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Great Comedy Coming Up at Taunton Brewhouse and Somerset County Cricket Club

There’s some fantastic comedy coming up at Taunton Brewhouse in the next two months – so you can laugh away those winter blues. On 28 Jan at 7.30pm Shaparak Khorsandi relives the 90s in a trip down memory lane, where she found herself flying about London with hope in her heart, a tenner in her…

Wind in the Willows opened at Taunton Brewhouse on Saturday with fantastic performances by children and professional actors alike. As is customary for the Brewhouse’s Christmas show, the in-house production combines actors with local children – giving the youngsters invaluable experience working alongside professionals – and they have really done themselves proud. The first run…

Over Christmas we’ll be welcoming hundreds of families to Taunton Brewhouse. For many this will be the first time back in a theatre – and we are looking forward to sharing a little festive magic. We wanted to update you on the latest ways in which we’re keeping you safe this Christmas. From Fri 10…

We recently chatted to Wind in the Willow’s Director, Anna Fox, and Costume and Set Designer, Eleanor Bull, to find out more about their vision for the show. Anna is a Director, Dramaturg and Writer. She is currently Associate Director of & Juliet the Musical, and has worked on productions including Sleepless: A Musical Romance,…

The cast for Taunton Brewhouse’s Christmas production of Wind in the Willows (9 December 2021 – 2 January 2022) has been announced. Christopher Bonwell (Rat), Jeremy Lloyd (Toad), Ashton Owen (Mole) and Caroline Parker MBE (Badger) will play the four principal roles in the exciting festive production, which is directed by Anna Fox. They will…

Can you discover where Mole, Ratty, Toad and Badger are hiding?   Shops, businesses, the Library and The Visitor’s Centre are all taking part in Taunton Brewhouse’s Wind in the Willows Town Trail by hiding characters from Wind in the Willows in their windows.  The trail is linked to the Wind in the Willows Christmas production at Taunton Brewhouse this December (tickets on sale now!), and as well as promoting…

National treasure Su Pollard (Hi-de-Hi, You Rang, M’Lord?) is coming to Taunton Brewhouse on 16 November with Harpy, a one-woman performance of a razor-sharp and bittersweet dark drama from Fringe First award-winner Philip Meeks (Kiss Me Honey, Honey!, Murder, Margaret and Me). Su was delighted to answer some questions about the show, lockdown and the…

What the Ladybird Heard by the fabulously talented Julia Donaldson is coming to Taunton Brewhouse between 7 – 10 October.  She s the prize-winning author of some of the world’s best-loved picture books, including modern classics The Gruffalo and Room on the Broom, which have sold over 100 million copies worldwide and have been translated…

This is the last in our series of interviews with visiting artists who are at the Brewhouse as part of the Distillery Takeover week between Mon 20 – Sat 25 September. They are receiving seed funding and organisational support to help develop their ideas, which will be presented as a ‘scratch’ performance to a live…

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