Southend Theatres is proud to have a varied community and education programme. As part of this programme, we have a variety of activities and events suitable for families and young children which run throughout the year.
Details of our family activities can be found below:
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Join us once a month for storytelling at the Cliffs Pavilion with our storyteller, Hannah. Our stories are suitable for pre-school children upwards, together with their families, and will cover all topics, including some of the children's shows we have coming up at the theatres. See below for upcoming dates and themes!
Sessions run from 10.30am to 11.30am and are held in our outer foyer.
£2 per child. No need to book.
Parents/carers must stay with their children at all times.
Parking fees for the Cliffs Pavilion Pay & Display Car Park will be reimbursed for anyone attending the storytelling session, up to the amount of £1.50. Please show your ticket to Hannah on arrival.
Palace Parent and Toddler Drama Group
Our Parent & Toddler drama classes at the Palace Theatre meet every Monday from 1.30pm to 2.30pm during term time. The class is suitable for children aged 2½ to 4 years old and is a great way for young people to explore their imaginations through song, music, movement and storytelling.
The class costs £5 a week.
Or call Rachel on 01702 390472 to find out more.
Join our children's theatre club and become a real Kool Kat!
Get information about upcoming shows, a newsletter and loads of fun stuff such as colouring competitions and the chance to win tickets. There are even occasional offers!
Open to primary school children and their younger siblings. membership is FREE. Just download and complete the application form
Baby Friendly Cinema
Baby Beats and Mini Maestros
We are delighted that our popular baby music classes will resume in January 2022.