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Jack and The Beanstalk
Sat 20 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…
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…
The Classic Rock Show
Fri 16 Jan 2015
After its sell-out 2014 tour, The Classic Rock Show celebrates its fifth birthday in 2015 with some of the greatest moments in rock guitar history.
Aladdin - YAPS
Tue 20 - Sat 24 Jan 2015
Written and Directed by Jon Newman, with Musical Direction under the baton of the ever popular Matt Rock - two very talented young men. Jon has written several extra minor parts into the script…
The King Is Back
Sun 25 Jan 2015
The King Is Back – Starring Ben Portsmouth Winner of Elvis Presley Enterprise Memphis Ultimate Elvis competition.
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…
Seth Lakeman
Fri 30 Jan 2015
Westcountry folk singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Seth Lakeman unearthed hidden histories and unsung everyday heroes to commemorate in song from in and around his native Devon and…
Magic of Motown 2015
Sat 31 Jan 2015
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Sing-A-Long-A Frozen
Sun 1 Feb - Sat 18 Apr 2015
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The Mpongwe's People Charity Show
Mon 2 Feb 2015
Starring X Factor favourite, the soul man himself, Andy Abraham. Supporting guest artist: young, local blues and swing singer, Erin Darling- Finan and the Helen Laxton Dancers.
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…
My Dog's Got No Nose
Thu 5 Feb 2015
My Dog’s Got No Nose takes us on a journey through the events surrounding a stand-up comedian’s first ever performance.
CCS 2014/15 - Endellion Quartet
Fri 6 Feb 2015
Brass At The Octagon 2015
Sat 7 Feb 2015
This event has been cancelled.  If you have already purchased tickets for Brass At The Octagon please contact Christine Buckland via: or 01935 474275 (after 6pm) to…
Tue 10 Feb 2015
(sung in Italian with English surtitles) Featuring an impressive cast and accompanied by a large live Orchestra with over 30 musicians.
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…
The Stars of Tomorrow Charity Concert
Fri 13 Feb 2015
The Stars of Tomorrow is an evening of entertainment for all the family. An awesome showcase of fabulous talent from musicians to magicians, all supporting the children’s heart charity, Little…
That'll Be The Day
Sat 14 Feb 2015
It’s party time again as the legendary That’ll Be The Day, the nation’s favourite rock ‘n’ roll variety show returns with another opportunity to see its latest production!
Germaine Greer: The Disappearing Woman
Tue 17 Feb 2015
Germaine Greer attempts to explain this state of affairs and to suggest some strategies for change. This event gives the audience the unique chance to ask all those burning questions they have…
The Dublin Legends
Wed 18 Feb 2015
Featuring Sean Cannon, Eamonn Campbell, Gerry O’Connor and Paul Watchorn formerly of The Dubliners . The Dublin Legends will continue the legacy started by Ronnie Drew, Luke Kelly, Ciaran…
The Moscow State Circus
Thu 19 Feb 2015
The Moscow State Circus returns to the UK with its latest and greatest production to date. This year’s show features: the unbelievable roller-skating of the Veslovskis, the Yakovlev Vertical…
The YCAA presents Jazz with Julie Dunn
Thu 19 Feb 2015
Classically trained Jazz singer/pianist and composer Julie Dunn brings her own interpretation of the Great American Songbook. Listen to the songs of Peggy Lee, Sinatra, Ella Fitzgerald and the rest.…
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…
Reduced Shakespeare Company
Wed 25 Feb 2015
They’ve skewered history, the Bible and the world’s most celebrated playwright, now the Reduced Shakespeare Company tackles the subject it was born to reduce. From the high-brow to the low, The…
Steeleye Span
Thu 26 Feb 2015
Folk rock pioneers Steeleye Span are touring with a new live show. Maddy Prior - the voice of the band - leads a line-up featuring faces old and new. Having recently collaborated with Sir Terry…
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…
Goldilocks and the Three Bears
Sat 28 Feb 2015
They only went out for a stroll... to let the food cool down. Ten minutes, tops. But when the three bears got home the house was a mess and Baby Bear’s porridge had vanished completely! And that was…
The Royal Marines Association Concert Band
Sun 1 Mar 2015
This experienced and thoroughly entertaining band has played to enthusiastic and sell-out audiences for many years by providing a wide spectrum of music to suit all tastes. 50 talented musicians,…
Spring Forward 2015
Tue 3 Mar 2015
Take Art’s  annual county youth dance platform  Spring Forward   returns to The Octagon Theatre for the 5th year and as ever brings together young, inspiring dancers from across Somerset to…
Stewart Lee: A Room With A Stew
Wed 4 Mar 2015
A brand new live show with fresh material in preparation for Stewart's next BBC2 series of Stewart Lee's Comedy Vehicle . ‘ Remains one of the best stand-ups in the country ’ **** Metro .
Everybody Dance 2015
Thu 5 - Sun 8 Mar 2015
Hundreds of talented and enthusiastic local children, teenagers and adults join together to perform in an exciting variety dance, music and singing spectacular. Tickets will be available from…
Andy Parsons
Wed 11 Mar 2015
Live and Unleashed - But Naturally Cautious This performance may contain adult material that some might find offensive.
Thu 12 Mar 2015
By John Godber  Directed by Adrian McDougall Blackeyed Theatre  revives its highly acclaimed production of John Godber’s classic comedy about life at a modern comprehensive for Mr Nixon, an…
The YCAA presents Poetry and Music
Thu 12 Mar 2015
Yeovil Community Arts Association will host, but tonight will be for you to enjoy. We are bringing together poetry and music for your pleasure and relaxation. Listen to voices, harp and guitar.…
The Simon and Garfunkel Story
Fri 13 - Sat 14 Mar 2015
Direct from London’s West End, award winning actor Dean Elliott (Buddy Holly in  Buddy - The Musical ) and a full cast of performers tell the compelling story of the greatest music duo of all time…
The King & I - YAOS
Tue 17 - Sat 28 Mar 2015
It is 1862 in Siam when an English widow, Anna Leonowens, and her young son arrive at the Royal Palace in Bangkok, having been summoned by the King to serve as tutor to his many children and wives.
Alan Carr - Yap, Yap, Yap!
Sun 22 Mar 2015
No stranger to yap Alan Carr will be yapping his way around the UK and Ireland with his brand new stand up show Yap, Yap, Yap! The BAFTA and British Comedy Award winning comedian, author…
Alan Davies
Sun 29 Mar 2015
Another chance to catch  Alan Davies ' latest tour,  Little Victories . “ Had the audience in stitches... hilarious ”  The Age
The Chris and Pui Show
Mon 30 Mar 2015
CBeebies ’ favourite double act is coming to town! See Chris and Pui from Show Me Show Me in their new stage show with the toys and characters from their hit TV programme. Incy Wincy,…
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…
Swan Lake
Thu 2 Apr 2015
The world-renowned Moscow Ballet - La Classique return by popular demand after their sell-out production of Sleeping Beauty in 2014. The company will demonstrate their continued quality of…
Beauty & The Beast - Easter pantomime
Tue 7 - Wed 8 Apr 2015
A fantastic Easter treat for all the family starring comedy legend Bobby Davro as Silly Billy!
Aladdin - Ballet Theatre UK
Thu 9 Apr 2015
World Premiere UK and Ireland Tour for Spring 2015. Join Ballet Theatre UK for this dazzling retelling of the exotic classic tale, boldly brought to life through the entrancing magic of…
Jackson - Live In Concert
Fri 10 Apr 2015
Jackson - Live in Concert sees long-time fan and hugely talented Ben recreate the Michael Jackson experience with his stunning rendition of all his favourite songs. Ben’s portrayal of Jackson…
The Snail and The Whale
Sat 11 - Sun 12 Apr 2015
Tall Stories (creators of the Gruffalo and Room on the Broom stage shows) are proud to present their latest exciting collaboration with Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler. A tiny snail…
An Intimate Evening with Russell Watson Up Close & Personal
Tue 14 Apr 2015
Russell Watson never imagined he would one day be one of the world’s most prominent tenors, selling in excess of seven million albums worldwide. To date there have been nine studio albums, each…
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…
Jeremy Hardy Live 2015
Fri 17 Apr 2015
Jeremy Hardy begins his 4th decade as a stand-up this year. That’s a more dramatic way of saying he started 31 years ago and, without a lottery win, probably has at least another 31 years to go. …
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 …
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…
Flying High For Flying Colours
Wed 22 Apr 2015
An evening of music, song and dance performed by local groups featuring the Bridgewater Show Choir, Castaways Theatre Group, Yeovil Dance Factory, Yetminster Irish Dancers and Birchfield Primary…
The Kings of Swing
Thu 23 Apr 2015
Over recent years swing music and the big band sound has become extremely popular with the public. Successful albums such as Crazy Love by Michael Buble and Robbie Williams' Swing When You're…
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…
Let Me Entertain You - Semi Final
Sat 25 - Sun 26 Apr 2015
Now in its third sensational year, with enough excitement to rival the best TV talent shows around. The judges are Antonia Burt formerly of Sony BMG, Emma Britton from BBC Somerset and our very own…
An Evening with Julian Lloyd Webber
Tue 28 Apr 2015
In this superb new presentation, Julian Lloyd Webber will take the audience on an historical and musical journey in which he will give unique insight into not only his life as one of the world's…
Paul Merton's Impro Chums
Wed 29 Apr 2015
Paul Merton , one of the UK's best-loved performers, and his world renowned Impro Chums : Mike McShane, Lee Simpson, Richard Vranch and Suki Webster will create a new and unique comedy show, based…
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…
Room On The Broom
Fri 1 - Sun 3 May 2015
Adapted from the book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler How the cat purred and how the witch grinned, As they sat on their broomstick and flew through the wind… The witch and her…
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…
Let Me Entertain You - The Final
Sat 9 May 2015
Now in its third sensational year, with enough excitement to rival the best TV talent shows around. The judges are Antonia Burt formerly of Sony BMG, Emma Britton from BBC Somerset and our very…
The Demon Barbers
Sun 10 May 2015
Renowned for their no holds barred approach to their live shows The Demon Barbers return to the concert stage with a new repertoire, extra band members and a modern twist to their multi-award…
Sex in Surburbia
Tue 12 May 2015
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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…
Joe McElderry
Fri 15 May 2015
X-Factor winner Joe McElderry is hitting the road with a brand new show after the sell-out success of last year’s nationwide tour.
Reginald D Hunter
Sat 16 May 2015
Reginald D Hunter returns to the UK in 2015 with a brand new 45 date tour following a hugely successful year filming and performing around the world. Having appeared at the Melbourne Comedy…
Pasha Kovalev
Sun 17 May 2015
In this amazing new show starring Pasha and his sensational dancers, the audience will be transported into the world of Ballroom and Latin Dance with all it's glitter and sequins. Life…
Henning Wehn
Sun 24 May 2015
After more than a decade in Britain, the German Comedy Ambassador has ‘groan’ to like puns.... though he still couldn't eat a whole one. As Henning’s assimilation is not yet complete he hasn't…
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…
The Dreamboys
Thu 4 Jun 2015
The Dreamboys are back and hotter than ever with a brand new show and UK tour for 2015. The Dreamboys are without a shadow of a doubt the UK's top male strip show, perfect for a girls night…
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.…
Let's Hang On
Fri 19 Jun 2015
Following huge demand after their performance here last year, Let’s Hang On returns to take you on a musical journey through the history of one of the most successful bands of all time – Frankie…
That'll Be The Day
Fri 26 Jun 2015
The nations favourite rock 'n' roll show returns to the Octagon Theatre by popular demand with another opportunity to see its latest production. Featuring a fantastic line-up of knock out hits from…
La Traviata
Wed 23 Sep 2015
This haunting tragedy with its beautiful areas will transport you to the world in which it is set. La Traviata   is an  Opera  in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi ,   set to an Italian…
Mad About The Musicals
Fri 2 Oct 2015
Starring Gareth Gates and Michael Courtney Taking you on a whistle stop tour from the heart of London’s theatre land to the glitz of Broadway, Mad About the Musicals is back once again,…
Dave Gorman - Gets Straight to the Point*
Fri 13 Nov 2015
The wonderfully innovative comedy mind behind Modern Life Is Goodish (Dave TV), Are You Dave Gorman? and Googlewhack Adventure returns with his 2014 Sell-Out show that promises more of his…
Sleeping Beauty
Fri 4 Dec 2015 - Sun 3 Jan 2016
Emily Wood & Paul Hendy for Evolution Pantomimes in association with The Octagon Theatre proudly present this dazzling pantomime production of Sleeping Beauty for Christmas 2015. Book now to…