Gandeys Circus, Broadway’s Short Stack and the Bush Doctor Reunion: Here’s What's On In Nottingham This Week: 11 - 17 September

Sunday 10 September 2023
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This week, head to the circus, check out some live music, or sit back and watch a film...

Pick Of The Week (4)

Gandeys Circus
9 - 17 September
Where: Wollaton Park
How much: From £9.99

With a host of international artistes from across 26 nations, Gandeys Circus presents a brand new ninety-minute production for all the family, live from their heated big top theatre! Acts for 2023 also include award-winning circus superstars The Garcias, the Serbat troupe from Kazakhstan with their fantastic tower of chairs and vertical ladder, and the outstanding Havana troupe from Cuba.

Pick Of The Week (3)

Grain Mother
When: Wed 13 September
Where: Metronome
How much: £8

Grain Mother is the new atmospheric indie-folk project formerly known as Alice Robbins. Following the acclaimed success of two solo EPs (Lavender Honey, Wilted), a headline UK Tour in 2021 and almost two million streams on Spotify, Grain Mother now allows for a new beginning, much like the grain – this is a fresh canvas, soon to be harvested. Support comes from Katie Keddie and Eleanor McGregor.

Pick Of The Week (2)

Bush Doctor Reunion
When: Sat 16 September
Where: Hidden Warehouse
How much: £22.25

Calling all junglists, DnB lovers and others… renowned Nottingham-based jungle MCs and promotors Bushdoctor proudly celebrate their 29th year on the scene with a spectacular reunion event at Hidden Warehouse on 16 September 2023. Featuring some of the best established and up-and-coming musicians in the UK, the very special line-up includes artistic heavyweights Fabio & Grooverider, MC Spyda, Navigator and more. Get your tickets now for this unique night filled with quality music, nostalgia and excitement – it WILL sell out.

Pick Of The Week (1)

The One Like Judi Love
When: Sat 16 September
Where: Theatre Royal
How much: £23.50

Bringing her fresh, unapologetic and charismatic real talk to theatres across the country, the one like Judi Love hits theatres in March, on her first official tour! Expect unrelenting and hilarious anecdotes from Judi’s life, regular panellist on Loose Women and as seen on Taskmaster, The Jonathan Ross Show, The Graham Norton Show, 8 Out Of 10 Cats Does Countdown and The Royal Variety Performance.

Pick Of The Week

Short Stack
When: Sunday 17 September
Where: Broadway
How much: £5

This month, Broadway Cinema is presenting a special double bill of shorts to celebrate ten years of Short Stack. This first programme will showcase the latest selection of films selected from our open call, curated and hosted by filmmaker and Short Stack founder David Lilley and Film Hub Midlands’ Ella Townsend. The featured short this month is MOTH, written and directed by BFI Film Academy 2016 graduate, Ynez Myers. The film explores the complex dynamic between a father and daughter trying to reconnect after years of estrangement.

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