A play with difference premiers in Exmouth

Authored by Clive_Impisi
Posted: Wed, 03/18/2015 - 7:24pm

Local playwright Clive Essame has seen his play ‘Impisi’ performed by CEDA at the Exmouth Pavilion.

The cast, playwright Clive and director Anthony Richards worked together to put on a spectacular performance of the play ‘Impisi’ which is set in the African wilderness at Exmouth Pavilion.

The performance told the heartwarming story of a lion who became injured, the lion has to overcome his disability and learn to hunt again. Despite being mocked and teased by some of the animals the lion makes an unlikely ally with a hyena who helps him to accept his difference.

A Review of Gone Girl

Authored by Ashleigh Sandford
Posted: Fri, 03/13/2015 - 11:03am

David Fincher takes a stab at the enigmatic femme fatale: Gillian Flynn’s best-seller, Gone Girl.

The story of Gone Girl presents the conflict of a feminist psychopath against a misogynist jerk in what might be the most deranged marriage cinemas have ever seen.

Standby For Tape Back-Up by Ross Sutherland

Event Date: 
23/03/2015 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm
The BikeShed Theatre, Exeter

“Two years ago, I found a videotape in my loft. On it: one and a half films, one quiz show and two sit-coms. Somehow, it became the story of my life” (Ross Sutherland)

After a hard-drive crash and a near death experience, Ross Sutherland found himself house-bound with only one thing for company: an old videotape that once belonged to his granddad.

Learning about disability in Devon through drama

Authored by Clive_Impisi
Posted: Tue, 03/03/2015 - 11:25am

Local writer Clive Essame is working with charity CEDA (Community Equality Disability Action) to develop an exciting play set in the African wilderness. The play is about acceptance and is told by the characters all of which are African animals.

The play Impisi will be performed at Exmouth Pavilion on March 12th at 7pm.

Clive writes about disability, difference and acceptance using different African animals to bring the tale to life. Clive is passionate about helping to create a society that is knowledgeable about disability and creates a level playing field for all.

A Play with a Difference at Exmouth Pavilion

Authored by Clive_Impisi
Posted: Mon, 02/09/2015 - 2:56pm

A local writer is working with charity CEDA to develop an exciting play set in the African wilderness about accepting disability and difference.

The play Impisi will be performed at Exmouth Pavilion on March 12th at 7pm.
Clive Essame is a creative writer and playwright based in Devon. He writes about disability, difference and acceptance using African animals to tell the story.

Impisi Run By CEDA

Event Date: 
12/03/2015 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Exmouth Pavilion

Welcome to the South African savannah, where an unlikely friendship between a bold young lion and an insightful hyena tells a tale of acceptance, courage and strength in the face of adversity.

Impisi is a play that addresses important issues around prejudice, bullying, disability and difference, delivering a powerful message of acceptance.

GLORIATOR at The Bike Shed Theatre

Authored by PMM_2014
Posted: Tue, 02/03/2015 - 6:17pm

12th, 13th & 14th February, tickets from £8

“Russell Crowe may not be available and their budget is limited, but they are determined it will be a show you’ll never forget...”

This February South West based comedy duo Spitz & Co return to Exeter’s The Bike Shed Theatre for what the theatre’s co-founder David Lockwood has described as “the funniest thing he’s ever seen.” A big claim, but one that appears to be echoed by audiences and critics alike and culminating in the production winning the Critic’s Choice Award at the 2014 Exeter ignite Festival.

Handlebards - Shakespeare at Exeter Cathedral Chapter House

Event Date: 
25/03/2015 - 7:30pm to 26/03/2015 - 9:30pm
Exeter Cathedral Chapter House

On 28th May 2014 the HandleBards – four men on four bicycles – cycled out of London. Their mission? A 2000 mile tour across the UK, Holland and Belgium, carrying all the necessary set, props, costumes and camping equipment to perform two of Shakespeare’s greatest plays – Macbeth and The Comedy of Errors - seventy-two times. Since then, they’ve delighted audiences at, amongst others, the Tour de France, the Commonwealth Games and the Edinburgh Fringe.

exetreme Teen Day - Part of exetreme imagination

Event Date: 
29/10/2014 - 10:30am to 8:30pm

Wednesday 29 Oct is the festival’s (exetreme imagination) teen day, packed full of author talks, creative writing and drama workshops and performances all aimed at young adults who want to be inspired!

The day will involve:


Event Date: 
06/11/2014 - 7:30pm
Cygnet Theatre, Exeter

Introducing award winning AsOne Theatre Company’s
next new piece of writing, the play PASSION By Stephanie Dale

True stories of War and Love 100 years apart

Playwright – Stephanie Dale
Director – Peter Leslie Wild
Composer/Arranger/MD Tim Laycock