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A Play in a Week! @ Arts Centre Washington


20 August 2018 - 24 August 2018

10am-3pm

Tickets £60.00 / £40.00

We are excited to announce that we are taking bookings for this year’s Play in a Week Summer School at Arts Centre Washington!


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Play in a Week (age 7-13 years) @ The Hullabaloo


20 August 2018 - 24 August 2018

(10am - 4pm Monday to Thursday and 10am – 6.30pm on Friday)

Tickets: £115 per ticket / second child £95 (includes two tickets for the final show on Fri 24 Aug)

Come along and join us this summer to make a play in a week, learn new skills, make new friends and perform on stage at The Hullabaloo!


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Peppa Pig’s Adventure @ Theatre Royal Newcastle


22 August 2018 - 23 August 2018

10am, 1pm & 4pm

Tickets from £14.50, £2 off U16s, family ticket available online

Join Peppa as she gets ready to go on an exciting camping trip to the woods with George and her school friends, including Pedro Pony, Suzy Sheep and Gerald Giraffe.


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Little Red Riding Hood and Friends @ The Word, National Centre for the Written Word, South Shields


22 August 2018

11am & 2pm

£4

A fairy tale character will be bought to life at a special production for North East children this month.


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Madagascar – The Musical @ Sunderland Empire


28 August 2018 - 01 September 2018

Go wild as Matt Terry – Winner of 2016’s X-Factor is announced to play Alex The Lion in the brand-new stage adaptation of Madagascar – The Musical with a date at Sunderland Empire stage, 28 August – 1 September 2018.


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Inferno A-Go-Go @ Tyne Theatre & Opera House


29 August 2018

Tickets are priced £50.50 VIP, £35.50 platinum, £28 standard

BenDeLaCreme, star of cult hit reality show RuPaul’s Drag Race, brings her Inferno A-Go-Go tour to the UK this August, paying a visit to Tyne Theatre & Opera House on Wednesday 29th August.


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Murder in Play @ Arts Centre Washington


30 August 2018 - 01 September 2018

£6.00

“Murder in Play” is a play within a play. When Boris Smolensky’s third-rate repertory company decides to produce “Murder at Priorswell Manor” chaos ensues, since the actors are more interested in their own egos than the quality of the production; and life imitates art when Boris’s wife, Renée, is murdered on stage.


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WICKED 2018 UK & IRELAND TOUR @ Sunderland Empire


06 September 2018 - 29 September 2018

WICKED, the West End and Broadway musical phenomenon that tells the incredible untold story of the Witches of Oz


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An Evening with Brian Blessed @ Tyne Theatre & Opera House


06 September 2018

Tickets: £25.50

British actor Brian Blessed is known for his hearty, king-sized portrayals on film and television.


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TV CAST TO STAR IN BENIDORM LIVE STAGE SHOW @ Theatre Royal Newcastle


07 September 2018 - 15 September 2018

evenings at 7.30pm, matinees on Thu 2pm and Sat 2.30pm

Tickets are from £16.50

Producers have revealed that Benidorm Live, the new stage show based on the hit ITV comedy premiering at Newcastle Theatre Royal next year, will star six of the original TV cast .


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Michael Morpurgo’s Private Peaceful @ Tyne Theatre & Opera House


13 September 2018 - 15 September 2018

Tyne Theatre & Opera House are proud to add the powerful stage adaptation of Michael Morpurgo’s Private Peaceful to their programme of family shows for 2018, commemorating the 100th anniversary of the end of World War One.


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My Mother Said I Never Should @ Gala Theatre and Cinema


13 September 2018 - 14 September 2018

7.30pm

£15 (£13 concession) £12 Gala Members

This poignant, bittersweet story about love, jealousy and the price of freedom details the lives of four women through the immense social changes of the twentieth century...


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Joan Collins: Unscripted @ Tyne Theatre & Opera House


16 September 2018

Tickets are priced £45.50, £43 & £39

Tyne Theatre & Opera House are delighted to announce that global superstar Dame Joan Collins will bring her one-woman show, Unscripted, to their stage on Sunday 16th September.


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Pete Firman @ Gala Theatre and Cinema


23 September 2018

7.30pm

£16 (£14 conc)

‘The UK’s leading comedy magician’ (Time Out) is back on the road with an astonishing new show


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EARLY DOORS LIVE @ Newcastle City Hall


25 September 2018

EARLY DOORS, Britain’s best loved pub sitcom is to tour the country later this year for the very first time. The live incarnation of the BBC TV favourite kicks off in Newcastle on 25 September.  


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Our Finest Hour @ Theatre Royal Newcastle


28 September 2018

Tickets from £26.50

From Vera Lynn and Gracie Fields to the Andrews Sisters and Glenn Miller, the songs and music of the 1940s are as well-loved today as ever...


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Jamie Raven: Making Magic @ Tyne Theatre & Opera House


29 September 2018

7.30pm

Tickets are priced £19 adults, £16.50 children, £65 family ticket.

Jamie Raven, the man who made Simon Cowell say “I now actually believe in Magic!”, on route to finishing BGT that year as the “Highest Placed Human”, is back doing what he does best as he takes his brand new show “Making Magic” on tour across the country in 2018!


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Storm @ The Hullabaloo


03 October 2018 - 04 October 2018

9:45am AS / 11:15am AS / 1:30pm AS / 4:30pm relaxed performance

Tickets £7 / family ticket £24

Inspired by Shakespeare’s The Tempest, Storm tells the story of the magician Prospero, his apprentice Ariel and the creature Caliban.


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Vulcan VII @ Theatre Royal Newcastle


08 October 2018 - 13 October 2018

Evenings: 7.30pm Matinees: Thu 2pm, Sat 2.30pm

Tickets from £14.50

This hilarious new comedy about the actor’s life is written by and co-stars Adrian Edmondson and Nigel Planer


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Paul Young: 35 Years of ‘No Parlez’ Tour @ Tyne Theatre & Opera House


10 October 2018

priced £43 platinum, £30.50 standard, £20.50 restricted view

Everyone’s favourite 80’s crooner Paul Young is back on tour, performing his much loved album No Parlez in celebration of 35 years since its release. Paul will visit Newcastle’s Tyne Theatre & Opera House on Wednesday 10th October.


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STICK MAN LIVE @ Tyne Theatre & Opera House


11 October 2018 - 13 October 2018

Tickets: £14.50 adults, £12 under 16s, £48 family (2 adults, 2 children or 1 adult, 3 children). School groups Buy 10 get 2 free. (Please note that children 18 months or younger classify as babes in arms and will not need a ticket. Children over 18 months old will need a ticket, even if you want to keep them on your lap.)

Touching, funny and utterly original, Scamp Theatre’s delightful adaptation of Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler’s STICK MAN is coming back to Tyne Theatre & Opera House this October, after a hugely successful run of shows in October 2017.


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No Show @ The Hullabaloo


16 October 2018 - 17 October 2018

Tickets £7 / family ticket £24

No Show deconstructs superhuman circus performers and shows them as vulnerable and human. This is a production that puts female strength, skill and power centre stage.


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John Carpenter: Anthology Tour @ Tyne Theatre & Opera House


18 October 2018

7pm

John Carpenter is a legend. As the director and composer behind dozens of classic movies, Carpenter has established a reputation as one of the greatest filmmakers in the history of modern cinema, as well as one of its most influential musicians...


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Little Gift @ The Hullabaloo


19 October 2018 - 20 October 2018

Tickets £7 / family ticket £24

Told with exquisite puppetry, original music and a whole lot of heart, LITTLE GIFT is a brand-new story from multi award-winners M6 Theatre and Andy Manley.


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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.


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Martha @ The Hullabaloo


26 October 2018 - 27 October 2018

£7.00

An original story about friendship created by Andy Manley, Gill Robertson and Annie Wood.


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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.....


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The Young King @ The Hullabaloo


14 November 2018 - 15 November 2018

Tickets £7 / family ticket £24

Journey in wonder, to a land of challenging choices and rich rewards.


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Gary Numan and Skaparis Ochestra @ Newcastle City Hall


15 November 2018

Gary Numan has announced a string of UK dates and will be performing on the City Hall stage with The Skaparis Ochestra, a night to remember...


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HORRIBLE HISTORIES Live On Stage @ Sunderland Empire


21 November 2018 - 24 November 2018

Those Terrible Tudors and Awful Egyptians are heading for Sunderland Empire, 21 – 24 November 2018 with two hilarious shows featuring eye-popping 3D special effects!


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Ross Noble: El Hablador @ Newcastle City Hall


21 November 2018 - 04 November 2018

Doors: 7pm

£29.00

Ross Noble returns to dance around the stage spinning out all the nonsense in his head into a hilarious stand up show.


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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!


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Luna @ The Hullabaloo


08 December 2018 - 29 December 2018

Tickets from £7 - £10

Join us this Christmas for Luna, a magical first time theatre experience about friendship, the moon and being brave in the dark for 2-5 year olds and their families.


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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...


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JOOLS HOLLAND AND HIS RHYTHM & BLUES ORCHESTRA @ Theatre Royal Newcastle


18 December 2018 - 20 December 2018

£34.50

Musical master of ceremonies Jools Holland and his acclaimed Rhythm & Blues Orchestra have announced their annual musical excursion around the UK and Ireland for 2018.


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BENIDORM LIVE! @ Sunderland Empire


14 January 2019 - 19 January 2019

SEE YOUR FAVOURITE STARS FROM THE SOLANA HOTEL LIVE ON STAGE AT SUNDERLAND EMPIRE IN 2019!


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WAR HORSE @ Sunderland Empire


06 February 2019 - 23 February 2019

It is announced today that WAR HORSE will return to Sunderland Empire from 6 – 23 February 2019 as part of its 10th Anniversary UK Tour. War Horse previously visited the venue for a sold out three week run in 2014.


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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!


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RHOD GILBERT - The Book of John @ Sunderland Empire


09 March 2019

8.00pm

It has been a while, but the multi-award-winning Welsh comedian is back, with a brand new live show.  In a six-year break from stand-up, a lot has happened to Rhod.


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THE AWARD-WINNING MUSICAL CALENDAR GIRLS @ Sunderland Empire


19 March 2019 - 23 March 2019

CALENDAR GIRLS The Musical, based on the true story, the film and the award-winning play by Tim Firth.


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Rhod Gilbert: The Book of John @ Newcastle City Hall


30 March 2019

£32.00

It has been a while, but the multi-award-winning Welsh comedian is back, with a brand new live show.  In a six-year break from stand-up, a lot has happened to Rhod.


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FAME THE MUSICAL @ Sunderland Empire


08 April 2019 - 13 April 2019

Fame - The Musical is set to tour the UK in a stunning new 30th Anniversary tour opening at Manchester Palace on 20 July 2018, with a date at Sunderland Empire, 8-13 April 2019.


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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.


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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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