WHAT’S ON THIS WEEK

Mother's Day treats, Middlesbrough markets and magnificent musicians fill our diaries this week. We've got our fingers on the culture pulse and there's lots to look forward to...
WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

FOR MUSIC…

21 MARCH

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Tune in this Tuesday for the Gilbert O’Sullivan 50th Anniversary Tour. 2017 marks an exciting year for the musician, as we celebrate five decades of his work and one of the industry’s true legends. Fifty years ago, Gilbert O’Sullivan made his first foray into the music business with the release of his debut single Disappear. Fans are thrilled to find that his career is still thriving five decades later – seeing him dominate the charts in the seventies and continue to enjoy success and acclaim to the present day. Enjoy an evening at Newcastle City Hall, celebrating classics such as Alone Again Naturally, Nothing Rhymed, Clair Matrimony and Get Down as well as songs from the latest album Latin Ala G. including  No Way and I Guess Ill Always Love You.

theatreroyal.co.uk


FOR FAMILY…

25 MARCH

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

The stunning Wynyard Hall offers an enchanting mother and daughters’ masterclass in which you will learn to craft gorgeous willow hearts and delicate floral designs to decorate your home with. Treat each other to a truly special day out that will indulge your creative sides in the beautiful venue of Wynyard; with all the materials you need to get crafting on hand and a complimentary flute of prosecco on arrival, you’re both sure to enjoy a little luxury ahead of Mother’s Day this year.

wynyardhall.co.uk


FOR FOOD…

22 MARCH

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Where better to celebrate 40 years of the classic ‘French Manicure’ than the lovely Rockliffe Hall? This Wednesday, nail experts Orly will host a fabulous afternoon tea and demonstration where they will reveal a classic look with a modern twist – a brand new nail phenomenon and the go-to look for the next 40 years. Chef Paul O’Hara will be whipping up a feast while the nail experts share the latest catwalk trends. It’s the perfect ladies day – including a mini afternoon tea, nail workshop, charity raffle and a nail bar offering ‘The New French’ for just £10 per person on the day.

rockliffehall.com


FOR THEATRE…

24 MARCH

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Funnyman Russell Howard never fails to make us laugh and there’s no doubt that his latest tour will be any different! The comic is travelling the world’s major cities, and it’s Newcastle’s turn to be entertained at the Metro Radio Arena this Friday. An ‘in the round’ performance by the critically acclaimed comedian is an amazing way to enjoy his brand new routine, and it’s sure to entertain old and new fans alike. The event is sure to be popular, following Russell’s 2014 tour which featured sold out runs in the USA and Australia. 2017 dates around the country are selling out quickly, so make sure you grab your tickets as soon as possible for a night of guaranteed giggles.

metroradioarena.co.uk


FOR SHOPPING…

25 MARCH

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Orange Pip Market is Middlesbrough’s answer to the bustling flea markets of New York and London, with creativity and culture at every turn. It’s back this Saturday, so expect swarms of people and lots of exciting goings-on. Whether you’re on the hunt for unique, artisan food or out to discover the latest local talents on the arts and music scene, Orange Pip is the place to be. Opening at 12pm and continuing into the evening, the event lands on the last Saturday of the month and is certainly not to be missed.

orangepipmarket.com

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