“WE’RE walking in the air.. We’re floating in the moonlit sky. The people far below are sleeping as we fly..”

You know the rest. The Snowman has become a Christmas staple - a classic tale beloved by the nation. And this weekend brings the chance to experience the film like never before.

The Snowman with Live Orchestra comes to the Cliffs Pavilion in Southend this Sunday.

Audiences will be taken on an immersive magical journey and experience the heartwarming tale of The Snowman, screened with live orchestra.

Celebrating 40 years of it’s publication, this BAFTA winning classic, featuring the song “Walking in the Air”, this cinematic gem features Raymond Briggs’ story with music by Howard Blake, performed by the Orpheus Sinfonia.

The show is billed as the perfect festive outing for the whole family, that will charm the entire audience.

Tickets range from £14.50 for under 16s to £18.50 for adults. Family saver tickets are available.

Call the box office on 01702 351135.