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Theatres in Colchester

Welcome to the Colchester theatre guide, book theatre tickets, find out what's on and all theatre information for Colchester Arts Centre, Charter Hall, Colchester Community Stadium, Colchester Castle Park, Weston Homes Community Stadium, Three Wise Monkeys, Mercury Theatre, Lakeside Theatre, Headgate Theatre.


Mercury Theatre - Colchester

The range of productions at this theatre is extensive from pantomime to Shakespeare. There are also amateur productions, concerts and comedy catered for in this relatively new theatre. The Mercury Theatre opened in 1972, since then the theatre has become a cultural centre in Colchester, it even has its own small art gallery, the Digby Gallery. They have a main theatre which capacity of 499 and a studio theatre which capacity is 99.

Lakeside Theatre - Colchester

The Lakeside Theatre is located in the Essex university campus. They offer a variety of different shows ranging from drama, dance, music and comedy. The auditorium has a capacity of 200 seats and also has disability access. They do welcome guide dogs at all performances once booking your ticket please inform them. They have free parking anytime after 4:30pm on weekdays, and free all weekend and bank holidays.

Headgate Theatre - Colchester

The Headgate theatre opened in 2002 and is still going strong now. It has an auditorium with 87 seats and the intimate space makes members of the audience feel as though they are part of the set. Upstairs they have a bar area as well as a lounge area, plus Hervey Benham Rehearsal Studio which can be hired out or used to relax from the main theatre.

Colchester Arts Centre - Colchester

Colchester Arts Centre is located inside St Marys Church in the heart of Essex. Over the years the Arts Centre has promoted some very big names ranging from Coldplay, Catherine Tate, Libertines, The killers and many more big names and artists. There is passion is to present great bands and comics to Colchester and there business is all about fresh ideas, new acts and vibrant ways of working.

Charter Hall - Colchester

Charter Hall is part of the Colchester Events Company. It offers something for everyone throughout the year with fabulous line ups on through the year. Some of the shows you can see are comedy, cabaret, tribute bands, television celebrities and many more. The venue can be hired out for birthdays, special occasions and friendly gatherings. It can cater for a large number of guests with modern state of the art facilities.

Colchester Castle Park - Colchester

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Colchester Community Stadium - Colchester

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