Sports | Educational | Music | Theatre | Children | Art | Charity | Business | Misc Past Events › Theatre Events Search and Views Navigation Show Events Search Events Search Events From Search Event Views Navigation View As ListMonth « Previous Events Next Events » August 2016 The Rocky Horror Show August 15, 2016 - August 20, 2016 Cliffs Pavilion, Station Road Southend-on-Sea, Essex SS0 7RA United Kingdom + Google Map £23.50 Directed by Christopher Luscombe Following a record-breaking worldwide tour, Richard O'Brien's classic is ready to thrill you once again! Starring Diane Vickers as Janet, Liam Tamne as Frank 'n' Furter and Norman Pace as the Narrator. Bursting at the seams with timeless classics including Sweet Transvestite, Damn It Janet, and of course, the pelvic-thrusting Time Warp, Richard O'Brien's Rocky Horror Show is a non-stop party! (Be warned, this show has rude parts!) Age 12+ Dates: Monday 15 August 2016 -… Find out more » Dinosaur Zoo August 17, 2016 - August 19, 2016 Palace Theatre, 430 London Road Southend-on-Sea, Essex SS0 9LA United Kingdom + Google Map £15.25 DARE TO GET UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL! Back by popular demand, Dinosaur Zoo returns to Southend, now introducing the Tyrannosaurus Rex to the stage. Dinosaur Zoo brings these awesome prehistoric creatures to life as you've never seen them before. From cute baby dinos to teeth-gnashing giants, marvel and interact with extraordinary life-like dinosaurs in this imaginative and hilarious live show. But watch out. Not all of these ravenous reptiles are as tame as they seem... Tickets: Regular Seats: £15.25 Danger… Find out more » September 2016 HAPA Open Day: All I Want For Christmas September 18, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm St Peter’s Church Hall, Westcliff, Eastbourne Grove Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex SS0 0QF United Kingdom + Google Map Free Stage school, HAPA (Helen Arbor Performing Arts), is relaunching in Southend with a big musical production in December, All I want For Christmas at the Palace Theatre. This month, HAPA are offering all new students the chance to sign up for 50% off the term fee. To launch the new term, they will be holding an Open Day this month where children can meet the HAPA team, see a selection of musical and dance numbers being performed, take part in some… Find out more » Estuary 2016: Southend Charabanc September 24, 2016 - September 25, 2016 Free As part of the Estuary 2016 festival, there will be a Southend Charabanc weekend celebrating all of Southend's local art attractions in traditional charabanc day-trip style! There will be a packed itinerary of events at various art venues around Southend-on-Sea. Vintage buses from the Canvey Island Transport Museum will make hop-on / hop-off stops to all the venues, making sure you don't have to miss out on anything! Below you can find a taster of the "special events", but there… Find out more » October 2016 Ross Noble: Brain Dump October 5, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm Cliffs Pavilion, Station Road Southend-on-Sea, Essex SS0 7RA United Kingdom + Google Map £28.50 Everybody's favourite randomist is back! As always, Ross has lots of stuff backing up in his head and it's time to let it all out. Famed for his super quick freewheeling style and highly imaginative style and highly imaginative flights of fancy, a Ross Noble show is always an unmissable event. Ross Noble started in comedy 25 years ago, at the age of 15, and has established a loyal audience as on the world's best live stand-ups. Come and be… Find out more » Jekyll & Hyde the Musical by The Little Theatre Company October 12, 2016 - October 15, 2016 Palace Theatre, 430 London Road Southend-on-Sea, Essex SS0 9LA United Kingdom + Google Map £15 The Little Theatre Company presents Jekyll & Hyde the Musical! The epic struggle between good and evil comes to life on stage in the musical phenomenon, Jekyll & Hyde. Based on the classic story by Robert Louis Stevenson and featuring a thrilling score of pop rock hits from multi-Grammy and Tony nominated Frank Wildhorn and double Oscar and Grammy-winning Leslie Bricusse, Jekyll & Hyde has mesmerised audiences the world over. Show Times: Wednesday 12th October 2016: 7.30pm Thursday 13th October 2016: 2.30pm… Find out more » Southend Comedy Festival 2016 October 23, 2016 - October 29, 2016 Headline Act for the Launch of Southend Comedy Festival, Nathan Caton! Sunday 23rd October 2016 at 7:00pm | £7 Clifftown Theatre The grand launch of the Southend Comedy Festival will feature headline act, Nathan Caton! As seen on Live At The Apollo, Russell Howard's Good News and Mock The Week, Nathan Caton will be warming everyone up for the week of stand up comedy! The launch night will also crown this year's New Comedian of the Year with eight of the… Find out more » Night Must Fall @ Palace Theatre October 31, 2016 - November 5, 2016 Palace Theatre, 430 London Road Southend-on-Sea, Essex SS0 9LA United Kingdom + Google Map £21.50 It's frightening to think what a face can hide... When charming, smooth-talking Dan arrives unexpectedly at old Mrs Bramson's remote woodland home he soon ingratiates his way into her life and that of her beautiful niece Olivia. But when a local woman goes missing and rumours in the press of a murder surface among the household, fingers begin to point. Has the past finally caught up with Dan and could he really be capable of murder? As the police close… Find out more » Halloween Extreme @ Room Escape Southend October 31, 2016 - November 2, 2016 Room Escape Southend, 12 West Street Southend-on-Sea, Essex SS2 6HJ United Kingdom + Google Map £15 Blindfolded... Chained... and left in the dark. You have 60 minutes to escape the grasp of the psychopathic serial killer who has you trapped. Do you have what it takes to make it out alive? From the escape room geniuses who brought you Zombie Outbreak, Room Escape Southend present their Halloween special... EXTREME. Find the clues, solve the puzzles, and figure out a way to escape. You thought SAW was scary? You haven't seen anything yet... Tickets are limited, so book quickly! Find out more » November 2016 Rock of Ages by Southend Operatic & Dramatic Society November 16, 2016 - November 19, 2016 Palace Theatre, 430 London Road Southend-on-Sea, Essex SS0 9LA United Kingdom + Google Map £15 It's the tail end of the big, bad 1980s in Hollywood, and the party has been raging hard. Aqua Net, Lycra, lace and liquor flow freely at one of the Sunset Strip's last legendary venues, a place where sex machine Stacee Jaxx takes the stage and scantily clad groupies line up to turn their fantastic into reality. Amidst the madness, aspiring rock star (and resident toilet cleaner) Drew longs to take the stage as the next big thing (and longs… Find out more » « Previous Events Next Events » + Export Events If you have an event you would like to see featured on the Events Calendar, please contact us with the event details and we will get back to you shortly.