Taunton Festival of the Arts

Formed in 1913, the Taunton Festival of the Arts reflects the performing arts and additional events

Formed in 1913, the Taunton Festival of the Arts reflects the performing arts and additional events for young adults and children.

Operating as usual

23/01/2023

Update to dance syllabus: You may now enter as many solos as you wish!

21/01/2023

Update to dance syllabus: You may now enter as many solos as you wish!

21/01/2023

Update to dance syllabus: You may now enter as many solos as you wish!

19/01/2023

Entries for the 2023 dance festival are now open. All entries and payments will be taken online via the new website. The closing date is the 27th February unless unprecedented number entries occur, in which case we reserve the right to close entry early. You can enter now via our website https://www.tauntonfestival.org.uk

16/01/2023

Entries for the 2023 dance festival are now open. All entries and payments will be taken online via the new website. The closing date is the 27th February unless unprecedented number entries occur, in which case we reserve the right to close entry early. You can enter now via our website https://www.tauntonfestival.org.uk

General 1 — Taunton Festival of the Arts 12/01/2023

General 1 — Taunton Festival of the Arts

Our dance syllabus is now out, we hope to have entries open soon, so watch this space! Visit our website to see to see the syllabus! https: //www.tauntonfestival.org.uk/dance-festival

General 1 — Taunton Festival of the Arts Dance Festival Taunton Dance Festival 2023 2023 UpdateThere will be a Full dance festival at Queen’s College, Taunton, on the 30th May and 4th June 2023. Classes will be limited first come, first served. Entry may be closed early if unprecedented entries occur. Please take the time to read the syl...

10/01/2023

Our dance syllabus is now out, we hope to have entries open soon, so watch this space! Visit our website to see to see the syllabus! https: //www.tauntonfestival.org.uk/dance-festival

06/01/2023

Music Festival entries have closed after an extended opening period.

06/01/2023

Calling all potential volunteers. Could you give up 3hrs of your time to help the music festival run?

Volunteering at a local festival not only provides an opportunity to support the performing arts in your area, but it’s also lots of fun! Could you give up a few hours of your time between the 30th January and 10th February (excluding weekends). Message us or email [email protected]

01/01/2023

Music Festival entries will close on the 6th January after an extended opening period.

24/12/2022

Wishing everyone a very Merry Christmas and A Happy 2023 from everyone at Taunton Festival of the Arts

Photos from King's Hall School's post 25/11/2022

Photos from King's Hall School's post

12/11/2022

Entries for our exciting Pop vocals competition are now open. This competition gives the opportunity for local emerging pop and contemporary artists music soloists, duos and bands, with an industry professional adjudicator in the chair, and cash prizes to be won! To enter follow the link; https://www.tauntonfestival.org.uk

10/11/2022

Entries for the popular music festival are now open! To enter simply visit our website where you can book and pay for your classes. https://www.tauntonfestival.org.uk/

09/11/2022

Entries for our exciting Pop vocals competition are now open. This competition gives the opportunity for local emerging pop and contemporary artists music soloists, duos and bands, with an industry professional adjudicator in the chair, and cash prizes to be won! To enter follow the link; https://www.tauntonfestival.org.uk/

07/11/2022

Entries for the popular music festival are now open! To enter simply visit our website where you can book and pay for your classes. https://www.tauntonfestival.org.uk/

10/10/2022

Taunton Junior & Young Dancer of the Year Competition was held yesterday.
A big thank you to our adjudicators Paul Doyle and Emma Mason and congratulations to all of the candidates, for their energy and beautiful dancing.
This years winners:

Young Dancer:

Winner - Emma Hutchins
Runner up - Lily-Rain Fuller

Junior Dancer:

Winner - Megan Boyd
Runner up - Daisy Beebee

Matt Round Photography has taken some fantastic photos, please do have a look.

08/10/2022

Come and watch our Taunton Junior and Young Dancer of the Year Competition on Sunday 9th October at 2pm at Queen's College, Taunton. Tickets sold on the door, £6 for adults', children free. Cash or card accepted.

07/10/2022

Come and watch our Taunton Junior and Young Dancer of the Year Competition on Sunday 9th October at 2pm at Queen's College, Taunton. Tickets sold on the door, £6 for adults', children free. Cash or card accepted.

01/10/2022

Not long left to enter this exciting and fun day suited for all, whether you're looking for more audition experience, or to have some fun with friends, this day has it all. Students from across the Southwest to experience a day of workshops culminating in a performance and awards ceremony!

Visit our website to book your place now! https://www.tauntonfestival.org.uk/dance-competitions

29/09/2022

Aged 8 and above? Love to dance? Desperate to get on stage? Have a great day out with friends? with prestigious teachers, workshops, and awards to be won its a day for everyone!

Visit our website to book your place now! https://www.tauntonfestival.org.uk/dance-competitions

20/09/2022

*IMPORTANT NOTICE*

Due to unforeseen circumstances, we have had to change the date. Taunton Young & Junior Dancer will now be held on the Sunday 9th October at Queen’s College, Taunton.

If you have submitted your entry form, you should have received an email. Please check spam boxes.

Apologies for the inconvenience with this.

To enter or for more information follow the link; https://www.tauntonfestival.org.uk/dance-competitions

04/09/2022

We're excited to announce that entry for Taunton Junior and Young Dancer of the Year is now open! The event will take place on Saturday 22nd October 2022 at Queen's College Taunton. Spaces are limited so book early to avoid disappointment! Visit our website to book your place https://www.tauntonfestival.org.uk/dance-competitions

04/09/2022

We're excited to announce that entry for Taunton Junior and Young Dancer of the Year is now open! The event will take place on Saturday 22nd October 2022 at Queen's College Taunton. Spaces are limited so book early to avoid disappointment! Visit our website to book your place https://www.tauntonfestival.org.uk/dance-competitions

15/07/2022

Our Festival depends on a team of volunteers to plan and organise our events. New volunteers are always welcome. At the moment, we are in need of someone to run our Piano Festival. Please contact Martin at [email protected] for further information if you are interested.

11/07/2022

Our Festival depends on a team of volunteers to plan and organise our events. New volunteers are always welcome. At the moment, we are in need of someone to run our Piano Festival. Please contact Martin at [email protected] for further information if you are interested.

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