Join our monthly club and meet theatre industry creatives for talks and tours, all in a fun informal setting, along with a cuppa tea.

Each session gives you an insight into our productions and the theatre industry, as well as a great chance to have a natter and socialise too.


Meet the Cast and Director of The Tempest

Tuesday 14 September

Martin Berry, director of The Tempest is joined by members of the cast to talk about the show, how it was made in a pandemic and the challenges of directing Shakespeare for families.  There will also be some fun exploration of classical text and how we bring it to life.

Do I need to have seen the show?

No. Whether you saw the show here in August or not, there is plenty to discuss and discover.


It’s Dressing Up Time

Tuesday 12 October

Come backstage and explore the hallowed hallways of our costume department at Nottingham Playhouse.  Meet the wardrobe team, ask about their work, and maybe even try on some famous costumes from shows gone by.  A must for all Playhouse fans – and everyone else for that matter.

Please be aware that there are some steps in our backstage areas. Please email us at to discuss any access questions you may have with the team.


Set Tour for A Christmas Carol

Tuesday 9 November

Meet some of the key players involved in our headline production of A Christmas Carol, adapted by Mark Gatiss. You’ll also get to walk on stage to see the set and props up close.

Do I need to see the show?

It’s not essential, but why wouldn’t you? It’s going to be brilliant production.


Encore Christmas Party and Panto Cast Q&A

Tuesday 14 December

A long-standing tradition here at Nottingham Playhouse, come along for festive cheer, a short quiz, food, wine, music and, of course, to meet some of the stars of our legendary pantomime, Beauty and the Beast.

Covid-19 Safety

When attending in person, we want you to feel confident that you’ll have a great time and by following the guidelines, everyone – participants and our team alike – can enjoy fantastic theatre experiences together again. Click here for the most up to date information on our safety measures. Club Encore sessions are in person, however if you would like to attend on Zoom please email