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Dutch Swing College Band

The world’s longest-running international jazz band comes to The Apex. Holland’s legendary Dutch Swing College Band were officially launched on D Day 1945 and are still going strong! With over 100 albums to their name, this traditional Dixieland jazz band have appeared at festivals, theatres and royal occasions in all …

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The Secret Garden

The magic of a will be brought to life in a trio of outdoor performances. Bury St Edmunds-based Spinning Wheel Theatre company is bringing a nostalgic and magical adaptation of the classic children’s novel, The Secret Garden, and the live shows are part of Spinning Wheel Theatre’s sixth annual professional tour which will …

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Horse Party’s Final Gig

HORSE PARTY played their first ever gig at The Hunter Club, Bury St Edmunds in October 2012; they’d been together only a few weeks, it was all very last minute, less than ten people were watching and their bespectacled guitarist couldn’t remember the words to the songs they’d just written. In …

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The Peatbog Faeries

Hailing from the Isle of Skye, the Peatbog Faeries are the figurehead trailblazers of the Celtic Dance Music renaissance. Drawing upon a dazzling myriad of influences, from traditional jigs and reels through jazz, hip hop, reggae and more, they take traditional Scottish music and bring it fresh-faced and breathless into …

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The Bury Bach Choir

The Bury Bach Choir are heading to St Edmundsbury Cathedral, Bury St Edmunds on Saturday 20 May 2017, 7.30pm to present Mendelssohn: Elijah, with the following line-up: Graeme Danby: bass Valerie Reid: mezzo-soprano Fae Evelyn: soprano Michael Bracegirdle: tenor Bury Bach Choir Nayland Choir Prometheus Orchestra Philip Reed: conductor The prodigiously gifted Felix …

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Name A Festival Bear!

The Once Upon a Festival, 11–23 June is East Anglia’s Children’s Arts Festival; and it brings live children’s theatre to venues across the region, but for this year’s event we have one beary pressing problem – our festival bears have no names! So we are launching our competition #NametheBears to come up …

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Guys & Dolls

Bury St Edmunds Amateur Operatic and Dramatic Society (BSEAODS) is ready to take the Theatre Royal stage by storm from the 9th -13th May with its latest production, GUYS AND DOLLS (sponsored by local drama company Lights Music Action – LMA).  Considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy – …

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Stacey Kent

Stacey Kent is a jazz singer with a legion of fans worldwide, a host of honours and awards including a Grammy nomination and Gold, Double-Gold and Platinum-selling albums. Kent’s musical journey began in her childhood with piano lessons. An unusually keen ear and true voice lead her to participate in …

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Clare Teal

From swing to sublime ballads, Clare Teal’s Mini Big Band concerts are renowned across the country for their energetic exuberance; and on Saturday 20th May, 7:30pm, they will be paying The Apex in Bury. Backed by a spectacular band of first rate musicians, award winning singer and BBC Radio 2 presenter Clare …

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Robin Nolan

Fancy seeing Robin Nolan at The Apex, in Bury on the 12th May, 8pm? Well we’re giving you a chance to be there! Simply put, The Robin Nolan Trio are one of the world’s best known and most admired Gypsy Jazz acts of the last 20 years.  Robin has been lauded for his musical genius and sensibilities …

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