Arts

Review: A Thousand Splendid Suns @ Northern Stage

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Carys Rose Thomas reviews Ursula Rani Sarma's adaptation of Khaled Hosseini's best-selling novel...

Review: Equus @ Northern Stage

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“Isn’t that the one with Daniel Radcliffe naked on a horse?” - Carys Rose Thomas reviews Pete Shaffer's Equus at Northern Stage ...

Review: ‘Where Do We Belong?’ at Northern Stage

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From Byker to Berlin: Culture Editor Carys Rose Thomas reviews Northern Stage Young Company's 'Where Do We Belong?'...

Marxism and Art

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The Modernist movement holds a large debt to the art and artists that emerged from the Bolshevik revolution in 1917. While Modernism encompasses many styles, it ultimately...

State of Mind @ the Hatton gallery: an exhibition of reflection

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‘State of Mind’ is a small, but perfectly curated exhibition at the Hatton gallery, exploring notions of self-reflection, introspection and well-being. I felt within...

Newcastle student named a judge for North East poetry prize

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Lauren Aspery, a Newcastle Student and twice winner of the Terry Kelly Poetry Prize is calling for more Newcastle students to enter the competition that rewarded her literary...

Making Musicals Great Again: Trump the Musical @ Alphabetti Theatre

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Satire is clearly not dead. Trump the Musical takes all the political mayhem that’s been whipped up in recent years and distills it down into a manageable one hundred minute...

The Female Body is not to be Censored: Interview with Artist Louise Brown

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Louise Brown’s (@goodstrangevibes on Instagram) empowering illustrations of the female body were censored by Newcastle University last week during a charity feminist art...

Francis Bacon and Ellen Gallagher @ The Hatton Gallery

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The exhibition at the Hatton Gallery is centred on the parallels between Francis Bacon’s luminous portraits of twisted, grimacing faces, and Ellen Gallagher’s modernist-style...

REVIEW: Puncture @ Northern Stage

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Culture Editor Carys Rose Thomas reviews Moaning Toad Productions' latest performance for the Newcastle University festival of Culture. ...