Love Nottingham Playhouse? Vote for us!

Sunday 28th August 2016

Voting has begun to find the UK’s Most Welcoming Theatre 2016 in Association with Smooth Radio, and Nottingham Playhouse is in the running! The winners of this year’s award will be decided by a public vote between 12pm on Tuesday 9 August and 12pm on Monday 19 September 2016.

This year there are 241 venues across the country competing to take home the coveted title with the 12 Regional and National winners of the vote announced on 29 September 2016. The overall winner of the award will be announced at the UK Theatre Awards on Sunday 9 October. Last year’s winner was the Theatre Royal, Newcastle.

If you think Nottingham Playhouse is worthy of the UK’s Most Welcoming Theatre award, you can vote for us NOW at, where you’ll also be in with a chance to win £200 in Theatre Tokens!

Nottingham Playhouse is committed to creating a welcoming environment for all our artists and audiences, and we work hard to ensure the Playhouse is open to all. If you have had a welcoming experience at Nottingham Playhouse, we’d love to hear about it! Your positive comments might help us to nab the East Midlands regional award, and who knows, perhaps the overall award too! Tweet your comments @nottmplayhouse using the hashtag #welcometheatre. And of course, don’t forget every vote counts, so get over to and vote TODAY!