Past Performances

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JO BRAND’S WINTER WARM UP

Monday 15 July 2013 – 8pm

A FROME FESTIVAL EVENT

Long established as one of the UK’s best female comics Jo Brand returns to her stand up roots this winter trying out brand new material.

Sold Out


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UNDER MILK WOOD

Saturday 13 July 2013, SUNDAY 14 JULY – 2pm

A FROME FESTIVAL EVENT

This much-loved ‘play for voices’ is presented as an open-air community theatre production, directed for FDC by Philip de Glanville.


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PHIL JUPITUS

Saturday 13 July 2013 – 7.45pm

A FROME FESTIVAL EVENT

The team captain of “Never Mind The Buzzcocks”, a regular on “QI”, Phil Jupitus follows his Frome Festival debut last year with the Idiot Bastard Band.

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LEKAN BABALOLA AND THE AFROBEAT MESSENGERS

Friday 12 July 2013 – 7.45pm

A FROME FESTIVAL EVENT

Larger than life Nigerian percussionist Lekan Babalola, described by the Washington Post as a “wizard percussionist”, is bringing members of his band The Afrobeat Messengers to The Frome Festival for a musical and cultural treat.


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WITNESSPORTRAITS OF WOMEN WHO DANCE

Wednesday 10 July 2013 – 6.30pm & 8pm

Witness is a large scale three screen cinematic dance event.


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FROME FASHION SHOW

Tuesday 09 July 2013 – 7.45pm

A FROME FESTIVAL EVENT

A firm festival favourite but this year with a new home and a new look.


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IAN McMILLAN & LUKE CARVER GOSS

Monday 08 July 2013 – 7.45pm

A FROME FESTIVAL EVENT

Poet, broadcaster & comedian Ian McMillan and Olympic composer Luke Carver Goss present a hilarious night of poems, music & improv – like nothing you’ve ever seen before!


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WAITING FOR GODOT Frome Festival

Sunday 07 July 2013 – 7pm

A FROME FESTIVAL EVENT

Deadly serious and seriously funny!


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IMAGINE – A Celebration of 21 Years of the ECOS Amphitheatre

Friday 05 July 2013 – 5.30pm

A FROME FESTIVAL EVENT

Join us to celebrate 21 years of Frome’s very own unique amphitheatre. During the celebrations a plaque will be unveiled illustrating the stones and their history.


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MOONFLEET

Tuesday 25 June 2013 – 7.45pm

Smugglers, shipwrecks, a haunted crypt, hidden treasure, vengeance and enduring love are the ingredients of J. Meade Falkner’s classic tale.

Moonfleet, brought vividly to life in Bristol Old Vic Theatre School’s latest West Country touring production.


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Around the World in Eighty Days

Thursday 20 June 2013, Friday 21 June – 7.30pm

A bank robbery. A wager. Two determined men. A race across the globe in eighty days.


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THE TALES OF PETER RABBIT AND BENJAMIN BUNNY

Sunday 09 June 2013 – 3pm

Peter Rabbit knows very well that he is not to go into Mr McGregor’s garden; especially as it was there that his father met his untimely end – put into a pie! But he cannot resist….. and it’s only after several nasty scrapes (and minus all his clothes) that he finally escapes home to a severe telling-off from his mother.


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BALLET CENTRAL

Friday 07 June 2013 – 7.45pm

Ballet Central 2013 will feature an exciting programme of ballet, contemporary, jazz and narrative dance. The varied repertoire includes a mixture of newly commissioned works and celebrated revivals, which showcase the talent of the company’s young and emerging dancers.


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MAKESHIFT MUSICAL – A MERLIN FUNDRAISER

Friday 31 May 2013, Sat 01 June – 7.30pm

Daisy and Lottie came up with the idea for Makeshift Musical because it gave them the creative freedom to devise a production around their favourite musical numbers from the West End shows that inspire them.


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BABE THE SHEEP-PIG

Sunday 26 May 2013 – 3pm

A perfect start to half term… Farmer Hoggett wins a piglet at the fair – and everyone knows what fate awaits piglets raised on a farm.


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KIT HOLMES

Friday 24 May 2013 – 7.45pm

Kit’s trademark sultry vocals and virtuoso guitar playing have wowed audiences across the UK through extensive touring with the guitar hero, John Etheridge. “A welcome curiosity, with a style that skips cheerfully across boundaries” said The Guardian when reviewing Kit’s unique blend of rootsy-blues and folk.


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MISS JULIE

Saturday 11 May 2013 – 7.45pm

“Don’t step down Miss, take my advice. No one will believe that you willingly descended, people will always say that you fell”


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A PERUSICAL OF MUSICALS

Sunday 05 May 2013 – 7.30pm

Don’t miss this opportunity to see the stars of the future as they perform routines from musicals such as Singin’ in the Rain, Into the Woods, Avenue Q and Moulin Rouge.


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The Count Of Monte Cristo

Friday 03 May 2013 – 7.45pm

The perfect way to pretend you have read the 1000 page book! From this highly acclaimed company comes a fabulous telling of Dumas’ epic tale through the eyes of the employees of a cigar-rolling factory. Edmund Dantes is, falsely imprisoned by his jealous companions; he escapes and uses a hidden treasure to exact his revenge