A Place Where Everyone Can Come Together

GCT Presents: The Often Herd
Fri, Oct 02
Gosforth Civic Theatre
Oct 02, 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Gosforth Civic Theatre, Regent Farm Rd, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 3HD, UK
The Often Herd reach beyond what is expected of a bluegrass band, marrying the wistful sunshine harmonies of Southern California with the striking industrial allure of their home in the North East of England. See them in the socially-distant yet intimate surrounds of Gosforth Civic Theatre.
GCT Folk Club: The Teacups Trio
Fri, Oct 09
Gosforth Civic Theatre
Oct 09, 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM
Gosforth Civic Theatre, Regent Farm Rd, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 3HD, UK
Comprising the singing talents of Kate Locksley, Rosie Calvert and Will Finn, the a capella group have been creating a storm across the UK festival circuit in the past few years with critically acclaimed performances. The group are due to take an indefinite hiatus. Catch them while you still can.
GCT Jazz Club presents Paul Edis Trio
Sat, Oct 17
Gosforth Civic Theatre
Oct 17, 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM
Gosforth Civic Theatre, Regent Farm Rd, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 3HD, UK
‘Brilliant young pianist' Paul Edis is joined by virtuosos Andy Champion and Russ Morgan to perform swinging music rooted in the straight-ahead tradition. October 2020 sees the release of Snakes and Ladders including a live-streamed album launch at Gosforth Civic Theatre on October 17th.

We're an arts venue and cafe in Gosforth, Newcastle which is home to, and run by,

Liberdade Community Development Trust, a charity that works with people with learning disabilities and autism, giving them a place to belong, work and get involved in the arts and their community

GCT is a truly inclusive space for performance, music, cinema, at the heart of the community;

and, as a charity, every penny you spend in our cafe or donate supports us and the work we do .

  • Cafe

    Homemade food, artisan coffee, local suppliers, licensed bar, relaxed atmosphere and free wifi.

  • Classes

    GCT is a hive of activity throughout the week during term time with great classes and activities.

  • Families

    We're brilliant place to bring your little ones with regular activities and one off events perfect for families

“We wanted to provide something for the community, instead of it being the other way around… here people can see that we’ve got skills, that we can be useful”

Ed, Liberdade Company Member

Gosforth Civic Theatre

Regent Farm Road,


Newcastle upon Tyne,


0191 284 3700 


Cafe Opening Hours

Monday - Friday - 9am - 3pm

Saturday Closed

Sunday Closed

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