The House of Daze Presents: Freshers Welcome Extravaganza
Sep
21
to Sep 22

The House of Daze Presents: Freshers Welcome Extravaganza

Brought to you by The House of Daze, join us for ‘Take the Weight Off Your Mascara!’ Fresh from London the creative House are ready to turn-it-out and provide the fine city of Norwich a gay ol’ time! 

The girls are back with jam packed show! Sylvia and the House of Daze girls are set to welcome a bunch of new fresh queens this Friday with their ‘Freshers Welcome Extravaganza!’ With group performances, live vocals, strip teases, catwalk competition and killer tunes you’re not going to know what hit you! The collective have one mission this month… To show the newbies of NUA who ever you are, you are loved and you are FEIRCE! So come on down, join the family and Take the eight off your mascara! 

Come on Take the Weight Off Your Mascara babe, you deserve it!

From 8:30pm til' late

£5 entry

unnamed-2.jpg
KERRY_CURL_sylvia_daze_shoot_birdcage_norwich_lanes_FEB_2018-9979.jpg
View Event →
Chips N Tunes with Jamie Winter
Sep
28
to Sep 29

Chips N Tunes with Jamie Winter

Kick start your weekend with a juicy dose of Chips N Tunes...

This Friday we welcome Jamie Winter; Resident DJ of seminal London clubs Trailer Trash and Computer blue, Jamie Winter has been part of the underground clubbing scene for over two decades. With a vast catalogue of Italo Disco, Minimal Wave and 80s Synth, his sets twist from the sublime to the obscure.

Jamie has promised a night of dark disco, post punk, new wave, sprawling synth classics, and everything in between and we can't wait!

Grab some food from Grosvenors opposite, grab a drink from the bar and enjoy your friday night in true Birdcage style.

8pm-12am/ FREE entry

unnamed-8.jpg
View Event →
The Vintage & Creators Pop Up Market
Sep
29
12:00 PM12:00

The Vintage & Creators Pop Up Market

 

Come along for an afternoon of social shopping enjoying some of Norwich’s best creatives and small businesses. An eclectic mix of vintage and retro sellers, local designer makers and artists!

Saturday September 29th 2018

FREE ENTRY

he Event will be held from 12pm - 5pm in our ballroom

We can't wait to have all our fab designer makers and vintage & retro brands there sharing their beautiful creations and vintage finds with you.
We would love to see you there!

38392421_243592762937026_3986256583045677056_n.jpg
View Event →
Yellowlees – ‘Homemade’ EP Launch Show
Oct
1
7:15 PM19:15

Yellowlees – ‘Homemade’ EP Launch Show

Yellowlees is releasing his EP 'Homemade' on 5th October, and to celebrate, he's throwing a launch gig! Hosted at the wonderful venue that is The Birdcage, Norwich, there will be good vibes, good songs, and most importantly, good times to be had by all. Support comes from Oliver Beardmore, Sadie Nencini and Aphra - come down and support local music and get some new tunes in your ears!

Tickets £4 advance, £5 on the door - add a CD copy of the EP to your ticket for just £3! CDs are also available for £5 at the show.

Lineup:

Yellowlees

Aphra

Oliver Beardmore

Sadie Nencini

Tickets: https://www.musicglue.com/yellowlees/events/36c93800-90f1-0136-f4aa-6ef00acd3d20

Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/487795448355279/

1st October // Doors 19:15 // tickets £4adv or £5 on the door 

gig poster.jpg
View Event →
OPEN MIC
Oct
3
7:30 PM19:30

OPEN MIC

Our monthly open mic returns! 

The best of local talent showcases their abilities, varying in poetry, music, comedy and even once, we had an 8 piece oompah band. Famous, of course, for showcasing Ed Sheeran and Isaac Gracie before they got all big 'n' that.

email bookings@thebirdcagenorwich.co.uk with the title OPEN MIC and the month you want to perform! If you don't get a reply, see that as a good thing and you're all booked in!  £3 for spectators! 

Screenshot_20170929-170903.png
View Event →
Chips N Tunes with Jamie Winter
Oct
12
to Oct 13

Chips N Tunes with Jamie Winter

Kick start your weekend with a juicy dose of Chips N Tunes...

This Friday we welcome Jamie Winter; Resident DJ of seminal London clubs Trailer Trash and Computer blue, Jamie Winter has been part of the underground clubbing scene for over two decades. With a vast catalogue of Italo Disco, Minimal Wave and 80s Synth, his sets twist from the sublime to the obscure.

Jamie has promised a night of dark disco, post punk, new wave, sprawling synth classics, and everything in between and we can't wait!

Grab some food from Grosvenors opposite, grab a drink from the bar and enjoy your friday night in true Birdcage style.

8pm-12am/ FREE entry

unnamed-8.jpg
View Event →
Papier-Mache Workshop
Oct
15
6:00 PM18:00

Papier-Mache Workshop

Let's get creative!

A brand new creative workshop here in our ballroom, specifically focusing on all things papier-mache! All the materials you'll need will be provided so grab yourselves a drink, get comfy and put those arty fingers to work!

£4 on the door

 

PAPIER MACHE.jpg
View Event →
The Hard Edges of Metal Live Gig
Oct
22
8:00 PM20:00

The Hard Edges of Metal Live Gig

The Hard Edges of Metalwith support by Charlotte Keeffe (solo trumpet)

This is part of a short tour launching a new all-brass improvising trio - The Hard Edges of Metal. Support comes in the form of solo trumpet improvised sets by London-based trumpeter Charlotte Keeffe.

From rasping dissonance through mysterious melancholy to sweet sonority, the Hard Edges of Metal bring decades of improvising experience to this intriguing trio. Band members have performed with Keith Tippett, Louis Moholo, John Stevens, Paul Rutherford, Paul Jolly, Annie Whitehead, Sylvia Hallett and Clive Bell to name but a few. 

Part of a loose collective of Norfolk-based musicians performing together in many ensembles Chris Dowding (trumpet), Dave Amis (trombone) and Ben Higham (tuba) celebrate texture and emotion with spontaneity and creativity.

www.norwichtriplebill.org.uk

www.thebrassmonkeys.eu

www.monkinc.co.uk

www.arthurjazz.co.uk

www.somethingsgrowinthesea.uk


From 8pm/ £5 entry

View Event →
The House of Daze Presents: Take The Weight Off Your Mascara
Oct
26
to Oct 27

The House of Daze Presents: Take The Weight Off Your Mascara

The House of Daze scandalously invites you to our Night of a Thousand Divas! 
There will be glitz, there will be glamour, and sensational drama, darling!
So bring your diamonds, gowns and fur,
but most importantly... your attitude!!!

Tickets £5 OTD
Doors @ 8:00
Show @ 9:00

Featuring performances from:
• Sylvia Daze
• Bishy Barnabee
• Devil Child
• Liv
and special guests... 

...chased down with a kiki to songs from the greatest divas of our time!!

KERRY_CURL_sylvia_daze_shoot_birdcage_norwich_lanes_FEB_2018-9979.jpg
View Event →

Norwich Acoustic Showcase
Sep
19
7:00 PM19:00

Norwich Acoustic Showcase

Join us for an evening of acoustic music with the following talent performing live on stage:

Jack Benjamin James 7.00 - 7.30 

Skinny Rodgers 7.40 - 8.10 

Laurie Illingworth 8.20 – 8.50 

Hope in High Water 9.00 – 9.30 

Lucy Grubb 9.40 - 10.10

 

7pm/ Free entry

unnamed.jpg
View Event →
Chips N Tunes with Jamie Winter
Sep
14
to Sep 15

Chips N Tunes with Jamie Winter

Kick start your weekend with a juicy dose of Chips N Tunes...

This Friday we welcome Jamie Winter; Resident DJ of seminal London clubs Trailer Trash and Computer blue, Jamie Winter has been part of the underground clubbing scene for over two decades. With a vast catalogue of Italo Disco, Minimal Wave and 80s Synth, his sets twist from the sublime to the obscure.

Jamie has promised a night of dark disco, post punk, new wave, sprawling synth classics, and everything in between and we can't wait!

Grab some food from Grosvenors opposite, grab a drink from the bar and enjoy your friday night in true Birdcage style.

8pm-12am/ FREE entry

unnamed-8.jpg
View Event →
OPEN MIC
Sep
5
7:30 PM19:30

OPEN MIC

Our monthly open mic returns! 

The best of local talent showcases their abilities, varying in poetry, music, comedy and even once, we had an 8 piece oompah band. Famous, of course, for showcasing Ed Sheeran and Isaac Gracie before they got all big 'n' that.

email bookings@thebirdcagenorwich.co.uk with the title OPEN MIC and the month you want to perform! If you don't get a reply, see that as a good thing and you're all booked in!  £3 for spectators! 

NOW FULLY BOOKED WITH PERFORMERS

Screenshot_20170929-170903.png
View Event →
Chips N Tunes with Jamie Winter
Aug
17
to Aug 18

Chips N Tunes with Jamie Winter

Kick start your weekend with a juicy dose of Chips N Tunes...

This Friday we welcome Jamie Winter; Resident DJ of seminal London clubs Trailer Trash and Computer blue, Jamie Winter has been part of the underground clubbing scene for over two decades. With a vast catalogue of Italo Disco, Minimal Wave and 80s Synth, his sets twist from the sublime to the obscure.

Jamie has promised a night of dark disco, post punk, new wave, sprawling synth classics, and everything in between and we can't wait!

Grab some food from Grosvenors opposite, grab a drink from the bar and enjoy your friday night in true Birdcage style.

8pm-12am/ FREE entry

unnamed-8.jpg
View Event →
The House of Daze Presents: Take The Weight Off Your Mascara
Aug
10
to Aug 11

The House of Daze Presents: Take The Weight Off Your Mascara

// FREAK SHOW //

 

Brought to you by The House of Daze, join us for ‘Take the Weight Off Your Mascara!’ Fresh from London the creative House are ready to turn-it-out and provide the fine city of Norwich a gay ol’ time! 

Hosted by the fabulous Sylvia Daze and performances from The House of Daze throughout the night expect sickening looks, mystery prizes, fabulousness all round, high drag, glitter and tunes from all the legends. From Beyonce to Shirley Bassey, from Prince to Whitney it’s rest assured that The House of Daze will have you on your feet! 

Come on Take the Weight Off Your Mascara babe, you deserve it!

From 9pm til' late

£5 entry

AUG10TH.jpg
KERRY_CURL_sylvia_daze_shoot_birdcage_norwich_lanes_FEB_2018-9979.jpg
View Event →
No Fear Gardening: Fancy Fushias
Aug
8
7:00 PM19:00

No Fear Gardening: Fancy Fushias

Come along to hear from an expert Fuchsia collector!

Kristopher Harper MCIHort (owner) established the James Lye Fuchsia Collection in 2009 as a hobby to preserve, research and archive the legacy of James Lye, a Victorian fuchsia hybridiser from Market Lavington in Wiltshire. This collection was recognised by Plant Heritage as a National Plant Collection in 2012.

Due to the popular demand for young plants from the Collection and enquiries about other fuchsia cultivars, Kristopher established ‘Harper & Debbage’ to facilitate the growing and sale of fuchsias plants, which are sold via our online shop, or at shows and events we attend.

http://www.harperanddebbage.co.uk/about-us

Awards:

2017: Silver medal winner at the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show for an exhibit of Fuchsia

2016: Bronze medal winner at the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show for an exhibit of Fuchsia

Tickets £3.21 : https://www.thebirdcagenorwich.co.uk/events/2018/8/8/no-fear-gardening-fancy-fushias

27337067_933842930117642_7844283607111174814_n.jpg
View Event →
OPEN MIC
Aug
1
7:30 PM19:30

OPEN MIC

Our monthly open mic returns! 

The best of local talent showcases their abilities, varying in poetry, music, comedy and even once, we had an 8 piece oompah band. Famous, of course, for showcasing Ed Sheeran and Isaac Gracie before they got all big 'n' that.

email bookings@thebirdcagenorwich.co.uk with the title OPEN MIC and the month you want to perform! If you don't get a reply, see that as a good thing and you're all booked in! (we will update the site for when we are full on the open mic slots!) £3 for spectators! 

FULLY BOOKED WITH ACTS

Screenshot_20170929-170903.png
View Event →
Pride On The Green
Jul
28
12:00 PM12:00

Pride On The Green

The House Of Daze Present: Neon Summer Of Love to celebrate Norwich Pride in style.

Join us on St Gregory's Green outside the Birdcage as we celebrate LGBT in true Birdcage and House of Daze style with live drag performances, DJ's, cocktails, and stalls.

Stall holders include the Love Moi Glitter pop-up bar for all things GLAM, snazzy pop-colour jewellery by Hannah Ottolangui, The Rainbow Cake Co selling delicious cakes/sweet treats, local artist Sam Harrons with Pride-inspired prints and artwork and not forgetting Maggies Pastry & Lemonade stall, offering her delicious home made treats.

The House of Daze - Cultivated by Miss Sylvia Daze, the House of Daze is a Norwich based drag house dedicated to spreading the word of love, unapologetic expression, inclusivity, fun and slaying the stage. Through performance, costumes, make up and a whole lot of glitter these five ladies delve into their most fabulous fantasies and bring them to life on stage for all to witness. So grad a beverage, grab your girls, sit back and watch the spectacle unfold! 

FREE ENTRY

PRIDE POSTER.jpg
HOUSE OF DAZE.jpg
View Event →
Chips n Tunes With Dr Disco
Jul
20
7:00 PM19:00

Chips n Tunes With Dr Disco

Native to South East London, Dr Disco is schlepping his record box up to the birdcage to play you a mix of 80's classics, Latin, Boogie and of course, some Disco. All requests carefully considered. Finish your chips, get a pint down you and get you dancing shoes on for a special treat and a lot of fun. 

From 7-late

Free entry

DR DISCO.jpg
View Event →
VOLTA! Live Lit & Open Mic
Jul
19
7:30 PM19:30

VOLTA! Live Lit & Open Mic

Volta is a monthly poetry night here in Norwich featuring guest readers alongside open-mic.
There is plenty of three minute open-mic slots for poetry / prose / experiments so feel free to get in touch or sign-up on the night. :) 

Doors: 7:30pm
Entry: £2
 

https://www.facebook.com/events/240632409997853/

unnamed-4.jpg
View Event →
The Hard Edges of Metal, with support by Charlotte Keeffe
Jul
16
8:00 PM20:00

The Hard Edges of Metal, with support by Charlotte Keeffe

This is part of a short tour launching a new all-brass improvising trio - The Hard Edges of Metal. Support comes in the form of solo trumpet improvised sets by London-based trumpeter Charlotte Keeffe.

From rasping dissonance through mysterious melancholy to sweet sonority, the Hard Edges of Metal bring decades of improvising experience to this intriguing trio. Band members have performed with Keith Tippett, Louis Moholo, John Stevens, Paul Rutherford, Paul Jolly, Annie Whitehead, Sylvia Hallett and Clive Bell to name but a few. 

Part of a loose collective of Norfolk-based musicians performing together in many ensembles Chris Dowding (trumpet), Dave Amis (trombone) and Ben Higham (tuba) celebrate texture and emotion with spontaneity and creativity. (The Birdcage, 8pm, £5)

£5

www.norwichtriplebill.org.uk

www.thebrassmonkeys.eu

www.monkinc.co.uk

www.arthurjazz.co.uk

www.somethingsgrowinthesea.uk

 

Hard Edges-3.png
View Event →
BAM BOO!
Jul
13
7:30 PM19:30

BAM BOO!

// BAM BOO //

 

Join the BAM BOO DJs in the bar as they kick start the weekend in style, playing the very best nu-disco/Balearic afro and sunset soul.

 

Every first Friday of the month. Free entry

BambooPoster_Small.jpg
View Event →
Norwich Lanes Garden Party
Jul
7
to Jul 8

Norwich Lanes Garden Party

The Norwich Lanes Garden Party is a fully licensed 2 day summer celebration in the heart of the Lanes on St Gregory’s Green. 

Pull up a blanket and make yourselves comfortable for a heady mix of great live music, DJs and much much more besides. Grab your drinks from the Birdcage and food from the local eateries and simply kick back, relax and enjoy.

This event has kindly been sponsored by the lovely people at Bullards Gin. Their gin is made in the heart of the Norwich Lanes, is absolutely delicious and available from the bar all weekend to enjoy.

Join the Facebook group

 

SATURDAY LINE UP

12-2PM: VOLTA (LIVE LIT & POETRY) with:

Anna Cathenka

Cai Draper

Andrew Hook

Nick Jackson

Gboyega Odubanjo

Flo Reynolds

Alex Russell

Russell J Turner

Julia Webb

Patrick Widdess

Olly Watson

 

2-4PM: OPEN MIC SESSIONS with:

Amy Rose

Niamh

Alex Asher

My Dream Pagoda

Billy I need a holiday jazz duo

Mutant Vinyl

 

4-6PM: ACCESS CREATIVE PRESENTS: SKYNT with:

Baden (4:00)

Nancy Dunnell (4:25)

The Outset (4:50)

Finn Doherty (5:30)

 

6-8PM: OUR HOUSE & FLINT DJ’S & THE HOUSE OF DAZE

SUNDAY LINE UP

11.30AM: Lanes DJ

 

12.30PM:  'Dlore' live band supported by FRANKS BAR

 

1.30PM: 'Those Deadbeat Cats' live band supported by GROSVENOR

 

2.30PM:  '4D Jones' live band supported by MOORISH

 

3.30PM: 'Chrome' DJ set supported byDOGFISH/SEVENWOLVES/CATFISH

 

4.30PM: 'Gladboy' band supported by NORWICH NOW

 

5.30PM: 'Soul Stew' DJ set supported by PHILIP BROWNE

View Event →
OPEN MIC
Jul
4
7:30 PM19:30

OPEN MIC

Our monthly open mic returns! 

The best of local talent showcases their abilities, varying in poetry, music, comedy and even once, we had an 8 piece oompah band. Famous, of course, for showcasing Ed Sheeran and Isaac Gracie before they got all big 'n' that.

email bookings@thebirdcagenorwich.co.uk with the title OPEN MIC and the month you want to perform! If you don't get a reply, see that as a good thing and you're all booked in! (we will update the site for when we are full on the open mic slots!) £3 for spectators! 

View Event →
Berrys & Grey Wreath Making Workshop
Jul
1
1:30 PM13:30

Berrys & Grey Wreath Making Workshop

Berrys & Grey will be hosting a series of their wonderful creative workshops here in our ballroom.

This session commences at 10AM at the Berrys & Grey store, where you'll meet and greet. You'll then take a 5 minute walk to the studio where the workshop will take place.

Once at the studio the B&G team will teach you all you need to know about Autentico Paint and answer any questions you may have.  We will take you through a step-by-step process of how to make a basic wreath. Any additional flowers you may wish to add will be charged at the end of the session.

The session finishes at 1.00pm

The total cost is £59.99 per head, including materials.

At the end of the session you will be gifted a 10% discount voucher for Autentico products.

BUY YOUR TICKET HERE.

WREATH.jpg
View Event →
Berrys & Grey Chalk Paint Workshop- Disco Ain't Dead
Jul
1
10:00 AM10:00

Berrys & Grey Chalk Paint Workshop- Disco Ain't Dead

Berrys & Grey will be hosting a series of their wonderful creative workshops here in our ballroom.

This session commences at 1:30PM at the Berrys & Grey store, where you'll meet and greet. You'll then take a 5 minute walk to the studio where the workshop will take place.

Once at the studio the B&G team will teach you all you need to know about Autentico Paint and answer any questions you may have.

Once at the studio our team will teach you all you need to know about Autentico Paint and answer any questions you may have.We then show you how best to use the paint as well as teach you a variety of techniques including Stenciling, Decoupage, Leaf Gilding, Spray Painting and Wax techniques. You will then get to customize your own disco ball using which ever techniques you prefer.

The session finishes at 4:30pm

The total cost is £49.99 per head, including materials.

At the end of the session you will be gifted a 10% discount voucher for Autentico products.

BUY YOUR TICKET HERE.

DISCO.jpg
View Event →