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Interview with Friend or Foe actors, Jake Davies and Sean Aydon!

Interview with Friend or Foe actors, Jake Davies and Sean Aydon!

by Daisy Jones

Following the outstanding success of their 2013 production, The Butterfly Lion, the Mercury Theatre is back with another adaptation of a modern classic from Michael Morpurgo. Set in rural…

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PRINT ISN’T DEAD! - Printmaking exhibitions at Smiths Row and The Minories

PRINT ISN’T DEAD! - Printmaking exhibitions at Smiths Row…

by Emily Godden

Whether you’ve had a go as a child at the legendary potato print or have screen printed your own t-shirts, printmaking and print is far from dead. Injecting some life into the old bean…

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Autumn Season starts with a splash!

Autumn Season starts with a splash!

by Theatre Royal Bury St Edmunds

From the co-production of classic comedy, Three Men in a Boat to the stage adaptation of Private Peaceful (Winner of the Blue Peter Book of the Year) written by Michael Morpurgo, the Theatre…

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SPILL Festival of Performance 2014 – Programme Launch

SPILL Festival of Performance 2014 – Programme Launch

by Emily Godden

It’s Wednesday September 2, the programme launch of SPILL Festival of Performance 2014. So coveted are the precious programmes, they even get a round of applause! These little black books…

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SMALL WORLDS - NEW EXHIBITION @ FREUDIAN SHEEP GALLERY

SMALL WORLDS - NEW EXHIBITION @ FREUDIAN SHEEP GALLERY

by Emily Godden

A new exhibition with work by over twenty local artists on the theme of small worlds is opening Saturday 6th September, 3-7pm at the Freudian Sheep gallery. Come and check out the mini…

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The Wall by Mercury Youth Company @ Mercury Theatre, Colchester!

The Wall by Mercury Youth Company @ Mercury Theatre, Colchester!

by Daisy Jones

After their sold-out production of Quadrophenia last summer, the Mercury Young Company is back, armed with one rock opera, acres of talent, and several purple wigs. Based on Pink Floyd’s…

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Suffolk’s Homegrown Music Festival in pictures, by Steven Clark!

Suffolk’s Homegrown Music Festival in pictures, by Steven…

by IP1zine

Many festival goers enjoyed music, camping, bonfires and silent discos throughout the weekend, a little rain wasn’t going to put these two off! Huge Twisted Piglet fans (you probably had…

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UNSEENBEAUTY : Arts / Town Hall til 30/08/14

UNSEENBEAUTY : Arts / Town Hall til 30/08/14

by Martin Carter

USB’s LAST WEEK IN ‘IP1’ PARADISE… Martin Carter is a Suffolk-based artist, photographer, painter and print maker with a passion for the environment. His work explores the colour and texture…

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RUN IPS BANK HOLIDAY SPECIAL

RUN IPS BANK HOLIDAY SPECIAL

by ReignStormEnt.

Do you remember Traders, L’apres or The Attic? Join us BANK HOLIDAY SUNDAY 24th AUGUST, for the 4th Edition of RUN IPS where we’ll be playing the best in Old School RnB & Hip Hop! Taking…

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Derelicht launch exclusive clothing range!

Derelicht launch exclusive clothing range!

by IP1zine

Derelicht has launched an exclusive range of threads with BOXPARK-based boutique fashion retailer Millionhands. Millionhands knock out sweats and tees for the likes of R&S Records,…

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Creative Computing Club is back!!!

Creative Computing Club is back!!!

by Creative Computing Club

Creative Computing Club is set to return this September in both Ipswich and Colchester, provides participants with the opportunity to learn to make apps, games, computer programming,…

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Housefly Records interviews Bindanox

Housefly Records interviews Bindanox

by IP1zine

Nelson Binda’s projects included Snooker Boys and Optimistic. This month saw the release of his new EP, Rewind the Future, under the new project name Bindanox. As a label head, Bindanox is…

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Theatre in the Forest – Wuthering Heights @ Jimmy’s Farm!

Theatre in the Forest – Wuthering Heights @ Jimmy’s…

by Daisy Jones

Every year, Red Rose Chain produces its celebrated Theatre in the Forest shows, and every year audiences are thrilled and entertained by their performances. This year is no different. As I…

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Good for Nothing Ipswich – Gig Number Two @ Atrium Studios, Ipswich, September 6!

Good for Nothing Ipswich – Gig Number Two @ Atrium Studios,…

by IP1zine

After the raging success of their first gig, Good for Nothing Ipswich is back with another, again hosted by Atrium Studios at University Campus Suffolk. This time they are doing things a…

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Launch Party Part 2 @ Paper Bag Factory, Ipswich, August 16!

Launch Party Part 2 @ Paper Bag Factory, Ipswich, August 16!

by IP1zine

Thought that Saturday’s epic opening bash at Paper Bag Factory was the launch party? Nah, that was just part one… Ipswich’s saviour club, Paper Bag Factory, is doing it all again this…

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Reading Room @ Pacitti Company, Ipswich, September 18, FREE!

Reading Room @ Pacitti Company, Ipswich, September 18, FREE!

by PacittiCompany

Over the years the Pacitti Company has accumulated a great library of books related to live art, performance, ritual, politics and lots more besides. Reading Room is a special one-day open…

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Salon: Gravity, @ Pacitti Company, Ipswich, September 4!

Salon: Gravity, @ Pacitti Company, Ipswich, September 4!

by PacittiCompany

Mehmet Sander is a hugely important figure in contemporary theatre and performance and we are delighted to welcome him to the Think Tank. “Gravity is a natural phenomenon by which all…

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Steps @ Waterfront Gallery, Ipswich, until August 31!

Steps @ Waterfront Gallery, Ipswich, until August 31!

by Emily Godden

Steps is a new exhibition by MA Arts Practice students from UCS, which will see a different pair of students curate a show from a selection of each other’s work each week. There will be…

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RAMP Recordings launches new Ipswich nightclub, Paper Bag Factory!

RAMP Recordings launches new Ipswich nightclub, Paper Bag Factory!

by IP1zine

Local legend Tom Kerridge, founder and owner of RAMP Recordings, is opening a new nightclub in Ipswich in a move that will put a rocket launcher up the arse of the town’s clubbing…

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Interview with Mr Millerchip ahead of PATCHWORK @ Baker & Barista, Ipswich, from August 8!

Interview with Mr Millerchip ahead of PATCHWORK @ Baker &…

by Emily Godden

Opening this Friday is an exciting display of new colour work by Suffolk illustrator Joel Millerchip (aka Mr Millerchip). Kicking off at 6pm, PATCHWORK will be held at Baker & Barista coffee…

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