Stand-up and make some NOISE!
Students and graduates from Northumbria University’s Performing Arts courses are enjoying national recognition after being shortlisted in two prestigious competitions.
The Tin Ring play heads to Washington, DC
A Northumbria University, Newcastle, Performing Arts academic is taking a one-woman play about the Holocaust to a new audience in Washington DC this month.
INTERVIEW: Performance graduate and Wolfblood star, Rachel Teate
Since leaving Northumbria in 2009, Rachel Teate has starred in popular CBBC children’s programmes ‘The Dumping Ground’ and ‘Wolfblood’ as well as working on a number of theatre productions with Live Theatre – one of Northumbria’s key cultural partners.
Review: Performing arts graduate show, The Fall
Northumbria University’s third-year Performing Arts students shone in The Fall, the second of two final year productions created in collaboration with The Northern Stage.
INTERVIEW: Northumbria supports national participatory arts project
A pioneering participatory arts project, based around a fishing disaster, is currently touring the East Coast. Fiona MacPherson, Senior Lecturer in Performing Arts talks about how the University is involved in Follow the Herring.
Northumbria students take centre stage
One of the most infamous scandals in financial history and the devastating fallout of 9/11 are providing powerful backdrops for Northumbria University’s performing arts end of year productions this May.
The Business of Performance
There’s no doubt about it – the acting world is a competitive and challenging industry. But there’s far more on offer for the Performing Arts graduate than landing a part in Corrie or treading the boards in the West End.
Holocaust play under the spotlight in India
A play by an academic from Northumbria University, Newcastle will be showcased in India for the first time this weekend.
Performing Arts Alumni Riley Jones
What did you study at University and what was involved in the course?
Northumbria stages play to explore the impact of dementia
Northumbria University, Newcastle is set to welcome home a critically-acclaimed play that explores the impact of dementia.
Northumbria plays a part in Live Theatre
A Northumbria University health expert has contributed to the development of Live Theatre’s 40th anniversary production, Wet House.