O2 Academy Newcastle

O2 Academy Newcastle

Westgate Road, NE1 1SW Newcastle United Kingdom

O2 Academy Newcastle Info

O2 Academy Newcastle,
Westgate Road,
O2 Academy 2 Newcastle,
Westgate Road,

- To find O2 Academy Newcastle visit www.maps.google.co.uk
- Travel information in and around Newcastle visit www.visitnewcastle.org.uk

Nearest Car Parks:
Fenkle Street Car Park
Up to 1 Hour: £2
1-2 Hours: £4
2-5 Hours: £6
5-8 Hours: £8
8+ (per 24 Hours): £12
Pay at Hotel Indigo reception

Waterloo Street Multi Storey Car Park
Free after 6.30pm
Nearest Train Station:
- Newcastle Central Station (08457 48 49 50) or visit www.nationalrail.co.uk
Nearest Bus:
- For bus routes visit www.stagecoachbus.com
Nearest Metro:
- Central Station or visit www.nexus.org.uk
Nearest Hotel:
- Hotel Indigo Newcastle www.hotelindigonewcastle.com
Now open! Hotel Indigo Newcastle is set to be the city's most exciting boutique destination to date. Positioned in the Grainger Town area (Fenkle Street), Hotel Indigo Newcastle boasts an enviable city centre postcode and is conveniently located just two minutes from Newcastle's Central Station and a mere 10 minutes from the glorious grounds of the Newcastle United Football Club, not to mention the many shops, bars and attractions of Newcastle town centre.
This impressive, upscale venue has already set tongues wagging, with much attention featuring around the eagerly awaited Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Bar & Grill. This, along with our fresh, vibrant and modern approach to hospitality is what will ensure a enjoyable, refreshing and unforgettable experience by you, our guest.

Book Tickets:
- To purchase tickets in person, the O2 Academy Newcastle Box Office is open for cash ticket sales between 12pm - 4pm, Monday - Saturday (until 6pm on Thursdays) (No booking fee charged on cash transactions). Public holidays may vary
- Door sales on the night of a show are CASH ONLY.

To book tickets for O2 Academy Newcastle:
Please contact the venue direct on 0191 260 2020 or email boxoffice@o2academynewcastle.co.uk to enquire about availability and provide them with information on any requirements you have.

Companion / Carer Ticket
This venue offers one free companion ticket, which can be booked by contacting the venue directly. These can be limited in availability so please ensure you contact the venue as soon as possible to arrange.

Companion / carer ticket holders should be able to meet the needs and assist the person they are accompanying in the event of an emergency.
Braille information sheets are available on request please email boxoffice@o2academynewcastle.co.uk or call 0191 260 2020.

Arriving at the Venue
We recommend arriving at the venue 10 - 15 minutes prior to the doors opening. The door time will be stated on the tickets or confirmations. Please try to arrive at the venue no later than 60 minutes after the doors open.

On arrival please go to the front door and give your name to security / present your email confirmation. Security will guide you through the process of getting your carer pass (if applicable) and getting to the required viewing area.

Accessible Area & Facilities
The area at O2 Academy Newcastle is located in front of the main bar in Academy 1 and can be accessed by lift. The area can accommodate up to approximately 2 wheelchairs with a maximum of 10 seats. To get to this area you will need to use a lift to the main room, followed by the use of a disabled lift (if required). Alternatively, when balcony seating is available, this is accessible via the use of a lift (Please note there are several stair steps that need to be taken in order to get access to the balcony seating).

The area at O2 Academy2 Newcastle is located at the front of the room next to the stage barrier or on the raised area at the side of the stage for customers that can use stairs to access seating. The area can accommodate approximately 1 wheelchair and a maximum of 4 seats. To get to this area you will need to use the lift directly to the room

There is one accessible toilet in the venue, which is accessed by radar key.

Strobe Lighting & Effects
Events may use strobes, stroboscopic lighting, smoke effects & pyrotechnics. On such shows signs are displayed. On shows with a higher than usual amount / level of this effect extra signage is displayed.

A beautiful historic venue, AMG invested millions to restore the former City Centre bingo hall on Westgate Road in October 2005. Boasting a magnificent auditorium with original features in the ceiling and stairways and balcony, it really is a dramatic and atmospheric space. The venue also houses a secondary O2 Academy 2 Newcastle space with a production-complete capacity of 400 for showcasing new talent from the local area and breaking new acts on the touring circuit.

Contact Us
- Box Office: 0844 477 2000 (24 Hr) Calls to 0844 numbers will cost 7p per minute.
- Email: boxoffice@o2academynewcastle.co.uk
- Tel: 0191 260 2020
- For recruitment, visit Academy Music Group
- For press please email press@academy-music-group.co.uk
- For marketing and partnerships please email jonny@academy-music-group.co.uk

Disabled Access Tickets:
" Please contact the venue prior to the show to book disabled tickets or to discuss disabled access
" Call the Box Office Manager Lucy Dyke on 0191 260 2020 option 4 between 10am and 6pm, Monday - Friday
" Alternatively please email boxoffice@o2academynewcastle.co.uk



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