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.

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There are 27 events at this location

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Andy Parsons: Live & Unleashed – But Naturally Cautious

You'll know him best from Live at the Apollo and Mock the Week, Parsons is satirical and politically witty.

Andy Parsons: Peak Bullsh*t

You'll know him best from Live at the Apollo and Mock the Week, but this is Parsons' latest stand-up show. Can he really promise peak bullshit? Come along and find out.

Thu 16 Mar

£16 / 01935 422884

Barbara Dickson

The songstress explores her catalogue of songs in an acoustic performance with the support of her pianist Nick Holland.

Sat 4 Feb

£25.50 / 01935 422884

The Carpenters Story

  • Directed by: Phil Aldridge

Theatre show telling the tale of the brother/sister duo, featuring all the songs that made The Carpenters a legend in the world of music.

Fri 30 Jun

£24 / 01935 422884

The Chicago Blues Brothers

Celebrating the music of The Blues Brothers with a packed revue of blues and soul.

Sat 4 Mar

£24 / 01935 422884

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Chris Ramsey: Is That Chris Ramsey?

Upbeat anecdotes, feelgood humour and witty observations from Ramsey.

Wed 26 Apr

The Classic Rock Show

Air guitars at the ready for this incredible musical journey through the best moments in rock featuring music by the likes of Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Eagles, Dire Straits and Meat Loaf.

Sun 29 Jan

£24.50–£34.50 / 01935 422884

The Fureys

The Irish folk legends perform.

Wed 3 May

£20.50 / 01935 422884


Former X Factor runners up perform pop-opera covers of well-known songs.

Wed 27 Sep

£28.50 / 01935 422884

Jimeoin: Renonsense Man

Refining a lost art of the commonplace, Jimeoin is a comic with a delightful sense of the absurd and a uniquely low-key style.

Thu 9 Feb

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The Johnny Cash Roadshow

Cash tribute from singer-songwriter Clive John.

Fri 3 Feb

£20.50 / 01935 422884

Jon Richardson: Old Man

Wry observations and pessimistic humour from the 8 out of 10 Cats star, who is starting to feel his age.

Wed 19 Apr

Kate Rusby

One of the British folk scene's best-loved artists and the voice of contemporary English folk music.

Fri 19 May

£17–£23 / 01935 422884

The King Is Back

Elvis tribute from Ben Portsmouth.

Wed 15 Feb

£25–£27 / 01935 422884

Thu 16 Feb

£25–£27 / 01935 422884

Lee Nelson: Suited and Booted

Lee Nelson, the creation of comedian Simon Brodkin, is the chavvy catch-phrase monger whose Well Good Show has become a BBC3 hit. Now the South London geeza takes his banter to the live stage where it all works best. Brodkin has appeared as Nelson in a host of TV programmes including Al Murray's sketch show Al Murray's…

Fri 21 Apr

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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 'Dec '63 (Oh What A Night)'.

Sat 20 May

£23.50 / 01935 422884

Port Isaac's Fisherman's Friends

A nine-man shanty folk group drawing on 200 years of traditional vocal repertoire.

Sun 12 Feb

Purple Rain

A tribute to Prince.

Sat 23 Sep

£22.50 / 01935 422884

Reginald D Hunter: The Man Who Attempted To Do As Much and Such

The self-proclaimed 'comedian, swashbuckler and scientist' takes his latest and no doubt controversial show on the road.

Remembering Fred

A tribute to Fred Astaire.

Mon 24 Apr

£30.50–£36 / 01935 422884

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Romeo and Juliet

  • Directed by: Christopher Moore

Artistic director Christopher Moore's passionate and innovative recreation of the world's greatest love story. Presented by Ballet Theatre UK.

Sat 21 Jan

£17.50 (£16; Children £13.50 under 16s) / 01935 422884

Ross Noble: Brain Dump

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

Thu 19 Jan

Ruby Wax: Frazzled

Ruby Wax discusses her new book, Frazzled, which is a guide to mindfulness.

Fri 10 Feb

£21 (£19.50) / 01935 422884

Sally Morgan

Got a goldfish that you flushed down the toilet that you need to say sorry to? Now's your chance to apologise through the medium of Sally Morgan.

Wed 17 May

£25 / 01935 422884

The Sons Of Pitches

Inventive pop covers, original numbers and improvised songs from the multi award-winning a cappella YouTube stars and winners of BBC Two's The Naked Choir..

Sun 11 Jun

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01935 422884

St Matthew Passion With Ian Bostridge

International star, Ian Bostridge, joins the finest period instrumentalists and singers of Armonico Consort to bring Bach's masterpiece to life. A work of genius, combining the most perfectly formed recitative with Bach's most beautiful arias, the St Matthew Passion reflects on the emotional drama from the story of the…

Wed 8 Mar

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.

Sat 25 Feb

£24.50–£26.50 / 01935 422884

Fri 16 Jun

£24.50–£26.50 / 01935 422884

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