What's on at Hull New Theatre?

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One of the UK's premier touring venues for musicals, opera, ballet, drama, children's shows and...  Opposite  The Kingston Theatre Hotel, Kingston Square, HU1 3HF Kingston upon Hull.

ELO Experience 2024
12 Jan 2024

The ELO Experience are the world's foremost tribute to The Electric Light Orchestra. With a sensational string section, a stunning light show and large screen projection to further enhance the experience, why not come along and enjoy this incredible show which accurately reproduces the songs and sounds and takes you on a magical musical journey through time.

20 Jan 2024

Where Musical Theatre Meets Circus . . .
It's time to step into the light. Escape with us for a night like no other, where we take you into a world where the very best of musical theatre showstoppers meet jaw-dropping circus spectacular.

The Wizard of Oz
24 Jan - 27 Jan 2024

Direct from The London Palladium, the sensational new production of one of the world’s most beloved musicals comes to Hull. Starring RuPaul's Drag Race UK winner and Dancing On Ice star The Vivienne as The Wicked Witch Of The West, this spectacular production will be truly magical for all the family.

Varna International Ballet & Orchestra - Swan Lake
29 Jan 2024

The greatest romantic ballet of all time is brought to life by Tchaikovsky's haunting and unforgettable score. From the impressive splendour of the Palace ballroom to the moon-lit lake where swans glide in perfect formation, this compelling tale of tragic romance has it all.

Varna International Ballet & Orchestra - The Nutcracker
30 Jan 2024

This most famous of fantasy ballets for all the family begins as night falls on Christmas Eve. As snowflakes fall outside, the warm glow of the open fire sends flickering shadows across the boughs of the Christmas tree and all the presents beneath. 

Varna International Ballet & Orchestra - Sleeping Beauty
31 Jan 2024

Every child's favourite fairy-tale, this is the classic story of love and innocence, mystery and magic set to Tchaikovsky's sublime score. Stunning choreography, sumptuous costumes and wonderful sets form the fantasy world in which the Lilac Fairy struggles against the evil Carabosse.

Pretty Woman: The Musical
5 Feb - 10 Feb 2024

Big night out. Big. HUGE. 
Introducing Elly Jay as Vivian, Ore Oduba as Happy Man/Mr Thompson and Oliver Savile as Edward - who'll be appearing alongside the original SIX: the Musical queen Natalie Paris as Kit de Luca in the cast.
Make a date to see Hollywood's ultimate rom-com, live on stage, when this smash-hit musical visits Hull New Theatre in February 2024.

Steve Steinman's Vampires Rock 2024
16 Feb 2024

Steve Steinman’s Vampires Rock - Ghost Train.
Brace yourself for an unforgettable encounter with the magic that is Steve Steinman, a No.1 recording artist and show producer brings you his hit show Vampires Rock now in its 21st year. Lorraine Crosby stars as the Vampire Queen, known for her duet with Meat Loaf on the No.1 song the world over “I Would do Anything for Love”

I Should Be So Lucky
19 Feb - 24 Feb 2024

The Wedding's Off, but the Honeymoon is On!
All the Hit Factory songs you know and love – finally on stage in an all-new, feel-good musical!

That'll Be The Day 2024
28 Feb 2024

That’ll Be The Day is back on the road with another incredible show packed full of world class performances from Trevor and the highly talented ensemble cast. Let the world’s leading rock ’n‘ roll show take you on a journey through the years, as together you celebrate the most iconic moments in comedy, rock ’n’ roll and pop culture from the 50s right the way through to the 80s.

Sᾶo Paulo Dance Company
1 Mar - 2 Mar 2024

Dance Consortium and Hull Theatres present
Brazil’s finest dance company make their highly anticipated UK and Irish debut in spring 2024.

Shrek The Musical
5 Mar - 10 Mar 2024

Get ready to leave your troubles Far Far Away and embark on an unforgettable adventure filled with laughter, love, and ogre-sized fun.

The Drifters Girl  
12 - 16 March 2024

Nominated for Best New Musical at the 2022 Olivier Awards, this smash-hit show has audiences on their feet night after night with a phenomenal soundtrack packed full of iconic Drifters hits including 'Saturday Night At The Movies', 'Save The Last Dance For Me' and 'Stand By Me'.

Hessle Theatre ‘Crazy For You’    
19 -  23 March 2024

Award-winning Hessle Theatre Company returns with 'Crazy for You', the hit Broadway musical overflowing with laugh-out-loud gags and glorious Gershwin showstoppers including 'I Got Rhythm', 'Embraceable You' and 'Someone to Watch Over Me'. 

Life Of Pi   
26 - 30th March 2024

Based on the global phenomenon and winner of the Man Booker Prize, selling over fifteen million copies worldwide, Life Of Pi is the hugely popular story of an epic journey of endurance and hope. 

Opera North Cosi Fan Tutte  
4 - 6 April 2024

It’s difficult to think of an opera that contains more music of sheer beauty than Così fan tutte – or has a libretto that is more unsettling. The plot is a work of supreme artifice, yet the opera charts the boundaries of real and feigned emotion, trust and deception, loyalty and desire, with unsparing accuracy and truthfulness. 

Cluedo 2  
9 - 13 April 2024

Following the huge success of the smash hit original play and exhausted from standing ovations night after night, Cluedo - the hilarious whodunit - is back on stage in 2024 with a New Chapter.

Tortoise & the Hare
20 April 2024

The race is on in Northern Ballet’s Tortoise and the Hare.
When a cheeky Hare won't stop boasting about how fast he can run, thoughtful Tortoise decides it is time to join him in a race. 

Edward Scissorhands  
23 - 27 April 2024

Based on the classic Tim Burton movie and featuring the hauntingly beautiful music of Danny Elfman and Terry Davies, Bourne and his New Adventures Company return to this witty, bittersweet story of an incomplete boy left alone in a strange new world.

7 - 11 May 2024

With its phenomenal score, bursting with hits including Summer Nights, Greased Lightnin’, Hopelessly Devoted to You and You’re the One That I Want, this thrilling new version is brought to life by a fresh young cast who bring energy, vitality and passion to this ultimate musical classic.

A Ghost Story  
14 - 18 May 2024

Winner of BEST NEW PLAY at the Whatsonstage Awards, this edge-of-your-seat, supernatural thriller stars Jay McGuiness (The Wanted, BIG! The Musical, Rip It Up), Fiona Wade (Emmerdale, Silent Witness), George Rainsford (Call the Midwife, Casualty) and Vera Chok (Hollyoaks, Cobra). 

Come From Away  
4 - 8 June 2024

This smash hit show shares the incredible real-life story of the 7,000 air passengers from all over the world who were grounded in Canada during the wake of 9/11, and the small Newfoundland community that invited these 'come from aways' into their lives with open hearts.

Everybody’s Talking About Jamie  
17 -  22 June 2024

Following a record-breaking three-year West End residency, sold-out UK & Ireland Tour and Amazon studios award-winning film, the smash-hit and critically acclaimed musical Everybody's Talking About Jamie RETURNS to Hull New Theatre.

The Syndicate
25 - 29 June 2024

Based on her hit BBC show, The Syndicate is a new stage play by the legendary Kay Mellor that follows five supermarket employees whose lottery syndicate numbers comes in, just as their jobs are under threat. 
Will a share of the jackpot make their dreams come true or their nightmares a reality? One thing’s for certain, it will change the lives, loves and relationships of all the syndicate members… for ever.

Awful Auntie  
18 - 21 July 2024 

The bestselling children's author David Walliams and the award-winning Birmingham Stage Company have teamed up for a brand-new production of the family adventure Awful Auntie. 

Lord of the Dance – A lifetime of Standing Ovations  
23 - 25 July 2024

The world-renowned Lord of the Dance is poised to make an exhilarating return to Hull.   After celebrating the 25th anniversary of Lord of the Dance in 2022, Michael Flatley is back with a dazzling revival of his iconic dance extravaganza.

Two Pianos -  The Rock n’ Roll Experience  
27 July 2024

Join Two Pianos on thrilling journey through the history of rock 'n' roll music, showcasing the talents of two of the most accomplished pianists in the genre. David Barton and Al Kilvo bring years of experience and a deep love for the music to the stage, creating an unforgettable experience for audiences of all ages.

& Juliet 
23 - 28 September 2024 

There is life after Romeo!  Get whisked away on a fabulous journey as Juliet ditches her famous ending for a fresh beginning and a second chance at life and love—her way. Created by the Emmy-winning writer from "Schitt’s Creek", this hilarious new musical flips the script on the greatest love story ever told and asks, what would happen next if Juliet didn’t end it all over Romeo?

Peppa Pig’s Fun Day Out   
2 - 3 October 2024 

Peppa Pig is back in her oinktastic brand new live show, Fun Day Out!
Join Peppa, along with her family and friends as they go to the zoo and also the beach for a special party- it's going to be an exciting and fun packed day.

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang  
29 October - 2 November 2024

In a brand-new production of this much-loved family favourite, directed by Thom Southerland) this ravishing award-winning musical is bursting with unforgettable songs by the Sherman Brothers including Toot Sweets, Hushabye Mountain, Truly Scrumptious and of course the Academy Award-nominated title song, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.

An Officer and a Gentleman - The Musical  
4 - 9 November 2024

Prepare to be swept off your feet with An Officer and a Gentleman The Musical, based on the award-winning 80s movie. This timeless story of love, courage, and redemption will make your heart soar and leave you breathless, longing for more.

18 - 23 November 2024

The musical phenomenon Hairspray returns!   After breaking box office records and delighting audiences in the West End, Broadway and on the big screen since 1988, this smash hit musical-comedy is heading back out on tour around the UK and Ireland.


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