Hatty Rabbit is a GREAT sorcerer!
If she is not destroyed true,
If she is destroyed, still true.

A Northern Stage Production
A new adaptation by Laura Lindow

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Grab your magical marching mop and join us in this enchanting new production.

Hatty Rabbit was just a normal girl from a normal family (well, as normal as families get). That is until a job offer arrives for Hatty, in the form of a letter slid underneath the door on a cold winter’s night, she is to become the Sorcerer’s Apprentice…   

A truly magical treat for the whole family that’s not to be missed this Christmas.

Preview performance: Sat 27 Nov, 7pm

Preview performances give audiences the opportunity to be one of the first to see a new show. During previews, the show is still being developed and changes may still be made ahead of the official press night. As the show is still being developed, tickets are a little cheaper than our regular prices. We will always try to give you the best experience no matter what show you attend but if there are a few hitches on the night then we appreciate your patience and goodwill while we polish the show.

Housewarming  is supported by  the Weston Culture Fund.

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For more information and to book give box office a call on 0191 230 5151 or email: [email protected]


BSL Signed Performance logo BSL signed performance**

Fri 10 Dec, 7pm

Interpreter: Caroline Ryan

Captioned Performance logo

Captioned performance*

Sat 11 Dec, 5pm

Relaxed Performance logo

Relaxed Performance

Sun 12 Dec, 1pm
Wed 15 Dec, 10am

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Audio Described performance.

Sat 18 Dec, 1pm

* For best visibility of our caption units, we would recommend sitting in rows E – L in section 1.

** For best visibility for our BSL performances we would advise sitting in section 1.

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. To discuss any access needs, take a look at our access page or please call our Box Office on 0191 230 5151. 

Pay It Forward at Northern Stage this Christmas

Northern Stage is a registered charity (no.700055). Each year our Christmas Pay It Forward appeal brings local children and young people, who might not otherwise have the opportunity to take part in the arts, to see our Christmas show.  If you would like to give the gift of theatre this Christmas, make a donation by topping up your ticket for The Sorcerer’s Apprentice when you book online. Thank you!