At Grapevine Magazine we are doing our best to keep on top of what is happening in LIVE entertainment in the region. Local restrictions and changing rules mean that some planned events get re-arranged at short notice – always check directly with the venue before planning an evening out.

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  2. Livestream from the Honey & The Bear Cave season 2

The Cool Greenhouse

* On the Internet *

The Smokehouse and ESNS present a live-streamed gig with 'The Cool Greenhouse' as they perform their first gig of the new year at the ESNS Festival.

Alton Wahlberg – LIVE on Facebook

* On the Internet *
Online Event

altonwahlbergmusic Saturday 16th January7pm - LIVE over on my Facebook page! See you there!

Mark Thomas

John Peel Centre Church Walk, Stowmarket

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Jason Manford – Like Me

Charter Hall (Colchester) Colchester

He’s back!  It’s been a busy few years for Jason since his last smash-hit stand up show but fans of his Absolute Radio show will know this nationally acclaimed comedian hasn’t changed a bit.  ‘Like Me’ is Jason’s latest comic offering set to hit road, and is sure to be ‘expert observational comedy’ (The Guardian) mixed with ‘comic […]


Colchester Youth Arts Partnership

Charter Hall (Colchester) Colchester

Colchester Youth Arts Partnership presents Colchesters Schools Prom. Talented singers, musicians and performers.


The Thrill of Love

Manifest Theatre (Manningtree) Manningtree

Directed by Ben Maytham A hostess in the West End ‘gentlemen’s clubs’, Ruth Ellis works hard, plays hard and dreams of a movie-star life. Yet in 1955, the self-styled ‘blonde bombshell’ is convicted of murder and becomes the last woman to be hanged in Great Britain. Ruth’s crime is re-examined in the light of the […]

The Drifters

Charter Hall (Colchester) Colchester

The Drifters are the longest running singing group in pop history still performing live, having enjoyed over 50 hits world wide. Performing all the hits ‘Saturday Night At the Movies’, ’You’re More Than a Number’, ’Come on Over to My Place’, ’Up On the Roof’, ‘Under the Board Walk’, ’Kissin in the Back Row’, ’Save […]


Ian McNabb

John Peel Centre Church Walk, Stowmarket

In 1981, Ian formed The Icicle Works with Chris Sharrock (drums), and Chris Layhe (bass and vocals). They quickly gained a following through their debut single release, Nirvana, and extensive live performances up and down the country. The Icicle Works became part of the Liverpool renaissance movement of the eighties, alongside acts such as Echo […]


Gary Meikle – Surreal

Charter Hall (Colchester) Colchester

“After his meteoric rise through the ranks, Scottish Comedy Award winner and viral sensation Gary Meikle is back with his second tour show, Surreal! A word that perfectly describes Gary’s last twelve months. He started the year performing in comedy clubs, and ended it selling out big theatres in the UK as well as tours […]


Back Porch

Comrades Social Club (Clacton) Clacton-On-Sea

Bach Porch live at the Comrades Club


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