Le Gateau Chocolat’s Icons at the Norfolk and Norwich Festival

If drag is the art of painting on a mask only to reveal the person inside, Le Gateau Chocolat revealed herself in all of her glittering glory in the Adnams Spiegeltent last night. Icons at the Norfolk and Norwich Festival was an intimate celebration of the performers and songs that helped shaped…

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Review | Passionate Machine at Norfolk and Norwich Festival

If you thought time travel was the stuff of Hollywood blockbusters, Rosy Carrick’s Passionate Machine will make you think again. On Friday evening, as part of the Norfolk and Norwich Festival, Carrick took the audience at Norwich Arts Centre on an adventure through space and time. Using multi-media storytelling and…

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IOU’s Rear View at Norfolk and Norwich Festival

The word theatre doesn’t normally conjured up an image of an open top double-decker bus, life drawing classes or noise cancelling headphones. But they are a handful of things that made IOU’s performance of Rear View at the Norfolk and Norwich festival so unique. This immersive piece of theatre just blew…

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Casus Circus Driftwood at the Norfolk and Norwich Festival

The Adnams Spiegeltent is home to a very special performance for the duration of the Norfolk and Norwich festival – Casus Circus Driftwood. It tells the story of human interactions and relationships through the power of movement of the human body. From backflips, to aerial hoop performances, a head stand on a…

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Super Sunday at the Norfolk and Norwich Festival

The Race Horse Company’s performance of Super Sunday at the Norfolk and Norwich Festival might just be the randomist, most exciting and confusing thing I’ve ever seen. The Finnish circus troupe are renowned for their death-defying stunts combined with humour and madcap brilliance. What I wasn’t expecting was a group…

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