Jack & the Beanstalk Birthday Shows: Frequently Asked Questions

March 30th, 2020

  The Birthday Shows are a special and unique event, so we understand if you have a couple of questions

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Latest update on Coronavirus

March 20th, 2020

We are following Government advice and have closed our theatre and offices


Worlds of Wonder

March 15th, 2020

About to embark on a national tour with their critically acclaimed production of The War of the Worlds, Rhum and Clay’s Matthew Wells and Julian Spooner tell us to expect laughter, visual thrills and even modern technology in their retelling of the ultimate alien invasion story

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Cast Announcement for Private Peaceful!

February 28th, 2020

Nottingham Playhouse has revealed the cast of upcoming wartime tale Private Peaceful

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February 19th, 2020

  We are thrilled to announce that the next rock ‘n’ roll showstopper by Peter Rowe will be Jack and the Beanstalk! Dame Dolly Durden’s family farm has fallen on hard times – Squire Snuffbox is demanding the rent and Giant Blunderbore, with his wicked sidekick, Fleshcreep, is terrorising the land


Creative Learning – Spring 2020

February 18th, 2020

Youth Perform 2020 presents ARE YOU SITTING COMFORTABLY? It’s TV Night in the Shufflebottom house, and the situation’s comedy! Dad makes the whole family watch the TV together, including the dog! No tablets, no laptops, no phones… just some good old fashioned entertainment just like when he was a boy, even though ‘…there’s never anything […]


5 minutes with Tom Wentworth, writer of Burke and Hare

February 14th, 2020

With our latest New Wolsey production, Burke and Hare, only a few months away we took 5 minutes to speak with the play’s writer Tom Wentworth


Taking on the Gecko style

February 13th, 2020

Guest Post by Karen Bartholomew, Associate Artist: Dance and Engagement at Mind the Gap, and a little space Co-Creator

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5 minutes with Jeni Draper, director of My Mother Said I Never Should…

February 4th, 2020

A CLASSIC RE-IMAGINED “My Mother said I never should, play with gypsies in the wood, if I did she would say, naughty girl to disobey!” – words from Charlotte Keatley’s contemporary classic, My Mother Said I Never Should, which have been brought to life by countless actors since it was first written in the 1980s

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5 minutes with Miss Marple…. AKA Sarah Thomas

January 25th, 2020

Sarah Thomas plays Miss Marple in Middle Ground Theatre Company’s touring production of Agatha Christie’s A Murder Is Announced

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