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Last Week the Norfolk & Norwich Festival kicked off with a stunning performance by Chris Bullzini

The 2019 Norfolk & Norwich festival was underway last night with a truly breathtaking high-wire performance by Chris Bullzini tightrope walking his way across the historic city. Thousands of people crammed into the city centre to watch the amazing act. … Continue reading

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Norfolk & Norwich Festival Garden Party in full swing

The Norfolk & Norwich Festival garden party was in full swing at the weekend, as crowds packed out Chapelfield Gardens to enjoy the free entertainment as part of the wonderful festival activities. I particularly enjoyed having a go and embracing … Continue reading

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Norfolk & Norwich Festival Gala

The annual Norfolk & Norwich Festival gala evening was held in the wonderful Adnams Spiegeltent in Chapelfield gardens last night, where the who’s who of Norfolk turned out to enjoy a wonderful evening, interspersed with amazing acts to entertain and … Continue reading

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Wonderful start to #NNF17

Last night at the Forum saw the opening reception of the 2017 Norfolk & Norwich Festival. After a brief introduction to selected guests, it was time to join the artist Luke Jerram for a look at the moon. Meanwhile crowds … Continue reading

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Broads Arts Festival

Brush with the Broads arts festival took place a couple of weeks ago – I got the call to attend the Saturday of the four day festival, which had based itself at the lovely Clippesby Hall. Not really knowing what … Continue reading

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Norfolk & Norwich Garden Party at Elsing Hall

Elsing hall in the heart of rural Norfolk played host to the Norfolk & Norwich festival garden party last week. A chance for supporters and potential supporters to get together and celebrate all the terrific work the festival does throughout … Continue reading

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Norfolk & Norwich Festival Workshop

Last Sunday, camera in hand I headed off to the city, ready to meet a group of GCSE photography students whom I had done a workshop with earlier in the month in association with the Norfolk & Norwich festival. Getting … Continue reading

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The spotlight was on at the Theatre…

Brian Conley was the guest speaker at the quarterly Spotlight event at the Theatre Royal in Norwich yesterday. Personally I reckon he has been one of the highlights of the speakers from the last twelve months, a charming and immensely … Continue reading

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Rehearsals for Norfolk Schools Project

It’s that time of the year again when the Norwich Theatre Royal Norfolk Schools Project kicks into action…. I spent a rather enjoyable few hours at two of the schools today, watching the kids rehearse their creations and get in … Continue reading

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Norfolk Schools Project | Finale

Sunday saw the rather awesome performance of Stranded as part of the Norfolk Schools Project at the Theatre Royal in NorwichThree schools took to the stage to perform their very own opera inspired by the ballet adaptation of William Golding’s … Continue reading

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