Nottingham Playhouse - Latest Posts for News http://www.nottinghamplayhouse.co.uk/news/ News en-gb Fri, 11 Oct 2019 10:20:13 +0100 Fri, 11 Oct 2019 10:20:13 +0100 Amplify Festival: a word from the creatives http://www.nottinghamplayhouse.co.uk/news/amplify-festival-a-word-from-the-creatives/ We recently caught up with some of the creative voices of this year’s Amplify Festival – learning a little more about why people should see their productions, and what the Playhouse means to them. Five Years Matt Miller, Director of Five Years – written and performed by Neal Pike – said he’s excited to return to Nottingham Playhouse. “Having performed at the Amplify launch with an early scratch of Five Years, it feels we have come full circle in bringing the finished touri... Fri, 11 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0100 http://www.nottinghamplayhouse.co.uk/news/amplify-festival-a-word-from-the-creatives/ Digging Deep and Mental Health http://www.nottinghamplayhouse.co.uk/news/digging-deep-and-mental-health/ Amy Guyler, writer of DIGGING DEEP, has shared her thoughts on mental health, suicide, and the inspiration for her play – which features as part of our Amplify Festival 2019. Mental health is a really difficult topic to write about. It’s a difficult topic to talk about, too – despite it being something that affects us all. And suicide is even harder. Maybe we’ve lost a family member, a friend, or heard through the grapevine about somebody we knew at school. Maybe we’ve struggle... Thu, 10 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0100 http://www.nottinghamplayhouse.co.uk/news/digging-deep-and-mental-health/