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    Films
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Music


  • BEJE
    January 26, 2019
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Bristol European Jazz Ensemble Doors open 7.30 pm Concert 8 pm. Tickets £12 on the door, £10 online Concessions £8 students/unwaged/income support. ‘Yunmi Kang and Sangyeon Park with the BEJE trio’ Bristol, Europe’s Green Capital in 2015, has long had a world-famous cultural buzz about it. It draws in talented players from around the world (more…)


  • Al Swainger Quartet
    February 1, 2019
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Al Swainger Quartet – Doors open 7.30pm concert 8 pm. Tickets £12 on the door, £10 online, £7 concessions (students/unwaged/income support) Mix Chick Corea with Radiohead in a blender then use the resulting cocktail to write film music and you might get something a little like this… The Al Swainger Q*tet is a four piece (more…)


  • Duncan Anselm Quartet
    February 8, 2019
    8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Doors open 7.30 pm – Concert 8 pm  Tickets £12 on the door – £10 on line – Cons £7 (student/unwaged/income support)   Expect straight-ahead jazz – 1950s/60s style and beyond – whether it’s hard bop from fantastic Blue Note artists such as Sonny Clark and Hank Mobley, carefully arranged standards from the great American (more…)


  • The Plinks
    February 9, 2019
    8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Doors  7.30 pm – Start 8 pm Tickets £10 online – £12 on the door Concessions £7 (students, unwaged & supported income) The Plinks are an exciting folk & country group from North Somerset .. They are fronted by songsmith Barry Walsh writer of ‘Bring Her Home’ and ‘The Matthew’. His music is well documented (more…)


  • Gentlemen of Few
    February 15, 2019
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Gentlemen of Few – Doors open 7.30pm – Music from 8pm Tickets £12 on the door – £10 advance online – £7 concessions online (students/unwaged/income support. BBC Radio 2 Folk Award Finalists, Gentlemen of Few, play an eclectic blend of indie-folk and  classic rock with skilful vocal harmonies and powerful lyrics perform their music with (more…)


  • Suntou Sussi & Jimi Can
    February 16, 2019
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Doors Open 7.30 pm – Concert from 8 pm Tickets £12 on the door – £10 online – £7 concessions (students/unwaged/income support) Suntou Susso & Jimi Can Flamenco/Reggae/Latin singer Jimi Can from Spain joins forces with Gambian griot singer, kora player and percussionist Suntou Suuso for a multi-cultural music experience that will take you around (more…)


  • Big Band Sundays
    February 17, 2019
    12:15 pm - 1:15 pm

Doors open 12pm. Band on from 12.15- 1.15. Tickets £5 online or door.  (booking online is the only guarantee of entry as these concerts are proving very popular!) Come and enjoy a big band jazz session before your Sunday lunch!  The cafe is open for the duration for hot and cold drinks. The Sunday Big (more…)

Art


  • Life Drawing
    January 11, 2019 - March 22, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

11th Jan – 22nd March . Fridays 1 pm – 4 pm (half term break 22nd Feb)  Life Drawing Art Class These classes are open to individuals of all abilities who wish to develop their life drawing skills. We work in a creative, sympathetic environment using a variety of poses and models. In order to expand (more…)


  • Life Drawing
    January 14, 2019 - March 25, 2019
    7:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Life Drawing Classes – Alternate Mondays at the CICCIC Taunton 7.30-9.30pm Life drawing Class Spring 2019 Alternate Monday  7.30pm – 9.30pm at CICCIC £10 per session Suitable for all abilities Please bring materials Debbi Sutton creates a vibrant artistic environment in her classes; bringing a breadth of experience to empower students of any level.  Why not come (more…)


  • Saturday morning art class
    January 19, 2019 - March 23, 2019
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Pitminster Village Hall  Jan 12th – March 23rd 9.30 -12.30pm   These classes have been designed for individuals who like to have fun drawing and painting and develop their creative skills for leisure. They aspire to stimulate debate, identify interests and encourage originality. Each workshop develops observational and technical skills, design and compositional understanding. Janet (more…)


  • Big Band Sundays
    February 17, 2019
    12:15 pm - 1:15 pm

Doors open 12pm. Band on from 12.15- 1.15. Tickets £5 online or door.  (booking online is the only guarantee of entry as these concerts are proving very popular!) Come and enjoy a big band jazz session before your Sunday lunch!  The cafe is open for the duration for hot and cold drinks. The Sunday Big (more…)

Film


  • Jazz On A Summer's Day
    February 3, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Doors open 6.30 pm – Film 7 pm – All tickets £6. Cert U. Running time 1 hr 25mins. Released 1960. Set at the Newport jazz festival in 1958, this documentary mixes images of water and the town with performers and audience. The film progresses from day to night and from improvisational music to Gospel. (more…)


  • I'm Not There
    February 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Doors open 6.30pm – Film 7pm – All tickets £6  Cert 15 Running Time 2h 15min Made 2007 Ruminations on the life of Bob Dylan, where six characters embody a different aspect of the musician’s life and work. Six incarnations of Bob Dylan: an actor, a folk singer, an electrified troubadour, Rimbaud, Billy the Kid, and Woody (more…)


  • Lives of Others
    March 3, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Sunday film night – doors open 6.30 pm – film starts 7 pm – all tickets £6  In 1984 East Berlin, an agent of the secret police, conducting surveillance on a writer and his lover, finds himself becoming increasingly absorbed by their lives. The first in a series of films set in Germany shown through (more…)


  • Baader Meinhof Complex
    March 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Sunday film night – doors open 6.30 pm – film starts 7 pm – all tickets £6  A look at Germany’s terrorist group, The Red Army Faction (RAF), which organized bombings, robberies, kidnappings and assassinations in the late 1960s and ’70s. The second of three films set in Post War Germany. Storyline Germany in the (more…)


  • Bridge of Spies
    March 31, 2019
    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Sunday film night – doors open 6.30 pm – film starts 7 pm – all tickets £6  During the Cold War, an American lawyer is recruited to defend an arrested Soviet spy in court, and then help the CIA facilitate an exchange of the spy for the Soviet captured American U2 spy plane pilot, Francis (more…)

Community


  • Life Drawing
    January 11, 2019 - March 22, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

11th Jan – 22nd March . Fridays 1 pm – 4 pm (half term break 22nd Feb)  Life Drawing Art Class These classes are open to individuals of all abilities who wish to develop their life drawing skills. We work in a creative, sympathetic environment using a variety of poses and models. In order to expand (more…)


  • Life Drawing
    January 14, 2019 - March 25, 2019
    7:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Life Drawing Classes – Alternate Mondays at the CICCIC Taunton 7.30-9.30pm Life drawing Class Spring 2019 Alternate Monday  7.30pm – 9.30pm at CICCIC £10 per session Suitable for all abilities Please bring materials Debbi Sutton creates a vibrant artistic environment in her classes; bringing a breadth of experience to empower students of any level.  Why not come (more…)


  • Saturday morning art class
    January 19, 2019 - March 23, 2019
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Pitminster Village Hall  Jan 12th – March 23rd 9.30 -12.30pm   These classes have been designed for individuals who like to have fun drawing and painting and develop their creative skills for leisure. They aspire to stimulate debate, identify interests and encourage originality. Each workshop develops observational and technical skills, design and compositional understanding. Janet (more…)


  • public talk
    January 30, 2019
    6:45 pm - 10:30 pm

Doors open 6.45pm – Talk from 7.15pm Hosted by Extinction Rebellion this is a free public event. The planet is in ecological crisis, we are in the midst of the sixth mass extinction event this planet has experienced. Scientists believe we have entered a period of abrupt climate breakdown. This is an unprecedented global emergency. (more…)


  • Lives of Others
    March 3, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Sunday film night – doors open 6.30 pm – film starts 7 pm – all tickets £6  In 1984 East Berlin, an agent of the secret police, conducting surveillance on a writer and his lover, finds himself becoming increasingly absorbed by their lives. The first in a series of films set in Germany shown through (more…)


  • The Big Music Quiz
    March 15, 2019
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Music Quiz doors open 7.30pm – Quiz starts 8pm.  Cost £2.50 per person – teams of no more than four ideally. CICCIC’s amazing Big Fat Music Quiz is designed to be a fun evening as well as test your knowledge of music over the last fifty years or so. There will be general questions on (more…)


  • Baader Meinhof Complex
    March 17, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Sunday film night – doors open 6.30 pm – film starts 7 pm – all tickets £6  A look at Germany’s terrorist group, The Red Army Faction (RAF), which organized bombings, robberies, kidnappings and assassinations in the late 1960s and ’70s. The second of three films set in Post War Germany. Storyline Germany in the (more…)


  • Disco Revival
    March 29, 2019
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Disco Revival -Doors open 7.30 pm – Music from 8pm – All Tickets are just £7. 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

Theatre

Workshop


  • Life Drawing
    January 11, 2019 - March 22, 2019
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

11th Jan – 22nd March . Fridays 1 pm – 4 pm (half term break 22nd Feb)  Life Drawing Art Class These classes are open to individuals of all abilities who wish to develop their life drawing skills. We work in a creative, sympathetic environment using a variety of poses and models. In order to expand (more…)


  • Life Drawing
    January 14, 2019 - March 25, 2019
    7:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Life Drawing Classes – Alternate Mondays at the CICCIC Taunton 7.30-9.30pm Life drawing Class Spring 2019 Alternate Monday  7.30pm – 9.30pm at CICCIC £10 per session Suitable for all abilities Please bring materials Debbi Sutton creates a vibrant artistic environment in her classes; bringing a breadth of experience to empower students of any level.  Why not come (more…)


  • Saturday morning art class
    January 19, 2019 - March 23, 2019
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Pitminster Village Hall  Jan 12th – March 23rd 9.30 -12.30pm   These classes have been designed for individuals who like to have fun drawing and painting and develop their creative skills for leisure. They aspire to stimulate debate, identify interests and encourage originality. Each workshop develops observational and technical skills, design and compositional understanding. Janet (more…)


  • Hullabaloo
    April 16, 2019
    7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Hullabaloo Improvisation Orchestra –  7.30pm  (3rd Tuesday of every month). £5 entry The Hullabaloo Improvising group is gathering again. We will be meeting on the third Tuesday of every month. We had an inspiring festival last November with an excellent performance from the group and some great guests. We are now looking to develop new (more…)