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Darlington Culture Volunteers (DCV) is an organisation run jointly by Darlington for Culture and Darlington Hippodrome. Our volunteers support arts and culture events held in and around Darlington. We help the event organisers by meeting and greeting the public and enabling them to join in the activities and enjoy themselves. Our volunteers work on an more »

Send us your up-to-date leaflets

Do you have arts and culture events or groups that you’d like to publicise? And do you have printed programmes or leaflets? We need your up-to-date leaflets and posters for the DfC information stands. On Saturday 29 June, we’ll have an info stand in Stanhope Park all day as part of Darlington Community Carnival. All more »

June events at The Forum

June 2019 Events at The Forum. For the full list of gigs and events, please visit www.theforumonline.co.uk. Tel: 01325 363135. Saturday 1st – Hilarity Bites Comedy Club Tickets £10/Doors 7.30pm Wednesday 5th – Open Mic Night Just turn up, plug in and play Free Entrance /8pm  Friday 7th – Original Band Night Featuring 3 local more »

Artist Support Day – by charity Outside In

Outside In is a charity that supports artists who face barriers to the art world due to health, disability, social circumstance or isolation. The organisation’s aims are to make the art world a fairer place. It is running an Artist Support Day to help artists create online galleries on its website. Artits can attend a more »

‘Smile Art’ exhibition until 27th July

‘Smile Art’ exhibition by Edward Freeman is at The Bridge from 1st June to 27th July. The Exhibition Preview is on Saturday 1st June from 4pm-5.30pm, with drinks and canapes on arrival; 4.30pm Artist Welcome. Sales profits from this exhibition will be donated by the artist to Cancer Research UK. The Bridge Centre for Visual more »

Love Tango Darlington

This group dances both traditional Argentine and modern Nuevo Tango. Class every Thursday 8pm followed by dancing until late with John Paul Tango at Haughton Le Skerne Working Men’s Club, 25 Haughton Green, Darlington DL1 2DD. More details: call 01325 468738 or visit group’s Facebook page.

Hippodrome’s summer 2019 season

The new season includes thrilling new drama, a selection of the world’s most dazzling musicals and some truly magical family shows. Additional shows are regularly added to the Darlington Hippodrome schedule For further information and to book, call the box office on 01325 405405 or visit www.darlingtonhippodrome.co.uk to choose your own seats online Agatha Christie more »

Open Mic for Writers

The next ‘Open Mic for Writers’ is on Thursday 27th June 7pm at Hash. Got a story you want to read? Trying something out with a novel and not sure if it works? Or simply like listening to original writing, some of it never heard before? Each reader has upto eight minutes in which to more »

“A Panorama of Movement and Dance”

“A Panorama of Movement and Dance” dance show takes place on Saturday 29th June 2pm at the Dolphin Centre, Horsemarket, Darlington DL1 5RP. The Annual Festival Show of Movement and Dance features participants from all over the North East, from children to mature movers, including performances fresh from the national championships in Nottingham. This colourful more »