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 […]

Are we ready to laugh at Coronavirus? Writer Mark Daniels thinks so

Coronavirus

You can catch the Offie-nominated dark satirical comedy Coronavirus – A Great British Farce, here on 18 November. We asked its writer, Mark Daniels, are we ready to laugh at Covid? He says we’re more than ready. Imagine. You’ve been living alone during lockdown and, every day, you’ve written a diary. A stream-of-consciousness type of diary about… everything and […]

Food for thought from culinary comedian George Egg

Food

He’s been described as a culinary Bill Bailey, only with chopping boards instead of keyboards, and the anarchic face of food – and he’s here on 5 February. Movable Feast is the latest comedy and cooking show from award-winning stand-up George Egg. Watch him make gourmet food live in unusual ways, with the chance to taste […]

Comedy Fest Begins As New Season Continues With Clutterbuck’s Comedy Club

Clutterbuck’s Comedy Club Last Friday saw the beginning of the Comedy Fest here at The Garage, and we cannot wait for the next installment!   “It’s been ages since I laughed that hard” That was just one of the quotes I heard exiting Clutterbuck’s Comedy Club last Friday night. What an evening we shared as an […]

Alan Titch-who? You couldn’t make it up – but BGT stars The Noise Next Door can

BGT

Despite having spent 13 years living in each other’s pockets, The Noise Next Door gang still really make each other laugh. They’re looking forward to doing the same to you. Expect the unexpected when the Edinburgh Fringe favourites bring In Charge to Norwich on 5 May. It’s their sixth national tour of improvised anarchy, with the reins in your hands. […]

Comedy, cancel culture and cake with Comedy Fest’s Tom Clutterbuck

Comedy

Altered Feast, Norwich’s favourite alternative comedy cabaret night, is taking over The Garage for a night on 1 October as part of our Comedy Fest season – featuring Joz Norris, Heidi Regan and headliner Pierre Novellie. We spoke to organiser and Altered Feast founder Tom Clutterbuck about the importance of laughter, “cancel culture” and how […]

It’s showtime! We’re excited for our 2021/22 theatre line-up

Showtime

*new shows added 8 November* It’s showtime! We’re so happy to have opened the doors to our theatre again. There’s plenty to enjoy – with drama, music and our comedy festival (see suggested reads below). Adam Taylor, our Executive Director, said: “I’m so pleased to be welcoming people back into our theatre for our latest […]

Comedy Fest 2021 starring TV favourites and the UK’s standout stand-ups

Comedy

We could all do with a laugh right now, which is why we’re holding our first Comedy Fest this autumn – packed with stars of TV and some of the best stand-ups touring the UK right now. Altered Feast, Norwich’s favourite alternative comedy cabaret night, takes over The Garage with Clutterbuck’s Comedy Club (1 October). […]

Free entertainment for all ages at The Workshop, King’s Lynn, 5-7 August

Workshop

Before reopening its studios for classes in September, our sister venue The Workshop in King’s Lynn has teamed up with Creative Arts East to bring live entertainment back to the town this week. Supported by Farnham Maltings’ house theatre, they have put together a free programme of children’s theatre and spoken word performances. You’ll also […]