Music News

Wed, 08:30

Ely Consort’s next concert takes place in Ely Methodist Church and focuses exclusively on music written in the High Renaissance and Baroque eras.

Larry Green will provide the music at a tea dance at Hiam Sports and Social Club

HIAM Sports and Social Club in Prickwillow has a list of upcoming tea and sequence dances.

Beth Hart

Grammy nominated singer-songwriter, Beth Hart is coming to Cambridge as part of a seven-date UK tour in May.

Gerry Colvin

Veteran performer Gerry Colvin is scheduled to appear at Ely Folk Club, in March.

Madness bring their Grandslam tour to Newmarket Nights on June 26.

Madness are the latest act to sign up for this summer’s series of concerts at Newmarket Racecourse.

Theatre News

Yesterday, 07:20

Jason Donovan and Raymond Coulthard star in The King’s Speech, coming to the Arts Theatre, in Cambridge, in March.

Hansel & Gretel at Little Downham.

The story of how Hansel and Gretel save their lives by outwitting a witch is brought to the stage with a modern twist thanks to Little Downham panto group.

The cast of Oh What A Lovely War. Picture: HELEN MAYBANKS

Coronation Street star Wendi Peters stars in the revival of Joan Littlewood’s award-winning musical Oh What A Lovely War, which comes to Cambridge Arts Theatre, in March.

All My Sons is coming to the Arts Theatre, in Cambridge.

Talawa Theatre Company returns to Cambridge Arts Theatre later this month with the critically acclaimed production of All My Sons.

Ely Amateur Dramatic Society's Vicar of Dibley

Ely Amateur Dramatic Society’s stage adaptation of the classic sit com The Vicar of Dibley runs from February 18-21

Arts News

Tue, 08:30

A new collection of landscapes is going on display at the Lynn Strover Gallery, next month.

Ben Norris.

King’s Lynn Corn Exchange’s comedy club continues its spring season this month, with four comedians set to take to the stage.

Entertainment News

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Burwell Museum and Windmill will open on Easter weekend for the return of its annual Easter egg hunt and family day.

Bygones & Organ Day at Little Downham Village Hall Ely. Maureen and Bernard Pilgrim entertainers. Picture: Steve Williams.

Preparations have started for the 23rd annual Little Downham Bygones and Organs Extravaganza, which takes place on March 28.

Volunteer Mary Finney looks at one of the exhibits. Picture: HELEN DRAKE

More than 60 displays of Ecclesiastical Embroidery have gone on display at Ely Cathedral for a month-long exhibition, in partnership with the Royal School of Needlework.

Maureen Nolan as Mrs Johnstone, and Sean Jones as Mickey.

Blood Brothers, a tribute to Meat Loaf, a circus act and a production of a Verdi masterpiece are among the shows at King’s Lynn Corn Exchange, next month. Tickets are available from the box office on 01553 764864.

Hundreds turned out to support Crowning Around, in Littleport, last year.

One of Littleport’s most popular fun days returns to the village on May 2.

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