BRAINTREE Arts Theatre is hosting a series of shows throughout the coming weeks which will be the perfect antidote to those looming winter evenings.

First up will be a smash hit comedy which has been hailed “brilliantly bonkers” and “seriously funny” by critics which is taking place on Friday, October 11.

Right Place! Wrong Time! is set in a quiet little town called Olwinskirk where a series of extraordinary events is set in motion when a local small time crook is involved in a bizarre accident.

The lives of key characters Betty, Billy, Albert, Thelma, and Tristan de Winter are all sent on a path which is bound to lead to a sticky but hilarious end.

Written by Leah Bell and Chrissy Rock, the show has been a big hit in theatres ever since it took off in 2016.

It gets underway from 7.30pm and is 130 minutes in duration.

Tickets cost £22.50 each.

Later this month, the superstars of LDN Wrestling will be making their eagerly anticipated return to Braintree Arts Theatre.

A host of top stars will be travelling across the Atlantic to climb into the ring and face up-and-coming homegrown talent.

LDN Wrestling says its shows are family-friendly and will inspire youngsters to follow the sport.

Tickets cost £15 for adults and £12 for children.

Family tickets are also available at a cost of £46.

The show is on Friday, October 25, from and gets underway at 7.30pm.

Several nights later, a tribute to some of American country music’s greatest artists will be pitching up at the theatre.

The Legend of American County Show features four talented singers backed by live band Keltic Storm.

Throughout the evening, songs first performed by the likes of Dolly Parton, Johnny Cash, Kenny Rogers and Lerke Haggard will all be recreated.

Five new country singer tribute acts are also planned for the extravaganza.

The show takes place on Sunday, October 27 and is 140 minutes long.

Tickets cost £21.50.

Anyone wishing to book their seat for any of these upcoming events should contact the theatre on 01376 556354.