Teach this woman a lesson...
The fabulous Jess Johnson is starring in Durham Gala Theatre’s own production of Willy Russell’s peerless ‘Educating Rita’ in early April.
Exhilarating. Emotional. Provoking.
Stopgap Dance Company’s The Enormous Room sees them, well, pulling out all of the stops. It’s coming to ARC in Stockton this March.
Could it be magic…
A man flinging playing cards into a camera? Yep, it most definitely is magic, in this case magic from the world renowned Mahdi Gilbert who is just one of the big names at this...
Remembering Mark Potts
When it came to enthusiastic champions of the north-east’s spoken-word scene, nobody was more enthusiastic (or, indeed, more champion) than the late Mark Potts.
Susan’s the one on the left etc
One of the funniest stand-ups around today is Susan Calman (a lesbian, if you please) who won fistfuls of glittering reviews for her latest show, The Calman Before The Storm, ...
Northern Stage’s Queens of the North season includes two powerful tales that feature larger than life women taking the spotlight. ‘Dr Frankenstein’ sees Victoria Frankenstein ...
Hark! It's GemArts' new season!
The wonderful GemArts’ spring/summer season has just been announced and it’s packed with the kind of goodies that’ll have your anticipation levels tipping the scales at THRILL...
Are you the marrying kind?
Based on the Adam Sandler film of the same name, The Wedding Singer is a searing indictment of US involvement in the Middle-East (or a feel-good musical that’ll have you danci...
Sunderland Stages! 2017 plans!
The wonderfully inventive Sunderland Stages is back in early 2017 with a spring programme that will have your cultural nerve endings dancing a conga of delight.
It’s alive! It’s alive! Again!
Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein is a work that continues to be reinterpreted and Dr Frankenstein at Northern Stage is a fascinating new take on the macabre tale, this time with th...