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Summer School Auditions!

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UPDATED MARCH 17 FOLLOWING THEATRE CLOSURE As of 17 March, the theatre will be closed until at least 26 April following Government advice.  At this point in time we do not know when we will be in a position to … Continued

A Sad Day Indeed

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It is with much sadness that we share the news of the untimely passing of our dear colleague and friend Karen Simpson. Karen announced in November 2019 that she would be stepping down from her role as CEO and Artistic … Continued

Volunteers On Tour Success!

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On Thursday at 3pm, Paul Cooper and Sue Jesson were invited to the Lesley Dolphin Show on BBC Radio Suffolk to talk about their celebration of Theatre Royal’s 200th Anniversary. After meeting at the theatre and developing a relationship, Paul … Continued

‘KAREN HAS MADE A STUNNING CONTRIBUTION’

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Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds announced today that after six and a half years in post, Karen Simpson will be stepping down as CEO and Artistic Director in February 2020. When Karen joined, alongside Adrian Grady (General Manager) in 2013, … Continued

Ickworth Light Nights

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This winter, join us at Ickworth as we launch a completely new way to experience our gardens after dark. For just two weeks, we’ll be creating a light and sound based trail around our gothic Victorian Stumpery and Italianate Garden, … Continued

Peter Pan Cast Announcement!

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Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds is delighted to reveal the confirmed members of the professional cast of this year’s pantomime Peter Pan (Fri 29 Nov ’19 – Sun 19 Jan ’20). Firstly, returning for the third year in a row, … Continued

The Refuge Play – A Beyond Walls Project with Danusia Iwaszko

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  Danusia Iwaszko, Writer Annie Munson, Former CEO Bury St Edmunds Women’s Aid Centre Ltd Judith Grandi, Former Trustee Bury St Edmunds Women’s Aid Centre Ltd Lucinda Meredith, Beyond Walls Producer   ‘We are more than excited to welcome Associate … Continued

Big Skies – A New Youth Project Starting Next Week

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  Directed by Marcus Romer Written by James McDermott and Atiha Sen Gupta Facilitated by Theatre Royal’s Creative Learning Team: Hayley Murrow (Education & Youth Projects Producer) and Katie Wright (Associate Artist for Youth Theatre)     DEVELOPED WITH PARTICIPANTS … Continued