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Your local box office providing choice of:

  • Tickets for numerous events including the Playhouse Theatre, Weston-super-Mare and Tacchi Morris Arts Centre, Monkton Heathfield
  • Card or cash payment - no card fees.
  • Post or collection of tickets ordered by phone.
  • Booking in person.

To find out more information or to purchase tickets for any of these events - please contact:
Taunton Ticket Centre,
Tourist Information Centre, Library, Paul Street, Taunton, TA1 3XZ
Tel: 01823 336344
Email: events@tauntondeane.gov.uk
Open: Monday to Saturday, 9.30am to 4.30pm (closed on bank holidays).

These events have tickets currently for sale at the Taunton Ticket Centre.

Altered Skin: ‘Power Games’ - Tickets are on sale in Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library
Date Thursday, 24/04/2014 - Thursday, 24/04/2014
Event description Blending character-driven physical theatre with contemporary and South Asian dance, this show follows wealthy banker Deepak as his life spirals out of control. Power Games offers the audience the chance to influence the outcome of his story by voting in a TV-style game show.
Location Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre, School Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 8PD.
Time(s) 7.30pm
Email info@tacchi-morris.com
Telephone number 01823 414141 or 336344
Website http://www.tacchi-morris.com

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Directions Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre is situated just ten minutes drive from Taunton town centre and five minutes from Junction 25 of the M5. If using an in-car sat nav system please use postcode: TA2 8PD. There is free parking available on-site. The Centre is on Webber bus route 15 and First Group bus routes 21. The nearest train station is Taunton.
Online map http://www.tacchi-morris.com/contact-us.html

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Prices £10 / £8 Concessions / £7 Students

Under One Sun present Baraka - Tickets are on sale in Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library
Date Saturday, 26/04/2014 - Saturday, 26/04/2014
Location The EMN Hall, Monksilver, Williton, TA4 4JE.
Time(s)

7.30pm - band on stage at 9pm

Email events@tauntondeane.gov.uk
Telephone number 01823 336344
Website http://www.underonesun.org.uk

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Prices

Gig and Supper tickets: £16

Gig only: £10


Tone Talent: The Mayor of Taunton Deane's Variety Show - Tickets on sale in Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information, Library, Paul Street
Date Saturday, 26/04/2014 - Saturday, 26/04/2014
Event description Raising money for the mayor's charities and the Taunton Theatre Association with Howard Jones as the headline act plus the best of Taunton's talent. Tickets available from www.kubesix.com Mr Miles Tearooms and the Tourist Information Centre.
Location The Brewhouse Theatre and Arts Centre, Coal Orchard, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1JL.
Time(s) Performances at 2.30pm and 7.30pm
Email events@tauntondeane.gov.uk
Telephone number 01823 336344
Website http://www.kubesix.com

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Prices

£10

Children (Matinee only): £5


Rotary Club of Taunton present a Piano Recital by Philip Martin - Tickets are on sale in Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library
Date Saturday, 26/04/2014 - Saturday, 26/04/2014
Event description

In support of the Beacon Centre and Riding for the Disabled

Programme to include:
Beethoven - Sonata Op.27, No. 2 'Moonlight'
Philip Martin - Flight (2014) 1 The Gathering and 2 Murmuration
Gerswin - Five song arrangements
Chopin - Two Impromptus: A flat and C sharp minor (Fantasie - impromptu)

Location Richard Huish College, South Road, Taunton
Time(s)

7.30pm

Email events@tauntondeane.gov.uk
Telephone number 01823 336344
Prices

£12.50


Taunton Amateur Operatic Society: Anything Goes - Tickets are on sale in Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library
Date Monday, 28/04/2014 - Saturday, 03/05/2014
Event description It’s all aboard the S.S. American for TAOS’s saucy and splendid production of Cole Porter’s classic Broadway musical. For times and ticket prices contact the venue.
Location Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre, School Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 8PD.
Time(s) Various times
Email info@tacchi-morris.com
Telephone number 01823 414141 or 336344
Website http://www.tacchi-morris.com

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Directions Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre is situated just ten minutes drive from Taunton town centre and five minutes from Junction 25 of the M5. If using an in-car sat nav system please use postcode: TA2 8PD. There is free parking available on-site. The Centre is on Webber bus route 15 and First Group bus routes 21. The nearest train station is Taunton.
Online map http://www.tacchi-morris.com/contact-us.html

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Prices Various

Under One Sun present Steve Knightley - Tickets are on sale in Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library
Date Wednesday, 30/04/2014 - Wednesday, 30/04/2014
Location The EMN Hall, Monksilver, Williton, TA4 4JE.
Time(s)

Doors open at 7pm

Email events@tauntondeane.gov.uk
Telephone number 01823 336344
Website http://www.underonesun.org.uk

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Prices

£16


Under One Sun present Philip Clouts Quartet - Tickets are on sale in Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library
Date Saturday, 03/05/2014 - Saturday, 03/05/2014
Event description

An uplifting mix of jazz, funk and world music

A fundraiser for Stogumber Festival 2014

Location Stogumber Village Hall, Stogumber, TA4 3TQ.
Time(s)

7.30pm

Email events@tauntondeane.gov.uk
Telephone number 01823 336344
Website http://www.stogumberfestival.com

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Prices

£12.50 including interval supper


Limelight Theatre Company present 'When I grow up' - Tickets on sale at Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library, Paul Street
Date Saturday, 03/05/2014 - Saturday, 03/05/2014
Event description

A wonderful evening celebrating the classics of musical theatre raising money for the return of the Brewhouse!

Location Brewhouse Theatre, Coal Orchard, Taunton
Time(s)

7.00pm

Email events@tauntondeane.gov.uk
Telephone number 01823 336344
Website http://www.tauntontheatre.org.uk

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Prices

£12/concessions £8


Blackdowns Early Music Project - POLYCHORAL MOSAICS FROM IBERIA - Tickets are on sale in Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library
Date Monday, 05/05/2014 - Monday, 05/05/2014
Event description

Blackdowns Early Music Projects return to Wellington for their next programme – a musical mosaic drawn from the rich repertoire of Renaissance and early Baroque composers of Spain and Portugal. Composers include Guerrero, Tejeda, Victoria, Duarte Lobo, Rebelo, Cererols, Valls and Esteves, who between them span over 200 years in the development of this distinctive music.

Directed by JanJoost van Elburg, instrumentalists Frances Kelly (cross strung harp), Keith McGowan ( bajon) and Steven Hollas (organ)

Location Church of St John the Baptist, Wellington, TA21 8QY.
Time(s)

6.30pm

Email events@tauntondeane.gov.uk
Telephone number 01823 336344
Website http://www.blackdownsearlymusic.co.uk

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Prices

£12

Students: £8


James Wilton: ‘Last Man Standing’ - Tickets on sale at Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library, Paul Street
Date Tuesday, 06/05/2014 - Tuesday, 06/05/2014
Event description Fresh from choreographing the Rugby League World Cup opening ceremony, James Wilton presents a show informed by martial arts and combat-style dance that explores the hard-wired human drive to stay alive despite the inevitability of our ultimate conclusion.
Location Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre, School Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 8PD.
Time(s) 7.30pm
Email info@tacchi-morris.com
Telephone number 01823 414141 or 336344
Website http://www.tacchi-morris.com

(External Link)
Directions Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre is situated just ten minutes drive from Taunton town centre and five minutes from Junction 25 of the M5. If using an in-car sat nav system please use postcode: TA2 8PD. There is free parking available on-site. The Centre is on Webber bus route 15 and First Group bus routes 21. The nearest train station is Taunton.
Online map http://www.tacchi-morris.com/contact-us.html

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Prices £11 / £9 / £7

@2K Theatre: ‘Abigail’s Party’ - Tickets on sale at Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library, Paul Street
Date Thursday, 08/05/2014 - Saturday, 10/05/2014
Event description Let @2K Theatre take you back to the 1970s in their adaptation of Mike Leigh’s relentlessly uncomfortable, yet hilarious take on strained relationships and awkward social situations – a classic deep, dark and moving comedy of bad manners!
Location Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre, School Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 8PD.
Time(s) 7.30pm (2pm Saturday Matinee)
Email info@tacchi-morris.com
Telephone number 01823 414141 or 336344
Website http://www.tacchi-morris.com

(External Link)
Directions Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre is situated just ten minutes drive from Taunton town centre and five minutes from Junction 25 of the M5. If using an in-car sat nav system please use postcode: TA2 8PD. There is free parking available on-site. The Centre is on Webber bus route 15 and First Group bus routes 21. The nearest train station is Taunton.
Online map http://www.tacchi-morris.com/contact-us.html

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Prices £12 / £10

Southern Folk in Concert - a benefit concert for the Brewhouse - Tickets on sale at Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library, Paul Street
Date Saturday, 10/05/2014 - Saturday, 10/05/2014
Event description

All things acoustic is the key to Southern Folk, americana, country, bluegrass and sometimes folk.

Dave and Tash have combined to become the duo known as Southern Folk which blends the acoustic sounds with vocal harmony.

Location Brewhouse Theatre, Coal Orchard, Taunton
Time(s)

7.30pm

Email events@tauntondeane.gov.uk
Telephone number 01823 336344
Website http://www.tauntontheatre.org.uk

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Prices

£10


Taunton Sinfonietta in concert - A Little Night Music - Tickets are on sale in Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library
Date Saturday, 10/05/2014 - Saturday, 10/05/2014
Event description

Mozart - Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
Elgar - "Chanson de Nuit"
Borodin - "Nocturne" from the 2nd Quartet
Clive Jenkins - Five Pieces for Clarinet
Brahms - Clarinet Quintet

Location St James's Church, St James Street, Taunton
Time(s)

7.30pm

Email events@tauntondeane.gov.uk
Telephone number 01823 336344
Website http://www.tauntonsinfonietta.org.uk

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Prices

£15


The West Somerset Singers present A Spring Journey - Tickets are on sale in Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library
Date Saturday, 17/05/2014 - Saturday, 17/05/2014
Event description

Programme includes:
Chichester Psalms - Bernstein
Pilgrim's Journey - Vaughan Williams
Our Father - Janacek

Musical Director: David Knight

Location Taunton Baptist Church, Silver Street, Taunton, TA1 3DH.
Time(s)

7.30pm

Email events@tauntondeane.gov.uk
Telephone number 01823 336344
Website http://www.westsomersetsingers.org.uk

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Prices

£10


Bristol Old Vic Theatre School: ‘Sauce for the Goose’ - Tickets on sale at Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library, Paul Street
Date Saturday, 17/05/2014 - Saturday, 17/05/2014
Event description Georges Feydeau’s high-spirited romp is stuffed with preening characters knitting their legs in sexual frustration. Untrustworthy husbands, betrayed wives, artful servants and crazed Germans demonstrate why the "naughty nineties" were so named, as master French farceur Feydeau's sparkling play switches from riotous farce to barbed social satire. Recommended 12+ years.
Location Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre, School Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 8PD.
Time(s) 7.30pm
Email info@tacchi-morris.com
Telephone number 01823 414141 or 336344
Website http://www.tacchi-morris.com

(External Link)
Directions Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre is situated just ten minutes drive from Taunton town centre and five minutes from Junction 25 of the M5. If using an in-car sat nav system please use postcode: TA2 8PD. There is free parking available on-site. The Centre is on Webber bus route 15 and First Group bus routes 21. The nearest train station is Taunton.
Online map http://www.tacchi-morris.com/contact-us.html

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Prices £12 / £10 / £7

Compagnie Ubi: ‘Geminus’ - Tickets on sale at Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library, Paul Street
Date Tuesday, 20/05/2014 - Tuesday, 20/05/2014
Event description A visually and musically stimulating show tailor-made for 2-5 year olds and their families. This beautiful and engaging piece touches on themes of identity and reflection through intuition, curiosity, awkwardness, vitality and wonder. Dance, rhythm and object manipulation are at the heart of Geminus, which combines sounds and mirrors to create a playful performance that will have your little ones completely absorbed.
Location Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre, School Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 8PD.
Time(s) 11am and 2pm
Email info@tacchi-morris.com
Telephone number 01823 414141 or 336344
Website http://www.tacchi-morris.com

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Directions Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre is situated just ten minutes drive from Taunton town centre and five minutes from Junction 25 of the M5. If using an in-car sat nav system please use postcode: TA2 8PD. There is free parking available on-site. The Centre is on Webber bus route 15 and First Group bus routes 21. The nearest train station is Taunton.
Online map http://www.tacchi-morris.com/contact-us.html

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Prices £7 / £4

Devon County Show 2014 - Tickets are on sale in Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library
Date Thursday, 22/05/2014 - Saturday, 24/05/2014
Event description

Devon's BIG day out!

There’s something for everyone at the Devon County Show! See the animals, enjoy the attractions plus fabulous local food and drink.

Save money and beat the queues when you buy your tickets in advance - tickets are on sale now!

This year we’re getting ready to party and celebrate 25 years at the showground with a giant celebration of our glorious countryside.

See you in Exeter for Devon’s big day out!

Location Showground, Westpoint, Clyst St Mary, Exeter, EX5 1DJ.
Time(s)

9am to 6pm

Email events@tauntondeane.gov.uk
Telephone number 01823 336344
Website http://www.devoncountyshow.co.uk/

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Prices

Buy your tickets in advance from Taunton TIC

Adult: £18.00
Senior: £17.50

Special offers available - enquire for more information


Ballet Theatre UK: ‘The Little Mermaid’ - Tickets on sale at Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library, Paul Street
Date Thursday, 22/05/2014 - Thursday, 22/05/2014
Event description The Little Mermaid falls in love with a human Prince and gives up everything to win his love in Ballet Theatre UK’s charming and poignant show that explores the nature of longing, how making choices have lasting consequences and how goodness can be rewarded in unexpected ways.
Location Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre, School Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 8PD.
Time(s) 7.30pm
Email info@tacchi-morris.com
Telephone number 01823 414141 or 336344
Website http://www.tacchi-morris.com

(External Link)
Directions Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre is situated just ten minutes drive from Taunton town centre and five minutes from Junction 25 of the M5. If using an in-car sat nav system please use postcode: TA2 8PD. There is free parking available on-site. The Centre is on Webber bus route 15 and First Group bus routes 21. The nearest train station is Taunton.
Online map http://www.tacchi-morris.com/contact-us.html

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Prices £16 / £10

Elvis vs Jerry Lee Lewis - Tickets on sale at Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library, Paul Street
Date Friday, 23/05/2014 - Friday, 23/05/2014
Event description Two breath-taking performers in the guise of Dave B (Elvis) and Peter Gill (Jerry Lee Lewis) and supported by the fabulous Buddy Presley Band with the Harmonaires who remind us all why rock ‘n’ roll will never die!
Location Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre, School Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 8PD.
Time(s) 7.30pm
Email info@tacchi-morris.com
Telephone number 01823 414141 or 336344
Website http://www.tacchi-morris.com

(External Link)
Directions Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre is situated just ten minutes drive from Taunton town centre and five minutes from Junction 25 of the M5. If using an in-car sat nav system please use postcode: TA2 8PD. There is free parking available on-site. The Centre is on Webber bus route 15 and First Group bus routes 21. The nearest train station is Taunton.
Online map http://www.tacchi-morris.com/contact-us.html

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Prices £18 / £17

Cleverley Everley - Tickets on sale at Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library, Paul Street
Date Friday, 23/05/2014 - Friday, 23/05/2014
Event description

Brothers Clint and Stan Rogers recreate the music of the famous Everly Brothers.

A wonderful night of 60s nostalgia – also featuring “special guests” bringing a flavour of one of the best eras in popular music – from Elvis Presley to the Shadows, from Buddy Holly to Dusty Springfield.

Clint, a familiar BBC TV face in Somerset, says: “It’s a night to just let your hair down and let the memories come flooding back!”

Location Brewhouse Theatre, Coal Orchard, Taunton
Time(s)

8pm to 10.30pm

Email events@tauntondeane.gov.uk
Telephone number 01823 336344
Website http://www.tauntontheatre.org.uk

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Prices

£10


Royal Bath and West Show 2014 - Tickets are on sale in Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library
Date Wednesday, 28/05/2014 - Saturday, 31/05/2014
Event description

4 Champion days out...
...there really is something for everyone!

Save ££'s when you book advance tickets from either Taunton Ticket Centre or Wellington Community Office

Location Royal Bath and West Showground, Shepton Mallet, BA4 6QN.
Time(s)

9am to 6pm

Email events@tauntondeane.gov.uk
Telephone number 01823 336344
Website http://www.bathandwest.com

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Prices

In advance:
Adults - £19
Child - £5
Family (2ad and 3ch) - £48


Angel Exit Theatre: ‘The Ballad of Martha Brown’ - Tickets on sale at Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library, Paul Street
Date Wednesday, 04/06/2014 - Wednesday, 04/06/2014
Event description Expect the unexpected in Angel Exit’s original drama based on the life and times of the last woman publicly hanged in Dorset. Presented in the company’s rich visual style, blending storytelling and striking physicality, this show is spliced through with wicked humour, an original score and macabre songs as the events of Martha’s life are played out under the constant glare of the gallows above. Recommended 12+years.
Location Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre, School Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 8PD.
Time(s) 7.30pm
Email info@tacchi-morris.com
Telephone number 01823 414141 or 336344
Website http://www.tacchi-morris.com

(External Link)
Directions Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre is situated just ten minutes drive from Taunton town centre and five minutes from Junction 25 of the M5. If using an in-car sat nav system please use postcode: TA2 8PD. There is free parking available on-site. The Centre is on Webber bus route 15 and First Group bus routes 21. The nearest train station is Taunton.
Online map http://www.tacchi-morris.com/contact-us.html

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Prices £12 / £10 / £7

Comedy Club - Tickets on sale at Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library, Paul Street
Date Friday, 06/06/2014 - Friday, 06/06/2014
Event description Join three of the circuit’s brightest and best stand-up comedians for a night of laugh-out-loud excellence. Featuring acclaimed Aussie comic Bec Hill, and award-winning comedian Tom Webb, plus a top secret special guest.
Location Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre, School Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 8PD.
Time(s) 7.30pm
Email info@tacchi-morris.com
Telephone number 01823 414141 or 336344
Website http://www.tacchi-morris.com

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Directions Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre is situated just ten minutes drive from Taunton town centre and five minutes from Junction 25 of the M5. If using an in-car sat nav system please use postcode: TA2 8PD. There is free parking available on-site. The Centre is on Webber bus route 15 and First Group bus routes 21. The nearest train station is Taunton.
Online map http://www.tacchi-morris.com/contact-us.html

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Prices £12 / £10

Benny Goodman's Legendary 1938 Carnegie Hall Jazz Concert - Tickets are on sale in Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library
Date Friday, 06/06/2014 - Friday, 06/06/2014
Event description Bandleader and showman Pete Long takes the stage with his ‘Goodmen’ (the cream of the London music scene), to recreate the Benny Goodman concert of 1938. Benny Goodman was a huge star, handpicking the best musicians, regardless of race. The recording of the event was the first jazz record to sell a million copies. The concert features period 1930s costumes and guarantees the highest levels of virtuosity and entertainment.
Location Queen's Hall, Queen's College, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 4QS.
Time(s) 7.30pm
Email sales@johnpacker.co.uk
Telephone number 01823 282386 or 336344
Website http://www.johnpacker.co.uk

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Directions Taunton is easily located off Junction 25 off the M5. At the roundabout take the exit on to the Toneway/A358. Continue to follow the A358, go through one roundabout and continue on to Toneway/A38. Turn left on to Silver Street/A38. Continue to follow A38. Take a slight left on to Compass Hill. Continue on to Trull Road. Go through one roundabout. Queen’s College is on the right, approximately ¼ mile ahead.
Online map http://maps.google.co.uk/maps?q=queens+colleg
e+taunton&client=firefox-a&channel=sb&t=h&z=1
6&iwloc=A

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Prices £15 for adults, £10 for students/OAPs

Sgt Peppers Only Dart Board Band - Tickets on sale at Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library, Paul Street
Date Saturday, 07/06/2014 - Saturday, 07/06/2014
Event description

A five piece band, Sgt Peppers Only Dart Board Band is renowned for their storming live shows. The band with their own fab four, plus Sgt Pepper on keyboards, performs the most complex Beatles songs completely live without the use of backing tracks. The guys, complete with full Pepper regalia, produce a tight and compact sound to give a splendid time for all.

Keeping the spirit of Beatles music and spirit alive, audiences, new, young and older, will love this band and their show.

Catch them "LIVE" before they become older than the originals!

Location Brewhouse Theatre, Coal Orchard, Taunton
Time(s)

8pm

Email events@tauntondeane.gov.uk
Telephone number 01823 336344
Website http://www.tauntontheatre.org.uk

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Prices

£12


Comedy Club 4 Kids - Tickets on sale at Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library, Paul Street
Date Saturday, 07/06/2014 - Saturday, 07/06/2014
Event description Top stand-up comedians from the international circuit do their thing…but without the rude bits! It’s just like a normal comedy club, but it’s on in the day, kids are allowed in, and thus there is a higher than usual chance of heckles like “why is that your face!?” Suitable for anyone over 6 years old and under 400!
Location Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre, School Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 8PD.
Time(s) 2pm
Email info@tacchi-morris.com
Telephone number 01823 414141 or 336344
Website http://www.tacchi-morris.com

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Directions Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre is situated just ten minutes drive from Taunton town centre and five minutes from Junction 25 of the M5. If using an in-car sat nav system please use postcode: TA2 8PD. There is free parking available on-site. The Centre is on Webber bus route 15 and First Group bus routes 21. The nearest train station is Taunton.
Online map http://www.tacchi-morris.com/contact-us.html

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Prices £10 / £7 / £30 (Family)

Travelling Light Theatre Company: ‘How Cold My Toes’ - Tickets on sale at Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library, Paul Street
Date Friday, 13/06/2014 - Friday, 13/06/2014
Event description Devised in collaboration with dance company Champloo, this show will take you on a fun-filled magical journey through the seasons, from the seed-sprouting vitality of spring all the way to the frosty frozen fingers of winter.
Location Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre, School Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 8PD.
Time(s) 11am and 5.30pm
Email info@tacchi-morris.com
Telephone number 01823 414141 or 336344
Website http://www.tacchi-morris.com

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Directions Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre is situated just ten minutes drive from Taunton town centre and five minutes from Junction 25 of the M5. If using an in-car sat nav system please use postcode: TA2 8PD. There is free parking available on-site. The Centre is on Webber bus route 15 and First Group bus routes 21. The nearest train station is Taunton.
Online map http://www.tacchi-morris.com/contact-us.html

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Prices £10 / £7 / £30 (Family)

Taunton Deane Male Voice Choir: ‘Some Enchanted Evening’ - Tickets on sale at Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library, Paul Street
Date Saturday, 14/06/2014 - Saturday, 14/06/2014
Event description This annual concert is overflowing with choir classics and fresh songs introduced by new Musical Director, Nick Thomas, adding a new dynamic to the Choir’s repertoire and performance. Special guest solo artist Alison Kettlewell is originally from Taunton and has performed on opera and concert stages all over Europe and the UK - a truly international performer of the highest standard.
Location Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre, School Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 8PD.
Time(s) 7.30pm
Email info@tacchi-morris.com
Telephone number 01823 414141 or 336344
Website http://www.tacchi-morris.com

(External Link)
Directions Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre is situated just ten minutes drive from Taunton town centre and five minutes from Junction 25 of the M5. If using an in-car sat nav system please use postcode: TA2 8PD. There is free parking available on-site. The Centre is on Webber bus route 15 and First Group bus routes 21. The nearest train station is Taunton.
Online map http://www.tacchi-morris.com/contact-us.html

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Prices £10

Playing the Clown - Tickets on sale at Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library, Paul Street
Date Monday, 16/06/2014 - Monday, 16/06/2014
Event description

GEORGE BERNARD SHAW: ‘PLAYING THE CLOWN’ Benefit for the Brewhouse

Shaw called the clown “the best part of the circus”, and wrote “I have been playing the clown in so many harlequinades...” Mrs Patrick Campbell always started her letters to him “Dear Joey” -a reference to that other famous clown, Joseph Grimaldi. ‘PLAYING THE CLOWN’ tells Shaw’s story with respect, with admiration and - as Shaw himself always told it - with humour.

Location Brewhouse Theatre, Coal Orchard, Taunton
Time(s)

7.30pm

Email events@tauntondeane.gov.uk
Telephone number 01823 336344
Website http://www.tauntontheatre.org.uk

(External Link)
Prices

£5


An evening of the wit and songs of Noel Coward - Tickets on sale at Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library, Paul Street
Date Friday, 20/06/2014 - Friday, 20/06/2014
Event description

Pianist and entertainer, Peter Gill presents a tribute to the wit and song-writing skill of that most English of Englishmen, Noël Coward, who said of himself “I am an enormously talented man and there is no point in denying it”.

Born in 1899, Coward was an actor, Peter will remind us of his dazzling wit and perform such gems as A Bar on The Piccola Marina, Don’t Let’s Be Beastly To The Germans, Mrs Worthington, There Are Bad Times Just Around The Corner and Mad Dogs & Englishmen.

Location The Warehouse Theatre, Brewery Lane, Ilminster, TA19 9AD.
Time(s)

7.30pm

Email events@tauntondeane.gov.uk
Telephone number 01823 336344 or 0794 377 9880
Website http://www.thewarehousetheatre.org.uk

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Prices

£11.50


Axe Vale Festival 2014 - Tickets are on sale in Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library
Date Saturday, 21/06/2014 - Sunday, 22/06/2014
Event description

CRAFTS - TRADE STANDS - FLORAL MARQUEE - FOOD HALL - SPIRIT OF THE COMMUNITY TOYS & HOBBIES - ANTIQUES & COLLECTABLES - HORTICULTURAL SHOW - CHILDREN'S ACTIVITIES -DEMONSTRATORS - ARENA EVENTS - LIVE BANDS

Location Showground, Axminster
Time(s)

Saturday: 10am to 6pm
Sunday: 9.30am to 5.30pm

Email events@tauntondeane.gov.uk
Telephone number 01823 336344
Website http://www.axevalefestival.org.uk/index.htm

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Directions

Clearly signposted from the centre of Axminster

Prices

In advance: Adults: £6.50
Child: £1.50


Page to Stage - Tickets on sale at Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library, Paul Street
Date Thursday, 26/06/2014 - Thursday, 26/06/2014
Event description Part of The Page is Printed Festival, Page to Stage is a showcase of specially selected plays and extracts by new, emerging and established playwrights, funded by Tacchi-Morris bursaries.
Location Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre, School Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 8PD.
Time(s) 7pm
Email info@tacchi-morris.com
Telephone number 01823 414141 or 336344
Website http://www.tacchi-morris.com

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Directions Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre is situated just ten minutes drive from Taunton town centre and five minutes from Junction 25 of the M5. If using an in-car sat nav system please use postcode: TA2 8PD. There is free parking available on-site. The Centre is on Webber bus route 15 and First Group bus routes 21. The nearest train station is Taunton.
Online map http://www.tacchi-morris.com/contact-us.html

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Prices £4 / Free to entrants

The Page is Printed Celebration Evening - Tickets on sale at Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library, Paul Street
Date Friday, 27/06/2014 - Friday, 27/06/2014
Event description Part of The Page is Printed Festival, this celebration evening will feature live music, poetry, rap, short stories and a bustling room full of talented writers from across the UK.
Location Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre, School Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 8PD.
Time(s) 7.30pm
Email info@tacchi-morris.com
Telephone number 01823 414141 or 336344
Website http://www.tacchi-morris.com

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Directions Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre is situated just ten minutes drive from Taunton town centre and five minutes from Junction 25 of the M5. If using an in-car sat nav system please use postcode: TA2 8PD. There is free parking available on-site. The Centre is on Webber bus route 15 and First Group bus routes 21. The nearest train station is Taunton.
Online map http://www.tacchi-morris.com/contact-us.html

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Prices £4 / Free to entrants.

Taunton Sinfonietta in concert - Summertime - Tickets are on sale in Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library
Date Saturday, 28/06/2014 - Saturday, 28/06/2014
Event description

Gershwin - "Summertime"
Vivaldi - "Summer" from The Four Sesaons
Haydn - "The Bird Quartet"
Mendelssohn - String Symphonie No.9 in C
Gerald Finzi - "Romance"
St James' Church Taunton - 7.30pm
Bach - Double Concerto for Violin and Oboe Concerto
Morricone - "Gabriel's Oboe"
Shostakovitch - "Romanze" from The Gadfly

Location St James's Church, St James Street, Taunton
Time(s)

7.30pm

Email events@tauntondeane.gov.uk
Telephone number 01823 336344
Website http://www.tauntonsinfonietta.org.uk

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Prices

£15


The PoetryJoe Show - Tickets on sale at Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library, Paul Street
Date Saturday, 28/06/2014 - Saturday, 28/06/2014
Event description Join PoetryJoe star of CBeebies Rhyme Rocket, performer, writer and - of course! - poet, in his light-up, pop-up world of fabulous foods, beastly bugs and peculiar pets. A fun-packed, interactive family show suitable for ages 3 and up, incorporating elements of magic lantern, shadow puppetry and live poetry. Take part in the fun and learn how to make your very own poems that glow.
Location Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre, School Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 8PD.
Time(s) 11am
Email info@tacchi-morris.com
Telephone number 01823 414141 or 336344
Website http://www.tacchi-morris.com

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Directions Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre is situated just ten minutes drive from Taunton town centre and five minutes from Junction 25 of the M5. If using an in-car sat nav system please use postcode: TA2 8PD. There is free parking available on-site. The Centre is on Webber bus route 15 and First Group bus routes 21. The nearest train station is Taunton.
Online map http://www.tacchi-morris.com/contact-us.html

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Prices £7.50 / £5 / £20 (Family)

Roger McGough: ‘As Far As I Know’ - Tickets on sale at Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library, Paul Street
Date Saturday, 28/06/2014 - Saturday, 28/06/2014
Event description Both hilarious and surreal, Roger McGough is one of Britain’s best-loved poets. Menace and melancholy there may be, but with plenty of characteristic wit and wordplay too. Chat to Roger after the show and get your book signed. Suitable for ages 14+.
Location Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre, School Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 8PD.
Time(s) 7.30pm
Email info@tacchi-morris.com
Telephone number 01823 414141 or 336344
Website http://www.tacchi-morris.com

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Directions Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre is situated just ten minutes drive from Taunton town centre and five minutes from Junction 25 of the M5. If using an in-car sat nav system please use postcode: TA2 8PD. There is free parking available on-site. The Centre is on Webber bus route 15 and First Group bus routes 21. The nearest train station is Taunton.
Online map http://www.tacchi-morris.com/contact-us.html

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Prices £14 / £10

Tacchi-Morris Summer Community Show - Tickets on sale at Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library, Paul Street
Date Wednesday, 02/07/2014 - Wednesday, 02/07/2014
Event description Members of Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre’s community classes present an inspiring and uplifting evening of dance, theatre and musical entertainment.
Location Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre, School Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 8PD.
Time(s) 7.30pm
Email info@tacchi-morris.com
Telephone number 01823 414141 or 336344
Website http://www.tacchi-morris.com

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Directions Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre is situated just ten minutes drive from Taunton town centre and five minutes from Junction 25 of the M5. If using an in-car sat nav system please use postcode: TA2 8PD. There is free parking available on-site. The Centre is on Webber bus route 15 and First Group bus routes 21. The nearest train station is Taunton.
Online map http://www.tacchi-morris.com/contact-us.html

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Prices £6.50 / £5 / £4 Students

The SPACE Company: ‘Sweet Charity’ - Tickets on sale at Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library, Paul Street
Date Wednesday, 09/07/2014 - Saturday, 12/07/2014
Event description Charity is a quirky, independent young woman who promises to take the audience on a fun-filled journey of self-discovery. In the style of legend Bob Fosse, Sweet Charity abounds with comedy, song and stunning choreography. This new production sees The SPACE Company give the 1960s world of New York gents, Hollywood film stars and dancers-for-hire a contemporary zing. This is a family show but parental guidance is recommended.
Location Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre, School Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 8PD.
Time(s) 7.30pm (Thursday Matinee at 2pm)
Email info@tacchi-morris.com
Telephone number 01823 414141 or 336344
Website http://www.tacchi-morris.com

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Directions Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre is situated just ten minutes drive from Taunton town centre and five minutes from Junction 25 of the M5. If using an in-car sat nav system please use postcode: TA2 8PD. There is free parking available on-site. The Centre is on Webber bus route 15 and First Group bus routes 21. The nearest train station is Taunton.
Online map http://www.tacchi-morris.com/contact-us.html

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Prices £10 / £8 / £5

South West Rocks The 60s - Tickets on sale at Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library, Paul Street
Date Saturday, 19/07/2014 - Saturday, 19/07/2014
Event description Featuring over 100 performers, the combined forces of the Taunton, Bridgwater, and Bristol Rock Show Choruses bring the Summer of Love back to life. Prizes will be awarded for the best 60s audience dress.
Location Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre, School Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 8PD.
Time(s) 7.30pm
Email info@tacchi-morris.com
Telephone number 01823 414141 or 336344
Website http://www.tacchi-morris.com

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Directions Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre is situated just ten minutes drive from Taunton town centre and five minutes from Junction 25 of the M5. If using an in-car sat nav system please use postcode: TA2 8PD. There is free parking available on-site. The Centre is on Webber bus route 15 and First Group bus routes 21. The nearest train station is Taunton.
Online map http://www.tacchi-morris.com/contact-us.html

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Prices £8 / £7 / £5

TAUNTON FLOWER SHOW 2014 - Tickets will be on sale in Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library
Date Friday, 01/08/2014 - Saturday, 02/08/2014
Event description

Taunton Flower Show is more than a flower show. We have a wide range of exciting attractions in our main arena and around the showground that will appeal to families of all ages.

Location Vivary Park and Wilton Lands, Taunton, TA1 3JW.
Time(s)

10.30am to 7pm (Friday)
10am to 6pm (Saturday)

Email events@tauntondeane.gov.uk
Telephone number 01823 401035 or 336344
Website http://tauntonfs.co.uk/

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TAUNTON SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL 2014 - Tickets will be on sale in Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library
Date Friday, 15/08/2014 - Sunday, 17/08/2014
Event description

2014 will mark the 450th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s birth and our 5th year as a touring theatre company. To celebrate we have chosen to perform Shakespeare's classic farcical comedy The Comedy of Errors and his greatest tragedy Macbeth.

Both plays will be directed by Ed Viney who last year directed the highly successful A Midsummer Night's Dream. Our fight director, Dan Stilwell has assured us of some amazing sword and fight sequences.

Location More information to follow...
Email events@tauntondeane.gov.uk
Telephone number 01823 336344
Website http://www.gbtheatrecompany.com/

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The Great Dorset Steam Fair 2014 - Tickets on sale at Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library, Paul Street
Date Wednesday, 27/08/2014 - Sunday, 31/08/2014
Event description

If you're looking for an excellent fun and action packed day out for all the family, you'll love the Great Dorset Steam Fair.

From small beginnings this annual event has become one of the favoured places for those interested in how people lived, worked and played in bygone years and it is now widely recognised as "THE" National Heritage Show as well as being regarded as the leading show of its type in the World. The spectacle covers an enormous showground, at over 600 acres being one of Europe's largest outdoor event locations. 2014 will see the show in its 46th year.

Location South Down, Tarrant Hinton, Blandford, Dorset, DT11 8HX.
Time(s)

8am

Email events@tauntondeane.gov.uk
Telephone number 01258 860361 or 01823 336344
Website http://www.gdsf.co.uk/

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Prices

Adult: £16.50
OAP: £15.00
Child: £7.00


Moscow State Circus returns to Taunton - Tickets will be on sale in Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library
Date Wednesday, 10/09/2014 - Sunday, 14/09/2014
Event description

The Moscow State Circus returns to the UK with its latest & greatest production to date, Set in the mystical centre of Moscow's cultural & artistic quarter 'PARK GORKOGO' (Gorky Park) is the perfect back drop for what is; undoubtedly the greatest & most famous circus on earth.

Don't miss this amazing show, created especially for its first ever European tour.

Location Vivary Park, Taunton, TA1 3JW.
Email events@tauntondeane.gov.uk
Telephone number 01823 336344
Website http://www.moscowstatecircus.com/

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Pop-Up Opera: ‘Cosí Fan Tutte’ - Tickets on sale at Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library, Paul Street
Date Friday, 19/09/2014 - Friday, 19/09/2014
Event description Join young fun opera company Pop-Up Opera as they present a fresh take on Mozart’s famous and much-loved comedy about two sisters, Fiordiligi and Dorabella, and their fiancés Ferrando and Guglielmo. Tickets to the show include a pre-show reception of canapés and a welcoming glass of wine, with Giles Adams’ excellent piano stylings for your musical entertainment. Opera dress is encouraged! Drinks and canapés reception at 6.30pm. Show starts at 7.30pm.
Location Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre, School Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA2 8PD.
Time(s) Drinks reception: 6.30pm. Show starts: 7.30pm
Email info@tacchi-morris.com
Telephone number 01823 414141 or 336344
Website http://www.tacchi-morris.com

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Directions Tacchi-Morris Arts Centre is situated just ten minutes drive from Taunton town centre and five minutes from Junction 25 of the M5. If using an in-car sat nav system please use postcode: TA2 8PD. There is free parking available on-site. The Centre is on Webber bus route 15 and First Group bus routes 21. The nearest train station is Taunton.
Online map http://www.tacchi-morris.com/contact-us.html

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Prices £18 / £17

Taunton Sinfonietta in concert - September Serenades - Tickets are on sale in Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library
Date Saturday, 27/09/2014 - Saturday, 27/09/2014
Event description

This concert will feature the winner of Taunton Young Musician as has now become tradition!
Elgar - Serenade for Strings
Saint Saens - Rondo Capricioso
Tchaikovsky - "Serenade for Strings"
William Lloyd Webber - "Romance" from 'Serenade for Strings'
Paul Lewis - "Rosa Mundi"
John Williams - "Schindlers List" for solo violin and strings

Location Temple Methodist Church, Upper High Street, Taunton
Time(s)

7.30pm

Email events@tauntondeane.gov.uk
Telephone number 01823 336344
Website http://www.tauntonsinfonietta.org.uk

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Prices

£15


Only Fools and Boycie - an evening with John Challis of BBC's 'Only Fools and Horses' - Tickets on sale at Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library, Paul Street
Date Friday, 17/10/2014 - Friday, 17/10/2014
Event description

Come and enjoy an intimate evening with John Challis, one of the nation’s greatest comedy actors, best known as Boycie

in BBC1’s Only Fools and Horses. In this one-off show the national treasure will reveal secrets from the set with stories and anecdotes from his dazzling career.

Having worked with some of the biggest names in show business, he’ll be spilling the beans about Only Fools and Horses co-stars like Sir David Jason and Nicholas Lyndhurst and friends and fellow performers like The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Oliver Reed, George Best. He’ll also recall tales from his time in Dr Who, Coronation Street and other TV classics.

The show will also celebrate the launch of the second volume of Challis’ autobiography, Being Boycie, and Mr Challis will sign copies during the interval and after his performance.

Location Brewhouse Theatre, Coal Orchard, Taunton
Time(s)

7.30pm

Email events@tauntondeane.gov.uk
Telephone number 01823 336344
Website http://www.tauntontheatre.org.uk

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Prices

£15


Taunton Sinfonietta in concert - In Celebration - Tickets are on sale in Taunton Ticket Centre, Tourist Information Centre, Library
Date Sunday, 23/11/2014 - Sunday, 23/11/2014
Event description

Corelli - Christmas Concerto
Vivaldi - Violin and Cello Concerto
Vaughan Williams - Variations on Dives and Lazarus
Respighi - Ancient Earth Dances Suite no.3

Location St James's Church, St James Street, Taunton
Time(s)

3.00pm

Email events@tauntondeane.gov.uk
Telephone number 01823 336344
Prices

£15