GIG OF THE WEEK: Chilli and T-Boz from US duo TLC will be one of the headliners at Bimbadgen’s RNB Vine Days on Saturday.
MUSIC5 SawyersThursday, DJ Jonathan.Friday, Alessandro. Sunday, Jerome.
529 The TerraceFriday, Jason Bone.
Adamstown Uniting Church Saturday, The Wireless Chronicles #1.
Anna Bay TavernSaturday, Purple Hearts.Sunday, James Naldo.
Hotel CessnockSaturday, Spank N The Monkey.
Bar Petite Saturday, GW Freebird.
BarcitoSunday, Lauren Arms.
Battlesticks BarThursday,Codi Kaye.Friday,John Larder.Saturday,Nano.Sunday,Little Cents.
Beach Hotel Friday, Dead Famous. Saturday, Misbehave. Sunday, The Col Tegg Experience.
Bellbird HotelSaturday, Ashley Knight.
Belmont 16sFriday, Matchbox, Just Jade.Saturday, Tom Burlinson, Max Jackson, The Years. Sunday, Blue Water Cowboys.
Belmont HotelSaturday, Redline.
Belmore Hotel Friday, Loko. Saturday, Guerrilla Radio.
Beresfield Bowling ClubFriday, The Years.Saturday, Triple Zero.
Bimbadgen Saturday, BoyzII Men (US),TLC (US), Blackstreet (US).
Blackbutt Hotel Friday, Mark Wells. Saturday, Hornet.
The BradfordFriday, Phonic Duo.Saturday, All Access 80s.
Bulahdelah Bowling ClubFriday, Chris Unicomb.
Burwood Inn Friday, Ryan Daley.
Cambridge Hotel Friday, Motherfunk,Kozzy Ozko, The Regime (glasshouse), Morgana Osaki, Dalmacia, Moonsign, Milkman’s Daughter (warehouse). Saturday, ColourSound ft.Luke McEnallay, Tom & Luke Massey, Ben Pailas, Jake Small (glasshouse),Archy Punky, Pals,Pleasure Coma (warehouse). Sunday, E4444e, Dying Adolescence, Space Carbonara, Shysters.
Cardiff RSL ClubFriday,Redline. Saturday, Gasoline.
Carrington Bowling Club Saturday, Becky Lucas,Alex Jae,EthanAndrews, ElenaTerol,Jack Tideswell.
Carrington Place Thursday,Jack McLaughlin’s Frenchman Street New Orleans Jazz Band. Friday, Anna Milat.
Catho PubSaturday, John Larder,The V Dubs.Sunday, Hurricane Fall.
Caves Coastal Bar & Bungalows Saturday, Jade Holland Band.
Central Charlestown Leagues Club Friday, Hayden Johns. Saturday, Daniel Arvidson.
Central HotelStroudSaturday, James Naldo.
Cessnock Leagues ClubSaturday, Rendezvous.
Charlestown Bowling ClubFriday, Kim and Mik.
Clarendon HotelFriday, Jackson Halliday.Saturday, Matt McLaren.
Club CatalinaSunday, Mark Lee.
Club KotaraSaturday, Loose Bazooka.
Club LemonTreeFriday, Dream Catchers.Saturday, Barracuda.
Club Maitland CityFriday, Anthony Lee.
Colliery InnFriday, Damien.
Commercial HotelBoolarooFriday, Junior and Luana.
Commercial Hotel MorpethFriday, Reggie Sinclair.Saturday, Witchery.
Country Club Hotel Shoal BaySaturday, Cathy Cannon. Sunday,Casey Bellamy,DJs Eclipse & Grizzy,D.Love,DJKstar,Midnight DJUles.
Criterion Hotel CarringtonSaturday, Pete G.Sunday, Roxy.
Crown & Anchor Hotel Saturday, Mark Wells. Sunday, Gareth Hudson.
CustomsFriday, Kazzie.Sunday, Sunset Club.
Cypress Lakes Saturday, Jerome.
D’Albora MarinaSunday, Matt McLaren.
Denman HotelSunday, Chris Unicomb.
Duke Of WellingtonFriday, Roxy. Saturday, Prestige Inc.
East Maitland Bowling ClubFriday, Solid Gold Party.Saturday, Gen-X.Sunday, Emile.
East’s Leisure & Golf ClubSaturday, Chad Shuttleworth.
Edgeworth Bowling ClubFriday,Rocket.
Edgeworth TavernFriday, Blue On Black.Saturday, Maryanne Rex Duo.
The Edwards Friday, Dane Fitzsimmons. Saturday, Marissa Saroca.
Family Hotel MaitlandFriday, Layth Gunn.
Finnegans Saturday, J Smoove & MCBones.
Gallipoli Legion Club Sunday, Vortex.
Gateshead TavernFriday, The Hitpit.Sunday, Rock Factor.
George TavernFriday, CrocQ.Saturday, Bandditts.
Grain StoreSaturday, Matt McLaren.
Grand Hotel Tuesday, Trish Brown-Delaney Quintet.
Great Northern Hotel TeralbaFriday, Chad Shuttleworth.
Greta Workers ClubFriday, Witchery.
Gunyah HotelFriday, Matt Shepherd.Saturday, Kings Of Kong.
Hamilton Station Hotel Saturday, Iron Chic (US), Hey Lady, Good Thanks. Sunday, Mr Alford, Jess Holland.
Harrigan’s PokolbinSaturday, Gen-R-8.Sunday, Troy Kemp.
Hawks Nest Golf ClubFriday, Rendezvous.
Hexham Bowling Club Saturday, 2GoodReasons.
Honeysuckle Hotel Friday, Pepper, JV. Saturday, The Search Party. Sunday, Mark Wells, Paparazzi.
Horse & Jockey HotelFriday, Sami.
Hotel CessnockFriday, Lee Rolfe.
Hotel DelanyFriday, Matt Meler.Saturday, Dos Eager.
Hotel JesmondFriday, Bandditts.
Imperial Hotel SingletonSaturday, Boltman.
Jewells Tavern Saturday, Phonic. Sunday, Anyerin.
The Junction HotelSaturday, Lauren Arms.
Lake Macquarie Tavern Friday, City Beats.
Lake Macquarie Yacht ClubFriday, Allan Freihaut.Sunday, Bob Allan.
Lambton Park HotelFriday, Grant WalmsleyUnplugged.Saturday,Crawfish Stew.
Lass O’GowrieFriday, The Gypsy Scholars. Sunday, Toni & The Stone Hearts,Friday Night Zoo,Family Dog.
Lizotte’sFriday, Stevie –A Night Of Wonder. Saturday, Backsliders, Roy Payne. Sunday, Best of Creedence Clearwater Revival, Neil Young & Tom Petty show.
Mark Hotel Friday, Bobby C. Saturday, Russell Snape. Sunday, Melbourne Street.
Mary Ellen HotelFriday, Alias.Saturday,Overload.
Maryland Tavern Friday, Anyerin. Saturday, Zac & Ben.
Mavericks On The BayFriday, Bonny Rai.Saturday, Phil McKnight.Sunday, Greg Bryce.
Mavericks On DarbyFriday, Ben Travis.Saturday,Zane Penn.
Metropolitan Hotel Maitland Friday, Glamstars. Sunday, The Brindle Pigs.
Mezz Bar at Wallsend DiggersFriday, Tre Soul,DJ Searly.Saturday, 24 Hours, Alessandro.Sunday, Jason Bone.
Morriset Country ClubSunday, Darren Rolling Keys.
Murray’s Brewery Sunday, Nano.
Nag’s Head HotelFriday, Brien McVernon.Saturday, Joel Oakhill.
Neath HotelSaturday, Mick Jones.
Nelson Bay Bowling ClubFriday, James Naldo.
Nelson Bay Diggers Friday, Hummingbirds. Saturday, Dr Zoom. Sunday, Jessica Cain.
Nelson Bay Golf Club Friday, Matt Semmens. Saturday, Beth Gleeson.
Newcastle Cruising Yacht Club Friday, Tim Harding. Sunday, Loko.
Newcastle Leagues Club–The Vault Friday, Claim The Throne, Chambers of Insanity,Grim Demise,Stone Sovereign,Enviktas.
Northern Star HotelFriday,Jack Evans.Saturday,John Larder.
Oaks Pacific Blue ResortSaturday, Karen O’Shea.
Oceanview Hotel Sunday, Loose Change.
Oriental Hotel Sunday, Vanishing Shapes.
Pedens CessnockSaturday, Smokin Rosie.
Pippis At The PointFriday, Pete G.Friday, Overload Duo.Saturday, Shaka.Sunday,Kristy James.
Potters BreweryFriday, Max Jackson.Saturday, Todd Schmoo.
Premier Hotel Saturday, Hummingbirds. Sunday, The Years.
Prince of Wales Hotel Saturday, Ryan Daley.
Raymond Terrace Bowling ClubSunday, Karen O’Shea.
Royal Federal HotelBranxtonFriday, Soundabout.Saturday, Xyz.
Royal Hotel SingletonSunday, Jamie Martens Duo.
Royal Motor Yacht Club TorontoSunday, Sami.
Rutherford Hotel Saturday, Michael Hawke.
Seabreeze HotelFriday, The Search Party. Saturday, Big Night Out.Sunday, Jayde Corner, Sunday Soul Sessions.
Shenanigans at the ImperialFriday, Arcane. Saturday, The Faves. Sunday, The Andy Show.
Shortland HotelFriday,Zane Penn.Saturday, Big Pete.
Small Ballroom Saturday,LosScallywaggs,Los Tones,Crocodylus,White Blanks,Mild West,Joey Equine & The Glue Factory,IllSylvester,Lady Petrol,The Medheads (all ages).
Soldiers Point Bowling ClubFriday, Pistol Pete. Saturday, Roy Orbison tribute.
South Newcastle Leagues ClubSaturday, Brendan Murphy.
Spinning Wheel HotelFriday, Mick Jones.
Stag and Hunter Hotel Thursday, Merewether Fats Jam. Friday, Baghead. Saturday, The Swamp Stompers, Dane Overton, The Joy Williams Band.
Stockton Bowling Club Friday, Dynamite. Saturday, DJ Symon. Sunday, Misbehave.
Stockton RSLClubSaturday, Shooting Molly.
Swansea HotelSunday, Soundabout.
Swansea RSLClubSaturday, Kim and Mik.
Swansea-Belmont Surf Life Saving Club Sunday,Nick Saxon.
Swansea Workers ClubSaturday, Hummdinger.
Tea Gardens Country ClubSaturday, The Brown Bull.
Tilligerry RSLFriday, The New Cool.Saturday, Bernie.
Toronto Diggers Saturday, John Noble.
Toronto Hotel Friday,DeanKyrwood.Sunday, BoneyRivers.
Toronto WorkersSaturday, Kristy James.Sunday, Pistol Pete.
Victoria Hotel HintonSaturday, Kevin O’Hara.Sunday, Mick Jones.
Wangi HotelSunday, Brendan Watson.
Wangi Wangi RSLClub Friday, Robbie Urquhart.
Warners At The BayFriday, Matt McLaren.Saturday, The Remedy.
Westfield Kotara Saturday, Tom Christie.
Wests Cardiff Saturday, The Big Bang.
Wests New Lambton Thursday, Angamus.Friday,Cruzers.Saturday,Loko. Tuesday, Angamus.
Wickham Park HotelFriday,Milestones.Saturday,Ron Knight Duo,DV8.Sunday,John Larder,Leeroy & The Rats.
Windale Gateshead Bowling Club Friday, Lithium.
MOVIESDarkest Hour(PG)Within days of becoming Prime Minister, Winston Churchill must face his most turbulent and defining trial: exploring a negotiated peace treaty with Nazi Germany, or standing firm to fight for the ideals, liberty and freedom of a nation.
Good Morning Vietnam (M)In 1965, an unorthodox and irreverent DJ named Adrian Cronauer begins to shake up things when he is assigned to the U.S. Armed Services radio station in Vietnam. (Kotara, Event)
Goodbye Christopher Robin (PG)A behind-the-scenes look at the life of authorA.A. Milneand the creation of the Winnie the Pooh stories inspired by his sonC.R. Milne. (Regal)
I, Tonya(MA)Competitive ice skater Tonya Harding rises among the ranks at the U.S. Figure Skating Championships, but her future in the sport is thrown into doubt when her ex-husband intervenes.
Jane (E)Oscar-nominated director Brett Morgan uses a trove of never-before-seen footage to tell the story of Dr Jane Goodall’s early explorations and research in Tanzania, focusing on her ground breaking field work, her relationship with her cameraman and husband Hugo van Lawick, and the chimpanzees that were the subject of her study. (Tower)
Just To Be Sure (M)When 45 year old widower Erwan discovers by accident that the man who raised him isn’t his real dad, he begins a search for his biological father. (Regal)
Let Yourself Go (M)A psychoanalyst named Elia goes to the gym and meets a personal trainer who changes his life. (Regal)
Mamma Mia: Sing-a-long (PG)The story of a bride-to-be trying to find her real father told using hit songs by the popular 1970s group ABBA. (Regal)
Maze Runner: The Death Cure(M)Young hero, Thomas, embarks on a mission to find a cure to a deadly disease known as the “Flare”.
Molly’s Game(M)Molly Bloom, a young skier and former Olympic hopeful becomes a successful entrepreneur (and a target of an FBI investigation) when she establishes a high-stakes, international poker game. (Event, Kotara)
Nick Jnr’s Paw Patrol: Sea Patrol(G)Cool down with the PawPatrol as they make a splash to save the day in twounderwater adventures.
The Greatest Showman(PG)The story of P.T Barnum, a visionary who rose from nothing to create a mesmerizing spectacle that became a worldwide sensation. (Regal/Lake Cinema)
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri(MA)After months have passed without a culprit in her daughter’s murder case, Mildred Hayes makes a bold move, painting three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at William Willoughby, the town’s revered chief of police.(Tower)
Wonder (PG)Born with facial differences that, up until now, have prevented him from going to a mainstream school, Auggie becomes the most unlikely of heroes when he enters the local fifth grade. (Lake Cinema)
THEATREI Ought to Be in PicturesNeil Simon comedy about a 19-year- old girl who treks from NewYork to Hollywood to try to make the screen-writing father who deserted the family 16 yearsearlier accept her acting ability. Newcastle Theatre Company, at the NTC Theatre, Lambton.Friday and Saturday at 8pm (final shows).
Little Women – The MusicalFour young sisters, led by would-be novelist Jo, try to show inthe 1860s that women are as adept as men; adapted from the novel by Louisa May Alcott.Young People’s Theatre and Lindsay Street Players, at Young People’s Theatre, Hamilton.Friday and Saturday at 7pm, then a mix of Saturday 2pm and 7pm shows, Sunday 2pm showsand Friday 7pm shows until February 24; go to ypt老域名出售.au for details.
Out of OrderA junior government minister gets more than he bargained for when he takesan attractive opposition secretary to a hotel bedroom during a parliamentary sitting; comedyby Ray Cooney. Maitland Repertory Theatre, at its theatre. Opens Wednesday at 8pm, thanplays Friday and Saturday at 8pm, until February 24, and 2pm Sunday on February18 and 25.
The Empire Strips Back – Star Wars BurlesqueSexy Stormtroopers, a dangerouslyseductive Boba Fett, and other amusing adults-only Star Wars characters. Russall S. Beattie,at the Civic Theatre, Newcastle. Saturday at 8pm.
Year of the RoosterA young man, bullied and ignored by those around him, trains a roosterto be a cockfighter, believing its success will improve his status; n premiere of adark comedy by US playwright Olivia Dufault. Knock and Run Theatre, at the RoyalExchange, Newcastle. Nightly at 8pm until Saturday.