Live at the Tyne & Chris Cross present: “The Greatest Show on the Tyne”

Fri 6th Oct 2017 | 7.00pm

Following the success of the first “Greatest Show on the Tyne”, it has been revealed that the show will return to Tyne Theatre & Opera House on Friday 6th October 2017 as part of the theatre’s 150th Anniversary Celebrations!

A series of ‘Live at the Tyne’ events are to be announced with Chris Cross the Magician’s “Greatest Show on the Tyne” variety show as a major part of the celebration programme.

A variety show not to be missed!

(VIP tickets include seats in the front 2 rows, access to after-show party & an exclusive gift)


We’re giving you the chance to be part of The Greatest Show on the Tyne!

On Saturday 29th April we will be opening our stage to everyone and anyone with a talent, skill or an act to audition for Talent on the Tyne! Auditionees will perform in front of a panel of judges featuring Theatre Director Joanne Johnson, Newcastle’s favourite magician himself, Chris Cross, The Mimic Men‘s Cal Halbert & the North East’s King of comedy Bobby Pattinson. The winner will get themselves a slot in The Greatest Show on the Tyne on 6th October, plus a cash prize!

Auditions will take place on a first come, first seen basis with a limit to 5 minutes per act. Anyone wanting to audition for the Talent on the Tyne contest should arrive at Tyne Theatre & Opera House between 10.30am and 2.30pm on Saturday 29th April. There won’t be a theatre audience, but you are welcome to bring a few family members/friends along for support.

A mini-jack for music and a mic on a stand will be provided should you need to use them.

All talents are welcomed – see you there!

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