Ten highlights at the Norfolk and Norwich Festival this week

Night Magic in the Adnams Spiegeltent as part of the Norfolk and Norwich Festival. Picture : ANTONY

Night Magic in the Adnams Spiegeltent as part of the Norfolk and Norwich Festival. Picture : ANTONY KELLY - Credit: copyright ARCHANT 2017

Arts correspondent Emma Knights looks at 10 highlights in the second week of the Norfolk and Norwich Festival.

Night Magic in the Adnams Spiegeltent as part of the Norfolk and Norwich Festival. Picture : ANTONY

Night Magic in the Adnams Spiegeltent as part of the Norfolk and Norwich Festival. Picture : ANTONY KELLY - Credit: copyright ARCHANT 2017

Night Magic - A curious after-dark adventure is being conjured up for festival-goers in the Adnams Spiegeltent. (Tuesday, 10pm)

Night Magic in the Adnams Spiegeltent as part of the Norfolk and Norwich Festival. Picture : ANTONY

Night Magic in the Adnams Spiegeltent as part of the Norfolk and Norwich Festival. Picture : ANTONY KELLY - Credit: copyright ARCHANT 2017

Rear View - Hop on board a bus-come-theatre at The Great Hospital for a theatrical journey. (Thursday-Sunday, various times)

NNF17: Rear View IOU Photo: Norfolk and Norwich Festival 2017

NNF17: Rear View IOU Photo: Norfolk and Norwich Festival 2017 - Credit: Norfolk and Norwich Festival 2017


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Paul Lewis - The award-winning pianist will perform Bach, Beethoven, Chopin and Weber at St Andrew's Hall. (Tuesday, 7.30pm)

NNF17 Paul Lewis. Photo: supplied by Norfolk and Norwich Festival.

NNF17 Paul Lewis. Photo: supplied by Norfolk and Norwich Festival. - Credit: Archant

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City of Literature Weekend - Hear from an array of writers in the Literature Tent and Adnams Spiegeltent. (Friday-Sunday, various times)

NNF17: Reservoir 13 author Jon McGregor is among the writers taking part in the City of Literature W

NNF17: Reservoir 13 author Jon McGregor is among the writers taking part in the City of Literature Weekend. Photo: Dan Sinclair/Norfolk and Norwich Festival 2017 - Credit: Norfolk and Norwich Festival 2017

Music after dark - Take your pick from a mix of music acts taking to the late night Adnams Spiegeltent stage. (Wednesday-Saturday, 10pm)

NNF17: Kansas Smitty's House Band. Photo: Rah Petherbridge Photography

NNF17: Kansas Smitty's House Band. Photo: Rah Petherbridge Photography - Credit: Rah Petherbridge Photography

The Way You Look (At Me) Tonight - Watch this thought-provoking duet at Norwich Playhouse. (Tuesday/Wednesday, 7.30pm)

NNF17. The Way You Look (At Me) Tonight. Photo: Sven Hagolani.

NNF17. The Way You Look (At Me) Tonight. Photo: Sven Hagolani. - Credit: Sven Hagolani

Britten Sinfonia - Enjoy listening to the orchestra perform the music of Beethoven at St Andrew's Hall. (Friday, 7.30pm)

Thomas will perform Beethoven's 1st and 2nd symphonies, partnering these masterworks with the music

Thomas will perform Beethoven's 1st and 2nd symphonies, partnering these masterworks with the music of the idiosyncratic Irish composer, Gerald Barry. Picture: Rhydian Peters - Credit: Rhydian Peters

The Arms of Sleep - Enjoy a choral sleepover with The Voice Project at the Assembly House. (Monday-Friday, 9.30pm-8am)

NNF17: The Voice Project The Arms of Sleep. Photo: The Photographic Unit/Norfolk and Norwich Festiva

NNF17: The Voice Project The Arms of Sleep. Photo: The Photographic Unit/Norfolk and Norwich Festival - Credit: Norfolk and Norwich Festival

Frankie Vah - Performance poet Luke Wright will be premiering his latest show at Norwich Playhouse. (Friday/Saturday, 7.30pm)

NNF17: Frankie Vah - Luke Wright. Photo: Idil Sukan

NNF17: Frankie Vah - Luke Wright. Photo: Idil Sukan - Credit: Idil Sukan

Driftwood - Casus Circus perform their latest spectacle in the stunning Adnams Spiegeltent. (Wednesday-Saturday, 7.30pm, Sunday, 5pm)

NNF17: Casus Circus - Driftwood. Photo: Norfolk and Norwich Festival

NNF17: Casus Circus - Driftwood. Photo: Norfolk and Norwich Festival - Credit: Norfolk and Norwich Festival 201

The Norfolk and Norwich Festival runs until Sunday, May 28.

For more details of all Norfolk and Norwich Festival events, including ticket prices and how to book, visit www.nnfestival.org.uk

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