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The Customs House Youth Theatre
Fri 3rd October / 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. As well as being part of performances, members ...
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; ...
One Direction: Where We Are Tour - Concert Film
Sat 11th October / Vary / £8.00
ONE DIRECTION ARE COMING TO CINEMAS GLOBALLY FOR ONE UNMISSABLE WEEKEND THIS OCTOBER WITH THEIR FIRST EVER CONCERT FILM ON THE BIG SCREEN! Join the world’s biggest band on stage from the Italian leg of their record breaking tour. Filmed live at the iconic San Siro Stadium, Milan, this stunning and exclusive 75 minute concert film also features an additional never before seen 15 minute cinema segment filmed with the boys themselves. This is the ultimate musical cinematic experience ...
Wed 15th October / 7.30pm / 2.30pm (Sat 18th & Thurs 23rd only) / £15 / £14 Concessions / £26 Evening Meal Deal
She’s back! The award-winning Newcastle comedy farce centred around a cantankerous, forgetful gran in possession of a winning lottery ticket, makes a welcome stop home as it enjoys productions around the world. Pat Dunn (Dot in Hebburn) reprises the hilarious and poignant role that she created when the play won the People’s Play Award in 2008. After productions at the People’s Theatre and The Customs House, the play has also been produced at the Royal Court Liverpool, in New ...
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 ...
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 ...
I Left My Heart in Roker Park
Sat 11th October / 7.45pm / £9 / £7 conc / £6 Friends
I Left My Heart In Roker Park & Extra Time At The Stadium Of Light By Tom Kelly A one-man play performed by Paul Dunn Due to overwhelming demand, I Left My Heart In Roker Park returns to The Customs House main theatre – for one night only! This one-man play opens with Kevin Halliday, a die-hard Sunderland supporter, recalling the demolition of Roker Park, during the summer of 1997. Kevin compares his life and loves with Sunderland Football ...
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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