Darlington Hippodrome

    Darlington Hippodrome (formerly Darlington Civic Theatre) re-opened in November 2017 after a £13.7m restoration.

    Darlington Civic Theatre first opened its doors on Monday 2 September 1907 as the New Hippodrome & Palace of Varieties under the leadership of Managing Director Signor Rino Pepi, an internationally renowned ‘protean’ or quick change artist.


    Upcoming events at Darlington Hippodrome

    Puttin’ On The Ritz

    The golden age of Hollywood life on stage!

    Darlington Hippodrome

    6 Aug 2019 - 8 Aug 2019

    PUTTIN’ ON THE RITZ is a spectacular, all-singing all-dancing stage production featuring the most famous...

    Billionaire Boy

    David Walliams best-selling story comes to life

    Darlington Hippodrome

    6 Nov 2019 - 10 Nov 2019

    Joe Spud is twelve years old and the richest boy in the country. He has...


    The Spice Girls Show

    Darlington Hippodrome

    8 Sep 2019

    WANNABE – The Spice Girls Show is a musical stage show celebrating the career of...

    The National Gilbert and Sullivan Opera Company

    The Gondoliers, The Pirates Of Penzance & The Mikado

    Darlington Hippodrome

    1 Aug 2019 - 3 Aug 2019

    Thursday 1 August 7.30pm – THE GONDOLIERS: This sparkling new production is visually stunning with...

    In The Night Garden Live

    Brand new live show!

    Darlington Hippodrome

    28 Sep 2019 - 29 Sep 2019

    Take a spectacular journey into the magical world of In the Night Garden and experience...

    Puttin’ On The Ritz

    The Song and Dance Extravaganza

    Darlington Hippodrome

    6 Aug 2019 - 8 Aug 2019

    PUTTIN’ ON THE RITZ is a spectacular, all-singing all-dancing stage production featuring the most famous...

    Stones in his Pockets

    Olivier Award Winner - Best Comedy

    Darlington Hippodrome

    15 Jul 2019 - 20 Jul 2019

    A small village in rural Ireland is turned upside down when a major Hollywood film...

    The Magic Of The Beatles

    Abbey Road Anniversary Tour

    Darlington Hippodrome

    10 Aug 2019

    One of the UK’s leading Beatles tribute shows. If you’re looking for an authentic, lively...

    Madagascar The Musical

    You'll go wild for it!

    Darlington Hippodrome

    9 Oct 2019 - 13 Oct 2019

    Join Alex, Marty, Melman and Gloria as they bound out of the zoo and onto...

    Sun Records: The Concert

    The legendary record label that brought you Elvis Presley, Jerry Lee Lewis, Johnny Cash, Roy Orbison and scores more rockin' pioneers, comes to life live on stage!

    Darlington Hippodrome

    31 Jul 2019

    Revisit the blessed recording studio where the distinctive sound we know and love today was...

    The Ladyboys Of Bangkok

    The Greatest Showgirls Tour

    Darlington Hippodrome

    6 Sep 2019

    Now seen by over 3,000,000 people Cheekier, funnier and as spectacular as ever, this amazing...

    Jason Manford stars as Lieutenant Frank Cioffi in Curtains

    The Musical Whodunit!

    Darlington Hippodrome

    12 Nov 2019 - 16 Nov 2019

    Embarking on it’s first major UK tour, the Tony award-winning smash hit musical murder mystery...

    Rhythm Of The Dance

    20th Anniversary Tour

    Darlington Hippodrome

    23 Jul 2019

    This dance and music extravaganza contains a wealth of Irish talent, an exciting 2-hour trip...

    Buddy: The Buddy Holly Story

    The rock and roll hit returns on its 30th Anniversary Tour!

    Darlington Hippodrome

    17 Sep 2019 - 21 Sep 2019

    This sensational multi award-winning West End show first opened in 1989 and has been thrilling...
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