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29 events
  • Grandad’s Island Loading...

    Grandad’s Island

    Saturday 10 March - Sunday 11 March

    Join Grandad and Syd as they head off on a heart-warming adventure filled with songs, laughter and jungles that will change their lives forever…  

  • CANCELLED: Step Sonic/Subterrania Loading...

    CANCELLED: Step Sonic/Subterrania

    Thursday 15 March

    Tom Dale Company. Two works bearing witness to the phenomenal impact electronic music has on dance.

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    Saturday 17 March

    A special collection of dance work presented by talented young people who have choreographed their own pieces mentored by internationally recognised specialists working in choreography, costume and lighting design.

  • Episodes - CANCELLED Loading...

    Episodes - CANCELLED

    Sunday 18 March

    Join this extraordinary celebration of Nottinghamshire's youth dance talent, where a range of young dancers and choreographers will showcase pieces that they have been creating over several months.

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    Sleeping Beauty

    Thursday 22 March

    A gritty streetwise adaptation of Briar Rose, set in a kingdom devastated by unemployment and famine where few survive alone and gangs are the norm. 

  • Workshop for Theatre Professionals with Colette Garrigan Loading...

    Workshop for Theatre Professionals with Colette Garrigan

    Friday 23 March

    This intensive session will provide an insight into how Colette Garrigan, Director of the French Puppet company Akselere, approaches her work, and how she combines object and shadow theatre to enhance narrative.

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    Grandfather’s House

    Saturday 24 March

    Inspired by Chagall’s drawing titled Grandfather’s House, and a tall clock built by her own Grandfather, this is Colette Garrigan’s gentle and magical interpretation of childhood visits to her own grandfather’s house with a nod to the circus along the way.  

  • John Hegley: All Hail the Snail Loading...

    John Hegley: All Hail the Snail

    Sunday 08 April

    Join poet John Hegley on a humorous journey through his living library of poems, songs, stories and animal drawings.

  • Crimes Under the Sun Loading...

    Crimes Under the Sun

    Tuesday 10 April

    A secluded island hotel just off the English coast becomes a crime scene, as a scandalinducing femme-fatale is felled. All the guests on the island are suspects, but are they alone and is this the first crime this idyllic island has witnessed?

  • Lysistrata by Aristophanes Loading...

    Lysistrata by Aristophanes

    Tuesday 24 April - Saturday 28 April

    The ancient world is gripped by a seemingly interminable war. With the men of Athens serving in the forces, the women of the city can take no more.

  • Roger McGough: As Far As I Know Loading...

    Roger McGough: As Far As I Know

    Sunday 29 April

    Hilarious and surreal, McGough is a poet of many voices. His latest book It Never Rains is a collection of new verses with drawings by the author.

  • Toolbox Festival Loading...

    Toolbox Festival

    Saturday 05 May

    The culmination of a brand new creative challenge to Nottingham’s young theatre makers, in which each group will have created an original 15-minute performance using the same toolbox kit as their inspirational starting point.