Star and Shadow presents

Film Screening: Six Inches of Soil

followed by a discussion and Q&A session

Fri 19 April // 19:30

The inspiring story of young British farmers standing up against the industrial food system and transforming … [more]

Board Game Club

Sat 20 April // 12:00

Come along to the next installment of the Star and Shadow's Boardgame Club. All welcome! [more]

Video Production Workshop

Sat 20 April // 13:00

Free hands-on video production workshop. Explore creating, filming, editing & more! [more]

RE-JIG SEWING WORKSHOP WITH ROSI

Sun 21 April // 12:00
Sun 19 May // 12:00

A free monthly drop-in session to learn skills to repair, alter, recycle or decorate all kinds … [more]

KNITTING CLUB - Woolley Mammoth

Sun 21 April // 12:00
Sun 5 May // 12:00
Sun 19 May // 12:00

A free, drop-in, knitting club for any age, ability or gender. Children under 16 must be … [more]

CAFE OPEN EVERY SUNDAY 12 NOON - 4PM

Sun 21 April // 12:00
Sun 28 April // 12:00
Sun 5 May // 12:00
Sun 12 May // 12:00
Sun 19 May // 12:00
Sun 26 May // 12:00
Sun 2 June // 12:00
Sun 9 June // 12:00
Sun 16 June // 12:00
Sun 23 June // 12:00
Sun 30 June // 12:00

Our Volunteer Run, Vegan Cafe is open every Sunday afternoon. Serving Organic, Fairtrade Coffee and Teas, … [more]

Art Club

Sun 21 April // 12:00
Sun 28 April // 12:00
Sun 5 May // 12:00
Sun 12 May // 12:00
Sun 19 May // 12:00
Sun 26 May // 12:00

[more]

Volunteer Induction

Sun 21 April // 13:00

Star and Shadow is 100% run by volunteers. We'd love you to join us. More details … [more]

Note change of time to 2pm start

Creative Writing Mindfulness Course

Sun 21 April // 14:00
Sun 28 April // 14:00
Sun 5 May // 14:00

This course will focus on the creative writing part in a person-centred approach: guiding learners in … [more]

Poitier's directorial debut

Buck and the Preacher

A neglected classic of Black American cinema

Sun 21 April // 19:30

Giants of 20th century culture, Belafonte and Poitier, shine in this breezy Western about freed slaves … [more]

Star and Shadow

Programme Development Meeting

online and in the building

Mon 22 April // 18:00
Tue 28 May // 18:00
Mon 24 June // 18:00
Mon 22 July // 18:00
Mon 23 September // 18:00
Mon 28 October // 18:00
Mon 25 November // 18:00
Mon 27 January // 18:00
Mon 24 February // 18:00
Mon 24 March // 18:00

[more]

Community Kitchen Pop-Up:

Mapantsula

South African Food + Film Screening

Wed 24 April // 18:00

Free Meal + Screening Come and join us from 6pm for a free hot vegan meal, … [more]

Star & Shadow Cinema Co-op

Community Kitchen

Solidarity Not Charity!

Wed 24 April // 18:00
Wed 8 May // 18:00
Wed 12 June // 18:00
Wed 10 July // 18:00

[more]

Star and Shadow Presents

Family Film Club

Sat 27 April // 11:00

A family/kids film every 4th Saturday of the month! Come be surprised by what we chose … [more]

Wandering Oak presents

Ponyland with support

Sat 27 April // 19:30

Saddle up for a ride into Ponyland's otherly world: a heady, energetic masquerade of live samba … [more]

Japanese indie stop motion

Junk Head

Painstakingly created by one man over 7 years

Sun 28 April // 19:30

Junk Head is an expansive stop-motion sci-fi action thriller, meticulously styled and set in a dark … [more]

Community Kitchen: Collective Meeting

Wed 1 May // 18:00
Wed 5 June // 18:00
Wed 3 July // 18:00

[more]

Star and Shadow presents

Lez Pop

FLETCHER'S So Hot Edition

Sat 4 May // 19:30

Lez Pop: a Multimedia Celebration of Lesbian Pop Culture returns to Star and Shadow with a … [more]

Star and Shadow

Open meeting

online and in the building

Tue 7 May // 18:00
Mon 1 July // 18:00
Mon 2 September // 18:00
Mon 4 November // 18:00
Mon 6 January // 18:00
Mon 3 February // 18:00

[more]

After Life

Thu 9 May // 19:30

"What is the one memory you would take with you?" This question serves as a springboard … [more]

Tyneslide Goes Social

Fri 10 May // 19:00

[more]

Fundraiser for Gaza

All proceeds to displaced families in Rafah

Sat 11 May // 19:00

Join us for a night of music and solidarity with all proceeds going towards Gaza Aid … [more]

VENUE & CINEMA USED FOR MARKET 11AM to 3PM

With an added Plant Sale in the car park

Sun 12 May // 10:00

Bric-a-brac, arts, crafts, second hand clothes, books, collectibles, household items, a treasure trove of bounty to … [more]

Star and Shadow

Open Programming meeting

online and in the building

Mon 13 May // 18:00
Mon 10 June // 18:00
Mon 8 July // 18:00
Mon 9 September // 18:00
Mon 14 October // 18:00
Mon 11 November // 18:00
Mon 9 December // 18:00
Mon 13 January // 18:00
Mon 10 February // 18:00
Mon 10 March // 18:00

[more]

Wandering Oak presents:

Minami Deutsch plus Karkara

in the Venue

Sun 19 May // 19:00

Wandering Oak presents Minami Deutsh, a kosmische band from Tokyo. These self-described “repetition freaks” cite psychedelic … [more]

Star and Shadow

Caretaking meeting

online and in the building

Mon 20 May // 18:00
Mon 17 June // 18:00
Mon 15 July // 18:00
Mon 21 October // 18:00
Mon 18 November // 18:00
Mon 16 December // 18:00
Mon 20 January // 18:00
Mon 17 February // 18:00
Mon 17 March // 18:00

[more]

Star and Shadow

General Meeting (Sovereign Body)

online and in the building

Mon 3 June // 18:00
Mon 7 October // 18:00
Mon 2 December // 18:00
Mon 3 March // 18:00

[more]

Star and Shadow Presents

The Cassandra Cat

Classic Czech New Wave Fantasy

Sun 16 June // 19:30

"One of the most visually inventive and uninhibited films of the Czechoslovak New Wave" [more]

Smoke Sauna Sisterhood

Sun 30 June // 19:30

In the darkness of a smoke sauna, women share their innermost secrets and intimate experiences, washing … [more]

APRIL 2024

Thu 18 18:00 .... Cafe Induction Cafe Induction For Volunteers Who Have Done General Induction

19:30 .... Star And Shadow Cinema Presents… Freaks "Gooble Gobble, One Of Us"

Fri 19 19:30 .... Star And Shadow Presents Film Screening: Six Inches of Soil Followed By A Discussion And Q&A Session

20:30 .... VerteX_RE-PORT An Immersive Club Night And Art Event Inspired By Video Games

Sat 20 12:00 .... Board Game Club

13:00 .... Video Production Workshop

18:00 .... Gilly Man Giro Presents Epic Tales Of Gilgamesh music film screening With Oliver Whitehouse

19:00 .... Gilly Man Giro Presents: Epic Tales Of Gilgamesh launch party

Sun 21 12:00 .... RE-JIG SEWING WORKSHOP WITH ROSI

12:00 .... KNITTING CLUB - Woolley Mammoth

12:00 .... CAFE OPEN EVERY SUNDAY 12 NOON - 4PM

12:00 .... Art Club

13:00 .... Volunteer Induction

14:00 .... Note Change Of Time To 2pm Start Creative Writing Mindfulness Course

19:30 .... Poitier's Directorial Debut Buck and the Preacher A Neglected Classic Of Black American Cinema

Mon 22 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Programme Development Meeting Online And In The Building

Tue 23 18:00 .... Digital projection training

20:00 .... Dcp projection training

Wed 24 18:00 .... Community Kitchen Pop-Up: Mapantsula South African Food + Film Screening

18:00 .... Star & Shadow Cinema Co-Op Community Kitchen Solidarity Not Charity!

Thu 25 19:30 .... Hedwig and the Angry Inch.

Sat 27 11:00 .... Star And Shadow Presents Family Film Club

19:30 .... Wandering Oak Presents Ponyland with support

Sun 28 12:00 .... CAFE OPEN EVERY SUNDAY 12 NOON - 4PM

12:00 .... Art Club

14:00 .... Note Change Of Time To 2pm Start Creative Writing Mindfulness Course

19:30 .... Japanese Indie Stop Motion Junk Head Painstakingly Created By One Man Over 7 Years

Tue 30 18:00 .... Cafe Induction Cafe Induction For Volunteers Who Have Done General Induction

MAY

Wed 01 18:00 .... Community Kitchen: Collective Meeting

Thu 02 19:30 .... Star And Shadow Cinema Presents… 12 ANGRY MEN Life Is In Their Hands, Death Is On Their Minds!

Sat 04 19:30 .... Star And Shadow Presents Lez Pop Fletcher's So Hot Edition

Sun 05 12:00 .... KNITTING CLUB - Woolley Mammoth

12:00 .... Xr Tyneside Are The Local Branch Of Extinction Rebellion Uk. EXTINCTION REBELLION TYNESIDE - MEETING 12noon - 2pm

12:00 .... CAFE OPEN EVERY SUNDAY 12 NOON - 4PM

12:00 .... Art Club

14:00 .... Note Change Of Time To 2pm Start Creative Writing Mindfulness Course

19:30 .... New Black American Cinema Sorry to Bother You

Mon 06 13:00 .... Stage crew training

16:00 .... Sound engineer training

19:00 .... Audio visual training

Tue 07 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Open meeting Online And In The Building

Wed 08 18:00 .... Star & Shadow Cinema Co-Op Community Kitchen Solidarity Not Charity!

Thu 09 19:30 .... The Only All Film (And Sometimes Tv) Quiz In Town THE STAR & SHADOW FILM QUIZ

19:30 .... After Life

Fri 10 19:00 .... Tyneslide Goes Social

Sat 11 18:00 .... Digital projection training

19:00 .... Fundraiser for Gaza All Proceeds To Displaced Families In Rafah

20:00 .... Live video call for projectionists training

Sun 12 10:00 .... VENUE & CINEMA USED FOR MARKET 11AM to 3PM With An Added Plant Sale In The Car Park

12:00 .... CAFE OPEN EVERY SUNDAY 12 NOON - 4PM

12:00 .... Art Club

19:30 .... Star And Shadow Presents VHS Diaries With A Post-Screening Skype Q&A With The Filmmaker

Mon 13 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Open Programming meeting Online And In The Building

Tue 14 13:00 .... Live stream training

Thu 16 19:30 .... Much Ado About Dying + Q&A!

Sat 18 17:30 .... Special Screening For The 40th Anniversary Of The Start Of The Miners' Strike Of 1984-1985 OUR FRIENDS IN THE NORTH Tv On The Big Screen Presents 3 Curated Episodes

Sun 19 11:00 .... Cafe Induction Cafe Induction For Volunteers Who Have Done General Induction

12:00 .... RE-JIG SEWING WORKSHOP WITH ROSI

12:00 .... KNITTING CLUB - Woolley Mammoth

12:00 .... CAFE OPEN EVERY SUNDAY 12 NOON - 4PM

12:00 .... Art Club

19:00 .... Wandering Oak Presents: Minami Deutsch plus Karkara In The Venue

19:30 .... George Harrison Presents... Little Malcolm and His Struggle Against the Eunuchs Hail Scrawdyke!

Mon 20 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Caretaking meeting Online And In The Building

Thu 23 19:30 .... Based On Stories By Haruki Murakami Blind Willow, Sleeping Woman

Fri 24 09:30 .... Volunteer Get Together FRIDAY CLEANING CLUB & BRUNCH SOCIAL With Food

Sat 25 13:00 .... Fixing a window

Sun 26 12:00 .... CAFE OPEN EVERY SUNDAY 12 NOON - 4PM

12:00 .... Art Club

19:30 .... Star And Shadow Cinema Presents… Targets "I Just Killed My Wife And My Mother. I Know They'll Get Me. But Before That, Many More Will Die..."

Mon 27 13:00 .... Building a wall

Tue 28 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Programme Development Meeting Online And In The Building

Thu 30 19:30 .... Star And Shadow Cinema Presents… Videodrome (1983) With An Additional Informative Lecture!

Fri 31 09:30 .... Volunteer Get Together FRIDAY CLEANING CLUB & BRUNCH SOCIAL With Food

JUNE

Sat 01 10:00 .... 3rd Ewan Brown Anarchist Bookfair Anarchist bookfair

19:00 .... Ewan Brown Anarchist Bookfair evening gig

Sun 02 12:00 .... Xr Tyneside Are The Local Branch Of Extinction Rebellion Uk. EXTINCTION REBELLION TYNESIDE - MEETING 12noon - 2pm

12:00 .... CAFE OPEN EVERY SUNDAY 12 NOON - 4PM

Mon 03 18:00 .... Star And Shadow General Meeting (Sovereign Body) Online And In The Building

Wed 05 18:00 .... Community Kitchen: Collective Meeting

Sat 08 18:00 .... A Star And Shadow Film Retreat Losing the Plot #10 Unorthodox Viewing In The Countryside

Sun 09 12:00 .... CAFE OPEN EVERY SUNDAY 12 NOON - 4PM

Mon 10 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Open Programming meeting Online And In The Building

Wed 12 18:00 .... Star & Shadow Cinema Co-Op Community Kitchen Solidarity Not Charity!

Sun 16 12:00 .... CAFE OPEN EVERY SUNDAY 12 NOON - 4PM

19:30 .... Star And Shadow Presents The Cassandra Cat Classic Czech New Wave Fantasy

Mon 17 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Caretaking meeting Online And In The Building

Sun 23 12:00 .... CAFE OPEN EVERY SUNDAY 12 NOON - 4PM

19:30 .... The Hammer Horror Classic The Devil Rides Out All The Demons Of Hell Summoned To Earth To Claim The Devil's Bride!

Mon 24 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Programme Development Meeting Online And In The Building

Sun 30 12:00 .... CAFE OPEN EVERY SUNDAY 12 NOON - 4PM

19:30 .... Smoke Sauna Sisterhood

JULY

Mon 01 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Open meeting Online And In The Building

Wed 03 18:00 .... Community Kitchen: Collective Meeting

Thu 04 19:30 .... Star And Shadow Presents… Independence Day We've Always Believed We Weren't Alone. On July 4th, We'll Wish We Were.

Sun 07 12:00 .... Xr Tyneside Are The Local Branch Of Extinction Rebellion Uk. EXTINCTION REBELLION TYNESIDE - MEETING 12noon - 2pm

Mon 08 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Open Programming meeting Online And In The Building

Wed 10 18:00 .... Star & Shadow Cinema Co-Op Community Kitchen Solidarity Not Charity!

Mon 15 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Caretaking meeting Online And In The Building

Sun 21 11:00 .... Klezmer And Balkan Workshop (Start 11.30 Am) And Concert (Start 2.30 Pm) Workshop: Klezmer and Balkan music taught by Side Café Orkestar followed by afternoon performance of tunes learnt, as part of concert from Side Café Orkestar Workshop For Musicians Who Play Woodwind, Brass, Percussion And Strings (Including Guitarists)

Mon 22 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Programme Development Meeting Online And In The Building

Sun 28 19:30 .... Continuing Fassbinder Season Fear Eats the Soul

SEPTEMBER

Mon 02 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Open meeting Online And In The Building

Mon 09 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Open Programming meeting Online And In The Building

Mon 16 18:00 .... Star And Shadow AGM. Annual General Meeting & Caretaking Online And In The Building

Mon 23 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Programme Development Meeting Online And In The Building

OCTOBER

Mon 07 18:00 .... Star And Shadow General Meeting (Sovereign Body) Online And In The Building

Mon 14 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Open Programming meeting Online And In The Building

Mon 21 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Caretaking meeting Online And In The Building

Mon 28 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Programme Development Meeting Online And In The Building

NOVEMBER

Mon 04 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Open meeting Online And In The Building

Mon 11 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Open Programming meeting Online And In The Building

Mon 18 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Caretaking meeting Online And In The Building

Mon 25 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Programme Development Meeting Online And In The Building

DECEMBER

Mon 02 18:00 .... Star And Shadow General Meeting (Sovereign Body) Online And In The Building

Mon 09 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Open Programming meeting Online And In The Building

Mon 16 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Caretaking meeting Online And In The Building

JANUARY 2025

Mon 06 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Open meeting Online And In The Building

Mon 13 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Open Programming meeting Online And In The Building

Mon 20 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Caretaking meeting Online And In The Building

Mon 27 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Programme Development Meeting Online And In The Building

FEBRUARY

Mon 03 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Open meeting Online And In The Building

Mon 10 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Open Programming meeting Online And In The Building

Mon 17 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Caretaking meeting Online And In The Building

Mon 24 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Programme Development Meeting Online And In The Building

MARCH

Mon 03 18:00 .... Star And Shadow General Meeting (Sovereign Body) Online And In The Building

Mon 10 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Open Programming meeting Online And In The Building

Mon 17 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Caretaking meeting Online And In The Building

Mon 24 18:00 .... Star And Shadow Programme Development Meeting Online And In The Building

 

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