Tom Barnes

10 Things To Do This Week

Varsity Rugby, Mayfest, a Grease Singalong, Alt-J and much much more…


Eight becomes Six at the NNT

A Clockwork Orange

Who ever heard of a Clockwork Orange?



Rambert Dance Company

An undulating performance at TRCH, in more ways than one…


Professionals Paines Plough impress at the Nottingham New Theatre

Stags and Hens

Quick-witted, authentic and downright naughty.


The NNT Spring season hots up with an impressive production of John Logan’s Red.

Me, As A Penguin

The NNT Spring season opens with the theft of a penguin, amidst the backdrop of Hull’s gay scene.

4.48 Psychosis

The unravelling of the human mind to psychosis and suicide. Valentines Day at the Nottingham Playhouse…

NME Awards Tour

Peace, Palma Violets, Miles Kane & Django Django all under one roof at Rock City. We’d expect nothing less from NME.

Wild West End

The Mail on Sunday loved it. The Telegraph loved it. Guess what? So do we!

Joking Apart

The 35th anniversary of Alan Ayckbourn’s Joking Apart takes to the stage at the Nottingham Playhouse

808: Your Next Night Out?

Bored of the same old nights. Check out 808 for something original…

The Pillowman

The NNT Autumn season draws to a close…

Mumford and Sons + Supports

A sold out crowd greeted Mumford and Sons at the Nottingham leg of their tour on Saturday at the Capital FM Arena.


Welcome to the house of fun – Capital FM Arena…


Alcoholic bucolic frolics at the NNT

Jack Aged 5 1/2

A glimpse back to childhood at the first show in the Nottingham New Theatre Studio.


‘Like something out of a builder’s rudest dream…’ An industrial amphitheatre takes centre stage at the NNT

No Exit

A lifetime in hell, in a library. Sound familiar? The latest offer from the NNT UNCUT season certainly does.


Music, Dance and Comedy on a Friday night. Sounds like Ocean, but couldn’t have been more different.

‘Night, Mother

Suicide, comedy and a working kitchen at the Nottingham New Theatre

Chekhov Double Bill

The Nottingham New Theatre presents: Two Russian farces, one night, £3.

Black Comedy

A most ridiculous set of events that I couldn’t have enjoyed more


The Nottingham New Theatre Uncut season kicks off with new writing in the unusual location of the Business School Auditorium…

Frank Turner and The Sleeping Souls

An adoring Rock City crowd herald the return of Frank Turner

Ten Things To Do This Week

Culture Editors Tom Barnes and Amy Sugarman have flicked through the listings and found 10 things you have to see this week…

The Memory of Water

Lizzie Sheppard strongly recommends that you remember to get down to this on-campus show before Tuesday…

Sonic Boom Six & Imperial Leisure @ Rock City

Punk, Ska and Gangnam Style. What more could you want?!

Mercury Fur @ Nottingham New Theatre

Claire Lennox was at opening night of the NNT’s first show of the season for twists, shocks and compelling acting.

To Kill A King @ Bodega

A marriage proposal in Hastings, a DLR takeover and a brick through a living room window in Birmingham- What could To Kill A King bring to Bodega?

Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra

World-class orchestra here in Nottingham. Tim Jones checks out the Dresden Philharmonic.

New Building, New Name, New Theatre

Welcome back to the newly-named, newly-housed award-winning Nottingham New Theatre! An exciting season of 7 exciting shows awaits.

Acoustic Rooms @ Rescue Rooms

Jennie Gale unearths some new acoustic talent at one of Nottingham’s most underrated open-mic nights.

10 Things to do this week

Culture Editors Tom Barnes and Amy Sugarman have flicked through the listings and found 10 things you have to see this week…

UoN Medics do RENT @ Nottinghams Arts Theatre

UoN Medics delight the crowds with RENT. Where do they find the time? Eleanor Porter reports.

Whats On: Monday 15th