What's On

Upcoming events 

The comedy club

The official Comedy Club's famously funny nights are now held in The Ballroom. Perfect for any celebration or just a fun night out.  

Fabulous dining is available prior to the show. If you are planning to dine please speak to our host team in advance.

Doors open at 6pm with food served no later than 7.45pm. 

With table service throughout the night you can truly relax in the stylish surroundings whilst enjoying top comedy by the best professional comediands gracing The Comedy Club's stage, you know you are in for a fantastic night out!

Tickets  £15 per person.  Buy 10 Tickets get one free!  To book please call 01702 899 222

Upcoming show dates :  Friday 27th Sept -   Fri 25th Oct -  Fri 22nd Nov   - Sun 22nd Dec

Saturday 21st Dec - Christmas Special with 3 course meal - £45

Tales from the Shadows

An evening of spine chilling stories of ghosts, murder, history and mystery all laced with magic.  Set in the atmospheric basement speakeasy that is Dr. Legba's Emporium of Cocktails and Curiosities this immersive storytelling event is not for those of a nervous disposition.

Tickets £17.50 and includes arrival cocktail.

Limited spaces .  To book please call 01702 899 222

Upcoming dates and show  title:

Weds 18th Sept - If the Walls could Talk

Weds 30th Oct - Halloween Special

Thurs 31st Oct -  Halloween Special (early) 

Thurs  31st Oct  - Halloween Special (late) SOLD OUT

Thurs 21st Nov - If the Walls could Talk

Thurs 19th Dec - Christmas special (early showing 6.30pm)

Thursday 19th Dec - Christmas special (late showing 9pm)

Open Mic

Every Tuesday evening we host our regular Open Mic night. Come see wonderful local, talented musicians perform.  Sometimes  along with the musical acts there will be local poets and storytellers.


If you want to perform too please do speak with one of our hosts on the night.


Free entry. Everyone welcome. 

Upcoming dates:

Every Tuesday evening


During your masterclass you will get sample 4 different spirits along with mixers and learn the history of the spirit the history of the producers,  the wonderful flavours and process of making the spirt and what makes them unique.  A fun informal evening, great with friends.

Tickets £17.50. Please call 01702 899 222 to book.

Upcoming dates:

New dates being released very soon!

Speed Dating

Introducing Speed Dating Southend.  The simple way to meet a lot of people from Southend and the surrounding areas.

In one fun night in the speakeasy bar, Dr Legba's Emporium of Cocktails & Curiosities, you'll meet around 15 dates, spending around 4 minutes to getting to know one another while sharing a few laughs and maybe some amazing cocktails.

This event is sure to be a lot of flirty fun!

After the event you will have access to our unique matching system and find out who you matched with.  You'll be arranging that all important first date before you know it!

Tickets available at www.originaldating.com

Upcoming dates:

Thurs 26th Sept - Thurs 10th Oct - Thurs 7th Nov - Thurs 28th  Nov