Mells Daffodil Festival, Mells, nr Frome Mon 2 April
World famous dancer and choreographer Carlos Acosta *swoon *, who just happens to live in the locale, will be opening this year’s celebrations – one of the best village fairs in Somerset.
The Carole King Musical, Bristol Hippodrome, Tues 3 – Sat 7 April
The very rich tapestry of the singer-songwriter’s life and work.
Mary Stuart, Theatre Royal Bath, Weds 4 – Sat 14 April
The brilliant Juliet Stevenson (Truly, Madly Deeply; Bend it Like Beckham) and Lia Williams (Wallis Simpson in The Crown) toss a coin to decide who will play Mary Queen of Scots and who will play Elizabeth I at each performance of Friedrich Schiller’s play.
The Fabulous La Voix, Komedia Bath, Fri 6 April
Britain’s Got Talent and Ab Fab movie’s La Voix take big divas – Tina Turner, Shirley Bassey, Liza Minnelli, Cher – and makes ’em her own.
Kim Wilde: Here Come the Aliens, Westlands, Yeovil, Fri 6 April
The kid’s not in America, she’s in Somerset.
Vegan market, Cheese & Grain, Frome Sat 7 April
Plant-based food, drink, clothes, gifts and cruelty-free cosmetics at the first of a regular vegan market – always on the first Sat of the month.
Mediaeval Falconry Day, Bishop’s Palace, Wells, Sat 7 April
Fantastic flying displays, info and majestic birds, plus all their Easter stuff.