It’s that time of year again – oh yes it is! – when flamboyant costumes, dazzling sets and cheesy comedy are the order of the day so, getting into the festive spirit last night (Tuesday), I ventured forth with my 10-year-old son into panto-land at The Bristol Hippodrome.

A new play will be staged at Theatre In The Hut this Christmas.

King of comedy Brian Conley and fashion guru Gok Wan will bring a touch of magic to the theatre this Christmas as they head up the cast of Cinderella at the Bristol Hippodrome.

Bristol Hippodrome

Weston College students are set to wow audiences with a pantomime performance of a classic tale.

A Burnham-on-Sea theatre group will give their take on a famous fairytale this winter.

The Odeon will show the National Theatre Live’s interpretation of Shakespearean tragedy Antony and Cleopatra – and the Mercury is giving people a chance to win tickets to see the show.

I am fortunate to be able to see a lot of live theatre in my job but before last night I had not attended a completely improvised show before so I was a bit apprehensive about seeing Murder She Didn’t Write at Weston-super-Mare’s Tropicana, as I didn’t know what to expect.

One of the most famous ballets in history was performed perfectly at the Bristol Hippodrome last night (Tuesday) and Mercury reporter Ellie Young went down to check it out.

A murder will happen in Weston next week at the Tropicana.

The award-winning and critically-acclaimed Lincoln Center Theater’s production of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s The King and I will be broadcast in Weston after being recorded at London’s iconic Palladium on November 29.

Pantomime season will return to Weston-super-Mare next month.

The English National Ballet will bring its Swan Lake performance to the West Country – and the Mercury is giving readers a chance to win tickets to see the show.

There are few stories better known than the birth of Jesus.

The king of rock ‘n’ roll Elvis Presley’s greatest hits will be brought to life again in Weston this month, with one of the best tribute acts in the country taking to the stage.

Win tickets to Dancing Queen

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Fans of Abba and Grease can enjoy two hours of their greatest hits at The Playhouse on November 29.

The Playhouse Weston-super-Mare

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