5 things you didn’t know about mermaids

When Northern Ballet performs The Little Mermaid here from Tuesday 26 September, we’ll be joining them in a world beneath the waves, populated by graceful mermaids and seahorses. To get us in the watery mood, […]

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Safe – Director Q&A

Alexis Gregory has been here in Norwich directing a brand-new production of his play Safe, being staged here as part of our Creative Matters season. During a break from rehearsals, we dragged him away to […]

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Safe – Actor Q&A

In our Stage Two auditorium right now, rehearsals are continuing for Safe, a hard-hitting play about the real-life stories of homeless LGBTQ youth and the challenges they’ve faced. Commissioned as part of our Creative Matters […]

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Safe – Cast interview

When actors talk about playing difficult roles, they might as well be referring to Alexis Gregory’s play Safe. It is a verbatim play which tells the real-life stories of homeless LGBT youth challenging its four […]

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RIP Brucie

It is a sad day for show-business following the death of Bruce Forsyth at the age of 89. The theatre’s John Bultitude pays tribute to an entertainment icon A light has gone out in the […]

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Neil White – Miss Saigon’s Company Manager

Neil White is the company manager of Miss Saigon which comes to Norwich Theatre Royal on August 15-September 15. It promises to be an epic production packed with emotion and has a special significance for […]

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The bluffer’s guide to Gilbert & Sullivan

They’re commonly regarded as one of the greatest musical duos of all time – but if your knowledge of Gilbert & Sullivan is limited to being able to hum a few bars from Pirates Of […]

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Dreamboats & Petticoats – Keith Skues picks his top 10 rock’n’roll hits

Keith Skues knows his rock’n’roll. His career began in armed forces radio, broadcasting from Kenya and Kuwait, and then shifted to the pirate radio ships moored outside of British waters, before he became one of […]

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Joe McElderry – The Story So Far

This Sunday, we’re off to the pictures with a ski-jumping, opera-singing X-Factor winner. Joe McElderry will be here performing Saturday Night At The Movies. But who is Joe? Here’s everything you need to know about […]

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Dino factfiles

This August, a herd of pre-historic dinosaurs will be roaming the stage of Norwich Theatre Royal, with a little help from a talented team of puppeteers. They’re visiting us from Mundo De Los Lagartos Terribles […]

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