Shine
May
7
6:45 PM18:45

Shine

The music is always present, you just have to hear it.

What makes us who we are? Do the choices in our lives determine who we become? Are we in control of our own story, or is it in our DNA? 

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Where Do We Belong
Apr
24
7:00 PM19:00

Where Do We Belong

A new, urgent show charged by the energy of what global citizenship looks like, feels like and fights like from a company of young Europeans finding their place in a precarious world.

Where Do We Belong? is a found mixtape from a once familiar pen friend - a fusion of spoken word, sound and motion, fleeting moments and burning borders.

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Troupe Meet Up
Feb
13
6:00 PM18:00

Troupe Meet Up

At this session you’ll be working with a stage director, learn about how to make your play work. Where and when will your characters enter the stage? What lighting and sound effects will you use and when? Work out what props your characters will use. We will be then start to rehearse your play!

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Bacon Knees and Sausage Fingers
Feb
6
6:30 PM18:30

Bacon Knees and Sausage Fingers

Bacon Knees has always been fast. His parents were very proud. They would watch him running around the garden in circles for hours on end. In 1989 he found his calling…Crufts was on TV. 27 years later and Bacon Knees finds himself on his home track – the High Level Bridge, Newcastle upon Tyne - up against a new opponent...

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Troupe Meet Up
Jan
23
6:00 PM18:00

Troupe Meet Up

At this session, we will be looking at developing a storyline for a brand-new short play created by you and the rest of the group. Your chance to design new characters, decide what they say and what happens to them, and learn about improvising- sketching out the scenes in your play.

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Silk Road
Nov
28
6:30 PM18:30

Silk Road

Meet Bruce Blakemore, a struggling young Geordie tech-head and the unlikeliest international criminal mastermind you can imagine. From his base in Whitley Bay, Bruce and his Nan will find themselves sucked into an Underworld Wide Web of new-age pirates, local gangsters and tea-cosies.

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Where We Began
Sep
20
7:30 PM19:30

Where We Began

A wild and vivid vision of the future, combining storytelling, movement and live music.
When every citizen is ordered to return to their place of birth, Where We Began examines where we could end up. Five performers from across the globe challenge existing notions of ‘home’ in this multilingual celebration of personal identity.

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The Kagools
Jul
27
7:00 PM19:00

The Kagools

A physical comedy show featuring two silent and strange, but friendly, characters. The Kagools live both in this realm (live on stage) and in an alternate reality (via an on-stage screen), which they effortlessly interact with to hilarious effect.

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This World Here...Nomhlaba Le
May
30
7:00 PM19:00

This World Here...Nomhlaba Le

A journey to a new world full of song and discovery. When faced with a new culture, visiting a new place, what do you bring with you? What do you leave behind?

This international collaboration brings together original music intertwined with traditional South African and Geordie songs, verbatim testimony and storytelling.

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Hopeless
Apr
11
7:00 PM19:00

Hopeless

Award-winning spoken word artist, Leyla Josephine is taking audiences on a journey through the apathetic attitudes of millennials! ‘Hopeless' was nominated for the Amnesty International Freedom of Speech Award .

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Leaving
Mar
9
7:00 PM19:00

Leaving

Leaving, by Paddy Campbell and directed by Amy Golding, tells the real stories of care leavers and their experiences at the pivotal moment when they leave care. It also gives voice to those working within the system from staff in children’s homes to MPs and policy makers.

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