North Essex's largest multi-purpose venue, Princes Theatre is council-run and bring in a host of comedy, music, dance, theatre and children's entertainment. Local group the Princes Theatre Youth Company is based at the venue.
Situated in the town hall, Princes Theatre is easily located and handy for the town centre, restaurants and bars.
Events at this venue
There are 12 events at this location
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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.
Thu 16 Nov
Faith – The George Michael Legacy
The pop singer has his pop hits performed live by Wayne Dilks and his eight-piece band.
Thu 28 Sep
Henning Wehn: Westphalia Is Not An Option
New show from the German Comedy Ambassador.
Fri 29 Sep
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.
Sun 19 Nov
With three decades of experience under his belt, Longthorne, who hails from the days of Live at the Palladium, performs from his vast back catalogue. He's known for his uncanny impersonations of Shirley Bassey, who apparently claims 'Joe can do me better than I can do myself'.
Sat 7 Oct
Got a goldfish that you flushed down the toilet that you need to say sorry to? Now's your chance to apologise through the medium of Sally Morgan.
Fri 24 Nov
Russian State Opera presents Puccini's Tosca, a dramatic masterpiece where love and politics collide, and murder takes place at the highest level.
Sun 10 Sep
The Vera Lynn Story
Vocalist Samantha shares the stories and performs the songs of the Forces Sweetheart in a nostalgic show featuring vintage entertainment from the 1920s, through the 1940s and beyond.
Fri 13 Oct
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.
Fri 20 Oct
The Whitney Houston Show
Belinda Davids pages homage to one of the world’s most revered singers, accompanied by the National Philharmonic Concert Orchestra. The show features Houston’s greatest hits, including 'I Will Always Love You', 'I Wanna Dance With Somebody' and 'One Moment in Time'.
Sat 9 Sep