Josh Hollis

Northern Lights Awards 2014: THE WINNERS

Northern Lights Awards 2014: THE WINNERS

Well today is the day. The big one. The one we’ve all been waiting for. Prepare your very best drumrolls, because today we announce the winners of the inaugural Northern Lights Awards! Since we announced the award categories and nominations over two weeks ago we have been simply blown away by the levels of support […]

 Josh Hollis

Northern Lights Awards 2014 – Stand Out Show

Northern Lights Awards 2014 – Stand Out Show

In the past 12 months we in the North East have been treated to an amazing array of shows, gigs and performances across the region. But some shows simply set themselves apart from the rest, and leave an impression long after your ears have stopped ringing, your mind has stopped boggling, and your jaw has […]

 

Review: Catch 22 @ Northern Stage – Unrelenting, Uncompromising, Unmissable

Review: Catch 22 @ Northern Stage – Unrelenting, Uncompromising, Unmissable

Few books have ever dug their roots so deeply into the modern consciousness that they go on to leave an imprint on the very language that was used to compose them, but Joseph Heller’s seminal joyride through the absurdity of war managed to spawn one of the most poignant expressions in the modern vernacular. Catch […]

 Josh Hollis

Catch-22 – Joseph Heller's Iconic Novel Makes Its British Theatre Debut At Northern Stage

Catch-22 – Joseph Heller's Iconic Novel Makes Its British Theatre Debut At Northern Stage

  More than half a century after it was first published, the cult classic novel Catch-22 will make its British stage debut this Saturday in Newcastle. American director Rachel Chavkin’s adaption of Joseph Heller’s 1961 novel, once voted the seventh-best in the English language, will make its UK Premiere this Saturday night at the Northern […]