The Fire Station

The Fire Station is a vibrant, mid-scale live music and performance venue in the heart of Sunderland – housing the brand-new state-of-the-art auditorium and the Engine Room bar & bistro. Whether you’re an indie rock champion, adventurous jazzer, theatre buff, comedy enthusiast or just after a great night out, our programme is packed with entertainment from music and comedy to dance and theatre. With studios, rehearsal space and teaching rooms upstairs, we’re inviting you to give it a go for yourself as well as nurturing the next generation of performers.

The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland SR1 3HA
Contact telephone: 01915700007
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Royal Northern Sinfonia: The French Connection
The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland Sat 28 May
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The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland Thu 2 June
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The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland Wed 8 June
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The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland Thu 16 June
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The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland Sat 18 June
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The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland Tue 21 June and Wed 22 June
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The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland Tue 6 Sep 2022
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The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland Sat 17 Sep 2022
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The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland Wed 21 Sep 2022 and Thu 22 Sep 2022
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The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland Tue 27 Sep 2022
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The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland Sat 1 Oct 2022
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The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland Mon 3 Oct 2022
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The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland Tue 4 Oct 2022 and Wed 5 Oct 2022
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The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland Fri 7 Oct 2022
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The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland Thu 13 Oct 2022
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The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland Fri 21 Oct 2022
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The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland Wed 26 Oct 2022
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The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland Sat 29 Oct 2022
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The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland Fri 11 Nov 2022
Beth Nielsen Chapman
The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland Sun 13 Nov 2022
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The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland Wed 16 Nov 2022 and Thu 17 Nov 2022
The Sharon Shannon Trio
The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland Sun 12 Feb 2023
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The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland Sat 18 Feb 2023