The Bridge launches spring courses

The Bridge launches its range of spring courses. Each course generally runs for 10 weeks, term starts week beginning 14th January 2019. Check The Bridge website for start dates and prices. To book, email the artist before the start date or go to the first session and see the artist. More information from The Bridge more »

Dale Storr at DNOJ on 2nd Feb

It’s a bumper year for Darlington New Orleans Jazz Club as it welcomes a record number of bands to play lunchtime gigs at the town’s St Augustine’s Parish Centre on Larchfield Street. There’s a total of 18 gigs booked throughout the year, up from the usual 12, which says so much about the popularity of more »

Bing Live!

The CBeebies favourites are brought to life in a brand-new stage production full of fun, laughter, music and magical puppetry. ‘Bing Live!’ is a fantastic first theatre trip for pre-schoolers and their families. Bing and his friends (photo credit: Johan Persson) are going on a major UK tour, and ‘Bing Live!’ will visit Darlington Hippodrome more »

Darlington Orchestra Winter Concert 2019

The Darlington Orchestra Winter Concert takes place on Saturday 26th January 7.30pm in the beautiful Central Hall at Darlington’s Dolphin Centre. This will be an accessible event packed with music of the past few centuries including various musical styles and by diverse composers, from Haydn to Smetana and from Mozart to Mancini. Special guests will more »

DPS – next recital on 27th January

For Darlington Piano Society’s first concert of 2019, on Sunday 27th January 3pm at the Dolphin Centre, they welcome the young British/Romanian pianist Florian Mitrea. He presents an extremely varied recital including works well known and some unknown, even to keen aficionados of the piano repertoire. After a first half of Mozart and Beethoven (the more »

Autumn/Winter programme at The Hullabaloo

Children’s theatre organisation Theatre Hullabaloo has announced its Autumn/Winter Season of magical things to see and do at its flagship venue, The Hullabaloo, in Darlington. Highlights this season include Storm (Bamboozle Theatre Company) a production designed for children and young people aged 7-11 years who are on the autistic spectrum, and No Show (Ellie Dubois) more »

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: greenwoodpack4@gmail.com Phone: 07971 073396

Autumn shows at The Majestic Theatre

To book, visit The Majestic Theatre website, email boxoffice@majestictheatre.org.uk, 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 »