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Family Sing-a-long

Showing: Sun 25 Jul 2021 - Sun 28 Nov 2021

Come and sing your heart out at our monthly musical celebration! It’s unplugged and spontaneous: it’s just the piano, the pianist, the show-tunes and...

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Musical Theatre Dance Class

Showing: Tue 19 Oct 2021 - Tue 30 Nov 2021

Come and meet those dancing feet! Each week our experienced choreographer will teach routines inspired by hit musicals in our brand new dance...

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Tots Stars
14 week autumn/winter term

Showing: Tue 19 Oct 2021 - Tue 07 Dec 2021

Tots is an interactive, multi-sensory class for early years children and their grown-up friends. At the Mercury we believe imagination and creativity are a...

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Tots Twinkles
14 week autumn/winter term,

Showing: Tue 19 Oct 2021 - Tue 07 Dec 2021

Tots is an interactive, multi-sensory class for early years children and their grown-up friends. At the Mercury we believe imagination and creativity are a...

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Who Cares?

Showing: Wed 20 Oct 2021 - Thu 21 Oct 2021

The alarm rings. I take a breath. Then it starts Sitting at the back of the bus, skipping the lunch queue and skiving lessons. At school Nicole, Jade and...

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Mercury Young Company Dancers – Weekly
13 week term - book weekly

Showing: Wed 20 Oct 2021 - Wed 15 Dec 2021

Budding young performers aged 10-15 can now join high quality, exciting and creative dance classes as part of MYC, delivered by Dance Network Association. MYC...

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Senior Social Club

Showing: Thu 21 Oct 2021 - Thu 25 Nov 2021

Our Social Club is an opportunity for anyone aged 55 and over to connect with other members of our community, learn new skills and take part in fun...

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Theatre Tours

Showing: Fri 22 Oct 2021 - Sat 06 Nov 2021

The Mercury has seen many famous faces perform on its stages since the theatre opened in 1972. Let us take you behind the scenes to explore the backstage...

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Power

Showing: Fri 22 Oct 2021

A circus Strong Lady celebrates the ways we can feel powerful, even in an uncertain world. In an attempt to find clues for how to overpower uncertainty –...

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An Evening with Pam Ayres

Showing: Tue 26 Oct 2021 - Wed 27 Oct 2021

Pam Ayres has been making the nation laugh for over 40 years. Funny and warm, her charming understated manner belies a rare comic precision. Recent TV...

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So You Want to Work In Theatre?

Showing: Thu 28 Oct 2021

This half term come and learn about working in a theatre! In our three day workshop we’ll have industry professionals from various departments of the Mercury...

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We Love Little Mix

Showing: Thu 28 Oct 2021

The Ultimate Little Mix Party! If you love Little Mix, you are going to just L.O.V.E this show! Featuring four fantastic singers and dancers who really capture...

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Mercury Productions:

These exceptional, high quality productions are created by our talented team of theatre-makers operating behind the scenes here in Colchester. They mark the Mercury out as one of the leading producing theatres in the country.

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