A very scenic pantomime

13th December 2017 NTRNews 0

You may have actors, dancers, musicians and a fantastic script but you also need some stunning backdrops to bring a pantomime to life. And that is where a Suffolk-based company comes in. John Bultitude went […]

Q&A with panto star Stephen Godward

12th December 2017 NTRNews 0

Music, comedy, spectacle and lots of over-the-top fun are all elements of pantomime much loved by audiences heading to Norwich Theatre Royal to see Sleeping Beauty this Christmas. They are elements shared with another much-loved […]

Crafting the panto props

8th December 2017 NTRNews 0

When Sleeping Beauty takes to the stage this Christmas, the actors will be dwarfed by the towering sets – and equally, by the towering hats on panto dame Richard Gauntlett! But don’t underestimate the importance […]

Q&A with panto star Elizabeth Carter

5th December 2017 NTRNews 0

Taking a crafty cat nap at work is usually frowned on, but not for Elizabeth Carter who is here in Norwich this Christmas as Sleeping Beauty in the Theatre Royal panto. Not that Elizabeth gets […]

The actors who played Hedda

26th October 2017 NTRNews 0

Often described as ‘the female Hamlet,’ Hedda Gabler is one of western theatre’s greatest acting challenges. With a brand-new production from the National Theatre coming soon to Norwich, we took the opportunity to look back […]

A bluffer’s guide to… Ibsen

20th October 2017 NTRNews 0

It’s less than a month until Hedda Gabler opens at Norwich Theatre Royal. If you haven’t got your tickets, you can book them here. If you have, here’s everything you need to know to make […]

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