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

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Event Calendar

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Friday 16th November 2018

Roy Wood Rock & Roll Band - Red E 2 Rock Tour

Friday 16th November 2018

What better way to celebrate our holiday season, than with a man who has helped shape our musical Christmas.

Saturday 17th November 2018

Live/Wire: The AC/DC Show

Saturday 17th November 2018

Live/Wire is The AC/DC Show. The hugely successful and unique six-man tribute to rock music's greatest band AC/DC, complete with cannons, a wall of Marshalls' and over two hours of High Voltage Rock 'n' Roll in a show critically acclaimed for its closeness in look and sound to the real thing.

Tuesday 20th November 2018

Breaking Glass - Film + Performance

Tuesday 20th November 2018

A very special evening with award-winning singer songwriter Hazel O’Connor, featuring a rare screening of the digitally re-mastered uncut version of the film followed by an intimate Q&A and live performance of some of the films best loved songs.

Thursday 22nd November 2018

T-Rextasy - The 2018 Tour

Thursday 22nd November 2018

Marc Bolan, with his band T.Rex, was one of the most flamboyant and charismatic stars of the original glam rock era.

Friday 23rd November 2018

The Elvis Years

Friday 23rd November 2018

The Story of the King.

Spanish City
Spanish City

Saturday 1st December 2018 - Saturday 5th January 2019

Christmas Pantomime: Blue Genie Entertainment Presents 'Peter Pan' Starring Antony Costa from Blue and Steve Walls

Saturday 1st December 2018 - Saturday 5th January 2019

Let Your Dreams Take Flight...

Wednesday 9th January 2019

The Simon & Garfunkel Story

Wednesday 9th January 2019

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.

Tuesday 15th January - Sunday 20th January

Whitley Bay Pantomime Society presents 'Dick Whittington'

Tuesday 15th January - Sunday 20th January

The Purrrrrfect Pantomime Adventure.

Thursday 24th January 2019

Dirty Dusting

Thursday 24th January 2019

Starring Crissy Rock (Benidorm, I’m a Celebrity), Leah Bell, Dolores Porretta and Andrew Green.

Sunday 27th January 2019

Gillian Quinn School of Dance Presents 'The Nutcracker'

Sunday 27th January 2019

The Gillian Quinn Dancers, just back from their European Tour will be presenting one of the most popular classical ballets, The Nutcracker.

Hinnies
Hinnies

Sunday 3rd February 2019

Lipstick On Your Collar

Sunday 3rd February 2019

Direct from London's West End... Step back in time to the golden era of music where the jukebox roared and feet didn't touch the floor. Get your dancing shoes at the ready, grab yourself a milkshake and relax - you are in for an evening of back to back hits from the 1950s and 60s!

Thursday 7th February 2019

Spirit of the Dance - 20th Anniversary Tour

Thursday 7th February 2019

The International smash hit "Spirit of the Dance" celebrates its record-breaking 20 year anniversary as one of the most successful dance shows ever.

Saturday 9th February 2019

Rock For Heroes

Saturday 9th February 2019

Rock For Heroes

Sunday 10th February 2019

Grimethorpe Colliery Band

Sunday 10th February 2019

"The brass bands of this country are unique, and the Grimethorpe Band is unique amongst them" - Sir Harrison Birtwistle

Friday 15th February 2019

The Searchers: Farewell Concert

Friday 15th February 2019

There is no doubt that the swinging 60’s was a very special time and will go down in history as being the most imaginative period of music creativity and expression.

Spanish City
Spanish City

Saturday 16th February 2019

Black Magic: The Little Mix Show!

Saturday 16th February 2019

A highly energetic tribute show that follows in the footsteps of the award winning girl band, Little Mix.

Sunday 17th February 2019

Creedence Clearwater Reimagined

Sunday 17th February 2019

In the 50th Anniversary year of the legendary Woodstock Festival, join us for this brand-new production showcasing one of the greatest and most important bands on the planet, Creedence Clearwater Revival.

Tuesday 19th February 2019

Pound for Pound: The Live Show

Tuesday 19th February 2019

Join award winning actor star Jake Wood and his best mate, ex European Super Bantamweight Champion Spencer Oliver as they come live to a stage near you with Pound For Pound: The Live Show, developed from their hit chart-topping podcast.

Limited Availability

Wednesday 20th February 2019

Henning Wehn: Get On With It - SECOND DATE ADDED DUE TO DEMAND

Wednesday 20th February 2019

You couldn’t make it up; surely the German Comedy Ambassador Henning Wehn hasn’t bosched out yet another new show?

Sold Out

Thursday 21st February 2019

Henning Wehn: Get On With It

Thursday 21st February 2019

You couldn’t make it up; surely the German Comedy Ambassador Henning Wehn hasn’t bosched out yet another new show?

Hinnies
Hinnies

Friday 22nd February 2019

Steve Harley Acoustic Trio

Friday 22nd February 2019

Steve Harley, the original Cockney Rebel, tours frequently with his Acoustic Trio, playing an intimate, unique and atmospheric show.

Saturday 23rd February 2019

Showaddywaddy

Saturday 23rd February 2019

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.

Wednesday 27th February 2019

Robert White - The Tank Top Tour

Wednesday 27th February 2019

Robert White wowed the judges and viewers alike with his fast-paced comedy routines when he made the finals on this year's Britain’s Got Talent.

Friday 1st March 2019

A Country Night in Nashville

Friday 1st March 2019

A Country Night In Nashville recreates the scene of a buzzing Honky Tonk in downtown Nashville, perfectly capturing the energy and atmosphere of an evening in the home of country music.

Saturday 2nd March 2019

Sing-a-long-a GREASE

Saturday 2nd March 2019

The sing along screening of the classic film starring John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John is brought to you by the producers of Sing-a-Long-a Sound of Music.

Spanish City
Spanish City

Thursday 7th March 2019

Respect - To Aretha

Thursday 7th March 2019

Life-long Aretha Franklin fan and power-house vocalist, Letitia George stars in this heartfelt and uplifting dedication to the Queen of Soul.

Friday 8th March 2019

Jason Donovan and his Amazing Midlife Crisis

Friday 8th March 2019

Jason is delighted to announce that he is extending his Amazing Midlife Crisis Tour into 2019 with a final series of dates.

Sunday 10th March 2019

The Adventures of Pinocchio

Sunday 10th March 2019

Immersion Theatre are thrilled to present a brand new, larger-than-life musical adaptation of the much-loved classic, Pinocchio!

Friday 15th March 2019

Our Trace

Friday 15th March 2019

Hello you lovely people.....let me start by thanking you all so much for your support on this prestigious occasion.

Sunday 17th March 2019

Someone Like You: The Adele Songbook

Sunday 17th March 2019

Back on the road by popular demand, Someone Like You (The Adele Songbook) is an immaculate celebration of one of our generation’s finest singer-songwriters, and is returning to theatres in 2019.

Hinnies
Hinnies

Wednesday 20th March 2019

Francis Rossi: I Talk Too Much

Wednesday 20th March 2019

Legendary Status Quo lead singer Francis Rossi will share the extraordinary secrets of his 50-plus years in rock’n’roll when he takes to the stage for an intimate evening.

Saturday 23rd March 2019

Barry Steele & Friends: The Orbison Story

Saturday 23rd March 2019

Roy Orbison, the man with the sunglasses, who delivered some of the world's darkest and most emotional ballads, remains one of the most distinctive performers in modern music.

Sunday 24th March 2019

The Leonard Brown Show: Featuring Bobby Thompson Tribute

Sunday 24th March 2019

Local accordion champion and entertainer Leonard Brown brings his show back to the Whitley Bay Playhouse after his sell out tour of Scotland in 2018.

Tuesday 26th March 2019

Psychic Sally

Tuesday 26th March 2019

World renowned psychic, television and theatre star and the UK's favourite award winning medium Sally Morgan is back with her phenomenal interactive 10 year anniversary show.

Wednesday 27th March 2019

Steeleye Span's 50th Anniversary Tour

Wednesday 27th March 2019

‘Space Oddity’. ‘Suspicious Minds’. ‘Pinball Wizard’. ‘Whole Lotta Love’. ‘Come Together’ - 1969 could easily be said to be a vintage year for music, the end of a decade that changed the world and the introduction to one that would prove equally inspirational.

Spanish City
Spanish City

Thursday 28th March 2019

Patsy Cline & Friends

Thursday 28th March 2019

Tribute Concert to Patsy Cline – Hank Williams – Jim Reeves

Friday 29th & Saturday 30th March 2019

Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour 2019

Friday 29th & Saturday 30th March 2019

The Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour is returning to the UK and Ireland for 2018, with more shows and more venues than ever before.

Friday 5th April 2019

Wannabe - The Spice Girls Show

Friday 5th April 2019

WANNABE is a spectacular concert created to celebrate the career of the World's biggest girl band, the Spice Girls.

Saturday 6th April 2019

Illegal Eagles

Saturday 6th April 2019

The World’s Official No.1 Eagles tribute returns in 2019 for another outstanding show promising more of their trademark musical prowess, acute attention to detail, and incredible showmanship.

Friday 12th April 2019

Mercury - 20th Anniversary Tour

Friday 12th April 2019

Celebrating two decades on the road in 2019, join Mercury this year as they head out for their 20th Anniversary Tour.

Hinnies
Hinnies

Saturday 13th April 2019

The Lindisfarne Story

Saturday 13th April 2019

'A Twist in the Tale' The Lindisfarne Story, celebrates one of the UK's most original and successful groups.

Tuesday 16th April 2019

Tom Paxton & The DonJuans

Tuesday 16th April 2019

Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award winner and US folk icon, Tom Paxton, returns to the UK in April 2019 to perform shows with very special guests, Grammy winning singer/songwriter duo The DonJuans - Don Henry & Jon Vezner.

Friday 26th April 2019

The Counterfeit Sixties

Friday 26th April 2019

Re-live the sounds of the swinging sixties as Britain's No. 1 tribute show brings alive the magic of the sixties with their tribute to over twenty five bands of that era.

Saturday 27th April 2019

Arrival: The Hits of ABBA

Saturday 27th April 2019

On the 45th anniversary of their legendary Eurovision win, come and join us to celebrate the music of one of the biggest selling and most iconic bands of all time.

Thursday 9th May 2019

Nat King Cole Centenary Songbook

Thursday 9th May 2019

Nat King Cole Centenary Songbook

Spanish City
Spanish City

Friday 10th May 2019

Faith: The George Michael Legacy

Friday 10th May 2019

Faith - The George Michael Legacy returns with a brand-new production for 2019. A stunning celebration remembering one of the greatest singer-songwriters of all time.

Saturday 11th May 2019

Fleetwood Bac

Saturday 11th May 2019

FLEETWOOD BAC are the world’s first and best Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band, endorsed by Mick Fleetwood himself, the only Mac tribute to authentically replicate the classic ‘Rumours’ line-up.

Thursday 16th May 2019

Sun Records: Where Rock'n'Roll Was Born - the Official Sun Records Concert Show

Thursday 16th May 2019

The legendary record label that brought you Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Johnny Cash, Roy Orbison, Carl Perkins, Rufus Thomas and scores more rockin' pioneers, comes to life live on stage.

Saturday 18th May 2019

Let's Hang On

Saturday 18th May 2019

In this remarkable production Let’s Hang On takes you on a musical journey through the prolific career of one of the most successful bands of all time ”Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons”.

Sunday 19th May 2019

80s Mania

Sunday 19th May 2019

Europe’s Official 1980’s Multi-Tribute Concert featuring 25 chart topping pop icons authentically recreated with live band and awesome dancers.

Hinnies
Hinnies

Sunday 26th May 2019

Kevin Clifton in Burn the Floor

Sunday 26th May 2019

In the past two decades ‘Burn the Floor’ has revolutionized ballroom style.

Wednesday 29th May 2019

Walk Right Back: The Everly Brother's Story

Wednesday 29th May 2019

After a phenomenal sell out tour in 2018, Walk Right Back is...BACK! From the Producers of That'll be the Day, the show tells the story of the most successful duo of all time - The Everly Brothers.

Thursday 30th May 2019

Les Musicals

Thursday 30th May 2019

'Les Musicals' Live Concert Tour is the ultimate celebration of Musical Theatre.

Friday 31st May 2019

Totally Tina

Friday 31st May 2019

Tina Turner is a phenomenon, having won 8 Grammys, sold over 200 million albums and more concert tickets than any other artist in a career lasting four decades.

Saturday 1st June 2019

That'll Be The Day

Saturday 1st June 2019

Back by ever-growing popular demand, get ready to party as the UK’s favourite Rock & Roll variety production returns with another BRAND NEW SHOW!

Spanish City
Spanish City

Sunday 2nd June 2019

Stewart Francis: Into The Punset

Sunday 2nd June 2019

The star of 'Mock the Week', 'Live at the Apollo' and 'Crackerjack' embarks on a brand-new show, in this, his last tour EVER!!! See him before he heads off... INTO THE PUNSET.

Friday 7th June 2019

The Summer of Love

Friday 7th June 2019

Take a nostalgic journey back to the legendary summer of 1967 in this live celebration of one of the most important cultural events in history.

Thursday 13th June 2019

Here Come The Girls

Thursday 13th June 2019

An all new show ‘Here Come The Girls’ brings an exciting mix of individual performances and group numbers with their supporting dance partners.

Friday 21st June 2019

Cloudbusting: The Music of Kate Bush

Friday 21st June 2019

‘If you missed seeing Kate herself, Cloudbusting are the next best thing!’ Simon Mayo, BBC Radio 2

Saturday 29th June 2019

Lee Mead - My Story: A Dream That Became Reality

Saturday 29th June 2019

Selected from thousands of performers Lee Mead was thrust into the spotlight in 2007 to play the iconic role of “Joseph” in the West end, and incredible run that had to be extended to satisfy public demand to see Lee wear the coat of many colours!!

Hinnies
Hinnies

Sunday 30th June 2019

The Nicola Gauld School of Dance

Sunday 30th June 2019

The Nicola Gauld School of Dance presents 'Dancing Through The Decades'

Saturday 21st September 2019

The Bluejays - Rock n Roll Revolution

Saturday 21st September 2019

Award-winning band The Bluejays (featuring stars of Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story, Dreamboats & Petticoats and Million Dollar Quartet) take you on a jiving journey through the fabulous fifties.

Friday 27th September 2019

The Magic of Motown

Friday 27th September 2019

Music fans are invited to the biggest party of the year as the unstoppable Magic of Motown show steams into town! Seen by over a million people, it's no surprise that the show is one of the biggest success stories in British theatre history, even performing for Her Majesty the Queen, as special guests at the Royal Variety Performance.

Saturday 5th October 2019

Ian Waite & Vincent Simone: The Ballroom Boys

Saturday 5th October 2019

Strictly Come Dancing favourites Ian Waite and Vincent Simone are joining forces in 2019 with their brand new production - THE BALLROOM BOYS.

Thursday 10th October 2019

The Sensational 60’s Experience 10th Anniversary Tour

Thursday 10th October 2019

The biggest and best 60s show on tour will be appearing at The Playhouse Theatre Whitley Bay, for one night only.

Spanish City
Spanish City
Limited Availability

Friday 11th October 2019

Jimmy Carr - Terribly Funny

Friday 11th October 2019

Jimmy’s brand new show contains jokes about all kinds of terrible things.

Thursday 14th November 2019

Carole - The Music of Carole King

Thursday 14th November 2019

From the producers of the West End hit shows Seven Drunken Nights - The Story of The Dubliners and Walk Right Back - The Everly Brothers Story, this brand new production takes to the stage for 2019.

Friday 10th January 2020

McCartney: The Show

Friday 10th January 2020

Featuring Peter John Jackson (Let It Be, The Sessions At Abbey Road, That'll Be The Day) McCartney: The Show recreates the masterworks of Sir Paul McCartney and The Beatles, spanning over six decades.