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May 28 @ 3:00 pm
Illyria presents THE EMPEROR’S NEW CLOTHES @ The Merlin Theatre   | England | United Kingdom
Illyria presents THE EMPEROR’S NEW CLOTHES The Emperor is a lovely man, but he’s not the best judge of character, and is often surrounded by idiots. What keeps him sane is the monthly Grand Parade[...]
Jun 2 @ 7:45 pm
Katy Brand presents I WAS A TEENAGE CHRISTIAN @ The Merlin Theatre    | England | United Kingdom
Katy Brand’s hit Edinburgh Festival show I Was a Teenage Christian is an honest, fascinating and funny exploration of her self-imposed conversion and total immersion in evangelical Christianity. One Sunday, aged 13, Katy went to[...]
Jun 3 @ 7:45 pm
Adam Wakeman and Damian Wilson @ The Merlin Theatre   | England | United Kingdom
After two successful shows early in 2016, Adam Wakeman and Damian Wilson embark on a duo acoustic tour featuring Damian on vocals and acoustic guitar and Adam on piano, vocals and acoustic guitar. They’ll be[...]
Soho Cinders @ The Merlin
Jun 10 @ 7:45 pm
Soho Cinders @ The Merlin  | England | United Kingdom
Written by Stiles and Drewe in collaboration with Elliot Davis, Soho Cinders is a hilarious, satirical take on the classic tale of Cinderella. When impoverished student Robbie becomes romantically involved with engaged Mayoral candidate James[...]
Jun 11 @ 3:00 pm
National Theatre Live PETER PAN @ The Merlin Theatre   | England | United Kingdom
FILMED THEATRE SCREENING CAPTURED LIVE IN FRONT OF AN AUDIENCE ★★★★★ ‘Spellbindingly imaginative. A dazzling production.’ Radio Times All children, except one, grow up… Captured live at the National Theatre, a recorded performance of JM[...]
Jun 13 @ 6:00 pm
Glyndebourne 2017 presents LA TRAVIATA @ The Merlin Theatre | England | United Kingdom
FILMED THEATRE SCREENING Captured live in 2014 Violetta gives up every hope of happiness in this heart-wrenching love story. With its world-famous arias, La traviata is the perfect introduction to Glyndebourne. Alfredo, a young man[...]
Jun 16 @ 7:45 pm
Brighton Beam Productions presents MY FRIEND LESTER @ The Merlin Theatre  | England | United Kingdom
Brighton Beam Productions presents MY FRIEND LESTER Billie Holiday and saxophonist Lester Young recorded such achingly beautiful music together it was impossible for many to believe that they were not lovers… or were they? This[...]
Jun 21 @ 7:30 pm
Selwood Academy presents LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS @ The Merlin Theatre   | England | United Kingdom
Selwood Academy presents this deviously delicious Broadway and Hollywood sci-fi smash musical. Little Shop Of Horrors has devoured the hearts of theatre goers for over 30 years. Howard Ashman and Alan Menken (Disney’s The Little[...]
Jun 22 @ 7:30 pm
Selwood Academy presents LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS @ The Merlin Theatre   | England | United Kingdom
Selwood Academy presents this deviously delicious Broadway and Hollywood sci-fi smash musical. Little Shop Of Horrors has devoured the hearts of theatre goers for over 30 years. Howard Ashman and Alan Menken (Disney’s The Little[...]
Jun 23 @ 7:30 pm
Selwood Academy presents LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS @ The Merlin Theatre   | England | United Kingdom
Selwood Academy presents this deviously delicious Broadway and Hollywood sci-fi smash musical. Little Shop Of Horrors has devoured the hearts of theatre goers for over 30 years. Howard Ashman and Alan Menken (Disney’s The Little[...]
Jun 24 @ 7:30 pm
Selwood Academy presents LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS @ The Merlin Theatre   | England | United Kingdom
Selwood Academy presents this deviously delicious Broadway and Hollywood sci-fi smash musical. Little Shop Of Horrors has devoured the hearts of theatre goers for over 30 years. Howard Ashman and Alan Menken (Disney’s The Little[...]
National Theatre Live SALOMÉ @ The Merlin Theatre
Jun 26 @ 7:00 pm
National Theatre Live SALOMÉ @ The Merlin Theatre    | England | United Kingdom
FILMED THEATRE SCREENING LIVE BROADCAST The story has been told before, but never like this. An occupied desert nation. A radical from the wilderness on hunger strike. A girl whose mysterious dance will change the[...]
Jul 7 @ 7:00 pm
Miracle Theatre presents THE THIRD POLICEMAN @ The Merlin Theatre   | England | United Kingdom
A Surreal Comic Adventure Adapted by Bill Scott, Meiert Avis and Robert Bayley This summer Cornwall’s Miracle Theatre ventures into a world somewhere between Alice in Wonderland and Father Ted, where the earth is not[...]
Jul 8 @ 6:00 pm
Glyndebourne 2017 presents HAMLET @ The Merlin Theatre   | England | United Kingdom
FILMED THEATRE SCREENING Captured live on 6 July Be part of a major new operatic work – join us for the world premiere of Brett Dean’s new opera based on Shakespeare’s best-known tragedy. Brett Dean’s[...]
Jul 9 @ 7:00 pm
Illyria presents PRIDE AND PREJUDICE @ The Merlin Theatre  | England | United Kingdom
It’s back! Illyria’s production of Jane Austen’s glorious social comedy attracted sell-out audiences for four consecutive years. It toured throughout the UK and Europe, attracted nationwide critical acclaim and at its run at the 2003[...]
Jul 10 @ 7:45 pm
Dr David Starkey presents HENRY VIII @ The Merlin Theatre  | England | United Kingdom
Talk with Q&A Henry VIII is the only king whose shape you remember. He bestrides our history like a colossus and the decisions he took still reverberate today. The Reformation is the first Brexit; his[...]
Tri.Art Theatre School Juniors present DISNEY’S ‘THE JUNGLE BOOK’ KIDS @ The Merlin Theatre   | England | United Kingdom
Music and lyrics by Richard M. Sherman, Robert B. Sherman & Terry Gilkyson Based on the novel The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling Produced by Claudia Pepler & Amy Maughan The jungle is jumpin’ with[...]
LOVE, BOMBS AND APPLES @ The Merlin Theatre
Jul 13 @ 7:45 pm
LOVE, BOMBS AND APPLES @ The Merlin Theatre   | England | United Kingdom
AIK Productions and Turtle Key Arts presents LOVE, BOMBS AND APPLES After a successful summer tour and a London run in 2016 Love, Bombs and Apples comes to Frome. This is an extremely funny and[...]
Jul 20 @ 7:00 pm
National Theatre Live ANGELS IN AMERICA Part 1 @ The Merlin Theatre    | England | United Kingdom
FILMED THEATRE SCREENING Part 1 – Millenium Approaches LIVE BROADCAST America in the mid-1980s. In the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life and death, love and[...]
Jul 22 @ 1:00 pm
Bojangles presents PAST AND PRESENT @ The Merlin Theatre   | England | United Kingdom
As Bojangles goes into its tenth year in 2017 we take the opportunity at our biannual show to showcase routines old and new. This is a wonderful opportunity for families to come and watch their[...]
Jul 22 @ 6:00 pm
Bojangles presents PAST AND PRESENT @ The Merlin Theatre   | England | United Kingdom
As Bojangles goes into its tenth year in 2017 we take the opportunity at our biannual show to showcase routines old and new. This is a wonderful opportunity for families to come and watch their[...]
Jul 30 @ 7:00 pm
Illyria presents THE LOST WORLD @ The Merlin Theatre   | England | United Kingdom
THE LOST WORLD By Sir Arthur Conan Doyle Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic story transcends all previous monster stories because his adventurers were the first to bring the monsters back to civilization! Four intrepid explorers,[...]
Aug 2 @ 7:00 pm
Folksy Theatre presents TWELFTH NIGHT @ The Merlin Theatre  | England | United Kingdom
Folksy Theatre presents TWELFTH NIGHT By William Shakespeare Folksy Theatre presents one of Shakespeare’s most famous comedies, Twelfth Night. Two twin siblings, Viola and Sebastian, are separated in a shipwreck and Viola takes on the[...]
Aug 3 @ 6:00 pm
Glyndebourne 2017 presents LA CLEMENZA DI TITO @ The Merlin Theatre   | England | United Kingdom
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart FILMED THEATRE SCREENING Captured live *Spurned by Tito, Vitellia seeks revenge. Besotted Sesto agrees to avenge her as a token of his love, but all does not go to plan. A brand[...]
Titus Andronicus @ The Merlin Theatre
Aug 9 @ 7:00 pm
Titus Andronicus @ The Merlin Theatre    | England | United Kingdom
The decay of Rome reaches violent depths in Shakespeare’s most bloody play. Titus is a ruler exhausted by war and loss, who relinquishes power but leaves Rome in disorder. Rape, cannibalism and severed body parts[...]
Aug 23 @ 7:00 pm
LES MISÉRABLES SCHOOL EDITION™ @ The Merlin  | England | United Kingdom
Tri.Art Theatre School Seniors present LES MISÉRABLES SCHOOL EDITION™ Performed entirely by students A musical by ALAIN BOUBLIL and CLAUDE-MICHEL SCHÖNBERG Based on the novel by VICTOR HUGO Music by CLAUDE-MICHEL SCHÖNBERG Produced by Claudia[...]
Aug 24 @ 7:00 pm
LES MISÉRABLES SCHOOL EDITION™ @ The Merlin  | England | United Kingdom
Tri.Art Theatre School Seniors present LES MISÉRABLES SCHOOL EDITION™ Performed entirely by students A musical by ALAIN BOUBLIL and CLAUDE-MICHEL SCHÖNBERG Based on the novel by VICTOR HUGO Music by CLAUDE-MICHEL SCHÖNBERG Produced by Claudia[...]
Aug 25 @ 7:00 pm
LES MISÉRABLES SCHOOL EDITION™ @ The Merlin  | England | United Kingdom
Tri.Art Theatre School Seniors present LES MISÉRABLES SCHOOL EDITION™ Performed entirely by students A musical by ALAIN BOUBLIL and CLAUDE-MICHEL SCHÖNBERG Based on the novel by VICTOR HUGO Music by CLAUDE-MICHEL SCHÖNBERG Produced by Claudia[...]
Aug 26 @ 7:00 pm
LES MISÉRABLES SCHOOL EDITION™ @ The Merlin  | England | United Kingdom
Tri.Art Theatre School Seniors present LES MISÉRABLES SCHOOL EDITION™ Performed entirely by students A musical by ALAIN BOUBLIL and CLAUDE-MICHEL SCHÖNBERG Based on the novel by VICTOR HUGO Music by CLAUDE-MICHEL SCHÖNBERG Produced by Claudia[...]
National Theatre Live YERMA @ The Merlin Theatre
Aug 31 @ 7:00 pm
National Theatre Live YERMA @ The Merlin Theatre | England | United Kingdom
FILMED THEATRE SCREENING By Simon Stone after Federico Garcia Lorca LIVE BROADCAST The incredible Billie Piper (Penny Dreadful, Great Britain) returns in her Evening Standard Best Actress award-winning role. A young woman is driven to[...]