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Breakin’ Convention

Some Bank Holiday breaking and body-popping is on the cards for Norwich as a host of top hip hop performers prepare to invade the city. Members of the Cambridge-based group SIN Cru will showcase their skills in various parts of the city on Bank Holiday Saturday April 29th. You can catch …

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Running Wild

Crossing the borders again, I couldn’t help but be intrigued by the latest Michael Morpurgo stage adaptation, Running Wild at the Norwich Theatre Royal. Despite not being overly familiar with Murpurgo’s work, I knew that I loved animals and stories based on truth and that I have always quite regretted missing War …

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Bard Double-Bill

Two literary classics are getting an edgy contemporary feel as a Bard double-bill comes to Norwich Theatre Royal. The Watermill Theatre brings its brand new production of Twelfth Night to Norwich Theatre Royal alongside its 2016 hit Romeo & Juliet in what is sure to be a must-see for fans …

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Shakin’ Stevens

As Shakin’ Stevens prepares to embark on his biggest UK tour to date, he releases a video for ‘Down In The Hole’. The third single from his acclaimed album ‘Echoes Of Our Times’, ‘Down In The Hole’, has been illustrated with a music video exhibiting a rare selection of photos …

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Abigail’s Party

After a sunny March afternoon, I made a trek across the border and over to the Norwich Theatre Royal on World Theatre Day for the 40th anniversary production of Mike Leigh’s classic play, Abigail’s Party.   The story is set in 1977, when Beverly (Amanda Abbington) sets us up for the …

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Count Arthur Strong

Fresh from donkey’s years on his award-winning BBC Radio 4 series and the success of his award-wining BBC TV sitcom, Count Arthur Strong returns to live theatre with The Sound of Mucus tour which brings him to Norwich Theatre Royal on May 21. The fictional Arthur is a faded star …

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New Season at Norwich

Variety is the watch-word of the new season at Norwich Theatre Royal with a wide range of new productions announced from the highly-anticipated debut of Ryan O’Neal and Ali MacGraw in the city to the National Theatre’s stunning production of Hedda Gabler. Add in an exciting ballet version of a …

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Mamma Mia!

A Saturday afternoon in March seemed the perfect excuse to make a trek up the road to visit the Norwich Theatre Royal, and escape to a Greek island to enjoy the fun of a white wedding for a few hours!  After personally seeing it three times on London’s West End …

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Aida & Nabucco

Award-winning opera producer Ellen Kent is set to bring two epic productions to Norwich Theatre Royal both boasting top-name performers and some stunning sets. One of the grandest of all operas, Aida will boast an impressive new set which will depict the grandeur of Rome’s Coliseum. It tells the story …

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Burying Your Brother in the Pavement

Burying Your Brother in the Pavement is an intriguing title for a play – and it comes from the pen of a playwright described as a ‘powerful voice for Britain’s youth’ (Independent). And when Norwich Theatre Royal’s Youth Company presents this challenging Jack Thorne drama at Stage Two from March …

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