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Family Friendly North East Theatre Guide

We really enjoy going to the theatre when we can and 2023 see lots of fab shows coming to the North East. I have put together this handy guide for you to share and come back to when you fancy heading along to the theatre. Please note that this post only contains family friendly theatre shows, there are lots more if you fancy a date night without the kids.

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Sunderland Empire

*Disney's The Lion King - 16th March - 6th May Book Tickets HERE

*The Sunderland Story - 17th May- 27th May Book Tickets HERE

*The Demon Dentist - 13th July - 15th July Book Tickets HERE

*Charlie & The Chocolate Factory - 2nd August - 13th August Book Tickets HERE

*Beauty & The Beast Panto - 8th December - 31st December Book Tickets HERE

Stockton Globe

Jurrasic Live - 23rd Sep-24th Sep Book Tickets HERE

Steve Backshall - Ocean 4th November Book Tickets HERE

Tyne Theatre & Opera House Newcastle

*Dick & Dom In Da Bungalow Live 20th Anniversary Tour - 29th March

*Rapunzel Easter Panto - 8th/9th April

*Zog - 20th - 22nd June

*Oliver! 6th - 9th September

*Nativity The Musical - 14th - 18th November

*Peter Pan Panto - 8th December - 7th January

Book Tickets HERE

Theatre Royal Newcastle

*Treasure Island - 5th - 6th April

*Hey Duggee - 18th - 21st May

*Sister Act - 19th-24th June

*Winnie the pooh - 7th - 9th August

*The SpongeBob Musical 5th-9th September

*Pinocchio Panto - 28th November - 14th January

Book Tickets HERE

Darlington Hippodrome

*Milkshake Live - 6th April

*Grease 19th - 29th April

*Fireman Sam - 27th May

*Half Term Panto Rapunzel 31st May

*Zog 23rd - 25th June

Book Tickets HERE

Gala Durham

*Plastic Band - 4th - 8th April

*Ugly Duckling 4th - 5th April

*I want my hat back trilogy 14th - 16th April

*Cinderella Panto 23rd November - 6th January

Book Tickets HERE

Whitley Bay Play House

*Easter Panto Rapunzel 10th -11th April

*Pop Princess 12th April

*Animals Unleased with the The Animal Guyz 22nd April

*Fireman Sam saves the circus - 23rd July

*Summer Panto Snow White 2nd - 6th August

*Milkshake Live - 1st November

*Cinderella Panto 8th December - 6th January

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Northern Stage

*Marty & The Party 4th April

*Ugly Duckling - 14th-15th April

*Dinosaur World Live 23rd - 25th June

*Cinderella A Fairytale - 2nd December - 6th January

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Phoenix Theatre Blyth

*The McDougall's Magic Castle 1st April

*Treasure Island Easter Panto - 8th - 9th April

*Pop Princesses 15th April

*Dick Whittington Panto 1st December - 10th December

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The Maltings Berwick

*The Bubble Show - 2nd April

*Northern Ballet The Ugly Duckling - 16th April

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Empire Consett

Jack and the beanstalk 1st December - 31st December

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Alnwick Playhouse

*The Bubble Show - 1st April

*Morgan & West Unbelievable Science 6th April

*Hey Diddle Diddle - 7th - 8th April

Twirlywoos - 17th May

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Arts Centre Washington

*The Not So Grimm Twins 6th April

*The Lost Feather 13th July

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Middlesbrough Theatre

*Pinocchio - 16th April

*Goldilocks & The Three Bears - 29th April

*Sister Act The Musical - 16th - 20th May

*Cinderella - 8th December - 7th January

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