Jane McDonald and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra to perform in busy week ahead at the Marina Theatre in Lowestoft

PUBLISHED: 09:57 25 August 2017 | UPDATED: 09:57 25 August 2017

Jane McDonald

Jane McDonald


The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra returns to the Marina Theatre in Lowestoft at the end of a jam packed week of live entertainment.

One of the most talked about films of the year kicks off the exciting programme as Dunkirk (12A) is shown at 2.30pm and 7.30pm on August 25 and 26 and at 7.30pm on August 28, 29 and 30.

Christopher Nolan brings his vision to ‘Dunkirk’, one of the defining events of the 20th Century, starring Tom Hardy, Kenneth Branagh and Mark Rylance.

Next up is Jane McDonald - one of the nation’s most loved entertainers - who is returning with her ‘Making Memories’ tour.

A fantastic production packed full of amazing songs and arrangements featuring Jane’s exceptional musicians and singers, will be performed at 7.30pm on Sunday, August 27.

Tickets cost £29.50/£34.50.

Attention then turns to the big screen as The Emoji Movie (PG) is shown at 2.30pm on August 28, 29 30 and 31 and also at 10.30am on August 29 and 30.

The film unlocks the secret world inside our smartphones, where there lives an emoji called Gene who, unlike all the others, has no filter and a multitude of expressions.

A screening starring Billie Piper will then be shown at 7pm on August 31.

Yerma – NT Live (15) features a young woman, who is driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child in Simon Stone’s radical production of Lorca’s achingly powerful masterpiece. All seats £10.

The week concludes in style as the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra returns to the theatre with ‘A Night at the Opera’.

The performance will be conducted by John Rigby and also features soprano Jeni Bern and tenor Alexander James Edwards.

Join the RPO for what promises to be a sensational night of passion and drama from the world of opera.

This concert brings you outstanding overtures, poignant arias and beautiful duets from some of the world’s favourite operas by Gounod, Bizet, Puccini, Verdi and more.

Tickets cost £27.50/£32.50 with under 25s and group rates available.

Films are just £4.50 if booked 24 hours in advance, call the box office on 01502 533200 or visit

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