NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
THEATRE GUIDE


Newcastle upon Tyne Theatre News and Reviews

THEATRE NEWSREVIEWS
Idina Menzel to release new album
The album is due for release in the autumn
What's in my dressing room? - Carrie Hope Fletcher
The Chitty star takes us backstage to find out what she couldn't live without whilst on the road
Top 5 theatre openings this week: 16 - 22 May
From Birds to Shrews we take a look at this week's major openings
Howard Panter and Rosemary Squire step down from top ATG roles
The pair will acquire Trafalgar Studios and retain roles with the company
Nine shows you won't believe lost out on a Best Musical Tony
It just proves that missing out on the major award doesn't necessarily mean curtains
The Complete Deaths (Brighton Theatre Royal and touring)
Tim Crouch directs Spymonkey as they reenact every single one of the 75 deaths in Shakespeare's works
Opening Skinner's Box (Northern Stage)
Improbable adapt Lauren Slater's book to explore controversial, psychological experiments of the last century
The Merry Wives (Viaduct Theatre)
Northern Broadsides perform a lively touring version of Shakespeare's comedy
Chicago (New Theatre, Oxford and tour)
An underpowered production of Kander and Ebb's great thriller musical
Andrea Chénier (Grand Theatre, Leeds - tour)
Opera North scores a triumph with Annabel Arden's lean, intelligent staging