Nottingham Playhouse

Nottingham Playhouse
Wellington Circus, Nottingham, NG1 5AF
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Nottingham Playhouse has been a producing theatre since it was founded in 1948 and maintains a strong touring practice. It attracts in excess of 100,000 theatr goers a year and is involved in initiatives to attract new audiences such as pay what you can.

The current theatre was design by Peter Moro and opened in 1963 with a main auditorium seating 750 people, a studio theatre and The Cast restaurant.

A work by Anish Kapoor, Sky Mirror, is situated immediately in front of the Playhouse.

Events at this venue

There are 12 events at this location

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Bikeology

Journalist and TV presenter Ned Boulting takes a ride through the world of bicycles, from commuter s right through to the winner of the Tour de France.

Thu 23 Nov

£21 / 0115 941 9419

Daliso Chaponda: Laughrica

Cultural and social observations, including musings on HIV, ivory smuggling and dictatorships, from Daliso Chaponda.

Thu 3 May 2018

£15 / 0115 941 9419

David Baddiel: Fame: Not The Musical

It's been a whopping 15 years since David's last stand-up show, so tonight he's exploring the different ways he's perceived: whether it's token Jew, new lad or comedy rock'n'roller.

Sun 25 Mar 2018

£26.50 / 0115 941 9419

Wed 27 Jun 2018

£26.50 / 0115 941 9419

David Baddiel: My Family: Not The Sitcom

An irreverent portrait of family life, memory, ageing, infidelity and gay cats.

Sun 25 Mar 2018

£29.56–£29.68 / 0115 941 9419

Wed 27 Jun 2018

£29.56–£29.68 / 0115 941 9419

Main House

£26.50 / 0115 941 9419

  • 19:30

Elkie Brooks

Million-selling British songstress belts out the hits as well as material from her latest album.

Wed 24 Jan 2018

£33.50 / 0115 941 9419

  • 19:30

Graeme Swann's Great British Spin Off With Henry Blofeld

Reminiscence, anecdotes and impressions in the company of England's celebrated spin bowler Swann and the vastly experienced Blofeld, who has spent more than 40 years in the Test Match Special commentary box. No one is better placed to discuss the ups and downs of Swanny's illustrious career.

Thu 26 Oct

£26 / 0115 941 9419

The Kite Runner

  • Directed by: Giles Croft
  • Written by: Khaled Hosseini (book), Matthew Spangler (adapt)

Matthew Spangler's adaptation of Khaled Hosseini's novel about friendships that can span continents.

Thu 31 Aug

£10–£32 / 0115 941 9419

Fri 1 Sep

£10–£32 / 0115 941 9419

Sat 2 Sep

£10–£32 / 0115 941 9419

…and 6 more dates until 9 Sep

The Little Mermaid Jr

Nottingham Playhouse Summer School Youth Theatre's version of the famous and ever-popular Hans Christian Andersen story, adapted from the Disney film.

Sat 26 Aug

£8 (£6) / 0115 941 9419

  • 15:00
  • 19:00

Pride And Prejudice

A witty adaptation directed by Susannah Tresilian of Jane Austen's classic novel featuring comedian Sara Pascoe.

Wed 20 Sep

£10–£32 / 0115 941 9419

  • 19:45

Thu 21 Sep

£10–£32 / 0115 941 9419

  • 19:45

Fri 22 Sep

£10–£32 / 0115 941 9419

  • 19:45
…and 6 more dates until 30 Sep

QI: No Such Thing as a Fish

Bizarre and humorous facts from the QI universe in the first live touring version of the hit podcast.

Fri 24 Nov

£19 / 0115 941 9419

Simon Amstell: What is This?

Stand-up and former Buzzcocks presenter with his acerbic, self-deprecating humour taking on freedom, suffering, forgiveness and other cheery topics.

Fri 27 Oct

£24 / 0115 941 9419

Wreck

Nottingham Playhouse Theatre Company and Fifth Word present Leicester poet, Toby Campion's thriller surrounding a Nottingham lad who's world is turned upside down following a train derailment.

Wed 20 Sep

Neville Studio

£15.50 (£14) / 0115 941 9419

  • 20:00

Fri 22 Sep

Neville Studio

£15.50 (£14) / 0115 941 9419

  • 20:00

Sat 23 Sep

Neville Studio

£15.50 (£14) / 0115 941 9419

  • 14:00
  • 20:00
…and 5 more dates until 30 Sep

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