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The Magnificent Spiegeltent

The Magnificent Spiegeltent, Old Market Square, NOTTINGHAM, Nottinghamshire, NG1 2BS

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Coronavirus (Covid-19) Update
All Nottingham City Council outdoor events scheduled between now and the end of May are being either cancelled or re-scheduled to a later date. 

This includes popular events such as Robin Hood Live (4 - 5 April), and The Magnificent Spiegeltent (29 April – 17 May)


The Magnificent Spiegeltent
Wednesday 29 April to Sunday 17 May
Tickets: Prices vary by show

Roll up! Roll up! Join us for 19 days of wonder in The Magnificent Spiegeltent...

In partnership with Nottingham BID, the Spiegeltent is back in Nottingham, bigger and better than ever! A beautiful, century-old travelling dance hall, made of wood and complete with ornate decoration and mirrors, will host a packed schedule of great events, including music, circus, cabaret, theatre, comedy and burlesque, with something for the entire family, plus food and drink.

Show highlights include The Gilded Merkin Burlesque and Cabaret – Nottingham’s biggest Burlesque show, sing along spectucular Bamalamasingsong, plus comedian Matt Forde for a homecoming show, genre spanning band Hope and Social, and much more. Plus a varied programme of events for children and families.

Check out the programme below: 

Wednesday 29 April - SOLD OUT  Johnny Vegas Headlines a Comedy Special
Thursday 30 April - Hope and Social
Friday 1 May - The Gilded Merkin Burlesque and Cabaret
Saturday 2 May - Bamalamasingsong
Sunday 3 May - Johnny and the Raindrops
Sunday 3 May - Once Upon a Circus Night - Circus cabaret show
Monday 4 May - Sunrise Morning Yoga
Wednesday 6 May - MOBO Fitness mashup
Saturday 9 May - 80s Dance Fitness Mashup
Saturday 9 May - BeatFeet takeover
Saturday 9 May - Jack and the Beanstalk (Circus Hub)
Saturday 9 May - Rainbow Stripes
Saturday 9 May - Gilded Merkin Burlesque and Cabaret (EXTRA SHOW DUE TO DEMAND)
Sunday 10 May - Dirty Sexy Filthy Drag Pageant
Monday 11 May - Sunrise Morning Yoga
Monday 11 May - The Canary and the Crow
Wednesday 13 May - Matt Forde: Brexit Pursued by a Bear
Thursday 14 May - The Invisible Orchestra
Friday 15 May - Story Explorers
Saturday 16 May - Shlomo's Beatbox Adventure
Sunday 17 May - Basil Brush's Family Show
Sunday 17 May - Basil Brush Unleashed (Adult show)

More to be announced soon! 



Opening Times

The Magnificent Spiegeltent (29 Apr 2020 - 17 May 2020)

* Check specific showtimes for more information

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Saturday, 2 May 2020 - Saturday, 2 May 2020

BamalamasingsongThe Bamamlamasingsong live band plays great songs that everyone knows... except there's no singer... and the crowd sing the songs!
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Monday, 11 May 2020 - Monday, 11 May 2020

Sunrise Morning YogaSet the alarm for pre-work yoga. Your 10am self will thank you!
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Sunday, 3 May 2020 - Sunday, 3 May 2020

Johnny and the RaindropsThis one’s for rock stars big and small. Johnny and the Raindrops play exciting and original live music for children and families. The four-piece band have been thrilling audiences with their 'gigs for cool kids' since 2008 at festivals and family events across the U.K.
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Friday, 15 May 2020 - Friday, 15 May 2020

Story ExplorersPlayful and interactive storytelling adventures for children and families
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Saturday, 9 May 2020 - Saturday, 9 May 2020

BeatFeet TakeoverJoin BeatFeet for unique family-friendly, interactive group drumming experiences in The Magnificent Spiegeltent!
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Saturday, 9 May 2020 - Saturday, 9 May 2020

Rainbow StripesCome and join the Rainbow Stripes for a live music workshop for the under 5’s and their families.
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Sunday, 10 May 2020 - Sunday, 10 May 2020

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