Norwich Playhouse

Norwich Playhouse
42–58 St George's Street, Norwich, Norfolk, NR3 1AB
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A 300 seat riverside theatre developed from a Georgian maltings. The programme spans theatre, stand up comedy, live music and children's shows. The building includes two galleries exhibiting work by local artists, a bar and a garden.

St Andrew's multi-storey and Colegate surface car parks are both within walking distance and are open 24 hours. The Playhouse is 15 minutes walk from Norwich Rail Station.

Events at this venue

There are 10 events at this location

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Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the information displayed here is accurate, always check with the venue before attending (especially during the Covid-19 pandemic).

Clinton Baptiste Goes Stratospheric

Character comedy centred around Baptiste, a clairvoyant, medium and psychic best known for his appearances on Peter Kay's Phoenix Nights, played by Alex Lowe.

Wed 17 Nov

£18 / 01603 598598

Fantastically Great Women Who Changed the World

From the producer of SIX, in a co-production with MAST Mayflower Studios, this stage adaptation of suffragette descendent Kate Pankhurst’s award-winning picture book is written by celebrated dramatist Chris Bush (Nine Lessons and Carols, Almeida Theatre) and Number 1 hit songwriter Miranda Cooper (Girls Aloud…

Tue 23 Nov

£15 / 01603 598598

Wed 24 Nov

£15 / 01603 598598

Thu 25 Nov

£15 / 01603 598598

…and 7 more dates until 5 Dec

Jason Byrne Wrecked But Ready

The immensely popular Fringe fave takes to the stage for an hour of his raucous stand-up.

Wed 3 Nov

£19.50 / 01603 598598

Legally Blonde

Join the Norwich School cast and crew for their performance of Legally Blonde, the Broadway and West End smash hit musical based on the much-loved film of the same name.  After being dumped by her boyfriend, we follow the perfectly pink Elle Woods on her journey from sunny sorority sister to Harvard lawyer, proving that…

Wed 10 Nov

£8–£15 / 01603 598598

Thu 11 Nov

£8–£15 / 01603 598598

Fri 12 Nov

£8–£15 / 01603 598598

Sat 13 Nov

£8–£15 / 01603 598598

Mark Thomas: 50 Things About Us

Storytelling and stand-up about the British identity and the 'divided wasteland that some of us call the United Kingdom' from comedian Mark Thomas.

Sat 27 Nov

£17.50 / 01603 598598

Mark Watson: This Can't Be It

Stand-up star Mark Watson will head out with his show that was originally intended for 2020 before Covid-19 swept the globe. The show ponders 'what should we be doing with our time on earth, and how can we do it better?'

Thu 18 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 01603 598598

Fri 19 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 01603 598598

Rachel Parris: All Change Please

The star of BBC's The Mash Report discusses love, relationships, big life milestones and the state of the world.

Fri 11 Mar 2022

£15 / 01603 598598

Rob Newman: Philosophy Show

In this all-new show, multi-award winning stand-up comic Rob Newman weaves together Nietzsche’s sunglasses, James Bond in Toxteth, electric spiders and singing Neanderthals into a hilarious tour-de-force that offers new hopes for a changing world. Rob Newman’s Philosophy Show coincides with the release of his BBC Radio 4…

Wed 27 Oct

£12–£15 / 01603 598598

Shaparak Khorsandi: IT WAS THE 90s!

Ah, the 90s! The decade that Shaparak Khorsandi was in her twenties and ‘ladette’ culture ruled the school. The decade when there was nothing to be done but party, and Shaparak found herself flying about London with hope in her heart, a tenner in her pocket and spare knickers in her handbag. She matched the boys…

Sat 16 Apr 2022

Prices to be confirmed / 01603 598598

Sofie Hagen: The Bumswing

  • 4 stars

The Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer winner is back with a comedy show about memory and swings specifically for bums.

Mon 1 Nov

£16.50 / 01603 598598