UPCOMING SHOWS! Sentimental Journeys - Tuesday 11th June at 2pm | Animals & Friends - Friday 14th June at 7.30pm | WANNABE - The Spice Girls Show - Saturday 15th June at 7.30pm | Youth Takes A Bow - Sunday 16th June at 7.30pm | Made in Dagenham - The Musical - Wednesday 26th June - Saturday 29th June

Animals & Friends - Friday 14th June at 7.30pm

John Steel, Mickey Gallagher along with Danny Handley and Roberto Ruiz. The band that shook the world back in 1964 have re-invented themselves… quality and distinct sound that was, and still is, The Animals…” Barry Kirk, Romford Recorder
 
The enduring influence and breadth of appeal of Animals & Friends and The Animals’ music in 2010 – The Animals’ 1964 debut was recently included in CLASSIC ROCK magazines’ ’50 Albums That Built Blues Rock ‘.
 
The band have embarked on over a dozen massive UK tours with Special Guests including Spencer Davis, Stax, Booker T & The MGS and Blues Brothers guitar legend Steve Cropper, Maggie Bell (Stone The Crows) and the late, great Mick Green (The Pirates, Van Morrison, Paul McCartney, Bryan Ferry).

WANNABE: The Spice Girls Show - Saturday 15th June at 7.30pm

Featuring the greatest Spice Girls hits, this musical celebration recreates the era of Girl Power!

From the chart stomping ‘Spice Up Your Life’ through to the hip shaking ‘Who Do You Think You Are?’, WANNABE takes you on a Spice World journey through the Spice Girls group and solo careers that will make you Zig-A-Zig-Ahhhh.

Come and join the exceptionally talented WANNABE cast as they pay homage to Ginger, Scary, Posh, Sporty & Baby on the smash hit touring sensation not to be missed!
Swing it, shake it, move it, make it down however you can. Costumes, groups & families all welcome for the biggest 90s party in town.

Hi, si, ja, hold tight!

Youth Takes A Bow - Sunday 16th June at 7.30pm

The talent of Tendring come together to bring a diverse and exciting programme of song, dance and musical theatre.

Made in Dagenham - The Musical - Wednesday 26th - Saturday 29th June

Award-winning local Amateur Musical Theatre Group, Clacton Musical Theatre Society,

Will be bursting on to the stage this summer with the uplifting British Musical

‘Made in Dagenham’

Based on the 2010 hit film of the same name, this show focus on the 1968 Ford machinists’ strike and firht for equality which eventually led to a time of change for all.

Full of drama, dance and music, this show is truly not to be missed as the girls learn about life, love, friendship and the fight for what is right.

Whole Lotta Shakin - Saturday 6th July at 7.30pm

The Award Winning “Whole Lotta Shakin’ – The Shakin’ Stevens Story” has been voted the No.1 Winner by The National Tribute Awards for Best UK Tribute show 2017 and has featured on BBC1’s prime time Saturday night show “Even Better than the Real Thing” hosted by Paddy McGuinness.

The first half is the narrated story of Shakin Stevens rise to fame from 1969 and into the person we know and love today. Along with projection screen visuals and incredible live band it includes hits made famous by Elvis, Eddie Cochran, Chuck Berry, Ritchie Valens and many more!

The second half is a full concert based on Shaky’s 40 hits, including the famous denims and pink jacket that was his signature look during the late 80’s. Including all the hits – Green Door, This Ole House, Oh Julie, You Drive Me Crazy and many more.

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  •   Short show. Very good but could have done with more people there for atmosphere. Nice seated bar area too

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    6/15/2019
  •   We enjoyed the show, especially the lead vocals and guitarist Danny Handley, who was just brilliant! The show was quite short we thought, but we still enjoyed it.

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    6/14/2019
  •   The box office staff are helpful on the phone or face to face, you can also book tickets online. Good size theatre. With good leg room. Disabled access. Drinks/snacks/ice creams. Looking forward to returning.

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    6/14/2019
  •   This show was a complete 'Sentimental Journey' down Memory Lane and was perfectly entitled. Neil Sands and his ladies together with the two musicians, were superb. Their voices were absolutely right for the songs they chose to sing and even one of the musicians had...More

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    6/11/2019