Arts

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...

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. ...

Review: Wonderland @ Northern Stage

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Lily Johnston reviews Nottingham Playhouse and Northern Stage's production about the 1984 miners' strike. ...

Behind the Scenes of Rent: Interview with Producer and Musical Director

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Arts editor Julia McGee-Russell catches up with the Producer and Musical Director of the NUTS production 'Rent'....

Behind the scenes of ‘Rent’: Interview with the director

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Arts editor Julia McGee-Russell gets a behind-the-scenes look at the latest NUTS production. ...

Should we be adding new words to the dictionary?

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Recent years have seen the addition of millennial phrases such as ‘bougie’, ‘selfie’ and ‘hangry’ into our beloved, ancient and much-loved language, and by extension,...

Review: Dylan Moran’s Dr Cosmos @ Tyne Theatre & Opera House

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Irish comedian Dylan Moran’s new show Dr. Cosmos has been touring for over a month now and played out to a packed house at the Tyne Theatre & Opera House on November 9th....

Review: A Christmas Carol @ Northern Stage

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Culture editor Carys Rose Thomas...