The better weather has arrived – Easter’s just around the corner – and there’s plenty on in Felixstowe to get you out and about.
On Wednesday 12th Music in Felixstowe present the Wednesday Lunchtime Series: The Ward Piano Quartet at 11.30am at The Orwell Hotel
With Nicholas Ward (violin), Wendy Poulston (viola), Harriet Bennett (cello) and Andrew Leach (piano) playing Haydn Trio no 24 in D, Brahms Piano Quartet in A op 26.
Admission £10.00. Advance booking recommended.
Tickets available from Stillwater Books Limited (Hamilton Road) or on 01394 670633
On Saturday 15th at The Spa Humpty Dumpty’s Easter Eggstravaganza, an Easter panto by the Dennis Lowe Theatre Company
The performance is 45 minutes each half with a 20 minute interval followed by a meet and greet with the eggciting characters from the play, and there will be some Easter Eggs hidden around the theatre too – finders keepers!
Two shows at 10.30am and 2.30pm. Adults £14.00-£16.00. Concessions £10.00-£12.00. Family (two adults and two children) £44.00-£52.00 Box Office: 01394 284962.
Also on the 15th there is Felixstowe Mayor’s Charity 1940’s Live Music and Afternoon Tea at The Salvation Army Hall from 2pm – 4.30pm in aid of the Mayor’s charities – Level Two Youth Project and Guide Dogs.
Featuring Jane and Julie from ‘Tyler-Kemp Music’. Listen and sing-a-long to songs from the wartime.
Tickets: Adults £5.00, children £2.00. Pre-booking essential. Available from Lorna on 01394 288193, Wendy on 01394 272521 or Penny on 01394 275073.
On Sunday 16th from 8pm Live Music at The Fludyers Hotel features local vocalist Chelsea Francis Admission free.
On Friday 21st at 1.30pm The Spa presents Easter Bunny’s Egg-sellent Adventure
Join the hunt for the hidden chocolate factory in Easter Bunny’s Eggs-ellent Adventure and meet him afterwards to get a special Easter present!
Songs include ‘Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes’, ‘Wheels on the Bus’, ‘The Hokey Cokey’, ‘One Finger, One Thumb’, ‘If You’re Happy And You Know It’, and many, many more!
This is a family show particularly suitable for 2-7 year olds and lasts for 40 minutes, followed by our popular meet, greet and treat with the Easter Bunny himself!
All tickets £12.00. Children’s ticket includes an Easter treat. Box Office: 01394 284962.
On Saturday 22nd art 7.30pm The Felixstowe Friends of St. Elizabeth Hospice present the Suffolk Constabulary Male Voice Choir Concert at St Johns Church
A wonderful concert, including light refreshments. Tickets £8.00. Available from Carol Florey on 01394 670320 (firstname.lastname@example.org); Heather Hill on 01394 278745 (email@example.com); Lena Moreton on 01394 286901 (firstname.lastname@example.org) or the Felixstowe Hospice shop in Hamilton Road.
Also no the 22nd The Spa presents Jimmy Carr – The Best Of, Ultimate, Gold Greatest Hits Tour at 8pm
A hilarious selection of his very best jokes along with brand new material for the ultimate comedy show.
All tickets £30.00. Box Office: 01394 284962.
On Suday 23rd from 8pm Jazz East at The Alex present Gabriel Zucker; The Delegation (from the US) Admission free.
On Friday 28th Suffolk Libraries Presents: ‘The Artist’s Garden’, a film about an exhibition of American impressionism.
Two showings: 3pm (doors open at 2.30pm) and 7pm (doors open at 6.30pm).
Tickets £7.50. Pre-booking essential. 01394 694880.
On Saturday 29th The Spa presents The Counterfeit Stones 2017 Satis-fiction Tour at 7.30pm
The Counterfeit Stones are back at The Spa by popular demand! Following their hugely acclaimed show in 2016 they return with their 2017 Satis-fiction tour.
The show is essentially a mockumentary of the Rolling Stones’ colourful history from 1962. The repertoire, instruments and clothes faithfully match those of the originals, and their performance has been affectionately described as a masterpiece in ‘fraud rock and hookey nostalgia’.
Adults £18.50-£20.50. Concessions £16.50-£18.50. Box Office: 01394 284962.
On Sunday 30th at 3pm in St Andrews Church Music in Felixstowe present Come and Sing Brahm’s Requiem
Conducted by Geoff Lavery, with Christine Whiffen and Jonathan Rutherford (piano duet), plus soloists Patrick McCarthy (baritone) and Sarah Gallop (soprano).
Audience and singers £12.00, children free.
Singers please register before the day (01394 670633 or email: email@example.com). Rehearsal for singers at 12noon – refreshments and cake provided.
Audience tickets available from Stillwater Books Limited (Hamilton Road) or on 01394 670633. www.felixstowemusic.com
Also on 30th at 8pm Live Music at The Fludyers Hotel present local vocalist Annika Rands