10 Things to Do This Week
Essays? Deadlines? There’s better stuff to be doing and it’s on this list.
Monday and Tuesday – Sold Out
Fringe season kicks off this week. Seven children bound around wartime Britain, but adult actors present a different way of re-examining our childhoods.
Opens on Thursday until Friday 14th
Everyone knows this time of year as the ‘time you get pounced upon at north entrance and by Hallward’, but why not actually check out what they’re running for and make your vote count this year?
Friday, doors 6.30pm – Sold Out
Everyone’s favourite indie-pop band come to Nottingham following the release of their latest album.
Sunday, 7pm, Free
Heat one of this year’s Battle of the Bands competition kicks off on Sunday. Entry is free so you might as well pop down and check out the talent the uni has to offer.
Wednesday- Saturday, times vary, £4
The classic love triangle is presented in a different way this week by New Theatre; the shuffling of chronological events means that we’re asked to question why and how they happened.
Tuesday and Friday, 1pm
This week’s offerings span the entirety of music history. Collegium Musicum perform a range of early music on Tuesday, complete with viols and recorders; on Friday see Contempo perform a selection of 20th Century music, including a piece by alumnus Ed Denham.
Wednesday, 8pm, £12
Robin Ince, known for his comedy on Radio 4’s ‘The Infinite Monkey Cage’ with Brian Cox, comes to Notts and gives a comic lecture on psychology – ‘In and Out of His Mind’
Until Saturday, times vary, £8.50+
Brecht’s ‘Threepenny Opera’ continues until the end of this week, with a free talk on the play before Tuesday’s performance. The Tab were a little bit baffled by what went on, but go and make up your own mind!
Tuesday, all day
Yes, this happens every week. but it is really not an opportunity to be missed. Suitable for even the tightest of wallets, Spanky’s burgers are worth every penny.
Sunday, 9pm, £1
Ropewalk provide a classic pub quiz on Sunday nights. At only £1 for each team member and cash prizes up for grabs, it seems silly to not give it a go.