Whats On

  • First in 3

    5 Mar & 7 May: Stage 3 at Northern Stage: Our popular scratch night showcasing local theatre-makers upcoming work.

  • First Steps (ages 0-4)

    7 Mar: Join us for another of our popular workshops with babies and toddlers.

  • Workshop: Making Play in Public Space - Tassos Stevens

    6 & 7 Mar: Public Workshop: Coney's Tassos Stevens shares secrets for how and why to make play in public space.

  • Newcastle University Dance Society: Dancefest

    6-7 Mar:A Northern Stage Hire: Newcastle University's Dance Society's annual showcase.

  • Standby for Tape Back-Up

    10 - 11 Mar: Stage 3 at Northern Stage: The true story of one man’s journey into synchronicity and madness.

  • Macbeth

    10 - 14 Mar: “Whence is that knocking? How is it with me, when every noise appals me?”

  • SPECTRUM - Montoya Club Night

    13 Mar: Stage 3 at Northern Stage North East DJ Collective Montoya host their first resident club night Spectrum in Stage 3 at Northern Stage. Prepare to Dance.

  • Gateshead College: Apples

    14 Mar Northern Stage and Gateshead College performing arts students present Richard Milward's Apples, adapted by John Retallack.

  • What the Body Does Not Remember

    17 - 18 Mar: Wim Vandekeybus' brutal confrontation of dance and music - one of the most exciting pieces of dance ever made.

  • Confirmation

    23-24 Mar: A show about the gulfs we can't talk across, and the way we choose to see only the evidence that proves we're right.

  • The Red Chair

    24-25 Mar: Stage 3 at Northern Stage: Let us tell you a strange tale that did unfold someplace in the glum north of the warld...

  • Great Northern Slam

    8 Apr: Stage 3 at Northern Stage: Performance poetry meets X-Factor as the Great North Slam comes to Northern Stage.

  • The Town Meeting

    10 Apr: Stage 3 at Northern Stage: Your town is teetering on the brink. Homes and livelihoods are at stake. Time is running out to have your say...

  • I Believe In Unicorns by Michael Morpurgo

    16 - 18 Apr: A spellbinding and moving story by one of our greatest storytellers.

  • A Decent Ride: An Evening With Irvine Welsh

    20 Apr: A Northern Stage Hire: Come and spend an evening with Irvine Welsh as he discusses his funniest, filthiest book yet.

  • Cyrano de Bergerac

    29 Apr - 16 May: Blessed with being brilliant at everything, cursed by having the biggest and ugliest nose in all of France.

  • The Changeling

    5 - 6 May; A Northern Stage Hire: Newcastle College FdA Acting and Performance Practice students present a modern retelling of ‘The Changeling’

  • Big Red Bath

    7 - 9 May: A quirky, vibrant and humorous adaptation of Julia Jarman and Adrian Reynold’s popular children’s picture book

  • The Ted Bundy Project

    12 - 13 May: Greg stumbled upon the confession tapes of Ted Bundy, the American serial killer, rapist and necrophile. He couldn’t stop listening.

  • Where The Bear Sleeps by Nick Hennessey

    13 May: Merging myth, epic and fairytale, storyteller Nick Hennessey delivers us from Northern Stage to the snow-swathed, Finnish far-North.

  • S. A. Productions - Little Shop of Horrors

    19-20 May: A Northern Stage Hire Everybody better beware... Audrey II is coming to Northern Stage.

  • Phoenix Dance Theatre: Mixed Programme 2015

    28 May: A double bill by one of the most influential figures in world dance, Christopher Bruce CBE

  • Gods Are Fallen And All Safety Gone

    4 - 6 Jun: Stage 3 at Northern Stage: Intimate and funny; a lifetime of conversations, condensed into one hour.

  • The Six O' Clock News

    3 Jul: Stage 3 at Northern Stage: Daniel Bye and Northern Stage present a unique performance experiment.

  • The Houghton Weavers

    14 Jul: This is a Northern Stage Hire The Houghton Weavers are the UK's leading comedy/folk group.

  • Going Viral

    15 - 16 Jul: How are you feeling? Don't just say what you always say. How are you really feeling?

  • Snow White

    16 - 17 Oct: balletLORENT's dark and mystical adaptation reimagines the story of a mother’s poisonous jealousy in a dance theatre production for family audiences.

  • Dead Dog in a Suitcase (and other love songs)

    20 - 24 Oct: Mayor Goodman has been assassinated. Contract killer Macheath has just married Pretty Polly Peachum and Mr and Mrs Peachum aren't happy. Not one bit.

  • Festival of the Spoken Nerd: Just for Graphs

    30 Oct: The science comedy phenomenon returns, and this time they're off the chart.

  • The Wizard of Oz

    30 Nov - 31 Dec: Based on the original story by L. Frank Baum.

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