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30 Oct - 3 Nov
  • Approx 1hr 40mins, including interval
  • £31 - £18.50 & Discounts
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Mercury at Abbey Field
Mercury at Abbey Field


Mercury at Abbey Field

This event will take place in our new location 'Mercury at Abbey Field'.

This is a state-of-the-art pop-up theatre that will house a limited season of shows from Autumn 2019 and is situated on Abbey Field in Colchester.

The site will be a fully enclosed and heated temporary theatre, with dedicated parking and coach drop off points and is accessible for those on foot from Circular Road East Lower.

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Madagascar Logo on jungle background

Join Alex, Marty, Melman and Gloria as they bound out of the zoo and onto the stage in this live musical spectacular.

This smash hit musical features all of your favourite crack-a-lackin’ friends as they escape from their home in New York’s Central Park Zoo and find themselves on an unexpected journey to the madcap world of King Julien’s Madagascar.

This brand new musical from Dreamworks (Shrek The Musical) will leave audiences with no choice but to “Move It, Move It”!

Here’s a sneak-peek at some of the animal antics in store…

Presented by Selladoor Worldwide

Photos and video include previous tour cast. Casting subject to change. 

Mercury at Abbey Field
  • Abbey Field, Circular Road East Lower, Colchester, CO2 7SZ

Box Office: 01206 573948

The Mercury at Abbey Field has an increased seating capacity of over 800 seats and will be completely undercover, fully heated, with full bar, kiosks and toilets. The Mercury are confident that this temporary venue will offer a stunning, fully-accessible and unique theatre-going experience for their valued customers, combining the high level of service and facilities they have come to expect from the theatre, with an unforgettable new style of venue.

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"An entirely entertaining night for the whole family."
— Theatre Weekly
"Excellent entertainment for adults as well as kids."
— Culture Calling
"A joke-filled night of puppetry, whimsical humour and dazzling design."
— What’s On Stage
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