Coronavirus: NE theatre closures

Published: 16 March 2020
Reporter: Peter Lathan


The following North East theatres have announced today that they will be closing indefinitely because of the coronavirus:

  • Newcastle Theatre Royal
  • Sunderland Empire
  • The Customs House, South Shields
  • ARC Stockton
  • Darlington Hippodrome
  • The Hullabaloo, Darlington

Others will be deciding whether or not to close in the next 24 hours. The BTG will keep you updated as we hear of further closures.