sound basic training

Thu 17 October // 18:00
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

Badlands (1973)

Thu 17 October // 19:30

Terrence Malick’s debut film is based loosely on the true story of Charles Starkweather and Caril ... [more]

Fix it Cafe

Fri 18 October // 12:00
Fri 25 October // 12:00

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

Bar Training

Fri 18 October // 18:00
Fri 25 October // 18:00

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Star & Shadow/Evripidis Karydis present

Freedom Through Football

A film about football, activism and FC St Pauli

Fri 18 October // 19:30 *

Freedom Through Football tells the story a group of activists who established the St. Pauli F.C. ... [more]

Electronic Music Open Mic Night

Fri 18 October // 19:30

This is a space for all forms of electronic music including: dance, ambient, noise, electropop, techno, ... [more]

Don't tell anyone films presents

Subvertise Film and workshop

Don't just sit there, do something.

Sat 19 October // 13:30

Subvertising is the act of taking back the conversations held in our public spaces. This film ... [more]

Don't tell anyone workshops presents

Subvertising in Newcastle

Don't just sit there, wriggle about a bit

Sat 19 October // 14:00

We are hosting the film Subvertising in London and following that with this workshop. We will ... [more]

One Cut of the Dead (Shinichiro Ueda, 2018)

...with zombie trivia before the film!

Sat 19 October // 19:30

Brainy and bloody in equal measure, One Cut of the Dead reanimates the moribund zombie genre ... [more]

Doctor Socrates

The Final Gig!

Sat 19 October // 19:45

The popular and critically acclaimed folk rockers perform their particular brand of north east roots music ... [more]

New Volunteers Induction

Sun 20 October // 12:00
Sun 27 October // 12:00
Sun 3 November // 12:00
Sun 10 November // 12:00

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

Open 12pm - 5pm

Sunday Cafe

Sun 20 October // 12:00
Sun 27 October // 12:00

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

Gardening Session

Help us transform our corner of Warwick Street into a community garden

Sun 20 October // 13:00

The work to transform our car park into a community garden continues apace. Today we will ... [more]

Jazz North East and the Star and Shadow present

The Improvisers’ Workshop

Sun 20 October // 15:00

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

Star and Shadow Cinema Presents

Culloden + short film

Peter Watkins - An English Radical

Sun 20 October // 19:30

In 1746, the battle of Culloden was Bonnie Prince Charlie's last stand against the English forces. ... [more]

CARETAKING MEETING

Mon 21 October // 18:00

[more]

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

Tue 22 October // 17:00
Tue 5 November // 17:00
Tue 12 November // 17:00
Tue 12 November // 17:00
Tue 19 November // 17:00
Tue 26 November // 17:00
Tue 3 December // 17:00
Tue 10 December // 17:00

[more]

Yoga

Tue 22 October // 18:30
Tue 29 October // 18:30

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

Star & Shadow presents

Live Event Production Workshop (for young people)

in association with City Youth Music

Tue 22 October // 18:30
Tue 29 October // 18:30
Tue 5 November // 18:30
Tue 12 November // 18:30
Tue 19 November // 18:30
Tue 26 November // 18:30
Tue 26 November // 18:30
Tue 3 December // 18:30
Tue 10 December // 18:30
Tue 17 December // 18:30

an introductory course for young musicians intersted in developing their stagecraft, sound engineering, stage lighting, video ... [more]

Star & Shadow provides

stage crew basic training

for inducted volunteers

Wed 23 October // 18:00
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]

Handsworth Songs

Wed 23 October // 19:30

John Akomfrah's still-timely film essay on the 1985 civil unrest in the Birmingham district of Handsworth ... [more]

Star and Shadow Cinema Presents

The War Game + short films

Peter Watkins - An English Radical

Thu 24 October // 19:30

Banned for 20 years in the UK, yet winner of an Academy Award, Watkins' remarkable TV ... [more]

Star and Shadow Cinema Presents

Privilege

Peter Watkins - An English Radical

Fri 25 October // 19:30

Privilege is a savage satire of celebrity culture, as relevant today as it was 50 years ... [more]

Descend into the fiery pits as

Poke Goes to Hell:Halloween Special

Sat 26 October // 21:00

Descend into the fiery pits of Hades, this Halloween, at Newcastle's beloved alternative LGBT+ club night ... [more]

Undercover Research Group: State Subversion and the North East

Sun 27 October // 13:00

Political policing hit the headlines just over a decade ago, when the activities of Mark Kennedy ... [more]

Star and Shadow welcomes you to an

Introduction to the Star and Shadow

Drop in to this free event and learn more about the Star and Shadow.

Sun 27 October // 13:30

If you have (or have not) been to the Star and Shadow and thought why does ... [more]

Strange and Mystery stories for family audience aged 8 and over

Uncanny Canny Tales

Chris Bostock the Storyteller and Ken Patterson the musician challenge you…

Sun 27 October // 15:00

Come and share....if you dare! Stories of the natural and supernatural world, stories to perplex or ... [more]

Star & Shadow presents

instant DJ instruction

for inducted volunteers

Sun 27 October // 18:00
Thu 28 November // 18:00

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

Star and Shadow Cinema Presents

Punishment Park

Peter Watkins - An English Radical

Sun 27 October // 19:30

Faced with growing oppostion to the Vietnam War, President Nixon decrees a state of emergency. Hippies, ... [more]

Hosted by SoPost

Newcastle Dribbble meet up

Fri 1 November // 18:00

Invitation to the North East creative community to the next Dribbble meetup! [more]

GNAW IX

– BAST/Bismuth/Penance stare/Fret!/Waheela/Callan

Sat 2 November // 18:00

That’s right, we've been doing this Great Northern Amplifier Worship thing for nine Earth years now! ... [more]

Fix it Cafe

Sun 3 November // 12:00
Sun 1 December // 12:00

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

Resounding Silents presents...

The Man Who Laughs (1928)

vintage silent movie, contemporary live score

Sun 3 November // 19:30

Based on Victor Hugo's melodramatic novel, viewed through the director's expressionistic lens, made truly horrific by ... [more]

OPEN MEETING

Mon 4 November // 18:00

[more]

Star and Shadow Cinema Presents

The Gladiators

Peter Watkins - An English Radical

Wed 6 November // 19:30

In order to avoid World War 3, the major powers form an International Commission to organise ... [more]

audio visual basic training

Thu 7 November // 18:00

HDMI/LED/VGA/DLP/DVID/LCD/UHD/CRT/XLR/VDU/DMX/OLED/CAT6/WIFI/USB/WTF? all will be explained at the star and shadow audio visual basic training session for ... [more]

Artists' moving image screening

Forces/Fields: three works on conflict, militarism and their legacies

with discussion chaired by Rachel Woodward, Newcastle University

Thu 7 November // 19:30

Examining the persistent and pervasive presence of war in all of our lives: each artist engages ... [more]

Chop Socky Dojo

classic martial arts movie club

Thu 7 November // 20:00
Thu 5 December // 20:00

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

The Past in the Present: New Palestinian Short Films

Fri 8 November // 19:30

Palestinian filmmakers from different locations—Jerusalem, the West Bank and Gaza—challenge the erasure of their histories through ... [more]

Star Und Shadow Berlin Wall Weekender

Cold War Disco

Sat 9 November // 22:00

It’s a little known fact that DANCE music was the real reason the Berlin Wall fell ... [more]

Northern Alternative Film Foundation presents

SHOOT FIRST

a monthly film production workshop

Sun 10 November // 14:00
Sun 8 December // 14:00

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

OPEN PROGRAMMING MEETING

Mon 11 November // 18:00

[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]

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

[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]

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]

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 movies 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. The film stars William Powell and Myrna Loy ... [more]

Resounding Silents presents...

A Christmas Carol Triple Bill (+ 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]

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]

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]

OCTOBER 2019

Thu 17 18:00 .... Sound basic training

19:30 .... On The Road Film Season Badlands (1973)

Fri 18 12:00 .... Fix it Cafe

18:00 .... Bar Training

19:30 .... Star & Shadow/Evripidis Karydis Present Freedom Through Football A Film About Football, Activism And Fc St Pauli *

19:30 .... Electronic Music Open Mic Night

Sat 19 13:30 .... Don't Tell Anyone Films Presents Subvertise Film and workshop Don't Just Sit There, Do Something.

14:00 .... Don't Tell Anyone Workshops Presents Subvertising in Newcastle Don't Just Sit There, Wriggle About A Bit

19:30 .... One Cut of the Dead (Shinichiro Ueda, 2018) ...With Zombie Trivia Before The Film!

19:45 .... Doctor Socrates The Final Gig!

Sun 20 12:00 .... Extinction Rebellion Local Meeting 11am-1pm

12:00 .... New Volunteers Induction

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

13:00 .... Gardening Session Help Us Transform Our Corner Of Warwick Street Into A Community Garden

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

19:30 .... Star And Shadow Cinema Presents Culloden + short film Peter Watkins - An English Radical

Mon 21 18:00 .... CARETAKING MEETING

Tue 22 17:00 .... Electronic Music Making for 10-18 year olds. By Konnect Music

18:30 .... Yoga

18:30 .... Star & Shadow Presents Live Event Production Workshop (for young people) In Association With City Youth Music

Wed 23 18:00 .... Star & Shadow Provides Stage crew basic training For Inducted Volunteers

19:30 .... Handsworth Songs

Thu 24 19:30 .... Star And Shadow Cinema Presents The War Game + short films Peter Watkins - An English Radical

Fri 25 12:00 .... Fix it Cafe

18:00 .... Bar Training

19:30 .... Star And Shadow Cinema Presents Privilege Peter Watkins - An English Radical

Sat 26 21:00 .... Descend Into The Fiery Pits As Poke Goes to Hell:Halloween Special

Sun 27 12:00 .... Craft Cafe String art cards

12:00 .... New Volunteers Induction

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

13:00 .... Undercover Research Group: State Subversion and the North East

13:30 .... Star And Shadow Welcomes You To An Introduction to the Star and Shadow Drop In To This Free Event And Learn More About The Star And Shadow.

15:00 .... Strange And Mystery Stories For Family Audience Aged 8 And Over Uncanny Canny Tales Chris Bostock The Storyteller And Ken Patterson The Musician Challenge You…

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

19:30 .... Star And Shadow Cinema Presents Punishment Park Peter Watkins - An English Radical

Mon 28 18:00 .... PROGRAMME DEVELOPMENT MEETING

Tue 29 18:30 .... Yoga

18:30 .... Star & Shadow Presents Live Event Production Workshop (for young people) In Association With City Youth Music

Thu 31 19:00 .... Dga Presents Halloween Chaos Party DGA Halloween Chaos Party Drag King, Genderf***, Alternative Drag Collective

NOVEMBER

Fri 01 18:00 .... Hosted By Sopost Newcastle Dribbble meet up

Sat 02 18:00 .... GNAW IX – Bast/Bismuth/Penance Stare/Fret!/Waheela/Callan

Sun 03 11:00 .... Extinction Rebellion Youth Meeting

12:00 .... Fix it Cafe

12:00 .... New Volunteers Induction

18:00 .... Star & Shadow Presents Projection basic training For Inducted Volunteers

19:30 .... Resounding Silents Presents... The Man Who Laughs (1928) Vintage Silent Movie, Contemporary Live Score

Mon 04 18:00 .... OPEN MEETING

Tue 05 17:00 .... Electronic Music Making for 10-18 year olds. By Konnect Music

18:30 .... Star & Shadow Presents Live Event Production Workshop (for young people) In Association With City Youth Music

Wed 06 19:30 .... Star And Shadow Cinema Presents The Gladiators Peter Watkins - An English Radical

Thu 07 18:00 .... Audio visual basic training

19:30 .... Artists' Moving Image Screening Forces/Fields: three works on conflict, militarism and their legacies With Discussion Chaired By Rachel Woodward, Newcastle University

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

Fri 08 19:30 .... The Past in the Present: New Palestinian Short Films

Sat 09 22:00 .... Star Und Shadow Berlin Wall Weekender Cold War Disco

Sun 10 12:00 .... New Volunteers Induction

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

Mon 11 18:00 .... OPEN PROGRAMMING MEETING

Tue 12 17:00 .... Electronic Music Making for 10-18 year olds. By Konnect Music

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

18:30 .... Star & Shadow Presents Live Event Production Workshop (for young people) In Association With City Youth Music

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

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

Sun 17 11:00 .... Extinction Rebellion Local Meeting 11am-1pm

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

18:30 .... Star & Shadow Presents Live Event Production Workshop (for young people) In Association With City Youth Music

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'

Sat 23 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

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

18:30 .... Star & Shadow Presents Live Event Production Workshop (for young people) In Association With City Youth Music

18:30 .... Star & Shadow Presents Live Event Production Workshop (for young people) In Association With City Youth Music

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'

DECEMBER

Sun 01 11:00 .... Extinction Rebellion Youth Meeting

12:00 .... Fix it Cafe

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

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

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

18:30 .... Star & Shadow Presents Live Event Production Workshop (for young people) In Association With City Youth Music

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

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

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

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

18:30 .... Star & Shadow Presents Live Event Production Workshop (for young people) In Association With City Youth Music

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

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

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

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

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

Tue 17 18:30 .... Star & Shadow Presents Live Event Production Workshop (for young people) In Association With City Youth Music

Sun 22 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 (+ xmass shorts) Vintage Silent Movie, Contemporary Live Score

JANUARY 2020

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

Mon 06 18:00 .... OPEN MEETING

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

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

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

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

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

 

* cheap night