Puss in Boots – Family Pantomime

After the huge success of our Musicals –  ‘Made In Dagenham’  earlier this year and ‘Annie’ in 2016 Jigsaw Stage Productions (Wantage) will be getting in to the festive spirit by going on tour this weekend with the all-time Family-...

Derek Paravicini Quartet

Derek Paravicini Quartet appearing at the Beacon, Wantage Thursday, December 14th 2017 The Derek Paravicini Quartet is the new must-hear group, currently wowing audiences all over the UK, following their successful debut on the BBC’s ‘In Tune’ programme. Four...

Monty Python’s Spamalot

2017 – Monty Python’s SPAMALOT – Funnier than the black death! Lovingly ripped off from the hugely successful 1975 film Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Spamalot is a riotous comedy full of misfit knights, killer rabbits, dancing nuns and ferocious...

Betjeman Festival 2017 – 1 week to go!

We hope you are looking forward to this year’s Festival as much as we are. Take a look at this small selection from the huge range of events and speakers coming up in a week… www.wantagebetjeman.com Appetite whetted? We hope so. Why not check out some of...

25 Years of Pandemonium

As part of the 2017 Wantage Summer Festival Pandemonium are staging a birthday concert in the Vale and Downland Museum, at 7.30pm on Wednesday July 19th. All proceeds are being donated to the Museum. It promises to be a fun-filled evening. Tickets are limited so early...

Wantage Neverland – Peter Pan prize trail

There’ll be a little of Neverland about Wantage town centre for the end of May school half term holidays, as local shops host a special Peter Pan trail. It’s a joint venture by Wantage town team and The Beacon to celebrate its showing, on June 10th 2017 at 2.30pm, of...