TheatreEvents

16
JUN
RSC Live: The Taming of the Shrew (screening)
The McMillan Theatre

Cue an explosive battle of the sexes in this electrically charged love story. Justin Audibert Snow in Midsummer The Jew of Malta turns Shakespeares fierce energetic comedy of gender and materialism on its head to offer a fresh perspective on its portrayal…

Location: 0.6 miles away

TEL: 01278 556677
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21
JUN
Twist & Shout
The McMillan Theatre

An all‐star cast from the West End deliver a musical powerhouse of a show that starts with the explosion of Brit Pop in 1962 through to the era of Flower Power and Free Love of the late sixties.Sing and dance along with…

Location: 0.6 miles away

TEL: 01278 556677
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04
JUL
Oliver!
The McMillan Theatre

Consider yourself at home with Lionel Barts Tony and Olivier Award‐winning musical widely hailed as a true theatrical masterpiece by actors and audience members alike.The streets of Victorian England come to life as Oliver a malnourished orphan in a workhouse escapes to…

Location: 0.6 miles away

TEL: 01278 556677
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11
JUL
NT Live: Small Island (screening)
The McMillan Theatre

Andrea Levys Orange Prize‐winning novel Small Island comes to life in an epic new theatre adaptation. Experience the play in cinemas filmed live on stage as part of National Theatre Lives 10th birthday.Small Island embarks on a journey from Jamaica to Britain…

Location: 0.6 miles away

TEL: 01278 556677
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25
JUL
The Edinburgh Fringe Festival Warm up Show
The McMillan Theatre

Multi award winning comedian Laura Lexx brings her new show to Bridgwater Laura was on the Live at The Apollo Christmas Special Guaranteed laughter every time Laura will be joined by another exciting Edinburgh bound comedian with their show too Details available…

Location: 0.6 miles away

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28
JUL
Mister Magnolia
The Walled Gardens Of Cannington

Mister Magnolia has many things such as an old trumpet that goes rooty‐toot some very fat owls learning to hoot a big purple dinosaur whos a magnificent brute two sisters who play the flute and even a swimming pool. But he still…

Location: 3.1 miles away

TEL: 01698 854409
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28
JUL
The Comedy of Errors
Hestercombe Gardens

Folky Theatre present Shakespeares classic tale of mistaken identities. After being separated from their twins in a shipwreck Antipholus and his servant Dromio go to Ephesus to find them. The other set of twins live in Ephesus and the new arrivals cause…

Location: 6.3 miles away

TEL: 01698 854409
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31
JUL
RSC Live: Measure For Measure
The McMillan Theatre

When a young novice nun is compromised by a corrupt official who offers to save her brother from execution in return for sex she has no idea where to turn for help. When she threatens to expose him he tells her that…

Location: 0.6 miles away

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19
AUG
West End to the West Country Workshop
The McMillan Theatre

We are back with our hugely popular 5 day summer workshop. Join us at the McMillan Theatre where our West End experts will get to work creating a huge show in a week with acting singing and dancing from your favourite musicals.…

Location: 0.6 miles away

TEL: 01278 556677
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31
AUG
NT Live: The Lehman Trilogy
The McMillan Theatre

The story of a family and a company that changed the world told in three parts on a single evening. Academy Award‐winner Sam Mendes Skyfall The Ferryman directs Simon Russell Beale Adam Godley and Ben Miles who play the Lehman Brothers their…

Location: 0.6 miles away

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21
SEP
Griff Rhys Jones: All Over the Place
The McMillan Theatre

Following sell out performances of his previous one man entertainments Jones and Smith and Where Was IIts time to join one half of Smith & Jones one quarter of Not the Nine OClock News and one third of Three Men In a…

Location: 0.6 miles away

TEL: 01278 556677
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26
SEP
Don’t Tell I, Tell ‘EE
The McMillan Theatre

The Brand New Tribute Show celebrating the Life of West Country Legend Adge Cutler the King of the Wurzels as seen through the eyes of West Country Comedy Star and Panto favourite ANDY FORD.The show is bursting with all the popular…

Location: 0.6 miles away

TEL: 01278 556677
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27
SEP
NT Live: One Man, Two Guvnors
The McMillan Theatre

Featuring a Tony Award‐winning performance from host of the The Late Late Show James Corden the hilarious West End and Broadway hit One Man Two Guvnors returns to cinemas to mark National Theatre Lives 10th birthday.Fired from his skiffle band Francis Henshall…

Location: 0.6 miles away

TEL: 01278 556677
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28
SEP
Dave Johns: Byker to Baftas
The McMillan Theatre

Dave johns has been a stand up comic for nearly 3 decades touring his one man shows world wide along side this he is also a multi award winning film actor accomplished stage actor and respected stand‐up comic.He is perhaps best known…

Location: 0.6 miles away

TEL: 01278 556677
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01
OCT
Placido Domingo: 50th Anniversary Concert
The McMillan Theatre

For one very special night the legendary Plcido Domingo returns to the breath‐taking Arena Di Verona amphitheatre 50 years after his debut to revisit three of his greatest ever roles.With an illustrious career spanning five decades: over 150 stage roles 11 Grammy…

Location: 0.6 miles away

TEL: 01278 556677
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10
OCT
Paul Zerdin’s Puppet Party
The McMillan Theatre

Dont miss out on your chance to see the winner of Americas Got Talent and one of Britains finest entertainers. Paul Zerdin and his dysfunctional puppet family are back by popular demand with a brand‐new UK tour.As well as starring everyones favourites…

Location: 0.6 miles away

TEL: 01278 556677
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12
OCT
The Ballroom Boys - Ian Waite & Vincent Simone
The McMillan Theatre

Argentine Tango legend Vincent and King of the Ballroom Ian will be joined by two professional female dancers and a wonderful vocalist. The night will be packed with dances songs and loads of banterExpect dances like the Waltz Quickstep Paso Doble Foxtrot…

Location: 0.6 miles away

TEL: 01278 556677
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17
OCT
NT Live: A Midsummer Night’s Dream
The McMillan Theatre

A feuding fairy King and Queen of the forest cross paths with four runaway lovers and a troupe of actors trying to rehearse a play. As their dispute grows the magical royal couple meddle with mortal lives leading to love triangles mistaken…

Location: 0.6 miles away

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20
OCT
The Scarecrows Wedding
The McMillan Theatre

This epic love story promises wit drama and wedding bells Packed with live music and laughter this is one hours magic that you and your children will never forgetThe team behind Stick Man present the best wedding ever the best wedding yetBetty…

Location: 0.6 miles away

TEL: 01278 556677
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26
OCT
Pirate Adventure
The McMillan Theatre

From the producers that brought you The Wonderful Wizard Of Oz and last years fabulous production of Dick Whittington James & Murphy Productions are bringing their spectacular Swashbuckling family pirate show for a one off specialAhoy There Me Hearties Climb aboard the…

Location: 0.6 miles away

TEL: 01278 556677
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05
NOV
Vienna Festival Ballet: The Nutcracker
The McMillan Theatre

Be swept away on a magical adventure in one of the most famous classical ballets of all time The Nutcracker.Set to Tchaikovskys sumptuous score The Nutcracker tells the story of Clara and her enchanted nutcracker doll. Their adventures see them combat…

Location: 0.6 miles away

TEL: 01278 556677
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07
NOV
Wilderland Film Festival
The McMillan Theatre

Wilderland is a brand new film festival bringing important breathtaking stories from the natural world to the big screen made by independent filmmakers from around the globe.These ground‐breaking short films will offer audiences unparalleled insight into some of the worlds most incredible…

Location: 0.6 miles away

TEL: 01278 556677
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19
NOV
Chess
The McMillan Theatre

This highly acclaimed musical develops the ancient and distinguished game of chess into a metaphor for romantic rivalries and East‐West political intrigue.The principal pawns form a love triangle: the loutish American Grandmaster the earnest Russian champion and the Hungarian‐American female chess second…

Location: 0.6 miles away

TEL: 01278 556677
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01
DEC
NT Live: Present Laughter
The McMillan Theatre

As he prepares to embark on an overseas tour star actor Garry Essendines colourful life is in danger of spiralling out of control. Engulfed by an escalating identity crisis as his many and various relationships compete for his attention Garrys few remaining…

Location: 0.6 miles away

TEL: 01278 556677
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20
DEC
Cinderella
The McMillan Theatre

James and Murphy Productions are once again returning to the brilliant McMillan Theatre after four very successful years of Pantomime Productions including the Wonderful Wizard of Oz and Dick WhittingtonThis year they bring the classic Cinderella to our stage.Featuring some familiar faces…

Location: 0.6 miles away

TEL: 01278 556677
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16
JAN
NT Live: Hansard
The McMillan Theatre

See two‐time Olivier Award winners Lindsay Duncan Birdman About Time and Alex Jennings The Lady in the Van The Queen in this brand‐new play by Simon Wood broadcast live from the National Theatre in London.Hansard; nounThe official report of all parliamentary debates.Its…

Location: 0.6 miles away

TEL: 01278 556677
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