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Somertots

SOMERTOTS is an exciting new junior Musical Theatre School, based at The McMillan Theatre for ages 4 - 6.

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Somerstage

SOMERSTAGE is an exciting new Musical Theatre School, based at The McMillan Theatre for ages 7 - 16.

The Met Opera: Agrippina

Mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato leads as the imperious title empress in the Met’s first-ever performance of this tale of deception..

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The McMillan Drama Club

Come along and join in a fun-filled drama class exploring a variety of styles for ages 6 - 10.

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The McMillan Youth Drama Group

Drama class exploring a variety of styles and techniques each week for ages 10 - 13.

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Somerstage for Adults

Adult class to give all those taking part the confidence to learn and perfect the three main disciplines of Musical Theatre.

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The McMillan Youth Theatre Company

Interested in making and performing pieces of theatre? Aged between 13 and 18?

3Fall Dance

3Fall Dance is made up of 23 dynamic final year dancers from the University of Chichester, all studying a BA Dance Performance Degree.

TEACUPS AND TIARAS William Hanson's History of Etiquette

In a world full of general ghastliness, trusted authority on matters of etiquette William has embarked on an entertaining solo mission

ONE STEP BEHIND ‘THE MASTERS OF MADNESS’

One Step Behind is the UK's Premier and longest surviving MADNESS tribute band. Formed in spring 1993,

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Disney’s Aladdin JR

Aladdin and his three friends, Babkak, Omar, and Kassim, are down on their luck until Aladdin discovers a magic lamp

The Met Opera: Der Fliegende Hollander

Evgeny Nikitin as the mysterious seafarer searching for salvation in this co-production with L’Opéra de Québec and Dutch National Opera.

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Tuesday by Alison Carr

Tuesday is light, playful and a little bit sci-fi, and different to anything The McMillan Youth Theatre has performed before.

The music of Led Zeppelin performed by Whole Lotta Led

Whole Lotta Led are five musicians dedicated to performing the music of Led Zeppelin with skill, passion and respect.

Dom Joly's Holiday Snaps

Dom Joly's Holiday Snaps - Travel and Comedy in the Danger Zone

BTC Fashion Show

We are excited to invite you to our Bridgwater & Taunton College students’ Fashion Show

BTC Hair, Beauty & Media Make up Show Case

Come along and see our amazing Hair, Beauty and Media Make-up student showcase.

Jon Culshaw: The Great British Take Off

Comedian, impressionist and star of BBC Radio 4’s Dead Ringer’s, accompanied by legendary comedy producer and author Bill Dare

Clive Anderson: Me, Macbeth & I

The host of Whose Line Is It Anyway, Loose Ends and Talks Back takes to the road with his much-anticipated first ever solo tour

U.Dance 2020 South West Regional Platform

It’s Spring Forward time again, the most exciting platform in the Somerset dance calendar, bringing together hundreds of dancers

Land of Hope & Glory

Neil Sands and his wonderful cast are back with the brand new 2020 production of their most popular patriotic matinee show

Lipstick On Your Collar

Step back in time for a journey from the birth of Rock 'n' Roll, through to the British Invasion and beyond.

Dancing Through The Diary

DanceFit Academy Proudly presents Dancing Through The Diary

Rapunzel

Let your hair down and get tangled in a brand-new musical adaptation of the classic fairy tale, RAPUNZEL!

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Annie JR.

Leaping Lizards! Bridgwater will “stick up its chin and grin and sing ‘Tomorrow! Tomorrow!’” when Somerstage performs Annie JR.

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Michael Ball & Alfie Boe: Back Together

Ball and Boe will reunite to tour their third album 'Back Together'. Please note: This is an event screening.

The Met Opera: Tosca.

Superstar soprano Anna Netrebko returns in the title role as the explosive diva in Puccini’s best-loved operatic thriller.

Girls Just Wanna Have Fun

From the writers of the hit comedy Hormonal Housewives, this brandnew musical comedy show that does exactly what it says on the tin

Classical Spectacular

Bridgwater & Taunton College presents a showcase of musical diversity in the beautiful setting of The McMillan Theatre

Ben Hart: Wonder

Britain’s Got Talent 2019 finalist, West End star and multi award-winning magician Ben Hart is embarking on his debut solo tour.

100% Simon Brodkin

Simon takes his debut stand-up show 100% Simon Brodkin on a nationwide tour.

The Carpenters Experience

The UK's leading Carpenters show, featuring the amazing voice of Maggie Nestor and eight top-class musicians

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Fox King Dance: Once Upon a Time

Join Fox King Dance Academy for an exciting dance journey celebrating everything about books

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Made In Dagenham.

Funny, touching & timeless, Made In Dagenham shows how ordinary people can do extraordinary things when they stand together.

The Met Opera: Maria Stuarda

Set in 16th Century Britain, Donizetti’s historical drama follows Mary, Queen of Scots.

The Sleeping Beauty

Vienna Festival Ballet celebrate their 40th Anniversary with the classic fairytale set to Tchaikovsky’s magnificent score

Mark Steel: Every Little Thing's Gonna Be Alright

Radio 4’s Mark Steel is touring a show guaranteed to make the world seem even more mental than it is.

RSC: King John

Shakespeare’s rarely performed tale of a nation in turmoil vibrates with modern resonance in this vivid new production

Seann Walsh: Same Again?

from growing up in Brighton to gathering a slew of TV credits and glowing reviews, to becoming a tabloid villain

Basil Brush's Family Fun Show

Fresh from appearances on CBBC’s Crackerjack, Britain's most loveable fox takes you on a journey of laughs, storytelling and songs

Basil Brush: Unleashed

Basil takes to the road following his much-talked about and totally sold out run at last years Edinburgh Festival in a show for the adults!

The Greatest Movies Show

Returning by popular demand - Bringing you all the glitz and glamour of Hollywood with this all singing, all Dancing production!

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MICK FLEETWOOD & FRIENDS Celebrate the music of Peter Green

Mick Fleetwood has enlisted a stellar cast of musicians for a once-in-a-lifetime concert event honouring the early years of Fleetwood Mac.

NT Live: The Welkin

Rural Suffolk in England, 1759. As the country waits for Halley’s comet, a young woman is sentenced to hang for a heinous murder.

A Night To Remember: The Joe Longthorne Songbook

The show stars TV & West End star Darren Day along with very special guest Tracey Jordan who was one of Joe’s backing singer

Twist & Shout

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! Twist & Shout will transport you back to the sights and sounds of the ‘Swinging Sixties’.

RSC: The Winter's Tale

Leontes rips his family apart with his jealousy but grief opens his heart. Will he find the child he abandoned before it is too late?

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The Producers

Failing producer Max Bialystock and his accountant, Leo Bloom, scam a group of elderly women out of their nest eggs

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The Addams Family Young@Part

Everyone’s favourite kooky & spooky family are back in town!

RSC: The Comedy of Errors

Miles Jupp will make his RSC debut as Antipholus of Syracuse in The Comedy of Errors.

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CHICAGO

Award winning Pinstripe Productions brings you Chicago the Musical which follows not your usual housewife

NT Live: Jack Absolute Flies Again

A riotous new comedy. From the writer of One Man, Two Guvnors comes a hilarious new play, set in 1940s British summertime.

Stages

The show will thrill musical theatre lovers, featuring classic ballads as well as toe tapping favourites in aid of NSPCC and Alzheimer's

The Ultimate Commitments and Blues Brothers Experience

Get your dancing shoes on, as Jake and Elwood meet Deco and Jimmy in a fantastic experience where Chicago Blues meets Dublin Soul.

Andy Ford in Older, Wiser, Dafter!

ANDY FORD returns to the McMillan Theatre with his new hilarious Tour…. Older, Wiser, Dafter!

RSC: Pericles

Shakespeare’s touching and hopeful tale of loss and reconciliation located in a familiar world of precarious journeys.

Abba Tribute...Take a chance on us!!

Take A Chance On Us!! Returns to McMillan Bridgwater! Put on your platform boots, funky suits or just a boa, for a night of Abba madness

Paul Smith: Changed

A lot has changed for Paul in recent years. Join him for his 3rd and largest ever tour of the UK and Ireland

Sweet Caroline: The Ultimate Tribute to Neil Diamond

The good times never seemed so good… introducing Sweet Caroline, the ultimate tribute to Neil Diamond featuring Gary Ryan.

Jive Talkin’ perform the Bee Gees

BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND! THE ONLY Bee Gees tribute show that have actually performed with the original Bee Gees!

The Rocket Man: A Tribute to Sir Elton John

Get ready for take-off as we bring you the number one tribute to one of the greatest musicians of all time, Sir Elton John!

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Aladdin

James and Murphy Productions are once again returning after five very successful years of Pantomime Productions including ‘Cinderella’.

Aladdin: Relaxed Performance

A special relaxed, accessible and affordable performance of our festive Aladdin Pantomime for all to enjoy!

Tony Stockwell, Psychic Medium

Remarkably compelling, amazingly detailed and always humorous, star of TV’s Street Psychic, Psychic Private Eyes and Psychic Academy