December 2018
Dec 4th


A group of 40s ladies have a wild, tearful, joyous evening out in a Karaoke night club.
Dec 5th

Clean Burn Book Launch and Exhibition

The book launch of 'Clean Burn', poetry by Michael Healy and an exhibition of paintings by Pat Cowley featured in the book.
Dec 5th

The Crack in Everything

Since May 2018, six families, who’ve experienced the killing of a child within their family, have shared their stories and experiences.
Dec 6th

Antony & Cleopatra

Shakespeare’s famous fated couple in his great tragedy of politics, passion and power.
Dec 7th

Shane Todd

Shane rides into town for his first tour of Ireland, with a hilarious, brand new stand-up show.
Dec 8th

On the Move

An exciting show incorporating theatre & circus performed by young homeless parents from the Shephard's View Young Parents Initiative.
Dec 11th

Through Hollow Lands and Hilly Lands

An exhibition celebrating the work of our artist in residence and dear friend of The Playhouse Joe Connolly, who passed away in May this year.
Dec 12th


An evocative dance theatre production exploring our troubled past through a fusion of original poetry and music and performed by a professional and community cast.
Dec 12th

Let’s Do Panto

Presented in true Lilliput style, this is an evening not to be missed…
Dec 14th

The Madness of George III

Multi-award-winning drama The Madness of George III will be broadcast live to cinemas, in National Theatre Live’s first ever broadcast from Nottingham Playhouse.
Dec 15th

Forgive Me Not

Can a post-conflict society truly heal without atonement; can we achieve reconciliation when victims' memories are failing; what is the role of forgiveness in the healing process?