Image of Josie Long
Stuck for something to do in the next seven days? We aim to have you covered with an event a day for the next week, all across the region. This time around we have comedy from some top female talent, a bit of indie rock, explosive dance theatre and more…
Monday 6th March
MUSIC July Talk @ Think Tank? Newcastle
The alt rockers hit up Newcastle for an awesome start to the week. Indie and bluesy influences have made this band one to watch.
Tuesday 7th March
COMEDY Josie Long @ The Stand, Newcastle
One of the most inventive and original comics around, her loyal Newcastle fan base have always made her tour shows here a real stand-out, and this week should be no different.
Wednesday 8th March
MUSIC Camille O’Sullivan @ ARC, Stockton
The Queen of the Edinburgh Festival and original star of Olivier Award winning LaClique, Camille O’Sullivan enjoys a formidable international reputation for her intensely dramatic interpretations of the songs of Brel, Cave, Waits, Bowie and more.
COMEDY A Comedy Night That Passes The Bechdel Test @ Alphabetti Theatre, Newcastle
Lauren Stone and Liberty Hodes return with another comedy night centred on the awesome female talent North East comedy (and beyond) has to offer.
Friday 3rd March
STAGE Savages @ Dance City, Newcastle
In a world where one mans blood is another mans elixir, Lo-Giudice Dance conjures a nameless beast lurking in the folklore, history and soil of the North, channelling its wild romance and mystery into a heart pounding dance theatre work, Savages.
Saturday 4th March
ART & LIT Quentin Blake @ Laing Art Gallery, Newcastle
The much loved illustrator had an exhibition of work in Newcastle, that for many of us will bring back some of our favourite images of our childhood.
Sunday 5th March
FILM Elle @ Tyneside Cinema, Newcastle
Legendary filmmaker Paul Verhoeven returns with his best and most provocative movie in years, a hugely unpredictable, provocative and darkly comic drama featuring a Golden Globe-winning performance from Isabelle Huppert.
And for something a little different…
We highly recommend you check out our look our interview with this month’s cover stars Talk Like Tigers here.