A hound! Some toast! A bottom!
Northern Stage have reached into their big bag of Amazing Productions and pulled out some real zingers for their autumn season. Licking her lips in anticipation: Gail-Nina And...
Thai and tease
Those cheeky Lady Boys are back in Newcastle this autumn and, as ever, they will be offering you a lot more Bangkok for your buck.
Now it’s Tee-hee-sdale
Teesdale comedy promoter ‘Funny Way To Be’ have announced their fab Autumn/Winter programme at The Witham in Barnard Castle and it’s something of a trove.
Oh, those Russians…
Chekhov’s short stories are at the very pinnacle of the form and five of them have been newly adapted for a production coming to the Queen’s Hall Arts Centre in Hexham.
Clear White Light strikes twice
‘Clear White Light’ at Live Theatre was one of the theatrical events of 2018 and, what do you know, it’s back again this autumn.
Gracefool Collective’s ‘This Is Not A Wedding’ is the kind of post-intellectual-pseudo-spiritual-feminist-comedy-dance theatre that we can really get behind. (And behind seems...
Now with added positivity
Susie McCabe has always been something of an optimistic cynic but now, in her 40th year, she’s preparing to embrace all the good things in life.
A religious experience
‘The Book of Mormon’ is the greatest piece of musical theatre to bubble forth in the last ten years (I’m calling it) and it’s coming to the Sunderland Empire in August.
The Kagools create the maddest of madcap worlds and you’re all invited to pay their latest forays into the outer reaches of physical comedy a visit when they play the next Cat...
Who’s in the House?
The Customs House in South Shields have already had a super 2019 and the coming months look rather tasty, too.
Can we mention Autumn, yet?
I know that the sun is still beating down but Northern Stage have such an enticing Autumn programme that I simply can’t wait to tell you about it…
There will be thrills aplenty when this year’s Billingham International Folklore Festival of World Dance opens its doors in August.
Trivial comedy for serious people
Oscar Wilde’s finest ‘The Importance of Being Earnest’ is coming to the Gala Theatre in August. Altogether now: A HANDBAG!