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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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The Arms of Sleep

The Arms of Sleep is an overnight sleepover experience, for adults, in which you can experience a unique dream-like and immersive night of music and stories, sound and images. It is the most extraordinary event yet from Norfolk’s innovative Voice Project Choir and it takes place at The Assembly House …

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Post War Glamour Girls

Leeds’ much loved post-punk quartet Post War Glamour Girls have announced details of their third album ‘Swan Songs’ which will be released on Hide & Seek Records on the 17th of April. ‘Swan Songs’, the follow up to 2015’s acclaimed ‘Feeling Strange’ and their outstanding debut album, 2014’s ‘Pink Fur’ is musically reminiscent …

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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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True Stories Live

True Stories Live is an intimate monthly storytelling evening at Norwich Arts Centre that has grown over the past year to become a sell out success. It celebrates it’s first birthday on 14 May with a ‘Best of’ evening, in the main auditorium, featuring special guests including comedian/writer/actor Sara Pascoe, …

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Youth Killed It

British alternative rockers from Norwich, Youth Killed It, have released a new song titled “Molly” from their upcoming debut album “Modern Bollotics”, due out on 12th May 2017 via Rude Records. Pre-orders are available now. The band will also embark on a UK tour to support the release of the record.   Singer Jack Murphy says about the song’s …

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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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The Sherlocks

The Sherlocks release new single ‘Was It Really Worth It?’ due for release March 17th. The video is directed by Aella Jordan-Edge and stars Kiersten Wareing (Fishtank, Eastenders, The Take) and newcomer Connor McCarron (Neds) following the dysfunctional couple’s relationship deterioration. After a sold out UK Tour last September, Sheffield four-piece The …

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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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