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Nottingham Playhouse

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Address: Wellington Circus, Nottingham NG1 5AL, England
Phone Number: +44 115 941 9419
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Gorgeous little yhestre

Came here with a friend to see the Revenger's Tragedy, amazing amazing play and a truly gorgeous little theatre! Brilliant to have a mixture of traditional and new plays on offer... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
3m34
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Wigan, United Kingdom
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Wigan, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with a friend to see the Revenger's Tragedy, amazing amazing play and a truly gorgeous little theatre! Brilliant to have a mixture of traditional and new plays on offer- would definitely come again

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Fantastic show. My face hurt from laughing so much. A wonderful venue with great accessibility for the less mobile.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Rich Hall was excellent. However, the Playhouse deprived him of a perfect venue. The place seemed shabby and the drinks were definitely watered down in my opinion, either that or there was so much ice that there wasn't room for the drink! It would appear the interval drinks are now under the same management as Cast, rather poor! I hope... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Arrive early for the bar if going to a show but otherwise fine with cheerful staff. Great show with Rich Hall , seats ok for a couple of hours but not much more.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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192 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

We went to see the excellent "The Underground Man" last night. We're not regulars, we've only been once before (1984, last year - brilliant!!), but this time we were in the small Neville Theatre upstairs, so we were really close to the actors. Although this did cause me some problems with seeing what was going on, I don't feel I... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

We've been here several times and always have a great time, To be fair,it is rarely sold out so we generally are able to move seats so that we have plenty of room to spread out! Also buy cheaper seats and move to better ones if you can is a good trick! Nice bar and outdoor seating area compliments the... More 

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Exeter
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Visited mid September whilst on business in Nottingham. Booked over the phone and picked my ticket up when I arrived pre-performance, as the online booking system was a bit long winded. With it being a hot day, the outdoor seating area is great for pre-theatre drinks, love the public art. The theatre was a wee bit warm, but the performance... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Overall a good little theatre. Easy to find, parking but walkable from town. Would have given it 5 stars but the seats were not that comfortable, and the air conditioning could have been colder/more as it was a little hot towards the end. We'd return happily.

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Came here to see a matinee show, the seats were uncomfortable, to say you are sat in them for around 2 hours in total, you can get comfortable as you are sat upright and so close to the person next to you, not great if you don't know them, the leg room is next to nothing and not advisable for... More 

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Bexley
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

Decent food, good value plus friendly service. We were able to sit outside as it was a sunny day in Nottingham and enjoy the Sky Mirror while we ate.

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