Embassy Theatre

Embassy Theatre
Grand Parade, Skegness, Lincolnshire, PE25 2UG
  • Telephone 0845 674 0505
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  • Website www.embassytheatre.co.uk
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First known as the Piazza, the Embassy has been located on Skegness' Grand Parade since 1926, comprising a dance hall and an area for an orchestra to play live music. The venue was destroyed by a storm in 1978 and in 1982 was refurbished as the Embassy Centre, then again in 1999.

The King of Comedy, Ken Dodd, has a long-standing association with the Embassy Theatre and others who've also tread the boards over the years include George Formby, Danny la Rue, Eartha Kitt, Jimmy Carr, Jools Holland many more.

At the rear of the theatre there is a pay and display car park, plus an overflow car park nearby. The venue is close to the town centre and handy for bars, shops and hotels, as well as the bus and train stations.

Events at this venue

There are 21 events at this location

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Babe, The Sheep-Pig

The story of a pig who wants to be a sheepdog.

Sun 21 May

£18.50 / 0845 674 0505

The Christians

Liverpool's undisputed kings of soulful pop harmonies.

Fri 20 Oct

£28.50–£32.50 / 0845 674 0505

The Elvis Years

See the world champion Elvis impersonator, Mario Kombou, in action singing over 40 of the King's hits from a period spanning over two decades.

Sat 7 Oct

£21.50 (Children £12) / 0845 674 0505

Giovanni Pernice: Dance Is Life

Dance from Strictly's Giovanni Pernice and Luba Mushtuk.

Fri 21 Jul

£30.24 (£28.08; Children £16.50) / 0845 674 0505

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.

Sat 16 Sep

£21 (Children £10) / 0845 674 0505

Islands in the Stream

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

Fri 15 Sep

Jools Holland and His Rhythm & Blues Orchestra

Jools and his band play classic boogie woogie and rock'n'roll tunes for your merriment. Featuring guest vocalists Ruby Turner and Louise Marshall.

Wed 28 Jun

Let's Twist Again

Get your twist on with Chris Madin (singer for Strictly Come Dancing) who's presenting a night of 50s and 60s sounds.

Sat 3 Jun

£25.30 (Children £12.65) / 0845 674 0505

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.

Fri 18 Aug

Midge Ure

Ultravox hits, solo work and covers from the man behind Band Aid.

Fri 20 Oct

£28.50–£32.50 / 0845 674 0505

Puppetry of the Penis

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

Fri 12 May

£23 / 0845 674 0505

Remembering Fred

Strictly Come Dancing ’s Aljaz Skorjanec and Janette Manrara star in this all-singing, all-dancing tribute to Hollywood legend Fred Astaire.

Fri 27 Apr 2018

£25–£42.50 / 0845 674 0505

Rhythm Of The Dance

World champion dancers join the Young Irish Tenors for a showcase of song and dance celebrating traditional Irish culture and embracing the ancient SeanNos dance style.

Sat 8 Jul

£24.50 (Children £15) / 0845 674 0505

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.

Fri 14 Jul

£22 / 01623 633133

Sun 27 Aug

£22 (Children £10) / 01623 633133

Russell Brand: Re:Birth

The controversial stand-up embarks on his latest tour, inspired by the birth of daughter.

Thu 15 Jun

Russell Kane: Right Man, Wrong Age

Russell Kane discusses why it's perfectly okay to be 20 but feel 40 (or vice versa) and explains why nobody really feels their age.

Fri 5 May

£18.50 / 0845 674 0505

The Solid Silver 60s Show

Relive the nostalgic sounds of 60s pop in the company of The Merseybeats, Dave Berry, Wayne Fontana, Vanity Fare and special guest Chris Montez from the USA. The artists sing their greatest hits and celebrate the music of the famous decade.

Sun 14 May

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'.

The Sooty Show

Sweep, Soo and Richard join the loveable bear to celebrate his birthday party – where things don't seem to be going to plan.

Sun 4 Jun

£13.50 (Children £11.50; £45) / 0845 674 0505

Thriller Live

  • Directed by: Gary Lloyd, John Maher (musical director)
  • Written by: Adrian Grant (adapt)

A celebration of Michael Jackson and The Jackson 5 featuring top hits and some stunning multi-media razzmatazz.

Tue 31 Oct

£24–£32 / 0845 674 0505

Wed 1 Nov

£24–£32 / 0845 674 0505

Thu 2 Nov

£24–£32 / 0845 674 0505

…and 2 more dates until 4 Nov

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 Jul

£21 / 0845 674 0505

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