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Newcastle is lucky

Newcastle is lucky to have the Tyne Theatre, the Theatre Royal, the Northern Stage and Live... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Durham, United Kingdom
Pretty theatre

The building is lovely, they seem to have a good mixture of events on the program, and the staff... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lucie E
Leicester, United Kingdom
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The Tyne Theatre & Opera House, previously the Mill Volvo Tyne Theatre, is now under new management and ran by Tyne Theatre & Opera House Limited. The Theatre offers the best in Music, Comedy and Theatre and is a Grade 1 listed theatre rated in the...more
117 Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4AG, England
+44 844 249 1000
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Newcastle is lucky to have the Tyne Theatre, the Theatre Royal, the Northern Stage and Live Theatre, along with the Sage music venue in Gateshead. We saw Dylan Moran's comedy gig at the Tyne Theatre and were impressed by the performer and the venue. The...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went with my partner on our latest visit, to this little gem of a theatre in our lovely city. We went to see Sara Milican the Geordie comedien. She has us falling off our seats she was so funny which definately added to the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The building is lovely, they seem to have a good mixture of events on the program, and the staff were friendly. We stopped by last minute to see Sara Pascoe. She was great, we had a fun evening, and would come back again. We were...More

Thank Lucie E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice intermet theatre where you feel close to the stage, the age of the place is showing especially in the seat spacing where people must have been under 5’ at the time of construction.

1  Thank peteratkinson1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to see Paul Young and was pleasantly surprised on how good he was.He sang a large range of songs and was perfect with all of these,the lead guitarist was brilliant and his backing singers were good.The only downside of the excellent venue is the...More

Thank Bill R
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Great show but the theatre seats definitely need a revamp or give cushions out, they are like sitting on boards.

1  Thank Philip R
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

The Tyne Theatre was a perfect cosy venue to see this tour. Early Doors Live was packed with fans of the original show , it was easy to enter / exit with friendly staff . The show itself was amazing . Like meeting old friends...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

NB the visit should be just family , they are grown up ! So , Brian Blessed , just amazing . Positive and major force of willpower and energy ... he cared greatly about the audience and by the end we all adored him ....More

Thank sally-copps49
Reviewed 6 August 2018

went to see Steve Harley last night - thought venue was great - in row f right in the centre so seats were brilliant - great night helped by venue

Thank MC711111
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

We went to see Sarah Millican last night; she was excellent but omg PLEASE refurbish the seats. I spent much of the first half wondering whether to adjourn to the bar to escape the extreme discomfort of my saggy, drooping seat. Excellent facilities and venue...More

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22 November 2017|
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Response from Martin C | Reviewed this property |
The best seats are in the dress circle. This tear of the theatre was designed to seat wealthy people who wanted to watch the play as opposed to the stalls where wealthy people sat to be seen at the theatre. There are a few... More
2 July 2017|
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Response from Ian M | Reviewed this property |
Should be okay from there
24 May 2016|
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Response from unknowngeordie | Reviewed this property |
Only in the stalls! There are no lifts as it is a grade 1 building that needs to be preserved and it would Destroy the atmosphere to put lifts in. So, if there is a wheelchair requirement, book in the stalls!