DIARY

APRIL

FRI 28 AN EVENING WITH IAN MCCULLOCH * 28 tickets left GIGSBUY TICKETS
SAT 29 COMEDY CLUB 4 KIDS (WITH BSL SIGN LANGUAGE INTERPRETATION) SOLD OUT KIDSSOLD OUT
SAT 29 THE FLOYD EFFECT: DARK SIDE OF THE MOON & BEYOND * SOLD OUT GIGSSOLD OUT

MAY

TUE 2 LANCE CORPORAL RICHARD JONES * SOLD OUT MAGICSOLD OUT
WED 3 PETER MCMASTER: 27 PERFORMANCEBUY TICKETS
THU 4 ILLUMINATING ALICE THEATREBUY TICKETS
FRI 5 FARMERS MARKET PLUS MARKETBUY TICKETS
FRI 5 THE LAUGHTER ZONE COMEDY CLUB * COMEDYBUY TICKETS
SAT 6 COMMITTED TO THE BLUES BROTHERS * GIGSBUY TICKETS
SUN 7 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR A * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETS
SUN 7 PARTIKEL JAZZBUY TICKETS
MON 8 JON BODEN * 87 tickets left FOLKBUY TICKETS
WED 10 STEFANIE MUELLER: PRELUDE TO A COAT PERFORMANCEBUY TICKETS
THU 11 THEATRE AT BREAKFAST TIME! STEFANIE MUELLER: PRELUDE TO A COAT PERFORMANCEBUY TICKETS
THU 11 ANNA & ELIZABETH + EAST CREEK UNION FOLKBUY TICKETS
FRI 12 CLASSIC HORROR NIGHTS! DRACULA AD 1972 FILMBUY TICKETS
SAT 13 THREE HALF PINTS PRESENTS THE THREE MUSKETEERS KIDSBUY TICKETS
SAT 13 THREE HALF PINTS PRESENTS THE THREE MUSKETEERS (RELAXED PERFORMANCE) KIDSBUY TICKETS
SAT 13 THE SWING SPECTACULAR * SWINGBUY TICKETS
MON 15 BENJI KIRKPATRICK (EX BELLOWHEAD) * FOLKBUY TICKETS
TUE 16 BRIAN CONLEY: THE GREATEST ENTERTAINER (IN HIS PRICE RANGE) * 37 tickets left COMEDYBUY TICKETS
WED 17 OLD TRUNK: FRAN & LENI PERFORMANCEBUY TICKETS
THU 18 VEIN JAZZBUY TICKETS
FRI 19 JOHN CALLAGHAN + USOL + JOTNARR + THE ABOMINABLE MR TINKLER GIGSBUY TICKETS
SAT 20 CKY SOLD OUT GIGSSOLD OUT
SUN 21 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR B * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETS
SUN 21 THE VINYL SESSIONS - MILES DAVIS: KIND OF BLUE MUSICBUY TICKETS
SUN 21 CARA DILLON * FOLKBUY TICKETS
MON 22 EMILY SMITH & JAMIE MCCLENNAN * FOLKBUY TICKETS
WED 24 FRANCESCA BEARD: HOW TO SURVIVE A POST-TRUTH APOCALYPSE PERFORMANCEBUY TICKETS
THU 25 QUIRE CHOIRBUY TICKETS
FRI 26 CUT HANDS + POSSESSION TRANCE + THE FEZ! GIGSBUY TICKETS
SAT 27 SEA LEGS PUPPET THEATRE PRESENTS THE MUSICIANS OF BREMEN KIDSBUY TICKETS
SAT 27 SEA LEGS PUPPET THEATRE PRESENTS THE MUSICIANS OF BREMEN (RELAXED PERFORMANCE WITH BSL) KIDSBUY TICKETS
SUN 28 THE WARM & TOASTY CLUB... GOES COAST TO COAST GIGSBUY TICKETS
SUN 28 AYESHA HAZARIKA: THE STATE OF THE NATION COMEDYBUY TICKETS
TUE 30 32ND COLCHESTER REAL ALE & CIDER FESTIVAL * BEERBUY TICKETS
WED 31 32ND COLCHESTER REAL ALE & CIDER FESTIVAL * BEERBUY TICKETS

JUNE

THU 1 32ND COLCHESTER REAL ALE & CIDER FESTIVAL * BEERBUY TICKETS
FRI 2 32ND COLCHESTER REAL ALE & CIDER FESTIVAL * BEERBUY TICKETS
SAT 3 32ND COLCHESTER REAL ALE & CIDER FESTIVAL * BEERBUY TICKETS
SUN 4 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR A * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETS
SUN 4 SOLSTICE JAZZBUY TICKETS
FRI 9 THE LAUGHTER ZONE COMEDY CLUB * COMEDYBUY TICKETS
SAT 10 TERRY ALDERTON COMEDYBUY TICKETS
SUN 11 VIRTUOSITY - IN AID OF MS-UK * GIGSBUY TICKETS
MON 12 SOLSTAFIR GIGSBUY TICKETS
TUE 13 ZU GIGSBUY TICKETS
WED 14 URSULA MARTINEZ: FREE ADMISSION PERFORMANCEBUY TICKETS
THU 15 STEVE ASHLEY FOLKBUY TICKETS
FRI 16 LIMEHOUSE LIZZY * GIGSBUY TICKETS
SUN 18 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR B * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETS
SUN 18 TORUS JAZZBUY TICKETS
TUE 20 JAMES VEITCH: GAME FACE COMEDYBUY TICKETS
WED 21 SUMMER SOLSTICE CELEBRATION: A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM GIGSBUY TICKETS
THU 22 ACOUSTIC STRAWBS FOLKBUY TICKETS
FRI 23 KATY BRAND - I WAS A TEENAGE CHRISTIAN COMEDYBUY TICKETS
SAT 24 COMPAGNIE ANIMOTION: WATCH YOUR FEET! AND YOUR HANDS! WORKSHOP KIDSBUY TICKETS
SAT 24 COMPAGNIE ANIMOTION PRESENTS THE WAR OF THE BUTTONS (WITH INTEGRATED BSL) KIDSBUY TICKETS
SUN 25 THE VINYL SESSIONS - JIMI HENDRIX EXPERIENCE: ELECTRIC LADYLAND MUSICBUY TICKETS
TUE 27 LANIAKEA + THIGHPAULSANDRA (EX COIL) + JESSICA MOSS (THEE SILVER MT ZION) GIGSBUY TICKETS
THU 29 CLASSIC HORROR NIGHTS! THEATRE OF BLOOD FILMBUY TICKETS
FRI 30 THE NOISE NEXT DOOR: UPROAR! COMEDYBUY TICKETS

JULY

SUN 2 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR A * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETS
SUN 2 DARIUS BRUBECK QUARTET JAZZBUY TICKETS
WED 5 SABAR DRUMMING WORKSHOP WITH MODOU DIOUF WORLD MUSICBUY TICKETS
WED 5 AN EVENING OF AFRICAN KORA & SABAR DRUMMING WITH MODOU DIOUF & SEFO KANUTEH WORLD MUSICBUY TICKETS
THU 6 INDUSTRIAL SOUNDTRACK FOR THE URBAN DECAY + PARIS/BERLIN: 20 YEARS OF UNDERGROUND TECHNO FILMBUY TICKETS
FRI 7 THE LAUGHTER ZONE COMEDY CLUB * COMEDYBUY TICKETS
SAT 8 D'UKES GIGSBUY TICKETS
TUE 11 ASPERGERS ARE US COMEDYBUY TICKETS
THU 13 CLASSIC HORROR NIGHTS DOUBLE BILL! SATANIC RITES OF DRACULA + THE ABOMINABLE DR PHIBES FILMBUY TICKETS
FRI 14 THE LATIN RHYTHM PRESENTS SON YAMBU SALSABUY TICKETS
FRI 21 MAMMALIAN DIVING REFLEX: ALL THE SEX I EVER HAD PERFORMANCEBUY TICKETS
SAT 22 MAMMALIAN DIVING REFLEX: ALL THE SEX I EVER HAD PERFORMANCEBUY TICKETS
MON 24 TUNDE JEGEDE & THE ART ENSEMBLE OF LAGOS WORLD MUSICBUY TICKETS
THU 27 STEVE HARRIS BRITISH LION * GIGSBUY TICKETS
FRI 28 SHITMAT + EMMA CATNIP GIGSBUY TICKETS
SUN 30 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR B * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETS
SUN 30 THE AFRICAN SALSA ORCHESTRA WORLD MUSICBUY TICKETS

AUGUST

FRI 4 THE LAUGHTER ZONE COMEDY CLUB * COMEDYBUY TICKETS
SUN 13 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR A * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETS
SAT 19 CRYPTOPSY + JOTNARR + A BRIBE FOR THE FERRYMAN GIGSBUY TICKETS
WED 23 MILTON JONES IS NEARLY OUT THERE: WORK IN PROGRESS * COMEDYBUY TICKETS
THU 24 65DAYSOFSTATIC + MEEMO COMMA GIGSBUY TICKETS
SAT 26 STEEMY DAN GIGSBUY TICKETS
SUN 27 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR B * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETS
WED 30 VAUDOU GAME WORLD MUSICBUY TICKETS

SEPTEMBER

FRI 1 THE LAUGHTER ZONE COMEDY CLUB * COMEDYBUY TICKETS
SAT 9 LIVING WITH LUKE (DOORS 2.30PM) THEATREBUY TICKETS
SAT 9 LIVING WITH LUKE (DOORS 7.30PM) THEATREBUY TICKETS
SUN 10 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR A * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETS
SUN 10 TOM STADE: I SWEAR COMEDYBUY TICKETS
MON 18 GREG RUSSELL & JACK RUTTER * FOLKBUY TICKETS
THU 21 PAUL FOOT: 'TIS A PITY SHE'S A PIGLET COMEDYBUY TICKETS
SUN 24 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR B * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETS
SUN 24 CHRIS INGHAM QUARTET: THE JAZZ OF DUDLEY MOORE JAZZBUY TICKETS
MON 25 BOO HEWERDINE & BROOKS WILLIAMS STATE OF THE UNION * FOLKBUY TICKETS
SAT 30 PAUL ZERDIN: ALL MOUTH * COMEDYBUY TICKETS

OCTOBER

SUN 1 MATT RIDLEY QUARTET JAZZBUY TICKETS
MON 2 ALDEN, PATTERSON & DASHWOOD * FOLKBUY TICKETS
TUE 3 ROBIN INCE: PRAGMATIC INSANITY COMEDYBUY TICKETS
FRI 6 THE LAUGHTER ZONE COMEDY CLUB * COMEDYBUY TICKETS
SAT 7 COLCHESTER GAMES FAIR FAIRBUY TICKETS
SAT 7 SIMON DAY, IN CHARACTER COMEDYBUY TICKETS
MON 9 THE YOUNG'UNS - STRANGERS ALBUM TOUR * FOLKBUY TICKETS
THU 12 KEVIN PEARCE: ALBUM LAUNCH GIGSBUY TICKETS
MON 16 THE SAM KELLY DUO * FOLKBUY TICKETS
SUN 22 CHARLIE WOOD BAND JAZZBUY TICKETS
MON 23 MARTIN SIMPSON * FOLKBUY TICKETS
SAT 28 LYNGO THEATRE PRESENTS "THERE AND BACK AGAIN- AN ODYSSEY" KIDSBUY TICKETS
SUN 29 AKERCOCKE GIGSBUY TICKETS
MON 30 4SQUARE * FOLKBUY TICKETS

NOVEMBER

SAT 4 THE LAUGHTER ZONE COMEDY CLUB * COMEDYBUY TICKETS
MON 6 CARDBOARD FOX * FOLKBUY TICKETS
FRI 10 THE PAUL FRANCIS BAND * GIGSBUY TICKETS
SUN 12 ELLA FITZGERALD AT 100 WITH MARTIN TAYLOR & ALISON BURNS JAZZBUY TICKETS
MON 13 GIGSPANNER * FOLKBUY TICKETS
WED 15 JO BANNON: ALBA PERFORMANCEBUY TICKETS
THU 16 AFRO CELT SOUND SYSTEM WITH GUESTS THE DHOL FOUNDATION * GIGSBUY TICKETS
MON 20 MEGSON * FOLKBUY TICKETS
THU 23 JAMES ACASTER: CLASSIC SCRAPES BOOK TOUR * COMEDYBUY TICKETS
FRI 24 MATT RICHARDSON COMEDYBUY TICKETS
MON 27 CHRIS WOOD * FOLKBUY TICKETS
THU 30 PAUL CHOWDHRY: LIVE INNIT * COMEDYBUY TICKETS

DECEMBER

FRI 1 THE LAUGHTER ZONE COMEDY CLUB * COMEDYBUY TICKETS
SAT 2 MADE IN COLCHESTER CHRISTMAS FAIR ART FAIRBUY TICKETS
SAT 2 HARRY & CHRIS POETRYBUY TICKETS
SUN 3 THE OXLEY/MEIER GUITAR PROJECT JAZZBUY TICKETS
MON 4 JACKIE OATES & MIKE COSGRAVE * FOLKBUY TICKETS
FRI 8 THE THINKING DRINKERS HISTORY OF ALCOHOL COMEDYBUY TICKETS
SAT 9 THE BLOCKHEADS: THE 40TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR * GIGSBUY TICKETS
MON 11 VICKI SWAN & JONNY DYER WINTER WARMER PICK & MIX * FOLKBUY TICKETS
FRI 15 ELIZA CARTHY & THE WAYWARD BAND + DUOTONE * GIGSBUY TICKETS
SAT 16 CHRISTMAS POETRY BASH 2017 WITH JOHN COOPER CLARKE, MARTIN NEWELL, LUKE WRIGHT & ROSS SUTHERLAND POETRYBUY TICKETS
SUN 17 JASON FREDERICK CINEMATIC TRIO JAZZBUY TICKETS
MON 18 THE CHURCHFITTERS CHRISTMAS CRACKER * FOLKBUY TICKETS
FRI 22 GOODIEPAL GIGSBUY TICKETS
SAT 23 A CHRISTMAS CAROL BY CANDLELIGHT XMAS STORYBUY TICKETS
SUN 24 A CHRISTMAS CAROL BY CANDLELIGHT XMAS STORYBUY TICKETS
FRI 29 THE FABS + SHORT PEOPLE + THE JUDITH CHARMERS * GIGSBUY TICKETS
2018

JANUARY

FRI 19 SOFIE HAGEN: DEAD BABY FROG COMEDYBUY TICKETS