Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap 70th Anniversary Tour visits Colchester

Mercury Theatre Colchester has announced that the 70th anniversary tour of Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap will head to Colchester from 16-20 July 2024. Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap is the world’s longest-running play. This thrilling West End production is the genre-defining…

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Stagetext relocates out of London to widen access to arts and cultural events

The move to Colchester means they are among the first organisations to leave London through the Arts Council’s Transfer Programme.

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Mercury Theatre Announces World Premiere of I Really Do Think This Will Change Your Life

The Mercury Theatre in Colchester has today announced the world premiere of award-winning writer Emma-Louise Howell’s debut play I Really Do Think This Will Change Your Life, which will run in the Mercury Studio from 27 October – 4 November.…

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Full Casting and Creative team announced for Frantic Assembly’s bold new production of Kafka’s Metamorphosis

Frantic Assembly are delighted to announce casting and the full creative team for its new adaptation of Franz Kafka’s Metamorphosis, a collaboration between BAFTA nominated poet, playwright and broadcaster Lemn Sissay OBE (author of bestselling book My Name Is Why…

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It’s a Yes! For Our Colchester BID for a further five years

Our Colchester Business Improvement District (BID) are pleased to announce that City centre businesses have voted for them to continue their services for a further five years. The recent ballot was successful with a 45% turnout and the Business Improvement…

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OurColchester BID and SOS Bus team up to provide safety gift packs for the Summer of Safety Campaign

OurColchester BID and SOS Bus have teamed up to provide safety gift packs for visitors to Colchester’s Evening and Night time economy as part of the Summer of Safety Campaign.  For four weeks, OurColchester BIDs Business Crime Liaison Officer, Vincent…

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Ellisons Solicitors take centre stage as 2023 Mercury Panto Spons

Ellisons Solicitors take centre stage as 2023 Mercury Panto Sponsors, with over 15,000 tickets already sold for this year’s show!


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