Arts Council England announce NPO status funding

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Arts Council England have decided not to award Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds National Portfolio Organisation (NPO) funding and support, which means that the Theatre will apply for strategic project led Grants for the Arts funding going forward. Theatre Royal … Continued

Application Deadline Extended for Stage Opportunities

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The Autumn Season opens at Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds with Our Day Out – the Musical by Willy Russell. This is a very unique production as it allows a young cast of 12 – 19 year olds to participate alongside a professional … Continued

Want to get involved with Irving’s Sister Act?

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If anyone told me back at my university in Georgia, U.S.A. that I would be performing in musicals in England in a few years, I would have replied, “Maybe in my dreams.”. Yet that is just what has happened.  I … Continued

Junction improvements on Westgate Steet

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Please be aware that Suffolk highways will be carrying out improvements on the junction off Cullum Road, Parkway, Out Westgate and Westgate Street. The junction improvements will involve: replacing the existing double mini roundabout with a single roundabout installing a … Continued

Bury Theatre Workshop Arcadia: a view from the wings

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We are half way through a run of Arcadia, Tom Stoppard’s multi-layered comedy which plays with conventions of time and space in a glorious romp which mixes up notions of honour, sexual attraction and free will. As prompter, I am … Continued

Once Upon a Festival – Creative Collaborations Conference

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This June sees the first Creative Collaborations Conference a stimulating, practical day at Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds, open to professional artists, theatre makers and those in the education sector. Led by one of the UK’s leading international practitioners, Chris … Continued