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INTERVIEW: David Almond

ON 20.10.2017

Interview by Julia Atherley   Before his show for the Durham Book Festival, I sat down with David Almond to talk about finding inspiration in the North East. David’s Half a Creature from the Sea is a collection of short stories set in Felling: the town in Tyne and Wear where he grew up. His children’s novel Skellig won… View Article

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EVENT REVIEW: Gillian Allnutt, Charles Fernyhough and Will Storr: Others

ON 20.10.2017

7th October Palace Green Library Review by Angelos Sofocleous  ‘How and when do writers put us in the perspective of other people?’, Charles Fernyhough asked, letting silence take over in the room. At that point, members of the audience took a moment to think of all the times they became someone else through a book’s pages:… View Article

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COMEDY REVIEW: Katherine Ryan @ Tyne Theatre & Opera House

THEATRE REVIEW: Tosca @ Tyne Theatre & Opera House

THEATRE REVIEW: Spamalot @ Sunderland Empire

THEATRE REVIEW: Sunset Boulevard @ Theatre Royal, Newcastle

FILM REVIEW: Mother! @ Tyneside Cinema

FEATURE: Sweater Weather: An Autumn Playlist

THEATRE REVIEW: The Wipers Times @ Northern Stage

BOOK REVIEW: Bring Me the Head of Ivy Pocket by Caleb Krisp

THEATRE REVIEW: West Side Story @ Tyne Theatre & Opera House

MUSIC REVIEW: PICNIC EP Launch @ O2 Academy Newcastle

THEATRE REVIEW: Hairspray @ Sunderland Empire


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