0844 871 3022
This exclusive audience with multiple Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter and social activist Michael Bolton promises a personal insight through the highs and lows of his fantastic career in music – with star-studded stories, life lessons, Hollywood hijinks and maybe a song or two thrown in for good measure.
Northumbria Students’ Union, Newcastle
0191 227 4757
Multi award-winning Australian alt-rock songwriter and performer Courtney Barnett has been making waves in the industry since her debut release in 2013. She’ll no doubt be bringing her trademark blend of indie-rock, laced with a psychedelic edge, when she visits Northumbria Students’ Union.
The Old English Gentleman, Darlington
Local comic Gavin Webster has a stand up style that’s loud, sharp and controversial – and his fans love him for it. He brings his guitar, ukulele, book of poetry and a barrowload of quick-fire jokes to The Old English Gentleman.
THE 39 STEPS
Arts Centre, Washington
0191 561 3455
Both John Buchan’s 1915 novel and Alfred Hitchcock’s legendary film are wonderfully parodied in this irreverently playful tribute to the whole genre of British thriller fiction. Will tweed-clad action hero Richard Hannay escape from a web of international espionage? Go along and see.
NEWCASTLE FALCONS V BATH RUGBY
Kingston Park Stadium, Newcastle
The Falcons are languishing at the bottom of the Premiership so far this season and desperately need a good string of results before Christmas. This is a good chance for them to get four or five points at home, as they take on a decidedly mid-table Bath side.