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Dear Zoo

Based on Rod Campbell’s best-selling book!

St Luke’s Hospice present Sing For St Luke’s

Raising funds for St Luke’s Hospice


Please be aware that our Box Office opening times have changed slightly since Monday 4 March 2019. Our new times are now as follows:
  • 9:30am-5:30pm Monday to Friday
  • 10am-3pm on Saturdays, plus an hour and a half prior to evening performances
  • An hour and a half prior to performance start time on Sundays and Bank Holidays

Don’t miss

Tom Jones and the Shades of the 60s

Starring Britain’s Got Talent’s Daniel Chettoe!

Tue 23 Apr More…

Now and next

Dear Zoo

Based on Rod Campbell’s best-selling book!

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Towngate Theatre

We’ve been entertaining Basildon for 30 years – with drama, musicals, classical concerts, comedy, panto and so much more. On Saint Martin’s Square at the heart of Basildon, we’re just 6 minutes walk from Basildon Station, with plenty of parking next door.  

Play your part

There’s so many ways you can get involved with the Towngate, from putting a spring in your step with a Summer school dance class to joining the crew on a Towngate Youth Theatre production to performance poetry.


Coffee and cake at the Towngate makes a fantastic break from a day’s shopping in Basildon. Pre-theatre meals, cocktails and lunch break snacks mean Towngate Café is the perfect place to share the fun and drama.