Palace Theatre

Palace Theatre
430 London Road, Southend-on-Sea, Essex, SS0 9LA
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An Evening with Brian Blessed

Distinguished actor and world-class raconteur Brian Blessed entertains.

Thu 11 Oct

£29

At Last: The Etta James Story

Theatre production telling the story of soul legend Etta James’ turbulent life, featuring some of her most beloved songs.

Sat 22 Sep

£32.85–£43.85

An Audience with Simon Reeve

The journalist sets out on his first-ever tour to discuss the many fascinating adventures he has undertaken.

Sun 30 Sep

£29

  • 20:00

David O'Doherty: You Have To Laugh

Armed with his reliable keyboard from 1986, quirky, offbeat multi-award winning Irish musician, actor and comedian David O'Doherty presents an exciting repertoire of silly little songs performed on an even sillier little instrument, combined with traditional stand-up. Witness madness in motion.

Tue 4 Dec

£22.50

Dylan Moran: Off the Hook

Moran plays up to the stereotype of the bumbling, drunken Irishman, but his comedy is much more intelligent than mere cliché-mongering: on stage he is uniquely charismatic, a foul-mouthed mixture of lovable and misanthropic, and always very, very funny. Moran'll be on your radar in a very big way if you know your…

Thu 1 Nov

£26.50

Elio Pace: The Billy Joel Songbook

Pace plays the songs of the Piano Man.

Wed 19 Sep

£22–£28

  • 20:00

Goodbye Christopher Robin

  • 4 stars
  • 2017
  • UK
  • 1h 47min
  • PG
  • Directed by: Simon Curtis
  • Written by: Frank Cottrell Boyce, Simon Vaughan
  • Cast: Margot Robbie, Domhnall Gleeson, Kelly Macdonald
  • UK release: 28 September 2017

The story of ex-Army officer-turned-writer AA Milne (Gleeson), and how he turned to children’s literature after the public showed little desire to read his anti-war writings. Curtis handles the awkward but loving father-son relationship beautifully and it’s a competent and credible work, with subtle and intelligent use of…

Sun 24 Jun

  • 19:30

Hal Cruttenden: Chubster

The London-born TV regular and self-confessed middle-class luvvie shares his brand of upbeat observational humour.

Thu 6 Dec

£18

  • 20:00

Hal Cruttenden

  • 3 stars

The star of BBC Radio 4's Hal and regular TV panelist rants about modern life.

Thu 6 Dec

£21.30

The House on Cold Hill

A modern day ghostly thriller. When the Harcourt family move into the dilapidated Georgian mansion in the remote Sussex countryside, they quickly realise they aren't the only residents …

Mon 1 Apr 2019

£20–£38

  • 20:00

Tue 2 Apr 2019

£20–£38

  • 20:00

Wed 3 Apr 2019

£20–£38

  • 20:00
…and 3 more dates until 6 Apr 2019

Joan Collins: Unscripted

The actress and bestselling author tours her new one-woman show.

Sat 8 Sep

£43.85–£51

Julian Clary: The Joy of Mincing

Innuendo galore and a dash of the fabulous that made him famous, from Julian Clary.

Wed 29 May 2019

£26.50

Lee Mead

The West End performer and actor presents some of his favourite songs.

Sun 25 Nov

£20.50–£53.50

  • 20:00

Neil Oliver: The History Of Britain In 100 Places

Neil was born to love Great Britain. During his 20 years travelling to every corner, and whilst filming BBC2's 'Coast', he's fallen in love all over again. From north to south, east to west it cradles astonishing beauty. The human story here is a million years old, and counting. The tolerant, easy-going peace we enjoy has…

Sun 21 Oct

£26.50

  • 20:00

Paul Foot: Image Conscious

Bizarre stand-up from the madcap comedian, who discusses the problems experienced by soft-shell crabs and the merits of iceberg lettuce.

Fri 17 May 2019

£15

Paul Merton's Impro Chums

The skilled improvisational comic, also known for his deadpan, surreal and dark comedy, comedian hits the road with Lee Simpson, Richard Vranch, Suki Webster, Mike McShane and Kirsty Newton.

Tue 11 Jun 2019

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices

Paul Merton's Impro Chums

TV comedy favourite Merton and his talented group of 'impro chums' (read: show offs) magically weave laughs from audience suggestions.

Tue 11 Jun 2019

£24.50

Rachel Parris: It's Fun to Pretend

The award-winning comedian, as seen on The IT Crowd and Murder In Successville, presents a collection of songs, stories and stand-up.

Sun 7 Apr 2019

£14

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.

Thu 13 Sep

Phone for prices

  • 19:30

Sara Pascoe: Animal

Intelligent observations and quirky storytelling from the actress and stand-up.

Sat 13 Oct

£19.50

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 20 Sep

£18.50–£24.50

  • 20:00

Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em

Joe Pasquale stars as accident-prone Frank Spencer in the stage adaptation of the classic British TV show. Guy Unsworth directs the production, which also features Sarah Earnshaw as Spencer's wife Betty.

Tue 24 Jul

£25–£36

Wed 25 Jul

£25–£36

Thu 26 Jul

£25–£36

…and 2 more dates until 28 Jul

Wed 17 Oct

£17–£18

Thu 18 Oct

£15–£16

£17–£18

Fri 19 Oct

£18

Sat 20 Oct

£15–£16

£18

Thu 13 Dec

Times & prices to be confirmed

Stephen K Amos: Bouquets & Brickbats

The highly-acclaimed stand-up shares his observations on current affairs, with his main aim to cheer everyone up.

Thu 13 Dec

Times to be confirmed / Prices TBC

Stephen K Amos: Bread and Circuses

The stand-up comedian delivers his original material – based on current affairs including Trump and Brexit – with honesty and exuberance.

Thu 13 Dec

£19

Stephen K Amos: World Famous

Amos, now a well-known face on that there telly, present his latest show of well-spoken funnies.

Thu 13 Dec

£19

Stewart Francis: Into the Punset

  • 3 stars

Surreal and deadpan one-liners from the Canadian stand-up and TV regular, as seen on Mock The Week and Live At The Apollo.

Sun 12 May 2019

£23

What the Ladybird Heard

  • Written by: Julia Donaldson (adaptation)

The Ladybird has a plan to prevent a prize cow from being stolen. Based on Julia Donaldson's popular children's book.

Sat 30 Jun

Times vary / £14.50

Sun 1 Jul

Times vary / £14.50

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