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We are a fun, friendly and creative theatre group based in Taunton.  Every year we stage two major theatre productions, participate in drama festivals and spend two weeks on the road with a touring production in July.  

Welcome to Taunton Thespians

What's On!

Here be Dragons  

Our outdoor Summer Tour 2024 will run from 16th to 27th July

at the following venues:

 

Tuesday 16 July - Milligan, Netherclay

Wednesday 17 July - Compton House Hotel, Axbridge

Thursday 18 July - Barrington Court, Ilminster

Friday 19 July - Fyne Court, Broomfield

Saturday 20 July - Cleeve Abbey, Washford

Tuesday 23 July - Museum of Somerset, Taunton

Wednesday 24 July - The Grange, Street

Thursday 25 July - Blackmore Farm, Cannington

Friday 26 July - Muchelney Abbey

Saturday 27 July - Hartwood House, Crowcombe Heathfield

 

Written by Lorna Evans, who wrote the highly successful adaptation of 1001 Arabian Nights for our 2022 summer tour, Here be Dragons is a series of Somerset folklore tales of the wonderful creatures to be ‘found’ around the county.  It promises to be both entertaining and informative about these wonderful, strange creatures.

Here is most of our cast - who are playing over 100 roles between them!

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