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The Nimmo Twins

They are as much a part of Norfolk life as the Canaries, Norwich City Centre traffic congestion and the Puppet Man, who they have been known to pay homage to. And the Nimmo Twins have just announced two bonus autumn gigs on home turf…

Unsung Heroes

Theatre’s unsung heroes took centre-stage on Sunday 6th August, when a party was held at Norwich Theatre Royal to celebrate the 116 voluntary stewards who give up their time to keep performances running smoothly. It marked the 25th…

Safe Search

The stories of four very different people who share a common bond in wanting people to respect and care for them whatever their sexuality and background take centre-stage in a play especially produced by Norwich Theatre Royal. The search is…

Shirley Valentine

Willy Russell’s heart-warming comedy Shirley Valentine, the tale of the Liverpool housewife who heads for Greece in search of adventure, premiered in 1986 and took the world by storm. Celebrating its 30th Anniversary last year, the first…

The Weir

Winner of the 1997 Olivier Award for Best New Play, Conor McPherson’s chilling, modern classic The Weir embarks on a UK tour this autumn to mark its 20th Anniversary year. In a small Irish town, the locals exchange stories round the…

Parky Turns Interviewee

He has chatted to around 2000 of the biggest names in culture, the arts and politics; and now Sir Michael Parkinson is set to share some of his biggest memories and greatest interviews in front of a Norwich Theatre Royal audience. In…

Panto Early Bird: Last Chance

Panto early bird booking ending soon... Although it feels as though summer is in full swing, and the last thing you want to think about is Christmas - but if you book your Pantomime tickets for Dick Whittington at Theatre Royal Bury St…

Private Lives

1930. The South of France. Two newly-married couples occupy adjoining honeymoon suites in the same hotel. As a distant orchestra plays, Sibyl gazes adoringly at charismatic husband Elyot, while Victor admires his new wife, the vivacious and…

Made in Dagenham

The 2010 film received several award nominations, and the following year, it was announced that a musical was under development. Based on historical events of the Ford Dagenham strike of the swinging 60s, the show follows factory girl Rita…

The Game’s A Foot…

Sitting Room Productions presents: THE GAME’S A FOOT, TRY THE FISH (AND THE MAN WITH THE TWISTED HIP)  Award-winning comedian, Tom Taylor, sets out to tour the UK this autumn with the first and second episodes of his critically-acclaimed…

The Band Cast Announced

A few weeks after Take That rocked Norwich with their Wonderland tour, the five top performers set to star in the new musical featuring the band’s biggest hits are paying tribute to them in a must-see video. Five 2 Five have released a…

Once Upon A Fairy Tale

The joy of storytelling through the ages will unfold when local talent takes to the stage at Norwich Theatre Royal on Sunday July 9th. Heather Millan’s city-based School of Dance and Performing Arts will show audiences how the telling of…

The Railway Children

A classic tale loved by millions of bookworms and recreated in an iconic Seventies movie is getting a new lease of life on stage. The Railway Children is being brought to life in a thrilling new production at Norwich Theatre Royal from July…

Jack and the Beanstalk Cast

King’s Lynn Corn Exchange's Jack and the Beanstalk pantomime cast has been announced. It’s time for Fe Fi Fo Fun with a GIANT of a pantomime Jack and the Beanstalk following last year’s smash hit Cinderella. After seven…

Norwich Guildhall’s Comedy Night

There is a new Comedy Night launching at the Norwich Guildhall on July 6th, with Tanyalee Davis headlining. WCB Comedy have been bringing amazing comedy events to the East Coast since 2012, and this night of comedy raises the curtain…

The Prisoner of Zenda

On the eve of the coronation of the new king of Ruritania, crown-prince Rudolf disappears leaving the throne clear for his scheming half-brother, Michael. Coincidentally, Rudolf Rassendyll, an English adventurer who by chance bears an…

Dino Adventure Awaits!

A dino-mite adventure for youngsters... Dinosaurs will be roaming the Norwich Theatre Royal stage in August as theatregoers are introduced to a lost prehistoric world – and explorers are urged to book fast before tickets become extinct!…

Life is a Cabaret…

Life is a Cabaret, old chum… An Evening of Burlesque - the original touring burlesque spectacular - celebrates its sixth sizzling year of touring with a visit to The Apex on 14 July. With a bevy of beautiful burlesque stars, speciality…

Deathtrap

Full casting for the UK tour of Ira Levin’s Tony-nominated classic thriller Deathtrap includes Sam Phillips (Clifford), Beverly Klein (Helga ten Dorp) and Julien Ball (Porter). They join the previously announced TV stars Paul Bradley (Holby…

Freshers

What makes the jump to university both poignant and anticipated? That is the core of a brand new play which is being premiered by six would-be Norfolk actors in their home county before transferring to the Edinburgh Fringe. Freshers will…