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The Total Who Show

6 September

Witham Public Hall Trust

The Total Who Show

Experience the passion, power and majesty of The Who, one of the world's greatest rock bands, in an unforgettable two-hour show. Johnny Warman's Magic Bus pay tribute to The Who in their own unique way, capturing the band's pure adrenaline rush and adding their individual flair to the songs, including Won’t Get Fooled Again, My Generation, I Can’t Explain, Baba O’Riley, Pinball Wizard and many more!

  • Performance starts at 8.00pm. Doors open at 7.30pm
  • Tickets £15
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
Book Tickets

9 September

Witham Horticultural Society

Hedgehogs

A talk by Sheila Dearns

  • At 7.30pm
  • Admission: Members £2, Non-members £3
National Blood Service - Logo

10 September

National Blood Service

Blood Donor Session

Do Something Amazing....
96% of us rely on the other 4% to give blood.
Please don't leave it to someone else. For further details about becoming a blood donor please visit the National Blood Service site.

  • 1.45pm - 4.00pm and 5.00pm - 7.45pm
Badger Boogie

14 September

Essex Wildlife Trust

Badger Boogie

Strut your stuff to DJs Texas Tommy and Vintage Rob at another of Essex Wildlife Trust’s popular Badger Boogies, with all proceeds going to protect threatened wildlife on nature reserves in Essex.Come at 7.00 for an hour’s free dance class for the ‘Badger Boogie Stroll’.
Free tea and coffee, but no bar so please bring your own drinks.

  • Doors open at 7.00pm
  • Tickets £8 in advance, £10 on the door.
  • Tel. 01621 862960
  • Or email events@essexwt.org.uk
Ronnie Buckingham

19 September

Ronnie Buckingham

Psychic Evening

Are you still unconvinced by the notion of an Afterlife? Then come and listen to the case given by acclaimed medium Ronnie Buckingham – his aim is to reunite members of the audience with friends and loved ones in the spirit world – and then decide.

This event is for entertainment purposes only. Witham Public Hall Trust accepts no responsibility for any claims made.

  • Performance starts 7.30pm. Doors open at 6.45pm.
  • Admission £15
  • On the door only - no advance bookings
Lost In His Presence

21 September

Worshiptime Events

Lost In His Presence 2019

This annual free gospel concert will this year feature Pastor Wale Adenuga and the Daughters of Davis, with The Big Sing, Fever, Basoldon Community Gospel Choir, CO13 Gospel Voices and more.

  • Performance times 4.00pm - 8.00pm
  • Free admission
  • For info Tel. 07800 752219
Real Ale And Gin Festival

26 - 28 September

Witham Public Hall Trust

Real Ale and Gin Festival

Our annual Real Ale Festival is acquiring quite a reputation for the varied and interesting selection of beers, ciders and perries from all over the country. So if you want to sample something you're unlikely to find anywahere else locally drop in and enjoy the convivial atmosphere of this Beer Festival With A Difference. Also, new this year, an international selection of unusual gins that you're not going to find in the local supermarkets!

  • Open from 4.00pm Thursday 26th and from midday Friday 27th & Saturday 28th
  • Admission £3 including souvenir beer glass (no polycarbonate here!!)
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • For information call 0345 017 8717
Chicago

2 - 5 October

The Essex Group

Chicago

by John Kander, Fred Ebb and Bob Fosse

Set during the roaring 20s, Chicago tells the story of two rival vaudevillian murderesses locked up in Cook County Jail. Nightclub star Velma is serving time for killing her husband and sister after finding them in bed togethe, whilst chorus girl Roxie has been tossed in the joint for bumping off the lover she’s been cheating on her husband with. Not one to rest on her laurels, Velma enlists the help of prison matron Mama Morton and slickster lawyer Billy Flynn, who turn Velma’s incarceration into a murder-of-the-week media frenzy, thus preparing the world for a splashy showbiz comeback. But Roxie’s got some of her own tricks up her sleeve…

  • Performances Start 7.30pm. Saturday matinee at 2.30pm Doors Open 7.00pm/2.00pm
  • Tickets £20. Concessions £17.
  • Tel. 01376 567677
  • Book online at tickets2c.co.uk
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
Step Inside the 60s

10 October

Maddie Cole

Step Inside the 60s

A Tribute to Cilla, Lulu, Dusty and 60s Girl Power

From The Cavern to Carnaby Street, acclaimed vocalist Maddie Cole and her band pay spectacular tribute to the British female artists who made the 60s swing, twist and shout! A high-energy trip down memory lane with tributes to Cilla, Lulu, Dusty and friends.
This special premier performance will be filmed for promotional purposes.

  • Performance starts at 8.00pm. Doors open at 7.30pm
  • Tickets £10
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
Book Tickets
Frankie Valli - The Original Jersey Boy

11 October

Frankie Dean

Frankie Valli - The Original Jersey Boy

Backed by a fabulous 7-piece band, Frankie Dean expresses the vocal quality of a young Frankie Valli that is reminiscent of his 1962 appearance on the Ed Sullivan Show. Close your eyes and it’s Frankie Valli on hits such as Sherry, Grease, Rag Doll and Can’t Take My Eyes Off You. The show will also feature songs from other 50s and 60s teen idols, including Bobby Vee, Neil Sedaka and Gene Pitney.

  • Performance starts at 8.00pm. Doors open at 7.30pm
  • Tickets £18
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
Book Tickets

14 October

Witham Horticultural Society

Autumn Show and We'll Meet Again

A talk by Brian Thurlow

  • At 7.30pm
  • Admission: Members £2, Non-members £3
Sister Act

21 - 26 October

Witham Amateur Operatic Society

Sister Act

by Alan Menken, Glenn Slater and Bill and Cheri Steinkellner

Based on the 1992 film of the same name, Sister Act is an extremely funny and heart-warming show with some brilliant toe-tapping musical numbers. After witnessing her mobster boyfriend committing a murder, lounge singer Deloris Van Cartier is forced to relocate to a Convent disguised as a Nun for her own protection. Once in the convent she proceeds to upend the quiet lives of the resident sisters. In an effort to keep her out of trouble, the Nuns assign Deloris to direct the convent's choir, an ensemble she soon turns into a vibrant and soulful act that gains widespread attention and some unexpected but firm friendships are created along the way.

  • Performances start at 7.30pm. Saturday matinee at 2.30pm. Doors open at 7.00pm/2.00pm
  • Tickets £12.50 - £15. Concession £9.50 (restrictions apply). Monday all seats £8.50.
  • Tel. 0300 201 0080
  • Book online at waos.org
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
Halloween Havoc Wrestling

27 October

WrestleForce

Halloween Havoc Wrestling

The Superstars of WrestleForce return for another afternoon of hard-hitting, high-flying action that the whole family can enjoy! Thise scheduled to compete include tag team Pretty Deadly as seen on WWE NXT:UK, technical masters of the ring Jordan Breaks and Darrell Allen and from Italy the Roman Dynasty, KB Violence and Miss Monica! Plus, of course, being Halloween Season, the near seven foot Voodoo, Damien and the Voodoo Queen Amarah!
Save 10% on the prices below when you book more than a week in advance!!!

  • Performance starts at 4.00pm. Doors open at 3.30pm
  • Tickets £12, Concessions £10, Family of four £35. Front row £16, Concessions £14, Family of four £48
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
Book Tickets
National Blood Service - Logo

28 October

National Blood Service

Blood Donor Session

Do Something Amazing....
96% of us rely on the other 4% to give blood.
Please don't leave it to someone else. For further details about becoming a blood donor please visit the National Blood Service site.

  • 1.45pm - 4.00pm and 5.00pm - 7.45pm
The Jive Aces

1 November

The Jive Aces

The Jive Aces present The Big Jive

The guys in the bright yellow suits, the fantastic Jive Aces, are back with their electrifying Big Jive. They will be joined on stage by some special guests and a DJ will fill the floor before and after the band’s set. If you’ve seen them before you’ll know how good they are. If you haven’t, do yourself a favour and book your tickets early as they are likely to fly out the door!

  • Performance starts at 8.45pm. Doors open at 7.30pm (DJ from 7.30pm)
  • Tickets £18 in advance, £19.50 on the door
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
Book Tickets
Beatlemania

2 November

DP Music Management

The Beatlemania 'Shake It Up Baby' UK Tour 2019

Every song is a winner in this note-perfect musical love letter to the Fab Four. John, Paul, George and Ringo take to the stage one more time as the talented members of Beatlemania revive all 17 of their UK No. 1 hits. The show also includes a 5-star performance of the best Abbey Road tracks on the golden anniversary of the classic four-times platinum album.

  • Performance starts at 7.30pm. Doors open at 7.00pm
  • Tickets £17
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
Book Tickets
Marion Snook School of Dance

3 November

Marion Snook School of Dance

Musicality

Ribbon Fairy casts her Pixie Dust! She dances through the Galaxy - and ‘taps her feet’ to Fantasy. She ‘plays her beat’ in Movie Man - and spells her name in ‘Twilight Zone’. She knows her ‘Magic Musical’– and flies to Rainbow’s Realm. Where: Chinese Dragon Emperor ‘invites you to our show’.

  • Performance starts at 4.00pm. Doors open at 3.00pm
  • Tickets £11/£12, Concessions £7/£8
  • Tel. 01376 513658
Quo'd

8 November

FOH Live

Quo'd

The frantic four are back! QUO'D are the most authentic Status Quo tribute bar none, delivering a non-stop high octane performance with all the hits, the arena favourites - even the famous Quo jig! It's the nearest you'll get to the real thing. Plus support from top London rock duo LEONTAS.
"Is there anybody out there who wants to rock?!"

  • Performance starts at 7.30pm. Doors open at 7.00pm
  • Tickets £12.50
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
Book Tickets
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9 November

Julian May

Rich Clifford and The Young Once

More Memories..."The Brits"

Time travel back with Rich Clifford and The Young Once with their brand new show celebrating the British stars of that golden era of popular music, the late 50s and 60s. Featuring the sounds of Cliff and The Shadows along with a host of other Great Brits including Johnny Kidd, Marty Wilde, Billy Fury, The Beatles, The Animals and many more. This is a show sure to stir memories.....and toes!

  • Performance starts at 8.00pm. Doors open at 7.30pm
  • Tickets £12.50
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
Book Tickets

11 November

Witham Horticultural Society

Life In Our Schools

A talk by Brian Carline

  • At 7.30pm
  • Admission: Members £2, Non-members £3
National Blood Service - Logo

12 November

National Blood Service

Blood Donor Session

Do Something Amazing....
96% of us rely on the other 4% to give blood.
Please don't leave it to someone else. For further details about becoming a blood donor please visit the National Blood Service site.

  • 1.45pm - 4.00pm and 5.00pm - 7.45pm
The Weekend

20 - 23 November

Witham Dramatic Club

The Weekend

A comedy by Michael Palin

Cantankerous, misanthropic, miserable, world-weary ... think of an adjective synonymous with ‘crabby’ and it will apply to Stephen Febble. So when he is faced with the prospect of a family gathering he does his best to be difficult – not that he sees it like that, of course. When his daughter, her dreary husband, their precocious child and, not least, the dog come to stay for the weekend it's enough to make him reach for the whisky and the sarcasm!

  • Performances start at 7.45pm. Doors open at 7.15pm
  • Tickets £12.50. Concession £10.50 (Wednesday and Thursday only).
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • Book online at withamdramatic.co.uk
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
The Sound of Celine Dion

29 November

Showtime Nights

Angie Lang as Celine Dion

International singing star Angie Lang presents her tribute to musical icon Céline Dion. Also appearing will be Keith James performing a musical cavalcade of familiar hits through the decades. Your compere for the evening will be comedian Colin Mills, a regular of the summer season with a number of TV appearances to his name. Showtime Nights is a modern-day take on the old-time variety show, with a few laughs, some well-known music and a wonderful finale.

  • Performance starts at 8.00pm. Doors open at 7.30pm
  • Tickets £15
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
Book Tickets
The Blues Band

30 November

Witham Public Hall Trust

The Blues Band

One of the most popular bands to appear at the Public Hall and after a two year gap, The Blues Band are back! With such a huge back catalogue of songs to call on you can be guaranteed a new show every time you see these giants of British Blues. Featuring Gary Fletcher, Paul Jones, Tom McGuinness, Dave Kelly and Rob Townsend, this band will sell out quickly so don’t delay booking your tickets!

  • Performance starts at 8.00pm. Doors open at 7.30pm
  • Tickets £25
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
Book Tickets
60s Explosion Christmas

6 December

Witham Public Hall Trust

60s Explosion Christmas

Promising us a special Christmas show, the FOD band return to the Public Hall with their 60s Explosion. Expect all the greatest hits from iconic 60s bands including The Beatles, The Searchers, The Hollies and many more.

  • Performance starts at 8.00pm. Doors open at 7.30pm
  • Tickets £13, Senior Citizens andchildren under 16 £12
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
Book Tickets
Catholic Church Christmas Fair

7 December

Witham Catholic Church

Christmas Fair

Apart from a wonderful festive atmosphere, the organisers are promising lots of tempting stalls and lovely Indian Cuisine.

  • Open 10.00am - 1.00pm
  • Admission: 50p, children under 12 free when accompanied by a paying adult.
Mimik Floyd

7 December

Mimik Floyd

An Evening of the Very Best of Pink Floyd

With Mimik Floyd

Enjoy an evening of music from one of the greatest British bands ever, Pink Floyd, authentically recreated by the talented musicians of Mimik Floyd. This seven piece band will be performing some of Floyd’s most famous anthems with a set list that includes Comfortably Numb, Wish You Were Here, Money and Shine On You Crazy Diamond plus many other favourites – you can be guaranteed a fabulous night’s entertainment.

  • Performance starts at 7.30pm. Doors open at 7.00pm
  • Tickets £16
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
Book Tickets

9 December

Witham Horticultural Society

Christmas Social

  • At 7.30pm
  • Admission: Members £2, Non-members £3
National Blood Service - Logo

10 December

National Blood Service

Blood Donor Session

Do Something Amazing....
96% of us rely on the other 4% to give blood.
Please don't leave it to someone else. For further details about becoming a blood donor please visit the National Blood Service site.

  • 1.45pm - 4.00pm and 5.00pm - 7.45pm
Big Sing Christmas

13 December

The BIG Sing

LIVE at Christmas

The BIG Sing have performed alongside some BIG names already including Ellie Goulding, Leah McFall (from The Voice), Blake, London Community Gospel Choir. They have sung for Jamie Oliver and toured with Leona Lewis. See them in action as we celebrate Christmas together. Hear their pop, gospel, soul and inspirational songs that will leave you feeling happy and uplifted – you can even sing along!

  • Performances start at 7.00pm. Doors open at 6.30pm
  • Tickets £8/£6.
  • Tel. 01376 512292
  • Book online at big-sing.com
We Three Kings of Rock n Roll

14 December

Witham Public Hall Trust

We Three Kings of Rock'n'Roll

Tributes to three giants of the Rock and Roll era on stage together: Roy Orbison, Buddy Holly and the King, Elvis Presley. This feel-good show is an ideal pre-Christmas treat for all lovers of Rock and Roll.
Please note, this is a change to the original line up.

  • Performance starts at 7.30pm. Doors open at 7.00pm
  • Tickets £16
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
Book Tickets
National Blood Service - Logo

16 December

National Blood Service

Blood Donor Session

Do Something Amazing....
96% of us rely on the other 4% to give blood.
Please don't leave it to someone else. For further details about becoming a blood donor please visit the National Blood Service site.

  • 1.45pm - 4.00pm and 5.00pm - 7.45pm
Christmas Crooners

17 December

Jeff Short Showtime

Christmas Crooners

Jeff Short and His Musicians bring you songs from the golden age of the crooner, including a selection of Festive Favourites from some of the greatest stars of the 20th century. This special afternoon show will feature songs made famous by Bing Crosby, Dean Martin, Nat King Cole, Frank Sinatra, Andy Williams, Johnny Mathis, Perry Como and more, plus a tribute to the classic 1954 film White Christmas.

  • Performance starts at 2.00pm. Doors open at 1.30pm
  • Tickets £11
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
Book Tickets
Snow White

19 - 28 December

The Essex Group

Snow White

and the Seven Dwarfs

A delightful Family Musical Pantomime with bucket loads of fun, comedy and slapstick!
Snow White is one of the best loved Princesses in the Kingdom, but the jealous Queen banishes her stepdaughter to the woods forever. Snow White is delighted to be among her friends in the woods and all is fine until the wicked Queen turns into an old hag and poisons Snow White with a ruby red apple. When Snow White falls into an endless sleep her devoted friends, the Seven Dwarfs, sit guard over her day and night until one day a charming prince passes by and wakes the beautiful Princess with a kiss.

  • Performances start at 2.30 pm and 7.00pm. Doors open at 1.30pm and 6.30pm
  • Tickets £15. Concessions £12, family tickets £51. Thursday 19th all tickets £8.
  • Tel. 01376 567677
  • Book online at tickets2c
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall