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Why not combine your visit to the Electric Palace with a meal at The Pier at Harwich? Take a look at the restaurant and menu here.

The Bohem Ragtime Orchestra
Thursday 2nd August 2012
Tickets £10 plus membership
A wonderful group of eight superb musicians from Hungary. Great entertainment.

Cultural Olympiad
Saturday 23rd June, 2012 at 5:00pm
Old Events

On Landguard Point (PG)

Tickets £8 plus membership

Brian Carrick's International Jazz Band
Wednesday 9th May, 2012 at 8:00pm

With Frank Oxley from New Orleans on drums and Patrick Tevlin from Toronto on trumpet.
Tickets £9 plus membership

The Artist
Old Events

              March 2nd, 3rd and 4th  2012

The ‘glowing’ black & white movie will be projected on to the original 1911 Silent Screen using the newly installed 2011 digital projector.
The musical soundtrack will come from the sound system relocated to the auditorium ‘orchestra pit’ -exactly where the original live musicians would have played.  

As far as we know the Electric Palace Harwich is the only cinema where you will be able to experience this unique way of presenting this outstanding film.

WINNER of 3 Golden Globes, 5 Oscars, 6 Cesars and 7 Baftas this silent sensation will be screened at the Electric Palace seven times on … Friday March 2nd at 7.30pm, Saturday March 3rd at 2.30pm, 5.00pm and 7.30pm, and Sunday March 4th at 2.30pm,5.00pm and 7.30pm. 
150 seats for each screening on Saturday and 120 seats for each screening on Sunday  are bookable in advance by e-mailing requirements to :


Confirmations will be sent back by e-mail and a printout of the reservation confirmation must be brought to the box-office on attending the chosen screening.

Les Hanscombe's Tailgate Jazz Band
Thursday 12th July, 2012 at 8:00pm

Tickets £8 plus membership

Rags Jass and Hokum 15th March 2012 at 8.00pm
Old Events

Rags Jass and Hokum
The Electric Palace Harwich
Keith Nichols, Jules Vincent and Tim Huskisson

Tickets £9 plus membership

Essex Book Festival
Wednesday 21st March, 2012 at 7:30pm
Old Events Lindsey Barraclough talks to Nikki Gamble about her book Long Lankin

Ray Gelato and the Giants
Thursday 6th December, 2012 at 8:00pm

Tickets £18 plus membership.

The New Orleans Z'Hulus
Thursday 14th March, 2013 at 8:00pm

Tickets £10 plus membership

Hugh Rainey Jazz Band
Thursday 11th April, 2013 at 8:00pm

Tickets £9 plus membership

History of the Palace  

The Electric Palace in Harwich, England first opened its doors in 1911 and continues to show films on weekends throughout the year. Read More>>

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Friends help support the restoration and maintenance of the building and are entitled to Club Membership, a film voucher and other benefits. Read More>>