Spring is in the air

On February 24, 2017 By

Is that the sweet smell of spring approaching?

As the blossom prepares to bloom over the coming months we have plenty to keep you entertained at the Bacon Theatre: From toe-tapping live music to exhilarating event cinema, exquisite dance and fascinating story-telling.

Still to come this spring are The Bohemians Queen Live, Darkside Pink Floyd, […]

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Spring Season 2017

On January 3, 2017 By

Happy New Year!

We are all crossing our fingers for a good year in 2017.

We hope the Bacon Theatre gets things off to a flying start for you over the coming months: from toe-tapping live music to exhilarating event cinema, exquisite dance and fascinating story-telling.

Our bumper selection of live music includes An Evening […]

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Celebrating 25 years!

On July 11, 2016 By

The Bacon Theatre opened its doors for the first time on 29th October 1991. Originally The New Theatre, this exceptional performance space was named in honour of the Headmaster Christopher J Bacon who fundraised tirelessly to make his dream a reality.

This autumn 2016 season join us in celebrating 25 wonderful years at The Bacon […]

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At the Bacon Theatre we are seeking to recruit a permanent full-time Senior Theatre Technician to join our dedicated theatre team. If you are an experienced, professional theatre technician, brilliant with people, flexible and adept at juggling a busy technical schedule, we would love to hear from you!

The Senior Theatre Technician delivers the technical […]

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We are looking for a capable, positive and highly motivated Senior Theatre Technician to join our small and dedicated team at the Bacon Theatre.

If you are technically adept, brilliant with people, and thrive in a busy team environment we would love to hear from you!

The full job description and details about how to […]

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Summer is nearly here!

On May 3, 2016 By

We warmly welcome you to the Bacon Theatre this summer with a full programme of events for the whole family to enjoy – both inside and out.

The new season is brimming with fantastic shows. Live music comes from Voodoo Room and Cotswold Clapton, plus Summer Dreaming celebrates the iconic music from the movies, musicals […]

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New brochure treats

On December 1, 2015 By

Introducing our upcoming season of fabulous events for the whole family not to be missed at The Bacon this winter/spring.

We have a few great shows still to come before Christmas and then 2016 brings fantastic live music from The Mersey Beatles, Voodoo Room and Money for Nothing.  NT Live and RSC Live screenings continue […]

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Paid Internship Opportunity

On November 4, 2015 By

We are looking for an enthusiastic and versatile Marketing & Admin Intern to join our small and dedicated team at the Bacon Theatre.

If you are organised, brilliant with customers, nifty on a PC and have a genuine interest in the arts, we would love to hear from you!  The full job description and details […]

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We are going local!

On October 6, 2015 By

Here at the Bacon Theatre we are having a bit of a shake up behind our bar, replacing some of our existing stock with fabulously local produce!

We are excited to be stocking both Bensons Totally Fruity and Weston’s Cider, in our aim to support local businesses, and be more environmentally aware. Based in Sherborne, […]

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Shock! Horror! Autumn is near!

On July 31, 2015 By

With Summer in full swing, we thought it was time to prepare you for those rainy, windy evenings ahead with our new Autumn brochure…

There is something for everyone this season – with fantastic live music from all quarters: Ben Waters, Mike Denver, Johnny Coppin, The Kast off Kinks, The Bohemians and Back to Broadway, […]

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