What’s on in Colchester as recommended by Keep Colchester Cool
This Weekend 12th + 13th May

Saturday 12th May
CO1 Café – Showcase Opportunity  10am
Colchester Arts Centre – Miles Jupp: Fibber In The Heat (SOLD OUT) [Comedy] 8pm
firstsite (University Space) – ESCALA: Unravelling Threads [Exhibition] 10am
Headgate Theatre – AcoustiCity: Dave Ellis & Boo Howard + The Portraits [Music] 8pm
Hollytrees Museum – Coming to Colchester: 2000 years of immigration [Exhibition] 10am
Hollytrees Museum – Tick Tock Here Comes The Clocks [Exhibition] 10am
Lakeside Theatre – We Hope That You’re Happy (Why Would We Lie?) [Theatre] 7.30pm
Level Best Art Café – Brendan Wilson ‘Tethered’ – Landsacpe [Exhibition] 9am
Mercury Theatre – Roald Dahl’s Little Red Riding Hood and The Three Bears in association with Ballet Cymru [Dance] 7.30pm
Mercury Theatre – Night at The Circus feat. 3rd year BA(Hons) Creative Performance students from Colchester Institute [Theatre] 2.45pm + 7.45pm
Mercury Theatre (Digby Gallery) – Colin McAllister [Exhibition] 10am
Roberts Live Lounge – Retro Night with DJ Adi Clark [Music] 8pm
Slack Space – Colchester 24 1986 and Colchester 24 2912 [Exhibition] 11am
The Bull – Beggar [Music] 9.45pm
The Soundhouse @ The Bull – Albany Down + Electra [Music] 8.30pm
The Foresters Arms – Park and Ride [Music] 8pm
The Greyhound (Wivenhoe) – Wivenhoe Mayfair family fundraising music day: Natasha Robertson + Nick Gustard + Jodie Parish + Chris Ellis + David Hughes and Tim Young + Martin Newell and Jeanette Lynes + Ren Steadman + Sheri Kershaw + Band of Gold + Singing Dog [Music] 12pm
The Judge and Jury + Tribal Underground – Skank Sabbath: Mayhem. Step 13 + Greg Blackman + A.Gee + Stereofreakz + Rev Wright + Cyberdog + MC Seeds [Music] 8.30pm
The Minories Art Gallery – Perdo: Amy Turnbull [Exhibition] 10am
Tin Pan Alley – The Beatroots [Music] 9pm
Twisters – [Music] 8pm
V Bar – The Party with DJ Yoshi [Music] 8pm
Vallies Lounge – Back to The 80s with DJ Steffy (Gay Night) [Music] 9pm

Sunday 13th May
firstsite (University Space) – ESCALA: Unravelling Threads [Exhibition] 11am
Hollytrees Museum – Coming to Colchester: 2000 years of immigration [Exhibition] 10am
Hollytrees Museum – Tick Tock Here Comes The Clocks [Exhibition] 11am
Slack Space – Clog Dance Rehearsals [Dance] 11.30am
Stanway Rovers Football Club – Colchester Jazz Club:  John Maddocks Jazzmen [Music] 7pm
The Judge and Jury – Sunday Sessions: Spin What Ya Bring with A Gee and DJ Bounce (DJs welcome: Bring your own vinyl) [Music] 1pm
University of Essex (Art Exchange) – Family Day:  Mirror Mirror  2pm
Victoria Inn – Leah Lost [Music] 5pm