What’s on in Colchester this weekend as recommended by Keep Colchester Cool

Friday 20th February
Art Exchange (University of Essex) – Carlos Amorales: The Man Who Did All Things Forbidden [Exhibition] 11am
Colchester Arts Centre – Richard Herring: Lord of the Dance Settee [Comedy] 7.30pm
firstsite (Foyer) – Y.A.K Shack Café for 15-25 year olds [Meetup] 10am
firstsite (Learning Studios) – Storyville: Autobiographies and Missing Artists [Kids] 11am + 2pm
firstsite (Auditorium) – Half Term Film: Mary Poppins [Film] 3pm
Headgate Theatre – Mad Hatters Productions presents The Drowsy Chaperone [Theatre] 7.45pm
Hollytrees Museum – Keep Calm and Create your own slogan T-shirts [Kids] 10.30am, 11.30am, 12.30pm, 2pm, 3pm
Hollytrees Museum (The Bernard Mason Gallery) – Here Comes The Clocks [Exhibition] 10am
Lakeside Theatre Café – The Hook Open Mic [Music] 9pm
Lakeside Theatre – Jonathan Marriott And The Painted Birds + Sam Keyes + Cat Eliza T + Geoff Lawrence [Live Music] 7.30pm
Lakeside Theatre – Early Birds [Theatre] 7.45pm
Mercury Theatre – Lionboy [Theatre] 7.30pm
Mercury Theatre Studio – Hospital Food [Theatre] 6pm
Roberts Live Lounge – Juke Box Fury [Live Music] 9pm
Slack Space @ The Old Police Station – Book Art . Art Book 2 [Exhibition] 11am
Slack Space @ The Old Police Station – Dereliction & Abandonment [Exhibition] 11am
Slack Space @ The Old Police Station – Piano Friday [Live Music] 11am
Stoke By Nayland Golf Club – Fleece Jazz: Robin Phillips Trio [Live Music] 7.30pm
The Bull – Cam Forrester Trio [Live Music] 7.30pm
The Bull – Beagles [Live Music] 10pm
The Soundhouse @ The Bull – The Sagitarian Club presents Cold Norton + The Occupants + Gavin Bowern [Live Music] 8pm
The Minories Art Gallery – Clare Sams: Knitting Fever [Exhibition] 10am
The Minories Art Gallery – Coco Crampton: Handles On Romance also Common Tongue [Exhibition] 10am
The Minories Art Gallery (Garden Café) – The Colne and Colchester Branch of the Embroiderer’s Guild [Exhibition] 10am
The Silk Road – DJs Prince aka Nod + DJ Swoosh [Music] 8pm
Three Wise Monkeys – A Night of Folk & Acoustic: James Burrage + Little Big Noise + The Foxglove Company [Live Music] 8pm
Tribal Nightclub – Tribal presents Ben Kanaris + The Clark Brothers + Andy Burr [Music] 9pm
Twisters Bar – DJ Sam Leppard [Music] 9pm
University of Essex (LTB10) – Cine 10 presents Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles [Film] 7pm
University of Essex (Sub Zero) – One World Essex: A Night Of Culture [Event] 9pm
University of Essex (Sub Zero) – Bounce [Music] 11pm
V Bar – Friday Night DJ [Live Music] 8pm

Saturday 21st February
Art Exchange (University of Essex) – Carlos Amorales: The Man Who Did All Things Forbidden [Exhibition] 12pm
Colchester Arts Centre – Lempen Puppet Theatre: Little Frankenstein (Show + Workshop) {Kids] 10.30am
firstsite (Foyer) – Y.A.K Shack Café for 15-25 year olds [Meetup] 10am
firstsite (Learning Spaces) – Free Family Saturday for families with children from 4-11 years [Kids] 11am + 2pm
firstsite (Auditorium) – Autism Friendly Family Films: The Boxtrolls (2014) [Film] 3pm
Headgate Theatre – Colchester Theatre Group: Improvisation Workshop with Vicki Weitz [Workshop] 2pm
Headgate Theatre – Mad Hatters Productions presents The Drowsy Chaperone [Theatre] 7.45pm
Hollytrees Museum (The Bernard Mason Gallery) – Here Comes The Clocks [Exhibition] 10am
Lakeside Theatre – Early Birds [Theatre] 7.45pm
Mercury Theatre – Lionboy [Theatre] 2.30pm + 7.30pm
Mercury Theatre Studio – Hospital Food [Theatre] 1pm + 6pm
Roberts Bar – 70s to 90s Night with DJ Buzby [Music] 8pm
Slack Space @ The Old Police Station – Book Art . Art Book 2 [Exhibition] 11am
Slack Space @ The Old Police Station – Dereliction & Abandonment [Exhibition] 11am
Slack Space @ The Old Police Station – The Unmistakable Scent of Leopard present Best Friends Club [Event] 7.30pm
The Bull – Smith & Jones [Live Music] 7.30pm
The Bull – Beggar [Live Music] 10pm
The Soundhouse @ The Bull – Joel Fisk & Jon Amor [Music] 9pm
The Minories Art Gallery – Clare Sams: Knitting Fever [Exhibition] 10am
The Minories Art Gallery – Coco Crampton: Handles On Romance also Common Tongue [Exhibition] 10am
The Minories Art Gallery (Garden Café) – The Colne and Colchester Branch of the Embroiderer’s Guild [Exhibition] 10am
The Royal Mortar – Mix Up in The Mortar with DJs Cyberdog + Vinny [Music] 8pm
The Silk Road – Ritzy 80s Soul Nights: The Bushbaby + Soundchaser [Music] 9pm
Tribal Nightclub – Sumo Beatz presents Grooverider + Heist + MC Skibadee + DJ Inter + DJ Complex + Jaycee + Rfy + Sharpy + DJ Prime8 +Mc D Low + Drastik [Music] 8pm
Twisters Bar – Saturday Night DJ [Music] 9pm
University of Essex (Frango’s) – Metal Meltdown: 90s Night [Music] 11pm
University of Essex (Sub Zero) – Sub Zero presents Wave and Odyssey [Music] 11pm
V Bar – Saturday Night DJ [Music] 8pm
Wivenhoe Greyhound – The Resonators [Live Music] 9pm

Sunday 22nd February
Colchester Arts Centre – The Edge Theatre Company Presents Acoustic Lounge Fundraiser [Live Music] 3.30pm
Headgate Theatre – Tannahill Weavers in Concert [Live Music] 7pm
Marks Tey Parish Hall – Colchester Jazz Club: George (Kid) Tideman’s New Orleans All Stars [Live Music] 7.15pm
Slack Space @ The Old Police Station – Clog Dance Rehearsals [Dance] 11am
The Artillery Man (The Tilly) – Open Mic Night (hosted by Theo Pearce) [Live Music] 8.30pm
The Odd One Out – Crafty Club [Meetup] 2pm
Victoria Inn – TBA [Live Music] 5.30pm

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