New Volunteers Induction

Thu 21 February // 18:00
Sun 24 February // 13:00
Sun 3 March // 13:00

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

Friday Fixit

Fri 22 February // 12:00
Fri 1 March // 12:00
Fri 8 March // 12:00
Fri 15 March // 12:00
Fri 22 March // 12:00
Fri 29 March // 12:00

free fixing workshop open to all! [more]

70s Film Classics

Assault on Precinct 13

Fri 22 February // 19:30

A Los Angeles gang’s revenge-fuelled killing spree leads them to a half-abandoned police station in the ... [more]

Acorn presents

Introduction to Community Organising

Sat 23 February // 09:30 (cancelled)

Angry at the way things are in this country? Want to do something about it? Then ... [more]

Me and My Whale

Sat 23 February // 20:00

A live performance blending theatre and sound art. Featuring a submarine captain, innovative audio technology, and ... [more]

Open 12pm - 5pm

Sunday Cafe

Sun 24 February // 12:00
Sun 3 March // 12:00
Sun 10 March // 12:00
Sun 17 March // 12:00
Sun 24 March // 12:00
Sun 31 March // 12:00

[more]

Yoga (CANCELLED)

Tue 26 February // 18:00 (cancelled)
Tue 5 March // 18:00 (cancelled)
Tue 12 March // 18:00 (cancelled)

Concentrating on simple yoga postures and breath work this course is designed to introduce each student ... [more]

The Star and Shadow Presents

The Spaces Between Countries: Mexico & USA

UK Premiere

Thu 28 February // 19:30

The film is an exquisite corpse with a total of twenty filmmakers, from both countries, some ... [more]

NewFro

Fri 1 March // 20:00

A night dedicated to artists of African heritage featuring the music of... Zico MC Georgia May ... [more]

the Star & Shadow invites you to a

Saturday Social MARCH!

...one foot in front of the other...

Sat 2 March // 20:00

MARCH! left right left right left right left right left right left right left right left ... [more]

chop socky dojo

classic martial arts movie club

Thu 7 March // 19:00

tonight's training session; The Best Of The Best...the finest directors, the greatest performers, the legendary characters, ... [more]

Wandering Oak and Lost in the Woods bring you

Snapped Ankles (Leaf Label)

Sat 9 March // 20:00

Wandering Oak and Lost in the Woods bring you: Snapped Ankles (Leaf Label) https://www.snappedankles.com/ [more]

Star and Shadow Cinema Presents

Detective Bureau 2-3 – Go To Hell, Bastards!

Seijun Suzuki – Japanese New Wave Yakuza and 1960s Surreal Cool

Sun 10 March // 19:30

Starring original Diamond Guy, Joe Shishido as Detective Tajima, Seijun Suzuki's Detective Bureau 2-3: Go to ... [more]

Star and Shadow Cinema Presents

Tokyo Drifter

Seijun Suzuki – Japanese New Wave Yakuza and 1960s Surreal Cool

Thu 14 March // 19:30

In this jazzy gangster film, reformed killer Tetsu’s attempt to go straight is thwarted when his ... [more]

Me Me Me present

Rex The Dog (Kompakt) Live & Manpower

Fri 15 March // 21:00 (SOLD OUT)

Late Late club night with Rex The Dog (Live) & Manpower [more]

Fleamarket 12 - 5pm

Sun 17 March // 12:00

[more]

Star and Shadow Cinema Presents

Branded to Kill

Seijun Suzuki – Japanese New Wave Yakuza and 1960s Surreal Cool

Sun 17 March // 19:30

When Seijun Suzuki delivered this brutal, hilarious, and visually inspired masterpiece to the executives at his ... [more]

The Star and Shadow Presents

Eyes Wide Open - screen your own short film on a big screen

Thu 21 March // 19:30

Show your short films on big screen in a friendly and supportive environment. Absolutely anything goes; ... [more]

Swine Tax + No Teeth +White Legs

Swine Tax + Support

Fri 22 March // 20:00

Tyneside chaos-rockers Swine Tax unleash some fresh music! a wondrous headline show at the wonderful Star ... [more]

Acorn presents

Introduction to Community Organising

Sat 23 March // 09:30

Angry at the way things are in this country? Want to do something about it? Then ... [more]

Wish You Were Here Too

Sat 23 March // 16:00

Diskotek Archives present an immersive exhibition of 1960’s/70’s period piece Socialist Modernist postcards from beyond the ... [more]

Wish You Were Here Too

Sat 23 March // 20:00

Diskotek Archives present a 3 screen projection, experience the venue space as it morphs from exhibition ... [more]

Star and Shadow Cinema Presents

Zigeunerweisen

Seijun Suzuki – Japanese New Wave Yakuza and 1960s Surreal Cool

Sun 24 March // 19:30

In the multiple Japanese Academy Award-winning Zigeunerweisen (1980), two intellectuals and former colleagues from military academy ... [more]

chop socky dojo

classic martial arts movie club

Thu 4 April // 19:00

tonight's training session; The Best Of The Rest...the obscure talents and hidden gems buried deep in ... [more]

Star & Shadow presents the

DERTy Saturday Social

a cinematic folk dance

Sat 6 April // 20:00

with Dance England Rapper Tournament in town we are throwing a barn dance special Saturday Social, ... [more]

chop socky dojo

classic martial arts movie club

Thu 2 May // 19:00

tonight's training session; The Best Of The Worst...the cream of the crap, the strong flavours that ... [more]

Star & Shadow presents the

Saturday Social Center

in association with the uk social centers network

Sat 4 May // 20:00

with the UK Social Centers Network squating in the building over the weekend we are throwing ... [more]

Void-Evolve

Sat 11 May // 20:00
Sat 11 May // 20:00

[more]

chop socky dojo

classic martial arts movie club

Thu 6 June // 19:00

tonight's training session; The Worst Of The Worst...some things are best avoided, do not try this ... [more]

FEBRUARY 2019

Thu 21 18:00 .... New Volunteers Induction

Fri 22 12:00 .... Friday Fixit

19:30 .... 70s Film Classics Assault on Precinct 13

20:00 .... S I G N A L/Nuas Present Jazz, Booze & Chat In Collaboration With Star & Shadow And No Fox Given

Sat 23 09:30 .... Acorn Presents Introduction to Community Organising (CANCELLED)

20:00 .... Me and My Whale

Sun 24 12:00 .... Open 12pm - 5pm Sunday Cafe

12:00 .... Craft Cafe - Book Binding

13:00 .... New Volunteers Induction

Tue 26 18:00 .... Yoga (CANCELLED) (CANCELLED)

Thu 28 19:30 .... The Star And Shadow Presents The Spaces Between Countries: Mexico & USA Uk Premiere

MARCH

Fri 01 12:00 .... Friday Fixit

20:00 .... NewFro

Sat 02 20:00 .... The Star & Shadow Invites You To A Saturday Social MARCH! ...One Foot In Front Of The Other...

Sun 03 12:00 .... Open 12pm - 5pm Sunday Cafe

13:00 .... New Volunteers Induction

Tue 05 18:00 .... Yoga (CANCELLED) (CANCELLED)

Thu 07 19:00 .... Chop socky dojo Classic Martial Arts Movie Club

Fri 08 12:00 .... Friday Fixit

19:00 .... Heaton Park Fund Raiser -Spring is just around the corner - so dust off your dancing shoes and shake off those winter blues  with Heaton based  Singer/songwriter Ben Watson;  Gypsy Jazz-band 'Side Cafe Orkestar'  Rock&Rhythm Band 'The Vales'.

19:00 .... Star And Shadow Cinema Presents Cinematic Inclusions: Part I – Documentary Traditions in Lithuanian Cinema + Q&A With Program Co - Curator Lina Kaminskaitė - Jančorienė, A Cinema Historian And A Co-Founder Of Meno Avilys - Mediatheque, The First Cinematheque In Lithuania

Sat 09 19:00 .... Star And Shadow Cinema Presents Cinematic Inclusions: Part II – Experiments in Lithuanian Documentary Cinema + Q&A With Program Co-Curator Lina Kaminskaitė - Jančorienė, A Cinema Historian And A Co-Founder Of Meno Avilys - Mediatheque, The First Cinematheque In Lithuania

20:00 .... Wandering Oak And Lost In The Woods Bring You Snapped Ankles (Leaf Label)

Sun 10 12:00 .... Open 12pm - 5pm Sunday Cafe

14:30 .... Star And Shadow Cinema Presents Cinematic Inclusions: Part III – I Had Nowhere to Go + Q&A With Program Co-Curator Lina Kaminskaitė - Jančorienė, A Cinema Historian And A Co-Founder Of Meno Avilys - Mediatheque, The First Cinematheque In Lithuania

19:30 .... Star And Shadow Cinema Presents Detective Bureau 2-3 – Go To Hell, Bastards! Seijun Suzuki – Japanese New Wave Yakuza And 1960s Surreal Cool

Tue 12 18:00 .... Yoga (CANCELLED) (CANCELLED)

Thu 14 19:30 .... Star And Shadow Cinema Presents Tokyo Drifter Seijun Suzuki – Japanese New Wave Yakuza And 1960s Surreal Cool

Fri 15 12:00 .... Friday Fixit

21:00 .... Me Me Me Present Rex The Dog (Kompakt) Live & Manpower (SOLD OUT)

Sun 17 12:00 .... Open 12pm - 5pm Sunday Cafe

12:00 .... Fleamarket 12 - 5pm

19:30 .... Star And Shadow Cinema Presents Branded to Kill Seijun Suzuki – Japanese New Wave Yakuza And 1960s Surreal Cool

Thu 21 19:30 .... The Star And Shadow Presents Eyes Wide Open - screen your own short film on a big screen

Fri 22 12:00 .... Friday Fixit

20:00 .... Swine Tax + No Teeth +White Legs Swine Tax + Support

Sat 23 09:30 .... Acorn Presents Introduction to Community Organising

16:00 .... Wish You Were Here Too

20:00 .... Wish You Were Here Too

Sun 24 12:00 .... Open 12pm - 5pm Sunday Cafe

19:30 .... Star And Shadow Cinema Presents Zigeunerweisen Seijun Suzuki – Japanese New Wave Yakuza And 1960s Surreal Cool

Fri 29 12:00 .... Friday Fixit

Sun 31 12:00 .... Open 12pm - 5pm Sunday Cafe

APRIL

Thu 04 19:00 .... Chop socky dojo Classic Martial Arts Movie Club

Sat 06 20:00 .... Star & Shadow Presents The DERTy Saturday Social A Cinematic Folk Dance

Sat 20 19:00 .... Electronic Music Open Mic

Sun 28 19:30 .... Akong - A Remarkable Life (UK 2016; BBFC: U) 'Just as the Dalai Lama and thousands of other Tibetans fled their homeland, Akong Tulku Rinpoche, Tibetan Buddhist master, also made the perilous journey to India in 1959...(more)

MAY

Thu 02 19:00 .... Chop socky dojo Classic Martial Arts Movie Club

Sat 04 20:00 .... Star & Shadow Presents The Saturday Social Center In Association With The Uk Social Centers Network

Sat 11 20:00 .... Void-Evolve

20:00 .... Void-Evolve

Sun 12 19:30 .... Skimstone Arts Program

Wed 15 19:30 .... Skimstone Arts Program

Thu 16 18:30 .... Trojan Horse / Rainbow Flag Including Films By Artists Ian Giles, Charlotte Prodger, Rob Crosse, Hannah Quinlan & Rosie Hastings And Patrick Staff. Plus Q&A With Special Guests

Sat 18 20:00 .... Star & Shadow Presents Band of Holy Joy A Benefit Gig For Hope Not Hate And Stand Up To Racism.

Fri 24 18:00 .... City Youth Music - part of Jesmond Festival *

19:30 .... The City And Sensibility: The City As Open To Feeling Citizen Jane the Battle for the City When New York planning supremo Robert Moses wanted to smash a six lane highway across Greenwich Village, Jane Jacobs took him on and organised the people against the developers...

Sat 25 19:30 .... The City And Sensibility - The City As Open To Feeling Uppland - the ruins of an abandoned African town reveal their secrets + support film: the London Nobody Knows (U)

JUNE

Thu 06 19:00 .... Chop socky dojo Classic Martial Arts Movie Club

 

* cheap night