APRIL 2019

A calendar of fun events and performances, for all ages, in the local area over the next month…


 

Redcar Town Market

When: Every Friday, 9 am to 4 pm

Where: High Street, Redcar

What: The Market is set in the heart of Redcar High Street near the King Edward VII Memorial Clock, with local traders selling a range of different goods including, fresh eggs, women’s clothing, children’s toys, pet supplies, children’s clothing and much more

Contact: 07938 190062


Redcar Alternative Market

When: First Saturday of each month, 9 am to 4 pm

Where: High Street, Redcar

What: An alternative market in Redcar


Guisborough Market

When: Every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday, 9 am to 4 pm

Where: Westgate, Guisborough

What: Traditional Market in Guisborough


Tea Dance

When: First Tuesday of each month, 2 pm to 4 pm

Where: Loftus Town Hall

What: Tea Dance in Loftus. Entrance is £1, including tea and biscuits

Contact: 01287 641000 or email: office@loftustc.co.uk


Saltburn Farmers Market

When: Second Saturday of the month, 9 am to 4 pm

Where: Saltburn Railway Platform, Saltburn

What: Free farmers market

Information: www.saltburnfarmersmarket.com


Little Flowers Baby and Toddler Group

When: Mondays 12.45 pm to 2.15 pm (term time only)

Where: Ingleby Barwick Community Hall, Haresfield Way, Stockton-on-Tees TS17 0YL

What: 0 to 3 years Baby and Toddler group. Booking is Essential – £1.50 per family for up to two children, 50p each child after. Click on Facebook event as going (to assist with numbers). Refreshments are included. Everyone is welcome. Varied programme of fun events @littleflowersbabytoddlergroup


American Tribal Style Bellydance Classes

When: Every Monday evening, 5 pm to 6.30 pm

Where: Earthbeat Centre, Saltburn

What: American Tribal Style Bellydance Classes for beginners and improvers

Contact: 07504 827131 or email tribetattva@icloud.com


Heart and Soul Dance Class

When: Every Thursday evening, 7 pm (Lesson), 8 to 10.30 pm (Social Dance)

Where: St Mary’s Hall, Morton Carr Lane, Nunthorpe

What: Ballroom, Sequence, Cha Cha, also social dances. Beginners and singles most welcome

Contact: Ronnie on 07740 265956


Community Stepping Stones

When: Various events during the week

Where: Farndale Square, Dormanstown, Redcar TS10 5HE

What: A new service, Community Stepping Stones are a non-profit organisation and are running a number of events in their small cafe hub… Monday and Wednesday – Knit and Natter, 11 am to 2 pm, no need to join, £2 entry but this includes a free drink – bring sewing, knitting or crochet. Can’t do these? They will teach you. Thursday – Games afternoon, totally free. Just visit them and they will introduce you. Not just cards and dominos. Friendship Friday – 1 pm to 3 pm, totally free. Pop into the cafe, say hello, and you will be introduced to friends. No need to be alone. The Community Stepping Stones Cafe is about providing a venue for the community to meet and eradicate loneliness and isolation.

Contact: 01642 494407 for further information.


The ELO Experience

When: Thursday, 4th April, at 7.30 pm

Where: Billingham Forum Theatre, Queensway, Billingham, Stockton-on-Tees TS23 2LJ

What: A Sensational Tribute to the great music of Jeff Lynn and The Electric Light Orchestra. The legacy left by Jeff Lynne & The Electric Light Orchestra barely needs any introduction – suffice to say that between 1972 and 1986 they achieved more combined UK and US Top 40 hits than any other band on the planet! ‘10538 Overture’, ‘Evil Woman’, ‘Living Thing’, ‘Diary of Horace Wimp’, Don’t Bring me Down’ and of course ‘Mr Blue Sky’ went on to become the soundtrack of our lives

Box Office: 01642 552663


Just Like That

When: Thursday, 4th April, at 7.30 pm

Where: Middlesbrough Theatre, The Avenue, Middlesbrough TS5 6SA

What: The UK’s No. 1 Tommy Cooper Show is back on tour! Tommy Cooper was a true comic genius. His impeccable timing, misfiring magic, trademark fez and quick-fire gags made him an international star. “JLT!” continues to wow audiences after sell-out success at London’s Museum of Comedy and an extensive UK tour. With live musical accompaniment, this tribute is the perfect celebration of Britain’s favourite comedian.

Box Office: 01642 815181


Aretha – Respect

When: Saturday, 13th April, 7.30 pm

Where: Billingham Forum Theatre, Queensway, Billingham, Stockton-on-Tees TS23 2LJ

What: A sensational celebration of the life and music of the greatest female soul vocalist of all time. ‘Respect’ features the awesome vocal talents of international Soul Diva Janine Johnson whose previous collaborations include George Michael, Take That and Paloma Faith

Box Office: 01642 552663


The Sooty Show

When: Saturday, 13th April, at 11.00 am & 2.30 pm

Where: Middlesbrough Theatre, The Avenue, Middlesbrough TS5 6SA

What: Izzy Wizzy let’s get busy! Join Sooty for his brand new Laugh Out Loud Magic Show! Direct from their hit ITV series, Sooty, Sweep and Soo and TV’s Richard Cadell will amaze you with impossible tricks and sidesplitting jokes! Be astounded at Sooty’s flying car, Soo’s singing unicorn and Sweep’s levitating sausage!

Box Office: 01642 815181


The Wizard Of Oz

When: Monday, 15th April, 2.30 pm & 6.00 pm

Where: Billingham Forum Theatre, Queensway, Billingham, Stockton-on-Tees TS23 2LJ

What: Join Dorothy and her cute dog Toto as they enter the wonderful Land Of Oz. During their travels down the yellow brick road they meet some lovely friends including a Scarecrow, Tin Man and a Lion. They travel to see the great and powerful Wizard Of Oz, this won’t be easy as the Wicked Witch is determined to stop them by any means necessary!

Box Office: 01642 552663


Sing-a-long-a The Greatest Showman

When: Saturday, 27th April, at 2.00 pm & 7.00 pm

Where: Middlesbrough Theatre, The Avenue, Middlesbrough TS5 6SA

What: Look out ‘cause here it comes… Cheer on Hugh Jackman, lust after Zach Efron and hiss Rebecca Ferguson (…or maybe not) as you experience The Greatest Showman in the greatest way possible – with lyrics on the screen so you can join in as loud and proud as you want. Our live host will teach everyone a unique set of dance moves, show you how to use our interactive prop bags, and get you to practice your cheers, boos and even a few wolf whistles

Box Office: 01642 815181


Jason Donovan – Midlife Crisis Tour

When: Monday, 29th April, 7.30 pm

Where: Billingham Forum Theatre, Queensway, Billingham, Stockton-on-Tees TS23 2LJ

What: This is a tour with a twist!! These intimate evenings will be a unique opportunity to see him like you’ve never seen him before! Celebrating his 50th birthday and with a wealth of tantalising tales under his belt, this autobiographical show will zigzag back and forth through his life, with stories about Neighbours, Ten Good Reasons, Kylie, Joseph, I’m A Celebrity, Strictly and much, much more!

Box Office: 01642 552663