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Vicolo: Live In The Lane August 2017 listings

Fridays from 8pm, Vicolo Coffee & Cocktails at Tyneside Cinema, Pilgrim Street/High Friar Lane, Newcastle   This summer Vicolo presents a series of free outdoor gigs every Friday with live music from folky pop to R&B, blues, jazz and soul.  Enjoy chilled-out live sets every Friday evening, the ideal setting[…]

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SEAN COLLINS

SEAN COLLINS South Tyneside Comedy Festival – Sunday 6th August – 8PM – £7   Canadian Sean Collins has been a stand up for 25 years, and his skills at the craft are considerable. He has a genuine ability to work with all audiences, and has a confidence that many[…]

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PETE FIRMAN

PETE FIRMAN South Tyneside Comedy Festival – Friday 4th August 8.30PM  – £10   The UK’s leading comedian/magician heads to South Tyneside with his critically acclaimed live show. Recently seen on ITV1’s ‘The Next Great Magician’, BBC1’s Let’s Sing & Dance for Comic Relief and star of BBC1’s ‘The Magicians’.  Expect Pete’s[…]

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STEFFEN PEDDIE

STEFFEN PEDDIE:99 problems and the chips STILL ain’t one South Tyneside Comedy Festival – Friday 4th Aug 7PM – £7    99 problems and the way to solve them! Are there everyday problems or questions you need answered? Let Steffen Peddie, a man who has multiple problems every day, show you the[…]

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Ray Quinn Headlines Whitley Bay Christmas Panto 2017

X Factor Finalist Ray Quinn Headlines Whitley Bay Christmas Panto 2017 X Factor Finalist and West End performer Ray Quinn will headline this year’s Pantomime, Cinderella, at the PLAYHOUSE Whitley Bay.  Ray will play the part of Prince Charming, the lovable prince who rescues Cinderella from her Ugly Sisters at Hardup Hall. Ray joins[…]

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PETER BRUSH – “The worm that lived forever”

PETER BRUSH – “The worm that lived forever” South Tyneside Comedy Festival – Thursday 3rd August 7.30 – £5    After having the Customs House is fits of laughter at our regular comedy gig, this unassuming genius brings his new show to us before taking it to the Edinburgh Fringe! Peter Brush[…]

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CARL HUTCHINSON – LIVE!

CARL HUTCHINSON – LIVE! South Tyneside Comedy Festival – Wednesday 2nd August 8PM – £8   As seen on Comedy Central’s The Chris Ramsey Show! Jarrow’s funniest son is back! Expect the usual from Hutchy: killer gags, hilarious stories and his trademark twisted logic that has made Carl a must-see fixture in the comedy[…]

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SummerTyne Americana Festival comes to Gateshead

SummerTyne Americana Festival Tomorrow sees the start of the 2017 SummerTyne Americana Festival and Sage Gateshead looks forward to welcoming a great line-up of artists for what promises to be a memorable weekend. This year’s programme includes the only UK show from U.S. Stax legend William Bell, headlining Saturday night[…]

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The Ladykillers

The Ladykillers review  ~ a guest blog review by Cheish Merryweather Father Ted’s co-writer Graham Lincoln adapted the hit movie The Ladykillers for stage and a large part of me believes this is the best format for the macabre comedy.  The People’s Theatre certainly made it feel that way, as we[…]

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ED GAMBLE – MAMMOTH

ED GAMBLE – MAMMOTH South Tyneside Comedy Festival – Monday 31st July 8PM – £7 Many people will have seen Ed when he was playing the lead role of Georgie Carlton in Channel 4’s Almost Royal. But he has now been seen numerous times on Mock the Week, Russell Howard’s Stand Up Central,[…]

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Daliso Chaponda

Britain’s Got Talent comedian Daliso Chaponda brings his debut stand-up to Tyne Theatre & Opera House Tyne Theatre & Opera House – Saturday 12th May 2018   Tyne Theatre & Opera House are thrilled to add Britain’s Got Talent and Amanda Holden’s golden buzzer act, comedian Daliso Chaponda, to their 2018[…]

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Mayweather vs. McGregor

Our guide on where to watch Mayweather vs. McGregor It has be be the biggest fight of the century and one definitely not to miss.  UFC meets Boxing head-on in what has to be the most hyped and anticipated fight in recent years.   It all kicks off on Saturday[…]

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RORY BREMNER: PARTLY POLITICAL

RORY BREMNER: PARTLY POLITICAL South Tyneside Comedy Festival – Monday 24th July  – 8PM – £15   Britain’s best-known satirical impressionist is back!  With Trump, Boris and Brexit fresh in the memory, Rory’s on a mission to make sense (and nonsense) of it all.  He will be joined by special surprise[…]

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Gary Delaney

Gary Delaney – There’s Something About Gary Playhouse Whitley Bay – Friday 27th October 2017 – 8 pm   …and that something is, he likes to write jokes. An awful lot of them. Also he appears to have some jizz in his hair. There’s that as well. He thinks a good joke[…]

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THE GEORDIE RAT PACK GO TO THE MOVIES

THE GEORDIE RAT PACK GO TO THE MOVIES South Tyneside Comedy Festival – Friday 27th July & Sat 5th August – 7.30PM – £20   The Geordie Rat Pack returns to the Customs House for their summer shows, the theme this year being: songs from the movies. Expect comedy, songs and heavy drinking. If you have not[…]

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THE MERCURY IS RISING

THE MERCURY IS RISING: A rare opportunity to see a unique collaboration live in the North East   Nearly 30 years after their formation, this July sees Mercury Rev embark on an exclusive three-date UK tour accompanied by Sage Gateshead’s very own Royal Northern Sinfonia and ex-Cocteau Twins member Simon[…]

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ADAM ROWE – UNBEARABLE

ADAM ROWE – UNBEARABLE South Tyneside Comedy Festival – Thursday 27th July  7.30 – £7  Having ripped the roof off the Customs House at our regular comedy night, Tyneside’s favourite scouser returns with his very own show! When bad stuff happens in Adam’s life and the life of people around him,[…]

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The Illegal Eagles 20th Anniversary Tour

The Illegal Eagles 20th Anniversary Tour Playhouse Whitley Bay – Saturday 28th October 2017 – 7.30 pm   Often acclaimed as the World’s Official No.1 Eagles tribute, The Illegal Eagles return to the stage in 2017, this time celebrating their own incredible 20 years of UK & international touring! This seasoned group[…]

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Blink 182

Blink-182 review ~ a guest blog review by Cheish Merryweather   Pop-punk band Blink-182 are currently on tour following the release of their seventh studio album, California.  Last Sunday, they swung by Metro Radio Arena and were greeted with a near sell-out crowd.  Band members Mark Hoppus and Travis Barker were[…]

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PANTO STALWARTS REUNITE

PANTO STALWARTS REUNITE FOR VARIETY SHOW AS PART OF SOUTH TYNESIDE COMEDY FESTIVAL 2017   Popular double act Ray Spencer and Bob Stott are reuniting on stage for the first time in two years for the South Tyneside Comedy Festival. The much-loved comedy duo delighted audiences as the stars of[…]

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THE KILLERS ANNOUNCE UK TOUR

THE KILLERS ANNOUNCE UK TOUR  METRO RADIO ARENA, NEWCASTLE FRIDAY 10TH NOVEMBER 2017   The Killers have today announced a major UK and Ireland tour for November 2017.  The tour will follow the release of the band’s upcoming fifth album, Wonderful Wonderful, and its announcement precedes the band’s sold out show[…]

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SAGE GATESHEAD TURNS UP THE HEAT THIS SUMMER

Summer at the Sage Gateshead SummerTyne Americana Festival headlines Sage Gateshead’s summer programme packed with exclusive gigs and tons of family entertainment. Celebrating the finest American roots music the feel-good SummerTyne Americana Festival brings together some legendary artists, a whole bunch of rising stars and the best of the next[…]

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Joe McElderry

SINGING SENSATION JOE BACK ON HOME TURF FOR ONE NIGHT ONLY   North East heartthrob and singing sensation Joe McElderry is bringing his brand new show Saturday Night at the Movies Live! to Newcastle Theatre Royal for one night only on Sun 30 July 2017.  The 26-year old South Shields[…]

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Rat Pack Vegas Spectacular Show review

Guys & Dolls have you ever seen a Vegas show? Last week the Tyne Theatre & Opera House brought The Rat Pack Vegas Spectacular Show to the Toon.  With a tribute to some of the world’s greatest crooners from the 50s, the night promised to be full of classics to sing[…]

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Sarah Millican Control Enthusiast

Sarah Millican Control Enthusiast Tyne Theatre & Opera House are very excited to announce the return of Sarah Millican in 2018 for five performances of her brand new stand-up show, Control Enthusiast. This will be the first time Sarah has taken to the Tyne Theatre & Opera House stage since her[…]

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Leading Zeroes

Leading Zeroes   Up and coming Newcastle heavy rock band Leading Zeroes will be playing The Cluny Newcastle Friday the 7th of July with a fantastic line up of supporting/headlining local acts.   “We only started playing live in March this year, even though we’ve been practicing and putting our[…]

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South Tyneside Comedy Festival

SOUTH TYNESIDE COMEDY FESTIVAL RETURNS FOR ITS SECOND INCREDIBLE YEAR: JULY 1 – AUGUST 6 2017   South Tyneside Comedy Festival, based at The Customs House in South Shields, is coming back after a successful first year in 2016. A fantastic line-up of stars and up-and-coming comedians will grace the venue[…]

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Legend A Tribute to the Music of Bob Marley

Legend – A Tribute to the Music of Bob Marley Playhouse Whitley Bay – Saturday 9th September 2017 -7.30 pm   “Life is one big road with lots of signs. So when you riding through the ruts, don’t complicate your mind. Flee from hate, mischief and jealousy. Don’t bury your thoughts,[…]

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Book A Barcrawl competition

Book A Barcrawl  We’ve teamed up with Book A Barcrawl to bring you the chance to win a Barcrawl for 10 people! To be in with a chance of winning pop over to our Facebook post here.  Book A Barcrawl is a brand new site offering the very best barcrawls in 15 exciting[…]

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Rub Smokehouse Competition

Rub Smokehouse Giveaway We are huge fans of Rub Smokehouse & Bar, whether it is for a quick cocktail to get your night started in style, grabbing a light but flavoursome bite or for a full-blown food adventure.  So we’ve decided to give you a chance to sample some of seriously good grub[…]

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Vicolo: Live In The Lane July 2017 listings

Fridays from 8pm, Vicolo Coffee & Cocktails at Tyneside Cinema, Pilgrim Street/High Friar Lane, Newcastle This summer Vicolo presents a series of free outdoor gigs every Friday with live music from folky pop to R&B, blues, jazz and soul.  Enjoy chilled-out live sets every Friday evening, the ideal setting before[…]

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Nelly

Nelly 2017 UK Tour Nov 29th 2017 – Newcastle O2 Academy Diamond Selling, multi-platinum, Grammy award-winning rap superstar, entrepreneur, actor and philanthropist, Nelly, returns to the U.K. for a massive 15-date nationwide tour, presented by AEG Presents.  An incredible opportunity to see the rap legend take to the stage in the UK,[…]

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Chloe Reynolds review

Chloe Reynolds at the Sage Gateshead – Thursday 1st June 2017 ~a guest blog by Cycles with Wolves. I arrived to the Sage to watch the Anastacia ‘Ultimate Collection’ tour and headed straight in to take my seat. I was quite intrigued to see Chloe Reynolds perform for the simple fact[…]

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Jane Eyre

EPIC NEW PRODUCTION OF JANE EYRE ARRIVES IN NEWCASTLE Following a critically acclaimed season in London, an inventive new production of Charlotte Brontë’s masterpiece Jane Eyre is coming to Newcastle Theatre Royal this summer.  Get ready to see an old classic in a  whole new light, Mon 3 – Sat[…]

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Broadway Melodies

Ravenswood Singers and Opera Live present Broadway Melodies Playhouse Whitley Bay – Sunday 8th October 2017 – 7.30 pm   The ever popular singing group, The Ravenswood Singers, return this autumn to present the music everyone loves, and which will put a song in your heart! Broadway Melodies is the latest show[…]

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The Beach Boys at the Sage Gateshead

The Beach Boys, Wild Honey Tour, Sage Gateshead ~ a guest blog by Mandy Charlton The Beach Boys really need no introduction at all, they’ve been performing together for over 55 years, they’re truly legendary icons of music. Although some of the members of The Beach Boys are either no longer[…]

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Evolution Emerging 2017

Evolution Emerging  Evolution Emerging 2017 takes place on Saturday 27th May across 10+ venues in the Ouseburn Valley, Newcastle.  It looks set to be a sweltering bank holiday weekend and the perfect weather for a jam-packed schedule full of fantastic music.  Presented by the UK’s leading music development agency, Generator and now in[…]

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Out of Order

OUT OF ORDER AWARD WINNING COMEDY HEADS TO NEWCASTLE THEATRE ROYAL  Well known faces from British comedy are set to take to the stage as the Olivier Award-winning Out of Order directed by playwright Ray Cooney heads to Newcastle Theatre Royal (Tue 23 – Sat 27 May ’17). Arthur Bostrom,[…]

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