MATA Member Companies

All these companies are founder members of MATA and consists of companies that perform regularly at the Regal and are represented on the Board of Directors.

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (Barnstormers)


Founded in 1979, Barnstormers began by “barnstorming” their productions to a wide variety of West Somerset venues. These days they perform at the Regal Theatre, producing about three shows a year from musical plays to comedy; straight plays to cutting edge experimental drama; play readings and social events. Members of the Somerset Fellowship of Drama, they submit their productions for adjudication in county competitions and have achieved many successes.


Patrick Daley – Tel: 01643 707626 or 07880 345868 | Email: [email protected]

Minehead Dramatic Society

“Plaza Suite (Minehead Dramatic Society)” is locked Plaza Suite (Minehead Dramatic Society)

Drama; play readings, social events


Chris Rendell – Tel: 07598 038273 | Email: [email protected]

Minehead Panto People

Pantomine – Oh yes it is!


Jeannette Foster – Email: [email protected]

Regal Film Society

Film season runs from September to the end of June with monthly showings of new and classic films in the English language and from around the world. More about The Regal Theatre Society…


Victoria Thomas – Tel: 01643 831343 | Email: [email protected]

The Waterfront Theatre Company

Original work, musical theatre, drama, shows and dance.


Fred Owen – Tel: 01984 634035 | Email: [email protected]

01643 706430 | [email protected]