Welcome to our Weekly Wednesday What’s On Guide.
After each weekly Arts meeting the Arts Team will be compiling a list of their top Arts events of the past week and what to look out for over the next week!
Hot Arts News:
Rufus Norris appointed National Theatre’s new Artistic Director. He joins the likes of Laurence Olivier, Richard Eyre and Trevor Nunn. Norris expressed his wish to focus on the South Bank theatre’s ‘representations of the community in which we live’.
Man Booker Prize Winner Announced: Youngest Author to date! Eleanor Catton’s second novel ‘The Lumminaries’ (832 pages long) was awarded the prize on October 15th. She wins £50,000 prize money.
Fringe Season Announced by Nottingham New Theatre: these five include four pieces of new writing.
What’s Coming Up:
Fresher’s Fringe @ Nottingham New Theatre: Thursday 17th – Friday 18th
An Evening of Burlesque @ Theatre Royal: Friday 18th October
The Butterfly Lion @ Theatre Royal: Tuesday 22nd – Saturday 26th
Music Mondays: The Face That Boils Itself & Josh Wheatley (Live music in CAST Bar) @ Nottingham Playhouse: Monday 21
Nottingham University Improv Auditions: Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th
Auditions for NNT’s Fringe Season: Thursday 17th, Friday 18th, Saturday 19th
Tiny Busy Worlds @ Lakeside Arts Centre (drawing and clay workshop): Wednesday 23rd
From Your Arts Team
If you are interested in contributing to the Arts section email [email protected] for more information on how to get involved.