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!
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.
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.
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.
Murder in Play @ Arts Centre Washington
30 August 2018 - 01 September 2018
“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.
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 .
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.
My Mother Said I Never Should @ Gala Theatre and Cinema
13 September 2018 - 14 September 2018
£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...
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.
Jamie Raven: Making Magic @ Tyne Theatre & Opera House
29 September 2018
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!
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.
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.
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.
John Carpenter: Anthology Tour @ Tyne Theatre & Opera House
18 October 2018
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...
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.
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.....
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!
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...
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!
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.
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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