Northern Soul

Monthly Archives: July 2015

Miriam Jones

The Northern Soul Podcast: Miriam Jones

July 12, 2015 Comments Off on The Northern Soul Podcast: Miriam Jones

It’s time for another great Northern Soul Podcast!

Share Button
Read the full story..

Ian McMillan, Barnsley FC Oakwell stadium, credit www.turningimages.co.uk

Scone or scern? Poet Ian McMillan talks to Northern Soul

July 11, 2015 Comments Off on Scone or scern? Poet Ian McMillan talks to Northern Soul

In South Yorkshire, four miles outside Barnsley, there’s a small village called Darfield.

Share Button
Read the full story..

The Drifters

The Drifters talk to Northern Soul

July 11, 2015 Comments Off on The Drifters talk to Northern Soul

If I was to say, what’s your favourite song by the The Drifters, what would you say? Saturday Night at the Movies? Up on the Roof? Under the Boardwalk?

Share Button
Read the full story..

David Slack Chris Payne

Keep on keeping on: 24:7 Theatre Festival

July 11, 2015 Comments Off on Keep on keeping on: 24:7 Theatre Festival

“We cannot conceive of matter being formed of nothing, since things require a seed to start from.”

Share Button
Read the full story..

Neck of the Woods MIF Charlotte Rampling Credit Studio lost but found VG Bild-Kunst Bonn 2015 Jutta Pohlmann (2)

Review: Neck of the Woods, Manchester International Festival

July 11, 2015 Comments Off on Review: Neck of the Woods, Manchester International Festival

If you go down to the woods today, you’re sure of a big surprise…at least if you had high hopes of this Manchester International Festival show living up to the high standards of some of its other bold experiments in sound and vision.

Share Button
Read the full story..

Newcastle Quayside Bridges

You know you’re an exiled Geordie when…

July 10, 2015 Comments Off on You know you’re an exiled Geordie when…

You know you’re an exiled Geordie when…or as Northern Soul’s Stephanie Alderson prefers to call it, Geordies on tour.

Share Button
Read the full story..

jurassic-world-gate

A blast from the past: Jurassic Park’s World

July 9, 2015 Comments Off on A blast from the past: Jurassic Park’s World

When I was 17, I discovered who I wanted to be. I wanted to act and that was that.

Share Button
Read the full story..

The Greater Manchester Fringe Festival

The Greater Manchester Fringe Festival

July 9, 2015 Comments Off on The Greater Manchester Fringe Festival

Four years ago a small team of committed individuals, who at the time each operated venues in Greater Manchester, came together and set up The Greater Manchester Fringe Festival.

Share Button
Read the full story..

Stuplex stamp

Boxing Clever: The Art of Stuplex

July 8, 2015 Comments Off on Boxing Clever: The Art of Stuplex

Think of a box. Now imagine what’s inside.

Share Button
Read the full story..

Bjork live at MIF (Manchester International Festival) in Manchester, 5 July 2015. Photo by: Carsten Windhorst

Review: Bjork at Castlefield Arena, Manchester

July 7, 2015 Comments Off on Review: Bjork at Castlefield Arena, Manchester

Bjork’s first European gig since the release of her latest album, Vulnicara, is a curious affair.

Share Button
Read the full story..