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Wed 11th December / Various / From only £8
Once upon a Time the most magical pantomime of them all came to The Customs House...... The midnight clock is counting down the hours before the curtain goes up on the biggest pantomime in South Tyneside, Cinderella. This magical production, written and directed by Ray Spencer, will have you laughing in the aisles and is a perfect Christmas treat for all the family. This classic story tells the tale of Cinderella, her bossy ugly step sisters, an evil wicked ...
Santa's Naughty Elf and the Magical Snow Adventure
Sat 14th December / Various / £6.50 Child, £5.50 Adult
PLEASE NOTE THIS SHOW TAKES PLACE IN SOUTH SHIELDS LIBRARY THEATRE NE33 2PE He’s back for a snow-tastic family adventure! A magical snowflake, a talking snowman and a naughty elf - it can only mean one thing, Elfluent the Elf is back for his biggest adventure yet. Book your tickets now for a show packed full of songs, fun and plenty of laughs. A perfect Christmas treat for under sevens.
An Evening with Stars from Strictly Come Dancing
Sat 7th June / 7.45pm / £25, £24 Friends
Stars of the BBC's Strictly Come Dancing, Pasha Kovalev and Katya Virshilas, will be waltzing back to The Customs House for a brand new ballroom and latin show. This spectacular, and much larger production, will feature Pasha and Katya with four guest dancers, all beautifully costumed, demonstrating a series of stunning dance routines and accompanied by a full audio-visual backdrop and light show. The show will also feature the ever enjoyable Q&A section plus an appearance by a local ...
Wed 26th February / 7.45pm (2.30pm Thurs & Sat) / £13.50, £12.50 conc, £40 Family Ticket, £10 Friends
Written by Michael Chaplin Musical Director Kathryn Tickell Directed by Max Roberts Designed by Gary McCann Moving images by Phil Shotton Journeying in time and space along the banks of the river, Tyne maps the epic history, atmosphere and soul of this mighty river in story, music and images. Originally commissioned as part of Live Theatre’s 40th birthday celebrations, the play dramatises extracts from Michael Chaplin’s book Tyne View, woven together with stories from Tom Hadaway, Julia Darling, Alan ...
Sat 1st February / 19.45pm / £15
The brand new sing along screening of the classic film starring John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John brought to you by the producers of Sing-a-Long-a Sound of Music Ever wanted to know what it's like to be a T-bird or a Pink Lady but never quite felt cool enough to pull it off? Well, now is your chance to don those pink jackets, grease up those quiffs and let your inhibitions go for an evening where you are the stars ...
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