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Sunderland Empire Theatre

9988_full.jpgSituated in the heart of the City Centre, Sunderland Empire is the North East's largest theatre. It is a splendid example of Edwardian architecture and celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2007.

Productions include West End Musicals such as 'The Lion King' and 'Evita', musical performances such as 'The Magic of Motown', comedy, ballets, childrens' performances, local drama and dance school productions and the annual Christmas Pantomime.

See the website for the latest shows for the whole family.

Theatre Tours
Come and see behind the scenes of the north-east's biggest theatre! Tours are now available on a monthly basis. Each tour will include full auditorium, backstage and onstage access - a real chance to see the sets and staging of big productions up close!
Following the tour we will retire to our beautiful dress circle bar for complimentary tea/coffee (mulled wine in December). We look forward to showing you around this stunning Edwardian theatre.
(Tours last approximately 1 hour 15 minutes)

£6 per person
Groups 10+ £5 per person
To book a place please pop into our box office or call us on our priority booking line, 0191 5661045.


Naughty but nice Puddings!

Naughty but nice Puddings!

Check out our delicious puddings, my favourite is the limoncello trifle, not suitable for the kids, but there are some other scrummy recipes that the whole family can enjoy! Take a look in our pudding section for recipes to make summer BBQ's and eating alfresco all the more tasty! My girls LOVE the chocolate pizza - making it, but mostly eating it!

Raring2go! KidsZone

Raring2go! KidsZone

Over the weekends and holidays there are always times when your children need some chill out time, or to fill an hour or so, or they say the dreaded 5 letter word - BORED! Well, our KidsZone is here to rescue you and them from these moments. Full of puzzles, colouring in sheets and activities from films and programmes there is lots to keep busy!