Theatre

A twist on the classic fairytale of Snow White will be performed in Cheddar this year when STARR theatre group takes it on as its pantomime.

A show which brings two historic queens together to chat about politics, current affairs and the novelties of modern life is heading to Weston-super-Mare in March.

If you think you know about dinosaurs, Ben Garrod is about to prove you wrong when he visits Weston-super-Mare’s Playhouse.

Sunshine Productions are making a return to The Blakehay Theatre as the talented group re-create Goodnight Mr Tom – and you could watch the show for free with our competition.

The iconic play Amadeus, which chronicles the life of composer Mozart, will be shown at the Odeon in Weston-super-Mare.

An opera filled with love, vengeance and murder will burst onto Weston-super-Mare Odeon’s screens this month, when the show is screened live from London.

A village drama group will bring the classic tale of Robin Hood to life in its pantomime.

The dead will be brought back to life in Weston-super-Mare when Sally Morgan draws on years of experience as one of the UK’s most popular mediums.

A popular stage actor who is famed for stunning portrayals of historical icons is set to return to Bath this week to tell the story of a black pioneer in Britain.

It may often be described a ‘dying art’ but theatre in Weston has enjoyed a remarkable upturn in fortunes, with The Playhouse enjoying huge growth in sales and footfall over the past three years.

However, it has not been easy, with the venue taking huge financial risks to welcome West End shows such as Blood Brothers and Joseph And The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat to its High Street stage.

“Always give it 100 per cent and remember there are no wrong answers – your imagination is your best friend.”
This sage advice is shared by one of Weston’s biggest performing success stories – yet the town boasts a wealth of theatrical talent, ranging from those entertaining us on local stages to those who have found success in the wider world.
Reporter Sheridan Robins explores what some of Weston’s most successful singers, actors and dancers are doing now – and how this seaside town played a part in their success.

DIY SOS presenter Nick Knowles will be visiting Clevedon next month.

An award-winning magician is set to perform at a theatre in Bath next week.

The Playhouse is set to welcome TV actor Andrew Lancel in thriller A Judgement In Stone – and you could win tickets to the show in our competition.

A prestigious ballet and orchestra are set to perform a classic show at a Bristol theatre next month.

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