NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
THEATRE GUIDE


Newcastle upon Tyne Theatre News and Reviews

THEATRE NEWSREVIEWS
Test your theatre knowledge: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
As Frank Wildhorn's Wonderland begins it UK tour, how much do you know about Lewis Carroll's novel?
First look at Emma Hatton in Evita
The former Elphaba takes on the lead role in Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical
The week in pictures: 14 - 20 January
Joanne Clifton opens Thoroughly Modern Millie, Patrick Stewart meets a racing legend and Gary Barlow attends The Girls rehearsals
Exclusive: Wicked to embark on new UK tour
Elphaba, Glinda and co will be dancing through the UK from February next year
Will the West End love Hamilton? 10 previous Broadway transfers
As the hype for Hamilton grows more and more, we take a look at ten other productions that have made the trip across the Atlantic
Review: Gaslight (New Alexandra Theatre, Birmingham)
By Diane Parkes
Kara Tointon stars in this revival of Patrick Hamilton's Victorian thriller
Review: Babe the Sheep-Pig (Polka Theatre)
Dick King-Smith's children's novel is adapted for the stage by David Wood
Review: Ulysses' Homecoming (Saffron Hall and tour)
English Touring Opera has mounted a strongly cast account of Monteverdi's final opera.
Review: Billy Budd (Leeds Grand Theatre and tour)
Opera North launches a rousing new production of Britten's seafaring opera
Review: Miss Saigon: 25th Anniversary Performance (in cinemas)
Find out what our deputy editor thought of Boublil and Schönberg's hit musical on screen