Oliver the Musical at The Beacon

Jigsaw Stage Productions will very soon be bringing Charles Dickens’ beloved novel to life with their April 2018 production of the Lionel Bart hit show ‘Oliver’! This year the adult cast are delighted to be joined by a talented group of local children who...

Wantage Literary Festival 2018

The Wantage (not just) Betjeman Literary Festival has been renamed The Wantage Literary Festival and is a collection of events covering literature, poetry, comedy, history, science, the arts and much more. The festival is dedicated to promoting the written (and...

Wantage Camera Club 2017

We have a new gallery of local photographs – all taken by members of Wantage Camera Club, a group of enthusiasts who – between them – use a wide range of cameras from high level DSLRs all the way down to mobile phones . The club runs a varied...

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...

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...