The Greatest Showman At The House

Ladies and gents, this is the moment you’ve waited for…The Greatest Showman is coming to Wivenhoe House!

Friday 26 April 2019

The world is captivated by the most entertaining movie of last year, The Greatest Showman and now you can relive the magic with our special cabaret version. Join us for a sensational evening of live entertainment featuring all your favourite hits from the movie and a delicious 3-course menu created by the Wivenhoe House Chefs.

The Greatest Showman

Look out ‘cause here it comes….Our three course menu:


A salad of prawns, citrus, chervil

Baked Crotin goat’s cheese, roast vegetable salad, green olive dressing (v)


Breast of chicken, braised potatoes, pesto cream sauce

Sage butter gnocchi, roasted butternut squash, gremolata, wilted rocket (v)


Glazed lemon tart, berries

Tea & Coffee


£44.50 per person

How to purchase tickets

Tickets are available via Wivenhoe House reception with no commission or online through Eventbrite:

Seating will be on shared tables of 10.

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find us, however you travel
By car:

When using a SATNAV please enter the location WIVENHOE, Colchester (do not use a postcode as this will direct you to the wrong side of Wivenhoe Park).

Take the exit marked Colchester (A133)
Follow the A133 towards Clacton
Please follow signs for WIVENHOE
You will see a black sign on your right which says, ‘Wivenhoe House & The Brasserie’, turn right here into PARK ROAD
The entrance for Wivenhoe House is shared with the University of Essex, but PARK ROAD leads you through Wivenhoe Park and you will be able to see our beautiful house from the road on your right
CONTINUE to follow the signs for WIVENHOE HOUSE and it will lead you to us.

If you would like any help with directions, please do call us on 01206 863666 and a member of our team will be able to assist you.

By train:

Colchester station, Colchester Town station, Wivenhoe station and Hythe stations are all between 10-15 minutes from Wivenhoe House by car. Trains run between London (Liverpool Street) and Colchester station every 10-20 minutes. The journey takes around an hour. Also connect with Colchester from Norwich, Ipswich, Felixstowe & Harwich. Some trains from London (Liverpool Street) also stop at Wivenhoe Station. When travelling from the Clacton/Walton direction, alight at Wivenhoe or Hythe Stations.

By plane:

Stansted airport is approximately 45 minutes from Wivenhoe House by car. Helicopter pad coordinates are 603200/223900.