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Yesterday, 14:00
Somerset Fringe Festival

The Somerset Fringe Festival is making a return next month with a host of exciting theatre making its way across Somerset, including a number of visits to Burnham.

Yesterday, 12:00
Birmingham Stage Company presents Gangsta Granny by David Walliams.

The Playhouse is welcoming funny-man David Walliams’ hit book Gangsta Granny live on stage, and it is sure to have you in stitches whether you are five years old or 105 years old.

Yesterday, 10:00
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One of Pixar’s most loved characters is back and this fun-loving film is a treat for all the family, as there is only one motto in life which really matters – just keep swimming.

Yesterday, 09:00
Grease

One of the most popular films, Grease, can be enjoyed in the great outdoors.

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Yesterday, 08:00
Save the Last Dance for Me is heading to The Playhouse this summer.

A former member of a superstar boy band is starring on stage in Weston-super-Mare next month, taking audiences on a romantic trip back to the rocking 1960s.

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Yesterday, 08:00
More than 100 young people star in Under A Cardboard Sea.

A cast of more than 100 young people will perform at Bristol Old Vic this summer to celebrate the theatre’s 250th anniversary.

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Yesterday, 08:00
Matt Damon stars as Jason Bourne.

A fan-favourite spy series returned to cinema screens this week, as a 10-year wait 
 for answers is finally over.

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Mon, 18:00
Street entertainment will take place in Weston town centre.

Activities such as circus acts and street theatre will take place in Weston-super-Mare town centre during the school holidays.

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Sunday, July 24, 2016
Weston Pride

Weston Town Council has shown its support for the town’s third Pride festival, which is set to take place next weekend.

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Saturday, July 23, 2016
Young performers for Alice In Wonderland.

Alice will visit Wonderland in a performance of Lewis Carroll’s classic tale.

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Friday, July 22, 2016
Out Of Sky

Young theatre-makers will take to Bristol University’s stage over the next few nights as a talented, newly-formed company displays its work for the very first time.

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Thursday, July 21, 2016
Sophia Behn

A celebration of Mod music is set to rock The Playhouse to mark the 50th anniversary of the Mod scene.

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Thursday, July 21, 2016
Sticky Fingers are heading to Bristol.

An Australian band with a back catalogue as varied and diverse as their nation’s population is heading to the South West this summer on the latest stop of a successful world tour – ahead of the release of a third album this year.

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Thursday, July 21, 2016
Aliens Love Underpants heading to The Playhouse.

Get ready to laugh your pants off, when a children’s bestseller takes to the stage in Weston on the latest stop in its successful nationwide tour.

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Thursday, July 21, 2016
The BFG.

Roald Dahl’s The BFG is being brought to life on the big screen by Disney and director Steven Spielberg.

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Thursday, July 21, 2016
Star Trek and Beyond

The latest instalment of the Star Trek franchise is landing at Weston’s Odeon and you could win tickets to see the film thanks to our competition.

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Wednesday, July 20, 2016
The Enemy Farewell tour

After 10 years and three top-10 albums, it is a sad sight to see one of Britain’s best loved, home grown indie bands preparing for their farewell tour.

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Wednesday, July 20, 2016
Jacki Banwell with her work

Weston-super-Mare artist Jacki Barwell will present an exhibition of painting, collage, mixed media with stitch and print later this month.

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Tuesday, July 19, 2016
Frank (Liam Tamne) and Janet (Diana Vickers) performing on stage at The Rocky Horror Show. Picture credit: David Freeman

This Rock ‘n’ Roll science fiction piece landed at the Bristol Hippodrome on July 18 and what a way to kick off its week-long stay.

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Monday, July 18, 2016
Festival goers enjoying the music.

Are you having withdrawals after Weston-super-Mare’s first ever Hazy Days festival?

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Friday, July 15, 2016
Chas and Dave.

Chas and Dave are taking their memorable songs and humour to The Playhouse in Weston-super-Mare.

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Thursday, July 14, 2016

The Bristol Bach Choir will make their way to All Saints’ Church in Weston ahead of their international trip to Estonia.

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Thursday, July 14, 2016
Feeder

Rock band Feeder are set to rock the O2 Academy in Bristol later this year after celebrating the release of their ninth album.

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Thursday, July 14, 2016
Rehearsal For Murder.

Alex Ferns and Anita Harris star in a new stage adaptation of Rehearsal For Murder, which visits Weston in August.

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Thursday, July 14, 2016
Ralph Fiennes as Richard III (Picture: Mark Brenner)

Ralph Fiennes will star as one of Shakespeare’s most notorious villains in a show broadcast live at Weston-super-Mare’s Odeon.

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Thursday, July 14, 2016
Jason Manford will be at The Playhouse.

Esteemed Northern funnyman Jason Manford is coming to Weston to perform a one-off best of show later this month.

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Thursday, July 14, 2016
Hackney Colliery Band heading to Bristol

A brass band from East London is recreating jazz music for the modern day, getting people on their feet and dancing along – with an upcoming tour date in Bristol sure to entertain.

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Thursday, July 14, 2016
Prog rockers Frost* are heading to Bristol

A BAFTA nominated and Ivor Novello Award-winning songwriter has swapped the pen for a microphone, and is taking his band to Bristol this month.

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Thursday, July 14, 2016
Ghostbusters Day 16

Who you gonna call? Well, Ghostbusters of course – and after a 30-year absence the loveable saviours are back on the big screen.

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Wednesday, July 13, 2016
Credit: Johan Persson

Fun-loving New York musical Guys and Dolls made its debut last night (Tuesday) and thrilled the Bristol Hippodrome audience so much, the cast were given a standing ovation.

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Saturday, July 9, 2016
Des O'Connor.

Des O’Connor joins Jimmy Tarbuck live on stage at the Bristol Hippodrome.

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Friday, July 8, 2016
Hazy Days

Hazy Days festival is set to wow the Tropicana from tonight (Friday) until Sunday with a host of local and international talent on display.

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Friday, July 8, 2016
Sunjay (Picture by Charlie Barker Press).

Young singer and guitarist Sunjay will perform his folk and blues tunes in Frenchay.

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Friday, July 8, 2016
Slapstick festival

Bristol is set to welcome its very own slapstick festival with a host of big-name comics poised to take to the stage.

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Thursday, July 7, 2016
The Real Thing

Chart-topping 1970s soul group The Real Thing are set to perform in Weston this summer, bringing their smooth sounds on a nationwide tour.

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