Theatre

Phill Jupitus as Nick Bottom

One of the UK’s most popular comedians, Phill Jupitus, is to make his Shakespearean debut in A Midsummer Night’s Dream at the Theatre Royal Bath this month.

Anthony Costa is starring in Save The Last Dance For Me.

This week sees Weston Playhouse play host to an all singing and all dancing production of Save The Last Dance For Me.

Gloriator

The Theatre @ The Bay, at the Tropicana, is set to welcome a hilarious new original show and you could be there for free thanks to our competition.

Sarah Harding stars in Ghost. Photo by Darren Bell.

Girls Aloud singer Sarah Harding is to star alongside Hollyoaks actor Andy Moss in the stage production of Ghost – The Musical.

Lucy O'Byrne stars as Maria. Photo by Mark Yeoman.

The hills are alive with the sound of music, and a classical singer from The Voice will take centre stage as Maria.

Ghost to open at city theatre

Thursday, August 11, 2016
Sarah Harding stars in Ghost. Photo by Darren Bell.

A stage adaptation of the classic film Ghost is set to melt hearts when it returns for a groundbreaking tour.

Peppa Pig's Surprise on stage

Children can expect muddy puddle fun as Peppa Pig’s Surprise goes to the Bristol Hippodrome in September.

The original touring cast of The Shawshank Redemption (Picture: Mark Yeoman)

One of the most highly-acclaimed films of all time, The Shawshank Redemption, has been turned into a stage play which is coming to The Playhouse in Weston.

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Jersey Boys

If you love the music of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, then it is time to book your ticket to see The New Jersey Boys in Burnham-on-Sea.

Phill Jupitus, Forbes Masson and Ekow Quartey in rehearsals (Picture: Nobby Clark).

Comedian Phill Jupitus will make his Shakespearean debut as Bottom in the Bard’s play A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

The cast of Rehearsal for Murder.

A thrilling mystery kept audiences guessing until the final scene in Rehearsal for Murder at The Playhouse.

Gareth Gates in Footloose

Gareth Gates was the stand-out performer as he kicked off his Sunday shoes and thrilled a Bristol audience when Footloose opened for its week-long stay at The Hippodrome last night (Monday).

Nutty Noah heads to the Tropicana

Friday, July 29, 2016
Nutty Noah.

Children’s entertainer Nutty Noah will blend magic, music and mayhem at shows in Weston-super-Mare.

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.

Win: Travel back to the rocking 1960s this August

Thursday, July 28, 2016
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.

Youngsters star at the Old Vic

Thursday, July 28, 2016
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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