Thursday 27 November to Saturday 20 December

Flying Into Daylight

Virginia has a decision to make: whether to continue with the comfort and security of her mundane British life or to gamble - to walk out on everything she knows, get ...


Wednesday 14 January to Wednesday 18 March

Live Writers Group

Join a group of emerging playwrights and develop a play with advice and support from Live Theatre’s Literary Department ...


Theatre director honoured for taking North East talent to global audiences

Max Roberts, Artistic Director of Newcastle’s Live Theatre, was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Letters (Hon DLitt.) recognising the international profile he has cr...


Recent Comments


Devastated to be away for this...great idea. Nicola and Paula

Nicola 3 days ago

Flying into Daylight Such a privilege to be with your production team today. Really enjoyed Flying into Daylight as an audience, The cast is brilliant, great energy, dynamic interaction with a great sense of intention and purpose. It is just sensational and profound - a great piece theatre art, entertaining and healing...

Apple Yang one week ago


Hello Roger,

Thanks for letting us know about the aspect ratio we have now updated Julia's image.

We're really looking forward to celebrating the life and work of Julia.


rashbrm 2 weeks ago

Flying into Daylight Flying into Daylight is superb. I came away knowing I had just seen something exceptional. Summer Strallen gives a finely nuanced performance as Virginia but Jos Vantyler's performance as the many characters he plays was faultless. The set was minimal but did a great job of putting the characters in...

Jenny 2 weeks ago


Looking forward to this (we still keep Julia's website online for her family). But that picture of Julia has the wrong aspect ratio: I think it should be square.

Roger Cornwell 3 weeks ago