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Tuesday 9th June 2015
Lindisfarne Players present this unusual Alan Ayckbourn play about a woman who falls over in her garden, hitting her head and imagines a whole new family.  Very soon her perception of imagination and reality becomes distinctly blurredA Razor Sharp Comedy from the pen of the master.Nightly Perfo... view more
Wednesday 17th June 2015
When Alan Masters, an Estate Agent, shows a property to Betty Parker, she is inadvertently soaked by a misdirected shower requiring her to disrobe. Unbeknownst to Alan, his wife, Kathy, also an Agent, arrives to show the property to Betty's husband, Ralph, who also falls victim to the defective... view more
Tuesday 2nd June 2015
Anne Frank received a diary of her 13th birthday on 7th June 1942. Just over four weeks later Anne's sister Margot received a summons to report to a Nazi work camp in Germany, the next day 6 July 1942, the Frank family went into hiding. The Diary of Anne Frank tells the story of how she confro... view more
Thursday 18th June 2015
The Players Theatre Company make a welcome return to the Palace with NOW THATS WHAT I CALL MUSIC an evening that highlights some of their favourite music from the 50s, 60s, 70s and 80s and beyond.First presented in 2008 this celebration of popular music features a tribute to Eurovision (with all its... view more
Wednesday 24th June 2015
East Essex Players present this Alan Ayckbourn thriller/comedy with a difference.  When Poopay goes into a hotel room to entertain an elderly client, the last thing she expects is to be on the run for her life from a crazed murderer.  With nowhere else to run, she enters the hotels inter-c... view more
Sunday 5th July 2015
For one night only, witness the birth of a brand-new musical in concert at the beautiful Palace Theatre with full cast, on-stage orchestra and narration. Adapted from the biblical Book of Judges by 22-year-old composer & lyricist Ashton Moore, the musical chronicles the life and struggle of ... view more
Wednesday 24th June 2015
Lindisfarne Players hold a workshop on Weds 24th June and Open Auditions on Thursday 25th June at Clarence Road Baptist Church Hall.   All are welcome aged 16+ ... view more
Friday 26th June 2015
Cost will be a mere 5.00 per person. Please bring your own drinks and nibbles. Teams of 8-10 people. If you are representing a Drama group there will be an opportunity to bring publicity material and advertise your next show. Let the SSC know if you will be bringing a team. The more the merrier... view more
Tuesday 16th June 2015
Annual General Meeting of Southend Arts Council at Beecroft Art Gallery, Lecture Theatre, All our members societies are cordially invited to attend.Reports from our representatives.Treasurers ReportOpen DayVisual Arts Exhibition ... view more
Posted on Tuesday 16th June 2015
The 2015 Annual General Meeting will be held at the Beecroft Gallery Lecture Theatre, Victoria Avenue at 7.30 p.m. on Tuesday 16th June.

The mayor of Southend on Sea Cllr Andrew Moring will be present and will preside over the election of Officers    On the Agenda will be:

Open Day at Cliffs Pavilion in September
Visual Arts Exhibition at Southend Musuem exhibition space later this year.
As well as updates from Drama, Music, Visual Arts and Written Word repres... view more
Posted on Tuesday 16th June 2015
Lindisfarne Players for their autumn 2015 production have invited Mike Clements and Pip Hazell from the Magic Space Theatre Company to direct Shakespeare's 'Romeo and Juliet.'

They say,

'O Romeo, Romeo! wherefore art thou Romeo? '.and so on . surely everyone can quote a bit of R and J and it is unlikely that any member of our audience will not know the story. Romeo and Juliet must be the most well known play of all time!

Our plan is not... view more
Posted on Friday 27th February 2015
Mudlarks Community Choir is a friendly, relaxed choir running in the heartof Westcliff. We sing a mixture of world folk, world, soulful pop music a... view more
Posted on Tuesday 17th February 2015
We are now delighted to announce that our Open Day for 2015 will be on Sunday 6th September from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. and we return to the venue where the... view more
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