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Friday 21st October 2016
Leigh Operatic and Dramatic Society present at the Palace Theatre. Funnier than the black death! Monty Pythons Spamalot gallops back out on tour to bring the West End production to theatres across the land (to the sound of banging coconut shells). Lovingly ri... view more
Wednesday 16th November 2016
Palace Theatre16th-19th November 2016 It’s the tail end of the big, bad 1980s in Hollywood, and the party has been raging hard. Aqua Net, Lycra, lace and liquor flow freely at one of the Sunset Strips last legendary venues, a place where sex machine Stacee Jaxx takes the stage and scantily clad... view more
Wednesday 2nd November 2016
It's the start of a new season and founder Joe Maplin announces that he is setting up a camp in the Bahamas. He needs female yellowcoats to go work out there and the annual "Miss Yellowcoat" competition will decide who is to go. Rivalry between the girls is fierce and Peggy is thrilled... view more
Thursday 15th December 2016
Players Theatre Company present the enchanted musical telling the story of one of the famous writer of fairytales ever.  Hans Christian Andersen based on the movie starring the inimitable Danny Kaye in the title role.Songs include The Ugly Duckling, Inch Worm, Wonderful Copenhagen, The Kings Ne... view more
Saturday 10th December 2016
The Southend Girls’ Choir is a regular performer at London’s major concert halls, including the world-famous BBC Proms at the Royal Albert Hall, as well as iconic venues around the world.  Christmas Cracker will feature these talented young singers, joined by The Southend Young ... view more
Tuesday 25th October 2016
Southend Shakespeare Company present HOME AND BEAUTY by F. W. Somerset Maugham It is 1919, the war is over, and the jazz age is just beginning. Believing her first husband Bill was killed in the war, Victoria has married his pompous army friend Frederick, but... view more
Tuesday 22nd November 2016
Southend Shakespeare Company present MEASURE FOR MEASURE by William Shakespeare “Haste still pays haste, and leisure answers leisure; Like doth quit like, and Measure still for Measure.” The scheming Duke in disguise h... view more
Wednesday 7th December 2016
Southend Drama Society present the stage version of the classic Frank Capra film starring James Stewart and June Allysson.  Adapted by Doug Rand.Its the gorgeous love story of George and Mary Bailey, a vivid portrait of the greatest generation, a descent into the darkest hour of a man trapped b... view more
Monday 24th October 2016
presents Cathy by Ali Taylor Directed by Adrian Jackson Settled …. Until suddenly you’re not…Candid, poignant and intimate, this new play by award-winning playwright Ali Taylor... view more
Saturday 12th November 2016
Southend Choral Sociery present a concert for Remembrance with Rayleigh Brass and Southend Boys' and Girls' ChoirConductor Roger HumphreyAccompanist  Rosemary PenningtonProgramme includes - John Rutter - GloriaAnthems by Holst, Ireland, Sibelius and John Williamsa sequence of music fo... view more
Saturday 19th November 2016
with Leider and piano musicat St Augustines Church, Thorpe BayTickets £10  Students £5available at the door  further information: 01268 772842.Website ... view more
Wednesday 2nd November 2016
Lindisfarne are auditioning men and women for their Ray Cooney farce to be performed at The Dixon Studio next April.Read-through and auditions will be held at Clarence Road Baptist Church Hall at 7.45 pm. ... view more
Posted on Wednesday 2nd November 2016
Readthrough and Open Auditions for our April 2017 production Ray Cooney's Caught in the Net

Southend based drama group Lindisfarne are holding Open Auditions for this production to be held in April 2017. 

Audition Venue: Clarence Road, Baptist Church Hall on Weds 2nd October at 7.45 pm.

For more details contact Steve McCartney  Email Lindisfarne

So what’s the plot?
This sequel to Run For Your Wife finds bigam... view more
Posted on Wednesday 2nd November 2016

The latest SOSAC newsletter containing information on forthcoming amateur events and planned shows around the Borough is now avaialble, as well as being circulated via post to each member society we can now offer this as a downloadable file.

If you wish to be added to the newsletter mailing list simply just email to: and we'll add you to our email list, each quarterly newsletter download link will be emailed to you as well as regular update... view more

Posted on Thursday 21st July 2016
Our Annual General Meeting was held at Beecroft Art Gallery - Lecture Theatre (same as last year) at 7.30 pm on Tuesday 14th June, in the presence of ... view more
Posted on Monday 9th May 2016
Have you a project that might require some financial assistance? SOSAC may be able to help with a small financial grant to your group or society... view more
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