Nottz Theatreland

What's going on

Welcome to our Theatreland page.

The aim is to let you know what's new in the world of plays, and performance in and around Nottz.

As well as telling you what's on and where, we will be hosting reviews, highlighting some of the more interesting things coming up and we will have links to any Theatreland gossip that we hear about.

We will rely on you to keep us informed so feel free to send us your notes on things you've seen, rehearsals you've enjoyed and feel free to push your show here as much as you like.

Just send us copy and we will put it up as soon a possible.

What's on in Nottz Theatreland

'Far Apart'
by Alice Walker and Libby Horobin
New Theatre Nottingham
25th Nov - 2nd Dec

Having grown up together, Andi, Cal, and Alex were as close as siblings could be. Distance proved to be the only thing that would dare to push them apart. That is until their world starts shattering around them. As they begin to lose a loved one, we see these siblings fall apart and come together, trying to cope with the reality of what is happening.

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'Autumn Showers'
by Alexandra Hogg
New Theatre Nottingham
29th Nov - 6th Dec

Sofia’s finally left the nest. She’s moved out from her parent’s home and is having to adapt to the rapidly changing world around her. But, as student life proves to be more challenging that she imagined, she finds herself missing the person she didn’t think she need any longer: her mum.

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1st Dec onwards

ETERNAL is a new 20 minute immersive audio experience for one person… alone in their bed. It explores the lure of eternal life and wonders what you would willingly give up to achieve it…

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'Familiar Strangers'
by Maddie Craig
New Theatre Nottingham
2nd - 8th Dec

‘Familiar Strangers’ considers the exhilarating and addictive world of online dating, along with the ambiguous and potentially destructive nature of anonymity.

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I wonder where the dreams I don’t remember go Nederlands Dans Theater
3-5th Dec

After the success of Bourgeois’ first collaboration with the company called Little song for NDT 2 in 2019, Nederlands Dans Theater (NDT) is very pleased to present his newest and first NDT 1 piece I wonder where the dreams I don’t remember go.

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Intermediate Acting Class
7th Dec
Nonsuch Studios

Like youth theatre, but for adults!

Artists can produce their best work when they have a deadline. Within the last two weeks we would like to give you the space in which to work on something within breakout rooms or individually from a stimulus or piece of text that interests you.

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Adapting Prose For Performance: A workshop
The Signalman by Charles Dickens
Hothouse Theatre

10th Dec

Ever thought about adapting a piece of classic prose for performance?

Well here is a chance to have a look at one particular way of doing it with a workshop looking at Charles Dickens’ classic ghost story, The Signalman.

We will be looking at part of the text and exploring ways of turning it into a script for performance them having a go at performing it.

There will also be an opportunity to take it further and join the cast to record it, via zoom, in time for it to go live on Twelfth Night as part of Hothouse Theatre’s Dickens Season.

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Nottz Theatreland News

Even More In Good Company: A Consultation For The Future
In Good Company

Over the next four weeks until Friday 18th December we are consulting on the future of In Good Company; as a project funded organisation. We’ve published an Impact and Vision Report which outlines what we’ve done and where we’re heading. You can see an easy read version of our Impact and Vision Report here, and an audio described version here.

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Get Involved
Nottingham Playhouse

Whatever your age, experience and interests, you can find creative classes, courses, drop in sessions and many other opportunities to get involved with Nottingham Playhouse.

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You Don't Know Me But...
The Telephone Theatre

“You Don’t know me Duck. You don’t know me. But I reckon we’ve met before.” Inspired by real memories and interviews from a care home in Stoke-on-Trent, this innovative audio theatre piece is performed live over the phone to one audience member at a time. In this captioned filmed performance, watch performer Sophia Hatfield in action, as she performs the show with live spot sfx, foley and music.

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Hothouse Theatre Is Going Online!

Hothouse Theatre

Hothouse Theatre will be moving it’s activities online for the foreseeable future as a response to the Covid-19 pandemic.

It is all a bit experimental ... but it is going to FUN TOO!

Coming up!

Ghost Stories for Christmas – Recorded radio style production.

An evening with Charles Dickens – a rehearsed reading style performance in the New Year!

Interested? Drop us a line!

The Wireless Theatre Company

The company produces radio drama, audio comedy and short stories for digital download in MP3 format, creating a modern forum for radio productions and specialises in new writing from international authors, originally beginning as a not-for-profit company. In February 2008, Nicholas Parsons became patron of the company, recorded an interview and appeared at the company's official launch party in July 2008, along with Richard O'Brien

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Theatre Artists Fund

The Theatre Artists Fund has been set up to provide emergency support for theatre workers and freelancers across the UK. It is for theatre professionals who are in need of urgent and critical financial support due to the devastating impact of Covid-19 on the theatre sector.

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Accelerated Literacy Through Podcasts Crowd Funding Project

Hothouse Theatre are launching their Crowd Funding bid to raise funds to pilot the Accelerated Literacy Project!

The project will use the creation of podcasts, audio reports and radio plays to help young people make up for lost school hours due to Covid-19.

We will need your help to make this happen!

Please support our Crowd funding bid!

You could even get yourself named in a Fake News report!!

All donations are welcome ... even the little ones!

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