What’s On

Say Sum Thin 9

Say Sum Thin 9

Saturday 25 July at 12pm

Spoken Word: Mouthy Poets take over Nottingham Playhouse to host their very own carnival!

Tony's Last Tape

Tony's Last Tape

Thursday 30 July - Saturday 1 August 2015

Drama: Due to popular demand, Andy Barrett’s show, based on the diaries of Tony’s Last Tape returns to Nottingham Playhouse.



Friday 14 & Saturday 15 August 2015

Music: Nottingham Playhouse Summer School present one of the biggest smash-hit musicals of all time!

Phoenix Rising

Phoenix Rising

Tuesday 8 - Saturday 12 September 2015

Drama: First performed at Nottingham Playhouse as part of the International D. H. Lawrence Centenary Festival, Phoenix Rising returns to mark the 130th...



Wednesday 9 September - Saturday 26 September 2015

Drama: Following two completely sold-out runs and a critically acclaimed UK tour, Nottingham Playhouse’s smash hit co-production of George Orwell’s...

The Rubenstein Kiss

The Rubenstein Kiss

Friday 2 October - Saturday 17 October 2015

Drama: Amidst rampant paranoia about the enemy within, the shadow of suspicion falls on two radicals from a religious minority.

Nina Conti -In Your Face

Nina Conti -In Your Face

Sunday 18 October 2015 at 7.30pm

Comedy: With the help of Monkey and a bag of tricks, truly anything can happen in this unmissable improvised adventure of hilarious witchery.

Georgie Fame

Georgie Fame

In Concert

Tuesday 20 October at 7:45pm

Music: In this, the 50th anniversary of his chart-topping hit Yeh, Yeh, Georgie Fame hits the road for a very limited number of UK tour dates.

Show of Hands

Show of Hands

Friday 23 October 2015 at 7:45pm

Music: Show of Hands are undeniably one of the strongest current forces in acoustic music.

The Empty Frame

The Empty Frame

23 October 2015 at 8pm

Drama: PSYCHEdelight creates new work that is daring and socially engaging. This play is based on the writer’s professional experience in a fertility...



Saturday 24 October 2015 at 7:30pm

Spoken Word: Celebrating 70 years in show business this year, the Hollywood legend and James Bond star chats with biographer Gareth Owen about his...

The Duchess of Malfi

The Duchess of Malfi

Friday 30 October - Saturday 14 November 2015

Drama: A secret marriage provokes fury, espionage and bloody murder in John Webster’s tragedy.

Henning Wehn - EINS, ZWEI, DIY

Henning Wehn - EINS, ZWEI, DIY

Friday 20 November 2015 at 8pm

Comedy: After more than a decade in Britain, the German Comedy Ambassador has ‘groan’ to like puns…. though he still couldn’t eat a whole one.

Dick Whittington

Dick Whittington

Friday 27 November 2015 - Saturday 16 January 2016

Family Friendly: Laugh, shout and sing along with next year’s Playhouse pantomime adventure

Hare and Tortoise

Hare and Tortoise

Wednesday 9 December 2015 - Saturday 2 January 2016

Family Friendly: Join us for this magical modern classic, and follow Hare and Tortoise through the seasons as the two friends get ready to race each other!

Any Means Necessary

Any Means Necessary

Friday 5 February - Saturday 20 February 2016

Drama: The case against a group of environmental activists collapses when it emerges that police spies have been infiltrating political groups.

The Conspiracy Season

The Conspiracy Season

Wednesday 9 September 2015 - Saturday 20 February 2016

Drama: Our Conspiracy Season is a scandalous programme of plays about secrets, surveillance and the misuse of power.