MISS SAIGON @ Sunderland Empire
24 October 2018 - 17 November 2018
Cameron Mackintosh’s spectacular award-winning epic production of Boublil and Schönberg’s legendary musical MISS SAIGON will land at Sunderland Empire on 24 October 2018 for a LIMITED 3 WEEK engagement until 17 November 2018.
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang @ Darlington Hippodrome
24 October 2018 - 03 November 2018
Evenings 7.30pm, 2pm Matinees on both Saturdays. Thursday 1 November is a BSL interpreted performance
Tickets: Child (16 and under) £16, Adult £23, Restricted View £20, Premium Seats (limited availability) £30 Group bookings of 10 or more £1 off full price ticket on selected performances. 2 standard seats for £42 offer on selected performances.
The most Fantasmagorical musical in the history of everything!
Storyteller, Storyteller @ Arts Centre Washington
27 October 2018
11am + 2pm
What happens when two storytellers arrive at the same place at the same time to tell their stories? And what happens if both of them think they are THE Storyteller? A head-to-head that leads to a feast of clowning, comic competition and physical silliness, that’s what!
National Theatre Macbeth @ Theatre Royal Newcastle
13 November 2018 - 17 November 2018
Evenings: 7.30pm Matinees: Thu 2pm, Sat 2.30pm
Tickets from £14.50
The ruined aftermath of a bloody civil war. Ruthlessly fighting to survive, the Macbeths are thrust towards the crown by forces of elemental darkness.....
Starlight Theatre Productions present: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang @ Tyne Theatre & Opera House
20 November 2018 - 24 November 2018
7pm plus 2pm Thurs & Sat matinees
Tickets are priced £14 - £22, (£12 gallery tickets for Sat Matinee) family ticket £79, box £132, groups 10+ get 1 free
Why not kick start the festive fun with a visit to wonderful family blockbuster Chitty Chitty Bang Bang? Full of colourful characters such as the delightful Truly Scrumptious, the creative Caractacus Potts, lovable Grandpa Potts, Jeremy & Jemima, the sinister Child Catcher and the vicious, child- hating Baron and Baroness of Vulgaria – not to mention the star of the show, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang itself- whats not to like?
NO PAWS IN PANTO FUN AS THEATRE ROYAL ANNOUNCES GOLDILOCKS AND THE THREE BEARS FOR 18/19 @ Theatre Royal Newcastle
27 November 2018 - 20 January 2019
The doors have not yet opened for 2017/8’s record-breaking panto Peter Pan but Newcastle Theatre Royal has today announced a rip-roaring show for 2018/9 – Goldilocks and The Three Bears, the pantomime that’s just right!
LUNA @ Queen’s Hall Arts Centre, Hexham
02 December 2018 - 04 December 2018
Tickets: £6.50 / £5.50 (group of 4 or more, per person) / £1.00 (Babe in arms)
With original live music, this captivating play is an enchanting first time theatre experience for 2-5 year olds and their families about friendship and bravery.
Enchanted Entertainment present: Cinderella @ Tyne Theatre & Opera House
07 December 2018 - 30 December 2018
Tickets are priced £15 - £23, Boxes £132, family ticket £83 (2 adults, 2 children or 1 adult, 3 children). Boxes £138. Schools £10 (buy 10 get 2 free) Youth groups £13 (buy 10 get 1 free except Xmas Eve, Groups 10+ get 1 free
Polish those glass slippers, dust off that pumpkin and get ready to have a ball!
Robin Hood & the Revolting Peasants @ Queen’s Hall Arts Centre, Hexham
13 December 2018 - 29 December 2018
Tickets: £16.50 / £15.00 (Members / benefit conc / student / under 16s) / £14.00 (per person based on a group of 4 or more) / £1.00 (Babe in arms)
It’s pantomime season at Queen's Hall Arts Centre and who better to add festive fun to the traditional folk tale of Robin Hood than Hexham favourites, Oddsocks Productions, as they bring their trademark humour, fast-paced action and live music to the legend!
TRAVIS ‘THE MAN WHO’ LIVE! @ Theatre Royal Newcastle
15 December 2018
Following their triumphant headline show at On Blackheath Festival last September and due to popular demand, Travis, one of Britain’s best loved bands play their classic album ‘The Man Who’ live in full for two limited runs this June & December...
Miss Rory – A Christmas Rory II @ Tyne Theatre & Opera House
17 December 2018
Tickets: £25 Stalls & Grand Circle, £22.50 limited view Stalls & Grand Circle, £20 Upper Circle, £18.50 limited view Upper Circle
Tyne Theatre and Opera House are excited to announce the return of Newcastle’s Queen of Comedy, Miss Rory, to their stage this Christmas, with her live standup, A Christmas Rory II. If you’re looking for something a little more risqué amidst the Panto season, this is the show for you!
The Lock In ‘Christmas Carol’ @ Sage Gateshead
20 December 2018
Tickets: £17.40, £15.30
Breaking Tradition, the UK’s leading folk and hip hop Dance Company, and multi award-winning folk powerhouse, The Demon Barbers, invites families and folk fans to The Lock In ‘Christmas Carol’.
Bing Live @ Tyne Theatre & Opera House
23 February 2019 - 24 February 2019
Premium: Adults £18.75, Children £16.75 (A-D in the Stalls) Band 1: Adults £16.75, Children £14.75 (rest of the Stalls & Grand Circle) Band 2: Adults £14.75, Children £12.75 (Upper Circle & limited view)
Calling all “Bingsters”! Bing and his friends are extending their first ever UK stage show tour into 2019 and will visit Tyne Theatre & Opera House on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th February!
An Evening with The Hairy Bikers @ Newcastle City Hall
31 March 2019
Tickets from £23.35
National Treasures Si King and Dave Myers, aka The Hairy Bikers have announced a huge nationwide tour for 2019. With their irresistible enthusiasm, An Evening With The Hairy Bikers will be an epic night of cooking and conversation.
Hair the Musical @ Sunderland Empire
06 May 2019 - 11 May 2019
Welcome to the ‘Age of Aquarius’. It’s 1967 and Hair’s hippie ‘tribe' youngsters in the East Village of New York are yearning to change the world, questioning authority and the American flag. Wild, colourful, sexually liberated and free, they are united in protest and song, under the shadow of the Vietnam War.
CLUB TROPICANA THE MUSICAL @ Sunderland Empire
20 May 2019 - 25 May 2019
Hair was big, shoulders were padded and mobile phones were shaped like bricks and weighed a tonne! Take a fun-packed trip back in time to the electric 80’s with the world premiere of Club Tropicana The Musical, hitting Sunderland Empire 20 – 25 May 2019.
The Bodyguard @ Theatre Royal Newcastle
23 July 2019 - 03 August 2019
Tickets from £22.50
The international, award-winning smash-hit musical based on the blockbuster film, The Bodyguard is back! Following her triumphant West End run and sell-out UK Tour, Alexandra Burke* returns to the role of Rachel Marron.
Shrek the Musical @ Tyne Theatre & Opera House
24 July 2019 - 27 July 2019
2.30pm & 7.30pm
Stalls & Grand Circle £23, £21 concessions Upper circle £20, £18 concessions Gallery £17, £15 concessions Family ticket £80 (Stalls/Grand Circle, 2 adults, 2 children or 1 adult, 3 children)
From the producers of the recent successes of Priscilla Queen of the Desert’ Annie and The Producers, Astravaganza Entertainment will return to Tyne Theatre & Opera House to stage Shrek the Musical in July 2019.
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