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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 talented comedians, a winter music festival and a physics lecture!

Monday 23rd November
FILM Tangerine @ Tyneside Cinema, Newcastle
A high-energy romp, Tangerine was shot on an iPhone 5 for a paltry budget, but its big ideas and crackling dialogue more than compensate. A touching and humorous story based on a working girl’s search for the pimp that broke her heart.

Tuesday 24th November
EVENTS Café Scientifique @ ARC, Stockton
Professor of Nuclear Physics at University of York, David Jenkins attempts to answer some puzzling questions about the origin of the chemical elements that make up our universe.

Wednesday 25th November
STAGE Me And Mr C @ Alphabetti Theatre, Newcastle
Improviser, actor and comedian Gary Kitching’s show looks at what it’s like to have a voice inside your head. In turns funny and disturbing!

Thursday 26th November
COMEDY Gavin Webster, Vladimir McTavish, Lauren Pattison, Joby Mageean, Si Beckwith @ The County, South Shields
A night of top comedic talent headlined by Comedian’s Comedian of the Year 2014 Gavin Webster, supported by the affably abrasive Vladimir McTavish, ‘one to watch’ Lauren Pattison, comedic musician Joby Mageean and compere Si Beckwith.

Friday 27th November
MUSIC Wintertide Festival @ Hartlepool
A hotbed of musical talent across a range of venues in Hartlepool, featuring Cattle & Cane, Eliza Carthy & Saul Rose, Martin Stephenson, Lost State of Dance, Para Alta, Skylark Song, This Little Bird, Gilded Thieves, Broken Broadcast and many more.

Saturday 28th November
MUSIC Byker Grave @ The Cluny, Newcastle
Ear-bashingly good heavy rock and metal from The 3rd Attempt, Fleshpress, A Forest of Stars, Barshashketh, Party Canon, Coltsblood, Burial and many more.

Sunday 29th November
ART & LIT Robert Mapplethorpe @ Bowes Museum, Barnard Castle
The renowned American photographer’s work goes on display, showcasing his varied and often provocative body of work, featuring images of influential figures like Iggy Pop, Andy Warhol, David Warhol and Arnold Schwarzenegger.

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