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APRIL & MAY DIARY

APRIL LISTINGS

 

Mon 1st: LIVE music from all female band the Red Hot Rhythm Makers who’s songbook focuses on the groundbreaking women of jazz and blues. Sets from 8pm. FREE / Jar on the Bar

 

Wed 3rd: Weekly Pub Quiz – Sponsored by Southern Comfort. Join us for 4 rounds of quizzical quandary featuring General Knowledge, Music, Film & TV and Wild Card round! Teams of up to 6. Cash Prize for the winners and a pitcher of Southern Comfort & Coca Cola for the runners up to share! Quiz starts 8.30pm. £1 entry per person.

 

Thu 4th: Public Bar – Open for Good Stock, Good Company & Good Times  7pm – 11pm

 

Fri 5th: Public Bar – LIVE bluegrass and Americana from local trio The Cornshacks. Sets from 8pm. FREE / Jar on the Bar

Frid 5th: Venue NEW Monthly Event! The Blind Pig Blues Club. The finest Chicago Blues band around, The King Bees, bring an evening of old-school authentic blues and jump jive to the Blind Pig Blues club as they kick off the club. If you’ve seen them then you know how good they are – if you haven’t then come and see what a Chicago blues band sounds like! Support from Lee Bates of Struggle Buggy in a rare solo performance. £5 suggested / Jar on the Bar. Doors 8.30pm. Music starts at 9pm.

 

Sat 6th: Public Bar – LIVE fingerpick style acoustic guitar from local lad Connor ThomasSets from 8pm. FREE / Jar on the Bar

Sat 6th: Venue – DuVall Events Presents: ELECTROBELLA – The Sixties Party – Fashions and Icons! Masses of 60s pop with added 80s Synth, Disco, Electro, Dance, Pop. 7.30pm – 12am.
Advance £6 (+BF) / Door £8

 

Sun 7th: 3pm-6pm: The Hound Club – An afternoon social event for respectable hounds of all breeds and sizes and their human companions to enjoy a drink together in canine company. For dog owners and dog lovers alike, no hound required! Treats and toys provided. Our first session of the new year in the new premises! Now in its 3rd year Hound Club will continue to run on the 1st Sunday of every month so be sure to pop it in your diaries! FREE

Sun 7th: 7pm-10pm: Say What?! An improvised comedy night with an opportunity for the audience to get up on stage. Participants 7pm. Audience Only 7.30pm. FREE

 

Wed 10th: Weekly Pub Quiz – Sponsored by Southern Comfort. Join us for 4 rounds of quizzical quandary featuring General Knowledge, Music, Film & TV and Wild Card round! Teams of up to 6. Cash Prize for the winners and a pitcher of Southern Comfort & Coca Cola for the runners up to share! Quiz starts 8.30pm. £1 entry per person.

 

Thu 11th: Public Bar – Open 7pm – 11pm

 

Fri 12th: Public Bar – Open for Good Stock, Good Company and Good Times with LIVE table magic from our resident magician; Warren The Magicman’ McCartney from 8pm. FREE / Jar on the Bar

 

Sat 13th: Public Bar – Good Stock, Good Company and Good Times! Until 12am

 

Sun 14th: Rumble in the Jumble! An afternoon tabletop sale bringing you a fine selection of vintage crafts, clothing, homeware, Bric-a-Brac and accessories from independent local sellers. Tea Parlour and Bar will be open too! Be sure to bring some change and carrier bags! 1pm-5pm. FREE

Sun 14th: Bunty’s Bingo & Banter. SHE’S BACK! Our popular Bingo & Banter returns with the incomparable Miss Bunty Del Mar. Always a fun evening out, be sure not to miss this one – eyes down and look in! Showtunes, prizes and dabbers provided! £2 per bingo book. Doors 7pm. Bingo from 8pm.

 

Tue 16th: Ags Connolly & Leo Rondeau LIVE. Connolly is a traditional country singer-songwriter from Oxfordshire, “The Best in the country field the UK has ever turned out” ~ Country Music People. Leo Rondeau is based in Austin, Texas, his own story finds root in the Turtle Mountains of North Dakota. Sets from 8pm. FREE / Jar on the Bar


Wed 17th: Weekly Pub Quiz – Sponsored by Southern Comfort. Join us for 4 rounds of quizzical quandary featuring General Knowledge, Music, Film & TV and Wild Card round! Teams of up to 6. Cash Prize for the winners and a round of drinks for the runners up! Quiz starts 8.30pm. £1 entry per person.

 

Thu 18th: LIVE folk-funk fun and frolics from local band Behold the Brass Kraken!’ Sets from 8pm. FREE / Jar on the Bar.

Fri 19th: *FULLY BOOKED!* LIVE Burlesque! The House of Trixie Blue & Prohibition Cabaret Bar proudly present Vaudeville Vault! Starring The Sapphire Whiskers & very special guests! Doors 7pm. Showtime 8pm. FREE! *FULLY BOOKED!*

 

Sat 20th: LIVE 1920’s jazz from the Joseph Carville Trio‘. Sets from 8pm. FREE / Jar on the Bar.

 

Wed 24th: Weekly Pub Quiz – Sponsored by Southern Comfort. Join us for 4 rounds of quizzical quandary featuring General Knowledge, Music, Film & TV and Wild Card round! Teams of up to 6. Cash Prize for the winners and a pitcher of Southern Comfort & Coca Cola for the runners up to share! Quiz starts 8.30pm. £1 entry per person.

 

Thu 25th: LIVE blues from local guitarist ‘Robbie Reay. Sets from 8pm. FREE / Jar on the Bar

 

Fri 26th: Public Bar – ‘The Magicman’ – Our resident magician will be working the room throughout the evening, performing sleight of hand and illusions at your table! Open until 12am

 

Sat 27th: LIVE award-winning blues from local lad Joe Strouzer. Joe sings songs from his travels from Newcastle to New Orleans and a hell of a lot of places in between. His driving resonator guitar is coupled with true harmonica voodoo and biting songwriting of modern trouble, heart-pains, moonlit trysts, drinking and devilment, peppered with a rich history of blues. Sets from 8pm. FREE / Jar on the Bar

Sat 27th: Venue – *SOLD OUT!* L.U.S.H. – Bringing you the very best in Motown, Disco, Ska, Northern Soul and 60s/70s Pop all under one roof in one night! Doors 7.30pm. *SOLD OUT!*

Sun 28th: Prohibition Cabaret Bar and House of Trixie Blue are VERY proud to announce the RETURN of Dr. Sketchy’s – Newcastle featuring EBONY SILK!  Started in 2005 by artist Molly Crabapple, Dr. Sketchy’s is the little New York art event that became a world-wide movement. The concept is simple. Artist’s draw glamorous burlesque dancers and cabaret performers, compete in contests, and win wacky prizes. From it’s humble Brooklyn beginnings, Dr. Sketchy’s now has over 100 branches around the globe, including Los Angeles, London, Rome, Tokyo, and now Newcastle! See event/ticket details HERE. 3pm – 6pm. £6 (+bf)

MAY LISTINGS

 

Wed 1st: Weekly Pub Quiz – Sponsored by Southern Comfort. Join us for 4 rounds of quizzical quandary featuring General Knowledge, Music, Film & TV and Wild Card round! Teams of up to 6. Cash Prize for the winners and a pitcher of Southern Comfort & Coca-Cola for the runners up to share! Quiz starts 8.30pm. £1 entry per person.

 

Thu 2nd: Public Bar – Open 7pm – 11pm

 

Fri 3rd: The Blind Pig Blues Club: A special evening of acoustic blues from two of the finest acts around – ‘The King Bees’ and ‘Lee Bates & Billy Newton‘. See the Blind Pig event page for full details. This gig will be held in the public bar and will be the perfect way to get a taster of what is to come at The Blind Pig. Sets from 8pm. FREE / Jar on the Bar

 

Fri 3rd: Venue – LIVE pop-folk from local band Knotted. £tba. 7pm.

 

Sat 4th: Public Bar – Open 7pm – 12am. Act TBC.

 

Sun 5th: 3pm-6pm: The Hound Club – An afternoon social event for respectable hounds of all breeds and sizes and their human companions to enjoy a drink together in canine company. For dog owners and dog lovers alike, no hound required! Treats and toys provided. Now in its 3rd year Hound Club will continue to run on the 1st Sunday of every month so be sure to pop it in your diaries! FREE (donations of food/treats/toys for Brysons Animal Shelter are always welcome)

 

Sun 5th: 7pm-10pm: Say What?! Improv Comedy Jam. An improvised comedy night with an opportunity for the audience to get up on stage. Participants 7pm. Audience Only 7.30pm. FREE

 

Wed 8th: Weekly Pub Quiz – Sponsored by Southern Comfort. Join us for 4 rounds of quizzical quandary featuring General Knowledge, Music, Film & TV and Wild Card round! Teams of up to 6. Cash Prize for the winners and a pitcher of Southern Comfort & Coca-Cola for the runners up to share! Quiz starts 8.30pm. £1 entry per person.

 

Thu 9th: Join us for an evening of VE Day celebrations with vintage vocalist ‘Yvonne Slater’. Sing along to Wartime greats that kept spirits up during the 1940’s. Iconic songs from Vera Lynn, Glenn Miller, The Andrews Sisters, Gracie Fields and many more. Sets from 8pm. FREE / Jar on the Bar

 

Fri 10th: Public Bar – Open 7pm – 12am for Good Stock, Good Company and Good Times with LIVE table magic from our resident magician; Warren ‘The Magicman’ McCartney. FREE / Jar on the Bar

Fri 10th: *SOLD OUT!* Venue – An Evening with Bobby Thompson Live! Critics agree, Tony Washington’s fitting tribute to ‘The Little Waster’ is simply brilliant. Hear some of Bobby’s classics with a few original jokes sure to raise a chuckle from the man himself. Supported by Swing Singer ‘Matthew Lowery’ performing classics such as ‘Fly Me To The Moon’, ‘Luck Be A Lady’, ‘That’s Life’ and many more! A night of true nostalgia that simply can’t be missed. 7pm. Tickets £10. * SOLD OUT! *

 

Sat 11th: LIVE music from ‘FiveMen NoDog’ – Simply described as “singers, songwriters and a saxophone” enjoy sets from 8pm. FREE / Jar on the Bar

 

Sun 12th: LIVE Jazz from the Andrea Vicari Trio feat Zoe Gilby. “Andrea Vicari’s playing is a constant delight – intense, probing, and generating a seemingly endless succession of ideas” ~ JazzUK. £tba. 7pm.

 

Wed 15th: Weekly Pub Quiz – Sponsored by Southern Comfort. Join us for 4 rounds of quizzical quandary featuring General Knowledge, Music, Film & TV and Wild Card round! Teams of up to 6. Cash Prize for the winners and a pitcher of Southern Comfort & Coca-Cola for the runners up to share! Quiz starts 8.30pm. £1 entry per person.

 

Thu 16th: Public Bar – Open 7pm – 11pm

Thu 16th: Venue – Musicians Gabriele Heller and Steve Glendinning bring you ‘Billie Meets Kurt’: A candid conversation about love, troubled souls and enduring hope featuring songs by Billie Holliday and Kurt Weill. £tba. 7pm.

 

Fri 17th: * FULLY BOOKED! * LIVE Burlesque! The House of Trixie Blue & Prohibition Cabaret Bar proudly present Burlesque Revue! Very special monthly guest Cece Sinclair! *Limited Seating  –  Get down early to grab a seat!* Doors 7pm. Showtime: 8pm. *FULLY BOOKED! * (N.B. Tickets for these shows go live online following the previous month show. They are usually all allocated within a matter of hours. Please check the House of Trixie Blue Facebook event page for ticket links, details and more info. Burlesque is THE most popular event at Prohibition and with only 50 capacity the tickets go like jimminy!)

 

Sat 18th: Public Bar – Open 7pm – 12am. As the Late Shows grips the city in a culture-crawl frenzy Prohibition will be an island of isolation providing a ‘pit-stop for the people’ offering a laid back soundtrack to your Saturday night out, drinks offers at the bar and our regular Good Stock, Good Company and Good Times!

 

Sun 19th: 4pm – 6pm. Queeread Newcastle – Newcastle’s newest LGBTQI+ book club.  This month’s book: Tales of the City by Armistead Maupin. FREE to join. 4pm.

Sun 19th: Bunty’s Bingo & Banter. Our popular Bingo & Banter returns with the incomparable Miss Bunty Del Mar. Always a fun evening out, be sure not to miss this one – eyes down and look in! Prizes and dabbers provided! £2 per bingo book. Doors 7pm. Bingo from 8pm.

 

Wed 22nd: Weekly Pub Quiz – Sponsored by Southern Comfort. Join us for 4 rounds of quizzical quandary featuring General Knowledge, Music, Film & TV and Wild Card round! Teams of up to 6. Cash Prize for the winners and a pitcher of Southern Comfort & Coca-Cola for the runners up to share! Quiz starts 8.30pm. £1 entry per person.

 

Thu 23rd: LIVE acoustic music from talented Northumbrian duo ‘We Steal Flyers’ with support from the very special ‘HATi‘. Sets from 8pm. FREE / Jar on the Bar

 

Fri 24th: Public Bar – Open 7pm – 12am for Good Stock, Good Company and Good Times with LIVE table magic from our resident magician; Warren The Magicman’ McCartney. FREE / Jar on the Bar

 

Sat 25th: The ‘Radio Pensacola Band’ LIVE! From somewhere between New Orleans, Chicago, Atlantic City and Teesside, the Radio Pensacola Band revive the sounds of the roaring twenties and beyond with their quirky selection of songs from the American century! Sets from 8pm. FREE / Jar on the Bar

 

Wed 29th: Weekly Pub Quiz – Sponsored by Southern Comfort. Join us for 4 rounds of quizzical quandary featuring General Knowledge, Music, Film & TV and Wild Card round! Teams of up to 6. Cash Prize for the winners and a pitcher of Southern Comfort & Coca Cola for the runners up to share! Quiz starts 8.30pm. £1 entry per person.

 

Thu 30th: Public Bar – LIVE music from local trioAVO-T‘. The trio came together through a love of cool jazz and a desire to play music that has a timeless appeal. Avo-T play modern arrangements of classic bossa, cool jazz and melodic vibes from an extensive back catalogue of some of the richest music in history. Sets from 8pm. FREE / Jar on the Bar

Thu 30th: Venue – LIVE music from ‘Lauren Ray‘: Celebrating the release of her new album ‘Woman In The Arena’ as part of a UK tour. Featuring live backing from a full band. Tickets and Details HERE. £10/£12. Doors 7pm.

 

Fri 31st: * SOLD OUT! * Musical Theatre Open Mic Night!A fabulous night of musical theatre cabaret from some of the North East’s hottest stars, accompanied by Ms Jenni ‘Fingers’ Winter on the piano, and hosted by Suggestible and  Mr Showbiz himself, Ian McLaughlin! 8pm. * SOLD OUT! *

CONTACT US

Got a hire enquiry? In a band? Need a space for an afternoon meeting? Drop us a line…

Email: prohibitionnewcastle@gmail.com

25-27 PINK LANE | NEWCASTLE | NE1 5DW

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