WHAT’S ON THIS WEEK: 24-30 JUNE

Embrace live music at Corbridge Festival, see the live action show Kynren, enjoy a beauty of a two-course meal at The Cleveland Tontine, watch Kinky Boots live at Sunderland Empire and spend a day at Whitley Bay's Green Beans Market...

FOR MUSIC…

28 & 29 JUNE

The North East’s finest family-friendly music festival returns this week with performances from the likes of Ben Ottewell, one of the lead singers from the indie rock band Gomez, folk band Baghdaddies and many, many more. From national treasures, guilty pleasures and up-and-coming artists, this weekend of music is set to be a lively one in Corbridge.

corbridge-festival.co.uk

FOR FAMILY…

29 JUNE

Bring your kids along to Kynren, a must-see outdoor theatre show. Journey through history back to the events that shaped our country. See King Arthur, Boudicca, Shakespeare and more as they unite in a night of spectacular live action, special effects and spell-binding pyrotechnics. Head over to Bishop Auckland for a thrilling night of history with each scene enhanced by an original soundtrack by the award-winning compose Nathan Stornetta.

kynren.com

FOR FOOD & DRINK…

28 JUNE

Foodies with a love of all things beauty should head to The Cleveland Tontine this Friday to see guest speaker, Helen Wardle, from Temple Spa discuss the history of the spa and offer a few helpful beauty tips. Be greeted with fizz on arrival followed by a luxurious two-course lunch and coffee. A blissful afternoon for all.

theclevelandtontine.com

 

FOR THEATRE…

25 JUNE – 6 JULY

Watch the tale of Charlie Price unfold at the Sunderland Empire this week. Charlie struggles to live up to his father’s expectations and continue the family shoe business of Price & Son. With the shoe factory’s fate uncertain, Lola, a glamorous performer arrives to save the day in need of some new stilettos. Enhanced with the songs of pop icon Cyndi Lauper, Kinky Boots is sure to be a lively and enjoyable night.

FOR SHOPPING…

30 JUNE

Foodies will love Whitley Bay’s Green Beans Market, bringing you the freshest seasonal goodies, not to mention the fabulous gardening and up-cycled items also available. Get there early to get the best stuff first.

facebook.com/greenbeansmarket

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