Leas Cliff Hall
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.
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Band Of The Brigade Of Gurkhas Charity Concert
The military band will give a special performance in aid of their charity, the Gurkha Welfare Trust.
The Bee Gees Story: Nights On Broadway
Far more than just a tribute act, this highly charged show aims to give the audience the experience of being at a Bee Gees concert - with multimedia and live actors telling the full story of the three brothers who revolutionised popular music. A six-piece live band blends the classic hits, acoustic medleys and songs…
The Big Chris Barber Band
The veteran slide trombonist leads his big band in a programme of swing and New Orleans-style jazz.
The Bowie Experience
Tribute to the late, great David Bowie.
Breaking Waves 2017
A mixed programme of dance by local students.
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.
Chas & Dave
The cheeky cheery Cockneys return with 'Rabbit', 'Gertcha', 'Margate' and more.
Traditional panto fun.
Wed 13 Dec
Thu 14 Dec
Fri 15 Dec
The Circus of Horrors: The Never Ending Nightmare
The troupe celebrates its 21st anniversary with its latest spectacular featuring an amalgamation of bizarre, brave and beautiful acts all woven into an Alice in Horrorland type story driven by a mainly original soundscape.
Britain's Got Talent 2014 classical bros who've knocked out a tour and an album faster than you can say 'ka ching'.
Dennis Locorriere brings his incarnation of Dr Hook to town.
The world famous male strippers strut their stuff.
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 International soprano Alyona Kistenyova* Back by overwhelming public…
An Evening of Dirty Dancing: The Tribute Show
- Directed by: Leanne Harwood
A song and dance show featuring a number of performers showcasing well-known tunes including 'Do You Love Me', 'Big Girls Don't Cry' and 'I've Had The Time Of My Life'.
Halfway To Paradise: The Billy Fury Story
Colin Gold and Fury's original backing band, Fury's Tornados, tell his story through words and music.
Watch out, the gang's all back together. Madchester nostalgia reigns as the original line-up of The Happy Mondays returns.
AGMP presents Hawkwind 'Into the Woods'Tour
Psychedelic hippie warhorses Hawkwind, still best known for the epic 'Silver Machine' and for having naked women fire-eating on stage with them.
Horrible Histories Live On Stage - The Best Of Barmy Britain
Could you beat battling Boudicca? Will you lose your heart or your head to Henry VIII? Can Parliament survive gunpowder Guy? Would you stand and deliver to dastardly Dick Turpin? Escape the clutches of Burke and Hare and move to the groove with party Queen Victoria!
Tribute band to the prolific Hotel California songsters.
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.
More controversial stand-up from the x-rated comic and inexplicable winner of 2014's CBB.
Jimmy Carr: The Best of Tour
Acerbic wit and dark, deadpan one-liners from familiar telly face Carr. The 8 Out of 10 Cats presenter has gathered some of his very best jokes, along with some new material and headed out on a mammoth UK tour.
Winner of series six of The X Factor (2009) and series two of Popstar to Operastar (2011), the young popster is probably best-known for singles 'The Climb' and 'Ambitions'.
Elder statesman of British blues, who mentored the likes of the young Eric Clapton and Peter Green on his 80th Anniversary Tour.
The Johnny Cash Roadshow
Cash tribute from singer-songwriter Clive John.
The King Of Pop
Get ready to moonwalk the night away at a Michael Jackson tribute show whose star performer Navi once earned a standing ovation from the King of Pop himself.
The Matt Monro Story
Tribute to Matt Monro's life and music performed by his son, Matt Monro Jnr.
Relive the music, outfits and excitement of the live Queen experience with this tribute band.
A live celebration of the life, legacy and music of Prince.
Folk singer-songwriter, famed for the Ivor Novello Award winning song 'The Streets of London'.
Strictly Come Dancing ’s Aljaz Skorjanec and Janette Manrara star in this all-singing, all-dancing tribute to Hollywood legend Fred Astaire.
Roy Chubby Brown
Controversial stand-up from the Yorkshire-born veteran.
The Roy Orbison Story
Roy Orbison tribute singer Barry Steele and his five-piece show band singing hits by the Big O plus a special tribute to the time Roy spent with The Traveling Wilburys, and Bono.
The auctioneering star of the hit TV show, Storage Hunters, return to his stand-up roots.
Sean Kelly And The Stars Of Storage Hunters
A night of stand-up comedy and charity auction from the US-based star of Storage Hunters, joined by his co-stars T-Money and Green Mile.
The Searchers have survived multiple line-up changes as well as a schism of People's Front of Judea-style bitterness, the echoes of which twang across the internet to this day. Longest-lasting original member John McNally leads the band that gave us 'Needles and Pins' and 'Sweets for my Sweet', with Frank Allen, Spencer…
The Selecter and The Beat
A co-headline tour featuring the two of the original 2-Tone ska acts who both formed in the late 1970s.
The Sensational 60's Experience
Relive the soundtrack to the swinging sixties, when pop music was at its finest! Herman's Hermits, Chris Farlowe, The Merseybeats, The Swinging Blue Jeans, The Fortunes, The Ivy League and New Amen Corner perform classic hits such as Hippy Hippy Shake, Out Of Time and I'm Into Something Good. Hosted by Alan Mosca from…
Sing For Samaritans
A charity music event in aid of Samaritans.
Skids - 40th Anniversary Tour
AGMP presents Skids 40th Anniversary Tour Part 2
The influential Dunfermline art punk rockers have been in the game over 40 years now.
Some People v Reginald D Hunter
The self-proclaimed 'comedian, swashbuckler and scientist' takes his latest and no doubt controversial show on the road.
Reggae journeymen still slogging round the touring circuit, but now with a reduced line-up