Ben Whishaw (The Danish Girl, Skyfall, Hamlet) and Michelle Fairley (Fortitude, Game of Thrones) play Brutus and Cassius, David Calder (The Lost City of Z, The Hatton Garden Job) plays Caesar and David Morrissey (The Missing, Hangmen, The Walking Dead) is Mark Antony. Broadcast live from The Bridge Theatre, London.
Jenny’s a vicar. But she’s got problems. Her creepy ex-husband keeps sending her flowers and won’t sign the divorce papers. The church hall is being renovated by a dodgy builder, who’s being investigated by the police. And her best friend Danny has turned up in the vestry with a gun. Danny has anger issues.
Reg Vardy have been North of England Brass Band Champions 35 times and are listing in the top 20 of the World Brass Band Rankings. Based in Stanley, the band are renowned for giving high quality concerts of new original music alongside the more traditional brass band repertoire.
Learn how to tool and colour your own spring-themed leather, from pouches and tiles to wallets and bookmarks. Mark Rowney has been tooling , carving and hand painting leather Accessories, Sculptures and objet d’art for 30 years.
The Royal Ballet celebrates the centenary of Leonard Bernstein’s birth with an all-Bernstein programme from the Company’s three associate choreographers, Wayne McGregor, Liam Scarlett and Christopher Wheeldon.
Inspired by Handel’s profound religious masterpiece, this acclaimed Bristol Old Vic production provides a rare chance to experience a powerfully dramatic account of Messiah and to rediscover the intense spirituality of its many well-known arias and choruses.
Designer Makers Market showcases the very best regional designers and craftspeople, with original work and a strong up-cycled theme. Meet the designer makers and buy handcrafted goods of gallery quality. Some will be demonstrating their skills and others will be running ’have-a-go’ sessions.
An abundance of materials awaits in you in this workshop, just bring your imagination. Come and create a character you have invented or an old favourite from a story, large or small it is up to you. Once you’re done bring the puppet to life in the pop up theatre.
Presented by Little Mightly. Be enthralled by this epic musical folktale told on a miniature scale. A Heart at Sea uses haunting live music to tell the story of a young Boy who bottles up his heart and throws it into the sea.
One of Scotland’s premier traditional bands. As they approach their 50th anniversary in 2018, the Tannahill Weavers are one of Scotland’s premier traditional bands. Their diverse repertoire spans the centuries with fire-driven instrumentals, topical songs, and original ballads and lullabies.
Come and create things from space! To celebrate Kitchen Zoo bringing Tin Foil Astronaut to the Witham why not join bring your little astronaut to create their own rocket, design a planet beyond Pluto or invent the uninvented? Anyone fancy a balloon powered rocket race to the moon?
Royal Northern Sinfonia, Orchestra of Sage Gateshead, is the UK’s only full-time chamber orchestra and the leading professional orchestra in the North East. The Witham are delighted to welcome an ensemble of players to play a programme including Brahms’ String Quintet No.1 in F
A co-commission by ARC, Queens Hall Hexham, and Arts Centre Washington. On your marks... get set... BLAST OFF! Today is the day of the space race! A race to put the first human on the Moon! But our astronaut isn’t quite like others, she’s... different.
What if your first true love was someone you’d been told you must hate? Set in a world very like our own, this Romeo and Juliet is about a generation of young people born into violence and ripped apart by the bitter divisions of their parents.
Performance recorded in HD from Teatro Comunale di Bologna. Set in the idyllic 19th century Paris, La Bohème tells the story of a love affair between a poor poet and a seamstress. But they are soon faced by the cruel realities of poverty and ill health which ends up putting their relationship to the test.
Spring into action and join in Easter themed drop in activities with our education team, including an Easter Egg Hunt Trail around the Museum with a special treat as your reward. Watch out for the Easter Bunny! Children must be accompanied by an adult for whom normal admission applies.
Join in as we explore springtime, taking part in drop in activities inspired by nature and the changing seasons. Get creative with a range of crafts suitable for all ages. Children must be accompanied by an adult for whom normal admission applies.
Create your own masterpiece in the Museum galleries during this drop in session. Using an easel, you will take on the role of a real artist and experiment with a range of materials. Suitable for all ages, protective aprons supplied. Children must be accompanied by an adult for whom normal admission applies.
D. Scarlatti: Stabat Mater
Parry: Songs of Farewell (My soul, there is a country; I know my soul hath power; Never weather-beaten sail; There is an old belief; At the round earth’s imagined corners; Lord, let me know mine end).