physically possible’ for bodies of all shapes and sizes.

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Wheee! Toddler's Room

Friday 03 June - Saturday 04 June
Djanogly Theatre

Toddler’s Room is a beautiful mini-dance theatre from Norway created by choreographer Siri Dybwik to appeal to our youngest audiences. 

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Wheee! Roman Playtime

Saturday 04 June
Highfields Park

Try out games and toys, just like the ones Roman children played with.

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Wheee! Vuelos (Flights)

Saturday 04 June
Djanogly Theatre

Multi-award winning international company Aracaladanza returns to the UK to delight audiences with their new dance theatre production for families, Vuelos.

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Wheee! Family Fun Weekend

Saturday 04 June - Sunday 05 June
Highfields Park

Free make and do fun, performances and workshops for all the family

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Wheee! The Doodle Dance Show

Sunday 05 June
Djanogly Theatre

Grab a pen and kick off your shoes for this fun, playful interactive show that will get the whole family drawing and dancing, doodling and storytelling together.



Audience enjoying the 2019 Wheee! Family Weekend

WHEEE! 2020

International Children's Theatre and Dance Festival
Saturday 23 – Sunday 31 May


A week of fantastic arts, theatre and crafts for children of all ages. Plus this year coincides with the Nottingham Puppet Festival!