Hello future theatre-makers

Theatre

The Garage Norwich is welcoming hundreds of youngsters from across Norfolk, Suffolk, Essex and Cambridgeshire this week as part of NT Connections. We’re one of just 29 regional theatres in the UK taking part in the National Theatre’s annual youth theatre festival and the only venue in this area to be hosting groups. Young theatre-makers […]

I aspire to be a strong role model says Unsigned 2022’s Juliet

Unsigned

It’s time to look at the next of our Unsigned stars, Juliet. Originally from south east London, she moved to the north Norfolk coast when she was 10. Now 18, she’s currently in her last year of her Level Three Vocal Artist course at Access Creative College in Norwich. Q: Tell me more about your […]

New ambassador Gabriel Mokake excited to pay it forward

Mokake

Actor Gabriel Mokake, one of our newest ambassadors, can’t wait to get working with our talented participants. He said : “I definitely jumped at the opportunity to support The Garage as this venue provided so many wonderful experiences and memories of my time in Norfolk as a young artist in training. I would hope to […]

Kids’ 2022 summer term classes are great prep for September school start

Classes

Is your child starting school in September? Our summer preschool classes are the perfect way to help you get them ready for this milestone – and make some fun memories on the way. Creative activities are known for boosting youngsters’ ability to learn and solve problems, to interact with other others and learn self-control, to […]

Thank you Theatres Trust for £5,000 grant for roof repairs

Theatres

We’re celebrating after receiving £5,000 to fund urgent repairs to our flat roof. The grant came from the Theatres Trust, which awarded a total £58,060 to 13 not-for-profit venues across the UK. It was used to help stop further water entering our studio and stage area. Adam Taylor, our Executive Director, said: “We’re extremely grateful […]

Be brave enough to explore your creative side says dancer Alex Sturman 

Creative

Dancer Alex Sturman says giving young people the chance to explore themselves in a creative way is so important – especially during the times we’re living in. He said: “I was genuinely thrilled that an organisation such as The Garage Trust would ask me to become one of their ambassadors. Growing up in Taverham and […]

Shows – enjoy live theatre, comedy and music with us in 2022

Shows

* Updated 18 March* Checked out our what’s on pages yet? We’ve shows that’ll make you think, laugh and cry. Enjoy internationally acclaimed writers, homegrown talent, the theatre-makers of tomorrow and TV’s brightest comedians. Jason Raper, our new Venue Supervisor, said: “It’s great to see the theatre so busy. We’ve already announced some fantastic theatre, comedy […]

Sisters’ starring roles in 2021/22 My First Panto: Cinderella Rocks

Panto

Sisters Florrie and Peony Adams may not appear on stage during My First Panto: Cinderella Rocks. But Ella’s dreams wouldn’t come true without them. The Wymondham youngsters provided the voices for Squeaker and Nibbles, two mice who help her on her journey to stardom in The Garage Norwich’s latest co-production with All-In Productions. They were […]