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Win:Walk on the wild side in New York

Thursday, October 1, 2015
Joseph Gordon-Levitt in The Walk.

SOME people just have unusual tastes, and Philippe Petit (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) is one such person.

Win:Odeon goes Wilde for comic play

Thursday, October 1, 2015
David Suchet in The Importance Of Being Earnest.

DAVID Suchet, best known to many for his portrayal of Belgian sleuth Hercule Poirot, stars in a live broadcast of Oscar Wilde’s The Importance Of Being Earnest which is being shown at the Odeon on October 8.

Win:Mozart’s Figaro beamed to Weston

Thursday, October 1, 2015
Camilla Tilling as Susanna in Le nozze di Figaro.

MOZART’S beloved opera Le Nozze Di Figaro is being beamed live from London to the Odeon in Weston-super-Mare next week.


IF YOU think you could be the next big name in showbusiness you now have the chance to prove your skills to a bunch of talent-spotters who could put you on prime-time TV.

Exclusive:From the West End to Weston

Thursday, October 1, 2015
Credit Mark Yeoman

AFTER bringing in huge-name productions Blood Brothers, Avenue Q and Footloose, The Playhouse has now secured another West End show to appear in Weston-super-Mare.

Josh Widdicombe

COMEDIAN Josh Widdicombe is heading to Weston-super-Mare and while he admits he is ‘not very good’ at selling himself, he put it simply when he said: “If you like me on TV then you’ll probably like my show, if you don’t like me on TV then I’d give it a miss.”

The Playhouse Weston-super-Mare
The Shining

One of the most popular psychological horror movies of all time will be screened in the spooky setting of the Old Town Quarry this Halloween – and you could win tickets for you and your friends.

Ballet cymru cinderella.

Cinderella ballet show comes to Somerset

Win:Weston Operatic Society heads to The Playhouse

Thursday, October 1, 2015
Me and My Girl

WESTON Operatic Society will be taking The Playhouse by storm with its adaptation of a 1930s musical.

Win:Celebrate three decades of top rock ‘n’ roll

Thursday, October 1, 2015
That'll Be The Day 2015. Folly Farm. 10.07.15

AN EVENING of nostalgia and top-class tunes from some of music history’s greatest will hit a Weston stage next month – and we have tickets to give away.

Cinderella at The Playhouse.

JOE Swash, who is starring in this year’s pantomime at The Playhouse in Weston-super-Mare, made his first appearance on the stage this week.


Small town stories with rapper Rat Boy

Friday, September 25, 2015
Rat Boy.

Rat Boy.

George Orwell's 1984

Big brother is watching you in this Orwellian classic.

People invited to join in new show

Thursday, September 24, 2015

PEOPLE from Weston-super-Mare are being invited to join a backing choir and learn a musical in a day before performing it at a church in the town.

RAFA band at Blakehay

Thursday, September 24, 2015
Rafa band

MUSIC from the movies will be performed at the Blakehay Theatre.

WIN: Tickets to Matt Damon thriller

Thursday, September 24, 2015
Matt Damon as Mark Watney in The Martian.

WHEN a group of astronauts blast off from the surface of the Red Planet, they leave one crucial item behind – crewmember Mark Watney.

Another hit musical lined up for The Playhouse

Thursday, September 24, 2015
Footloose (Picture: Darren Bell).

ANOTHER hit musical has been secured for The Playhouse in Weston.

Win tickets to see UK Salutes Frank Sinatra

Thursday, September 24, 2015
UK Salutes Frank.

THE sound of Frank Sinatra will soon be taking over Weston’s Playhouse.

Win:WIN: Tickets to the Illegal Eagles

Thursday, September 24, 2015
The Illegal Eagles.

A TRIBUTE to one of the world’s greatest rock bands will come to Weston next month – and you could be there thanks to the Mercury ticket giveaway.

The Playhouse
Peter Trego and Adam Lipinski.

AN ASHES-WINNING cricketer will make an appearance at a sport and music event this weekend.

‘UK’s best stand-up’ heads to Colston Hall

Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Kevin Bridges.

A SCOTTISH comic dubbed ‘brilliant’ by Billy Connolly and rated as ‘Britain’s best stand-up’ by The Sun is coming to the South West for a show at Colston Hall in Bristol.

Jazz orchestra set to delight audience

Wednesday, September 23, 2015
Credit Simon Hunt

EXPECT an evening of exciting jazz when Matthew Halsall makes his way to a Bristol venue with The Gondwana Orchestra.

Choral show in Bath Abbey

Saturday, September 19, 2015

A STUNNING choral performance will take place at Bath Abbey next month.

Win:WIN: Tickets to see Sweeney Todd

Thursday, September 17, 2015
Sweeney Todd (Picture: Manuel Harlan).

AN OPERA featuring Sweeney Todd, the demon barber of Fleet Street, will be at Bristol’s Hippodrome in October.

Theatre adaption of The Shawshank Redemption.

A STAGE adaptation of one of the most iconic films of the 20th century is coming to Bath’s Theatre Royal this month.

X Factor star in Weston gig – competition

Thursday, September 17, 2015
Rhydian will be performing in Weston-super-Mare at The Playhouse.

CLASSICAL stars Rhydian and Lucy Kay have teamed up for a tour of the UK – and you could win tickets to their Weston-super-Mare gig.

The Playhouse Weston-super-Mare
Frankie Boyle

CONTROVERSIAL, divisive, offensive, hard-hitting – call him what you want, Frankie Boyle’s brand of humour has attracted plenty of attention over the years.

WIN: Tickets to The Sensational 60s Experience

Thursday, September 17, 2015
Herman's Hermits.

A ‘DYNAMIC’ production showcasing the best talent of the 1960s is set to delight Weston-super-Mare audiences next month – and you could be there to join in the fun.

The Playhouse

Colston Hall hosts choir

Thursday, September 17, 2015
Group Of School Children Singing In Choir Together

THE Bristol Choral Society is set to perform a distinguished rendition of Verdi’s Requiem next month.

Indie band back on tour

Thursday, September 17, 2015

INDIE stalwarts Starsailor are set to stop off in Bristol next month when their UK headline tour hits the road.

WIN: Tickets to Handel’s Orlando

Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Orlando (Picture: Richard Campbell).

HANDEL’S opera Orlando will explore what it means to be human when it arrives at the Hippodrome in Bristol.

Rapper’s O2 gig for first album

Wednesday, September 16, 2015
Action Bronson.

CHEF-CUM-RAPPER Action Bronson is set to serve up a treat when he plays a headline show in Bristol on Saturday.

Murder mystery debut

Friday, September 11, 2015
Ann Gawthorpe with her first novel. Face to Face.

A CLAVERHAM author has released her first novel.


1960s fun in aid of Hospicecare

Thursday, September 10, 2015
The Berries.

WESTON-SUPER-MARE Football Club will play host to a 1960s-themed night in aid of Weston Hospicecare next month.

Weston Hospicecare Weston-super-Mare

WIN: Tickets to Hairspray at The Playhouse

Thursday, September 10, 2015
Hairspray (Picture by Charlie Downes of Vis-a-Vis Photography).

YOU can’t stop the beat in an energetic performance of Hairspray at The Playhouse in Weston.

The Playhouse


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