The Playhouse Whitley Bay is a swanky, ultra modern entertainment venue. It boasts of a top class expansive auditorium that can seat around 628 people. The building itself is wonderful and contemporary in style. The sound and other technical facilities are the finest. The bar and lounge area is modern and very impressive. Due to open by the end of the year, you will be astonished at the massive restoration and modernization of the venue. Later this year you can watch popular shows like Calamity Jane, the Tales of Peter Rabbit, Moscow Ballet, The Waltz King and much more. From dance, to comedy, to musicals and theater, there is something to suit everyone's cultural needs.