• Theatres in Essex

Theatres in Essex

There are many theatres throughout Essex, so whether you want to enjoy a play or pantomime, or experience a concert, music event or show, you're sure to find a theatre local to you.

There are many theatres throughout Essex, so whether you want to enjoy a play or pantomime, or experience a concert, music event or show, you're sure to find a theatre local to you.


Players Theatre Company


Address: Southend on Sea
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Performing Arts Company presenting large scale musicals in and around Essex. » More Info

Finchingfield Guildhall


Address: Church Hill, Finchingfield, Essex CM7 4NN
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Phone: 01371 811333
Set in the rolling countryside of North Essex less than an hour from London is the 15th century Guildhall Finchingfield. The Guildhall is an historic venue with its own interactive museum, small shop, and library. » More Info

The Headgate Theatre


Address: 14 Chapel Street North, Colchester, Essex CO2 7AT
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Phone: 01206 366000
This well-equipped "little gem of a theatre" in Colchester Town Centre has been welcoming visiting amateur and professional groups onto our stage since 2002. » More Info

Princes Theatre


Address: Clacton Town Hall, Station Road, Clacton on Sea, Essex CO15 1SE
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Phone: 01255 686633
The Princes Theatre, situated inside the listed Clacton Town Hall, in the popular and picturesque resort of Clacton on Sea presents a wide range of live entertainment throughout the year. » More Info

Theydon Bois Village Drama Society


Address: Coppice Row, Theydon Bois, Epping, Essex CM16 7ES
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Phone: 01992 919038
Theydon Bois Village Drama Society has a solid reputation for performing a variety of quality productions. This friendly, local group has consistently entertained the local community for nearly 100 years. Come along and see for yourself! » More Info

Towngate Theatre


Address: St. Martin's Square, Basildon, Essex SS14 1DL
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Phone: 01268 205300
Towngate Theatre is the hub for the arts at the heart of Basildon. A home for an exciting programme of drama, musicals, comedy, gigs and children’s theatre that builds to fever pitch for panto season at Christmas time. » More Info

Colchester Arts Centre


Address: Church Street, Colchester, Essex CO1 1NF
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Phone: 01206 500900
Colchester Arts Centre promotes a wide range of contemporary performing arts. It's the little church with the big attitude deep in the heart of Essex. » More Info

Frinton Summer Theatre


Address: 60 Connaught Avenue, Frinton on Sea, Essex CO13 9YY
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Frinton Summer Theatre produces a season of eight productions each year during July and August. » More Info

Saffron Hall


Address: Audley End Road, Saffron Walden, Essex CB11 4UH
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Phone: 0845 548 7650
Saffron Hall is an award-winning 740-seat venue and one of the UK’s most exciting new performance spaces. » More Info

Chelmsford Theatre


Address: Fairfield Road, Chelmsford, Essex CM1 1JG
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Phone: 01245 606505
We are Chelmsford’s cultural and entertainment hub with two venues in the heart of the city. » More Info

Lakeside Theatre


Address: University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park, Square 5, Colchester, Essex CO4 3WA
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Phone: 01206 873261
We are the Lakeside Theatre, the theatre in the heart of the University of Essex’s Colchester campus. We offer live theatre, music gig nights, live comedy, open mic nights, live screens of some of the best theatre available and much much more. » More Info

West Cliff Theatre


Address: Tower Road, Clacton on Sea, Essex CO15 1LE
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Phone: 01255 433344
Established in 1894 & run independently by the West Cliff (Tendring) Trust, the West Cliff Theatre plays host to professional & amateur shows. » More Info

Kids Active Media Ltd


Address: Thornwood, Epping, Essex CM16 6TH
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Phone: 0203 633 3761 Mobile: 07880 871109
Kids Active Media is a childrens media company specialising in live theatre, publishing, animations and music. Based in Epping in Essex and with over 30+ years of experience. » More Info