The Cat in The Hat

When the Cat in the Hat steps onto the mat, Sally and her brother are in for a rollercoaster ride of havoc and mayhem! Read more

Return to the Forbidden Planet

Westfield School and Newcastle School for Boys present the sci-fi, jukebox musical loosely based on Shakespeare’s The Tempest.Read more

From Shore To Shore

Taking place at the Palace Garden restaurant over a delicious two-course meal, From Shore to Shore tells stories of Chinese communities living in the UK.Read more

Heart of Darkness

imitating the dog create a bold new version of Conrad’s classic novel, fusing live performance with digital technology.Read more

The 12th Man

A singing, scarf-waving, pie-eating mix of ‘the beautiful game’ and the issues faced by female football fans.Read more

The Shape of The Pain

A Scotsman Fringe First award-winning show exploring life in extremity and the joy that can be found there.Read more

The Storyteller with Chris Bostock

Join Chris Bostock, The Storyteller, on the first Saturday of every month to hear stories collected from around the world.Read more


Gateway Studio Project presents “HOMEGROWN”, an exciting variety of new dance works created by leading choreographers.Read more

Jinkx Monsoon & Major Scales: The Ginger Snapped

It's therapy you can dance to!Read more

Rain Man

Based on the Oscar-winning film, join long-lost brothers Charlie and Raymond on the road trip of a lifetime.Read more

Mischief and Mystery in Moomin Valley

Join us on an unforgettable journey to Moomin ValleyRead more

Northern Ballet at Northern Stage

Three young choreographers. Three new short works. One unmissable experience. Read more

Bicycles and Fish

Katie is about to learn what it means to stand up for yourself.Read more

Northern Ballet: Puss in Boots

Join Puss and Jack on their adventure as they meet a flurry of lovable characters, and even come face to face with royalty!Read more

Where Do We Belong?

A new, urgent show charged by the energy of what global citizenship looks like, feels like and fights like from a company of young Europeans finding their place in a precarious world.Read more

Chekhov's First Play

This isn’t your ordinary Chekov play. Take a seat and put on your headphones. Read more

MonologueSlam UK Auditions

Whether you’re new to the acting game or have lots of experience under your belt, we’d love to see you showcase your skills!Read more

The Isle of Brimsker: Where The Waves Meet The Rock

A new multi-sensory story from Frozen Light, specialists in making theatre for audiences with profound and multiple learning disabilities.Read more


Peter Shaffer’s gripping psychological thriller explores the complex relationships between devotion, myth and sexuality.Read more

Newcastle Poetry Festival 2019

A four-day international festival celebrating the finest poetry from around the world by some of the art’s most acclaimed practitioners.Read more

NT Connections

Connections is the National Theatre’s nationwide youth theatre festival. Read more

Noughts and Crosses

A story of love, revolution and what it means to grow up in a divided world, by acclaimed writer Malorie Blackman. Read more

Playing Up 10

Playing Up are back with their tenth night of new writing from the North EastRead more

MonologueSlam UK - Masterclass

A fun, interactive and constructive session over four hours focusing on the quality and control of your monologue performance.Read more

Inter-Acting Presents: Overcoming Overthought

An original story around the theme of mental health, the show is a mix of physical theatre, naturalistic story telling, comedy, verbatim and playback improvisation.Read more


*Unfortunately due to unforeseen circumstances this event has been cancelled.*Read more

Tensile Strength (or How to Survive at Your Wit’s End)

A show about the world we live in now, for a society that just can't seem to relax anymore.Read more

A Thousand Faces

Blending South Asian Kathak dance with physical theatre, A Thousand Faces subverts the imagery of Bollywood beauty and Hollywood glamour to explore the objectification of women.Read more


Kaleidoscope is a brand new piece of theatre for babies aged 6 - 18 months, inspired by research into how a baby's sense of sight develops and how they instinctively begin to categorise colour.Read more

Suzi Ruffell: Nocturnal

Suzi Ruffell takes her sell-out and critically acclaimed show Nocturnal on tour this Spring. Read more

Deeds Not Words

A moving and energetic piece of dance theatre highlighting and commemorating women’s suffrage in the UK. Read more


Jade Byrne's had over 70,000 pricks… of the medical kind. She's here to set the record straight about Type 1 diabetics like her.Read more

The Cult of K*NZO

Why do we want the things that we want? A playful critique of consumer culture through the lens of high fashionRead more


The twin juggernauts of Hip-Hop and Feminism are on a collision course. And Testament reckons he’s the guy to sort it out. Read more


An international, multi-lingual production exposing the dehumanising effects of the British State’s anti-immigration policies on migrants and those seeking asylum in the UK. Read more

Sofie Hagen: Bubblewrap

An evening of varied delights from one of the most exciting talents of recent years.Read more

The Tin Foil Astronaut

A cosmic adventure to outer space with makers of 'The Owl and The Pussycat' and 'The Three Bears at Christmas'.Read more

The Listening Room

The extraordinary story of five victims and offenders who agreed to meet. Read more

A Thousand Splendid Suns

The UK stage premiere of Khaled Hosseini’s best-selling novel. Read more

Northern Stage is Curious: 2019

Comedy, theatre, performance and spoken word from established and emerging Queer Northern talent. Read more

The Remarkable Tale of Robert Desnos

A concentration camp seems an unlikely backdrop for a wild night of fairytales for grown-ups, but when Robert Desnos is captured by the Nazis, his response is to organise clandestine storytelling gatherings. Read more

MonologueSlam UK

MonologueSlam UK is THE industry showcase for actors, bringing you the most exciting new UK talent!Read more


A true story about growing up in 80s Britain.Read more

Opera North’s Big Sing: Wonderland Restored

Join us for an inspirational evening of music making as pupils from Newcastle schools join forces to perform with members of the Chorus of Opera North.Read more

There and Back Again: An Odyssey

Follow CBeebies Patrick Lynch as he uses a pioneering mix of live cinema and theatre to take you on a thrilling ride across the magical world of ancient Greece.Read more

Work Experience 14 - 18

We offer a week-long introduction to non-acting careers in theatre for students from Year 10 - Sixth Form.Read more

Spectacular Drag Storytime

Where everyone is welcome and every story is fabulous!Read more

Rent Party

A 21st-Century Austerity Britain immersive show inspired by the 1920s Harlem Renaissance Rent Parties.Read more

Caitlin Moran Live: How To Be Famous

Join inimitable writer Caitlin Moran as she dives into a hilarious and thought-provoking evening of all things famous, and feminist...Read more

Sleeping Beauty - Family Pantomime

Once upon a time, a beautiful Princess was placed under a terrible curse by the most vile and wicked Fairy in all of Geordieland.Read more

The Snow Queen

Hans Christian Andersen’s classic fable is thrillingly reimagined in this spellbinding new production from the same team that brought you A Christmas Carol, James and the Giant Peach and Alice in Wonderland.Read more