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Much-loved director passes away

Wed 27th May

A much loved and award-winning theatre director Jackie Fielding has passed away. The 47-year-old, who has directed plays such as Nothing Like the Wooden Horse, Cuddy’s Miles and most recently The Man and the Donkey died in hospital on Tuesday after collapsing last week from a brain aneurysm. Customs House Executive Director Ray Spencer paid tribute to Jackie, originally from Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, saying she’d “always remain a much-loved member of The Customs House family”. He added: “Jackie was an immensely talented performer and a terrific director who had made The Customs House her home. “She was an absolute inspiration to so many performers, writers and fellow directors. She had a fantastic eye. “Her body of work will long be ...

Wed 20th May

Go, Go, Go Joseph and Co.

Budding young stars are invited to join a truly ‘Amazing’ show. The Customs House in South Shields is holding ...

Tue 19th May

Enjoy The Takeover this half-term

Young people are taking over The Customs House this May Half-Term. And you can get involved too! School Days in ...

Mon 18th May

Craft Markets Return to Harton Quays Park this Summer

The riverside will become a hive of activity this summer with the return of the Harton Quays Park Craft ...

Thu 14th May

Stage and Screen Stars Awarded at The Customs House

A veteran star of the stage and screen and an internationally renowned opera singer will be honoured in a ...

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