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Please consider making a donation - a little bit goes a long way! Live Theatre is a registered charity.

Thanks to our supporters, Live Theatre is able to produce world class plays, nurture writers and provide free educational programmes that promote literacy, let children explore their imagination, and gain essential life skills in writing and spoken communications. Every gift we receive supports our work on stage and behind the scenes – commissioning writers, supporting and nurturing future generations of talented theatre makers and producing original and innovative work that will reach out to new audiences and use theatre to enrich people’s lives in many ways.

Live Theatre is operated by North East Theatre Trust Ltd., registered charity no. 513771.

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Donate to our Children & Young People's fund

Donate to our Talent Development fund


Consider leaving a portion of your estate or your residual estate to Live Theatre in your Will.  Letting us know of your intention to make a gift in your Will enables you to join our honorary Living Legacy circle and gives us the opportunity to thank and recognise your support during your lifetime. To have a confidential conversation about leaving a Legacy to Live Theatre please call (0191) 269 3498 or 3499 or email us using the link below.

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Support Future Generations

"Live Theatre continues to be the most important new writing company outside London and one of British Theatre’s best kept secrets.”

Lee Hall

Live Theatre is registered with the Fundraising Regulator

Live Theatre strives for best practice in fundraising and is registered with the Fundraising Regulator.  We are transparent with our donors and supporters, ensuring that our fundraising is legal, open, honest and respectful.

  • Arts Council England
  • Community Foundation
  • European Regional Development Fund


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