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.

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    Special Collections

    Sylva

    Friday 14 December - Sunday 07 April

    Foresters and felons, poets and poachers, discover the unusual tales of Nottinghamshire’s woodlands and the people who have worked, lived and been inspired by them.

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    Exhibitions

    Homage to the Bauhaus

    Saturday 02 March - Sunday 02 June

    In the centenary year of the founding of the influential Bauhaus art school in Weimar, Homage to the Bauhaus considers the impact of the school’s teachings and aesthetic ideas on artists and photographers in the twentieth century.

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    Exhibitions

    Charles Poulsen: Gridations

    Saturday 02 March - Monday 27 May

    Poulsen’s drawings are striking abstractions realised in layers of pencil, wax and gouache.

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    Special Events

    Manuscripts and Special Collections Conservation Demonstration

    Thursday 04 April

    Meet Manuscripts and Special Collections Conservator Robert Pearce and enjoy a demonstration of how he carries out paper repairs.

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    Music

    Escher Quartet

    Thursday 04 April

    The New York-based Escher Quartet performs a programme with an American focus.

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    Special Events

    Behind the Scenes of Losing Her Voice

    Friday 05 April

    Enjoy behind the scenes access to Elizabeth Kelly’s new opera Losing Her Voice. 

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    Music

    Losing Her Voice

    Saturday 06 April - Sunday 07 April

    Performed by professional soloists and musicians alongside University of Nottingham’s talented student musicians.

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    Take Part & Learn

    Medieval Embroidery

    Saturday 06 April

    Join Tanya Bentham from Threads in Time and learn the techniques of medieval embroidery using authentic naturally dyed threads. 

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    Exhibitions

    Circles of Influence

    Saturday 06 April - Sunday 19 May

    Complementing the Homage to the Bauhaus exhibition, MA Photography students at Nottingham Trent University have produced new work reflecting on the educational
    approach,

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    Exhibitions

    Current Archaeology in the East Midlands

    Saturday 06 April - Sunday 30 June

    A new Museum Exhibition Programme, Current Archaeology in the East Midlands, displays and examines work undertaken throughout the East Midlands by archaeologists, community groups and museums. 

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    Children & Families

    Art Investigator Max

    Saturday 06 April - Saturday 25 May

    Creative Saturday afternoons at Djanogly Gallery. 

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    Children & Families

    Lindy Hop!

    Tuesday 09 April

    Missing Strictly? Swing into spring in style and learn to Lindy Hop at Lakeside this Easter in our exciting, energetic dance workshop.