Mercury Theatre

Phone 01206 573948
Address Balkerne Gate Colchester Essex CO1 1PT
Access Contact Andy Meakin
Contact's Phone 01206 573948
Contact's Email

The Mercury Theatre Colchester is the most active producing theatre in East Anglia, and is a vital centre of excellence in the East’s growing creative economy. The Mercury exists to put theatre at the heart of the cultural life of the community it serves and to make work in Colchester that reaches audiences and generates critical attention regionally and nationally.

Access Information

Concessions / Discounts Discounts vary show by show. For Made in Colchester productions, we offer tickets from £8.50. Where a companion is required, we offer tickets at the concession price.
Wheelchair Access Yes - We have two accessible viewing areas, each holding up to 3 customers in wheelchairs plus companions.
Appropriate Toilet Facilities Yes - We have a disabled toilet available in our foyer
Car Parking We have a small amount of disabled parking outside the front of the theatre. This is available to blue badge holders on a first come first served basis.
Assistance Dogs Yes - We allow assistance dogs.
In-Ear Headphones Yes - For most Made in Colchester shows, we offer Audio Description. Headsets can be picked up from our cloakroom
Hearing Assistance Yes - We have a radio-based Assisted Listening system available in our Main Theatre and Studio Theatre. Headsets can be picked up from our cloakroom.
Information in alternative formats Brochures can be requested in audio format or large print.