Month: February 2017

Norfolk and Norwich Operatic Society’s ‘The Witches of Eastwick’ – a guest review

Today City College student Jake Jenner reviews The Witches of Eastwick at Norwich Theatre Royal Norfolk and Norwich Operatic Society’s production of ‘The Witches of Eastwick’ combined high quality characterisation which carried the vocals into an enchanting performance at the Theatre Royal Norwich. The performance was also complimented by a high standard set with added twists of magic to make the audience believe in this dark story. Of course, I have to mention the stars of the show, The Witches; Alexandra Spofford (Claire Reynolds Chandler), Jane Smart (Kathryn White) and Sukie Rougemont (Andrea Ferguson) for their captivating performance and outstanding chemistry....

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Norwich to hold an anti-Trump protest today

Oppose Trump flyers seen in a Norwich bar   The election of the hard-right businessman Donald Trump as US President has raised concerns worldwide that the office sometimes referred to as the “Leader of the Free World” is now occupied by a man who boasts about never paying taxes, grabbing women by their genitals and fomenting hatred and division. His first week in office has seen a raft of illiberal measures rushed through by ‘executive order’ in the face of strong advice against many of them. The Norwich community has a proud record of tolerance, equality and welcoming refugees...

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