Nottingham Playhouse

Nottingham Playhouse
Wellington Circus, Nottingham, NG1 5AF

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Al Murray: Let's Go Backwards Together

A brand new show from everyone's favourite bigoted landlord, Al Murray, star of Happy Hour. Please only cheer at the irony and stay in your house if you actually hate the French.


A dazzling pantomime adaptation of the classic rags-to-riches tale where Aladdin finds an enchanted lamp inhabited by a wish-granting genie but evil magician Abanazar will stop at nothing to get his hands upon it.

Tue 17 Jan

£23–£34.50 / 0115 941 9419

Wed 18 Jan

£23–£34.50 / 0115 941 9419

Thu 19 Jan

£23–£34.50 / 0115 941 9419

…and 2 more dates until 21 Jan

All The Little Lights

Poignant, moving and darkly funny award-winning new play about three girls slipping through the cracks in society.

Tue 7 Feb

Neville Studio

£12 (£10) / 0115 941 9419

Wed 8 Feb

Neville Studio

£12 (£10) / 0115 941 9419

Thu 9 Feb

Neville Studio

£12 (£10) / 0115 941 9419

…and 2 more dates until 11 Feb

Andy Parsons: Live & Unleashed – But Naturally Cautious

You'll know him best from Live at the Apollo and Mock the Week, Parsons is satirical and politically witty.

Andy Parsons: Peak Bullsh*t

You'll know him best from Live at the Apollo and Mock the Week, but this is Parsons' latest stand-up show. Can he really promise peak bullshit? Come along and find out.

Sun 30 Apr

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BalletBoyz: Life

  • Written by: Javier de Frutos

The company of all-male dancers present two new works inspired by life and death, by choreographers Pontus Lidberg and Javier de Frutos.

Mon 6 Mar

£13–£21 / 0115 941 9419

The Carrivick Sisters

Identical twin sisters Laura and Charlotte present an evening of folk music on guitar, fiddle, mandolin and banjo.

Sat 21 Jan

Phone for prices / 0115 941 9419

Chris Ramsey: Is That Chris Ramsey?

Upbeat anecdotes, feelgood humour and witty observations from Ramsey.

Thu 4 May

Count Arthur Strong

Steve Delaney's deluded thespian creation returns with a new show.

Sun 26 Feb

David O'Doherty: We Are All in the Gutter but Some of us are Looking at David O'Doherty

Armed with a teeny keyboard and an incredible wit, David presents his latest solo show of comedy and songs, the ledge.

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The Fatback Band

Funk and disco group known for 70s/80s hits 'Spanish Hustle', 'I Like Girls' and 'I Found Lovin''.

Sun 5 Mar

£31.90 / 0115 941 9419

Henning Wehn: Westphalia Is Not An Option

New show from the German Comedy Ambassador.

Fri 5 May


A tale of unexpected friendship from Frozen Light in this multi-sensory story of discovery.

Tue 28 Mar

£10 / 0115 941 9419

Wed 29 Mar

£10 / 0115 941 9419

In Conversation With Harriet Harman: A Woman's Work

Join Harriet Harman, one of Britain's most prominent campaigning politicians, and the country's longest-serving female MP, as she discusses her ground-breaking memoir A Woman's Work at The Sallis Benney Theatre, Brighton. A rare political autobiography by a woman about the last 30 years in British politics, this is the…

Thu 23 Mar

Ishi Khan-Jackon: I'mmigrant

The Zambia-born, British-based comic discusses migration, belonging and identity.

Fri 3 Feb

Neville Studio

£11 (£9) / 0115 941 9419

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Jack Frost

A story of friendship and bravery directed by Moon On A Stick's critically acclaimed Artistic Director.

Sat 28 Jan

£8 (£7) / 0115 941 9419

John Shuttleworth

Sheffield-born actor and musician Graham Fellows takes to the stage in the guise of his best-known character, John Shuttleworth. The nerdy and socially-unaware singer-songwriter will delight with his unique musical offerings and straight-talking attitude.

Wed 1 Feb

£17.50 / 0115 941 9419

The Johnny Cash Roadshow

Cash tribute from singer-songwriter Clive John.

Sat 28 Jan

£22 / 0115 941 9419

Jonathan Pie: Live

  • 3 stars

The comic reveals the truth behind recent news events both home and abroad.

Fri 10 Feb

Letters to Windsor House

  • 4 stars

Louise Mothersole and Rebecca Biscuit return with their new play on, or about, or circling, the housing crisis.

Fri 31 Mar

£10 (£8) / 0115 941 9419

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Motionhouse Dance Theatre: Scattered

Dance show exploring the mystery and majesty of water.

Tue 7 Feb

Ramin And The Broadgrass Band

Iranian-Canadian actor and singer Ramin Karimloo fronts the collective in a performance that combines bluegrass and country.

Wed 25 Jan

£28.50 / 0115 941 9419

Reginald D Hunter: The Man Who Attempted To Do As Much and Such

The self-proclaimed 'comedian, swashbuckler and scientist' takes his latest and no doubt controversial show on the road.

Richard Herring: The Best

A 'best of' compilation from the comedian as he picks the best jokes from his last 12 shows.

Sat 4 Feb

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 0115 941 9419

Rob Brydon: I Am Standing Up …

Him of Marion & Geoff, Gavin & Stacey and The Trip fame, the one with the Welsh accent and the funnies, is bringing a brand new stand-up show out on tour.

Thu 16 Mar

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Ruby Wax: Frazzled

Ruby Wax discusses her new book, Frazzled, which is a guide to mindfulness.

Mon 1 May

£21 / 0115 941 9419

Sophie’s Academy Of Performing Arts: What A Feeling

Academy students perform a mixed dance programme.

Stephen Bailey: Nation's Sweetheart

The comedian tackles the art of conversation with stories of dating disasters, family lunacy and celebrity put-downs.

Fri 2 Jun

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 0115 941 9419

Sue Perkins: Spectacles

The bespectacled half of Great British Bake-Off duo Mel and Sue goes solo with her new book Spectacles.

Tue 21 Mar

£24.50 / 0115 941 9419


The BAFTA award-winning Vicky McClure stars in Stephen Lowe's powerful and poignant World War II drama set during the 100 days between VE and VJ Day, and centred on the lives of a family of working class Nottingham women. The director is Matt Aston.

Fri 17 Feb

£8–£32 / 0115 941 9419

Sat 18 Feb

£8–£32 / 0115 941 9419

Mon 20 Feb

£8–£32 / 0115 941 9419

…and 10 more dates until 4 Mar

The Who's Tommy

Peter Townshend's epic rock musical based on The Who's 1969 concept album about the pinball-playing boy.

Wed 19 Apr

£8–£32 / 0115 941 9419

Thu 20 Apr

£8–£32 / 0115 941 9419

Fri 21 Apr

£8–£32 / 0115 941 9419

…and 6 more dates until 29 Apr

William Shakespeare's Long Lost First Play (Abridged)

Reduced Shakespeare Company and Seabright Productions present Reed Martin and Austin Tichenor's comedy adaptation which celebrates our cultural heritage.

Thu 9 Feb

£11–£19 (£15; Children £10 under 16s) / 0115 941 9419

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