A Midsummer Night’s Dream comes to Northern Stage

A Midsummer Night’s Dream comes to Northern Stage

A riotous new production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream directed by Matthew Dunster and Jimmy Fairhurst will be the first Shakespearean inspired production to be staged on the Cockpit Theatre at groundbreaking new venue Shakespeare North Playhouse in Prescot, Merseyside. Featuring the voice of BAFTA nominated actor David Morrissey as Oberon, and Mercury nominated singer-songwriter [...]

Rapunzel After Dark comes to Northern Stage

Rapunzel After Dark comes to Northern Stage

Rapunzel After Dark - photo credit Luke Waddington Family dance theatre maverick balletLORENT returns to Northern Stage to retell the evergreen fairy story of Rapunzel in the first of its kind adult interpretation. Whilst at night (30 September and 1 October 2022) Rapunzel After Dark is a no holds barred staging of the yarn, closer in spirit [...]

Opportunity to see brand new Dance Theatre Production Roma as it tours Northern Venues

Opportunity to see brand new Dance Theatre Production Roma as it tours Northern Venues

Image: Chris Davis ROMA is a Dance Theatre Production that will be touring theatres and some very special venues throughout the North of England from 20 October – 9 December 2022. Created by Anglo-Sicilian choreographer Anthony Lo-Giudice Roma will feature a team of internationally renowned performers – both dancers and musicians. Performers include: Bradley Creswick MBE, Rosie Macari, Brendan Murphy, Molly Procter, Caroline [...]

CBBC and panto stars Danny, Mick and dad Clive Webb celebrate 25 years of Cirque Du Hilarious with what is set to be the ‘biggest and best’ show yet

CBBC and panto stars Danny, Mick and dad Clive Webb celebrate 25 years of Cirque Du Hilarious with what is set to be the ‘biggest and best’ show yet

The superstars of slapstick Danny Adams, brother Mick Potts and dad Clive Webb are celebrating 25years of Cirque Du Hilarious this summer – with what is set to be their best tour yet! The unique circus, which brings together magic, mayhem, comedy chaos, silly slapstick and awe-inspiring acts, will return to Brockbushes Farm, Corbridge, from [...]

Unsung Heroes: a celebration of local people who have made a difference in their communities

Unsung  Heroes: a celebration of local people who have made a difference in their communities

In 2020, Queen’s Hall Arts commissioned international multimedia artists Davy & Kristin McGuire and North East musician Bridie Jackson to create Unsung Heroes - a celebration of people who have made a difference, co-created with the local community. Bridie Jackson worked with local communities to collect stories about the everyday people who had inspired them and made [...]