‘Spotlight on…’ performance space is for local arts organisations, music groups, performers, choirs etc, to publicise themselves, their events, and help attract new members to their groups.

And it’s free for members of the public to watch/listen.

The Victorian Market Hall has kindly provided this space as part of Darlington Arts Festival 2020 for use on Saturday 16 May.

10am: Sophia Strings Quartet performing a great variety of beautiful classical music (pictured)
11am: The MJ Kid Meet Michael Jackson’s biggest fan and the north-east’s mini MJ tribute dancer, Sonny Jackson. He has devoted the past few years to perfecting the moves of his hero and has won many competitions
11.45am: Darlington Academy of Performing Arts Presents a selection of high-energy song-and-dance routines
12.15pm-1pm: Darlington Folk and Acoustic Club Singers and musicians
1.15pm-1.45pm: Lizzie Curwen, Singer of the Lakes, sings a selection of jazzy classics with a vintage twist


If you’d like to take part, and for more details, email Darlington for Culture (darlo4culture@gmail.com).

NB: running-order and timings may be subject to change