Coronavirus (COVID-19)

In view of national guidance and advice, a number of events scheduled to take place across Colchester Borough Council venues have been deferred, rescheduled or cancelled. Further information can be found below including specific ticketing information for individual events.

Colchester Borough Council is monitoring the current situation on coronavirus closely following information and advice published by the government.

Find the latest information and advice here. 

13th November 2020 @ 7:30 pm
Charter Hall
£37 plus £3 booking fee

Join Strictly Come Dancing Champion siblings, KEVIN and JOANNE CLIFTON for ‘An Evening with Kevin & Joanne Clifton’.

An intimate show produced for a socially distanced audience, the talented siblings will sing songs from their CD, tell stories of their dancing lives and perform some of your favourite Ballroom and Latin dances with their professional dance partners.

Due to scheduling, this will be the only chance to catch the successful brother and sister duo on tour together.

Join Kevin and Joanne for a lovely evening of song, dance and dancing memories!

This production is suitable for a socially distanced audience and is being created and toured with the audience, theatre staff, cast and crew safety at the forefront. Please read our T&Cs at the bottom of this page. 


Tiered Seating Door Time: 6:30pm – 6:50pm 

Floor Seating Door Time: 6:50pm – 7:15pm

Show Starts: 7:30pm

VIP Meet and Greet
Doors: 5:30pm
Start: 5:45pm – 6:15pm


Don’t forget to purchase your £2 parking ticket in advance to save time on the day. When you purchase event tickets, you will be able to purchase a parking ticket at the same time.

If you didn’t purchase a parking ticket, don’t worry as you can still buy one on the day from the Pay & Display machines or through MiPermit mobile app.

*Please be aware parking is not guaranteed*


VIP: £82 – includes a pre-show talk by Kevin & Joanne, as well as a VIP lanyard and signed print.

Standard Tickets: £37

*All tickets will incur a £3 booking fee

*For accessible seating, carer and concession’s info please call our box office directly to book: 01206 573948

Age Guideline: 7+ with an adult



Strictly Theatre Co and Charter Hall as part of Colchester Amphora Trading Ltd are pleased to bring events back to Colchester, additional measures have been taken to ensure your experience and safety is not compromised.

-Venue cleaning regimes have been increased in all areas.

-Pre Paid Parking is available at the time of purchasing your ticket online to prevent any form of cash handling on the date of your event.

-All staff will be wearing PPE for increased safety

-Staggered entry times for event attendees to prevent queues and ensure a swift entry process to your allocated seat.

-Face coverings must be worn during the performance in line with Government Law of operating events within an indoor space -If you forget your facemask we can sell you one on the night to save you going home or missing the show.

-Chairs are set out approx. 1.2 metres apart to satisfy social distancing.

-Customers are asked to remain in their seats unless needing to use the toilet.

-During the interval a mobile bars and drinks service will be in operation to limit the movement of customers.

-An extended interval time to ensure all customers that require the toilet can do so in a Covid secure manner with social distancing in place.

-For increased safety and security a smoking area will not be in operation and no exit/re-entry to the venue is possible.

-Customers must confirm that when booking tickets they are from no more than 2 households or bubble.

-Measures may change depending on latest guidance and please follow the latest guidance at the time of the event >

It is requested that you be patient as the above controls may result in delays. Staff are there to assist you and help you enjoy your event experience.

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