Newcastle Theatre Royal

Newcastle Theatre Royal

The Grade I listed Theatre Royal open in February 1837 and remains one of the most historic and cultural landmarks in England. The Theatre Royal has a rich 170 year history, being one of the most famous theatres in the country having played host to the top names in music, drama, dance and comedy.

The newly restored Theatre Royal has been returned to its pre-WWI splendor and remains a poignant figurehead of culture and the arts in Newcastle and the north east of England. The theatre presents over 380 performances to over 300,000 people each year and is the regional home of the Royal Shakespeare Company, the National Theatre, Opera North and Rambert Dance Company.

Newcastle Theatre Royal

The Threatre Royal’s location in England, has made it an important date in the touring calendar of the world’s leading theatre companies; performing some of the biggest and brightest West End musicals.

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You can book tickets at the Theatre Royal Newcastle online, at the box office in person, or over the phone.


Simply choose the performance you would like to see from the Quick Buy or Calendar on the Theatre Royal Website and follow the booking process.

Box Office

You can buy or collect tickets from the Box Office, which is open Monday to Saturday, 9am – 8pm. On Sundays and Bank Holidays it is open from 2 hours before a performance.


Call the Box Office on 08448 11 21 21 – calls are charged at 4 pence a minute, calls from mobiles may vary, please contact your operator for details. All major credit and debit cards accepted. For Groups of 10+, please call Group Bookings on 08448 11 21 22 .

100 Grey Street, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 6BR.