COAX  Coax is a weekly club where anyone can share their bite-sized underprepared creative responses to a theme. Come along with an barely formed idea, page of writing or video made on your break.   What happens  we meet introduce ourselves do a quick guided warm up take it in turns to show our responses… Continue Reading

PUG#8 Call-out

HELLO We’re looking for a solo artist to perform for 10 minutes at the next PUG on Sunday 25th August alongside curated works.  We’re looking for artists with any (or no) experience of performing to apply. We are interested in hearing from artists working in different disciplines of performance but we’re not looking for extracts… Continue Reading

Talk to Us about Your Project

If you’re working on an art-based project at the moment, Hannah and Rosa would really like to hear from you. Drop us an email at so we know what’s happening. Continue Reading

Performance Platforms (which aren’t PUG)

We’ve collated a list of platforms that people who like PUG might be interested in. We hope this is useful to people who make and/or want to experience performance. This list is North East and London centric because that’s where PUG producer, Rosa knows best. But we don’t want it to be. Please get in… Continue Reading


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PUG#7 Performance Club Night | Sat 4th May 2019

PUG#7 Performance Club Night | Sat 4th May 2019

PUG, performance cabaret night is back at GIFT Festival 2019.

PUG is an evening of comedy, dance, art and all the glorious things in between. Highly political, soulful and surprising, PUG presents performances by visual artists, dancers, poets, theatre-makers and people who work across all these art forms.

And there’s a cheeky disco.

Hosted by Hannah Walker, Rosa Postlethwaite and Jamie Cook.

Line up: Abu-Zayd DeGale, Harriet Plewis & Nicola Singh, Jake Jarratt and Cameron Sharp, Last Yearz Interesting Negro

When: Saturday 4th May, 7:30pm

Where: GIFT Festival, Caedmon Hall, Gateshead Central Library NE8 4LN

Tickets: PUG tickets are Pay What You Decide.
When you arrive at PUG you will be given an envelope in which you can anonymously pay an amount of your choice for your ticket. Please leave this at the front desk during or after the show.

Suitability: 18+

Content Warning: strong language, sexual content, strobe, haze, loud music

Please contact PUG Producer, Rosa at if you have any questions.

Travel and Access information here.

Book tickets here.

ROSA POSTLETHWAITE | +44 (0) 77577 39643 | | Space Six, Floor Six, 39 Pilgrim St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 6QE

All images on PUG website by Chris Bishop