Edouard Manet Portrait of Mademoiselle Claus (1868, oil on canvas) on display at Norwich Castle Museum. Image: Ashmolean Museum University of Oxford

Six of the Best: Cultural highlights not to miss this weekend

The Manipulate Festival returns with world class visual theatre, innovative puppetry and animation, comedy returns to the Diss Corn Hall, Manet’s paintings featuring in major exhibition, the Julian Costello Quartet and Geno Washington visit, and there is an exciting collaboration between the Eaton Concert Series and the Norfolk Composers Group. SIMON PARKIN picks six cultural highlights not to miss this weekend.

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Film of the week: Big Hero 6

Never underestimate the soothing power of a hug. With one simple squish, you can provide comfort, encouragement or a simple how-do-you-do that transcends a thousand well-chosen words.

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West Norfolk Gilbert & Sullivan Society The Pirates of Penzance

Six of the Best: Cultural highlights not to miss this week

Ever popular Gilbert & Sullivan comic operetta The Pirates of Penzance is staged in King’s Lynn, soul favourites The Commodores pay a rare visit, hotly tipped singer-songwriter Louis Baker plays, musical Sister Act is Norfolk and Norwich Operatic Society’s big show and there is a concert tribute to Jacqueline du Pré. SIMON PARKIN picks six cultural highlights not to miss this week.

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Boeing Boeing is being staged at the Maddermarket Theatre in Norwich

Six of the Best: Cultural highlights not to miss this weekend

High flying French farce Boeing Boeing touches down at the Maddermarket, the Reduced Shakespeare Company plunder history for the funniest bits, Marlon Davis headlines the latest Off The Kerb comedy night, Sign of the Times is at Bury Theatre Royal and there is Parisian chamber music. SIMON PARKIN picks six cultural highlights not to miss this weekend.

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Sarah Connolly who will be joining the Britten Sinfonia. Picture: Peter Warren

Six of the Best: Cultural highlights not to miss this week

Mezzo soprano Sarah Connolly joins the Britten Sinfonia for a programme of American music, crime writer Peter James brings Dead Simple to the stage, Norfolk poet Luke Wright previews his latest show, there is a rare opportunity to see a Jean Cocteau double bill and Deaf Havana frontman James Veck-Gilodi brings his solo project. SIMON PARKIN picks six cultural highlights not to miss this week.

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