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Our Man In Havana

On a sunny Tuesday evening in Ipswich, after a sad news day, a trip to the theatre for Our Man In Havana at the New Wolsey seemed the perfect way to escape the outside world for two and a half hours. The show is based on the Graham Greene novel …

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StartEast

The New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich are delighted to announce that they will be leading a major new economic development initiative, funded by the Art’s Council England’s Creative Local Growth Fund and the European Regional Development Fund. The initiative is called StartEast: Building the Cultural Economy. The funding will be used …

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Rip It Up

Strictly Come Dancing’s Natalie Lowe has announced she is to star alongside Strictly Come Dancing champions Louis Smith MBE and Jay McGuiness in a new theatre show called ‘Rip It Up’. Rip It Up promises to bring the fabulous soundtrack of the 1950’s to life in an explosion of song & …

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The Band of RHS

On Saturday 6th May 2017, the concert band, brass ensemble and big band of the Royal Hospital School took to the stage for an evening of music and pageantry. The programme of music spanned a period of over 500 years, demonstrating the band’s versatility and ensuring that every taste was …

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Waiting For God

Some of you may recall a popular British BBC series of the early 90’s, titled Waiting For God. If you do, you might be pleased to know it has been given a new lease of life as it has been adapted for the stage in its UK tour premiere, which …

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That’ll Be The Day

That’ll Be The Day is heading back to The Ipswich Regent on the 23rd June, 7.30pm – do you fancy being there? Well, you might be in luck…  After an incredible three decades of touring, the UK’s No.1 Rock & Roll variety production That’ll Be The Day returns with another brand new show!   …

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Imelda May

Imelda May Ipswich Regent 4th May 2017   As we made our way out of the Regent last night a man in the crowd, talking to his friends summed the show up by saying: “…well I thought it would be a good show, but I didn’t expect it to be …

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East of England Organ Day

On Saturday 13th May 2017, the Royal Hospital School will be hosting the 3rd East of England Organ day, which will feature an Americana theme.  The King of Instruments has a long a varied history – from Roman hydraulics to progressive rock. The East of England Organ Day 2017 will …

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Roma’s Fundraising CD

Eleven year old Roma Manteiga Nicholson, from Ipswich, is hoping to raise £2000 for Suffolk-based charity Selig, which runs a number of local projects to support the homeless and victims of domestic abuse. The thoughtful St Albans RC High School pupil has recorded a three-song EP which will go on …

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Our Blue Heaven

The New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich hopes to celebrate the legendary Ipswich FA Cup win of 1978, with Our Blue Heaven – a musical production timed for the 40th Anniversary in May 2018 – but they need your help! Today, in the week of the 39th anniversary of that win, the …

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