Yesterday, 09:29

Former premiership midfielder Jim Whitley will be swapping his football boots for tap shoes, when he stars in Crooners, a brand new comedy musical coming to Cromer Pier on March 30.

James Goffin finds some taboos are apparently still alive and well in a Norwich Playhouse performance.

Music, a quiz and fun for all the family will take place at the Seagull Theatre in Pakefield in the week ahead.

Film & Cinema

She has inspired people worldwide by keeping her walk to school litter free defying bullies who teased her for doing it.

Much loved Ealing comedy films are quintessentially British and retain an appeal to filmgoers of all ages. Now Sheringham Little Threatre is screening five of the best in just three days.

Film award shows seem to be losing favour with audiences. Arts editor Andrew Clarke wonders whether its because the audience for movies is changing and the Oscars and BAFTAs are reacting by rewarding the wrong films.

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Adam Kay used white coat but now he displays his funny bones as an award-winning comedian. His latest show, adapted from his bestselling book, is based on his diaries from his time as an overworked junior doctor.

The much loved Norfolk comedy duo will be making their only appearance of 2018 when the comedy festival returns to Chapelfield Gardens in July.

When John Kearns walks on stage at The Garage sporting a Friar Tuck-style tonsure wig and wacky false teeth, you’d be given for thinking you’d walked into the wrong performance.

Art & Exhibitions

Tue, 12:25

Heart-warming, rainbow-inspired paintings are helping Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital patients along the path to good health, in an exhibition featuring work by Gresham-based artist and therapist Hannah Hardy.


Applications for Coach Trip 2018 are now open - are you going to apply?

Lowestoft boxer Anthony Ogogo will be starring in W Channel’s Celebrity Haunted Mansion.

Altered Carbon is the latest big budget Netflix show to take to our screens. Arts correspondent Emma Knights speaks to Norfolk author Richard K Morgan about writing the original novel and seeing his story adapted for TV.


Yesterday, 19:20

He has conducted the Norwich-based Academy of St Thomas for more than three decades but Christopher Adey will be taking his final bow with the orchestra at a concert next month.

Folk legends Blowzabella are celebrating 40 years of their inimitable, drone-based wall of sound with a new album, book about the history of the band, and a visit to Diss Corn Hall (one of their favourite venues).

Alternative north-east band Field Music bring their brand of indie-pop to Norwich’s Waterfront on Saturday, March 24.

Days Out

Yesterday, 16:13

Looking for something to do in Norfolk? Here’s a look at some of the events taking place over the coming week.