Women of the Northern Coalfields
@ Mining Art Gallery
13 October 2018 - 24 March 2019
This exhibition focuses on women of the 19th century and their untold role in the coal industry and mining communities. Artworks and archival material challenge the long accepted view that women in northern mining communities were simply wives, mothers or domestic workers, content to sit on the side-lines.
WORD BANK OF LOST DIALECTS
@ The Word, National Centre for the Written Word, South Shields
01 February 2019 - 15 September 2019
A celebration of the thousands of North East dialect words donated during The Word’s original Lost Dialects exhibition, Word Bank of Lost Dialects is an exhibition by artists Jane Glennie and Robert Good which invites you to experience the donated words.
Velvet Petal - Scottish Dance Theatre
@ Dance City
16 March 2019
£16.50 / £8.00 students & under 18s / £13.00 concession
Inspired by the life cycle of the monarch butterfly and the polaroids of Robert Mapplethorpe, Velvet Petal uses a 70s vibe and a fresh dance-punk soundtrack to transport us to a world inhabited by tough girls and pretty boys who live life in the margins.
@ Newcastle City Hall
05 May 2019
As part of their 40th anniversary celebrations, Britain’s world-famous reggae band UB40 will release their first new studio album in five years, before going on the road on an extensive 40-date UK tour and heading to the City Hall on Sunday 5 May 2019.
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