Shows in January

West Cliff Theatre Open Day

Saturday 20th January 10am to 4pm


We will be throwing open our doors once again to the local community on Saturday January 20th from 10am to 4pm for our annual Open Day.

This FREE event offers a wonderful opportunity to explore behind the scenes at the West Cliff, meet the Trustees, the Friends and the many volunteers who are essential to the day to day running of the theatre.

The programme will include a backstage tour, practical lighting and sound demonstrations PLUS Free entertainment.

Our Open Day is also an ideal time to learn about the various voluntary opportunities available including Technical/Backstage and Front of House.

Tours will run at 10.30am, 11.30am & 2pm. All tours are FREE but advance booking is recommended. Bookings can be made online (see below) over the phone, or in person.


Puss in Boots

Thursday 25th to Sunday 28th January

‘Puss in Boots’ – A Traditional Family Pantomime. Written by David Thompson

Clacton Musical Theatre Society return to the West Cliff Theatre this coming January with their traditional family Pantomime, ‘Puss In Boots’

Join Tom and his friends as they set off on an action packed quest to rescue Jill from the clutches of the evil Baron Blackheart. Filled to the brim with colourful characters, such as Dame Dora Dumpling, Biff and Bash and of course Tom’s best friend – Puss!
‘Puss in Boots’ is packed with fun and laughter for all the family, and will have you singing along to all your favourite songs from Olly Murrs and Queen to The Lion King and Moana!
Will good overcome evil? Will Jill be saved from the Giant? Find out and book your tickets today!