How you can support Northern Stage

There is no doubt that COVID-19 will have a significant impact on Northern Stage, here are some suggestions about how you can support Northern Stage to ensure we can weather this difficult period and get up and running again. Read more

Change and the future

We’ve been thinking quite a lot recently about change and the future. Read more

Northern Stage launches first podcast

The Northern Stage Theatre Podcast is the official podcast of Northern Stage, an inspirational and creative theatre based in Newcastle upon Tyne. Check back for an assortment of interviews, stories, theatre-related chat and more with theatre-makers, artists, and creatives. Read more

Cast and creative team announced for Shandyland

Spanning twenty years, Shandyland is a story of life, love, death and drink at the heart of a small, northern, family-run pub, and a shout of frustration from an abandoned working class community. Read more

Northern Stage 50th Anniversary Season

Celebrating 50 years of Northern Stage with bold new productions made in Newcastle, transformational work with young people, support for North East theatre-makers and new shows from some of the UK’s most exciting touring companies Read more

10 major Tyneside arts organisations win Investing in Children status

The ten largest cultural organisations on Tyneside have been awarded Investing in Children status for the first time, making NewcastleGateshead the only city in the UK where all major creative venues have been recognised for upholding children’s rights. Read more

Northern Stage wins UK Theatre Award

Northern Stage has won the Workforce Award at the 2019 UK Theatre Awards. Read more

Young Trustee Recruitment Case Study

Executive Director Kate Denby shares a case study on recruiting young trustees to Northern Stage’s board Read more

Spring 2020 at Northern Stage

Celebrating 50 years of Northern Stage with bold new productions made in Newcastle, transformational work with young people, support for North East theatre-makers and new shows from some of the UK’s most exciting touring companies. Read more

Cast and creative team announced for The Snow Queen

From the team that created A Christmas Carol comes a brand new production of Hans Christian Andersen’s classic fable, The Snow Queen. Read more

Common & JMK: Reclaiming Working and Under-Class Identity

Free event on Fri 18 Oct, 6pm. Read more

Northern Stage appoints two young trustees

We've appointed two new trustees to our board, following an open call for applicants aged 18-25. Read more

We've been shortlisted for a Living North Award

We are delighted that Northern Stage has been shortlisted in the 'Best Programme at a Venue' category in the Living North Awards. Read more

Friendsical cast announced

Full casting has been announced for the eagerly awaited world premiere of Friendsical. Read more

The Snow Queen casting opportunity

Casting opportunity for our Christmas production of The Snow Queen. Apply by Mon 15 July. 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