Home | Theatre Royal
Login here to see shows we recommend for you, based on the shows you've enjoyed in the past
Welcome to Theatre Royal,
Newcastle upon Tyne
Welcome to the finest drama, the brightest West End musicals, the cream of the comedy circuit, award winning ballet and dance, family friendly shows, the Royal Shakespeare Company, the National Theatre, Opera North and Rambert Dance – and (we think) the best Pantomime in the country!
Welcome to one of the finest and most historic theatres in the UK, built in 1837 and, following a devastating fire, reconstructed in 1901, a Grade 1 listed landmark!
Welcome to the warmest of welcomes – 365,000 people a year can’t be wrong!
Welcome to the Theatre Royal for inspiration and entertainment!
The New Short History of the Theatre Royal, richly illustrated in full colour, is now onsale online click here!
Mon 28 Jul - Sat 2 Aug
Now seen by over 1 million people worldwide, this internationally acclaimed smash-hit is a glorious celebration of British comedy – a unique, laugh-out-loud mix of satire, songs, slapstick and glittering one-liners.
Cast to include Gavin Spokes in the central role of loveable chancer, Francis Henshall, a role he previously played in the West End production, Shaun Williamson (EastEnders, Extras) as Charlie Clench, Jasmyn Banks (EastEnders, Life of Riley) as Pauline Clench and Emma Barton (EastEnders, Spooks) as Dolly.
Mon 1 - Sat 6 Sept
The Mousetrap is famous around the world for being the longest running show of any kind in the history of British theatre – with over 25,000 performances it’s a play to be proud of.
To celebrate 60 incredible years on stage Mousetrap is now on tour, giving you a once in a life-time opportunity to see this masterpiece here at Newcastle Theatre Royal!