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New Wolsey Spring Season

The New Wolsey Theatre has today announced their Spring season for 2017… Friends 14 day priority booking begins on Sat 29 October 10am General on sale begins on Sat 12 November 10am This Spring, the New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich will produce the second Ramps on the Moon touring production, The …

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Sleeping Beauty

We popped out of the office for a bit, and headed over to the Ipswich Regent for the launch of Enchanted Entertainment’s 2016 pantomime offering – Sleeping Beauty. Enchanted Entertainment return to the Regent after the success of last years production of ‘Aladdin’, and in turn will be bringing 24 spellbinding performances of Sleeping …

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Show Of Hands

Show Of Hands @ The Corn Exchange Cambridge, 4 November 2016 This may be a pointless task, for who hasn’t heard of Show Of Hands? Probably the only current folk act to be consistently played all over Radio Two and definitely the only ones who can sell out The Royal …

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Pulse 2017 Apply Now

The New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich and Festival Directors China Plate are delighted to announce that applications are open for the 17th annual PULSE Festival Ipswich, which will take place from Thursday 1 to Saturday 10 June 2017. From this year, the festival will be sponsored by local company Harrison C …

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Christmas Cards & Panto Stars

Panto favourites to officially open Norwich Christmas Card Shop… Oh Yes They Are! Norwich Theatre Royal panto favourites Richard Gauntlett and Ben Langley are set to weave some festive magic when they officially open the Original Norwich Charity Christmas Card Shop. Richard aka Nigella Trottalot, and Ben who plays Billy …

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Lee Hurst

Lee Hurst, one of Britain’s most-loved comedians, is back with an all-new show for 2016. Having earned his stripes over twenty years ago as a circuit comic and one of the best telly warm-up men in the  business, Lee was quickly promoted to being a regular face on comedy panel shows including They Think It’s All Over and Have I Got …

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Afro Celt Sound System

CONCERT PREVIEW: Afro Celt Sound System @ The Apex 26/10/16 July 1997, my first visit to the Cambridge Folk Festival, on the bill that Saturday evening Afro Celt Sound System. Cue diehard folkies heading to the bar to steady their nerves and refill their pewter tankards, the few remaining whirl like …

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FolkEast Nomination

East Anglia’s “new kid on the block” festival FOLKEAST has been nominated in the 2016 UK Festival Awards. The three day festival returned to Suffolk for the fifth year this summer, bringing thousands of visitors to the glorious 300-acre estate of 16th century Glemham Hall, the home of Major Philip …

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Where Are The Women?

Yesterday on our twitter feed we were mentioned in a tweet from Caroline Page which sparked a number of other comments from the Suffolk Feminist Society and Broad Agenda among others. Rather than respond via Twitter with all of the restrictions that imposes we felt we should respond here. Our …

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Sinbad Cast Announced

The New Wolsey Theatre are pleased as ever to announce the full cast for Sinbad – The Rock’n’Roll Panto, running from Thursday 24 November until Saturday 28 January 2017, which has been kindly sponsored by Ipswich Building Society. This year’s cast of talented actor-musicians feature some familiar faces from previous …

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