Upcoming events for alumni

We are always keen to meet up with our alumni. Your Alumni Community plans a number of special events throughout the year - from open days on campus to networking events both in the UK and
around the world.

Of course, you don't have to wait for us. Why not arrange your own class reunion? We can help you
trace your 'old' friends and give advice on arranging your event. Read news from other events and reunions 
to pick up ideas for your own, and read our tips on planning an event. Send details of forthcoming events to alumni@ntu.ac.uk and we'll promote them here.



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The Riot Ensemble - Tuesday 22 October 2019

Curated & Created by NTU - Groundbreaking at University Hall

Event details

  • Georg Friedrich Haas: Trio ex Uno
  • Mirela Ivičević: Baby Magnify / Lilith’s New Toy
  • Sylvain Marty: Block Mouvement
  • Peter Shin: Screaming Shapes
  • Chaya Czernowin: Ayre, towed through plumes, thicket, asphalt, sawdust and hazardous air I shall not forget the sound of
  • Conductor: Aaron Holloway-Nahum

Innovative. Exciting. Experimental. Challenging.

Groundbreaking brings the very best contemporary music from the world’s top composers to Nottingham.

Join the shape-shifting group that is The Riot Ensemble, one of the UK’s most exciting collectives, for a programme that stretches the genre to places it has never been before.

Get ready to be amazed.

This concert will be approximately 1 hour, without an interval.

Book your tickets now.

For more information about this event please email created@ntu.ac.uk.

Florilegium at University Hall - Friday 11 October 2019

Curated & Created by NTU - University Hall Concert Series

  • Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D major 
  • Purcell: Chacony in G minor
  • Buffardin: Flute Concerto in E minor
  • Handel: Concerto a quattro in D minor
  • Corrette: Concerto Comiques Op.25 Les Sauvages et la Furstemburg

Join the award-winning Florilegium for a magnificent evening of chamber music, at the first event in our new University Hall Concert Series.

From Sydney Opera House to Wigmore Hall, Florilegium have played prestigious venues across the world, earning themselves the status as one of Britain’s most outstanding period instrument ensembles. Since their formation in 1991 they have established a reputation for stylish and exciting interpretations, from intimate chamber works to large-scale orchestral and choral repertoire.

Experience a programme featuring the masters of Baroque composition – Bach, Purcell and Handel – in our beautiful concert hall.

This concert will be approximately 1 hour, without an interval.

Book your tickets now.

For more information about this event please email created@ntu.ac.uk.

Brackenhurst Heritage Open Day

A large Grade II listed country house built in 1828 and extensively remodelled in c1890 by Sir William Hicking, a prominent Nottingham manufacturer. The Hall was also the birthplace in 1861 of Field Marshal Viscount Allenby, British Commander in Palestine 1917-18.

The Hall is set in extensive formal gardens with a walled kitchen garden, Dew Pond, and an Orangery which now houses a coffee shop.

There will be conducted tours of parts of the Hall where a small photographic exhibition will be on display together with some historical agricultural implements. A member of staff will also be available in the gardens to provide further information about the landscaping.

NTU has recently acquired the original Bramley apple tree and the cottages associated with the garden. There will be an opportunity to view the tree on the day, please ask a member of staff for more details.


A staircase gives the only access to the first floor of the house. There are some stone steps in the garden areas where some of the paving is in places slightly uneven.

Additional information

Max 10 people per tour/session, suitable for children aged 8 and above. The Orangery will be open for the sale of beverages and light snacks.

For more information about the Heritage Festival please visit www.heritageopendays.org.uk.

Booking information

No booking required

If you have any queries, please email or call us on +44(0)115 848 5242

Curated & Created by NTU

Curated & Created is here to help students, staff and the local community get enjoyment, inspiration and intellectual stimulation from all of our exciting cultural and creative activities.

From music to movies, design to dance, art to architecture, our programme is dazzlingly diverse. And by joining the dots, we make it easy to find things you’ll like.

Whether you see yourself up on the stage, or down in the audience, Curated & Created is where it all begins.

Why not start by:

  • visiting Bonington Gallery – our public exhibition space
  • watching an up-and-coming band or artist at our brand new venue Metronome
  • joining an ensemble or enjoying a concert with NTU Music
  • getting involved with one of the Students’ Union’s creative societies
  • exploring Nottingham's thriving visual arts scene with Nottingham Art Map

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Distinguished Lecture Series

Distinguished LecturesDelivered by an exceptional range of expert guest speakers, the Distinguished Lecture Series covers many exciting subjects and tackles topical and sensitive issues face-on. The lectures are thought-provoking, raise debate and inform.

Our successful programme attracts large audiences from across the region. All lectures are free and open to all.

Visit the Distinguished Lectures website for more information.

For any other queries, or if you experience any difficulties with the online booking process, please email the events team at events.team@ntu.ac.uk

Free Lunchtime Concerts

Curated & Created by NTU 

Check out the latest NTU Music events and performances which take place throughout the academic year and feature Nottingham Trent University students, staff, alumni and internationally recognised musicians.

Find details of the 2019/20 programme.

Alumni are very welcome to get involved with NTU Music.  To find out
more email the Music Team or telephone +44 (0)115 848 4570.