Friday, January 10, 2014
The Next Train To Depart will arrive at Live Theatre’s station on Friday 31 January at 8pm
Thursday, December 19, 2013
Live Theatre is delighted to welcome the North of England Civic Trust (NECT) as its first tenant of the recently restored 260-year-old grade 2* listed building, The Schoolhouse.
Tuesday, December 17, 2013
Live Theatre, in collaboration with The Empty Space, are pleased to announce the winner of a £2500 bursary.
Tuesday, December 10, 2013
Live Theatre is providing theatre-goers with an early Christmas present by announcing the exciting range of plays and events it has coming up between January and June 2014.
Thursday, November 28, 2013
The final cast members for Live Theatre’s play Tyne have been confirmed for when it returns to two leading North East venues next spring. Nicholas Lumley, originally from Fenham in Newcastle and who starred the recent national tour of The Pitmen Painters, and as Thomas in Live Theatre and Northern Stage’s co-production of Close the Coalhouse Door, will take the role of Ralph. Zita Frith, originally from Alnwick who appeared in A Northern Odyssey will take over the role of Kate.
Thursday, November 21, 2013
Friday 13 to Sunday 15 December Between the Lines... Six young writers aged 13 and 14 years old from Benfield High School, in the East End of Newcastle, will have their plays performed in the Main Theatre at Live Theatre on Friday 13 to Sunday 15 December.
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Tyne, originally produced as part of Live Theatre’s 40th birthday celebrations will return to the region next year when it will be performed both north and south of the river, at The Customs House in South Shields and Newcastle Theatre Royal in February and March.
Thursday, November 7, 2013
Live Theatre is celebrating after its pub, The Broad Chare, which is run by Terry Laybourne's highly successful 21 Hospitality Group, was named as one of the 20 best gastropubs in Britain.
Tuesday, November 5, 2013
Beats by Kieran Hurley is a coming-of-age story exploring rebellion, apathy and the irresistible power of gathered youth. With techno. Lots of techno.
Friday, November 1, 2013
As Cooking with Elvis continues its 5 ½ week run at Live Theatre, audiences are being given an exclusive opportunity to find out more about the play in two free events.