Chris Cross presents…The Greatest Show on the Tyne!

Fri 2 Sept 2016 | 7.30pm


Chris Cross the magician presents… ”The Greatest Show on The Tyne!”

This September, expect the unexpected…

Newcastle’s favourite magician, Chris Cross, presents the very best in North East variety, with a line-up of well-known Geordie legends! See some of our favourite North East entertainers mixed with some unknown underground cabaret and circus acts – think 1920’s Speakeasy and Parisian Cabaret meets 1970’s Geordie Working Men’s Clubs! An eccentric show featuring magic, burlesque, live music, stand-up comedy, escapology and lots more madness.

Come and witness the cunning stunts of Chris Cross & Friends – this is a big one! Not to be missed!


Alfie Joey: BBC Radio Newcastle’s presenter and comedy impressions from BGT’s Mimic Men
ACROPOLIS Acrobats: Multi-award winning troupe of world class acrobats. Winners of TV’s Let’s Get Gold
Pete Peverley: The finest Bobby Thompson tribute act in the whole of the Geordie Land
Nat Lunatrick: A master hat manipulator, juggler & creator of fun
The Cathouse Belles: Glittery lips, feathers & big headresses from these cann-cann kicking Las Vegas Showgirls
Chris Beattie: Star of the Geordie feature film Purely Belter, Chris is now a top singer on the circuit
Bruce Airhead: A very unique comedy act – star of Glastonbury’s Cabaret Tent & as seen on CBBC’s The Slammer
Bobby Pattinson: Geordie comedian, founder of Talk of the Tyne & all-round local legend
Sue Sweeney: BBC Radio Newcastle presenter and the comedic female voice of Durham
Diamond & Jade Illusionists: One of the biggest & best illusion acts in the UK performing some BIG tricks
Geoff Mull: Carving a canny career in the North East at the moment with his vocals & guitar. As seen on X-Factor
Warren Speed: An alternative comedy Boylesque tribute to the late & great Charlie Chaplin!
Rosy Bloomers: The circus starlet will astound as she dangles from the ceiling performing her act
Mark Raffles: The oldest working magician in the world at 97 years young. This man is a living LEGEND!

All hosted by Chris Cross the Geordie Magician & Escapologist!


Running Times

18:30      Doors to Bars
19:00      Doors to seats
19:30      Show start
20:50      Interval
21:20       2nd Act
22:25      Show end

(Please note, timings are approximate due to the nature of the performance)

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