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‘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

Oliver Twist Young Company Auditions

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Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds is delighted to be casting its youth production of Oliver Twist Written by Charles Dickens and Adapted by Jeremy Brock Thu 9 – Sat 11 Apr   Auditions will take place on Sun 17 Nov … Continued

A Right Royal Revue – Auction Fun

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On Sun 13 Oct, we are hosting our 200th Birthday party! Presented by the wonderful Roy Hudd, OBE and written by his wife Debbie Flitcroft, this evening will be the birthday bash to end all bashes. Featuring a star-studded line-up, … Continued

Pantomime Poster Competition!

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Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds is launching its annual poster competition to celebrate this year’s pantomime, Peter Pan. There are some fabulous prizes up for grabs for the winner. Young people in two age groups under 9 and 9+ are … Continued

The Primadonna Festival

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In August this year, Theatre Royal community participants accompanied by Theatre Royal Associate Artists attended the Primadonna festival at Laffitts Hall – described as the perfect weekend in the country for anyone interested in writing, ideas, books, music activities and … Continued

A GLITTERING GALA TO CELEBRATE 200 YEARS

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Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds will be celebrating it’s 200th birthday on 11 Oct. To ensure the date passes with the appropriate grandeur a very special gala is being staged, hosted by Roy Hudd and featuring a star-studded lineup of … Continued