April 17 2014 Latest news:
Music, food and flavours from across the globe will set the tone as the sixth Southburgh Festival of World Music returns in a blaze of colour to an otherwise quiet corner of Norfolk later this year.
Suggs ponders on the ups and downs of life with Madness, children’s TV legend Dave Benson Phillips brings his family variety show, photographer Mark Farquharson takes a look at the stuff in his pockets and there are Easter egg trails at National Trust properties. SIMON PARKIN picks six cultural highlights not to miss this week.
Victoria Melody and her basset hound, Major Tom, bring their one-woman, one-dog show, rising musical stars from Zimbabwe, The Arcadia Quartet launch Holkham’s concert season and eyes to the skies for astronomical celebration Yuri’s Night. SIMON PARKIN picks six cultural highlights not to miss this weekend.
Jo Caulfield finds the funny side of getting angry, there’s an innovative mix of spoken word and break dancing, Motown legends Martha Reeves and The Vandellas visit and Paul Daniels and Debbie McGee star in family varity version of Alice in Wonderland. SIMON PARKIN picks six cultural highlights not to miss this week.
Two Tone stalwarts The Selecter returns as part of their 35th anniversary tour, there is a night of sawdust-scented vaudeville cabaret, Rob John’s acclaimed local play The Canada Boys gets a welcome revival and the second solo exhibition by Nicola Slattery. SIMON PARKIN picks six cultural highlights not to miss this weekend.