Coronavirus Information:

In light of the latest Government guidelines for dealing with the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic, the Little Theatre Gateshead has been temporarily closed.

All productions (from March 2020 onwards) have been cancelled or postponed.

For ticket enquiries please call our Box Office on: 0191 4781499 or email:

We look forward to being able to welcome you back to the Little Theatre Gateshead when it's safe to do so.

Thank you for your continued support.

Rehearsal room build

Updated: 06/05/2021

Booking Tickets

Tickets can be purchased in person and over the phone via our Box Office or online*

Box Office is staffed pre-play week Monday to Friday from 6:30pm to 8:00pm - please feel free to come into the theatre or call us during these hours.

An answerphone service is available when Box Office is closed.

Call: 0191 4781499 or BOOK ONLINE at anytime.




All performances commence at 7:15PM unless otherwise stated.


Full Price
Concessions †


5 shows for the price of 4
(Not available online please contact Box Office)

Seasons begin in January and July

Full Price
Concessions †


Groups of 12 or more
Full Price
Concessions †

[*] Booking fee applies to online ticket purchases
[†] Concessions: over 60 / in full time education


HIRE Theatre - Costumes - Props

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THEATRE HIREHold an event with full access to our stage, auditorium, dressing rooms, bar, lighting and sound facilities

Hire costumes from our extensive wardrobe

WARDROBEOur wardrobe holds an extensive range of current and historical costumes & accessories

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PROPSWe have a large and diverse range of stage properties and furniture available for hire for stage productions

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Little Theatre Gateshead NEWS


Join the Progressive Players - We need your help!

Join the Progressive Players and help us to stage 10 shows a year. Every production requires 60 volunteers in numerous disciplines. Watch our behind the scenes video here:


New rehearsal space construction underway following successful fundraising campaign

A new rehearsal room that will benefit members, patrons and the local community is being constructed above the auditorium at the Little Theatre Gateshead - with work expected to finish in August 2021


Remembering Oliver Colvin; 1918 - 2019

Memories of the Progressive Players President and long serving member who has died aged 100

Contact us

Little Theatre Gateshead
1-4 Saltwell View
Tyne & Wear

Phone: 0191 4781499
Box Office Email: boxoffice@progressive
PP Membership: membership@progressive
Box Office opening hours: Mon-Fri before play week: 6:30 PM - 8 PM

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