Odes To St Cecilia – An Introduction

A stunning composition which honours the patron saint of music makes up part of the forthcoming classical programme at Norwich Theatre Royal. And a beautiful version of the Ode To St Cecilia performed using period […]

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The Nutcracker – a feast of festive delights

Ahead of Northern Ballet’s performances of The Nutcracker, we spoke to two of the stars of the show, Rachael Gillespie, who plays the lead of Clara, and Ashley Dixon, who plays her Nutcracker Prince (pictured […]

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Taking Spaces – Meet Tinsideout

By Owen Whiteside-Ward, one of the Norwich Theatre Royal Young Producers With the lead up to “Taking Spaces” in full motion, it’s now my chance to tell you about the Art Exhibition for this event. […]

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Scottish actor Michael Nardone on the joy of giving Macbeth his native tongue

The UK tour of the National Theatre’s Macbeth touches down in Norwich next Tuesday (October 30) following a recent successful run at its Olivier Theatre. Known as the Scottish play for its Caledonian setting, its […]

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Young Producers Get Hands-On Experience

When Stage Two at Norwich Theatre Royal launched its Young Producers programme for 2018, it gave a group of 16-25 year-olds the opportunity to gain hands-on learning within the theatre. This year-long programme has the […]

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Sleep no more…Lady Macbeth is heading for Norwich

One of Shakespeare’s best-known plays which is brimming with menace is getting an exciting new look.The National Theatre is bringing Macbeth to Norwich Theatre Royal from October 30 to November 3 and artistic director Rufus […]

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Ipswich’s Hannah heads for dream land

When leading contemporary dance company Rambert returns to Norwich on September 27 and 28, dancing with the company will be Hannah Rudd who started her dance career with the Linda Shipton School of Dancing in […]

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Marcus Ayton is loving popping on donkey ears and a tail for Shrek

Where would Shrek be without his lovable sidekick donkey? With Shrek The Musical currently wowing Theatre Royal audiences, Marcus Ayton tells what it is like to don the ears and tail of one of the […]

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Shrek’s Lord Farquaad actor Samuel Holmes chats about playing the pint-sized villain

After a long wait, the much anticipated arrival of Shrek The Musical at Norwich Theatre Royal is now less than a week away, with opening night scheduled for next Tuesday! Squaring up to the larger-than-life […]

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Shrek actor Steffan chats about playing the much-loved green ogre

When Shrek The Musical returns to Norwich this summer from June 26 to July 8,  leading a cast of colourful characters as beloved swamp-dwelling ogre ‘Shrek’ will be actor Steffan Harri. Steffan previously starred in […]

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