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Death and Decay Still Life

Starting from 12th November, 7:00pm

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What is Rural Touring?

Encounter astonishing, world class performances, live in your village. Thanks to inspiring local volunteers and funding from Arts Council England and Wiltshire Council, we present an amazing collection of the beat theatre, music, dance and visual arts in churches, village halls, back gardens, pubs, woods, and community rooms.


Pound Arts run a number of festivals throughout the year in and around Wiltshire.

Please choose from one of our exciting festivals below to discover more.



Magic and Mayhem Festival 2019

12th Nov - 17th Nov 19



Blue Sky Festival 2020

8th Jun - 14th Jun 20

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Steamed – A Dickensian Improvised Tale

19th December, 7:30pm


By Closer Each Day Company

Something distinctly Victorian and brandy buttered arrives at The Pound this Christmas, presented by the creators of Closer Each Day: The Improvised Soap Opera.

Steam ships, steam trains, steamed puddings, hilarious comedy, astonishing drama, endearing orphans and perhaps the odd catchy music hall number! This December join Closer Each Day Company for something distinctly Dickensian and entirely improvised,...

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The Selfish Giant

21st December, 11:00am

21st December, 2:30pm

22nd December, 11:00am

22nd December, 2:30pm

23rd December, 11:00am

23rd December, 2:30pm

24th December, 11:00am

“The snow covered up the grass with her great white cloak and the frost painted all the trees silver…”

This festive season you and your families are invited to step into a theatrical worlds where giants are your neighbours and a once beautiful garden is stuck in everlasting winter. Explore an extraordinary friendship, and how even the grumpiest giant’s heart can melt when Spring finally comes.


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Christmas. Time.

6th December, 7:30pm

Rural Touring and Near-Ta Theatre present ‘Christmas. Time.’ at North Bradley Peace Memorial Hall, Trowbridge, on Friday 6 December, 7.30pm. Tickets £10 (full), £5 (children).

North Bradley Peace Memorial Hall, Southwick Road, North Bradley BA14, 0SH

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Belshazzar’s Feast – Christmas Gig

21st December, 7:30pm

With glad tidings we welcome Belshazzar’s Feast back to The Pound. Paul Hutchinson and Paul Sartin return to Corsham with their annual festive show – Christmas starts here!

Belshazzars’ Feast start with traditional folk music, add a touch of classical and jazz, sprinkle over a few TV and movie themes, and top it off lashings of laughs for a unique live experience.

Paul Hutchinson (accordion) and Paul...

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Nick Cope’s Festive Family Show

14th December, 11:00am

14th December, 2:00pm

Nick Cope returns to Corsham in time for Christmas! This time with his fun family concert guaranteed to have you all giggling into the New Year. Expect new songs about head lice, hedgehogs, redundant robots, saving the polar bears and honey bees, gender stereotyping … the list goes on!

Nick Cope is a professional singer and songwriter, and has over 20 years of experience in music,...

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Mrs Lowry & Son (Cert PG)

Starting from 23rd January, 11:00am

About Us

The Pound arts centre offers a year round programme of performances, workshops, a youth theatre and exhibitions.

Our mission is to connect people through creativity.

Your Visit


A pre-show social, time to relax, work, meet up with friends, or grab a change of scenery with the little ones… All great ways to spend time in our café.

We are fully licensed and serve fresh, vegetarian and locally sourced food, including vegan and gluten free options.


The Pound offers a fully equipped auditorium seating 100 people. The seating can also be put away to create a large hall space. We have full AV capabilities and with a green room and technical booth it's the ideal place for performances, talks, conferences and classes.

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The Pound
Pound Pill
SN13 9HX

Box office (01249) 701 628
General (01249) 712 618

Opening Hours:

Monday to Saturday 9.30am to 9.30pm

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