Newcastle High School for Girls

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The talented team from Newcastle High School for Girls return to Northern Stage with their spectacular production of the internationally acclaimed Hairspray.

Turn back the clock to 1962 in Baltimore, USA, to see Tracy Turnblad dance her way on to national TV. Watch as she uses her new-found fame to fight for equality as well as for the heart of  her idol, Link Larkin. You will be dancing and singing in your seats to hit songs Welcome To The 60s, You Can’t Stop The Beat, The Nicest Kids in Town and many more.

This amateur production is presented by arrangement with Music Theatre International (Europe).


£15 / £10 (under 18s) / £46 Family Ticket (2 adults, 2 children)

Running Time

2hrs 30mins (including interval)

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Northern Stage is fully accessible. The theatre has three lifts providing access to all parts of the building, including the accessible toilets, baby changing facilities, stages 2 & 3 and the backstage area. Buggy parking is available within Stage 3. To discuss any access needs, please call our Box Office on 0191 230 5151.