DIARY

FEBRUARY

SUN 25 PARTY LIKE IT'S 1599 GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SUN 25 PATRICK MONAHAN: REWIND SELECTOR 90S COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
MON 26 KIT HAWES & AARON CATLOW * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
TUE 27 STEPHEN BAILEY: CANT THINK STRAIGHT COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
WED 28 SIEBEN + THE DEAD RAT ORCHESTRA + FISHCLAW GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS

MARCH

THU 1 SHAZIA MIRZA: WITH LOVE FROM ST.TROPEZ COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
FRI 2 FARMERS MARKET * MARKETBUY TICKETSMARKET
FRI 2 THE LAUGHTER ZONE COMEDY CLUB * COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
SAT 3 MAJESTIC KIDS EVENTS PRESENTS: EPIC KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
SAT 3 DINGUS KHAN'S BIG RED BASEBALL CAP SALE GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SUN 4 CHRIS INGHAM QUARTET: THE JAZZ OF DUDLEY MOORE JAZZBUY TICKETSJAZZ
MON 5 KNIGHT & SPIERS * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
TUE 6 TIFF STEVENSON: BOMBSHELL COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
WED 7 SIMON EVANS: GENIUS * COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
THU 8 ITCH (THE KING BLUES UNPLUGGED) GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SAT 10 THE LIPSINKERS CABARETBUY TICKETS 
SUN 11 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH HIGH STEWARD SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR A * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETSWALKING TOUR
SUN 11 RAGHU DIXIT WORLD MUSICBUY TICKETSWORLD MUSIC
MON 12 KITTY MACFARLANE * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
TUE 13 THE TEMPERANCE MOVEMENT * SOLD OUT GIGSSOLD OUTGIGS
WED 14 TOM GILL: GROWING PAINS PERFORMANCEBUY TICKETSPERFORMANCE
THU 15 IAIN SINCLAIR + MACGILLIVRAY + HARPOON GROUP & HOLKHAM LITERATUREBUY TICKETSLITERATURE
FRI 16 WHOLE LOTTA LED * GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SAT 17 LYNGO THEATRE PRESENTS "TOM THUMB" KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
SAT 17 ON FOR 2018 GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SUN 18 JAZZ, FUNK, SOUL WITH BASSISTRY JAZZBUY TICKETSJAZZ
MON 19 GRANNY'S ATTIC * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
THU 22 ROB AUTON: THE HAIR SHOW COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
FRI 23 THE GUNS 'N ROSES EXPERIENCE + WRONG JOVI + HOTTER THAN HELL (KISS TRIBUTE) * GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SAT 24 UNDISCOVERED LIVE MUSIC CONTEST: THE FINAL * GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SUN 25 VINYL SESSIONS: DJ SHADOW - ENDTRODUCING MUSICBUY TICKETSMUSIC
MON 26 TWELFTH DAY * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
TUE 27 JOHN ROBINS: THE DARKNESS OF ROBINS * SOLD OUT COMEDYSOLD OUTCOMEDY
WED 28 DOCTOR ZEEMANS CATASTROPHE MACHINE PERFORMANCEBUY TICKETSPERFORMANCE
THU 29 STICK IN THE WHEEL FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
FRI 30 UNDER THE SEA * PARTYBUY TICKETS 
SAT 31 THEATREROTTO PRODUCTIONS: THE WALRUS & THE CARPENTER: GET MAKING WORKSHOP! KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
SAT 31 THEATREROTTO PRODUCTIONS: THE WALRUS & THE CARPENTER KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
SAT 31 GEOFF ACHISON & THE SOULDIGGERS + TIM AVES & WOLFPACK + MARTIN MCNEILL * GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS

APRIL

TUE 3 THE GIRL AND THE MOON THEATREBUY TICKETSTHEATRE
WED 4 TO HELEN BACK PERFORMANCEBUY TICKETSPERFORMANCE
THU 5 STEVE IGNORANTS SLICE OF LIFE GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
FRI 6 THE LAUGHTER ZONE COMEDY CLUB * COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
SUN 8 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH HIGH STEWARD SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR A * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETSWALKING TOUR
SUN 8 KRISTIAN BORRING QUARTET JAZZBUY TICKETSJAZZ
MON 9 JIMMY ALDRIDGE & SID GOLDSMITH * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
TUE 10 MAJESTIC KIDS EVENTS: EASTER HOLIDAYS SPECIAL ILLUMIN PARTY TRIBAL GLOW KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
TUE 10 SHONEN KNIFE + GREYDOLF GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
THU 12 FROM THE JAM * SOLD OUT GIGSSOLD OUTGIGS
SAT 14 MIME WORKSHOP FOR BEGINNERS KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
SAT 14 GARLIC THEATRE: LITTLE RED ROBIN HOOD [RELAXED PERFORMANCE] KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
SAT 14 DALISO CHAPONDA: WHAT THE AFRICAN SAID * SOLD OUT COMEDYSOLD OUTCOMEDY
SUN 15 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH HIGH STEWARD SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR B * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETSWALKING TOUR
SUN 15 MAGGIE BELL & DAVE KELLY * GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
MON 16 TALISK * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
TUE 17 TERMINAL CHEESECAKE + HORACIO POLLARD + NOTHING.EXISTED GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
WED 18 NATASHA DAVIS: T SHIRTS PERFORMANCEBUY TICKETSPERFORMANCE
THU 19 KRIS DREVER FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
SAT 21 THE FLOYD EFFECT * GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SUN 22 VINYL SESSIONS: HAWKWIND - SPACE RITUAL MUSICBUY TICKETSMUSIC
SUN 22 MARTIN SPEAKE QUARTET FEATURING ETHAN IVERSON JAZZBUY TICKETSJAZZ
MON 23 NINEBARROW * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
TUE 24 SAY SUE ME + SUPERGLU + SAM EAGLE & THE LEMON LIZARDS GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
WED 25 SARAH BLANC: IT STARTED WITH JASON DONOVAN PERFORMANCEBUY TICKETSPERFORMANCE
THU 26 THE HORNE SECTION * SOLD OUT COMEDYSOLD OUTCOMEDY
FRI 27 SHAPPI KHORSANDI: MISTRESS & MISFIT * COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
SAT 28 MADDY PRIOR IN CONCERT WITH HANNAH JAMES AND GILES LEWIN * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
SAT 28 BOOSTER CUSHION: HANSEL, GRETAL AND YOU, WHO? [CLOWNING AND THEATRE WORKSHOP] KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
SAT 28 BOOSTER CUSHION: HANSEL, GRETAL AND YOU, WHO? [SHOW] KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
SUN 29 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH HIGH STEWARD SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR X * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETSWALKING TOUR
MON 30 DOVETAIL TRIO * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK

MAY

WED 2 DAVID HOYLE: DIAMOND PERFORMANCEBUY TICKETSPERFORMANCE
THU 3 A HAWK AND A HACKSAW GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
FRI 4 THE LAUGHTER ZONE COMEDY CLUB * COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
SAT 5 THE ELO ENCOUNTER * GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SUN 6 ALEX HITCHCOCK QUINTET JAZZBUY TICKETSJAZZ
TUE 8 STEVE LAMACQ: GOING DEAF FOR A LIVING GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
WED 9 SH!T THEATRE: DOLLYWOULD PERFORMANCEBUY TICKETSPERFORMANCE
FRI 11 LONDON ASTROBEAT ORCHESTRA PERFORMS TALKING HEADS GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SAT 12 HOT COALS THEATRE PRESENTS: KNOCK KNOCK KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
SAT 12 NINE BELOW ZERO * GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SUN 13 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH HIGH STEWARD SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR A * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETSWALKING TOUR
SUN 13 AN EVENING WITH GARY LUCAS: FROM BEEFHEART TO BUCKLEY AND BEYOND * GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
MON 14 LUKE DANIELS & TIM EDEY * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
TUE 15 TIM KEY: MEGADATE COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
THU 17 BEANS ON TOAST * GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
FRI 18 PHILL JUPITUS: JUPLICITY * COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
SUN 20 VINYL SESSIONS: I LIKE TRAINS - PROGRESS. REFORM + ELEGIES... MUSICBUY TICKETSMUSIC
SUN 20 FAIRPORT CONVENTION * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
MON 21 CLIVE GREGSON & LIZ SIMCOCK * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
THU 24 THE HUT PEOPLE FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
FRI 25 WRECKLESS ERIC GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SAT 26 COMEDY CLUB 4 KIDS KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
SUN 27 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH HIGH STEWARD SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR B * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETSWALKING TOUR
SUN 27 LISA KNAPP FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
TUE 29 33RD COLCHESTER REAL ALE & CIDER FESTIVAL * BEERBUY TICKETSBEER
WED 30 33RD COLCHESTER REAL ALE & CIDER FESTIVAL * BEERBUY TICKETSBEER
THU 31 33RD COLCHESTER REAL ALE & CIDER FESTIVAL * BEERBUY TICKETSBEER

JUNE

FRI 1 33RD COLCHESTER REAL ALE & CIDER FESTIVAL * BEERBUY TICKETSBEER
SAT 2 33RD COLCHESTER REAL ALE & CIDER FESTIVAL * BEERBUY TICKETSBEER
SUN 3 JOY ELLIS JAZZBUY TICKETSJAZZ
WED 6 SUICIDE NOTES... THE SPOKEN WORD OF CHRISTOPHER BRETT BAILEY PERFORMANCEBUY TICKETSPERFORMANCE
FRI 8 MANIAC SQUAT + THE DRUIDS + BALLOOON SAMWIDGE GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SAT 9 NORWICH PUPPET THEATRE: THUMBELINA KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
SAT 9 NORWICH PUPPET THEATRE: THUMBELINA [WITH BSL] KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
SAT 9 THE YORUBA WOMEN CHOIR WORLD MUSICBUY TICKETSWORLD MUSIC
SUN 10 WHY ENGLAND LOSE? TALKBUY TICKETS 
TUE 12 WUSSY + RADIO ORWELL + GHOST MUSIC GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
WED 13 FEMI & THE INRHYTHMS WORLD MUSICBUY TICKETSWORLD MUSIC
THU 14 BARBARA NICE: RAFFLE! COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
SUN 17 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH HIGH STEWARD SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR X * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETSWALKING TOUR
SUN 17 SARAH KENDALL: ONE-SEVENTEEN COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
TUE 19 CITIZEN JOURNALISM WORKSHOPBUY TICKETS 
WED 20 THE EX GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
THU 21 FLO & JOAN: JOAN & FLO COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
SAT 23 CARA DILLON * FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
SUN 24 VINYL SESSIONS: MARVIN GAYE - WHATS GOING ON MUSICBUY TICKETSMUSIC
WED 27 TOMAGA PERFORM A LIVE SOUNDTRACK TO LUCIFER RISING (KENNETH ANGER, 1972) GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
FRI 29 LIVE/WIRE: THE AC/DC SHOW * GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS

JULY

SUN 1 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH HIGH STEWARD SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR A * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETSWALKING TOUR
SUN 1 JAZZ, FUNK AND SOUL WITH TRISTAN JAZZBUY TICKETSJAZZ
TUE 3 SABAR DRUMMING WORKSHOP WITH MODOU DIOUF * 30 tickets left WORKSHOPBUY TICKETS 
THU 5 TOM ALLEN: ABSOLUTELY COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
FRI 6 FIRESTARTER: JOHN BALL AND THE GREAT REVOLT GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
TUE 10 FREE FOLK IN BREXIT BRITAIN: THE DEAD RAT ORCHESTRA & SUTARI + THE DYR SISTER GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
FRI 13 CRAIG CAMPBELL: EASY TIGER COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
SUN 15 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH HIGH STEWARD SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR B * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETSWALKING TOUR
TUE 17 BRIGHT FUTURE SCHOOLS PERFORMANCE KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
FRI 20 THE EDUARDO NIEBLA EXPERIENCE WORLD MUSICBUY TICKETSWORLD MUSIC
SUN 29 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH HIGH STEWARD SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR X * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETSWALKING TOUR

AUGUST

SUN 5 VINYL SESSIONS: DAVE BRUBECK QUARTET - TIME OUT MUSICBUY TICKETSMUSIC
SUN 5 TALINKA JAZZBUY TICKETSJAZZ
MON 6 KIDS SUMMER ARTS FESTIVAL EMEH PRESENTS MUSIC COMES TO LIFE A 3DAY EXPLORATIVE MUSICAL JOURNEY DAY 1 KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
TUE 7 KIDS SUMMER ARTS FESTIVAL EMEH PRESENTS MUSIC COMES TO LIFE A 3DAY EXPLORATIVE MUSICAL JOURNEY DAY 2 KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
WED 8 KIDS SUMMER ARTS FESTIVAL EMEH PRESENTS MUSIC COMES TO LIFE A 3DAY EXPLORATIVE MUSICAL JOURNEY DAY 3 KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
SUN 12 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH HIGH STEWARD SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR A * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETSWALKING TOUR
TUE 14 KIDS SUMMER ARTS FESTIVAL MAJESTIC KIDS EVENTS PRESENTS: MA(D)JESTIC SCIENCE FESTIVAL KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
WED 15 KIDS SUMMER ARTS FESTIVAL MAJESTIC KIDS EVENTS PRESENTS: MA(D)JESTIC SCIENCE FESTIVAL KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
THU 16 KIDS SUMMER ARTS FESTIVAL MAJESTIC KIDS EVENTS PRESENTS: MA(D)JESTIC SCIENCE FESTIVAL KIDSBUY TICKETSKIDS
TUE 21 PACKING SHED THEATRE PRESENTS: ALL HAIL MACBETH (AT TYMPERLEY'S GARDENS) THEATREBUY TICKETSTHEATRE
WED 22 PACKING SHED THEATRE PRESENTS: ALL HAIL MACBETH (AT TYMPERLEY'S GARDENS) THEATREBUY TICKETSTHEATRE
THU 23 PACKING SHED THEATRE PRESENTS: ALL HAIL MACBETH (AT TYMPERLEY'S GARDENS) THEATREBUY TICKETSTHEATRE
FRI 24 PACKING SHED THEATRE PRESENTS: ALL HAIL MACBETH (AT TYMPERLEY'S GARDENS) THEATREBUY TICKETSTHEATRE
FRI 24 A FOREIGNERS JOURNEY: A TRIBUTE TO FOREIGNER & JOURNEY * GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SAT 25 PACKING SHED THEATRE PRESENTS: ALL HAIL MACBETH (AT TYMPERLEY'S GARDENS) THEATREBUY TICKETSTHEATRE
SUN 26 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH HIGH STEWARD SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR B * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETSWALKING TOUR
FRI 31 THE DOWNSETTERS GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS

SEPTEMBER

SAT 1 ROVING CROWS FOLKBUY TICKETSFOLK
SUN 9 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH HIGH STEWARD SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR X * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETSWALKING TOUR
SAT 15 D'UKES GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SUN 23 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH HIGH STEWARD SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR A * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETSWALKING TOUR
FRI 28 PHIL NICHOL: YOUR WRONG COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
SUN 30 MARTIN TURNER EX WISHBONE ASH * GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS

OCTOBER

SUN 7 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH HIGH STEWARD SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR B * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETSWALKING TOUR
TUE 16 ROBIN INCE: CHAOS OF DELIGHT COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
TUE 23 JIMEOIN: RESULT! * COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
FRI 26 GARY DELANEY: GAGSTER'S PARADISE * COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
TUE 30 KEITH JAMES: THE SONGS OF NICK DRAKE GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS

NOVEMBER

SUN 4 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH HIGH STEWARD SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR X * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETSWALKING TOUR
TUE 6 PETE FIRMAN: MARVELS MAGICBUY TICKETS 
FRI 9 THE PAUL FRANCIS BAND * GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SAT 24 SARA PASCOE: LADSLADSLADS * SOLD OUT COMEDYSOLD OUTCOMEDY
SUN 25 STEWART FRANCIS: INTO THE PUNSET * COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY
THU 29 GEOFF NORCOTT: TRADITIONALISM COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY

DECEMBER

SUN 2 COLCHESTER HERITAGE TOUR WITH HIGH STEWARD SIR BOB RUSSELL - TOUR A * WALKING TOURBUY TICKETSWALKING TOUR
FRI 14 THE BLOCKHEADS * GIGSBUY TICKETSGIGS
SAT 22 CHRISTMAS POETRY BASH 2018 WITH JOHN COOPER CLARKE, MARTIN NEWELL, LUKE WRIGHT & ROSS SUTHERLAND POERTRYBUY TICKETS 
SUN 23 A CHRISTMAS CAROL BY CANDLELIGHT XMAS STORYBUY TICKETSXMAS STORY
MON 24 A CHRISTMAS CAROL BY CANDLELIGHT XMAS STORYBUY TICKETSXMAS STORY
2019

MAY

THU 16 PAUL FOOT: IMAGE CONSCIOUS COMEDYBUY TICKETSCOMEDY