Internationally recognised and at the heart of Norwich’s cultural community, Norwich Arts Centre is a contemporary arts venue that delivers a daily programme of live music, theatre, dance, live art, visual art, literature and comedy. It is a small, independently run venue with charitable status with a mission to support the development of artists and nurture emerging talent across a range of art forms; Norwich Arts Centre really is the best small venue in Britain.< Return to previous page
In 2014 the venue received the prestigious NME Britain’s Best Small Venue award, having previously been shortlisted for the award in 2011, 2012, 2013. In 2014 it was also honoured with both a EDP People’s Choice Award for best small to mid-scale venue, festival or organisation and the Dr Frank Bates Musical Theatre and Dance Award. In 2015 and 2016 NAC received the LIVE UK Music Business Awards for Best Venue Teamwork.
30 September 2021. Times: 8pm
The black-humoured bard of Newcastle, introduces us to grand themes through small lives.
1 October 2021. Times: 8pm
Bo Ningen are a Japanese four-piece alternative rock band fusing disparate sounds and influences into a fierce eclectic torrent of grooves.
2 October 2021. Times: 8pm
Sink Ya Teeth are a pair who produce music that bounces effortlessly between groove and gloom.
9 October 2021. Times: 8pm
London-based producer Rival Consoles is notable for making synthesisers sound human and atmospheric.
13 October 2021. Times: 8pm
Sam Lee is an acclaimed, award-winning inventive singer that takes the listener on a truly compelling and emotional journey.
17 October 2021. Times: 8pm
The Courettes is the garage duo sensation from Brazil and Denmark!
18 October 2021. Times: 8pm
Portland based singer-songwriter meshes effortlessly wispy vocals, guitars, keyboards with country tweaks of folk-rock.
20 October 2021. Times: 8pm
Melancholic piano sounds merged with electro-flourishes and techno-touches from the Düsseldorf duo.
22 October 2021. Times: 8pm
An exhilarating cocktail of Balkan melodies, ska and latin grooves and sizzling brass played with furious energy and theatrical humour.
23 October 2021. Times: 8pm
For over 30 years, the James Taylor Quartet have set the standard for the coolest sounds in funky acid jazz.
28 October 2021. Times: 8pm
LYR is a nexus of diverse creative disciplines and one of the most thrilling musical prospects from 2020.
29 October 2021. Times: 8pm
The in-demand singer-songwriter and member of Afrobeat collective Kokoroko, tours his striking solo debut released last August.