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magic of the musicals

20th & 21st May 2022

£10 students, £12.50 adults

Axminster Musical Theatre, bring you another evening of entertainment from your favourite West End and Broadway Shows.

Quiz night

29th May 2022


Join us at the Guildhall for a free Quiz Night on the last Sunday of every month. Feel free to book your ticket, or just turn up on the night. We would love to see you!

Axminster Repair Cafe

11th June 2022


Local residents are now able to bring their broken household items to monthly Repair Café sessions at the Guildhall. Saving as many broken, worn and once-loved possessions as possible from landfill.

Dont stop (fleetwood Mac tribute)

11th June 2022


Don’t Stop Fleetwood Mac Tribute Band perform all over the country bringing venues their flavour of Fleetwood Mac with all the chemistry and performance you could ever want.

giggle at the guildhall

14th June 2022

£7 or Buy April, May & June for only £15

The Guildhall's very own monthly stand up comedy night, hosted by Tom Glover. Featuring guest comics Chris Chopping and Phil Cooper.

I'm Still standing

17th June 2022


The ultimate celebration of one of the UK's biggest selling artists of all time, Elton John. This is a simply unmissable performance of all of the hits, spanning an amazing 50 years!

keeping up appearances

12th, 14th & 15th July 2022


PROJECT PLAY presents this classic. Join Hyacinth as she continues her attempts to prove her social superiority, by involving herself in the local play!

let there b/DC

16th July 2022


An exciting, pulse pounding tribute to AC/DC which recaptures the essence of a 1970’s AC/DC performance, but with the canon firing crescendo of a modern show. Enjoy an evening of rock!

Beach boyz tribute band

17th July 2022


Now in their 6th year of touring theatres and festivals in the UK and Europe, the Beach Boyz Tribute Band have entertained thousands of people with their energetic, crowd pleasing, stage show.

Broadway and beyond

29th July 2022

£20 (£18.50 concessions)

Now in its fifteenth successful year touring the UK, Broadway and Beyond is a thrilling and entertaining mix of musical wit from the most popular musicals of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.

Ministry of science: live!

1st August 2022

£18 or £70 for a family ticket

Ministry of Science takes an anarchic approach to science, with 20ft LIQUID NITROGEN clouds, exploding OXYGEN & HYDROGEN balloons, FIRE TORNADOS and even a self-built Hovercraft!

Absolutely Dragulous!

12th August 2022


Join Marilyn & Amanda Fockhard for their BRAND NEW 2022 tour, Absolutely Dragulous. For one night only at The Axminster Guildhall, good night guaranteed!

LDN Wrestling

25th August 2022

£15 Adults, £12 Children & £45 Family 4

The bone-crunching Superstars of LDN Wrestling, are bringing a host of top international wrestling stars to the ring to face the very best of home-grown talent, in two hours of rip-roaring entertainment.


27th August 2022


Quo-incidence are an authentic UK tribute to the legendary rockers, if you're looking for the nearest thing to Status Quo you won't be disappointed!

top of the pops live stage show

2nd September 2022


The Top of the Pops Live Stage Show is a live music trip, playing some of the finest releases from the 60s, 70s, 80s and 90s, as presented on the BBCs Top of the Pops.

elvis - the legend returns

11th September 2022


Covering the greatest hits and some of the biggest songs by the King of Rock n Roll, this is a truly stunning & authentic tribute by one of the worlds foremost Elvis Tribute artists. This show delivers the wow factor.

The guitar icons

24th September 2022


A colourful, dynamic and exciting tribute show featuring the music of some of the world’s most iconic and influential electric guitar players. Including: Eddie Van Halen, Jimi Hendrix, Brian May and many more.....

Dom Joly

17th October 2022


Dom Joly is best known as the creator of Trigger Happy TV. And now the writer and broadcaster is undertaking his first UK tour since 2011, giving fans a rare opportunity to see him live.

Elvis vs jerry lee - showdown

22nd October 2022


Who was the real king of rock ‘n’ roll? Elvis the Pelvis? Or The Killer – Jerry Lee Lewis This is your opportunity to decide as the two come head to head at the Axminster Guildhall in 2022!

omid djalili

28th October 2022


After experimenting with a Zoom gig where he got muted by 639 people, multi-award winning actor and comedian Omid Djalili is now back where he belongs, on a stage and bringing back The Good Times.

80s night live - featuring jena

29th October 2022


The 80s is making a comeback! Don't miss a night that will have you up off your seat and dancing the night away. Jena will be performing your classic 80's favourites all under UV lighting!

The Glow Experience UV halloween party

30th October 2022

£10 adults, £15 child

We're having a spooktacular Halloween weekend with our Glow Experience UV Halloween Party. Includes many glow-in-the-dark activities to keep your little monsters entertained.

Trick 'n' treat fun

31st October 2022


Something interesting is coming to The Guildhall on Halloween Night. Watch this space for more details!

Gary Delany

3rd November 2022


Gary's last tour was extended four times and took in over 200 venues, he’s the premier gag smith of his generation and has become one of the most followed and quoted comedians in the country.

petty criminals - tom petty tribute

11th November 2022


Although Tom Petty is no longer with us, the UK and Europe's top Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers tribute band are keeping the music alive and performing his great songs to great reviews.

turin brakes

24th November 2022


Turin Brakes are an English band, who had a UK top 5 hit in 2003 with their song "Painkiller (Summer Rain)". Since starting out in 1999, the band have sold around one million records worldwide.

daft punk experience & Laser Show

2nd December 2022


The Daft Punk Tribute show is a visual light and impressive laser show that brings to life the sounds and mixes of these true great electronic performers.

elf! the musical

16th & 17th December 2023

£10 child, £20 adult, £40 family (2a 2c)

Axminster Drama Club bring you the story of Buddy the Elf, a human raised by elves, who is determined to remind his real father, who is on Santa's naughty list, about the true meaning of Christmas.

the guns N roses Experience

14th January 2023


The biggest and best and most in demand Gn'R tribute in Europe, and the only tribute band guitarist OFFICIALLY SUPPORTED by MARSHALL AMPS, just like the legendary SLASH himself.

the hollies story

19th January 2023


Follow The HOLLIES Story as two boys from the backstreets of Salford created a band to rival the Beatles and enjoyed dozens of chart hits along the way.

Forever queen

11th February 2023


Forever Queen are a four piece Queen tribute band based on the South Coast. For the last 10 years, the band has toured the UK and abroad, and after a successful visit in 2022, are back in Axminster.

Keeping bad company

18th February 2023


Over 2 hours of the best songs from Bad Company and Paul Rodgers, played by some of the best musicians on the rock concert circuit today and presented with full rock concert production.  

rws wrestling

4th March 2023

£6 Concessions, £10 Adults

A great family night of Sports Entertainment featuring Britain's top wrestlers in action. Championship, Tag, Ladies and more, 6 contests on the night.


8th April 2023

£15 Concessions, £18 Adults

Britcom is a live one-man impressions show in which The Man They Call G takes us on a trip down memory lane with an A to Z of uncanny impressions of favourite characters from classic British TV comedy.

the sandy denny experience

14th April 2023


Sandy Denny left a legacy of beautiful, haunting original compositions. The Julie July Band offer a celebration and tribute to Sandy's defining role in British Folk-Rock Music.

francis rossi

29th March 2023

£30, £45, £80

Status Quo legend Francis Rossi is taking up his acoustic guitar to bring you a selection of well-known hits and some previously not-performed-live-before tunes.  

bond on the rocks

6th May 2023


Bond On The Rocks is a 9 piece band that will shake and stir you through the music of James Bond, from the James Bond Theme to No Time To Die - and everything in between.

high jinx magic & illusion

10th June 2023

£12.50 Children, £14.50 Adults

Full of sensational magic, illusion and circus thrills. The High Jinx Show visits the Axminster, as part of it's 2023 tour. Coming to you direct from the Blackpool Tower Circus.

the very best of tommy cooper

14th July 2023

£17 (Under 18s), £20 Adults

This hilarious one-man show written by Danny Taylor focuses on Tommy Cooper’s legendary comedy act, recapturing his trademark mayhem and misfiring magic.

top secret - the magic of science

23rd September 2023


Fusing the mystery of magic with wondrous and miraculous feats of science. Hang on to your seats as we transform the venue into a real life science laboratory.