PERFORMERS and entertainers from the Taunton area are sought for a ‘Five Minute Festival’.

Taunton Thespians are inviting you to sign up for their first foray into this alternative event on Friday and Saturday, June 7-8.

Musicians, dramatists, poets, dancers, and spoken-word performers are encouraged to sign up with their ideas for cramming creative activity into a five-minute burst.

For an entry form or further details email There is no entry fee for performers and tickets will be on sale to the public.