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Alphabetti Theatre

Closed Now: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
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Best venue in the north east for supporting local artists

Love alphabeti been loads as a punter but recently I had the joy of putting on a show for the venue... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Callum B
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Woven Bones

Absolutely riveting performance. Brilliant acting. Thank you! Definitely recommend the... read more

Reviewed June 27, 2018
Mary M
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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"Alphabetti is a hidden gem of Newcastle" Customer We're an intimate 80 venue, cafe, bar and second hand bookshop. We create, produce and program new original work across the performing arts including theatre, comedy, music and poetry - we have a...more
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St James Boulevard, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4HP, England
+44 191 261 9125
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love alphabeti been loads as a punter but recently I had the joy of putting on a show for the venue as part of a youth theatre festival they were hosting with a bunch of young adults I teach. The staff were great and really...More

Thank Callum B
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely riveting performance. Brilliant acting. Thank you! Definitely recommend the Alphabetical Theatre, Newcastle.

Thank Mary M
Reviewed January 13, 2018 via mobile

The new venue ...... definitely the same shabby chic and clever use of space , my son and myself were aware of a smell a mixture of burnt onion and ‘something’else 😟 it was very full with the audience for the rat race event ....More

Thank sally-copps49
Reviewed November 25, 2017

Unless you already knew that this was a theatre, you'd never guess. It is small, situated between car parks in a commercial area, and looks more like a small factory or warehouse. Until you enter its doors, that is, and find a warm vibrant atmosphere,...More

Thank Robin S
Reviewed November 21, 2017

I attended to see another excellent CaroleW Theatre production and I can simply confirm the consistency of the excellent venue, the hospitality and the relaxed inclusive atmosphere of this brilliant theatre. It is a best kept secret but it would be a shame for so...More

Thank Ian M
Reviewed March 22, 2017

As you walk around the corner towards the main door of Alphabetti, you may be forgiven for briefly considering it as some sort of ambush or trick, as there aren't many venues in such unglamorous surroundings. However, once inside you find a truly unique, independent...More

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Reviewed March 2, 2017 via mobile

Great place for the arts and is unfortunately closing down soon at this particular venue. It's been a great place to watch all sorts of art in action. Highly recommended

Thank carlsonley
Reviewed February 4, 2017 via mobile

It's very easy to miss Alphabetti Theatre... it's accessed down a tiny side street by an abandoned car park. Once you find it though you are in for a treat. You descend underground past walls covered in local art and cartoons. Next you het to...More

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Reviewed February 2, 2017 via mobile

The very intriguing and inventive space is on the move . I have followed the ups and downs of this venue . It has delighted and amazed me and now it is being moved , because the building is being demolished . Not only this...More

Thank sally-copps49
Reviewed October 7, 2016

I had meaning to go here for a while and as we were going with college to see a play I was really excited. Awesome use of the space. I would always have to have someone with me though as I have a walking frame...More

Thank june s
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