The Arts Society, North Yorkshire & South Durham – lecture programme 2018/19

A fantastic programme of lectures organised by The Arts Society and held at The St George Hotel, Durham Tees Valley Airport, for more information contact Rita Smith at ritasmithart@gmail.comProgramme Sheet 1 best pdf Programme sheet 2- best copy pdfprogramme 3 best – pdfstudy days sheet 4; 2018-19 copy

Picasso at Play – exhibition coming this way

Picasso at Play A unique exhibition of photographs of Picasso by the acclaimed 20th century American photographer Lee Miller. The photographs show the artist relaxing with friends and family at Lee’s house in Sussex, as well as at Picasso’s home in the South of France.These photos have never been on display in the North East. The […]

The Young King comes to Darlington this November

  Image: Andy Ellis   Pioneering organisation Theatre Hullabaloo is bringing The Young King to Darlington on Wednesday 14 and Thursday 15 November 2018 with Creative Darlington support, helping to ensure that children and young people in Darlington get to see the best theatre made for young audiences.  It’s not too long until The Young Prince arrives […]

Last Train Home Music/Comedy Festival (Final Line Up)

  Tickets are £15 ADV and are on sale now. They can be purchased online from Skiddle or physically from The Pennyweight. One of my friends, Paul, who is something of a music afficianado advised there are some acts on the bill he would pay at least that much to see on their own (think he’s a PINS […]

Looking forward to Middlesbrough Art Weekender

I’m looking forward to Middlesbrough Art Weekender running 4 – 7 October 2018 and thanks to The Auxiliary and Lydia Catterall for an event in Darlington Markets on Saturday 4 August 2018 which attracted artists from Darlington, Tees Valley and the region.   People came together for discussion, to share ideas and thinking around the visual arts and […]

Professional performances come to community venues in Darlington

About on Tour Rural Arts ON Tour was established in 1999 and is the nationally recognised rural touring scheme for North Yorkshire and East Cleveland. Each year 60+ performances take place in village halls and community centres over 2,500 square miles. The ON Tour team support community volunteers to book and promote performances in their […]

Celebration of the Centenary of Votes for Women

‘The Darlington and District National Council of Women’s event to celebrate the Centenary of Votes for Women, held at the Hullabaloo on Monday 21s May was a great success. The idea behind the event was to celebrate the Centenary but also to engage, empower and enthuse young people to get involved in democracy.   150 people of all ages […]

Book signing for Cold Bath Street by bestselling author A J Hartley

About the event: Are you afraid of ghosts? WIN AN OVERNIGHT TRIP TO LONDON & DINNER AT THE GHERKIN WITH BESTSELLING AUTHOR A J HARTLEY For your chance to win simply bring the flyer (attached in this email) to this special event: Book signing in Waterstones Darlington Thursday 12th July 10am – 12pm Cold Bath […]

Creative Fuse : Sector Update

Summer Fair at The Bridge, Sat 14 July 2018

This year’s Summer Fair at The Bridge will be held on Saturday 14th July. If you’d like a stall to promote/sell your work or to advertise your course please get in touch with the bridge info@thebridgedarlington.org.uk Saturday, 14 July 2018 11:00am (tbc) – 4:00pm The Bridge Centre for Visual Arts Yarm Road, Darlington, DL1 1ED www.thebridgedarlington.org.uk/events/summer-fair-2018/