Cliffs Pavilion
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Southend's premier entertainment complex, the Cliffs Pavilion is a great place to experience live performances. The region's leading theatre and concert hall, programmes include touring West End musicals, ballet, concerts and comedy.

The Box Office is open to personal callers Monday – Saturday from 10am to 3pm. If there is a show in the evening it will remain open until 8pm. On Sunday the Box Office would open 3 hours prior to the show. If there is no show the Box Office is closed.

Capacity: 1657 (seating) / 2268 (seated and standing).

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Sunday, 23rd June 2024 - Sunday, 23rd June 2024

Anton & Giovanni - TogetherStrictly Theatre Co. Presents - ANTON DU BEKE and GIOVANNI PERNICE - TOGETHER The Live Tour
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Monday, 24th June 2024 - Monday, 24th June 2024

Uncanny: I Know What I SawYou now have another chance to join Danny and his team of experts for this terrifying and thought-provoking evening, featuring chilling real-life stories of the supernatural experienced by ordinary people from ordinary places.
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Thursday, 27th June 2024 - Thursday, 27th June 2024

Nadiya & Kai - Behind The MagicFollowing their critically acclaimed debut tour, Nadiya and Kai are back in their brand-new show Behind the Magic.
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Friday, 28th June 2024 - Friday, 28th June 2024

The Ultimate Classic Rock ShowDust off your air guitars for an evening of the very best classic rock anthems from legends past and present.
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Monday, 1st July 2024 - Monday, 1st July 2024

An Evening with Alfie BoeAlfie Boe has announced he will head back out on a UK tour in summer 2024. Alfie released his stunning new Top 10 charting album Open Arms - The Symphonic Songbook in October.
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Wednesday, 3rd July 2024 - Thursday, 4th July 2024

Gladys Knight - The Farewell Tour plus support from Mica MillarToday, Gladys Knight – The Empress Of Soul and seven time Grammy ® winner - announces her UK Farewell Tour for Summer 2024, taking in Glasgow, Birmingham, London, Swansea, Bournemouth, Nottingham and Southend.
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Friday, 5th July 2024 - Sunday, 7th July 2024

Cirque: The Greatest ShowWhere Musical Theatre Meets Circus! An all-star cast performing the big, big numbers from your favourite shows are joined by mesmerising circus stars – making for an enchanting production that is charming and astonishing in equal measure. Enter the extraordinary world of Cirque.
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Tuesday, 9th July 2024 - Saturday, 13th July 2024

Jesus Christ Super StarAN ALBUM THAT INSPIRED A REVOLUTION. A REVELATION THAT CHANGED THE WORLD. A REINVENTION FOR THIS MILLENNIUM.
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Tuesday, 16th July 2024 - Saturday, 20th July 2024

An Officer and a Gentleman The MusicalAn Officer and a Gentleman The Musical invites you into a world where dreams and destinies intertwine. Don't miss your chance to experience this captivating romance brought to life on stage.
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Sunday, 21st July 2024 - Sunday, 21st July 2024

The Illegal EaglesThis critically acclaimed show features the very best from the Eagles' catalogue of classics including Hotel California, Desperado, Take It Easy, New Kid In Town, Life In The Fast Lane and many more…
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Tuesday, 23rd July 2024 - Tuesday, 23rd July 2024

Robert Plant with Saving Grace plus Support Taylor McCallRobert Plant's Saving Grace, the esteemed co-operative featuring Suzi Dian (vocals), Oli Jefferson (percussion), Tony Kelsey (mandolin, baritone, acoustic guitar), and Matt Worley (banjo, acoustic, baritone guitars, cuatro) have today announced their 2024 live return with a 10-date tour in March.
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Wednesday, 24th July 2024 - Wednesday, 24th July 2024

The Rat Pack - Live In ConcertFrank Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jr with The Rat Pack - Live In Concert. Combining classic hits with incredible performances and captivating storytelling, our talented ensemble of vocalists and musicians will take you on a musical journey through the smooth vocals, infectious rhythms, and…
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Thursday, 25th July 2024 - Thursday, 25th July 2024

The Magic Of The Bee GeesJoin us for this breath-taking concert spectacular, taking you on a musical journey through all your favourite songs, including Night Fever, Stayin' Alive, More Than a Woman, You Should Be Dancing, How Deep is Your Love and many more!
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Thursday, 1st August 2024 - Sunday, 4th August 2024

Madagascar The MusicalJoin all of your favourite crack-a-lackin' friends as they escape from their home in New York's Central Park Zoo and find themselves on an unexpected journey to the madcap world of King Julien's Madagascar.
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Thursday, 1st August 2024 - Sunday, 4th August 2024

Madagascar The MusicalStarring CBBC and Strictly Come Dancing Star, Karim Zeroual as King Julien get ready to join Alex, Marty, Melman, Gloria and those hilarious, plotting penguins as they bound onto stage in the musical adventure of a lifetime. Filled with outlandish characters, adventure galore and an upbeat score,…
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Tuesday, 6th August 2024 - Saturday, 17th August 2024

Pretty Woman The MusicalStarring Amber Davies as Vivian Ward, Ore Oduba as Happy Man/ Mr Thompson, Oliver Savile as Edward Lewis and Natalie Paris as Kit De Luca.
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Tuesday, 6th August 2024 - Saturday, 17th August 2024

Pretty Woman The MusicalBig night out. Big. HUGE. Pretty Woman: The Musical - Hollywood's ultimate rom-com, live on stage as the smash-hit musical visits the Cliffs Pavilion in August.
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Tuesday, 20th August 2024 - Saturday, 24th August 2024

Here You Come AgainHere You Come Again was originally written by two-time Emmy award-winning comedy and songwriter Bruce Vilanch with Gabriel Barre (who also directs) and Tricia Paoluccio (who also plays Dolly), and has now been adapted for the UK by acclaimed British playwright Jonathan Harvey (Gimme, Gimme, Gimme…
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Wednesday, 28th August 2024 - Wednesday, 28th August 2024

David EssexDavid Essex is the only artist in the world to have achieved success in all areas of entertainment and continues to break boundaries with his unique talent. His previous two UK tours sold over 65,000 tickets across 39 dates including shows at the Palladium and Theatre Royal in London
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Thursday, 29th August 2024 - Thursday, 29th August 2024

TaylormaniaAn award-winning extravaganza that plays tribute to one of the leading contemporary recording artists of our time. Katy Ellis a self obsessed 'Swiftie' with an incredible live band and dancers promises to deliver the most authentic recreation of a Taylor Swift show you will ever see.
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Friday, 30th August 2024 - Friday, 30th August 2024

Legend - The Music of Bob MarleyLegend - the music of Bob Marley is an unforgettable evening celebrating this musical icon in one fantastic stage show extravaganza. Combining his superb, distinctive vocals with flawless musicianship, a supremely talented cast recreate the timeless hits Could You Be Loved, Is This Love, One Love,…
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Saturday, 31st August 2024 - Saturday, 31st August 2024

Dreamboys - Stripped BackDreamboys: Stripped Back" 2024 Worldwide Tour. Be part of our explosive, immersive, and seductive dance show as the Dreamboys take the stage.
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Sunday, 1st September 2024 - Sunday, 1st September 2024

The DriftersThe Drifters are back on tour in the UK performing all their classic hits including 'Saturday Night at the Movies', 'You're More Than A Number,' 'Come on Over to My Place', 'Under the Boardwalk', 'Kissin' In The Back Row'
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Tuesday, 3rd September 2024 - Tuesday, 3rd September 2024

Ben Portsmouth: This is ElvisWith his looks, charm and charisma, Ben continues to amaze audiences with his stage presence, with fans claiming 'this is the closest you will ever get to the King himself'.
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Thursday, 5th September 2024 - Sunday, 8th September 2024

101 Dalmatians The MusicalThis new musical is written by Douglas Hodge (music and lyrics) and Johnny McKnight (book), from a stage adaptation by Zinnie Harris. Book your tickets now - you'd be barking mad to miss it!
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Monday, 9th September 2024 - Saturday, 14th September 2024

HairsprayTHE BIG, BOLD and BEAUTIFUL MUSICAL - HAIRSPRAY is BACK ON TOUR!
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Sunday, 15th September 2024 - Sunday, 15th September 2024

LutherExperience all the hits from his amazing career, culminating in over 40 million album sales and eight Grammy awards, including many of the greatest dance anthems and love songs ever written
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Friday, 20th September 2024 - Friday, 20th September 2024

The Diana Ross StoryThe World's Premier show in celebration of DIANA ROSS and THE SUPREMES Theatre audiences prepare to be taken on a spellbinding journey visiting one of the greatest musical stories ever told.
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Saturday, 21st September 2024 - Saturday, 21st September 2024

Paul CarrackA musical legacy that spans five decades is something to celebrate, and when that legacy includes a timeless classic like 'How Long,' the occasion becomes truly remarkable. Paul Carrack, the maestro behind this iconic song, is proud to announce the 'How Long' 50th Anniversary Tour.
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Sunday, 22nd September 2024 - Sunday, 22nd September 2024

Some Guys Have All The LuckDirect from the West End and endorsed by Rod's own family, get ready to rock 'n' roll with Some Guys Have All The Luck – The Rod Stewart Story in a theatre near you in 2024!
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Friday, 27th September 2024 - Friday, 27th September 2024

Simon Brodkin: Screwed UpAfter selling out 110 dates across the UK and Europe, Simon Brodkin, the world-famous prankster, Lee Nelson creator and most-watched British stand-up comedian on TikTok, brings his outrageous stand-up show to Southend's Cliffs Pavilion.
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Monday, 30th September 2024 - Saturday, 5th October 2024

Only Fools And Horses The MusicalSome CUSHTY casting news… comedy legend Paul Whitehouse will be reprising the role of Grandad in Only Fools and Horses on tour!
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Monday, 14th October 2024 - Monday, 14th October 2024

Ben Elton - Authentic StupidityFollowing the huge success of Ben Elton's critically acclaimed sold-out UK tour in 2019, which marked his return to live comedy after a fifteen year hiatus, the undisputed godfather of modern stand-up is going back on the road with his new show – Authentic Stupidity.
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Wednesday, 16th October 2024 - Wednesday, 16th October 2024

The Ultimate Boyband Party ShowBOY BANDS ARE BACK… ALRIGHT!!! Grab your friends for a party like no other as you're taken on a journey of chart topping hits from Blue, Boyzone, NSync, Westlife, to Backstreet Boys, Take That and many more.
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Thursday, 17th October 2024 - Thursday, 17th October 2024

Lost In MusicJoin us as we recreate the magical 70s and let us take you on a musical journey straight to the heart of disco! Relive some of the greatest songs of all time from artists such as Donna Summer, Gloria Gaynor, Earth, Wind & Fire, Sister Sledge and Chic.
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Friday, 18th October 2024 - Friday, 18th October 2024

The Australian Pink FloydThe critically lauded The Australian Pink Floyd Show have announced a brand-new tour for 2024 celebrating all the greatest hits of Pink Floyd.
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Saturday, 19th October 2024 - Saturday, 19th October 2024

Adam Ant - ANTMUSIC 2024Performing his classic chart-topping hits and personal favourites, Adam Ant will be appearing live across the UK throughout October and November 2024.
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Sunday, 20th October 2024 - Sunday, 20th October 2024

Kenny Thomas - The Outstanding Greatest Hits TourKenny Thomas stands as one of the UK's most successful soul singers of his generation, having had two Top 10 albums and eight Top 40 singles over his thirty-year-plus career.
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Monday, 21st October 2024 - Monday, 21st October 2024

Il DivoPrepare to be swept away by the powerful voices of Il Divo as the globally renowned classical crossover vocal group embark on a brand-new UK tour this October to celebrate their 20th anniversary!
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Wednesday, 23rd October 2024 - Wednesday, 23rd October 2024

Come What MayExperience a night of pure entertainment as we transport you to the dazzling world of the Moulin Rouge!
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Friday, 25th October 2024 - Friday, 25th October 2024

Magic Of MotownCome celebrate our brand-new show for 2024 as we Reach Out and show you there ain't no mountain high enough with the biggest Motown party of the year.
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Saturday, 26th October 2024 - Saturday, 26th October 2024

SqueezeBritish music legends Squeeze have today announced a massive UK tour for 2024. With a half-century distinguished by some of the smartest and sweetest guitar-pop made during the rock & roll era, Squeeze will be performing an impressive list of hits and rare gems from their extensive back catalogue.…
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Sunday, 27th October 2024 - Sunday, 27th October 2024

Jane McDonaldStar of stage and screen and singing sensation Jane McDonald is back with a new tour for 2024. With All My Love will see Jane travel to more than 20 theatres and arenas across the UK, including Southend, performing the songs you love as well as new material penned by Jane herself.
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Tuesday, 29th October 2024 - Tuesday, 29th October 2024

Mike Oldfield's Tubular Bells Live In ConcertTubular Bells is world-renowned as one of the most celebrated examples of music in film for its soundtracking of horror classic The Exorcist. Its legacy was cemented with Oldfield's performance of the album's main theme at the iconic London 2012 Olympics Opening Ceremony, one of the rare…
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Saturday, 2nd November 2024 - Saturday, 2nd November 2024

The Stylistics Plus Support'You Make Me Feel Brand New' plus numerous classics including 'Can't Give You Anything (But My Love), 'Let's Put it All together', 'Stop Look Listen', 'You are Everything', 'Betcha by Golly Wow', 'Sing Baby Sing' and more.
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Sunday, 3rd November 2024 - Sunday, 3rd November 2024

Jon Ronson's Psychopath Night 2024Join Jon in 2024 for an electrifying journey into the enigmatic world of psychopaths and the perplexing concept of normalcy.
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Tuesday, 5th November 2024 - Saturday, 9th November 2024

Grease The MusicalGREASE The Musical Book, Music & Lyrics by Jim Jacobs & Warren Casey Directed by Nikolai Foster Choreography by Arlene Phillips The world's best-loved musical is back! Grittier and more glamorous than ever before.
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Tuesday, 12th November 2024 - Saturday, 16th November 2024

Chitty Chitty Bang BangChitty Chitty Bang Bang THE MOST FANTASMAGORICAL MUSICAL OF ALL TIME flies into CLIFFS PAVILION for 2 WEEKS ONLY!
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Sunday, 17th November 2024 - Sunday, 17th November 2024

The Rock Orchestra By CandlelightFollowing a sell-out tour of Europe, The Rock Orchestra by Candlelight returns with an epic, new 90-minute concert, breathing beautifully dark energy into legendary Rock & Metal.
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Tuesday, 19th November 2024 - Tuesday, 19th November 2024

Ant MiddletonBest Selling Author, TV front man and podcaster Ant Middleton is returning to tour in autumn 2024.
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Wednesday, 20th November 2024 - Wednesday, 20th November 2024

SqueezeTo celebrate their momentous 50th anniversary, British music legends Squeeze have today announced a massive UK tour for 2024.
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Thursday, 21st November 2024 - Thursday, 21st November 2024

Anton Du Beke - ShowmanStrictly Come Dancing legend and judge, Anton Du Beke, takes to the stage with his BRAND NEW show in the autumn of 2024.
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Friday, 22nd November 2024 - Friday, 22nd November 2024

Katherine Ryan: BattleaxeKatherine is the creator and Star of Netflix's smash hit The Duchess along with two global Netflix comedy specials: In Trouble and Glitter Room as well as 2022's Missus on Sky / Now TV.
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Saturday, 23rd November 2024 - Saturday, 23rd November 2024

Jimmy Carr: Laughs FunnyIf you like fast-paced, edgy one-liners then get ready to be happy. Jimmy Carr is going back on tour with his brand-new show Jimmy Carr: Laughs Funny.
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Friday, 29th November 2024 - Friday, 29th November 2024

Jo Whiley's 90s AnthemsJo Whiley is quite simply the ultimate authority on British music – and the voice and face of a generation is headed your way with a dazzling new show as she rummages through her record bag to dig out the very best of 90s Anthems.
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Saturday, 30th November 2024 - Saturday, 30th November 2024

The Music Of Zimmer vs WilliamsThe London Concert Orchestra perform epic scores celebrating the two of the greatest film music composers of all time.
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Monday, 2nd December 2024 - Monday, 2nd December 2024

The Overtones Good Times TourThe tour promises to be a non-stop party from start to finish featuring songs for all the family - from original hits like 'Gambling Man' through to classic songs by artists such as The Drifters, Stevie Wonder, Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons and many more PLUS some festive favourites and BRAND…
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Tuesday, 3rd December 2024 - Tuesday, 3rd December 2024

Step Into ChristmasSo Step Into Christmas! as we give you something special. This Christmas concert feel good show, brings all the magic of the season to life, with all your favourite songs, you will know and love!
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Tuesday, 11th February 2025 - Saturday, 15th February 2025

Now That's What I Call A MusicalSo dust off your spandex, get your crimper out and press play and record at the same time. An unbeatable soundtrack, show stopping choreography and an original story – NOW That's What I Call A Musical.
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Monday, 3rd March 2025 - Saturday, 8th March 2025

ChicagoCHICAGO, the "sexiest musical ever" (Metro) is back in the Cliffs Pavillion! "Murder, greed, corruption, exploitation, adultery and treachery…all those things we hold near and dear to our hearts" So begins the international multi-award-winning musical, CHICAGO.
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Friday, 14th March 2025 - Friday, 14th March 2025

James Martin LiveCelebrity chef James Martin is heading back on the road with his all new LIVE tour for 2025 including a date in Southend.
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Monday, 5th May 2025 - Saturday, 10th May 2025

& JulietAfter a phenomenal run in London's West End, & JULIET is heading on a national tour. Picking up three Olivier Awards and six WhatsOnStage Awards, & JULIET will have the audience up on its feet and ROARING for more.
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Tuesday, 3rd June 2025 - Saturday, 7th June 2025

Kinky BootsGuaranteed to RAISE YOU UP and celebrate everybody's individuality, don't miss Kinky Boots the Musical.
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Tuesday, 26th August 2025 - Saturday, 6th September 2025

TINA - The Tina Turner MusicalWest End mega-hit TINA – The Tina Turner Musical, comes to the Cliffs Pavillion as part of its first ever UK & Ireland tour.
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Cliffs Pavilion

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Station Road, Southend, Essex, SS0 7RA

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