Newcastle City Hall
Opening in 1927 the Harrison and Harrison Organ made Newcastle City Hall a major venue for classical concerts. As tastes changed through the 60s many of the greats of the era played, including The Beatles and The Rolling Stones. Still a major concert venue City Hall has widened its repertoire to include comedy and other touring acts.
Five minutes walk from Haymarket Metro Station, one minute from the Quaylink bus stop on John Dobson Street and 15 minutes from Newcastle Central train station.
Events at this venue
There are 32 events at this location
Sorted by title / date & time
Down-to-earth young singer-songwriter from Glasgow performs MOR material from her third album Life in a Beautiful Light.
The Australian Pink Floyd Show
Probably the best known and certainly one of the longest running Floyd tributes, supposedly counting members of the real band among its fans.
The Bootleg Beatles
Relive the sights and sounds of the 60s with the most established Beatles tribute band.
The Bowie Experience
Tribute to the late, great David Bowie.
Bye Bye Baby: A Celebration Of Frankie Valli And The Four Seasons
Jamie Ledwith scales the falsetto heights of Frankie Valli, along with snappy choreography and a vast catalogue of hits making for a memorable and unforgettable night of nostalgia.
Fri 9 Jun
£24.50 / 0191 261 2606
Gino D'Acampo: Gino's Italian Escape
The TV chef signs copies of his latest book.
Greg Davies: You Magnificent Beast
The enormously tall and slightly manic-eyed comedian you'll know from many a telly panel show and from his terrifying turn as the head of sixth form in The Inbetweeners, Davies returns with a new show of stand-up to follow the likes of Firing Cheeseballs at a Dog and The Back of my Mum's Head.
Halfway To Paradise: The Billy Fury Story
Colin Gold and Fury's original backing band, Fury's Tornados, tell his story through words and music.
Tribute band to the prolific Hotel California songsters.
Jimmy Carr: The Best of Tour
Acerbic wit and dark, deadpan one-liners from familiar telly face Carr. The 8 Out of 10 Cats presenter has gathered some of his very best jokes, along with some new material and headed out on a mammoth UK tour.
Joel Dommett: LIVE
The young comedy star with a cupboard full of accolades and dreadfully modern hair.
The Johnny Cash Roadshow
Cash tribute from singer-songwriter Clive John.
Jon Richardson: Old Man
Wry observations and pessimistic humour from the 8 out of 10 Cats star, who is starting to feel his age.
Jools Holland and His Rhythm & Blues Orchestra
Jools and his band play classic boogie woogie and rock'n'roll tunes for your merriment. Featuring guest vocalists Ruby Turner and Louise Marshall.
Wed 29 Nov
Led Zeppelin Masters
Vocalist Vince Contarino and the 35-piece The Black Dog Orchestra perform Led Zeppelin hits.
The Lindisfarne Story
Former Lindisfarne members Ray Laidlaw and Billy Mitchell perform the songs of the folk-rock band, with stories of its history.
The Magic of Motown
Tribute to the sweet soul sounds of Motown starring the supremely-talented Magic of Motown band, with hits made famous by the Isley Brothers, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, Martha Reeves and more.
Milton Jones is Out There
Absurd one-liners from telly regular Jones.
Resident DJs play classic rock.
Sat 1 Apr
The Next Step
The CBBC tween dance show goes live with original choreography and music from the hit series.
The owner of the best-trimmed beard in hard rock brings his white vest and leather-lunged yelp to the SECC.
Over-14s show. Chrissie Hynde leads her boys through their classic slinky rock standards.
A live celebration of the life, legacy and music of Prince.
Ricky Gervais: Humanity
The latest stand up tour from the award-winning actor and comedian.
Roy Chubby Brown
Controversial stand-up from the Yorkshire-born veteran.
Russell Brand: Re:Birth
The controversial stand-up embarks on his latest tour, inspired by the birth of daughter.
Got a goldfish that you flushed down the toilet that you need to say sorry to? Now's your chance to apologise through the medium of Sally Morgan.
The eighties' singer with the famous hips performs his past hits to celebrate the anniversary of 30 years since the release of his first hit in the UK. In 1980 the singer released Hot Dog after years of touring and recording Stevens got his big break. His success in the eighties continued with the release of Marie Marie…
The Simon & Garfunkel Story
With a backdrop of projected photos and original film footage a full live band perform Simon & Garfunkel hits including 'Mrs Robinson', 'Cecilia', 'Homeward Bound' and many more.
Some Guys Have All The Luck: The Rod Stewart Story
The story of the legendary mullet-headed rocker, whose scratchy pipes lent a welcome note of sandpaper to such hits as 'Maggie May', 'I Don't Want To Talk About It' and 'Baby Jane', but who also wrote such enduring classics as 'You Wear It Well' and 'Every Picture Tells A Story'.
Wed 25 Oct
£24.50 / 0191 261 2606
This festival features a series of open air gigs. 2017's lineup features Brian Wilson, Tom Jones, Texas, the Pixies, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Seasick Steve and others.