Princes Theatre


Alcohol License
Car Parking
Civil Licence
DJ Facilities
Evening Reception Facilities
Exclusive Use
Live Band Facilities
820 capacity

The feel

Princes Theatre is a fantastic wedding venue available for exclusive hire. Located in the prestigious Town Hall,  we are the largest wedding venue in the area.

We can cater for any wedding style from traditional and sophisticated to dramatic & theatrical, this is a unique venue like no other in Essex.

The Auditorium

Seating for up to 820 guests for wedding ceremonies, 300+ for a wedding breakfast & up to 1000 for evening receptions. It can also be transformed to hold more intimate, smaller weddings.

The finest sprung dance floor & professional stage is perfect for speeches, cutting the cake, first dance & evening entertainment.


The auditorium can be fully lit to match your colour scheme. Project names & images on to the walls with use of gobos. Another feature available is having memorable photos projected on to our large screen on stage.

Red Carpet

Let’s make you feel like royalty & give your photos that extra wow factor with our red carpet.

Pyro techniques

Celebrate with a bang; confetti canons, indoor fireworks, streamers can be tailored to your colour scheme.


We know how important the food is on your wedding day, so we offer you the freedom & flexibility to choose your own caterer.

Our experienced Wedding Co-ordinator will organise your day to the highest standard & provide the wedding of your dreams.


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Debbie Page

8 Jun 2019

We held our wedding ceremony in the Essex Hall at Clacton Town Hall (Princes Theatre) on the 8th June 2019. We had the most wonderful day and the staff were…

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Mr & Mrs Lake

19 Apr 2019

We wanted to say a huge thank you to you all for all your hard work in making our wedding day go so amazingly. The whole process from beginning to…

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Tasmin & Mike

17 Dec 2018

A massive thank you to Melissa and the Theatre team who made our wedding so special! We highly recommend this venue for anyone who’s looking for something different to the…

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Michaela & Jamie

27 May 2018

We absolutely loved it! Our dream wedding day came to life and thought the venue and the staff was amazing so friendly and kind

Jamie Gibbons

15 Feb 2018

We had our wedding at the Princes Theatre on 15th February 2018. Everything went perfectly, both myself and my husband (not used to saying it yet) could not fault the…

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Is your venue licensed for ceremonies inside and outside?
We have a few options for your ceremony location, including The Essex Hall for more intimate weddings, or the auditorium for larger guest numbers, accommodating up to 820 guests.
Is there an exclusive use option?
Yes, Princes Theatre is exclusively yours for your wedding day.
How many people can you accommodate for dining?
We can accommodate 300+ guests for your wedding breakfast, and up to 1000 guests for your evening reception.
Are there bedrooms for overnight accommodation?
We do not offer accommodation at Princes Theatre, but our accessible location means there are plenty of accommodation options nearby.


Princes Theatre
Station Road
Clacton on Sea
CO15 1SE

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Princes Theatre