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DIARY

JUNE

SUN 25 THE VINYL SESSIONS - JIMI HENDRIX EXPERIENCE: ELECTRIC LADYLAND MUSICBUY TICKETSMUSIC
TUE 27 LANIAKEA + THIGHPAULSANDRA (EX COIL) + JESSICA MOSS (THEE SILVER MT ZION) GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
WED 28 AN AUDIENCE WITH AUTHOR SARAH PERRY * LITERATUREBUY TICKETSLITERATURE
THU 29 CLASSIC HORROR NIGHTS! THEATRE OF BLOOD + Q&A WITH MADELINE SMITH FILMBUY TICKETSFILM
FRI 30 THE NOISE NEXT DOOR: UPROAR! COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY

JULY

SUN 2 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR A * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETSWALKING TOUR
SUN 2 DARIUS BRUBECK QUARTET JAZZBUY TICKETSJAZZ
TUE 4 VIBE PRESENTS GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
WED 5 SABAR DRUMMING WORKSHOP WITH MODOU DIOUF WORLD MUSICBUY TICKETSWORLD MUSIC
WED 5 AN EVENING OF AFRICAN KORA & SABAR DRUMMING WITH MODOU DIOUF & SEFO KANUTEH WORLD MUSICBUY TICKETSWORLD MUSIC
THU 6 INDUSTRIAL SOUNDTRACK FOR THE URBAN DECAY + PARIS/BERLIN: 20 YEARS OF UNDERGROUND TECHNO FILMBUY TICKETSFILM
FRI 7 FARMERS MARKET * MARKETBUY TICKETSMARKET
FRI 7 THE LAUGHTER ZONE COMEDY CLUB * COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
SAT 8 D'UKES FEST 2017 GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SAT 8 D'UKES GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
TUE 11 ASPERGERS ARE US COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
THU 13 CLASSIC HORROR NIGHTS DOUBLE BILL! SATANIC RITES OF DRACULA + THE ABOMINABLE DR PHIBES FILMBUY TICKETSFILM
FRI 14 THE LATIN RHYTHM PRESENTS SON YAMBU SALSABUY TICKETSSALSA
SAT 15 NEW TOWN KINGS - JOHN BALL DAY SPECIAL GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
FRI 21 MAMMALIAN DIVING REFLEX: ALL THE SEX I'VE EVER HAD PERFORMANCEBUY TICKETSPERFORMANCE
SAT 22 MAMMALIAN DIVING REFLEX: ALL THE SEX I'VE EVER HAD PERFORMANCEBUY TICKETSPERFORMANCE
MON 24 TUNDE JEGEDE & THE ART ENSEMBLE OF LAGOS WORLD MUSICBUY TICKETSWORLD MUSIC
TUE 25 COLNE VALLEY YOUTH ORCHESTRA FUNDRAISING CONCERT CLASSICALBUY TICKETS 
THU 27 STEVE HARRIS BRITISH LION * GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
FRI 28 SHITMAT + EMMA CATNIP GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SAT 29 SESH FOR LUKE * GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SUN 30 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR B * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETSWALKING TOUR
SUN 30 THE AFRICAN SALSA ORCHESTRA WORLD MUSICBUY TICKETSWORLD MUSIC

AUGUST

THU 3 TREMBLING BELLS, MIKE HERON & ED ASKEW - THE SUMMER OF LOVE ANNIVERSARY TOUR GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
FRI 4 FARMERS MARKET * MARKETBUY TICKETSMARKET
FRI 4 THE LAUGHTER ZONE COMEDY CLUB * COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
SAT 5 KING AYISOBA GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SUN 6 VINYL SESSIONS JAZZ OPEN HOUSE MUSICBUY TICKETSMUSIC
TUE 8 KIDS SUMMER ARTS FESTIVAL: MAJESTIC KIDS - IT'S A SMALL WORLD KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
WED 9 KIDS SUMMER ARTS FESTIVAL: MAJESTIC KIDS - IT'S A SMALL WORLD KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
THU 10 KIDS SUMMER ARTS FESTIVAL: MAJESTIC KIDS - IT'S A SMALL WORLD KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
FRI 11 KIDS SUMMER ARTS FESTIVAL: MAJESTIC KIDS - IT'S A SMALL WORLD KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
SUN 13 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR A * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETSWALKING TOUR
SAT 19 CRYPTOPSY + JOTNARR + A BRIBE FOR THE FERRYMAN GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
WED 23 MILTON JONES IS NEARLY OUT THERE: WORK IN PROGRESS * SOLD OUT COMEDYSOLD OUTCOMEDY
THU 24 65DAYSOFSTATIC + MEEMO COMMA GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SAT 26 STREET CINEMA: A STREETCAT NAMED BOB (AT THE OLD BUS DEPOT, QUEEN STREET) FILMBUY TICKETSFILM
SAT 26 STEEMY DAN GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SAT 26 STREET CINEMA: MAD MAX: FURY ROAD (AT THE OLD BUS DEPOT, QUEEN STREET) FILMBUY TICKETSFILM
SUN 27 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR B * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETSWALKING TOUR
WED 30 A MIDSUMMER NIGHTS SCREAM * 55 tickets left THEATREBUY TICKETSTHEATRE
WED 30 VAUDOU GAME WORLD MUSICBUY TICKETSWORLD MUSIC
THU 31 A MIDSUMMER NIGHTS SCREAM * 52 tickets left THEATREBUY TICKETSTHEATRE

SEPTEMBER

FRI 1 A MIDSUMMER NIGHTS SCREAM * 44 tickets left THEATREBUY TICKETSTHEATRE
FRI 1 THE LAUGHTER ZONE COMEDY CLUB * COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
SAT 2 A MIDSUMMER NIGHTS SCREAM * 49 tickets left THEATREBUY TICKETSTHEATRE
SAT 2 STREET CINEMA: NIGHTCRAWLER (AT THE OLD BUS DEPOT, QUEEN STREET) FILMBUY TICKETSFILM
TUE 5 TAUPE GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SAT 9 LIVING WITH LUKE (DOORS 2.30PM) THEATREBUY TICKETSTHEATRE
SAT 9 LIVING WITH LUKE (DOORS 7.30PM) THEATREBUY TICKETSTHEATRE
SAT 9 STREET CINEMA: LOCKE (AT THE OLD BUS DEPOT, QUEEN STREET) FILMBUY TICKETSFILM
SUN 10 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR A * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETSWALKING TOUR
SUN 10 TOM STADE: I SWEAR COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
MON 11 PONS AELIUS * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
TUE 12 DISPOSSESSION: THE GREAT SOCIAL HOUSING SWINDLE FILMBUY TICKETSFILM
SAT 16 STREET HUNT STREET HUNTBUY TICKETS 
SAT 16 STREET CINEMA: THE MOTORCYCLE DIARIES (AT THE OLD BUS DEPOT, QUEEN STREET) FILMBUY TICKETSFILM
MON 18 GREG RUSSELL & JACK RUTTER * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
THU 21 PAUL FOOT: 'TIS A PITY SHE'S A PIGLET COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
SAT 23 STREET CINEMA: SECRET SURPRISE KIDS FILM (AT THE OLD BUS DEPOT, QUEEN STREET) FILMBUY TICKETSFILM
SAT 23 STREET CINEMA: THELMA & LOUISE (AT THE OLD BUS DEPOT, QUEEN STREET) FILMBUY TICKETSFILM
SUN 24 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR B * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETSWALKING TOUR
SUN 24 LEKAN BABALOLA'S SACRED FUNK PROJECT WORLD MUSICBUY TICKETSWORLD MUSIC
MON 25 BOO HEWERDINE & BROOKS WILLIAMS STATE OF THE UNION * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
FRI 29 JOHN OTWAY GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SAT 30 RHYTHM AND TASTE! BHANGRA MASALA BY INDI SANDHU - BHANGRA CHEF PRESENTS: BOLLYMASALA KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
SAT 30 PAUL ZERDIN: ALL MOUTH * COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY

OCTOBER

SUN 1 MATT RIDLEY QUARTET JAZZBUY TICKETSJAZZ
MON 2 ALDEN, PATTERSON & DASHWOOD * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
TUE 3 ROBIN INCE: PRAGMATIC INSANITY COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
THU 5 SHARON SHANNON * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
FRI 6 THE LAUGHTER ZONE COMEDY CLUB * COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
SAT 7 COLCHESTER GAMES FAIR FAIRBUY TICKETS 
SAT 7 SIMON DAY, IN CHARACTER COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
MON 9 THE YOUNG'UNS - STRANGERS ALBUM TOUR * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
TUE 10 MARK THOMAS: A SHOW THAT GAMBLES ON THE FUTURE COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
THU 12 KEVIN PEARCE: ALBUM LAUNCH GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SAT 14 COMEDY CLUB 4 KIDS WITH BSL INTERPRETATION KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
SAT 14 JEREMY HARDY LIVE 2017 * COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
MON 16 THE SAM KELLY DUO * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
FRI 20 PHILL JUPITUS: JUPLICITY * COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
SAT 21 THE GREAT BRITISH TAKE OFF FEATURING JON CULSHAW & BILL DARE * COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
SUN 22 CHARLIE WOOD BAND JAZZBUY TICKETSJAZZ
MON 23 MARTIN SIMPSON * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
TUE 24 JIMEOIN: RIDICULOUS * COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
SAT 28 LYNGO THEATRE PRESENTS "THERE AND BACK AGAIN- AN ODYSSEY" KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
SUN 29 AKERCOCKE + HECATE ENTHRONED GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
MON 30 4SQUARE * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
TUE 31 JUSTIN CURRIE & THE PALLBEARERS * GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS

NOVEMBER

SAT 4 THE LAUGHTER ZONE COMEDY CLUB * COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
MON 6 CARDBOARD FOX * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
TUE 7 DANNY BHOY: MAKE SOMETHING GREAT AGAIN FOR STRONGER BETTER FUTURE TOMORROW TOGETHER COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
THU 9 INDIGO MOON THEATRE & COMPAGNIE VIA CANE PRESENT SHAKESPEARE VERSUS MOLIERE THEATREBUY TICKETSTHEATRE
FRI 10 THE PAUL FRANCIS BAND * GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SUN 12 ELLA FITZGERALD AT 100 WITH MARTIN TAYLOR & ALISON BURNS JAZZBUY TICKETSJAZZ
MON 13 GIGSPANNER * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
WED 15 JO BANNON: ALBA PERFORMANCEBUY TICKETSPERFORMANCE
THU 16 AFRO CELT SOUND SYSTEM WITH GUESTS THE DHOL FOUNDATION * GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SUN 19 TOMMY SMITH & BRIAN KELLOCK JAZZBUY TICKETSJAZZ
MON 20 MEGSON * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
WED 22 LUKE WRIGHT: THE TOLL PERFORMANCEBUY TICKETSPERFORMANCE
THU 23 JAMES ACASTER: CLASSIC SCRAPES BOOK TOUR * COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
FRI 24 MATT RICHARDSON COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
SAT 25 DREADZONE * GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SUN 26 INDIGO MOON THEATRE PRESENTS ALADDIN KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
MON 27 CHRIS WOOD * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
TUE 28 THE VAUDEVILLIANS: JINKX MONSOON & MAJOR SCALES COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
WED 29 DANIELLE IMARA: GET THERAPY PERFORMANCEBUY TICKETSPERFORMANCE
THU 30 PAUL CHOWDHRY: LIVE INNIT * SOLD OUT COMEDYSOLD OUTCOMEDY

DECEMBER

FRI 1 THE LAUGHTER ZONE COMEDY CLUB * COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
SAT 2 MADE IN COLCHESTER CHRISTMAS FAIR ART FAIRBUY TICKETSART FAIR
SAT 2 HARRY & CHRIS POETRYBUY TICKETSPOETRY
SUN 3 THE OXLEY/MEIER GUITAR PROJECT JAZZBUY TICKETSJAZZ
MON 4 JACKIE OATES & MIKE COSGRAVE * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
THU 7 AHIR SHAH: CONTROL COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
FRI 8 THE THINKING DRINKERS HISTORY OF ALCOHOL COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
SAT 9 NICK COPES CHRISTMAS CONCERT! KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
SAT 9 THE BLOCKHEADS: THE 40TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR * GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
MON 11 VICKI SWAN & JONNY DYER WINTER WARMER PICK & MIX * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
WED 13 LAST ORDERS AT THE DOG & DUMPLINGS PERFORMANCEBUY TICKETSPERFORMANCE
FRI 15 ELIZA CARTHY & THE WAYWARD BAND + DUOTONE * GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SAT 16 CHRISTMAS POETRY BASH 2017 WITH JOHN COOPER CLARKE, MARTIN NEWELL, LUKE WRIGHT & ROSS SUTHERLAND POETRYBUY TICKETSPOETRY
SUN 17 GOBLINS PETER AND THE WOLF 10:30AM KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
SUN 17 GOBLINS PETER AND THE WOLF 1:30PM KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
SUN 17 JASON FREDERICK CINEMATIC TRIO - A CHARLIE BROWN CHRISTMAS: THE MUSIC OF VINCE GUARALDI JAZZBUY TICKETSJAZZ
MON 18 THE CHURCHFITTERS CHRISTMAS CRACKER * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
TUE 19 GOBLINS PETER AND THE WOLF 10AM KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
TUE 19 GOBLINS PETER AND THE WOLF 1:30PM KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
WED 20 GOBLINS PETER AND THE WOLF 10AM KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
WED 20 GOBLINS PETER AND THE WOLF 1:30PM KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
WED 20 SH!T THEATRE: SING-A-LONG-A MUPPET CHRISTMAS CAROL FILMBUY TICKETSFILM
THU 21 GOBLINS PETER AND THE WOLF 10AM KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
THU 21 GOBLINS PETER AND THE WOLF 1:30PM KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
FRI 22 GOBLINS PETER AND THE WOLF 10AM KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
FRI 22 GOBLINS PETER AND THE WOLF 1:30PM KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
FRI 22 GOODIEPAL GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SAT 23 GOBLINS PETER AND THE WOLF 10:30AM KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
SAT 23 GOBLINS PETER AND THE WOLF 1:30PM [BSL INTERPRETED, RELAXED PERFORMANCE] KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
SAT 23 A CHRISTMAS CAROL BY CANDLELIGHT XMAS STORYBUY TICKETSXMAS STORY
SUN 24 GOBLINS PETER AND THE WOLF 10:30AM KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
SUN 24 GOBLINS PETER AND THE WOLF 1:30PM KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
SUN 24 A CHRISTMAS CAROL BY CANDLELIGHT XMAS STORYBUY TICKETSXMAS STORY
WED 27 GOBLINS PETER AND THE WOLF 10:30AM KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
WED 27 GOBLINS PETER AND THE WOLF 1:30PM KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
THU 28 GOBLINS PETER AND THE WOLF 10:30AM KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
THU 28 GOBLINS PETER AND THE WOLF 1:30PM KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
FRI 29 GOBLINS PETER AND THE WOLF 10:30AM KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
FRI 29 GOBLINS PETER AND THE WOLF 1:30PM KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
FRI 29 THE FABS + SHORT PEOPLE + THE JUDITH CHARMERS * GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SAT 30 GOBLINS PETER AND THE WOLF 10:30AM [BSL INTERPRETED, RELAXED PERFORMANCE] KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
SAT 30 GOBLINS PETER AND THE WOLF 1:30PM KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
SUN 31 GOBLINS PETER AND THE WOLF 10:30AM KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
2018

JANUARY

SAT 6 KEITH JAMES IN CONCERT THE SONGS OF LEONARD COHEN GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
FRI 19 SOFIE HAGEN: DEAD BABY FROG COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
SAT 27 STEPHEN K AMOS: BREAD AND CIRCUSES COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY

FEBRUARY

SAT 3 IAIN STIRLING: U OK HUN?X COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY