Some of the biggest names in entertainment, The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Morecambe and Wise, The Bee Gees, Roy Orbison, T-Rex and Shirley Bassey to name but a few, have all played the Globe.
And now the art-deco venue is set to open its doors in September 2021, this time as a nationally renowned, 3,000 capacity live entertainment venue - the biggest of its kind between Leeds and Newcastle.
Tickets are already on sale for a number of top comedy and music acts including Chris Ramsey, Diversity and Paloma Faith to name a few. To view the latest line up and buy tickets visit www.stocktonglobe.co.uk.
The restoration of the Globe, which was built in 1935, was funded by Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council and a £4.5million grant from The National Lottery Heritage Fund’s Heritage Enterprise scheme, as well as a £774,000 grant from the Capital Kickstart Fund, part of the
Government’s £1.57billion Culture Recovery Fund.
A world class operator
Internationally renowned live entertainment operator – The Ambassador Theatre Group (ATG) – has signed the Globe.
ATG is a global leader in live theatre and music with nearly 50 venues in Britain, the USA and Australia.
Among its portfolio are the USA’s biggest Broadway Theatre, The Lyric – home to the world renowned Cirque du Soleil, Sydney’s Theatre Royal as well as historic West End theatres like The Apollo Victoria and The Savoy.
- Opening, September 2021
A programme of heritage activities are under way including:
- Heritage apprenticeships and workshops
- Reminiscence projects
- Photography and film projects
- Heritage trails
Keep checking www.facebook.com/TheGlobeStockton for updates and how to get involved.