Newcastle City Hall

Newcastle City Hall
Northumberland Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE1 8SF
  • Telephone 0191 261 2606
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  • Website newcastlecityhall.org
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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

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Arrival: The Hits Of Abba

The high energy multi-award-winning show features a vast catalogue of favourite hits including Mamma Mia, Waterloo, Dancing Queen and Thank You For The Music.

Fri 17 Nov

£24.50 / 0191 261 2606

  • 19:30

Bananarama

Retro pop hits from the renowned 1980s British pop group.

Wed 15 Nov

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 261 2606

Beyond Faith: George Michael Tribute

Paul Grant-Reason and his backing band perform songs from throughout the iconic singer's career.

Sat 11 Nov

£26 / 0191 261 2606

  • 19:30

Bianca Del Rio

Drag superstar Bianca Del Rio brings her razor-tongued wit and fabulous eye make-up on a UK tour.

Wed 25 Jul 2018

£40 / 0191 261 2606

Bianca Del Rio: Not Today Satan!

Flamboyant humour from the American actor, stand-up and drag queen.

Wed 25 Jul 2018

£35 / 0191 261 2606

Bill Bailey: Larks in Transit

The master of surreality tackles politics, philosophy and the pursuit of happiness in his latest show. His musical interludes include fashioning a symphony from a ringtone and re-imagining the Stars and Stripes.

Fri 2 Feb 2018

£29 / 0191 261 2606

Sat 3 Feb 2018

£29 / 0191 261 2606

The Bootleg Beatles

Relive the sights and sounds of the 60s with the most established Beatles tribute band.

Sat 16 Dec

£30–£34.75 / 0191 261 2606

The Bowie Experience

Tribute to the late, great David Bowie.

Fri 4 May 2018

£24 / 0191 261 2606

Bryan Ferry

Super smooth Roxy Music vocalist tours his impressive back catalogue of hits.

Sun 15 Apr 2018

£40.15–£87.15 / 0191 261 2606

The Chicago Blues Brothers

Its Christmas and The Chicago Blues Brothers are back with a brand new festive show, ‘Jingle Blues’. A powerhouse two-hour song-fest with over 40 hits performed live on stage for the Biggest Christmas Party in town. Celebrate Christmas with this tinsel-tastic party show, featuring a festive feast of Christmas classics…

Sat 25 Nov

£26.50 / 0191 261 2606

  • 19:30

Chris Rea

Gravelly-voiced Rea performs his trademark soothing hits and selections from his extensive back catalogue. His 2017 tours celebrate the release of his new album, Road Songs for Lovers.

Mon 20 Nov

£53.60 / 0191 261 2606

Cliff Richard: Still Reelin' And A-Rockin' Tour

Cliff Richard, 75 this year and only a little crispy around the edges, takes his show on the road.

Thu 4 Oct 2018

£70–£80 / 0191 261 2606

Dara O Briain: Voice Of Reason

The television regular - best known as the host of Mock The Week - brings his latest routine to the stage.

Fri 23 Mar 2018

Times to be confirmed / Tickets on sale October 6th, 10am / 0191 261 2606

Sat 24 Mar 2018

Times to be confirmed / Tickets on sale October 6th, 10am / 0191 261 2606

Deacon Blue

Pop-rock band on their biggest tour in over a decade.

Tue 12 Dec

Times to be confirmed / Tickets on sale Friday 29th September, 9am / 0191 261 2606

Wed 12 Dec 2018

£29.50–£39.50 / 0191 261 2606

Erasure

Eighties electro-pop darlings Vince Clarke and Andy Bell.

Sun 4 Feb 2018

Sold out / 0191 261 2606

Islands in the Stream

Musical celebrating the queen and king of country: Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers.

Thu 22 Feb 2018

£27.90 / 0191 261 2606

Jason Manford: Muddle Class

The comedian and actor – who formerly presented BBC's The One Show and was a team captain on hit Channel 4 panel show 8 Out of 10 Cats –returns to stand-up with his new show, Muddle Class.

Sat 10 Feb 2018

£29 / 0191 261 2606

Wed 2 May 2018

£29 / 0191 261 2606

Jethro Tull

The English prog-rockers, now in their fifth decade, play tracks from their hit albums.

Thu 5 Apr 2018

£44.70 / 0191 261 2606

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.

Fri 20 Oct

£28.50 / 0191 261 2606

Joel Dommett: LIVE

  • 4 stars

The young comedy star with a cupboard full of accolades and dreadfully modern hair.

Fri 1 Dec

£20 / 0191 261 2606

Fri 26 Jan 2018

£20 / 0191 261 2606

Jon Richardson: Old Man

Wry observations and pessimistic humour from the 8 out of 10 Cats star, who is starting to feel his age.

Sat 9 Dec

£22 / 0191 261 2606

Jonathan Pie: Back To The Studio

A humorous and satirical look at the news.

Wed 21 Mar 2018

£24 / 0191 261 2606

  • 19:30

Jonathan Pie: Live

  • 3 stars

The comic reveals the truth behind recent news events both home and abroad.

Wed 21 Mar 2018

£24 / 0191 261 2606

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

£45.65 / 0191 261 2606

With Guest Vocalist: Jose Feliciano. Also Featuring: Ruby Turner and Louise Marshall & Beth Rowley.

Thu 30 Nov

£45.65 / 0191 261 2606

With Guest Vocalist: Jose Feliciano. Also Featuring: Ruby Turner and Louise Marshall & Beth Rowley.

Katie Price

Katie Price discusses her life story and performs her brand new single, 'I Got U'.

Sat 2 Dec

£28.50 / 0191 261 2606

  • 20:00

The King Of Pop

Get ready to moonwalk the night away at a Michael Jackson tribute show whose star performer Navi once earned a standing ovation from the King of Pop himself.

Sun 22 Oct

£26 / 0191 261 2606

  • 19:30

The Lindisfarne Story

Former Lindisfarne members Ray Laidlaw and Billy Mitchell perform the songs of the folk-rock band, with stories of its history.

Fri 22 Dec

£22–£38.50 / 0191 261 2606

Sat 23 Dec

£22–£38.50 / 0191 261 2606

London Grammar

London trio who have been described as 'the xx you can take home to meet your parents'.

Sun 29 Oct

Sold out / 0191 261 2606

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.

Thu 13 Dec 2018

£30.50 / 0191 261 2606

Milton Jones is Out There

Absurd one-liners from telly regular Jones.

Sat 18 Nov

£27.50 / 0191 261 2606

  • 19:30

One Night In Nashville

Join Dominic Halpin and The Hurricanes to celebrate country music through the decades, featuring hits by Johnny Cash, Garth Brooks, Dolly Parton, Dixie Chicks, Willie Nelson, Ward Thomas and more.

Thu 23 Nov

£26 / 0191 261 2606

  • 19:00

Paul Chowdhry: Live Innit

The Lafta funniest stand-up award winner of 2013 tackles more observational stuff in his latest show.

Sun 4 Mar 2018

£24.15 / 0191 261 2606

Purple Rain

A live celebration of the life, legacy and music of Prince.

Sat 17 Mar 2018

£26.25–£29.55 / 0191 261 2606

The Rat Pack With Anita Harris & Kenny Lynch

The entertainers join David Alacey, Des Coleman and Paul Drakeley in their roles of Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jr and Dean Martin, in a show recreating the style and excitement of the Las Vegas heyday.

Sat 28 Oct

£22 / 0191 261 2606

  • 19:30

Robert Plant

The form Led Zeppelin vocalist, rock luminary and Grammy Award-winner performs works from his new album, Carry Fire.

Fri 24 Nov

£40.15–£73.15 / 0191 261 2606

Russell Brand: Re:Birth

The controversial stand-up embarks on his latest tour, inspired by the birth of daughter.

Wed 13 Dec

£32 / 0191 261 2606

Thu 14 Dec

£32 / 0191 261 2606

The Sensational 60s Experience

Music show featuring Mike Pender (original voice of the Searchers), Chris Farlowe, Herman’s Hermits, The Fortunes, the New Amen Corner. Hits include 'Needles and Pins', 'Out of Time', 'I’m Into Something Good', 'Storm in a Tea Cup', 'Bend Me Shape Me' plus many more.

Fri 10 Nov

£31 / 0191 261 2606

  • 19:30

Signed, Sealed And Delivered: Stevie Wonder Tribute

Backed by a powerhouse seven-piece band, vocalists and dancers, Lejaune Andre sings all the hits of the US soul legend, including Superstition, Higher Ground, Master Blaster, Sir Duke, Part-Time Lover, Isn't She Lovely and I Just Called To Say I Love You.

Fri 19 Jan 2018

£30.50 / 0191 261 2606

  • 18:30

Signed, Sealed, Delivered!

A night of soul, Motown and funk music, inspired by Stevie Wonder.

Fri 19 Jan 2018

£30.65 / 0191 261 2606

The Silver Bells Christmas Show

Leah Bell, Crissy Rock and Lorraine Crosby join The Silver Bells Singers And Dancers for an afternoon of festive entertainment.

Sun 19 Nov

£16.50–£18 / 0191 261 2606

  • 15:00

Sister Act Live Choir

Following the sold out 2016 shows, Sister Act Live Choir returns with the exclusive and celebratory show… only this time we've packed the show with even more breathtaking gospel performances. The classic film will be played on a huge screen accompanied by a gospel choir of over 35 live singers and a full band. The…

Sat 24 Feb 2018

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 261 2606

Sister Act with Live Choir

A screening of the Whoopi Goldberg classic film, Sister Act, accompanied by a live gospel choir and band.

Sat 24 Feb 2018

£26.29 / 0191 261 2606

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

  • 19:30

Status Quo

Cheery veterans of classic rock.

Wed 6 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 0191 261 2606

Steeleye Span

The folk rock pioneers led by vocalist Maddy Prior perform new gems alongside classic tracks including All Around My Hat.

Tue 5 Dec

£32 / 0191 261 2606

  • 19:30

Steve Steinman's Meat Loaf Story

Steve Steinman sings the songs made famous by Meat Loaf.

Fri 27 Oct

£28 / 0191 261 2606

  • 19:30

Take That Back to Where it All Began: Take That Tribute

An evening of pop nostalgia as Re-Take That, Rob-B-Williams and Dan Hadfield come together to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the opening night of Take That's first tour.

Thu 2 Nov

£27; £32 / 0191 261 2606

  • 19:30

The Whitney Houston Show

Belinda Davids pages homage to one of the world’s most revered singers, accompanied by the National Philharmonic Concert Orchestra. The show features Houston’s greatest hits, including 'I Will Always Love You', 'I Wanna Dance With Somebody' and 'One Moment in Time'.

Fri 13 Apr 2018

£35.40–£47.50 / 0191 261 2606

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