The Nottingham New Theatre

What’s On

Box Office opens half an hour prior to start time, 7pm for a 7:30 evening show and 2pm for a 2:30 matinee.

  • 40%

    24 Nov to 25 Nov 2014

    40% is about a group of five first year students who are forced into doing what they dread the most, a group project. They raise important questions about feminism, masculinity and attitudes towards sexuality which are both comic and thought provoking. The five strangers each bring and take away something from the group, each opening up in their own ways to prove that people aren't always what they seem.

    Fringe Season
    Venue: Lee Rosy's Tea Rooms
    • Monday 24th 8:30 p.m.
    • Tuesday 25th 8:30 p.m.
  • Our Country's Good

    26 Nov to 29 Nov 2014

    Australia, 1788. The first fleet of British prison ships arrive at Botany Bay. Lieutenant Clark decides to stage a play using a ragbag cast of convicts until the distinction between captors and captives begins to blur...

    In House Season
    Venue: New Theatre
    • Wednesday 26th 7:30 p.m.
    • Thursday 27th 7:30 p.m.
    • Friday 28th 7:30 p.m.
    • Saturday 29th 2:30 p.m.
    • Saturday 29th 7:30 p.m.
  • What's Cooking?

    30 Nov to 1 Dec 2014

    Amidst occasional power cuts, Roger and Danny are trying to enjoy a meal. Arthur has been left in charge
    again and is relishing his freedom. When Bill and Annie come in to escape the rain, Arthur is keen to prove himself a generous and entertaining host. He makes the rules here. Over the course of the evening, wine will be served. The vintage will be finished. The truth will out. Scores will be settled.

    Fringe Season
    Venue: New Theatre - Studio A
    • Sunday 30th 7:30 p.m.
    • Monday 1st 7:30 p.m.
    • Monday 1st 9:30 p.m.
  • The Ritual Slaughter of Gorge Mastromas

    3 Dec to 6 Dec 2014

    If you could lie without flinching, corrupt without caring and succeed at all costs, how far would you go? How much would you make? An unrelenting attack on human nature, you must ask one simple question. Is it Goodness? Or Cowardice?

    In House Season
    Venue: New Theatre
  • The Adventures of Anne Marie de Bourbon

    7 Dec to 8 Dec 2014

    A first for the New Theatre - a musical puppet show! This cleverly comic show depicts the extraordinary adventures of Anne Marie, a French aristocrat. After stowing away on a pirate ship, Anne is taken to a mysterious island, hitherto untouched by the outside world, hidden in the Bermuda Triangle. Join Anne Marie as she tries to understand the bizarre world she has been thrust into.

    Fringe Season
    Venue: New Theatre - Studio A
  • King Lear

    9 Dec to 12 Dec 2014

    Widely regarded by scholars and academics as Shakespeare’s finest work, King Lear portrays a powerful king who loses his grip on everything that defines him. Along with Lear’s decline into madness, the play focuses on identity and morality as the state and royal family are torn apart.

    In House Season
    Venue: New Theatre