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The Customs House is South Tyneside's premier arts centre offering great arts & entertainment for all. Want to know more? Why not get in touch?


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The Customs House Youth Theatre

Fri 7th November / 4.30pm / £3.50

The Customs House Youth Theatre is open to all young people aged between 10 and 19 years old who have an interest in drama, devising and acting. The Youth Theatre meet each Friday in term time and produce two original performances each year. There are two groups: Juniors for Years 6-10 (10  to 15 years) and Seniors for Years 10+(15-19 years). Sessions are led by Alice Rose Blundell and Fiona Kelly. Since 2011, the Seniors have been part of ...

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Little Red Riding Hood

Tue 2nd December / Various / From only £9

DARE YOU GO INTO THE WOODS? Announcing the return of Ray Spencer as Granny Hood! This Christmas we are delighted to be staging a brand new family pantomime based on the classic fairytale, Little Red Riding Hood. Join Red Riding Hood as she sets off on an adventure to Grandma's house but beware, an evil Wolf is lurking in the woods and he'll do anything to stop her! Packed full of laughs, songs, comedy routines and plenty of bite; ...

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Frozen Sing-A-Long

Sun 7th December / 1pm, 3.30pm / £5, £4 conc., £16 Family Ticket

Come along and join us for this Christmas Special Frozen Sing-A-Long Anna, a fearless optimist, sets off on an epic journey - teaming up with rugged mountain man Kristoff and his loyal reindeer Sven - to find her sister Elsa, whose icy powers have trapped the kingdom of Arendelle in eternal winter. Encountering Everest-like conditions, mystical trolls and a hilarious snowman named Olaf, Anna and Kristoff battle the elements in a race to save the kingdom. From the outside ...

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White Christmas

Mon 1st December / Times Vary / £5, £4 conc., £2.50 Friends

Bob Wallace (Crosby) and Phil Davis (Kaye) are army buddies from World War II who have become a very successful song and dance team. They meet up with Betty (Clooney) and Judy (ellen) Haines, the sisters of another of their army buddies at a nightclub in Florida. Phil sees that Bob is attracted to Judy, so he talks Bob into following the girls to their next show; an inn in Vermont. When they get to the inn, it is ...

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Joe McElderry - The Evolution Tour

Sat 21st February / 7.30pm / £20.50, £19 concession, £64 Family Ticket

X-FACTOR winner Joe McElderry is hitting the road with a brand new show after the sell-out success of last year’s nationwide tour. The Evolution Tour showcases Joe’s renowned versatility which has won him a unique fan base. But it is Joe’s sheer energy and vitality which carry the show – and the audience into the night with a sense of elation. The Evolution Tour features new numbers and new routines which will entertain his fans, old and new. His ...

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A Remembrance Gala

Sat 8th November / 7pm / £10

A Remembrance Gala to commemorate World War 1.  All proceeds to the Mayor's Charity.  An evening of music and song conducted by Ernie Young with Soprano Sarah Fenwick.

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A Signing Session With David Haye

Sat 22nd November / 10am / £20

David ‘The Hayemaker’ Haye is the hard-hitting former world heavyweight and cruiserweight champion of the world, and one of the few genuine crossover stars in the sport of boxing. Heavy-handed and aggressive, the Bermondsey boxer has knocked out 24 of 26 beaten opponents and ended 20 of his bouts inside six rounds. In short, he hits as hard as any boxer in the world today. There will be a chance to buy official David Haye memorabilia.  

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There are many ways you can support your Customs House. You can make a donation, join our Friends scheme, set up a direct debit, introduce a friend or family member to the venue or simply enjoy a meal in our Green Room.

Any money you spend really does make a positive contribution to our charity.

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