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Wicked Comes To Sunderland Empire

Wicked Comes To Sunderland Empire

Sunderland’s Empire Theatre will play host to the West End musical, Wicked. The Empire will host the spectacular show for four weeks from March 31 to April 25 next year, as it makes its North East debut. Wicked is based on Gregory Maguire’s novel, Wicked: The Life and Times of […]

Sunderland Coffee Shop Session raises £100 for RNLI

Sunderland Coffee Shop Session raises £100 for RNLI

Spark Sunderland has raised more than £100 for the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI), with a showcase of performances by North East musicians. The student-led media organisation decided to extend their “local music guarantee” with a Coffee Shop Session, which took place in the Starbucks of Sunderland’s Murray Library. Cohesion, […]

Franz Ferdinand to play at Pop Recs

Franz Ferdinand to play at Pop Recs

Pop Recs LTD have announced what will be arguably their biggest gig to date as Scottish indie rockers Franz Ferdinand play the shop on Thursday March 27th. In what is undoubtedly a major coup for Pop Recs and the Sunderland music scene, Franz Ferdinand, most famous for their 2004 single […]