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Thu, 15:30

Review: Peter Pan, Theatre Royal, Bury St Edmunds until January 19.

Wed, 16:03

Strictly's Mr Nasty Craig Revel Horwood is going back to the roots of the TV phenomenon - the place where traditional ballroom dancing met modern musical theatre: Strictly Ballroom.

Wed, 12:06

Aladdin, by Peter Rowe, New Wolsey Theatre, Ipswich, until February 1 2020

Tue, 18:07

David Copperfield is returning home to Bury St Edmunds - or his recent home at any rate - as the latest big screen outing of Charles Dickens' resourceful hero, The Personal History of David Copperfield, filmed on location in the west Suffolk market town, will get a pair of special screenings at the Theatre Royal next year.

Tue, 15:29

An A&E nurse whose poem about the struggling NHS went viral will be performing at the Seckford Theatre in Woodbridge this week.

Mon, 15:53

Karen Simpson, CEO and artistic director of Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds, the person who was instrumental in turning round the fortunes of the Georgian theatre, has announced she is stepping down following an incurable cancer diagnosis.

Tuesday, November 26, 2019

Creating the Ipswich Co-op Juniors Christmas Spectacular is a wonderful collaborative endeavour and produces some much needed seasonal magic. We take a look behind the scenes at this Christmas treat.

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

The New Wolsey Studio theatre sitting unassumingly in St George's Street in Ipswich, nestled quietly behind Ipswich Museum, will have a new identity from next year.

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Pantomime fun returns to the Quay Theatre this Christmas as Sudbury Dramatic Society stages Sleeping Beauty.

Monday, November 18, 2019

Documentary filmmaker, author, TV presenter and current Strictly Come Dancing champion Stacey Dooley is embarking on a 10-date tour across the UK next year with a stop pencilled in for an intimate chat with the people of Bury St Edmunds.

Friday, November 15, 2019

From Josh Widdicombe to Jimmy Carr and James Acaster - if you want a laugh these are the gigs you need to book.

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

The duo are set to appear in the Ipswich Regent's 2019 pantomime Cinderella.

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Eastern Angles is reviving its critically acclaimed play telling the story of Maria Marten and her murder in the Red Barn with a UK tour next year

Friday, November 8, 2019

Review: The Season, by Jim Barne and Kit Buchan, New Wolsey Theatre, until November 16

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Our lives, our likes and dislikes, have never been so available for scrutiny as they are today. Now choreographer Alexander Whitley premieres a work at DanceEast which asks whether this information is restricting our decision-making rather than enhancing it

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

A new list of stars has been announced to take part in Griff Rhys Jones' December show Happy Christmas.

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

Annie is a musical theatre classic but is this story of a plucky orphan girl from the 1930s reaching the end of its natural life?

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

Gibbons & Gaulier theatre company uncover the comedy in relationships as they lift the lid on The Affair, their latest tour of north Suffolk

Monday, November 4, 2019

Two top Ipswich theatre companies have earned close to £1 million, in the form of two large grants from the Arts Council, to fund ambitious development plans which will not only boost the redevelopment of Ipswich Waterfront, but will also continue to improve the arts provision for Suffolk audiences.

Friday, November 1, 2019

The Ipswich Regent looks to offer a warm welcome to both performers and audiences as it looks to adapt to future entertainment trends

Thursday, October 31, 2019

Sir Richard Alston is one of the most influential figures in contemporary dance but as retirement looms he is taking the opportunity to pay one last tribute to Benjamin Britten his favourite composer

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Review: Insert Laughter Here, Hunter Club, Bury St Edmunds, October 25

Wednesday, October 30, 2019

New scenes and new songs will form part of a new tour, as the most easterly fishing village is set to rise again.

Monday, October 28, 2019

Alexander Armstrong is embarking on his first stand-up tour, exploring the idiosyncratic avenues his career has taken him down

Saturday, October 26, 2019

A holiday park embroiled in planning disputes has announced the unforeseen closure of its theatre - but says it will reopen bigger and better next year.

Friday, October 25, 2019

A new list of stars has been announced to take part in Griff Rhys Jones' December show Happy Christmas.

Thursday, October 24, 2019

Gary Barlow and Tim Firth talk about collaborating, what gives their Calendar Girls such universal appeal and why naked badminton is a no-no …

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Review: Calendar Girls: The Musical, by Tim Firth and Gary Barlow, Ipswich Regent, until Saturday October 26

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

Shakespeare continues to draw large audiences in our theatres and now Halesworth Cut is hosting a new Shakespeare festival which aims to celebrate the drama and artistry of Britain's greatest playwright

Thursday, October 17, 2019

Iconic artist Egon Schiele perfected a stark, dramatic look to his works which also included a compelling erotic under-current. DanceEast hosts a premiere which brings Schiele's world to life

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