Our day excursions departing Colchester
Departing Suffolk and Essex - Joining Torvill & Dean on tour will be a host of celebrities and professional skaters from the new Dancing on Ice series, which starts on ITV in January next year. Jayne & Chris will host the tour and take up their new roles as Head Judges. The King and Queen of Ice will give their expert critical feedback and all-important scores to the celebrities and their skating partners.
Departing Suffolk & Essex - Set on a Greek island paradise, a story of love, friendship and identity is cleverly told through the timeless songs of ABBA, including "Dancing Queen", "Take A Chance On Me" and "Super Trouper". Sophie’s quest to discover the father she’s never known brings her mother face to face with three men from her distant romantic past on the eve of a wedding they’ll never forget!
Departing Suffolk and Essex - Young Peggy Sawyer is fresh off the bus from small-town America and just another face in the chorus line on Broadway’s newest show. But when the leading lady gets injured, Peggy might just have the shot at stardom she's always dreamed of…
Departing Suffolk and Essex - STRICTLY BALLROOM THE MUSICAL is the uplifting story that inspired the world to dance. Based on Baz Luhrmann’s multi award-winning movie Strictly Ballroom, the first instalment from the acclaimed Red Curtain Trilogy, this musical production is a kaleidoscope of colour and fun.
Departing Essex and Suffolk - Sheridan, who won Oliver Awards for her roles in the hit musical Legally Blonde and the 2012 production of Terence Rattigan's Flare Path, has also previously won a BAFTA TV award for her role in Mrs Biggs (playing Great Train Robber Ronnie Biggs' wife) and a National Television Award for playing '60s pop icon Cilla Black in the acclaimed TV dramatisation about the singer's life.
Departing Suffolk and Essex - This tour takes you through the cast dressing rooms, the huge store room of exquisite costumes and flamboyant head-dresses worn in the Christmas Spectacular shows. Visit the wardrobe department to see how Thursford look after and store 1,000’s of costumes and props.
Departing Suffolk and Essex - This rare and atmospheric 17th-century house sits on the banks of the River Thames in Richmond. It is the creation of the tenacious Duchess of Lauderdale and her husband, the Duke, who together transformed Ham into one of the grandest Stuart houses in England.
Departing Suffolk and Essex - Join the eternally young Strat and his wild gang, The Lost, as they roam the streets of Obsidian, a post-apocalyptic Manhattan, ruled by the wicked and tyrannical Falco. When Strat first sets eyes on Falco's daughter, Raven, who has been locked away in the palace towers, he sets out to rescue her from her evil father's clutches in a full throttle tale of teenage love, youthful rebellion and living the rock and roll dream.
Departing Suffolk and Essex - It’s Baltimore, 1962 where Tracy Turnblad, a big girl with big hair and an even bigger heart, is on a mission to follow her dreams and dance her way onto national TV. Tracy’s audition makes her a local star and soon she is using her new-found fame to fight for equality, bagging local heartthrob Link Larkin along the way!
Departing Suffolk and Essex - Ocean Invaders welcomes you to enter the world of Jellyfish at SEA LIFE London. Stepping into what will be the UK's largest jellyfish experience, Ocean Invaders will take you on a journey into the fascinating world of jellyfish through three unique interactive zones.
Departing Suffolk and Essex - Seen by over 9 million people in more than 250 cities around the world, WALKING WITH DINOSAURS - The Arena Spectacular, is back. Be amazed and thrilled as the greatest creatures ever to walk the earth return before your eyes.
Departing Suffolk & Essex - Disney's THE LION KING is adapted from the much-loved Disney film. It tells the powerful and moving story of Simba and his journey from a wide-eyed cub to his destined role as King of the Pridelands.
Departing Suffolk and Essex - From humble beginnings in Nutbush, Tennessee, to her transformation into the global Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll, TINA TURNER didn’t just break the rules, she rewrote them. This new stage musical reveals the untold story of a woman who dared to defy the bounds of her age, gender and race.
Departing Suffolk and Essex - Discover the ‘Traditions of Christmas’ depicted with festive displays and themed Christmas trees. Find out about the origins of Christmas cards, crackers and poinsettias as you make your way through the Castle’s State Rooms.
Departing Suffolk and Essex - Sing your heart out as irrepressible showman JONATHAN COHEN returns to lead you through another fun-filled jamboree of his most-loved carols and all-time Christmas hits. This festive favourite has been raising the roof for over 20 years.