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

There are 39 events at this location

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Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the information displayed here is accurate, always check with the venue before attending (especially during the Covid-19 pandemic).

80s Live

You may have heard of throwback Thursday, now it’s time for the ultimate throwback decade -80s Live! Join us as we travel back in time to one of the most iconic eras of music for an exciting night out – put your hands together and get into the groove as our live band Electric Dreams perform over two dozen chart topping…

Sat 20 Mar

£13–£45 / 01303 228600

Fri 16 Jul

£26.50–£29.50 / 01303 228600

ABBA Mania

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

Sun 30 May

£24–£43 / 01303 228600

Al Murray: Landlord of Hope and Glory

A brand new show from everyone's favourite bigoted landlord, Al Murray, star of Happy Hour. Please only cheer at the irony and stay in your house if you actually hate the French.

Sun 16 May

Cancelled / 01303 228600

Back To Bacharach

A celebration of the music of Burt Bacharach, composer of 'Trains and Boats and Planes', 'Close to You', 'The Look of Love', 'Walk On By' and other classics.

Sat 8 May

£13–£26.50 / 01303 228600

Sat 15 May

£13–£41 / 01303 228600

The Best Of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons

Presented by Sweeney Entertainments This nostalgic musical journey pays tribute to the life and career of those four boys from Jersey, who started singing under a street lamp but soon went on to become one of the most recognised groups in history. From the streets of New Jersey to the dizzying heights of the West End and…

Fri 23 Apr

£13–£34 / 01303 228600

Billy Bragg

Self-styled 'progressive patriot' and veteran political activist who is still one of the UK's finest writers of love songs.

Fri 26 Nov

£29.15–£37.40 / 01303 228600

Black Stone Cherry

Southern fried rock meets timeless metal in this Kentucky band's set.

Thu 23 Sep

£34 / 01303 228600

The Boys Are Back! With 5ive, A1, Damage and 911

Showcase of pop classics from 5ive, A1, Damage and 911.

Sat 25 Sep

£31.75 / 01303 228600

Come What May: The Ultimate Moulin Rouge Tribute

A tribute to Baz Luhrmann's glittering musical about the ill-fated romance between a writer and a cabaret actress.

Sun 21 Feb

£13–£33 / 01303 228600

Wed 10 Mar

£13–£43 / 01303 228600

Craig Revel Horwood: The All Balls & Glitter Tour

The star of BBC1’s Strictly Come Dancing is taking to the road with his debut solo tour! Join Craig as he talks about his life from Australia to the West End to Strictly, reveals a wealth of backstage gossip with his trademark wit and candour, and gives a very special performance of some of the music which has been the…

Thu 4 Mar

£25.50 / 01303 228600

Thu 25 Mar

£25.50 / 01303 228600

Dreamboats & Petticoats

1950s heartthrob Marty Wilde takes to the road again in Dreamboats and Petticoats ‐ Music that Lives Forever! Joining Marty are pals Eden Kane and Mark Wynter with special guest * Roxy Wilde * and his long serving band, The Wildcats. The late fifties and early sixties were without doubt some of the most exciting and…

Fri 28 May

£23–£38 / 01303 228600

Sat 7 May 2022

£31.58–£37.88 / 01303 228600

The Dreamboys

The world famous male strippers strut their stuff.

Fri 11 Jun

£25.25–£33.25 / 01303 228600

The Drifters

The veteran vocal harmony group celebrate over 60 years of The Drifters with hits including 'Under the Broadway', 'Saturday Night at the Movies’ and ‘Up on the Roof’.

Sat 10 Jul

£25–£30 / 01303 228600

Sun 25 Jul

£25–£45 / 01303 228600

The ELO Experience

ELO tribute band performing all the band's hits.

Thu 20 May

£26–£41 / 01303 228600

Thu 10 Jun

£26.50 / 01303 228600

Fastlove: A Tribute to George Michael

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

Sun 15 Aug

£22.50–£42.50 / 01303 228600

From the Jam

Now featuring only one member From the Jam. Bruce Foxton is joined by Russell Hastings and drummer Steve 'Smiley' Barnard.

Fri 29 Oct

£34.50 / 01303 228600

The James Bond Concert Spectacular

The popular Q The Music Show is coming to the UK and they will be bringing the fabulous and iconic music of James Bond to you in a stunning concert. Fresh from the West End, this show has been a huge success all around the world with its energetic and exciting performance by some of the UK’s leading musicians. Featuring…

Sun 21 Nov

£13–£33 / 01303 228600

Jason Donovan

First came Neighbours, then the West End beckoned, not forgetting an appearance in the celebrity jungle. And now he's singing again, especially for us.

Tue 28 Sep

£37.50–£46.50 / 01303 228600

Mon 25 Oct

£37.50–£46.50 / 01303 228600

Jimmy Carr: Terribly Funny

Acerbic wit and dark, deadpan one-liners from familiar telly face Carr. Suitable for ages 16+.

Tue 4 May

£30.75 / 01303 228600

Mon 5 Jul

£30.75–£45.75 / 01303 228600

Mon 9 Aug

£30.75–£45.75 / 01303 228600

John Bishop: Right Here, Right Now

Observational humour from the famed stand-up.

Tue 26 Oct

£36.50 / 01303 228600

Let The Music Play

You’re the First, the Last, My Everything; Can’t Get Enough of Your Love, Babe; You See the Trouble with Me; Never, Never Gonna Give Ya Up; Just the Way You Are; What Am I Gonna Do With You; I’ll Do for You Anything You Want Me To; Baby, We Better Try to Get it Together; Don’t Make Me Wait Too Long; Sho’You Right and, of…

Fri 19 Feb

£13–£26 / 01303 228600

The Magic of the Beatles

A recreation of the full Beatles live show, taking you through their different eras from the skiffle-influenced mop top years of 'Love Me Do' and 'She Loves You' to the later psychedelia of songs like 'Strawberry Fields' and the classic rock such as 'Let It Be'.

Fri 5 Feb

£20.25–£26.25 / 01303 228600

Tue 4 May

£22.50–£41.50 / 01303 228600

The Manfreds

Rock and blues with a twist of jazz.

Sat 23 Oct

£38.88 / 01303 228600

Maximum Rhythm 'n' Blues with The Manfreds

The Manfreds with an all-star line-up of original members Paul Jones, Mike D’Abo, Tom McGuinness *and * Mike Hugg with Rob Townsend, Marcus Cliffe and Simon Currie will be recreating many of their greatest hits both as part of Manfred Mann and as successful solo artists. Joining the Manfreds is bona fide legend Georgie…

Sat 23 Oct

£24–£39 / 01303 228600

Milton Jones in Milton: Impossible

Absurd one-liners from telly regular Jones.

Sat 24 Apr

£29 / 01303 228600

Wed 17 Nov

£29 / 01303 228600

Paul Carrack

The voice behind hits such as Ace's 'How Long', Squeeze's 'Tempted' and Mike and the Mechanics' 'The Living Years'.

Fri 22 Oct

£31–£38 / 01303 228600

Paul Smith: Changed

English comedian Paul Smith goes for his third and largest ever UK tour to entertain the audience with sharp and hilarious stories of his life. Earlier he was named Liverpool's New Comedian of the Year and was a Finalist at The Leicester Comedian of the Year competition.

Fri 12 Feb

£23.50 / 01303 228600

The Rolling Stones Story

Tribute to the Rolling Stones who have dominated rock'n'roll music since the 1960s and were at the forefront of the British Invasion of bands that conquered the US in 1964. They ran neck and neck with The Beatles in the popularity stakes with the late sixties and early seventies considered by many as their Golden Age.

Sat 19 Jun

£22–£41 / 01303 228600

Rumours of Fleetwood Mac

The Mick Fleetwood-approved tribute act who cover the gamut of Mac material from the Peter Green era to the Buckingham/Nicks days.

Thu 15 Apr

£26.50–£36.50 / 01303 228600

Scouting for Girls

Quirky perky London indie poppers who gave us 'She's So Lovely'.

Sat 6 Nov

£29–£36.70 / 01303 228600

The Sensational 60s Experience

Music show featuring Mike Pender (original voice of the Searchers), The Trems, The Fortunes, The Swinging Blue Jeans and The Dakotas. Hits include 'Needles and Pins', 'Silence Is Golden', 'Storm In A Teacup', 'Hippy Hippy Shake', 'Little Children' plus many more.

Sat 20 Mar

£13.25–£30.75 / 01303 228600

Fri 11 Jun

£13–£49 / 01303 228600

Seven Drunken Nights

Musical tribute to Irish music giants The Dubliners.

Sun 16 May

£23–£43 / 01303 228600

The Shires

Country duo comprising of Ben Earle and Crissie Rhodes.

Thu 6 May

£31 / 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…

Sun 11 Apr

£25–£43 / 01303 228600

Fri 16 Apr

£13–£28 / 01303 228600

Skunk Anansie

Punk-tinged Britrock quartet still going strong, nearly 25 years later.

Wed 23 Jun

£34.10 / 01303 228600

Some Guys Have all the Luck: The Rod Stewart Story

The story of the legendary mullet-headed rocker, whose scratchy pipes lent a welcome note of sandpaper to such hits as 'Maggie May', 'I Don't Want To Talk About It' and 'Baby Jane', but who also wrote such enduring classics as 'You Wear It Well' and 'Every Picture Tells A Story'.

Wed 9 Jun

£13–£41 / 01303 228600

Sat 19 Jun

£13–£26.50 / 01303 228600

UK Foo Fighters

Tribute to Dave Grohl's rocking mob.

Fri 23 Jul

£25.50–£40.50 / 01303 228600

Sat 24 Jul

£25.50 / 01303 228600

A Vision of Elvis

2008 European Elvis Tribute Artist Champion Rob Kingsley presents the total Elvis package, from custom-made costumes to that curl of the lip.

Sat 15 May

£26.50–£29 / 01303 228600

Walk Right Back: The Everly Brothers Story

After a phenomenal sell out tour in 2019, Walk Right Back is ….BACK! From the Producers of That'll Be The Day, the show tells the story of the most successful duo of all time…The Everly Brothers. Featuring such hits as Bye Bye Love, All I Have To Do Is Dream and Cathy's Clown, this unique concert-based musical entwines…

Sun 13 Jun

£13–£42.50 / 01303 228600

Fri 2 Jul

£13–£32 / 01303 228600

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