Lakeside Arts
Part of University of Nottingham
Lakeside Arts

What's on

Calendar icon


Under the Surface

Under the Surface

Saturday 11 December
Djanogly Recital Hall

Melding jazz, rock and folk elements, Under the Surface’s fully improvised, mesmerising concerts are an experience for both band and audience.

Read More Book tickets
The Funny Life Of...
Children & Families

The Funny Life Of...

Sunday 05 December
Djanogly Theatre

Founder of Comedy Club 4 Kids James Campbell is a comedian, storyteller and children’s author coming to Lakeside with his hugely popular Funny Life comedy shows for children.

Read More
Study Day
Lectures & Talks

Study Day

Saturday 04 December
Djanogly Theatre

An informal and engaging day of presentations and discussion connected to the Breaking the Mould exhibition.

Read More

Jess Gilham holds clarinet  against a sparkly background


Welcome back.
Browse our exciting new season events ahead of the new year!

What's on: From 29/05/2016

NEAT 16 Loading...


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

Wheee! Architects of Air Luminarium Loading...

Wheee! Architects of Air Luminarium

Saturday 28 May - Sunday 05 June
Highfields Park

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

Wheee! Loading...


Saturday 28 May - Sunday 05 June
Djanogly Theatre

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

Wheee! Snow White Loading...

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.

Wheee! The Nodines Loading...

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.

Wheee! Toddler's Room Loading...

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. 

Wheee! Roman Playtime Loading...

Wheee! Roman Playtime

Saturday 04 June
Highfields Park

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

Wheee! Vuelos (Flights) Loading...

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.

Wheee! Family Fun Weekend Loading...

Wheee! Family Fun Weekend

Saturday 04 June - Sunday 05 June
Highfields Park

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

Wheee! The Doodle Dance Show Loading...

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.

Sculpture of blob like art in beige against white background


Sculpture by Women Since 1945
Saturday 18 September – Sunday 9 January
In this Arts Council Collection Touring exhibition, find the first major survey of post-war British sculpture by women.