NORWICH ARTS CENTRE
St. Benedict’s Street, Norwich, NR2 4PG | Venue Cap. 270 | Website
Norwich Arts Centre is a small, independently run venue with charitable status situated close to the centre of Norwich.
The converted church (originally built in 1349) houses an auditorium able to cater for seated and standing events with many original features of St Swithin’s Church in tact.
Big names, small venue… The venue received the prestigious ‘NME Best Small Venue in the Eastern Region’ award in 2011, 2012 and 2013.
Over the years NAC has seen an amazing array of shows from performers who have subsequently gone on to achieve fame. Amongst those who have appeared are bands such as Coldplay, Nirvana, Oasis, Muse, Kasabian and The Manic Street Preachers as well as blues legend Dr John. Stage performers like Little Britain stars Matt Lucas and David Walliams, top comedians like Dylan Moran, Jack Dee, Josie Long, David Baddiel and Rob Newman have all graced the stage over the years.