The Hullabaloo honours Lewis Carroll

The Hullabaloo, the North East’s flagship children’s theatre venue, is celebrating Lewis Carroll and his work with their magical family event ‘A Hullabaloo in Wonderland’ on Saturday 27 April. For ages 0-10 years and their grown-ups, families can expect to make their own mad hats, dance and move down the rabbit hole, follow a curious more »

Jabberwocky Market is back in the spring

Jabberwocky Market is back with more pop-up theatre events in April and May at venues around Darlington. More information and tickets available from the website Now Is The Time To Say Nothing (Jabberwocky Market) by Reem Karssli and Caroline Williams Now Is The Time To Say Nothing is an interactive sound and video installation more »

April events at The Forum

April at The Forum For the full list of gigs and events, please visit Tel: 01325 363135. Monday 1st Darlington Film Club presents: Robin Askwith ‘Cool It Carol’ + one-man show with tales of his career after the screening Tickets £10/ 18+/ Film 7.30pm  Thursday 4th – John P Taylor Band With support from more »

Liam Mellor’s Easter Show at The Majestic

Darlington pantomime favourite Liam Mellor will lead the cast in his ‘Cracking’ Easter Show at The Majestic Theatre, Bondgate, Darlington ​DL3 7JT, on Saturday 20th April. This action-packed Easter extravaganza includes all aspects of pantomime fun: slapstick comedy; lots of songs and dance with plenty of audience participation. Liam will be joined on stage by more »

Darlington Music Society’s April concert

Darlington Music Society’s next concert is on Saturday 27th April at the Dolphin Centre at 7.30pm. The concert is going to be given by cellist Yoanna Prodanova and pianist Mihai Ritivoiu. They will be playing pieces by Shostakovich, Chopin, Janacek and Faure. About the performers: Yoanna studied at the Conservatoire de Montreal, Canada. She is more »

Hippodrome’s spring season

Additional shows are regularly being added to the Darlington Hippodrome schedule, so to keep up to date visit the website and choose your own seats online. For further information and to book contact the box office on 01325 405405. Week-long shows Our younger audiences will be enthralled by Tom Gates – Live on Stage (Wednesday more »

Sue Ferris Quintet at Opus 4 club

Opus 4 Jazz Club’s next evening of Modern Jazz will be the 15th anniversary of the Opus 4 Jazz Club. On 26th April, and as ever on each year since opening night 2004, the club presents The Sue Ferris Quintet although the original musicians will, on this occasion, not be appearing with exception of Sue more »

Family ceilidh on 11th May

On Saturday 11th May, Manic Mum Days Events are bringing the experience of dancing and live music to families in Darlington. Blind Panic ceilidh band will play at Bondgate Church, Darlington, 3pm-5.30pm, with traditional fun for all the family. This is the second ceilidh organised Manic Mum Days events and for those who havent ever more »

Easter at The Hullabaloo

The Hullabaloo, the flagship venue for young audiences in Darlington and winner of Best Family Venue at the Fantastic for Families Awards 2019, has a jam-packed programme this Easter. Children, young people, and their families will be entertained with a mix of world-class theatre alongside a range of activities such as storytelling, themed days and more »

Darlington New Orleans Jazz Club in May

There are two events in May. The New Century Ragtime Orchestra are appearing on Saturday 4th May with special guests Enrico Tomasso on trumpet and Nick Ward on drums. Enrico Tomasso was again the winner of the jazz trumpet category in the British Jazz Awards in 2018 making him a five times winner. Nick Ward more »