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The MGM Story

On a Sunday evening in February, I ventured out of the house to head to my trusted local theatre, the New Wolsey in Ipswich for my first visit in 2017, for an evening of song, dance and education with The MGM Story.  Set on a messy yet intriguing disused film set, …

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Sinbad

Love ‘em or loath ‘em, the region’s theatres are about to fill with wall to wall double entendres and screams of “oh no it isn’t” – oh yes it is Panto season. With one of the longest running Panto’s in the region The New Wolsey Theatre kicked things off with …

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New Wolsey Young Company

The New Wolsey Theatre is gearing up for 2017 and you could join them if you are ages 7 to 22 years old! Register your place today to audition to be part of the theatre’s Junior Youth Theatre, Senior Youth Theatre, or Young Company. Auditions will take place on Sat …

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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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Stand The Suspense!

Night Must Fall, at The New Wolsey Theatre in Ipswich.  Our walk into the auditorium was accompanied by the sound of piano music being played of music from the era; two or three Gilbert & Sullivan songs, a Jerome Kern and an Ivor Novello being just a few. This helped …

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Made in Dagenham

We knew the story; have seen the film; know the historical statement, but The New Wolsey in Ipswich do musical comedy drama so well, we were keen to see how it played out on stage as a musical. This was the first night, which can often be tough, but despite …

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Fringe Theatre in Ipswich

Are you missing out on your dose of fringe theatre and new writing? The New Wolsey Theatre can help! This Autumn, visit the New Wolsey Theatre for a taste of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival with three productions that will make you laugh, cry, and everything else in between. Take a risk …

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Made in Dagenham Cast Announced

A cast of 21 has been confirmed for Made in Dagenham as the musical returns to its East London roots from 26 August – 17 September at the Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch, and continues its run at the New Wolsey Theatre from 21 September – 15 October. Artistic Director Douglas Rintoul, …

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New Wolsey Open Season

The doors to the New Wolsey stages are unlocked for another year for OPEN SEASON 2016. From Tue 14th June to Sat 30th July, there is a range of musicals, new comedy, dramas and the chance to celebrate the creativity of children and young people from across Suffolk. This week …

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Midsummer Night’s Dream Team

Today, rehearsals have begun for Sir Trevor Nunn’s production of William Shakespeare’s A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM, running at the New Wolsey Theatre in Ipswich from Thursday 16 June to Saturday 9 July 2016. Patron of the New Wolsey Theatre and former Artistic Director of the Royal Shakespeare Company, he has …

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