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Wednesday 4th May 2016
Leigh Operatic & Dramatic Society present Made In Dagenham The Musica at the Palace Theatre, Westlciff. Inspired by a true story and based on the hit movie, Made in Dagenham is the uplifting new West End musical comedy about friendship, love and the importance of figh... view more
Tuesday 24th May 2016
The Players Theatre Company Present “You’re a good man Charlie Brown” - The Broadway Musical Charles Schultz’s beloved comic comes to life in this sparkling new production, brought to you by the Players Theatre Company. “You’re a good man Charlie... view more
Saturday 7th May 2016
Southend Choral Society team forces with Eastwood Chorale for a riveting performance of Verdi's Requiem on Saturday 7th May at Westcliff High School for Boys starting at 7.30 p.m,Tickets are £10. ... view more
Saturday 21st May 2016
Leigh based choir Gaudeamus perform a concert of mainly French choral music.  At Highlands Methodist Church on Saturday 21st May at 7.30 p.m.Director of Music Ruth BrownFor more details, please visit them on Facebook or Phone 01268 773336 or check out the website ... view more
Wednesday 8th June 2016
An Amateur theatre company is rehearsing in the theatre at the end of the pier.  A storm rages and unexpectedly they are all locked in. They are trapped.  A ghostly presence passes across the stage and soon after one by one they disappear. Who is responsible and how can they survive what a... view more
Friday 13th May 2016
Southend Council Concert Series presents the unique combination of instruments in this evening concert.  A trio of Viola, harp and flute will join together to perform music by Bax, Britten, Ravel, Mozart, Debussy and Bach .  Attacca Trio have performed widely across the UK and Europe,... view more
Thursday 5th May 2016
A diverse collection of 4 never-before-seen theatre shorts: 96 HOURS: The story of one man’s internal fight against his own coma.  GLASS HOUSES: The Damps from upstairs meet the Bishops from downstairs for a dinner party. But when the man from the basement is introduced, things ... view more
Tuesday 24th May 2016
Audition Dates for Home and Beauty. Tuesday 24th May – 7.30pm – 9.30pm Thursday 26th May – 7.30pm – 9.30pm At WUR Church Hall, Kings Road, Leigh on Sea Synopsis Period - the start of the jazz age The turmoil of the Great War is over and life in Britain is returning to norm... view more
Wednesday 11th May 2016
Lindisfarne's next show is the scintillating comedy by Noel Coward - Relative Values We are holding a readthrough and auditons on Wednesday 11th May and Wednesday 18th May at Clarence Road Baptist Church Hall. Synopsis A comedy of manners in which an American movie actress is preparing to ... view more
Posted on Wednesday 4th May 2016
Lindisfarne are currently inviting submissions from potential directors for 2017.

We are looking for commercial plays suitable for staging in the Dixon Studio space our two slots are in April and October so if you are interested in working with a group with a well-established reputation for good quality theatre then contact us by posting on our Facebook page. ... view more
Posted on Wednesday 4th May 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 Sunday 7th February 2016
Saturday saw the opening of the National Jazz Archive in Southend. The leading light being Digby Fairweather the well known jazz musician. The mor... view more
Posted on Saturday 19th March 2016
Essex Book Festival event Southend Area Local Authors Day.Local authors will be giving talks, storytelling and readings in The Deeping Room, upstair... view more
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