Music News

Wed, 07:30

Alexander Goodwin will perform an organ recital at Ely Cathedral on Monday April 3.

Rock ‘n’ roll, folk and blues musician Joshua Francis will perform “everything from country music to big orchestral ballads” during a free concert at Octavia’s Cafe in Wisbech next month.

This spring Whittlesey welcomes Grand Union Orchestra musicians, who will work closely with young musicians from Coates Primary School, Park Lane Primary School, and Sir Harry Smith Community College to explore music stories of land, sea, and myths from around the world.

Now in its fourth year, Strawberries & Creem Festival will return to Cambridge on June 17, welcoming more than 40 artists.

A sparkling new production of The Wedding Singer opens on March 28 at the Cambridge Corn Exchange.

Theatre News

Friday, March 17, 2017

A “stunning” new stage adaptation inspired by Federico Fellini’s Oscar-winning ‘La Strada’ is coming to the Cambridge Arts Theatre later this month.

A sparkling new production of The Wedding Singer opens on March 28 at the Cambridge Corn Exchange.

Telling the tale of five extraordinary yet forgotten women - all recognisable television faces - who come together one treacherous night to recreate The Great Escape senior citizen style, Sandi Toksvig’s ‘Silver Lining’ is a laugh a minute comedy with some darker, more serious messages at its heart.

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The Cambridge International Student Film Festival is back later this week, returning to the city from Friday (10) to Sunday (12).

Peter Pan on Ice is coming to the King’s Lynn Corn Exchange later this month.

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Arts News

Monday, February 13, 2017

Stand-up comedian Richard Herring is coming to the Theatre Royal in Bury St Edmunds this weekend.

Cambridge University Gilbert & Sullivan Society will bring their production of ‘HMS Pinafore’ to the West Road Concert Hall this month.

She may have bid farewell to the Great British Bake Off, but Sue Perkins will be heading to the Cambridge Corn Exchange in February for a night of comedy, tell tales, and a user’s guide to Mary Berry.

Cambridge

Comedian Josh Howie is bringing his Messed Up tour to The Junction in Cambridge on March 11.

Witness some of the UK’s finest magicians at the Angles Theatre in Wisbech this month.

Entertainment News

Wed, 17:20

Are you feeling stressed? Then a meditation retreat like the one that Drolma Buddhist Centre is bringing to Wisbech Library may be the answer to your relaxation prayers.

War reporter and author John Simpson will give a talk about his new book ‘We Chose to Speak of War and Strife’ at Ely Cathedral next week.

Nene Valley Railway is holding its second annual volunteer day on Saturday March 11.

Reviews

Monday, March 6, 2017

Nene Valley Railway is holding its second annual volunteer day on Saturday March 11.

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