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This 'diary' section lists all the public events at the Public Hall for the next few months.

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  • May
  • June
  • July
  • August


Every Tuesday - Pilates
We run two Pilates classes every Tuesday, at 11.00a.m. and 6.00p.m. With our large hall and restricted numbers there's plenty of room for everyone. The hour long sessions are priced from just £8.
All places must be booked and paid for in advance by calling 0345 017 8717 or click here to email us with your contact details, including a phone number. For more details click on the Pilates button on our home page.


National Blood Service

2 May

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
National Blood Service

5 May

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
Great Songs of the 60s

17 May

Jeff Short Showtime

Great Songs of the 60s

The 60s were about more than the Beatles and the Rolling Stones. Join Jeff Short and his Musicians as they take you back to that golden age of pop music with the songs and sounds of a more carefree era, including Summer Holiday (Cliff Richard), Downtown (Petula Clark), Happy Heart (Andy Williams), A World Of Our Own (The Seekers) and many more of your favourites.

  • Performance starts at 2.00pm. Doors open at 1.30pm
  • Tickets £12.50
  • Booking fee applies
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
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Spandau Too

20 May

Spandau Too

Spandau Too

More than 40 years of hits from Spandau Ballet in one fantastic evening. Spandau Too takes you on a magical trip down memory lane with top hits like To Cut A Long Story Short, Through The Barricades, Highly Strung, Chant Number 1, Lifeline, Communication, Instinction, With The Pride plus all theirbiggest hits, such as Gold and True. If you like Spandau Ballet, you’ll love Spandau Too. Join us for one of the best nights out re-living an iconic group’s music from the 1980s.

  • Performance starts at 8.00pm. Doors open at 7.30pm
  • Tickets £17
  • Booking fee applies
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
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National Blood Service

26 May

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
Booming Voices

27 May

Witham Public Hall Trust

Booming Voices

Presented by Eastern Angles

Eastern Angles’ 2022 touring show is a topical play that fuses real voices, music and science to tell a new story of the Broads. It focuses on Jen, a young student who isolates herself from the pandemic, house sitting on the edge of a watery haven, while her tutor in America is exploring the impact of climate change. With the songs of acclaimed folk musician Jimmy Aldridge and insights from some of the figures who helped discover the true nature of this wetland paradise, Booming Voices promises to be an evening that both prepares us and gives us hope.

  • Performance starts at 7.30pm. Doors open at 7.00pm
  • Tickets £12.50
  • Booking fee applies
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
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Miss and Mr Pole Essex

28 May

UpYerPole

Miss & Mr Pole Essex

Miss & Mister Pole Essex is returning for its 4th year, welcoming all styles of pole including theatrical, comical, lyrical, sporty and heels. The event is strictly for over 18s as the compere will be including adult humour throughout the show. On stage will be beginners who have never performed before, right through to experienced polers. A fun, entertaining and unique experience.

  • Competition starts at 3.30pm. Doors open at 3.00pm
  • Tickets £19.50
  • Tel. 07779 6064407
  • More details available from upyerpole.co.uk


Every Tuesday - Pilates
We run two Pilates classes every Tuesday, at 11.00a.m. and 6.00p.m. With our large hall and restricted numbers there's plenty of room for everyone. The hour long sessions are priced from just £8.
All places must be booked and paid for in advance by calling 0345 017 8717 or click here to email us with your contact details, including a phone number. For more details click on the Pilates button on our home page.


Concert for Ukraine

11 June

Knight Promotions

An Evening of Essex Blues

A charity concert for Ukraine

A great double bill in aid of the DEC Ukraine appeal Featuring Automatic Clim and Martin McNeill's Bottleneck Blues.
Essex favourites Automatic Slim have been playing great rocking rhythm and blues for many years and this is a rare opportunity to see them play live.Mbr /> Martin McNeill is a slide guitarist who has been nominated for British Blues awards who will be playing with his Bottleneck Blues Trio.

  • Performance starts at 7.45pm. Doors open at 7.00pm
  • Tickets £15
  • Booking fee applies
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
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Wrong Jovi

17 June

Witham Public Hall Trust

Wrong Jovi

Wrong Jovi are widely regarded as one of the best Bon Jovi tribute bands in the world. Recreating the sound and atmosphere of the originals, this show will feature all the best known Bon Jovi songs, including You Give Love A Bad Name, Wanted Dead Or Alive and, of course, Livin’ On A Prayer.

  • Performance starts at 8.00pm. Doors open at 7.30pm
  • Tickets £16.50
  • Booking fee applies
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
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Magnolias

23 - 25 June

Witham Dramatic Club

Steel Magnolias

by Robert Harling

Set in a beauty parlour in Louisiana, this play is both hilarious and touching. Over a period of three years the staff and customers engage in small-town gossip but we see a deep strength and purposefulness emerge.
The play is best known for the film adaptation which featured an all-star cast includung Julia Roberts, Dolly Parton, Daryl Hnnah and Shirley MacLaine.

  • Performances starts at 7.45pm. Doors open at 7.15pm
  • Tickets £12.50, Senior Citizens and children under 16 £10.50 (Thursday only)
  • Booking fee applies
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
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National Blood Service

27 June

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


Every Tuesday - Pilates
We run two Pilates classes every Tuesday, at 11.00a.m. and 6.00p.m. With our large hall and restricted numbers there's plenty of room for everyone. The hour long sessions are priced from just £8.
All places must be booked and paid for in advance by calling 0345 017 8717 or click here to email us with your contact details, including a phone number. For more details click on the Pilates button on our home page.


The Dreamers - Lollypops and Moptops

1 July

The Temple Brothers

The Dreamers - Lollypops and Moptops

This top 60s band present their new ’Lollypops & Moptops’ show featuring not just the music of Freddie & The Dreamers, but also tributes to Jerry Lee Lewis and The Everly Brothers in 2 hours of hits!

  • Performance starts at 7.30pm. Doors open at 7.00pm
  • Tickets £17.50
  • Booking fee applies
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
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The Forever Cassidy Show

2 July

Sarah Dee Entertainments

The Forever Cassidy Show

Sarah Dee presents a tribute to her all-time favourite artist Eva Cassidy. With her beautiful voice she brings alive the essence of Eva’s biggest hits,Somewhere Over the Rainbow, Songbird, Fields of Gold and many more as she relates the story of one of the worlds most iconic voices.

  • Performance starts at 8.00pm. Doors open at 7.30pm
  • Tickets £15
  • Booking fee applies
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
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National Blood Service

6 July

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
An Evening of Mozart and Mendelsohn

9 July

Colne Philharmonic Orchestra

An Evening of Mozart and Mendelssohn

The highly respected Colne Philharmoniv Orchestra present an evening of delightful classical music with a soloist of exceptional quality, Annemarie Federle, who was a finalist in the 2021 BBC Young Musician competition and makes the French horn sound beautiful and effortless.
Annmarie will feature in the Mozart Horn Concerto No. 4, with the programme also including Mozart's overture to Don Giovanni and Mendelssohn's symphony No. 4, 'Italian'

  • Performance starts at 7.30pm. Doors open at 7.00pm
  • Tickets £13 (Friends of the orchestra £12 with code). Children under 16 £6
  • Booking fee applies
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
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Doobie Dan

15 July

Witham Public Hall Trust

Doobie Dan

A great combination of the very best of The Doobie Brothers and Steely Dan played by some of the best musicians around. Expect hits like What A Fool Believes, Listen To The Music, Rikki Don’t Lose That Number and Reelin’ In The Years.

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

16 July

Witham Public Hall Trust

ELO Encounter

The ELO Encounter are back and are promising a bigger and better show than ever. These talented musicians recreate the distinctive ELO sound with an uncanny authenticity on hits such as Telephone Line, Roll Over Beethoven, Strange Magic and, of course, Mr Blue Sky. Always a popular show, you’ll need to book early to avoid disappointment. And if you haven’t seen them before we can highly recommend The ELO Encounter - you won’t believe your ears!

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

22 July

Witham Public Hall Trust

Oye Santana

The latin/rock fusion sound of Carlos Santana is unique. Every track is a fiesta and Oye Santana will have you singing along and dancing along from the first note to the explosive finale.

Please note that seating for this event is unallocated.

  • Performance starts at 8.00pm. Doors open at 7.30pm
  • Tickets £18
  • Booking fee applies
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
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The British Invasion

23 July

Witham Public Hall Trust

The British Invasion

Johnny Warman's Magic Bus

he British Invasion Show, by Johnny Warman's Magic Bus, relives an iconic time between 1964 and 1966 when British bands captured American charts and minds.
The period saw the States hail all-conquering heroes like The Rolling Stones, The Beatles, Cream, Them, The Yardbirds, The Small Faces, Pink Floyd and The Kinks. So prepare for Great British classics including 'I Wanna Hold Your Hand', 'For Your Love', 'Keep On Running', 'See Emily Play', 'Sunshine Of Your Love', 'Jumpin' Jack Flash' and more.

  • Performance starts at 8.00pm. Doors open at 7.30pm
  • Tickets £17.50
  • Booking fee applies
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
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National Blood Service

28 July

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
Hank, Cash & Cline

30 July

All Things Entertainment

Hank, Cash & Cline

Three Legends of Country Music in one Wild West Show! Country music’s first superstar and Granddaddy of Country music Hank Williams, 90 million selling recording artist Johnny Cash, plus Patsy Cline whose greatest hits album held No:1 slot in U.S.A. on the Country music album charts for an amazing 251 weeks. From Hank’s classic’s Jambalaya & Hey Good Lookin’ through to Johnny Cash’s Get Rhythm, Walk the Line & Ring of Fire, to the velvet country voice of Patsy Cline with Sweet Dreams, I Fall to Pieces & Crazy this is a tribute to the best of southern soulful Country and Rockabilly Music!
Feel free to come in Country Attire!

  • Performance starts at 7.30pm. Doors open at 7.00pm
  • Tickets £16
  • Booking fee applies
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
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Every Tuesday - Pilates
We run two Pilates classes every Tuesday, at 11.00a.m. and 6.00p.m. With our large hall and restricted numbers there's plenty of room for everyone. The hour long sessions are priced from just £8.
All places must be booked and paid for in advance by calling 0345 017 8717 or click here to email us with your contact details, including a phone number. For more details click on the Pilates button on our home page.


The Paul Simon Story

12 August

Shades of Simon

The Paul Simon Story

This refreshingly new five-piece band present a two-hour show in tribute to Paul Simon - one of the best songwriters and performers of his generation. With an engaging narration, exceptional musicianship and authentic renditions of the best of his songs from Simon & Garfunkel through to Graceland, this is a show that will appeal to all generations.

  • Performance starts at 8.00pm. Doors open at 7.30pm
  • Tickets £16
  • Booking fee applies
  • Tel. 0345 017 8717
  • Tickets also available from the Visitor Information Centre at Witham Town Hall
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WOW Summer School

5 - 19 & 22 - 26 August

WOW

Summer School

WOW are once again running their summer school open to young people between 8 and 21 with an interest in musical theatre. There are two week-long courses, the first from the 15th to the 19th August is for 8 to 13 year olds and the second from the 22nd to the 26th August is for 14 to 21 year olds.

  • Course runs Monday to Friday from 9.00am until 4.30pm
  • Course fee: £125 per week
  • More details available from wow.org/summer-schools
National Blood Service

31 August

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