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Nottingham Playhouse

Wellington Circus, Nottingham NG1 5AL, England
+44 115 941 9419
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A Must See production.

"SHABEEN" Nottingham Playhouse. If u see nothing this year, you must try to see this production... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Elaine R
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Who needs London?

I live in Nottingham and this theatre is just down the road so I go to most productions. Recent... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
Julie G
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Wellington Circus, Nottingham NG1 5AL, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

"SHABEEN" Nottingham Playhouse. If u see nothing this year, you must try to see this production, which I hope will be touring the UK. We were able to get stall seats, which were close to the stage, enabling us to savour every emotion that was...More

Thank Elaine R
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

I live in Nottingham and this theatre is just down the road so I go to most productions. Recent shows (Wonderland, Our Country's Good, Holes, The Last Ship) have been outstanding. My only gripe is the price of wine!

Thank Julie G
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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Went today to see The Last Ship, very good. Class war, union management war, us and them, love story, great music and death. Powerful political statement at the end. Worth seeing. Nice theatre and location. Will go again

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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

We only visited here for a quick beer on route to concert hall next door. The bar doesn’t have a lot of seating but it’s got a decent range of beers.

Thank Henry T
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Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

We found Cinderella a bit disappointing this year and slightly boring I’m sorry to say. We come every year and this year we just found it not as funny and a bit more serious. Bring back the funny jokes and take away the serious aspects...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018

Excellent venue in easy walking distance from city centre and public transport, including trams. Uniquely designed seating structure allowing a good view wherever you sit. Great range of dramas, dance, music and comedy amongst other things, available throughout the year. Went to see Mark Steele...More

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Reviewed 19 January 2018

Went last night to see Cinderella at Nottingham playhouse this venue is a great size so good view wherever you sit. Cinderella was great plenty of laughs Plenty of audience participation. All of the cast were good and even adjusted to the audience and included...More

Thank Julia D
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

We’ve been coming to the Playhouse panto for 30 years and were disappointed this year. Perhaps it was because it is after the new year, the audience was much smaller, but the cast seemed to be going through the motions at times. We got the...More

Thank Mossdeeping20
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Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

So sorry to say that this years panto really wasn't as good as last years. First half was lackluster, poorly scripted and directed. Second half was much improved....but the "he's behind you" moment sums it up....effort, it's a simply scene but we needed more direction....More

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Reviewed 25 December 2017

Went to panto on Christmas Eve which we have been doing for many years. Family all grown up but we still love it. This year was one of the best with some new people as the Prince and Dandini. Very good singers and performers. Not...More

Thank oscar552017
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squirrellnitkin
26 February 2018|
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Response from Richsurgay | Property representative |
Hi, central seats are the best. Aisle seats if you can. No bad seats in the house though
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Not sure.. You may need to phone the box office...
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Response from Joggingalong | Reviewed this property |
No dress code so if you have not been to the theatre before do not be intimidated by feeling you have to dress up. That said, its always good to make something of the occasion so "smart casual" should suffice. Personally I... More
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