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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
  • Films
    Films
    Regular film screenings of the best movies around plus film club chats after movies - Click Here
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    Art Exhibitions
    As the biggest gallery in Taunton we house some of the most exciting works of art in Somerset - Click Here

Music


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

Unfortunately due to problems with the band losing a key member and being unable to find a replacement in time this event has had to be cancelled. we are very sorry for all of you who were looking forward to this gig. ticket holders will be contacted regarding refunds during the day.   Gentlemen of (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…)


  • Club Kongo FEB
    February 22, 2019
    8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Tickets £10 on the door or £8 online in advance. Doors from 7.30 pm.  Club Kongo presents The Sensation Seekers with support from Bullybones On Friday 22nd February 2019 Ciccic will hold its 6th CLUB KONGO night. The simple formula is two kick ass live bands  and an all vinyl DJ – featuring killer surf, (more…)


  • Larkham & Hall
    March 2, 2019
    8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Doors open 7.30 pm – Concert from 8 pm Tickets £12 on the door, £10 on line in advance, £7 concs. (student/unwaged/income support) Americana songwriters Sarah Larkham and Elliot Hall create bittersweet, beautiful music with country elements, taking their influences from American folk, country and blues artists such as Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell and Johnny Cash. (more…)


  • Open Mic FREE
    March 8, 2019
    8:00 pm - 10:55 pm

CICCIC’s Open Mic Night will now be hosted by Su Mo & Steve Keniston. Artists & musicians are invited to perform pieces / songs / poems/ comedy / music etc! There is no charge for performing and the event is open to the public for free. CICCIC is a favourite with acts as the listening audience (more…)

Art


  • Friday morning art class 10wks - Sorry sold out. See Friday pm, Mon pm or Pitminster workshops on Sat
    January 11, 2019 - March 22, 2019
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Starting Jan 11th– March 22nd. Fridays 9.30am -12.30 pm   (Half term break 22nd Feb)   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 (more…)


  • 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…)


  • Free entry
    February 5, 2019 - March 2, 2019
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibition – Progression in Art 5th Feb – 3rd March Public View –  Wednesday 6th Feb 6-9pm All Art lovers welcome  Open Tuesday to Saturday 10 – 4pm ( Except Fridays after 12.30pm) Four artists from the Taunton area have come together to showcase an exciting insight into their work and how they have developed their (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


  • 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 2hrs 14mins – 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 (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…)


  • There Will Be Blood
    April 14, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Doors open 6.30pm – Film 7pm – All tickets £6  There Will be Blood – Cert 12A  Running time: 2hrs 38mins.  IMDB score 8.2  A story of family, religion, hatred, oil and madness, focusing on a turn-of-the-century prospector in the early days of the business. Directed by Paul Thomas Anderson and shown as part a (more…)

Community


  • 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…)


  • Death Cafe
    March 16, 2019
    2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Community Event: “Death Cafe” – Saturday 16th March 2019 – 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…)


  • 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…)


  • Rural Music Tour
    March 29, 2019
    7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Doors open 6.30  Music from 7pm  All tickets £5 Eight fantastic acts perform as part of the 2019 Rural Music Network Tour. The Rural Music Network offers young people and their communities free music-making sessions across the county. Our aims include: providing young musicians with the skills and opportunities they need to earn a living in (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…)


  • Dance Night - 70s/80s Disco Revival
    April 20, 2019
    8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Disco Revival -Doors open 7.30 pm – Music from 8pm – All Tickets are just £5 online £7 on the door. 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 (more…)


  • The Big Film & Music Quiz
    June 8, 2019
    8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Film & Music Quiz: doors open 7.30pm – Quiz starts 8pm. Cost £5 per person – teams of no more than four ideally. CICCIC’s amazing Big Film & 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 (more…)


  • Dance Night - 70s/80s Disco Revival
    June 29, 2019
    8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Disco Revival -Doors open 7.30 pm – Music from 8pm – All Tickets are just £5 online £7 on the door. 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 (more…)

Exhibitions


  • Free entry
    February 5, 2019 - March 2, 2019
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibition – Progression in Art 5th Feb – 3rd March Public View –  Wednesday 6th Feb 6-9pm All Art lovers welcome  Open Tuesday to Saturday 10 – 4pm ( Except Fridays after 12.30pm) Four artists from the Taunton area have come together to showcase an exciting insight into their work and how they have developed their (more…)

Theatre

Workshop


  • Friday morning art class 10wks - Sorry sold out. See Friday pm, Mon pm or Pitminster workshops on Sat
    January 11, 2019 - March 22, 2019
    9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Starting Jan 11th– March 22nd. Fridays 9.30am -12.30 pm   (Half term break 22nd Feb)   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 (more…)


  • 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…)


  • Hullabaloo
    May 21, 2019
    7:30 pm - 10:00 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…)


  • Hullabaloo
    June 18, 2019
    7:30 pm - 10:00 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…)


  • Hullabaloo
    July 18, 2019
    7:30 pm - 10:00 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…)