Norman Cornish – A Slice of Life
@ Mining Art Gallery
06 April 2019 - 13 October 2019
The works on display, which are all by Cornish have been chosen by groups from Spennymoor with others selected by Norman’s son, John, and daughter, Ann, to add a special insight into their father’s work.
Brilliant Bricks: A LEGO® Timeline of Northern Innovation
@ Discovery Museum
20 July 2019 - 30 November 2019
Pioneering northerners have been transforming our world with their clever inventions for centuries. This exhibition, built by LEGO® creator Steve Mayes, highlights what the North has done for the world through 45 intricate models, using 50,000 mini bricks.
@ Theatre Royal Newcastle
15 August 2019 - 05 October 2019
Tickets from £23.50
After nearly a decade since the last sell-out UK tour, Cameron Mackintosh’s acclaimed Broadway production of Boublil and Schönberg’s musical Les Misérables will play Newcastle Theatre Royal in 2019.
@ Belsay Hall, Castle and Gardens
01 September 2019 - 28 September 2019
For four Sundays in September, get toe tapping and clapping here at Belsay Hall, Castle and Gardens. We've got some of the best local brass bands in store for you to enjoy. Bring your own deck chairs and rugs, and kick back on the grass on Sunday 8th September with Hexham Brass Band.
Black and White Exhibition
05 September 2019 - 02 November 2019
No.42 is holding its most popular exhibition of the year, Black & White. This exhibition, themed around the absence of colour, is making a comeback to the gallery space as local artists prove limited colour does not limit creativity.
The Breath of Colour
@ Bailiffgate Museum & Gallery
10 September 2019 - 03 November 2019
Eta Ingham Lawrie returns to Bailiffgate with ‘The Breath of Colour’, her stunning new exhibition of over 30 wall hangings, capturing the light and moods of the hills and coastline of the Border region, Orkney and Snowdonia.
Stepping Out of The Box Art Exhibition
@ Locomotion – The National Railway Museum at Shildon
14 September 2019 - 30 September 2019
This original artistic exhibition by Changing Relations aims to initiate conversations around gender roles and aspirations in the local community – inviting people to consider whether fitting ourselves into traditional masculine and feminine ‘boxes’ is always helpful.
Count Arthur Strong
@ Gala Theatre and Cinema
18 September 2019
As well as being the all-round entertainer we all know and love from the telly, Count Arthur Strong is also a lifelong fan of astronomy, since having been given a microscope, or whatever it is they use, for Christmas when he was a small precocious baby. In fact, it’s said the ﬁrst word he spoke was ‘Uranus’.
This is Not A Wedding
@ Queen’s Hall Arts Centre, Hexham
19 September 2019
£10.00 / £7.50 (student)
Expect to laugh, cry and shimmy along to the classics whilst four bridal-clad women attempt to entertain, delight and maintain their dignity in a desperate last ditch effort to work out what the hell it all means.
The Blues Brothers
@ Newcastle Castle
19 September 2019
In this 1980 musical comedy, Jake Blues (John Belushi) has been released from prison to discover that the Catholic orphange where he and blood brother Elwood Blues (Dan Aykroyd) were raised is threatened with closure, unless they pay $5000 in property taxes. In order to raise the money and save the orphange the pair regroup with their old band The Blues Brothers.
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