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A cartoon of a gingerbread man with title The Gingerbread Man

The Gingerbread Man

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Run, run as fast as you can…This Halloween, the Gingerbread Man is…ALIIIIIVE!

One dark and stormy night, by the light of a fiery oven, a baking experiment goes terribly wrong and creates a monster… a Gingerbread Man! Can he be stopped before he wreaks untold havoc?

With live music, puppets, and the most milk-curdling baked goods around, this show for little ghouls under 7 and their families is a spooky Halloween treat!

Running time

50 mins (no interval)


Stage 3

Northern Stage
Barras Bridge
Newcastle upon Tyne

Age Guidance

Under 7s and their families

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Stage 1
A cartoon drawing of a boy with a bird on his head. There's an orange background.

The Bird in the Window

Stage 3
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Hey Diddle Diddle

Stage 3

Access at Northern Stage

There are two entrances to the theatre, Kings Road Entrance (this is the taxi drop-off/collection point) and the Main Entrance.

Both level entrances have automated doors. These lead into the foyer area where you will find the Restaurant, Bar, Box Office and entrances to Stages 1, 2 and 3.


Northern Stage is fully accessible. The theatre has three lifts providing access to all parts of the building, including the accessible toilets, baby changing facilities, stages 2 & 3 and the backstage area. Buggy parking is available


There are five wheelchair positions in Stage 1, two positions in Stage 2 and all seats are removeable in Stage 3.


Accessible toilets in Stage 3 and Stage 2 lower entrance lobby.


Induction loop system in all public spaces, and an infra-red system in all three stages. (In Stage 1 the induction loop is best covered in rows E – L)


One free ticket for the assistant of a disabled person who is not able to attend unaccompanied.


Guide, hearing and all working dogs are welcome here

Accessibility at Norther Stage
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To discuss any access needs, take a look at our access page or please call our Box Office on 0191 230 5151.

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