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  • The Beat

    Plus The Style Selektors

    Tears of a Clown, Hands Off She’s Mine, Mirror In The Bathroom, Ranking Roger’s 2-Tone ska legends come to shake the floor at ARC!


  • Dusk

    It is dusk the time when everyone changes. Come with us and celebrate the wide, wild world around us.

    Presented by Fevered Sleep & Young Vic as part of TakeOff Festival

    Age 4 - 7yrs

Drama and Spoken Word

  • North East Rising

    Rowan is sure there is more to the North East than closed down mines and drunken Ken and Barbie dolls and is on a mission to find the true heart of the region’s culture.

    Presented by Rowan McCabe

  • The Grief Series: What is Left?

    Roshana and Ellie have been travelling around the country, photographing people in their own homes with an object they have inherited from someone who has died. Visit the Stockton exhibition and explore What is Left?

    Presented by Ellie Harrison


Latest updates

  • Improvement works at ARC Wed 22 Oct

    We are currently undergoing some improvement works around the building.

  • Autumn half term at ARC! Mon 13 Oct

    Half term starts this weekend, so look no further than our handpicked events for some fanciful family fun!

  • 5 minutes with Rowan McCabe Mon 13 Oct

    We caught up with north east based performance poet Rowan McCabe ahead of his new show North East Rising which comes to ARC Thursday 23 October. He tells us what inspired him to write the show and why people should come and see it!