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We are live music, comedy superstars and diverse festivals. We are Orange Pip Market, the mighty Boro and family fun. We are always making sure there's something for everyone.

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Middlesbrough Collection

11th October 2021 - 31st January 2022

Middlesbrough Collection

Mima

The display includes artwork from the Middlesbrough Collection that featured in MIMA’s digital programme over 2020/21.

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National Saturday Club at MIMA

30th October 2021 - 25th June 2022

National Saturday Club at MIMA

MIMA

For 13 – 16 year old creatives!  MIMA is now part of the National Saturday Club!

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Chemical City Exhibition At MIMA

26th November 2021 - 24th April 2022

Chemical City Exhibition At MIMA

MIMA

Chemical City looks at the legacies of chemical production in the Tees Valley.

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Wow Said the Owl

6th December 2021 - 27th February 2022

Wow Said the Owl

Dorman Museum

A colourful and interactive exhibition based on the bestselling book for children under 5

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Curious Arts Youth Group

8th January 2022 - 11th June 2022

Curious Arts Youth Group

Middlesbrough Town Hall

Suitable for 12-17 year olds (without their adults) who are LGBTQIA+, gender non-conforming or questioning their identity.

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Community Choir

10th January 2022 - 4th April 2022

Community Choir

Middlesbrough Town Hall

A fun and friendly singing group - beginners are welcome!

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Golf Fore All Tees Valley at Middlesbrough Sports Village

10th January 2022 - 14th February 2022

Golf Fore All Tees Valley at Middlesbrough Sports Village

Middlesbrough Sports Village

Indoor golf sessions for children aged 5 - 12 to give the sport a try.

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Golf Fore All Tees Valley at Neptune Leisure Centre Session

12th January 2022 - 16th February 2022

Golf Fore All Tees Valley at Neptune Leisure Centre Session

Neptune Leisure Centre

Indoor golf sessions for children aged 5 - 12 to give the sport a try.

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Golf Fore All Tees Valley at Rainbow Leisure Centre

14th January 2022 - 18th February 2022

Golf Fore All Tees Valley at Rainbow Leisure Centre

Rainbow Leisure Centre

Indoor golf sessions for children aged 5 - 12 to give the sport a try.

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Platform A Virtual Gallery

19th January 2022 - 31st December 2022

Platform A Virtual Gallery

Platform A Gallery

View the artwork from 21 different artists in the comfort of your own home through the Platform A virtual gallery.

Parkrun At Stewart Park

22nd January 2022 - 24th December 2022

Parkrun At Stewart Park

Stewart Park

A fun and friendly 5k run, which takes place every Saturday morning around Stewart Park.

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Hemlington Lake Junior Parkrun

23rd January 2022 - 18th December 2022

Hemlington Lake Junior Parkrun

Hemlington Lake

A fun and free 2k run for juniors aged 4-14 to take part in around Hemlington Lake.

The One Fifteen

26th January 2022 - 1:15pm - 2:00pm

The One Fifteen

MIMA

As part of a series of topical talks, led by the experts at Teesside University.

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Spotlight Tours at MIMA

26th January 2022 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm

Spotlight Tours at MIMA

MIMA

Join MIMA's expert curators for an informal tour of The Chermical City exhibition.

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Queer Creative Writing

26th January 2022 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Queer Creative Writing

Base Camp

A support and friendly group for the LGBT community, where you can put pen to paper and express yourself.

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Bongo’s Bingo Teesside – January 27th Edition

27th January 2022 - 6:00pm - 11:00pm

Bongo’s Bingo Teesside – January 27th Edition

Teesside Student's Union

Not your usual bingo night, expect lots of games, dancing and fun prizes!

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Ben Amos Robinson Live

27th January 2022 - 6:30pm - 9:00pm

Ben Amos Robinson Live

Fork In The Road

A new event this Dry January, that's 0% alcohol, 100% social.

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Teesside Archives Roadshow

28th January 2022 - 29th January 2022

Teesside Archives Roadshow

An opportunity to share your own stories, objects and memorabilia from industry on Teesside.

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MIMAZINA: Things To Do

28th January 2022 - 15th March 2022

MIMAZINA: Things To Do

MIMA

A number of one-off online workshops, where attendees respond to a creative challenge set by brilliant, invited artists.

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The Punch

28th January 2022 - 29th January 2022

The Punch

Pineapple Black

Pineapple Black open their first show of 2022 with three new exhibitions to view.

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Boro Shirt Museum

29th January 2022 - 12:00am - 6:00pm

Boro Shirt Museum

Base Camp

An exhibition of Middlesbrough FC shirts showcasing one of the most successful periods in the club's history

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Central Library Lego Club

29th January 2022 - 24th December 2022

Central Library Lego Club

Central Library

Join Central Library for a creative free LEGO session each week for members of the family.

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The Snow Queen

29th January 2022 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm

The Snow Queen

Middlesbrough Theatre

Join Ballet Theatre UK in their beautiful re-telling of the classic fairy tale ballet.

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Exhibition Preview – Endless Dance, Nick Kennedy

4th February 2022 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Exhibition Preview – Endless Dance, Nick Kennedy

Platform A Gallery

A preview to Nick Kennedy's second solo exhibition at Platform A Gallery

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The BonBons Cabaret

4th February 2022 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm

The BonBons Cabaret

Middlesbrough Town Hall

A glitter-fuelled, foot stomping, pant wetting cabaret riot!

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Big Mouth Comedy Club: February

5th February 2022 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Big Mouth Comedy Club: February

Middlesbrough Town Hall

Big Mouth is back in the Crypt for our first show of 2022 and with MC Matt Reed at the helm, you know you’re in for a cracking night.

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The Post Mortem Live at Teesside SU

9th February 2022 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm

The Post Mortem Live at Teesside SU

Teesside Student's Union

An opportunity to journey through the human body learning all things anatomy, physiology, and pathology.

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Nudey Doody Life Drawing

9th February 2022 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Nudey Doody Life Drawing

Base Camp

Tutored life drawing classes suitable for complete beginners to experienced artists.

Bongo’s Bingo Teesside – February 10th Edition

10th February 2022 - 6:00pm - 11:00pm

Bongo’s Bingo Teesside – February 10th Edition

Teesside Student's Union

Not your usual bingo night, expect lots of games, dancing and fun prizes!

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Round the Horne

10th February 2022 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm

Round the Horne

Middlesbrough Theatre

The team return with another selection of sketches from this ground-breaking series.

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Galentine’s Day Self Care Fundraiser

13th February 2022 - 13th March 2022

Galentine’s Day Self Care Fundraiser

Base Camp

Indulge in an evening of self-care in aid of Galentine's Day with lots of workshops to take part in.

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The Monocle

16th February 2022 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm

The Monocle

Middlesbrough Town Hall

Be our guest at The Monocle for a truly unique evening featuring a mix of contemporary dance and live music.

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One Night in Texas

17th February 2022 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm

One Night in Texas

Middlesbrough Theatre

Presented by The Wild Murphys and from the producers of the hit show ‘One Night In Dublin’

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Royal Northern Sinfonia

17th February 2022 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm

Royal Northern Sinfonia

Middlesbrough Town Hall

A classical concert in the stunning surrounds of Middlesbrough Town Hall featuring pieces from Chopin and Schubert.

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Sarah Collins & Keep The Faith

18th February 2022 - 7:00pm - 11:00pm

Sarah Collins & Keep The Faith

Dorman's Club

Your favourite Northern Soul hits will be performed live by Sarah Collins and nine piece backing band, Keep The Faith

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We Three Kings of Rock’n’Roll

18th February 2022 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm

We Three Kings of Rock’n’Roll

Middlesbrough Theatre

An uplifting two hour show that will have you dancing in the aisles.

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Chemical City Study Day

19th February 2022 - 10:00am - 4:00pm

Chemical City Study Day

MIMA

This is an opportunity to take an in-depth look into The Chemical City exhibition, which is taking place at MIMA.

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All In A Day’s Work

19th February 2022 - 27th January 2022

All In A Day’s Work

Ormesby Hall

Ormesby Hall are inviting the whole family to step back in time during the February half term and experience life as a Victorian servant.

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Nest – Home Market

19th February 2022 - 11:00am - 4:00pm

Nest – Home Market

Base Camp

Base Camp host their first home market, where you can shop with lots of individual traders.

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Bongo’s Bingo Teesside – February 19th Edition

19th February 2022 - 6:00pm - 11:00pm

Bongo’s Bingo Teesside – February 19th Edition

Teesside Student's Union

Not your usual bingo night, expect lots of games, dancing and fun prizes!

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The Cinder Path

19th February 2022 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm

The Cinder Path

Middlesbrough Theatre

A sizzling and fast-moving drama, set against the backdrop of WW1 and based on the best-selling novel by Catherine Cookson

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Jason Fox: Life at the Limit

19th February 2022 - 8:00pm - 10:00pm

Jason Fox: Life at the Limit

Middlesbrough Town Hall

Jason Fox tells the remarkable story of his daring exploits in a distinguished career as an elite operator in the UK Special Forces (SBS).

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Pop Divas Live!

21st February 2022 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Pop Divas Live!

Middlesbrough Theatre

The UK’s number one pop concert experience, featuring tributes to all your favourite female pop stars.

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The Wind in the Willows

22nd February 2022 - 3:00pm - 4:15pm

The Wind in the Willows

Middlesbrough Theatre

Join Ratty, Mole, Badger, and the fantastically irrepressible Toad as they embark on the adventure of a lifetime.

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Crimes, Camera, Action

23rd February 2022 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm

Crimes, Camera, Action

Middlesbrough Theatre

The multi-award-winning New Old Friends are at it again with another instalment in their hugely popular ‘Crimes…’ series of comedy thrillers.

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Bongo’s Bingo Teesside – February 24th Edition

24th February 2022 - 26th February 2022

Bongo’s Bingo Teesside – February 24th Edition

Teesside Student's Union

Not your usual bingo night, expect lots of games, dancing and fun prizes!

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Some Guys Have All the Luck

24th February 2022 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm

Some Guys Have All the Luck

Middlesbrough Theatre

The Rod Stewart Story is back at Middlesbrough Theatre in 2022 with a brand new show.

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Al Murray The Pub Landlord: Gig for Victory

24th February 2022 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm

Al Murray The Pub Landlord: Gig for Victory

Middlesbrough Town Hall

Steeped in the deep and ancient bar-room wisdom of countless lock ins, the Pub Landlord is there to show you the way.

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Chris Ramsey

25th February 2022 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm

Chris Ramsey

Middlesbrough Town Hall

Critically acclaimed comedian Chris Ramsey is hitting the road for his biggest ever stand-up tour.

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The Big Time Pro Wrestling Experience

26th February 2022 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm

The Big Time Pro Wrestling Experience

Middlesbrough Town Hall

The show that electrifies audiences across the country returns, with its brand new, high energy action.

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Blue Bendy

26th February 2022 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm

Blue Bendy

Westgarth Social Club

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ENG-ER-LAND

3rd March 2022 - 4th March 2022

ENG-ER-LAND

Base Camp

An exhilarating and vital new play exploring the connection between football and national identity.

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The Ronnie Scott’s All Stars

17th March 2022 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm

The Ronnie Scott’s All Stars

Middlesbrough Town Hall

Combining world class live jazz, narration and rare archive photos and video footage, celebrate ‘The Ronnie Scott’s Story’.

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Big Country – Wonderland Tour

18th March 2022 - 7:00pm - 11:00pm

Big Country – Wonderland Tour

The Empire

The world famous band are back with a new tour for 2022

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James Leonard Hewitson

18th March 2022 - 7:00pm - 11:00pm

James Leonard Hewitson

Base Camp

Join Base Camp for a live music set from Hartlepool based musician, James Leonard Hewitson.

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Club Tropicana – The UK’s Biggest 80s Night

25th March 2022 - 26th March 2022

Club Tropicana – The UK’s Biggest 80s Night

Teesside Student's Union

The UK's biggest 80s party is heading to Teesside, where you can expect to hear the biggest hits from the decade.

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Pinocchio

7th April 2022 - 11:30am - 12:10pm

Pinocchio

Middlesbrough Theatre

Pinocchio is the perfect opportunity for your little ones to enjoy live ballet, music and theatre.

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The Magical Music of Harry Potter

13th April 2022 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm

The Magical Music of Harry Potter

Middlesbrough Town Hall

A magical musical journey through Harry Potter with jaw-dropping visual and magical effects

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Shrek the Musical

26th April 2022 - 30th April 2022

Shrek the Musical

Middlesbrough Theatre

A feel good musical with great songs, fun, laughter and most of all a show for family and friends.

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Josh Widdicombe: Bit Much…

25th May 2022 - 8:00pm - 11:00pm

Josh Widdicombe: Bit Much…

Middlesbrough Town Hall

The guy everyone can do an impression of is back with a brand-new stand-up tour

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Fireman Sam Saves the Circus

18th June 2022 - 12:00am - 12:00am

Fireman Sam Saves the Circus

Middlesbrough Town Hall

Come along to Pontypandy and watch the adventures unfold in an action-packed show

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Our Trevor

29th July 2022 - 2nd July 2022

Our Trevor

Middlesbrough Theatre

A musical based on the true story of a Middlesbrough lad brought up in the Sixties when the Beatles burst onto the scene.

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The Magic of Motown

23rd September 2022 - 7:30pm - 10:00pm

The Magic of Motown

Middlesbrough Town Hall

Get ready for the biggest Motown party of the year.

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Jack and the Beanstalk

2nd December 2022 - 31st December 2022

Jack and the Beanstalk

Middlesbrough Theatre

Panto is back for 2022 and starring Boro favourites Mark Little, Philip Green and Terry Ashe!

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