What’s on in Colchester as recommended by Keep Colchester Cool 
Thursday 14th June

Castle Park (Castle Bailey) – The Priory Players present Shakespeare’s Richard The Third [Theatre] 7.30pm
Colchester Arts Centre – The Rapture + Ballet School [Gig] 8pm
Colchester Bus Station Café – Make and Mend [Exhibition] 9am
Colchester Library – Scribbles Writing Group [Meetup] 5pm
firstsite – News from Nowhere [Exhibition] 10am
firstsite (University Space) – ESCALA: Unravelling Threads [Exhibition] 10am
firstsite (Auditorium) – Frankenstein: Cast 1 [Film] 6.30pm
Hollytrees Museum – Coming to Colchester: 2000 years of immigration [Exhibition] 10am
Hollytrees Museum – Tick Tock Here Comes The Clocks [Exhibition] 10am
Mercury Theatre – Dancing at Lughnasa by Brian Friel [Theatre] 7.30pm
Slack Space – The Great Glass Bead Game [Exhibition] 11am
Swinburne Hall (Colchester Institute) – Gypsy The Musical [Theatre] 7.30pm
The Bull – Circa Fall [Music] 9.30pm
The Soundhouse @ The Bull – Essex Rocks Heroes of Metal: Telepathy + Three Thrones + Earthmass + Osmium Guillotine [Music] 8pm
The Minories Art Gallery – Colchester Fine Art Open 2012 – Visions of East Anglia [Exhibition] 10am
Tin Pan Alley – Vietnam Invades presents Radiation + The Catrinas [Music] 9pm
Twisters – Toss The Boss with DJ Sean Rigby [Music] 8pm
V Bar – DJ Freddy [Music] 8pm
University of Essex (Art Exchange) – Contested Games: Mexico 68’s Olympic design revolution [Exhibition] 11am