Suffolk Libraries are reminding parents that this year’s Summer Reading Challenge offers a great opportunity to rediscover the wealth of children’s books on offer now that libraries are open again. Recent research by the Literacy Trust shows that children have been...
Aug
18
Are you ready for Easter? We live in a uncertain time, with daily updates on how to keep safe from Coronavirus, so there is a chance that some of the events I am sharing could be cancelled. Please check their websites before visiting to avoid disappointment. Hunting for eggs...
Mar
13
There is a lot going on at Ipswich Museums this spring and summer 2020. Get along to Ipswich Museum and Christchurch Mansion for lots of fun during the Easter holidays. Join storytellers, re-enactors and archaeologists at the Saxons in Suffolk day at the Museum in...
Mar
12
Following the hugely successful first year in 2019, Doorstep Theatre Festival is back at Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds this summer. The festival makes high quality arts activities accessible to primary schools by lessening the restraints of rural isolation and the...
Feb
21
⭐️Please note: if you or your child are successful you will have to pay to take part ⭐️ RARE Productions are an amateur youth musical theatre company, who produce shows giving local children and young adults the opportunity to perform in front of a live audience. This year,...
Feb
18
Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds is delighted to welcome Tall Stories back with their fun-filled adaptation of Room on the Broom, the best-selling picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler. Will there ever be room on the broom for everyone? Find out in the magical Olivier...
Feb
17
Our fabulous Wildcat sessions are back! The girls-only football sessions, part of the This Girl Can campaign, will take place after school every week from 30th January. So, if you are aged between five and 11, here is your chance to make football your goal....
Jan
28
Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds is delighted to welcome Immersion Theatre back to the stage with their brand-new musical adaptation of the classic fairy tale Rapunzel. Performed in their signature tongue-in-cheek pantomimic style, the show promises to be a treat for the whole...
Jan
22
Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds is delighted to welcome The Showstoppers back with two performances of Showstopper! The Improvised Musical - where a fully realised musical will be created from scratch each night, live on stage and based on audience suggestions (Fri 24 & Sat 25...
Jan
16
We are asking you to celebrate 30 years of free and exciting music – whether it’s rock, rap, punk, folk and a lot more in between – by taking part in the fabulous Ipswich Music Day this summer. Ipswich Music Day is the biggest free one-day outdoor festival in the country and...
Jan
16
Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds is delighted to announce details of the forthcoming accessible performances in its spring 2020 season, including some updates to the access options of the annual pantomime. The theatre is also now seeking input from groups who would benefit from...
Jan
09
 Reviewed by Esmee Hall Panto season is well and truly underway across the county and this year the Marina Theatre in Lowestoft is home to Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs starring Collabro’s singing sensation Michael Auger playing the dashing  Prince Michael and...
Dec
15