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  1. Add Durham Cathedral: Making a Joyful Noise to your Itinerary

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    Exhibition

    Durham City

    There is a lively tradition of music at Durham, from the earliest days of the monastery through to the present. Music speaks to us at sad times and joyful times, it can inspire, uplift and revive the spirit. Always central, music still forms a...

    Venue

    Durham Cathedral, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    19 Sept 2017to19 Nov 2017
  2. Add Take Off Festival: Book Story to your Itinerary

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    Theatre

    Durham City

    It’s a story about some books. In a library. But one day the library goes…quiet. The books had better stiffen their spines – to get to the bottom of this mystery, they may have to check themselves out… The latest musical puppet show from MONSTRO...

    Dates

    From:
    18 Oct 2017to21 Oct 2017Various Opening Times
  3. Add Take Off Festival: The Party Presented by Nearly There Yet to your Itinerary

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    Theatre

    Durham City

    A man gets ready to host his long anticipated birthday party, which goes spectacularly wrong with the arrival of some unexpected guests… including a break-dancing juggling chicken. The Party is a fast-paced, acrobatic circus show about friends and...

    Dates

    From:
    19 Oct 2017to21 Oct 2017
  4. Add Take Off Festival: iPet Presented by BonteHond to your Itinerary

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    Theatre

    Durham City

    iPet starts with two magicians making balloon animals and magic tricks such as pulling bananas out of iPads, but it soon becomes clear that the iPad is a cheeky prankster who disrupts the entire show. Eventually, no one knows who controls who...

    Dates

    From:
    19 Oct 2017to20 Oct 2017
  5. Add Take Off Festival: Book Story to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Theatre

    Pelton

    It’s a story about some books. In a library. But one day the library goes…quiet. The books had better stiffen their spines – to get to the bottom of this mystery, they may have to check themselves out… The latest musical puppet show from MONSTRO...

    Dates

    From:
    20 Oct 2017Open 13:30 - 18:25
  6. Add Take Off Festival: The Flying Bazazi Brothers to your Itinerary

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    Theatre

    Durham City

    Bounding on to the stage like Wham in cheap suits after too much Lucozade, this riotous double act dance, juggle, and fall over each other for your viewing pleasure. These juggling superstars bring their sell out 1996 Vegas show to the streets.

    Dates

    From:
    20 Oct 2017to21 Oct 2017Various Opening Times
  7. Add Take Off Festival: A Square World  - Presented by Daryl Beeton to your Itinerary

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    Theatre

    Bishop Auckland

    When the daily routine of three friends’ lives suddenly changes, they discover with a little fun and some mayhem how to adapt their world so they can keep playing together. A Square World looks at the unfairness of being left out in a world designed...

    Dates

    From:
    20 Oct 2017Open 10:30 - 14:20
  8. Add Take Off Festival: Leaf - Half Moon Presents a Tam Tam Production to your Itinerary

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    Theatre

    Stanhope

    Join us as we tell the life story of a very special leaf in this warm, intimate and playful new piece for under 3s inspired by nature and the seasons. Framed within an evocative soundscape, this is the perfect introduction to theatre for the very...

    Dates

    From:
    20 Oct 2017
  9. Add Take Off Festival: Little Red Riding Hood Presented by La Baracca – Testoni Ragazzi to your Itinerary

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    Theatre

    Durham City

    Retrace Little Red Riding Hood’s path in the woods with two little ones as they play a game of ‘what-if’ and pretend. They run and chase each other through the story, playing all the parts, but both desperate to take on the role of Mr Wolf… or is...

    Dates

    From:
    20 Oct 2017to21 Oct 2017
  10. Add Durham Cathedral: The Choral Pilgrimage 2017: The Olive Branch to your Itinerary

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    Music Event

    Durham City

    Our 17th Choral Pilgrimage tour contrasts the music of the 'Prince of polyphony' Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina with the great 20th-century melodist Francis Poulenc.

    Dates

    From:
    20 Oct 2017Open 19:30 -
  11. Type

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    Theatre

    Middleton-in-Teesdale, Barnard Castle

    A very personal story about Albert Scrimshaw in the Great War.

    Dates

    From:
    21 Oct 2017Open 18:30 - 21:30
  12. Add Take Off Festival: Micro-Shakespeare to your Itinerary

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    Theatre

    Durham City

    Open the box, put on the headphones, follow the instructions and transform into an amazing puppeteer. Don’t fancy performing – take a seat, grab your popcorn and enjoy a mini-Shakespeare classic.Micro-Shakespeare is an interactive installation which...

    Dates

    From:
    21 Oct 2017Open 12:00 - 15:00
  13. Add Durham Singers : Monteverdi 1610 Vespers to your Itinerary

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    Music Event

    Durham

    One of the most ravishing works in the choral repertoire, Monteverdi’s 1610 Vespers, performed by the Durham Singers with I Fagiolini and Robert Hollingworth

    Dates

    From:
    21 Oct 2017Open 19:30 - 19:30
  14. Add The White Lady - A Tapestry of Crook Hall to your Itinerary

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    Theatre

    Sidegate, Durham City

    History comes to life at Crook Hall. Past meets present at historic Crook Hall, Durham, this October, as Timeworks Theatre stages The White Lady – A Tapestry of Crook Hall, a play especially written for the venue's 800th anniversary.

    Venue

    Crook Hall and Gardens, Durham City

    Dates

    From:
    22 Oct 2017to23 Oct 2017Various Opening Times
  15. Add The Gala: Giulio Cesare – Part One to your Itinerary

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    Theatre

    Durham City

    Giulio Cesare is Handel’s most celebrated opera: a thrilling story of passion and revenge set to one of the composer’s most beautiful scores. In this new production we are presenting the opera in full, divided in two parts on consecutive nights.

    Dates

    From:
    23 Oct 2017
  16. Add The Gala: Giulio Cesare – Part Two to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Theatre

    Durham City

    Giulio Cesare is Handel’s most celebrated opera: a thrilling story of passion and revenge set to one of the composer’s most beautiful scores. In this new production we are presenting the opera in full, divided in two parts on consecutive nights....

    Dates

    From:
    24 Oct 2017Open 19:30 -
  17. Add The Gala: Rick Wakeman to your Itinerary

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    Music Event

    Durham City

    Currently celebrating his 50th year as a professional musician, keyboard player, songwriter and broadcaster, Rick Wakeman recently made chart history when his Piano Portraits album became the first solo piano album to enter the UK’s Top 10.

    Dates

    From:
    25 Oct 2017
  18. Add The Gala: Kathryn Tickell with David Almond and Amy Thatcher to your Itinerary

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    Music Event

    Durham City

    These artists’ work grows from the landscape, language, history and strange beauty of the north. With the drive of David’s storytelling and Kathryn’s love of the traditions of her native Northumbria, the poetic power of language and music combine.

    Dates

    From:
    26 Oct 2017Open 19:30 -
  19. Add The Gala: Said The Maiden to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Music Event

    Durham City

    Said The Maiden are Jess Distill, Hannah Elizabeth and Kathy Pilkinton, three friends who discovered a mutual love of folk music when they reunited several years after spending their school years together in St. Albans, Hertfordshire.

    Dates

    From:
    27 Oct 2017
  20. Add The Gala: Classic Clapton to your Itinerary

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    Type:

    Music Event

    Durham City

    Featuring front-man Mike Hall who not only looks like Eric, he sings and plays guitar like him too! Mike was born in Durham so this is a special “home-coming” for him.

    Dates

    From:
    27 Oct 2017