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An entertaining hit musical comedy will arrive in Bath during half-term.

Eighteen live music venues in Bristol will welcome more than 100 bands to their stages on Saturday.

Visitors are invited to walk through decades of modern history as the exhibit opens at the Grand Pier in Weston on Saturday.

It will feel like Las Vegas has arrived in North Somerset this week when the Bleadon Players put on their latest show.

Weston-super-Mare Museum will host a free unscripted show performed by a Canadian theatre company this weekend.


A ridiculous and funny adventure full of silliness and mischief is heading to the Theatre Shop in Clevedon.

One of the most popular tribute acts for The Beatles is heading to Weston, and Mercury readers can win tickets to the show.

The difficulty I’ve had in writing this review for Miss Saigon at the Bristol Hippodrome is knowing where to start – the stunning singing, breathtaking sets or magnificent choreography.

A reality TV superstar, who also had a successful pop career, will discuss his rollercoaster life to date on a Weston stage next month.

The Goo Goo Dolls will visit Bristol’s O2 Academy in July.

The funny and heart-warming musical Priscilla, Queen Of The Desert will be performed by WODS Musical Theatre Company in Weston-super-Mare.

We all hope the sun stays out when we book a trip to the sea or countryside but if storm clouds loom there is no reason to be gloomy with these ten fun things to do in and around Weston and North Somerset.

An intimate documentary about the tragic loss of a child is coming to Bristol this weekend.

Sydney band Planet will embark on their first tour across the UK, stopping off in Bristol next week.

A television funny man will stop by Somerset on his next national tour.

Cult classic comedy The League of Gentlemen is returning for a stage tour for the first time in more than 12 years, including two dates in Weston.

A Canadian indie-folk band will bring their unique sound to the South West.

Jason Manford will be back in Weston again in the new year after selling out his August show.

Three reformed bands from the 1990s and 2000s are uniting for a series of shows, including a performance in Yeovil.

A storyteller is working with an American folk singer to put on a show about slavery and emigration.

Get Hung Up as the music of Madonna is brought to a Weston stage.

One of the most highly anticipated films of 2018 is coming to Weston’s Odeon cinema next week, and you could win tickets to its first midnight screening.

A critically-acclaimed superhero film franchise is set to return to screens for its second instalment this week, promising a hilarious, if not family-friendly, experience.

One of the biggest bands to ever come out of Dublin will perform a one-off show at Forest Live 
and the Mercury is giving readers the chance to be there for free.

The younger brother of one of the greatest rock guitarists of all time is heading to Weston-super-Mare, and you could win tickets to see him play.

A post-punk band are performing in Bristol to celebrate its 40th anniversary.

True love prevailed at Weston-super-Mare’s Playhouse Theatre yesterday (Thursday) when the Vienna Festival Ballet performed Swan Lake.

The Playhouse Weston-super-Mare

An extraordinary Japanese dance group which uses martial arts-led routines to tell compelling stories will showcase their skills on a Weston-super-Mare stage later this month.

Theatre fans can enjoy more than 20 thought-provoking shows during Bristol’s Mayfest.

One of the UK’s longest-running vegan festivals is returning to Bristol – and the Mercury has tickets to give away.

An award-winning duo is set to rock a Bristol music venue this month.

A tired old telephone box will be transformed for an arts festival.

Lots of laughs are expected in Wrington next week.


The first gin, fizz and food festival is coming to Taunton this summer.

The Playhouse, in High Street, will host Ministry Of Science Live on June 17 at 3pm.

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