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An Evening with Monty Don - Down to Earth

Gala, Durham

Monty is a renowned gardening writer, BBC television presenter, and one of the UK's favourite and most respected gardeners. With TV credits include ...

Freepass

Head of Steam, Railway Museum, Darlington

textile and media based exhibition by artist Catherine Howard. The exhibition explores railway heritage and journeys travelled on the railways from ...

Peter Pan Easter Panto

Civic Theatre, Darlington

Let your dreams take flight at Darlington civic theatre. Join Wendy, Michael and John as they take off to Neverland with the boy who never grows up… ...

Palma Violets

Inside Out , Newton Aycliffe

PALMA VIOLETS + support from WE ARE BOA & AVALANCHE PARTY. Tickets available online at: www.skiddle.com/e/12139498 ...

‘Inspirational Women of the North East’ & ‘Love From, Women’

Crown Street Gallery, Darlington

Exhibitions by and of inspirational women from local areas. ...
Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Feb 5, 2014 until Feb 20, 2014.   Times: 09:00-18:00

Witham Rocks? Discover the real Henry Witham

The Witham, Barnard Castle

An exhibition celebrating the life of one of Barnard Castle's most loved historic figures. ...
Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Feb 5, 2014 until Feb 28, 2014.   Times: 10:00-16:00

The Ska Beats & the Roundels

Georgian Theatre, Stockton

live music ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 20:00

A Winter's Tale

Fauconberg Arms, Coxwold

By Common Ground Touring Theatre Company ...
Category: Theatre
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: All day event.

The Louisa Lagoon Adventure Play

The Louisa Lagoon Adventure Play

The Louisa Centre, Stanley

The Louisa Lagoon is a giant four-level play frame jam packed with fun for children aged 5 years + (up to height 4"9). There’s slippery slides, dizzy discs, rope climbs, climbing walls, splat pads ...

Category: Kids
Dates: Feb 3, 2014 until Sep 30, 2014.   Times: 08:00-19:30

Photography Exhibition - Chris Walker

The Bridge Centre for Visual Arts, Darlington

Entitled 'This Way Half-Price ' this exhibition by Chris Walker contains images from a street photo project, concentrating on 'Postermen' and the changing street scene in the UK. ...
Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Feb 1, 2014 until Mar 28, 2014.   Times: 10:00-16:00

Photography Exhibition - Dave Thomas

The Bridge Centre for Visual Arts, Darlington

Alternative Landscapes - an exhibition of Dave Thomas photographs. Dave's images are reconstructions of found landscapes, often showing industrial or urban scenarios and the sea, that represent ways ...
Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Feb 3, 2014 until Mar 28, 2014.   Times: 10:00-16:00

Nostalgia Record Hop

Masonic Hall, Bishop Auckland

Nostalgia's Record Hop, if you like music from the 1950's come along and socialise, have a dance, meet new friends. First Friday of the month. ...
Category: Music - Other
Dates: Feb 7, 2014 until Apr 4, 2014.   Times: 19:00-23:00

Yoga for Sports Lovers

Yoga for Sports Lovers

Home, Darlington

Private classes dedicated for sports people who wish to increase their range of movement, strength and performance. These classes will target the issues that you want to work with in a sustainable, ...

Category: Sport & Fitness
Dates: Feb 3, 2014 until Jul 4, 2014.   Times: All day event.

Yoga classes to calm the mind

Yoga classes to calm the mind

Home, Darlington

Private and small yoga classes held in a homely environment. Gentle, relaxing yet strengthening, these classes give you personal attention and permission to start from where you are. I work ...

Category: Classes, Courses & Workshops
Dates: Feb 3, 2014 until Jul 4, 2014.   Times: All day event.

Michael Woods

St Mary's Heritage Centre, Gateshead

live music ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 19:30

Kev Christie

Three Tuns, Shildon

live music ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Neil Molloy - Displacement Theory

Neil Molloy - Displacement Theory

DLI Museum & Art Gallery, Durham

Displacement Theory is a sculpture by Neil Molloy. It provokes questions and symbolises the journeys made during the Holocaust and subsequent genocides. Sacks, bundles and suitcases, hurriedly ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Jan 31, 2014 until Mar 30, 2014.   Times: 10:00-16:00

Dixon J Scott

Penny Gill, Spennymoor

Live music ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Marty Scott

WMC, Ferryhill

live music ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 19:30

Steve Paver's Xsoulents

Beechwood Easterside & District SC, Middlesbrough

live music ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 19:45

Murphy's Legacy

The Customs House, South Shields

The 30 strong cast will include dancers from the Hannon Murphy School of Irish dancing. Performing alongside the full cast will be The Craikers, featuring the talent of All Ireland Champions, Lord of ...
Category: Theatre
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 19:30

Soft Play Area

Soft Play Area

The Dolphin Centre, Darlington

'Under the Sea' soft play area with interactive features, offering activity for children up to the age of 10. Separate area for young children and babies. Additional play area with sensory ...

Category: Kids
Dates: Feb 3, 2014 until Dec 23, 2014.   Times: 10:00-18:00

Hello Darkness - Markus Kartiess

mima, Middlesbrough

An exhibition featuring the thought-provoking ceramic sculptures and a sound installation developed by Markus Karstiess during his year-long Lipman residency in Newcastle University’s Fine Art ...
Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Jan 31, 2014 until Apr 4, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Four Nations Capitals & Retrospective

Four Nations Capitals & Retrospective

Northern Print, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Panayiotis Kalorkoti's research into the national identity of the British people is reflected in this exhibition of his work that explores the ethos and iconography of Britain's four capital cities. ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Feb 1, 2014 until Mar 8, 2014.   Times: 10:00

The Odd Couple (Female Version)

The City Theatre, Durham

Comedy by Neil Simon............mis -matched friends move in together and the fun begins! Performances from Feb 2-8 Sun 2.30, Mon -Sat 7.30.Tickets from Durham Gala Theatre. ...
Category: Theatre
Dates: Feb 3, 2014 until Feb 8, 2014.   Times: 19:30-22:00

Nature in the Spotlight

Nature in the Spotlight

Inspired By Gallery, Danby

Wildlife artist Andrew Hutchinson and wildlife photographer Steve Race kick off a new year of exhibitions at the Inspired by… gallery. Exhibiting alongside them will be Rosie Dean with ‘Pathways ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Feb 1, 2014 until Mar 3, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Kevin Montgomery and the Endangered

Kevin Montgomery and the Endangered

Cluny 2, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

live ...

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Stone Idols

Stone Idols

Market Tavern, Chester-le-Street

High energy power pop show delivers a pile-driving set of excellent songs by Stereophonics, Kings Of Leon, Zutons, Bryan Adams, Queen, Green Day, Robert Palmer, Beatles, Killers, Scissor Sisters, ...

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 21:00

Electric Parade

Electric Parade

O'Neills, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Electric Parade were formed in late 2009 featuring former members of several local bands. A female-fronted blues / rock band, Electric Parade cover a wide variety of artists including: Johnny Cash, ...

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 21:00

Brydon Acoustic

Brydon Acoustic

Three Mile Inn, Gosforth

Indie /Pop /Rock...Piano and acoustic guitar cover songs from classic and modern artists such as The Beatles, Oasis, Stereophonics, Paul Weller, Razorlite, Killers, Snow Patrol, Kings Of Leon, The ...

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 21:00

Whole Hog

Whole Hog

Big Jug, Durham

An exciting and talented band from the North East., covering iconic bands such as Fleetwood Mac, Steely Dan, Free, The Who, Led Zep, Pink Floyd and many more. ...

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 21:00

The Firelight Opera

The Firelight Opera

Greens, Sunderland

Playing a great range of singalong covers from the 60's to present day including The Beatles, The Kinks, Oasis, Ed Sheeran, The Killers, Foo Fighters.. ...

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 21:00

Swimming

Swimming

The Dolphin Centre, Darlington

Eight-lane 25m competition standard swimming pool; Training Pool; Interactive Toddler Pool; 1m, 3m and 5m board Diving Pool, 2 Waterslides and an Inflatable. For more information visit ...

Category: Sport & Fitness
Dates: Jan 23, 2014 until Oct 19, 2014.   Times: 06:30-20:00

The Dead Indians, plus behold A Pale Horse, Fading Face

Cluny , Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

The Dead Indians are a freewheelin gathering of tribes, cosmic minds, electric souls and country hearts mining from the deep seems of Life, Times, Love and Blues ! Ably abetted by visual projections ...
Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Mudsharks

Mudsharks

Fat Ox, Whitley Bay

Mudsharks are a hardrock cvers band formerly known as Bad Medicine. For a great night of heavy rock music played by musicians who love their music come along to see us. The set is with a harder ...

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 21:00

The Scandals

The Scandals

Star Inn, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

mod/indie cover band playing hits from bands like the who, the jam, rolling stones, beatles, ocean colour scene, the killers, kings of leon, libertines & many more ...

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 21:00

I Am Maiden

I Am Maiden

Three Tuns, Gateshead

New Uk Iron Maiden Tribute band I AM MAIDEN formed August 2011, Former Members of Maiden england and Hi on maiden, have come together to bring you a new and fresh tribute to the greatest heavy metal ...

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 21:00

Mega book sale

Library, Richmond in North Yorks

all profits go back into the library, on until Feb 15. ...
Category: Festival, Markets & Fetes
Dates: Feb 3, 2014 until Feb 15, 2014.   Times: 09:00

Creased Comedy Presents Dana Alexander + Support

Creased Comedy Presents Dana Alexander + Support

The Berkeley Tavern, Whitley Bay

Creased Comedy are proud to present another fantastic night of live Stand Up Comedy at The Berkeley Tavern in Whitley Bay. As seen on BBC 3's 'Russell Howard's Good News' MATT REED As seen on ...

Category: Theatre
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 18:00-23:55

Home, exhibition by David Mulholland

Home, exhibition by David Mulholland

Kirkleatham Museum, Redcar

Following a hugely successful exhibition at the Dorman Museum in Middlesbrough, the work of local artist David Mulholland is coming even closer to his home. More than fifty thousand people many of ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Jan 25, 2014 until Jun 22, 2014.   Times: 10:00-16:00

Permanent displays

Permanent displays

Great North Museum: Hancock, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Living Planet See a two floor gallery with a life size model of an elephant, a great white shark, a virtual aquarium and a polar bear with hundreds of other creatures from around the world. Touch ...

Category: Arts and Museums
Dates: Jan 17, 2014 until Dec 31, 2014.   Times: 10:00

The Nightingale of South Bank

The Nightingale of South Bank

St Andrews's Parish church hall, Middlesbrough

Relative Pitch Opera presents Helena Leonard in The Nightingale of South Bank. The arias of the versatile English Soprano Florence Easton. Florence Easton was born in 1882 South Bank, ...

Category: Theatre
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 19:30

Organ Recital with Oliver Latry

Cathedral, Ripon

One of the finest organists of his generation, Olivier Latry, give a Celebrity Organ Recital. Latry is an internationally renowned exponent of French organ music and improvisation and his recital ...
Category: Music - Classical & Opera
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 19:30

Penguin Club ice skating classes

Forum Theatre, Billingham

Aimed at youngsters aged between 18months and five, to help build confidence and develop co-ordination. ...
Category: Classes, Courses & Workshops
Dates: Jan 17, 2014 until Jun 27, 2014.   Times: 10:30-12:00

Songs for Breaking Britain: Work-in-Progress

Songs for Breaking Britain: Work-in-Progress

ARC, Stockton

Hannah Nicklin and Company are collecting stories – stories from people just getting by, people who don’t think they’re Important, anyone who will stop and talk to us. We got bored of the ...

Category: Theatre
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 17:30

Martin Turners Wishbone Ash

Martin Turners Wishbone Ash

The Forum Music Centre, Darlington

Since 2005 Martin Turner’s Wishbone Ash has delighted audiences worldwide with its performances of material from the classic periods of Wishbone Ash’s history, With millions of album sales and ...

Category: Music - Rock & Pop
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 20:00-23:00

Stephenson Locomotive Society

Mining Institure Lecture Theatre, Neville Hall, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

The Ponteland and Riverside branches of Bill Donald ...
Category: Clubs & Societies
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 19:00

Sedgefield Village Veterans coffee morning

Parish Hall, Sedgefield

Friendly gathering: tea/coffee and chat. Homemade scones and cakes available for minimal cost. Tombola and raffle. Military personnel and non military all welcome, all age groups. ...
Category: Charity Groups
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 10:00-12:00

Sedgefield Village Veterans's Coffee Morning

The Parish Hall, Sedgefield

Enjoy a cupp of tea/coffee and a chat, friendly atmosphere. Scones and cake available at minimal cost, tombola and raffle. All members of the public welcome both military and non military. First ...
Category: Charity Groups
Dates: Feb 7, 2014 until Dec 5, 2014.   Times: All day event.

ARTventurers Tees Valley

ARTventurers Tees Valley

Village Hall, Sadberge

Brand new ARTventurers classes, lots of colourful, creative, messy fun for babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers. For more info please check out www.artventurers.co.uk/tees or facebook 'ARTventurers ...

Category: Classes, Courses & Workshops
Dates: Jan 17, 2014 until Mar 28, 2014.   Times: All day event.

Harry Sissens

Harry Sissens

The Station, Richmond in North Yorks

Having won his first art prize at the age of eight Harry left his drawing to work with his father at the age of 14 on the family farm. He left farming in 1981 to focus on breeding rare and endangered ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Jan 18, 2014 until Feb 8, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Carthy, Hardy, Farrell & Young

Carthy, Hardy, Farrell & Young

Sage, Gateshead

Four of the finest female players in British music, Eliza Carthy, Bella Hardy, Lucy Farrell and Kate Young bring together passion, soul and enormous talent. Their four part harmonies and quartet ...

Category: Music - Folk
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Art Classes

Art Classes

The Bridge Centre for Visual Arts, Darlington

Want to try something new in 2014, or pick up on skills you haven't used for years? Or just looking for something rewarding to fill the long winter evenings? The Bridge Centre for Visual Arts, handily ...

Category: Classes, Courses & Workshops
Dates: Jan 13, 2014 until Mar 29, 2014.   Times: All day event.

Pre-pop to Post-human: Collage in the Digital Age

Pre-pop to Post-human: Collage in the Digital Age

Hatton Gallery, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

15 young contemporary artists have been commissioned to produce prints responding to the provocative combinations in Eduardo Paolozzi’s scrapbook-like collages. The artworks demonstrate how ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Jan 25, 2014 until May 17, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Star watching

Dalby Forest, Pickering

With Scarborough and Ryedale Astronomical Society, wrap up warm ...
Category: Fireworks, Festivals & Outdoors
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 20:00-22:00

A Vision of Elvis

A Vision of Elvis

Grand Opera House, York

A Vision Of Elvis is one the world’s leading touring Elvis productions. Celebrating all the music of Elvis Presley from Sun Studio’s through to '68 Comeback with the finale being the Concert Years ...

Category: Theatre
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 19:30

Struggle Buggy

Cleveland Bay, Eaglescliffe

live jazz muisc ...
Category: Music - Jazz & Blues Music
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 21:00

A Dog's Heart

A Dog's Heart

Queen's Hall Arts Centre, Hexham

Professor Preobrazhensky, a world-famous cosmetic surgeon, makes his fortune rejuvenating Moscow’s aging elite! When he meets Sharik, a starving stray dog, he finds the raw material he needs for his ...

Category: Theatre
Dates: Feb 7, 2014 until Feb 8, 2014.   Times: 20:00

The Allenheads Moving Image Archive

The Allenheads Moving Image Archive

Queen's Hall Arts Centre, Hexham

The video on show is a sample of films made by the people of Allenheads and the surrounding area. From Robert Philipson’s 8mm film of the great snow fall of January 1979 to Prince Charles’ visit ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Jan 18, 2014 until Mar 1, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Interface Arts exhibition

Interface Arts exhibition

Town Hall Art Gallery, Spennymoor

Exhibition by a group of artists based in and around County ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Jan 11, 2014 until Feb 15, 2014.   Times: 12:00-16:00

1950's record hop

Rugby Club, Bishop Auckland

Bishop Auckland Rugby Club 1950"s Record hop, come along and enjoy music from yesteryear, dance, chat, meet new friends. Warm friendly atmosphere. Admission £2 ...
Category: Music - Other
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 19:00-23:00

Frank Holl: Emerging from the Shadows

Frank Holl: Emerging from the Shadows

Mercer Art Gallery, Harrogate

The Mercer Art Gallery presents the first major retrospective exhibition in more than 100 years of the artist Frank Holl (1845 – 1888), one of the great painters of the Victorian period notable for ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Dec 21, 2013 until Mar 21, 2014.   Times: 10:00-16:00

Andy Ash

RAFA Club, Bishop Auckland

live country music ...
Category: Music - Country
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Dress Up with the Palatinate Orchestra

Gala, Durham

The Durham University Palatinate Orchestra are one of the University's principal symphony orchestras playing an array of challenging repertoire. Founded in 2008 the orchestra has quickly flourished ...
Category: Music - Other
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 15:00

Youth Arts exhibition

Youth Arts exhibition

Arts Centre, Washington

A celebration of the talented young artists who live in our city. Schools, colleges, youth groups and individuals aged 11 – 20 have all been invited to submit work. We have been privileged to host ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Jan 17, 2014 until Mar 23, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Track Across Time

Track Across Time

Head of Steam, Railway Museum, Darlington

Arising from an exhibition originally commissioned by the NRM 'Locomotion' three local artists under the banner of 'Cluster' present a unique exhibition of contemporary art within Head of Steam - ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Dec 19, 2013 until Mar 30, 2014.   Times: 11:00-15:30

Spectacles

Spectacles

National Glass Centre, Sunderland

Think 20th Century icons. Grace Kelly. Colin Firth. Michael Caine in his signature black spectacles. Audrey Hepburn in the big white glasses that framed her elfin face. Iconic style makers – ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Jan 18, 2014 until May 5, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Spotlight on new work

Art Gallery, Hartlepool

exhibition by Robert "Bob" Watson and John Edwin Wigston. ...
Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Jan 11, 2014 until Mar 15, 2014.   Times: 10:00-17:00

Country Durham

Country Durham

lay-by at Hurbuck Cottages, Lanchester

Seven miles, Browney Points Hurbuck to ...

Category: Walks
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 10:30

We Will Be Free

We Will Be Free

Theatre, Harrogate

WE WILL BE FREE! is a new drama about the Tolpuddle Martyrs, the Dorset farm labourers convicted and transported by an oppressive Government for swearing a secret oath and forming a Trade Union in ...

Category: Theatre
Dates: Feb 6, 2014 until Feb 8, 2014.   Times: 19:45

The Wizard of Oz

Theatre, Harrogate

L Frank Baum's much loved story tells of young Dorothy Gale who is transported ‘Over The Rainbow’by a great storm, to the Land of Oz sharing adventureswith the Scarecrow, Tin Man and Lion. Despite ...
Category: Theatre
Dates: Feb 6, 2014 until Feb 8, 2014.   Times: 19:00

Sing-a-long Grease

Sing-a-long Grease

Theatre, Middlesbrough

The brand new sing along screening of the classic film. Ever wanted to know what it's like to be a T-bird or a Pink Lady but never quite felt cool enough to pull it off? Now is your chance to don ...

Category: Theatre
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 19:30-22:00

#WEARMIMA

#WEARMIMA

mima, Middlesbrough

Bracelets, necklaces and rings from mima’s jewellery collection are displayed alongside videos celebrating the 2012 #WEARMIMA project. A collection of short videos is presented by members of the ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Dec 6, 2013 until Feb 9, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Big Time American Wrestling

Big Time American Wrestling

Empire, Sunderland

All Star Superslam wrestling starts the new year with an explosive evening of top line action for all the family to enjoy! A brand new 2013 line up will make one of Britain's longest established ...

Category: Theatre
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 19:30

Brendan Cole - License To Thrill

Brendan Cole - License To Thrill

Barbican, York

Following on from his debut Theatre Tour Live and Unjudged, Brendan is once again set to dazzle audiences across the UK with his current show, Licence To Thrill. Join him and his cast of 20 musicians ...

Category: Theatre
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 19:30

Fallen Angels

Fallen Angels

Civic Theatre, Darlington

Just over a decade ago Bill Kenwright presented the year’s most sparkling and celebrated West End comedy hit at the Apollo Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue -Noël Coward’s Fallen Angels. ...

Category: Theatre
Dates: Feb 3, 2014 until Feb 8, 2014.   Times: 19:30

Seven Billion Two Hundred and One Million Nine Hundred and Sixty-Four Thousand and Two Hundred and Thirty-Eight

Seven Billion Two Hundred and One Million Nine Hundred and Sixty-Four Thousand and Two Hundred and Thirty-Eight

The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

Seven Billion Two Hundred and One Million Nine Hundred and Sixty-Four Thousand and Two Hundred and Thirty-Eight is the exact number of people who will be alive at the moment Gavin Turk’s solo show ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Jan 25, 2014 until Apr 21, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Sacred Song and Script

Sacred Song and Script

Durham Cathedral, Durham

A themed exhibition of students' art work from schools within the Roman Catholic Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle, Catholic Partnership South. Participating schools are; Carmel College, Darlington; ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Jan 21, 2014 until Feb 12, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Sedgefield Village Veterans coffee morning

Sedgefield Village Veterans coffee morning

The Parish Hall, Sedgefield

tea, coffee and cakes, raffle and tombola. Nice social friendly atmosphere, all welcome. Ex-military always welcome as new ...

Category: Charity Groups
Dates: Dec 6, 2013 until May 2, 2014.   Times: All day event.

Painting Past Present: A Painter's Craft

Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Pictures by Mali Morris, Emma Talbot, Paul Housley, Helen Baker, Laura Lancaster, Eleanor Moreton, Narbi Price, James Ryan, Helen Smith, Allli Sharma and Sue Spark feature in this exhibition, which ...
Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Nov 29, 2013 until Feb 9, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Markus Karstie and William Cobbing

Markus Karstie and William Cobbing

Hatton Gallery, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Two leading contemporary artists, who both use ceramics as one aspect of their practice, will be showing the results of their year-long residency in Newcastle University’s Fine Art Department. As ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Jan 25, 2014 until May 17, 2014.   Times: 20:00

Bunk!

Bunk!

Hatton Gallery, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Bunk! is a series of prints and collages which are mainly made from magazines given to the artist by American ex-servicemen. They show Eduardo Paolozzi’s fascination with popular culture and ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Jan 25, 2014 until May 17, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Marilyn Monroe: A British Love Affair

Marilyn Monroe: A British Love Affair

Hatton Gallery, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Photographs and magazine covers from 1947 to 1962 celebrate the transformation of the world’s most popular pin-up into an acclaimed actress, highlighting the British photographers and personalities ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Jan 25, 2014 until May 17, 2014.   Times: 10:00

William Tillyer: Against Nature

William Tillyer: Against Nature

mima, Middlesbrough

“Many people think he is the finest painter in Britain. Many people may be right. He’s called William Tillyer.” Bryan Appleyard, The Sunday Times. This autumn, mima gives over all its major ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Nov 28, 2013 until Feb 9, 2014.   Times: 10:00

One Act Play Festival

One Act Play Festival

Georgian Theatre Royal, Richmond in North Yorks

The All England Theatre Festival organises the only countrywide eliminating contest for one-act plays in performance throughout England. The AETF provides a brilliant opportunity for amateurs to ...

Category: Theatre
Dates: Feb 4, 2014 until Feb 8, 2014.   Times: 19:30

51 Shades of Maggie

51 Shades of Maggie

Forum Theatre, Billingham

The best selling send-up of 50 Shades of Grey tells the story of loveable Maggie Muff and her search for love. Maggie is a working class girl who, like most women, has been let down by all the men in ...

Category: Theatre
Dates: Feb 7, 2014 until Feb 8, 2014.   Times: 19:30

Scanning Falstone Show

Scanning Falstone Show

Queen's Hall Arts Centre, Hexham

Scanning Falstone Show is a ScanLAB project that has used 3D scanning technology to document the 2013 Falstone Border Shepherds Show, a traditional village event in rural Northumberland. The ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Jan 18, 2014 until Mar 1, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Roy Orbison and Friends

Roy Orbison and Friends

Mill Volvo Tyne Theatre, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Barry Steele presents his all-live spectacular Multi Media Tribute to The Big O, featuring classic Orbison hits from the 60's right through to the Late 80's Using both Original and film footage from ...

Category: Theatre
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 19:30

Ornulf Opdahl: Paintings and prints

Ornulf Opdahl: Paintings and prints

University Gallery, Northumbria University, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Those of us familiar with Ornulf Opdahl’s work from his earlier exhibitions in Newcastle and London will recall his disturbing images of the threatening power of nature in his Nordic landscapes. ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Feb 7, 2014 until Mar 28, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Sangini

Sangini

Museum and Winter Gardens, Sunderland

An exhibtion by this local women's ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Feb 1, 2014 until Mar 16, 2014.   Times: 10:00

You are the Company in which You Keep

You are the Company in which You Keep

Museum and Winter Gardens, Sunderland

this exhibition spans two venues, the Northern Gallery for Contemporary Art and Sunderland Museum and Winter Gardens. The exhibition includes revisionist views of canonical bodies of work by leading ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Nov 14, 2013 until Feb 23, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Maurice Cockrill

DLI Museum & Art Gallery, Durham

The painter Maurice Cockrill was born and raised in County Durham, As well as a distinguished painting career, Cockrill has been an influential figure in British art eduction. ...
Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Jan 18, 2014 until Mar 30, 2014.   Times: 10:00-16:00

Thomas Bewick and His Apprentices

Thomas Bewick and His Apprentices

Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Thomas Bewick is famous for the small-scale wood engravings he and members of his workshop produced, often published as illustrations in books. Less well known are the drawings and paintings also made ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Nov 30, 2013 until Nov 16, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Priscilla Queen of the Desert

Priscilla Queen of the Desert

Theatre Royal, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

Direct from the West End and Broadway the feel-good international hit sensation PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT THE MUSICAL is coming to Newcastle Theatre Royal for two weeks only! Winner of 4 ...

Category: Theatre
Dates: Feb 3, 2014 until Feb 15, 2014.   Times: All day event.

Landscape Photographer of the Year: Lines in the Landscape

Landscape Photographer of the Year: Lines in the Landscape

National Railway Museum, York

The railways have always inspired photography, so it is fitting that we will be showcasing a first of its kind exhibition in our art gallery, drawing together all the winners from the past four years ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Nov 21, 2013 until May 5, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Andrew Kay: Sculpture exhibiton

Andrew Kay: Sculpture exhibiton

Beningbrough Hall and Gardens, York

From award-winning sculptor Andrew Kay; this exhibition of life size sculptures captures the powerful anatomy of wild beasts using simple form and structure. Wander the gardens to discover the pieces ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Nov 9, 2013 until Feb 23, 2014.   Times: 11:00-15:30

Henry Poole & Co. Founder of Savile Row

Henry Poole & Co. Founder of Savile Row

The Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle

an exhibition to celebrate the craft of bespoke tailoring by Savile Row family, Henry Poole & Co. Established in 1806, they launched Savile Row, now the most famous tailoring street in the world. ...

Category: Exhibitions
Dates: Oct 26, 2013 until May 10, 2014.   Times: 10:00

Robert Temple

Robert Temple

Mill Volvo Tyne Theatre, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne

'One of the world's premier hypnotists, Robert Temple, brings his incredible, larger-than-life comedy hypnosis world tour to Newcastle, for one night only. Robert has hypnotised over 20,000 people ...

Category: Theatre
Dates: Feb 7, 2014.   Times: 19:30


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