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NEWS: Norwich Venues unite to raise funds for Manchester

Following the tragic attack earlier this week at The Manchester Arena, organisations and performance venues across Norwich plus Norwich Cathedral are joining forces to help support the families of the terrorist attack in Manchester. From this afternoon, bucket collections at venues across the city will be held around performances, events and services with every penny going to the We Love ...

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A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing – Norwich Playhouse

Aoife Duffin in A Girl Is A Half Formed Thing

Writer: Eimear McBride Adaptor and Director: Annie Ryan Reviewer: Glen Pearce   Life is never a simple, straightforward path, twists and turns threaten to derail plans and long-held dreams need constant revision. It’s a shifting perspective that is hard to capture on the page, yet Eimear McBride’s award-winning novel captures the internal monologue of a woman from the womb to ...

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Life And Times: Episodes 1-5 – Norfolk And Norwich Festival, Norwich

Conceived: Pavol Liska and Kelly Copper Directors: Pavol Liska and Kelly Copper Reviewer: Glen Pearce [rating:4] Jonathan Larson in Rent tried to capture the enormity of trying to record an entire year of a human life in song. Nature Theater of Oklahoma up the stakes considerably by chronicling one ‘unremarkable’ life. Inspired by a simple question to a company member ...

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The Kindness Of Strangers – Norfolk And Norwich Festival, Norwich

Writers: Jack Lowe and Russell Woodhead Director: Jack Lowe Reviewer: Glen Pearce [rating:5] All human life is here, and for the paramedics of Norwich that life can throw up plenty of challenges across a 12 hour shift. For fresh out of training rookie Lisa, her first ride out in an ambulance is a baptism of fire as she faces not ...

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