Young People’s Theatre Newcastle


2017 Production // 18 November to 9 December 2017 Disney’s The Jungle Book KIDS Based on the Novel The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling and the screenplay by Larry Clemmons. Join us in the Jungle with a jumping jazzy beat! Meet Mowgli the man -cub, Bagheera the panther, Baloo the bear and a host of … Read more

2017 Production // 25 September to 28 October 2017 G2K Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella The Timeless Story of Cinderella comes to the YPT Stage with the music of Rodgers and Hammerstein. This version of Cinderella was originally produced for television in 1957, with Julie Andrews in the title role. G2K Cinderella is one of a … Read more

2017 Production // 10 July to 12 August 2017 CATS – Abridged Edition Based on the popular poetry of T.S Eliot, CATS tell’s the story, in song and dance of the annual gathering of the Jellicle CATS during which one special cat is selected to ascend to the Heaviside layer. A true musical theatre phenomenon … Read more

2017 Production // 9 June to 24 June 2017 You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown Based on The Comic Strip “Peanuts” by Charles M. Schultz, this beloved comic comes to life in Clark Gesner’s classic musical, You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown. The whole gang is here: bossy Lucy is hopelessly in love with piano … Read more

2017 Production // 10 April to 20 May 2017 Snugglepot & Cuddlepie Based on the book ‘The Complete Adventures of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie’ by May Gibbs, Snugglepot and Cuddlepie the Musical in Concert by Peter Coombe, is an exquisite stage adaptation that will spark the imagination and sense of adventure in children and adults alike … Read more

2017 Production // 4 febrUary to 18 February 2017 The Crucible, Written by Arthur Miller The Crucible focuses upon a younger farmer, his wife, and a young servant-girl who maliciously cause the wife’s arrest for witchcraft. The farmer brings the girl to court to admit the lie – and It is here that the monstrous … Read more