Barnfield Theatre

Mike Westbrook Big Band Christmas Special

Event Date: 
11/12/2013 - 7:30pm
Venue: 
Barnfield Theatre, Exeter

Tickets: £12/£10

Acclaimed composer/band leader Mike Westbrook leads his 18-piece big band featuring vocalist Kate Westbrook and a galaxy of soloists, in an evening of Jazz Classics, Christmas songs, Originals, Ballads and Blues.

www.barnfieldtheatre.org.uk

Box office: 01392 271808

Sweet Black Angels

Event Date: 
12/12/2013 - 8:00pm
Venue: 
Barnfield Theatre, Exeter

Formed in 2003, the band has supported the likes of Alabama 3 and Wishbone Ash. They recorded their EP at the Levellers studio in Brighton and went on tour to promote it, which all sold out during the tour.

In August 2004 the band signed a promotion and distribution deal and released their debut album ‘Beneath Shadows’ in January 2005.

They have released 2 download singles from this album which have been played on radio stations around the world, recently enjoying a long stay on ISON Live in Australia.

Their first single ‘I Know What You’re Thinking’ has been played...

Once Upon a Tie

Event Date: 
04/12/2013 - 7:30pm to 08/12/2013 - 7:30pm
Venue: 
Barnfield Theatre, Exeter

This year Exeter Police & Hospital Players present a new pantomime for you. ‘Once Upon A Time’ takes you into the world of Pantoland, where Cinderella’s daughter Lottie is to marry Snow White’s son Prince Marvellous. There are of -course the Baddies, Evelyn the Wicked Witch – desperate for a holiday, with her helpers Nick and Nack. Also appearing is the dame Wishie Washie, and lots of favourites – including Red Riding Hood, Sleeping Beauty, Dick Whittington and the cat and lots more!

Will Lottie make it to marry her handsome Prince? To find out come along and enjoy this family...

TED meets: Andrew Lawrence

Authored by Huw Oxburgh
Posted: Wed, 11/06/2013 - 5:34pm

Andrew Lawrence is one the country's leading stand up comedians with appearences on Live at the Apollo and Stand up for the week as well as primetime comedy shows on BBC Radio 4

Andrew is bringing his unique mix of whimsy and misanthrophy to Exeter's Barnfield Theatre, TED caught up with him ahaed of the show.

Andrew you’re playing at the Barnfield Theatre this Friday are you looking forward to the show? Yeah whenever I’ve been down here in the past its always sold well with a good crowd, so yeah Exeter is a bit of a comedy town. This time of year it seems like there’s a...

Charlie Baker - Baker’s Dozen

Event Date: 
26/10/2013 - 8:00pm
Venue: 
Barnfield Theatre, Exeter

Charlie Baker’s versatile talent as a stand-up comedian and highly acclaimed jazz-singer and actor have their perfect platform in this critically acclaimed show where he takes the biggest selling songs of the last thirteen years putting a brand new twist on them mixed with Baker’s “comedy gold”.

Tickets: £12 (£10)

Box office: 01392 271808

www.barnfieldtheatre.org.uk

West End Showcase 2013

Event Date: 
29/11/2013 - 7:00pm
Venue: 
Barnfield Theatre, Exeter

The new Theatre School for the West End triple threat performer in acting, singing and dancing opened in January this year and now has over 40 talented students with some already enrolling in London Drama Schools.

Come and support them and enjoy original numbers from ‘Legally Blonde’, ‘Hairspray’, ‘Saturday Night Fever’, ‘Tarzan’, ‘Les Miserables’, acting scenes from the ‘Wizard of Oz’ and ‘Charlie and the Chocolate Factory’ and ensemble singing from ‘Rent’ and many more.

Richard Dale trained at Arts Ed under scholarship and as an actor performed in West End productions...

Arabian Nights

Event Date: 
13/11/2013 - 7:00pm to 16/11/2013 - 7:00pm
Venue: 
Barnfield Theatre, Exeter

Long, long ago in a faraway land of mystery and wonder, celebrations for the wedding night of King Shahrayer are under way. By morning the new Queen Shahrazad is to be put to death like all the king’s young brides before her. However she has one gift that could save her – the gift of storytelling. With her mischievous imagination and silver tongue, the young Queen spins magical tales night after night to captivate her vengeful husband and preserve her life. Each story must entertain the king but it must also teach him something about himself so that his heart will soften and he will learn...

A Harmony of Angels - A Demonstration of Clairvoyance

Event Date: 
22/10/2013 - 7:30pm
Venue: 
Barnfield Theatre, Exeter

Harry and Pauline Aldritt, Karen Hamon, Margaret Marciniak, Rachel Rendelland Karen Sands.

An Evening of Clairvoyance with a group of Mediums who have over 100 years experience.

Tickets: £7 (£3.50)

www.barnfieldtheatre.org.uk

Mary Coughlan

Event Date: 
24/10/2013 - 8:00pm
Venue: 
Barnfield Theatre, Exeter

Singing the Blues from the Heart

Honesty is the best policy. As it is in song, so it is in life for Mary Coughlan.

“If you don’t wash your own dirty linen, the press’ll do it for you,” she part roars, part giggles in an ‘I’ve got the measure of you, boy’ kind of tone. “But they can say what they like because they’ll never be able to say anything about me that anybody would be shocked about or that I would be ashamed of. Not any more.

Such a forthright preemptive strike is not untypical of a singer whose first album bore the title Tired and Emotional. At twenty-eight...

Memories are Made of This

Event Date: 
16/10/2013 - 2:30pm
Venue: 
Barnfield Theatre, Exeter

Nostalgia just doesn’t come any better! Another sensational show from the producers of ‘Memory Lane’, ‘All our Yesterdays’ and ‘Rolling back the Years’. One of the biggest shows of its kind in the UK, taking the audience on a thrilling and breathtaking musical journey through the 40′s, 50′s, 60′s, and 70′s. Stunning costumes! Brilliant choreography!

‘West End’ and international vocalists, along with the stunning ‘Memory Lane’ dancers perform some of the greatest hits from each decade including Swing, Country and Western, Movies and Musicals to name but a few. Includes songs by...

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