Latest Theatre News

WE ARE BACK!!

Welcome back to your re furbished Little Theatre

We are looking forward to seeing old friends and meeting new ones.

Your theatre opens with:

Red Carpet Grand Opening Event

30th Sept, 1st and 2nd Oct.

There will be music, singing, comedy and sketches

The bar will be open.

Farcicals’ by Alan Ayckbourn

4th, 5th, and 6th November

For three nights only. A chance to enjoy this again or if you missed it the first time round.

Drama Geeks Christmas Show

4th December 1pm – 5pm

Tony Chapman and the Moonshiners Christmas Show

18th December

Great band and lots of fun.

Thrill of Love’ by Amanda Whittington

17th – 22nd January 2022

A thrilling drama about Ruth Ellis. The last woman to be hanged in the UK.

Memory of Water’ by Shelagh Stephenson

7th – 12th March 2022

A quirky , witty drama.

Tickets are now available via our online ticketing page on this website by clicking here.

Road Rage

roadrage

We hope you get to see our latest online production “Road Rage” in July.

Click on the “Watch Live” tab above for a  promotional piece and photos which will whet your appetite for the full play.

It’s a thriller. You’ll never feel quite as safe driving on the roads once you’ve watched this!

Please note that the play contains some strong language which is integral to the plot.

Stay safe!

Farcicals by Alan Ayckbourn

Our next show will be Farcicals by Alan Ayckbourn and runs from Monday 18th to Saturday 23rd November 2019.

“Teddy’s marriage to Lottie is going through a difficult period. Does he still love Lottie? Does Lottie still love him? Cue next door neighbours Penny and Reggie to the rescue. Penny weighing in to help Lottie and Reggie resolving to help his best friend to resist temptation. But with the arrival of the voluptuous Chloë all their best laid schemes are put to the test”

Tickets will be available to book online from 1st October.

Farcicals

The Desert Queen – Tuesday 31 July 2018

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.

 

Audition Reading – Monday 23rd April 7pm

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.