Sunderland City of Culture bid is in

As a Sunderland Uni Graduate and a supporter of North East Culture, I am proud to say that the Sunderland’s £107m City of Culture bid has been submitted. Sunderland’s bid is going alongside  Coventry, Paisley, Swansea and Stoke before a winner is announced in Hull – the current holders – in December. City of Culture judges… Continue reading Sunderland City of Culture bid is in

The Language of Dance

At the start of March,  BBC Radio 3’s The Verb had a really interesting discussion about The Language of Dance. Hosted by Ian McMillan he had conversation with  Ismene Brown, a dance critic who’s written for the Spectator and the Telegraph,  poet Scott Thurston, the writer and performer Nathan Walker and Maria Ferguson a spoken word… Continue reading The Language of Dance

Engaging in Culture: Storyhouse

So as most of you guys know I am big supporter of the Arts and Culture Industry . I am passionate about making theatre accessible to everyone and anyone. So when I heard about Storyhouse I was really excited to see how this project is going to benefit the arts and culture industry. What is… Continue reading Engaging in Culture: Storyhouse

Immersive Theatre

Finally another theatre blog 🙂 On Friday 9th December  I returned back to Northern Stage to see their Christmas Show James and The Giant Peach – a play based on Roald Dahl’s story, David Wood and Director Mark Calvert adapted this great children’s story to the stage. James and the what now? So if you have… Continue reading Immersive Theatre