Toe tapping & hip wiggling at the Norfolk & Norwich Festival

Norwich, Norfolk

For 17 days during May, Norwich becomes a hotbed of international art and performance creating a plethora of entertainment for all ages.

Internationally renowned, the Norfolk & Norwich Festival has become a highlight of the region’s cultural calendar featuring a superb line-up of companies and ensembles from all over the world.

Visual arts, music, theatre, dance and contemporary circus transforms the city with performances taking place in historic buildings, theatres and unusual open spaces. The free outdoor programme is particularly breath-taking attracting and entertaining audiences in their thousands with exquisite shows of magnificent proportions.

The utterly captivating Spiegeltent sets up camp in Chapelfield Gardens compete with pop-up bar. Open for glamorous lounge lizards and lovers of kooky intimate art forms, step into a colourful, vintage world of fabulousness to enjoy some frivolous and often humorous down time.

Hosting over 100 performances, this 200 year old celebration of culture knows how to put the EXTRA into EXTRAordinary!

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