What's On

What's On tells you everything that's happening at Live Theatre over the coming months. All events including our Main Productions, Live Lab, Visiting Theatre, comedy and live music are listed in chronological order below. If you would prefer to search via genre you can use the drop down menu on the homepage.


Live Tales Workshops Jan to July 17

Thursday 5 January to Friday 21 July

LOCATION: Live Tales

SUITABILITY: Key Stage 2 classes

TICKETS: Free, booking essential. Call Box Office on (0191) 232 1232

DURATION: Thursdays & Fridays 10am - 12noon (2hrs)

Live Lab Elevator: Blackout

Saturday 25 February

LOCATION: Studio Theatre

SUITABILITY: Suitable for ages 14+. Please note that audience members will be asked to wear a blindfold for the performance.

TICKETS: £5. Very limited capacity of 12 people per performance.

DURATION: Approx. 40mins

good dog

Wednesday 1 March

LOCATION: Main Theatre

SUITABILITY: Suitability for ages 12+

TICKETS: £10-£14, over 60s concs £12, other concs from £6

DURATION: 2hrs incl. interval


Friday 10 March to Saturday 11 March

LOCATION: Main Theatre

SUITABILITY: Suitable for ages 14+

TICKETS: £10-£14, over 60s £12, other concessions from £6

DURATION: Approx. 1hr 30mins

Teachers' CPD March 2017 EVE

Thursday 16 March

LOCATION: Live Tales

SUITABILITY: All Key Stage 1 & Key Stage 2 Teachers

TICKETS: £70. (£50 for additional teachers from the same school). If you would like your school to be invoiced for the CPD workshop please ring Live Theatre’s box office on (0191) 232 1232.


Glen Roughead Live

Saturday 25 March

LOCATION: Main Theatre


TICKETS: £17.50 Cabaret, £15 Theatre

DURATION: Approx. 2hrs, incl. interval