What's On In and Around Sunderland

Today to Wed 26 Oct, by distance closest first.

Al Murray, The Pub Landlord - Gig for Victory

As the dust settles and we emerge blinking into the dawn of a new year, the men and women of this great country will need answers.
The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland SR1 3HA Details >
Sat 1 Oct

Public Service Broadcasting

Public Service Broadcasting have been “teaching the lessons of the past through the music of the future” for more than a decade now.
The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland SR1 3HA Details >
Mon 3 Oct

The Tiger Who came to Tea

The doorbell rings just as Sophie and her mummy are sitting down to tea. Who could it possibly be? What they certainly don’t expect to see at the door is a big, stripy tiger.
The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland SR1 3HA Details >
Tue 4 Oct and Wed 5 Oct

Turin Brakes

2022 sees Turin Brakes release their ninth studio album – Wide-Eyed Nowhere. After a run of festival appearances in the summer, they’re embarking on an extensive UK tour.
The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland SR1 3HA Details >
Fri 7 Oct

A Doll's House

Durham-based Elysium Theatre Company brings Ibsen’s landmark play about marriage, love and the need to be true to who you are to the stage in a sensational new production.
The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland SR1 3HA Details >
Thu 13 Oct

Woman to Woman – Judie Tzuke, Beverley Craven, Julia Fordham & Rumer

Woman to Woman sees a unique and timeless collaboration between four of the UK’s most celebrated female singer-songwriters performing their classic hit singles and album tracks alongside their
The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland SR1 3HA Details >
Fri 21 Oct

Ladysmith Black Mambazo

South African vocal powerhouse Ladysmith Black Mambazo play their first UK tour for many years. Since they shot to global stardom on Paul Simon’s Graceland album, Mambazo have been recognised as one...
The Fire Station, High Street West, Sunderland SR1 3HA Details >
Wed 26 Oct

Performing Arts Open Day – Pauline Quirke Academy Sunderland

This is a special session dedicated to welcoming new students, friends, siblings and tasters to join us for a FREE session in ALL modules & have loads of fun in the process!
Whitburn C of E Academy, Rackly Way, Sunderland SR6 7EF Details >
Sat 15 Oct

South Shields Memory Walk

Memory Walk is back for 2022, are you ready to walk? Memory Walk is a family-friendly, sponsored walk, for individuals, or friends and family groups. It’s free to sign up and open to all.
Bents Exhibition Park Sea Road, South Shields, NE33 2LD Details >
Sat 8 Oct

An Evening of Clairvoyance With Karen Dawson

TOP CLAIRVOYANT MEDIUM KAREN DAWDON BRINGS TO YOU AN EVENNG OF CLAIRVOYANCE NOT TO BE MISSED
Hebburn Legion Social Club & Institute Mountbatten Avenue, Hebburn NE31 2QP Details >
Tue 4 Oct

Haddaway and Write

Come and join us for a night of cracking new North East plays from some of the region’s most exciting writers!
Howard Street North Shields NE30 1SE Details >
Fri 30 Sep

A Doll's House

Nora is a happily married woman with a loving husband and three beautiful children. Everything seems perfect in her happy home.
Howard Street North Shields NE30 1SE Details >
Sat 1 Oct

Making Waves Down Memory Lane – A Celebration

The Making Waves Group is monthly a peer support group for people of North Tyneside living with dementia and their carers.
Howard Street North Shields NE30 1SE Details >
Wed 5 Oct

Chasing and Living My Dream Art Exhibition

This is James Richardsons’ second exhibition at The Exchange gallery, he is an accomplished local artist who likes nothing better than to be at his easel painting.
Howard Street North Shields NE30 1SE Details >
Thu 6 Oct to Wed 26 Oct

Am I Invisible Yet? Plus Q and A

Former Chumbawamba vocalist (I Get Knocked Down) , Dunstan Bruce performs his new one hour play; a rollercoaster of despair, anger, love and ultimately hope.
Howard Street North Shields NE30 1SE Details >
Fri 7 Oct and Sat 8 Oct

Tony Bengtsson Band

North East-based Americana/Folk artist Tony Bengtsson’s hook-laden songs are ‘remarkable to say the least’ (Maverick Magazine) and his voice has been described as ‘the best for country outside of
Howard Street North Shields NE30 1SE Details >
Fri 14 Oct

The Moonbeats

Join The Moonbeats for a fun evening rejoicing to the music of the swinging sixties. A fantastic four piece band bringing together the best songs of the Sixties for a show that is not to be...
Howard Street North Shields NE30 1SE Details >
Sat 15 Oct

Redcoat

Redcoat Meet Lewis. He’s a Redcoat. He’s living the dream and living it large in Bognor Regis. He likes to smile and show you a good time. But what happens when you’re having an ‘off day’?
Howard Street North Shields NE30 1SE Details >
Fri 21 Oct

The NE Street Band

Following two mega gigs here at the Exchange, we are delighted to welcome back The NE Street Band. Expect iconic Springsteen anthems like Born to Run and Dancing in the Dark mixed in with some...
Howard Street North Shields NE30 1SE Details >
Sat 22 Oct

Coco

Join us for a relaxed screening of Coco a vibrant family-friendly tale of fun and adventure; a young Mexican boy, who dreams of becoming a musician, sets out to uncover his ancestors'
Howard Street North Shields NE30 1SE Details >
Wed 26 Oct

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