05b: Savour the moment – theatre, arts, film and music

Purpose/role:

To enjoy traditional, country and folk music and give people an opportunity to perform.

When & where:
Details in Wedmore News.
Person to contact:
Bernard Coulter
Phone:
01934 712144
Cost:
To be confirmed
Who can attend:
Open to anyone who enjoys the music.
Support with attending :
Not available at present.
Purpose/role:

Outings to theatre, opera and ballet

When & where:
Day trips and outings by coach. Details published in Wedmore News.
Person to contact:
Suzanne Metters
Phone:
01934 712515
Cost:
Variable costs, depending on coach hire and ticket price
Who can attend:
Open to all – please request to be put on mailing list
Support with attending :
Coach transport & booked seats for the shows
Purpose/role:

A club for people who enjoy getting together and watching the latest films on a monthly basis.

When & where:
Theale Village Hall, once a month on a Sunday evening. Details in Wedmore News.
Person to contact:
Bernard Coulter
Phone:
01934 712144
Cost:
Annual subscription of £16.00 for 12 films. Temporary membership for individual films available. Children free (aged 14 & under accompanied by an adult)
Who can attend:
Open to anyone.
Support with attending :
Contact Bernard to discuss.
Purpose/role:

A local pantomime & village plays group based in Theale – always looking for new members!

When & where:
Theale Village Hall, during productions. See Isle of Wedmore News or website below for news of events
Person to contact:
Bernard Coulter
Phone:
01934 712144
Cost:
Free, no subs
Who can attend:
Anyone, even those who can’t act (like most of the rest of Theale Players!)
Support with attending :
Not available
Wedmore Arts Festival
Purpose/role:

Wedmore Arts Festival is a ‘not for profit’ organisation which exists to promote the tradition of arts-based events in the area by staging a broad range of high-quality creative activities designed to bring together.

Next Festival is from 7th to 14th May 2022.

When & where:
An annual event with many different acts, artists and performances in different venues.
Person to contact:
Suzanne Metters
Phone:
01934 807229
Cost:
Each event has a separate cost.
Who can attend:
Open to anyone.
Support with attending :
Call 01934 807229 or email
Purpose/role:

A well established community group, involving local people to put on annual, high quality opera productions in Wedmore

When & where:
Meetings and rehearsals for specific productions. See website or Isle of Wedmore News for details
Person to contact:
Anne Richards
Phone:
01934 743953
Cost:
Annual membership for chorus is £20
Who can attend:
Open to anyone who has an interest in opera, singers and backstage crew
Support with attending :
Contact Anne Richards to discuss.
Purpose/role:

A well established community theatre group, involving local people, to put on high quality theatrical productions.  New members and backstage crew always welcome.

When & where:
Meetings and rehearsals for specific productions.
Person to contact:
Anne Richards
Phone:
01934 743953
Cost:
No regular cost
Who can attend:
Open to anyone who has an interest in drama, both on stage and backstage.
Support with attending :
Contact Anne Richards to discuss.