You’ll know this fella, right?
Greatest Living Englishman, Michael Palin, is coming to the Tyne Theatre & Opera House in September – courtesy of Waterstone’s – to chat about his fascinating new book, Erebus...
Through the regulars of a northern pub Jim Cartwright’s ‘Two’ gives us a sharp examination of working class life and it’s coming to Durham’s Gala Theatre in early October.
Four women. One century.
Written in 1985, My Mother Said I Never Should, is a modern classic and its revival sees it calling at Queen’s Hall Arts Centre in Hexham and Durham’s Gala Theatre this Septem...
This looks kind of contagious
A major new dance work exploring viral contagion and war as pandemic is – ahem – sweeping the nation. (Including the Gymnasium Gallery in Berwick where it’s premiering - for f...
The Bard of Tyneside returns
The Ed Waugh penned The Great Joe Wilson tells the story of one of the region’s first genuine superstars and it’s touring throughout the north-east in September.
More Bangkok for your buck
Those ever so outrageous Ladyboys of Bangkok are fully intent on taking over Newcastle this autumn for their latest spectacular, which is taking the theme ‘Wonder Women’.
Well, that’s a funny way to be
Local promoters Funny Way To Be have announced their autumn programme for Barnard Castle and it looks like it’s packing more laughs than Donald Trump falling into a combine ha...
Jabberwocky gets set for lift off
Jabberwocky Market are gearing up to bring us their next season of incredible theatre in Darlington – and beyond – in early October. Get set for rare thrills.
We’ll always have Parris
The very funny Rachel Parris is coming to The Stand in Newcastle this September, which I think is good news for anyone who likes a laugh.
They’ve picked up the craic
One of the highlights of Live Theatre’s autumn/winter season is Roddy Doyle’s ‘Two Pints’, which is having its British premiere in Newcastle before pitching up at the Peacock ...
Northern Stage are spoiling us again
Northern Stage’s autumn programme is giving us more highlights than a 1980s hairdresser, but there are a couple of shows in particular that are pegging our interest levels at ...
This one goes up to 11
If you’ve ever loved music (ie I’m talking about you) then ‘Fans’ – a powerful mix of new writing and raucous live music at Live Theatre – is for you.
Making Hell hilarious
BenDeLaCreme, star of the cult hit RuPaul’s Drag Race, is bringing her much lauded Inferno A-Go-Go tour to the UK this August, and, what do you know, she will be swinging by t...