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Andrea Chnier.

THE Royal Opera house is putting on a performance of a historical drama – and you can watch it on the big 
screen.

Colin Firth stars.

THE suave and sophisticated lifestyle of a British spy is played out in this thriller, starring Colin Firth.

WIN: See the Dublin Legends live

Thursday, January 22, 2015
The Dublin Legends.

IRISH folk band The Dublin Legends, formerly called The Dubliners, will be performing at The Playhouse – and you could win tickets to the show.

Win tickets: Ex Machina (15)

Thursday, January 15, 2015
Ex Machina

THE battle between humans and machines reaches a new dimension in thrilling sci-fi film, Ex Machina.

WIN: Tickets to Treasure Island Live

Thursday, January 15, 2015
Treasure Island

THE classic tale of murder and mutiny, Treasure Island, is being brought to life in an exciting new stage adaptation – and we have tickets to a live screening to give away.

Chris and Pui.

A CBEEBIES double act will be visiting Weston with a number of characters for a family-friendly show.

Win tickets: Taken 3 (PG)

Thursday, January 8, 2015
Liam Neeson stars.

THE third and concluding part of the Taken franchise arrives in cinemas tomorrow (Friday) with guns, death and violence promised in this thriller.

Win tickets: Into The Woods (PG)

Thursday, January 8, 2015
Emily Blunt and James Corden star as a baker and his wife who wish to start a family in Into the Woods, a modern twist on beloved fairy tales. Based on the Tony®-winning musical, the film hits theaters nationwide Dec. 25, 2014. Photo by: Peter Mountain. © 2014 Disney Enterprises, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

A TRIP into the magic land of fairytales awaits as an all-star cast leads Into The Woods onto the big screen following Broadway success.

WIN: Red Riding Hood tickets

Thursday, January 8, 2015
Red Riding Hood.

A TRADITIONAL tale is turned on its head when the Magic Light Productions visits the Playhouse with Red Riding Hood.

The Theory Of Everything

LOVE conquers all according to the saying and nowhere is that more true in this true portrayal of Stephen Hawking’s life.

Win: The Woman In Black is back

Wednesday, December 31, 2014
M86 Ð Oaklee Pendergast and Phoebe Fox star in Relativity MediaÕs The Woman in Black: Angel of Death. © Angelfish Films Limited 2014 Photo Photo Credit: Nick Wall

WE GASPED and jumped at Daniel Radcliffe’s return to the big screen in The Woman In Black, and producers are aiming to frighten us all again with the arrival of the chilling sequel.

WIN: Tickets to see Curtis Stigers

Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Curtis Stigers.

MULTI-PLATINUM selling singer Curtis Stigers is performing at The Playhouse in February – and you could win tickets.

You can win a free 12-month gym membership thanks to the Mercury and Parkwood Leisure.

THE Mercury has teamed up with Parkwood Leisure to offer readers a chance to win a one-year free gym membership for 2015.

WIN: Tickets to see Fairport Convention

Wednesday, December 24, 2014
Fairport Convention (Picture: Ben Nicholson).

A BAND hailed as the originators of British folk-rock music are returning to The Playhouse.

WIN: Watson’s Flaws in Weston

Thursday, December 18, 2014
Mark Watson

POPULAR comedian Mark Watson is set to make an appearance in Weston as part of his mammoth 65-date national tour – and you could win tickets.

Disney Frozen

ONE of the most popular and successful films of the year is being shown again on a big screen, but this time for a family sing-along.

Alice's Adventures In Wonderland

THE wonders of the Royal Ballet’s Alice’s Adventures In Wonderland are coming to Weston’s Odeon.

WIN: Tickets to The Nutcracker

Thursday, December 11, 2014
The Nutcracker.

SOLDIERS, mice and fairies all feature in the classic production of The Nutcracker, to be performed at The Playhouse.

Baroness Williams

RENOWNED academic Baroness Shirley Williams is coming to Weston in the latest instalment of The Playhouse’s ‘An Evening With’ series – and we have tickets to give away. The baroness and professor is delivering a talk called The 20th Century: The Century Of Violence.

WIN: Tickets to see Dumb and Dumber To

Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Dumb and Dumber To

TWO decades after their first adventure, Lloyd and Harry are back on the road causing havoc and mayhem in the second instalment of the cult comedy classic Dumb And Dumber.

WIN: Tickets to see The Drifters

Thursday, December 4, 2014
Drifters

A BAND which has had 65 members over 62 years returns with a new tour - and you could win tickets to the show.

WIN: Tickets to see Tinkerbell adventure

Thursday, December 4, 2014
Tinkerbell and the Legend of the NeverBeast

THE latest film in the Tinkerbell series follows the adventures of fun and talented fairy Fawn (Bartys).

It's A Wonderful Life.

FEELING festive now December has arrived and looking for the perfect Christmas film?

WIN: Tickets to see The Hobbit finale

Wednesday, December 3, 2014
The Hobbit

BILBO and his friends face all-out war in this epic conclusion of the Hobbit trilogy, The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies.

WIN: Tickets to see ‘Elvis’

Thursday, November 27, 2014
Lee Memphis King

AN AWARD-WINNING Elvis Presley tribute act is coming to Weston with a new show, and the Mercury has tickets to give away.

Penguins Of Madagascar

THE penguins from the much-loved Madagascar franchise get their own movie in this funny spin-off adventure, suitable for the whole family.

Win a trip with Santa!

Thursday, November 27, 2014
Santa Claus has a lot of houses to visit around the world.

THOMAS Cook, Bristol Airport and the Mercury have teamed up to offer five deserving children a trip with Santa next week.

Group shot

PREPARE for Britain’s smartest and cutest pooch to step on stage with his best friend Ashleigh in the ultimate tale of rags to riches – Dick Whittington.

Win tickets to watch Paddington

Thursday, November 20, 2014
Paddington. Credit PA.

HE IS best known for his love of marmalade sandwiches, a blue duffle coat and an association with London’s most popular train station – and Paddington is now coming to the big screen.

Elkie Brooks.

SINGER Elkie Brooks is celebrating her 70th birthday with a UK tour, including a performance at The Playhouse.

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