Nottingham Playhouse

At Nottingham Playhouse we make bold and thrilling theatre. It is world-class, made in Nottingham and as diverse as our community.

Situated in Nottingham city centre, Nottingham Playhouse puts on a wide variety of drama, music, dance, comedy and of course, the legendary Nottingham Playhouse pantomime.

Find us at...

  • Nottingham Playhouse
  • Wellington Circus
  • Nottingham
  • NG1 5AF


Our Events

  • Little Playhouse

    Little Playhouse

    18 September 2017

    Little Playhouse sessions stimulate the senses by using music, movement, storytelling and sensory play. The playful and interactive sessions are a place where your child’s imagination is unleash...

    2 - 4 years
    Age Friendly
  • Cinderella


    01 December 2017

    A dashing prince is hosting a ball and Cinderella would give anything to go, but her stepmother and sisters have other plans. Can Cinderella escape their clutches and, with the help of her Fairy Godmo...

    Age Friendly
  • Holes


    31 March 2018

    “I’m always in the wrong place at the wrong time. It’s because of my no-good-dirty-rotten-pig-stealin’-great-great-grandfather.”

    Age Friendly
  • Enchanting Journeys

    Enchanting Journeys

    19 February 2018

    Go on an enchanting journey, explore new worlds, magic and mystery and create your own spellbinding stories. Learn basic introductory performance skills and unlock confidence as we explore the world o...

    4 - 12 years
    Age Friendly
  • Magical Music

    Magical Music

    20 February 2018

    Do you want to make magical musical spells and become Kings, Queens and Fairies? Join us in this music and song session for all the family. We’ll be using Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Ni...

    4 - 8 years
  • Adventures on the Moon, for Children with Profound and Multiple Learning Disabilities

    Adventures on the Moon, for Children with Profound and Multiple Learning Disabilities

    21 February 2018

    Help us rescue a shooting star and join us on a multi-sensory intergalactic adventure for all the family. Designed for families with children with Profound and Multiple Learning Disabilities. Sib...

    4 - 8 years
  • A Midsummer Night

    A Midsummer Night's Dream - An Introduction to Shakespeare

    22 February 2018

    Immerse yourself in the magic and mischief of Shakespeare’s infamous A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Families will come together in this exciting workshop, where we delve into the mystical worl...

    4 - 8 years
  • Shimmer and Shake Dance!

    Shimmer and Shake Dance!

    23 February 2018

    Using lots of different sensory props as well as our bodies, we will build imaginary worlds and discover new ways of dancing, shimmering and shaking together. Join us for this fun and creative movemen...

    4 - 8 years
  • Family Show - Mirror Mirror

    Family Show - Mirror Mirror

    24 February 2018

    When Snow White is offered a juicy red apple, by a kind old lady, she is sorely tempted. On the other hand, how does she know it’s not poisoned? She’s nearly been poisoned twice this week ...

    5 - 16 years


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