What's on in the North East

Theatre productions in the North East in the week beginning Monday 13 February 2017.

Peter Lathan, 12 February 2017

Vicky McClure, Aisling Loftus team up in Nottingham

Two Nottingham actresses, BAFTA Award winner Vicky McClure and Aisling Loftus, team up in the 40th anniversary revival of Stephen Lowe’s play Touched at Nottingham Playhouse.

Steve Orme, 11 February 2017

Derby Theatre learns about Educating Rita

Willy Russell’s uplifting story of self-discovery, Educating Rita, a co-production between Derby Theatre and Octagon Theatre Bolton, is to transfer to Derby for a three-week run.

Steve Orme, 11 February 2017

Liza Goddard is a passionate woman in Cheltenham

Liza Goddard plays a passionate, doting mother who finds it hard to accept that her son is leaving home in Kay Mellor’s A Passionate Woman which opens at the Everyman Theatre, Cheltenham before a short tour.

Steve Orme, 11 February 2017

Joe’s play about to bring magic to Nottingham

Joe Strickland spent years blending magic with theatre to produce an unusual show. Now he has updated it and Strangers: A Magic Play II is to be performed in Nottingham.

Steve Orme, 11 February 2017