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Friday, March 6th 2015

A circus spectacular at the Theatre Royal

The Absence of War

Thursday, February 26th 2015

The Absence of War at Theatre Royal

The Crucible @ The Maddermarket

Friday, February 20th 2015

I feel like I’m watching a period episode of Jeremy Kyle with a deadly edge.

That's Amore @ NAC

Monday, February 9th 2015

Edward Scissorhands @ Theatre Royal

Wednesday, February 4th 2015

I know I wasn't the only one who shed a tear at the end

Peter Pan

Monday, January 5th 2015

Sid Sloane from CBeebies rocks out Pharrell’s Happy

Beauty & the Beast & Norwich Puppet Theatre

Friday, December 5th 2014

This sadly fading art-form seemed to encapsulate the very nature of a 5-10 year olds creative mind

The Full Monty

Tuesday, December 2nd 2014

Come the climax, a lady in the front row nearly lost an eye.

One Man Two Guv'nors

Tuesday, December 2nd 2014

Anarchy and madness spills from the stage and infects the audience from curtain up.

Lord of the Flies at Theatre Royal

Tuesday, November 25th 2014

You try sleeping knowing tomorrow belongs to these vicious wee bastards.

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat

Wednesday, October 29th 2014

My visual cup was overflowing with glistening pectorals and abdominals

Jeeves & Wooster

Monday, October 27th 2014

The show was charmingly stupid and stupidly charming

Will Self

Thursday, October 23rd 2014

He left us all surprised and cheering.

Henry IV Part I - Theatre Royal

Wednesday, October 15th 2014

Drunk knights and power struggles, courtesy of the Bard.

Cinderella - Theatre Royal

Wednesday, October 8th 2014

The most magical, pretty ballet EVER.

Tim Key - Norwich Playhouse

Monday, October 6th 2014

From accidently almost sleeping with someone’s grandma to attempting a threesome in India...

Tyler Brooks - Lord of the Flies

Friday, October 3rd 2014

For me it’s a great kickstart to what I want to do

Pocket Dream - Playhouse

Wednesday, October 1st 2014

The sparkly crowd went wild!

Puttin' on the Ritz - Theatre Royal

Wednesday, October 1st 2014

A note to the unwary – at one point Jazz happened.

Grace Savage - Beatboxer

Wednesday, September 24th 2014

BLIND is a one woman beatboxing theatre show that focuses on the things we hear in the world.

To Kill a Mockingbird

Tuesday, September 23rd 2014

My irrational hatred of child actors was forgotten for one enjoyable evening.

An Evening of Jazz and Cabaret at Norwich Playhouse

Wednesday, September 17th 2014

This evening taught me that Holden Caulfield is no longer a teenager but now an OAP

Daytona - Theatre Royal Norwich

Monday, September 15th 2014

A highly recommended play with some compelling performances and wide reaching themes.

Harry Shearer

Thursday, September 4th 2014

It's stick-to-your-ribs good!

Bourgeois & Maurice - 7th Birthday // The Spiegeltent, NNF2014, 23.05.14

Saturday, May 24th 2014

We'd been lured down their hedonistic path with melody and dancing, like Peter Piper leading us headfirst into the middle of a Vice magazine double spread.

Interview with Paul Daniels

Tuesday, December 3rd 2013

"I will cheer and yell for the right to free speech, providing it's telling the truth." - Outline's Emma chats to Paul Daniels.

Gossamer Thread's Curious Cabaret // Arts Centre 22.11.13

Tuesday, November 26th 2013

Norwich is fast becoming known for its cabaret scene and on Friday night saw the emergence of a promising new event. Vaudeville group Gossamer Thread brought quality performance and genuine entertainment to an often overtired (and over-tried) genre.

Nana's Surprise Birthday Party

Thursday, November 21st 2013

Nana's Surprise Birthday Party… I was greeted in with a glass of sherry and the night took off like a turbo-powered mobility scooter.

The Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy Radio Show Live! // Theatre Royal, Norwich

Monday, September 16th 2013

“Space is big. You just won't believe how vastly, hugely, mind-bogglingly big it is. I mean, you may think it's a long way down the road to the chemist's, but that's just peanuts to space.”

Interview with Dani Harmer

Thursday, June 6th 2013

"Strictly was the best thing I have ever done in my life. My partner Vincent Simone was just a dream" - Dani on her Strictly time.

Beyond - Circa // Speigeltent, NNF2013 - 22.05.13

Saturday, May 25th 2013

Animal Shenanigans in the Spiegel.

Propeller // Theatre Royal

Wednesday, January 30th 2013

A double bill of tightly executed, slick and funny Shakespeare awaits you at the Theatre Royal this week

The Carolling Xmas Choir

Monday, November 5th 2012

All abilities Christmas choir is starting in Norwich...!

Julius Caesar // Review

Thursday, October 18th 2012

The contemporary setting ignites the action, making the violence thrilling and frightening, grabbing the audience by the throat...

Le Théatre de Décadence // Maddermarket Theatre, 26.09.12

Thursday, September 27th 2012

Each subtle flex and pop of her garment-removing burlesque routines caused a mirrored thump in our arteries. - Emma reviews Le Théatre de Décadence.

Oliver // Theatre Royal Norwich, 05.07.12

Monday, July 9th 2012

"Every performance is slick and lively, down to the smallest urchin..." - Louisa reviews the dazzling production of Oliver, now running at Norwich's Theatre Royal

Q&As // Iain Fletcher - Oliver

Tuesday, July 3rd 2012

You certainly couldn’t accuse Iain Fletcher of being anything like his character in Oliver! and that is a compliment.

Q&As // Michael Starke - Sister Act

Wednesday, May 16th 2012

"It has been eight years since the show finished yet I still get people calling me Sinbad now and again..." - Michael Starke on his lasting role...

Q&As // Joe Phelps

Tuesday, January 10th 2012

Joe Phelps of the Norfolk & Norwich Operatic Society talks to us about his role in Hello Dolly!

Q&As // All the Fun of the Fair

Friday, October 14th 2011

"I have grown my hair out and I am back in the Seventies with my side-burns on." - Rob Compton on preparing for his role...