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Castaways 10th Anniversary Show
Fri 19 - Sat 20 Sep
Come and celebrate Castaway's 10th Anniversary with a night of song and dance and a cast of 80. There will be lots of memorable moments with this musical spectacular so be sure to join us for…
CCS 2014/15 - Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
Wed 24 Sep
ELGAR - INTRODUCTION AND ALLEGRO FOR STRINGS OP. 47 MENDELSSOHN - VIOLIN CONCERTO IN E MINOR OP. 64 BEETHOVEN - SYMPHONY NO.6 PASTORAL   Elgar’s romantic and evocative Introduction and…
Ruby Wax: Sane New World
Thu 25 Sep
Ruby Wax is a much loved US born comedian, actor and writer based in the UK. Starting out as an actor at the RSC, she went on to write and perform in her own television shows and script edited…
The Drifters: The Optimum Tour
Fri 26 Sep
This is our most spectacular show to date as we present The Optimum Tour , featuring the current line up: Michael Williams, Ryan King, Damion Charles and Daniel Bowen-Smith. Following on from…
Old MacDonald Had A Farm
Sat 27 Sep
Old MacDonald had a farm E-I-E-I-O. But Old MacDonald's animals have gone missing! Can you help a friendly scientist and his amazing time machine get them back for him? Presented by…
Blake 2014
Sun 28 Sep
Blake are back and better than ever, with a new sound, new songs and their biggest UK tour yet. Re-inspired by the classic trio harmonies of The Three Tenors, The Bee Gees and Boyz-II-Men, …
Over The Rainbow: The Eva Cassidy Show 2014
Wed 1 Oct
Over the Rainbow is a compelling award winning musical, which tells the life story of this legendary artist, following Eva's life through dramatic scenes and stunning live renditions of her…
Kerry Ellis
Thu 2 Oct
Live: Direct from the London Palladium. Join the star of the West End and Broadway for a night of music including all the hits from the biggest West End and Musical shows ever! The award…
Joan Armatrading 2014
Fri 3 Oct
Over her 42 years of touring Joan Armatrading has never done a solo world tour. For her last major tour she has decided this is the perfect time to perform her first ever full scale solo…
Mid Wales Opera pre-performance talk
Sat 4 Oct
Prior to their new production of Carmen  join Mid Wales Opera for a pre-performance talk.   The talk takes place in the Johnson Studio at 6.30pm.   The talk is free to ticket…
CCS 2014/15 - Mid Wales Opera - Carmen
Sat 4 Oct
Translation: Rory Bremner Conductor: Nicholas Cleobury Director: Jonathan Miller Designer: Nicky Shaw Lighting Designer: Declan Randall Orchestration: Stephen McNeff Following a…
Jekyll & Hyde - YAOS
Tue 7 - Sat 11 Oct
Directed and Choreographed by: Jeremy Tustin Musical Director: Kathryn Stevens Jekyll and Hyde , a musical thriler based on the Robert Louis Stevenson novel, is a tale of the rpic…
YCAA presents - Man Booker Evening 2014
Thu 9 Oct
Six well-known panellists will each give their view on one of the short-listed books for the 2014 Man Booker Prize. Read any of the books before the event to see if you can spot the winner? …
Omid Djalili 2014
Sun 12 Oct
He's back on tour with a new show, following a sell-out four week West-End residency and a sold-out season at the Edinburgh Festival. A firm favourite with his legendary performances, Omid's …
Dave Gorman 2014
Tue 14 Oct
The wonderfully innovative comedy mind behind Modern Life Is Goodish ( Dave TV ), Are You Dave Gorman? and Googlewhack Adventure is back with a brand new live show that promises more of his…
Sleeping Beauty 2014
Wed 15 Oct
Tchaikovsky's sumptuous music fills the air and wondrous characters come to life before your very eyes. Fairytale characters abound alongside a King, a Queen, Good and Evil Fairies, Fairies of…
Not About Heroes
Thu 16 Oct
Director: Eliot Giuralarocca Composer: Tom Neill Designer: Victoria Spearing Costume Designer: Jenny Lethbridge Lighting Designer: Charlotte McClelland Not About Heroes is the…
Killer Queen
Fri 17 Oct
Killer Queen have been performing their tribute to Queen's concert since 1993. Their expert musicianship, extraordinary energy and accurate portrayal of the world's greatest live band have…
Kate Rusby 2014
Sat 18 Oct
Of all the stars in folk music's wonderous firmament few shine as brightly as Yorkshire's Kate Rusby. A remarkable interpretive singer, Kate's soulful vocals resonate with the wistful beauty…
Alan Davies - Little Victories
Sun 19 Oct
Following the sell-out success of his long-awaited return to stand up, Alan Davies returns with his highly anticipated follow up show, Little Victories . This performance may contain…
Richard Alston Dance Company 2014
Wed 22 Oct
Rejoice in the Lamb is a joyous company piece by Richard Alston with beautiful music by Benjamin Britten, made to celebrate his centenary last year. The romantic composer Franz Liszt inspires a…
CCS 2014/15 - Armonico Consort: Rachmaninov Vespers
Thu 23 Oct
Director: Christopher Monks  Armonico Consort Soloists perform the deeply moving and reflective All-Night Vigil , an extraordinary collection of pieces set to liturgical text from the…
That'll Be The Day Autumn 2014
Sat 25 - Sun 26 Oct
Brand new show! Back by huge demand, prepare for a party as the nation's favourite rock 'n' roll variety show That'll Be The Day , returns with its brand new show! This year's new…
CCS 2014/15 - Peter Donohoe
Wed 29 Oct
SCHUMANN - THEME AND VARIATIONS ON THE NAME ABEGG OP. 1 SCHUBERT - FOUR IMPROMPTUS OP. 142 CHOPIN - GRANDE VALSE BRILLANTE IN E-FLAT MAJOR, OP. 18 CHOPIN - WALTZ IN A MINOR, OP. 34 NO. 2 …
The Paul Zerdin Show
Thu 30 Oct
The master ventriloquist returns with a brand new show featuring your favourite sponge characters, stand up and some wicked audience participation. They might be cute little puppets but leave the…
Motown's Greatest Hits: How Sweet It Is
Fri 31 Oct
As featured on UK entertainment television, and featuring The Formations , this ultimate celebration of the sweet sound of Motown is back! Now in its 12th successive year, this stunning 100%…
Fascinating Aida: Charm Offensive
Sat 1 Nov
Following a sold-out 2013 tour, three Olivier Award nominations and over 10 million YouTube hits for Cheap Flights (their infamous anthem to budget air travel), Dillie Keane, Adele Anderson and…
Hal Cruttenden
Sun 2 Nov
Chortle Award Nominee, Perrier Award Nominee. Following stand out performances on Live At The Apollo ( BBC1 ), Have I Got News For You ( BBC1 ), The Royal Variety Performance ( ITV1 ) and …
Ha Ha Hood And The Prince Of Leaves
Tue 4 Nov
STARRING SU POLLARD and CANNON AND BALL! And returning by popular demand BEN LANGLEY and ANDY PICKERING After the hugely successful UK tour of Ha Ha Holmes! in 2013, Ha Ha! returns by…
Al Murray 2014
Thu 6 Nov
Twenty years ago Britain's favourite publican Al Murray, The Pub Landlord , embarked on his one man mission as the King Cnut of Common Sense, holding back a tide of bottled beer and ninny state…
Rt. Hon. Professor Shirley Williams
Fri 7 Nov
Rt. Hon. Professor Shirley Williams , politician and academic, was the daughter of political scientist and philosopher Sir George Catlin and feminist and pacifist writer Vera Brittain. After…
Polly Toynbee
Fri 7 Nov
Coming from a long line of intellectuals, historians, and literary critics, Polly Toynbee won a scholarship to study History at Oxford. Her first job was at the Guardian where she has worked for…
Paul Atterbury
Fri 7 Nov
To mark the centenary of the start of World War I, the Antiques Roadshow team filmed a series of specials at the Somme. Paul Atterbury , who is a long standing expert (and a firm viewer…
Nocturne
Fri 7 Nov
Scripted by Lucy Parham Readings: Juliet Stevenson and Samuel West Pianist: Lucy Parham Although Chopin's piano works are among the most distinctive and instantly recognisable music…
Katherine Ryan
Fri 7 Nov
A dude who is fast becoming a recognisable face on British TV with appearances on BBC 1's Live At The Apollo  and Let's Dance for Comic Relief , BBC 2's Mock The Week , QI  and Nevermind The…
Jonathan Dimbleby
Sat 8 Nov
The force that Hitler sent to prop up his sagging Italian ally, Rommel's Afrika Korps, was among the world's finest. What's more, it came within an ace of seizing Cairo, severing Britain's links…
Michael Portillo
Sat 8 Nov
It took Michael Portillo little more than 10 years to get a seat in the House of Commons and then rise in power and esteem to a point where he was a favoured leader of his party and possible…
Salley Vickers
Sun 9 Nov
London based best-selling author Salley Vickers has worked as a teacher of literature and Jungian psychologist and has lectured widely. Her study of the finest writers together with her training…
Jo Caulfield
Sun 9 Nov
Under the Influence of Books. Award-winning stand-up comedian Jo Caulfield takes an irreverent look at some of her favourite books, some well-known biographies and some recent best sellers.…
David Mitchell
We are delighted to welcome David Mitchell to the Octagon Theatre as part of the 2014 Literary Festival.   PLEASE NOTE THIS IS NOT A STAND-UP COMEDY SHOW. David will be talking about his…
Jason Manford - Autumn 2014
FIRST WORLD PROBLEMS EXTENDED UK TOUR DUE TO OVERWHELMING PUBLIC DEMAND Following two SOLD OUT shows at the Octagon Theatre earlier in the year, Jason is back with a wealth of comedy…
Jasmin Vardimon Company: Park
Fri 14 Nov
Jasmin Vardimon returns with her critically acclaimed dance theatre production, reworked for 2014 with new 3D imaging, delivering fresh statements about our time.   Park is an urban oasis, a…
Abbamania Autumn 2014
Sat 15 Nov
It's 40 years since ABBA won Eurovision and now it's your chance to thank ABBA for the music!   ABBA MANIA is accepted as the world's number one touring ABBA tribute production.   …
The Addams Family - Yeovil Youth Theatre
Tue 18 - Sat 22 Nov
From the award-winning company whose recent successes have included CATS: Youth Group Production, Billy Elliot: The Musical - Youth Theatre Production, Our House - the Madness Musical and …
The Nutcracker 2014
Featuring an impressive cast and accompanied by a large live orchestra with 30 musicians.   The Russian State Ballet and Opera House will burst onto the stage again with a new and exciting…
CCS 2014/15 - Oscar Alabau & Jean Selim Abdelmoula
Wed 26 Nov
SCHUMANN - ADAGIO AND ALLEGRO BEETHOVEN - SONATA IN D OP. 102 NO. 2 DEBUSSY - SONATA IN G MINOR CHOPIN - SONATA FOR CELLO AND PIANO OP. 65   Born in Catalonia, Oscar Alabau won the 1st Prize in…
Show Of Hands 2014
Thu 27 Nov
If you haven’t heard of Show of Hands by now, where have you been?!   Celebrating a remarkable 22 year partnership, Knightley and Beer have sold out the Royal Albert Hall four times and are…
YCAA Impromptu 2014
Thu 27 Nov
An evening of words and music by local people.  Laughter, listening and light entertainment.   A Winter Draw with excellent prizes.   Of course there will be mince pies – this is the Yeovil…
Jack and The Beanstalk
Fri 5 Dec 2014 - Sun 4 Jan 2015
Fee Fi Fo Fum, get set for some pantomime fun!   After our second record-breaking production, we received our most outstanding feedback yet, and are delighted to announce that The Octagon Theatre…
Carols At Christmas 2014
Take a moment to relax and reflect on the true meaning of Christmas. Yeovil Temple Salvation Army returns to The Octagon Theatre with their popular annual Christmas Carol Concerts, this year…
Circus Of Horrors
Thu 15 Jan 2015
The Circus of Horrors The Night of the Zombie The show that stormed into the finals of Britain's Got Talent & now a West End smash is back to mark its 20th Anniversary in spectacular style. The last…
Rumours of Fleetwood Mac
Wed 28 Jan 2015
RUMOURS OF FLEETWOOD MAC UK 2014 Having performed 500 major concert shows to over a half a million fans around the world since they formed over a decade ago, Rumours of Fleetwood Mac return to the…
Magic of Motown 2015
Sat 31 Jan 2015
I Heard it Through the Grapevine was voted No1 on ITV's The Nation's Favourite Motown Song in July 2014. . . Now it’s time to buy the accompanying CD and to book your tickets see the…
Sing-A-Long-A Frozen
Sun 1 Feb 2015
Singalonga Productions are delighted to announce that Disney's  Frozen  is the new Singalonga must see! A screening of Disney's  Frozen  with lyrics on screen to help you sing along!
Barbara Dickson Winter 2015
Wed 4 Feb 2015
For over four decades, Barbara Dickson has continued to deliver songs to the public in her own incomparable fashion. As a multi-million selling recording artist with an equally impressive Olivier…
CCS 2014/15 - Endellion Quartet
Fri 6 Feb 2015
HAYDN - QUARTET OP.20 NO.5 SUN SIBELIUS - QUARTET INTIMATE VOICES (VOCES INTIMAE) BEETHOVEN - QUARTET OP.59 NO.2 (RAZUMOVSKY) The Endellion String Quartet is renowned as one of the…
CCS 2014/15 - Armonico Consort: Nicola Benedetti
Wed 11 Feb 2015
Solo Violin: Nicola Benedetti Armonico Consort and Baroque Players Director: Christopher Monks VIVALDI - Four Seasons VIVALDI - Beatus Vir Armonico Consort had the privilege of…
A Night Of Dirty Dancing
Fri 20 Feb 2015
A Night Of Dirty Dancing - The Ultimate Tribute Show - Celebrating The Greatest Movie Soundtrack Of All Time Come and experience the brand-new spectacular featuring all the hits from everyone’s…
Paul Carrack - Rain Or Shine
Sat 21 Feb 2015
Legendary Sheffield-born singer, songwriter and former frontman of Ace, Squeeze and Mike & The Mechanics returns to the road following his widely acclaimed recent album release Rain or Shine …
The Unthanks
Tue 24 Feb 2015
Nominated for the Mercury Music Prize and the only British folk representation in The Guardian’s and Uncut’s best albums of last decade (worldwide, all genres), The Unthanks have an army of notable…
CCS 2014/15 - Martin Roscoe
Fri 27 Feb 2015
BACH - Brandenburg Concerto No.3 MOZART - Piano Concerto No.9 K.271 Jeunehomme GRIEG - Two Melodies Op.34 MOZART - Symphony No.33 in B flat Martin Roscoe performs regularly across…
CCS 2014/15 - English Piano Trio
Wed 1 Apr 2015
HAYDN - Piano Trio in G Hob :XV:25 Gipsy Rondo BEETHOVEN - Piano Trio in C minor Op.1 No.3 DVORAK - Trio in E minor Op.90 Dumky Whirling Czech folk dances and Hungarian gipsy fiddlers…
Jethro 2015
Wed 15 - Thu 16 Apr 2015
Cornish comedy legend Jethro is back, as large as life, and on tour in 2015 with his very own unique brand of irresistible West Country tales for a fun-filled night of adult comedy. This…
Grumpy Old Women - Fifty Shades Of Beige
Mon 20 Apr 2015
Returning after a critically acclaimed, total sell-out spring 2014 tour the Grumpies are back to knock some sense into the nation. Perrier Award-winning comedian, writer and original star of Grumpy…
Essence of Ireland
Tue 21 Apr 2015
Prestige Productions in association with The Irish World & SKY Arts Present… ESSENCE OF IRELAND Set against the backdrop of Ireland, England and America in the 19th century, Essence of Ireland…
Psychic Sally: On The Road 2015
Fri 24 Apr 2015
Britain's best-loved psychic Sally Morgan returns to the Octagon by popular demand in 2015. Sally Morgan is an ordinary woman with an extraordinary gift; she believes can deliver messages from…
The Fureys
Thu 30 Apr 2015
Legends of Irish music & song The Furey's, renowned for hit songs ‘I Will Love You’, ‘Sweet 16’, ‘The Green Fields Of France’, ‘The Old Man’, ‘Red Rose Café’, ‘Clare To Here’, ‘Her Father Didn’t…
Al Murray One Man One Guvnor
Tue 5 May 2015
Twenty years ago Britain's favourite publican Al Murray, The Pub Landlord, embarked on his one man mission as the King Cnut of Common Sense, holding back a tide of bottled beer and ninny state…
CCS 2014/15 - Sinfonia Classica Emma Johnson
Wed 6 May 2015
RESPIGHI - Suite No.3 Ancient airs and dances MOZART - Clarinet  Concerto VAUGHAN-WILLIAMS - Lark Ascending  HAYDN - Symphony No.65 A programme that brings together the most…
Stewart Francis: Pun Gent Tour
Thu 14 May 2015
Proudly presented by Live Nation in association with MHA. The star of Mock The Week, Michael McIntyre's Comedy Roadshow and Live At The Apollo , embarks on a brand new stand up tour with a…
The Searchers
Sun 31 May 2015
The Searchers remarkable career continues. With such classic hits as, Sweets For My Sweet; Needles and Pins; Don’t Throw Your Love Away; Sugar and Spice and When You Walk In The Room, they have…
Tim Vine 2015
Thu 11 Jun 2015
Tim Timinee Tim Timinee Tim Tim To You ... First stand-up tour in 4 years, the punslinger returns with lots of new jokes, silly songs and twitchy dancing. Joke, joke, joke. Prop, prop, prop.…