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A Toronto-based duo will be returning to the UK and their nationwide tour will include a stop in Bristol.

Dance music fans are in for a treat when top house DJs convene in Weston-super-Mare for Tropicana Shuffle next month.

The human body will be celebrated in Weston when circus company Extraordinary Bodies heads to Theatre Tropicana.

The world’s greatest love story will be retold by the English National Ballet next month.

Reggae and dub will be on offer at a gig at The Imperial pub this weekend when Future Dub Orchestra performs.

One of the many popular LEGO universes is making its big screen debut this week at 
the Odeon.


If you are looking for live music in Weston this weekend Loves Café will be visited by some experienced musicians.

A new production about ambition, political scandal, ruthlessness and the race for the White House is in Bath.

Three musicians are uniting for a varied programme of baroque and woodwind music.

Joanne Clifton will star in the lead role in Flashdance when it arrives at the Bristol Hippodrome next year.

Comedian Jimmy Carr arrived in Weston-super-Mare at the weekend for two shows – and he must have enjoyed his stay as he posted some amusing pictures while he was out and about.

A terrifying horror blockbuster which explores the afterlife through a series of scientific experiments has hit cinemas, and the Mercury has two pairs of tickets up for grabs.

You may have watched Love Actually every Christmas since it came out, but now you can experience it in a new way – with a live orchestra.

Weston-super-Mare’s Theatre Tropicana is set to welcome Nigerian performer Inua Ellams whose poems, stories and anecdotes create a poignant piece of theatre.

A Weston theatre group will perform a classic musical based on a novel by HG Wells.

You may think you have had some disastrous dinner parties but they are sure to pale in comparison to those in How The Other Half Loves.

One of the most popular West End musicals will make its way to Bristol next year – and casting has now been announced ahead of the tour.

Bikes will roar onto Weston-super-Mare’s seafront when the beach race returns – and two lucky people will be given the VIP treatment.

Audiences will be blown away by a music evening at one of Wells’ most stunning landmarks.

An unflinchingly honest show both about and starring sex workers will be shown at Weston-super-Mare’s Tropicana.

Scottish singer and former indie band frontman Roddy Woomble will perform songs from his new album at Thekla in Bristol.

Rogue dog appearances, outrageous cheerleader costumes and hilarious musical numbers were all part of the charm as Legally Blonde made its debut at The Bristol Hippodrome last night (Monday) and had the audience on their feet.

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Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Comedy sketches will leave people in fits of laughter during a night with the Shipham Players.

An Irish duo will hold a comedy performance with a twist next month.

Lord Jeffrey Archer will return to Weston-super-Mare to give a talk and host an auction in the recently-refurbished Winter Gardens Pavilion.

A new production of Puccini’s La Bohème will be screened in Weston-super-Mare, broadcast live from the Royal Opera House.

An award-winning show about gender, language and humankind will be in Bristol later this month.

A record-breaking show about a horse’s experiences in wartime will gallop onto a Bristol stage this autumn.

Are you a budding magician? Have you got pipes to rival Alicia Keys? Or do you have a talent you are desperate to show off? Why not audition for Britain’s Got Talent…

A high-energy tour with plenty of high kicks and an edge of glamour is coming to Bristol Hippodrome.

Rock ‘n’ roll legend Joe Brown will embark on a tour of the UK next month.

A local artist will showcase her interactive art work at an Axbridge Museum.

A workout combining boxing and kick-boxing is heading to Weston-super-Mare, and people can win tickets to try the first class for free.

Three of the most highly-charged characters in opera will be depicted on stage when Opera Project returns to Bristol after a three-year break.

The nights are drawing in and it is starting to feel a little colder, so what better way to beat the autumn blues than to cosy up in one of these pubs in and around North Somerset…

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