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Music


  • 70's & 80's Disco Revival
    April 28, 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…)


  • Hullabaloo – Vocal Group
    May 1, 2018
    7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Workshops starts at 7.30pm. £5 Exploring the possibilities of vocal improvisation and the expressive potentials of the voice. Ranging from the feral to the comic to the gentle, the melodic to the noisy, this workshop is for anyone wanting to explore their voice and meets on the first Tuesday on the month from March to (more…)


  • Live Music - Hélélé
    May 4, 2018
    7:30 pm - 11:50 pm

Tickets at £8 online. £10 on the door. Concessions £5 (students, unwaged, on income support) Doors 7.30pm. Start 8pm Inspired by the rhythms of the Bantu Forest of West Africa, Alphonse Daudet Touna from Cameroon formed the band to ‘enrich and share his music with the world.’ He started at an early age playing the (more…)


  • The Worried Men
    May 12, 2018
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The Worried Men – Doors open 7.30pm – Band from 8pm Tickets £8 on line – £10 on the door. Concessions £5 – students/unwaged/income support.  A great night of blues rock awaits! It’s no surprise to learn that JAMIE THYER’S loyal audience is still growing. When an artist has survived the music industry’s whimsical fortunes merely by (more…)


  • Big Band Sunday Lunchtime Concert - 60's Theme
    May 13, 2018
    12:15 am - 1:30 pm

Doors open 12pm. Band on from 12.15- 1.15. tickets £5 online – £5 on the door Booking advised as we have been full up at the last concert! The Sunday Big Band plays Mainly Sixties What can I tell you about the Sixties? nothing. i cant remember a thing. fortunately the music lives on and a (more…)


  • Hullabaloo
    May 15, 2018
    7:30 pm - 11:00 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…)


  • 70's & 80's Disco Revival
    May 26, 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…)


  • Live Music - Surf Garage Night
    June 2, 2018
    7:30 pm - 11:55 pm

Surf Garage Rock N Roll Night – Doors open 7.30pm – First Band on 8pm Tickets £7 online – £8 On the door. Saturday 2nd June sees Ciccic host their third ‘Surf Garage Rock n Roll Night’. We will be celebrating the vinyl LP launch from the south west’s premier surf/rock combo Palooka 5. Playing (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 or to (more…)


  • Friday morning art class
    April 27, 2018 - July 6, 2018
    9:00 am - 10:00 pm

Starting April 24th – July 6th. Fridays 9.30 -12.30 pm   (Half term break 1st June)   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 (more…)


  • Life Drawing
    April 27, 2018 - July 6, 2018
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

27th April to 6th July. Fridays 1 pm – 4 pm (half term break 1st June) £12 per session. Pay on the day or pre-book the term 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 (more…)


  • 70's & 80's Disco Revival
    April 28, 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…)


  • Go Create - Creative Gathering
    May 8, 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…)


  • May 19, 2018
    2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Community Event: “Death Cafe & Fair” – Saturday 27th January 2018 – 2 pm to 5 pm. Taunton Death Fair: A Dying Matters Awareness Week event “Everything you wanted to know about death, but were afraid to ask.” Perhaps you have worries about what will happen to you after you die, or questions about making (more…)


  • May 25, 2018
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

‘Back and Beyond’ an Exhibition by 10 local Artists Mon 7th May – Sat 2nd June Gallery I Café Opening times:  Tues — Sat 9.30—4pm (Except Friday after 1pm) PREVIEW NIGHT Wed 9th May 6-9pm ( All Art Lovers Welcome) Natalie Parsley Natalie Parsley is an artist, arts blogger and avid bibliophile from Taunton, Somerset. (more…)


  • Flamenco workshop
    May 26, 2018
    4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Workshop 4pm – 6pm Saturday 26th May Flamenco dance Workshop – Fire and Passion! Ever wanted to try flamenco? Wondering what all that foot stamping is about?! Come along to the new workshops at CICCIC! You’ll learn footwork & bodywork technique and full short dance routine, and have great fun! Flamenco is an empowering dance and suitable (more…)


  • 70's & 80's Disco Revival
    May 26, 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…)


  • Go Create - Creative Gathering
    June 12, 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…)

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 or to (more…)


  • Friday morning art class
    April 27, 2018 - July 6, 2018
    9:00 am - 10:00 pm

Starting April 24th – July 6th. Fridays 9.30 -12.30 pm   (Half term break 1st June)   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 (more…)


  • Life Drawing
    April 27, 2018 - July 6, 2018
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

27th April to 6th July. Fridays 1 pm – 4 pm (half term break 1st June) £12 per session. Pay on the day or pre-book the term 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 (more…)


  • Hullabaloo – Vocal Group
    May 1, 2018
    7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Workshops starts at 7.30pm. £5 Exploring the possibilities of vocal improvisation and the expressive potentials of the voice. Ranging from the feral to the comic to the gentle, the melodic to the noisy, this workshop is for anyone wanting to explore their voice and meets on the first Tuesday on the month from March to (more…)


  • Hullabaloo
    May 15, 2018
    7:30 pm - 11:00 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…)


  • Flamenco workshop
    May 26, 2018
    4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Workshop 4pm – 6pm Saturday 26th May Flamenco dance Workshop – Fire and Passion! Ever wanted to try flamenco? Wondering what all that foot stamping is about?! Come along to the new workshops at CICCIC! You’ll learn footwork & bodywork technique and full short dance routine, and have great fun! Flamenco is an empowering dance and suitable (more…)


  • Hullabaloo – Vocal Group
    June 5, 2018
    7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Workshops starts at 7.30pm. £5 Exploring the possibilities of vocal improvisation and the expressive potentials of the voice. Ranging from the feral to the comic to the gentle, the melodic to the noisy, this workshop is for anyone wanting to explore their voice and meets on the first Tuesday on the month from March to (more…)


  • Hullabaloo
    June 19, 2018
    7:30 pm - 11:55 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 – Vocal Group
    July 3, 2018
    7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Workshops starts at 7.30pm. £5 Exploring the possibilities of vocal improvisation and the expressive potentials of the voice. Ranging from the feral to the comic to the gentle, the melodic to the noisy, this workshop is for anyone wanting to explore their voice and meets on the first Tuesday on the month from March to (more…)

Film


  • Plastic Oceans
    April 26, 2018
    6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

In association with Friends of The Earth we are screening the new documentary “Plastic Oceans”. Doors open 6.30pm – Film starts 7pm  There will be a discssion after the film until 9.30pm. Scientists Solving a Jigsaw Puzzle…Gyre by Gyre If it was happening in one gyre, they suspected it was happening in all of them. (more…)


  • Baby Driver
    April 29, 2018
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Sunday 29th April – Doors open 6.30pm – Film starts 7pm – all tickets £5 “Baby Driver” (2017) certificate 18 – running time 1hr 53mins – Director Edgar Wright After being coerced into working for a crime boss, a young getaway driver finds himself taking part in a heist doomed to fail. Storyline Baby is (more…)


  • Lincoln
    May 13, 2018
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Sunday 13th May 2018 – Doors open 6.30pm – Film starts 7pm – All tickets £5  “Lincoln” (2012) certificate 12A Running time 2hrs 30mins In 1865, as the American Civil War winds inexorably toward conclusion, U.S. president Abraham Lincoln endeavors to achieve passage of the landmark constitutional amendment which will forever ban slavery from the (more…)


  • My Left Foot
    May 27, 2018
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Sunday 27th May – Doors open 6.30pm – Film starts 7pm – All tickets £5  “My Left Foot” (1989) Certificate 15 – Running time 1hr 43mins Christy Brown is a spastic quadriplegic born to a large, poor Irish family. His mother, Mrs Brown, recognizes the intelligence and humanity in the lad everyone else regards as (more…)


  • moonrise Kingdom
    June 10, 2018
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Movie Night Sunday 10th June – Doors open 6.30 pm – Film starts 7 pm – all tickets £5 “Moonrise Kingdom” (2012) Running time 1hr 34mins Certificate 12A A pair of young lovers flee their New England town, which causes a local search party to fan out to find them. Set on an island off (more…)


  • 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…)


  • 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 Piano
    August 5, 2018
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Sunday Film Night: Doors open 6.30 pm – Film starts 7 pm – All tickets £5  “The Piano” – (1993) certificate 15 – Running Time 2 hrs 1 min – Director: Jane Campion A mute woman is sent to 1850s New Zealand along with her young daughter and prized piano for an arranged marriage to (more…)


  • Lost in Traslation
    August 19, 2018
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Sunday Film Night – Doors Open 6.30 pm – Film 7 pm  “Lost in Translation” (2003) Cert 15 – Running Time 1 hr 42 mins – Director: Sofia Coppola. A faded movie star and a neglected young woman form an unlikely bond after crossing paths in Tokyo. Middle-aged American movie star Bob Harris is in (more…)

Dance


  • 70's & 80's Disco Revival
    April 28, 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…)


  • Live Music - Hélélé
    May 4, 2018
    7:30 pm - 11:50 pm

Tickets at £8 online. £10 on the door. Concessions £5 (students, unwaged, on income support) Doors 7.30pm. Start 8pm Inspired by the rhythms of the Bantu Forest of West Africa, Alphonse Daudet Touna from Cameroon formed the band to ‘enrich and share his music with the world.’ He started at an early age playing the (more…)


  • Flamenco workshop
    May 26, 2018
    4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Workshop 4pm – 6pm Saturday 26th May Flamenco dance Workshop – Fire and Passion! Ever wanted to try flamenco? Wondering what all that foot stamping is about?! Come along to the new workshops at CICCIC! You’ll learn footwork & bodywork technique and full short dance routine, and have great fun! Flamenco is an empowering dance and suitable (more…)


  • 70's & 80's Disco Revival
    May 26, 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…)


  • 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…)


  • 70's & 80's Disco Revival
    November 24, 2018
    8:00 pm - 11:00 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…)

Exhibitions


  • "Striving for Imperfection" An Exhibition by Christopher Newberry
    April 3, 2018 - April 28, 2018
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

“Striving for Imperfection”  or  “Quasi-Reality in a Post-Truth World” An exhibition by Christopher Newberry 3rd – 28th April  Preview night – Wed 4th April 6-9pm . All art lovers welcome. Introduction We are now living in a period where too many falsehoods are used in politics and in the media meant to confuse and obfuscate.  (more…)


  • May 25, 2018
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

‘Back and Beyond’ an Exhibition by 10 local Artists Mon 7th May – Sat 2nd June Gallery I Café Opening times:  Tues — Sat 9.30—4pm (Except Friday after 1pm) PREVIEW NIGHT Wed 9th May 6-9pm ( All Art Lovers Welcome) Natalie Parsley Natalie Parsley is an artist, arts blogger and avid bibliophile from Taunton, Somerset. (more…)

Theatre


  • 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…)