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Arctic Ice Music 20:20

Arctic Ice Music 20:20

Wednesday 11 November
Djanogly Theatre

Terje Isungset pioneering ice instruments and Scandinavia's best jazz musicians will bring extraordinary, beautiful and ethereal sounds. 

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The Elves and the Shoemaker
Children & Families

The Elves and the Shoemaker

Thursday 10 December - Wednesday 30 December
Djanogly Theatre

One night, two tiny green visitors climb into Sam’s kitchen. Sam is about to get a very big surprise...


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From activities for all the family to videos and blogs celebrating Lakeside’s collections and the fabulous community of which we’re a part, stay #InWithLakeside to discover and explore during strange times.

What's on: From 01/09/2019

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Friday 27 September - Saturday 28 September
Djanogly Theatre

Patience and Bird are waiting for rain in the dry, dusty heat of the American desert. Clanky Jane arrives with her ‘Cloud-O-Matic’ machine, but will some crazy percussion and a bit of magic make the rain come?

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The Beatles: Hornsey Road

Sunday 29 September
Djanogly Theatre

Leading Beatles historian Mark Lewisohn provides a fast-moving and smart illustrated history of our forever national heroes.

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Edinburgh Festival Double Bill

Wednesday 02 October
Djanogly Theatre

Two performances fresh from the Fringe by The Nottingham New Theatre.

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Henry Normal: A Normal Universe

Thursday 03 October
Djanogly Theatre

The world premiere of a show about the universe and everything that surrounds it. 

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DH Lawrence and Nostalgia

Friday 04 October
Djanogly Theatre

D.H. Lawrence sought inspiration for his writing from memories of his youth in Nottinghamshire. Although he could often be acerbic about Nottinghamshire, he called it ‘the country of my heart’. Through his creative work, he made the area famous around the world. 

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War of the Buttons

Sunday 06 October
Djanogly Theatre

Welcome to a tale of squabbles, scuffles… and buttons!

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Nottdance 2019: Where Home Is

Friday 11 October
Djanogly Theatre

Nora is dancers Stephanie McMann, Eleanor Sikorski and Flora Wellesley Wesley, three friends who have been dancing together with zeal, humour and love for almost a decade.

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Nottdance 2019: Beside

Saturday 12 October
Djanogly Theatre

BESIDE questions the construction of truth, fake news and the role the body can play in the credibility of what is said in the media. 

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The Room at the Top of the House

Thursday 17 October
Djanogly Theatre

Josh finds the outside world a fascinating and frightening place. At a time when he is most vulnerable, a room of forgotten things quickly becomes the perfect place for him to escape reality. 

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We're Going On A Bear Hunt

Saturday 19 October - Wednesday 23 October
Djanogly Theatre

A family go on an expedition of a lifetime – running down the grassy bank, wading through the cold river, squelching over the oozy mud, stumbling into the dark forest, then peering into a cave… what will they find?

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Strange Creatures

Sunday 27 October
Djanogly Theatre

Inspired by the children’s book Beegu written and illustrated by Alexis Deacon, Strange Creatures imaginatively uses singing and chamber music to explore differences, friendships and new understandings in our colourful world. 

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Hey Diddle Diddle

Sunday 03 November
Djanogly Theatre

When the full moon shines bright there’s magic in the air, and all the animals come out to play.

Lakeside's DH Lawrence Pavilion


All events postponed until the end of June.