As parents, we are always on the lookout for suitable activities for our children, and as new parents, we often don’t know where those activities are taking place!. Events for under 5s, are just a little bit harder to find as they often require specialist support and safer...
Oct
17
A children’s story-telling afternoon on stage. Enter the beautiful icy land of The Snowlies, and join them on their adventures as the Snowlie Queen (story teller and renowned mural artist Ashe Ericksson) reads to you from her two beautiful books, as you sit with her on the...
Oct
13
DanceEast’s Autumn season would not be complete without something magical for children. Friday 17 and Saturday 18 November will see Anatomical’s The Buildy-uppy Dance Show descend on Ipswich, the humorous sequel to Tom Roden and Anna Williams’ The Doodle Dance Show performed at...
Oct
12
Having a baby can be an isolating experience, babies, especially crawlers and new walkers are up and about from dusk to dawn, and as a new mum, I found it challenging finding activities to take my son to, a hyperactive toddler, who kept me awake most nights, and whose...
Oct
11
Shows around Suffolk in October This week's theatre round-up is all about Ipswich. There's a great variety of family shows going at the various venues in and around Ipswich over the next few weeks, from children's classics to modern originals. If you're based in Ipswich it...
Oct
10
Be part of the fun with The Magic Story Book!   We are pretty sure your little ones will love all their Milkshake! favourites when they appear on stage at the Regent Theatre later this month. Starring the Milkshake Monkey and two bubbly presenters, this all-singing,...
Oct
10
Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds is delighted to be casting its youth production of Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson. We are looking for budding actors, singers and dancers to audition for this production aged between 9-22 and particularly interested in those with a flair...
Oct
06
Renowned elephant conservationist and wildlife TV presenter Saba Douglas-Hamilton is coming to Ipswich’s Corn Exchange next month with her “A Life With Elephants” show. Saba, known to millions for This Wild Life and Big Cat Diaries series, will entertain...
Oct
06
SANTA’S RIDE AROUND TOWN WITH RUDOLF IN AID OF SAVE THE CHILDREN AND ROTARY CLUB SUPPORTED CHARITIES – DECEMBER 2017 DATES, 6PM TO 8.30pm LATEST  Friday 1st    Grange Farm Avenue and all roads off Monday 4th Fairfield and Glenfield Ave, Beatrice Ave,...
Oct
05
Written by James Powell  Lowestoft Library is playing a big role in the new Flipside Lowestoft festival later this month. The library is hosting a wide range of events during half-term between Tuesday 24 October and Thursday 26 October. Flipside Lowestoft is...
Oct
05
It’s a showdown day in the world of wrestling when British star grappler Oliver Grey comes to Ipswich to challenge American dynamo Harlem Bravado for the prestigious Superslam Championship. The bout is the highlight of a brilliant Corn Exchange bill from All Star...
Oct
04
Shows around Suffolk in October In this next installment we share family shows in Haverhill, Felixstowe and Sudbury over the coming month. There's some really great stuff coming up, from tribute bands right through to mulit-sensory drama experiences. Whatever you're childs...
Oct
03