sound basic training

Thu 14 November // 18:00

Like It Loud? Make It Loud! courtesy of the star & shadow sound technician (level 1) ... [more]

On the road film season

Two-Lane Blacktop (1971)

Thu 14 November // 19:30

A journey through impressionistic landscapes of the now defunct American Route 66, James Taylor and Dennis ... [more]

Fix it Cafe

Fri 15 November // 12:00
Fri 22 November // 12:00
Fri 29 November // 12:00

Our weekly Friday Fixit is a chance to come and fix your broken stuff in an ... [more]

Radical Routes Gathering

Fri 15 November // 13:00

a network of co-ops whose members are committed to working for positive social change. Made up ... [more]

Radical Routes Gathering

Sat 16 November // 09:00

a network of co-ops whose members are committed to working for positive social change. Made up ... [more]

Radical Routes Gathering

Sun 17 November // 09:00

a network of co-ops whose members are committed to working for positive social change. Made up ... [more]

Open 12pm - 5pm

Sunday Cafe

Sun 17 November // 12:00
Sun 24 November // 12:00
Sun 1 December // 12:00
Sun 8 December // 12:00
Sun 15 December // 12:00
Sun 22 December // 12:00
Sun 29 December // 12:00

Run by volunteers, our vegetarian/vegan café is open EVERY SUNDAY 12 NOON to 5PM, selling toasted ... [more]

NEFA & North East Labour History Society present

Rewinding the Welfare State: A Social History of the North East on Film

Sun 17 November // 14:00

Through local news reports, Tyne Tees Television documentaries, trade union campaigns, community films and more, this ... [more]

CARETAKING MEETING

Mon 18 November // 18:00

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Electronic Music Making for 10-18 year olds. By Konnect Music

Tue 19 November // 17:00
Tue 26 November // 17:00
Tue 3 December // 17:00
Tue 10 December // 17:00

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Yoga

Tue 19 November // 18:45
Tue 26 November // 18:45
Tue 3 December // 18:45

Concentrating on simple yoga postures and breath work each class is designed to introduce students to ... [more]

Star & Shadow provides

stage crew basic training

for inducted volunteers

Thu 21 November // 18:00

stage craft, stage etiquette, stage management, stage set-up, stage switch-over, stage break-down, stage directions, stage door, ... [more]

Bunch of Kunst - A film about Sleaford Mods

"The world's greatest rock 'n' roll band" - Iggy Pop

Fri 22 November // 19:30

Christine Franz's doc follows Sleaford Mods on their journey from Nottingham bedroom recording sessions to chart ... [more]

Municipal Special Event

Mutations : Giant Swan LIVE

Fri 22 November // 21:00

Municipal returns, but this time in a mutated form. In a one-off change to our usual ... [more]

TQN-aut with Star and Shadow are pleased to present

Warped Freqs St. James Infirmary

Sat 23 November // 20:00

North East label TQN-aut is pleased to be showcasing Warped Freqs - Phil (Das Wunderlust, Ch*pman ... [more]

New Volunteers Induction

Sun 24 November // 12:00
Sun 1 December // 12:00
Sun 8 December // 12:00

100% volunteer powered. Come & join us - get inducted! [more]

Universal Basic Income

Mon 25 November // 18:30

This first meeting of UBI Lab North East is an opportunity to find out more about ... [more]

Star & Shadow presents

instant DJ instruction

for inducted volunteers

Thu 28 November // 18:00

Select top tunes. Drop heavy beats. Spin classic vinyl. Mix wild sounds. Scratch hot wax. hands ... [more]

Byker Grave Bookings Presents:

Byker Grave Festival 2019

Sat 30 November // 14:00

Byker Grave Festival 2019 Line up: Solstice (England/Ireland) Chapel of Disease (Germany) (Only UK show) Hellripper ... [more]

Fix it Cafe

Sun 1 December // 12:00

Come down and fix all the things that broke over the summer for free at our ... [more]

Star and Shadow Cinema Presents

Eyes Wide Open - screen your own short film on a big screen

Wed 4 December // 19:30

Show your short films on big screen in a friendly and supportive environment. Absolutely anything goes; ... [more]

Chop Socky Dojo

classic martial arts movie club

Thu 5 December // 20:00

join us exploring the twentieth century's greatest martial arts movies on the first thursday of every ... [more]

Dial Code Santa Claus

Sat 7 December // 19:30

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Northern Alternative Film Foundation presents

SHOOT FIRST

a monthly film production workshop

Sun 8 December // 14:00
Sun 12 January // 14:00
Sun 9 February // 14:00
Sun 8 March // 14:00
Sun 12 April // 14:00
Sun 10 May // 14:00
Sun 14 June // 14:00
Sun 12 July // 14:00

An original film production will be made every session from scratch with recent "Newcastle Improv Festival ... [more]

Jazz North East and the Star and Shadow present

The Improvisers’ Workshop

Sun 15 December // 15:00

The Improvisors’ Workshop meets once a month to explore the possibilities of collective improvised music, playing ... [more]

Christmas at the Star and Shadow

The Thin Man (1934)

Christmas can be murder

Sun 15 December // 19:30

Classic comedy thriller set over the Christmas period. This adaptation of the Dashiell Hammett novel stars ... [more]

Christmas at the Star and Shadow

Gremlins (1984)

Cult comedy horror with a yuletide setting

Thu 19 December // 19:30

Cult comedy horror from director Joe Dante. Billy receives a lovable furry creature called a mogwai ... [more]

Resounding Silents presents...

A Christmas Carol Triple Bill (+ vintage xmass shorts)

vintage silent movie, contemporary live score

Sun 22 December // 19:30

Written in 1843 "A Christmas Carol. In Prose. Being A Ghost Story Of Christmas" was an ... [more]

Chop Socky Dojo

classic martial arts movie club

Thu 2 January // 19:00

Exploring the 20th Century's established canon of great martial arts movies, obscure genre flicks and the ... [more]

Extinction Rebellion Youth Meeting

Sun 5 January // 12:00

XRNE Youth Meeting. These are for anybody looking to find out more about getting involved in ... [more]

dancing in silents...

Entente Cordiale (1912) & The Cook (1918) + shorts mash-up

a Resounding Silents/Film And Dance special

Sun 5 January // 19:30

Max Linder's old friend becomes a love rival and the only way to sort it out ... [more]

OPEN MEETING

Mon 6 January // 18:00

[more]

CARETAKING MEETING

Mon 20 January // 18:00

[more]

OPEN MEETING

Mon 3 February // 18:00

[more]

OPEN PROGRAMMING MEETING

Mon 10 February // 18:00

[more]

CARETAKING MEETING

Mon 17 February // 18:00

[more]

Star and Shadow Presents

Lift to the Scaffold (Ascenseur pour l'échafaud)

Featuring a classic jazz soundtrack by Miles Davis

Fri 1 May // 19:30

A husband, a wife, the wife's lover and a plan for the perfect murder...all set to ... [more]

NOVEMBER 2019

Thu 14 18:00 .... Sound basic training

19:30 .... On The Road Film Season Two-Lane Blacktop (1971)

Fri 15 12:00 .... Fix it Cafe

13:00 .... Radical Routes Gathering

Sat 16 09:00 .... Radical Routes Gathering

Sun 17 09:00 .... Radical Routes Gathering

12:00 .... Open 12pm - 5pm Sunday Cafe

14:00 .... Nefa & North East Labour History Society Present Rewinding the Welfare State: A Social History of the North East on Film

Mon 18 18:00 .... CARETAKING MEETING

Tue 19 17:00 .... Electronic Music Making for 10-18 year olds. By Konnect Music

18:45 .... Yoga

Wed 20 14:00 .... Star & Shadow Welcomes NUSU volunteer party For A Bit Of Elbow Greasing

Thu 21 18:00 .... Star & Shadow Provides Stage crew basic training For Inducted Volunteers

19:30 .... Little Joe Never Once Gave It Away Andy Warhol's 'Flesh'

Fri 22 12:00 .... Fix it Cafe

19:30 .... Bunch of Kunst - A film about Sleaford Mods "The World's Greatest Rock 'N' Roll Band" - Iggy Pop

21:00 .... Municipal Special Event Mutations : Giant Swan LIVE

Sat 23 12:00 .... Keyholder training For Experienced Volunteers And Current Keyholders

20:00 .... Tqn-Aut With Star And Shadow Are Pleased To Present Warped Freqs St. James Infirmary

Sun 24 12:00 .... Craft Cafe: Recycled Christmas cards + 3D paper star decoration

12:00 .... Open 12pm - 5pm Sunday Cafe

12:00 .... New Volunteers Induction

19:30 .... Little Joe never once gave it away - Andy Warhol's 'Trash'

Mon 25 18:00 .... PROGRAMMING DEVELOPMENT MEETING

18:30 .... Universal Basic Income

Tue 26 17:00 .... Electronic Music Making for 10-18 year olds. By Konnect Music

18:45 .... Yoga

Thu 28 18:00 .... Star & Shadow Presents Instant DJ instruction For Inducted Volunteers

19:30 .... Little Joe never once gave it away - Andy Warhol's 'Heat'

Fri 29 12:00 .... Fix it Cafe

Sat 30 14:00 .... Byker Grave Bookings Presents: Byker Grave Festival 2019

DECEMBER

Sun 01 12:00 .... Fix it Cafe

12:00 .... Open 12pm - 5pm Sunday Cafe

12:00 .... New Volunteers Induction

19:30 .... Candy came from out on the island - Andy Warhol's 'Women in Revolt'

Mon 02 18:00 .... GENERAL MEETING. THE SOVEREIGN BODY

Tue 03 17:00 .... Electronic Music Making for 10-18 year olds. By Konnect Music

18:45 .... Yoga

Wed 04 19:30 .... Star And Shadow Cinema Presents Eyes Wide Open - screen your own short film on a big screen

Thu 05 20:00 .... Chop Socky Dojo Classic Martial Arts Movie Club

Fri 06 20:00 .... Acid Waxa Presents FREE LOVE w/ Goa Flashbacks + DJs Aka The Artists Formerly Known As Happy Meals!

Sat 07 18:00 .... Extinction Rebellion Fundraiser

19:30 .... Dial Code Santa Claus

Sun 08 12:00 .... Open 12pm - 5pm Sunday Cafe

12:00 .... New Volunteers Induction

14:00 .... Northern Alternative Film Foundation Presents SHOOT FIRST A Monthly Film Production Workshop

19:30 .... A Film In Support Of The Un Day To Eliminate Violence Against Women Rattlesnake

Mon 09 18:00 .... OPEN PROGRAMMING MEETING

Tue 10 17:00 .... Electronic Music Making for 10-18 year olds. By Konnect Music

Thu 12 17:00 .... After Instant Dj Instruction Comes... Instant DJ implementation For Instant Dj Alumni

Sun 15 11:00 .... Extinction Rebellion Local Meeting 11am-1pm

12:00 .... Craft open day and last minute Christmas gifts

12:00 .... Open 12pm - 5pm Sunday Cafe

15:00 .... Jazz North East And The Star And Shadow Present The Improvisers’ Workshop

19:30 .... Christmas At The Star And Shadow The Thin Man (1934) Christmas Can Be Murder

Mon 16 18:00 .... CARETAKING & PROGRAMME DEVELOPMENT MEETING

Thu 19 19:30 .... Christmas At The Star And Shadow Gremlins (1984) Cult Comedy Horror With A Yuletide Setting

Sun 22 12:00 .... Open 12pm - 5pm Sunday Cafe

16:30 .... A Winter’S Storytelling Show For Children Aged 2 – 7 Years And Their Families 'Starlight' Chris Bostock The Storyteller And Musician Ken Patterson Take You On A Journey......

19:30 .... Resounding Silents Presents... A Christmas Carol Triple Bill (+ vintage xmass shorts) Vintage Silent Movie, Contemporary Live Score

Sun 29 12:00 .... Open 12pm - 5pm Sunday Cafe

JANUARY 2020

Thu 02 19:00 .... Chop Socky Dojo Classic Martial Arts Movie Club

Sun 05 12:00 .... Extinction Rebellion Youth Meeting

19:30 .... Dancing In Silents... Entente Cordiale (1912) & The Cook (1918) + shorts mash-up A Resounding Silents/Film And Dance Special

Mon 06 18:00 .... OPEN MEETING

Sun 12 14:00 .... Northern Alternative Film Foundation Presents SHOOT FIRST A Monthly Film Production Workshop

Mon 13 18:00 .... OPEN PROGRAMMING MEETING

Mon 20 18:00 .... CARETAKING MEETING

Mon 27 18:00 .... PROGRAMME DEVELOPMENT MEETING

FEBRUARY

Mon 03 18:00 .... OPEN MEETING

Sun 09 14:00 .... Northern Alternative Film Foundation Presents SHOOT FIRST A Monthly Film Production Workshop

Mon 10 18:00 .... OPEN PROGRAMMING MEETING

Mon 17 18:00 .... CARETAKING MEETING

Mon 24 18:00 .... PROGRAMME DEVELOPMENT MEETING

MARCH

Mon 02 18:00 .... GENERAL MEETING. THE SOVERIGN BODY

Sun 08 14:00 .... Northern Alternative Film Foundation Presents SHOOT FIRST A Monthly Film Production Workshop

Mon 09 18:00 .... OPEN PROGRAMMING MEETING

Mon 23 18:00 .... PROGRAMME DEVELOPMENT MEETING

Mon 30 18:00 .... PROGRAMME DEVELOPMENT MEETING - SPECIAL

APRIL

Sun 12 14:00 .... Northern Alternative Film Foundation Presents SHOOT FIRST A Monthly Film Production Workshop

MAY

Fri 01 19:30 .... Star And Shadow Presents Lift to the Scaffold (Ascenseur pour l'échafaud) Featuring A Classic Jazz Soundtrack By Miles Davis

Sun 10 14:00 .... Northern Alternative Film Foundation Presents SHOOT FIRST A Monthly Film Production Workshop

JUNE

Sun 14 14:00 .... Northern Alternative Film Foundation Presents SHOOT FIRST A Monthly Film Production Workshop

JULY

Sun 12 14:00 .... Northern Alternative Film Foundation Presents SHOOT FIRST A Monthly Film Production Workshop

 

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