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Darlington Hippodrome @darlingtonhippodrome

A place for the imagination. ๐Ÿ–ฑ Check our website for the latest shows. โ˜Ž๏ธ Box Office 01325 405 405. โ˜•๐Ÿฐ๐Ÿท Hippo Lounge cafe - 10am Mon to Sat

http://www.darlingtonhippodrome.co.uk/

Get some Latin passion in your life with a Saturday night in the company of OYE SANTANA!

UK no.1 winner at the National Tribute Music Awards in 2018, this tribute to SANTANA will you get you in the fiesta mood. Guitar wizardry, astounding vocals and a rhythm section with more groove than you can shake a pair of maracas at.

SATURDAY 8 JUNE.

#darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo  #guitar #music #santana #latin #theatre
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Get some Latin passion in your life with a Saturday night in the company of OYE SANTANA! UK no.1 winner at the National Tribute Music Awards in 2018, this tribute to SANTANA will you get you in the fiesta mood. Guitar wizardry, astounding vocals and a rhythm section with more groove than you can shake a pair of maracas at. SATURDAY 8 JUNE. #darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #guitar #music #santana #latin #theatre

We love these rehearsal shots for the upcoming tour of EDUCATING RITA. Starring STEPHEN TOMPKINSON as Frank and introducing JESSICA JOHNSON as Rita.

This hilarious and heart-warming comedy comes to the Hippodrome from the 12-17 August.

#darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #theatre #culture #drama
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We love these rehearsal shots for the upcoming tour of EDUCATING RITA. Starring STEPHEN TOMPKINSON as Frank and introducing JESSICA JOHNSON as Rita. This hilarious and heart-warming comedy comes to the Hippodrome from the 12-17 August. #darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #theatre #culture #drama

๐Ÿ“ฃ ANNOUNCEMENT KLAXON! ๐Ÿ“ฃ

CHRIS RAMSEY will be performing two work-in-progress shows in our intimate Hullabaloo venue next month!

Join Chris for an hour as he road tests new material for a brand new tour. This involves standing on stage with notes, saying some really funny stuff and possibly some stuff that isn't funny quite yet. Chris would love you to come along and help him decide which is which!

Sunday 19th May and Sunday 26th May.

#darlingtonhippodrome #darlington #darlo #hullabaloo #comedy #standup #chrisramsey #northeast
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๐Ÿ“ฃ ANNOUNCEMENT KLAXON! ๐Ÿ“ฃ CHRIS RAMSEY will be performing two work-in-progress shows in our intimate Hullabaloo venue next month! Join Chris for an hour as he road tests new material for a brand new tour. This involves standing on stage with notes, saying some really funny stuff and possibly some stuff that isn't funny quite yet. Chris would love you to come along and help him decide which is which! Sunday 19th May and Sunday 26th May. #darlingtonhippodrome #darlington #darlo #hullabaloo #comedy #standup #chrisramsey #northeast

WIN!

We've got a pair of tickets to give away for some hilarious new comedy this weekend... RHYS JAMES (Mock The Week) comes to our intimate Hullabaloo venue on Sat night.

Joining him will be GIANTS, a sketch-comedy double who recently took Edinburgh by storm.

Simply like this post and reply with the  name of someone you'd bring along.

#comedy #darlington #darlo #rhysjames #giants #standupcomedy  #north #northeast
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WIN! We've got a pair of tickets to give away for some hilarious new comedy this weekend... RHYS JAMES (Mock The Week) comes to our intimate Hullabaloo venue on Sat night. Joining him will be GIANTS, a sketch-comedy double who recently took Edinburgh by storm. Simply like this post and reply with the name of someone you'd bring along. #comedy #darlington #darlo #rhysjames #giants #standupcomedy #north #northeast

The only show to be endorsed by the Cash family is back on top form with a brand new production for 2019.

JOHNNY CASH ROADSHOW comes to Darlington Hippodrome  Friday 10th May.

Award winning front man Clive John dedicates this year to a 50th anniversary tour of the legendary San Quentin State Prison recordings which was televised on Granada Television on February 24th 1969, and later released on June 4 of that same year. Alongside Clive is his iconic wife June Carter played by Emily Heighway, a world class band (Spirit band) and the JCR horns. All supported with full video projection.

#darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #north #northeast #theatre #country #countrymusic #johnnycash
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The only show to be endorsed by the Cash family is back on top form with a brand new production for 2019. JOHNNY CASH ROADSHOW comes to Darlington Hippodrome Friday 10th May. Award winning front man Clive John dedicates this year to a 50th anniversary tour of the legendary San Quentin State Prison recordings which was televised on Granada Television on February 24th 1969, and later released on June 4 of that same year. Alongside Clive is his iconic wife June Carter played by Emily Heighway, a world class band (Spirit band) and the JCR horns. All supported with full video projection. #darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #north #northeast #theatre #country #countrymusic #johnnycash

NEW ON SALE!

Miloลก - The voice of the guitar.

A journey through music and time using the classical guitar and its unique voice.

Tuesday 24 September.

#darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #north #northeast #culture #theatre #guitar #classical
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NEW ON SALE! Miloลก - The voice of the guitar. A journey through music and time using the classical guitar and its unique voice. Tuesday 24 September. #darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #north #northeast #culture #theatre #guitar #classical

๐Ÿ”” Our SUMMER 2019 season is now on sale! ๐Ÿ””

Packed to the brim with exciting shows and events. Whatever you're into, we've got it covered... See our shows on our website. Link in bio.

#Darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #north #northeast #culture #theatre #summer
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๐Ÿ”” Our SUMMER 2019 season is now on sale! ๐Ÿ”” Packed to the brim with exciting shows and events. Whatever you're into, we've got it covered... See our shows on our website. Link in bio. #darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #north #northeast #culture #theatre #summer

WANNABE - The Spice Girls Show is now on sale.

Featuring the greatest Spice Girls hits, this musical celebration recreates the era of Girl Power!

Hi, si, ja, hold tight!

#Darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #north #northeast #culture #spicegirls
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WANNABE - The Spice Girls Show is now on sale. Featuring the greatest Spice Girls hits, this musical celebration recreates the era of Girl Power! Hi, si, ja, hold tight! #darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #north #northeast #culture #spicegirls

One of the prettiest programmes we've ever had at the Hippodrome.

THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY opens this evening and runs until Saturday.

#darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #north #northeast #culture #theatre #literature
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One of the prettiest programmes we've ever had at the Hippodrome. THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY opens this evening and runs until Saturday. #darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #north #northeast #culture #theatre #literature

Next month will see 8-piece band THE GOLDHAWKS deliver a stunning live performance of THE WHO's smash hit concept album QUADROPHENIA!

With an added sprinkle of all-time WHO classics, it's a must for all fans of Daltrey and the gang.

#darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #north #northeast #culture #thewho #who #rock
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Next month will see 8-piece band THE GOLDHAWKS deliver a stunning live performance of THE WHO's smash hit concept album QUADROPHENIA! With an added sprinkle of all-time WHO classics, it's a must for all fans of Daltrey and the gang. #darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #north #northeast #culture #thewho #who #rock

'A hypnotic portrait of beauty in decay...From a stylish and literate programme, to a strikingly atmospheric set, beautifully and cleverly lit...and above all, flawless acting.' - Eastbourne Herald.

THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY runs from Tuesday until Saturday next week.

#darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #north #northeast #culture #theatre #literature #gothic
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'A hypnotic portrait of beauty in decay...From a stylish and literate programme, to a strikingly atmospheric set, beautifully and cleverly lit...and above all, flawless acting.' - Eastbourne Herald. THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY runs from Tuesday until Saturday next week. #darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #north #northeast #culture #theatre #literature #gothic

๐Ÿ”” NOW ON SALE! ๐Ÿ””

An unmissable opportunity to see comic legend FRANK SKINNER perform brand new stand-up.
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๐Ÿ—ฃ๏ธ 'Provocative, remorseless, and very, very funny' The Times
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๐Ÿ—ฃ๏ธ 'One of Britain's funniest men' Evening Standard

Sunday 6th October.

#Darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #north #northeast #culture #comedy #standup #frankskinner
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๐Ÿ”” NOW ON SALE! ๐Ÿ”” An unmissable opportunity to see comic legend FRANK SKINNER perform brand new stand-up. . ๐Ÿ—ฃ๏ธ 'Provocative, remorseless, and very, very funny' The Times . ๐Ÿ—ฃ๏ธ 'One of Britain's funniest men' Evening Standard Sunday 6th October. #darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #north #northeast #culture #comedy #standup #frankskinner

We've a 2-4-1 today on #ThrowbackThursday and #WorldPoetryDay.

A poem from 1982 about the wonderful unsung backstage crew.

The poem mentions the lads but there's plenty of lasses in the crew these days too! ๐Ÿ’ช

NIMBLES FOR EVER!

#darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #north #northeast #culture #theatre #poetry
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We've a 2-4-1 today on #throwbackthursday and #worldpoetryday. A poem from 1982 about the wonderful unsung backstage crew. The poem mentions the lads but there's plenty of lasses in the crew these days too! ๐Ÿ’ช NIMBLES FOR EVER! #darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #north #northeast #culture #theatre #poetry

๐Ÿ˜Š It's International Day of Happiness! ๐Ÿ˜Š

What shows have you seen at the Hippodrome since it reopened that really made you smile? ๐Ÿ˜„
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๐Ÿ“ธ - Louie Spence in ALADDIN 2018/19

#Internationaldayofhappiness #Darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #north #northeast #culture #theatre
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๐Ÿ˜Š It's International Day of Happiness! ๐Ÿ˜Š What shows have you seen at the Hippodrome since it reopened that really made you smile? ๐Ÿ˜„ . ๐Ÿ“ธ - Louie Spence in ALADDIN 2018/19 #internationaldayofhappiness #darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #north #northeast #culture #theatre

In a society obsessed with youth and beauty, Dorian Gray is given the chance to keep his looks forever. But at what cost?

ONE WEEK TO GO until Oscar Wilde's THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY comes to the Hippodrome.

Book your tickets now!

#Darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #north #northeast #culture #literature #wilde #theatre
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In a society obsessed with youth and beauty, Dorian Gray is given the chance to keep his looks forever. But at what cost? ONE WEEK TO GO until Oscar Wilde's THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY comes to the Hippodrome. Book your tickets now! #darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #north #northeast #culture #literature #wilde #theatre

A little sneak peak behind the scenes.

This is the fly floor, home to the rigging system. The system involves a series of ropes, pulleys, counterweights and other devices which allow the stage crew to fly (hoist) scenery, curtains, lights and other effects around the stage.

#Darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #north #northeast #culture #theatre #backstage
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A little sneak peak behind the scenes. This is the fly floor, home to the rigging system. The system involves a series of ropes, pulleys, counterweights and other devices which allow the stage crew to fly (hoist) scenery, curtains, lights and other effects around the stage. #darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #north #northeast #culture #theatre #backstage

โญ ON SALE NOW โญ

ALEXANDER ARMSTRONG brings his new one man show All Mouth and Some Trousers to the Hippodrome on Monday 4th November.

Known from Armstrong & Miller to Pointless, from Hey Duggee to Classic FM. Expect candid stories, laughter, music and some relief that 'baring all' is just a figurative expression.

#darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #north #northeast #culture #theatre #comedy #pointless
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โญ ON SALE NOW โญ ALEXANDER ARMSTRONG brings his new one man show All Mouth and Some Trousers to the Hippodrome on Monday 4th November. Known from Armstrong & Miller to Pointless, from Hey Duggee to Classic FM. Expect candid stories, laughter, music and some relief that 'baring all' is just a figurative expression. #darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #north #northeast #culture #theatre #comedy #pointless

It's #ThrowbackThursday and as we've JACK AND THE BEANSTALK on this Christmas, we're looking back to a previous time the theatre put on this classic panto.

1996/97...who remembers this one? What a coup to land the White Power Ranger!

#darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #north #northeast #theatre #children #kids #panto #pantomime #powerrangers
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It's #throwbackthursday and as we've JACK AND THE BEANSTALK on this Christmas, we're looking back to a previous time the theatre put on this classic panto. 1996/97...who remembers this one? What a coup to land the White Power Ranger! #darlingtonhippodrome #darlingtonhipp #darlington #darlo #north #northeast #theatre #children #kids #panto #pantomime #powerrangers

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