Music News

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Chatteris country rock musician Christian Smith is set to release his new album 'Revival' on June 8.

Musicians and friends Boo Hewerdine and Darden Smith will perform in Ely later this month.

Ely Sinfonia joins forces with Kings Lynn Festival Chorus to perform Verdi's religious masterpiece, which is one of the best-loved requiems ever written, at Ely Cathedral on Saturday May 4

Fizzing with energy, there's never a dull moment in Fame The Musical, which is lighting up the Cambridge Arts Theatre this week.

He Writes The Songs - The Manilow Songbook is at Hunstanton's Princess Theatre on Saturday 4 May.

Theatre News

Wed, 12:24

A spine-tingling thriller that combines spooky scares with witty humour and plenty of modern twists, The House on Cold Hill is a must-see for fans of horror and suspense.

Viva Soham will bring the much-loved sitcom Hi-de-Hi to life at Soham Village College's Performing Arts Centre from May 28 to 31.

Stones in His Pockets requires two actors to perform all 15 characters, men and women, playing roles from spoilt American starlet to village old timer.

The play has two preoccupations: English politics on the eve of the Second World War, the remains of an old era, and those last remaining, aristocratic households with live-in servants.

Ballet Black's triple bill includes a dance inspired by a miners' strike in South Africa in 1946 - literally a piece de resistance.

Arts News

Monday, May 13, 2019

Comedian Rob Beckett brings his Work in Progress show to the Hinchingbrooke Performing Arts Centre.

Horror was the theme running through an exhibition by students at a Wisbech cinema.

Fizzing with energy, there's never a dull moment in Fame The Musical, which is lighting up the Cambridge Arts Theatre this week.

A March based group that specialises in pom dance - an American dance style made up from cheer leading and jazz technique -has walked away with over 12 trophies at a competition.

Pam Ayres has been making the nation laugh for over 40 years - and on Friday May 10 she's coming to the King's Lynn Corn Exchange.

Entertainment News

Yesterday, 09:35

Families are being invited along to the Grafham Water Centre on Bank Holiday Monday for a celebration open day.

It is an outdoor dining experience like no other - London in the Sky offers unique views of the city skyline sipping on cocktails suspended 100ft in the air.

Want to travel world but don't have enough time or money? Why not come down to Ely Markets the late May Bank Holiday weekend?

Local companies enjoyed success at Truckfest, the biggest outdoor trucking festival in Europe. Attracting the biggest names in the haulage industry from around the United Kingdom some 3,500 trucks were in attendance.

"Bit of rain, hail and sun -ah to be in Ely on a day like this" was how the city's mayor Mike Rouse summed up the Eel Day parade on one of his final civic weekends before handing over to a new mayor.

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