What's on at Waterside

What's on?
Family Club Membership

Family Club Membership

SAT 1 SEPT 2018 - SAT 31 AUG 2019

Families are invited to join our fantastic Family Club for just £7.50 per family per year for a range of ...

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Sale Nomads: Aladdin

Sale Nomads: Aladdin

FRI 11 - SUN 20 JAN

The story follows our hero, Aladdin, as he endeavours to seek his fortune, marry his sweetheart, Sheherezade, and save his ...

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ComedySportz 4 Tots

ComedySportz 4 Tots

SAT 19 JAN

A show aimed at kids aged six and under from the team behind ComedySportz. Each show promises plenty of BIG ...

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ComedySportz

ComedySportz

SAT 19 JAN

You've seen football. You've seen tennis. But have you seen Comedy as a sport? Then you don't want to miss ...

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Hans Rey: Riding Life

Hans Rey: Riding Life

THURS 24 JAN

Hans Rey, the former World Champion, pioneer of Freeride, Mountain Bike Hall of Famer and mountain bike adventurer, will take ...

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Family Rave

Family Rave

SAT 26 JAN

The ultimate family party returns with all your fave 90s and noughties tracks.

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Funny Girl (1968)

Funny Girl (1968)

THU 31 JAN

The life of Fanny Brice, famed comedienne and entertainer of the early 1900s. We see her rise to fame as ...

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Meet The Producers

Meet The Producers

THUR 31 JAN

Join our panel of producers and commissioners for insights into what production companies are looking for, how to pitch, who ...

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Into the Midst

Into the Midst

FRI 1 FEB

‘Into The Midst’ is a newly commissioned body of work by Manchester based artist Joseph Whitmore.

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Emergence 2019 Tour

Emergence 2019 Tour

FRI 1 FEB

This bold company of 12 dancers head out on their first tour with new works created especially for them by ...

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Mother's Ruin

Mother's Ruin

FRI 8 FEB

An inter-stellar line up of Mother’s Bloomers’ rising stars converging with some of your favourite constellations from the Mother’s Ruin ...

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Jack & the Beanstalk

Jack & the Beanstalk

MON 11 FEB

This classic fairytale now gets the Lyngo treatment so expect lots of surprises and beautiful images as Patrick Lynch (from ...

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Those Magnificent Men

Those Magnificent Men

THURS 14 FEB

The nail-biting, side-splitting true story of this daredevil flight by Mancunians pilot Capt. John Alcock and navigator Lt. Arthur Whitten ...

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ComedySportz 4 Tots

ComedySportz 4 Tots

SAT 16 FEB

A show aimed at kids aged six and under from the team behind ComedySportz. Each show promises plenty of BIG ...

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Black Panther (2018)

Black Panther (2018)

SAT 16 FEB

T'Challa, heir to the hidden but advanced kingdom of Wakanda, must step forward to lead his people into a new ...

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ComedySportz

ComedySportz

SAT 16 FEB

You've seen football. You've seen tennis. But have you seen Comedy as a sport? Then you don't want to miss ...

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The Northern Soultrain

The Northern Soultrain

SAT 23 FEB

Saturday 23rd of February sees a welcome return to Sale for the UK’s leading Northern Soul band ‘THE NORTHERN SOULTRAIN’ ...

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Four Go Wild in Wellies

Four Go Wild in Wellies

SUN 24 FEB

Four Go Wild in Wellies is a playful look at the negotiation of social structures – how friendships are built, ...

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Kast Off Kinks

Kast Off Kinks

THU 28 FEB

The Kast off Kinks are actual former members of the legendary band ‘The Kinks’, back together playing great music and ...

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WOLF

WOLF

THU 28 FEB

A one man medley of action, comedy and characters

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#Storytime

#Storytime

FRI 1 MAR

There is a story the bees used to tell, which makes it hard to disbelieve….

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Drip, Drip, Drip

Drip, Drip, Drip

SAT 2 MAR

Pipeline Theatre, known for indelible characters and breathtaking production values, take you on a break-neck, darkly comic and taboo-busting journey, ...

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Knight & Spiers

Knight & Spiers

THU 7 MAR

On a summer's day in 2016, the organisers of FolkEast Festival masterminded one of the most intriguing and exciting collaborations ...

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Short Story Course

Short Story Course

MON 11 MAR- MON 24 JUN

Through this six-part course, you will have the opportunity to hone your skills in short story writing.

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The Post (2018)

The Post (2018)

WED 13 MAR

A cover-up that spanned four U.S. Presidents pushed the country's first female newspaper publisher and a hard-driving editor to join ...

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Offstage

Offstage

FRI 15 MAR

In a universe, where theatre is life and life is a dream we find two performers, Harley and Pedro. They ...

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ComedySportz 4 Tots

ComedySportz 4 Tots

SAT 16 MAR

A show aimed at kids aged six and under from the team behind ComedySportz. Each show promises plenty of BIG ...

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ComedySportz

ComedySportz

SAT 16 MAR

You've seen football. You've seen tennis. But have you seen Comedy as a sport? Then you don't want to miss ...

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Stella

Stella

SUN 17 MAR

From her home on the Moon, Stella looks after the night sky. But the stars are fading and it’s up ...

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Writers Group

Writers Group

MON 18 MAR-

Led by poet Amy McCauley, these two hour creative writing workshops are open to all, and aim to facilitate new ...

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Bicycles & Fish

Bicycles & Fish

FRI 22 MAR

Combining comedy, storytelling and original songs, Bicycles and Fish is Katie’s charming award-winning debut show about the day she stopped ...

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The Lindisfarne Story

The Lindisfarne Story

TUES 26 MARCH

Former Lindisfarne band members, Ray Laidlaw and Billy Mitchell present a joyful, funny & emotional celebration of Tyneside's favourite band. ...

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WOKE

WOKE

THURS 28 MAR

The twin juggernauts of Hip-Hop and feminism are on a collision course. And Testament reckons he’s the guy to sort ...

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Kite

Kite

FRI 29 MAR

Stuck in her Grandma’s obsessively tidy flat, a recently orphaned girl discovers a kite which comes to life and takes ...

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Bouncers

Bouncers

THU 4 - SAT 6 APR

Lucky Eric, Judd, Les and Ralph are back and telling the tales of a Yorkshire nightclub. Of lads and lasses, ...

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Animation Network

Animation Network

MON 8 APR

Come along to our first CIT Animators Meet-up - a new bi-monthly event, with guests speakers and opportunities for animators.

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Rigoletto

Rigoletto

THU 11- SAT 13 APR

Bare Boards Opera presents an intense chamber production of Giuseppi Verdi’s thrilling tragedy at the Waterside in an accessible and ...

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Unsung

Unsung

FRI 12 APR

Unsung explores the untold stories of four pioneering and inspirational female figures from our past, asking why they, and hundreds ...

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ComedySportz 4 Tots

ComedySportz 4 Tots

SAT 13 APR

A show aimed at kids aged six and under from the team behind ComedySportz. Each show promises plenty of BIG ...

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ComedySportz

ComedySportz

SAT 13 APR

You've seen football. You've seen tennis. But have you seen Comedy as a sport? Then you don't want to miss ...

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Peter Rabbit (2018)

Peter Rabbit (2018)

WED 17 APR

Feature adaptation of Beatrix Potter's classic tale of a rebellious rabbit trying to sneak into a farmer's vegetable garden.

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Seaside Terror

Seaside Terror

THURS 18 APR

Odd Doll take a trip to the seaside, where there find more than they bargained for. The only other inhabitant ...

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Patrick Monahan #Goals

Patrick Monahan #Goals

THU 18 APR

Multi award winning comedian and Edinburgh Fringe Favourite, performs brand new stand up show, #goals. We all have life goals, ...

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Dear Zoo

Dear Zoo

FRI 19 - SAT 20 APR

After a successful debut tour, Dear Zoo the timeless children’s classic book returns to the stage in 2019! Join us ...

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The Orange Peel

The Orange Peel

THURS 25 - FRI 26 APR

Two brothers and their partners. One dinner. Nothing off limits. From multi-award-winning TilThisNight, supported by Stephen Fry, comes a dark ...

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SAMT: Jekyll & Hyde

SAMT: Jekyll & Hyde

TUE 30 APR- SAT 4 MAY

Based on Robert Louis Stevenson's classic thriller, Jekyll & Hyde is the gripping tale of a brilliant mind gone horrifically ...

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SAME SAME DIFFERENT

SAME SAME DIFFERENT

FRI 10 MAY

SAME SAME DIFFERENT is a new verbatim play about adoption, identity and belonging, sharing stories gathered from adoptees living all ...

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Ballet Central

Ballet Central

SAT 11 MAY

This is a chance to see young dance graduates on the cusp of their professional careers perform a varied programme ...

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Heather Peace

Heather Peace

WED 15 MAY

Heather Peace is back on the road, playing six exclusive tour dates across the UK. The much anticipated tour will ...

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Gangsta Granny

Gangsta Granny

SUN 16 JUN

Meet Ben, an 11-year-old want-to-be plumber fed up with spending his Friday nights at granny’s. All she wants to do ...

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Private Lives

Private Lives

SUN 23 JUN

Heartbreak Productions welcome you to L’Hotel Crevecoeur. May we please remind you to follow hotel rules (we have them for ...

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