Comedy, Music, Dance and Ethical Fashion: Here’s What’s On in Nottingham this week 26 Feb - 3 March 2024

Words: Alfie Beswick
Sunday 25 February 2024
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Whether you fancy being amused with comedy, moved by ballet, inspired by fashion, there's plenty happening in Notts this week!

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Bill Bailey
When: Friday 1 March
Where:  Motorpoint Arena
How Much: Ranging from £31.00 - £59.25

Bill Bailey’s back on the road and is delighted to announce the showcasing of his arena tour! With his ‘national treasure’ status, Bill’s trademark musical stylings and characteristic wit is returning to Nottingham this March in his Thoughtifier tour, and is sure to have you in puddles of laughter. 

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Josh Jones: Gobsmacked
Friday 1 March
Where: Canal House 
How Much: £12

Brand-new show from everyone's favourite gobby Manc Princess and Edinburgh Comedy Awards' Best Newcomer nominee.

Josh's recent TV appearances include The Jonathan Ross Show (ITV), 8 Out of 10 Cats Does Countdown (Ch4), Alan Davies: As Yet Untitled (Dave), Dating No Filter (Sky), Comedy Central's Guessable, Rhod Gilbert's Growing Pains and Comedy Central Live. Co-host on Dave's Hard Sell with Darren Harriott and hit podcast Chatting with Cherubs.

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Matthew Bourne’s New Adventures - Edward Scissorhands
When: Tuesday 2 February - Saturday 2 March
Where: Theatre Royal 
How much: From £26.50

Matthew Bourne’s adaptation of Edward Scissorhands as a magical dance production has reached and carved a place in the hearts of audiences world-wide since its premiere in 2005. Based on the classic Tim Burton movie and featuring the hauntingly beautiful music of Danny Elfman and Terry Davies, the well-known tale of Edward Scissorhands returns to this witty, bittersweet story of an incomplete boy left alone in a strange new world. 

The Stalls

The Stalls
When: Saturday 2nd March (West Bridgford) + Sunday 24th March (Southwell)
Where:  2 Church Dr, West Bridgford, NG2 6AY + Southwell Market Square, NG25 0EH
How Much: Free

The street food and makers-market is back this March!. If you’re a foodie fanatic get ready to swoon. We have all your favourite artisan foodies coming this year. The street food chefs are ready to ‘wow’ you with; Asian fusion, Korean, Indian, Mexican, Mediterranean inspired tea drinks, fine chocolates, macarons, patisserie, fruit liqueurs and even artisan flavoured butter. There’s the length and breadth! I’m swooning with you. Here they all are. Take a bow ladies and gents. 

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The Ethical Atelier
When: Saturday 2 March
Where: Cleaver & Wake
How much: £4
Cleaver & Wake are proudly hosting The Ethical Atelier sustainable fashion event where you can shop sustainable fashion brands, join ethical fashion seminars, visit repair workshops, and take part in The Big Clothes Swap. Come on down and enjoy their riches of preloved and vintage clothing, shopping at 20+ carefully curated ethical fashion brands, and the opportunity to engage in Q&A sessions with industry experts discussing sustainable and ethical fashion topics.

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Mother Mother
Sunday 3 March 
Where: Rock City
How Much: £22

After reaching global success through their 2021 album INSIDE, Mother Mother have exploded onto the scene. With songs about alienation and enormous longing for self and societal acceptance, the band create a deep connection with their fanbase, and set themselves the mission to be a home for souls that feel they don’t fit in anywhere else. Supported on the night by CRAWLER.

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