The latest music, comedy and family events in the heart of Whitley Bay

Event Calendar

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Wednesday 24th - Sunday 28th May 2017

TYNEMOUTH AMATEUR OPERATIC SOCIETY presents 'Goodnight Mister Tom - The Musical'

Wednesday 24th - Sunday 28th May 2017

A musical version of Michelle Magorian’s award-winning book, regarded as a modern classic.

Wednesday 31st May 2017

PLAYHOUSE Playtime: The Mister Twister Magic Show

Wednesday 31st May 2017

Join Mister Twister for a fast paced morning of fun and laughter!

Thursday 1st June 2017

The Grumbleweeds Laughter Show

Thursday 1st June 2017

Join legendary comedy act 'The Grumbleweeds' for an evening of laughter, music, magic and more!

Friday 2nd June 2017

Cloudbusting - The Music of Kate Bush

Friday 2nd June 2017

The new 2-hour concert showcases the band's recent performance of the Hounds of Love album against a dazzling selection of hits such as Wuthering Heights, Babooshka and This Woman’s Work.

Saturday 3rd June 2017

Mr Corvan's Music Hall

Saturday 3rd June 2017

Written by Ed Waugh (Hadaway Harry, Sunday for Sammy, Laffalang, co-writer Maggie’s End, Alf Ramsay Knew My Grandfather, A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Durham, Dirty Dusting)

Saturday 10th June 2017

Gary Mullen - One Night of Queen

Saturday 10th June 2017

ONE NIGHT OF QUEEN, Performed by GARY MULLEN AND THE WORKS...

Saturday 17th & Sunday 18th June 2017

Horrible Histories - The Best of Barmy Britain

Saturday 17th & Sunday 18th June 2017

We all want to meet people from history. The trouble is everyone is dead!

Wednesday 28th June 2017

Leading Link proudly presents 'One Love'

Wednesday 28th June 2017

Leading Link proudly presents 'One Love'

Friday 30th June 2017

Junco Partners

Friday 30th June 2017

The Junco Partners return for another night of fantastic R 'n' B...

Sunday 2nd July 2017

Saturday Stage School: Oliver!

Sunday 2nd July 2017

Saturday Stage School: Oliver!

Monday 3rd July 2017

North Tyneside Council Proudly Present Ian Hunter & The Rant Band (Mouth of the Tyne Festival 2017)

Monday 3rd July 2017

As leader of ‘70’s British rock legends Mott The Hoople and a hugely influential solo artist, Ian Hunter is widely revered as one of rock ‘n’ roll’s most compelling performers, as well as one of its most articulate songwriters.

Tuesday 4th July 2017

Gosforth Pyramid Ensembles

Tuesday 4th July 2017

Gosforth Pyramid Ensembles

Saturday 8th July 2017

North Tyneside Council proudly present Martha Wainwright with support from Tom Hickox (Mouth of the Tyne Festival 2017)

Saturday 8th July 2017

With an undeniable voice and an arsenal of powerful songs, Martha Wainwright is a beguiling performer and a refreshingly different force in music.

Sunday 9th July 2017

Billy Ocean and Many More (Mouth of the Tyne Festival *AT TYNEMOUTH PRIORY*)

Sunday 9th July 2017

Sunday afternoon in the Priory features around six hours of live music, activities for young children and great food and drink from some of the region’s best street food traders.

Sunday 9th July 2017

Stage Tynemouth proudly presents 'Grimm Tales'

Sunday 9th July 2017

Stage Tynemouth proudly presents 'Grimm Tales'

Saturday 15 July 2017

Move It Studios present 'Movin' On Up'

Saturday 15 July 2017

Move It Studios present 'Movin' On Up'

Sunday 16th July 2017

Mister Maker & The Shapes Live!

Sunday 16th July 2017

Join CBeebies' Mister Maker in his hit live theatre tour!

Wednesday 26th July 2017 - Saturday 29th July 2017

Whitley Bay Theatre Company presents ‘Father Ted’

Wednesday 26th July 2017 - Saturday 29th July 2017

Back by popular demand, Whitley Bay Theatre Company are returning to the PLAYHOUSE with another offering of the epic Father Ted.

Thursday 3rd August - Saturday 5th August

ABD Productions Present: 'Peter Pan'

Thursday 3rd August - Saturday 5th August

Sparkling with fairy dust and full of magical moments, this full scale, beautifully costumed, visually exciting production is a must-see!

Saturday 12th August 2017

Roxy Musique

Saturday 12th August 2017

"dance away the heartache"

Sunday 13th August 2017

The Nick Ross Orchestra present Sounds of the Glenn Miller Era

Sunday 13th August 2017

The lights soften, the mood settles. An audience waits for that first moment of sound. The Big Band is poised, relaxed, but with eyes anxious for the lead. And then, as if giving body to an echo, the murmured notes of ‘Moonlight Serenade’…and the night, it seems, is suddenly full and timeless.

Thursday 17th August 2017

Roy Chubby Brown (18+)

Thursday 17th August 2017

Chubby doesn't hold back from sharing his outlandish views, sailing so close to the mark, even the most seasoned of fans will be left gob-smacked!

Friday 18th August 2017

Bringing On Back The 60s

Friday 18th August 2017

The hottest ticket in town has just arrived at your theatre: BRINGING ON BACK THE 60s, STARRING THE NEW AMEN CORNER... with very special guests!

Saturday 19th & Sunday 20th August 2017

Sir Ken Dodd's Happiness Show

Saturday 19th & Sunday 20th August 2017

Sir Ken Dodd's Happiness Show

Tuesday 29th - Thursday 31st August

The Tiger Who Came to Tea

Tuesday 29th - Thursday 31st August

Nick Brooke Ltd present The Tiger Who Came to Tea LIVE ON STAGE! A musical play adapted and directed by DAVID WOOD, based on the book by JUDITH KERR Direct from a SMASH-HIT WEST END season

Saturday 2nd September 2017

Jimmy Carr: The Best Of, Ultimate, Gold, Greatest Hits Tour

Saturday 2nd September 2017

Jimmy is gathering a selection of his very best jokes along with brand new material for the ultimate comedy show.

Thursday 14th September 2017

Ocean Film Festival World Tour 2017

Thursday 14th September 2017

Calling all ocean lovers! The annual Ocean Film Festival is sweeping towards Whitley Bay with a brand new selection of the world’s most amazing ocean films, from both above and below the surface.

Saturday 16th September 2017

The Leonard Brown Show: Leonard Brown and his All Star Band

Saturday 16th September 2017

Leonard, from South Shields, is a 25 year old accordion champion and his All Star Band are some of the very best musicians from Scotland. Accordion, Piano, Banjo, Guitar, Double Bass, Drums and Vocals are just a few highlights in an afternoon of International popular music and laughter with special guests including Irish Dancers and comedian Ernie Coe: a family show.

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Sunday 17th September 2017

Black Dyke Band In Concert

Sunday 17th September 2017

Black Dyke Band In Concert

Tuesday 19th September 2017

Some Guys Have All The Luck

Tuesday 19th September 2017

Some Guys Have All The Luck is a fantastic theatrical production celebrating the career of one of rocks greatest icons, Rod Stewart – from street busker through to international superstar!

Saturday 23rd September 2017

Paul Zerdin: All Mouth

Saturday 23rd September 2017

Phil McIntyre Entertainments, by arrangement with Corrie McGuire of ROAR Comedy, proudly presents: Paul Zerdin: All Mouth

Monday 25th September 2017

Gervase Phinn

Monday 25th September 2017

Gervase has been touring theatres across the country for over 10 years now, and really is at his best and most exciting in front of a live audience.

Thursday 28th September 2017

Les McKeown’s Bay City Rollers

Thursday 28th September 2017

Les McKeown’s Bay City Rollers

Friday 29th September 2017

Cheryl, Mike and Jay formerly of Bucks Fizz

Friday 29th September 2017

This is going to be a great night and the band always look forward to their concerts in the North East so get your mind made up and book your tickets today!

Saturday 30th September 2017

Ultimate Bowie

Saturday 30th September 2017

David Bowie frequently reinvented his music and image, and is widely regarded as one of the most influential innovators over the last five decades. His sudden death touched people all over the world, as fans of all ages united to mourn a true legend.

Sunday 1st October 2017

The Fairey Brass Band

Sunday 1st October 2017

Founded in 1937 by a group of employees at the Fairey Aviation Works in Stockport, the Band achieved many musical successes under the brilliant direction of Harry Mortimer, their Musical Director for over thirty years.

Thursday 5th October 2017

'You're Never Too Old To Rock 'n' Roll' Starring Charlie Gracie, Terry Dene, Vince Eager & More

Thursday 5th October 2017

Join us in celebrating the very best of good old Rock ‘n’ Roll, with some of the stars who made it so.

Friday 6th October 2017

The Police/Sting Show

Friday 6th October 2017

Re-worked, fresh versions of all the iconic Police and Sting solo album songs in a 110 minute show featuring an Acoustic Sting section.

Sunday 8th October 2017

Ravenswood Singers and Opera Live present Broadway Melodies

Sunday 8th October 2017

The ever popular singing group The Ravenswood Singers returns this autumn to present the music everyone loves, and which will put a song in your heart!

Thursday 12th October 2017

Bye Bye Baby - A Celebration of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons

Thursday 12th October 2017

Back by popular demand, following a fantastic performance in 2016, Bye Bye Baby takes you back in time on a musical journey through the career of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons, whose songs graced such films as The Deer Hunter, Dirty Dancing and Grease.

Saturday 14th October 2017

Dirty Dusting

Saturday 14th October 2017

After a sellout UK tour in 2015 & 2016, Dirty Dusting returns to the stage in 2017.

Thursday 19th October 2017

That'll Be The Day

Thursday 19th October 2017

The UK’s premier Rock & Roll production That’ll Be The Day returns with another brand new show!

Friday 20th October 2017

An Evening with Ralph McTell

Friday 20th October 2017

Best known for his international hit, Streets of London, Ralph McTell has been a stalwart of the British acoustic music scene for over 50 years.

Saturday 21st October 2017

Los Endos - Ultimate Genesis: 'Seconds Out – Round Two'

Saturday 21st October 2017

Seconds Out was Genesis' second live album, taken from the band's 1977 tour, which was the source of all songs on the double album (except Cinema Show from the 1976 tour). Crucially, guitarist Steve Hackett left the band during mid-1977 as Seconds Out was being mixed and the band was never the same again.

Tuesday 24th October 2017

Charlie Landsborough

Tuesday 24th October 2017

Charlie Landsborough 2017

Wednesday 25th October 2017

The Circus of Horrors: Voodoo VaudEvil

Wednesday 25th October 2017

Annually, The Circus of Horrors plays over 100 UK theatres...

Sunday 5th November 2017

Rat Pack Spectacular

Sunday 5th November 2017

THE RAT PACK VEGAS SPECTACULAR lives up to its promise! This show is quite possibly the very best tribute to the still talked about golden years of the world-famous Rat Pack Las Vegas era.

Thursday 9th November 2017

Barry Steele & Friends: The Roy Orbison Story

Thursday 9th November 2017

Barry Steele is widely recognised as one of the world’s leading vocalists playing homage to legend Roy Orbison. He has stunned audiences across the globe with his uncanny similarity and ability to authentically revive the exquisite toe-tapping sound of this music giant. Barry Steele is quite simply unmissable, as he takes you on this specially produced musical journey in time as he celebrates his own personal ten year anniversary on tour.

Friday 10th November 2017

Dr John Cooper Clarke Live with Special Guests

Friday 10th November 2017

John Cooper Clarke shot to prominence in the 1970s as the original ‘people’s poet’.

Sunday 12th November 2017

Money for Nothing: Dire Straits

Sunday 12th November 2017

‘Money for Nothing’ was formed in 2000 as a tribute to one of the world's premier rock bands - Dire Straits. The abundant energy and the excellence and musicality of their performance makes Money for Nothing a "must see" for any rock enthusiast or Dire Straits fan.

Wednesday 15th November 2017

The Summer of Love

Wednesday 15th November 2017

The Summer Of Love: 50th Anniversary Concert

Thursday 16th November 2017

The Elvis Years

Thursday 16th November 2017

The Elvis Years is an outstanding musical production which brings to the stage the incredible and compelling story of the ‘king of rock and roll’ - Elvis Presley.

Friday 17th November 2017

The Dolly Parton Story featuring Peter White as Kenny Rogers

Friday 17th November 2017

After the fantastic debut performance here last year, the PLAYHOUSE is delighted to welcome back this fantastic Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers Show.

Saturday 18th November 2017

T.Rextasy - The 40th Commemorative Anniversary Tour

Saturday 18th November 2017

Marc Bolan, with his band T.Rex, was one of the most flamboyant and charismatic stars of the original glam rock era. It’s hard to believe that 40 years have now passed since Marc’s tragic fatal car accident and fans have mourned the loss of a truly individual, inspirational talent ever since.

Sunday 19th November 2017

Mark Watson: MW

Sunday 19th November 2017

For the next tour, Watson will only visit places beginning with M or W, his initials - as they've already shown a commitment by having those names in the first place.

Tuesday 21st November

Jimmy Tarbuck OBE: This Is My Life

Tuesday 21st November

Tarby, as he is known to millions of TV viewers, is one of the country’s most evergreen performers and a master of light entertainment.

Friday 24th November 2017

The King of Pop starring NAVI

Friday 24th November 2017

Get ready to moonwalk the night away at a show whose star performer, ‘Navi’, once earned a standing ovation from Michael Jackson himself.

Saturday 2nd December 2017 – Sunday 7th January 2018

Christmas Pantomime: Blue Genie Entertainment Presents 'Cinderella' Starring Ray Quinn and Steve Walls

Saturday 2nd December 2017 – Sunday 7th January 2018

Don’t Be Late For The Ball, Book Now!

Friday 12th January 2018

Showaddywaddy

Friday 12th January 2018

Formed in the 1970s in Leicester from several local bands, they have sold more than 20 million records and have toured all corners of the World extensively.

Tuesday 16th January - Sunday 21st January 2018

Whitley Bay Pantomime Society presents: Snow White

Tuesday 16th January - Sunday 21st January 2018

Whitley Bay Pantomime Society presents: Snow White

Tuesday 30th January 2018

The Simon & Garfunkel Story

Tuesday 30th January 2018

Following its West End success at the Leicester Square Theatre, London, ‘The Simon and Garfunkel Story' is currently the biggest and the most successful international touring theatre show celebrating the lives and careers of Folk/Rock sensation Simon and Garfunkel.

Sunday 25th February 2018

Jimmy Osmond - Moon River & Me

Sunday 25th February 2018

Direct from the USA, the only official Andy Williams tribute show starring Jimmy Osmond. This brand new show full of award-winning music, nostalgic footage and special memories of Andy Williams will touch your heart.