Essex Theatre Guide





BASILDON - Towngate Theatre - 01268 465465

Thu 31st Jan

Elmer the Patchwork Elephant

Based on the classic children’s book series by David McKee, the show is a celebration of individuality and the power of laughter! Tickets from £12.50. 1.30pm & 4pm.


BRAINTREE, Braintree Arts Theatre - 01376 566354


Brentwood Theatre - 01277 200305



CHELMSFORD, Civic / Cramphorn Theatre - 01245 606505



CLACTON Westcliff Theatre - 01255 474000



CLACTON Princes Theatre - 01255 686633



COLCHESTER Arts Theatre - 01206 500900



COLCHESTER Mercury Theatre -  01206 573948

Wed 30th Jan – Sat 9th Feb


Join Annie, a plucky, charming orphan girl, and her loveable adopted mutt named Sandy, as they take you on a musical adventure in 1930’s New York. 2.30pm & 7.30pm. Ticket prices vary.


GRAYS - 0845 300 5264

Thameside Theatre


HARLOW Playhouse - 01279 431945

Wed 13th – Thu 14th Feb

Bing Live!

Join Bing, Sula, Coco and Pando as they find out how to tell stories by pretending, dressing-up and singing songs. Full of fun, laughter and music, Bing Live! is the perfect first theatre trip for preschoolers and their families. 10am, 1pm & 4pm. Adult £17, child £15.

SOUTHEND - Cliffs Pavilion & Palace Theatre - 01702 351135

Palace Theatre

Tue 12th – Thu 14th Feb

We’re Going on A Bear Hunt

An unmissable adventure through gigantic swishy swashy grass, the splishy splashy river and the oozy, squelchy mud in search of a bear. 10.30am, 1.30pm & 4.30pm. Tickets: £14, family £52.






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