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Theatre, Dance, Art & Music

Westway Cinema
The Westway, Cork Street.
Tel: 01373 465685

Memorial Theatre Complex
Christchurch Street West
Box Office 01373 462795

Merlin Theatre, Bath Road
Box Office 01373 465949

Theatre & Dance

Creative Dance & Drama
Merlin Theatre.
Age: 5 � 7 years
With: Annabelle Macfadyen
Tuesdays 4.15pm � 5.30pm
A newly established group aimed at
younger children created in response
to demand! These sessions aim to
develop children�s own creativity
and build self-confidence.
Tel:01373 465949 

Drama Club,
Merlin Theatre
Age: 8 � 11 years
With: Annabelle Macfadyen & Joanna Harvey
Saturday 10.00am � 12.00pm
Tel:01373 465949 

Merlin Youth Theatre,
Merlin Theatre
Age: 12 � 15
With: Marina Sossi & Neil Light
Wednesday 5.00pm � 7.00pm
Tel:01373 465949 

Merlin Young Company
Merlin Theatre
Ages: 15 � 19
With: Marina Sossi & Neil Light
Wednesday 7pm � 9pm
A new theatre group for young
people interested in creating
original theatre and performing
using improvisation, mime,
physical theatre, music and voice.
Tel: 01373 465949 

(Youth section of Frome Amateur Operatic Society)
Contact: Pauline Harris
Tel: 01373 464410
Take part in a musical
performing at the Memorial

Frome Drama Club
Contact: Lesley Goodall
Tel: 01373 467629
2 full length productions per year. 

Firestar Circus Art
Various locations ring for details.
Contact: Emily Barrett
Tel: 01373 471029
Full circus training. Courses
run for schools and groups
plus regular workshops.

Jill Wigham School of Dance (ARAD USTD)
Meet: St.John�s Hall
Vicarage Street Monday to
Friday and Frome College on Saturday.
Age: 3+
Tel: 01373 465512 

Classes for children from 3 years.
Jazz classes for teenagers.
Adult tap and body conditioning.
Meet: Dance Studio,
Frome Rugby Club, Gypsy Lane
Various times/days
Age: 3+
Contact: Debbie Kelly A.I.S.T.D.(Dip)
Tel: 01373 474481


Black Swan Arts
2 Bridge Street, Frome BA11 1BB
Contact: Louise Betts
Tel: 01373 473980
[email protected]
Web: www.blackswan.org.uk
Contemporary Art and Craft
centre offering workshops,
projects and activities for
young people. Telephone Black
Swan for more information. 

Enigma Pottery Classes
15 Vicarage Street, Frome
Contact: Jenny Barton
Tel: 01373 452079
[email protected]
Age 8+
Wednesday and Thursday 4.00pm � 5.00pm
Also offer one-day Saturday workshops
please contact for further details.

Frome S.O.D.A. (Society of Disabled Artists)
Meet every Friday 2.30pm � 4.30pm at
Frome Community College. 

Family Pottery
Age: 3years to 12 years plus parents.
Contact: Community Education
Tel: 01373 452018
Meet: Saturdays G Block
Frome Community College 

Frome Children�s Craft Club
Age: 5 � 10 years
Contact: Mrs A. Taylor
Tel: 01373 301676
Meet: Mondays 5pm �6.30pm
At: The Tannery, 41 Lower Keyford


Cheese and Grain, Market Yard, Frome
Telephone:01373 455420
Email: [email protected]
The music venue for all ages and tastes.

Frome Town Youth Band,
Band Room, Randolph Road
Meet: Saturday Beginners 9.30am � 10.20am
Performers 10.30am-12.30pm
Wednesday 7.30pm � 9.00pm
Music, instruments and uniform provided.
Come and learn how to play a brass
instrument complete beginner as
well as those who can play more
than a note welcome!
Come along, have a go and
become part of our happy band.
Age range: 8 - 108
Contact: Beth Carrick
Tel: 01373 830906

Jackdaws Educational Trust
Bridge House, Great Elm,
Frome BA11 3NY
Contact: Maureen Lehane-Wishart
Tel: 01373 812383
Weekend residential and
non-residential music courses.
From beginner through to
experienced. Also Junior Jackdaws.

Frome Youth Choirs,
Selwood SchoolMeet: Saturday 10.00am � 12.00pm
Age: 6+ to 18 years (Junior & Senior)
Tel: 01373 463125

Nunney Jazz Caf�, Nunney Village Hall
First Sunday in most months
child friendly, relaxed caf� atmosphere.
Time: 2.00pm � 5.00pm
Tel: 01373 836520

Handsome Llama Music Studios
Practice and recording rooms. Digital mastering & PA hire.
Tel:01373 461020
All equipment included.