WHAT’S ON THIS WEEK

Browse some of the North East's finest market stalls, party with the Take That boys and check in for family fun at the theatre - this week's cultural happenings are shaping up well!

FOR MUSIC…

8 – 9 MAY

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Take That are about to embark on their tour ‘Wonderland Live’ and its set to bring fans their most exciting live experience to date. With 22 dates across the UK and Ireland, including two at the Metro Radio Arena, the now turned trio will perform their brand new album ‘Wonderland’ on a stage central of the arena floor. Renowned for their incredible live shows and pushing the boundaries of live production, Take That are set to wow audiences in another spectacular night to remember. And bringing along 90s favourites All Saints as their supporting act, you won’t want to miss this tour. Take That are one of the UK’s most successful acts after a career spanning three-decades and selling 7.6 million concert tickets in their lifetime the show is guaranteed a night you don’t want to miss. 

metroradioarena.co.uk


FOR FAMILY…

10 – 14 MAY

 WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

He’s at it again… the UK’s best- selling children’s author David Walliams is premiering a spectacular production this month, arriving at the Sunderland Empire this week. From the producers of Horrible Histories, the story brings to life the crazy adventure of Ben as he is about to embark on the adventure of lifetime with his very own ‘Gangsta Granny’! A side-splitting stage show for the whole family – don’t miss out on this David Walliams’ masterpiece! It’s one for the whole family.

atgtickets.com


FOR FOOD…

13 MAY

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

The ever-popular Saltburn Farmers’ Market returns this Saturday! Bringing the North East and North Yorkshire’s finest independent food suppliers together in the heart of the town, it’s the go-to event for all things local and delicious. Visitors will find 35 stalls bursting with the best local food, drink and artworks – all in the stunning setting of the Saltburn seaside. It’s a fantastic, family fun-day where you’ll get the chance to bag a bargain and take something seriously tasty home with you. Truly unique and the perfect family, shopping day out. Combining our love of food with our love of the North East. What’s not to love? Grab your spring buys!

saltburnfarmersmarket.com


FOR THEATRE…

9 – 13 MAY

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

See Michel Morpurgo’s novel, Running Wild, come to life at the the Theatre Royal this week. Presented by The Children’s Touring Partnership, the story is brought to life with extraordinary heart, vibrant colour and exceptional creativity guaranteed to wow audiences of all ages and critics alike. The production, based on the true story novel, tells an emotional and moving story of love, loss, loyalty and of living for the moment. 

theatreroyal.co.uk 


FOR SHOPPING…

10 – 14 MAY

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Newcastle’s Market Place will be playing host to a fabulous International Market this week, offering a huge variety of tasty treats, global crafts and trinkets and unique gifts to take home for yourself or your loved ones. There’s something for everyone at this creative, craft-fuelled day out as the colourful stalls line the city’s streets.

marketplaceeurope.co.uk

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