North East

The latest news, features and reviews from theatre, opera and dance in Newcastle, Tyneside and throughout the north east of England.

Reviews

Rehearsal photo: William Wyn Davies (Davy) and Harriet Ghost (Ma), Steve Conlan

The Filleting Machine

Tom Hadaway (Blowin’ a Hooley Theatre at The Low Lights Tavern, North Shields).
Reviewer: Peter Lathan

Gavan Ring as Ping, Joseph Shovelton as Pang and Nicholas Watts as Pong, Tristram Kenton

Turandot

Music by Giacomo Puccini, libretto by Giuseppe Adami and Renato Simoni. Act III completed by Franco Alfano (Opera North at The Sage, Gateshead).
Reviewer: Peter Lathan

Gangsta Granny,

Gangsta Granny

David Walliams, adapted for the stage by Neal Foster (Birmingham Stage Company at Sunderland Empire).
Reviewer: Peter Lathan

News

Plays in the park—and the castle

Theatre Space NE will again be presenting three plays in Sunderland parks and at Alnwick Castle this summer.

Peter Lathan, 26 June 2017

What's on in the North East

Theatre productions in the North East in the week beginning Monday 26 June 2017.

Peter Lathan, 25 June 2017

Another award for Live Works

Live Theatre’s new development, Live Works, has won another architectural award.

Peter Lathan, 22 June 2017

Coming to Live Theatre

Newcastle’s Live Theatre has announced its programme through to December.

Peter Lathan, 17 June 2017

What's on in the North East

Theatre productions in the North East in the week beginning Monday 12 June 2017.

Peter Lathan, 11 June 2017

Creative volunteering at Live

Newcastle’s Live Theatre is looking for volunteers to work in creative writing workshops with children.

Peter Lathan, 10 June 2017

What's on in the North East

Theatre productions in the North East in the week beginning Monday 5th June, 2017.

Peter Lathan, 04 June 2017

Autumn at Northern Stage

Newcastle’s Northern Stage has announced its September to December 2017 programme.

Peter Lathan, 03 June 2017