November 27 2014 Latest news:
There is extra sparkle as the Cromer Pier Christmas Show begins its 10th anniversary season, singer-songwriter Nick Harper performs his mellow new album, there is an Olivier Award-nominated production of Michael Morpurgo’s charming I Believe In Unicorns, comedian and activist Mark Thomas returns and author Louis de Bernières joins The Brook Street Band to celebrate Handel. SIMON PARKIN picks six cultural highlights not to miss this weekend.
Injest some real festive spirit into your Christmas shopping with a whirl around the region’s wonderful seasonal markets. SIMON PARKIN has a guide to the best places for gifts and plenty of Christmas cheer!
The Trench, inspired by the true-life story of the men who tunnelled in the First World War, gets a special staging at Old Buckenham Airfield, rock‘n’roll stalwart Joe Brown returns, Luke Wright hosts another Stand-Up Poetry Club, Foggy, Clegg and Compo come to the stage in Last of the Summer Wine, three artists are featured in exhibition Silks, Sable & Silva. SIMON PARKIN picks six cultural highlights not to miss this weekend.
Matthew Bourne’s New Adventures exciting new dance version of William Golding’s classic novel Lord of the Flies, featuring young local dancers, Tom Wrigglesworth finds comedy in taped memories of his granddad, alt-folk singer-songwriter Kevin Pearce returns, Norfolk Craft Guild exhibit and there is a production of Little Voice. SIMON PARKIN picks six cultural highlights not to miss this week.
Cromer’s New Year’s Day fireworks event draws thousands of people to see the sky and sea lit up around the pier.