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A Night to Remember with Phil Odgers & Bobby Valentino

Enjoy the effervescent and heartfelt vocal style of The Men They Couldn't Hang's Phil Odgers with renegade virtuoso Bobby Valentino on the fiddle

 

DATES: Saturday 14th April

TIME: 8.00pm

VENUE: Cobalt Studios

Tiger

by Teuchter Company

An interactive show with teeth inspired by computer games, David Lynch movies and Highland Folk Tales. Tiger is a theatrical event full of stories, poems and songs where no two performances are the same.

 

DATES: Tues 10 - Fri 13 Apr 2018

TIME: 9.00pm

VENUE: Alphabetti Theatre

Hopeless

by Leyla Josephine

Through quick fire poetry and dark comedy Leyla Josephine, takes to the stage wrapped in a duvet eating a full Vienetta and asks whether we can really make a difference or, if in fact, everything is broken beyond repair.

 

DATES: Tues 10 - Fri 13 Apr 2018

TIME: 7.30pm

VENUE: Alphabetti Theatre

Purse Making Workshop 

with Jude Gove

Using beautiful leathers and felts in the palates of Scotland and rural France you will create your own leather purse to take home with you under intuitive guidance of one of Craft Scotland's rising stars

DATES: Tuesday 20th March 2018

TIME: 6pm

VENUE: Gosforth Civic Theatre

Loud Poets

Fist-thumping, pint-drinking, side-tickling, heart-wrenching poetry packed with humour, energy and depth. Loud Poets! is a dynamic multimedia performance showcasing poetry in a truly innovative light. 

DATES: Wed 14 & Thu 15 Mar 2018

TIME: 8pm

VENUE: Gosforth Civic Theatre

Improvised Bond

The perfect start to your Christmas night out special guests Men With Coconuts present their fully improvised Bond film! Expect villains, gadgets and femme fatales galore - all improvised live on stage with a musical accompaniment.

DATE: Wed 13 to Fri 15 Dec 2017

TIME: 7.30pm

VENUE: Alphabetti Theatre

MC Hammersmith

MC Hammersmith (a.k.a. Will Naameh, the tall skinny one from Men With Coconuts) and friends present an hour of white people performing improvised hip hop comedy based on your suggestions.

DATE: Thurs 14 Dec 2017

TIME: 9-10pm

VENUE: Alphabetti Theatre

Be More, Do Better But Don't Change

Honest poetry, side-splitting stand up story telling exploring Love with a capital "L" with all of its tragic, sweaty, embarrassing parts.


DATE: Tues 5 - Fri 8 Dec 2017

TIME: 7.30pm

VENUE: Alphabetti Theatre

Hummingbird

A dark, seductive tale of love and murder in 1950s America, blending acrobatics, action and a striking visual style.

DATE: Tues 21 - Fri 24 Nov 2017

TIME: 7.30pm

VENUE: Alphabetti Theatre

The Establishment Eton Mess

Side-splittng, stiff upper-lipped hilarity from energetic duo Dan Lees and Neil Frost. The show combines the best of clowning, quick wit and British stiffed lipped eccentricity to bring two ultra-privileged British gents from a bygone era to the stage.


DATE: Tues 7 - Fri 10 Nov 2017

TIME: 7.30pm

VENUE: Alphabetti Theatre

Cuban Christmas Party Night

Men with Coconuts

Alternative Christmas Party night with headliners Scotland's leading improv troupe, The Men with Coconuts and their flagship show culminating in an entirely improvised musical! DJs, Cuban food provided by Cubans, mojitos and a decidedly Latin American theme for the occasion included in your ticket.

Tickets: £27.50per head

Dates: Sat 22nd December

www.menwithcoconuts.com

Cuban Christmas Party Night

Men with Coconuts

Alternative Christmas Party night with headliners Scotland's leading improv troupe, The Men with Coconuts and their flagship show culminating in an entirely improvised musical! DJs, Cuban food provided by Cubans, mojitos and a decidedly Latin American theme for the occasion included in your ticket.

Tickets: £27.50per head

Dates: Sat 22nd December

www.menwithcoconuts.com

Cuban Christmas Party Night

Men with Coconuts

Alternative Christmas Party night with headliners Scotland's leading improv troupe, The Men with Coconuts and their flagship show culminating in an entirely improvised musical! DJs, Cuban food provided by Cubans, mojitos and a decidedly Latin American theme for the occasion included in your ticket.

Tickets: £27.50per head

Dates: Sat 22nd December

www.menwithcoconuts.com

Cuban Christmas Party Night

Men with Coconuts

Alternative Christmas Party night with headliners Scotland's leading improv troupe, The Men with Coconuts and their flagship show culminating in an entirely improvised musical! DJs, Cuban food provided by Cubans, mojitos and a decidedly Latin American theme for the occasion included in your ticket.

Tickets: £27.50per head

Dates: Sat 22nd December

www.menwithcoconuts.com

Cuban Christmas Party Night

Men with Coconuts

Alternative Christmas Party night with headliners Scotland's leading improv troupe, The Men with Coconuts and their flagship show culminating in an entirely improvised musical! DJs, Cuban food provided by Cubans, mojitos and a decidedly Latin American theme for the occasion included in your ticket.

Tickets: £27.50per head

Dates: Sat 22nd December

www.menwithcoconuts.com

Jamaica Inn

With Rum Tasting!

Rarely seen Hitchcock Thriller telling of shipwrecks and smugglers on the Cornish Coast in the 1800s - high camp from Charles Laughton and Maureen O'Hara paired with a rum tasting, trade history and snacks prior to the screening.

Venue: Gosforth Civic Theatre

Date: Thursday 1st November

Nathan and Ida's Hot Dog Stand

A feast of comedy & romance! Encountering villains and vaudevillians Nathan & Ida serve up a fast-paced, two-hander evoking tantalising glimpses of a glorious bygone era, silent movies, carnival rides and sepia-toned postcards.  Will true love and Ida's secret sauce win the day?

Served up our own hotdogs with a choice of three secret sauces prior to the show!

Venue: Gosforth Civic Theatre

Dates: Wed 24th & Thurs 25th October

#Graham in UK

Elliot Smith Dance

Martha Graham Dance Company

A celebration of the legendary Martha Graham

Classes, screenings, public events and Gala Performance

 

DATES: 23rd - 28th July 2018

VENUES: Dance City and Newcastle College

Year of Wonders

By Geraldine Brooks

Adapted for stage by

Mike Alfreds and Jane Arnfield

1666  Plague

Anna Frith

Heroine and Healer or Wanton and Witch?

DATES: June 2018

TIMES: Various

VENUE: NW & NE Tour: The Lowry (Salford), Alphabetti Theatre and Lit & Phil (Newcastle), Gala Theatre (Durham)

Spontaneous Potter

By Spontaneous Players

Subversive and naughty improv - Hermione, Harry and the team as you've never seen them!  ButterBeer on tap and fancy dress prizes galore...

DATES: Friday 11th May

TIME: 7.30pm

VENUE: Gosforth Civic Theatre

Whisky Galore (1949)

with chocolate &  whisky tasting

A film screening with a difference.

Join North Chocolates and Caruthers & Kent Wine Merchants for a pairing event before the screening of this heart-warming original 1949 Ealing Comedy Whisky Galore!

 

DATES: Thursday 19th April

TIME: 9.00pm

VENUE: Gosforth Civic Theatre

A Night to Remember with Phil Odgers & Bobby Valentino

Enjoy the effervescent and heartfelt vocal style of The Men They Couldn't Hang's Phil Odgers with renegade virtuoso Bobby Valentino on the fiddle

 

DATES: Saturday 14th April

TIME: 8.00pm

VENUE: Cobalt Studios

Tiger

by Teuchter Company

An interactive show with teeth inspired by computer games, David Lynch movies and Highland Folk Tales. Tiger is a theatrical event full of stories, poems and songs where no two performances are the same.

 

DATES: Tues 10 - Fri 13 Apr 2018

TIME: 9.00pm

VENUE: Alphabetti Theatre

Hopeless

by Leyla Josephine

Through quick fire poetry and dark comedy Leyla Josephine, takes to the stage wrapped in a duvet eating a full Vienetta and asks whether we can really make a difference or, if in fact, everything is broken beyond repair.

 

DATES: Tues 10 - Fri 13 Apr 2018

TIME: 7.30pm

VENUE: Alphabetti Theatre

Purse Making Workshop 

with Jude Gove

Using beautiful leathers and felts in the palates of Scotland and rural France you will create your own leather purse to take home with you under intuitive guidance of one of Craft Scotland's rising stars

DATES: Tuesday 20th March 2018

TIME: 6pm

VENUE: Gosforth Civic Theatre

Loud Poets

Fist-thumping, pint-drinking, side-tickling, heart-wrenching poetry packed with humour, energy and depth. Loud Poets! is a dynamic multimedia performance showcasing poetry in a truly innovative light. 

DATES: Wed 14 & Thu 15 Mar 2018

TIME: 8pm

VENUE: Gosforth Civic Theatre

Improvised Bond

The perfect start to your Christmas night out special guests Men With Coconuts present their fully improvised Bond film! Expect villains, gadgets and femme fatales galore - all improvised live on stage with a musical accompaniment.

DATE: Wed 13 to Fri 15 Dec 2017

TIME: 7.30pm

VENUE: Alphabetti Theatre

MC Hammersmith

MC Hammersmith (a.k.a. Will Naameh, the tall skinny one from Men With Coconuts) and friends present an hour of white people performing improvised hip hop comedy based on your suggestions.

DATE: Thurs 14 Dec 2017

TIME: 9-10pm

VENUE: Alphabetti Theatre

Be More, Do Better But Don't Change

Honest poetry, side-splitting stand up story telling exploring Love with a capital "L" with all of its tragic, sweaty, embarrassing parts.


DATE: Tues 5 - Fri 8 Dec 2017

TIME: 7.30pm

VENUE: Alphabetti Theatre

Hummingbird

A dark, seductive tale of love and murder in 1950s America, blending acrobatics, action and a striking visual style.

DATE: Tues 21 - Fri 24 Nov 2017

TIME: 7.30pm

VENUE: Alphabetti Theatre

The Establishment Eton Mess

Side-splittng, stiff upper-lipped hilarity from energetic duo Dan Lees and Neil Frost. The show combines the best of clowning, quick wit and British stiffed lipped eccentricity to bring two ultra-privileged British gents from a bygone era to the stage.


DATE: Tues 7 - Fri 10 Nov 2017

TIME: 7.30pm

VENUE: Alphabetti Theatre

A Night to Remember 

Phil Odgers & Bobby Valentino

​Phil Odgers of The Men They Couldn't Hang with accomplice Bobby Valentino (remember that rift from The Bluebell's Young at Heart!?)

 

Story telling, beautiful musicianship and virtuoso fiddle and guitar accompaniment! 

with support from The Archie Brown Trio

Venue: Gosforth Civic Theatre

Dates: Sat 15th September

Hold Your Peace

Headway Arts

Set in the summer of 1919 during preparations for a ‘Peace Tea’ garden party, Hold Your Peace tells a thought-provoking tale of the impact of the Great War (1914-1918) on the lives and loves of the residents of The Orchards, and the untold stories of the lives of learning disabled people during the Great War. Excellent workshop packages available.

 

VENUES: Various

DATES: November 2019 

www.headwayarts.co.uk

Canary

Fun in the Oven

A subversive comedy (physical theatre, storytelling & dance) based on real life testimonies from Britain's unsung war heroes, those women doing their bit for the war effort in a cordite fuelled journey through euphoric emancipation, hidden friendships and anarchic dreams

Venues & Dates: Various 2019

Accepting expressions of interest 2020/21 

       

www.funintheoventheatre.com

Stitch in Time: A Knitting Cabaret

Melanie Gall

Excitement! Drama! Romance! And... knitting?

During the two World Wars, millions of women knit for the soldiers, days after the first bullet was fired, dozens of knitting-themed songs started to appear.  This is a scintillating selection of rediscovered songs of WWI and WWII from Canada, Britain, America and France. Audiences are encouraged to knit and stitch along to these funny, poignant, tow-tapping, needle-clicking tunes. 

Venue: Cumberland Arms

Dates: Sun 3rd May

Opera Mouse

Melanie Gall

A delightful 50 minutes in the company of Tilly the Opera Mouse, who loves to sing but can't find anyone to sing with her as she scares them away. Wonderful interactive introduction to Opera for children aged 2 - 7 years.

This show is available to tour to your venue

Venue: The Cumberland Arms

Dates: Sunday 3rd March 2019

Captain Cauliflower and Marvin the Moose

Mad Etiquette

A slick, fast-paced show for young children and families with lots of fun and giggles. join the invincible Captain Cauliflower and his faithful companion Marvin on an unforgettable adventure, filled with extreme silliness and unquestionable danger

Venue: Gosforth Civic Theatre

Dates: 21st February 2019

The Establishment: Fool Britannia

Mad Etiquette

Welcome to Britain’s worst school, taunt the nervous supply teacher, bunk of PE and get caught smoking behind the bike sheds. Award-winning comedians Dan Lees and Neil Frost take you back to school for a very silly and hilarious history lesson.

Venue: Gosforth Civic Theatre

Dates: Thursday 21st Feb 2019

Cuban Christmas Party Night

Men with Coconuts

Alternative Christmas Party night with headliners Scotland's leading improv troupe, The Men with Coconuts and their flagship show culminating in an entirely improvised musical! DJs, Cuban food provided by Cubans, mojitos and a decidedly Latin American theme for the occasion included in your ticket.

Venue: Gosforth Civic Theatre

Dates: Fri 21/Sat 22nd December

Jamaica Inn

With Rum Tasting!

Rarely seen Hitchcock Thriller telling of shipwrecks and smugglers on the Cornish Coast in the 1800s - high camp from Charles Laughton and Maureen O'Hara paired with a rum tasting, trade history and snacks prior to the screening.

Venue: Gosforth Civic Theatre

Date: Thursday 1st November

Nathan and Ida's Hot Dog Stand

A feast of comedy & romance! Encountering villains and vaudevillians Nathan & Ida serve up a fast-paced, two-hander evoking tantalising glimpses of a glorious bygone era, silent movies, carnival rides and sepia-toned postcards.  Will true love and Ida's secret sauce win the day?

Served up our own hotdogs with a choice of three secret sauces prior to the show!

Venue: Gosforth Civic Theatre

Dates: Wed 24th & Thurs 25th October

#Graham in UK

Elliot Smith Dance

Martha Graham Dance Company

A celebration of the legendary Martha Graham

Classes, screenings, public events and Gala Performance

 

DATES: 23rd - 28th July 2018

VENUES: Dance City and Newcastle College

Year of Wonders

By Geraldine Brooks

Adapted for stage by

Mike Alfreds and Jane Arnfield

1666  Plague

Anna Frith

Heroine and Healer or Wanton and Witch?

DATES: June 2018

TIMES: Various

VENUE: NW & NE Tour: The Lowry (Salford), Alphabetti Theatre and Lit & Phil (Newcastle), Gala Theatre (Durham)

Spontaneous Potter

By Spontaneous Players

Subversive and naughty improv - Hermione, Harry and the team as you've never seen them!  ButterBeer on tap and fancy dress prizes galore...

VENUE: Gosforth Civic Theatre

DATES: Friday 11th May

Whisky Galore (1949)

with chocolate &  whisky tasting

A film screening with a difference.

Join North Chocolates and Caruthers & Kent Wine Merchants for a pairing event before the screening of this heart-warming original 1949 Ealing Comedy Whisky Galore!

VENUE: Gosforth Civic Theatre

DATES: Thursday 19th April

A Night to Remember with Phil Odgers & Bobby Valentino

Enjoy the effervescent and heartfelt vocal style of The Men They Couldn't Hang's Phil Odgers with renegade virtuoso Bobby Valentino on the fiddle

 

DATES: Saturday 14th April

VENUE: Cobalt Studios

Tiger

by Teuchter Company

An interactive show with teeth inspired by computer games, David Lynch movies and Highland Folk Tales. Tiger is a theatrical event full of stories, poems and songs where no two performances are the same.

 

DATES: Tues 10 - Fri 13 Apr 2018

TIME: 9.00pm

VENUE: Alphabetti Theatre

Hopeless

by Leyla Josephine

Through quick fire poetry and dark comedy Leyla Josephine, takes to the stage wrapped in a duvet eating a full Vienetta and asks whether we can really make a difference or, if in fact, everything is broken beyond repair.

 

VENUE: Alphabetti Theatre

DATES: Tues 10 - Fri 13 Apr 2018

Purse Making Workshop 

with Jude Gove

Using beautiful leathers and felts in the palates of Scotland and rural France you will create your own leather purse to take home with you under intuitive guidance of one of Craft Scotland's rising stars

DATES: Tuesday 20th March 2018

TIME: 6pm

VENUE: Gosforth Civic Theatre

Loud Poets

Fist-thumping, pint-drinking, side-tickling, heart-wrenching poetry packed with humour, energy and depth. Loud Poets! is a dynamic multimedia performance showcasing poetry in a truly innovative light. 

DATES: Wed 14 & Thu 15 Mar 2018

TIME: 8pm

VENUE: Gosforth Civic Theatre

Improvised Bond

The perfect start to your Christmas night out special guests Men With Coconuts present their fully improvised Bond film! Expect villains, gadgets and femme fatales galore - all improvised live on stage with a musical accompaniment.

DATE: Wed 13 to Fri 15 Dec 2017

TIME: 7.30pm

VENUE: Alphabetti Theatre

MC Hammersmith

MC Hammersmith (a.k.a. Will Naameh, the tall skinny one from Men With Coconuts) and friends present an hour of white people performing improvised hip hop comedy based on your suggestions.


VENUE: Alphabetti Theatre

DATE: Thurs 14 Dec 2017

Be More, Do Better But Don't Change

Honest poetry, side-splitting stand up story telling exploring Love with a capital "L" with all of its tragic, sweaty, embarrassing parts.

VENUE: Alphabetti Theatre

DATE: Tues 5 - Fri 8 Dec 2017

Hummingbird

A dark, seductive tale of love and murder in 1950s America, blending acrobatics, action and a striking visual style.

DATE: Tues 21 - Fri 24 Nov 2017

TIME: 7.30pm

VENUE: Alphabetti Theatre

The Establishment Eton Mess

Side-splittng, stiff upper-lipped hilarity from energetic duo Dan Lees and Neil Frost. The show combines the best of clowning, quick wit and British stiffed lipped eccentricity to bring two ultra-privileged British gents from a bygone era to the stage.


DATE: Tues 7 - Fri 10 Nov 2017

TIME: 7.30pm

VENUE: Alphabetti Theatre

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