- Telephone 01935 422884
- Website www.octagon-theatre.co.uk
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.
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.
Thu 16 Mar
£16 / 01935 422884
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.
The songstress explores her catalogue of songs in an acoustic performance with the support of her pianist Nick Holland.
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.
The Chicago Blues Brothers
Celebrating the music of The Blues Brothers with a packed revue of blues and soul.
Chris Ramsey: Is That Chris Ramsey?
Upbeat anecdotes, feelgood humour and witty observations from Ramsey.
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.
The Irish folk legends perform.
Former X Factor runners up perform pop-opera covers of well-known songs.
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.
The Johnny Cash Roadshow
Cash tribute from singer-songwriter Clive John.
Jon Richardson: Old Man
Wry observations and pessimistic humour from the 8 out of 10 Cats star, who is starting to feel his age.
One of the British folk scene's best-loved artists and the voice of contemporary English folk music.
The King Is Back
Elvis tribute from Ben Portsmouth.
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…
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)'.
Port Isaac's Fisherman's Friends
A nine-man shanty folk group drawing on 200 years of traditional vocal repertoire.
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.
Sat 17 Jun
£24 / 01935 422884
A tribute to Fred Astaire.
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.
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.
Ruby Wax: Frazzled
Ruby Wax discusses her new book, Frazzled, which is a guide to mindfulness.
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.
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…
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.