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Nottingham Playhouse

Wellington Circus, Nottingham NG1 5AL, England
+44 115 941 9419
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Cinderella, a bit disappointing.......

We’ve been coming to the Playhouse panto for 30 years and were disappointed this year. Perhaps it... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Oh no it isn't!!....Cinderella

So sorry to say that this years panto really wasn't as good as last years. First half was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ss c
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Wellington Circus, Nottingham NG1 5AL, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

2  Thank Ss c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been going to this play House and seeing the panto for at least 25 years now And still being Direceted by Kenneth Allan Taylor .the best panto around go see for your self allready booked for babes in the wood 2018

Thank Stuart P
Reviewed 1 December 2017

Our first visit to this theatre. It was a smaller venue than I was expecting but for an evening of stand up comedy it was ideal making for a more convivial atmosphere. Sitting in the stalls we had a good view of the stage. Seating...More

Thank CrocodileRoc
Reviewed 16 November 2017

Had not been to the Playhouse before. It was a spur of the moment decision during a recent visit to Nottingham. What a hidden gem. The theatre, staff and the play(the Cherry orchard) are first class. Would certainly visit again when in the area. Had...More

Thank kenB1993
Reviewed 9 November 2017

A very atmospheric and moving production of 'The Cherry Orchard', especially the first half which was done to perfection. Both the tragic and the comic elements of the play were enacted well without jarring. The acting was convincing and at times incredibly moving. A couple...More

4  Thank BarryHaynes
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

This theatre has a really wide range of productions and shows, all of which have been of a very high standard so far. I can’t think of a single visit where we’ve had poor seats. Ensure you join up to their mailing list for notification...More

Thank The Teacher7
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit to the Playhouse and we were pleasantly surprised! What a lovely little theatre. Having bought our tickets quite late on we were concerned about what kind of seats we had but had a really good view. The production, Pride and...More

Thank Denise M
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

I took my son to see The Kite Runner at the Nottingham Playhouse as it's on tour at the moment. Wow, what a moving, well scripted and superbly acted play. It has you drawn in from the very beginning and does not fail to hold...More

1  Thank Cragandson
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17 August 2016|
Response from Lister-Anderson | Reviewed this property |
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