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Hack Your NE1 Weekend | 16 - 17 March 2019

WHAT A WEEKEND!

Make sure it’s another March weekender to remember with fun for the whole family in NE1…

 

SATURDAY 16 MARCH

Get crafty

Let your creative side flourish this Saturday at the Laing Art Gallery’s Fused Glass Workshop with Kimoci Glass. Learn how to make a beautiful, decorative glass piece to take away with you and display at home.

laingartgallery.org.uk

 

Twinkle Twinkle

 

 

Take tots to Northern Stage for an adventure in melody and light. Twinkle Twinkle is a heartwarming adventure made for little ones and featuring brilliant puppetry, magic, audience interaction and a spectacular score.

northernstage.co.uk

 

Circus show

There’s a one-man theatre show coming to the Discovery Museum this Saturday and it’s a must-see for circus-lovers! Ringmaster, Chris Barltrop, brings Audacious Mr Astley to the stage, pulling from his own experiences in the ring.

discoverymuseum.org.uk

 

Love songs

 

 

Make City Hall your Saturday night spot for a sensational celebration of ‘The Velvet Voice’, fronted by Luther Vandross tribute, Harry Cambridge and his 10-piece band! You’ll dance the night away to hits including Here and Now, Give Me the Reason, Your Secret Love, Superstar and more.

theatreroyal.co.uk

 

Book club

Budding bloggers and aspiring writers should stop by Waterstones this Saturday for ‘An Evening with Anna Newton’. The online content-creator and blogger will be in NE1, discussing her brand new book, An Edited Life.

waterstones.com

 

Dance-punk perfection

 

 

Be dazzled by dance in Newcastle this Saturday as Velvet Petal, by Scottish Dance Theatre, takes to the Dance City stage. With a 70s vibe and a fresh dance-punk soundtrack, this is a must-see show!

dancecity.co.uk

 

Tribute tunes

‘The world’s greatest Pink Floyd show’ comes to Sage Gateshead this Saturday night and it’s a must for music-lovers of the North East! Brit Floyd brings a very special 40th anniversary retrospective of Pink Floyd’s iconic rock opera, ‘The Wall’.

sagegateshead.com

 

 

SUNDAY 17 MARCH

Morning munch

 

 

Start your day with a proper English breakfast at George’s Great British Kitchen! Whether it’s a full English, crushed avo on toast, creamy porridge or buttery pancakes, there’s something to make everyone smile on Sunday morning!

georgesgreatbritishkitchen.co.uk

 

Rewrite the stars...

It’s the musical we all know every word to - and it’s coming to the Theatre Royal this Sunday. Don’t miss out on a sensational sing-a-long screening of The Greatest Showman, at 2pm and 7pm. A live host will teach you moves and lyrics will appear on screen, so you’ll feel like you're part of the show!

theatreroyal.co.uk

 

Wed-min

 

 

Get ahead with your wedding planning with a little help from the Spring Elite Wedding Show 2019 at Sage Gateshead. Round up your bridal party and prepare to fill your little black book of weddings!

sagegateshead.com

 

Mastermind

Up for a challenge this Sunday? Get the gang together and make your way to Exit Newcastle for a rollercoaster journey where the main aim is to escape the room, completing a number of obstacles and challenges along the way! Will you make it?

exit-newcastle.co.uk

 

Sunday bites

 

 

Worked up an appetite? Book in at Babucho where you can enjoy one, two and three course Sunday lunches all day! From prawn cocktail and crispy fried skins, to beef, pork, chicken or lamb, you’re sure to leave with a smile on your face.

babucho.co.uk

 

Live & loud

Calling all music-lovers looking for Sunday plans in NE1! Kristin Hersh ‘Live & Loud’ comes to The Cluny, with support from Fred Abong. An evening of inspiring live entertainment and a great way to end the week!

thecluny.com

 

Canadian comic

 

 

Canadian-comedy legend, Tom Stade, is swinging by The Stand Comedy Club this weekend, and it’s a must on your social calendars if you’re looking to end the week on a high! Armed with his usual swagger and mischief, he explores a handful of generational conundrums...

thestand.co.uk

 


 

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