Give your mum a break from your drama this Mother's Day and give her some of ours instead.

From stage adaptations of classic films and best-selling books to the best in dance theatre and dragtastic comedy, treat your mum to a night of great theatre at Newcastle's Northern Stage.

RAIN MAN
MON 8 - SAT 13 APR
Take your mum on a road trip of a lifetime with this new stage adaptation of the classic, Oscar-winning film Rain Man starring Chris Fountain (Coronation Street) and Paul Nicholls (Eastenders).
NORTHERN BALLET
TUE 16 - THU 18 APR
 
Three short ballets. One unmissable experience. This April, Northern Ballet, one of the world’s leading ballet companies, comes to Northern Stage for the first time ever with a jaw-dropping spectacle of dance.
NOUGHTS & CROSSES
TUE 7 - SAT 11 MAY
 
This gripping Romeo and Juliet story by acclaimed writer Malorie Blackman is a captivating drama of love, revolution and what it means to grow up in a divided world.
DEEDS NOT WORDS
TUE 21 MAY
A moving and energetic piece of dance theatre highlighting and commemorating women's suffrage in the UK.
And for your Drag Mothers...
JINKX MONSOON & MAJOR SCALES: THE GINGER SNAPPED
SAT 6 APR
 
One of Mama Ru Paul's favourite Queens, Jinkx Monsoon is bringing her new show: The Ginger Snapped to Northern Stage this April.
 
Can I get an amen?