What’s on in Colchester this weekend as recommended by Keep Colchester Cool
Friday 26th, Saturday 27th, Sunday 28th April

Friday 26th April
15 Queen Street – Artichoke: Experimental Music and Art [Meetup] 7pm
Colchester Arts CentreCOLCHESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL: Terry Alderton Season 4 [Comedy] 7.30pm
Colchester Arts CentreCOLCHESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL: Boogaloo Stu’s Pop Magic [Comedy] 10.30pm
Digby Gallery (Mercury Theatre) – Clare Sams: Knitted Narratives [Exhibition] 10am
firstsite – Richard Hughes: Time is over, time has come + Humphrey Spender: London Photographs [Exhibition] 10am
firstsite (University Space) – ESCALA: Jim Ede Collection [Exhibition] 10am
firstsite (Auditorium)COLCHESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL: The Court Jester [Film] 7.30pm
Headgate Theatre – Arianna Bland Productions presents And This Ones For You [Theatre] 7.30pm
Hollytrees Museum – Tick Tock Here Comes The Clocks [Exhibition] 10am
Mercury TheatreCOLCHESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL: A One Man Protest [Theatre] 7.30pm
Roberts Live Lounge – What 4 [Live Music] 9pm
Slack Space – Alchemy 3 [Exhibition] 11.30am
Slack Space – Piano Friday [Music] 11.30am
Stoke By Nayland Golf Club – Fleece Jazz: Basil Hodge Quartet [Live Music] 7.30pm
Tea & Sympathy – The Night Circus: Bar Night [Meetup] 8pm
The Bull – Johnno Casson [Live Music] 7pm
The Bull – Backtrackin [Live Music] 9.45pm
The Soundhouse @ The Bull – The Friday Night House Of Blues [Live Music] 7pm
The Foresters Arms – The Hat Check Honeys [Live Music] 8pm
The Hole in The Wall – Broken Eyes + Miss Vincent [Live Music] 8pm
The Minories Art Gallery – PARTY ON! chatwin – martin [Exhibition] 10am
The Minories Art Gallery – Between Photography : Noel Myles and James Maturin-Baird [Exhibition] 10am
The Minories Art Gallery – Groundbound: Desmond Brett [Exhibition] 10am
The Waiting RoomCOLCHESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL: Colchester New Comedian Of The Year: The Grand Final [Comedy] 7.30pm
Tin Pan Alley – Vardo and the Boss [Live Music] 9pm
Tribal Underground – TribalFridays Presents Our House 5 [Music] 8pm
Twisters – DJ Sam Leppard [Music] 9pm
V Bar – DJ Radshaw [Music] 8pm
Vallies Lounge – Famous on Friday’s with DJ Cheryl Taylor (Gay Night) [Music] 9pm

Saturday 27h April
15 Queen Street – Embroiderers’ Guild [Meetup] 10am
Colchester Town CentreCOLCHESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL: Look out for Miss High Leg Kick’s Promettes [Comedy] 1.30pm-7pm
Colchester Arts CentreCOLCHESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL: Boogaloo Stu’s Pop Magic for Kids [Kids] 1.30pm
Colchester Arts CentreCOLCHESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL: Mark Stell’s In Town *SOLD OUT* [Comedy] 7.30pm
Digby Gallery (Mercury Theatre) – Clare Sams: Knitted Narratives [Exhibition] 10am
firstsite – Richard Hughes: Time is over, time has come + Humphrey Spender: London Photographs [Exhibition] 10am
firstsite (University Space) – ESCALA: Jim Ede Collection [Exhibition] 10am
firstsite (Auditorium) – Airlock Films double bill: IP Man + IP Man 2 [Film] 2pm
firstsite (Auditorium) – Picturehouse Screen Arts: Giulio Cesare [Opera] 5pm
Headgate Theatre – Colchester Theatre Group: The Actor and Movement [Workshop] 2pm
Headgate Theatre – Arianna Bland Productions presents And This Ones For You [Theatre] 7.30pm
Hollytrees Museum – Tick Tock Here Comes The Clocks [Exhibition] 10am
Mercury TheatreCOLCHESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL: A One Man Protest [Theatre] 2.30pm
Roberts Live Lounge – 70s-00s Night with DJ Phil Terry [Music] 8pm
Slack Space – Alchemy 3 [Exhibition] 11.30am
Slack Space – Slack Shorts [Film] 12pm
The Bull – Undercover [Live Music] 9.45pm
The Soundhouse @ The Bull – Dennis Stratton [Live Music] 9.30pm
The Goat and Boot – There and Back [Live Music] 8.30pm
The Hole in The Wall – Nothing Gained + Black Mesa + Kaine [Live Music] 8pm
The Minories Art Gallery – PARTY ON! chatwin – martin [Exhibition] 10am
The Minories Art Gallery – Between Photography : Noel Myles and James Maturin-Baird [Exhibition] 10am
The Minories Art Gallery – Groundbound: Desmond Brett [Exhibition] 10am
The Twist – Houseaholic: The Unknown DJs Bungee and Duce [Music] 9pm
The Waiting RoomCOLCHESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL: A Life Of Brian [Film] 7.30pm
Tin Pan Alley – Daniel Cuddihy + Sam Keyes + Jonathan Marriott [Live Music] 8.30pm
Twisters – DJ Sam Leppard [Music] 8pm
V Bar – DJ Freddy [Music] 8pm
Vallies Lounge – DJ Barry James’ Saturday Night (Gay Night) [Music] 9pm

Sunday 28th April
15 Queen Street – Film Shoot Sunday [Meetup] 10.30am
Colchester Castle Park – COLCHESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL: Look out for Miss High Leg Kick’s Promettes [Comedy] 1.30pm
firstsite – Richard Hughes: Time is over, time has come + Humphrey Spender: London Photographs [Exhibition] 10am
firstsite (University Space) – ESCALA: Jim Ede Collection [Exhibition] 10am
firstsite (Learning Space) – Colchester Poetry presents The Sunday Matinee [Poetry] 2pm
firstsite (Auditorium) – Sunday Slapstick Season: Sons of The Desert [Film] 1.30pm
Four Aces Radio www.fouracesradio.net – Rev Wright’s Sunday Service with Rob Whiting [Radio] 4-6pm
Hollytrees Museum – Tick Tock Here Comes The Clocks [Exhibition] 11am
Radio Wivenhoe www.radiowivenhoe.co.uk – Live It Up with A Man Like Ju [Radio] 4-6pm
Radio Wivenhoe www.radiowivenhoe.co.uk – Sundays Down Memory Lane with DJ Gilly [Radio] 7pm-9pm
Slack Space – Clog Dance Rehearsals [Dance] 11.30am
Marks Tey Parish Hall – Colchester Jazz Club: Jurbena Jazz Band [Live Music] 7pm
Mercury TheatreCOLCHESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL: Shappi Khorsandi: Dirty Looks and Hopscotch [Comedy] 7.30pm
The Artillery Man (The Tilly) – Open Mic Night [Live Music] 7pm
The Foresters Arms – Folk Jam [Live Music] 8pm
The Waiting RoomCOLCHESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL: Comedy Workshop [Comedy] 12pm
The Waiting RoomCOLCHESTER COMEDY FESTIVAL: Withnail and I [Film] 7.30pm
Victoria Inn – Lizzie B presents Live Music at the Vic [Live Music] 5pm

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