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Taunton's rich military and religious history makes it popular with tourists. Explore your hometown by visiting our site to learn what's on Taunton, from indoor cycling classes to the Sunday Carvery at Taunton and Pickeridge. Hestercombe Gardens often hosts fun events suitable for folks of all ages, and you can always find a good antique or boot sale in the area at least once a month. 
Performing Arts Events
RSC Live:  Romeo & Juliet
  • Wednesday 18th July 7:00pm until 10:30pm
What if your first true love was someone you’d been told you must hate? Set in a world very like our own, this Romeo and Juliet is about a generation of young people born into violence and ripped apart... View event
Courtney Pine: Black Notes From The Deep
  • Thursday 19th July 8:00pm until 10:00pm
In ‘BLACK NOTES FROM THE DEEP’ (Freestyle Records), Courtney Pine returns to the tenor saxophone for the first time in a decade, featuring a very special guest in the vocal talents of UK soul star Omar.... View event
Taunton's Got Talent 2018
  • Sunday 22nd July, 12:00pm
Would you like to perform in the same venue as The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Elton and Rod Stewart? 'Taunton Live- The Creative & Performing Arts Festival' are super excited to announce that 'Taunton's... View event
Glyndebourne: Saul (Recorded 2015)
  • Thursday 26th July 6:30pm until 9:45pm
EVENT CINEMA: David has vanquished the giant Goliath, but not everyone rejoices in his victory. Jealous of the young warrior, King Saul turns against him, descending into violent, destructive madness that... View event
Spirit Of The Horse - Renaissance @ Taunton Racecourse
For the first time in 10 years – Europe’s greatest equestrian theatre show SPIRIT OF THE HORSE – returns to the UK with a spectacular new production for 2018 – RENAISSANCE. Starring more than 20 magnificent... View event
Andre Rieu Maastricht Concert:Amore - My Tribute to Love
  • Sunday 29th July 3:00pm until 5:30pm
EVENT CINEMA: ‘Amore – My Tribute to Love’ sees Andre and his 60-piece Johann Strauss Orchestra once again perform against the stunning backdrop of his Dutch hometown. This summer it will be all about... View event
Folksy Theatre Presents ‘Love’s Labour’s Lost’ at Hestercombe Gardens
  • Sunday 29th July 6:00pm until 8:30pm
Come along and enjoy this wonderful Shakespeare comedy, filled with Folksy’s touch of live music, audience interaction and downright silliness. View event
Limelight Theatre Company - Summer Musical
  • Monday 13th August, 9:30am - Until Saturday 18th August, 12:00pm
For children aged 7 -17 who have an interest in music, drama and dance. Rehearsals from 13th - 18th August 2018 and performance on Saturday morning. View event
Glyndebourne:  Vanessa - LIVE
  • Tuesday 14th August 6:30pm until 9:00pm
EVENT CINEMA: Live from Glyndebourne. A rare opportunity to see Barber’s Pulitzer Prize-winning work – opera from the age of Hitchcock, with an atmospheric score and tense, psychological twists. Suitable... View event
Talon - The Acoustic Collection
  • Friday 31st August 8:00pm until 10:00pm
Talon make a welcome return to the Brewhouse with an imtimate and unique new show performing their ‘Acoustic Collection’. Early booking strongly recommended. View event
NT Live:  Julie
  • Thursday 6th September 7:00pm until 9:45pm
EVENT CINEMA: A new version of August Strinberg’s play Miss Julie, written by Polly Stenham, remains shocking and fiercely relevant in its new setting of contemporary London. View event
The Wizard of Oz: Panto Show
Join Dorothy and her friends as she finds her way through Oz. Will the laughter and the audience participation be enough for her to get home or will the Wicked Witch of the West Rule the Land. This Family... View event