Frome Festival tickets on sale

FROME Festival is back this year with the biggest ever line-up of more than 260 events and there is such a demand for some events that tickets have gone on sale early, before the box office opens on 22nd May.

Early tickets for all festival events at the Cheese and Grain can be bought directly from the hall’s box office. Festival guests at the Cheese and Grain include DJ Jo Whiley; singer-songwriter Andy Fairweather Low, historian David Olusoga, the Kris Barras Band, and singer-guitarist Wilko Johnson.

Events at the Ecos Amphitheatre and Merlin Theatre are available directly from the Merlin’s box office. Performances at these venues include poet Roger McGough, jazz band Radio Banska, a Frome College Centenary Concert and three performances of the new musical The Haunting of Richard the Third, by festival director Martin Dimery and with music by David Hynds.

Tickets for Blake at the Memorial Theatre are available from the theatre’s box office and online sales for music and social events at the Silk Mill are available for these through the venue’s website.

Pictured: Radio Banska, scheduled at the Ecos amphitheatre with its  jazz-infused blend of Levantine mystery, Balkan passion and Latin grooves.