Leas Cliff Hall

Leas Cliff Hall
The Leas, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 2DZ
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The venue was originally opened in 1927 by Prince Henry, later Duke of Gloucester, with a concert featuring Folkestone Municipal Orchestra. Leas Cliff Hall was modernised in 1981 and now has a capacity for 900 (seated) or 1500 (standing). Notable performers over the years range from Ozzy Osbourne and The Rolling Stones to Victoria Wood and Norman Wisdom.

The venue is also available for corporate, party and wedding hire.

Folkstone Central train station is 15 minutes walk from Leas Cliff Hall while the nearest bus stop is located on Bouverie Square.

Events at this venue

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ABBA Mania

Celebrating decades of golden hits with a recreation of the live Abba show.

Sat 5 May 2018

£13.90–£26.40 / 01303 228600

Beth Hart

Bluesy singer from LA who has worked with Joe Bonamassa.

Thu 19 Apr 2018

£37.65–£44.65 / 01303 228600

The Bowie Experience

Tribute to the late, great David Bowie. Featuring songs including 'Space Oddity', 'Starman', 'Fashion', 'Life on Mars', 'China Girl', 'Rebel Rebel', 'Golden Years' and 'Modern Love'.

Fri 1 Dec

£27.50 / 01303 228600

The Carpenters Story

  • Directed by: Phil Aldridge

Theatre show telling the tale of the brother/sister duo, featuring all the songs that made The Carpenters a legend in the world of music. Featuring timeless hits from the Carpenters repertoire including 'We’ve Only Just Begun', 'Superstar', 'Top of the World', 'Please Mr Postman' and many more.

Fri 29 Jun 2018

£26.90–£28.90 / 01303 228600

The Chicago Blues Brothers

Celebrating the music of The Blues Brothers with a packed revue of blues and soul.

Thu 30 Nov

£25.50 / 01303 228600


Traditional panto fun.

Wed 13 Dec

£14.15–£28.15 / 01303 228600

Thu 14 Dec

£14.15–£28.15 / 01303 228600

Fri 15 Dec

£14.15–£28.15 / 01303 228600

…and 12 more dates until 30 Dec


CREAM RETURNS FOR ONE NIGHT ONLY! We’re pleased to announce one of the world’s biggest club brands Cream returns to Kent on Saturday 31st March as

Sat 31 Mar 2018

£26.10 / 01303 228600

The Damned

The punk legends, fronted by Dave Vanian, zip through their pithy catalogue.

Tue 6 Feb 2018

£30.15 / 01303 228600

With Slim Jim Phantom.

Ed Byrne: Spoiler Alert

  • 2 stars

Stand-up comedy from the Mock The Week regular.

Thu 12 Apr 2018

£28.15 / 01303 228600

Ellen Kent: Madama Butterfly

Opera & Ballet International proudly presents an Ellen Kent production with international soloists, highly-praised chorus and full orchestra Winner of “The Best Opera Award” Liverpool Daily Post Theatre Awards - Puccini Madama Buuterfly Starring the Korean soprano Maria HeeJung Kim* and the international soprano…

Sun 22 Apr 2018

£22.40–£37.40 / 01303 228600


An affectionate celebration of the life and music of George Michael including his early days with Wham!.

Sat 3 Feb 2018

£25.50 / 01303 228600

Fri 16 Mar 2018

£28.40 / 01303 228600

The Glenn Miller Orchestra

The world famous Glenn Miller Orchestra present a repertoire of swing and jazz band tunes.

Sun 11 Mar 2018

£26.90 / 01303 228600

Grumpy Old Women to the Rescue

  • Directed by: Owen Lewis
  • Written by: Jenny Eclair, Judith Holder

Moans and groans from three miserable middle-aged women, based on the successful TV show. Starring Jenny Eclair, Dillie Keane and Lizze Ropper.

Fri 4 May 2018

£29.15 / 01303 228600

Happy Mondays

Watch out, the gang's all back together. Madchester nostalgia reigns as the original line-up of The Happy Mondays returns.

Wed 22 Nov

£33.65 / 01303 228600

Icons of The 80s - Go West & Cutting Crew

Go West and Cutting Crew are here to service all your 80s nostalgia needs.

Sat 3 Feb 2018

£39 / 01303 228600

Illegal Eagles

Tribute band to the prolific Hotel California songsters.

Fri 9 Feb 2018

£25.90–£27.90 / 01303 228600

I'm About to Lose Control and I Think Joe Lycett

The Birmingham-born comic tours his latest show.

Thu 20 Sep 2018

£24.15 / 01303 228600

Islands in the Stream

Musical celebrating the queen and king of country: Dolly Parton and Kenny Rogers.

Fri 16 Feb 2018

£28.75 / 01303 228600

James & Ola: Uncensored

Husband and wife choreographers and dancers James and Ola Jordan, best known for their work on BBC's Strictly Come Dancing perform the cha cha, rumba, samba, jive and paso doble.

Tue 6 Mar 2018

£34.65–£81.15 / 01303 228600

Jason Manford: Muddle Class

The comedian and actor – who formerly presented BBC's The One Show and was a team captain on hit Channel 4 panel show 8 Out of 10 Cats –returns to stand-up with his new show, Muddle Class.

Fri 18 May 2018

£31.65 / 01303 228600

Joe Brown

The rock'n'roll veteran plays a set which spans rock, country, gospel and ballads.

Wed 21 Feb 2018

£31.65–£33.65 / 01303 228600

With Henry Gross.

John Mayall

Elder statesman of British blues, who mentored the likes of the young Eric Clapton and Peter Green on his 80th Anniversary Tour.

Sun 26 Nov

£32.65–£35.65 / 01303 228600

Katie Price

Katie Price discusses her life story and performs her brand new single, 'I Got U'.

Sun 29 Apr 2018

£24.15–£35.15 / 01303 228600

The Little Mix Experience

The Little Mix tribute band play all of the original group's big pop hits.

Sat 24 Mar 2018

£16.25 / 01303 228600

The Magic of Motown

Tribute to the sweet soul sounds of Motown starring the supremely-talented Magic of Motown band, with hits made famous by the Isley Brothers, Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, Martha Reeves and more.

Sat 7 Apr 2018

£21–£31 / 01303 228600

Money for Nothing

A Dire Straits tribute band.

Fri 30 Mar 2018

£25.50 / 01303 228600

One Night of Elvis: Lee 'Memphis' King

An evening in the company of top Elvis impersonator Lee 'Memphis' King, performing a selection of Presley's hip-shaking greatest hits.

Thu 18 Jan 2018

£24–£29 / 01303 228600

One Night of Queen

Tribute to Freddie Mercury et al, starring Gary Mullen – winner of ITV's Stars in Their Eyes – and his band the Works, bringing you all the Queen hits. The band have performed across the globe, including two shows at BBC Proms in the Park.

Sat 10 Feb 2018

£24 / 01303 228600

Puppetry of the Penis

Puppetry of the Penis features two Australians who manipulate their genitals into various shapes, objects and landmarks.

Sat 2 Dec

£19.25–£23.25 / 01303 228600

Roy Chubby Brown

Controversial stand-up from the Yorkshire-born veteran.

Fri 2 Feb 2018

£24.40 / 01303 228600

Roy Wood Rock & Roll Band

The veteran singer-songwriter performs hits from his career proving there's more to him than that one Christmas song.

Sat 25 Nov

£23.50–£36.50 / 01303 228600

Royal Marines Band Christmas Concert

The Band of Her Majesty's Royal Marines Collingwood presents a festive performance of Christmas music, military marches, big band hits and popular showstoppers.

Tue 5 Dec

£23.90 / 01303 228600

The Sensational 60s Experience

Music show featuring Mike Pender (original voice of the Searchers), Chris Farlowe, Herman’s Hermits, The Fortunes, the New Amen Corner. Hits include 'Needles and Pins', 'Out of Time', 'I’m Into Something Good', 'Storm in a Tea Cup', 'Bend Me Shape Me' plus many more.

Thu 23 Nov

£30.65–£32.65 / 01303 228600

The Simon & Garfunkel Story

With a backdrop of projected photos and original film footage a full live band perform Simon & Garfunkel hits including 'Mrs Robinson', 'Cecilia', 'Homeward Bound' and many more. The story takes you through the stories that shaped their music, the dramatic split, their solo careers and a recreation of the 1982 Central…

Thu 8 Feb 2018

£23–£26 / 01303 228600

The Skids

The influential Dunfermline art punk rockers have been in the game over 40 years now.

Fri 26 Jan 2018

Cancelled / 01303 228600

Someone Like You: The Adele Songbook

Katie Markham delivers this celebration of one of our generation's finest singer-songwriters with performances of songs from the three record-breaking albums 19, 21 and 25.

Sat 10 Mar 2018

£23 / 01303 228600


Longstanding, respected T-Rex tribute act. Glam rockers, brace yourselves.

Thu 8 Mar 2018

£23–£28 / 01303 228600

Fri 9 Mar 2018

£25.90–£30.90 / 01303 228600

Think Floyd

The tribute band pays homage to the legendary rock outfit.

Fri 19 Jan 2018

£27.90 / 01303 228600

Totally Tina

Tribute to the American singer Tina Turner. Totally Tina recreates the spectacle of her live shows with a six-piece live band, four dancers and Justine Riddoch’s impersonation of the queen of rock and soul. Featuring hits including 'Simply The Best' and 'What’s Love Got To Do With It?'.

Fri 5 Jan 2018

£23.50–£26.50 / 01303 228600


Reggae journeymen still slogging round the touring circuit, but now with a reduced line-up

Mon 4 Dec

£42.65 / 01303 228600

Whitney: Queen of the Night

A celebration of the life and music of Whitney Houston through three decades of classic hits.

Sat 3 Mar 2018

£23.90–£30.40 / 01303 228600

You Win Again: The Story of the Bee Gees

A tour through the Bee Gees' career, from the 60s through the 80s with all the best tunes and plenty of dancing.

Thu 5 Apr 2018

£22–£27 / 01303 228600

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