Nearest Car Park adjacent to venue. Charges payable
Nearest tube/metro station: Whitley Bay or Monkseaton
Nearest rail station: Central Station, Newcastle
Taxis: No taxis available outside venue
Bus Routes: 308,309,75,1.
Box Office Hours
Monday - Friday 10:00 - 16:00
Saturday 10:30 - 14:30
Plus event days
Box Office Collection Accepted
Accessibility booking line:
0191 251 5484
Box Office Payment
- Venue has lift to all levels, access to all areas.
- Wheelchair users: 1 carer paid.
- Seperate area for ambulant disabled.
- Parking in council car park adjacent to venue.
No cameras, video cameras or audio recording devices.
No bottles or cans.
No alcohol or illegal substances.
Mobile phones to be switched off during performances.
NO BACKPACKS of any shape, size or theme please see further details here. bring only what you need in a small bag.
Arrive early to ensure you don't miss any of the show. Doors will open 1 hour prior to show start.
Please refer to our list of prohibited items on the website here before arrival.
Here's what you need to know if you are attending an event...
Come Early We strongly advise you arrive early to have enough time to pass through security checks and cooperate fully with our team as to not miss any of the show.
Have your Ticket Ready Ticket checks will take place on entry to the PLAYHOUSE Whitley Bay site. Please have out and ready for inspection prior to gaining access to the venue. If collecting tickets please have receipt or email ready.
No Large Bags or Backpacks Please be aware that we will not allow any large bags, backpacks, holdalls, luggage or computer bags of any shape, size or theme into the venue. There is no storage or cloak room facility available so please make alternative arrangements before arriving to the venue. Please ONLY bring what you require during your visit to the PLAYHOUSE (no shopping bags etc).
Inform Us If you have any medical requirements or special needs we ask this is communicated to venue ahead of visit for ease of entry.
We would like to reinforce that the advice from the government is to "be alert, not alarmed and be vigilant"
We thank you in advance for your cooperation and look forward to seeing you soon.
Under 14s MUST be accompanied by an adult.
Venue facilities include:
Venue capacity: 638
Personal circumstances come into play and it is up to each patron to asses their own circumstances as regards weather conditions prevailing at the time of the event. Should an event be cancelled or re-scheduled, the venue will endeavour to broadcast this information as soon as possible via local media and our website; patrons who bought tickets via our agency Ticketmaster would be informed directly by them, by either phone or text as per information supplied at the time of booking.