Students join the Dirty Dancing professionals
Young dancers will be strutting their stuff with the professionals when they take to the stage at the Playhouse Whitley Bay.
Sixteen students from the Gillian Quinn School of Theatre Dance will appear in Dirty Dancing tonight (Thursday).
The group has choreographed a section in the second act, with spectacular music and costumes.
Meanwhile, three younger members of the school are appearing in Hansel and Gretel at the Theatre Royal, Newcastle.