Tyne & Wear
Nearest car park is:
There is an adjacent car park but it is council owned. It is however free of charge to park there.
Nearest metro station is either Monkseaton or Whitley Bay. Both 5-10 minute walk.
1, 1A, 11, 308, 309, W3 all stop very close to venue.
Nearest railway station Central Station in Newcastle
Box Office Numbers
0191 643 2643
Box Office Hours
10:00-4:00 Mid week
10:30-2:30 Saturdays OR from 2 hours before a show
Box Office Collection Accepted
TM Booking Reference Number plus Credit/Debit Card needed for I.D. to collect tickets
Letters of Authorisation accepted
for disabled bookings book via venue on 0191 251 5484. The adjacent council car park has 4x disabled bays
4x W/C Bays with accompanying carer seats.
6x central designated accessible seats.
2x accessible toilets in the foyer
Lift access to the upstairs bar, access to the auditorium via ramps.
Come Early. Playhouse Whitley Bay ask that you arrive in enough time to pass through security checks and co-operate fully with their team
No Large Bags, Backpacks or Prohibited Items. Please see list below.
Inform venue 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", and we wish you an enjoyable event at the PLAYHOUSE.
Please be aware that ticket holders are strictly prohibited from bring the following items into the PLAYHOUSE and will be subject to inspection for:
Backpacks, holdalls, luggage, computer bags and cushions*
Glass, cans, aluminium bottles or thermoses of any kind including any liquid products which can be consumed*
Any refreshments or refreshment containers
Flammable liquids in any container
Video cameras and professional cameras
Laptop computers, Ipads and Go Pro’s & recording Equipment.
Knives or weapons of any kind
Illegal drugs or substances
Signs, banners or flags on poles, staffs or selfie sticks
Animals (except service animals to aid persons with disabilities)
Air horns, whistles, cowbells or other noise-making distractions
Projectiles (Frisbees, beach balls, footballs etc)
Aerosol cans (hairspray, mace pepper spray etc)
Fireworks, confetti or glitter bombs or sprays
Use of wheeled footwear, skateboards
Masks and helmets
Large studs and chains
Anything else which we deem to ruin the enjoyment or viewing experience of others.
*Exceptions will be made for those with medical requirements and/or special needs, we ask this is communicated to venue ahead of visit for ease of entry.
All entry constitutes consent to search. If you refuse an inspection you will not be admitted and will not be given a refund. Patrons will be refused entry if they attempt to enter the venue with the prohibited item.
Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult