Monday Digest: What's On In NE1 This Week?
What's on in NE1 this week? We've got you covered when it comes to filling your diaries with fun stuff for the whole family...
MONDAY 19 - SUNDAY 25 NOVEMBER 2018
CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG
20 - 24 November
Starlight Theatre Productions presents an exciting stage adaptation of the classic 60s feel-good musical, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. With brilliant songs from the musical maestros, the Sherman Brothers, including 'Truly Scrumptious', 'Toot Sweets' and 'Me 'Ol Bamboo', plus all the lovable and colourful characters from the film (minus the evil child catcher, of course!), the show promises to be the perfect start to your festive celebrations.
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THE TYNE BAR CHRISTMAS FAIR
24 & 25 November
Make a trip to The Tyne Bar this weekend for their two-day Christmas Fair - complete with beer festival, the Rock Choir, street food, mulled wine, mine pies, hot chocolate and more!
MINI PEAS VS. MINI PENGUINS: A TINY FESTIVE ADVENTURE!
Join the Seven Stories' Story Catcher team for a very special mini edition of Peas Vs. Penguins. It's time to get cosy with the friendly peas and penguins in their wintry wonderland. Complete with creative activities, cosy family time, lots of silliness and the best seasonal party games (with a twist), it's a must for tots this week!
Following on from their festival success this summer, the Courteeners are back on stage, swinging by Newcastle’s Metro Radio Arena this Friday as part of their UK winter tour. After celebrating the 10th anniversary of their gold selling album, ‘St. Jude’, the band have reworked their work with ‘St. Jude Re:Wired’ and can’t wait to celebrate their music with a North East audience this November! With support from Gerry Cinnamon and Zuzu, this is a must-attend evening of music in NE1!
FANTASTIC BEASTS: THE CRIMES OF THE GRINDELWALD
Wands at the ready, folks… Fantastic Beasts is back! Pick up some popcorn and settle in at Tyneside Cinema this Thursday for a screening of the all-new, Fantastic Beasts: Crimes of Grindelwald. In the second part of the series, Albus Dumbledore enlists his former student, Newt Scamander, who agrees to help thwart Grindelwald’s plans of raising pure-blood wizards to rule over all non-magical beings. A must-see screening! 2.40pm, 5.35pm and 8.30pm screenings.
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