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The Rocky Horror Show @ Sunderland Empire


28 January 2019 - 02 February 2019

Richard O’Brien’s legendary rock ‘n’ roll musical returns to the UK as part of a sell-out worldwide tour, having now been seen by over 30 million theatregoers.


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The Simon & Garfunkel Story 50th Anniversary Tour @ Darlington Hippodrome


29 January 2019 - 02 February 2019

Evenings 7.30pm / Thursday matinee 2pm / Saturday matinee 2.30pm

Direct from London’s West End and a sold out worldwide tour, The Simon & Garfunkel Story comes to Darlington to celebrate one of the world’s most successful multi-award winning duos.


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THE VERDICT @ Darlington Hippodrome


05 February 2019 - 09 February 2019

Evenings 7.30pm, Thursday matinee 2pm, Saturday matinee 2.30pm

Following the phenomenal success of its world premiere tour, Middle Ground Theatre Company is delighted to present the second tour of the gripping and critically acclaimed courtroom sensation The Verdict.


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WAR HORSE @ Sunderland Empire


06 February 2019 - 23 February 2019

It is announced today that WAR HORSE will return to Sunderland Empire from 6 – 23 February 2019 as part of its 10th Anniversary UK Tour. War Horse previously visited the venue for a sold out three week run in 2014.


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Doctor Dolittle @ Theatre Royal Newcastle


12 February 2019 - 23 February 2019

From £23

You’ve never seen anything like it! Doctor Dolittle returns to the stage in Leslie Bricusse’s acclaimed family musical.


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Bing Live @ Tyne Theatre & Opera House


23 February 2019 - 24 February 2019

Premium: Adults £18.75, Children £16.75 (A-D in the Stalls) Band 1: Adults £16.75, Children £14.75 (rest of the Stalls & Grand Circle) Band 2: Adults £14.75, Children £12.75 (Upper Circle & limited view)

Calling all “Bingsters”! Bing and his friends are extending their first ever UK stage show tour into 2019 and will visit Tyne Theatre & Opera House on Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th February!


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Rebus: Long Shadows @ Theatre Royal Newcastle


25 February 2019 - 02 March 2019

Tickets from £16.00

Detective Inspector John Rebus is retired but the shadows of this former life still follow him through the streets of Edinburgh...


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The Mousetrap @ Sunderland Empire


28 February 2019 - 02 March 2019

The world’s favourite murder mystery Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap.


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Saturday Night Fever @ Theatre Royal Newcastle


05 March 2019 - 09 March 2019

Tickets from £15.50

The fever is back in a brand new production!


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RHOD GILBERT - The Book of John @ Sunderland Empire


09 March 2019

8.00pm

It has been a while, but the multi-award-winning Welsh comedian is back, with a brand new live show.  In a six-year break from stand-up, a lot has happened to Rhod.


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Ghost - The Musical @ Sunderland Empire


12 March 2019 - 16 March 2019

Walking back to their apartment late one night a tragic encounter sees Sam murdered and his beloved girlfriend Molly alone, in despair and utterly lost.


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THE AWARD-WINNING MUSICAL CALENDAR GIRLS @ Sunderland Empire


19 March 2019 - 23 March 2019

CALENDAR GIRLS The Musical, based on the true story, the film and the award-winning play by Tim Firth.


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To Kill a Mockingbird @ Theatre Royal Newcastle


25 March 2019 - 30 March 2019

Tickets from £16.00

Experience the critically acclaimed production of one of the greatest novels of the 20th century as the sell out show returns to the stage.


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Birmingham Royal Ballet - Beauty and the Beast @ Sunderland Empire


28 March 2019 - 30 March 2019

A cruel Prince cursed to spend the rest of his life living in a fantastical castle with the animals he callously hunted, finds salvation in the heart of a beautiful girl.....


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Rhod Gilbert: The Book of John @ Newcastle City Hall


30 March 2019

£32.00

It has been a while, but the multi-award-winning Welsh comedian is back, with a brand new live show.  In a six-year break from stand-up, a lot has happened to Rhod.


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An Evening with The Hairy Bikers @ Newcastle City Hall


31 March 2019

Doors: 6.30pm

Tickets from £23.35

National Treasures Si King and Dave Myers, aka The Hairy Bikers have announced a huge nationwide tour for 2019. With their irresistible enthusiasm, An Evening With The Hairy Bikers will be an epic night of cooking and conversation.


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Evita @ Gala Theatre and Cinema


02 April 2019 - 06 April 2019

7.00pm (2.00pm matinees on Wednesday and Saturday)

£18.00 - £19.50

After our multi-award-winning production of Sunset Boulevard, Durham Musical Theatre Company (DMTC) is privileged to be bringing to Durham for the first time, the Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice mega-hit, Evita.


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FAME THE MUSICAL @ Sunderland Empire


08 April 2019 - 13 April 2019

Fame - The Musical is set to tour the UK in a stunning new 30th Anniversary tour opening at Manchester Palace on 20 July 2018, with a date at Sunderland Empire, 8-13 April 2019.


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An Evening with Alan Shearer @ Tyne Theatre & Opera House


18 April 2019

8:30

Newcastle Legends bring you an evening with the former Newcastle United and England Legend Alan Shearer.


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Ant Middleton: Mind Over Muscle @ Newcastle City Hall


20 April 2019

Tickets from £32.30

Ant Middleton, best known as the Chief Instructor for Channel 4’s hit shows, SAS : Who Dares Wins, Mutiny and Escape has announced a brand new fully immersive show for 2019, The Mind Over Muscle Tour.


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Hair the Musical @ Sunderland Empire


06 May 2019 - 11 May 2019

Welcome to the ‘Age of Aquarius’. It’s 1967 and Hair’s hippie ‘tribe' youngsters in the East Village of New York are yearning to change the world, questioning authority and the American flag. Wild, colourful, sexually liberated and free, they are united in protest and song, under the shadow of the Vietnam War.


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Teechers @ Gala Theatre and Cinema


06 May 2019 - 11 May 2019

7.30pm (Monday-Saturday, excluding Wednesday), 1.00pm (Tuesday and Thursday), 6.00pm (Wednesday)

£10 - £16

Following recent successes with Educating Rita, Talking Heads and Two, Gala are delighted to be bringing this witty and well observed play to the stage....


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CLUB TROPICANA THE MUSICAL @ Sunderland Empire


20 May 2019 - 25 May 2019

Hair was big, shoulders were padded and mobile phones were shaped like bricks and weighed a tonne! Take a fun-packed trip back in time to the electric 80’s with the world premiere of Club Tropicana The Musical, hitting Sunderland Empire 20 – 25 May 2019.


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Captain Corelli’s Mandolin @ Theatre Royal Newcastle


21 May 2019 - 28 May 2019

Tickets from £16.00

Based on the best-selling novel that inspired the hit film, Captain Corelli's Mandolin is an unforgettable love story set on the Greek island of Cephallonia against the turbulent backdrop of World War II....


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The King and I @ Sunderland Empire


05 June 2019 - 15 June 2019

'The Theatrical Event Of 2018’ the multi-award winning and critically acclaimed Broadway production is coming to the UK direct from its record-breaking sold-out season at The London Palladium. 


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KINKY BOOTS @ Sunderland Empire


25 June 2019 - 06 July 2019

With songs by Grammy® and Tony® winning pop icon Cyndi Lauper, Kinky Boots takes you from the factory floor to the glamorous catwalks of Milan.


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In the Night Garden Live @ Tyne Theatre & Opera House


17 July 2019 - 18 July 2019

Tickets are priced £13 - £19.50

In February 2019, the smash-hit In the Night Garden Live begins a first ever tour of UK theatres with a brand-new show, visiting Tyne Theatre & Opera House on Wednesday 17th and Thursday 18th July.


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The Bodyguard @ Theatre Royal Newcastle


23 July 2019 - 03 August 2019

Tickets from £22.50

The international, award-winning smash-hit musical based on the blockbuster film, The Bodyguard is back! Following her triumphant West End run and sell-out UK Tour, Alexandra Burke* returns to the role of Rachel Marron.


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Shrek the Musical @ Tyne Theatre & Opera House


24 July 2019 - 27 July 2019

2.30pm & 7.30pm

Stalls & Grand Circle £23, £21 concessions Upper circle £20, £18 concessions Gallery £17, £15 concessions Family ticket £80 (Stalls/Grand Circle, 2 adults, 2 children or 1 adult, 3 children)

From the producers of the recent successes of Priscilla Queen of the Desert’ Annie and The Producers, Astravaganza Entertainment will return to Tyne Theatre & Opera House to stage Shrek the Musical in July 2019.


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The Rocky Horror Show @ Theatre Royal Newcastle


05 August 2019 - 10 August 2019

Tickes from £19.00

Richard O'Brien's legendary rock 'n' roll musical is back - starring Duncan James (Blue, Hollyoaks) as Dr Frank'n'Furter.


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Les Misérables @ Theatre Royal Newcastle


15 August 2019 - 05 October 2019

Tickets from £23.50

Tickets from £23.50

After nearly a decade since the last sell-out UK tour, Cameron Mackintosh’s acclaimed Broadway production of Boublil and Schönberg’s musical Les Misérables will play Newcastle Theatre Royal in 2019.


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Ian McKellen on Stage @ Theatre Royal Newcastle


18 August 2019

IAN MCKELLEN ON STAGE with Tolkien, Shakespeare, others…and you!


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Elmer the Patchwork Elephant Show @ Tyne Theatre & Opera House


24 August 2019 - 25 August 2019

Tickets are priced £14

Tyne Theatre & Opera House are thrilled to announce another addition to their wonderful programme of children’s shows for 2019...


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Romeo and Juliet @ Theatre Royal Newcastle


09 October 2019 - 12 October 2019

Tickets from £17.50

Matthew Bourne's Romeo and Juliet is a passionate and contemporary re-imagining of Shakespeare's classic love story. Confined against their will by a society that seeks to divide, our two young lovers, must follow their hearts as they risk everything to be together.


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An Inspector Calls @ Theatre Royal Newcastle


22 October 2019 - 26 October 2019

Tickets from £16.00

Hailed as the theatrical event of its generation and winning more awards than any other production in history, Stephen Daldry's multi award-winning production of JB Priestley's classic thriller has enthralled more than 4 million people worldwide.


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The Bodyguard @ Sunderland Empire


12 November 2019 - 23 November 2019

The international, award-winning smash-hit musical based on the blockbuster film, The Bodyguard is back! Following her triumphant West End run and sell-out UK Tour, three-time Brit nominee and X-Factor winner, Alexandra Burke* returns to the role of Rachel Marron.


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Cinderella @ Sunderland Empire


13 December 2019 - 05 January 2020

You shall go to the ball at Christmas, with the spectacular Fairy Godmother of all pantomimes Cinderella!


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