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    Life Drawing and Painting & Drawing Workshops for 2018 - Click Here
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    Amazing Live Music
    From rock, blues, jazz, indie, folk and many more great live music events at CICCIC - Click Here
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    Films
    Regular film screenings of the best movies around plus film club chats after movies - Click Here
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Music


  • Live Music - Maciek Pysz & Gianluca Corona Duo
    June 22, 2018
    7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

 Maciek Pysz & Gianluca Corona Duo will perform their magic in the open air at Poundisford Lodge, Pitminster, Taunton and it promises to be a magical evening! Tickets £8 on line – £10 on the night. Venue open 7.15pm – Music from 8pm Concessions at CICCIC- students, unwaged & supported income – tickets £5. Maciek (more…)


  • Love's Labour's Lost Friday eve
    June 29, 2018
    6:30 pm - 9:15 pm
  • Love's Labour's Lost sat matinee
    June 30, 2018
    2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Love's Labour's Lost Sat evening
    June 30, 2018
    6:30 pm - 9:15 pm

Open Air Theatre at Poundisford Lodge TA3 7AE- “Love’s Labour’s Lost” performed by the Oxford Shakespeare Company. Friday 29th June evening performance starts 6.30pm Saturday 30th: Matinee performance starts 2pm and evening show at 6.30pm We are thrilled to have back with us The Oxford Shakespeare Company for their latest production: Love’s Labours Lost.   The (more…)


  • Open Mic Night FREE
    July 6, 2018
    7:30 pm - 11:30 pm

CICCIC’s Open Mic Night is a space for performers and artists to offer new ideas / pieces / songs / poems/ comedy theatre / music etc! Performers simply book a slot and perform for free and there is no admission for the audience. Working with local performers experienced or completely new we welcome cover songs, new ideas (more…)


  • Music Quiz
    July 13, 2018
    8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Music Quiz: doors open 7.30 pm – Quiz starts 8 pm. Cost £2.50 per person – teams of no more than four ideally.  Think you can be the master of CICCIC’s amazing Big Fat Music Quiz? If so we invite you and your friends and family for a fun night out to compete with others (more…)


  • Sarah Griffiths & Year of the Turtle
    July 14, 2018
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Vocalist Sarah Griffiths with Year of the Turtle Doors open 7.30 – Band from 8pm Tickets £8 on line – £10 on the door. Concessions £5 – students,unwaged/income support. Sarah Griffiths has emerged in the last year as an outstanding interpreter of songs from the ‘American Songbook’ including new takes on well-known tunes.  Before beginning turning her attention (more…)


  • Hullabaloo - Improvisation Music, Voice & Collaboration
    July 17, 2018
    7:30 pm - 11:30 pm

Hullabaloo –  7.30pm, and 3rd Tuesday of every month. £5pp. Hullabaloo is a monthly night of musical adventures dedicated to free improvisation and a love of music, sound and noise. Anyone can join in, with their voice, acoustic or electronic instruments and sound makers. The evenings will mix open improvisations with sonic games and exercises (more…)


  • Talinka
    July 20, 2018
    7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Open Air concert at Poundisford Lodge, Nr Pitminster, Taunton TA3 7AE by “Talinka”  Doors open 7pm – Concert starts 7.30pm.  Tickets on line £10 – £12 on the door. Concessions £5 – students, unwaged/income support. The most talked about gig last year, Talinka bring their amazing skills to Poundisford Lodge this July  for an open (more…)


  • FBC present Les Carter
    July 28, 2018
    7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Les Carter (Carter USM / Ferocious Dog)        With supporting acts: Nick Parker/Jake Martin/B-Sydes Doors open 7pm – gig from 7.30pm  Tickets £8 on line – £10 on the door. Les Carter (Carter USM and Ferocious Dog) Les is best known for his work in “Carter The Unstoppable Sex Machine” in the early 90s, and these days for (more…)

Art


  • Life Drawing Monday evening
    April 9, 2018 - July 2, 2018
    7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

9th April – 2nd July 2018. Alternate Mondays 7:30-9:30pm. £10 per session. Pay on the day Dates for this term: 9th and 23rd April 7th and 21st May 4th and 18th June 2nd July Introduction These classes have been designed for individuals who wish to draw, paint and cultivate their creative skills, either for leisure (more…)


  • July 3, 2018 - July 28, 2018
    9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Creative Taunton An exhibition by GoCreate members Creative Innovation Centre CIC Café I Gallery Open Tuesday – Saturday 10-4pm (Except Fridays from 1pm). Preview night is Tuesday 10th July 6-9pm – Everyone who appreciates the positive contribution of creativity in the community are welcome. This amazing exhibition showcases the creative talents and diverse range of creative (more…)


  • Go Create - Creative Gathering
    July 10, 2018
    7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Meets second Tuesday of the month at the CICCIC, Taunton 7.30 – 10 pm GO CREATE – “SEEKING, ENCOURAGING AND PROMOTING CREATIVITY” As from this April Go Create will be running a monthly gathering of creative people at the Creative Innovation Centre in Paul Street Taunton, to inspire and develop creative projects and collaborations in the Taunton (more…)


  • Lino-cut print Workshops by Lisa Takahashi
    July 11, 2018 - August 1, 2018
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

4 weeks Lino-cut print course Wed 6-9pm 11th, 18th, 25th July and 1st August ( £60 for the 4 week course, includes professional tutor, basic set of lino cutting materials and development of at least 3 original prints to take home) ‘students who cannot attend all 4 weeks will be given an alternative project that (more…)


  • CICCIC Arts and Cultural Showcase Exhibition
    July 31, 2018 - September 1, 2018
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

31st July – 1st Sept Exhibition Opening times Tuesday – Sat (Except Friday after 1pm) The Creative Innovation Centre CIC Arts and Cultural Programme Showcase Exhibition presents the viewer with a snap shot of the rich and varied activities and events which the Centre provides for the enjoyment and inspiration that it offers for its audiences. (more…)


  • Go Create - Creative Gathering
    August 14, 2018
    7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Meets second Tuesday of the month at the CICCIC, Taunton 7.30 – 10 pm GO CREATE – “SEEKING, ENCOURAGING AND PROMOTING CREATIVITY” As from this April Go Create will be running a monthly gathering of creative people at the Creative Innovation Centre in Paul Street Taunton, to inspire and develop creative projects and collaborations in the Taunton (more…)


  • African Art and Cultural showcase 4th - 29th Sept 
    September 4, 2018 - September 29, 2018
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

African Art and Cultural showcase 4th – 29th Sept  Preview night Wednesday 5th Sept  6-10pm with music and talks. An educational Exhibition consisting of a wide range of historical artifacts from the continent of Africa with talks, workshops and music to complement the diverse range of African culture and history. Schools and College groups are (more…)


  • Friday morning art class
    September 7, 2018 - November 16, 2018
    9:00 am - 9:00 pm

Starting Sept 7th– Nov 16th. Fridays 9.30 -12.30 pm   (Half term break 23rd Oct)   Introduction These classes have been designed for individuals who wish to draw, paint and cultivate their creative skills, either for leisure or to update their professional practice. Each session is delivered by an experienced art tutor who will introduce (more…)

Film


  • The darjeeling Ltd
    June 24, 2018
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Movie Night – Doors open 6.30 pm – Film Starts 7 pm – All tickets £5 “The Darjeeling Ltd” (2007) Running time 1 hr 31 mins – Certificate 15 A year after their father’s funeral, three brothers travel across India by train in an attempt to bond with each other. A year after the accidental (more…)


  • Days of Heaven
    July 7, 2018
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Doors open 6pm – Film starts 7pm – All tickets £5 – Licensed bar on site. The film will be screened in the barn at Poundisford Lodge TA3 7AE with all facilities on site, for an atmospheric evening amongst the swallows! Terrence Malick’s glorious film set in the wheat belt just after the First World (more…)


  • To The Wonder
    July 8, 2018
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Movie Night – doors open 6.30 pm – Film starts 7 pm – all tickets £5  “To The Wonder” (2012) Running time 1 hr 52 mins – certificate 12A After falling in love in Paris, Marina and Neil come to Oklahoma, where problems arise. Their church’s Spanish-born pastor struggles with his faith, while Neil encounters (more…)


  • Knight of Cups
    July 22, 2018
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Movie Night – Doors open 6.30 pm – Film starts 7 pm – all tickets £5 “Knight of Cups” (2015) Running time 1 hr 58 mins – certificate 15 A writer indulging in all that Los Angeles and Las Vegas has to offer undertakes a search for love and self via a series of adventures (more…)


  • The New World
    August 3, 2018
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Poundisford Lodge – Film starts 7pm – Doors open 6pm – All tickets £5  Licensed Bar.  Set within the historic outbuildings of Poundisford Lodge, this should be a glorious evening with the screening of Terence Malick’s stunning evocation of “The New World” Story: Captain Smith is spared his mutinous hanging sentence after captain Newport’s ship (more…)

Community


  • Life Drawing Monday evening
    April 9, 2018 - July 2, 2018
    7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

9th April – 2nd July 2018. Alternate Mondays 7:30-9:30pm. £10 per session. Pay on the day Dates for this term: 9th and 23rd April 7th and 21st May 4th and 18th June 2nd July Introduction These classes have been designed for individuals who wish to draw, paint and cultivate their creative skills, either for leisure (more…)


  • July 3, 2018 - July 28, 2018
    9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Creative Taunton An exhibition by GoCreate members Creative Innovation Centre CIC Café I Gallery Open Tuesday – Saturday 10-4pm (Except Fridays from 1pm). Preview night is Tuesday 10th July 6-9pm – Everyone who appreciates the positive contribution of creativity in the community are welcome. This amazing exhibition showcases the creative talents and diverse range of creative (more…)


  • Days of Heaven
    July 7, 2018
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Doors open 6pm – Film starts 7pm – All tickets £5 – Licensed bar on site. The film will be screened in the barn at Poundisford Lodge TA3 7AE with all facilities on site, for an atmospheric evening amongst the swallows! Terrence Malick’s glorious film set in the wheat belt just after the First World (more…)


  • Go Create - Creative Gathering
    July 10, 2018
    7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Meets second Tuesday of the month at the CICCIC, Taunton 7.30 – 10 pm GO CREATE – “SEEKING, ENCOURAGING AND PROMOTING CREATIVITY” As from this April Go Create will be running a monthly gathering of creative people at the Creative Innovation Centre in Paul Street Taunton, to inspire and develop creative projects and collaborations in the Taunton (more…)


  • CICCIC Arts and Cultural Showcase Exhibition
    July 31, 2018 - September 1, 2018
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

31st July – 1st Sept Exhibition Opening times Tuesday – Sat (Except Friday after 1pm) The Creative Innovation Centre CIC Arts and Cultural Programme Showcase Exhibition presents the viewer with a snap shot of the rich and varied activities and events which the Centre provides for the enjoyment and inspiration that it offers for its audiences. (more…)


  • Go Create - Creative Gathering
    August 14, 2018
    7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Meets second Tuesday of the month at the CICCIC, Taunton 7.30 – 10 pm GO CREATE – “SEEKING, ENCOURAGING AND PROMOTING CREATIVITY” As from this April Go Create will be running a monthly gathering of creative people at the Creative Innovation Centre in Paul Street Taunton, to inspire and develop creative projects and collaborations in the Taunton (more…)


  • 70's & 80's Disco Revival
    August 25, 2018
    8:00 pm - 11:55 pm

Disco Revival -Doors open 7.30 pm – Music from 8pm – All Tickets are just £5. This event is designed for those who remember what a real disco felt like (unlike nightclubs today) and will love disco and funk music from the 70’s onwards. From the Bee Gees to the Jacksons; Wild Cherry to James (more…)


  • Community Event: "Death Cafe"
    September 1, 2018
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Community Event: “Death Cafe” – Saturday 1st Sept 2018 – 2 pm to 4 pm.  Join the conversation at Death Cafe Taunton @ Ciccic. Death Cafe Taunton is an opportunity to discuss all aspects of death in a relaxed atmosphere, with hot drinks and cake. What is Death Cafe? It’s a global movement to increase (more…)


  • Friday morning art class
    September 7, 2018 - November 16, 2018
    9:00 am - 9:00 pm

Starting Sept 7th– Nov 16th. Fridays 9.30 -12.30 pm   (Half term break 23rd Oct)   Introduction These classes have been designed for individuals who wish to draw, paint and cultivate their creative skills, either for leisure or to update their professional practice. Each session is delivered by an experienced art tutor who will introduce (more…)

Exhibitions


  • July 3, 2018 - July 28, 2018
    9:30 am - 5:00 pm

Creative Taunton An exhibition by GoCreate members Creative Innovation Centre CIC Café I Gallery Open Tuesday – Saturday 10-4pm (Except Fridays from 1pm). Preview night is Tuesday 10th July 6-9pm – Everyone who appreciates the positive contribution of creativity in the community are welcome. This amazing exhibition showcases the creative talents and diverse range of creative (more…)


  • CICCIC Arts and Cultural Showcase Exhibition
    July 31, 2018 - September 1, 2018
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

31st July – 1st Sept Exhibition Opening times Tuesday – Sat (Except Friday after 1pm) The Creative Innovation Centre CIC Arts and Cultural Programme Showcase Exhibition presents the viewer with a snap shot of the rich and varied activities and events which the Centre provides for the enjoyment and inspiration that it offers for its audiences. (more…)


  • African Art and Cultural showcase 4th - 29th Sept 
    September 4, 2018 - September 29, 2018
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

African Art and Cultural showcase 4th – 29th Sept  Preview night Wednesday 5th Sept  6-10pm with music and talks. An educational Exhibition consisting of a wide range of historical artifacts from the continent of Africa with talks, workshops and music to complement the diverse range of African culture and history. Schools and College groups are (more…)

Theatre


  • Love's Labour's Lost Friday eve
    June 29, 2018
    6:30 pm - 9:15 pm
  • Love's Labour's Lost sat matinee
    June 30, 2018
    2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Love's Labour's Lost Sat evening
    June 30, 2018
    6:30 pm - 9:15 pm

Open Air Theatre at Poundisford Lodge TA3 7AE- “Love’s Labour’s Lost” performed by the Oxford Shakespeare Company. Friday 29th June evening performance starts 6.30pm Saturday 30th: Matinee performance starts 2pm and evening show at 6.30pm We are thrilled to have back with us The Oxford Shakespeare Company for their latest production: Love’s Labours Lost.   The (more…)


  • Open Mic Night FREE
    July 6, 2018
    7:30 pm - 11:30 pm

CICCIC’s Open Mic Night is a space for performers and artists to offer new ideas / pieces / songs / poems/ comedy theatre / music etc! Performers simply book a slot and perform for free and there is no admission for the audience. Working with local performers experienced or completely new we welcome cover songs, new ideas (more…)


  • Theatre - Over The Wall
    September 1, 2018
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Over the Wall Productions presents: OVER THE WALL PICKING APPLES Doors Open 7.30pm – Show starts 8pm Tickets £8 on line – £5 cons/student/unwaged/supported income. A one man show about men, mental health and identity by Richard Crowe So, there are these three brothers: Mind Your Own Business, Shut Up and Manners.They’re out scrumping. Taking it (more…)

Workshop


  • Life Drawing Monday evening
    April 9, 2018 - July 2, 2018
    7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

9th April – 2nd July 2018. Alternate Mondays 7:30-9:30pm. £10 per session. Pay on the day Dates for this term: 9th and 23rd April 7th and 21st May 4th and 18th June 2nd July Introduction These classes have been designed for individuals who wish to draw, paint and cultivate their creative skills, either for leisure (more…)


  • Lino-cut print Workshops by Lisa Takahashi
    July 11, 2018 - August 1, 2018
    6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

4 weeks Lino-cut print course Wed 6-9pm 11th, 18th, 25th July and 1st August ( £60 for the 4 week course, includes professional tutor, basic set of lino cutting materials and development of at least 3 original prints to take home) ‘students who cannot attend all 4 weeks will be given an alternative project that (more…)


  • Hullabaloo - Improvisation Music, Voice & Collaboration
    July 17, 2018
    7:30 pm - 11:30 pm

Hullabaloo –  7.30pm, and 3rd Tuesday of every month. £5pp. Hullabaloo is a monthly night of musical adventures dedicated to free improvisation and a love of music, sound and noise. Anyone can join in, with their voice, acoustic or electronic instruments and sound makers. The evenings will mix open improvisations with sonic games and exercises (more…)


  • Friday morning art class
    September 7, 2018 - November 16, 2018
    9:00 am - 9:00 pm

Starting Sept 7th– Nov 16th. Fridays 9.30 -12.30 pm   (Half term break 23rd Oct)   Introduction These classes have been designed for individuals who wish to draw, paint and cultivate their creative skills, either for leisure or to update their professional practice. Each session is delivered by an experienced art tutor who will introduce (more…)


  • Hullabaloo - Improvisation Music, Voice & Collaboration
    September 18, 2018
    7:30 pm - 11:30 pm

Hullabaloo –  7.30pm, and 3rd Tuesday of every month. £5pp. Hullabaloo is a monthly night of musical adventures dedicated to free improvisation and a love of music, sound and noise. Anyone can join in, with their voice, acoustic or electronic instruments and sound makers. The evenings will mix open improvisations with sonic games and exercises (more…)


  • Hullabaloo - Improvisation Music, Voice & Collaboration
    October 16, 2018
    7:30 pm - 11:30 pm

Hullabaloo –  7.30pm, and 3rd Tuesday of every month. £5pp. Hullabaloo is a monthly night of musical adventures dedicated to free improvisation and a love of music, sound and noise. Anyone can join in, with their voice, acoustic or electronic instruments and sound makers. The evenings will mix open improvisations with sonic games and exercises (more…)


  • Hullabaloo - Improvisation Music, Voice & Collaboration
    November 20, 2018
    7:30 pm - 11:30 pm

Hullabaloo –  7.30pm, and 3rd Tuesday of every month. £5pp. Hullabaloo is a monthly night of musical adventures dedicated to free improvisation and a love of music, sound and noise. Anyone can join in, with their voice, acoustic or electronic instruments and sound makers. The evenings will mix open improvisations with sonic games and exercises (more…)