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.

10 events
  • The Rite of Spring Loading...

    The Rite of Spring

    Tuesday 21 May

    Award-winning choreographer Seeta Patel has reimagined the iconic Rite of Spring for an international cast of dancers.

  • The Isle of Brimsker Loading...

    The Isle of Brimsker

    Thursday 23 May - Friday 24 May

    A lighthouse keeper lives alone on a desolate outcrop surrounded by stormy seas. Change is on the horizon but not in the form she expects.

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    The Flying Bath

    Sunday 26 May

    When everyone has left the house in the morning, the bath toys spring into action and head off on exciting adventures in their magical flying bath! 

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

    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. 

  • Letters from the Front Loading...

    Letters from the Front

    Tuesday 04 June

    Edith Ainscow and Geoffrey Boothby have only four incomplete days together before Geoffrey goes to the Front to work for the Royal Engineer Tunnellers below the Ypres Salient.

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    Tuesday 11 June

    Physically exhilarating and touchingly poignant, Knot is the internationally acclaimed circus and dance work by Nikki Rummer and JD Broussé.

  • Life Class Loading...

    Life Class

    Friday 21 June

    Alongside an exhibition celebrating 30 years of this ground-breaking company’s work, Life Class draws upon the Tea Dance to celebrate everyone’s greatest, most memorable, most requested role – ourselves.

  • Oddsocks: A Midsummer Night’s Dream Loading...

    Oddsocks: A Midsummer Night’s Dream

    Friday 26 July

    Oddsocks invite you to join them for a festival of music, magic and mayhem as they bring that Shakespearean favourite, A Midsummer Night’s Dream to life.


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

    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.

  • The Snow Dragon Loading...

    The Snow Dragon

    Thursday 28 November - Tuesday 31 December

    Billy has everything a young goat could need – and more besides. On New Year’s Eve, Billy is looking forward to the annual visit of the legendary Snow Dragon, who will bring him even more goodies...