WHAT’S ON THIS WEEK

This week in the North East we've got a sassy Spanish tango party, an Adele Songbook special, a colourful challenge, Father's Day dinner and a trip for treats and trinkets...
WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

FOR MUSIC…

16 JUNE

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Back by popular demand, Billingham Forum Theatre presents Someone Like You – The Adele Songbook this Friday. The show celebrates one of our generations best-loved singer- songwriters. Hand-picked by Adele herself on Graham Norton’s BBC ADELE Special, Katie Markham has the show-stopping voice and captivating charisma to deliver all your favourite Adele hits in an enthralling concert performance. The show recreates the magic of the three record-breaking albums 19, 21 and 25 – including hit songs such as Chasing Pavements, Make You Feel My Love, Set Fire To The Rain and Someone Like You.

forumtheatrebillingham.co.uk


FOR FAMILY…

17 JUNE

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Colourama is back in the North East this Saturday. The family-fun event promises to be bigger and better than ever – packed full of colourful challenges, obstacles and a rainbow of powdered paint. St Cuthbert’s Hospice invites runners and walkers of all ages and abilities to join in on this fabulously fun charity event. Colourama will see participants make their way around the 5k course at St Leonards Playing Field, Durham. Get colourful for a good cause this week – it’s one for the whole family!

stcuthbertshospice.com


FOR FOOD…

18 JUNE

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Celebrate Father’s Day in style this Sunday at 21 Newcastle. Book in now to treat your dad to a superb Sunday lunch where all dads get a free miniature bottle of Whisky. Families can enjoy two courses for £21 and three Courses £24.50 or chose from the delicious A La Carte menu. Call 0191 2220755 to book – don’t miss out – it’s the ultimate treat for dad this year!

21newcastle.co.uk


FOR THEATRE…

16 & 17 JUNE

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

A Spanish tango dance party arrives in Newcastle this week! Get ready to let loose and throw some seriously sexy shapes at Milonga, choreographed by internationally celebrated choreographer Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui (who also choreographed Beyoncé’s Grammy performance). Inspired by the late night milonga scene held in the intimate bars of Buenos Aires, the fabulous dance routines in this production draw on traditional influences with a cool, contemporary twist. The result is a sassy, seductive and fascinating exploration 21st century tango. Catch this Argentinean phenomenon at Newcastle’s Theatre Royal this Friday and Saturday – and don’t forget your dancing shoes!

theatreroyal.co.uk


FOR SHOPPING…

12 – 14 JUNE

WHAT'S ON THIS WEEK

Pick up some treats and trinkets at the Helmsley Crafts & Gifts fair from Monday 12th to Wednesday 14th June. A picture perfect town sitting atop the North York Moors, it’s a scenic day out where you cam roam the market square, pop in the vintage shops and browse the stalls of the Helmsley Crafts & Gifts fair upstairs in the Town Hall. A fine combination of both public and stall holders return year on year with fabulous keepsakes and gifts for yourself or for that special someone. A lovely, traditional shopping trip where you’re bound to pick up something unique.

stallandcraftcollective.co.uk

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