An Amateur Production presented by Clacton Amateur Dramatic Society
Wednesday 22nd to Saturday 25th November
7.30pm Nightly, with an additional 2.30pm Saturday Matinee
An Amateur Production presented by Clacton Amateur Dramatic Society
Wednesday 22nd to Saturday 25th November
7.30pm Nightly, with an additional 2.30pm Saturday Matinee
Friday 1st December 7.30pm
This show celebrates the hits of Genesis, Phil Collins, Peter Gabriel and Mike and the Mechanics.
Hits spanning the late 70’s onwards will be brought to life on the night, including; Turn It On Again, Slegdehammer, In The Air Tonight, Over My Shoulder, Against All Odds, That’s All, Solsbury Hill, You Can’t Hurry Love, The Living Years and many more…
The frontman is not only an incredibly versatile vocalist, he is also a truly gifted drummer just like Phil Collins. So expect the show to include the well known “double drums” element as featured on every Genesis and Phil Collins tour. BOOK TICKETS / MORE INFO
Saturday 2nd December 7.30pm
A two-hour uplifting Rock n Roll Show that will have you dancing in the isles to all the favorites from Billy Fury, Buddy Holly, & Elvis. BOOK TICKETS / MORE INFO
Sunday 3rd December 6pm
Clacton Theatretrain will take you through this vibrant festive show performing many wonderful exciting songs and dances along with funny scripts full of Christmas cheer!
A fun, festive and delightful night out for all the family to enjoy.
Thursday 7th December 7pm
The Company Performing Arts present their annual awards ceremony. The talented students perform set pieces and showcase their performance skills in an evening designed to celebrate their achievements.
Awards are presented for Improvement, Dedication, Personality, Showperson and the coveted STAR award.
Saturday 9th December 7.30pm
Talon Music Ltd presents the ‘OFFICIAL UK No. 1’
TALON – THE BEST OF EAGLES 20th ANNIVERSARY TOUR
Over the last two decades Talon have risen from humble beginnings to one of the most successful theatre touring shows in the UK and the ‘20th ANNIVERSARY TOUR’ will once again feature all those classic ‘Eagles Greatest Hits’ from their timeless back catalogue including ‘Hotel California’, ‘Take It Easy’, ‘One Of These Nights’, Take It To The Limit, ‘Desperado’, ‘Lyin’ Eyes’, ‘Life In The Fast Lane’ and many more. This world class seven piece band are a phenomenon and have truly transcended the tag of ‘tribute’. They have become a brand name in their own right who are not only revered by their peers, respected by the music industry but dearly loved by their massive and expanding fan base that together have become a ‘family’. In the summer of 2016 Talon were nominated in seven different categories by the ‘Agents Association of Great Britain’ at the ‘National Tribute Music Awards’ and winning ‘OFFICIAL UK No. 1’ (Eagles tribute show), ‘MARKETING & PR’, ‘LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD’ and the big one… ‘BEST BAND’ (in all categories). The ability of Talon to evolve and go from strength to strength in delivering bigger and better shows year on year continues once again with what promises to be an EVENT…
“Talon perform the songs of the Eagles with reverence and super talent”.JACK TEMPCHIN (Eagles Hit Songwriter)
Talon tickets always sell quickly, so early booking is advised for this Concert.
Wednesday 13th & Thursday 14th December 7.30pm
Friday 15th December 7.30pm
Frankie’s Guys’ – A celebration of ‘Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons, is a fast paced, energetic production with an authentic live concert feel.
Putting their own charismatic stamp on timeless classics such as, ‘Big Girls Don’t Cry’, ‘Walk Like A Man’, ‘Sherry’ & ‘Oh What A Night’, the boys take you on a nostalgic trip down memory lane and remind you exactly why ‘The Four Seasons’ sold over 100 million records and earned themselves a place in the prestigious ‘Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’. BOOK TICKETS / MORE INFO
Wednesday 20th December to Saturday 23rd December
(See Performance Schedule Below)
From the Producers of THE SUMMER SHOW…
Saturday 30th December to Monday 1st January
Saturday 30th December – 6pm
Sunday 31st December 2pm
Monday 1st January 2pm & 6pm
Packed with all of the traditional ingredients family audiences expect, this all singing and dancing youth production of Aladdin features laugh out loud comedy, magical special effects, beautiful costumes and plenty of boos and cheers!
Expect flying carpets, a wish-granting genie, an evil sorcerer and a lamp-full of laughs, so book your seats now for a magic carpet ride you won’t want to miss! BOOK TICKETS / MORE INFO
Thursday 25th to Sunday 28th January
‘Puss in Boots’ – A Traditional Family Pantomime. Written by David Thompson
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!
Friday 2nd February 7.30pm
Starring Kristina Rihanoff, Robin Windsor, and Oksana Platero
‘Dance to the Music’ is a new exciting “must see” dance show like no other! Created by and starring Kristina Rihanoff – one of the most renowned dancers and choreographers from the popular BBC1 ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ TV show.
Kristina will once again team up with her former professional dance partner, Robin Windsor, who starred on ‘Strictly’ for four years. Also gracing the stage will be beautiful Oksana Platero, who partnered Judge Rinder on Series 14 of the hit show and is famous for her jaw dropping lifts! Oksana’s husband Jonathan Platero will also be joining the cast.
Joining Kristina, Robin and Oksana are a full cast of dancers, plus two amazing singers, Chris Maloney (X Factor finalist), and singer/songwriter, Beth Sherburn. BOOK TICKETS / MORE INFO
Saturday 3rd February 7.30pm
The boys are back with a brand new show full of opera, classical, west end and crossover as well as their unique, unrivalled on-stage banter. Combining 4 big voices with 4 big personalities The Opera Boys deliver a fabulous show full of music and laughter!
Operatic arias and classical favourites from ‘Nessun Dorma’ to ‘Time to say goodbye’ are mixed with showstoppers from ‘Les Miserables’ and ‘Phantom of the Opera’ right through to ‘Jersey Boys’. The show also features brand new classical arrangements of modern day pop hits, all performed in The Opera Boys inimitable style.
With beautiful vocal arrangements, spectacular close part harmony and a great line in humour, The Opera Boys have been delighting audiences all over the world with their unique show combining beautiful, powerful and emotional music with funny, engaging and light-hearted entertainment.
Making classical music accessible to the masses, The Opera Boys combine their exceptional classically trained voices with their experience, showmanship and personality to deliver a wonderfully entertaining show not to be missed! BOOK TICKETS / MORE INFO
FRIDAY 9th FEBRUARY 7.30pm
Premier Rock ‘n’ Roll legend Joe Brown goes from strength to strength as his contemporary achievements continue to gather momentum.
His Very Best Of album achieved a Gold Record for a massive 120,000 sales and was on the UK charts for eight weeks, staying four weeks in the Top 20. In the same year his 50th anniversary was celebrated with a wonderful sell-out show at the Royal Albert Hall. His CD, The Ukulele Album, caused a similar stir and due to its success a Deluxe version was later released.
Joe has continued to break box office records and recently received MOJO magazine’s coveted Outstanding Contribution To Music Award as well as a much deserved MBE. BOOK TICKETS / MORE INFO
Saturday 10th February 7.30pm
FROM VIVA LAS VEGAS TO MEMPHIS TENNESSEE
The Songs, The Sounds, The Costumes … The Complete Elvis Show. Direct from London’s O2, the Las Vegas Elvis Icon Award Winning ‘On Tour With Elvis Show’.
Michael King’s ‘On Tour With Elvis’ is without doubt the UK’s authoritative touring Elvis show.
Ground breaking rock n roll hits, movie songs, million selling number one’s, the 1968 Comeback Special including the famous ‘black leather sit-down’ section, and of course the very best performances from Elvis’ Las Vegas and touring years.
An exciting 2 hour show filled with Elvis’ greatest hits and more delivered live in true Elvis style. This is a night of pure breathtaking Elvis entertainment plus the best Elvis sound you will ever hear! BOOK TICKETS / MORE INFO
THURSDAY 1ST MARCH 7.30PM
Direct from the USA, the only official Andy Williams tribute show starring Jimmy Osmond. This brand new show full of award-winning music, nostalgic footage and special memories of Andy Williams will touch your heart.
Jimmy Osmond began his performing career at the tender age of three with Andy Williams on his television series. This year marks Jimmy’s fiftieth anniversary in show business.
Jimmy will sing the songs that made Andy Williams so beloved by millions including Music To Watch Girls By, Happy Heart, Can’t Take My Eyes Off You, Almost There, May Each Day, Days Of Wine And Roses, and, of course, the song that was to become his theme tune, Moon River.
The youngest member of the world-famous Osmond family is joined by his singers and The Moon River Band, and, naturally, a show with an Osmond would not be complete without some of the chart-topping hits that made Jimmy and his brothers famous.
Come and relive the dream with Jimmy Osmond singing the songs of Andy Williams. BOOK TICKETS / MORE INFO
FRIDAY 2ND MARCH 7.30PM
Talon Music Ltd proudly presents
THE LIONEL RICHIE SONGBOOK
‘Dancing On The Ceiling’
From the creators of… ‘Talon – The Best of Eagles’
Endorsed by Lionel Richie, this brand-new production features a stellar line-up of world class musicians including Talon’s own Jonny Miller and the awesome talent of Malcolm Pitt as the voice of Lionel Richie in this high octane show which includes all the greatest hits…
‘Easy’, ‘Say You Say Me’, ‘Stuck On You’, Dancing On The Ceiling’,
‘Three Times A Lady’, ‘Hello’, ‘All Night Long’ and many more…
Following his recent T.V. appearances on the BBC’s ‘Graham Norton Show’ and ITV’s ‘Sunday Night At The Palladium’ with the man himself, Malcolm Pitt delivers a powerhouse and breathtaking performance as the iconic Lionel Richie in this must-see theatre production. BOOK TICKETS / MORE INFO
Friday 16th March 7.30pm
For one night only five legendary names take to the stage and guarantee a night not to be forgotten! With the definite feel good factor this is the must see 60s show for 2018.
Saturday 17th March 7.30pm
Sweeney Entertainments present
The Best of WHAM!
A ‘Fantastic’ new show featuring the best of George, Andrew, Pepsi and Shirlie with sensational vocals, choreography, costumes and an awesome live band.
Can it really be 37 years since George Michael and Andrew Ridgeley formed one of the most enduring pop groups of the 80s? In four short years WHAM! sold more than 28 million records, topping the charts with three albums, four number one singles and eleven top ten hits. They featured in the Live Aid concert of 1985 and were the first western pop group to ever tour in China. Their impact and influence on the 80s era and music today really cannot be over emphasised. The Best of WHAM! show includes all those hits, a few B side favourites and a couple of early George Michael bonus songs.
This fun-loving, vibrant, megamix tribute to the pop sensation of the 80s will be loved by ‘Young Guns’ of all ages, so come along to the ‘Club Tropicana’* (*Sorry. Drinks not free.)
Sunday 18th March 7.30pm
Kennedy Street Enterprises present Nathan Carter And his band plus support.
Nathan has become the singing sensation of the new century. A fresh faced young man who has now captivated audiences all over Ireland, The UK and beyond since he burst on to the scene in 2009. Now less than a handful of years later Nathan is a household name, with fans of all ages flocking to see him and his superb six piece band at dances and concerts. BOOK TICKETS / MORE INFO
Saturday 24th March 11am & 2pm
Sunday 25th March 11am & 2pm
Join Ben…and his friend Sally…as they wait to see what the Zoo will send when they get Ben’s letter asking for a pet. All kinds of familiar animals big and small arrive…but will they make a good pet? Well…..wait and see!
This production will delight all those who have read the book (both young and old) as it unfolds with child-engaging puppets, music and lots of audience interaction.
Dear Zoo, by author and illustrator Rod Campbell has delighted generations of young readers since it was first published in 1982, and has sold more than 8 million copies worldwide
The play is for children aged 2 years and upwards.
Rod Campbell’s well known children’s books with their simple, distinctive drawings and often repetitive text engage young children in learning to read and gaining confidence in their reading ability.
A wonderful introduction to the stage and live theatre for young children aged 2-7 and their families.
Sunday 15th April 7.30pm
MARTINE McCUTCHEON first found fame as Tiffany Mitchell in EastEnders, before releasing her platinum-selling debut solo album and the No. 1 single Perfect Moment. West End and TV roles followed before she starred opposite High Grant in Love Actually and sealed her place as the nation’s sweetheart.
Friday 27th April 7.30pm
Following the huge success of Michael’s recent UK Concert Tour this year, he returns in 2018 & brings his show to The West Cliff Theatre on April 27th
Michael is currently going from strength to strength on the Irish & UK Country scene for both his dances & concerts. And with accolades like “Best Country Dance Band” at The Irish Country Music Awards & “Performer of the year” at The Sunday World country Music Awards under his belt this year, 2018 will hopefully will prove to be yet another huge year for the Kildare man.
With another new successful album under his belt, “Take me Home” features all his current hits like “Tam Beat” & “If you Love me Let me Know” along with some new material & some classic favourites like “Isle of Innisfree” & fabulous Charley pride medley
This year sees Michael records his first ever DVD (Live) as well as perform at Country Music Venues in Ireland, UK, Canada, Portugal & Spain.
Supporting Michael on his 2018 tour is The Legendary Brendan Shine BOOK TICKETS / MORE INFO
Saturday 28th April 7.30pm
They blew the roof off last time they were here, so we couldn’t wait to have them back!
Featured in the BBC TV documentary “The Joy of the Guitar Riff” (alongside Brian May, Tony Iommi & Dave Grohl) Purple Zeppelin are proud to pay tribute to the two greatest Rock Bands of all time, Deep Purple and Led Zeppelin!!!
Many years have passed since the last UK gigs from the classic line-ups of both bands. Whether you were lucky enough to have seen the originals live or not, Purple Zeppelin will take you back to the magic, the excitement and the sheer raw energy generated by those incredible musicians.
In a “full on” two and a half hour show complete with costume changes for each band, you’ll hear more than 30 classic songs – basically THE BEST BITS, ALL OF THE TIME! BOOK TICKETS / MORE INFO
Friday 4th May 7.30pm
Re-live the sounds of the swinging sixties, as Britain’s No. 1 tribute show brings alive the magic of the sixties, with their tribute to over twenty five bands of that era. The show encompasses everything from that period, from the clothes that were worn, to flashbacks from television history, including: TV programmes, adverts and even clips from the original bands.
The Counterfeit Sixties presents a showcase of the great bands of this unforgettable time. The fantastic music of The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, The Who, The Dave Clark Five, The Kinks and The Monkees – to name but a few – all recreated in this stunning show.
The band members have performed their unique tribute shows all over the UK and abroad, and have a wide range of experience in that field. The members of the band have individually worked with notable sixties’ artists such as The Searchers, The Ivy League, The Fortunes, The Tremeloes and many more.
Join us for a night of sixties nostalgia! BOOK TICKETS / MORE INFO
Sunday 20th May 7.30pm
Karen was the voice of the multi-hit making group The Carpenters who along with her brother Richard, scored an unprecedented seventeen consecutive billboard US top ten hits. The timeless quality of the Carpenters music makes it as relevant today as when they scored their first UK hit with Close To You in 1970.
Karen Carpenter had a unique voice, so unique in fact that it has proven almost impossible to duplicate its deep smoky emotional edge, creating that uniqueness that is so hard to perfect. Now for the very first time in over thirty years the voice that melted a thousand romantic hearts lives again through Toni Lee, in this 2-hour touring concert show.
We’ve Only Just Begun is a celebration of the Carpenter’s music and the spirit of Karen Carpenter. Every song in the show is a chart hit, brilliantly performed by vocalist Toni Lee, with her Big Band and singers. This high quality production includes an audio visual presentation. BOOK TICKETS / MORE INFO
Friday 8th June 7.30pm
One of the best-selling recording artists of the 1960s, Billy Fury enjoyed a string of hit singles totalling a remarkable 332 weeks in the British charts. Health problems since childhood led to the singer’s untimely death on January 28, 1983.
Hailed as “the best Fury since Fury”, Michael King and his fantastic collection of musicians take you on a journey through the musical career of Britain’s best loved rock n roll legend.
An exciting 2 hour show filled with Billy Fury’s greatest hits and more delivered live in true Fury style. This is a night of pure breathtaking Billy Fury entertainment plus the best Fury sound you will hear!.
The whole show is further enhanced by fantastic audio and video effects plus various costume changes depicting the ever changing image and face of the Fury phenomenon.
Thursday June 21st 7.30pm
Performances Throughout August – Matinees & Evenings (see schedule below)
Starring New Amen Corner
Chris Farlowe & Little Miss Sixties (Nancy Ann Lee)
Saturday 22nd September 7.30pm
The hottest ticket in town has just arrived at your theatre. BRINGING ON BACK THE 60S STARRING NEW AMEN CORNER with their very special guests.
This fast moving show Starring New Amen Corner is a must for lovers of 60s music. With its stunning Multimedia Presentation and special guest appearances from 60s Icon Chris Farlowe and multi award winning Nancy Ann Lee “little Miss Sixties”
Join us for a fantastic evening with New Amen Corner (Europe’s leading 60s revivalists) and their Special Guests, as they perform 2 hours of million selling hits from the most prolific decade in musical history that was the 1960s.
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