Mercury at Abbey Field

Mercury at Abbey Field is a pop-up performance venue in the heart of Colchester that will house a range of performances whilst redevelopment work continues on the main building. This stunning fully heated, undercover, temporary theatre will open in Autumn 2019 – offering a varied programme of top-notch comedians, toe-tapping music, misbehaving puppets and culminating in our sparkling annual pantomime!

What and where is it?

Mercury at Abbey Field is a state of the art pop-up theatre that will house a limited season of shows during Autumn 2019 whilst the capital redevelopment of the Mercury’s current building takes place.

This temporary space will include an increased seating capacity of over 800 seats, it will be completely undercover and fully heated with full bar, kiosks, toilets and onsite parking available to pre-book.

The pop-up theatre is situated on Abbey Field and is accessible from Circular Road East Lower (CO2 7SZ). For further information on how to get to the site please visit their website and read the FAQs.