Friday, September 9, 2016
From fast-rising playwright Clara Brennan and starring Rosie Wyatt, the UK critically lauded, award-winning play Spine comes to Live Theatre on Tuesday 20 and Wednesday 21 September 2016.
Thursday, September 8, 2016
Award-winning play And Then Come The Nightjars written by Bea Roberts comes to Live Theatre, Newcastle from Wednesday 14 to Saturday 17 September launching its new UK tour.
Tuesday, September 6, 2016
Today, Paines Plough and Live Theatre have announced full casting for the world premiere of Tom Wells’ new coming-of-age comedy Broken Biscuits. Faye Christall will play Megan, Grace Hogg-Robinson will play Holly and Andrew Reed will play Ben. Paines Plough held nationwide open auditions and cast Faye and Andrew from their search and Grace will be making her professional stage debut.
Tuesday, August 16, 2016
Pioneering North East visualisation specialist ZeroLight have agreed single occupancy of the new landmark Live Works building joining the cultural and creative community growing around Live Theatre.
Tuesday, August 16, 2016
Please vote for Live Theatre in the UK's Most Welcoming Theatre 2016 awards.
Monday, August 15, 2016
With the new football season well under way Live Theatre will be kicking off September by presenting LUNG Theatre’s award-winning play The 56 - a look at one of the darkest days in football history on Tuesday 6 and Wednesday 7 September.
Friday, August 5, 2016
National and International success for Our Ladies of Perpetual Succour as the award-winning Live Theatre and National Theatre of Scotland Co-production written by Lee Hall transfers to National Theatre, London and Melbourne Festival
Tuesday, August 2, 2016
Football, farming, friendships and family are the themes being explored at Live Theatre this September as some of the best new plays from across the country are presented at the theatre.
Wednesday, July 20, 2016
BBC Radio 4 and Live Theatre are looking for pairs of people who are close friends or family who are interested in being recorded having a conversation that may eventually end up being broadcast on BBC Radio 4. There’s no age limit, and we welcome intergenerational conversations and people from all backgrounds with interesting stories for interesting conversations. We are looking for people to come along for a chat. What you talk about is completely up to you. This project is about creating space for you and a loved one to have the conversation you always meant to have.
Friday, July 15, 2016
Two great British writers Michael Morpurgo and David Almond, both known for their books which appeal to both young readers and adults, met in Newcastle last week, as events celebrating their respective work were launched.