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.

25 events
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    Soonchild

    Saturday 23 November

    Dig out your snowshoes for an Arctic Adventure with live music, 3D and shadow puppets, creative captioning, integrated sign language and song, and a cosmic Northern Lights show. 

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    Soonchild

    Sunday 24 November

    Dig out your snowshoes for an Arctic Adventure with live music, 3D and shadow puppets, creative captioning, integrated sign language and song, and a cosmic Northern Lights show. 

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    Shappi Khorsandi: Skittish Warrior... Confessions of a Club Comic

    Tuesday 26 November

    Comedian, author, cultural icon and - most recently - idiot who agreed to be tortured on 'I'm A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here!', Shappi Khorsandi is a woman of many parts.

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    Side by Side

    Wednesday 27 November

    A brand new project for learning disabled women about how we make, break and keep friends in our adult lives and how friendships are tested through difficult times.

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    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...

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    Guy Masterson: A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

    Wednesday 11 December - Thursday 12 December

    Olivier Award winner Guy Masterson, veteran of many smash hit solo works such as Under Milk Wood, Animal Farm and Shylock, now brings us Dickens’ classic festive fable.

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    Life in the Laughs Lane

    Wednesday 08 January

    In this illustrated event, professional cartoonists Simon Chadwick, Tim Harries, and Richard Skipworth reveal how they started and how they continued in the business of drawing funny for money. 

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    Reynard the Fox

    Sunday 26 January

    Reynard the Fox is the infamous scoundrel who prides himself on being the trickster of the forest, and when the theft of the King’s Crown Jewels is announced, the animal kingdom immediately blames the fox! 

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    Extraordinary Wall of Silence

    Tuesday 28 January

    Helen, Alan, and Graham are told they are impaired and need fixing. As they begin to question the world, three powerful coming-of-age stories unfold, uniting in a struggle against ignorance and oppression.

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    Stella and the Starshiners

    Sunday 02 February

    In a secret place at the top of the world stands the tallest mountain. On the peak of the mountain sits a tiny village. In the centre of the village leans the tallest ladder. At the bottom of the ladder is Stella and Stella is afraid of heights…

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    Nottingham Chinese New Year Gala 2020

    Thursday 06 February - Saturday 08 February

    Join us to celebrate the beginning of the Year of the Rat. A tenacious, successful and optimistic zodiac animal, the Rat embodies much of what we look for at the start of the New Year.

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    Overheard

    Monday 10 February

    Overheard reflects on belonging and identity as the cast explore what it means to be British and Chinese at a time of political and cultural upheaval.