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Join in Afrovibes Festival Global Choir

Thursday, August 14, 2014

To mark the opening of Afrovibes Festival the words of Nelson Mandela have been set to music in a specially commissioned traditional English choral piece, to be sung by a ‘virtual choir’.

Right Here Right Now Youth Theatre Festival 2014

Live Theatre celebrates its 15th annual Youth Theatre Festival

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Rehearsals for Live Theatre’s 15th annual Youth Theatre Festival, Right Here, Right Now, began this week. From Thursday 7 to Sunday 10 August, young people from Live's Youth Theatre will present four evenings of entertainment based around the theme of current affairs. Right Here, Right Now showcases new work by Live Theatre's exceptionally talented home-grown Youth Theatre.

The next Dr. Who?

Friday, July 11, 2014

Wednesday 16 to Saturday 19 July (Edinburgh Festival Fringe Previews) Wednesday 15 to Saturday 25 OctoberGood Timin’Written & Performed by Ian MclaughlinDirected by Max RobertsDesigned by Amy Watts

Quayside Archaeological dig underway on Live Theatre’s LiveWorks site

Wednesday, June 18, 2014

An archaeological dig is underway on Newcastle’s Quayside, on a site due for development by Live Theatre. Planning permission was granted last Friday (Friday 13 June) for Live Theatre to develop a commercial office space, public park and performance space and a children and young people’s writing centre.

Lee Hall Live Screenplays

Hard-hitting dramatic double-bill takes to the stage at Live Theatre

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

On Wednesday 30 April audiences are being invited to witness an exciting double-bill of new plays by Paddy Campbell (Wet House) and Lee Mattinson (Chalet Lines, Me & Cilla) as they are performed for the very first time as script-in-hand readings in Live Theatre’s Studio Theatre.