This well established, historical theatre lies hidden in the heart of Cleadon in South Tyneside.
Our non-professional group presents up to four major professional quality productions each year plus other lively theatrical and social events.
New members and visitors of all ages are always welcome with plenty of opportunity to get involved on-stage or backstage. If you are interested please ring: 0191-447-6700 / 07791 907941 or complete the form on the Contact Us page.
Tickets selling fast – get yours soon by visiting the online ticket office (See “Buy Tickets” link above).
Please join us on the 28th and 29th of September for A Swing Night Extravaganza.
Limited seats for this cabaret-style evening of entertainment so please book early!
Tuesday 31 July 2018 at 7.30 pm Hands On NE CIC presents the world premiere of:
THE DESERT QUEEN by David Farn
An experience like no other ! Climb the Himalayas with Gertrude Bell in her petticoats, meet Lawrence of Arabia and other famous people. You will be enthralled as Gertrude recounts her amazing life and achievements.
Directed by Neil Armstrong it stars Phillippa Wilson ( from The Pitman Painters production on Broadway).
The play is followed by a Q & A with the writer and company.
Tickets £7.50. Drinks available in the interval.
7:30pm Monday 11th to Saturday 16th June 2018
Tickets £6.50. To book, call 0191 447 0493 or see Contact Us
Everyone is invited to take part in a reading of extracts from our next play Ladies Down Under by Amanda Whittington.
Plot Summary: Further adventure of the foursome from Ladies’ Day. Pearl, Jan, Shelley and Linda are celebrating with a trip of a lifetime to the land of Oz. While Shelley dreams of luxury and glamour, the rest of the gang decide to go native and camp out under the stars at Uluru. Shelley soon discovers there’s more on offer than posh hotels and Pearl finds that she’s got a mountain of her own to climb.
If you would like to be considered for a part which consists of 4 females (ages 25 – 60) and a number of male parts which could be played by 2 or 3 actors. Please come along or contact the Little Theatre to register your interest.
7.30pm Monday 16th to Saturday 21st April. To book, call: 0191 447 0493.