Emma Muir

Review: The Full Monty at Sunderland's Empire Theatre

Review: The Full Monty at Sunderland's Empire Theatre

The theatre production of one of Britain’s most iconic comedy films, The Full Monty, stripped off in Sunderland this week (23 February). The Empire Theatre was fully seated, with a largely female audience in attendance. Set in the late 1980s, the story follows Garry Lucy as main character, Gaz, and his mate Dave, played by Martin […]

 Emma O'Neill

The Full Monty stripes off at Sunderland Empire Theatre

The Full Monty stripes off at Sunderland Empire Theatre

For one week only, The Full Monty is stripping off at the Sunderland Empire Theatre. From Monday 23 to Saturday 28 February, see Gary Lucy (The Bill and Eastenders) as Gaz, in the stage production of one of the most successful British films made. The show follows six out-of-work Sheffield steelworkers looking to make some fast […]

 Emma O'Neill

Sunderland Empire release list of upcoming 2015 shows

Sunderland Empire release list of upcoming 2015 shows

Even though the festive season is over, Sunderland Empire still has some great performances coming up to wash away those winter blues. With comedies, musicals and some great classic shows, there’s something for everyone over the next two months. I’m Sorry, I Haven’t a Clue – Thursday 8 January 2015, 7.30pm The BBC Radio 4 multi award-winning […]

 Sarah Bailey

The Sunderland Empire's Autumn Line Up Will Have You Running To The Box Office

With more than enough to satisfy your theatrical needs for the rest of the year, the Sunderland Empire has announced their Autumn 2014 programme. Old favourites and spectacular new shows combine to create a line-up that really does have something for everyone. Full of classic tunes, the recreated Drifters offer up a spectacular night on […]

 Sarah Bailey

Newcastle's Theatre Royal Lifts The Lid On A New Season

Newcastle's Theatre Royal Lifts The Lid On A New Season

Jam-packed with intense drama, dazzling musicals, stunning dance and opera, and some rip-roaring comedy, the Theatre Royal’s Autumn ’14 to Spring ’15 season promises to be as marvellous and high-class as ever. With some tickets already on sale, the tickets for the newly announced shows in their line-up go on sale on Friday 4 July. […]