Octagon Theatre

Octagon Theatre
Hendford, Yeovil, Somerset, BA20 1UX
  • Telephone 01935 422884
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  • Website www.octagon-theatre.co.uk
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The Octagon is located next to Petters Way Car Park. The nearest train station is Yeovil Pen Mill, located just outside the town centre (25 minute walk), and with good links to Bristol, London and Weymouth. Yeovil Town Bus Station is about a 10 minute walk from the theatre.

Events at this venue

There are 32 events at this location

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At Last: The Etta James Story

Theatre production telling the story of soul legend Etta James’ turbulent life, featuring some of her most beloved songs.

Fri 28 Sep

£32.35–£43.35 / 01935 422884

An Audience with Simon Reeve

The journalist sets out on his first-ever tour to discuss the many fascinating adventures he has undertaken.

Sun 28 Oct

£28.50 / 01935 422884

  • 20:00

Austentatious: An Improvised Novel

  • 4 stars

An irreverent show performed in period costume, borne from suggestions from the audience.

Sat 6 Oct

£17.50 / 01935 422884

Back To Bacharach

A celebration of the music of Burt Bacharach, composer of 'Trains and Boats and Planes', 'Close to You', 'The Look of Love', 'Walk On By' and other classics.

Sun 22 Apr

£23.50 / 01935 422884

  • 19:30

Ballet Theatre UK: The Little Mermaid

This is a visually stunning re-telling of Hans Christian Andersen's profound story about a mermaid who gives up everything for love. It explores the nature of longing, how some choices have lasting consequences and how goodness can be rewarded in unexpected ways. Directed by Christopher Moore.

Sun 3 Jun

£18.50 / 01935 422884

  • 14:30

Beyond the Barricade

A selection of the best-loved songs from new and classic West End shows like The Phantom of the Opera, Mamma Mia, The Lion King and Les Miserables.

Fri 14 Sep

£24 / 01935 422884

  • 19:30

Chris Ramsey: Is That Chris Ramsey?

Upbeat anecdotes, feelgood humour and witty observations from Ramsey.

Sun 8 Jul

£23.40 / 01935 422884

Chris Ramsey: Just Happy To Get Out Of The House

Upbeat anecdotes, feel-good humour and witty observations from the Geordie stand-up, actor and Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee, instantly recognisable from his own television show, which kicked off on Comedy Central in January, and his role as Jack in BBC2's Hebburn.

Sun 8 Jul

£20 / 01935 422884

  • 19:30

David Baddiel: Fame: Not The Musical

It's been a whopping 15 years since David's last stand-up show, so tonight he's exploring the different ways he's perceived: whether it's token Jew, new lad or comedy rock'n'roller.

Tue 12 Jun

£26.50 / 01935 422884

David Baddiel: My Family: Not The Sitcom

An irreverent portrait of family life, memory, ageing, infidelity and gay cats.

Tue 12 Jun

£29.56 / 01935 422884

Dylan Moran: Dr Cosmos

Curmudgeonly Irish stand-up who wrote and starred in the TV sitcom Black Books.

Sat 24 Nov

£26 / 01935 422884

  • 20:00

Dylan Moran: Off the Hook

Moran plays up to the stereotype of the bumbling, drunken Irishman, but his comedy is much more intelligent than mere cliché-mongering: on stage he is uniquely charismatic, a foul-mouthed mixture of lovable and misanthropic, and always very, very funny. Moran'll be on your radar in a very big way if you know your…

Sat 24 Nov

£26 / 01935 422884

Elio Pace: The Billy Joel Songbook

Pace plays the songs of the Piano Man.

Sat 8 Sep

£25.50 / 01935 422884

  • 19:30

Jason Donovan

First came Neighbours, then the West End beckoned, not forgetting an appearance in the celebrity jungle. And now he's singing again, especially for us.

Fri 20 Apr

£26 / 01935 422884

  • 19:30

Jethro - The Count of Cornwall

Adult character comedy from the reactionary Cornishman and well-known Kipper.

Thu 6 Sep

£21 / 01935 422884

  • 19:30

Lee Mead

The West End performer and actor presents some of his favourite songs.

Sat 29 Sep

£24–£51 / 01935 422884

  • 19:30

Let's Hang On

A tribute to Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons. Tight falsetto vocals and doo-wop harmonies, featuring all those insanely catchy hits such as 'Can't Take My Eyes Off You' and 'December '63 (Oh What A Night)'.

Sun 6 May

£24 / 01935 422884

  • 19:30

Material Girl: The Madonna Story

A show celebrating the life and times of Madonna, taking you on a journey through the scandals, controversies and the music.

Fri 27 Apr

£22.50 / 01935 422884

  • 19:30

Northern Ballet: Ugly Duckling

The ensemble's production of the famous Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale is choreographed by Dreda Blow and Sebastian Loe.

Fri 15 Jun

£7 (£6) / 01935 422884

  • 14:00
  • 16:00
  • 18:00

Rhythm of the Dance

A celebration of Irish dancing in a variety of styles.

Fri 20 Jul

£24.50 (£23) / 01935 422884

  • 19:30

Rhythm Of The Night: An Audience With Ian Waite And Oti Mabuse

The two Strictly Come Dancing stars perform a mixture of ballroom and Latin numbers.

Fri 4 May

£24.50–£28 / 01935 422884

  • 19:30

Sat 5 May

£24.50–£28 / 01935 422884

  • 19:30

Ross Noble: El Hablador

The wild-haired Geordie, prone to wondrous tangents and surreal interludes, wanders back out on tour with a brand new show.

Thu 13 Sep

£26 / 01935 422884

Rumours of Fleetwood Mac

The Mick Fleetwood-approved tribute act who cover the gamut of Mac material from the Peter Green era to the Buckingham/Nicks days.

Wed 2 May

£23.50–£33.50 / 01935 422884

Sara Pascoe: Animal

Intelligent observations and quirky storytelling from the actress and stand-up.

Thu 15 Nov

£19 / 01935 422884

Some Guys Have All The Luck: The Rod Stewart Story

The story of the legendary mullet-headed rocker, whose scratchy pipes lent a welcome note of sandpaper to such hits as 'Maggie May', 'I Don't Want To Talk About It' and 'Baby Jane', but who also wrote such enduring classics as 'You Wear It Well' and 'Every Picture Tells A Story'.

Thu 3 May

£22.50 / 01935 422884

  • 19:30

A Spoonful Of Sherman

Three generations of Sherman songwriting including infectious ditties from Mary Poppins, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Winnie The Pooh and The Jungle Book.

Wed 25 Apr

£27.02 / 01935 422884

Thu 26 Apr

£27.02 / 01935 422884

Thank ABBA for the Music

Big ABBA tribute night.

Sat 26 May

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01935 422884

That'll Be the Day

Step back in time with a brand new edition of the popular touring show, and hear rock'n'roll hits from the 50s, 60s and 70s.

Thu 21 Jun

£25–£27 / 01935 422884

  • 19:30

Tiddler and Other Terrific Tales

There is puppetry, music and a host of colourful characters in this adaption of the books by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.

Sun 29 Apr

£13.50 / 01935 422884

  • 13:00
  • 16:00

Mon 30 Apr

£13.50 / 01935 422884

  • 13:00
  • 16:00

UK Pink Floyd Experience

A tribute show that spans PF's Gilmour-led catalogue from Dark Side to The Division Bell.

Fri 29 Jun

£21 / 01935 422884

What the Ladybird Heard

  • Written by: Julia Donaldson (adaptation)

The Ladybird has a plan to prevent a prize cow from being stolen. Based on Julia Donaldson's popular children's book.

Fri 22 Jun

Times vary / £13 / 01935 422884

Sat 23 Jun

Times vary / £13 / 01935 422884

Sun 24 Jun

Times vary / £13 / 01935 422884

Whitney: Queen of the Night

A celebration of the life and music of Whitney Houston through three decades of classic hits.

Sun 16 Sep

£25 / 01935 422884

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