Much Ado About Caesar

Much Ado About Caesar is Green Theatre‘s next production and can be seen at The Hullabaloo, Borough Road, on 11th, 12th and 13th October at 7.30pm. It is also being staged at St Augustine’s Parish Centre, Larchfield Street, on 19th and 20th October at 7.30pm. These abridged versions of Julius Caesar and Much Ado About more »

Fourum folk return to Hummersknott

The popular North East folk group Fourum is returning to its roots by appearing at Hummersknott Academy on Saturday 13th October 7 pm in a Golden Jubilee Celebration Concert. The event is to help fundraising for Hummersknott Badminton Club’s next international tour. Fourum emerged as a group of young staff from Hummersknott School who supported more »

Darlington SOA – Annual Exhibition

The Darlington Society of Arts (SOA) will be exhibiting paintings, crafts and prints at The Station in Richmond, North Yorkshire, from 13th to 24th October. The Darlington-based group was founded in 1922 by J E Hodgkin, to stimulate an interest in the creation and appreciation of Art and Craft within the community of Darlington and more »

Opus 4 Jazz Club – 12th October

The Customs House Big Band, under the direction of Peter Morgan, makes a welcome return to Opus 4 Jazz Club venue for a concert featuring award-winning singer Ruth Lambert. Under the leadership of Peter Morgan, it has developed into a well-drilled jazz big band, with a powerful swing, tight ensemble work, and some fine soloists. more »

‘Acting for film’ workshop

‘Acting for film’ workshop takes place at Hummersknott School from Monday 29th October to Friday 2nd November. 10am-2pm, £85 for the week. This course is for you if you are aged between 11 and 18 years and want to learn more about acting for film. It includes looking at what makes certain TV series and more »

Jabberwocky Market: pop-up theatre

The next Jabberwocky Market pop-up theatre events take place from Wednesday 3rd to Sunday 7th October. There will be shows for young and old. If you love theatre or haven’t ever really been before, there’s something for you, and this time events are in Darlington and beyond. Ground Control – by Non Zero One, for more »

Magic at The Majestic!

Chris Cross the Magician is bringing his Top of the Bill Magic & Variety Show to Darlington’s Majestic Theatre, 78-80 Bondgate, Darlington DL3 7JT, on Friday 19th October for one night only! Chris promises “fun for all of the family in a proper old-school variety show”. Expect a splendid evening of entertainment by regional and national more »

‘Inspiration from unusual places’

8th October: Sketching and photography ‘Inspiration from unusual places’, 3pm to 4.30pm. Free but reservation required. For information, contact The Bridge Centre for Visual Arts – email

DNOJC is delta bound

Trad New Orleans jazz fans are in for a treat when The Lazy River Band comes to town on Saturday 6 October to play at the monthly Darlington New Orleans Jazz Club (DNOJC). The Lazy River Band has a great pedigree as a long-established Dixieland/swing/ mainstream combo lead by Chris Perrin on reeds, and they more »

Darlington Music Society: start of 2018/19 season

Darlington Music Society’s first concert of the 2018/19 season is on Saturday 6th October at the Dolphin Centre 7.30pm. The Jubilee String Quartet will play pieces by Beethoven, Schubert and Panufnik. The quartet has performed widely throughout the UK in venues such as the Wigmore Hall and the Southbank Centre in London. They also take more »