Nottingham Playhouse

Building Plan

Building Plan

Peter Moro designed the Grade II* listed Playhouse in 1963, the original concept was of ’an egg in a box’.

The versatility of the Playhouse makes it a perfect wedding venue in Nottingham, with a great range of spaces to hold your ceremony, reception and have your photos. Nottingham Playhouse can also be also be hired as a business meeting or conference venue. Again there are a wide choice of options available.

For more information please see our Hire Us section.

The Circle

We have facilities available for meetings, conferences and private functions. Our exhibition gallery displays work year round and offers great views of Sky Mirror.

The Stalls

Can you imagine yourself getting married on our stage? Or are you looking for an impressive conference venue? Our auditorium makes a spectacular setting for any event.

Box Office

Our friendly team of Box office staff are always on hand to answer any query you have – find them directly inside the main entrance.

Playhouse Bar and Kitchen

Make a night of it and enjoy a delicious meal in the restaurant before the performance and a post show drink in the bar. Find out more here


Understudy provides a quieter area to sit and chat before your show or during the interval. It can also be hired for smaller events or used for your wedding reception.