Playing Up are in the process of planning for our Autumn show at Northern Stage on Tuesday 14th November at 7.45pm.  More details to come soon.

In the meantime, our genial hosts, Northern Stage are looking for actors that they don’t know but should.  Further details below:

Are you interested in professional actor training?

Do you want to join Northern Stage’s NORTH Company?

NORTH Actor Training will give you the chance to enhance your current skills, learn new ones and gain valuable insight into the world of professional theatre.

Twice a year we run 10-week courses in professional performance training for actors aged 20+ at the early stages of their careers.

As well as training, NORTH Company members receive free tickets to Northern Stage productions and access masterclasses with creative teams and performers.

Auditions are at Northern Stage on Tuesday 12, 19 and 26 September from 6-8pm. If your application is successful you will be notified by Mon 4 Sep.


The audition will be chance to find out more about the NORTH Actor Training programme and meet the team leading it. you will work in a group and be asked to prepare a 2 minute contemporary speech.

Click HERE for more details.