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Northern Stage

Northern Stage is the largest producing theatre company in the north east of England, and the work they produce goes on a nationwide tour each spring. Alongside producing their own work, Northern Stage is dedicated to presenting the best in local, national and international theatre, and gives resources to local theatre-makers to develop and present their work. During August, Northern Stage runs a temporary venue at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival – Northern Stage at St Stephen’s – which showcases work from the north of England.

Funding awards

  • 2012-2013: £1,551,976
  • 2013-2014: £1,589,223
  • 2014-2015: £1,630,543

Video feed

Quick Questions with Maria, Catch-22 Assistant Director

We popped into rehearsals for a few quick questions with Maria Crocker, Assistant Director on Catch-22. Find out what she http://catch22theplay.co.uk

Headlong's Spring Awakening

Northern Stage: 20 - 24 May

Put Your Sweet Hand in Mine: Audience Reaction

Written and performed by Andy Field and Ira Brand This is a show about love. It is a show about candlelight and longing and catching the eye of a stranger unexpectedly in the theatre or on a train. It is a show about romance. But it is also a show about battlefields and power cuts and power ballads, about thunderstorms and wildly flocking birds. At Northern Stage, Newcastle 7-8 March 2014

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Tallest Tales from the Furthest Forest - Trailer

Join us for an adventure deep into a magical forest, far from everywhere, where stories come from. From the same team that brought you The Little Detective Agency and Shhh... A Christmas Story, expect songs, festive fun and a sprinkling of audience participation. A Northern Stage Christmas production for children aged 6 and under From Sat 16 Nov 2013 - Sat 4 Jan 2014 http://www.northernstage.co.uk/whats-on/tallest-tales

Dark Woods Deep Snow. A Grimm Tale for Christmas - Audience Reaction

This Christmas, all the best and grisliest tales will be told as if our lives depend on it. A story of friendship, betrayal, light and dark in a raucous Christmas adventure full of songs, snow and more than a little bit of festive chaos. For children 7 and over. Mon 2 - Sat 28 December '13 Northern Stage, Newcastle For tickets: http://www.northernstage.co.uk/whats-on/dark-woods-deep-snow-a-grimm-tale-for-christmas

Dark Woods, Deep Snow. A Grimm Tale for Christmas - Trailer

This Christmas, all the best and grisliest tales will be told as if our lives depend on it. A story of friendship, betrayal, light and dark in a raucous Christmas adventure full of songs, snow and more than a little bit of festive chaos. For children 7 and over. Mon 2 - Sat 28 December '13 Northern Stage, Newcastle For tickets: http://www.northernstage.co.uk/whats-on/dark-woods-deep-snow-a-grimm-tale-for-christmas

Dark Woods, Deep Snow: A Grimm Tale for Xmas

This Christmas, all the best and grisliest tales will be told as if our lives depend on it. A story of friendship, betrayal, light and dark in a raucous Christmas adventure full of songs, snow and more than a little bit of festive chaos. For children 7 and over. Mon 2 - Sat 28 December '13 Northern Stage, Newcastle For tickets: http://www.northernstage.co.uk/whats-on/dark-woods-deep-snow-a-grimm-tale-for-christmas

Tallest Tales from the Furthest Forest - audience reaction

We asked some of the littlest members of our audience to tell us what they thought of Tallest Tales from the Furthest Forest - here's what they said. A Northern Stage Christmas production for children aged 6 and under From Sat 16 Nov 2013 - Sat 4 Jan 2014 http://www.northernstage.co.uk/whats-on/tallest-tales

Twelfth Night Audience Reaction

Filter Theatre's Twelfth Night 22 - 26 October 2013 at Northern Stage, Newcastle To find out more and book tickets visit http://www.northernstage.co.uk/whats-on/twelfth-night

Jumpers for Goalposts - Audience Reaction

Jumpers For Goalposts 1 - 5 Oct 2013 Northern Stage, Newcastle http://www.northernstage.co.uk/whats-on/jumpers-for-goalposts

Unlimited Theatre's The Noise - In Rehearsals

Unlimited Theatre and Northern Stage with Warwick Arts Centre The Noise A Sci-Conspiracy Thriller By Clare Duffy, Jon Spooner and Chris Thorpe. Visit http://whitleyisland.com/ to find out more about the production. Northern Stage, Newcastle, Fri 4 to Sat 12 Oct http://www.northernstage.co.uk/whats-on/the-noise West Yorkshire Playhouse, Tue 5 - Wed 6 Nov http://www.wyp.org.uk/what%27s-on/2013/the-noise/ Warwick Arts Centre, Thu 21 - Sat 23 Nov http://www.warwickartscentre.co.uk/events/theatre/the-noise#performance-114862

Crick Crack Club presents Morgana Le Fay

From Merlin to Malory, Camelot to Excalibur, Morgana le Fey has reigned supreme as the fiendish counter Queen to King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table but who is the real Morgana? Wed 25 Sept, 8pm www.northernstage.co.uk | 0191 2305151

On the One Hand - Audience Reaction

We asked audience members at Northern Stage at St Stephen's to tell us what they thought of On The One Hand. This is what they said. On The One Hand Until 24 Aug 2013 Visit the website for more info: http://www.northernstage.co.uk/st-stephens/whats-on/on-the-one-hand

How to Occupy an Oil Rig - Cast Interview

We grabbed the cast of How to Occupy an Oil Rig for a little chat about the show and their time in Edinburgh. How to Occupy an Oil Rig Until 24 Aug 2013 Visit the website for more info: http://www.northernstage.co.uk/st-stephens/whats-on/how-to-occupy-an-oil-rig

If Room Enough - Audience Reactions

We asked audience members at Northern Stage at St Stephen's to tell us what they thought of If Room Enough. This is what they said. If Room Enough Until 24 Aug 2013 Visit the website for more info: http://www.northernstage.co.uk/st-stephens/whats-on/if-room-enough

How to Occupy an Oil Rig - Audience Reactions

We asked audience members at Northern Stage at St Stephen's to tell us what they thought of How to Occupy an Oil Rig. This is what they said. How to Occupy an Oil Rig Until 24 Aug 2013 Visit the website for more info: http://www.northernstage.co.uk/st-stephens/whats-on/how-to-occupy-an-oil-rig

The GB Project - Audience Reactions

We asked audience members at Northern Stage at St Stephen's to tell us what they thought of The GB Project. This is what they said. The GB Project Until 24 Aug 2013 Visit the website for more info: http://www.northernstage.co.uk/st-stephens/whats-on/the-gb-project

The GB Project - Voxpop

We asked our staff member. Amy, to tell us what she thought of The GB Project at Northern Stage at St Stephen's. Here are her thoughts. To find out more about Northern Stage at St Stephens, and to book for The GB Project, visit http://www.northernstage.co.uk/st-stephens

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Blue Remembered Hills

Dennis Potters Blue Remembered Hills at Northern Stage, Newcastle For tickets call 0191 230 5151 or visit http://www.northernstage.co.uk/whats-on Visit www.blueremembered.co.uk for details of the national tour.

Blue Remembered Hills - Audience Reaction

Audience responses from the opening night of Blue Remembered Hills at Northern Stage, Newcastle For tickets call 0191 230 5151 or visit http://www.northernstage.co.uk/whats-on Visit www.blueremembered.co.uk for details of the national tour.

Blue Remembered Hills Q & A 2

We caught up with James Bolt (Raymond) Phil Cheadle (John) and David Nellist (Willie) to find out more about their rehearsal experience so far. At Northern Stage, Newcastle Fri 19 Apr - Sat 11 May then on National Tour http://blueremembered.co.uk

Think Tank - First in Three 7th March 2013

This is all about you! Think Tank wants to know you inside-out but we only have 30 seconds to do it. This show is created completely by our audience, so without you, this highly interactive and thought provoking multimedia piece just doesn't happen. Created by Bandicoot Theatre Company www.bandicoottheatreco.co.uk @Bandicoot_co Filmed at Northern Stage's First in 3 on 7 March 2013 www.northernstage.co.uk

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