The QT

Friday 17 May 2024


Dancing with mother

An exhibition exploring the experience of motherhood will get a fitting finale next month (May). Katie Cuddon’s A is for Alma at the Hatton Gallery in Newcastle will offer a stage to three dancers from balletLORENT — and their toddlers — for a series of free performances. Newcastle-based artist Katie invited the award-winning dance company …

Thrilled to be dancing in home city

Rambert, which prides itself on being the country’s oldest dance company (centenary coming up in 2026), is on the brink of a Newcastle return —  good news for fans and a special thrill for one of its dancers. Conor Kerrigan, who was born in Newcastle and grew up in Gateshead, has been waiting for this …

Review: Edward Scissorhands

Nothing at all for Sir Matthew Bourne to worry about in Newcastle. Not on stage anyway. Back at the Theatre Royal for the first time since 2005, his Edward Scissorhands earned a standing ovation from a sell-out audience on opening night, probably the first of many during a run that extends into a second week. …

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