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Durham University


Theatre, music and cinema

Across Durham and Queen’s Campus there are 70 student theatre companies and musical groups performing a wide variety of high-quality shows.

The Gala Theatre, in Durham City centre, has a theatre and two cinema screens, and hosts a regular programme of live events and film screenings.

Newcastle has numerous theatre and film venues, including the Theatre Royal (regional home to the Royal Shakespeare Company) and Tyneside Cinema.

Intu Metrocentre at Gateshead also hosts the ODEON IMAX Cinema which offers a VIP area, 3D screen and the first IMAX screen in the region.

Stockton’s entertainment venues include the Stockton Arts Centre (ARC) and the Showcase Cinema Teeside.