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    Join in at our open mic every first Friday of each month. Music, poetry, comedy, theatre.. all welcome.
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Music


  • Safehaus
    September 29, 2017
    7:30 pm - 11:55 pm

Tickets at £9/8 online. £10/9 on the door. Doors 7.30pm. Start 8pm Safehaus deliver their sound with passion and style in equal measure and never fail to impress an audience. Recent supports with Red Sky July (Ally Mcerlaine (Texas), Shelly Poole (Alisha’s Attic), Charity Hair (The Alice Band) and an extensive tour of Europe have (more…)


  • Open Mic Night FREE
    October 6, 2017
    7:30 pm - 11:55 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…)


  • 70's & 80's Disco
    October 7, 2017
    7:30 pm - 11:55 pm

Tickets are just £5 and helps raise money for local community based projects and services but more importantly you get a great time dancing with friends. In Detail 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 (more…)


  • Recovering Satellite Band
    October 13, 2017
    7:30 pm - 11:55 pm

A charity fundraiser for TAH (Taunton Association for the Homeless) with The Recovering Satellites and support band Kezia. Tickets at £9/8 online. £10/9 on the door. Doors 7.30pm. Start 8pm The five piece Recovering Satellites band burst onto the scene in summer 2016 delivering a new and exciting UK Country Rock sound from the heart (more…)


  • Mitchell and Vincent
    October 14, 2017
    7:00 pm - 11:55 pm

Tickets at £9/8 online. £10/9 on the door. Doors 7.00pm. Start 7.30pm Mitchell and Vincent An unusual coincidence – we both trained as luthiers when we left school. Yep, both of us wanted to spend our time making guitars. Life, of course, always gets in the way somewhat and by the time our paths crossed (more…)


  • Chris King Robinson
    October 14, 2017
    7:30 pm - 11:55 pm

Saturday 14th October – Doors open 7:30pm and band starts playing at 8:00pm Tickets £9 Online – On the door £10 Chris King Robinson is currently the No.1 most followed Blues guitarist in the world on Twitter, with over 750,000 followers. In November 2013, his single ‘Lipstick On Her Cigar’ featured at No.1 in the iTunes & (more…)


  • Hullabaloo
    October 17, 2017
    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…)


  • Little Big Horns
    October 20, 2017
    7:30 pm - 11:55 pm

Tickets at £9/8 online. £10/9 on the door. Doors 7.30pm. Start 8pm The Little Big Horns are a 6 piece funky brass band featuring great local musicians. Infectious riffs, rich tunes and wild solos combine in the bands mix of contemporary New Orleans brass, Ska and Reggae. Up front and danceable, the band runs on (more…)


  • Groovelator
    October 21, 2017
    7:30 pm - 11:55 pm

Doors open 7:30pm and band start playing at 8:00pm Tickets from £9/8 online. £10/9 on the door   Expert band ‘Groovelator’ finds freedom and elation in the groove. The band features virtuosic Hammond Organist John Paul Gard, Tom Gilkes on drums and Mark Lawrence on guitar with repertoire taken from funk and soul classics, pop hits, sizzlin’ (more…)


  • Live Music - Eddie Martin
    October 27, 2017
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Live performance from Eddie Martin on Friday 27th October at 8:00pm. Doors open at 7:30pm. Tickets £13 on the door or £12 if booked online. CICCIC is excited to present Eddie Martin, a singer song-writer, multi instrumentalist, One-Man-Band, Big Band, Band  leader, composer, producer  and arranger. He was born in London and grew up in (more…)

Community


  • Poetry night
    October 5, 2017
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Join the Fire River Poets at the Creative Innovation Centre (CICCIC) for poetry reading and socialising with other poets. Evenings start at 8.00 pm and finish around 10.00 pm. Break around 9.00 pm. Normally on the first Thursday of the month. Check the Fire River poets web page below for details. Readings have open floor (more…)


  • 70's & 80's Disco
    October 7, 2017
    7:30 pm - 11:55 pm

Tickets are just £5 and helps raise money for local community based projects and services but more importantly you get a great time dancing with friends. In Detail 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 (more…)


  • Creatives Club
    October 10, 2017
    7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Meets second Tuesday of the month at the CICCIC, Taunton 7.30 – 10 pm Creatives Club is an informal networking group that meets to provide a place where the local, but dispersed community of professional creative people can come together to share interests, bounce ideas around, spark off one another, create opportunities, increase exposure, explore collaborations and build ventures. The group will (more…)


  • Hullabaloo
    October 17, 2017
    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…)


  • Fire River Poets
    November 2, 2017
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Join the Fire River Poets at the Creative Innovation Centre (CICCIC) for poetry reading and socialising with other poets. Evenings start at 8.00 pm and finish around 10.00 pm. Break around 9.00 pm. Normally on the first Thursday of the month. Check the Fire River poets web page below for details. Readings have open floor (more…)


  • Creatives Club
    November 14, 2017
    7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Meets second Tuesday of the month at the CICCIC, Taunton 7.30 – 10 pm Creatives Club is an informal networking group that meets to provide a place where the local, but dispersed community of professional creative people can come together to share interests, bounce ideas around, spark off one another, create opportunities, increase exposure, explore collaborations and build ventures. The group will (more…)


  • Spontaneous Combustion
    November 16, 2017
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Thursday Nov 16th. Spontaneous Combustion. Doors Open 7pm – Tickets £4 – Concert 7.30 – 10pm A participatory evening of performance, games, debate and play, exploring ideas of spontaneity, freedom of expression, improvisation in music, in art and in life and asking ‘what does it mean to be free? Dissolving and mixing up ideas of (more…)


  • Hullabaloo
    November 21, 2017
    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 aimed (more…)


  • open mic
    December 1, 2017
    7:30 pm - 11:55 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…)

Workshop


  • 10 week class
    September 15, 2017 - November 24, 2017
    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Starting 15th Sept – 24th Nov (27th Oct break) Fridays 1-4pm .  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 the group to a (more…)


  • 10 week class
    September 22, 2017 - December 1, 2017
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Starting 22nd Sept – 1st Dec (27th Oct break) Fridays 9.30 -12.30pm  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 the group to a (more…)


  • Creatives Club
    October 10, 2017
    7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Meets second Tuesday of the month at the CICCIC, Taunton 7.30 – 10 pm Creatives Club is an informal networking group that meets to provide a place where the local, but dispersed community of professional creative people can come together to share interests, bounce ideas around, spark off one another, create opportunities, increase exposure, explore collaborations and build ventures. The group will (more…)


  • Hullabaloo
    October 17, 2017
    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…)


  • Creatives Club
    November 14, 2017
    7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Meets second Tuesday of the month at the CICCIC, Taunton 7.30 – 10 pm Creatives Club is an informal networking group that meets to provide a place where the local, but dispersed community of professional creative people can come together to share interests, bounce ideas around, spark off one another, create opportunities, increase exposure, explore collaborations and build ventures. The group will (more…)


  • Hullabaloo
    November 21, 2017
    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 aimed (more…)


  • Creatives Club
    December 12, 2017
    7:30 pm - 10:00 pm

  Meets second Tuesday of the month at the CICCIC, Taunton 7.30 – 10 pm Creatives Club is an informal networking group that meets to provide a place where the local, but dispersed community of professional creative people can come together to share interests, bounce ideas around, spark off one another, create opportunities, increase exposure, explore collaborations and build ventures. The group (more…)

Film


  • Blade Runner
    September 24, 2017
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Neighbourhood Cinema movie night at CICCIC with “Blade Runner” 7.00pm. Ridley Scott’s seminal sci-fi movie that set the bar for the genre is due a sequel “Blade Runner 2049” scheduled for release on 6th October 2017. Hence our showing this classic from 1982. The film was released with a voice over by Harrisson Ford after (more…)


  • Coming Home
    October 8, 2017
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Neighbourhood Cinema movie night at CICCIC with ‘Coming Home” 7.00pm. It took the American film industry many years to make films about the war in Vietnam, apart from patriotic fare such as The Green Berrets. Released in same year as The Deer Hunter it looked at the conflict from a personal point of view and (more…)


  • The Deer Hunter
    October 22, 2017
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Neighbourhood Cinema movie night at CICCIC with ‘The Deer Hunter” 7.00pm. Winner of the Best Picture and Best Director Oscars in 1979 this three hour epic from Michael Cimino brought a host of talent to this much discussed film and one of my favourites. Storyline: Michael, Steven and Nick are young factory workers from Pennsylvania (more…)


  • Apocalypse now
    November 5, 2017
    7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Neighbourhood Cinema movie night at CICCIC with ‘Apocalypse Now” 7.00pm. A magnificent war epic whose making was also made into a film, Francis Ford Coppola directed this seminal Vietnam war movie whose story was based on Joseph Conrad’s book, Heart of Darkness. Story Vietnam, 1969. Burnt out Special Forces officer Captain Willard is sent into (more…)


  • Fargo
    November 19, 2017
    7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Neighbourhood Cinema movie night at CICCIC with ‘Fargo” 7.00pm. Brilliant comedy from the Cohen Brothers set in the freezing plains of Minneapolis and starring  William H. Macy, Frances McDormand and Steve Buscemi. A tale of criminal ineptitude! Story Based on a true story, a car salesman in Minneapolis, MN, Jerry Lundegard hires two criminals to kidnap his (more…)


  • O Brother
    December 3, 2017
    7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Neighbourhood Cinema movie night at CICCIC with ‘O Brother, Where Art Thou?” 7.00pm. Another Cohen Brothers gem and starring George Clooney, John Turturro, Holly Hunter and John Goodman in a madcap tale that evokes Homer’s Odyssey. Story Mississippi, 1937. Three convicts escape from a jail chain-gang intent on getting to the loot stashed away by (more…)


  • Annie Hall
    December 10, 2017
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

As part of our Festive programme we bring you the 1977 classic from Woody Allen. Doors open 6.30pm & film starts 7pm. Tickets £5 only. Film duration 1hr 33mins. Cert AA Alvy Singer, a forty year old twice divorced, neurotic, intellectual Jewish New York stand-up comic, reflects on the demise of his latest relationship, to (more…)


  • Being There
    December 17, 2017
    7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

The best film for christmas time! from the great Hal Ashby a gentle comedy with great performances from Shirley Maclean and Peter Sellers. Story A simple-minded gardener named Chance has spent all his life in the Washington D.C. house of an old man. When the man dies, Chance is put out on the street with (more…)

Dance


  • 70's & 80's Disco
    October 7, 2017
    7:30 pm - 11:55 pm

Tickets are just £5 and helps raise money for local community based projects and services but more importantly you get a great time dancing with friends. In Detail 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 (more…)

Exhibitions


  • Change Exhibition
    September 18, 2017 - October 14, 2017
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Preview: 22nd Sept 6-9pm Exhibition: 18th Sept – 14th Oct.9.30am – 5pm. (except for Sunday 1st & 8th October and Friday afternoons) Gallery Talks: Please visit: – change.jbworld.com FROM SIAN MARTIN, PAULINE LERRY AND LESLEY ROBERTS CHANGE – Three artists respond to the changing moods of Steart Marshes We are three established artists who have been (more…)


  • Exhibition Construse Free
    November 1, 2017 - November 25, 2017
    10:00 am - 4:00 am

PREVIEW NIGHT : Wednesday 01.11.2017 18.00 – 21.00 Wednesday 01.11.2017 – Saturday 25.11.2017 Open : Tuesday – Saturday 09.30 – 16.00 Friday 09.30 – 12.00 CONSTRUSE, a collaboration between photographer Roger Dean and graphic designer Rob Watts, is a visual exploration of Brutalism – surface, texture, structure and space. The collaboration is a mutual response (more…)

Theatre


  • Open Mic Night FREE
    October 6, 2017
    7:30 pm - 11:55 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…)


  • Open Mic Night FREE
    November 3, 2017
    7:30 pm - 11:55 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…)


  • open mic
    December 1, 2017
    7:30 pm - 11:55 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…)