Lino printing for beginners

‘Lino printing for beginners’ takes place at South Park, Darlington, on 17th January from 10.30am to 3pm, £35 all materials provided. To book a place, please contact the organiser: Message via Facebook missprintdarlo Email: Phone: 07971 073396

Autumn shows at The Majestic Theatre

To book, visit The Majestic Theatre website, email, or call 01325 633296/633255. On Saturday 29 September, it’s comedian Nish Kumar – final few tickets for hilarious night out. Ticket prices start from £18. Doors open at 6.30pm – show starts at 7.30pm On Tuesday 2nd and Wednesday 3rd October the talented students from Darlington more »

WAAC during and after the First World War

Local Studies talk at Darlington Crown Street Library present ‘The Women’s Army Auxiliary Corps during and after the First World War’ a talk by Professor Alison Fell and Ann Fell. The First World War was the first time British women entered the ranks of the armed services. Having women in khaki was controversial at the more »

Darlington Piano Society’s next event

North-East-born pianist Jamie Bergin gives Darlington Piano Society’s next recital on Sunday 18th November 3pm in Central Hall, Dolphin Centre. Jamie completed his degree studies with Lars Vogt in 2016 and continues to work with him at the University of Music in Hannover. He has won various prestigious prizes at national and international competitions. He more »

Emma Fisk’s “Hot Club du Nord”

Emma Fisk will perform at Darlington New Orleans Jazz Club on Saturday 1st December at St. Augustine’s Parish Centre, Larchfield Street, Darlington DL3 7TG, 12.30pm to 3pm. Emma is a very fine jazz violinist who has played alongside many inspiring musicians. “Hot Club du Nord gives her chance to revisit the Hot Club repertoire. For more »

Darlington Music Society concert 12th January

The next Darlington Music Society concert is on Saturday 12th January, at the Dolphin Centre 7.30pm, by the Trio Volant (Tom Evans playing the oboe, Beatrice Hubble playing the clarinet and Richard Beards playing the bassoon), with Leanne Cody on the piano. They will be playing from Rossini, Madeline Dring, and Poulenc. About the performers: more »

Our end-of-year review

Darlington for Culture’s highlights of 2018 included the Arts Festival in May, continuing growth of the Small Grants Scheme, and that the Darlington Culture Volunteers clocked up more than 6,500 volunteering hours. The year began with Crown Street Library under threat of closure with the council’s planned relocation of town-centre library services to the Dolphin more »

‘Lickety Split’ at Opus 4 Jazz Club

On Friday 16th November, Opus 4 Jazz Club presents Lickety Split, led by Eddie Bellis. This band from Newcastle features a four-piece brass section, playing the best of Modern West Coast jazz. The band has been together for over five years and is made up of members who are all seasoned professionals, both on the more »

DMS concert on 3rd November

The next concert of the Darlington Music Society will be at the Dolphin Centre on Saturday 3rd November 7.30 pm. The concert is going to be given by Olga Stezhko on piano and Raphaela Papadakis, a soprano. They will be performing a wide variety of composers – Schubert, Bach, Clara Schumann, Debussy, Poulenc, Ravel and more »

‘Mat Ricardo vs The World’

‘Mat Ricardo vs The World’ is at The Majestic Theatre, 78-80 Bondgate, Darlington DL3 7JT, on Friday 2nd November 7.30pm. Award-winning cabaret star, and the UK’s most successful juggler, Mat Ricardo, had a problem, after a 30-year career as the go-to guy for jaw-dropping dexterity, he’d run out of new tricks. So he did something more »