5 Aug 2015

‘The Anime Attacks Committee gives me the ability to do something that I love while making new friends and being part of some amazing events!’ – The Anime Attacks Committee on Channeling Their Geeky ideas into Organising Events

Anime Attacks is an Anime Convention that takes place at Gateshead Library every year in late October. It’s an amazing geeky event that’s also been a part of the Juice Festival for the last couple of years.
4 Aug 2015

‘A Political Force trying to change both their own situation and that of others’ – The Lawnmowers: The Story So Far… [Review]

Over a few months in 2014, The Lawnmowers Theatre Company teamed up with film-maker Bryan Dixon to produce a documentary detailing the work that the company does, the different groups that are a part of the company
4 Aug 2015

99% Perspiration #17: New Paths with Diane Gray and Richi Jones

WRITTEN BY JAY SYKES 99% Perspiration is a weekly podcast produced by @JaySykesMedia. Every week, you can hear interviews & advice from today’s creative & artistic professionals – so that you can get the confidence & the
28 Jul 2015

It’s the Summer Holidays: Get in cheap at the Tyneside Cinema this Summer

It’s the Summer Holidays!!! Over the last couple of weeks, Juice Festival blog has been bringing you a series of posts listing things on in the North East that might keep you entertained over the coming weeks.
27 Jul 2015

‘Fantastic moments of shared experience that draw on not only the audience’s knowledge of popular music, but their knowledge of Pop Culture as a whole.’ – Mixtape Ed Fringe Preview [Review]

Look, Mixtape is great. Go see it. At the Fringe Festival in August or the next time it’s at the Live Theatre. It’s a really fun experience, from the start, what it does really well is perfectly
27 Jul 2015

‘A Celebration of Everything That is Funny and Innappropriate’ – Your Aunt Fanny Edinburgh Fringe Preview [Preview]

It’s nearly the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and though Edinburgh isn’t local, there are loads of great acts taking their work up to Edinburgh for the Festival, so we’ve decided that it’s a good idea to shout about
24 Jul 2015

99% Perspiration #16: Recognising your Value with Laura Lucas [Podcast]

WRITTEN BY JAY SYKES 99% Perspiration is a weekly podcast produced by @JaySykesMedia. Every week, you can hear interviews & advice from today’s creative & artistic professionals – so that you can get the confidence & the
23 Jul 2015

TAKE PART IN A JUICE FESTIVAL EVENT – Call for Manifesto Participants

We’ve mentioned this one before here. There’s also more info on New Writing North’s website.  Image source here. Cuckoo Young Writers, Northern Stage and Juice Festival are teaming up to run a project which asks young people
22 Jul 2015

It’s The Summer Holidays: Things to See and Do in the North East (Part 2)

This is part two of our Summer Holidys: Things to Do articles. Part one is available here. It’s the Summer Holidays!!! As exciting as this is it you might not be sure how best to use your
21 Jul 2015

‘A performance to ignite contemplation, to question our society and our understanding of how humans deal with emotional torment.’ – Fringe Preview: Going Viral [Review]

WRITTEN BY JAY SYKES (@JaySykesMedia) Next month is the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, so over the next couple of weeks Juice Festival blog will be shouting about North East Acts who are taking shows up to this years