Out & About
Norwich Theatre – August 23
Norwich Theatre Royal
Norwich Theatre Royal
7 – 12 August
The sensational new production of Take That’s musical. The perfect girls night out with more than 15record-breaking songs from the band, alongside a heart-warming and hilarious story of love, loss and laughter that will make your heart Shine.
28 August – 2 September
Based on the classic 90s romantic thriller that starred Whitney Houston, in which Former Secret Service agent turned bodyguard, Frank Farmer is hired to protect superstar, Rachel Marron. Each expects to be in charge; what they don’t expect is to fall in love.
The Drifters Girl
19 – 23 September
Discover the remarkable story of the Drifters and the truth about the woman who made them. From the highs of hit records to the lows of legal battles and personal tragedy, Faye Treadwell is the legendary manager of The Drifters, who refused to give up on the group she loved.
Life of Pi
25 – 30 September
Based on one of the best-loved works of fiction, Life of Pi is a breath-taking new theatrical adaptation of an epic journey of endurance and hope. After a cargo ship sinks in the middle of the vast Pacific Ocean, there are five survivors stranded on a single lifeboat – a hyena, a zebra, an orangutan, a Bengal tiger and a sixteen-year-old boy and time is against them.
The Rocky Horror Show
11 – 16 September
Ready to thrill you with fun and naughty moments, Richard O’Brien’s legendary rock ‘n’ roll musical celebrates 50 years of non-stop partying! Everyone’s invited to join Brad and Janet for an adventure they’ll never forget, featuring timeless classics including Sweet Transvestite, Damn it Janet, and of course, the pelvic thrusting show-stopping Time Warp.
Norwich Theatre Playhouse
Jerry Springer the Opera
5 – 10 September
A brand new production by Norwich based performance group Sound Ideas Theatre Company. Jerry Springer – The Opera tells the story of a day in the job of world famous talk-show host, Jerry Springer. Expect chaos and debauchery to ensue.
Oh What a Lovely War!
25 – 27 September
Satirical, funny and deeply moving, Oh What a Lovely War has a style all of its own, combining live music, dance, songs and sketches to create a picture of life for those on the front line and those behind it.
The Puddle at the End of the World
Weird weather! Extraordinary extinctions! Freaky flooding! Water we going to do?! Jamie and her Nanna’s home has disappeared under rising sea levels – join them on an exhilarating adventure to rebuild their lives and stop climate change in its tracks.
For more information or to book, visit www.norwichtheatre.org or call the Box Office on 01603 630 000.