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126-130 High Street, Weston-super-Mare, BS23 1HP
Event listings for The Playhouse Theatre - tickets on sale at the Taunton Visitor Centre
Please note: this is not an exhaustive list and all events are subject to change
It’s the show night out not to be missed – wowing crowds in Blackpool since 2014, and now touring the country – OH WHAT A NITE! is a different style of tribute show to any other that you will have seen or heard of before.
Friday 21st May 2021
The Glenn Miller Orchestra
Swinging you back in time playing Glenn’s arrangements of favourite wartime chart toppers and hits from the 40’s including a remembrance of the Dambusters!
Sunday 6th June 2021
A sensational theatre extravaganza featuring the amazing talents of this five-piece band who will take you on a musical rollercoaster ride through the story of one of Britain's most memorable, visual and fun bands.
Wednesday 9th June 2021
Seven Drunken Nights: The Story of The Dubliners
Direct from the West End and having sold out venues worldwide, Seven Drunken Nights: The Story of the Dubliners returns to theatres in 2021 with a brand new production for its incredible 5th Anniversary tour.
Thursday 10th June 2021
‘The Greatest Rock & Roll Band In The World’ is a bold statement but Showaddywaddy has lived up to that title for the last 4 decades!
Saturday 12th June 2021
Mugenkyo Taiko Drummers
Following their landmark 25th year, the UK’s original touring Taiko Tribe return to the road with their latest show of skill, stamina & red-hot rhythms to stir your soul!
Friday 18th June 2021
Leo Green Presents Sounds of the 50s Live
An exciting night with saxophone star and broadcaster Leo Green, along with his explosive band and singers.
Sunday 20th June 2021
The Real Thing
Original vocalists Christ Amoo & Dave Smith and live 5 piece band are out touring on the back of a new movie playing in cinemas ‘Everything' and a Greatest Hits Album out on Universal Records.
Friday 25th June 2021
Kevin Clifton: Burn The Floor
Kevin Clifton and the sensational worldwide Ballroom dance company Burn The Floor return with a bang in 2021!
Monday 28th June 2021
Buddy Holly & The Cricketers: Summer Hollyday Special
Buddy Holly and The Cricketers play all Buddy’s big hits plus some super summer stunners from artists including The Beach Boys, Mamas and Papas, Eddie Cochran, Martha and The Vandellas and many, many more.
Wednesday 30th June 2021
Arrival: The Hits of Abba
This award-winning show brings to life the extraordinary song-writing talents of Benny and Bjorn. With fantastic harmonies, authentic costumes and first-class vocals and musicians, the high-energy production features Abba’s best loved hits.
Friday 2nd July 2021
The World Famous Elvis Show Starring Chris Connor
A magnificent 2 hour theatre production, recreating two popular Elvis Presley concerts, with 12 piece live band The Steels and backing vocals by The Sweet Harmonies.
Saturday 3rd July 2021
T.Rextasy have been performing around the world for over 20 years, and the band is now accepted as the world’s only official live tribute band dedicated to Marc Bolan & T.Rex.
Sunday 4th July 2021
The Simon & Garfunkel Story
A brand new show celebrating 50 years of one of the World’s greatest albums ‘Bridge Over Troubled Water’
Tuesday 6th July 2021
A Beautiful Noise
The internationally acclaimed production celebrates the music of Neil Diamond, led by Fisher Stevens, his full live band, and fresh from London’s West End!.
Wednesday 7th July 2021
Rhythm of the Dance
This dance and music extravaganza contains a wealth of Irish talent, an exciting 2-hour trip through hundreds of years of Irish dance and music, 22 award-winning World & Irish dance champions with 25 dazzling costume changes.
Friday 9th July 2021
Beyond doubt one of the most recognisable Tribute bands in the world, Supreme Queen continue to take things to a whole different level, with their homage to one of the planet’s greatest ever rock bands.
Saturday 10th July 2021
For the award-winning singer, songwriter, and saxophonist, Curtis Stigers, the story keeps getting better.
Wednesday 14th July 2021
A Head Full of Coldplay
A Head Full of Coldplay brings an evening of hits and favourite album tracks from the one and only: Coldplay
Tuesday 20th July 2021
Come shake a tail feather with the UK’s supreme Tina. . . Justine Riddoch and her talented cast.
Thursday 29th July 2021
Twist & Shout
An all-star cast from the West End deliver a musical powerhouse of a show that starts with the explosion of Brit Pop in 1962 through to the era of Flower Power and Free Love of the late Sixties.
Friday 30th July 2021
The Music of Northern Soul Live
Featuring the UK’s premier live Northern Soul Band 'The Signatures', with lead vocalist Stefan Taylor plus original Northern Soul legend Lorraine Silver with her classic Northern Soul track ‘Lost Sumer Love’.
Saturday 31st July 2021
Sarah Millican: Bobby Dazzler
The hilarious Sarah Millican is back on tour with a Bobby Dazzler of a new stand-up show, and she can’t wait to get back on the road and make you laugh.
Wednesday 4th August 2021
Calling Planet Earth
A New Romantic Symphony that goes on a journey through one of the greatest musical era’s of All Time – The Electrifying 80’s.
Thursday 5th August 2021
Oye Santana: The Supernatural Tour
Based around the exciting dance rhythms of Santana’s Latin music, Oye Santana is no ordinary tribute to Carlos Santana’s music - it's more of a party than a concert!
Friday 6th August 2021
Bee Gees Fever Show
Since 1999, Bee Gees Fever have been performing “Completely 100% Live” to venues all over Great Britain and Europe, honing their skills with one purpose in mind - to entertain audiences.
Saturday 7th August 2021
The Carpenters Experience
The UK's leading Carpenters show, featuring the amazing voice of Maggie Nestor and eight top-class musicians, captures the sights and sounds of the amazing talents of Richard and Karen Carpenter.
Thursday 12th August 2021
The Sound of Springsteen
With a passion for the work of 'The Boss', the 8 piece tribute “The Sound Of Springsteen” brings their years of live performances and recording to rock you with Bruce Springsteen's greatest hits and deep cuts.
Friday 13th August 2021
Little Mix Experience
Four hugely talented girls pay tribute to the UK’s finest girl-band with breathtaking dance moves, replica costumes and some of the finest vocals in the UK.
Sunday 15th August 2021
Richard and Adam: The Greatest Songmen
Britain’s Got Talent champions, Richard and Adam burst onto our TV screens in 2013 wowed the Judges and won the nation’s hearts.
Sunday 15th August 2021
The Rat Pack: Las Vegas Live with Special Guest Charley Toulan as Marilyn Monroe
Audiences are amazed with this recreation of the music of Sinatra, Martin and Davis, in a fabulous show which brings the style and excitement of the Las Vegas heyday to vivid life.
Wednesday 18th August 2021
Everlys and Friends: The Live Tribute Show
The Temple Brothers, officially the UKs No.1 Tribute to The Everly Brothers as voted for by the National Tribute Music Awards 2017 are proud to announce their new show, featuring Buddy Holly and Jerry Lee Lewis tribute artists.
Friday 20th August 2021
Leo Green presents Sounds of the 50s Live
An exciting night with saxophone star and broadcaster Leo Green, along with his explosive band and singers.
Saturday 21st August 2021
Circus of Horrors
The new Circus of Horrors show 'Revamped & Rockin' will be an immersive celebration of it's astounding 25 years.
Sunday 22nd August 2021
You may have heard of throwback Thursday, now it’s time for the ultimate throwback decade - 80s Live!
Saturday 28th August 2021
Milton Jones in Milton: Impossible
One man. One Mission. Is it possible? No, not really. Milton reveals the truth about being an international spy, before being given a disappointing new identity which forced him to appear on Mock the Week & Live at the Apollo.
Wednesday 1st September 2021
Everything Changes: The Take That and Robbie Williams Story
Join the UK’s favourite tribute act Everything Changes Take That & Robbie Williams Story for the ultimate Take That night, with 11 piece band and dancers.
Thursday 2nd September 2021
The Carpenters Story
This highly acclaimed production continues to captivate audiences across the UK with its spectacular celebration of the classic songbook that made The Carpenters a legend in the world of popular music, selling over 100 million albums and singles.
Friday 3rd September 2021
Some Kinda Wonderful: The Music of Stevie Wonder
Celebrating the genius of Stevie Wonder, mesmeric vocalist, Noel McCalla, award-winning saxophonist, Derek Nash, and a world-class band present a diverse back catalogue of classic hits.
Saturday 4th September 2021
One Night of Celine Dion
Stars in Their Eyes winner Tracey Shield's explosive compilation of Dion’s greatest hits live on stage - also featuring Celine's legendary classic covers of million-sellers from the world’s greatest bands and artistes.
Sunday 5th September 2021
ELO Again are back with their stunning 'Re-Discovery Tour’ celebrating the truly universal music of Jeff Lynne and the Electric Light Orchestra.
Sunday 12th September 2021
The Chicago Blues Brothers: A Night at the Movies
Direct from London’s West End, join the Chicago Blues Brothers and their 11-piece band for a brand new 2-hour all singing, all dancing hit parade bringing you the greatest movie anthems of all time, performed live in concert.
Thursday 16th September 2021
Ed Byrne: If I'm Honest
Join Ed as he takes a long hard look at himself and tries to decide if he has ANY traits that are worth passing on to his children.
Friday 17th Septmber 2021
Frankie's Guys: A Celebration of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons
Voted the UK’s best tribute in 2020, this award-winning celebration of Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons proudly features West End leading men from hit musicals such as ‘Jersey Boys’.
Saturday 18th September 2021
Pam Ayres has been making the nation laugh for over 40 years. She will be performing poems from her new book Up In The Attic, published in September 2019, along with classic poems and stories from her long career.
Sunday 19th September 2021
Scream if you are ready to misbehave because The Dreamboys are coming to The Playhouse with their Too Hard To Resist Tour.
Friday 24th September 2021
An Evening with Aggers
Since the home Ashes series in 2013, the Evenings with Aggers shows have been delighting audiences and selling out theatres all over England.
Tuesday 28th September 2021
Steve Steinman's Anything For Love: The Meat Loaf Story
Steve Steinman, now in his 28th year of performing Meat Loaf’s incredible back catalogue, brings you his brand-new production featuring over 25 of Meat Loaf’s greatest hits.
Wednesday 29th September 2021
The Barricade Boys
Direct from London's West End, The Barricade Boys are theatre-land's most exciting vocal group. Powerhouse vocals, slick dance routines and an incredible array of varied music transport you back through every era, right up to the modern day.
Friday 1st October 2021
Magic of The Beatles
If you’re looking for an authentic, lively dose of ‘Beatlemania’ then you need to look no further! The Magic of The Beatles is one of the UK’s leading Beatles tribute shows who play to ecstatic sell-out audiences all over the world.
Saturday 2nd October 2021
Some Guys Have All The Luck: The Rod Stewart Story
Over 50 years since the release of Rod’s first album, Some Guys Have All The Luck – The Rod Stewart Story is back in theatres with a brand new show, bringing to the stage a fantastic live concert celebration of one of rock music’s most successful artistes of all time.
Sunday 3rd October 2021
All Our Yesterdays
One of the biggest shows of its kind in the UK, taking the audience on a breathtaking musical journey through the 50's, 60's, and some of the brilliant sounds of the 1970'
Wednesday 6th October 2021
Leo Sayer: The Show Must Go On: 50th Anniversary Tour
British music legend Leo Sayer will be touring the UK in 2021 celebrating his 50th anniversary in music, bringing boundless energy, exuberance and a hit packed show.
Friday 8th October 2021
UK Pink Floyd Experience
Celebrating over 50 years of one of rock’s most influential bands, this highly authentic show recreates the atmosphere of Floyd, Featuring the iconic album “The Dark Side Of The Moon” and classic hits.
Saturday 9th October 2021
Bowie Experience is a spectacular concert celebrating the sound and vision of David Bowie. A must see for all Bowie fans, the latest production features all the hits from A to Ziggy.
Sunday 10th October 2021
That'll Be The Day: 35th Anniversary
This show has grown into a “must see” attraction all over the UK, coming up with a new production from its multi-talented cast year after year. Unashamedly nostalgic, TBTD takes its audience on a rollercoaster ride through the ‘golden’ age of Rock and Roll and Pop.
Tuesday 12th October 2021
Michael Starring Ben
MichaelⓇ Starring Ben is a hit theatre production starring the UK's ultimate Michael Jackson tribute star, Ben Bowman. Not only does he look and sound like the King of Pop, but he's honed his routine so carefully that audiences truly believe they are watching Michael Jackson himself.
Thursday 14th October 2021
Abba Forever is one of the UK’s leading International tribute Shows and theatre audiences from across Great Britain and Sweden have long enjoyed this superb recreation of possibly the world‘s greatest pop group.
Friday 15th October 2021
The Sensational 60s Experience
The Sensational 60’s Experience brings you a three hour 60’s spectacular of pure nostalgia. The show with the definite feel good factor will transport you back to that magical decade that was the 1960’s.
Saturday 16th October 2021
Maximum R'n'B with The Manfreds
Join the legendary Manfreds and Georgie Fame for an evening of Rhythm and Blues nostalgia, and some of the greatest hits ever written.
Tuesday 19th October 2021
Big Girls Don't Cry
Step back in time, to the era of romance. Where gents were gents, and gals were gals! Come and experience the iconic sounds of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons authentically recreated by a phenomenal cast and live band, The East Coast Boys.
Friday 22nd October 2021
A Vision of Elvis
The smash-hit production starring Rob Kingsley – winner of The National Tribute Music Awards’ Official Elvis Show and No1 Male Tribute Artist – is internationally renowned as the best Elvis Presley concert show touring the world today.
Saturday 23rd October 2021
Syd Lawrence Orchestra: Live and Swinging
Hold on tight as Live and Swinging takes you on an exciting journey that is stunning, dynamic, and thrilling. Directed by Chris Dean, this mesmerizing performance is packed with all your Big Band Favourites.
Sunday 24th October 2021
Michael Portillo: A Game of Two Halves
Although his political career came to a humiliating end, losing his seat in May 1997, Michael has since reinvented and endeared himself to many with his obvious respect for the solid workmanship found in the great railways of the world, the effect of the railways on the history of countries and the daily lives of their people.
Tuesday 26th October 2021
Lee Mead: My Band and Me
West End & TV star Lee Mead and his band bring an exciting new show. Singing songs from his five hit albums, Lee will leave the audience wanting more as he performs fan favourites and popular songs from the West End and Broadway.
Wednesday 27th October 2021
Fantasies don’t come any better than this with sizzling new acts and stunning routines. Brace yourself for two hours of thrilling action, provocative choreography with the ultimate Forbidden night out (and a few men in uniform thrown in for good measure).
Thursday 28th October 2021
Omid Djalili: The Good Times Tour
Multi award-winning comedian and actor Omid Djalili is now where he belongs, on a stage and bringing back the Good Times.
Friday 29th October 2021
Magic of Motown
Prepare yourself for 40 back-to-back classic Motown hits, glittering costume changes, dazzling dance moves and outstanding musicianship in this explosive concert experience.
Saturday 30th October 2021
Josh Widdicombe: Bit Much
The guy everyone can do an impression of is back with a brand-new stand-up tour. A show that will change your life and how you perceive your place in the world.
Tuesday 2nd November 2021
The Greatest Love of All
Whitney Houston’s musical legacy is brought to life in this critically acclaimed tribute show described as “mind-blowingly spot on”. Be stunned by the breathtaking vocals of Belinda Davids.
Thursday 4th November 2021
Lost in Music: One Night at The Disco
Get ready to recreate the Magical 70’s and let us take you on a musical journey straight to the heart of Disco! Relive some of the greatest songs of all time from Artists such as Donna Summer, Gloria Gaynor, Earth, Wind & Fire, Sister Sledge and Chic.
Saturday 6th November 2021
We Love Little Mix
If you love Little Mix, you are going to just L.O.V.E this show! Featuring four fantastic singers and dancers who really capture the look, the sound, and all the dance moves of one of the UK’s best loved Girl-Bands
Sunday 7th November 2021
Talon: The Best of Eagles
Talon have risen from humble beginnings to become one of the most successful theatre touring shows in the UK. This world class seven-piece band is a phenomenon and has truly transcended the tag of ‘tribute’.
Tuesday 9th November 2021
Jimmy Carr: Terrible Funny
Jimmy’s brand new show contains jokes about all kinds of terrible things. Terrible things that might have affected you or people you know and love. But they’re just jokes - they are not the terrible things.
Thursday 11th November 2021
7pm & 9.30pm
The Best of Queen: The Break Free Tour
Get ready to break free with the UK’s biggest Queen Tribute band – Majesty, in a brand-new show – The Break Free Tour!
Saturday 13th November 2021
The Stylistics plus support
The Stylistics are known instantly for their many recognisable hits such as the Grammy nominated ‘You Make Me Feel Brand New’ plus numerous classics including ‘Can’t Give You Anything (But My Love), and ‘Stop Look Listen’.
Tuesday 16th November 2021
Fastlove: A Tribute to George Michael
There will only ever be one George Michael and this show pays tribute to all his incredible music, his life and the great man himself.
Thursday 18th November 2021
Kevin Bloody Wilson: FUPC Tour
Considered ‘The Worlds Funniest Australian’, Kevin Bloody Wilson is as dry and as rough as his Outback heritage.
Wednesday 24th November 2021
Fairytale of New York: Coming Home for Christmas
Fairytale of New York is the ultimate feel good Irish-inspired Christmas show, and it features an international cast of singers, musicians and dancers bringing you all of your favourite Christmas songs including Last Christmas, All I Want For Christmas Is You, and of course The Fairytale of New York.
Friday 26th November 2021
The Drifters are back on tour with a brand-new show performing all their classic hits from the last six decades.
Sunday 28th November 2021
Jack and the Beanstalk
Make Christmas a GIANT of a family experience as we bring to life one of the most loved and classic pantomimes of all time, Jack and the Beanstalk!
Saturday 11th December 2021 to Sunday 2nd January 2022
A Country Night in Nashville
A Country Night In Nashville recreates the scene of a buzzing honky-tonk in downtown Nashville, perfectly capturing the energy and atmosphere of an evening at the home of country music.
Saturday 8th January 2022
Barry Steele & Friends: The Roy Orbison Story
The one and only Barry Steele takes on the role of ‘The Big O,’ in The Roy Orbison Story. He comes with great credentials and a genuine admiration for the Roy Orbison.
Saturday 15th January 2022
McCartney: The Songbook
McCartney: The Songbook takes to the stage recreating Paul McCartney's masterworks spanning over six decades.
Friday 21st January 2022
The Best of Take That performed by Rule The World
As Take That celebrate 30 years dominating the charts, Rule the World present an exciting high-energy production dedicated to the UK’s number one boyband
Friday 4th February 2022
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Tickets on sale at the Taunton Visitor Centre
The Playhouse Theatre at Weston-super-Mare
126-130 High StreetWeston-super-MareSomersetBS23 1HPUnited Kingdom
T: 01934 645544 / 01823 340470
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