The Stand, Newcastle
0191 300 9700
Ever wanted to know the meaning of life? No, neither has Jen, she’s too busy trying to stop her twins from using her shoes as a toilet. Jen Brister’s new show Meaningless is blisteringly funny, as she grasps at straws and tries to find the elusive meaning of life.
WHERE WE BEGAN
Gala Theatre, Durham
03000 266 600
A powerful show that explores what could happen if every citizen were ordered to return to their place of birth. Five performers from across the globe challenge the notion of home in this vivid performance that combines storytelling, movement, and live music.
Don’t miss the feel-good musical of the year at Darlington Hippodrome. Starring Ray Quinn, Summer Holiday is full of adventure, laughter, and of course, annoyingly catchy songs. It’s sure to put a huge smile on your face.
AGAINST THE CURRENT
Poughkeepsie natives and alt-pop rockers Against The Current released new material for the first time in two years back in May – don’t miss this chance to hear their new sound live when they play Newcastle’s Riverside.
THE FULSTOW BOYS
Customs House, South Shields
0191 454 1234
A must-see for history buffs, this moving tale based on a true story explores the chaos that exploded when the world’s press descended on a small village in Lancashire. The story of a small village’s decision is both heartbreaking and hilarious.