Comedy

 Justin Chew

Fun, food and games as Enterprise Society host Charity Gaming Tournament

Fun, food and games as Enterprise Society host Charity Gaming Tournament

The Enterprise Society hosted a Gaming Tournament as a student charity event at Holy Smokes on Feb 29. Popular titles such as Call of Duty 4, FIFA 2015, and even Mario kart were featured on the night. Many gamers gathered to test their skills and pit themselves against one another, with winners going back home […]

 Francisco Andrade

“Love” is the latest Netflix binge!

Possibly the most popular streaming service and what some may call the “new television”, Netflix is well known for its innovation when it comes to their own content production and new series Love is another example of a game change in the rom-com genre for a series. Love premiered its entire first season last February […]

 Daniela Ralu Nastase

Review: How to Be Single

Review: How to Be Single

There’s a right way to be single and a wrong way to be single, or at least that’s the Alice’s (Dakota Johnson) conclusion after spending months to rediscover herself and hiking the Grand Canyon on New Year to see the sunrise with the hope of a new beginning. With the help of her wild friend, […]

 Daniela Ralu Nastase

Preview: How to Be Single

Alice (Dakota Johnson) has decided to take a break from the relationship with her boyfriend after finishing college and she has moved to New York to rediscover herself. Her new and uninhibited friend, Robin (Rebel Wilson) is helping her to discover the life as singleton, and New York seems to be the perfect place for […]

 Sophie Dishman

Royston Vasey, aka Roy Chubby Brown, to appear at the Stadium of Light

  Royston Vasey is set to share his secrets at the Stadium of Light next month.  The British comic, best known for his outspoken character Roy Chubby Brown, will be telling tales from throughout his notorious career in An Evening With Royston Vasey on Thursday, February 18. Vasey is originally from Grangetown, Middlesborough. He said: […]

 Amie

Review: Daddy’s Home

As soon as, I see Mark Wahlberg and Will Ferrell in a movie, I instantly know it’s going to be hilarious.

As soon as you see Mark Wahlberg and Will Ferrell in a movie, you instantly know it’s going to be hilarious. The comedy is based on a family that live with their step-dad, Brad (Ferrell), who cherishes his family but, unfortunately, his step-kids don’t feel the same. Suddenly, their real dad Dusty (Wahlberg) comes to […]

 Lucie Simon

Review: Joy

Jennifer Lawrence's latest role as JOY has us all determined to succeed. There's obstacles along the way but nothing a bit of hard work and self-confidence won't fix.

Jennifer Lawrence always plays the dominant female in everything she does and that’s why we love her. With her latest film Joy winning a Gloden Globe for Best Motion Picture – musical or comedy it’s her most dominant and feisty performance yet. It’s a true story and is told through Joy’s grandmother ‘Mimi’ (Diane Ladd). […]

 Adam Bloomfield

Mrs Brown’s Boys: Christmas Special 2015

How now Mrs Brown…?! Yes, everyone’s favourite cross-dressing Irish lady is back for a Christmas special, so hopefully it’s just as good as previous years. Kicking off with a few gags right off the bat – which I’ll admit are cheesy but funny – we see Mrs Brown attempting to have a nice, safe, quiet […]

 Matthew Wroe

Frankie Boyle: Hurt Like You’ve Never Been Loved

Frankie Boyle: Hurt Like You’ve Never Been Loved

“YOU’RE FAT!” was Sunderland’s welcome to the Glaswegian comic before he even got a word in at the Empire Theatre. This set the tone for the show – Brutally objective yet harsh observations and cocky audience chip-ins. Hurt Like You’ve Never Been Loved is Frankie Boyle’s fourth and final live show tour, despite saying his […]

 

Durham Lumiere: Make this a light to remember

The UK’s largest light festival returns for sixth year running.

  Durham Lumiere light festival commissioned by Durham County Council, returns on November 12 for the sixth year running in the city centre for an exclusive four nights. The Lumiere is a ticketing event and will be in place between the busy hours of 4:30pm – 7:30pm to access the city centre. This is to […]