Rick Elice and Marshall Brickman’s award-winning Broadway musical comes to Sunderland.
Identity: who you are, how you distinguish yourself and how you portray yourself in the eyes of others. This theme is heavily present in Jersey Boys. Starring Simon Bailey (Tommy Devito), Dayle Hodge (Frankie Valli), Declan Egan (Bob Guadio), and Lewis Griffths (Nick Massi), they form a band titled ‘The Four Seasons’, living New Jersey […]
Four music acts from North East, England came together to showcase their talents in honor of International Women's Day 2018
Spotlight Music UK hosted their International Women’s Day Showcase at Independent Sunderland on the evening of Thursday March 8. The music event welcomed some of the North East’s talent, such as: Eve Simpson, Twist Helix, Chain the Phoenix and Human X. The event — which took place on International Women’s Day — was certainly special. […]
Sabrina Carpenter chats to Northern Lights about pursuing her love for music and supporting The Vamps on their Middle Of The Night tour.
Starting as a small town girl from Pennsylvania, USA, to setting foot on her first European stage, Sabrina Carpenter is the girl you need to have on your playlist. At the age of six, Carpenter’s passion for music and a desire to perform was inspired by the artists her parents listened to. Speaking to Northern Lights, she said: “I […]
Synchronised dancing, perfect harmonies and a love triangle that leaves you on the brink of your seat, the cast of Footloose brought impeccable energy to the Sunderland Empire on Tuesday October 11.
The world-famous musical comes to town this week and defines what dancing really is all about as underdog Luke Baker lights up the stage at the Sunderland Empire. Adapted from the hit moving picture, Director Racky Plews conveys Dean Pitchford’s artistic dream to the big stage with a spectacular cast. Luke Baker, Hannah Price, Joanna […]
What do we let define ourselves? Our appearance? Our past? Our ambitions? Well, at the Holy Biscuit, in Shieldfield, Newcastle, they’re allowing you to explore what truly defines you. With their newest exhibition, “Your deeds don’t define you” – in quotation marks – it gives you a time and space to dig deep and think […]
A list of must watch films this Valentine's day.
Valentine’s day is right around the corner and whether or not you have Valentines, these films are guaranteed to top the special day. 5. Crazy, Stupid, Love (2011) This film is one of the best rom-coms there is out there. It’s a hilarious feel-good film, and the perfect way to end your Valentine’s this year. […]
"This is Acting" album by Sia, music review.
Following her “1000 Forms Of Fear” album in 2015, Sia is back in the music scene and has recently released a new album (January 29). Sia is one of my favourite singer songwriters and her lyrics never cease to amaze me. You can clearly hear the passion and hurt in her voice when she sings. […]