Old houses and Mansions in Suffolk are not only full of interesting facts and history, but they also make the perfect setting to recreate a fantastic vintage Christmas experience.  Keeping this in mind, we have put together our favourite Christmas events taking place in...
Nov
15
Looking for pantomimes and Family Shows in West Suffolk?  Take the family to Bury St Edmunds to watch “The Nutcracker”  a traditional Christmas ballet suitable for the whole family, performed by Ballet UK at Theatre Royal this November.  Alternatively, take your...
Nov
09
There's no denying there's something magical about Christmas lights. Being there for the switch-on in the town center marks the start of Christmas for many of us, and offers a perfect opportunity to soak up the festive atmosphere and get into the Christmas spirit. From tiny...
Nov
07
So many things to do around Suffolk this Christmas, just thought we'd share a few. We'll add more as the big day gets closer, so do check back for updates. We'll be adding lots of family Christmas events to our calendar too, so if you're looking for something to do on a...
Oct
31
  January – August 2018 Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds is thrilled to present an exciting line-up of shows this coming spring. Audiences of all ages will find something to enjoy and we look forward to having you join us. Opening the new season in January is...
Oct
20
Crafty’s Creepy Castle is “the spookiest Trick or Treat show ever” aimed at 2-7-year-olds with its mix of hilarious adventures and classic sing-along songs. Join Crafty the Crow and his friends as they try to find out what haunted happenings are making things go bump in the...
Oct
20
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
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
Brace yourself for a day of scary costumes, pumpkin carving, trick or treaters and heaps of fun! Take part in the spooky events taking place all around Suffolk this Halloween. Are you looking for events in Ipswich this half term? Your little detectives will love solving a...
Oct
02
Suffolk Libraries will be kicking off National Libraries week by turning several libraries into Fun Palaces this weekend (Saturday 7 and Sunday 8 October). Fun Palaces are the brainchild of author Stella Duffy who strongly believes that in lots of different ways “everyone is...
Oct
02
Shows around Suffolk in October This time of year is great for taking our youngsters to see a play or performance. Even if the weather's not so great, a theatre trip is your saviour - there's no need to face the disappointment of cancelling a day out due to bad weather,...
Sep
21
Get set for a Summer inspired by the movies at the arc. Each Monday, during the school holidays, the arc will be putting on movie themed appearances and activities for the family to enjoy, and all for FREE! Monday 24th July, 11am-3pm ‘Marvel’ at the superheroes that will...
Jul
23