The Hound of the Baskervilles - cast annoucement

As part of its ongoing commitment to supporting and developing new talent in the region, Northern Stage has once again cast four emerging North East actors in a new adaptation of a classic, which will open in Newcastle this autumn before touring. Read more

Priority booking for autumn 2019 is now open!

Member's priority booking for our new autumn season opens on Thu 9 May. Read more

Feeling Stressed?

A note from Holly Gallagher about stress and her show Tensile Strength (Or How To Survive at Your Wit's End) Read more

Easter Opening Times

Northern Stage will be closed over the Bank Holiday Weekend. Read more

The kind of drama your mum actually wants this Mother's Day

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

A Thousand Splendid Suns - cast annoucement

Birmingham Repertory Theatre and Northern Stage in association with Nuffield Southampton Theatres present the European premiere of A Thousand Splendid Suns. Read more

Northern Stage to take part in Earth Hour

On Saturday 30 March 2019 at 8.30pm, will be turning off our non-essential lights for one hour to celebrate WWF’s Earth Hour. Read more

Northern Stage Filmmakers: Call Out For Contributors

Northern Stage Filmmakers are looking for people to contribute to the making of a documentary about the North East in the 1980’s. Read more

Northern Stage is seeking YOUNG TRUSTEES

An exciting opportunity for young people aged between 18 and 25 to contribute to the largest producing theatre company in the North East of England. Read more

Deeds Not Words - Community Cast Call Out

Abbott Dance Theatre is seeking 15 members of the local community to play roles in the upcoming performance of Deeds Not Words, no prior dance experience is needed. Read more

Cast of A Christmas Carol pay a festive visit to St Oswald’s

On Friday 21 December the cast of Northern Stage's A Christmas Carol took time out from the theatre to perform for a group of young people at St Oswald’s Hospice in Gosforth. Read more

Pay it Forward at Northern Stage this Christmas

New initiative to offer free tickets, workshops and bursaries for children & young people through generous donations from audiences and local businesses. Read more

The costumes of A Christmas Carol

Take a peek at the 1920s-inspired costumes of Northern Stage's Christmas show 'A Christmas Carol'. Read more

Free theatre criticism workshop with Lyn Gardner

To support and develop a culture of independent criticism in the North East we’ve enlisted the help Lyn Gardner. Read more

City of Dreams launch

An ambitious 10 year mission for every child and young person in NewcastleGateshead. Read more

The War of The Worlds: back on tour

The War of The Worlds embarks on its second Northern tour this Autumn. Read more

A Christmas Carol casting opportunity

We are looking for actor-musicians based in the North East to be part of our Christmas show. Read more

Leading producing theatres join forces to commission a new piece of writing for young people

Six leading producing theatres have announced today a joint commission with Andy McGregor Read more

Edinburgh Fringe Surgeries: Thu 28 & Fri 29 June

Are you based in the North of England and taking a show to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival this summer? If so, perhaps we can help. Read more

Frankie and Johnnie in the Clair de Lune

Northern Stage's brand new production of offbeat romantic comedy will star Richard Blackwood and Ruth Everett. Read more

Shipbuilding on the Tyne Exhibition now open!

Bruce Rae's 'Shipbuilding on the Tyne' photographic exhibition is free to view and celebrates the opening of The Last Ship at Northern Stage. Read more

Alice Sebold's Global Best-selling book, The Lovely Bones is brought to life on stage for the first time

The Lovely Bones Receives its world premiere in a co-production between Royal & Derngate, Birmingham Repertory Theatre and Northern Stage in association with Liverpool Everyman & Playhouse. Read more