Music News

Sunday, March 18, 2018

Two performers with extraordinary life stories – including one from Littleport – will perform in Chatteris and Ely in May.

The St John Passion: the harpsichord was ancient, its organ hadn’t been serviced for more than three decades and the overhead choir stall was so unstable that there was a real danger it would crash to the floor.

Andrew Parnell

Hundreds of fashion-forward Cambridge University students filled the city’s Corn Exchange last night at an annual charity fashion show, this year raising £5,000 for anti human trafficking charity A21.

Cambridge University

The Umbrella Big Band will play for a ballroom dance in Prickwillow on Saturday March 17.

The RAF Swing Wing Band will visit Wisbech for a concert in celebration of the 100th anniversary of the Royal Air Force.

Theatre News

Sunday, March 18, 2018

China State Theatre is bringing its production of The Embroidery Girl to the Cambridge Corn Exchange next week.

A mind-bending psychological thriller from the pen of Anthony Horowitz comes to Bury St Edmunds’ Theatre Royal fr

Join KD Theatre on an exciting adventure along the riverbank when they stage a new production of Kenneth Grahame’s family classic ‘The Wind In The Willows.’

A new adaptation of Rudyard Kipling’s family classic The Jungle Book comes to life at the Cambridge Arts Theatre from Tuesday 20 to Saturday 24 March.

James Graham’s play, This House, takes you back to the 1970s. It’s set in the House of Commons and it opens with MPs waving their order papers to a band with skinny musicians in jeans with long, flowing tresses. It then moves into the punk era and like the band’s spikey hair and the studs, everything gets harsher.

Labour Party

Arts News

Monday, March 5, 2018

A new theatre production by Lori Hopkins that incorporates puppetry, original music and stunning design is coming to Wisbech later this month.

Comedian Jason Manford is bringing his Muddle Class tour to the Cambridge Corn Exchange on Thursday March 8.

Following the sell-out success of 2017, Cambridge Footlights are back by popular demand with two nights of hilarious new comedy.


Comedian Rich Hall is coming to the Cambridge Corn Exchange as part of the venue’s City Roots event series.

Entertainment News

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A writers day and a Shakespearean dinner will help raise money for improvements at a church in Witchford.

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